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Luxury apartment with private terrace overlooking pool and Mediterranean Sea

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 936 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment - Mijas Costa, close to Calahonda, Medina del Zoco, Riviera. - Only 5 minutes to the beach, excellent choice of restaurants and bars

Only 5 minutes drive, less than 20 minutes walk to the beach. This spacious apartment has a south facing terrace within a private gated community, with pools and well stocked, mature gardens. Within walking distance are the amenities of both Calahonda and Riviera, Costa del Sol, and close to Marbella.

The apartment has 2 bedrooms: one with King size bed, large fitted wardrobe and en-suite with bath and shower; the second bedroom has 2 single beds and large fitted wardrobe; the second bathroom has a shower enclosure.

The apartment is ideal for 4 adults, or 2 adults and 2 children.

It has double glazing throughout, is fully air conditioned with hot and cold settings for maximum comfort, with marble floors in all living areas.

Only 300 metres walk to a Recreation Club with FREE WIFI access, 2 restaurants, bar facilities, and for a small fee daily or weekly gym/spa membership.

1 km (15 minutes walk) to El Zoco Moroccan style courtyard, Calahonda, with a wide variety of al fresco dining.

Only 1 km to large supermarket at Centro Comercial Los Olivos.

There are many golf courses nearby, including Cabopino Golf, Golf Rio Real, Mijas Golf, Santa Clara, Santa Maria, Parador del Golf, El Chaparral, Torrequebrada and the La Cala Golf Resort. The Caracala Spa with three 18 hole courses is only 15 minutes away.

A regular bus service is available to Marbella or Fuengirola.

The apartment is accessible by wheelchair or pushchair.

More Details

Owner
John and Katie Wilkinson
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
17 November, 2017

About John and Katie Wilkinson

We are a retired couple who are UK resident and spend our time between UK, Spain and other travelling.

Our apartment offers flexible accommodation with high specification furniture and fittings.

We love to sample local food in the resorts and in the mountains of this fantastic region.

What makes this apartment unique

The property provides easy access to 20 golf courses, the Miraflores Golf club is within minutes of the apartment.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Its a very spacious and high standard apartment in quiet complex. Exceptional value for money. I must say Im very happy with communication and information package that was provided by the owners. Thank you very much for your service we had a great time!
Aug 2013
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Location

Nearest Airport
36 Kilometres
Malaga
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Fuengirola, Malaga, Marbella
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
AP7, E15

Coast/Beach:

Riviera, Calypso and Calahonda Beaches are all within 1.5 Kilometres

Travel:

Nearest Airport : Malaga at 36 Kilometres

Nearest Motorway : A7 / N340 at 1.5 Kilometres

There is a regular bus service to Marbella and Fuengirola

Distances:

Nearest FREE WIFI, Restaurants, Bars, and small supermarket less than 300 metres.

20 Golf Courses within 40 minutes.

Excellent bus service is 15 minutes walk.

For touring to Mijas, Ronda, Gibralter etc a car can be an advantage.

Further Details:

Riviera, Calypso, Calahonda beaches, many restaurants and tapas bars are less than 5 minutes drive and the apartment is close to the well known Miraflores and Oasis Resorts.

A variety of cuisines is available in the Calahonda Moroccan style Medina del Zoco only 1 km from the apartment.

1 km to large supermarket at Los Olivos, Calahonda.

Marbella, Puerto Banus, Mijas, Ronda, Gibralter, Elviria and the famous Nikki Beach are just a few of the many attractions available along with excellent shopping facilities.

For the family are Mijas water park and the superb Selwoo wildlife park.

This luxury furnished apartment is in a secure gated local community within easy access of the major road network.

Available in the area are: Water skiing, hiking, swimming, wind-surfing, equestrian events, fishing, sailing, snorkeling, mountain biking, cycling, diving, golf, roller blading, tennis, bird watching, paddle boating, walking, scenic drives, sight seeing, horse riding, outlet shopping.

ATM/bank, launderette - serviced, fitness centre, hospital, groceries, medical services are all available.

Other attractions include cinemas, winery tours, theme parks, restaurants, bay, playground, marina, botanical garden, zoo, museums, ruins, pond, recreation centre, churches, naturist beach, water parks.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Sitio de Calahonda in Mijas

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 936 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Lift ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • General Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Ensuite Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Luxury marble tiles and fittings
  • Ensuite Bathroom - Bath with shower, sink, toilet & bidet. General Bathroom - Shower enclosure, sink & toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - 1 large king size bed and large fitted wardrobe. Pool, sea and golf can be seen from the bedroom window. Private access to the en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 2 - 2 single beds and large fitted wardrobe and bathroom adjacent.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Spanish television with few English speaking channels DVD Player FREE WIFI 300 metres Security System Air Conditioning Outside: Communal pool with separate children's pool. The private terrace, not overlooked, with no adjoining terraces has views of sea, golf course, gardens and pool. A round table with 4 chairs is provided for al-fresco dining. The apartment is in a secure gated community with cul-de-sac parking adjacent to the entrance. Close by is FREE WIFI. Tennis, Gym/Spa, Golf facilities are available locally. Utility Room: Washing machine, clothes airer, iron and ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are provided, please bring own beach towels. Pre-cleaning is included in the price.

