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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
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

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

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence awarded for 2017.

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 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.

More Details
Registration Number : VFT/MA/07416

Owner
Christine Bennett
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, Spanish
Calendar last updated:
19 May, 2018

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 & organise cleaning & repairs etc. A brand new kitchen, with all new appliances has been fitted.

Christine Bennett purchased this apartment in 1980

Why Christine Bennett chose Mijas

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

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 Costa del Sol Occidental

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • ALL breakages & losses must be paid for in full (not limited to £50 damage deposit). If damage is significant you will be billed for repair/making gd.
Location Type:
  • near the sea
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 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:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • 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. Some communal pool side loungers are provided. There are also 2 loungers available which are stored near the pool & kept locked for your use only. (There are several fold up 'beach pads' which can also be taken down to the pool area or beach). There are several trees around the pool area for shade & also fixed parasols. Cleaning / Towels / Linen 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 launderette nearby). Balcony with table, 4 chairs and 4 recliners

Reviews

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Apartment (2 Bedrooms/2 Bathrooms/New Kitchen/Air Con/Pool/Gardens/Sea Views)
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 13 reviews
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  • 4 of 5

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  • Review Submitted: 22-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for posting a review which was 'short & sweet'. I know that you had a great time & loved the apartment so I hope you will visit another time. Christine Bennett
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Wonderful Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

We have just had 10 super days in Christine's gorgeous apartment. Jaramar II. Everything you could possibly need is there. So well equipped and spotlessly clean!! Supermarkets, bars and restaurants all about 5 mins walk away and some lovely beach side restaurants by walking either over the road bridge or the underpass.

A visit to Mijas Pueblo is a must. What a pretty mountain village, with loads of bars, restaurants, shops and of course the donkey taxis. The views are stunning. Apparantley the bus fare to go there is very cheap but we used the taxis from just at the end of the road, 23 euros each way.

Christine makes booking her apartment so easy. She is so helpful and we would thoroughly recommend.

John & Jan Woollard (Cambridgeshire)

  • Review Submitted: 23-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a lovely review of your stay in my apartment at Jaramar in Riviera del Sol. I'm so glad that you enjoyed your holiday & hope you can visit another time. Christine Bennett
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Clean and modern with well kept grounds

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a month’s stay throughout August. This is the second time we have stayed in this apartment this year totalling over 5 weeks. The first impressions are very good, a clean and modern apartment in beautifully kept grounds. The beach is 5 mins walk and the apartment has two supermarkets nearby plus restaurants and bars within walking distance. All in all I would say it is in the prefect location and we managed a four weeks stay without the need for a car.

The whole booking process was so easy, regular communications from the owner made things really easy. I am defiantly going to stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the lovely review of your stay in my apartment (your 2nd visit). I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday & hope you can go again another time.
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Beautiful apartment perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Wonderfull stay again. Can't wait for October er.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great location in Mijas, Riviera del Sol

  • 5 of 5

Apartment was exactly as described and in a great location close to the beach, shops, restaurants and taxi stance. Apartment was fully equipped and it was great to be able to use the beach towels supplied as this saved valuable packing space. Pool and grass area around it was never busy so was very enjoyable to use. Very quiet development and very secure. Christine the owner was a delight to communicate with and she provided lots of information about the apartment and area prior to our arrival. Sampled a few restaurants and bars within a few minutes walk of the apartment and would highly recommend Karoke night on Sundays at The Bridges. JJ's is another bar we enjoyed and we ate a few times at George's restaurant. There are two supermarkets within walking distance of the apartment and many other bars and restaurants in Calahonda and La Cala all within a short distance of the apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so pleased that you enjoyed your stay in my apartment. It is very helpful when past visitors are able to put a review on as this gives a good idea to future visitors about what to expect. I hope you are able to visit another time.
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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: 18-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 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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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Malaga
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
George Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Miraflores
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Fuengirola
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Mijas Costa
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Fishing trips (overnight) can be booked locally.

Coast/Beach:

5 mins walk to local beach (reached by footbridge over the road or by underpass about 5/10 mins away. Beaches in this area don't get busy as they are away from tourist hotels. There are 2 beach bars close by which have sun loungers & parasols to hire. There is also a garden bar (ie you walk up steps from the beach & the bar is in a pretty garden area). There are many other beaches area which you can drive to and park nearby. Cabopino (10 mins) has a sandy beach by the port & restaurants nearby.

Travel:

Malaga airport is 25 mins drive away (very easy journey as there is a motorway). Hire car would be useful but is not essential as apartment is only a few mins walk to bus stops and buses are easy, frequent and inexpensive. Coach trips can be booked nearby and pick up point is only 5 mins walk away. Local shops, bars, restaurants etc are all within walking distance.

Distances:

Tivoli Amusement Park 18km.

Fuengirola Aqua Park 12km.

Gibraltar 2 hrs drive.

Fuengirola 12km.

Marbella 18km.

Puerto Banus 20km.

Malaga 35km.

Ronda 60km.

Mijas 20km.

Gibraltar (not sure how many km's - it's approx 2 hr drive or you can go by coach)

Other places of interest for a day trip (by car or coach) are Alhambra Palace, Cordoba, Seville, Granada.

(All distances are approximate).

Further Details:

The very large local supermarket is superb and stocks many English products. There is also a 'One Stop' type of supermarket which is open for extended hours 7 days a week - very useful if you arrive late in the evening or on a Sunday! There is a bank nearby with a cash machine & a money change office. English newspapers are available.

Other services locally include: laundrette, car hire, coach trip bookings, pharmacy, internet services (nearest is at Miraflores).

Within a 10 min drive there are lots more eating places to suit all tastes. Try La Cala or Calahonda as well as Cabopino port.

As well as Golf, there are water sports of every description. There's a water park at Fuengirola, plus parasailing, dolphin trips, scuba diving & power boats (the same at Cabopino). Horse riding can be booked at La Cala.

Max Beach is a superb venue for lunch or dinner. It is located right on the beach front (5 mins walk).

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Mijas, West Costa del Sol

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
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
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£63
 
 
JUL/AUG 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£497
for 7 nights
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£71
 
 
SEPTEMBER 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£364
for 7 nights
From
£52
 
 
OCTOBER 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£343
for 7 nights
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£49
 
 
NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£294
for 7 nights
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£42
 
 
JAN/FEB/MAR 2019
1 Jan 2019 - 31 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
£294
for 7 nights
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£42
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £2 per night, per additional guest
 
APRIL 2019
1 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£371
for 7 nights
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£53
 
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MAY 2019
1 May 2019 - 31 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
£413
for 7 nights
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£59
 
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JUN 2019
1 Jun 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
£455
for 7 nights
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£65
 
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JUL/AUG 2019
1 Jul 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£518
for 7 nights
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£74
 
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SEPT 2019
1 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£455
for 7 nights
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£65
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £2 per night, per additional guest
 
OCT 2019
1 Oct 2019 - 31 Oct 2019
7 night minimum stay
£413
for 7 nights
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£59
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £2 per night, per additional guest
 
NOV/DEC 2019 JAN/FEB/MAR 2020
1 Nov 2019 - 31 Mar 2020
7 night minimum stay
£315
for 7 nights
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£45
 
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£294
for 7 nights
From
£42
 
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:
£50 damage and key return deposit is required. Keys and direction details are posted on receipt of final balance. Keys can be collected in Spain from agents if necessary.
Please note that all damages & losses must be paid for in full (not limited to the the £50 damage deposit). If damage is significant then you will be sent an invoice for repair or making good. If there is an excessive amount of cleaning needed after you have left, you will be charged an appropriate sum.
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

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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