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Two superb 2 bedroom Villas & Apts with Pool can sleep a max of 20 if all booked - 1 Bed Garden Apartment

Bedrooms 1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Parking



1 Bed Garden Apartment

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

About the property

Casa Benedict

Casa Benedict is a small holiday retreat comprising 2 villas & 2 apartments (Important - to see the other units click on multiple units), 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

Ian or Jan
Member since: 2002
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 May, 2018

About Ian or Jan

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.

Ian or Jan purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Ian or Jan chose Turre

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.

What makes this apartment unique

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.

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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Available Rentals

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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.


Accommodation and facilities for 1 Bed Garden Apartmentin Turre in Levante Almeriense

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4 ...
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • PET BOOKINGS please inform us of the temperament and breed of dog before booking. Extra charges of 25 euros per dog per booking apply.
  • NOISE POLICY we have a NO noise policy after 11.00pm for the benefit of our other guests.
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • 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
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 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.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • 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
Swimming pool with separate baby pool. Free WiFi Internet access.


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(27 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.6666665 based on 28 reviews

A brilliant hideaway with the best hosts

  • 5 of 5

Ian and Jan looked after us like we were family when we stayed in Casa Helena. Everything was spotless, the villa had everything we needed, and the pool was amazing. They were so kind to our two small children, lending them toys to use on the beach, giving them an ice cream one hot afternoon and playing with them in the pool. The bbq in the evening and the beautiful location meant we had relaxing evenings after busy days. All in all a perfect stay and I would thoroughly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Camilla Thank you for a superb review. It was our pleasure and what a great family you all are, the children were an absolute pleasure. Hopefully we may see you again next year with more of your family in Casa Alicia. Ian and Jan
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Perfect retreat

  • 5 of 5

The setting of this holiday retreat is perfect, close to the beach, the town of Turre, village of Los Gallardos and the motorway, but yet is it tranquil, peaceful and very relaxing. There are acres of olive fields to walk around close by or even go for a run.

Ian and Jan are lovely, they are always there on hand but do not hassle you.

If you want a peaceful retreat I would definitely recommend her.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Donna for such a lovely review. Jan & myself hope you will enjoy the area as much as we have when you have your own home here.
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Fantastic peaceful retreat in the sun

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in the 1 bed apartment which was extremely comfortable and well-equipped with lovely views of the large pond (with fountains lit at night) and rear garden. Ian & Jan were excellent hosts who made me feel right at home. Casa B. has the best of both worlds, being away from the noise of a seaside resort, yet close enough to a series of wonderful beaches & restaurants. Mojacar playa is only a ten minute drive away. Would definitely recommend

  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pour la 3 ème fois: Nos meilleures vacances

  • 5 of 5

Pour la troisième fois encore Merci à Ian et Jan pour leur accueil, leur discrétion, leur disponibilité et surtout leur gentillesse.

La casa Benedict est un endroit très agréable, calme et dépaysant à seulement quelques minutes en voiture de la plage et du magnifique village de Mojacar.

Nous espérons revenir chez Ian et Jane avec toute notre famille l'année prochaine !!!

Merci à eux.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Matha, France

Welcoming, calm and relaxing

  • 4 of 5

We spent a week in the one bedroom apartment in mid February and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The owners, Ian and Jan were most welcoming, discreet but always available if required. The accommodation provided everything that we needed with the kitchen being particularly well equipped. The location was perfect for us, combining seclusion and quiet with the convenience of being only a short drive from the resort of Mojacar and the attractions of Almeria province. Another visit to this lovely, dog friendly property is definitely on the cards !

  • Review Submitted: 10-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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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: 06-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Parque Acuático Vera
Oasys MiniHollywood
A great day out for the family but purchase the ticket inclusive of buffet lunch, I would go...
Bella Vista
Great value 3 course lunch & Dinner, superb friendly service and always busy.
Nearest Airport
77 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Cortijo Grande Turre and Marina Golf Mojacar Playa
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
junction 520 E15
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Turre Several Varied Restaurants
Nearest Ski
225 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
7 Kilometres
Mojacar & Garrucha
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.