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4 Bed Villa With Private Pool In Almunecar With Magnificent Views

Bedrooms 4
Separate WCs1
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Villa in Almunecar, Costa Tropical, Spain - Fantastic Location, Peaceful But Not Isolated, 10 Minutes Walk To The Town And Beaches Of Almunecar

This beautiful, modernised 4 bedroom villa is set over 2 floors and enjoys breathtaking views across the Mediterranean and towards the valleys and mountains of the Sierra Nevada. The front door opens into a lovely hallway with a corridor that leads to a bright open plan living/dinning area, a lovely fully equipped kitchen and a home from home comfortable lounge area. There is also a woodburning stove in the lounge, for those cosy winter evenings. Double doors lead onto a beautiful south facing terrace, with a magnificent pergola, providing a covered area for al fresco dinning and relaxing. There are 3 double bedrooms on this floor plus a bathroom with separate shower, bath, wc and basin plus a separate cloakroom with wc and basin. There is a spiral staircase that takes you down to the ground floor and onto a bright corridor leading to the stunning large master bedroom, with double doors opening out onto the pool area, what a lovely start to the day! Again, there is a wood burning stove in the master bedroom, for those winter nights. There is also a wet room with a large shower, basin and wc on this floor. The property is private and secure, yet only 15 mins stroll to the beaches, bars, restaurants and nightlife of Almunecar. The villa provides a wonderful base for a holiday on this beautiful stretch of the Costa Tropical.

We kindly ask that the no smoking policy within the property is strictly observed - thank you.

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simon lumb
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
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Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

About simon lumb

We moved to Spain in 2002 with our three young children with a view to giving them a Spanish education and a different experience of life.

We wanted a place which was accessible to the major airports yet retained a Spanish feel and discovered Almunecar.

simon lumb purchased this villa in 2002

Why simon lumb chose Almuñécar

We bought the house, primarily because of its superb position close the town and beaches, and particularly because of the stunning views. The house has been sympathetically expanded and modernised to provide a lovely base for a family holiday.

We have recently returned to the UK to be with our children. We have many fond memories of the house and Almunecar and trust that you will enjoy it too.

What makes this villa unique

The villa is private, secure yet not isolated. It forms part of the well regarded "Los Pinos" area which sits on a gentle hill overlooking the town of Almunecar and the Mediterranean sea. The property is fully modernised and has its own supply of fresh water through a private deposit and has a pump to ensure availability of water and pressure is maintained all year round.

The villa has ample private parking and is a convenient base from which to explore the Costa Tropical coastline and the whitewashed villages inland.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Almuñécar in Costa Tropical

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • town
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Main bathroom modernised with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. Bathroom to Bedroom 1, modernised with walk in shower, basin and WC Cloakroom, with basin and WC
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - King size bed with own bathroom, air-con. and doors to pool terrace also a wood burning stove for those winter nights. Bedroom 2 - Double bed, air-con. Doors to private terrace Bedroom 3 - Double bed, air-con. Bedroom 4 - Double bed, air-con.
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: For people wanting a villa which is peaceful and secure yet within 10 minutes walk of the beach and attractions of Almunecar, then this could be perfect. The main points of the property are its location, with stunning views from the terraces where you can enjoy a meal or a glass of Cava or Rioja and watch the glorious setting sun disappear into the Mediterranean sea. Outside: The villa is set within 1100m2 of land, with various fruit trees including bananas and grapefruit. The private pool is floodlit at night and sits within a terrace with 270 degree views over the sea, mountains and valleys of the Costa Tropical. There is a gas BBQ with bottle supplied, sunloungers and covered pergola with seating. Utility Room: The Utlity Room is on the ground floor and has a sink, washing machine and tumble dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bath towels are provided, however we kindly ask that you provide your own beach/bathing towels. Bed linen is provided and is changed after each stay. Other: Within the light and spacious Living/Dining room area there is a dining table for indoor eating as well as the terraces and covered areas for the al freso dining.


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4 Bed Villa With Private Pool In Almunecar With Magnificent Views
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews

Beautiful, spacious, comfortable villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic holiday here. The villa is perfect for eight people - loads of space. It is a really lovely, sociable living space, nice bedrooms and comfortable beds. Everything is attractive and good quality so feels like a treat to stay here. 4th time we have visited this area so that says it all! Love Malaga and Granada, the beaches, drives up into the hills and visits to the white, Moorish villages. Almunecar is a friendly, attractive Spanish town. It was great to be so near town this time for the young ones yet 'away from it all' feeling and gorgeous hill and sea views from the villa. No doubt we'll be back ! Thank you Simon and family

