Boutique Hotel Investment Opportunity in Malaga, Andalusia, Spain

Location: West Coast Costa del Sol, Equidistant Between Malaga and Marbella, North of Fuengirola, Spain

Name: Roca Tranquila

Guide Price: €4.2m

No. of Keys: Currently a 9 Bedroom Residence…Can expand to 25 Keys


The Opportunity: An historic estate, dating back to 1955, once owned by Baron Killisch Von Horn, acquired by the current owners, Bent and Marianne, in 1998, a Danish couple who fell in love with the area and views of Malaga, high up on the hills.

Bent is a former restaurant chef and front person of culinary TV programmes in his home country, who developed the current building between 2006 and 2009 and established a Michelin-starred restaurant, in 2011.

A new owner will be able to realise their own vision with Roca Tranquila. Opportunities include a Gourmet Restaurant, Boutique Hotel and/or as a Private Mansion. Bent and Marianne have invested more than €8m in the company (mainly in the property). The option is acquire the the company, currently unencumbered, which provides the opportunity to fund part of the purchase with debt. Further, the legal setup gives flexibility to structure the new ownership optimally, in terms of taxation.

The total size of the house is 2,463 sqm on 4,740 sqm of land, with:
• Alarm system
• Automatic gate with video cameras
• Telephone & Internet connection
• Air conditioning hot & cold
• Under floor heating (gas)
• Fireplaces
• Heated swimming pool


• Barbecue area
• Wine Cellar
• Cinema 3D
• A original Pizza oven from Italy in the garden
• Private lift
• Own gas deposit
• Own water deposit
• Sun panels
• Fitness Centre
• Garage
• Private parking
For a walk-through of the premises, click here
• Guard house
• Boiler room
• Machine room
• Own electric transformer
• Ventilation system
• Hi-Fi installation
• Professional kitchen fully fitted
• Bodega
• A organic vegetable garden and a large variety of fruit trees
• 9 bedrooms with 9 bathrooms and 1 independent apartment with living room, kitchen, one bedroom and one bathroom
Opportunity to expand into 25 large rooms in total.

Scope to acquire neighbouring house/plot for further expansion. DTO

Main Photo: The main house, as is

Tenure: Freehold

Flag and Management: Both free

Current Owner: A private Danish couple

Agent: The Hotel Property Team

Guide Price: €4.2m for the property as is…The owner is happy to see through the addition of the extra rooms.

Date Posted: September 2020

THPT Comment: A great opportunity to acquire this fabulous estate, with great views of Malaga and the Sea, perfect for either an owner-manager, or a hotel group with a portfolio of boutique hotels….. and at a great price.

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