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Detached Secluded Villa With Private Pool, Conveniently Situated, WiFi Available



Updated: 07-Oct-2016
Villa in Fuengirola, Nr. Mijas Costa, Costa del Sol, Spain - Great Location, Secluded 2 Bed Villa, Private Pool, Within Walking Distance To All Amenities

Welcome to 'Villa Barranco' which is ideally situated within walking distance of all amenities. Fuengirola is 3 minutes away and the picture village of Mijas 10 minutes by car. There are shops, supermarkets ,bars, restaurants and a local Saturday market all within a short walk. The villa has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, the master bedroom is en-suite and the second bedroom has two single beds.The kitchen is fully equipped with all the usual appliances. From the kitchen you enter a light and airy living/dining room with a modern L shaped sofa the dining table seats six. Directly from the living room is a small balcony where you can sit and watch the sun go down. The property is south west facing and has the added advantage of all day sun. The pool area is gated off for children's safety and can be illuminated for evening entertainment. To make a more enjoyable stay there is also a BBQ and bar. please contact me for Availability and more information on the villa or the area.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hello, I am Frank and I have owned the property in Spain for over 25 years. I came to visit my parents whom had retired here and decided this is the place for me. My partner Stephanie and I have travelled extensively around the world, and have yet to find anywhere else we would prefer to live. The area has the perfect climate, travel is easy, great areas to explore, the beaches are clean and the main attraction. For us the day trips inland are spectacular and can really add to your holiday experience to discover the real Spain. We would be pleased to pass on our 'local' knowledge to people wishing to visit this beautiful part of Spain. We are associated with local classic car clubs, running and walking clubs and enjoy cycling.

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Speaks English, Spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

We're just back from a one week stay (June 2012) at Villa Baranco and are already making plans to come back next year. The only thing better than the villa itself was the owner Stephanie who really went over and above the call of duty to be helpful and settle us in (and out!).

The villa is extremely comfortable (beds and settee in particular), nicely decorated and well equipped (big LCD TV with UK channels!). Air con in the bedrooms was a boon at night, but the villa naturally stays reasonably cool anyway. The private pool was a good size and is not overlooked and the various terraces are perfect for alfresco dining/drinking or just chilling reading a book The location is perfect also, 10 mins walk to the shops and 26 mins (yes we timed it!) to the front at Fuengirola/Los Boliches, yet the villa itself is in a nice quiet residential area. If you get the train from Malaga airport a car is really not necessary. Overall, Villa Baranco is easily the best accomodation we have found
Jan 2009
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Brilliant Villa

  • 5 of 5

Excellent villa very clean and has everything you need and more .About 25 minute walk to town centre .Stephanie ,Frank and Gill very helpful and beds very comfy .All the family had a great holiday

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

I have travelled around the world with my work and I still have not found a place where I would prefer to live than in Andalucia. The small strip which is the "Cost Del Sol" is only the tip! a fantastic place to base your self from as during the hot summers you have the cool sea breeze and you have the added advantage of day trips inland exploring the true Spain.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Malaga at 20 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Meson Martin at 0.3 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Mijas Golf at 3 Kilometres Nearest Train : Fuengirola at 1.3 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : AP7 E15 at 0.2 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Meson Martin at 0.3 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Fuengirola at 1.5 Kilometres Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

CYCLING Fuengirola and surrounding area have newly built cycle tracks. Also great tracks for mountain bikes. Bicycles can be hired in Mijas and Fuengirola and we can recommend a company that will take you on Mountain bike tours.

There are many other special interest facilities on the Costa Del sol, including, cooking lessons, horse riding, walking tours etc, classic car runs, all of which we can give you more information should this be of interest to you.


Nearest beaches are 5 mins drive. 20 minute walk, There are many, clean, sandy beaches on the Costa del Sol, all within easy reach and safe for children. All have beach bars and restaurants where children are welcome and can play in safety, many have been awarded blue Flag and have typical local restaurants. There are two local naturist beaches. We are happy to provide some recommendations.


