Spring is just around the corner and you must be eagerly awaiting it. It’s one of the best seasons in Puerto Banús, where a wide range of different activities can be enjoyed. Of course there’s no shortage of sunshine in this privileged area of the Spanish coast, but the start of spring always brings milder temperatures and invites anybody passing through the region to take a stroll through its parts, walk along the seafront promenade or enjoy a bit of trekking in mountainous areas such as La Concha.

The luxury boutiques in Puerto Banús also prepare their new collections, full of the season’s most exquisite trends and brands by renowned designers that will delight lowers of haute couture. The Beach Clubs also get into gear for the Easter season by promoting their culinary creativity, and their terraces start to fill up with people who are addicted to good weather and great cocktails.

But without a shadow of a doubt the most important sporting event of the spring will be Ironman 70.3 in Marbella. Following on from last year’s success, the city will once again play host to world class triathletes and celebrities from the sporting world, allowing us all to enjoy this sporting spectacle. Would you like to find out more?

Ironman 70.3 in Marbella: The top springtime competition

The Marbella Ironman 70.3 is a triathlon consisting of 1.9 km swimming, 90 km cycling and 21.2 km running. The unique location of this district between the sea and the mountains, along with its enviable climate, make it the perfect place for hosting this competition.

Taking into account the sort of distances that are covered, the trial will take place between several locations, including Cártama, Monda and Coín. The start and finish line will be on the beach at Puerto Banús.

This is an extremely important event because it is a classifier for the Ironman 70.3 world championship, which will be contested this year in Nice, France. This means that triathletes from all over the world will meet to try to get a place in this event. It’s going to be very exciting!

It’s always impressive to be able to appreciate the sporting quality of these triathletes, but following their progress with such a pretty and extraordinary backdrop is impossible anywhere other than the Ironman 70.3 in Marbella.Benabola Hotel y Apartamentos

Where to stay during the competition

Hundreds of competitors, family members and fans will come to the area to experience Ironman 70.3 in Marbella, just like last year, when as well as enjoying all the pleasures that the Costa del Sol has to offer, they stayed at the best hotel in Puerto Banús with benabola.com.

In addition we’re offering a SPECIAL DISCOUNT COUPON for triathletes and their friends. Contact us to take advantage of this discount.

At Hotel Benabola we always try to offer the best services. Now you can enjoy this event while staying in one of our suites or multi-bedroom lofts with marina views. Enjoy our range of gourmet and vegetarian cuisine. And if you need any more convincing of the quality of our service, just visit our Sky Lounge and enjoy the best seasonal cocktails. We’re looking forward to welcoming you!