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the trouble to write a review. We are so pleased the house was to your liking and that you felt there was lots of room for 8 people. The location of the house is peaceful, yet close enough to Almunecar and the beaches so you do not feel isolated. Thank you once again. Simon
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Very nice location

  • 5 of 5

We had a really great time at the villa. It was very clean and nice furnished. The view is amazing and we can absolutely recommend it, also with young children. We were really happy to had two small cars, because the drive up to the villa is very hard when you're untrained.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Well kept family home with great pool and views - close to all city amenities

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous week-long stay - our only complaint is that our trip wasn't longer! The owners were great at answering questions before and during the stay. Very comfortable beds, great open spaces indoor and out for family time - including pool time! Can't say enough great things about our stay.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely spacious villa

  • 4 of 5

A truly beautiful villa set in hillside location. Great views, large pool, lovely clean villa with all amenities needed for family. We loved the large open dining room and kitchen area and lazy days by the pool. A car is essential if you want to sight see but shops, restaurants and beach all pretty close by.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased you mention the space and cleanliness of the villa, and we agree that whilst Almunecar is within walking distance, guests do benefit from having a car so that they can explore inland and further afield.
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Splendid villa in stunning location

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to Almunecar - this time we came back to spend four weeks to celebrate birthdays and improve our Spanish. The villa lived up to our expectations, it was very well equipped spacious and comfortable, with incredible views over to the mountains and down to the sea. The drive way is not for the faint hearted but nothing more than expected. The owners were easy to contact and very helpful during our stay. Almunecar is a very Spanish little town, lots of good restaurants, shops and excellent beaches. We look forward to returning in the future.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to post your review. It is very important to us that all guests enjoy their stay at our villa as we know how important and valuable holidays are.To help achieve this we try and chat with prospective guests about the layout of the villa, Almunecar and the surrounding area so that there are no surprises and that the villa suits the needs of the visting group. Thank you.
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Fantastic family accommodation

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at this lovely villa with a large group of family including 4 adults, 2 babies, 2 children and 2 grandparents (!) and it was very suitable for us all. The villa was exceptionally clean and perfectly equipped for our stay and the owners were easy to contact if required and always helpful.

The steep driveway was a little daunting at first but we soon got used to it and it is all worth it once you see the unbelievable view you are rewarded with- we loved spending evenings dining on the terrace watching the sun go down.

Almunecar itself was perfect for a family trip - very easy drive from the airport and lots of things to do. The children loved the castle, the park, the little streets in the old town, the beach and the fantastic water park which are all within 5 mins drive!

Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to review your stay at our house. I am so pleased it provided all you needed for a family holiday and that you enjoyed your time in Almunecar. Thanks again
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Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
13 Kilometres
Los Moriscos
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Los Laureles
Nearest Ski
70 Kilometres
sierra nevada
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

The area is well known for diving and has several renowned sub-aqua clubs, particularly in La Herradura bay, 10 minutes away by car. The area also has water skiing clubs, jet ski hire and also several hang gliding clubs.

The rich and diverse nature of the coastline make this a popular area for walkers along the Costa Tropical coastline and inland towards the enchanting Moorish city of Granada and the Alpujarras.


There are numerous beaches and bays close to the villa. The closest beaches are within 10 minutes walk, some are pebble beaches, some shingle. The main sandy areas are found at Tesorillo beach which is approx 20 minutes walk from the villa. There are numerous chiringuitos on al the beaches in the area. The beach at La Herradura is pretty and is well regarded for watersports, this can be reached in 10 minutes by car.

Marina del Este is 10 mins drive away.


Malaga airport is 1 hours drive away. It is a very easy drive as the coastal motorway now comes all the way to La Herrdura/Almunecar.

Almeria airport is approx 1 hr 30 mins drive.


Almunecar town centre and beaches - 10 mins walk

La Herradura - 10 mins drive

Motril 20 minutes drive

Nerja - 20 mins drive

Granada - 1 hours drive

Malaga - 1 hours drive

Further Details:

Almunecar is well served with banks and supermarkets. The town is very popular with Spanish visitors in the summer months and has a good variety of bars, restaurants and clubs.

As a coastal resort, it offers a wide range of water sports including, windsurfing, jet ski hire and paragliding.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Almuñécar, Granada Province (Costa Tropical)

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
31 Mar 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:
20% deposit required to reserve please and full payment 6 weeks before the start of your stay. £150 damage security deposit cheque to be paid with the balance, this is returned at the end of the stay providing there is no significant damage or breakages

Changeover Day:
Saturday preferred please, however there is flexibilty particularly outside of summer months. Arrival after 15.00 hrs and departures by 11.00 hrs please. Thank you

Notes on prices:
Discounts may be available for longer stays, please contact the owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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