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Air Conditioned 3 bed/2 bath Apartment with wifi

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Apartment in Benalmadena, Costa del Sol, Spain - Close To Beach, Park, Bars And All Amenities

Bonanza Square is a family entertainment complex with bars, snack bars and restaurants. There is a large shared pool for residents only, no lifeguard. It is 5 mins from Paloma park and 10 mins from the beach. The award winning harbour is a short distance away. Malaga airport is only about 30 euros by taxi. A car is not necessary, there are plenty of buses, taxis and trains available but you can walk to most places

Jon Molendo
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
14 December, 2017

About Jon Molendo

My wife and I were in our fifties when we brought the apartment. We brought it as a retirement home, when we finally get to retire and, as we are both still working, we let it out during the summer. It is principally our second home in a mainly residential block in a family oriented area. It is better furnished than your typical holiday let and there is usually tea, coffee etc in the cupboards and all we ask is that you replace what you use and respect our neighbours.

Jon Molendo purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Jon Molendo chose Benalmádena

We love the area, there are so many bars and restaurants within walking distance, principally run by Brits, so no language problems. The local Spanish are friendly and love the kids. We don't use a car, the airport is close and a friend collects us. Everything you want is close by and we walk or get a taxi.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Benalmádena in Costa del Sol Occidental

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • En-suite bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Handbasin
    Family Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Handbasin
  • Both en-suite and family bathroom have bath with shower over the bath, WC, hand basin, hairdryer. The family bathroom has a bidet.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • En-suite bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    Twin bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Twin bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6/7 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and ensuite bathroom. Bedrooms 2 and 3 have twin beds and share the family bathroom. 1 single adult size fold up bed and a travel cot. All bedrooms have fitted wardrobes with plenty of coat hangers.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes on accommodation: The apartment is on the 2nd floor and there is not a lift, access is by stairs. The apartment is close to the Church of England church which has a bell tower. Outside: Large shared pool. Sunbathing area with shades, but loungers are not provided. The pool is behind locked gates and is for the exclusive use of the occupiers of the apartment block. There is not a lifeguard. There is now an identification system to ensure that only residents and their guests can use the pool. It is now open Easter to October. It has a newly built changing area and toilets. Utility Room: Washing machine, iron and ironing board and drying rack. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All linen and towels, except beach towels, are provided and are changed every week. The property is cleaned after every occupant. The client is responsible for cleaning during their stay. Other: Large balcony with table and 6 chairs


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(13 traveller reviews)

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Air Conditioned 3 bed/2 bath Apartment with wifi
average rating of 4.3076925 based on 13 reviews


  • 4 of 5

Just arrived back from 7 days holiday in Jon & Carol's apartment on Bonanza square. This apartment is clean and tidy - bright and well situated.

Jon throughout has been great -we were originally booked to go out in August but had to change our dates and Jon was very accommodating.

Looking forward to our next visit :-)

  • Review Submitted: 25-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay
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the property was very well equipt 'large very clean could not fault it

  • 4 of 5

overall a lovely apartment in the heart of benalmadena good location apartment couldn't fault only minus the pool was closed but that was down to the time we went happy holiday

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. I had asked the community about all year round use of the pool and it was not approved by the members of the community. We look forward to seeing you again.
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Brilliant family holiday

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for our family needs. Central location Home from home

  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to you staying again. Kind regards Jon & Carole
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Looking forward to a return visit

  • 5 of 5

Just arrived back from 10 days holiday in Jon & Carol's apartment on Bonanza square. This apartment is clean and tidy, and is extremely spacious, bedrooms are larger than a lot of ones I have previously stayed in, one having an en suite with another bathroom to service the other two bedrooms. The apartment is on a square where all the local amenities are within 5 minute walking distance, supermarkets, pharmacy, paper shop, dentist, ice cream parlor, restaurants, and bars, with local transport stopping outside. We did a shop at the newly opened Lidl to get some basics, and then went over to the local supermarket which was just across the road for our early morning bread rolls. We hired a car for a week, and traveled on the Saturday down to Gibraltar, only took about 1hr 15 minutes from the apartment. The apartment had everything you could think of, even walking sticks for those less mobile, Shopping trolley, board games and plenty of books to read it you had time. We used the Irish bar called Dec's which is just outside and had very good food there some evenings. My grandson who is a keen scooter player went over to Paloma Park on a few occasions, this is in walking distance of the apartment, there are also many animal attractions to see in the park such as goats, rabbits, and chickens which roam freely. There is a car boot sale there on Sundays and Wednesdays, this is one of the largest car boot's I have ever seen. The apartment is within 10 minutes walking distance of the beach which is downhill, takes a little longer to walk back. I will be looking forward to returning to this apartment later in the year. The customer service was excellent from booking to handing back the keys, lots of information given about contacts whist out in Spain.


  • Review Submitted: 01-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your kind comments, we do try to make our guests welcome and ensure that they enjoy their holiday.
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Would definitely recommend this apartment

  • 4 of 5

Myself and four friends stayed in this Apartment. And have to say it was a GREAT stay. Had everything you could possibly need, Very spacious, Great layout, Very comfortable and clean. Great location as well. You have a bus service outside(Not that you need it everything is local) that takes you most places and its less than a ten minute walk to the local Train that takes you everywhere.(And is a very cheap way to travel) The beach is literally 5 minutes down the road.. Local Amenities are great with a supermarket right at your door.. Cant fault it. I have stayed in lots of apartments in this region for the past 8 years and will defiantly stay at this one again. Thanks for a great trip....

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2016
  • Date of Stay: January 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Will go back again

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time in the apartment ,it was everything that we hoped for. We had very good service from the manager. We would definitely recommend it to friends and relatives. Having visited Benalmadena for a number of years this is the first time we have been in Jon's apartment but it wont be the last I'm sure. thank you again for your lovely apartment

Madge & Ian Paterson

  • Review Submitted: 12-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Madge & Ian, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. My wife and I have just spent the last two weeks in the apartment and have fitted new curtains and nets as well as given the apartment a spring/ autumn deep clean. The three piece suite has been professionally cleaned and we have a new coffee table. We always welcome returning guests and offer a 15% discount. We look forward to seeing you again.Thanks Jon
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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
5 Metres
Eagle Cafe bar
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Arroya de la Miel
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Many on square
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Paseo Maritimo
Car: not necessary


The beach is 10 mins walk away. The award winning harbour is 20 mins walk along the promenade. Tivoli World is a small amusement park and there is a cable car to the top of the mountain overlooking the coast. Paloma park is 5 mins walk away and it has a small zoo and also a separate dolphinarium where you can swim with the dolphins.


Malaga airport is about 10km away, 20 mins by car or taxi. A car is not needed as all amenities are within easy walking distance. The local train to Fuengirola or Torremolinos is 10 mins walk.


The apartment is in the centre of the entertainment complex. All of the local bars do not stay open late so there are no all night bars or discos within hearing. However, there are plenty within either a short walk or taxi ride.

Further Details:

Benalmadena harbour is an award winning complex of bars restaurants and night clubs. By the harbour is 24 hour square where you can dance the night away.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Benalmádena, Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Winter 2017/18
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
April 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
May 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
June/July 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2018
15 Jul 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn 2018
16 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter 2018/19
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Mar 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
£100 booking deposit is non refundable.

All breakages or damages must be paid for.

Changeover Day:
Saturday change over only during holiday season, June to September, but will accommodate for mid week changes out of season.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds. Please contact owner for prices for long term lets. There is no supplement for Christmas, Easter and half term breaks.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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