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Beachside Detached Villa With Private Pool, Air Conditioning And Gardens

Bedrooms 4
Space 4,305 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa in La Cala de Mijas, Mijas Costa, Costa del Sol, Spain - 4 Bedroom Villa Sleeping 8-10 People. Quiet But Central Location Only One Street From Beach

Newly acquired beautiful detached villa with central location very close to beach and local park. Attractive gardens front and rear, large pool and private parking. Air conditioning in all bedrooms. Ground floor has lounge with log-burning fire for cooler months; large fully fitted kitchen/diner with fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, hob and oven; ground floor toilet and shower room; 4th bedroom; large terraces front and rear. First floor has large landing leading to large open terrace to the front; 3 bedrooms each with en-suite facilities and one with balcony to the rear. Lower ground room has been converted to a games room with snooker table, bed settees, small kitchen area and shower room.

Wendy Hughes
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
6 April, 2017

About Wendy Hughes

Clive and Wendy live in Bristol in the UK and have just purchased their second property in Spain. We fell in love with La Cala whilst holidaying in Spain and bought our first apartment in Las Mimosas in 2003. We have recently acquired a lovely villa and hope to spend more of the winter months here. We spend several weeks of the year in La Cala and rent out the property for the rest of the time. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!

Wendy Hughes purchased this villa in 2013

Why Wendy Hughes chose Mijas area

We have been coming to La Cala for ten years now and love the location. This villa has the advantage of being central, very close to the beach and offers more space than our first apartment. The busy little town of La Cala is a short level walk of about five minutes, providing many restaurants and bars, a park, shops and a market. It has one of the best beaches on the coastline and is about 20 minutes drive from Malaga and Marbella.

What makes this villa unique

The location is perfect - close to the town and the beach. The villa itself is very spacious and with it's many terraces, you have the opportunity to be in the sun or shade as you prefer at any time of day. With a private pool and garden, what more could you ask for!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Weather fantastic. Pool was so lovely and enjoyed by everyone. Everything perfect! Thank you.
Aug 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in La Cala de Mijas in West Costa del Sol

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4305 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • smoking allowed ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • town
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ground floor
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Lower ground
  • En-suite to bedroom 1 with walk-in shower, toilet and sink; en-suite to bedroom 2 with walk-in shower, toilet, sink and bidet; en-suite to bedroom 3 with new bath/shower over, toilet and sink; ground floor shower room with walk-in shower, sink and toilet; lower ground shower room with walk-in shower, sink and toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Ground floor
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed , 2 singles; plus bunk beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king size bed and en-suite, Bedroom 2 with double bed, en-suite and balcony, Bedroom 3 with bunk beds, two single beds and en-suite, Bedroom 4 with twin beds on ground floor next to toilet and shower room. Cot, stairgate and 2 hairdryers.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: This is a newly acquired Villa and it has been tastefully restored to it's former glory with many modern features. The first three summers of rentals have been very successful and all our tenants have been delighted by the villa. The cellar and all the bathrooms have been refurbished. This winter we have made improvements to the rear terrace, pool and surrounding area including new tiling and privacy screen. Outside: Mature gardens to front and rear. Ground floor front covered terrace with relaxing sofa and chairs. Very sunny first floor front terrace leading off large landing. Rear first floor terrace accessed from bedroom 2. Large private pool at rear with sun loungers and relaxing furniture. Rear covered terrace adjoining the kitchen and overlooking pool and rear garden with outdoor table and chairs. Very efficient coal BBQ at rear of villa. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included. Please do not take the white towels outside the villa. A few beach towels are available and if used should be left clean for next guests. Cleaning and towel/linen change can be organised during your stay for an extra charge. Other: Large landing area with sofa and chairs leading onto front terrace. Internal staircase leading down to newly converted games room with snooker table and table tennis table. Also has a small kitchen area and toilet / shower room, sofa-beds and futons. It is one of very few villas in La Cala that is on the beach side of the main road. Whether you prefer sitting round a private pool, going to the beach or visiting local bars and restaurants - it is the perfect location.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)


Relaxation personified

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a week in July having been recommended to stay in la Cala de mijas by our friends.

Villa Alegria was an obvious decision - reasonably priced, next to the beach, and everything you could ask for in a family villa.

We were not disappointed. The villa is in a stunning setting in the thick

Of the action, but equally very quiet and secluded. We loved the pool and relaxing on the deck.

The bedrooms are modern with en suite bathrooms and air conditioning. Within equal distance of the beach is the park, restaurants a shop and a bakery which was lovely.

Would fully recommend

  • Review Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great review. It is always good to get positive feedback. We have added air conditioning this year after comments from previous guests. We love staying at the villa ourselves and always try to give our guests a fantastic holiday experience.
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  • 5 of 5

Superb villa inside and out!

Great to all have our own bathrooms and plenty of space for myself and my relatives.

Aircon being introduced in the bedrooms which will be a big plus to the villa.

Location in La Cala was perfect, such a delightful place, everything within easy walking distance and all on the flat, no car needed and no hills to climb!

