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Property

Updated: 10-Dec-2016
Villa in Montana Roja, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote - Sleeps Ten, Four Bedrooms And Three Bathrooms

Villa Blackrock is a spacious, modern, detached luxury villa, with large electrically heated private pool with an extensive south facing private terrace and gated walled garden. It is situated in its own grounds, with wonderful mountain views. The estate is a small private gated community which benefits from a CCTV security system which is on operation on the entrance gate and throughout the development 24 hrs a day. We are fully registered with the Lanzarote authorities for letting. The villa is very similar to other James Villas on the development but without the price. Equipped and furnished to a very high standard in a private development it is ideal for two families.The villa consists of a spacious lounge and dining area beautifully furnished with Wi-Fi throughout. Smart enabled 40" Flat screened TV provides BBC 1, 2+4, ITV, Channel 4+5, RTE 1+2, and Sky News plus additional channels. CD stereo, Ipod docking station, DVD player, Playstation 2. Welcome pack, cot and highchair all included. There are large patio doors leading directly onto the terrace for alfresco dining with large outdoor table and chairs, barbeque, and sunloungers. The beautiful pool area is completely private, not overlooked and the garden planted with cacti, palm trees and tropical plants.There is a full size outdoor table tennis table for our younger guests and more energetic older guests!

  • Sleeps 10
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I currently work part time on a busy surgical ward as a Staff Nurse. My husband is a practising GP. We all love the outdoor life and play tennis and golf for our local clubs. The boys play rugby and our daughter plays hockey, representing School, University and local teams. Our eldest son Sean is working in business, Alex our second son is studying Biomedical Science at Newcastle University and Sophie our daughter is at Sixth Form. We also have Jessie our adored Golden Retriever. We have been visiting Lanzarote for the last 20 years and love the all year round climate. We particularly love Playa Blanca for its wonderful beaches and upmarket feel. The standard of cuisine is excellent, we really enjoy visiting the various restaurants and eating outside on balmy evenings.

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Speaks English, French

Guestbook comments from the owner

We all had a wonderful holiday and very much enjoyed the villa - perfect for two families. The villa had everything and more. Great to have the Wi Fi and extensive TV package. I can't think of anything that could have made our holiday more enjoyable.



Thank you Julie, the villa was more than expected, so large it comfortably accommodated our three generations of family. It was clean and well equipped with a very large garden and pool area, lovely and private.



We had a great time in Playa Blanca. It's the first time we have come home discussing when we could return. The villa was so lovely and quiet and we really enjoyed the privacy.



Absolutely loved the pool and garden area, the warm crystal clear water kept my water babes happy even on the odd cloudy day!



What a great time we had in Playa Blanca, we enjoyed the villa very much if you are ever thinking of selling it please let us know.



Your English management team were extremely helpful and knowledgeable.
Jan 2006
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7 Reviews

5
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

We could not fault this villa one bit. We had a fantastic stay, the villa had everything we needed and more. We had 2 babies with us and Julie and the management team were fab in making sure we had the cots we needed. Could not have asked for anymore. Very clean and well kitted out! We would definitely stay again.

The worse thing we can say and it is so minor is that we only had one outside light working and no pool light working but this did not ruin our stay one bit. Fab villa and very highly recommended. Perfect for travelling with babies and children :-)

  • Review Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fabulous stay

  • 5 of 5

We have just arrived back from a lovely relaxing holiday at Villa Blackrock. Our party was 7 adults and an 11 month old baby. The villa was very spacious and we all felt it was a great space without being cramped. The villa was well looked after and very clean throughout. The welcome pack in the fridge was a lovely touch. We had a small issue accessing the internet early into the holiday but this was quickly resolved by the management team who were great so no problems there. The villa itself is situated in a very secure residential area with gated access just outside of Playa Blanca, it had lovely outdoor space and we enjoyed lovely balmy evenings on the spacious terrace. The taxi service was excellent, very reliable and cheap for when we wanted meals out in Playa Blanca or Marina Rubicon which was lovely. Watching the sun set from the marina was lovely. They also had local markets twice a week which are worth a visit. Totally enjoyed the stay and will most certainly return again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely villa!

