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Sunny 2 Bedroom South Facing apartment with pool 200 metres from the beach

Overview

Property

Updated: 30-Nov-2016
Apartment in Roquetas de Mar, Almeria Andalucia, Spain - Peaceful Location, South facing balcony and just 3 Minutes Walk To The Beach and Promenade

A 2 bedroom spacious apartment with pool in complex, good sized well stocked kitchen. WIFI and UK Television included in the price. Air Conditioning and oil filled radiators for the winter months. Sunny aspect looking out to a park and walking distance to the beach. Various restaurants, supermarkets, Marina and the Playa Serena Resort. Bus services to the Gran Plaza shopping Mall and Waterpark. Longer stay lets available at very good prices.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We are married with a young son and live in England. We love the sunshine, enjoy holidays in Spain and decided to purchase a property in Roquetas de Mar, Almeria because we felt it was a very unspoilt Spanish resort. It has lovely long beaches, an array of restaurants and we enjoy long relaxing walks and cycling along the promenade which is minutes from our apartment. Almeria enjoys great weather for most of the year and it is great to visit and relax, recharge the batteries, in the warmth of the sunshine even in the winter months.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Please see the reviews received on the Owners Direct Website.
Nov 2012
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10 Reviews

4.9
based on 10 holidaymaker reviews

5

Home from home

  • 5 of 5

I recently enjoyed a weeks stay at this clean,well maintained apartment. The facilities available were easy to use and reliable especially the luxury of having English tv and quick running wifi. The apartment itself was spacious and in an ideal location-close to the beach,bars and amenities but quite enough to get a good nights sleep! Gary and Debbie provided a faultless service from booking to the end of the trip. I have and will continue to recommend this apartment to friends and family who are looking for a place to stay which feels just like home.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

What a perfect apartment!

  • 5 of 5

Just returned home from a wonderful holiday in this apartment. It had everything we needed and was spotlessly clean. Its location is great, literally a two minute walk to the beach and really useful supermarket. The beach is great, sunbeds with parasols only 3.50 euros a day and lifeguard on duty. Great bus service to the Gran Plaza shopping mall and Almeria too. Must recommend the Aloha bar - good food and service and unbelievably reasonable prices. Best of all Debra and Gary are so helpful and made the whole process so easy and stress free. The taxi they arranged was brilliant and felt very confident that they were available if we needed them. Thank you so much!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very kind and very complimentary review. We are so glad that you had a great holiday and that our apartment and surrounding areas met all your needs. It has been a pleasure assisting you and we hope we can be of assistance again sometime in the future. Best wishes, Debra & Gary
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5

perfect apartment

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is in a perfect location. It is in a quiet area yet only a few minutes walk to some of the nicest tapas bars, ie aloha's and taskas, and the beach. There is a well stocked supermarket across the road and a good bus service just over from the front door. The apartment itself is great and has everything you need for a great holiday including an adult and a children's pool. We would have no hesitation in recommending this to our family and friends or indeed anyone who wants a relaxing holiday with all amenities close by. Thank you Garry and Debra for our wonderful stay in your lovely apartment.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Chris, Thank you so much for your very kind review. We are so pleased that you have enjoyed your stay and that you found the apartment comfortable and to your needs. We are so happy that you would feel confident to recommend our apartment to friends and family and hope we can assist in the future. Kind regards, Debra & Gary
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

We have just spent 3 lovely weeks in this apartment in Roquetas. It is situated in a quiet area of the town yet is surrounded by plenty of bars and restaurants and the sea front, all within 3 minutes walk! 15 minutes stroll along the beautiful promenade in either direction there is a lot more activity. The apartment is ideal with all the facilities you require. Gary and Debra are so helpful and we would recommend their apartment to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad that you had a restful and happy time in our apartment and that you enjoyed exploring the local areas. Thank you for your kind review. Regards, Debra & Gary
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Nice little spot

  • 4 of 5

A nice unspoilt area without all the commercial trappings of a holiday resort. But not far from the high life if that's what you want. Accommodation is nice and the extra touches like wifi, satellite TV etc. are good if you fancy a night in. A comfortable little apartment, nicely cared for, just what we were looking for. Local food prices are quite reasonable. Love the tapas culture!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for kind review. We are glad that you had a good break away and enjoyed all that this unspoilt area has to offer.
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5

Loved it - home from home

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay with my family / young baby.

We ordered a travel cot and took our tommy tippie microwave steriliser. Tip... You buy Bezoya mineral water out in the shops and can buy poweder aptimil from pharmacy.

Apartment on first floor with lift. Outdoor Car park is opposite and it is near Zoraida hotel, which you can use.

Just a stone throw from beach with lovely promenade (easy to walk with the pram).

San Rocco restaurant was a lovely Italian restaurant and my partner and I really enjoyed our meal there- very nice. Thats about a 5-10 min drive - turn right from apartment and head towards the Sabinal hotel and passed Sabinal and gorilla / play area for kids and keep driving.

Theres a small restaurant / bar opposite called Portimar or similar and the staff are extremely helpful and do anything for you (nice toasties and red wine there when you arrive late at night).

Apartment is quiet and residential area with a balcony looking over to small park and can almost see the beach. Near to water park, aquarium and lots of other things to do. Water Park and Aquarium turn left from apartment passed Gran Plaza (shopping centre).

Aguadulce was lovely with nice restaurants.

