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Beautiful two bedroom apartment overlooking stunning gardens on the waterfront

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Hot Tub
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Waterfront 2-Bed Apartment in Villaricos, Almeria Andalucia, Spain

This beautiful two bedroom apartment is on the ground floor overlooking stunning landscape garden areas and jacuzzi. There are three additional courtyards to enjoy, one with fountains, one with shelter BBQ area and the other with a swimming pool. The property is tastefully decorated to a typical Spanish atmosphere.

There are a variety of beaches within 2 minutes walking distance. Two sandy beaches with beach bar/restaurant, children's play area and sunbed hire are 400 meters walk along the promenade. Numerous uncrowded beaches and coves can be found minutes from the complex.


Owner
Owner
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch
Calendar last updated:
10 December, 2017

About Owner

Thanks for visiting our apartment advert in beautiful Villaricos.

We are from Ireland and love to spend our free time in Spain where we found this amazing village.

We like to travel and meet new people. We have lived in various places including Europe, the US and Australia.

I work as an engineer and like to travel as part of my work.

In our free time we enjoy hiking, skiing and enjoying the sun and peace of Villaricos.

Owner purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Owner chose Villaricos

We first visited Villaricos in 2012 and had an amazing time with the waterfront, restaurants and pace of life. The beaches are amazing and the coastline is stunning for cycling, driving or just a peaceful walk.

Its a very safe also which was important to us as we have a young daughter who loves to run around.

I travel a lot through work so I love to escape to the peace and beauty of Villaricos. I usually spend my morning either fishing at the beach or driving the stunning coastline and stopping for breakfast at one of the local towns. The town has plenty to offer with great inexpensive restaurants and great bars where plenty of locals and expats gather and are very welcoming.

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment is part of a gated closed complex with numerous gated courtyards, swimming pool and Jacuzzi so you can feel safe and secure at all times.

The complex is built in Spanish style and to an very high standard. Situated directly in front of the marina and within 1 minute walk of town square with numerous bars and restaurants.

You can visit the local towns such as Garrucha, Mojacar and Vera within 10 mins drive. Fastastic coastline everywhere with amazing scenery for photography. Fishing beach 30 seconds from the complex lets you relax in peace with the sun on your back. There is a local diving school and fishing trips are available.

The apartment overlooks landscaped gardens to breakfast in peace in the shaded and private elevated balcony until ready to take on the pool and local beaches or attractions.

Desert Springs golf course is 15 minutes drive and you will also find another three courses within easy reach.

The village adorns the waterfront, while towards the south within 10 minutes are found numerous spots for shopping, nightlife and lively entertainment – towards the north lies an idyllic coastline enclosed by the mountains on one side and the Mediterranean on the other. Miles of uninterrupted peace can be found.

Water Interest Diving is also popular and the village has two diving centres that can arrange trips and courses. Fishing trips can also be easily arranged in the village. Fishing gear (excluding reel) provided free of charge to visitors with apartment.

Apart from the complex swimming poll/Jacuzzi and picnic areas, there are local playgrounds within easy walking distance of the complex. The Vera Aquapark is always the most popualar local attraction. Visit website at: http://www.aquavera.com

A short 15 minute drive and you will find are the towns of Cuevas, Garrucha and Mojacar. Casinos, nightclubs and lively bars are easily found in the summer season and are open all night.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Villaricos in Levante Almeriense

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Fully tiled bathroom with bath/shower over, wc and bidet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Beautiful two bedroom apartment Bedroom 1 with double bed, spacious mirrored wardrobes, hairdryer. Bedroom 2 with twin beds and spacious mirrored wardrobes.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: You will be meet on the day of arrival by our representative and given a tour of the property and complex. The local area will be described to you and any questions you have will be answered. It is possible to arrange a food basket to be provided at your arrive (Custom or Basic Package) at your request. Outside: There is a shared swimming pool, gated courtyard seating area with water fountain and foliage. The property overlooks landscaped water gardens with palms and heated Jacuzzi. Utility Room: Apartment is fitted with washing machine for your use. Harbour Lights complex also provides utility room including free clothes drier for your use. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included and property is cleaned weekly. Interim cleaning available upon request. On-site personnel available to attend your individual needs.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(17 traveller reviews)

