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Nerja town: sea views to S & E, 2B 2B, free wifi, a/c, garage, pool, beach 200m

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 861 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

In Nerja, Costa del Sol - quiet part of Fuentes complex with big pool, A/C, free Wifi/UK TV & garage, beach 200m, Balcon 10 min walk

As with much Andalucían architecture there is a Moroccan style to the grounds of Fuentes, with fountains and passages revealing unexpected glimpses of the sea. Antonio, the caretaker lovingly tends the exotic plants and orange trees around the complex. The pool is surrounded by lawn, where you can sunbathe. If you prefer, you can laze on our private terrace and still see the pool. Ours is one of only 3 apartments, to have triple aspect and there is an extra conservatory/breakfast room beyond the kitchen. The apartment is located well away from the road and restaurant noises and overlooks the sea (dolphins have been spotted, so take your binoculars!). You can walk to every part of Nerja: beaches, the Balcon de Europa, restaurants, tapas bars, cafes, the old town, supermarket, ATM, internet café. No need to worry about parking difficulties, when your car can be in our private lock up garage. Children and adults alike will love a ride on the tourist train or horse drawn carriages.


Owner
Zelda Hill
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
16 June, 2018

About Zelda Hill

We have been visiting Spain for many years and were struck by the charm of Nerja.The apartment ticked all our boxes of being very close to Nerja Old town, and beaches, having front line sea views, a garage and being situated in one of the best maintained complexes in Nerja.

We aim to visit Nerja about three times a year and have met a number of repeat visitors, some of whom have stayed longer than we do!

We are always interested in new recommendations from our visitors.

Catherine from the agents Menyber manages the apartment for us. She speaks English and Spanish and knows an army of tradesmen who she can call on in the rare event of a problem.

Zelda Hill purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Zelda Hill chose Nerja

We chose Nerja as being head and shoulders above other towns along the southern Spanish coast. Its mountain backdrop, rocky coves, narrow streets and low-rise development in the historic centre give it a unique character. Despite being a holiday resort, it still feels predominantly Spanish and even in the low season nearly all bars, shops and restaurants remain open throughout, serving the local community. It is compact enough for any part of the town and its beaches to be reached by walking. In 5-10 minutes you can wander from the flat up to the Balcon de Europa to sip a Spanish coffee whilst watching the varied groups enjoying the sea and mountain views. If more energetic an interesting mostly off road jog is possible along the beaches and below the Roman viaduct to Maro.

What makes this apartment unique

We bought this apartment as it met all the pre-requirements we had set – easy walk to town, beaches and shops/restaurants, front line sea views, good sized swimming pool open all year, well kept secure complex, sunny aspect and a garage - to side step perennial parking problems in town. The apartment is one of only 3 to be situated on the end of Bloc A with a triple east-south-west aspect and an extra conservatory/breakfast room beyond the kitchen. Fuentes de Nerja is immaculately maintained by Antonio, the porteria, who is always so friendly and helpful and ensures that the complex retains its well-deserved reputation for being one of the best in Nerja.

Guestbook comments from the owner

High Zelda Just wanted to thank you - the apartment was perfect & we had a fabulous time.Can't wait to go back. Zoe



We had a wonderful time in your apartment, great weather, the kids were in the pool every day:-) We've happily recommended your apartment! Iain



The multiple aspects of your apartment was again really appreciated, sunny breakfasts overlooking the Med and evening sunny lounging on the patio, with views of the pool. Peter





Hi Zelda, As always we had a fabulous time. Weather was great & the apartment great as usual. Regards Sue & Sanch



Hi Zelda. Thank you for letting us stay in your lovely apt again. We all had a great time & have returned home refreshed & tanned. Just what the doctor ordered! Hope to be in touch soon to book another break. Best wishes Fran H.
Jan 2012
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Nerja in Axarquía

