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Storage companies in Puerto de la Duquesa

Self-contained storage companies in Puerto de la Duquesa are sought after by the many holiday home owners and residents in this idyllic part of the Costa del Sol.

The small marina of Puerto de la Duquesa is one of the Costa del Sol´s most beautiful finds. It may be small in comparison to some of its more illustrious neighbours, but this quaint port offers visitors all types of amenities and facilities.

If you are looking for self-contained storage facilities in Duquesa, on the western end of the Costa del Sol.

Duquesa self-storage companies include separate self-storage units with 24 hour private access.

With 300 berths, this beautiful marina has maintained its original charm and attracts visitors from all over Europe.  Although several new blocks of apartments have been built around the marina, and some property development continues in the area, most of it is on the opposite side of the road to Duquesa Port, and has not affected the harbour itself.

There is an ever-increasing English speaking population here, and there are many visitors from the north of Spain in July and August. During the summer months there is a quaint street market along the waterside offering all manner of local goods. The harbour side is closed to normal traffic making it a safer area for children, and Duquesa is still a working fishing port.

Duquesa is definitely one of the more understated marinas on the Costa del Sol, and also offers water sports facilities on the local beaches, including scuba diving, kite surfing, pedaloes and water skiing. Some of the most beautiful, unspoilt beaches in Andalucia stretch to the east and west of the marina, and sun beds and parasols can be hired for a reasonable price.

Golf enthusiasts are spoilt for choice at this end of the Costa del Sol, and the recently improved Duquesa course is one of the best in Andalucia. Also, Sotogrande and the famous Valderrama course are only 15 minutes away by car.

With families in mind, the fabulous Selwo Wildlife Park is situated just a few kilometres east of Estepona town, and can be easily reached by car. Boasting over 2,000 semi-free animals, and 200 species, this is a wonderland for children and adults alike. The animals are well cared for and enjoy roaming around in over 100 hectares of semi-natural environment. Just over the ravine, where the zebras and camels live, open safari trucks operate in two directions around the park, and most of the larger animals can be seen from here.

Brown bears, tigers, lions, elephants and giraffes can all be viewed at a comfortable distance, and there are also plenty of smaller species to see – the meerkats being a particular favourite. A café and restaurant facilities are also situated throughout the park.

La Duquesa also boasts some of the most beautiful, unspoilt beaches in Andalucia, which stretch to the east and west of the marina. Sun beds and parasols can be hired HYPERLINK "http://www.ustore-it.eu" uStore-it offers self-contained storage units in Manilva and Duquesa, Costa del Sol.