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Well Equipped Town House in El Porton de Mijas with Panoramic Coastal Views

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Updated: 27-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Town House in El Porton, Nr. Mijas Pueblo, Costa del Sol, Spain - Beautiful Elevated Position, between Mijas Pueblo and Fuengirola

The town house is Registered with Junta De Andalucia

RTA no VFT/MA/08428

Sunny, secure and fully air-conditioned 2 bedroom town house (both en-suite) with panoramic Mediterranean views, large balcony, downstairs terraces and a side garden, overlooking the shared and heated swimming pool. The pool is set in lovely garden with sun loungers. The complex comprises of forty units and has an underground private car park. It is located between the beautiful white Spanish village of Mijas Pueblo and bustling coastal resort of Fuengirola. Traditional Tapas bars, restaurants, shops, local museums are all within 10 minutes by car, or a regular bus service which is within few minutes walking distance from the town house. There are numerous golf courses within driving distance. Fuengirola has direct train connection to Malaga airport.

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About the Owner

Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
27 March, 2017

7 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)


A Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

After the hustle bustle of CLC villas, we decided we wanted a quieter location this year, and we stumbled across El Porton...and boy, aren't we glad we did!

An absolute gem of an apartment with all you need to spend a relaxing time away from the lively Fuengirola. Being so close to Mijas Pueblo is a huge bonus too, though we managed to visit on one of the hottest days of the year - even the donkey's didn't want to stand out in the sun.

Dhiren has equipped his house with everything you need for you holiday, nothing is left out - plenty towels, plenty storage space and perhaps the best aspect, is the terrace which has the sun for the entire day. The pool is deceptively larger than the photos make out, and we were able to enjoy the terrace sun whilst the kids went for their swims.


If you don't book this apartment, then you're making a HUGE mistake - top quality, brilliant price - a holiday we will never forget !

Thanks Dhiren - we'll definitely be back :)

Graeme & Family

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is very gratifying to know that you and your family enjoyed your stay at El Porton, and all the facilities at the apartment met your expectations. We are very fortunate to have Geraldine who looks after the apartment on our behalf, and promptly deals with any issues our guests may have during their stay. Cathy and I would like to thank you for writing the review. Dhiren & Cathy
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Great wee find

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely weeks stay at this beautiful apartment. Very clean comfortable and relaxing. The complex was very quiet and safe which was a bonus. You do need a car thou. Mijas and Fuengerola just 5 mins away. Where there are great shops, cafés, beaches and restaurant. We would love to return again same time next year.

  • Review Submitted: May 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Rhona, I was pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay at the apartment, and that the accommodation and the facilities met your expections. Your comments are much appreciated. Kind regards Dhiren and Cathy
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Lovely holiday home

  • 5 of 5

Dear Dhiren and Family

We had a really lovely stay at your beautiful home!

Everything is available from juice maker to dishwasher, vacuum cleaner, enough crockery, etc.

Many times we sat outside on the terrace at the living room. Ideal with the sun screen, because we have had a lot of very warm days and evenings.

What a very beautiful view, in daytime and in the evening when the lights go on in Fuengirola.

The pool is large and clean and quiet even in high season.

We have made many trips ​​to for example Rhonda, Malaga, Fuengirola, Marbella and the famous Puerto Banus, Mijas and not to forget the beautiful nature at the Guadalhorce basin and the ravin El Chorro.

We have been in Spain for 7 years in holiday apartments and villas and we find your home one off our favorites houses!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Iris and family, It was very nice to know that you enjoyed your stay at the town house, and found the accommodation and the facilities to your expectations. Your comments were most gratifying. All the best. Dhiren & Cathy
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Fabulous accommodation, great complex

  • 5 of 5

I just wanted to thank you for the use of your villa.It was perfect for us in many ways.The villa was immaculate,spacious and well-equipped.The fact that both bedrooms were en-suite and air conditioned made a massive difference to us in terms of comfort and convenience compared to similar accommodation we have stayed in.The position of the villa was perfect for us to watch our children (13 and 11) in the pool if they fancied a quick dip.The outside areas were brilliant at all times of the day.We could relax in the sun or read in the shade.We commented on the fact that we have never sat on a balcony so much doing absolutely nothing!The pool itself was a good size, well-maintained, always clean and mostly quiet (much to our surprise).The complex in general was well-maintained and the underground car park was a bonus.The flexibility with the changeover really made a difference as we had a late flight home (appreciate that this is not always possible). The caretaker, Geraldine, kept in touch by text.It was good to know that there was somebody available if required.The complex was in a great position for Mijas Pueblo and we spent many evenings there (max 5 mins drive).We also visited Puerto Banus(25-30 mins drive),then inland to Granada(1 1/2 hours).There are two Water parks nearby.We went to the one 15 minutes drive away in Torrelominos (slightly further than the one near Fuengirola). I can't praise this accommodation enough and we are already trying to work out when we can return.Thank-you.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's good to know that the guests were pleased the accommodation and the facilities at the town house, and also that they enjoyed their stay.
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Excellent Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Hi Dhiren,

