• 5 Bedrooms 5 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms 5 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 10 + 2 Sleeps 10 + 2
  • Light Housekeeping Light Housekeeping
  • Heated Pool Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub Hot Tub
  • Gym & Sauna Gym & Sauna
  • Games Room Games Room
  • Child Friendly Child Friendly
  • Golf Perks* Golf Perks*
  • Car Charger Car Charger
  • Eco-Friendly Features Eco-Friendly Features

Directly on San Roque Golf, Villa Atenea is a classically refined, 5 bedroom villa sleeping 12, enveloped in glorious gardens with a private putting green, gym, games room, hot tub and tempting 20m heated pool.

Alongside beautiful art and antiques are family-pleasing facilities, while the breathing space at Villa Atenea makes it ideal for big family get-togethers.

A full-size pool table, table football, goal posts, giant poolside chess set and tree swing will delight younger guests, while the hot tub and pool heating make it a welcoming space at any time of year.

At a glance

Classically-styled luxury villa with direct access to San Roque Golf Club

Children will be in seventh heaven at Villa Atenea with its games room, pool table, table football, giant chess, garden goalposts and tree swing!

Golfers love the private putting green, use of the owner's buggy and private access onto San Roque Golf.

Relax in landscaped gardens with heated pool, you could be mistaken for staying in a 5-star boutique hotel

Limber up for a round of golf in the gym with equipment including a vibration plate, treadmill and bike

The principal living space features a magnificent Steinway piano and cathedral-style double height ceilings

Sleeps 10 + 2 in four spacious bedroom suites plus a separate apartment

Welcome to Villa Atenea


At the heart of the prestigious San Roque Golf Club, cocooned in a private cul-de-sac, lies Villa Atenea. Electric gates open to the impressive courtyard entrance of this generously proportioned 5 bedroom villa.

Villa Atenea is a family home of substance. Set over two floors, the luxuriously appointed villa is replete with art and unique details, and yet manages to stay welcoming and homely.  

A choice of sumptuous living spaces, a chef grade kitchen and summer kitchen, en suite bedrooms on ground and first floors, and sublime lawned gardens and pool deck with giant chess – Villa Atenea is ideal for big family gatherings.

The owners have installed a fabulous art collection, where modern works from Bill Mack, Peter Lik, Armani and Versace sit harmoniously alongside classic wall frescoes, antiques and a magnificent Steinway piano.


Walk through the doors of Villa Atenea and you are greeted by an opulent hallway with a domed ceiling, wall frescos and sculptures. The spacious interiors are brimming with art. The collection includes works from Armani and Versace, as well as luxurious designer furnishing throughout. 

The main hall features an impressive entrance out to the terrace, which works perfectly for celebrations, where guests can head straight to the garden and terraces.

To the left of the entrance hall is the kitchen and access to the one bedroom apartment. To the right, a luminous hallway with arched windows leads to a formal dining room for 10 guests, the ground floor living room with cathedral double-height ceiling and Steinway piano, the conservatory games room and principal bedroom with dressing room and sauna. 

From the living room, stairs lead up to an impressive mezzanine sitting/TV lounge and three further en suite bedrooms all with access to golf-view terraces.


If your idea of the perfect Spanish holiday is whiling away your days outdoors, then Villa Atenea is for you. 

Upstairs, the main terrace enjoys views to the golf course and each first floor bedroom has access to the terrace. Downstairs, the main terrace occupies the length of the villa and features a central lounge area and dining spaces on both sides.

The heavenly lawn wraps around the villa where your private putting green awaits. Younger guests will appreciate the goal posts, badminton set, tree swing and giant poolside chess. 

The lower half of the garden is dedicated to poolside entertainment with a 20 metre soft water pool and designer double and single sun loungers. A hot tub complete with LED lighting, a circular al fresco dining area with an American-style BBQ and a double conservatory with gym and fully equipped kitchen completes the outdoor entertainment space.


Villa Atenea includes a separate one bedroom aparment, located on the ground floor with access from both the entrance courtyard and from the garage to the house. Its an ideal space for teenagers or staff who want their own space.

