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Detached Villa with Private Pool and Sea Views. Free wifi included.

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa near Benalmadena Pueblo, Costa del Sol, Spain - Breathtaking Views over the Bay of Benalmadena

Finished to the highest of standards and luxuriously furnished throughout. On entering the villa the stairs lead down to a spacious and bright lounge and dining area. The lounge has a 12 seater corner unit to relax and watch some television or watch a DVD. Adjacent to the lounge is the dining area where eight people can comfortably sit and enjoy your meal. The state of the art kitchen ensures that everything you require to rustle up that meal can be found. The bright and airy lounge is made possible by the large patio windows that lead onto the fabulous outside terrace with magnificent views out to sea. Relax on the terrace furniture and dine outside on those balmy summer nights, the outside 8 seater table will easily accommodate your needs. Downstairs leads onto the impressively sized pool terrace area , table tennis and private swimming pool.

We have recently expanded the property with a new TV Room / Children's playroom and a Utility Room , which includes washing wachine , tumble dryer and Fridge.

The resort has a large communal pool just 300m from the villa. This villa will easily accommodate 8 comfortably in 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms.

More Details

Owner
Barry Mowbray
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
11 August, 2017

About Barry Mowbray

We bought the Villa at Benalmadena Pueblo on a spur of the moment decision at a Holiday Show in Milton Keynes! We love the location and the modern styling of the property. It suits our large and extended family of 3 x sons and 2 x daughters and 1 x grandson and guests.

It is the only villa we own, so we are very proud of it and make sure it is fully maintained and perfect for your holiday. It is so different to our home in England, such a contrast to our Georgian Manor House built in 1760!

Barry Mowbray purchased this villa in 2007

Why Barry Mowbray chose West Costa del Sol

We love the area around the villa, it is fairly quiet but close to the village of Benalmadena and the beach. It is ideal for large families or 3 generation holidays.

What makes this villa unique

We very much enjoy the communal gardens and swimming pool. They are very well cared for by the Casablanca community.

Guestbook comments from the owner

From: Kay at Deacons

Date: Sat, 15 Jun 2013 15:39:13 +0100

To:

Subject: Holiday may 22nd-29th 2013

Hi Barry,

Just coming to terms with the miserable return to the UK, after wall to wall sunshine for 7 days. Just wanted to say how fantastic our stay with you was. Your staff we very helpful and informative. It was lovely and safe for the children (who loved the pools). We felt very at home and privileged to have stayed in your villa. Looking at dates for next year already. Watch this space!



Fabulous Views, Great Holiday, would recommend the local restaurants at the Pueblo - Alison White commented June 07.



Have already booked to return in November, the most relaxing holiday I've had for years - Gillian Senior Oct 07



We had a really great time, the villa was beautiful

we didn't want to come home, as it had everything you could need. Will definitely be recommending it to friends and hopefully be back ourselves.
Apr 2007
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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • villa
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • En suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath, separate shower, wc, bidet and double vanity unit. Family bathroom upstairs comprising bath/shower toilet. En suite shower room and toilet to Bedroom 4. Separate shower room for basement area.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms / 4 Bathrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has double bed, dressing area and private terrace with table. Sea Views. A/C. Bedroom 2 with twin beds and balcony. Sea Views. A/C. Bedroom 3 with twin beds and balcony. Sea Views. A/C. Bedroom 4 with double bed and private terrace. A/C.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Fully air-conditioned property. Wifi available and inclusive in villa rental. Internet TV with multiple channels , including Sky Sports. Outside: Basement floor leads out onto the impressively sized pool terrace area. The swimming pool is perfect to jump into when the sun is just getting too hot! Should you wish to have a more vigorating swim the resort has a communal pool ( with Lifeguard ) which is just minutes from the villa. This pool is set in beautiful landscaped gardens and too has wonderful views to the sea. There are plenty of sun loungers available in the villa and there is a shaded porch area should a bit of timeout from the sun be required. There is also a table tennis table. Utility Room: Washing machine and tumble dryer. Iron and ironing board. Drinks Fridge. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included. Property is cleaned weekly and linen and towels changed weekly. Other: Children's / TV Room with 2 x sofas , floor custions , TV and DVD player. 3 piece terrace furniture. Gas BBQ. Table tennis area.

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Detached Villa with Private Pool and Sea Views. Free wifi included.
average rating of 4.8 based on 11 reviews
5

Luxury living

  • 5 of 5

A very large and well presented villa with everything you would need. Beautiful views with numerous balconies to enjoy it. A really quiet little neighbourhood and a great communal pool. Didn't bother with a car and found the taxi's very efficient and quick to come. The agents were very helpful too.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased that you had a good holiday and enjoyed our villa in Benalmadena. Our local agent SPM Rentals are on hand to help with any problems. Benalmadena Radio Taxis provide an excellent service, if you dont wish to hire a car. Barry Mowbray Owner
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4

Great place for the whole family!

  • 4 of 5

This villa was a wonderful place for our family to meet (from Ghana, Scotland and California). We had two small children and six adults and still had a spare twin bed.

