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Bedrooms 2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property


This apartment is NOT located in the countryside (campo) - it is actually perfectly situated the centre of the village of Frigiliana, within just a couple of minutes walking distance to ALL amenities. It is a luxury, classy, stylish apartment, completely refurbished to a high standard, which makes our guests feel 'at home' immediately upon arrival! We aim to ensure our guests enjoy a very comfortable and relaxing holiday and we have furnished and equipped the apartment accordingly! This apartment offers SO much more than any average basic holiday rental! Please check our guests' reviews to date!

This is a spacious and modern 2 double bedroom apartment with 2 bathrooms (1 ensuite containing 1 shower over a bath and the other containing 1 separate shower room). It is a very stylish 1st floor apartment in the Central Village location, just 13 steps from the main street, and 1 minute's stroll from the large communal pool complete with jacuzzi, sunbathing area with sunbeds and indoor & outdoor showers.

The large communal pool is open each year between 1st April or Easter (whichever is the later) to 30th October.

No struggling with pushchairs or luggage as the local car park is adjacent to this apartment and it's just 13 steps to the front door (so no big hills to climb!).

Heating / Air Conditioning is optional at an additional £69 per week / £9.86 per day.


The luxuriously refurbished apartment benefits from a fully equipped fitted modern kitchen (including washing machine), leading into the spacious lounge which includes a flatscreen tv, dvd player, SONY sound system and FREE unlimited SKY TV (all the Sports, UK TV Channels & all Freeview channels in English, German, Russian etc.).

FREE Unlimited Wi-Fi Internet is also included for the duration of your stay.

Large double doors lead from the lounge onto the private sunbathing/dining terrace overlooking the beautiful countryside with sea views. The sun terrace is equipped with an outdoor table and 4 chairs, a sofa and 2 further cushioned chairs with additional sun loungers and a free standing parasol for sunbathing in comfort!

The terrace has ample lighting, providing a perfectly relaxing evening dining option.

There is a hairdryer in the apartment - so no need to pack one!

The rental cost includes a one time set of all required bed linens and towels and, for all bookings of more than 9 nights, a separate set of bed linens and towels will also be stored in the apartment for guests to use. There is no daily maid/cleaning service with this apartment as it is designed as 'self catering' only.

More Details

Debbie Thorne
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Italian, Dutch, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Polish, Finnish
Calendar last updated:
28 June, 2017

Why Debbie Thorne chose Axarquia (Costa del Sol)

Incredibly convenient central location of this newly refurbished apartment, enabling very easy strolling distance to every local amenity (shops,restaurants, bars) within the beautiful village of Frigiliana, which has been voted the prettiest village in Andalucia by the Spanish Tourism Authority. Professional Interior Design for additional comfort. Very well equipped apartment, much consideration has been given to cater for our guests' needs. The apartment contains all you would require for a relaxing vacation. Even a travel cot and a high chair can be made available upon request!

Wide cobbled streets lined with white washed houses with many amenities, shops, restaurants and tapas bars located close to the apartment. Frigiliana has not yet been affected by the negatives which can often be associated with tourism - numerous souvenir shops and over priced restaurants and bars, so it remains a joy to visit and enjoy.

The apartment is modern and spacious and in immaculate condition. Please see the photographs. There is a free local car park very conveniently situated adjacent to the apartment (on a first come first served basis). This apartment is NOT located in the countryside (campo) - it is located in the centre of the Frigiliana village,

