ON THE BEACH!
5 STAR CLUB PLAYAS DEL DUQUE is in Puerto Banus, the Costa Del Sol's most prestigious and sought after accommodation where you can simply step out of the garden directly on to the sandy beach and into the soothing waters of the Mediterranean sea.
Located in a wonderfully unique, natural setting, enjoying an exceptional climate, this apartment offers every possible comfort for your stay. We offer the highest quality in a peaceful development, within 30 thousand square meters of the prize winning tropical gardens, yet only a few minutes walk from the opulent social life of Marina Puerto Banus in Marbella.
Our gardens have 3 swimming pools with integral children's' pools, life guard attendance, fountains, lily ponds and streams. The gardens host an open air restaurant and cafe exclusively for residents.
This very safe and secure development is located directly on the beach with two security gates - one leads on to the Blue Flag sandy beach, into the inviting Mediterranean sea and the lavish Ocean Club with its fabulous huge seawater swimming pool. The other security gate leads into the famous PUERTO BANUS MARINA which is a two minute walk either along the sandy beach or by using the boardwalk.
The gardens and apartment are wheelchair and push-chair friendly. The boardwalk is accessible from our garden gates which make the beach and Marina Puerto Banus so easy to navigate.
The 24 hours concierge / reception facilitating your arrival and departure times making them totally flexible and at your convenience plus an underground parking space is provided with elevator access. The complex enjoys a most luxurious exclusive health and beauty SPA with its own indoor heated swimming pool, well equipped gym, a multitude of dance & exercise classes, sauna, steam room and Turkish hammam , massages (reasonable entrance fee payable directly to club).
You will also find on site; a 24/7 supermarket, pharmacy, restaurants and cafes.
More photos are available on request.
Puerto Banus is the most loved resort in Spain enjoying a sunny micro climate protected by the magnificent Sierra Blanca Mountain range.
Apart from the world famous marina, displaying multi-million pound yachts, it has wonderful sandy beaches, restaurants, beauty salons, cinemas, art galleries, designer boutiques, department stores, post office, bakery, English & other nationality newspaper shop, pharmacy, medical services, alfresco cafes, plenty of nightlife, bars, banks, casino, bridge clubs, all water sports, bowling alley, horseback riding, bowling green, tennis and golf clubs, play grounds, water parks, crocodile farm, dolphin excursions, tours to the mountain villages, Gibraltar and across the waters into Morocco.
YOU DEFINITELY DO NOT NEED A CAR when holidaying in one of our apartments as everything you need is immediately accessible or just a few minutes' walk. However, we do include a designated car space inside the building accessible by elevator from the apartment, should you require it and at no extra charge.
Malaga or Gibraltar airports are 35 minutes drive.
Information on airport collection and car hire is available.
The lounge balcony has stunning views of the manicured gardens and Andalusian fountain and a pool. This apartment has two bedrooms, two bathrooms and sleeps up to 6 people.
There is a super quality sofa bed and luxury roll-away bed available for guests 5 and 6.
An airy and light contemporary lounge and dining areas are luxuriously appointed with high quality furnishings, dining table for 6, flat screen Satellite TV with UK and other European Channels plus DVD player. The apartment is centrally air conditioned for heating and cooling throughout.
WiFi with unlimted download, a speed of upto 40mb and additional cleaning are available upon request.
Spacious master bedroom with Juliette balcony, tastefully decorated with high quality furnishings, a luxury quality super king size bed plus fitted wardrobes. The en-suite bathroom is all marble, full bath tub/shower, WC, bidet, twin vanity unit.
Contemporary guest bedroom with twin beds and fitted wardrobes plus a Juliette balcony.
Guest bathroom is all marble, with full bath tub/shower, bidet, WC and vanity unit.
New modern kitchen is fully fitted with fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, electric hob and oven, washing machine and separate dryer, electric kettle & toaster, coffee maker. All cutlery, crockery, utensils, glassware, etc are provided including pans and oven dishes.
A separate utility room is en-suite to the kitchen. There is a convenient serving hatch from the kitchen to the dining area.
Dine alfresco for breakfast, lunch or dinner as the balcony has a smart rattan dining table for six (reclining rattan chairs for sunbathing) with views of the park like tropical gardens,
Pool and Andalusian fountain.
What's Included in the cost:
- Arrival and departure cleaning.
- A parking space in our underground garage.
- Linens, towels and pool towels.
- Baby cots and high chairs are available on request.
- Air conditioning, cooling / heating throughout.
- Satellite TV with UK and many European channels.
- Hair dryer in each bedroom.
- Steam iron and ironing board.
- Sterling or Euro bank transfers.
- or personal cheques.
- or credit card via the secure system of PayPal -We accept any currency using PayPal
and it's not necessary to have an account with PayPal to make a transaction.
- or transfer through Western Union
We provide an up to date folder in the apartment, giving lots of information about the local areas of interest, leaflets on tours and activities, restaurant and take away menus, emergency service contact details etc.
Every Saturday morning there is a popular street market located at the bullring in Puerto Banus. This market is the largest open market on the Costa Del Sol.
There are eight Andalusian provinces, a journey around the lands of Almería, Cadiz, Cordoba, Granada, Malaga, Huelva, Jaén and Seville. Each so close, and yet each so different...Hidden throughout the length and breadth of the rich geography of Andalusia's eight provinces are lovely cities which deserve a privileged position for their beauty, their priceless architectural heritage, or simply for their traditions.
Daily tours are available from here to all these provinces plus Gibraltar and Morocco.
If you are a golfer, this is Costa Del Golf - Golf experience holidays.
Within the length of this coast, there are over fifty spectacular golf courses offering international standards and designs.
