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La Cala de Mijas & Fuengirola Beaches Close By.

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

La Cala de Mijas & Fuengirola - Tranquil Location, Mountain And Sea Views, 5 Minutes By Car To Beach

Casa Katrin is a large Andalusian style villa with its own pool and beautiful terraces and gardens. We have a 4 person lift to our top floor terrace. The lift measures 120cm x 90cm and is big enough for wheel chair access or for persons with walking difficulties. Perfect for Mum with the buggy. We are situated in a peaceful location, semi rural, open fields to the front and wonderful mountain and sea views. We are in a private residential complex URB: Cerros del Aguila. A 25 minute drive by motorway from Malaga Airport makes it an easy transition to your holiday home. This region will appeal to all ages and interests, as Casa Katrin is near the golden, sandy beaches and warm Mediterranean sea. We are close to many golf courses and near landscapes of natural beauty. There are picturesque villages to visit which date back to Phoenician and Roman times and by contrast there is a bustling nightlife in Marbella/Fuengirola and other towns along the coast.

More Details

Owner
John Isles
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, We speak some Spanish.
Calendar last updated:
14 July, 2017

About John Isles

John and Gill Isles are a retired couple with two children Christopher and Katrin. We have named our villa after our daughter. We have had our villa for many years and our first family holiday in the villa was in July 1993. We retired in 2003 and decided that we have such a lovely house in Spain we must live there. To supplement our pension we move out of our house in the peak holiday period and make it available for vacations. We have a great routine each year to pack away all our personal effects ready for our guests. We say to one another each year another massive spring clean and lets get rid of all the clutter and things we do not want. Be our guest please visit and find out much more about Casa Katrin

John Isles purchased this villa in 1985

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 on Suite - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with hand shower, toilet, walk-in shower, handbasin, hairdryer, first-aid kit. Cloakroom with toilet, handbasin.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom en-suite - queen size bed, air-con unit, private wardrobe area. Bedroom 2 - two single beds, built in wardrobe. Air Con Bedroom 3 - one double bed, built in wardrobe. Air Con Two single fold-up beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: There is air-conditioning in the lounge, dinning room and all bedrooms Outside: Relax and have fun in the sun by our 8m x 4m sparkling private pool, have lunch alfresco under the shaded, covered terrace, light up the barbecue and cook delicious meat or fresh fish, sip a glass of Rioja or Malaga wine on the balcony watching the sun set and enjoy the balmy evenings dining by candlelight by the flood-lit pool with the sweet perfume of jasmine permeating the night air. Look towards the mountains and see the twinkling lights of Mijas and Fuengirola shimmering in the distance. Outside furniture/covered terrace with granite dining table with 6 plastic chairs. Terrace by pool with round marble table. Terrace from kitchen with round table with 4 chairs, 6 sun loungers. Gas Barbecue and easy for cleaning. Utility Room: Vacuum cleaner, broom, dustpan and brush, hanging clothes dryer, iron, ironing board, washing machine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen. The villa will be cleaned and made ready for your arrival by our Management Team. All linen is provided and changed weekly for your stay (except pool and beach towels). Maid service can be arranged at prior notice at extra cost. Other: Dining room with oak dining table and 6 oak chairs, display cabinet. Indoor patio with Moorish style with many flowers and plan

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

La Cala de Mijas & Fuengirola Beaches Close By.
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

First class location and owners.

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in the property many times over the years and we have never been disappointed with out stay. John and Gill are amazing hosts and ever so helpful.

We have stayed with just the 2 of us and also had a full house. We will continue to stay at Casa Katrin for as many years as we are able. John and Gill should be proud of the property and the service they provide.

Thanks again both.

Mike and Samantha x

  • Review Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
31 Kilometres
Malaga Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Antonio & Caty's Bar 5 min walk
Nearest Ferry
1.02 Kilometres
Santander 10 hr Drive
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Mijas Golf - Los Olivos
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Fuengirola
Nearest Motorway
4.5 Kilometres
A7
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Antonio & Caty's Restaurant 5min Walk
Nearest Ski
193 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada 2hr 30min
Nearest Beach
4.4 Kilometres
Fuengirola Beach & La Cala Beach
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

5 minute drive to beaches La Cala,Fuengirola and Sohail Castle that is next to the beach

Travel:

The nearest airport is at Malaga and is a 25 minute drive (mainly by motorway A7) to our villa. By car, Gibraltar airport is approx. 1.5 hours, Seville airport is approx. 2.5 hours and Granada airport is approx. 2 hours.

Car hire is recommended for Casa Katrin. If you wish tour Spain a lovely experience is to sail from Plymouth or Portsmouth with Brittany Ferries. This luxury overnight cruise will sail you to Santander and from there a leisurely drive, stop over night or an approx 10hr drive to Casa Katrin.

Distances:

Mijas 15 minutes, La Cala 10 minutes, Marbella 20 minutes, Seville 2.5 hours, Granada 2.5 hours, Gibraltar 1.5 hours drive.

Further Details:

Every Wednesday. Weekly Flamenco shows organised by the town hall at midday in the main square in Mijas village. The entertainers are the municipal dance group and spectators are offered a free glass of Malaga wine, courtesy of the Mijas Tourist Office. Every Saturday from September to May. Free guided walks in the beautiful rural areas of the municipality organised by the Mijas Foreigner's Department. The walks leave Mijas town hall at 10am and last for between 2 and 4 hours. The rural guides, who speak English, have designed their own routes, which are designed for all the family, including dogs on leads. Just put your name down a few days in advance at the department in Mijas town hall or phone Ext. 244, 242, 220. In Mijas the following events take place each year.

June - La noche de San Juan (the night of San Juan) falls on the 24th of June, but sometimes the celebrations go on over a few days. This celebration of the longest night and the beginning of summer is held in San Sebastian Street in the Village and there is a spectacular fireworks display at midnight.

Corpus Christi is celebrated in the traditional Spanish way, by covering the village streets in 'romero' (rosemary). The village takes on a somewhat medieval air with the wonderful smell of these herbs and the overall traditional atmosphere.

July and August - Due to the higher level of the mountain village than down on the coast, the hot summer months are a wonderful time to enjoy balmy nights at the many festivals and concerts on offer. Amongst the many things to do are;

the Flamenco Dance Festival in July, when you can see wonderful traditional dance displays by local and national groups. A special Latin American Night in August turns the village square into a South American dance festival. You can join in the music and dancing for a hot summer night. The Spanish Theatre Festival is also held in August in the Mijas open air theatre.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Mijas, West 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
 
Summer
9 Jul 2017 - 5 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,275
for 7 nights
£1,275
 
 
Peak Summer
6 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,365
for 7 nights
£1,365
 
 
Late Season
3 Sep 2017 - 24 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,385
for 7 nights
£1,385
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £350

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible in August and September Bookings.

Notes on prices:
A 25% deposit will be required to book Casa Katrin. There will be a security breakage deposit required also:- £350 /€400 This needs to be paid with final balance. The security deposit will be refunded to you after property inspection. This is refunded to you within 14 days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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