What makes this apartment unique

Luxury refurbishment with our guests' extra comfort and relaxation in mind! Short 1 minute walk from car to apartment front door. Just an easy 13 wide step gentle ascend to access the 1st floor apartment (easy for luggage and pushchairs!), which is located very close to the recently refurbished local Frigiliana Gymnasium. The wonderful large communal pool is a 1 minute stroll from the apartment and this is open between 1st April or Easter (whichever is later) to 30th October each year.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This is a newly purchased apartment which has been completely refurbished to a very high standard, which was first listed at the end of May 2015.
May 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Frigiliana in Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • The spacious Master Bedroom has a large fully fitted ensuite bathroom containing a full size bath and shower unit, sink, wc, bidet & additional cupboard storage space for towels etc. A separate shower room complete with wc & sink is adjacent to the 2nd bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: 2 double bedrooms - both with double beds. There is a hairdryer & a first aid kit stored in the wardrobe in the master bedroom. Air Conditioning / Heating in the bedrooms is optional at an additional cost of £69 per week/£9.86 per day. Notes on bedrooms: The very spacious Master bedroom has a private, step out balcony with stunning sea views and a fully equipped ensuite bathroom (with bath/shower). It contains 1 double bed and ample storage. The spacious 2nd bedroom also has stunning sea views and contains 1 double bed & ample storage space. There is a separate shower/wc room to accommodate guests. A travel cot and a high chair are available upon request for babies / toddlers. Please bring your own cot bedding as this is not supplied.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: BEDROOM ACCOM. Each of the two bedrooms contain 1 double bed, ample fitted wardrobes, chest of drawers and cupboards for storage of clothing / luggage etc. AIR CONDITIONING FEE Air conditioning units which provide both hot and cold in each of the two bedrooms are available as an OPTIONAL EXTRA of £69 per each week of stay. POOL OPENING TIMES The Communal Pool is open from 1st March through to 31st October only. 10.00 - 20.00 Hrs. MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY Maximum FOUR persons in the apartment during any booking. PETS No pets allowed at any time. SMOKING This is strictly a Non Smoking apartment but ash trays are provided (in the kitchen cupboard) for smoking on the bedroom balcony or terrace only. FERIAS Frigiliana - 11 to 14 June 2015 & 3 CULTURES FESTIVAL - 27 to 30 August 2015 Outside: There is a large communal pool for the sole use of residents only. There are 2 key cards in the 'Welcome / Information' Pack which provide access to the gated pool area. (Turn right at the bottom of the steps on the main road, then walk for 1 minute and you will locate the entrance to the communal pool via a green gate, beyond which there are approximately 20 steps leading up to the raised communal pool area). The pool area contains a large sunbathing deck, 3 outdoor showers and individual internal male & female showers are included in the onsite bathrooms. There is a large shallow to deep pool which includes step/railing access and an integrated powerful jacuzzi. There are sun loungers and parasol bases. You are advised to bring your own parasol to the communal pool area). Two outdoor parasaols have been provided and are stored in the kitchen cupboard. Please do not remove the blue/white striped parasol from the apartment terrace. Utility Room: Washing machine & clothes airer & ironing board / iron are stored in the kitchen cupboard. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels & 4 sets of double bed linen provided. The property is professionally cleaned on 'Changeover Saturdays' only (in Mid/High season), when tenants vacate, prior to new tenants arriving. As this is a self catering apartment, it is not serviced. Other: UK Channels and Freeview Channels, SKY Sports and Free Wi-Fi. Air conditioning provides both hot and cold temperatures for all seasons.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)


Fantastico departamento

  • 5 of 5

The property was as described. It was very tastefully decorated, easily accessed and had every facility one could wish for in the apartment. It was also in close proximity to several very good restaurants, namely El Casino, El Bouquetilla. The swimming pool area was excellent and I enjoyed the jacuzzi. It is so easy to get to Nerja on the bus too. All in all a fantastic place to have a holiday even with it being on a busy road, you get used to the traffic and we would certainly return and recommend to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Renee, Many thanks for sending your review following your stay at the apartment. We appreciate your positive comments and your restaurant recommendations! We must mention that your stay coincided with the 50th Anniversary of the Frigiliana local Fayre which ran for 6 days of your 10 day stay! As this year was a very special year the village attracted thousands of visitors during the 6 day festival which accounted for the increase in traffic on the roads. The village has since returned to it's much calmer state since the celebrations have finished! We enjoyed meeting you and hope to see you again in the future! Our Best Wishes
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Lovely apartment in perfect location

  • 4 of 5

The apartment is lovely with a fantastic view overlooking the Campo and the sea from the balcony. There are only a few steps up to the door, unlike some apartments which do have a very long climb uphill, not easy when you have luggage. Having 2 bathrooms was ideal as I was sharing with a friend and this gave us the privacy we needed. The pool was fantastic, again just a minute or two walk from the apartment, it was kept very well and there were plenty of sunbeds always available. The apartment has parasols for you to take to the pool if you need a bit of shade. We arrived very late at night and the owners has supplied a cold beer each in the fridge which was very welcome, lovely to sit on the balcony with a cool breeze and cold beer in-hand! There was also water and milk in the fridge, and a bottle of red wine (unfortunately neither of us drink red wine but very nice thought).

