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Excellent 5/5 Score from 3 reviews

Ideal Holiday Penthouse

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 3 reviews

Dining terrace with sea views

Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

This penthouse apartment is ideally situated next to one of the 2 large swimming pools & has 3 large sun terraces with panoramic sea, pool & mountain views. There is plenty of private outside sunbathing & dining space and a private BBQ area. The apartment is light & airy throughout, benefiting from full air conditioning & equipped with all mod cons to ensure that your stay is as relaxing & pleasurable as possible. ]

We have recently upgraded to incluide 4G WIFI connection with an average speed of around 35 mbps which provides 8GB per week free download and unlimited upload, We also have all the major UK TV channels as well as 23 freeview sky channels.

Perfectly located to suit all tastes & age groups, with a childrens park area & a golf clubhouse serving meals & drinks & providing free WIFI access nearby. Many local attractions in the local area e.g. Tivoli World, Waterpark, Cablecar, Marina, Paloma Park etc. but far enough away to ensure a peaceful holiday for those who prefer quiet relaxation after a hard days sightseeing, shopping, sports e.g. on-site golf & tennis, watersports, or just lazing by the pool!

The apartment is only 20 mins from Malaga airport & is also ideally situated for exploring further afield with local rail links, organised excursions & motorway access close by. We also provide a book of all the local information, useful phone numbers & tourist information maps, containing detailed information on all areas of Benalmadena Costa & Benalmdena Pueblo regarding recommended restaurants, bars, market days, tourist attractions etc. Since we live locally, we are able to provide lots of useful personal hints & tips on how to make the most of your holiday from day one.

You can also opt for airport transfers & even a private chauffeur driven tour of the area by an English speaking representative with over 20 years experience of living in & exploring the local area.

We can also provide cots, high chairs, hairdryers & food packs on arrival.

In short the apartment is both perfectly equipped & located to ensure a pleasurable & memorable holiday in the sunshine for all ages, tastes & preferences.All in all you will have all the benefits of your own spacious, private apartment, with a personal local representative to meet & greet you at the apartment, without the costs of package holiday prices.

We have 11 apartments to choose from, all owned by friends & family who use them as holiday homes.

All allow flexible length of stay & changeover days so that you are able to choose the most cost effective flight dates.

TO LOOK AT ALL THE OTHER APARTMENTS WE HAVE AVAILABLE SEE THE LINK TO OTHER APARTMENTS AT THE END OF THESE DETAILS. We can also help larger groups or multiple families travelling together by allocating apartments for all families close together.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Benalmadena Costa 3.5 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Malaga 15 km, Nearest railway: Arroyo de la Miel 3.5 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, Private tennis court, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

Tastefully furnished throughout, benefiting from a through lounge with american style kitchen and patio doors leading onto large sun terrace. The apartment has a fully equipped kitchen catering for 6 people and all mod cons which makes dining in the comfort and convenience of the apartment a pleasure rather than a chore.

All rooms have air conditioning to ensure you get a good nights sleep whatever the outside temperature and adjustable blackout persianas to allow light level adjustment and enable afternoon siestas or extended lie ins. Both the bathrooms and the bedrooms provide ample suitable lighting and mirrors and all bedrooms have sufficient hanging and storage space. A book of all local attractions and places to visit is provided in the apartment.

Further details outdoors

The two large and a further medium sized private sun terrace provide plenty of space to relax and sunbathe and also dine al fresco in comfort. There is a large swimming pool and gardens with convenient showers and toilet facilities and ample sun and shade. As you leave the apartment there is a local bus stop within 150 yards which gives access to all of the local amenities & attractions.

There is an on site licensed cafe/bar which serves food and drink and two on-site medical centres (one public and one private) so you have adequate local medical assistance should you need it. There are many and varied daytime attractions and evening nightlife in the local Benalmadena area and there is also a train station in Arroyo de la Miel, should you wish to explore further afield. There are also two golf courses in the area for keen golfers of all standards and many other golf courses easily accessible by car or by private hire taxi or chauffeur companies.