A car is a must have at the property especially because it is an extremely hilly area. I walked between 50-100 flights of stairs a day just by walking to places in the area. But, if you are up for the challenge, it means more tapas and vino for you!

There were a couple things that might need some attention at the property, but it was only general wear and tear all houses get. You can tell the owners take great pride in the villa and keep it nice for anyone coming to stay.

Having the kids, it was also great to have access to a baby cot and a high chair! Would only suggest you have extra adults on hand if you have small kids because there are a LOT of stairs.

The pool on the property is relatively small, but good for a cool off. The communal pool is a small walk away and is nice. However when we were there it was only open after 1pm and the lifeguard wasn't there on time on a couple occasions. If you email the owner, you will be able to get the schedule for when that pool is open.

The addition of the pool table and access to ping pong in the house was really fun for the adults in our group.

Make sure you have a sat nav or a working phone with gps as it will be a bit hard to find without it. After two weeks there, we had the area pretty well figured out.

There is also a friendly neighbour (Dennis) who was instrumental in us finding our way around. I would suggest to the owner and management company to update the book and information given at the villa as we had trouble finding and using some things.

The air conditioner was very necessary as there was a heat wave when we went. Understandably it turns off every two hours to save the system from running all day... however on hot nights it wasn't fun to have to go down to turn it on in the middle of the night!

Overall: a beautiful villa with lovely views good for families and groups. Just ensure you have a car unless you are up for a big workout!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for taking the time to review our villa. I was so pleased to read that you had a great family holiday. We will certainly take heed of your advice and update the villa guide book with current local information . Benalmadena Radio taxis provide an excellent service for any holidaymakers that don't want to drive.
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5

Magical Villa

  • 5 of 5

Barry's Villa is truly a place where you can relax and unwind and enjoy those special family moments.

We will be returning in 2017 for our 3rd stay and can not recommend enough the high standard this Villa is furnished to.

We love the outside space, where many a night has been spent with a glass of wine!

The pool both at the Villa and on the complex are kept to a high standard...not a leave is left out of place thanks to the maintenance team who are always keeping busy.

We have also experienced a well looked after holiday whilst staying at Barry's villa and look forward to many more visits!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased to hear about your wonderful family holiday at the Villa. We look forward to welcoming you back this summer.
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4

Gorgeous chilled break

  • 4 of 5

Perfect location pueblo is gorgeous. Communal pool perfect and only 1min walk. Villa is lovely and has all amenities u need, the bedroom and ensuite downstairs could do with a bit of tlc as not as nice as rest of villa but overall we had a fabulous holiday and would love to come back 😀

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your Review , so pleased to read you had a Fabulous holiday. We update the Villa every year and will focus on the Downstairs Bedroom & Bathroom this Winter.
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5

Super villa for a family holiday

  • 5 of 5

Lovely villa, all you would want for a relaxed and enjoyable holiday. The large shared pool and toddlers pool was a super attraction, quite often we were the only family using it. We would suggest hiring a car is essential. All had a great holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased to read that your family had a relaxed and enjoyable holiday at the Villa.
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5

A fantastic holiday, perfect for our family!

  • 5 of 5

We were thrilled from the moment we arrived. The property was just as described with more than enough room for our large family. Our party consisted of eight adults and two young children.

On arrival the villa was spotless and furnished to a high standard. Most of our days were spent lounging around the villa pool or walking the short distance to the shared pool. It was so quiet and relaxing, we only ever saw a couple of other families there, the children had the run of the kiddies pool.

It's only a short drive into town and to the beaches. I would recommend hiring a car as it makes getting out and about much easier, especially with children.

The little town at the top of the hill is stunning and we enjoyed many evenings out. There is a good selection of lovely restaurants to choose from.

Thank you for a wonderful holiday, we will definitely be coming back next summer!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Malaga Airport
Nearest Beach
2 Kilometres
Benalmadena Beach
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

3 mins drive from Torremuille beaches or 20 minutes walk.

Torremuille is a quiet village with a small number of beach bars and restaurants.

Travel:

15 minutes drive from Malaga Airport. 2 minute drive to Torremuille station - direct connection to Malaga Airport.

Distances:

2 minutes drive or 15 minutes walk from Benalmadena Pueblo with an assortment of bars, restaurants, banks and shops/supermarket. 20 minutes drive to Marbella.

Further Details:

15 minute walk to local village, with shops, bars, restaurant and bank.

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Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High season
15 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 7 nights
£1,800
 
 
Autumn
26 Aug 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,350
for 7 nights
£1,350
 
 
Low season
16 Sep 2017 - 30 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,350
for 7 nights
£1,350
 
 
Spring
7 Jan 2018 - 1 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,350
for 7 nights
£1,350
 
 
April - June
2 Apr 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,500
for 7 nights
£1,500
 
 
July
1 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,700
for 7 nights
£1,700
 
 
High Season
21 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,950
for 7 nights
£1,950
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,750
for 7 nights
£1,750
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Bookings to be confirmed by email with a 25% holding deposit.
Remaining 75% to be paid 8 weeks before departure.
Families and couples only.

Changeover Day:
Saturday normally, but subject to availability, can be flexible.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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