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Luxury Apartment with spectacular Atlantic views.High spec &pool views too! WIFI

Overview

Property

Updated: 08-Dec-2016
2 Bed sleeps 6.Air con.**Free WIFI** British TV chans.Great spec.Lrge terrace

Lovely frontline beachside apartment with direct views of beach & Atlantic Ocean. Ideal romantic break or family holiday. Situated in Isla Canela a comparatively quiet beach resort a short distance from the authentically Spanish town of Ayamonte. Known as the 'Coast of Light' Costa Del La Luz offers gorgeous white sandy beaches, National Parks, magnificent golf courses & generally a less spoiled feel than other Costa's. Isla Canela has its own marina with shops, bars & restuarants. Ferries run regularly to Portugal from Ayamonte & it is well sited to explore The Algarve, Portugal, 1 hr from the majestic city of Seville, and 45 mins from Donana National Park. Watch closely as you look across the Rio Guadiana to Portugal as Dolphins can be seen in natural habitat. Seagoing adventures also available from Marina Isla Canela.Relax on our large terrace & enjoy the unique light, or head for Punta Del Moral the nearby fishing village & sample freshly caught fish. Paddle tennis courts available

Golf: Isla Canela Golf course a short car ride (10 mins) as is the newly built Costa Esuri championship golf course which opened in January 2007 (15 mins). There are an abundance of other courses in the area such as Islantilla, Casto Marim and a plethera of course on the easily accessible Portuguese Algarve

Other Things to Note

The swimming pool opening dates are anuallly from May (weekends only & weather permitting) until 12 June when it is open daily until 16 September. From the 17 September it is weekends only weather permitting and it is completely closed from October. This is standard practice for apartments in this area of Spain. Spanish law states that when pools are of a certain size there must be a life guard in attendance when it is open and most management companies do not provide one until the more "traditionally" busier times of the season. Most guests have not found this to be a problem not least because it is on the beachfront and so easy to spend time on the beach. If you feel this may deter you from making a reservation I strongly recommend you check with other owners before you consider booking elsewhere.

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

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Speaks English, Spanish

27 Reviews

4.7
based on 27 holidaymaker reviews

5

Best value for money

  • 5 of 5

Superb location, just in front of the beach on one of the most sunny places in Europe. parking space just 10 meters from stairs and elevator available, if needed.

Enough space in the apartment for everyone to get along without annoying one another.

Very well equipped kitchen, decent size rooms and bathroom.

Very good living room, with lcd, dvd, sat, hifi, some books and a decent quantity of dvd's if that's our thing.

Really big pool and a small one for toddlers.

Garden well taken care of and a small play area for kids

Owner is extremely friendly and will do the best for you to have a memorable stay.

Will come again.

One note: you'll need a car or to rent a bike, if you want anything more than sand and sea.

Another note: groceries in Portugal are 50% cheaper. Try minipreço, pingo doce and intermarché in Vila Real, just across the border.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review our property - your comments are most appreciated. Great to hear you are thinking of coming again to stay with us - you will be most welcome! Great tip about groceries - I didn't know that and will check it out myself especially in this economic climate!! Customers have mentioned bikes to me before - I have already bought one & intend to buy more next time I am in Spain. So hopefully, by next season there will be bikes available too. Will be jolly good fun cycling along the seafront its very flat - so perfect & I can burn off a few calories! Once again, thank you, it was a pleasure doing business with you and hope to hear from you soon.
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5

Very nice apartment with everything you would expect.

  • 5 of 5

The property was very clean and had everything you would need. I took 1 minute to walk to the pool and 3 minutes to the beach. Due to the great cycle lanes we hired bikes and felt very safe even with our 8 year old daughter. The pool had a permanent lifeguard and is also gated for safety.

Certainly would recommend Isla Canella to families and couples alike, very Spanish and relaxing!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

AS GOOD AS EVER

  • 5 of 5

This is the third time we have stayed in Yvonne's apartment and it was excellent. On arrival all was clean and smart, everything worked. Normally we go in May but as we were a bit later this year the pool was actually open the first weekend which was a bonus. For a couple of days the wind was whipping up the sand on the beach so we just retired to the seclusion of the pool area. Not many people in the complex but this suited us as we are not happy to be surrounded by screaming kids. Peace and quiet prevailed, lovely.