Further details

Travel cots, high chairs & hairdryers can be provided on request. We can also provide welcome food packs in the apartment for arrivals in the evening, or on a Sunday or a local bank holiday, when the shops are closed. One set of bedding & towels is provided for each occupant, with the exception of towels to be used outside of the apartment e.g. at the pool or the beach. Although this is a non smoking apartment, smoking is permitted exclusively on the outside balcony. Pets may be allowed - please enquire. Pool opening times are at the discretion of the residential community. Air conditioning/heating usage is payable locally via a one euro coin meter. There are also ceiling fans in every room.

About this location

The Andalucia region

The Costa del Sol translates to coast of sunshine and the all year round summer temperatures attract many thousands of visitors to the coast each year in search of sun, sea and sangria!

From November to March there is also the opportunity to combine your sunbathing with a trip to the mountain-top village of Sierra Nevada, where the ski resort atmosphere gives a totally different dimension to your winter break and the snow covered mountain scenery is spectacular. Sip hot wine, have a brandy and coffee, dine overlooking the vast mountain backdrops, have snowball fights in the sunshine, or shop for winter outfits to keep out the cold for when you return home! Skiiers take your ski's, non-skiers...go on give it a try!

This region of Spain also boasts many varied and contrasting Spanish towns and cities, from Seville and Granada, to Ronda, Nerja and Puerto Banus, all having unique sightseeing opportunities.

Gibraltar is also about 1 hour away and is renowned for it's money saving duty free shopping and the famous barbary ape colony high up the rockface. Close to Gibraltar, there is also easy access to North Africa, via Ceuta or Tangiers, should you wish to experience a different continent in the same trip, including Camel rides, Snake Charming, Bazaar shopping and the inevitable bargaining that goes with each purchase!

In short there is a whole world of different experiences within easy reach. Should you wish to know more about any of these areas of interest, we live locally and are able to provide more detailed information on all there is to see and do in each area.

Benalmadena Costa

The local area boasts a wide variety of amenities including:

-Restaurants, cafes, bars and beach side dining

-Shops, boutiques and local markets

-Benalmadena marina (voted the best marina in Europe)

-Parks and theme parks e.g. waterparks, zoo, sea-life centres, safari park, cable-car with falconry display etc.

-Varied nightlife including 24 hour casino and high quality live entertainment such as the popular International and flamenco shows and magic/illusionist shows, cinemas showing films in English

-Whitewashed Spanish villages

-Boat trips including evening dining and daytime dolphin trips.

-Beaches, coves, watersports, including diving and other sports e.g. golf, tennis, ice skating, horse/donkey rides, crazy golf, horse racing, walking/hiking, paragliding, fishing etc.

Also, with prices generally lower than the UK, you are able to indulge in plenty of luxuries and activities that would be more difficult to afford at home which makes the holiday a special pleasure.

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Review 1-3 of 3

4 Sep 2013


"Fantastic Apartment"

Just back from a short five day break at this apartment and have to say that we had a wonderful time. Firstly the welcome from Jon at the apartment on arrival was very helpful and gave us an insight i… More

19 Jul 2013


"Penthouse Paradise-July 13"

We love this place, its like home from home now having stayed twice now and booked again for next year.
I left a review after my last stay but unlike that occasion the weather made this stay even better.
Wonderful welcome again when we arrived and we got to meet Jon, Jill and Tomas on this visit (our new friends).
The open plan design is different to others on the site as we had family in another penthouse which did not have the same spacious feel. There is acres of terrace and the sun terrace gives 360 panoramic views up to the pueblo, the mountains and the coast/sea. It also looks down on to the communal pool which is an oasis in the middle of the apartments. The pool was lifeguarded but other than for the lifeguard you could almost have it to yourself even in July up till 5pm-7pm when the locals come home and spend a couple hours in the pool before evening meal. Thats the busiest time.
I barbequed for 8 of us several nights, the ourdoor kitchen at this property with that big 6 seater table is great for family eating.
There are slightly cheaper apartments around but this is worth the bit extra.
Please don't come to this apartment, we want it for ourselves!

15 Nov 2012


"Excellent/Comfortable stay"

This has to be the best apartment we have stayed in.

Extremely comfortable with everything we needed.

Barbaque and out door eating got well used.

Paddle tennis made up for the pool being closed.

Shame about the weather, but the apartment made it all okay!

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Jill L.

  • 7 Years listed

55% Response rate

Calendar last updated:28 Feb 2015

Based in Spain

Languages spoken
  • English

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