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Charming, Secluded Villa, Private Pool & Gardens, Peaceful Location, WIFI

Overview

Property

Updated: 01-Dec-2016
Villa close to Mijas Village, Mijas, Costa del Sol, Spain - Peaceful Private Location, 5 Mins Drive To Mijas Village/ Beaches/ Restaurants, And All Amenities

This private villa, set in a peaceful open country location, with fabulous views surrounding, yet only 7 minutes drive to the white Andalucian Pueblo Village of Mijas, Sympathetically restored only a few years ago to a very high standard with high beamed ceilings and fireplace in the lounge, with open plan kitchen which is fully equipped with dishwasher, microwave, toaster, plenty of crockery, etc, etc. Patio doors from the lounge open directly on to the pool area, and covered terrace.

There is a grassed area which surrounds the pool. At the front of the vila there is another enclosed patio area, which is very private.

The villa has a rustic style to it, which gives it much character.

There is one double with ensuite and one twin with ensuite shower room. Set in it's own grounds in a tranquil, secure and private location, with automatic entry gates and parking within the grounds for 2/3 cars. WIFI available, Satellite TV/DVD. with BBC/ITV channels.

It has a 8 x 4 private pool with Roman steps leading into the pool, BBQ and dining area, sun-terrace with sun beds set in lovely tropical gardens. Built on one level, fully enclosed. which can be lit at night. Lovely views to Mijas village 5/10 minutes drive to the bustling towns of Fuengirola/ La Cala/Benalmadena and only minutes drive to the many many beaches, which are all safe for children,many being awarded "Blue Flag"

For children, there is nearby, the local Zoo, the Water Park , The sea Life Aquarium, Karting, plus many more activities.

Close to golf courses.

Many recommendations from happy clients, who have found that our villa was just the ideal location they were looking for. Very peaceful but within easy distance to everything. The nearest amenities, (supermarket, chemist, baker, several bars and restaurants is exactly 2.2 km from villa) Malaga Airport 20 mins drive. Satellite programmes now include BBC and ITV channels

Below is a note from one of our guests in summer 2015, to give you an idea of how a young family enjoyed the villa

Hi carol,

"We did go out on a few occasions Mijas was beautiful so we had 3 nights out there. We also went to Benalamadera for the day but it was too hot for my daughter so we only stayed for around 3 hours.

Obviously with the bus stopping outside we had several trips to Fuenngarola. One of the bus drivers recognized us each time so our children waved at him even when we weren't getting the bus. Both children loved to go to the end of the drive to see the goats each day.

We will definitely be returning to Mijas in the future. We felt we were just really getting to know the area when it was time to come home. It's such a beautiful place.

We loved the villa and would love to return some time. The sleeping arrangements worked great as well."

Thanks again

Angie

More Details
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

My wife and I have lived on the Costa del Sol for many years, where I have now retired. . We love the life, the culture and the beauty of the country. We still spend our pleasure time exploring the countryside, together with running an extremely successful Classic Car Club.

This gives us to opportunity to find fabulous locations, and sample some of the best restaurants Andalucia has to offer.

We would be more than happy to recommend places for you to explore and restaurants to visit.

Andalucia has so much to offer.

Speaks English, Spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

Many lovely comments from delighted clients, who found exactly what they were looking for with our villa. Copies of testimonials can be forwarded at your request.



Carol, Thank you for all your help in taking us so quickly to the emergency hospital when Sarah fell and cut her leg, the clinic also was so helpful and kind.

It was so reassuring to know you were there, Ann Martin, June 2014



Ian, just a few words to let you know how much Lorraine and I enjoyed our holiday in your Villa. It was all we expected, the location was perfect for us and we had a real chill out time, just what we both needed. We would love to visit again maybe sometime later in the year. If you have any special deals late Sept or October we would be obliged if you could let us know. We have already decided to visit next year and will contact you about this later on in the year. Once again thank you. Kind regards, Bruce.



We loved the villa, the kids had a great time, after a stressful winter in Ireland, it was great just to chillout. We had planned to visit the lakes and Ronda as you had suggested, maybe next year when we come back David, Suzanne,kids



Great place, Just what we needed, thanks for all the advice on places to go

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21 Reviews

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based on 21 holidaymaker reviews

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Charming Villa Eucalyptus

  • 5 of 5

My family had a lovely 2 week stay in the tranquil, charming and totally private villa Eucalyptus.

The only real noise apart from the odd car is the daily goat herding (bells around their necks) which was a delight to watch.

Ian and Carol were very welcoming, helpful, supportive (in a moment of need) and knowledgable. Along with their villa it was a great all round holiday experience and we would not hesitate to rent again.