From the apartment, the centre of Frigiliana is only a few minutes' walk away, with some lovely restaurants and bars, plus a few more further uphill if you fancy a lovely walk through the small cobbled streets. Frigiliana itself is beautiful, very peaceful and laid-back, there's no rushing here! Very relaxed holiday and would certainly come here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very pleasant and well located apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was very clean and well located within the village. The pool was lovely and very, very quiet most of the time, which suited us well. I would definitely recommend the English Splash Bar across the road and La Boquedilla restaurant, which was superb!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Sally, Many thanks for your positive review! It is always a real pleasure to read our guests' comments as it is very important to us to ensure that everyone holidaying at our apartment has a wonderful time. Thank you also for mentioning the restaurants that you enjoyed as this enables other guests to check them out! We hope to see you on a return trip in the future! Best Wishes Debbie
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lovely apartment.

  • 4 of 5

I booked this apartment for a family stay with our daughter and son in law and six month old granddaughter. I emailed Debbie to see if they had a travel cot and high chair and she said there would be one there for us. She didn't let us down and both were in lovely clean and safe condition. Thank you Debbie. The apartment was spotless and had everything we needed. The kitchen was well equipped and they even left a welcome pack and a bottle of red which was lovely. Beds were comfy with crisp clean bedding on which was changed mid stay. The views are Fantastic from the small but comfortable balcony.

The property was easy walking into the gorgeous village which has resteraunts galore. You can take the hard route (steps) or the flat easy route which we did as we had a pram.

The apartment offers a card for the pool area which is only a minutes walk away and is gorgeous and very well kept with plenty of sun beds. The apartment has a sun brolly which you can take there.

All in all a really nice comfortable stay in Debbie's apartment. We would stay again without hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Julie, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your lovely review, which was much appreciated. We are particularly pleased to read your very positive comments regarding the extra items requested during your stay ... we purchased the Mamas & Papas Travel Cot & the extra padded Chicco high chair from the Uk as we preferred the safety aspects of both items vs. local products. We brought these items across with us in our BA flight luggage in advance of your stay so that you would have all you needed - especially when holidaying with your very special new Grandchild (Congratulations!). We are so pleased that you enjoyed the well equipped apartment, balcony & terrace, to which we have recently added quality outdoor furniture to further accommodate our guests as they enjoy the beautiful views across the country to the ocean. We are also glad that you located with ease the pathway through the wonderful botanical gardens, situated adjacent to the apartment, into the main street which runs the length of the Frigiliana village (we agree ... this is much easier than the step option!!). Best Wishes & Thanks Debbie
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Perfect Little Gem

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this apartment was fabulous and exactly as described. We had a lovely time and were also very lucky with the weather. The apartment is perfect for two couples having two good sized bedrooms and the two bathrooms is an added bonus. The situation is great, stunning views down the valley towards Nerja. There is easy access to the apartment and a level walk along the main road to get the bus or taxi if needed. The apartment was very clean and beautifully decorated. It was very well appointed and everything we needed we were able to find. Cannot recommend this apartment highly enough and the actual booking process was straight forward. We loved Frigiliana and cannot wait to return, hopefully sometime soon. Thank you to Debbie and Sharon for sharing their beautiful home.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Margaret, Thank you so much for your lovely online review and also your lovely comments in the Guest Book at the apartment! We are so pleased that you all enjoyed a fabulous holiday and we thank you for your high recommends! We hope to see you on a return trip in the future! Best Wishes Debbie
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Neat and tidy with lovely views

  • 4 of 5

We were met at the property on arrival and were shown around the property and given keys etc. The property is very secure and contents are exactly as listed. The kitchen is small and has restricted food storage. The beds are firm. Clothing storage in the master bedroom is excellent. The property was very clean. The lounge has a great south-facing balcony where 4+ persons can sit in the fresh air with good views down the valley and of the sea.

