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Apartment in Great Location Overlooking the Marina

Overview

Property

Updated: 10-Nov-2016
Apartment in Sotogrande, Costa del Sol, Spain - 150 yards to the Beach. Short walk to Bars and Restaurants

Two bedroom apartment overlooking the marina in one of the best locations in Sotogrande. This superbly located property has terraces at both the front and the rear of the property so the sun can be enjoyed all day long. The front terrace is overlooking the marina.

The beach and tennis club are a couple of hundred yards away. El Octogona Beach Club is also nearby. Octogono is the best placed of the two beach clubs for water sports. There is catamaran sailing from the sailing school, jet skiing and waterskiing off the beach nearby and kayaking on the River Guadiaro where a natural lagoon has formed at the river mouth providing an ideal place to learn the skills in a safe environment.

Within walking distance of the apartment are all the bars and restaurants of Sotogrande Port. The apartment is perfectly located for a relaxing and enjoyable holiday with all facilities on your doorstep.

The key collection point is now in Sotogrande for our guests convenience.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hello

I work in the Polo industry and bought this lovely little apartment so that I could continue to play some polo in the winter months in Sotogrande.

When I saw this apartment I fell in love with it. It is bright and airy and just has the most wonderful location with so many activities within a couple of minutes walk. Also, with the balcony overlooking the marina, it is perfect for enjoying a glass of wine or two in the evening.

I hope you will love staying in this apartment as much as I do.

Best wishes

Karina

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"Your apartment is great and we have had the best time" T Beresford, Aug 13
Jun 2008
  • 1 of 1

5 Reviews

4.4
based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

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Great location but quite a few disappointments...

  • 2 of 5

Location of the flat is ideal as it is easy walking distance from the beach and it is in a quiet street. The view of the marina from the terrace is also lovely. But I am afraid the positives end there:

1) I could not believe that I had to stop at La Cala de Mijas to pick up the key to the flat, getting off the motorway and wasting precious time when the owner could have picked a local agent in Sotogrande. What if I flew into Gibraltar? People at the agency are also rude.

2) There is no wifi in the flat and the modem the agency can offer to you is so hopeless I ended up using my own smartphone as a modem.

3) The walls are completely bare, not a single print, so it does not feel welcoming.

4) The kitchen is poorly equipped - there was not even a chopping board or a pair of scissors.

5) The dishwasher leaked on our first use and it took a full two days for an engineer to turn up, who told us categorically that the machine was beyond repair, and that it must have been in that state for a long time judging by a rusty hole through which the leak was coming. This meant we had to wash everything by hand.

6) The shower in the second bedroom was a joke - it created a mist of spray so feeble you could hardly rinse youself. All that was required was probably a new shower head.

7) The fitted wardrobes in the bedrooms had no shelves at all. Given that the tight bedrooms had hardly any space for good size drawers, we had to live out of open suitcases on the floor of the living room.

8) The boiler cupboard smelt badly, possibly from the mop or something else, and the floor brush was so filthy with fluff and hair stuck to it I hardly wanted to touch it.

As you can see there isn't much care that has gone into making the flat comfortable or welcoming. Ultimately it is very disappointing because the whole thing feels so loveless and uncared for.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Obviously I want everyone to have a brilliant holiday. We have been fully booked this Summer with most guests booking again but everybody is different and will address the issues you raised. There is another key collection point near Gibraltar. Previous guests have used the wifi and had no problems. The dishwasher was fixed as soon as we became aware of the problem. I did suggest you phone me but you weren't interested in discussing the matter.
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United Kingdom
5

Sotogrande - Ribera del Candil

  • 5 of 5

We had chosen this apartment for a relaxing family holiday - 3 generations including 2 grandchildren Perhaps not your usual occupants! We had a brilliant relaxing time in your well appointed apartment. The beach being 150m away was hugely appreciated by my grandson! It was quieter than we expected (but that was a bonus) and found the Beach Club good fun as was the cafe/restaurant next door In the evenings we went to La Terrasse Brasserie - excellent meals and brilliant service Try the Argentinian steak - absolutely delicious! Would recommend hiring a car Highly recommended for family holiday

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely review. I am so glad you had a good time and got good weather too.
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Torquay
5

Sotogrande Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We would highly recommend this apartment,for a rental property it was beyond our expectations,so stylish & very well equipped.