Comprising a living/dining area with a sofa, TV, work desk, bar stool dining for two.

The bedroom is simply furnished with a 160cm bed, 2 bedside tables with lamps. Modern shower room with walk-in shower, single washbasin, toilet.

Additional sleeping space can be offered in the living room for two more guests.

How Villa Atenea works for you


  • 4 en-suite bedrooms in the main house including an 80m2 ground floor principal bedroom with dressing area and sauna
  • Separate 1-bedroom apartment with living room sleeping 2-4 guests or staff.
  • Ground and mezzanine gallery living rooms
  • Conservatory games room with a pool table, table football and darts
  • Kitchen with Gaggenau and Siemens appliances including two traditional ovens, a steam oven and a heating oven for plates, an integrated coffee machine, wine cooler, heating oven for plates, gas hob, integrated Teppanyaki hot plate and deep fryer, an American-style double fridge, separate freezer and a dishwasher. 
  • Glorious 4,500m2 plot with extensive gardens and a 20 metre softwater swimming pool with automatic solar cover (can be heated)
  • HotSpring hot tub featuring LED lights and bluetooth music plugin extension
  • Well-equipped outdoor summer kitchen, with Heston Blumenthal grill, Rangemaster oven and Argentine-style BBQs
  • Private putting green and direct access via a garden gate to the fairways of San Roque golf course
  • Garden conservatory gym with treadmill, bike, Power Plate, yoga mats, selection of free weights, TV and a wood burner. 
  • Garage parking for one and bikes, plus off-street driveway parking for several cars
  • Use of owner’s golf buggy and special rates* on San Roque Golf
  • Smart TV in gallery living room and principal bedroom
  • Sonos sound systems and Echo Dot, voice-activated and automated lighting
  • Hot & cold air conditioning in living areas and all bedrooms and apartment, plus underfloor heating throughout main villa
  • * Fees apply, please ask for further details


The main living room is located on the ground floor, divided into two sitting areas and features an impressive double height ceiling.

Spacious and beautifully presented with bespoke high quality furnishings. 

Sitting area 1: Two three seater sofas and a central table around a working fireplace with Smart TV above. 

Sitting area 2: Two sofas, two leather armchairs, two bar style chairs and a central table. 

There is a desk in the corner of the room and an incredible Peter Lik original photography print runs along the back wall. 

Stairs lead up to the mezzanine gallery sitting room furnished with an L-shaped leather sofa and coffee table in front of a working fireplace. A glass table seats four guests, and there is a further work space and wall-mounted TV.

The formal dining room can be found adjacent to the kitchen and features a long rustic dining table with seating for 10 guests. A central pendant lighting feature drops from the recessed ceiling and an antique side table with silver candelabra adds to the classic character of the room. Three walls of windows lend a luminosity and doors lead out to the terrace.

Outdoors, the main terrace features a dining area with seating for 8 guests plus a six-seater high bar. A further six seater dining area is found to the left of the terrace.

Head down to the pool where you’ll find both outdoor and conservatory dining with a fully equipped kitchen, and American and Argentine-style BBQs.

Poolside is the best spot for relaxing at Villa Atenea with its selection of designer single and double sun loungers, and divine hot tub with built-in bluetooth music plug. And if you get thirsty, the poolside kitchen features a drinks and ice fridge, so you can enjoy a cool coca-cola or chilled glass of cava.

Bedroom 1: Ground floor principal bedroom (80m2) furnished with a super-king 175 x 200cm bed and sofa, 2 bedside tables, an alcove breakfast table, wall-mounted TV and safety deposit box.

The bedroom features a little mezzanine area where a single child’s bed (90 x 190cm) can be added (on request) and a huge separate dressing area with plenty of wardrobe space and a central sofa. Doors lead out to a lateral terrace.

​​Traditional marble bathroom with circular marble hot tub bath, walk-in shower, double washbasin, an enclosed toilet and bidet and sauna. 

Bedroom 2: First floor bedroom featuring exquisite Cole & Son wall design, integrated antique wood and glass wardrobes, workspace/dressing table and terrace access. Furnished with a super-king 200 x 200cm bed with embroidered headboard, 2 bedside cabinets with lamps, chaise longue, and a corner chair with footstool, set of drawers and wall-mounted TV. Access to shared terrace.