There is a good selection of restaurants in close vicinity. The property location is hilly and not very suitable for persons with restricted mobility. However, there are some good restaurants near the town centre which are easier to access along the main road. We found some excellent restaurants further up the hill which are accessed by steep concrete pathways with many steps. The views from these restaurants are splendid!

Parking in the village can be troublesome and frustrating over religious holiday periods, but we managed. There is some noise from other apartments adjacent and from the road below, but this was not unreasonable.

The owner responded very quickly by email to a small issue we raised.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Malcolm, Thank you for making the time to submit your review, this is much appreciated. We are pleased you enjoyed the excellent & very competitive rates during your stay in the 2017 peak Easter period. As we were not in Spain during your stay, our friends met you on arrival for the Check in process. As the property is located on the road through the village of Frigiliana (the MA-5105) we were confused by your comment that "the apartment location is hilly & not very suitable for persons with restricted mobility" as the road through the village of Frigiliana is completely flat(?). We make sure to advise that, unfortunately, this apartment is not ideally suited for wheelchair access as there are 13 gradually sloping (non steep) steps to the front door of this 1st floor apartment, in our online advert. To avoid any steep steps to 'Calle Real' the best route is through the botanical gardens immediately adjacent to the apartment. These offer a gentle sloping incline with just a few steps at the very top as you enter onto 'Calle Real'. The village offers, quite literally, hundreds of local, free & unrestricted parking throughout & there is also a new central multi storey 'pay as you stay' (1 euro) car park, in addition to the 50 spaces available across each of the car parks at the bases of the 2 botanical gardens, located on the MA-5105 road. These are on a 'first come first served' basis as indicated in our online advertisement. During the Easter period many visitors arrive in Frigiliana for the Easter Parade & festival & various celebrations throughout the weekend, so you will have experienced less parking opportunity at this very popular time. We have not received any previous comments regarding "noise from other apartments adjacent to this apartment" & as there are only 3 other apartments on the 1st floor of this 3 storey development & 1 very large apartment above, we cannot fully understand from where you experienced the noise. The ground floor contains large storage facilities, hence there are no apartments on that level & 2 of our neighbours were away throughout Easter. You kindly made us aware of the small crack in the glass jug of the filter coffee maker &, as we were not in Spain during your stay, we recommended that you use the large steel caffetiere alternative located in the kitchen, during your stay. We hope this was a satisfactory solution and we'll replace the filter coffee jug upon our return to Spain. Thanks
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250

Booking Notes:
100% payment. However, we accept 50% initial payment upon booking, with the remaining 50% payable no later than 60 days prior to your scheduled arrival date (this method incurs an additional £10 surcharge, payable direct to the owner, to cover the Owners Direct website charges per each individual payment made using their Online Payment Service). There is a mandatory £50.00 administration charge against any/all cancellations to cover the property owners costs. Thank you.

Minimum stay of seven (7) days. all payments to be made in £/GBP via Owners Direct Secure Online Payment System. The standard £250 'Security against Damage or Loss' deposit is also required on the property - this must be paid no later than 21 days prior to your scheduled arrival, direct to the owner's HSBC bank account. This will be refunded in full within 48 hours of your departure from the apartment provided no loss or damage has occurred during your stay. Please note: Communal Pool Cards (if lost/misplaced during your stay) will EACH cost an additional 50 Euro's per card to replace. This is a communal set charge & cannot be waived.

Access to the apartment is from 15.00 hrs on your scheduled date of arrival.
All details for the key collection is provided by the owners once booking has been secured & full payment received.

Check Out by 10.30am on your scheduled day of departure. No late departures due to cleaning / changeover required lead time.

Notes on prices:
Please Note: Prices can be subject to change by the Owner at any time.

Air conditioning units which provide both hot and cold in each of the two bedrooms are available as an OPTIONAL EXTRA of £69 per each week of stay / £9.86 per day. Please ensure you confirm prior to payment, whether or not you require the use of air conditioning / heating. Thank you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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