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Luxury Apartment with Sea Views . Nearby Golf.Special winter rates available

Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking


About the property

Apartment in Isla Canela, Costa de la Luz, Spain - Peaceful Location, 2 Minutes Walk to Beach and Marina

Very modern sunny apartment with air conditioning,(small extra cost) and central heating.Safe in bedroom 2. Everything brand new 2 years ago. Furnished with best quality furniture. Lovely views over the water to Isla Christina with fishing boats passing to and fro the little fishing village. Right next door to the magnificent Melia hotel. None resident quests are welcome in the hotel bars and to see their evening shows . Also in the pool areas. 10 minutes from Ayamonte and 20 minutes from the beautiful Algarve. 2 minutes walk to the beach and just cross the road to the shops, bars and restaurants of the very pretty marina, but at the same time it is a quiet location. Shared pool that opens from 1 st June until 30 th September , and kids play area and showers. Free angling directly behind apartment.

peggy bond
Member since: 2008
Speaks English,
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 June, 2018

About peggy bond

My husband and i had always had a dream to buy an apartment in Spain.We visited many parts of Spain before we made our choice in Costa De le Luz.We loved it because it was unspoilt and beautiful and close to the Algarve as well. Also we have several friends who bought there. We run a small family business and had hoped we would be retired now and spending lots of time in Spain. Unfortunately we are still working and not spending as much time as we would like there yet ! We rent it obviously to help us with the upkeep and hope that our clients will like our apartment and respect that we have worked hard to buy and furnish it to the highest standard and therefore will look after it as we do when there. Luckily we have never had a problem in that respect and we have had some lovely clients , some returning again and again. It makes us happy to know people have enjoyed staying in the lovely area in our apartment and we always are at the end of the phone to guide them through any problems they may have.

peggy bond purchased this apartment in 2006

Why peggy bond chose Ayamonte

I think most people would like this property for several reasons.The location is perfect. Very close to the beach, bus stop to Ayamonte,the lovely authentic close by town.Lovely views. Close proximity to the local bars and restaurants while at the same time it is a quiet apartment block with no noise disturbance at night The apartment is a very comfortable size and can accommodate 6 people very comfortably with 2 full sized bathrooms

What makes this apartment unique

The views from our terrace are second to none and look out over the water to Isla Christina, There is always something to watch with fishing boats passing constantly. I particularly love it when the fishermen come back with their catch and the sea gulls are following the boats. An artists dream. Also people are walking and cycling past all day and it is a lovely place to while away the time with maybe a glass or two of wine in hand.

We have recently fitted by folding windows to the terrace which creates either dining alfresco or on colder days , they can be closed and dining on the terrace can still be enjoyed in the warmth of the indoors . A second set of by folding windows from the living room to the terrace can also be opened up to the terrace to create a much larger living area . We have furnished the apartment in high quality modern designer furniture and it really has the wow factor. We love it every time we walk in !

Guestbook comments from the owner

Good afternoon Peggy,

Just a short note to say how much we enjoyed our stay in your lovely apartment. We had 10 nights there in June 2013

The apartment was of a very high standard but extremely comfortable with everything needed for a good holiday. It was the first time we had been self catering and would do so again if it was as good as our experience with you.The view from the balcony was brilliant and we had lots of meals sat there watching the fishing boats pass by. Having the two bathrooms made life so much easier as our party ranged in age from 80yrs to 19yrs.

You made everything so easy and answered all our queries quickly. I would highly recomend your apartment and we will be back again.

kind regards

Janette Taylor
Jun 2008
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Ayamonte in Costa Occidental

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • village
  • waterfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 with bath/ shower sliding shower doors, bidet, wc. Bathroom 2 also with bath/shower bidet etc
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , cots can be hired at small charge
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed , cots can be hired at small extra cost
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with kingsize bed, bedside tables and lamps. Fitted wardrobe and chest of drawers, TV with English channels. Beautifully furnished. Bedroom 2, double bed, bedside tables, fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 3, twin beds, bedside tables, wardrobe, safe
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • bay
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Please note a different charge is applicable for stays of less than 7 nights.This apartment is furnished to a very high standard, with a/con or large fans and central heating and English TV channels in a perfect location for everything Isla Canela has to offer. Secure parking directly below. Children are welcome of course but please take care of the furniture. This is a non-smoking apartment. Outside: Kidney shaped shared pool about 30ft. showers and toilets close to pool. Garden with childrens area with swing etc. Terrace overlooking the sea is big enough to dine on with table and chairs for 6 Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer, clothes airer, cleaning materials. Iron and ironing board etc Cleaning / Towels / Linen Towels and bed linen included. Bedding and apartment cleaned after departure and incurs an extra charge of £65 which is already included in your price. If air conditioning is required there is a small extra charge of £15 per week Other: Patio has recently been fitted with byfolding windows which allow for all year round use and is now an extension to lounge by means of a second set of by-folding windows creating a large modern living area.Hallway with full length mirr


