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Well Appointed House, Stunning Views of the Mediterranean, Free Wi-Fi & UK TV.



Updated: 16-Oct-2016
3 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Town House in the Mountains of Mijas on the Costa del Sol - Quiet Mountainside Location, Shared Tropical Pool and Easy Access By Car or Bus To the Town/Beach

"SPECIAL OFFER - 9TH October TO 16th October - 7 NIGHTS €625"

'This Property now has Free Wi-Fi and UK TV'

"VERY IMPORTANT: This property complies with all aspects of the new legislation for holiday rental properties introduced by the Junta de Andalucia on 11 May 2016. Our registration number VFT / MA / 01672 is shown on this web page under Key Information. Before booking a holiday rental property in this area, you are advised to request the identification number to avoid being forced to vacate an illegal holiday rental property"

This well appointed house is situated on the edge of the mountain with a 16 x 32 foot split-level terrace giving uninterrupted panoramic views of the breathtaking scenery overlooking the Mediterranean Sea towards Gibraltar. On a clear day you can actually see the mountains of North Africa.

The property also benefits from a superb tropical swimming pool set in beautiful gardens which is exclusive to the residents of Dona Blanca. The house has 24hr security at the entrance to the urbanization which is served by electronic gates. There are 3 double-bedrooms all with A/C each with its own bathroom, one in the street level and two upstairs. The comfortable lounge/dining room with TV and stereo equipment also benefits from A/C. The kitchen has been recently modernized and is fully furnished with Oven, Hob, Fridge/Freezer and Dish Washer.

The Terraces are also fully furnished with Table, Chairs, Sun Beds, and a large stone barbecue! Buena Vista is a small urbanization close to the centre of Mijas and Benalmadena nestled in the mountains and only a 15 minute drive to the beaches of Los Boliches and Fuengirola.

The nearest International Airport is Malaga. From its location 400m above sea level, you will have unparalleled panoramic views of the Mediterranean coastline from the spacious dual-level terrace – one for the sun, and the other in the shade. This idyllic location is perfect for a relaxing holiday, but is also within easy reach of the hustle and bustle of Los Boliches and Fuengirola. The Costa del Sol has 33 golf courses, several very near to Buena Vista. Other local activities include tennis, walking, cycling, fishing, horse riding, wind-surfing, water skiing, mountain biking, aqua parks and amusement parks amongst other attractions. Andalucia has something for everyone: the holiday towns of the Costas (Malaga, Torremolinos, Fuengirola, Marbella and Puerto Banus). There are plenty of good restaurants, clubs and bars that line the rocky coast all the way down to Gibraltar which is less than an hour away by car.

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner


My name is Mike and live with my wife Shirley in Leatherhead Surrey.

I have owned this property since 2003. I bought it in a very run down condition and over the years brought it back to life and I am delighted to say the house is now comfortably furnished and decorated to a high standard.

The house has everything you would need to enjoy a home from home experience in the mountains of Mijas where the sun shines 10 months of the year.

My wife and I together with our family and friends frequent regularly and have had some wonderful holidays.

We have a house manager who lives nearby and speaks fluent Spanish/English and is always willing to offer advice or help with the numerous places to visit in the nearby vicinity.

Thank you for looking at our holiday home.If you need any further information I am available any time on 07860 619540 to answer any question or queries you may have.

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11 Reviews

based on 11 holidaymaker reviews


Beautiful well equipped villa set in superb surroundings with stunning sea views.

  • 4 of 5

This beautiful well equipped villa has a homely feel to it. It is set in quite location and has the benefit of a shared pool which is set in a beautiful landscaped garden. Although it is a shared pool we hardly ever saw anyone else there which made it feel like our own private space. We spent a wonderful ten days there and enjoyed every minute of it. All the bedrooms have en-suite rooms and the beds are really comfortable. It is an ideal place for recharging batteries and relaxing. Mijas is a short dive away and is well worth a visit. There are many beautiful beaches which are scattered along the coastal road and there is easy access to supermarkets. One of our party has a slight mobility problem so the steps which lead to the pool were a bit of a challenge. A basic welcome pack on arrival would have been very welcome. We really enjoyed our stay and would recommend a visit to this villa and the area that is Mijas.

Marcia & Mervyn

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your comments and I am pleased you enjoyed your stay. I can now confirm that the other entrance to the pool is fully functional without the need to negotiate any steps. Look forward to seeing you in the future.
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Beautiful house in lovely, peaceful location!

