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Perfectly Positioned



Updated: 02-Dec-2016
Apartment in Arroyo Del La Miel, Benalmadena, Costa del Sol - Shared Pool open between 1st June each year until end of October

Well respected and beautifully maintained apartment, a short drive from Malaga airport and 10 mins walk to beach. The charming village of Arroyo is only 10 mins walk away and here you will find all types of shops, bars and restaurants as well as Tivoli World theme park. Great Friday market and beautiful Paloma Park. A large choice of activities to suit all.

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

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

A little bit about me!

My late husband and I bought this apartment in 1997, after previously selling a smaller one in the same area. We and our family loved the area so much we spent our holidays there for nearly 30 years. However I lost my husband some years ago and due to ill health cannot travel as much as I would like to.

I have this beautiful second home, it is a shame for it not be used, so I was recommended to holiday let it, and let more people have all the benefits of sunny Spain.

If you require any further information, please don't hesitate to contact me.

regards, Ann.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Spent our second Holliday there and have to say we love it , appartment well laid out very comfortable all round , lovely terrace very private with sun nearly all day , in great spot for coast or arroyo de la miel , loads of great pubs and resturants , lovely tapas bars dotted around couldn't recomend enough , also markets on Wednesday at Paloma park this park is great for children as the rabbits hens birds etc run free , Friday big market at arroyo de la miel next to train station , also train is perfect for trips to malaga or fuengarolla always on time and very cheap to use all in all its a great position to be in
Aug 2015
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14 Reviews

based on 14 holidaymaker reviews


Another perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

Second stay was just as good as the first. Comfortable, spacious, home from home with everything you need provided. Excellent location for beachfront, park and all the Spanish restaurants and tapas bars. Walkable from the train station which makes for an easy transfer from the airport.

Have already booked again for next year.

Thanks Ann for another lovely stay.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Another happy client enjoying what Benalmadena Costa has to offer this is why we purchased property there in 1982 and still love this area, it is so central for everything and travel is so easy. which is why people intend to return year after year.
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Home from home.

  • 5 of 5

Great apartment, and the owner,Ann Lisle has thought of everything you need for a wonderful stay. Lots of info left for us, and we couldn't find a thing wrong. Huge quiet outside space, and well equipped inside.Felt very safe in the property. Arroya del Miel is a beautiful old village, just a short walk from Benalmedena, and within train, bus or walking distance to other parts of the coast.would highly recommend, as it was so lovely.

A huge Thank you to Ann, allowing us to share her lovely home.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so pleased you enjoyed your holiday and love the area as we do I felt it would be a waste not to share with other people the beautiful surroundings and weather.
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A perfect find!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely spacious apartment. A home away from

Home. There isn't anything Ann hasn't thought of. Very comfortable and with two bathrooms comfortably accommodated 4 adults with no queuing for the bathroom. The air conditioning was a godsend as temperatures reached 38/39C.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments I am pleased you enjoyed your stay in my apartment and also the surrounding area which has everything you require i.e. beach walks tours to different places you name it Benalmadena has it that is why we have owned this apartment for 20 years
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Kimberley Nottingham U.K

This apartment is very good value and in a very good position. One of the best I have stayed in.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment fully lived up to its billing and would most certainly book it again.It met all our needs and more.It made for a very relaxing holiday although at times the weather was very warm the apartments air conditioning made it bearable.It is good place for getting about for other places on the Costa del Sol either by train, boat , bus or even walking if the sun is not too fierce.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so pleased that my apartment is appreciated by all who stay in it. I and my family love this area as there is something for all ages and the weather is usually very good all year round. Thank you for all your comments they are much appreciated.
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Perfect home from home

  • 5 of 5

Have just booked again after a lovely stay last year.

The apartment has everything you need and more. The balcony is fantastic for sunbathing and dining. Easy walk to Arroyo for all the tapas bars and just as easy to the beach. Can't wait to return.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am greatful for all reviews as I feel it is a lovely area and central for the beautiful paloma parque the dolfinarium and all other attractions as well as restaurants supermercado and cafe, bars it has a good train system into Malaga and Fuenguirola
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  • 5 of 5

Everything you could possibly need was there (including the weather we were blessed with during the last week of March!) Spacious terraces to lounge about in the sun (with proper loungers and cushions :) great size TV for night time and the comfiest bed I ever slept in! Not to mention the location - right near my favourite place in the world (Paloma Park) and walking distance to just about everywhere we wanted to go :) No need to bring a load of books with you either - a good paperback library was provided as well for your ultimate sun-lounging experience :) We will be back for definite, cheers Ann for a marvellous stay :)

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay in my apartment and everything helped to make your stay a pleasurable one including the weather which makes it even better. Thank you for a glowing review.
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From the Owner

We love this area, because you have everything to hand, and we have never grew tired of the same place.

Activity and Interests


The closest beach in Benalmadena is only 10 mins walk away from the apartment. All beaches of Benalmadena, Torremolinos and Fuengirola are clean, safe and well kept. Water sports & Sun bed hire available. A number of beachside restaurants serving all types of food we speciality fish and seafood. Also has a beautiful promenade you can walk for miles.


Malaga airport is 10-15 mins drive away, about 25-30 euros in a taxi.

Train direct from airport into Benalmadena/Arroyo de la Meil with a short walk down to apartment and is only about 2 euros.


The town of Arroyo de la Meil is only a few mins walk away with a good array of shops, bars and restaurants. Benalmadena Pueblo is a short drive or bus journey. a typical Andalucian white-washing village. Torremolions and Fuengirola are only a few stops on the train. Benalmadena/Arroyo station is 10 mins walk with connection to Malaga town centre and the airport. Organised coach trips to Seville, Granada, Gibralter, Mijas, Ronda.

Further Details:

Benalmadena Costa has excellent bars, night clubs and nice restaurants.

Paloma Park is within walking distance and is beautiful to stroll around, there is a large lake with all kinds of wildlife to see.

Sealife centre is home to sea lions and selwo dolphins who perform there daily. this is a must.

Fishing trips are available from the Marina and the port of Fuengirola and their are also daily boat trips from the marina.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 7
1 Jan 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
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
Rate 5
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
A non-refundable deposit of 30% of total rental cost is payable to secure the booking a refundable security bond of £200 is payable with balance 6 weeks prior to departure. Once this has been received, keys will be forward 2 weeks prior by security post. Your bond will be returned once inspection check has been made and keys returned to myself.

Changeover Day:
I can be flexible to a change over day. providing it is not over lapping with other clients dates. Please don't hesitate to contact me regarding this.

Notes on prices:
Any queries on pricing tariffs or anything else, please contact me.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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From the Owner

As I used this as my second home for my family and I, it is like a home from home. I hope you like it as much as we all do.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village


  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • swimming


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Family bathroom with with shower,wc sink and bidet. En-suite bathroom linked to master room with shower, wc sink and bidet.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master double bedroom with fitted wardrobes & en-suite bathroom. Twin bedroom with fitted wardrobes. Both bedrooms have a wall air-conditioning unit, that can been used as a heater in cooler months.


  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: There is a 32" LCD Television with new internet british channels.now available and FREE wifi INTERNET access Outside: As the apartment is on the 3rd floor. (no lift) it has 2 terraces. Main terrace and a roof terrace accessed by a spiral staircase. which has spectacular views to the mountains and looks out over the Mediterranean, plus the swimming pool and gardens. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All linen and towels provided. Beach towels not provided. Apartment cleaned on changeover only so you have complete privacy during your holiday. Other: front entrance of apartment accessed by security gate with intercom. gardens and pool are accessed by gate & key to make sure that pool area is kept private.

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