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Luxury Apartment with Sea Views . Nearby Golf.Special winter rates available
average rating of 4.0 based on 10 reviews

Great apartment in perfect location

  • 5 of 5

I have been to Isla Canela many times over the years and this was certainly one of the nicest apartments I have stayed in. The balcony overlooking the sea is perfect for relaxing and watching the fishing boats go by - I sat there for hours on end, glass of wine in hand, just admiring the activity on the water. The apartment is well furnished and remains cool during the day despite the very high temperatures outside, we did not use the air conditioning at all during the week.

Finally, the location is perfect - just across the road from the Marina with its numerous bars and restaurants whilst also being a short walk along the promenade to one of the best beaches you will ever see.

I highly recommend this apartment and will certainly be returning myself.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Than you Paul, I am so pleased that you enjoyed our apartment and its location as much as we do! You looked after our apartment very well and we would be more than happy to accommodate you again at any time in the future.
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Lovely Apartment

  • 4 of 5

Pleasant owner and helpful, the apartment was great and in a great location. All positive, however there was no access to the pool, only between June-August. I would not have booked here for our May booking if I knew this, as it was advertsied. However with a beautiful beach and hotel Melia next door, this was not an issue,

  • Review Submitted: 14-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Rhys, Thank you for your kind review. So pleased you and your family enjoyed your stay at our apartment . The pool actually opens on 1 st June and closes on 30 th September as with nearly all the apartment pools in the area and in many parts of Spain . Personally Ibwould Luke to see them open it from the beginning of May but unfortunately we have no say in the matter although I shall now make a point of letting people know the opening dates in my advert. Also outside quests are welcome to use the pool in the hotel Melia which is opposite our apartment block and the apartment is second line to the beach there . Hope we can accommodate your family sometime again in the future. Kind regards Peggy
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Lovely apartment in a great location

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was spacious, well equipped, modern and clean. It was in a great location a few minutes away from the local beach. The communal swimming pool was great and wasn't busy at all. Lots of great restaurants walking distance from the property. I would recommend day trips to Ayamonte and the beaches of Portugal. 5 out of 5

  • Review Submitted: 14-Dec-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Super OctoberHoliday

  • 4 of 5

Thank you Peggy for the rental of your lovely apartment for the month of October.

We are a mature couple (70's) who have been annual visitors to Isla Canela for the past 10 years. We have enjoyed self-catering holidays for the past 50 years all over the world, and this is one of the best apartments we have stayed in.

Comfortable, clean and well appointed with excellent views from the balcony of local fishing boat activity, which entertained us whilst dining. Peggy is very helpful and efficient with the bookings, and the local agents also helpful with information and local bookings.

The local area is ideal for golfing (every other day at very reasonable prices); cycling (local hire); and walking (5 km promenade).

As others have mentioned the Huelva Golf Passport which enables one to play 8 different courses, within an hour's drive, at 20 euro's a round. This also enables one to experience different venues in the area.

(I am unable to comment on local transport, as we always drive to Spain and use our own car).

Several local bars are open both at the Marina and Isla Canela Beach even in October,

for a simple meal and evening nogging, and the nearby town of Ayamonte has excellent restaurants open all year round. There are also several beach bars where one can enjoy a relaxing meal or drink.

Ferry trips to Cristina and Villa Real (Portugal)) are both enjoyable and cheap, and the festival market in Villa Real is not to be missed. There is also a hotel close by with evening entertainment, and open to anyone who wishes to attend.

All in all a lovely apartment, with good local facilities and everything for one to have an enjoyable holiday.

We hope return again next year.

