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Two superb 2 bedroom villas & apartments with private pool and gardens - 1 Bed Garden Apartment



Updated: 29-Nov-2016
2 bedrms, bathrm, fitted kitchen, lounge/diner, dining terrace, roof sun terrace

Casa Benedict is a small holiday retreat comprising 2 villas & 2 apartments, so available as individual units or ideal for family & friends to share whilst being independent.

Situated in peaceful surroundings near a typical Spanish village, 5 Min by car to the Resort and Beaches of Mojacar and the fishing port of Garrucha. Our Villas and Apartments are set in a garden of three acres planted with oranges, lemons, olives, figs, etc. Large patio area with barbecue around the swimming pool, lovely ornamental garden pond and gazebo for relaxing in the shade.

Good security with electronic gate access, guests provided with remote. The property is newly built and provides everything you should need

T.V, microwave, washing machine, fridge, iron, etc. Two bedrooms, 1 double, 1 twin, with bed settee in the lounge area to accommodate up to six people per villa. Pool and facilities only used by the villas and apartments so very private and quiet. Panoramic mountain views in all directions.

We have installed a 2.4 metre satellite dish and are still able to receive British T.V. channels

Locality: An enchanting Moorish village, nestled between the Mediterrasnean and the Sierra Cabrera mountains, with narrow winding streets of whitewashed houses opening out into small Plazas. Mojacar is an ideal base from which to explore the real Andalucia- the countryside and villages surrounding Mojacar have altered very little over the centuries. Mojacar's gently shelving beach is over 4 kilometres long, windsurfing and sailing are just two of the water sports available. Browse for bargains in the colourful local markets, centred round authentic Spanish restaurants and Tapas bars.

Ambience: If you are looking for clear skies, reliable sunshine and fine beaches, look no further than the Costa Almeria, with at least 300 sunny days a year, and more total daylight per year than anywhere in the world, this part of Spain has the perfect holiday climate.

This small complex is owned and run by English couple along with their two dogs Tia a Black Labrador and Mac a Golden Labrador both have been raised alongside children and are very friendly (they get more comments in the visitors book than we do) we are happy to give any help and advice to make your stay more pleasurable.

Our complex is newly purpose-built and consists of 2 attached villas, a 2 bedroomed apartment and a 1 bedroomed apartment all totally self-contained around a central swimming pool with a smaller children's pool attached. Set in an area of three and a half acres, planted with orange, lemon, mandarin, grapefruit, olive and fig trees. Each villa comprises two double bedrooms, one with double bed, the other with twin beds. Bathroom and kitchen, lounge/diner, patio doors to dining terrace and spiral staircase up onto rooftop sun terrace. The villa accommodation is designed ideally for 4 people, but can comfortably take six using the sofa bed in the main lounge.

More Details

Details for holiday apartment 1 Bed Garden Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

Delightful and very popular 1 bedroomed garden apartment with views to the garden, gazebo and fish pond.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We purchased Casa Benedict after deciding to escape the usual drudgery of sitting in Traffic jams on our usual commute to work and after a short break in Barcelona where we loved the Spanish way of life.

We also live on the property in an adjoining 3 bed villa.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Comments from our visitors books

Our stay here has been fantastic, brilliant apartment, pool, garden & area. You both have made us feel very welcome and at home. We will recommend you to everyone - Mr & Mrs Ray Hampshire.

We have been made very welcome and provided with everything we could want. Nothing was too much trouble for Ian & Jan - Mr & Mrs Pollard Nr.Manchester.

We love it here Ian & Jan were fabulous hosts. Casa Benedict has the homely touch and the little things like the info folder and Tara & Macy (Eddie Loves Them) make a difference. Thanks for a brilliant stay we shall return - Mr & Mrs Hickman with Eddie aged 6.

Thanks to Ian & Jan we have really enjoyed our time here. The Villa, Pool & Garden have been great and Rumer has used all her camera film on the dogs. The setting & location of the Villa combined with the hospitality ensured that the two weeks have been the most relaxing & pleasurable - Mr & Mrs McDermott Sheffield
Nov 2007
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20 Reviews

based on 20 holidaymaker reviews

Shropshire, UK

1 Bed Garden Apartment - will definitely return!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the 1-bed apartment, and it was perfect, with everything that we needed (good sized kitchen and bathroom, large bedroom and large sitting room).

The surroundings were stunning, and everywhere was clean and extremely well maintained. The pool looked lovely, but it was still a bit cold for us visiting in April!

Ian and Jan were wonderful - really nice people and extremely helpful, offering advice on various issues.

We will (hopefully) be going back to Spain in 6 months and will definitely be contacting Ian to check on availability, as it was just so convenient for us. We will also be recommending Casa Benedict to other friends who are planning on visiting friends who live in Spain.

Only a 5 minute drive to Mojacar Playa and also 5 mins to Mojacar Pueblo, but also just down the road from the motorway (though you have no idea thats its reasonably close, as its just so quiet and peaceful!) so it is located really well, as you can pretty much go wherever you want! Very reasonably priced also - was very pleasantly surprised!

Once again, a wonderful place to stay, and we will certainly be returning.