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a lovely 2 weeks at villa Blackrock! A lovely spacious villa with everything you need plus great outdoor space and lovely pool!! Was quite a long walk to playa Blanca with children in tow! But cabs are easy to get, we also hired a car to visit further afield!!! A Walk up Montana Rioja behind the villa is well worth the climb!!! We loved our stay here and will definitely return one day!!!! Only issue I would say is that the windows in one of the bathrooms don't open with any of the keys! And also the windows and patio doors in one of the twin rooms won't open which makes it pretty hot and uncomfortable at night!! We also had no wi fi whilst we were there! The management team are really good and helpful but not sure what the issue with it was! Just meant lots of moaning from the kids!!!! But would definitely recommend a stay here!!! Marina rubicon is lovely! Aqua lava is a good water park but not so great for 13+ would say more suited to younger children! Papagayo beach is a must see!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review and rating us 5 star* and we are very happy that you are planning to return to our villa. It was unfortunate that Movistar the internet provider could not deal with the high tourist demand during the peak season and failed to honour the customer service expected of them. In response we have now changed provider and wi-fi is reinstated. We have also contacted a locksmith to address the missing key issues. Customer service is a priority for us and we have an excellent English management team who provide 24 hour assistance making sure all situations are dealt with promptly and efficiently, it is of utmost importance to us to ensure our guests have the best possible holiday experience. Warmest regards. Julie.
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Great Family Holiday in a Lovely Villa

  • 5 of 5

We have recently returned from a family holiday in Playa Blanca. Villa Blackrock was a home from home. Very spacious and well equipped. The outside space is lovely; very quiet and secluded. The pool was great - our son loved it. We ate in a few nights and found the kitchen had everything we needed.

We had a hire car which we used for trips into and around Playa Blanca. The beach (Playa Flamingo) is a 5 minute drive as is a small water park (Aqualava). We ate out a few nights and visited the local market at Marina Rubicon - great atmosphere and well worth a visit.

Overall, we had a lovely, relaxing family holiday staying at Villa Blackrock. Thank you to Julie and Family.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely villa in quiet area of Playa Blanca

  • 5 of 5

Villa Blackrock is located in a gated complex up the hill from Playa Blanca, a nice quiet part. The Villa itself is spacious and we stayed there with 5 adults and 3 young children (one 5 year old and two toddlers). The weather the week we went was a little varied but the sun terrace to the back of the house was very sheltered and caught the sun sufficiently to lie out on the sun loungers. This time of year you definitely need to pay for the additional pool heating, we did and it made it an ok temperature for swimming (still fairly cool though).

We had hire cars and would use them to get down to the beach front and to do little jaunts around the island.

We used a couple of the recommendations for restaurants, really liked the one up at Femes - lovely little local restaurant and on a good day the views down to Playa Blanca would be breathtaking (it was rainy & cloudy the day we went).

Definitely worth the hike up to the volcano to the back of the house - Montana Roja - spectacular views of Playa Blanca.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Superb Villa and Pool.

  • 5 of 5

Had a fantastic time at your super villa. Everything we needed and more. Our party of eight was more than catered for with a generous allowance for everyones personal space.

The pool and patio area was nicely secluded - the nicest I have seen and the kids had great fun with the table tennis. The pool was lovely and warm, great fun for all.

We are looking forward to booking again in the autumn to escape gloomy cold England.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

We fell in love with our villa because it is so large and spacious, and set in its own extensive grounds. The majority of the rooms look onto the pool and garden area and the large windows throw light into the villa bringing the garden indoors. The patio area is south facing and extensive allowing optimal sunbathing and our three children have great fun with ball games and with a good run up, landing in our very own pool. We really enjoy the villa because it affords us our own space, even when our friends stay with us and we have home from home facilities. We love the fact that it is so private and not overlooked offering peace and tranquility with wonderful mountain views and yet has everything on its doorstep.

Activity and Interests

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

The property is just a 15-20 minute walk from the nearest beach, Playa Flamingo. This beach is popular with families as there are good facilities nearby and safe swimming. A 3 minute drive will bring you to Playa Dorado Beach good for water sports. A 5 minute drive will take you to the Marina. Just a 10 minute drive from the villa you will find the beautiful area of Papagayo with natural beaches and ideal for sunbathing and snorkelling.

Travel:

Arrecife Airport is just a 30 minute drive from the villa. Car hire is recommended though not essential. Taxi rank available at the bottom of the road.

Distances:

Nearest supermarket 5 minute walk. Hotel opposite, 5 minute walk with restaurant facilities and tennis courts for hire. Playa Blanca village is just a 20 minute walk or a 3 minute drive from the villa. There is a taxi rank and bus stop outside the estate with buses every 30 mins accesssing all of the resort area. Taxis cost 3-4 euros to village.

