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Country Cottage Close to all Amenities

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage near Torremolinos, Costa del Sol, Spain - Peaceful Location

This 2 bedroom privately entered cottage, with ample safe parking, is suitable for people who want to enjoy the peace and quiet of the countryside, but be close to all facilities. Only 5 minutes drive to sandy beaches, Torremolinos centre, Plaza Mayor (shopping mall with multi screen cinema complex, bowling alley, restaurants). Equestrian centre next door to property. Air conditioning with heating option. Private swimming pool. Satellite TV. Private terraces for sun or shade (sunbeds included).Outside summer kitchen, with spectacular views of Malaga Bay, BBQ and paella area. There is a beautiful courtyard with a fountain, where you can dine in peace! The owner does have a very friendly dog called Sam.


Owner
Linda
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, Spanish
Calendar last updated:
3 August, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our guests have become our friends, and keep returning. Here is the latest comment:-

May/June 2012 - TEN OUT OF TEN for this marvellous find -



My 88 yr old mother and I recently spent one of our best holidays ever staying in Linda and Dave's brilliant apartment. Fantastic location, simple and very comfortable - with everything you need for a relaxing enjoyable time. Terrific hosts, terrific place. Hoping to visit again.



Another comment from our good friends:-

What a lucky find on Owners Direct site, we wanted somewhere close to all the action but far enough away to be peaceful and La Casita has it all. The apartment has all that you need, basic but comfortable. The pool is fab and the views are exceptional. Dave is extremely hospitable and goes out of his way to make you welcome. We have already made a booking for a 5th return visit.
Feb 2009
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Churriana, Málaga

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with shower, wc, and wash handbasin.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, air-conditioning, built in safe. Bedroom 2 with adult size bunk beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: This is a private cottage in the country, ideal for those people that love peace and quiet. Outside: The swimming pool is only shared with the owner of the property who lives in the adjacent cottage. There are numerous terraces with seating. The property sits in over 3000 square metres, and enjoys spectacular views of the sea and mountains. There is an outside summer kitchen ( with spectacular views over Malaga Bay), BBQ and paella area. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Clean towels and bedlinen are included on a weekly basis. Beach towels are also included. Other: Small internal hall with smoke detector alarm.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.75 based on 9 reviews
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic holiday. We had car hire problems and Dave and his son-in-law, Colin, helped us out so much. I can't thank them enough. It's not often that people put themselves out for others but thank God they did otherwise we would not have had food and would not have been able to get around until we sourced a car.

The house is in a perfect spot, close to the airport, beach, restaurants...everything.

The house was lovely and clean and the pool was the perfect size for us (2 adults, 2 teenagers). I can't fault it and would happily return.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Holiday Away From the Tourist Areas

  • 5 of 5

Just coming to the end of a great three week stay. The accommodation is fairly basic but comfortable, with a kitchen, living area with TV, two bedrooms and a shower room, and is a good base for exploring the area. There is a large garden, a small enclosed patio area shaded by lemon and orange trees, a number of other patio areas to sit on and a good pool. The owner, Dave, and his very friendly dog, Sam, live next door and Dave is very friendly and helpful if you need anything. The area appears to have a mainly Spanish population with few tourists evident, this does mean that things, like restaurant opening times, reflect local lifestyles (20:30). If you do not want to use a car, and you don't mind walking, the facilities, such as supermarkets and local restaurants, and open countryside are a reasonable walk away, and if you are keen you can walk into Torremolinos, as we did on a number of ocassions, although we did get a taxi back a couple of times. There are also two railway stations within a 25 minute walk, or you can drive, that will take you to Malaga, or Torremolinos and on to Fuengirola, in the opposite direction. If this is your type of holiday we can recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Our holidays in Spain

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 3. Me, my wife and our daughter who is just 19 months old. I can not thanks enough to the owner of the property for such an amazing holidays. It was exactly what we were looking for. The place is not faar from airport, it is not noisy and everithyng is prety near. The owner of the property and his dog became a part of the family. It is nice that they are very friendly and provide as much space to visitor as possible. You will hardly notice that there is somebody else, but whenever you need something just shout dave and he is there for you to help.

I am sorry I know it doesnt seems to be a profesional and objective review but thats how we feel about the holidays we just had. Thanks a lot to Linda and especially to David for an amazing holidays and for giving us an oportunity to share the property and enjoy the life for at least 10 days. Some people may say it is not for them but for us it was a piece of heaven.

The first thing our daughter did every morning was to check the swimming pool and especially her best friend Sam. David was very nice and been almost like a grandfather to our daughter. Thanks a lot Dave for everything.

Thanks a lot.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

best holiday ever!

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely amazing holiday!!!! 5* host would do anything for you and feels like part of the family. The pool was fantastic and the view over Malaga bay is beautiful, especially at sunset. The cottage has everything you need and I would recommend this to anyone for a perfect getaway. 100% will go back again and again. If only holidays could be longer :-)

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have such wonderful guests. Look forward to seeing you all again.
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5

Best Ever Holiday

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is handy for the airport, no long expensive transfers when you arrive or depart.

Dave is an exceptional host and went out of his way to help in any way he could, nothing is too much trouble. We were made to feel at home straight away and left feeling like we were leaving a family member behind.

The cottage felt homely and had everything we needed for our holiday and more.

This is no tourist accommodation this is head and shoulders above anywhere I have ever stayed before, the pool, the view, the host, the accommodation were amazing.

If you want a home from home away from the tourist areas but close enough to see the sights of the Costa Del Sol this is the place for you.

We would all return again and again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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La Casita, Churriana, Malaga

  • 3 of 5

Staying at this semi rural hide away for six months was a perfect retreat for me and my 2 dogs. Located 15 minutes walk from a typical Spanish village. It is down a steep hill which is better going down then back up, but on the plus side, the views are fantastic. I would suggest hiring a car, which I did but I am a pensioner. However, Dave the owner of the apartment, is always willing to take you to the supermarket and will help out any way he can. There is a local bus at the bottom of the hill which takes you to Plaza Mayor (shopping Centre) there is a train here which goes to Torremolinos, Benalmadena, Fuengirola. Stay on the bus after shopping centre and it will also take you to the previously mentioned resorts. All in all a really good experience.

  • Review Submitted: May 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
Malaga
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Los Amigos
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Benalmadena
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Parador Golf
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
La Colina
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A7
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Bella Vista
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Playamar
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Horse riding a speciality. For further information on this, please contact us.

Coast/Beach:

Sandy beaches 5 minutes by car.

Travel:

Less than 15 minutes from Malaga airport. Car hire is recommended.

Distances:

10 minutes drive to Torremolinos, Benalmadena, Aqua Park, Crocodile Park, Tivoli World, Sea Life, Cable car, Plaza Mayor. 15 minutes drive to the centre of Malaga.

Further Details:

The property is adjacent to an Internationally run riding school. Plus - The most spectacular horse display by Andalusian horses on the Costa del Sol is within walking distance.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Churriana, Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
mid summer
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£179
for 3 nights
From
£60
£412
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£137
for 3 nights
From
£46
£321
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
20% deposit required to secure booking, with balance payable 6 weeks prior to arrival. Payment can be by electronic transfer or paypal. A 100 euros refundable damage deposit is payable on arrival for all bookings, which will be refunded to you following satisfactory inspection of the cottage on departure. Welcome pack provided on arrival.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in € Euros.

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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