Thanks for a great

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much, we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay, and glad we could be of assistance to you. Hope we may see you sometime again in the future. Ian & Carol
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Just like the photo

  • 5 of 5

We really liked the villa, it was peaceful yet close enough to the supermarket, bars and restaurants (by car). We will definitely be visiting again, we are missing the pool already! Thanks Carol and Ian for your help.

See you again soon

Allison and Carl

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much, really pleased you enjoyed your stay. We hope we will see you again next summer. Ian & Carol
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Amazing time at this lovely villa

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time at this villa and carnt wait to come back next year. The villa is private and very secure and a great location for visiting all tourist hot spots car hire is essential. The villa is very well maintained and the owners Ian and Carol were so very helpful with little tips to make your holiday all the very best better. Thanks Ian and Carol look forward to seeing you next year the garner family

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Dan and Becky, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are so happy that you all enjoyed yourselves and we look forward to seeing you again when you arrive next year. Best wishes, Ian & Carol
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Excellent time at this Villa - will come again.

  • 5 of 5

Villa was very well presented and had all we needed for a two week stay and more. Outside space and pool were excellent and much larger than it appears on the photos.

The location was ideal for us - we enjoyed the quiet location with Mijas Pueblo only 3 miles away whilst our older teenage daughter and friend enjoyed trips to Fuengirola, Benalmadena and Malaga. We also managed to fit in an overnight trip to Seville! A car is highly recommend.

The owners couldn't have been any more helpful, meeting us on route from the airport to take us to the Villa and on the end of the phone for any questions we may have had.

Will definitely return and highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, it was a great pleasure to have you all as guests and so glad you enjoyed various trips to some of the most beautiful and interesting parts of Spain. Should you decide to return, it would be a pleasure to show you many more places to explore. Ian & Carol
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Blissful Break

  • 5 of 5

No problem following the clear directions provided by Ian & Carol. 20 minute drive from the airport. We met up with Caroline who manages the villa. Caroline was very helpful when we contacted her to tell her that we had arrived at our meeting point. Caroline reminded us that the shops would be closed the following day (Sunday) so directed us to the nearest supermarket, which was minutes from where we were to meet up.. Once we arrived at the villa, which was 10 minutes drive from our meeting point, we were shown how the cooker, oven, lighting, electric gates etc worked. Caroline was happy for us to contact her if we had any problems, which we didn't have throughout our stay. The villa is in a rural setting, at the side of a main road, in a large well established private garden. The villa is cosy, comfortably furnished, clean, well-maintained and well equipped. The only thing I would love to see are mosquito/fly screens to windows and doors. Otherwise no complaints. Ten minutes drive from the bustling coast of Fuengirola, Mijas Pueblo and Benalmadena Pueblo, where there are many attractions and restaurants to choose from. Information sheets in the villa provided detailed information about emergency services, local bus, taxis, wifi, etc. Close enough to use taxis if you don't want to drive. We have already given details of the villa to friends and family and are looking forward to another visit.. Christine & Bob de Gay

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Winter holiday

  • 5 of 5

A WELL EQUIPED AND COMFORTABLE RUSTIC VILLA, CHARMING AND EXTREMELY HELPFUL OWNERS WHAT MORE COULD YOU ASK? WELL THERE WAS THE SUNSHINE, ONLY PUT THE HEATING ON TWICE, 'BUS TO MIJAS OR FUENGIROLA STOPPED OUTSIDE THE DOOR, PROPERTY COMPLETELY SECURE FOR BOTH OURSELVES AND THE DOGS. SHOP IN MIJAS MARKET FOR FIRST CLASS MEAT AND VEGETABLES, FIND THE OLD SPANNISH BAKERY ON THE SECOND LEVEL LOVELY BREAD AND JUST A FEW TABLES FOR A CHEAP AND EXCELLENT SNACK AND COFFEE.. tHIS IS A REALLY GREAT PLACE TO SPEND THE WINTER AND I HEARTILY RECCOMEND IT.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Gillian We are very happy you enjoyed your winter stay, it really was a very warm winter and the flowers in the garden were lovely.. I hope you may decide to come back again sometime for another winter. Regards to you both. Carol & Ian
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Location

From the Owner

Andalucia is a wonderful region of Spain, unfortunately, many people only hear about the "Costa del Sol", but never really about the real Andalucia. From our villa, go inland a couple of kms and you will see real Spain. The lakes of El Chorro (Ardales) are the most stunning lakes - with its´turquoise waters and pine trees surrounding the lake, you could be in Switzerland. you can even swim in the clear freshwater, a must. The stunning mountains of El Torcal, with the most breathtaking views. Ronda, which you must have heard of, but take the scenic route, Mijas-Coin_Aloxaina, El Burgo-Ronda, here you can stop en-route at all these white villages and sample the local tapas. Have fun!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Malaga 20 minutes drive, Gibraltar 1hr 20 mins at 25 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : El Coto, 3 mins by car at 1.6 Kilometres Nearest Train : Fuengirola Station 7 mins drive at 5 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Campo Mijas at 1.6 Kilometres Nearest Beach : 7 minutes by car at 5 Kilometres Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

