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Ideal For Families, Large Pool, Sea Views, 400m: Sandy Beach, Sleeps 8 Plus Baby

Overview

Property

Updated: 30-Oct-2016
Spacious villa in CaribPlaya/Las Chapas, Marbella - Quiet Residential Area, Palm-lined Streets, 10 min from Marbella centre, local supermarket 1 km

'La Mirada' is light and spacious, built on a sloping plot of 1,000 m2, and surrounded by gardens. The entrance is in the north garden with a lemon tree, olive, bougainvilleas and hebiscusses. The sloping west garden with steps leads to the pool area, with a large pool (5x10 m) surrounded by terraces, palm trees, lemon tree, roses and a lot of plants. Along the east side is a shaded garden with fruit trees. The house itself is spacious and light. The large entrance hall with vide gives access to the modern fully equipped kitchen and adjoining storage room, to the living room with adjacent tv-corner and dining area, to the guest's bathroom, to the master bedroom with built-in bathroom, and to a staircase hall. Upstairs is a study which overlooks the vide/entrance hall and opens on to the roof terrace. Downstairs are 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms around a hall which also gives direct access to the pool terrace and shaded east garden, with the BBQ corner; there is a coal- and a gas-fired BBQ. Along the south side of the dining room, living room and TV corner (which all have sliding doors) is a big terrace with a lounge set; in the covered part near the TV corner is another lunch/dining table. Large marble stairs connect the main terrace with the pool area. Master bedroom and bedroom 2 (downstairs) have built-in wardrobes; bedrooms 3 and 4 have chests of drawers and share a wardrobe in the hall in between them. All (8) beds have the same size, 90x200 cm. The bedrooms have airconditioning; the living area remains quite cool by itself due to some natural circulation. Around the pool are 8 deck chairs and there is more outside furniture which enables you to find always a sunny or a shaded place to relax throughout the day. The garage is next to the entrance hall.

The large modern kitchen has 2 fridges (with deep freeze), microwave, oven, dishwasher, electric cooking (by induction), espresso machine etc. A washing machine and a tumble dryer are in the adjacent storeroom.

Internet access is via a mobile WIFI modem connected to the Vodafone 3G broadband network (4G willbe available soon).

There are 2 satellite TV receivers, one for the (continental) european channels, the second one for UK (BBC, ITV) channels; and a DVD player.

Beach and local supermarket, with german bakery, are within walking disrtance. To go to more shopping facilities, banks, bars and restaurants at Eviria (2 km) or in Marbella use of a car or taxi is recommended. Taxis are available on call and take only 5-10 minutes to get to the house.

The housekeeper comes on Wednesday and Saturday mornings to check the pool and water quality, and to do some gardening.

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We used to have a holiday home in Northern Spain, in Blanes (Costa Brava) for more than 15 years. We sold it a few years ago and started our search for a new house which would meet our most important criteria: along the Mediterranean, close to a nice beach, good seaview, excellent climate to escape from the Netherlands when the sky gets grey, near places of interest, good food and entertainment. We tried Tuscany, the Italian and French Riviera's without success until we found it here, in the Costa del Sol in Andalucia, the heart of Spain. We bought La Mirada in 2011, modernized and extended it so that it can accomodate our children with their families or friends, and of course ourselves from time to time. We find it a very pleasant house with lots of space, and always full of light.

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Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch

Guestbook comments from the owner

Just a short note to say it felt like a real privilege to stay in your lovely villa, Jan. All our group thought it was perfect, always easy to find somewhere cool in the mature gardens and the pool was fantastic for all of us, young and old.
Aug 2015
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Excellent Villa

  • 5 of 5

The Villa was superbly appointed and had everything our family (there were 6 adults) could possibly wish for.It is in a lovely location- a short walk from the beach- but we only went there once because the pool area is so good. All the rooms are tastefully decorated and the showers are fantastic. We will definitely be visiting again. Can't wait!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

location (near beach), seaviews, quiet residential area, climate (best of Europe!), lots of interesting places to visit, cultural events

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Malaga at 43 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Triana or several at Cabopino beach at 0.4 Kilometres Nearest Golf : 1. SantaMaria (Elviria) and 2.Cabopino at 3 Kilometres Nearest Train : Malaga at 50 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A-7 at 1 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Triana or Rancho Grill, both at at 400 Metres Nearest Beach : Carib Playa/Triana restaurant at 400 Metres Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

The sandy beach with the simple but cosy Triana restaurant is at walking distance: 400m. Along the beach you walk in 15 minutes to the pretty port of Cabopino which offers restaurants and bars and facilities for surfing and sailing. Along the coast towards Marbella you will find a variety of beaches, from quiet ones to luxury beaches with entertainment; many restaurants.

Travel:

Malaga is the nearest international airport, at approximately 35 minutes by car. Use or hire of car is recommended.

