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Gorgeous centrally located poolside apartments with great views. Rent 1 or both! - Las Palmeras 23 ; 2 bed, 2 bath, 3 terraces, sleeps up to 7

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights



Las Palmeras 23 ; 2 bed, 2 bath, 3 terraces, sleeps up to 7

Beautiful apartment right next to the Las Palmeras pool - so easy to watch the kids! Centrally located so a short walk to shops, bars, restaurants as well as the tennis centre. Great accommodation - spacious,bright, all mod cons - Wifi, cable TV, DVD player, music system, books, games, well equipped kitchen. Linens & towels provided.

Can be booked as a stand alone 2 bedroom apartment or in conjunction with our upstairs apartment; between them, they can accommodate up to 13 people ( 9 on 'real' beds, 4 on sofa beds) in 4/5 bedrooms.

About the property

Las Palmeras 23 & 25 , LM Club

Las Palmeras is a small, friendly cluster of 30 apartments in the middle of the resort, 5 mins walk from the Tennis Centre, shops, restaurants & right next to the popular Par 47 pitch & putt course. These 2 storey apartments are built in typical Spanish villa style set in beautifully mature, well tended gardens surrounding a secluded private pool.

Our very pretty ground floor apartment is right next to the Las Palmeras pool to which it has direct access (you can almost dive in!) from a covered terrace with table/chairs/BBQ. The upper floor apartment has a terrace - also with table,chairs & BBQ and an awning for protection - with wonderful views not only over the pool but also to the lake & even as far as the Mar Menor; the master bedroom also has a small balcony with a cafe style table & chairs. They share a fabulous large private roof terrace - great for parties! The well designed apartments are light & spacious & have marble floors, air-conditioning & ceiling fans throughout. The living/dining rooms are colourful and fun with TVs, DVD players, music systems and sofa beds. Each apartment has 2 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms which all have excellent storage. The large well equipped kitchens offer all mod cons - fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, oven & hobs, microwave, kettle, toaster & coffee maker. There's excellent free Wifi throughout as well as cable TV; cable channels include Skysports, BBC & ITV.

Easy parking and easy walk to the tennis centre, plus many shops, bars & restaurants.

La Manga Club facilities: La Manga has something for everybody. Play golf on one of the 3 championship courses or tennis on one of the 28 multi-surface courts at the Tennis Centre where there are tournaments and tuition available. Rent mountain bikes, go horse riding, or the whole family can play pitch 'n putt on the Par 47 or crazy golf by the Oasis swimming pool. Or just relax by the Las Palmeras pool or the larger Oasis pool. For young children there is the crèche / mini-club and babysitting, if required. Enjoy the spectacular scenery - especially at sunset - of the winding road down to the Club's private cove at La Cala with its wonderful restaurant,

The Principe Felipe Hotel has a piano bar, live music, nightclub & casino. There are several restaurants, bars, a pub and disco on the Club, 2 supermarkets, several boutiques, chemists, doctor, 24 hr security, banks, estate agents and telephone exchange with Internet access.

Outside the Club: The safe, shallow, warm waters of the Mar Menor are just 10 mins away by car & offer miles of sandy beaches; you can hire a pedalo, go wind-sailing or dive in the Mediterranean (PADI courses available). Visit the picturesque fishing village of Cabo de Palos (10 mins by car), eat at the restaurants around the harbour and combine it with a trip to the Sunday market (the largest around). Visit the beaches of the Calblanque National Park (10 mins by car). Walk from the Club to the Portman Guns and other spectacular scenery. Visit the ancient port of Cartagena or see the Cathedral at Murcia. Shop at Spain's largest department store El Corte Ingles (in both Murcia & Cartagena) as well as the local 'ceramica' shops - real treasure troves!

Eating out/eating in: There's a vast choice to suit all tastes and budgets. Within the Club itself there are over 20 restaurants - from La Cala (the Club's stunning beach side restaurant), Victor's International dining, Tapas bars, Spanish, French, Italian, Chinese, Indian, Asian, Mexican to Sam's American diner and Tom's Pizza and Pasta - these last 2 offer take away service too. In addition, there are some excellent restaurants in the nearby towns, eg Los Belones, El Algar & the wonderful fish speciality restaurants in nearby Cabo de Palos harbour. You can also lunch in the informal restaurants at the seaside villages next to the Mar Manor, e.g. Mar de Cristal.

If you prefer to eat in (perhaps a BBQ?), there are 2 Supermarkets at the Club plus many more in the local towns of Los Belones and Cabo de Palos and La Manga strip, plus hypermarkets in Murcia and Cartagena. Wonderful local markets with fresh produce are available too.

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Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
23 April, 2017

About Jane

We first visited La Manga in 1998, fell in love & bought this apartment. Have never regretted our decision even tho we've been based in Asia, USA & now back to Asia since 1999, so it's not on our doorstep!

It's relaxing & fun to be there - the minute we enter the apartment all the cares of the outside world seem to slip away! There are great sports facilities in the impeccably kept Resort & we can walk to the tennis centre in about 5 minutes.