There are many special interest facilities on the Costa Del sol, including, cooking lessons, of various categories mountain biking, horse riding, walking tours etc, classic car runs, all of which we can give you more information should this be of interest to you. Various places we recommend you to visit. The lakes of El Choro the largest lake in andalucia with turquoise blue water, are a must to visit,

surrounded by natural pine forest. Canoes can be hired. Plenty of picnic areas and restaurants - 1 hrs drive. Ronda is worth a visit 1. 5 hrs drive, go via coin and Aloxaina and Yunquerra. Ronda. Tarifa for the outdoor type who enjoy windsurfing/kiting - reckoned to be the best in europe miles and miles of white sandy beached untouched - 1-2 hrs drive. Granada, Cordoba, Sevilla, Jerez all worth a visit, but allow yourself more time, why not stay overnight to enjoy these historic cities. We can give you more info should you decide to visit any of the above.

Coast/Beach:

Nearest beaches are 5/7 mins drive. There are many, clean, sandy beaches on the Costa del Sol, all within easy reach and safe for children. All have beach bars and restaurants where children are welcome and can play in safety, We like the areas of La Cala & Cabopino, which have beeen awarded Blue Flag both have typical local restaurants. Beautiful beaches that welcome families, including two naturist beaches. Nikki beach-worth a visit, but expensive. We are happy to provide some recommendations.

Travel:

Malaga Airport is 20 mins drive, or Gibraltar is 50 mins drive. We will send you full directions on how to get to the villa, where we will meet you and welcome you into the villa. We advise you to book your car hire to pick-up directly from the airport. Car Jet, Hertz, Yellow Car are several car hire companies we can recommend, this can be booked on the internet. Some of the airlines that fly into Malaga include BA, Easy Jet, Ryan Air, Bmi Baby, Monarch, Air Berlin, Air Lingus.

Distances:

Mijas pueblo, is 5 mins drive,

Fuengirola is 5 mins drive, nearest beach is 5 mins drive,

Benalmadena is 15 mins drive,

Marbella and Puerto Banus are 20/25 minutes away.

The lakes (el choro- ardales) about one hour drive. Ronda 1. 5 hrs drive. Cordoba 1. 5 hrs drive. Sevilla 2 hrs drive. Jerez/cadiz 1. 5 hrs drive.

Local bus passes by house twice hourly week days, a bit less at weekend. timetable available at villa.

Airport Malaga 20 minutes drive Gibraltar 50 minutes drive

Further Details:

Mijas Village: Pre-Roman 'white Andalucian village' with its cobbled streets and winding roads, this is has the charm of real Spain.Many authentic Spanish restaurants with beamed ceillings and fireplaces ideal in winter or dine in their open courtyards and terraces in summer. Many local artesan shops selling hand made goods. The famous donkeys are there to tour you round the village. The views from Mijas are quite stunning - worth a visit or two! We recommend Car Hire

Fuengirola: This town stretches for many miles along the sea front with its easy walking new promenade (wheelchair friendly). Plenty of restaurants and cafes.

Many, Many restaurants, shops and bars to suit all tastes.

Tha main square, is very pretty with its´s flowers and plants decoarating the square, in the evenings, many of the locals are seen sitting around the square just chatting. There is one precinct street "calle Moncayo" just down from the square which is full of restuarants well known for serving sea fish.

There are numrous shops suiting all tastes and budgets. For the young, or older and lively, there are many clubs, music bars, and discos.

Fuengirola has the most amazing zoo, well worth a visit, even for adults. Mijas Aqua Park only 5 minutes drive from the villa. Street markets: Fuengirola on Tuesdays, La Cala on Wednesdays and Saturdays, Puerto Banus on Saturdays, Benalmadena, Fridays. Benalmadena - Aquariaum open all days. Tivoli World - Open every Day in Summer. Benalmadena Port - worth a stroll to see the yachts, many, many shops and bars, open all day and most of the night. Day cruises from here. Supermarkets: Plenty of supermarkets, only minutes drive to the villas, including Hiper Europa (sells everything from food to beach shoes) Mercadona - large supermarket - excellent and good value for fresh fish. Banks - plenty. Puerto Banus and Marbella: Open day and night, plenty of designer shops, top restaurants, and non stop entertainment, only 20 minutes drive.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter 2016/7
29 Oct 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
£354
for 5 nights
£495
£1,100
 
 
Early Spring
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
£354
for 5 nights
£495
 
 
Spring 2017
1 May 2017 - 24 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
£421
for 5 nights
£590
 
 
Early Summer 2017
25 May 2017 - 10 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£690
for 7 nights
£690
 
 
Early summer 2017
11 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£790
for 7 nights
£790
 
 
Summer 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£995
for 7 nights
£995
 
 
Late summer 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 25 Sep 2017
6 night minimum stay
£729
for 6 nights
£850
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:

We do not charge any booking fee, extra taxes, or service fees, as we prefer to deal with you directly on a more personal basis.