Traditional marble bathroom featuring a large circular window and equipped with a walk-in shower, bath tub, single washbasin, toilet and bidet.

Bedroom 3: First floor bedroom furnished with a super-king 180 x 200cm bed, 2 bedside tables with standard lamps, bureau, wall-mounted TV, 2 accent chairs, and freestanding wardrobe. Access to shared terrace with bedroom 2. 

Traditional marble bathroom equipped with circular walk-in shower, bath with overhead shower, toilet, bidet and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 4: First floor bedroom set up as a family room with two small double 140 x 200cm beds and a bunk beds 90 x 190cm, and a wall of integrated wardrobes with a central dressing table/work space. Access to shared terrace.

Traditional marble bathroom equipped with circular walk-in shower, bath with overhead shower, single washbasin, toilet and bidet.

Bedroom 5: located in the separate apartment with a king size 160 x 200cm bed, 2 bedside tables with lamps. Modern shower room with walk-in shower, single washbasin, toilet.

Additional bed 150cm x 190cm can be put in the living room on request.

Light Housekeeping

Your rental includes a complete clean and linen change every 7 days, plus additional light housekeeping in 2 visits during the week (housekeeping does not include kitchen clear-up). Additional housekeeping hours can be booked and paid for in advance to cover things like after-dinner clearing up or personal laundry.

Catered to your choosing

If you prefer not to cook, please ask our Concierge team for details of our private chefs. Our professional villa chefs can showcase the best local ingredients or cook favourite international dishes for you and your guests.

For a taste of authentic Spanish cuisine, ask about our gourmet tapas menus, Argentinian-style grills, wine tasting, or book a private food tour with our expert guides.

Villa Provisioning

All of our villas have a convenient stock-cupboard, with a starter supply of the essential household items you might need for a comfortable stay.

Local Expertise on Hand

All stays with The Luxury Villa Collection include a personal meet and greet with an English-speaking Villa Manager for peace of mind, and they are then available during your stay to assist you with any villa queries.

In addition, from the moment you book, our Guest Experience Team will help with all your travel arrangements to ensure a smooth stay. Our Spain-based local experts have a well-honed ‘Little Black Book’ of hand-picked experiences at their disposal, ready to help you create lasting memories.

Complimentary Itinerary Planning

Every booking includes around 3 hours of itinerary planning before you travel (more complex itineraries can be organised for a fee to cover extended hours).  As a guide, 3 hours is usually enough to help with your airport transfers and car hire, a chef service for a special meal, and to help you plan and book one day out.

Concierge-Style Support in Spain

Once you arrive at Villa Atenea, your local Experience Manager will be on hand with further ideas and recommendations. They may be able to visit you at the villa if required, or if you think you might need a more personalised service, we can arrange for you to have a Personal Concierge* for the duration of your stay.


To help you get the very best from your stay at this villa, our Guest Experience Team can help you with hire cars and transfers when booked in advance.

Collections featuring this villa

The Family Collection

Villa Atenea works perfectly for multi-generational family groups with bedrooms on each level, various dining spaces so adults can enjoy relaxed dining, whilst children can have their own space and the gardens and pool deck incorporate fabulous facilities for guests of all ages.

  • 20 x 5m heated softwater pool with safe roman steps into the shallow end
  • Ground-floor principal bedroom
  • First floor family bedroom with zip and link beds and bunk bed
  • Relatively safe balconies and flat-level plot with no hidden drops
  • Various dining spaces inside and out, where adults can enjoy relaxed dining and children can enjoy fun bar-style dining
  • Separate one bedroom apartment ideal for staff or teenagers
  • Plenty of games for children with a full-size pool table, table football, goal posts, badminton, tree swing and giant poolside chess

View the Family collection

9 Villa Atenea Luxury Family Villa Sotogrande Giant Outdoor Chess Board

The Golf Collection

Villa Atenea is situated on the frontline of San Roque Golf Club with direct access to the fairways via the garden gate. 

