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Villa w/ Private Pool Set In Hillside On 1 Acre Planted w/Avocados



Updated: 05-Jul-2016
Finca in Torrox, Costa del Sol, Spain - Tranquil Position Yet 15 Mins Drive To Torrox And 25 Mins To Nerja. Easy Access On Concrete Track

Traditional style finca in the hills above Torrox. Spectacular views to the mountains and, over Nerja, to the Mediterranean. Sleeps 4 in 2 bedrooms.

45mins drive from Malaga Airport. If it is peace and quiet and fabulous views you're after Finca Meli is ideal. The finca has a verandah on 3 sides which gives shade for alfresco eating throughout the day. There is a large terrace around the pool for sunbathing.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We are a couple who live in Lancashire. After searching for the ideal property over a long period of time we came across Finca Meli and, after a short visit, fell in love with it and bought it. This is a piece of paradise come to earth. We spend as much time as we can there in our home from home. We hope to share it with you. We are sure that you will love it too.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"I just wanted to say how much we enjoyed staying at Finca Meli last week. The finca was very comfortable and the view in particular was stunning. It was great to be able to get away from it all and enjoy the tranquility up in the hills."

"We have just had the most perfect holiday and absolutelylove your villa.We were so comfortable there, what a fantastic place to own. The views are stunning. It is the most wonderful setting,peace and tranquillity - just what we needed. The veranda with all those pots and plants was so lovely we spent many hours sitting there, just wonderful."

Two of our satisfied customers!

"We had such a wonderful holiday at Finca Meli.It is an amazing place with such incredible views and it had everything we needed for a relaxing holiday.Our son had great fun in the pool.He would have been haooy spending all day swimming, exploring the orchard and looking for lizards." Emma April 2013
Dec 2011
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4 Reviews

based on 4 holidaymaker reviews


Fantastic property in a stunning location!

  • 5 of 5

Yes, I know the title includes overused adjectives, but I couldn't think of any other way to describe this place.

I don't think I've ever spent so much time just admiring a view!

The photos and description undersell this property - the reality is so much better. We spent 10 days doing nearly nothing but relaxing and unwinding - the accommodation is comfortable and homely, the kitchen a little 'bijou' but well-equipped with everything we needed during our stay. We did a major shop on the way there from the airport (off at junction 272 of the A7 to El Ingenio, where there is a shopping complex with everything - including an Eroski hypermarket), but many of the basic items we bought were already there at the finca.

The outside area is a suntrap and the pool is fab, if a little cold in May - but it did get used! A vehicle is necessary as Torrox Pueblo and Frigiliana, although only a few kilometers away, are a bit far to walk when the sun is beating down. Try the Venta el Cortijo Restaurante on the way in to Frigiliana for authentic local food at knockdown prices - they even have a swimming pool for when the weather gets too hot! Frigiliana is a very pretty village in a spectacular setting, but get there early as it can become crowded and parking spaces in town difficult to find.

We really enjoyed our stay at Finca Meli and the price is unbeatable for the luxury of our own private pool - it should be kept a secret, but that wouldn't be fair, would it? We hope to be able to return soon - that is if it isn't completely booked up!

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Rest and Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

This wonderful clean and well equipped villa is all you need for a spot of R & R. Although of the beaten track it offers fantastic views and a tranquil setting. A lovely clean pool with a veranda that rounds it all off, the perfect setting you can not fail to chillax.

Nerja has some great restaurants and is only 20 mins away with our favourite restuarant being 34.

A superb villa that we will revisit.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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High Quality Villa

  • 5 of 5

The pictures of this place undersell it. It's fairly remote but only 45 mins from Malaga, or 15 from Frigiliana, has fantastic views down the valley, is well equipped, has a lovely pool area, and gets the sun all day. Having stayed in a few rental villas, this one is certainly a gem.

If you're trying to get away from it all, and fancy a week of relaxation by the pool, in good quality surroundings, this is the one for you.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased, Richard, that you enjoyed our little bit of heaven. We are always delighted to hear that Finca Meli has given our guests the holiday relaxation needed and happy memories of their stay in Spain.
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Villa Finca Meli

  • 5 of 5

I have recently just arrived back from staying in this wonderful tranqulity villa . I have to date never stayed in such a superberb clean home away from home. location perfect.

If you want to be away from all the car polution and everyday noises i suggest this is the ideal stay for you.

me and my small family loved this place so much that sonsidering booking again next year.

Excellent condition , the owners should be very proud of their little save heaven they have

thank you for allowing us to enjoy what you have x

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much,Lindsay, for your kind words. It is very rewarding to know that we are able to share our piece of heaven with others who appreciate it so much.
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Activity and Interests


Within 20 mins drive you can be at Torrox Costa with its attractive promenade lined by numerous and varied eating establishments. Nerja is not much further where Burriana Beach is an absolute jewel.


A car is essential for your stay at Finca Meli. You can easily arrange to collect a vehicle on your arrival at Malaga Airport which is 50mins drive from the villa.


A 20 min drive takes you to Frigiliana, a traditional white village recognised as one the most beautiful in Spain. It is oozing with the history of its 3 cultures - Jewish, Muslim and Christian. Donkeys are still used as transport on the cobbled streets.

Malaga is well worth a visit for its unmistakably Spanish atmosphere. Regular buses run from Torrox. Granada is 1 1/2hrs drive. The Alhambra is spectacular.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 5
6 Nov 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% non-refundable deposit upon booking with the remainder payable 8 weeks before the start of the holiday.

Changeover Day:
Preferred changeover day is Saturday. Arrivals after 2pm and departures by 10am. Arrivals after 9pm will attract a further charge.

Notes on prices:
Prices may be negotiable for longer stays - 3 weeks plus - email the owner.

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Updated: 05-Jul-2016
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Property Type

  • villa


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


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


  • Satellite / Cable

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Family bathroom with bath, shower over, washbasin, bidet, WC, heated towel rail.


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


  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue


  • Outside: The terrace is supplied with a table and 4 chairs for alfresco dining. There is a gas bbq, 6 sunloungers as well as 2 cane chairs and a 2 seater settee and coffee table. Utility Room: Washing machine in external cupboard. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels (but not beach towels) and linen are provided and are changed weekly. A welcome pack with staple food items can be provided by arrangement. Other: The finca is entered through a glazed summer lounge with 2x2 seater settees.

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