Our favourite restaurant in Punta Del Moral has closed, The Bella Napoli but has now re-opened in Ayamonte and is called the Italiano Surf and Turf, well worth a visit. As per usual a car is a good idea to get out and see the area, life is too short to sit on the beach all day. Thanks Yvonne for a great stay in your apartment and as General Mc Arthur said in WW2, We will return.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great beachfront property.

  • 5 of 5

Our 2nd visit to the property. Isla Canela very quiet at this time of year, so ideal for a relaxing time. There are a few of the local restaurants open, including some of the new beach bars, however it only takes 5 minutes to drive to Ayamonte, where there is a huge selection of places. This is Spain, mainly for the Spanish, so prices for food and drink are NOT inflated, you can eat & drink for buttons! Highly recommend the apartment , nice condition, and great views over the sea. Will be back , hopefully soon.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

Our first time to Isla Canela. We fell in love with it. The apartment has a lovely location on the beach with only a promenade between the apartment and the ocean. The kitchen was very compact but we didn't need to cook as there are lovely restaurants nearby.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

the place to be !

  • 5 of 5

Excellent endroit pour passer des vacances familiales. L' appartement est agréable, propre et très équipé. Nous avons apprécié les piscines au pied de la résidence, la plage à 50m. Isla Canela est une belle station balnéaire et il y a pleins de sites ou de villes intéressants à visiter à moins d'une heure et demie de voiture, au Portugal comme en Espagne...

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Faro at 45 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Ayamonte at 8 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Ayamonte playas - Isla Canela at 8 Kilometres Nearest Beach : at 20 Metres Car: recommended

Isla Canela or the beaches of Ayamonte on the Costa De La Luz. Often known as the Spanish Algarve possibly because of the close proximity to The Algarve, Portugal. 1 hr from Seville. Close to La Rabida the start of Columbus's epic journey that discovered the Americas. Visit Donana National Park. Take a ferry trip across Rio Guadiana to Castro Marim, a medieval town in Portugal. Experience the many top class golf courses within the Isla Canela area & in Portugal.

Other Activities: Quad bike hire. Paddle tennis within apartment

Other Things to Note

The swimming pool opening dates are anuallly from May (weekends only & weather permitting) until 12 June when it is open daily until 16 September. From the 17 September it is weekends only weather permitting and it is completely closed from October. This is standard practice for apartments in this area of Spain. Spanish law states that when pools are of a certain size there must be a life guard in attendance when it is open and most management companies do not provide one until the more "traditionally" busier times of the season. Most guests have not found this to be a problem not least because it is on the beachfront and so easy to spend time on the beach. If you feel this may deter you from making a reservation I strongly recommend you check with other owners before you consider booking elsewhere.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter season
1 Nov 2016 - 28 Feb 2017
2 night minimum stay
£120
for 2 nights
From
£60
£199
£650
 
 
Low Season
1 Mar 2017 - 11 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£130
for 2 nights
From
£65
£265
£650
 
 
Mid season
12 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£130
for 2 nights
From
£65
£485
£755
 
 
Peak season
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£615
for 7 nights
£615
£2,400
 
 
High season
1 Sep 2017 - 17 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£485
for 7 nights
£485
£850
 
 
Mid Season
18 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£375
for 7 nights
£375
£755
 
 
Low season
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£130
for 2 nights
From
£65
£265
£650
 
 
Winter season
1 Nov 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£100
for 2 nights
From
£50
£199
£650
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £100
Pet Fee £20

If you wish to pay in full now then use the "Book Now" facility & pay online. However, if you wish to pay just the deposit now (on line), send an enquiry & we will schedule on line payments for you. Price quoted is per property. End of stay cleaning, air conditioning and British TV IS FULLY INCLUDED in advertised price. Mid stay cleans can be arranged but will attract a surcharge.

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Facilities

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort

Attractions

  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 80 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Air conditioning unit & radiator for winter months
  • Lounge - 1 Sofa bed/Futon, Air conditioning & wall mounted radiator for winter months
  • Double sofa bed available in Lounge sleeps two

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • If you wish to pay on line just use the "Pay now" button. However, if you wish to pay me directly, send an enquiry & we can make arrangements. Smoking only allowed in outside space on balcony/terrace. Apartment on raised ground floor with lift. full UK TV channels available via internet also limited TV channels are available via satellite. Spanish digital channels also available. Air con & economical electric heating system for snug winter months. Price quoted is per property. End of stay cleaning is included. Please note: This is family accommodation and is NOT suitable for hen or stag parties. We can cater for other events eg writing groups, golfers etc

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