Buses easy to get to Fuengirola, Mijas pueblo and Marbella. Market twice a week in La Cala.

The beach was lovely, new promenade and plenty of delicious Chiringuitos to choose from.

Excellent communication from the owners throughout the booking process and during our stay.

Would highly recommend to anyone!

Hope to be back again soon!


  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Natalie for the great review. We aim to do as much as we can to make your holiday perfect and are very pleased that you all had such a fantastic time. Come back and visit us again soon.
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  • 5 of 5

This villa is fantastic . We stayed for a week with our four kids . Partners and wife's . And two small grandsons . Our age Range was from 4 months to 47 years, and I can say this place suited everyone. There was plenty space and having the 5 bathrooms was a fantastic bonus as we all had our own private space and didn't feel we were living on top off each other , this couple have thought off everything to make your stay perfect and we can't thank them enough for sharing there house with us . You just can't beat this place for location or price . The bars and restaurants are within a two min walk, and my grandson loved the large play park that's practically on the doorstep as well as the beach. We as a family hope to return again soon.

Jacqueline x from scotland

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to give the villa such a great review. We are always happy when our guests have had a good time. We are always striving to improve your holiday experience and look forward to welcoming you back for another visit.
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Great villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week at this villa, it was immaculate, meet and greet lady very helpful. Villa was very clean and comfortable, in a great position, close to all amenities. Would definitely recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this review. We are always pleased when our guests enjoy their stay. The villa is perfect for us and we try very hard to make your holiday a memorable experience. I would agree that our Meet and Greet lady is delightful and always helpful. We look forward to welcoming you back to Villa Alegria in the future.
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Fabulous Villa...an excellent find!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this Villa for two weeks and it lived up to our expectations and more! Knowing La Cala very well, but not having visited for a few years, we wanted somewhere that accommodated our family of older children and their partners, ensuring everyone had their own space and privacy. This property was an excellent find and well maintained and refurbished throughout. The rear outside space was perfect for swimming, barbecuing, eating and drinking and was where we spent much of our time in the evenings. Travelling with our young granddaughter, the lovely gardens gave plenty of room for her to safely explore and one of the yellow sun beds, placed on its side at an angle above the veranda stairs made for an excellent stair gate!( just a little tip for others who may need it. ) Wendy, the meet and greet lady, was friendly and helpful and efficiently carried out our mid week clean, as requested. The location of the villa was perfect for us, close to the beach and a short walk to La Cala Town. We were so impressed with it, we had already booked for 2015 before we had got to the end of week one! Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful home with us and we very much look forward to returning next year :)

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this review! We love the villa ourselves and enjoy creating a wonderful holiday experience for our guests. One of the nicest things about it is that there are so many areas to choose to sit and relax depending on the time of day, time of year and whether you want full sun or shade. We appreciate having guests that look after our home and look forward to welcoming you next year.
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The perfect spot for us!

  • 5 of 5

We rented Villa Alegria for four weeks in April-May 2014. Two of us stayed for the four weeks, while friends and family came to stay anything from four days to two weeks. It proved to be a fabulous way to celebrate our 40th anniversary and mark the beginning of our retirement. All our visitors - from 2 to 72 - also left totally impressed with the villa....and a little bit jealous of us!

The villa itself came equipped with everything we needed - and more than we expected! There is plenty of room for people to relax on the various verandas, without feeling crowded.

For us, Villa Alegria is in the perfect spot. With its own pool and proximity to the beach, it was ideal for our grandchildren (ages 2-8), who absolutely loved their stay here. It's a quiet spot (at least it was in April!), but near enough to the essentials - e.g. bakery for croissants(!), bars, shops and restaurants We didn't have a car, but were easily able to get out to Fuengirola, Mijas, Marbella and Malaga on public transport.....but most of the time we spent lazing in this lovely setting that became a very comfortable home for a month.

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely review - we are very pleased that you enjoyed your time at Villa Alegria. It is a very special place for us and we do our best to make it special for our guests.
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Prices & Availability

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Rate 2 17
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
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Rate 3 17
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
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Rate 4 17
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
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Rate 5 17
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
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Rate 6 17
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
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Rate 7 17
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
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Rate 1 18
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
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Rate 2 18
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
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Rare 3 18
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
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Rate 4 18
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
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Rate 5 18
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
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Rate 6 18
1 Oct 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
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Rate 7 18
1 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
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My Standard Rate
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for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

Booking Notes:
50% deposit paid at time of booking. Balance is payable 8 weeks before the holiday. £250 returnable damages deposit also required.

In the event of a cancellation, we will return the deposit only when a new booking has been made to fill the cancelled time. The returned funds will be at the rate of the new booking. We will also support any valid insurance claim.

Changeover Day:
We are flexible with changeover days and will adjust to suit flight times of clients. Check-in after 2.00pm and check-out by 10.00am unless previously arranged with the owner.

Notes on prices:
We offer discounts for longer periods of time and also for returning customers.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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