Sotogrande Marina is very upmarket & impressive.

The restaurants at Sotogrande serve excellent food & are very welcoming,we would recommend La Terrasse Brasserie.

Will be returning.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 14, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your lovely review and for your the restaurant recommendation. Will certainly check that out. Look forward to welcoming you back.
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Torquay
5

Sotogrande Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We would highly recommend this apartment,for a rental property it was beyond our expectations,so stylish & very well equipped.

Sotogrande Marina is very upmarket & impressive.The restaurants at Sotogrande serve excellent food & are welcoming.

We would recommend La Terrasse Brasserie.

Will be returning.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 14, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A perfect break

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely well equipped apartment over looking the marina and less than two minutes walk from the beach. The apartment was spotless and had all amenities that you would expect. This was a perfect location for a relaxing holiday but with everything on your doorstep if required. We will definitely be recommending to friends and family and will be re-vising ourselves shortly.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sue and Andy. It is great to hear you really enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back.
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Gibraltar at 25 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Octogono Beach & Tennis Club at 1000 Metres Nearest Ferry : Gibraltar at 25 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Real Club de Golf at 2 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A7 at 2 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Octogono Beach & Tennis Club at 1000 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Octogono at 200 Metres Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Sotogrande is most famous for Polo. There are a massive 18 polo fields located in Sotogrande. In August the famous faces of polo come to Sotogrande to take part in tournaments and it provides and excellent opportunity to watch this beautiful game played by the best in the world. Sotogrande has a nature reserve which is perfect for walking. Mountain biking trails are also close by. For an enjoyable day out take the boat over to Africa which takes only 30 mins.

Coast/Beach:

150 yards to the beach where the El Octogono beach club is located. On the beach you will also find watersports, beach bars and the catamaran service.

Travel:

1 hour from Malaga airport, 20 mins from Gibraltar.

Distances:

Gibraltar with it's tax free shopping and dolphin excursions is within 20 minutes or perhaps the nightlife of Puerto Banus is more your thing. Puerto Banus is a 30 minute drive away. A boat trip to Africa will also take only 30 minutes for a different day out.

Further Details:

Sotogrande Port has a wide range of bars and restaurants to suit every taste. There are also banks and boutiques. The supermarket is a 5 minute drive away.

Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 4
1 Sep 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
5 night minimum stay
£357
for 5 nights
£500
 
 
Rate 5
22 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
£429
for 5 nights
£600
 
 
January - March
6 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
£357
for 5 nights
£500
 
 
April-May
1 Apr 2017 - 31 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
£429
for 5 nights
£600
 
 
June
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
July
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£800
for 7 nights
£800
 
 
August
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 7 nights
£1,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
To be paid in full at time of booking. The following are the charges for cancellation: 8 weeks notice 20%. 6 weeks notice 40%. 4 weeks notice 60%. 2 weeks notice 80%. Peak times are not refunded but alternative dates offered. A 250 euro deposit for breakages is required and will be returned after inspection. Payment is preferred by bank transfer.

Changeover Day:
We are flexible on changeover days. Please arrive at the apartment after 4pm and leave before 10am on changeover days.

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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Facilities

From the Owner

The property is located in the quieter end of Sotogrande but still close enough to walk to the port where you will find the wonderful new shopping mall and some great restaurants. The beach is so close you can almost roll out of bed and onto the beach! Around the beach you have the tennis club and sailing school. Also the beach club has a very good restaurant too!

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

General

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

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Television

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • waterfront

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 105 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom with bedroom 1 and 2.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed. Bedroom 2 with twin beds.

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

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

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: The rental costs and availability calendar are always kept up to date. Please check in after 4pm and check out before 10am Long term rental is available at £1000 per month Outside: The apartment benefits from not one but two terraces at the front and rear for the property so you can stay in or out of the sun all day long. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels/linen are included. Maid service can be provided at extra cost. Other: A concierge service to help you with all your holiday needs can be provided at extra cost. If required a basic food and alcohol package can be put in the apartment for your arrival. This is available at extra cost.

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