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Beautiful two bedroom apartment overlooking stunning gardens on the waterfront
average rating of 4.7058825 based on 17 reviews
5

Tranquil stay in picturesque surrounds

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property well equipped . Beautiful area. Lots of lovely places to visit within 20 min drive - beaches, cliffs, sea, etc. Recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much. Delighted you enjoyed it,
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5

Calm in the Madness of August in Spain

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in Villaricos and Mocajar. Following a busy week of traveling throughout Almeria, it was the perfect relaxing way to end our holiday. The apartment was immaculate and very comfortable and had all the amenities we needed. I wasn't expecting such a beautiful view of the sea and mountains! Would recommend this to others. Happy!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you and delighted you enjoyed the the stay.
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5

Very Enjoyable holiday

  • 5 of 5

This apartment and complex was just as we expected after reading previous reviews. Nice welcome on arrival and very clean. Great location with everything within walking distance. Underground parking space was very handy with having a cool car to get into each day. We used the cool box,beach chairs etc that was all available to us from the apartment. The Sunday market was right on our door step well worth a visit. Nice pool and Jacuzzi. Found restaurants/bars in town very reasonable and we particularly enjoyed a lovely paella in Lucky Bar in the square. Only negative comment was we were unable to use air-con in apartment, during very warm nights we struggled to sleep. Overall would recommend this apartment and complex for a nice break.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted you enjoyed the holiday and apologies about the air con unit - we are getting complete new air con replacement in September 2017 as current system was damaged by previous guests who burnt out the motor and its not running too noisy to use in the complex until fixed.
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5

great family location

  • 5 of 5

A great location right in the heart of the town. Villaricos is a gorgeous, friendly little town about 40 minutes from airport.

The house itself has everything that you need for a family or group of friends. We loved being on the doorstep of the beach and village square and restaurants.

Thank you

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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3

Ok

  • 3 of 5

No air condition...

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Yes, apologies. The air con unit is down due to noise. Will be getting complete new air con replacement in September 2017 as current system was damaged by previous guests who burnt out the motor.
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5

Real gem, waterfront and Authentic

  • 5 of 5

We both had a lovely stay at the apartment complex in front the stunning marina. The apartment is very spanish and authentic, tastefully decorated and has all you would need for a relaxing stay. Great location beside the harbour and lots to do. Would recommend El Faro for eating out. Great selection of bars and all less than 2 minutes walk away.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this. Would also recommend Goah and Azul for food, really great places to eat and drink.
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Almeria Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Kilometres
Local Town Square
Nearest Ferry
131 Kilometres
Murcia
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Desert Springs Golf Club
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Vera
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Kilometres
E15
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
Local Town Square
Nearest Ski
210 Kilometres
Granada
Nearest Beach
0.1 Kilometres
Villarios
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Diving is also popular and the village has two diving centres that can arrange trips and courses. Fishing trips can also be easily arranged in the village.

Coast/Beach:

There are a variety of beaches within 2 minutes walking distance. Two sandy beaches with beach bar/restaurant, children's play area and sunbed hire are 10 minutes walk along the promenade. Numerous uncrowded beaches and coves can be found at neighboring towns only a short drive away.

Travel:

- Almeria Airport 50 minutes.

- Murcia Airport 1hr 20 minutes.

- Alicante Airport 2 hours.

Distances:

Mojacar is 15mins drive

Garrucha is 10min drive

Vera is 15mins drive

Almeria is 45min drive

.....The sea is 10 seconds!

Further Details:

Villaricos is a peaceful village and retains it's old Spanish charm. There are restaurants, bars 2 supermarkets and a newsagents within walking distance. It also boasts a lively Sunday market. An Aqua Park is 15 mins drive away at Vera.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Villaricos, Costa de Almeria

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter 2017
30 Oct 2017 - 1 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£163
for 5 nights
£229
 
 
Before High 2018
2 Apr 2018 - 1 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
£251
for 5 nights
From
£50
 
 
High 2018
2 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£361
for 5 nights
From
£72
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£207
for 5 nights
From
£41
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £123.16

Booking Notes:
25% Deposit at time of booking
Remainder of balance payable one month prior to arrival date


Changeover Day:
Please contact owner

Notes on prices:
Special rates available for longer durations and returning customers

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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