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Studio With Pool, Garden And Sea Views



Updated: 01-Sep-2016
Apartment in Benalmadena Costa, Costa del Sol, Spain - Centrally Located Within Walking Distance To Restaurants/ Bars And Beach

Studio apartment (4th floor) with fantastic views of the sea, gardens and pool of the fabulous Minerva Complex. Fully equipped American style kitchen and luxury bathroom. TV and DVD is included with all the usual English channels. A ten minute walk up the hill takes you to the small town of Arroyo de la Miel where you'll find even more bars and restaurants along with supermarkets and a selection of shops. A short taxi ride or bus will take you to the picturesque old village of Benalmadena Pueblo, which its exclusive bars and restaurants. A short stroll down the hill to the beach and promenade will take you to the lovely marina or even walk a little further to the bustling resort of Torremolinos.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair access

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3 Reviews

based on 3 holidaymaker reviews


Beautiful accommodation and an amazing holiday

  • 5 of 5

WOW! That was our first impression on arrival in your beautiful studio. It is so well looked after and was immaculate, everything we needed to make our holiday great – even down to cool blocks in the freezer which kept our drinks chilled by the pool! Stunning views from the balcony of some of the pool, gardens and mountains. The air conditioning was well used – great that you can ‘hold’ it when you go out and then ‘resume’ it on your return so it’s not wasted. The pool area is great – kept my son amused all day on the slides and under the bridges. Plenty bars and restaurants in Bonanza Square and Ibensa Square to keep us happy. We had an amazing holiday so a big ‘thank you’ for letting us use your studio – we will be returning next year! X

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You so much for the review on our studio,Its nice to know that the guests we have to stay in the apt appreciate the effort we have done to make the apt a comfortable place to have a holiday has worked.Its a pleasure to know that you will be back next year. Kind Regards Catherine & Peter Daly.
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Lovely Studio Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely stay at this beautiful studio apartment. It was spotlessly clean and had all the comforts of home you would wish for, with fantastic views from the balcony and a wonderful pool complex with snack bar. There were plenty of nice bars and restaurants nearby and a well stocked supermarket just across the road. This complex is in a great location and perfect for families and couples alike. We will certainly book this apartment again, many thanks Catherine and Peter.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your nice comments about our apartment and complex, Its always nice to here that our guests had a nice holiday and were happy with our apartment and the complex.Hope to here from you in the near future, Thanks again Catherine @ Peter.
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super value and very comfortable!!!

  • 5 of 5

we've stayed in this lovely studio apartment for 14 nights. It is very clean and modern. There is one double bed and one sofa bed. Both are very comfortable. The mattress on the sofa bed is very thick (double - it is convenient for a couple).

The double bed is very comfortable too. The aircon and van is a very good combination and we had very good night sleeps even it was very hot outside. The balcony is super as you can relax there with an amazing view. The bathroom is perfect and clean. The kitchen part is really well equipped and I could cook some dish if we did not want to go out for dinner. I could recommend to families with 2 children or even 3 if the kids are young or any couple who wants to have some relaxing holiday for a very reasonable price. The apartment is on the 4th floor so the pool is close. The pool is very clean too and there are pools for children so even very young kids can enjoy. I highly recommend this studio to anyone who wants to have a lovely holiday and want to keep the cost down.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review Julianna,WE are delighted that you had a lovely holiday and that you found our apt comfortable for you and your family and that you all enjoyed the pool and the complex.Feel free to contact us again when you would like to go down to spain. Thanks Catherine & Peter.
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Activity and Interests


Just a ten minute walk away to the beach where there is paragliding, jet skiing and water sports etc available. Boat trips and fishing trips are available from the Marina or indulge in one of the many restaurants.


Malaga airport is a 15/20 minute taxi ride away. Car hire is not essential. Nearest train station is a ten minute walk in the village of Arroyo De La Miel.(Trains depart to Airport every 20mins.) Train from Airport to Benalmadena is 8 stops away in direction of Fuengirola, journey time 20 mins.


Bonanza Square with its many restaurants and bars is just across the road. The award winning Benalmadena Marina and 24 hour square are approx 10-15 minutes’ walk where you will find bars, restaurants, nightclubs and shops. The village of Arroyo De La Miel with its local Tapas Bars and restaurants and Tivoli World fun park with its amazing rides is located 5-10 minute walk away. Just a short stroll down the hill from the apartment you will find the wonderful La Paloma Park.

Further Details:

The central location of the complex means you are never far from all amenities. The town of Arroyo de la Miel, Tivoli World Fun Park where you can try thrilling rides or relax by the bars whilst watching one of its many excellent shows. The Teleferico de Benalmadena or cable car will take you to the peak of Mount Calmorro, more than 800m high in about fifteen minutes, where you will have the opportunity to enjoy the most exceptional views on the Costa del Sol, exhibition of birds of prey and Spanish dressage exhibitions. Try a visit to the ice skating rink in the village to cool off and a swim in the indoor pool. Within walking distance are the railway station, supermarkets, banks, tourist information office, post office, pubs and restaurants,mobility rental, launderette and internet cafe. Across the road from the complex is Bonanza Square with its many restaurants, bars and cafes. La Paloma Park and the Selwo Dolphin Park are a ten minute stroll down the road.and the nearest golf course and the casino are 2km away. Take a bus ride to the lovely mountain villages of Benalmadena Pueblo and Mijas approximately 25 minutes away or even a train to Fuengirola. Locally run coach trips will take you on a tour of Malaga centre or as far as a day in Gibralter. Try some scenic tours in Ronda or visit the beautiful lakes at the Parque de Ardales.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates


  • Booking Notes:
    No more than 2 adults/2 children should reside in the apartment during rental period. A 25% non-refundable deposit is required upon booking with remainder payable 6 weeks before departure.

    Changeover Day:
    Changeover day is preferably Saturday or Sunday but can be flexible especially in the winter months. Please contact the owner to enquire. The arrival time is from 3pm and departure must be before 11am.

    Notes on prices:
    Prices shown are for the property per week in UK Pounds. Prices may be subject to change at owner's discretion. Discount may be given for bookings of 2 weeks or more during the winter. Non refundable deposit of 25% of the total rate is required within 5 days to confirm bookings, balance due ten weeks prior to holiday date
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Updated: 01-Sep-2016
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Property Type

  • apartment


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Dining Area


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...

Location Type

  • beach
  • resort


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with walk in shower, sink and vanity unit, toilet and washing machine


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (1 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Double bed and double sofa bed in studio


  • Golf ...
  • Garden


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Strictly no smoking within the apartment. Hot/cold air-conditioning unit in the living room is run by a meter system at a cost of 1 euro for three hours. No more than 2 adults or 2 adults/2children to occupy apartment at one time. We welcome couples (sorry over 30's only), mature persons and families with well behaved children. No male/female groups, hen/stag parties. No pets. We reserve the right to refuse access/remove any persons who do not adhere to our requests. Outside: Garden/Pool view apartment with west facing balcony and fantastic views over the sea . The pool bar is open during high season and lifeguards will also be on duty at this time. There are well kept gardens surrounding the pool and sun beds are provided (charged locally). During mid/ low season the swimming pool may be only partially open. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bedlinen and bath towels are provided but not beach/pool towels. Apartment will be cleaned on your departure. Please note - if necessary we will apply an extra cleaning charge

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