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a week at this house in Buena Vista development.

It is beautiful, just like the pictures which persuaded us to book in the first place. Clean, well maintained and it felt like we were staying in someone's well-loved home. We found the property well equipped - washing machine, dishwasher, wi-fi - even beach towels and two hair dryers. The air conditioning was welcome for those evenings when it would have been too hot to sleep otherwise. A couple of days before we left the UK to start our holiday, Mike, the owner, called to check we had all the information we needed - a nice touch - and even recommended a great taxi service (Kevin) who collected us from the airport.

There were six of us so having three bathrooms was a real luxury!

There are also two sizeable terraces - one is shaded, the other sunny. The views over the mountains and the costa are lovely - particularly in the evening when everything is lit up. Great place for a nightcap!

The pool is genuinely beautiful and a great size. We went there every morning and were usually the only family there. There is a toilet block there which is handy, particularly when you have kids, but take tissues as there isn't loo roll and the soap had seen better days. Someone came regularly to check on the water and scoop up the leaves that fell into the pool from the lush sub tropical flora. There are plenty of sunbeds and, even though there are no sun umbrellas by the pool, having well established trees mean you can always find shade.

We chose not to hire a car, so relied on taxis and the local bus service - there is a bus stop just outside the development - note that there is a steep-ish walk up to the bus stop. The bus numbers 121 and 112 will take you to Mijas one way and Benalmadena Pueblo and Arroyo de la Miel another way - you could even stay on to get to the beach at Benalmadena Costa if you wanted - about 30 minutes. The buses were regular although not always strictly following the timetable. It seems that every journey is euro 1.65 each way, wheverever you go. If you fancy an evening in Mijas there are ample taxis to bring you home if you miss the last bus, and the development is well known to taxi drivers. Journey home from Mijas cost us around ten euros.

Mijas is very pretty but for fantastic paella or gourmet tapas, try Restaurante Plaza in Plaza de Espana in Benalmadena Pueblo.

A lovely house in a great part of the Costa del Sol - thank you Mike!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excellent, comfortable well positioned house.

  • 5 of 5

House is set in an excellent position, just off the main autovia on the road towards Mijas - a beautiful Spanish village with magnificent views.

House had all amenities, a wonderful veranda and an area for eating outside with a BBQ, which we used about 5 times.

It was quite hot when we were there, but the air conditioning was very effective.

We also enjoyed using the residents' private swimming pool, which was well maintained and quiet - and just a minute or two from the house.

Shops were only about 5 minutes away - well stocked and very convenient. Also, it was only about 15 minutes or so to the various local beaches.

We loved our holiday and will be looking to return. Can thoroughly recommend this property.

Malcolm Berry

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am delighted that you liked the house and enjoyed your holiday. You are welcome to stay again anytime. Mike Etere
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Wonderful house with sensational views and every home comfort.

  • 5 of 5

The house is well equipped and extremely comfortable with sensational panoramic views from the mountains and over to the Mediterranean. We enjoyed barbecues on the patio in the early evening sunshine (it's a great suntrap) and sun-downers on the terrace as we watched the mountains turn a beautiful burgundy and the lights of Fuengirola flickering into life.

It's located in a pretty gated community that has an excellent communal swimming pool that is set amongst gorgeous gardens. Conveniently it is only a hundred metres or so away and accessed along a little path. The area is nice and quiet, away from the hustle and bustle of the coast that is only a short drive away.

We can highly recommend the nearby restaurant El Higuéron with wonderful views and delicious food. Make a reservation to ensure a window table.

The only problem with our stay at this wonderful home is that we were not there longer! We will definitely be back soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A home from home, stunning townhouse with everything you would need and more for a wonderful holiday

  • 5 of 5

Myself and my husband stayed at this property for two weeks in May. The whole process was so easy and dealing with the owner Mike was a pleasure. He could not of been more helpful and available.

Arriving at the property we were blown away, the photos were great but the house is actually stunning in reality. Set in a tranquil leafy private estate this townhouse is a must visit. The master bedroom is very big, the bed is super comfortable and the ensuite is just lovely, great shower. The decor is very tasteful and the whole house is very cool.

The kitchen is equipped with all the untensils and table/glass wear you will need for dining. Fabulous split level terrace with stylish outdoor living furniture.

We totally lucked out finding this property and will be returning next year. The pool and garden area is just so relaxing, we didn't meet anyone else there in the whole two weeks.