As soon as you decide to reserve, contact us via the Owners Direct website, we will then confirm the booking with you directly, thus saving any agents taxes., please ignore the service fee, you do not have to pay it. We can also accept PAY PAL
CHANGEOVER DAY
Although we can only offer Saturday arrivals high season, we are quite flexible in off season do accommodate mid week arrivals. We will require a minimum of £200 booking deposit for one week and £250 for two weeks or more.. The balance must be paid a minimum of 8
weeks prior to arrival. An accidental damage deposit of £250, which can be bank transferred a few days before arrival or paid in cash on arrival. this will be bank transferred back to you with 48 hours of your departure.

The villa must be vacated before 10 am and incoming after 2 pm, However if we have no incoming or outgoing guests, we can be more flexible.

Electric for normal everyday use is included in the price of the weekly rates.

Notes on Longer term rentals:
We can offer larger discounts on longer term rentals throughout the winter months., The winter monthly rates are based normally on a minimum of 2 months rental and do not include electric charges, which is charged at the normal Spanish electric meter rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Finca Eucalyptos is not for the young and single, we are not close to night clubs and noisy bars. The villa is about spending time there and just relaxing. No other villas overlooking with noisy holidaymakers spoiling your peace and quiet. In saying that, it is only minutes drive to the nearest village where you have all the conveniences you may require. If you feel you need a bit of "action", then Fuengirola and Marbella are only 10 minutes and 20 minutes drive away. The beaches of which there are plenty,, are only 5/7 minutes drive away. we recommend a car, but there is a local bus service, which operates about every couple of hours, Daytime, which runs past the villa For Children, the garden is safe, all on one level and the pool has easy descending steps going into the pool. There are plenty of children's entertainment nearby. Agua Park, Zoo (which is really lovely and a bit different, it has won adwards) Sea Life, Crocodile Park, Safari Park, Go Karts, Horse riding and so on. We can direct you to these activities

Property Type

  • villa

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

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

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

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

Location Type

  • beach
  • rural

Attractions

  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Shower over bath in main bedroom
  • Both bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms. The master with bath and shower over head. The twin with walk-in shower, toilet and wash hand basin There is plenty of wardrobe space plus air conditioning in each bedroom, also extra cupboards in the lounge.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/5 (2 bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Main bedroom with double bed including Air-conditioning. twin bedroom with Air conditioning. ........................... If cot/highchair required, please advise - no extra charge.

Outside

  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Very private and secluded villa with lovely enclosed garden, in country location within a few minutes drive to all amenities. (2.2km) lovely garden and pool Area, very relaxing As the satelite stations have moved positions, We have now had All BBC ITV chanels etc re-installed. Well equipped kitchen, with much more than would normally be required BBQ area with large outside fridge/freezer. We will always be there to meet you and introduce you to our villa, whatever time you arrive. if there is anything you need or ask, we are only a telephone call away. Other 3 bedroom villa available with. private pool very close by, belonging to a friend. Should any emergencies occur, again, we are there to assist you. We are happy to guide you to good restaurants, beaches and especially trips out to the countryside (which we have a vast Knowledge) as we organise many trips away all over Spain for our Classic Car Club Outside: Private 8 x 4m swimming pool with Roman steps leading into pool, making it more accessible for children or people with disabilities Built-in covered BBQ area in front of pool with dining table and chairs and parasol. Terrace area by pool with sun beds. Front terrace with secluded garden and patio area with dining table, chairs, parasol and garden furniture. The villa benefits from the sun all day. There are various shady areas at different times of the day. The pool area gets the sun all day keeping it very warm. Private parking for 2/3 cars, electric security gates. Tropical garden, including Yucca and Eucalyptus, which can be illuminated at night. Grass area by pool. Pool and garden is maintained weekly, normally on Fridays, guests must allow Gardeners into property as the pool must be cleaned and maintained, and garden taken care of. Utility Room: Utility room includes washing machine and provides storage for miscellaneous items. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels provided, Fresh linen supplied weekly. Pool and beach towels not supplied. Villa is cleaned at the beginning and end of stay, Pool, garden cleaned weekly. Fridays normally

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