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Apartment (2 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms/New Kitchen/Air Con/Pool/Gardens/Sea Views)

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Riviera del Sol, Mijas Costa, Costa del Sol, Spain - Beach 5 Min Walk, Close To Shops, Restaurants, Bus Stops & All Amenities - Hire Car Not Essential

Well equipped & comfortable air con apartment in great location (Jaramar, Calle Sirius nr Miraflores). Nearby bus stop if no hire car. Marble floors. Lounge has wall to wall patio doors leading to balcony. Family bathroom & en-suite. Nr golf courses. Flexible start days. Travel cot. Flat screen TV (with UK channels). Wifi in apartment (fibre optic). DVD Player (supply of DVDs in apartment). CD player/radio. Complex of 22 apartments in pretty gardens around a pool. 5 mins walk to beach/bars/restaurants/shops. New kitchen installed in 2013 with new appliances & granite worktops incl washing machine. Good location for touring (Marbella 20 mins/Fuengirola 15 mins/Mijas 30 mins/Ronda 1 hr/Gibraltar 2 hrs/Granada 1 hr/Malaga Airport 25 mins). Aqua park nr Fuengirola. Discount on hire car. Linen provided (& beach towels). English managing agents. Beaches nearby are pretty quiet as they're away from tourist hotels. Games/books/tourist literature/maps provided. Coach trips possible with local pick up.

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Owner
Christine Bennett
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, Spanish
Calendar last updated:
13 April, 2017

About Christine Bennett

I have done holiday letting (both in Spain & the UK) for over 20 years and believe I do it to a professional standard.

I have many repeat customers which is always very heartening.

I try to equip my apartment on the Costa del Sol with as many 'home comforts' as possible so that my guests will enjoy their holiday. It is also very well equipped for a long winter booking.

I always visit my apartment in June & October each year to 'do a blitz' and sort out any general cleaning issues, replace breakages, crockery etc. My agents (Cariba Sol) have looked after my apartment for 20 years and organise cleaning & repairs etc. A brand new kitchen, with all new appliances was fitted in 2013.

Christine Bennett purchased this apartment in 1980

Why Christine Bennett chose Mijas area

Climate!

Location is perfect for anyone who doesn't want to hire a car. It is just 5 mins walk to the local beach (either by footbridge or underpass). Bus stops are also nearby (5 mins walk). Regular & cheap buses take you to Fuengirola in one direction or Marbella in the other direction. You can also book coach trips (to Ronda, Gibraltar, Alhambra, Seville, Mijas & many more places) & the pick up point is just 5 mins walk. There is also a train (from Fuengirola) which runs along the coast to Malaga.

There are bars, restaurants, shops, beach bars, entertainment, etc all within easy walking distance.

What makes this apartment unique

I am very flexible about start/finish days for your holiday so you can make the most of cheaper midweek flights.

Location is very convenient - hire car not essential.

Air conditioning now installed & is proving very popular (small extra charge applies).

Wifi in apartment (fibre optic)

UK TV channels

2nd bathroom (ie en-suite to 1 of the bedrooms) is also proving popular.

New flat screen TV recently added.

New furniture in lounge & bedrooms.

Brand new kitchen with all new appliances in 2013

Guestbook comments from the owner

'Our 3rd visit & we had a great holiday again. We loved the beautiful new kitchen. We'll be back again soon'.



'Another lovely holiday - thanks again. The location is perfect for us as we don't need a hire car. We can walk to everything we need or catch the bus. This year we went on a coach trip to the Alhambra Palace which was fantastic'.



'Your apartment was just as described. All the thoughtful little touches were appreciated. It is so well equipped. I even spotted an umbrella & hot water bottles in the drawer - luckily we didn't need either! The supply of books was useful for poolside reading. Thank you so much - we'll definitely book again'



'This was our third visit. We loved the 2 new bathrooms & the installation of air conditioning. That was a real treat especially as we have to visit in the school summer holidays. We'll be back'.
Mar 2008
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Mijas in West Costa del Sol

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Family bathroom with bath/shower over, wc, washbasin. En-suite shower room to bedroom 1 with corner shower unit, wc and washbasin.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed (en-suite shower room). Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Double bed settee in lounge. Cot hire available - £18 per week (NB please bring your own cot bedding)(or travel cot can be borrowed free of charge)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • naturist beach
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: There is full air-conditioning (coin operated). The air-conditioning can also be operated as heaters in the winter. There are also 2 oil filled electric radiators for use in the winter. The apartment is suitable for children. Cot hire is available - £18 per week (NB please bring your own cot bedding) (Travel cot can be borrowed free of charge). The pool area can be seen from the balcony so older children can be supervised easily. If you need a 2nd apartment on the same development then I can recommend another owner who advertises on this website (property ref S22640). His property has 3 bedrooms. There is also another apartment that I can recommend on a nearby development (5 mins away). This apartment is also advertised on this website (property ref is S10507). Outside: Swimming pool is shared (with 22 apartments). The complex is very rarely fully occupied so the pool area is often underused. Pool is not heated. There is a BBQ for general use (which must be cleaned after use). There is an outside picnic table for general use. No pool side loungers are provided. Towels are just placed directly onto the grass around the pool. (There are several fold up 'beach pads' which can be taken down to the pool area). There are several trees around the pool area for shade & also fixed parasols. A parasol is provided in the apartment for further shade. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen provided (sheets, blankets, pillowcases, teatowels & 1 towel per person & plenty of beach towels). Price includes laundry & changeover clean at end of stay but no extra cleaning/laundry during stay (washing machine provided or laundrette nearby). Other: Balcony with table, 4 chairs and 4 recliners.