To practice, there is a private putting green within the villa grounds.

Real Club de Golf and Valderrama are an easy 15 minute drive from the villa. 

With five double bedrooms, including one family room with twin beds and a separate one bedroom apartment, the villa easily accommodates 10+ guests.

  • Direct access to the course of San Roque Golf Club
  • Putting green
  • Private garden gym
  • Games room with full-size billiard table and table football
  • Preferential rates on San Roque Golf for LVC guests: enjoy a special rate of 140€/per person for 18 holes all year round.
  • Free use of the owner’s golf buggy (4 seater)

View the Golf collection

9 Villa Atenea Luxury Golf Villa Sotogrande with Putting Green

Enjoy the local area

Sotogrande is an ideal location for family and golf holidays with plenty to offer to keep multigenerational groups entertained. With its laid-back vibe, expansive views and wild and beautiful beaches, Sotogrande and the Cadiz province is perfect for guests who appreciate a more relaxed holiday.

Leisure time can be divided between the rolling golf fairways and pristine polo pitches that the area is renowned for, or why not spend a few hours strolling the colourful marina or relaxing in one of Sotogrande’s upmarket beach clubs?

Local amenities near Sotogrande include:

Nearest Airports: Malaga AGP 110 kms (1h 14 drive), Gibraltar 18 kms (32 mins drive)

Nearest Beach: Playa de la Hacienda 7.4 kms (13 mins drive)

Supermarkets: 7.9 kms  (11 mins drive) to El Corte Inglés, Mercadona 8.1 kms (13 mins) 

Restaurants: Villa Atenea is a 2-minute drive (20 minute walk) to San Roque Club House and restaurant and a 5-minute drive (2.6 kms) from Ristorante Bucintoro

Additional restaurants can be found in Sotogrande Marina.

Golf: San Roque Club, La Reserva, Real Club de Golf, Valderrama, all within a few mins drive of Villa Atenea

Villa Atenea is located in the highly exclusive and private San Roque Golf Club on the eastern Costa del Sol. The destination enjoys a warm and temperate climate and the relaxed lifestyle of Cadiz province. 

Life here is low-key but high-quality, with luxury beach clubs and a yachting marina, refreshingly few commercial developments and unspoiled virgin beaches backed by sand dunes where the Mediterranean meets the Atlantic.

Villa Atenea enjoys a frontline location with direct access to San Roque Golf Club with easy access to world-class Valderrama Golf, Sotogrande Marina and Santa Maria Polo Club, where the summer months let you rub shoulders with the British Royalty and the world’s horse-loving elite.

An easy 30 minute drive will take you to Gibraltar with great shopping, a fascinating history and an opportunity to see the ape community that lives on the rock.

For the non-golfers in your group, the luxury So/ Sotogrande spa is a few minutes away from your villa and the world famous Santa Maria Polo Club and Sotogrande’s picturesque Marina are also within 15 minutes by taxi.

La Reserva Club is in Sotogrande Alta near the La Reserva Golf Club House and just 15 minutes from Villa Atenea. This man-made lagoon beach complex is simply fabulous. There's waiter service, restaurant (with à la carte or buffet menus), valet service, 2.800m2 beach, huge water sport lagoon, beach lagoon and swimming pool.

The nightlife of Marbella and Estepona, and beach-life at Tarifa and Costa de la Luz are both an hour away, while Tangier in northern Morocco is a 45-minute ferry away – book one of our guides to show you the best of it with a door-to-door service.

Dining out can take place in the restaurants of the marina, So/ Sotogrande or in the village centres of Pueblo Nuevo and Guadiaro. Or you might head to one of the chiringuitos along the beaches on either side of Sotogrande for a taste of fresh fish and a cool glass of Tinto de Verano.

For a more Spanish vibe head inland a short distance to explore the delightful white village of Jimena de la Frontera or the castle fortress town of Castellar de la Frontera which punctuate the walking route along Mr Henderson’s Railway to Ronda.

Like this Villa?

Check availability and pricing here.
If it’s not quite what you are looking for then please contact us and we will try our best to help.


Check AvailabilityGet in touch