The owners have thought of everything and I cannot recommend this lovely townhouse enough, Go! Enjoy, relax and recharge. Best holiday ever.

Suzie & Brendan (Dublin)

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful property with stunning views

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful house from home with the most stunning views over the Costa Del Sol. The property is furnished to an extremely high standard and is obviously well looked after and maintained accordingly. It was very clean and the linens and towels provided are of a high quality. The house has everything you could need and to sit on the top terrace of an evening and overlook the coastline is so relaxing. The weather wasn't the best but we were very comfortable in the house when we didn't want to go out. Everything is provided and the wifi and TV service was just what we needed. I cannot recommend it enough and can't wait for a return visit to this stunning property. The owner is a delightful gentleman who was a pleasure to deal with.

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

This house is situated in an idylic location on the edge of the mountain with spectacular views of the Mediterranean and from the front the mountain view is superb. The property is on the gated urbanisation of Buena Vista which is five minutes in the car or a short bus ride to Mijas Pueblo or fifteen minutes to the beaches at Los Boliches.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Malaga at 20 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Malaga at 21 Kilometres Nearest Train : Los Boliches at 5 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Los Boliches at 5 Kilometres Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Mijas Pueblo, situated in the heart of the Costa del Sol lies only 20 kilometres from Malaga International Airport. It has a varied landscape that goes from the mountains all the way to the sea.

The area of Mijas is mostly mountainous with growing developments along the coast and on the gentler parts of the mountain slopes before they plung into the sea. The Pasadas and Ojen rivers cross this area, they join to form the river Fuengirola which flows into the sea almost on the limits between Fuengirola and Mijas.

The Municipality, one of the largest in the Province of Malaga, with 147 km2 is divided into three different urban areas: Mijas Pueblo, conserving the charm of a traditional Andalucian "white village", Las Lagunas on the coast (the most modern area of Mijas where you can find industrial and commercial areas) and La Cala, a small seaside village in the centre of the 12 kilometres of beaches on the Mijas coast.


Nearest beach: 5 km


Nearest airport: Malaga 20 km


Mijas Pueblo 5 km

Los Boliches (sandy beach) 5 km

Benalmádena Pueblo 5 km

Marbella / Puerto Banus 30 km

Gibralter 60 km

Further Details:

Inhabited since ancient times, a small village Mijas was devoted mainly to agriculture and fisheries to the explosion of the tourist boom in the 50s of last century. Since then, tourism and construction sector have been the engines of local economy, triggering at the same time the population and per capita income, albeit at a high environmental cost. Today is a multicultural city with a high percentage of residents of foreign origin and a major residential centers of tourism in Andalusia.

Local activities:








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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £134

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner. Occasional bed for 7th person available at a cost of 10 euros per night which will be set up in main bedroom on request.

Changeover Day:
Check in: 15:00, Check out: 10:00
This can be flexible out of the main season.

Notes on prices:
PayPal is also accepted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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From the Owner

Dona Blanca is a small group of 17 houses that shares a private tropical pool which was initially built to cater for 65 houses therefore it is set in beautiful gardens and is never overcrowded. The property also features two terraces where you can relax in peace and quiet either in the shade or in the sun. If you want to be away from the hustle and bustle of holiday makers but wish to be situated close to Mijas Pueblo or the beaches of Los Boliches in a peaceful tranquil setting this would be an ideal holiday location. The taxi and bus service in the area is excellent for shopping or restaurants if you decide you do not want to drive although a car is recommended.

Property Type

  • house


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


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area


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

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...


  • children welcome

Location Type

  • mountain
  • village


  • churches
  • restaurants
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf
  • mountain climbing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • 3 bathrooms all with bath/shower facilities. Master bedroom also has double sinks and bidet.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Cot or Child Bed available on request.
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 3 double-bedrooms all with en-suite facilities. Cot or Extra Child Bed available on request.


  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Notes on accommodation: Airport Transfer Available Weekly Cleaning on Request Plenty of Street Parking Regular Bus Service to MiJas Pueblo or the Beaches at Los Boliches and Fuengirola. Good Supermarket 5 Minute Drive Away. Outside: Barbecue Garden Shared Pool Sunbeds Terrace Terrace furniture Utility Room: Washing machine Iron Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Beach towels provided Linen provided Towels provided Weekly Clean, Linen / Towel change available on request. Other: Air Conditioning h/c Fireplace Internet Access Safe

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