  • Review Submitted: May 14, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Charlotte & Gary Many thanks for the terrific review, its always nice to share our place in the sun with like minded people and it give us a great deal of satisfaction to read comments like this.
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Fantastic relaxing place

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the 1 bedroom garden apartment for 10 days and cannot recommend these holiday rentals high enough. We found the apartments clean and fully equipped, We had a very relaxing stay and will not hesitate recommending these apartments.

Ian and Jan were lovely and very welcoming.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful gardens. Very clean. Everything u need.

  • 5 of 5

Ian & Jan run a lovely little place. Very helpful. Supply all u could possibly need for a self catering holiday. Apartment was very clean. Pool was clean and the gardens beautifully maintained. There is a small children's play area too. The dogs were gentle and did not come in without invitation. A quiet and relaxing place that we will definitely visit again.

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Casa Benedict. Turre

  • 5 of 5

Apartment Very clean well equipped, peaceful pretty garden.nothng too much trouble for the very friendly owners. A short drive from beach and shopping area. Endless walks that our dogs loved. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and hoping to go back for two weeks next year

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean and spacious

  • 4 of 5

Having visited the Mojacar region for over twenty years, we feel we know it quite well. However, it has taken us a long time to find the gem that is Casa Benedict. Although only one bedroom, the apartment felt very spacious. It was well equipped, and spotlessly clean. The setting is superb, set in large gardens. There is a swimming pool for the energetic. The location is very convenient, being around 7/10 mins drive from Mojacar Playa & Peublo, and around 5 mins drive to the lovely town of Turre. We walked into Turre several times during our stay. This is a level walk of around 25 mins along a quiet lane. Turre has lots of bars and restaurants, supermarkets both Spanish and English.

It is very reassuring to have the owners of the property living on site, and we found Ian and Jan to be very friendly and helpful. We hope to return in the very near future.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sheila it was a pleasure to have you around and so nice to meet you both. Many thanks for the really nice review. Ian & Jan
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Great place

  • 5 of 5

Thanks Ian and Jan for a lovely holiday. You made us both feel very welcome for our 3 week stay. It was our first time in the area and would definitely look to go back. The 1 bed property was great. Bigger than expected and so so clean. Great quiet location and Mojacar just 10mins drive away if we wanted a bit of nightlife, restaurants and beaches. We especially loved the Irish Rover for an good old English breakfast.

Thanks again for giving us a great holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a fantastic review. It was nice having you stay for 3 weeks and hopefully we will see you again in the near future. Ian & Jan
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From the Owner

The property was only 2 years old when we purchased it and we wanted to move to Spain but still need a small income to pay our way. We have always had our faithful dogs and we needed plenty of space for them as well. At the time of purchase Jan's Daughter and grandchildren were also living in the area but have now moved back to the U.K.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Almeria at 77 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Turre at 1.5 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Cortijo Grande Turre and Marina Golf Mojacar Playa at 7 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : junction 520 at 5 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Turre Several Varied Restaurants at 1.5 Kilometres Nearest Ski : Granada at 225 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Mojacar & Garrucha at 7 Kilometres Car: recommended

We are situated in a semi rural position near Turre which is 5 Min from the beaches of Garrucha or Mojacar. 10 Min from the Aquapark at Vera and only 5 Min or so to E15 motorway exit 520 which runs from Alicante to the south.

Golf: There are several Golf Clubs a short drive away, including the only Desert Golf course in Europe, at Desert Springs, Valle Del Este, Marina Golf in Mojacar and the 9 Hole golf course at Cotijo Grande 5 mins away.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Winter Rates
13 Oct 2016 - 22 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
Early Spring
23 Mar 2017 - 17 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
Early Summer
18 May 2017 - 12 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
High Season
13 Jul 2017 - 30 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
Late Summer
31 Aug 2017 - 11 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
Winter Rates
12 Oct 2017 - 21 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £42
Refundable Damage Deposit £42

Please note the occupancy on this apartment is a maximum of 4 persons.
Our booking terms are 25% deposit to confirm and hold booking, balance 8 weeks prior to arrival (Non refundable).

Changeover days are flexible all year in this apartment.

Due to low prices set for this apartment we can not offer stays of less than 1 week.

Our Rates DO NOT include cleaning and we require a 50 Euro deposit on arrival which is returnable upon departure if the Apartment is left clean.

Our terms are 25% deposit (non refundable) to hold & confirm booking, with full payment 8 weeks prior to arrival.
We can offer better rates for longer lets over 8 weeks in our off season only.

Why not email us even if availability is shown as booked as we do get last minute cancellations.
Changeover on this apartment is flexible all year.
Email us if you require any more information and for details of our comprehensive web site.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 29-Nov-2016
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From the Owner

We fell in love with Casa Benedict on the first viewing and made an immediate offer after sitting on what is now our front terrace enjoying the views of The Cabrera Mountains and the village of Mojacar set at the foot of the mountains.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain


  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • horse riding
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • Babysitter

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom - Toilet, Shower Enclosure


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 Double Bed, 1 Sofa bed/Futon, New addition of Chaise sofa bed
  • 1 large family bedroom with plenty of wardrobe space.


  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Swimming pool with separate baby pool. Air conditioning available at extra cost. Free WiFi Internet access.

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