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Apartment With Sea View For Beach And Golf Holidays



Updated: 23-Aug-2016
Apartment in Puerto Duquesa, Costa Del Sol, Spain - Peaceful Location, Communal Pools And 3 Mins To The Beach

Enjoy a relaxing holiday in the secure complex of Manilva Beach with it's wonderfully cooling swimming pools and its beautifully landscaped gardens. The apartment is ideally located as a base for many adventures including trips to Marbella, Benhavis, Gibraltar, Ronda and even the Alhambra palace in Granada. Alternatively enjoy the local marina of Duquesa with it's varied restaurants and bars catering for all tastes and age groups. The nearest beach is a 3 minute walk and is home to a number of Chiringuitos serving refreshing drinks and great food throughout the day and into the night. So whether you are an explorer or a sun worshipper you will be able achieve your holiday using our apartment for your accommodation.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Washing machine
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

My wife and our two daughters live in Berkshire. We also like to spend as much time as possible in our apartment is Spain. We have used it for a relaxing pool holiday as well as a base for visiting some of the wonderful sights and attractions in the Southern part of Spain.

We are extremely happy with our apartment and get real pleasure when others use it and have as much fun as we do.

Our two daughters never want to come home when we are out there and count the days until we return.

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2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews


Beautiful place lovely restaurants and bars lovely walk along the beech would recommend it

  • 4 of 5

Had a lovely holiday beautiful place apartment was lovely apartment complex was quite which I loved

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Clean but basic. Needs updating

  • 2 of 5

The apartment was adequate but really basic. It was immaculately clean but little things were noticed that when added up meant the quality of the accommodation was lacking. Examples were chipped cups, old stains on the beds and bedding. The Windows either didn't open easily one bedroom window was wedged shut with a golf tee. Quite isolated, so a car is essential.

Very basic information in the apartment regarding the surrounding area. This apartment will need some input to ensure it reaches the new standards required from May 2016. The pool was a good size and clean but at weekend was overrun with what appeared to be local people and lots of their children. This combined with a dog that yapped from very early morning to late at night made being outside not a particularly restful experience.

Having stayed frequently in this area I could not recommend this apartment, there are many others that are in a better location and much better value for money.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jacquiline, I am sorry that the apartment fell short in some areas for you. I appreciate your feedback and will be acting to rectify the shortcomings you have pointed out. Kind regards, John.
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From the Owner

We liked this location as it is in the middle of so many great things from beaches to golf courses, Gibraltar and the wonderful Marina at Duquesa. There is a fantastic beach within walking distance and we have fallen in love with the local Chiringuito.

Activity and Interests


The nearest beach is a 4 minute walk from the apartment, The beach is well maintained and is very clean. There are a number of Chiringuitos on the beach offering that mandatory cooling drink during the day and some quite spectacular fresh fish dishes in the evening. The staff are always very friendly and welcoming.

There are other beaches in Duquesa and Sabinillas which are less than a 5 minute drive away.


Malaga airport is 55 minutes away.

Gibraltar airport is 20 minutes away.


Duquesa marina is the nearest area of concentrated bars and restaurants and is a two minute drive away. Sabinillas is the nearest town with banks, pharmacies etc and is a 3 minute drive away.

Further Details:

Marina Duquesa has just about every kind of restaurant you can think of including Chinese, Indian, Italian, Thai, Mexican, Spanish and English. If you are looking for something really special there is a quite spectacular restaurant in the nearby resort on Benhavis. This restaurant was voted in the top 10 of Andalucian restaurants and has a number of themed bedrooms should you wish to stay over.

A quick trip along the coast takes you to Gibraltar where you can visit the caves and museum whilst observing the daring nature of the indigenous Macaque apes. There are a number of activities here including dolphin tours and some fantastic duty free shopping.

Marbella is a 20 minute drive away but is well worth a trip. There are some fantastic restaurants and shops and Puerto Banus is the playground of the rich and famous so keep a look out for some celebs.

Granada is a 3 hour trip but is well worth it to see the Alhambra Palace. Take a trip to the Alhambra Palace Hotel and have a drink of the terrace with it's spectacular views from its dominant position in the Sierra range.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 5
4 Sep 2016 - 30 Oct 2016
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 6
31 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
A £100 deposit is required to secure your booking. The balance of the payment will be required 8 weeks prior to arrival.
A £100 security bond is required to cover any breakages etc. This will be fully refunded if no breakages occur.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible
Arrival time 4pm
Departure time 12pm

Notes on prices:
Prices are in pounds / week.
We offer a discount for 2 week+ stays and offer further discounts for long winter breaks.
Last minute deals may also be available so please get in touch if you want a quick, short break.

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Updated: 23-Aug-2016
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From the Owner

The complex is secure and clean and the apartment is on the ground floor so provides that extra piece of mind. The pool is easily accessed from the apartment and 2 sun loungers and a parasol are supplied for your convenience. The apartment has a very large terrace area and is great for eating outside in the evenings.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine


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


  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to master bedroom, bath and shower over, wash basin and WC. Second bathroom with shower, wash basin and WC.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom, fitted wardrobes, double bed with en-suite bathroom. Second bedroom, fitted wardrobes, twin beds


  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Welcome packs are available on request. Outside: The apartment is located on the ground floor providing a secure and safe environment for all. This is a gated community and keys are required to gain entry to the complex. There are two swimming pools set in a secluded area and fully lawned and landscaped. The main pool is a good size and there is a children's pool as well. There are showers and toilet facilities at the pool area. The complex is well maintained and has eye catching landscaping and views across the countryside and Mediterranean sea. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The apartment will be cleaned prior to your arrival. Clean linen and towels will also be provided. Check in is at 4pm Check Out by 12pm Other: A large terrace with table and chairs for four.

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