Just wanted to say how much we enjoyed our stay in your apartment / villa, it was just as pictured. The complex was lovely and the pool larger and quieter than expected. We had everything we needed on hand and the place was extremely clean and tidy. Hopefully we will return one day soon, we have already recommended you and the property to our friends and family. Thanks again, Louise

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's nice to know that clients are enjoying their stay at the apartment.
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Excellent apartment

  • 5 of 5

Having arrived in Spain on a glorious day, the apartment certainly lived up to our expectations. Exactly how it was described on the website and very clean and well appointed. Very well placed in a lovely quiet area not far from Mijas and Fuengirola and all the nearby attractions were easily accessible by bus or car. Well worth a visit and we would certainly recommend this to our friends and family, returning one day ourselves hopefully!!

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's good to know that we are able to provide accommodation and facilities that fulfil clients needs. We welcome comments from clients and do take their views seriously.
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Malage at 20 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Mijas golf at 5 Kilometres Nearest Train : Fuengirola at 5 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A7 at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Fuengirola at 5 Kilometres Car: not necessary


Costa del Sol is full of beaches along its coastline and can be explored easily by car hire or public transport. A must to try are the BBQ Sardines from the beach bars and restaurants along the beach fronts. Also there are beautiful Marinas along the coast; the most local are Benalmádena, Marbella and very famous Puerto Banus with it’s designer boutiques. Other places of interest within driving distance include Malaga, and Gibraltar, and inland Seville, Rhonda and Nerja.


Malaga is the nearest airport only being approx 20 mins.

Excellent services with public transport being cheap and clean along the coast and direct from Fuengirola to Mijas Pueblo with the bus stop being 20 mtr up or down the road from the complex. Local taxis are also easily available, but my advice is to ask the price from A-B before getting in or on ordering.


Mijas Pueblo (Village) 2-3km. Fuengirola 4km. Benalmádena 20-25 mins. La Cala 14-15km. Marbella and Puerto Banus can be between 20-35min depending if the coast road is taken or the Toll road (assuming the use of a car). Malaga 30 mins by car, or a direct train from Fuengirola that would take about 40 minutes

Gibraltar approx 100km or one hour. Tangiers in Morroco, and North africa can be reached by ferry from Costa del Sol and Gibraltar.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
3 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
May - June
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
July- August
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Oct 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
18 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
A 25% non refundable deposit is required to secure the booking and balance to be paid at least sixty days before arrival. Payment to be made directly through Owners Direct web site, or owners into their UK or Spanish bank account by BACS unless otherwise agreed.
We will arrange to leave the keys in the key safe at the apartment. All additional information and secutity details will be sent prior to arrival.

Changeover Day:
Changeover days are flexible. Entry into the property can be no later than 10pm unless otherwise arranged; a surcharge may apply. Departure is no later than 12 noon unless otherwise arranged.
All breakages must be reported to the care taker and paid for before checking out.
We can on occasions take an additional 5th person, but additional supplement would be payable at the time of booking.
Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds.
Any additional days would be charged on pro rata basis.
Monthly lets can be discussed at a discounted price.
For all enquiries, including cancellation policy, please contact the owner Dhiren by e mail or telephone.
Following recent change in regulations, all clients would be required to provide their passport and any other travel document details to the owner before travelling.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 27-Mar-2017


Property Type

  • apartment


  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • Ocean View


  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis


  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Master En-suite has bath with overhead shower, wc, bidet, his and her sinks, cabinet, mirror, and large window with lovely sea views. En-suite 2 has large walk in shower, wc, bidet, sink, mirror and cabinet. Guest cloakroom Both have underfloor heating


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The master bedroom has super king size bed, large walk-in dressing area with mirrored wardrobes. Bedroom 2 with Two single beds, has large wardrobe/storage area. Bed rooms are en-suite Both bedrooms have patio doors accessing terraces and garden.


  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Cots and high chairs etc, can be arranged and hired. Heated pool from April to October Outside: Balcony from lounge has table and 4 chairs and an electrically operated sun awning. Lower terrace has 4 sun loungers, table and chairs leading to the side grassed area with and access to the pool also leading to the rear terrace. The downstairs terraces can be accessed from both bedrooms. Utility Room: Large Utility area is on the lower back terrace, and has a washing machine, hot water tank, drying area and storage for cleaning materials, patio furniture and other equipment. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen and towels except pool and beach towels are provided. Guests must not use apartment towels for pool or visit to the beach. Other: Large balcony has a table, 4 chairs and electrically operated sun awning. Lower terrace has 4 sun loungers, table and chairs, and leads to the side grassed area and the utility terrace at the back. It also has access door to the pool.

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