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Malaga International Schools


The isbi Schools Directory Guide To The Top International Schools And Private Schools in Malaga

For anyone planning a move to or within Malaga in southern spain we have collated information below about different places to live, schools, estate agents and other information we think useful for relocating within fantastic Malaga.

Offering some of the best living anywhere in Spain, Malaga’s famous nearby cities and towns include Marbella, Nerja, Granada and Estepona.

Malaga has a great choice of high quality private schools, beautiful landscapes, lots of activities and excellent housing - with a fantastic range of different property to call home, from mansions and estates, villas and bungalows to new build executive housing, family townhouses and apartments.

"Beyond its 16 sunny beaches, this Andalusian city on the shores of the Mediterranean has a fascinating cultural side. And the birthplace of Pablo Picasso has reinvented itself in recent year, inaugurating museums for all tastes. If we take the combination of culture and the sea and add a lively atmosphere, numerous tapas served in bars, cutting-edge neighbourhoods like Soho, areas like the port that have transformed and become more modern and monuments with centuries of history, the result is a city full of passion that anyone would want to explore. Because if everyone says that Malaga is prettier than ever then it must be true." Spain.Info

Malaga is right on the coast of southern Spain, with neighbouring big cities including Seville, Gibraltar, Cadiz and Granada.

Pablo Picasso was born in Malaga! You can even go and visit many of his works in the Museo Picasso in Malaga.

For more fun facts about Malaga, scroll down to our Malaga feature page!




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Looking for a prestigious International (private) school in Malaga, Spain?

If you are thinking of moving to live in Malaga? or you already live in Malaga but are considering relocating? and you and your family are researching some of the best International schools and private schools in Malaga. There is a big choice of high quality Malaga schools, with a number of the Malaga highest ranking International schools considered to be some of the best in Spain.

The private education sector in and around Malaga features day and residential boarding schools, single sex and co-educational (mixed) schools, including leading private nurseries, primary schools, secondary schools and high schools.

Find Private International Schools In Malaga, Spain (Or "International Schools And Private Schools Near Me")

Developed over the last 36+ years, the isbi School Search Directory is one of the largest and most comprehensive private schools directories available, helping thousands of families to find, compare and select good schools since the 1980s.

>   You can search for International schools and private schools with a reputation for excellence in malaga and in the suburbs of Malaga by using our International Schools Directory and International Schools Finder (powered by School Search Directory) or by clicking on the names of the International schools, private schools and colleges and High schools listed below to see detailed profiles with photos, videos, maps etc.

>   With our expanded school search technology you can filter your search by the type of school you are looking for such as International school and private school, day and boarding, gender, age range, academic study, religious affiliation, school fees, scholarships and bursaries, open days etc.

>   You can also focus your search on just private junior schools or senior high schools or on all-through International schools, or view search results for all of them together.

Please explore for detailed information and guides about good schools of all types and for open days, school and college and news, articles and blogs with details of school associations, glossaries and explanations about examinations and qualifications and expert advice about independent education at International schools and private schools around Spain and worldwide.



Top International Schools And Private Schools & Colleges In Malaga, Spain

Some of the best International schools and private schools and colleges in Malaga, Spain providing a top-tier, world-class day and boarding single-sex and mixed education for boys and girls include:




Where To Live In Malaga, Spain

The most popular cities and towns in the Malaga, Spain area include, with approximate population numbers:

Malaga, (569,000)

Charriana, (20,500)

Puerto de la Torre, (39,900)

Teatinos-Universidad, (35,900)

Cruz de Humilladero, (93,955)

Ballén-Miraflores, (62,800)

Palma-Palmilla, (30,000)

Ciudad Jardin, (18,000)

Centro, (84,900)

Este, (67,300)




Malaga is a very popular place to live and many people move to each year, or to near and the surrounding area, from around Europe and the rest of the world.

Many of those moving to Malaga are seeking a more urban lifestyle, deciding to relocate to the Malaga to enjoy a different pace of life and the historic and elegant surroundings of a prosperous Malaga with great facilities and leisure amenities, high quality housing and schools, fantastic bars, restaurants, sports and popular cultural events involving art and music.