Colin Tanner

  • Review Submitted: 31-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Colin for your kind review. We always love to hear that people have enjoyed our apartment as it is our pride and joy, and also enjoyed everyhing the lovely area has to offer. We would love to accommodate you again in the future. Kind regards Peggy and Jimmy Bond
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  • 1 of 5

Peggy, the description of your apartment was exactly as you read it. everything was perfect, for we were a family of three generations and it felt like home from home, everything was at hand, and wanted for nothing.The property was very clean,and maintained to a high standard.Without any hesitation, i would reccomend your apartment to anyone looking for a really comfortable and relaxed break, whatever the time element. Watching the fishing boats coming and going 24/7 and seeing the people just beyond the balcony angling was facinating,especilly with a glass of wine in hand during the evening. Bars and restuarants nearby were second to none and peoplle were very friendly with no language barriers. We onlly ventured to Ayamonte once, but found it very pleasent. PROPER SPAINISH. All in all, the apartment and all its surroundings are a credit to you Peggy, and thank you for letting it to me and my family, and hopefully we may let it again in the near future. Kind regards, Jim Clark

  • Review Submitted: 19-May-2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jim for your kind always makes us happy when people have enjoyed our apartment. We arrived there the day after you left and I want to thank you and your family for looking after it so well and treating it with respect. It has been a pleasure to deal with you from the word go and you are more than welcome anytime. Cheers Jim
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Great Location

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is well located with uninterupted views of the estuary where local fishing boats pass within 50m or so. We were there in winter but the weather was warm and generally good for walking on massive beaches nearby. The apartment complex was extremely quiet (time of year) which is a plus and the parking for the apartment was secure and convenient with lifts to bring up luggage and shopping. Of course the downside to being out of season was that many restuarants were closed, although there were several good ones within walking distance. The apartments kitchen area is small yet functional and there was plenty of room for another couple (two good bathrooms) who travelled from just across the border in Portugal to stay with us for a couple of nights. We played plenty of golf, there is a passport to golf avaiable where you can play eight different courses in the area for about 20 Euros each!

The nearby town of Ayomonte is very good and the locals very friendly, there was a particulary good parade where the local kids and parents gather in the town square and are bombarded with sweets and other goodies - really very Spanish! The local bus service to Ayomonte is good but a car is useful for exploring a little wider afield.

The owners are very accommodating, the apartment was spotless on arrival and we recommend this apartment for a quiet relaxing winter break.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2013
  • Date of Stay: January 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. I have spoken to you since your stay so was aware that you enjoyed your stay in our apartment. In fact it was your second stay there, the first being a week in October 2012. It is as you say very quiet there in January and some enjoy the peacefullness of that time of the year as we can still get some very nice weather at that time although it is unpredictable and can also rain a lot in January to! If you ever wish to return, maybe for the more lively summer months we would be delighted to have you again. Thank you again for taking the time to write this review. Kind regards P Bond
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Nearest Airport
65 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Villa Real
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Car: recommended


2 minutes walk to the beautiful sandy uncrowded beaches of Isla Canela. 4 miles stretch with promenade and cycle lane. Beach bars close by offering fresh seafood and some have live music at night. Water sports available on the beach.


Faro airport is a 45 minutes drive away. Seville airport 90 minutes drive.


Ayamonte is a 10 minutes drive away. It is a delightfully lively very Spanish town with gorgeous shops, tapas bars and restaurants. From here take the 10 minute ferry crossing to Villa Real in Portugal renowned for quality bedding, linen and home ware shops and also lovely restaurants and harbor. Visit beautiful Seville only 90 minutes by car or go on day trip by one of the many excursions available.

Further Details:

Take the water boat from the marina close by to Isla Christina and visit their weekly market or go to the lovely natural unspoiled beaches and fish restaurants. You over look Christina from our balcony. There is also great cycling over there as well as Isla Canela and you can take your hired bikes on the boat with you and make a day of it. Drive to Lepe 20 minutes away and ride beautiful Andaluciun horses on the beach (fast riding) or through the pine forest. (My favourite pastime while there!) The waters behind the apartment are teaming with fish and many people come to this spot to fish. If you like bird watching there are many rare birds here and it is a protected area.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Ayamonte, Huelva Province

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
early summer
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
mid summer
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
peak season
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
early autumn
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Autumn/winter
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Mar 2019
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £200
cleaning and linen £65

Booking Notes:
£200 security deposit is payable with your second installment payment of your holiday which then acts as key/damage deposit and will be returned when key is handed back and apartment is checked to be okay. Should a breakage occur or excessive use of electricity or cleaning a portion may be retained. Payment in full is required 12 weeks prior to occupation. Late bookings pay in full at time of booking. A cleaning fee of £60 is included in the prices given. An extra charge of £50 is applied for occupation of 6 people

Changeover Day:

Notes on prices:
Long term winter lets available at very good discounted prices. Will negotiate price on application. N.B. Owner has the right to change prices at their discretion. Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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