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

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

5

Great location, good sized well equipped apartment

  • 5 of 5

We had a winter stay at the apartment. The weather was perfect which allowed us to have some lovely lunches on the balcony. A great family apartment, close to all the amenities required for an all year round break.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely review. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your Christmas break in my apartment. Thanks also for recommending me to your friends. A personal recommendation is the best kind. I hope you can go again another time. Regards Christine Bennett
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5

Holiday in Riviera del Sol

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely week in Riviera del Sol staying in this very clean and tidy apartment. You get exactly what it says on the tin with all the equipment that is needed to help you enjoy your stay. The pool area was very quiet for August and was very clean too.

The supermarket and restaurants etc are only 5 minutes walk away, I would recommend giving Max Beach club a try not cheap but good quality as was La Plaza restaurant another worth a visit. There are many others a few more minutes walk away in Calahonda around El Zocos something for everyone from cheapish Italian to Chinese.

A morning walk along the in the boardwalk to La Cala is a must and on the way back stop at Antonios for breakfast always tasty and good value.

There is a taxi rank just outside the complex which comes in very handy if you need it.

The whole experience was very good from contacting the owner who was very quick to reply to our initial enquiry and any questions that arose later to finding the apartment exactly as we had hoped for. No doubt we would like to return and of course would recommend this apartment to friends and relatives.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for sharing your experience on this forum. It is so helpful for other people who are looking for a holiday rental apartment. I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay. You were one of the first people to take advantage of the fibre optic connection which is now in the apartment. Wifi is one of the first questions that people ask about now so I am really pleased that it is now connected. It also gives all the UK channels (+ lots more). I hope you are able to go again another time. Christine Bennett (owner)
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4

Great apartment in a good location

  • 4 of 5

Lovely apartment in a nice development close to.the beach, some shops including 2 supermarkets and restaurants. We stayed as a family with teenagers who enjoyed the pool and being able to walk to.the shops.

Pool.is a nice size and kept clean. The apartment has everything you need for your stay.

It's location near the main coast road is great for visiting other beaches and places of interest. We loved Capobino beach with free parking and beautiful clear water. We also visited Mijas pueblo in the mountains with breathtaking views.

There are quite a few restaurants nearby and we liked mamma nostras for pizzas and try the mixed fried fish and seafood.

Rosie' s bar will.print your boarding passes for free.

All in all nice little place.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad that you enjoyed your stay in my apartment. Thanks for taking the trouble to put a review on. Reviews from previous guests are very important as they give genuine opinions which are so helpful for potential future guests. I hope you book again for another visit. Christine Bennett (owner)
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5

Perfect Apartment and Location

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely 2 week stay in Riviera Del Sol. Jaramar location is perfect for exploring the Costa Del Sol and Marbella district, with a bus service which runs every 30 mins between Fuengirola and Marbella. All amenities are within easy walking distance i.e. Supermarkets, Bar, Restaurants & Taxi. The beach is close-by and has a beautiful boardwalk which runs into

LaCala. We enjoyed walking early morning and evenings.

The apartment is very clean, comfortable and exceptionally well equipped with everything you could possibly require. Situated in a small, gated complex, with beautiful gardens and pool area which is very well maintained on a daily basis.

Communications with the owner Christine Bennett were second to none. Her attention to detail including brochures, direction details and maps which we found to be of great assistance to ourselves.

I highly recommend this apartment which we found to be in a perfect location and great value for money.

Hopefully we too may return at some point in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a lovely review. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with others. It is much appreciated. I hope you are able to stay in my apartment again. Regards Christine Bennett
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

This is our 2nd stay at this apartment. Well appointed and in a great convenient location. We will be back.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review. I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay again in my apartment. The fibre optic/wifi is imminent. Sorry that you just missed it. I hope you book again for another time. Christine Bennett (owner).
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5

A home from home

  • 5 of 5

My third stay in your apartment and it is so clean and comfortable. The type of place that I think about how soon I can come back as I'm leaving! Cannot fault it.

  • Review Submitted: May 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
APRIL 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£343
for 7 nights
From
£49
 
 
MAY 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£385
for 7 nights
From
£55
 
 
JUNE 2017
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£427
for 7 nights
From
£61
 
 
JULY/AUGUST 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£483
for 7 nights
From
£69
 
 
SEPTEMBER 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£427
for 7 nights
From
£61
 
 
OCTOBER 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£385
for 7 nights
From
£55
 
 
NOVEMBER 2017 TO MARCH 2018
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£280
for 7 nights
From
£40
 
 
APRIL 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£350
for 7 nights
From
£50
 
 
MAY 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£399
for 7 nights
From
£57
 
 
JUNE 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£441
for 7 nights
From
£63
 
 
JUL/AUG 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£497
for 7 nights
From
£71
 
 
SEPTEMBER 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£441
for 7 nights
From
£63
 
 
OCTOBER 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£399
for 7 nights
From
£57
 
 
NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£294
for 7 nights
From
£42
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£280
for 7 nights
From
£40
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £3 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £50

Booking Notes:
Bookings held provisionally for 3 days so you can sort flights. Deposit (non-refundable) is £50 for each week booked. Balance payable 6 wks before start of holiday (reminder will be sent). £50 damage and key return deposit is required (either cheque or credit card details). Keys and direction details are posted on receipt of final balance. Keys can be collected in Spain from agents if necessary.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day flexible. You don't have to book for 1 or 2 weeks, odd numbers of extra days are OK & charged pro-rata - min rental period 1wk. Arrival time after 3pm, departure time 10 am. If flights are later I will liaise to see if there is flexibility.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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