Zagaleta Arcadio G-22

Created in 2016 this ultra-modern property is nestled in La Zagaleta Golf & Country Club, one of the most exclusive and highly sought after residential areas of Southern Spain.

A project goal was to integrate aesthetically pleasing aspects and design specifications into the overall creative concept while minimizing unnecessary «add-ons», and to maintain a balance between the dynamic design, structural efficiency and overall artful value in order to reward the adventurous owners with up-to-date functionality, maximum comfort and privacy.

The project of villa Arcadio meets the usual distinct criteria and standards of contemporary design allows to live in the modern era where minimalism is in fashion, sustainability is in demand, comfort is a must and a combination of architectural elements and building and finishing materials means sophisticated elegance; although it would still consider the individual bold taste of the owner. It can be called a challenging project and also an exceptional pioneering home in the area where Mediterranean mansions and traditional countryside estates dominate the neighbourhood.

The villa’s design takes advantage of the latest building technology and innovations in construction, and a wide use of materials selected according to modernity and distinctiveness to emphasize the concept of progressive architecture and to instil this home with its own unique style and outstanding character. The smart and flexible layout of this one-of-a-kind contemporary residence speaks of freedom, excitement, adventure, vitality and dynamic positive thinking of the 21st-century living.

The house features a spacious living area, a lounge / salon, a formal dining area and fabulous Italian gourmet customizable Valcucine kitchen, 6 bedrooms with bathrooms en-suite and 1 guest toilet, dressing rooms, a SPA-area with sauna and indoor pool, gym, game room, wine cellar, big garage, etc. A specially designed lift allows to move comfortably between the floors.

Unrivalled refinement and delightful attention to details add to the unique character of the fabulous property where elegant beauty blends with ergonomics and you enjoy the play of the roofline and asymmetrical facades, modern materials and traditional noble wood and marble, abundant windows and glass doors that create a connection to the outdoors, water features setting the mood and transforming the entire look and feel of the landscape.

The multi-functional eco-friendly furniture of the top European brands (mostly from the leading luxury French designer furniture company Roche Bobois) represents current trends towards an eye-catching sleek, contemporary and exceptionally stylish design with chic flair. A high-tech custom symmetrical double fireplace (8 meters high), sophisticated lightning, contemporary art objects and accent pieces give the house its very modern exclusive look. Despite the restricted contemporary palette of colours used in completing the décor, the elegant interior looks vivid, vibrant and hip.

Modern Villa in Benahavís


  • Orientation South-West
  • Surface 1.145 m²
  • Plot 3.316 m²
  • Status Finished

The architects’ fantasy and the craftsmanship of the builders and technicians made everything truly special here and transformed the most ordinary home areas into the extraordinary ones. For example, the magical setting of the contemporary indoor swimming pool area creates 'a-world-within-a world', a spectacular and sensational escape in the blink of an eye transporting you into the surreal alternate kingdom Far Far Away from rush, stress and busy life. The captivating heated pool features an impressive waterfall side drop, while gym and SPA - area with sauna are crafted to maximise space and light and to add glint to the luxurious contemporary house completing the workout space with elegance and style.

Wine collection calls for more than an average wine rack in this contemporary home wine cellar. Uniquely versatile and space efficient, glass-enclosed trendy wine racks will put the prized collection and your favourite vintages on display, and there is enough space that can be transformed into a seating area for entertaining your friends or a personal wine tasting room. The wine cellar takes advantage of the lights that have been carefully chosen not to compromise the overall appearance, and LED downlights, display and showcase lighting play a certain role in creating the right ambiance here. 

The basement level offers plenty of space and its flexible usage, allowing the owners to tailor the home's functionality to their lifestyle and turn it into an entertaining haven. Outside, the modern style landscaped gardens, innovative water features and a swimming pool function in perfect harmony with the house making the indoor and outdoor spaces meld into one.

The house faces South-West which is especially beneficial in winter. During the day natural light provides effective internal lighting maximizing visual comfort and reducing energy use, while in the evening the famous Mediterranen sunsets and the incredible panoramic views towards the sea, African coast, the Rock of Gibraltar, picturesque Andalusian hills and green golf courses take your breath away.

In a nutshell, villa Arcadio is a contemporary architectural jewel created for those who seek a stunning high-end property that has been designed to impress - and it did that when it became the winner of the prestigious International Property Awards and received 2 “Oscars” of the real estate world as the National Winner in Spain and the Best Residential Property in Europe.