The nearest airport is Malaga, 20kms away. Car hire is not essential as there are shops, bars and restaurants within a short walk. Although, if you want to make the most of your stay, there are many great places to visit and things to see. There is also a local bus service and the train station in Fuengirola is also only a short walk away.

You can even take a day trip over to Tangiers in Morroco, and Gibralter is only about an hours drive, with the beaches of Tarifa accessible for a day trip,


Malaga Airport is 20 mins drive, or Gibraltar is 50 mins drive

Mijas pueblo, is 10 mins drive,

Fuengirola is 1.5 kms away

Benalmadena is 15 mins drive,

Marbella and Puerto Banus are 20/25 minutes away.

The lakes (el choro- ardales) about one hour drive. Ronda 1. 5 hrs drive. Cordoba 1. 5 hrs drive. Sevilla 2 hrs drive. Jerez/cadiz 1. 5 hrs drive.

Local bus passes close by,

Further Details:

For an insight into the local culture you should try one of the 'Ferias'. They are a lot of fun and an insight into Andalucia culture, each village or town will hold their own during the year, so if you are lucky you should be able to experience one during your stay.

The biggest fiesta on the coast is the Malaga Feria held at the beginning of August the local Fuengirola Feria is mid Oct. The local markets are a fantastic place to pick up those holiday gifts, the biggest market on the coast is every Tuesday in Fuengirola, with some fantastic bargains, leather goods being a good buy!!

various places we recommend you to visit. The lakes of El Chorro the largest lake in Andalucia with turquoise blue water, are a must to visit, Gibraltar, and a day trip to Tangiers in Morocco, Malaga is a wonderful city and under rated, Ronda, Tarifa for the outdoor type who enjoy windsurfing/kiting - reckoned to be the best in Europe, miles and miles of white sandy beaches, horse riding is available on the beaches, Granada, Cordoba, Sevilla, Jerez all worth a visit. We can give you more info should you decide to visit any of the above. closer to home are Marbella, and the home of the rich and famous Puerto Banus,

Mijas Village: with its cobbled streets and winding roads, this has the charm of real Spain. Many authentic Spanish restaurants with beamed ceilings and fireplaces ideal in winter or dine in their open courtyards and terraces in summer. Many local artesan shops selling hand made goods. The views from Mijas are quite stunning


This town stretches for many miles along the sea front with its easy walking new promenade (wheelchair friendly). Plenty of restaurants and cafes. shops and bars to suit all tastes.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
3 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Low season
5 Nov 2016 - 4 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Mid Season
5 Mar 2017 - 13 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
14 May 2017 - 10 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
11 Jun 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £179

Booking Notes:
Minimum 10% deposit required for early bookings and 50% payable three months prior to arrival. balance payable on,or before arrival.

An accidental damage deposit of 250 euros is payable in cash on arrival or with balance and will be refunded when the villa is inspected on departure.
Electricity - Allowance for normal usage of electricity is included in the rental price and would only ever go into excess if the Air conditioning and electrical appliances were used excessively-

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Notes on prices:
Prices shown are for occupancy by max 4 people additional persons by request
Prices are for the property per week in Euros. There are discounts available for two week or more bookings, long lets and seasonal offers.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 07-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

The villa is ideally situated only a short distance from town yet not remote with easy access to the motorways, airport and yet only minutes away from some beautiful villages and country side.

Property Type

  • villa


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • beach
  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • town
  • village


  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 Modern, with bath and shower. Family Bathroom with large walk in shower.


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


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Notes on accommodation: The villa is ideally suited for families, couples sharing and great for a romantic week away. Outside: There is a large private pool that has the sun most of the day and into the evening, It is secluded and great for sunbathing. The garden is large with mature trees. There are various sun bathing terraces to choose from and three different dining areas one next to the BBQ. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are provide including pool towels. although we do ask that you bring your own beach towels. Linen is changed weekly.

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