Ten Things To Know About Malaga, Spain

> FACT 1: The sun shines for 300 days a year in Málaga, making it one of the warmest winter cities in Europe!

> FACT 2: Málaga has been named the “City of Museums” as there are over 40 different museums dotted around the city.

> FACT 3: Try one of the 7 Michelin-starred restaurants located in Málaga! Head to Figon De Juan right in the centre of the city or José Carlos García in the harbour and watch the boats come in as you dine!

> FACT 4: Málaga has been making wine since the Phoenicians! Nowadays there are 45 bodegas and 265 brands of wine produced from the region!

> FACT 5: Each year Málaga celebrates its patron Saint The Virgen de la Victoria with a water balloon festival!

> FACT 6: Málaga has its own language! Malageños have a particular dialect with hundreds of words specific to Málaga, for example Perita means cool :)

> FACT 7: Málaga is one of the oldest cities in the world! It was founded by the Phoenicians in 770BC and was originally named Malaka.

> FACT 8: Ordering coffee in Málaga is a whole different board game. Make sure you know the difference between largo, nube, mitad and sombra before you go! -

> FACT 9: A prisoner gets released every good friday in Málaga! This tradition dates all the way back to 1759 where prisoners broke out of jail to celebrate the Easter processions!

> FACT 10: Málaga holds a Guinness World Record for Flamenco! In 2018, 3,920 people joined together and danced Flamenco on Calle Larios, making it the largest flamenco dance in the world!

Where To Live In Malaga, Spain

Malaga and the surrounding area offers a huge choice of high quality, premium and luxury property to meet the needs of any family, whether wanting a townhouse, large apartment, villa, mansion or Spain estate, with or without granny annex, garden or swimming pool. There are also property development and investment opportunities too, with land available to purchase and properties in need of renovation.

From central Malaga living to rural, Spain or coastal lifestyles, Malaga and the areas near Malaga are full of bustling districts and leafy suburbs, lush green areas, charming crescents and estates, breathtaking landscapes, vibrant high streets, busy neighbourhoods and friendly residential communities.

Some of the popular residential areas include:

La Merced Malaga, El Palo Malaga, Centro Histórico Malaga, La Malagueta Malaga, La Goleta Malaga, Plaza de Toros Vieja Malaga, Segalerva Malaga, Soho Malaga, Pedregalejo Malaga, Lagunillas Malaga, El Limonar Malaga, Gibralfaro Malaga, Cerrado de Calderón Malaga, Teatinos Malaga, Pacifico Malaga, Perchel Sur Malaga, Torre de San Telmo Malaga, La Victoría Malaga

Commuting To And From Malaga By Rail Or Road

Relocating to Malaga is especially popular with those happy to work from home most of the time but needing to occasionally commute to other places for work.

Others are happy to commute more regularly to Madrid, Granada, Gibraltar, Marbella, Seville and other locations for work.

Travel times to key destinations by road and rail include:

> Malaga To Madrid: Madrid is about 530 km by road from Malaga via the A-4 and driving to the centre of Madrid from Malaga normally takes under 6 hours. There is a very regular train service to X from Malaga, with trains taking from 3 hours.

> Malaga To Granada: Granada is about 130 km by road from Malaga via the A-92 and driving to the centre of Granada from Malaga normally takes under 2 hours. There is a very regular train service to Granada from Malaga, with trains taking around 2 hours 10 minutes.

> Malaga To Seville: Seville is about 200 km by road from Malaga via the A-92 and driving to the centre of Seville from Malaga normally takes under 2 hours 40 minutes. There is a very regular train service to Seville from Malaga, with trains taking from 2 hours 20 minues.

> Malaga To Gibraltar: Gibraltar is about 140 km by road from Malaga via the AP-7 and driving to the centre of Gibraltar from Malaga normally takes under 2 hours. There is a very regular train service to Gibraltar from Malaga, with trains taking from 3 hours.



Nearest Airports To Malaga, Spain

The nearest airport to Malaga is Malaga (AGP) which is 8 kilometres from Malaga. Other nearby airports include Granada (GRX) (under 70 kilometres), Jerez (XRY) (146km), Sevilla (SVQ) (152 kilometres) and Tangier (TBG) (173 kilometres)




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