Reviews

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Luxury apartment with private terrace overlooking pool and Mediterranean Sea
average rating of 4.5789475 based on 20 reviews
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The property was excellent, very well equipped.

  • 4 of 5

Home from home really. All areas of complex were so well maintained, beautiful pool, shame the water was so cold which was quite astonishing considering the temperature outside. We did note that the Opalo gate was not locked, n fact no lock on it. As regards initial access we found that quite difficult until days later when we discovered the lifts, from them on absolutely fine. hi

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your reservation and for your review. You mention you "discovered" the lifts. Full details regarding access using the lifts was sent to you on 4th August and you confirmed on 12th August you had printed this information. What a shame you didn't refer to the access details!
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5

Lovely!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is modern, comfortable, well equipped and within a very nice, quiet community. The pool area is great, cleaned every morning and surprisingly quiet. We often had the pool to ourselves. Our children really enjoyed it and it's perfect for cooling off after a hot day!

Once we familiarised ourselves with the area, most days we would walk down to the beach & supermarket, which takes about 20mins. The beach is a little pebbly but this wasn't a problem for us (children may want to wear beach shoes in the sea).

The walk back to the apartment is up some very steep hills and not ideal in the heat, so we'd usually hop in a taxi (taxi rank is opposite the supermarket/outside Princess Diana Park) which cost on average €6. If you don't mind a bit of walking, you can walk back in the evenings once it's cooled down!

We visited Fuengirola a few times, catching the 220 bus from outside 'Max Beach' (beachfront bar/restaurant). Bioparc Zoo is worth a visit, we've been a couple of times over the years. It costs approx.€60 for a family of 4, but it is one of the best zoos we've visited. You can usually pick up discount vouchers in shops/hotel foyers.

You can also catch the 220 bus to Marbella (heading in the opposite direction).

Food recommendations:

'The Organic Cafe' in Fuengirola for delicious vegan/vegetarian meals and freshly made drinks. 'La Plaza' Italian Restaurant (above the OpenCor supermarket) is family friendly & offers great pasta/pizza at reasonable prices.

However, the apartment kitchen is well equipped so we often cooked then enjoyed a relaxing drink on the terrace.

We found that we didn't need a car, as we're happy to do a bit of walking and used the local buses/taxis. The owners are helpful and always responded quickly to emails before and during our stay. They kindly allowed us to check-out late which was useful as we had an evening flight with young children. We would certainly recommend Monte Marina and will consider booking again for next year. Many thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Lovely apartment couldn't fault it

  • 4 of 5

Lovely spacious apartment with everything you need in it

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Elviria Hills apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Hello ! This is the third time that we rent this lovely apartment and it's always a great pleasure to come in. This apartment is very well equipped ( a dishwasher is now avaible.) the view on the tropical garden and the pool is very nice. you also have a see view in the distance. this apartment is situated in the hills of Elviria and you will need a car. Now we just hope to rent it again.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

comfortable apartment and good facilities

  • 4 of 5

Well pleased with the apartment, and had a great holiday.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful airy apartment

  • 5 of 5

The kitchen is well equipped. The beds are comfy. The pool is great. (open 11am - 9pm) The views are amazing. We had a very good time lazing by the pool and doing day trips out to various places. It was amazingly quiet at the complex. Loved every minute of our stay, didn't want to come home.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Sitio de Calahonda, West 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
 
2017 Autumn / Winter
21 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£271
for 7 nights
From
£34
£795
 
 
2017/18 Christmas & New Year
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£425
for 7 nights
From
£56
£795
 
 
2018 Winter / Spring
6 Jan 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£292
for 7 nights
From
£37
£931
 
 
2018 Summer
30 Jun 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£432
for 7 nights
From
£57
£1,420
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £125
Initial Key-holding £33

• A one-off, initial cleaning & utility charge of £33 is added to each booking.
• Additional cleaning is available at an extra cost.
• A 25% non-refundable deposit is required to confirm the booking.
• Balance to be paid 45 days prior to the start of the holiday.
• A REFUNDABLE security bond (damage protection security deposit) of £125/175€ will be added.
• A larger security bond may be requested for longer, discounted bookings.
• The security bond will be REFUNDED after inspection of the apartment.
• FOR LONGER TERM - We offer very attractive monthly rates for a stay of at least 28 nights - please ask for details.
• Payment can also be made in Euros.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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