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 861 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Oceanfront
  • town
  • waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure , This bath only has a large sink,shower enclosure and toilet
  • Bathroom 1 bath with shower over, basin and mirror and WC. Next to bedroom 1 Shower room: shower, basin, mirror over, WC. Next to bedroom 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , Beds together as large double - or can be separated
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Two separate single beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: overlooks pool. Two 3’ beds that can be used together as a super-king double or 2 singles. Fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 2: overlooks sea. Two single beds, fitted wardrobe, bedside drawers/lamp.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Venetian blinds in all rooms + curtains in bedrooms & living rooms. Air conditioning (cold and warm) on meter available in bedroom 1 & living room (1 and 2 Euro coins) Cots & high chairs can be hired &/or a welcome pack can be provided if you may arrive when the shops are closed. Please advise. Outside: A large communal pool, surrounded by safety fencing. Open for most of the year, with pool guards in high season. Cloaks/changing rooms, WCs near the pool. NB: Closed to prevent noise during siesta and after 8pm. The apartment has two dedicated basement garages available at no extra charge. Utility Room: Entrance hall way with broom cupboard, coat hooks, sun umbrella stand. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The apartment will be cleaned & beds made ready for your arrival. Fresh bed linen, hand & bath towels provided each week. Please bring your own beach towels. Cot and baby chair available for hire from agents with notice. Other: Conservatory beyond kitchen: wide front line views over sea and coast to south and east. Glazing catches warmth of winter sun when closed and some panels can be opened and venetian blinds lowered to keep cool in summer.

Reviews

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Nerja town: sea views to S & E, 2B 2B, free wifi, a/c, garage, pool, beach 200m
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 19 reviews
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4 weeks stay in Nerja

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay much, however ungoing maintenance work on changing elevators during 4 weeks from morning til late evening very disturbing. Bed linen and towels where not collected or changed AS promised during entire stay of 4 weeks, but we were only 2 persons so we changed beds after 2 weeks and enjoyed the washing machine and beautiful sunrises from the kitchen. The TV was just a JOKE, only spanish channels, and respons from the agents Menyber where very disapointing when contacted on the matter. Otherwise the apartement was very nice, so also the soroundings and Nerja is very enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I have delayed responding until I had made some progress on getting the TV sorted - which hopefully is now being done to include some 160 channels, including the UK terrestrial channels and main freeview ones. This had to wait until the community administrator finally allowed the cabling for 60MB internet after a year's delay - there was nothing I could do in the meantime to accelerate this despite much pushing! With respect to the linen change, this was a very rare, if not unprecedented, aberration in 15 years of renting and can only apologise.
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Apartment was lovely. Spotlessly clean and very well equipped. Great location.

  • 4 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Unfortunately there was no signal for international channels. On Thursday the hot water went cold and wifi didn't work. Came back Friday. Wasn't a major issue but thought I'd point it out. Also we were disappointed that there were no beds for the pool area. The weather wasn't really for sunbathing but would have been a drawback if it was. Would definitely come back to this apartment again.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful property, well equipped and maintained.

  • 5 of 5

The owners of the apartment, Zelda and Simon were very helpful and the apartment is bright and cheerful with magnificent views in a lovely location

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

First visit to Nerja and loved it, The Apartment is in a great spot ,convenient for the Town. The complex is clean and well managed.

Only issues were the satellite tv was no use and the beds were a bit basic.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Joseph, for letting us know you enjoyed your stay. Regarding the TV, it is always best to contact our local agents and they will send a TV engineer to investigate and, if possible, fix. However for the last 3 years there has been no satellite coverage for UK TV in southern Spain. The only service now available is through the internet. We asked our agents to install the best system available. They have already twice changed providers, attempting to get a more reliable service. We want to change again to a new one that is reputedly now the best. However that firm’s installation for others has damaged decoration in the complex and the community administration will no longer let them in to do further installations! So we are stuck. Other apartments are in the same position. Hopefully it will be resolved soon, but matters are out of our hands. Regarding the beds, they are metal framed, both for hygiene and to leave space underneath for storage of suitcases. Our agents – who service many holiday properties throughout Andalucía and run a boutique hotel in Nerja – have just checked the mattresses and consider them to be in good condition. Simon and Zelda
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5

Excellent property with spectacular views

  • 5 of 5

We spent 10 days in this property and were assisted by Zelda and Simon from our first moment of booking right through to our last day. They provided all the information we required including getting transfers and keys picked up upon arrival.

The apartment is perfectly situated with all the amenities needed for our stay. Upon arrival we were met by honestly spectacular views of the sea and the pool! The apartment was spotlessly clean and very comfortable.

The complex was very family friendly and quiet at nights with a pool guard on duty all day, everyday.

We were happy to find that we were within walking distance to everything... Shops, beach, bars and the Balcon.

I really couldn't find fault with this property and were sad to be leaving! We will definitely be booking here again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely, well equipped apartment in an excellent location

  • 4 of 5

We went on holiday with two young children, and this apartment was great for us and had everything we needed. The views from the conservatory were beautiful, and we were even lucky enough to see dolphins! The urbanisation itself was very pretty and very well maintained with a good sized pool. All the other guests and residents were very friendly and considerate. We also loved being so close to the beach and restaurants - and the short walk to the Balcon was great, with lots of little shops and bars to enjoy along the way. We also managed two day trips to the Nerja caves and Frigliana which were very enjoyable. The caves in particular were like nothing we'd seen before and easy to get to using the cave train.

