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Villa With Electrically Heated Private Pool



Updated: 22-Oct-2016
Villa in Costa Papagayo, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote - Quiet Residential Area of Costa Papagayo

Redecorated in December 2012, this delightful semi-detached villa with private heated pool is situated in the Costa Papagayo area of Playa Blanca. It is 20 minutes walk to Dorada Beach and local amenities, including supermarkets, shops and restaurants. The villa is furnished to a high standard. There are 2 bedrooms, the master bedroom is en-suite with a double bed the doors leading to the pool area. The second bedroom has twin beds and both bedrooms have ample wardrobe space. A comfortable double sofabed is located in the living room for additional sleeping capacity should it be required. The family bathroom is with shower, WC and basin set in a marble top. The en-suite bathroom has a bath/shower, WC and double basins set in marble top. The kitchen is well equipped with all modern conveniences. Leading out of the kitchen is a utility area where the washing machine is located. The living/dining area is light and spacious. 2 sofas.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

I spent 2 years National Service in the South African Army. On completion of military service, I went to college and qualified as an Accountant. I moved to the UK in 1993, I worked for British Rail, Electrolux and Bol.com. I started an outsourcing accounting business in 2001.

I fly for a hobby and in July 2009 I completed a 3000 mile flying trip around Namibia and Botswana. I plan to get a commercial pilots license and do the African flying for a living.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"After having rented a number of villa’s around Lanzarote, we unanimously agree that this (Villa Sofia) is the best by far."

'A lovely time was had by all. Lovely villa with all the added extras that make it relaxing and homely. The pool was very welcoming after a day on the beach'

'A fantastic holiday was had by all 3 of us. The villa catered for all our needs, was clean, welcoming and homely. Would return and recommend to friends and family'
Sep 2005
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From the Owner

Location is most important. In selecting Villa Sofia consideration was given to the size of the property – I did not want a little box but a substantial dwelling that I could one day be retire to. At 1184 Sq ft Villa Sofia meets this requirement. The second consideration was distance from Playa Blanca village. At just on 1 mile Villa Sofia is close enough but not too close. This leads onto the 3rd reason Traffic and noise. Being in a residential area there is no pub noise or through traffic. I find Villa Sofia an ideal get-a-away, a place to relax and forget about my day-to-day work issues.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Arrecife at 32 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Play Blanca at 2 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Playa Blanca at 2 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Playa Blanca at 2 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Playa Blanca at 2 Kilometres


The villa is located in the Costa Papagayo area of Playa Blanca. The world famous Papagayo beaches are about 10 minutes away by car. The Dorado beach is in the Playa Blanca village and is about a 20 minute walk from the villa.


The airport is 30 minutes by car. The port is 2-3 minutes by car.


Shops, bars and restaurants are located in the Playa Blanca village. This is about a 20 minute walk. 2-3 minutes by car.

Further Details:

Car hire is recommended if you are to explore the Island.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Jan 2016 - 29 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Thursday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% deposit required on booking, balance payable 8 weeks prior to departure. Payment is to be by credit transfer into the account given.

Changeover Day:
Changeover is Thursday - flexible out of season.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 22-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

Close to but far enough away from Playa Blanca Village. Villa Sofia is just on 1 mile from the restaurants and bars. I find Villa Sofia an ideal get-a-away, a place to relax and forget about my day-to-day work issues. The pool and BBQ area are private and can't be seen from the raod.

Property Type

  • villa


  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


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

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool


  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • village


  • caves
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 110 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Twin bedroom has 2 single beds and ample cupboard space. The twin room has access to a separate shower room.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom has a double bed and ample cupboard space and safe. There is an en-suite bathroom with bath and shower. Double marble wash hand basins.


  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: We have added 95 sq.m. of patio, new BBQ and entertainment area, outside shower and new internal courtyard for al fresco dining. The property is wheelchair accessible with the exception of the roof terrace. Summary: Plot size, 600 sq.m. Villa, 120 sq.m. Patio, 140 sq.m.. Roof terrace, 12 sq.m. Outside: Patio furniture and sun beds are provided. The villa has private pool that is electrically heated in the winter months. The pool is 7.5 x 3.5m. There is also a roof terrace to enjoy a sundowner or two! Utility Room: Washing machine. This has an A+ energy rating. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bath towels and linen are provided, the villa is cleaned prior to your arrival and there is a mid week mop out and towel/linen change. We provide beach towels. Other: Roof terrace.

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