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Townhouse | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Renovated to a high standard with original features, the rooms are large and spacious. There are two double bedrooms with small balconies where you can sit and watch the world go by. A single bed is also available in a separate area of the house. There is a breakfast patio area leading off from the dining room and a large private and secluded sun bathing roof terrace. The lounge is on the third floor and has a large wood burner, TV with DVD player, two large comfortable sofas and great views of the surrounding countryside.
The kitchen is well equipped with a fridge freezer, washing machine, microwave and cooker. The oven is electric and the hob is gas. The bathroom is spacious with a fitted bath and shower. The dining room is well equipped with a large table suitable for six people dining. Dual system air-con is installed for summer and winter months on the second floor.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Torre Del Mar - Torrox Costa 10 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga 38 km, Nearest railway: Malaga 38 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (5), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Well equipped, modern fitted kitchen. Large bathroom with shower.
Both bedrooms have wardrobes, a dressing table, bedside cabinets and chest of drawers. There are ceiling fans above the beds for extra comfort in the summer months. There is also air-conditioning on this floor which filters into the bedrooms.
Large hallway leading into lounge area.
Lounge area has a large wood burning stove for the winter months where you can cook pizzas and jacket potatoes in the top part of the stove.
|Further details outdoors|
There is a superb municipal swimming pool with a children's pool and two bars open from end of June through to the 31st of August.
Parking is not available outside the house due to the narrow streets but cars can be parked nearby in the plaza or the side roads. Cars can be driven up to the house and unloaded.
Two supermarkets, three banks two with cash point facilities, post office, numerous bars and places to eat or enjoy a coffee. There is a superb medical centre and Chemist in the village, a weekly market and many small shops. The village has plenty of character and is very friendly. This will be a real taste of Spanish life but still within easy reach of the tourist towns of Nerja and Torre Del Mar.
Golf course 10km away.
Water Park 10km away
Large shopping complex 10km away
Horse riding can be arranged in Nerja.
Excellent Ski-ing in Sierra Nevada 2 hours from door to slopes.
Nerja - large tourist area full of holiday amenities
Granada Alhambra Palace within 2 hours away
Municipal pool only in use from July to September.
The Andalucia region
Benamargosa is a typical white washed Andalucian village just 10 miles (16km) from the resort of Torre Del Mar and only 38 miles (48km) from Malaga airport.
The village is set in a valley of orange, lemon and avocado trees by the side of the river of the same name, and although only having a population of about 1500, has everything to make a holiday in the "Real Spain." Within a short distance are the hilltop villages of Cutar and Comares (which also has its own pool). Panoramas of the striking landscape can be seen from these viewpoints of the Sierras down to the Costa del Sol.
A few kilometers inland finds Lake Vinuela, where there is fishing and sailing. The villages around the lake - Vinuela, Alcaucin, and Periana - are also worth exploring, and there are breathtaking drives into the sierras which reach over 2000m (6000 feet).
The Arabian fortress town of Velez-Malaga, a short distance away, is steeped in tradition and has a bustling shopping area.
Not too far away along the coast is the resort of Nerja, with its famous caves and "Balcon de Europa", and the historic hillside village of Frigiliana with spectacular views back down to the sea.
During Easter the village has a festival Semana Santa and a larger procession with floats is held in Velez Malaga.
There are many festivals throughout the year.
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27 Apr 2014
"Holiday in a spanish village"
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Benamargosa at Casa Azul. The village is slightly off the beaten track but has all the necessary facilities - supermarket, cafes and bars, cash machine etc which you may need during your holiday, and gives a real feel for Spanish village life.
The house is fully equipped and very comfortable and the roof terrace is excellent with great views over the village towards the mountains. It is situated up a steep hill but you can take a car to the door to unload groceries etc and then park in the village. There are several steps to the property and it would not suit a disabled guest.
A car is essential but, because you are not on the coast, it tempts you to look at surrounding areas and this was a particularly pleasant part of our stay. The nearby village of Comares is truly spectacular. Nerja and Malaga are easily reached via the Mediterranean motorway.
26 Aug 2013
"Lovely rental home in friendly Spanish village."
Benamargosa provides a perfect taste of real Spain, within easy travelling distance of Nerja and other local beaches/places of interest. The village pool is well worth a visit - extremely peaceful an… More
4 Oct 2012
"A very nice and very well equipped houise"
We stayed in this house for 3 weeks, which was not to long. We really enjoyed everyday. The house are equipped for up to 6 persons, nice furnitures and knick-knacks, which makes the house cosy and "like home" The village have everything you need - supermarkets, pharmacy, baker, 2 fishshops, restaurants, bars ect.
But you need a car to get around, don't miss the village Comares on the top of the mountain 10 km.away.
The beachs are nearby - can be reached in ½ hour. We could recommend Nejra area, nice shops, bars, restaurants this town has everything you need.
We will be back in Benemargosa - absolutely.
2 Sep 2012
"A little piece of heaven"
Casa Azul is a beautiful tastefully renovated house in a lovely Spanish village. Extremely well equipped kitchen and bathroom and double bedrooms with most importantly comfortable beds. Spacious and … More
1 Aug 2012
"Fabulous spacious home in a friendly Andalusian village"
A fabulous, spacious, well-equipped home set in a friendly village with villagers who are always happy to smile and converse with you. Very large outdoor sun-terrace overlooking the village which has… More
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