This warm and welcoming well furnished apartment is situated in the exclusive Costa Galera Country Club developement. The apartment has it's own private front/rear gardens but is also surrounded by maintained landscaped tropical gardens and 8 communal pools.The apartment benefits from sunshine to both gardens and one of the pools is at the bottom of the garden.
The Costa Galera Country Club is a private development located in Estepona on the New Golden Mile just west of Marbella. The complex benefits from 8 communal pools, 2 of which have large 'Chiringitos' (beach bars), offering hot/cold food and various drinks. The site has great playground areas for children.The true gem of Galera Park is the Albayt Country Club. It provides a restaurant, indoor swimming pools, jacuzzi, beauty treatments, gym, yoga and aerobics, health spa facilities and thermal, Turkish saunas. There is also an onsite golf academy, putting green and golf range. There are many golf courses within 15 minutes along the Costa, the nearest being the Estepona Golf and Duquesa Golf both of which welcome visitors.Estepona is a charming busy market town with a long promenade overlooking wide sandy beaches. The nearest beach to the apartment is a 5 minute walk away. Estepona has its own marina, which is full of restaurants and bars and holds a market every Sunday and a fish auction every morning around 6 am. The lovely Puerto de la Duquesa (about 3km away), and the dazzling Puerto Banus and cosmopolitan Marbella (about 20 mins away); with the lively resorts of Mijas, Fuengirola, Benalmedina and Torremolinos are within easy reach by car, bus or taxi. The luxury resort of Sotogrande with its championship golf courses and superb marina is also within a short drive.The Costa del Sol, the 'sunshine coast', has several attractions offering something for everyone. Selwo Safari Park in Estepona offers a great day out, as does Fuengirola Zoo. There are 2 Aqua Parks close by in Mijas and Torremolinos. Along the coast to Malaga will take you to the Tivoli World Theme Park with its mountain cable car lift.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Estepona 500 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga 80 km, Nearest railway: Fuengirola 50 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
There are several attractions close by offering something for all of the family. Selwo Safari Park in Estepona offers a great day out for all of the family, as does the Zoo in Fuengirola. There are two aqua parks close by, one in Mijas Costa and one in Torremolinos. A drive along the coast towards Malaga will take you to the Tivoli world theme park with its awe inspiring mountain cable car lift providing visitors with an excellent view of the coastAnother great day out is a visit to Gibraltar (passports needed), where you can take a tour of 'The Rock' and have close contact with the Apes. For the more adventurous, you can take a day trip to Morocco on the fast ferry from Algercias. There are many beautiful villages, towns and cities located nearby including Casares, Ronda, Mijas, Seville and Granada to name but a few.There are fantastic mountain ranges surrounding the coast and the closest is known as Sierra Bermeja, which is a national park and great for walks.Tarifa, the wind surfing capital of Europe is also a short drive away with its fantastic beaches and water sports for the more active. For those who like the finer things in life you may want to visit Laguna Village, an exclusive beach club with a fusion of exquisite designer shops, a variety of restaurants situated first line beach and surrounded by lagoons with waterfalls and tropical gardens with palm trees. Laguna Village is approximately 5 minutes away and offers visitors an excellent opportunity to relax and enjoy the amazing views of Gibraltar whilst surrounded in luxury
The country club offers many activities including an in-house spa and sauna if you wish to pamper yourself, or have a few lessons at the Club's golf complex before venturing out onto one of the local courses.Estepona offers water skiing, sea fishing, scuba diving and dolphin watching. The Marina is full of restaurants and bars, there is the pretty Plaza de las Flores lined with cafes and tapas bars.