We also enjoy going to the beaches (there are 3 very different kinds within 10 minutes drive), exploring the historical cities of Cartagena & Murcia as well the local villages and their markets; Cabo de Palos on a Sunday must not be missed! Our younger son can never wait to get back there and our older kids - now grown up - are enjoying bringing their own families there now , especially as we're right next to the pool.

In fact we love it so much, that we bought the apartment dire fly upstairs in 2013.

Jane purchased this apartment in 1999

Why Jane chose Murcia - Costa Calida

Location, location, location. Need to run back from the pool for a drink/more sunblock/new book etc? Easy access straight onto the terrace.

Also in great condition, looked after really well both by ourselves & our wonderful local agents.

What makes this apartment unique

You can rent upstairs/downstairs or both! Great for families, great for groups of golfers or tennis players or other sporty folk. Wonderfully relaxing for those who just want to 'chill'!

Guestbook comments from the owner

'position of apartment excellent'

' the villa is very nice and very well situated not only for the pool but also for the children to walk home from the nightlife etc. Also it is very well equipped'

'we have had a great week, great to be so close to the pool and near the tennis'

'perfect location! had a wonderful time - we'll be back next year! '

'we have had a lovely time. We have enjoyed being next to the swimming pool'
Nov 2007
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The rental period is usually Saturday to Saturday but we're happy to look at other options esp out of High season. Contact us if you'd prefer a different day in the Mid or Low season.
Price includes: Bed linen, towels, electricity, air-conditioning, heating & gas fire. Also free Wifi.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Atamaría, Spain

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 0
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • 2 spacious bathrooms with great storage. The master bathroom is en suite & has twin washbasins as well as a huge bath (with shower) and a separate shower cubicle. Bathroom 2 also has a bath with shower and is right next door to the 2nd bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , can be split in 2 single beds
    Twin Bedroom - 3 Single Bed , Usually 2 beds; 3rd bed is a trundle which can be put up
  • Master bedroom with en suite bathroom; 2nd bedroom with 3 single beds and own bathrooms right next door. Both bedrooms have excellent built in storage - wardrobes, drawers & shelves. The master bedroom also has a TV/DVD player.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • bay
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Poolside apartment on ground floor. The lovely terrace has direct access to the pool, a built in BBQ, table & chairs plus good storage. There is a large roof terrace for use by both this apartment m& its 'twin' upstairs: it's a great party place especially in the evenings & it's also really useful for drying laundry during the day as it has full sunlight. The accommodation consists of a spacious living/dining room, 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with 5 'real' beds plus a sofa bed (in the living room) thus 7 can be slept tho 4 or 5 is even more comfortable. There is a modern kitchen with a wide range of kitchen appliances inc dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster etc.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)


Lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay in number 25 - its a really well equipped apartment which is great when you are self catering. Good selection of cooking utensils! The welcome pack was great as we arrived late and all communication with Jane very easy. The pool was cold at this time of year (the only downside!) but there are lovely coastal walks, loads for kids to do and is close to Cartegena which is an interesting town. Would love to go again.....

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this great review! Look forward to welcoming you back soon. All the best, Jane
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Perfect apartment - fabulous stay!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was perfect for our stay - 2 adults and 1 child. Clean and nicely decorated. Spacious and had all the facilities and kitchen equipment we required including sky TV which was a bonus! Lovely pool a few steps walk away (although it was cold this time of year!) but was nice to sunbathe briefly Inbetween our busy schedule! Very close to walk to the tennis centre and shops and restaurants which was perfect! Great parking and easy access.

I will definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely apartment with beautiful vaulted ceiling.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful apartment with large terrace with barbecue. Very large en suite to main bedroom. Everything we needed was provided in this very well equipped property with lovely decor. The view and position was very good and the area around was peaceful. You can see the sea from the roof terrace above the apartment. The management company were friendly as was the owner who was lovely to deal with and provided very good information/directions. La Manga had very good restaurants and an excellent tennis centre which we used every day. I would love to go back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect location on La Manga resort

  • 5 of 5

Just back from La Manga and had a fabulous week. the apartment was a real home from home with the poor just in from to the patio. Tennis facilities are brilliant.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 6, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much ! We love our apartments being so close to the excellent tennis centre; nice just to stroll down there...
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A beautiful villa next to the pool

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed in many different villas in La Manga over the last 15 years and 23 Las Palmeras is up their with the best if you are looking for 2-bedroom accommodation with a shared pool just across the way from the Tennis Centre.

All mod cons and well equipped with an elegant contemporary style throughout - in fact I cannot think of anything to criticise - normally I can!!

And Jane (who owns the villa) made the whole experience of booking completely painless.

Many thanks again Jane, we'll be back!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind review. Has been a pleasure having you as our guest & look forward to your return. all the best, Jane
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Beautiful,well equipped, poolside apartment.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment has an ideal location, being just a handful of steps from the pool. The pool was never to busy or noisy & there was nothing better than sitting on the lovely terrace looking over the pool & to the mountains beyond. The apartment is really well equipped & the on site management company are easy to reach & happy to help with any questions or requests. The apartment has lovely bright comfortable furnishings which just helped us to relax & enjoy the stay even more. We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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