Les Roches Marbella, Mediterranean style campus with international influence

Celebrating the 25th anniversary of its campus in Marbella, Andalusia, Spain the prestigious Les Roches Hospitality Business School is a unique educational destination for students from all over the world.


Set in the heart of a paradise-like setting, in the sublime Spanish Costa del Sol resort, Marbella in southern Spain in the Andalusia region, the school accommodates over 1,800 students from 100 different nationalities.


The Sierra Blanca Mountains are the backdrop to 27 km of sandy Mediterranean beaches, villas, hotels, and golf courses. West of Marbella town, the Golden Mile of prestigious coastal estates leads to Puerto Banús marina, filled with luxury yachts, and surrounded by upmarket boutiques and restaurants.


The Marbella campus is an open-air classroom, surrounded by luxury establishments and bathed in Mediterranean sunshine all year round.


Hospitality Education at Les Roches Marbella therefore does not stop in the classroom. The balance between theoretical knowledge together with practical applications is a strong component of the curricula and supports the development of professional skills with the aim of shaping tomorrow’s managers. All these elements are combined to prepare students to face complex professional situations in a multicultural environment, with the thoroughness and sense of innovation that characterize the school. In addition to the teaching provided, Les Roches stands out for its innovative vision through its numerous partnerships with emblematic brands in the innovation and hotel sectors. A true source of inspiration for students as it offers a guide in determining their future careers.


Building on its success, with a student population that has increased by over 65% in the last decade, Les Roches is also inaugurating a brand-new Mediterranean-style student residence this year: Bahia, increasing its residential capacity by 20%. With this state-of-the-art accommodation, Les Roches Marbella stands out from other international schools in the area.


Benefiting from a modern campus with hi-tech teaching, students have the opportunity of growing in an outstanding environment that guarantees excellence. Four restaurants are available to ensure a healthy, tasty diet on a daily basis.


Located in the direct vicinity of the campus, the new Bahía residence will offer students a wide choice of rooms and appartements: individual or double rooms, junior and superior suites with en-suite bathrooms and technological amenities (mini-bar, audiovisual connections, coffee machines…). Available also 34 apartments with fully fitted kitchens, air-conditionning, state-of-the-art smart Tvs.


The residence will have a transfer service, 24-hour security, cleaning service and electric cars chargers. The end of the year will see the opening of a fully operational restaurant opened to the public, the finalization of co-working areas, individual meeting rooms and common study areas as well as the completion of a fully equipped gym and spa with sauna and heated pool.


The aim is to provide a new home where students can create and enjoy great experiences as well as leave a legacy of memories.


Les Roches Marbella offers its students a truly dynamic and enriching life experience in an exceptional setting. This ideal place to embark hospitality undergraduate, graduate or professional development programs.


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About Les Roches

Les Roches is a Swiss institution focused on creating the innovative and entrepreneurial minds of tomorrow. Founded in 1954, Les Roches offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees in Hospitality and Tourism Management following the Swiss model of education. With campuses across Switzerland and Spain; a student body of more than 100 different nationalities, the institution provides students with a unique culturally diverse experience. As of 2021, Les Roches also has an academic alliance with the Indian School of Hospitality (ISH) with a partner campus in Gurugram (Delhi NCR).


Les Roches ranks among the world’s top 5 higher education institutions for hospitality and leisure management and for Employer Reputation (QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2022). Part of Sommet Education, worldwide leader in hospitality education, Les Roches is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE). 


For more information, visit Les Roches.



Anouck Weiss