The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, and his family, arrived last Thursday at the Costa del Sol to enjoy a week off, taking advantage of the parliamentary break motivated by the congresses of the main political parties in the country: Labor and Conservatives. The British premier arrived at a luxurious estate of Benahavís with his wife Carrie and his son Wilfred, 17 months.
The chosen place is the farm Tramores Tower, nestled in the middle Sierra de las Nieves, and within the municipality of Benahavís. It is a property of 600 hectares, an old farmhouse of 10 roomsIt’s completely remodeled that has an annex building for guests. The space also has a luxurious house of five bedrooms about 200 meters east. Two pools, jacuzzi, helipad, tennis court, game room and many other amenities are at the prime minister’s disposal.
The houses of Torre de Tramores, decorated by Jaime Parladé, they get up next to a ancient Islamic building built in the 10th century, which gives the farm its name. In fact, the gardens maintain the streams and ditches planned by the Muslim population., according to the accommodation website. The complex is owned by Zac goldsmith, fellow party member, friend, and member of Johnson’s government, where he serves as Secretary of State for the Environment. The property was acquired by his father, Sir James Goldsmith, British magnate who also decided that this would be the place where he would spend the last days of his life.
The place was also chosen by Lady di to take refuge after their separation from Charles of England, which is why the British series The Crown is filming these days part of its fifth season in the surroundings of Marbella. British actor Hugh grant He also rested in this residence, nestled in a valuable natural environment. Also the former British Prime Minister Tony blair and his family chose Benahavís for their vacations in 2012. Its rental price is about 30,000 euros a week.
The site is located just over a kilometer north of the urban area of Benahavís, whose mayor, Jose Antonio Mena, says he has no official information on Boris Johnson’s stay. The municipality, with 8,085 inhabitants, leads the ranking of the richest in the province, with a gross per capita income higher than 30,000 euros.
In its municipal term it has high standing urbanizations such as The Madroñal or La Zagaleta, the latter considered the most luxurious in Europe. In the municipality there is also one of the most exclusive hotels on the Costa del Sol, the Anantara Villa Padierna Palace, where the first lady of the United States stayed, Michelle Obama, along with her youngest daughter, Sasha, in the summer of 2010.