The golf clubs are available for anyone to play and to use all their facilities without membership restrictions - daily entrance fees apply.
The area boasts some of the best golf courses in Europe including, but not limited to the Valderama course which hosted the 1997 Ryder Cup and the American Express Match Play Championships.
In Puerto Banus you are located in the centre of the Golfing environment where there are 5 world renowned Golf Courses. Centrally; Las Brisas, Aloha, La Quinta, Los Naranjos and Dame de Notche for night golf and there are many other courses to the East and to the West within half an hour's drive in either direction.
West of Puerto Banus:
Sotogrande, Duquesa, Estepona, Flamengos Golf & Resort, Monte Mayor, El Paraiso
Club Del Golf El Coto is 9 holes, Atalaya Golf and Country Club, Guadalmina Club Del Golf is 45 holes
East of Puerto Banus:
Marbella Golf and Country Club, Santa Maria, La Cala Resort, Miraflores, Cabopino with wonderful views, Torrequabrada, Mijas Golf is a busy course, La Noria is flat 9 holes.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Gated access from gardens to Plaza Beach,Puerto Ba|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: MALAGA OR GIBRALTAR 50 km, Nearest railway: FUENGIROLLA 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool, Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, 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 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, Climbing frame, Swing set, Trampoline|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking, Lift access|
|Further details indoors|
Safe and hairdryer supplied. The apartment is very spacious. It has dining for six on the balcony in addition to the dining table for six inside.3 Seater sofa bed plus matching 2 Str. sofa. Sun-out blinds fitted to bedrooms. Fully equipped modern kitchen with separate laundry room, ironing board, iron. Bed Linens, towels and pool towels, are included and change of sheets once a week. Cot and high chair available ion request. Extra cleaning can be arranged.The bathrooms have full baths, bidet, twin vanity units and marble floor and walls Plasma TV
WIFI is available .Fantastic SPA on site with indoor pool, sauna & steam rooms,Gymnasium, spinning, beauty treatments, yoga and other classes. Reasonable entrance fee applies.
|Further details outdoors|
Golf for day and night tournaments, please see details in next section
Leisure activities includes biking, horse back riding, water sports, golf, tennis, swimming, boat trips, multi complex cinema with original sound tracks, bridge clubs, casino, bowling, sea world, dolphin excursions, safari park/zoo, crocodile farm, two large aqua (water)parks, Tivoli World fun fair with international and traditional Spanish entertainment.
Every Saturday morning there is a popular street market at Puerto Banus bullring.
Most probably our location, Costa del Sol, offers all what you might wish for within few miles.
There is a collection of information leaflets and brochures in the apartment suggestions of of what to do for all the family. The concierge service is 24 hours and offers all the help that you might need.
Costa Del Golf
The alternative name for the Costa Del Sol is the Costa Del Golf. Along the coast, there are over fifty golf courses for all tastes, styles, budgets and facilities. There are the challenging and the less challenging. You would be completely spoilt for choice.
Some courses are hilly and the others flat park land courses with shady trees. The golf clubs are available for any one to enter and play and to use all their facilities without membership restrictions but on daily entrance fees for about 40 Euro for 18 holes..
The golf clubs offers eating, drinking and relaxing areas in the club houses, buggies, and all your needs to rent or buy from their shops.
The courses are normally much less crowded than would be expected and of good value.
The area boasts some of the best golf courses in Europe including, but not limited to the Valderama course which hosted the 1997 Ryder Cup and the American Express Match Play Championships,
We named some courses above but would like to name others here as you might be familiar with their names.
In Puerto Banus you are located in the centre of the Golf activities where there are 6 world renown Golf Courses in the Puerto Banus, Las Brisas, Aloha, La Quinta, Los Naranjos and Dame de Noche for night golf. There are tens of courses to the East and to the West within half an hour drive in either direction
West of Puerto Banus
Flamengos Golf & Resort
Club Del Golf El Coto is 9 holes
Atalaya Golf and Country Club
Guadalmina Club Del Golf is 45 holes
Los Aequeros Golf and Country Club
Club de Camp La Zagaleta
East of Puerto Banus
Marbella Golf and Country Club
La Cala Resort
Cabopino with wonderful views
Mijas Golf is a busy course
La Noria flat 9 holes
Several Malaga golf courses
In Puerto Banus you are located in the centre of the Golf activities where there are 6 Golf Courses in the Puerto Banus area and many to the East and many to the West where there are tens of courses within half an hour drive in either direction.
Puerto Banus, Marbella in the Costa Del Sol is the most loved resort in Europe. It has more than 300 days of sun a year. It is just as beautiful all the year around. It offers every thing a person could wish for within walking distance and a vast exposure to history and international cities within short distances. There are daily bus tours to Morocco and the magical cities of Andalusia if it was Cordoba, Granada, Sevilla and many others. There are hourly ferries to the interesting and colorful cities of Morocco with their colorful souks and entertainment. A short distance from the coast are the White Villages with their handcraft exhibitions. There are more famous museums in Malaga including the Picasso Museum. The quaint cobbled streets of old Marbella and a visit to Orange Square is a must. International and traditional entertainment and a whole world of adventures for everyone.
The 5 Star Club Playas del duque is set in 30 000 sq. meters of tropical prize winning gardens with sea view. There are 3 swimming pools, restaurant and a cafe. Enjoy the lily pond and streams and to stroll around the park like gardens is a wonderful experience that would be remembered.
The towns along the coast have week long festivals and carnivals, that move from from town or village to the next all the year around. There are too many Saints in Spain for an excuse for that. There is a safari park nearby plus adventure trips beside all the sports activities.The spectacular famous Spanish horse back riding schools offers memorable experiences for the young and the old.