Nice, clean apartment and lots of things to do. My third time staying here and discovered more this time. WIFI is free in apartment, so great bonus.

Small hairdryer there, one double bed and two singles. Sofa is comfy for nights in watching a film / tv. DVD player there too and owners have supplied some.

We visited Oasys theme park. Head towards Almeria airport and then a sat nav should pick it up as an 'attraction' when you are near to almeria airport. Well worth a day out. Western film set and can have pictures with kids / fun for adults too, a brilliant zoo there and a swimming pool. Had a brilliant day out there.

Enjoy your break. :-) xxxx

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad that you all enjoyed your stay in our apartment and felt it was comfortable and most importantly so adaptable with a young family. It is always nice for us to hear that people enjoy/experience a lot of the areas of Almeria that we too enjoy visiting. Mini Hollywood is always a fab day out. The Resort of Serena (past the kids Gorilla play park) as you mention has so many more bars and restaurants to offer (for all budgets) and unfortunately some people could miss a visit there, if they didn't venture just outside of our apartments vicinity. Thanks for your most informative review.
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Location

From the Owner

On visiting Roquetas de Mar we immediately felt very relaxed and enjoyed the friendly atmosphere. We liked the fact that although it is a developed resort, it is a relatively unspoilt and undiscovered region of Spain, which still maintains a traditional feel. It enjoys lovely weather for most of the year (335 days of sunshine a year). The resort is not overcrowded and has long beaches and a large and flat promenade.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Almeria Airport at 24 Miles Nearest Barpub : at 100 Metres Nearest Ferry : Almeria at 15 Miles Nearest Golf : Playa Serena at 2 Miles Nearest Train : Almeria at 16 Miles Nearest Motorway : E15 at 4 Miles Nearest Restaurant : at 100 Metres Nearest Beach : Roquetas Beach at 200 Metres Car: not necessary

Coast/Beach:

200 metres (3 mins walk) to the nearest beach. Lovely long and wide beach, cleaned daily and very uncrowded with restaurants/shops along the promenade. Various supermarkets only a few minutes walk away from the apartment with the main resort of Serena approx 15 mins walk offering a more extensive range of restaurants, cafe bars etc.

Travel:

Car Hire is not essential.

Pick up and return to the airport can be arranged.

If required Car hire companies are available at Almeria Airport and in the resort.

Almeria International Airport - 24 miles away. 40 mins drive.

Airlines: Ryan Air, Easyjet, Monarch, Fly Thomas Cook, BMI Baby.

Distances:

Almeria Town is approx 25 mins drive and has the Alcazaba Moorish Castle, The Cathedral, shops, bars and restaurants and there is also a beach front.

The Gran Plaza Shopping Mall is just over one and a half miles away and has some nice boutiques, restaurants and a cinema (reached by bus). There is a Waterpark and Aquarium near the Gran Plaza. A weekly market (except for the last Thursday of the month) and a Sunday market at Vicar.

Fishing port/Marina is a mile away walking distance.

Further Details:

Glass bottom boat trips from the Fishing Port/Marina of Roquetas.

General Supermarcedo 5 mins away & Supermarket (open 24 hours) 10 mins.

Hop on tourist train ride around Roquetas.

Excursions available to many local places of interest. Local pick up point.

Shows on the beach front during the summer months.

Cycle hire along the promenade and many hotels that also do excursions.

Mini Hollywood is where the Spaghetti Western films were made and this is now a Theme Park (daily shows) has a Zoo (open natural desert setting) and Water park (45 mins drive) has a Restaurant etc.

Cabo de Gata is a Natural Protected park with quaint villages by the sea (1 hours drive) eg San Jose, Aqua Amarga lovely beach and restaurants.

Mojacar is a 1 hour drive away.

Granada City and the spectacular Alhambra Palace and gardens is a 2 and half hours drive.

Sierra Nevada Ski Resort is a 2 hrs 45 mins drive.

Availability

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7 night minimum stay
£180
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£180
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

£50 deposit to secure bookings and balance to be paid 4 weeks prior to arrival.
Changeover Day: Flexible, where possible.
NO HIDDEN COSTS - All of our prices include Cleaning and Electricity costs.
Monthly Winter lets are also available at £410 per month.

When a booking is confirmed, the owner will provide the Bank Account details for the deposit and final payments to be made. Payments can be done via BACS or by cheque.

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Facilities

From the Owner

The apartment is just a few minutes walk from the beach and has restaurants, supermarkets and other facilities which are all very close but still enjoys a tranquil atmosphere. We have ensured that the apartment is well equipped for short and long term stays. It is on the first floor of a 3 storey complex and has 2 lifts and an intercom security system. The balcony is South facing and looks out to a park and there are two swimming pools in the complex.

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Family

General

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

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

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

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort

Attractions

  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bath with shower, wash hand basin and toilet.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and fitted wardrobes [and safe]. Bedroom 2 with two single beds and fitted wardrobes. All bedding provided.

Outside

  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: * Monthly Winter lets at £410 available. * All cleaning and electricity costs are included in the price. * NO SMOKING Outside: Balcony has table and four chairs. The apartment has a large swimming pool [open June to October) and a paddling pool and a small garden area. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Apartment is cleaned and fresh laundry provided after each stay (not during a stay). Towels and linen are provided. Please take own beach towels. * All listed prices include cleaning and electricity charges.

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