Elviria is located about 7 kilometers from the center of Marbella on one of the best stretches of beach on the Costa del Sol. It is a lively low density residential areas with many amenities. As the center of Marbella east it has all shopping facilities and many restaurants and bars. The area is covered with vegetation; native pine trees and cork oaks are found all over and parks and green zones divide residential areas.
Elviria is a villa area with some low rise luxury apartment complexes between the villas. Some of the best apartment complexes in Elviria are: Hacienda Elviria, Elviria Hills, Hacienda Playa, El Manantial de Santa Maria, White Pearl Beach and Cerrado de Elviria. Villas are priced from about 500.000 euros for a three bedroom villa on a medium plot to over 2 million for the biggest villas. A two bedroom apartment in one of the better complexes can be bought for around a minimum of 250.000 euros. The best penthouses in the area can cost well over a million even in the current economical climate.