Distances:

Marbella's very nice old centre, beautiful boulevards and Dali sculptures are only 10 car minutes away. A few miles further is the jet-set port of Puerto Banus. From there, it takes 10 minutes to reach San Pedro de Alcantara, a traditional Andalucian village. The historical city of Ronda, home of the bullfight (40 kms) and the nature reservation near Ojen are nearby. Malaga is interesting with its Picasso museum and moorish fortress. And of course Granada (2 hrs), Cordoba and Sevilla (3+ hrs).

Further Details:

Local supermarket at 1 km. Larger shopping area with supermarket, shops, banks, restaurants in Elviria (urbanisation), at 2 kms. La Canada is a very big and modern shopping mall at the outskirts of Marbella (15 km along the A-7) with anything from supermarket, drugstore, audio-visual retail to shops with luxurious goods, clothing etc. In Marbella itself you can find shops of any kind, good medical facilities, and many good restaurants and tapas bars.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
spring
1 Apr 2017 - 12 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,950
for 7 nights
£1,950
 
 
pre-summer
13 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 
 
summer
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,600
for 7 nights
£2,600
 
 
late summer
2 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,200
for 7 nights
£2,200
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £400

Booking Notes:
Bookings should be made by e-mail and then supported within 14 days by a 40% non refundable deposit, the balance of payment is to be made and received 4 weeks prior to arrival.
For bookings made within 6 weeks of arrival date, payment in full is required.
A £ 400 (or 500 euro) deposit is required to cover breakages etc and the costs of cleaning (£ 100) at departure and of electricity in excess of £ 70 per week(at 0,25 euro/kWh), payable 14 days prior to arrival. The balance will be returned within 7 days of departure.

Changeover Day:
Changeoverday is Saturday. Later arrival or earlier departure is no problem provided the minimum rental period is one week.

Notes on prices:
Prices are in Pounds per week. All utility cost and charges are included except for the cost of electricity which will be charged at 0.24 euro/kWh and deducted from the refundable deposit (£ 400 or 500 euro, payable 14 days prior to arrival). Cost of cleaning upon departure (£ 100 or 125 euro) to be deducted from the refundable deposit.

30% non-refundable downpayment for the reservation; balance of 70% due 4 weeks prior to arrival date; GBP 400 security deposit due 10 days prior to arrival. All payments by international bank transfer.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

completely modernized house with lots of space, indoors and outdoors, large pool, roof terrace with BBQ, close to Marbella centre, WiFi access, UK and European TV satellite reception

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Family

General

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

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village

Attractions

  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 210 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Bidet
  • ensuite bathroom to master bedroom with 2 stands, bath+shower, WC, bidet, heating bathroom 2 (downstairs) with 2 stands, bath+shower, WC, bidet, heating bathroom 3 (downstairs) with 1 stand, shower, WC, heating bathroom 4 (guests): WC, bidet

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 = masterbedroom - 2 Single Bed, built-in wardrobes, en-suite bathroom
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, 1 Child Bed, 1 Cot, child bed and cot available on request; built-in wardrobes
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed, chest with drawers; wardrobe in corridor
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed, chest with drawers; wardrobe in corridor
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) + baby Notes on bedrooms: all bedrooms have AC-units master bedroom with adjacent bathroom on groundfloor bedrooms 2,3 and 4 downstairs, at level of the pool(terrace) and east-side garden; they share 2 bathrooms, all located along a hall with direct exit to the poolterrace

Outside

  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: La Mirada is one of the oldest villas in the area. It has recently been modernized and extended. All rooms and the kitchen are up to modern standards whilst original features were preserved. The design and lay-out provide for light throughout the house and a continuous breeze of fresh air. Also in winter, the house is comfortable: the bedrooms and bathrooms have heaters, the living rooms benefit from the fireplace and, if necessary, additional electric heaters. Outside: The house is surrounded by gardens with palm and fruit trees along the North, East and West sides. At the South side is the large pool (5x10 m; depth 1.5-2.5 m) which is surrounded by a terrace lined with newly planted trees flowers and bushes. All day long, you can choose between sun and shadow on the terrace. The villa is equipped with all outdoor furniture and equipment such as loungers, chairs, tables and a movable BBQ. The roof terrace has a buil-in BBQ. Utility Room: storage room adjacent to kitchen: 2nd fridge+freezer, additional microwave with oven, washing machine, tumble dryer, vacuum cleaner, ironing board etc., large open storage cupboard Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: all towels (and beach towels) and linen are included. Weekly maid service included for rental periods of 2 weeks and more. Additional cleaning services available upon request, at 15 Euro/hour. Other: upstairs: study with vide overlooking entrance hall, gives also access to roof terrace with BBQ. Cellar/storage next to downstairs hall. Utility room (pool/garden equipment) with adjacent storage rooms downstairs, accessible from pool terrace. Garage.

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