We did have a medical issue when we were on holiday when our 3 year old developed chicken pox! But the location off the apartment again helped, just a 10 min walk to the Rincon clinic which was private but not too expensive and arranged an appt with a paediatrician who supplied us with the drs note we needed. So we did spend quite a bit of time in the apartment but it was no problem!

We will definitely be back and would have no hesitation staying at this apartment again.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Malaga
Nearest Ski
124 Kilometres
Granada 100km - 1hr.04mins

Special interest holidays:

Winter warmer

Escape the northern European winter - 15% off posted rates

for 3 weeks or more in November/December/January (electricity payable at cost in those months).

Coast/Beach:

There is a variety of beaches/coves within easy walking distance. Torrecilla is on the doorstep. Burriana is the most commercial, with shops and restaurants, where diving, snorkelling, kayaking, jet skiing and wonderful paellas cooked in large pans on the beach are available. Below the town are rocky coves and the Salon beach off the main square. The long Playa el Playazo extends west and is good to walk or jog along, with small eateries en route and kite surfers taking off on windy days.

Travel:

Nerja is about 45 mins by motorway from Malaga airport, which has many car hire firms. We book through www.malagacarhire.com and pay in GBP (cash) at pick-up. Taxi one way is about 70 euros and can be arranged through our agent. Many clients use bus or train from the airport to Malaga and bus from Malaga to Nerja.

Distances:

The picturesque hillside village of Frigilliana is a 15-minute drive, as are the coastal village of Maro & the famous Caves of Nerja. Grenada & the Alhambra are just over 1 hour on spectacular new motorway through the edge of the Sierra Nevada mountains. Skiing in the Sierra Nevada is a further 30 minute drive. Trevelez, the highest village in the Sierras is 1hr 25min. Other major historic towns of Ronda and Cordoba (with its Mesquite) can be reached in less than 2½ hours and Seville 3 hours.

Further Details:

For sports in and around Nerja there is a tennis club (opposite Hotel Nerja Club) and a number of riding stables. The Nerja Donkey sanctuary is a must for children & animal lovers. Water sports and jeep rides can be arranged in the town/Burriana beach (up-to-date details from Tourist Information). The Torre de Mar water park is a 20 min drive.

For provisions, the Eroski hypermarket, just off the motorway at Velez Malaga (we call in on the way from the airport) is about 20 mins drive. Mas supermarket is within easy walking distance from the apartment and has a car park. Mercadonna and Supersol supermarkets are further away within the town but both have car parks. There is a late night general store close by along the Avienda Mediterraneo, just past the Riu Hotel. Immediately outside the apartment complex is a great bakery, a variety of cafes/bars/restaurants, an internet cafe and ATM. There are plenty of banks in the town.

Nerja’s excellent Tourist Information is in the Town Hall, just behind the Balcon de Europa. Their maps and website are very useful: http://www.nerja.es/turismo_ing/

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Nerja, Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
summer
3 Jun 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
£340
for 4 nights
From
£85
£595
 
 
mid summer
15 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£575
for 5 nights
From
£115
£805
 
 
late summer
2 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£475
for 5 nights
From
£95
£665
 
 
early autumn
30 Sep 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£280
for 4 nights
From
£70
£490
 
 
late autumn
28 Oct 2018 - 24 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£260
for 4 nights
From
£65
£455
 
 
pre Xmas
25 Nov 2018 - 15 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£300
for 5 nights
From
£60
£420
 
 
Xmas
16 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
£350
for 5 nights
From
£70
£490
 
 
winter
6 Jan 2019 - 9 Mar 2019
5 night minimum stay
£275
for 5 nights
From
£55
£385
 
 
early Spring
10 Mar 2019 - 13 Apr 2019
5 night minimum stay
£300
for 5 nights
From
£60
£420
 
 
Easter
14 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019
5 night minimum stay
£375
for 5 nights
From
£75
£525
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
30% deposit to secure booking. Balance due 6 weeks before visit.

Changeover Day:
Flexible, but arrivals after 4.00pm and departures before 10.00am.
Luggage can be left earlier on day of arrival by arrangement.

Notes on prices:
15% off rates above for bookings of 3 weeks or more in November/December/January

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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