Further Details:

Playa Blanca is a wonderfully vibrant fishing village and has a fabulous promenade to amble along stretching over 5km from the lighthouse to the Marina. It enjoys the most wonderful views of Fuerterventura, with opportunities to observe the beaches, and enjoy the restaurants and shops, along the way. Bike hire is available. Regular dive centres along the coast offer PADI courses. Crazy golf. Tennis. Fishing. Boat trips all available. On booking Villa Blackrock we will send to you our information pack with our recommendations based on holidaying in Lanzarote for the last 20 years!

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
25
8 Dec 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
6 night minimum stay
£454
for 6 nights
From
£76
£529
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
26
16 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
6 night minimum stay
£772
for 6 nights
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£129
£900
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
27
5 Jan 2017 - 28 Jan 2017
6 night minimum stay
£498
for 6 nights
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£83
£580
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
28
29 Jan 2017 - 8 Feb 2017
6 night minimum stay
£540
for 6 nights
From
£90
£625
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
29
9 Feb 2017 - 20 Feb 2017
6 night minimum stay
£600
for 6 nights
From
£100
£699
 
 
30
21 Feb 2017 - 23 Mar 2017
6 night minimum stay
£582
for 6 nights
From
£97
£675
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
31
24 Mar 2017 - 18 Apr 2017
6 night minimum stay
£798
for 6 nights
From
£133
£930
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
32
19 Apr 2017 - 3 May 2017
6 night minimum stay
£558
for 6 nights
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£93
£650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
33
4 May 2017 - 24 May 2017
6 night minimum stay
£540
for 6 nights
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£90
£625
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
34
25 May 2017 - 8 Jun 2017
6 night minimum stay
£582
for 6 nights
From
£97
£675
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
35
9 Jun 2017 - 12 Jul 2017
6 night minimum stay
£621
for 6 nights
£725
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
36
13 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
6 night minimum stay
£798
for 6 nights
From
£133
£930
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £12 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£600
for 6 nights
From
£100
£700
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
To secure your booking, a deposit of 25% (non-refundable) should be paid and the balance payable 8 weeks prior to departure. We also collect a £100 breakages deposit fully refundable in the event that no damage has been incurred. The pool can be heated if requested for a nominal charge.Please note there is a minimum charge during the peak holiday periods.

Changeover Day:
We remain flexible and will do our best to accommodate your holiday request dates.

Notes on prices:
Prices shown are for the property per week in UK Pounds and are based on 6 people - there is an additional charge for each extra person per week of £50-£80. Payment can be accepted also in Euros.

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Facilities

From the Owner

We bought the villa originally for ourselves but being tied to school holidays we have successfully rented out for the last 8 years. We eventually plan to semi-retire here avoiding the cold winters at home and look forward to being able to accommodate our large English and Irish family and friends.

Property Type

  • villa

General

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

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Dining

  • Child's Highchair

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • village

Attractions

  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Main bathroom fully tiled with double sinks beautifully finished in marble. bath,shower, wc and bidet. Ensuite 1 fully tiled with double sinks beautifully finished in marble. bath,shower, wc and bidet. Ensuite 2 tiled with shower cubicle, sink and wc.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed, ceiling fan, patio doors to pool. Bedroom 2 with twin beds, ceiling fan, patio doors to pool. Bedroom 3 with twin beds, ceiling fan, patio doors to pool. Bedroom 4 very large triple room with 3 single beds. Mountain view.

Outside

  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Set in a private development, the villa has high ceilings and is airy and spacious.Three bathrooms enables a quick transition for the evenings out. Two families can stay at opposite ends of the villa for privacy. Outside: South facing, private gated and walled garden with extensive terracing and barbeque area. Ideally positioned for sunshine all day long, with shaded terrace area for those who prefer. Five rooms overlook the pool terrace and garden area. 32 sq.m., large electrically heated pool, with romanesque style steps and a shallower end for the little ones. Outdoor shower. Wooden dining table and chairs. Charcoal barbecue. Eight reclining sunloungers, two benches. The pool has underwater lighting and looks spectacular at night time illuminated, creating a fabulous atmosphere for those relaxing balmy evenings.There is also a full size table tennis table. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Quality towels, tea towels, and white cotton bed linen are included during your stay. Towels are changed mid-week. For a two week stay all linen is replaced and a mid stay clean is undertaken. Please enquire if beach towels are needed. Other: The villa is tastefully decorated with matching oak furniture and colour co-ordinated furnishings throughout. Additional put up bed if required.

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