Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Bright, spacious, luxurious second-floor apartment in Coronado building 300 metres (3 minutes' walk) from long, sandy beach. Two large south-facing balconies, overlooking tropical gardens towards the sea. Quiet and peaceful complex, yet plenty of restaurants and activities on your doorstep. Only ten minutes' drive from Marbella city centre. Tennis, gym, spa, and watersports within walking distance. Ideal for golfing holidays, with several golf clubs within 10-minute drive.
- Garden with large pool, children's pool, and children's play area
- La Sirena Restaurant on site, by the pool
- Supermarket, bar, and restaurant across the road
- Unlimited Internet access in apartment
- Satellite TV in several languages
- DVD-CD player with a range of DVDs and CDs
- Cot and baby bath provided if required
- Pets welcome
Perfect for beach and sun holiday from May to September, or for sports and sightseeing all year round. Ideal for couples, two singles, or a couple with a baby or toddler.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Playa de las Chapas, 3 minutes' walk 300 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga 37 km, Nearest railway: Fuengirola 17 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users, Lift access|
|Further details indoors|
The apartment has been newly decorated, retaining the traditional Spanish interior style: whitewashed walls, wood furniture, and natural stone floortiles.
The two south-facing, balconies from the living room and bedroom, provide sunlight from dawn to dusk.
Electronic Persian blinds on both balconies for shelter and security.
Unlimited wifi access throughout the apartment, and use of printer.
ENTRANCE HALL: Storage cupboard with sun loungers. Entrance to living room, bedroom, and bathroom.
LIVING ROOM: Two sofas. Flat-screen television with satellite TV in several languages. DVD player and a range of DVDs. Variable-speed ceiling fan with remote control. Dining area with four chairs. Balcony with dining table and four chairs.
High chair available by prior arrangement.
KITCHEN: Ceramic hob, extractor fan, combi-microwave oven, fridge, electric kettle, toaster, coffee maker, tableware, cutlery, cooking utensils, dishwasher. Large range of cooking utensils and tableware. Exterior window.
BEDROOM: Super-king-size bed (180 cm wide), with reading lights on each side. The bed base can be separated for use as two single beds. Large wardrobes with plenty of storage for your clothes and shoes. Steam iron, ironing board, and clothes . Chest of drawers. Dressing table with good hairdryer. Full-length mirror. Folding cot or Ikea folding bed available. Variable-speed ceiling fan with remote control. Balcony with sun loungers for sunbathing or relaxing.
BATHROOM: Shower, handbasin, WC, and washing machine. Extractor fan, heater, and exterior window.
The apartment has an electronic safe for storing your valuables.
Sun loungers are provided for use at the Coronado pool.
|Further details outdoors|
POOL: Large shared outdoor swimming pool, and a small pool for children. Pool bar open in summer. Sun loungers and beach towels are provided (May-October) for balconies, pool, and beach.
GARDEN: Large tropical garden and park, a designated green zone, that leads to the sea.
SUPERMARKET: Well-stocked supermarket opposite the Coronado building, serving a wide range of fresh food
RESTAURANTS AND BARS: La Sirena is on the ground floor of the Coronado building, facing onto the pool; lunch and dinner served daily. Cafeteria Mag cocktail bar on ground floor. Marbella Playa and Sunpoint, both opposite Coronado serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner at reasonable prices.
SPORTS: The Don Carlos hotel, a 15-minute walk along the beach, has a gym, sauna, tennis courts, and spa. Guests at Coronado can avail of short-term membership of the Don Carlos gym and tennis club. The nearest golf club is Santa Maria Golf in Elviria.
PARKING: available on the grounds of the building; there is no charge for parking.
BUS: Bus stop on A7, three minutes' walk. Regular daily bus service to Marbella city centre and Fuengirola.
We employ a professional management company to take care of all logistics locally, including keys, cleaning, and laundry.
ARRIVAL: An English-speaking representative will meet you at reception on arrival to take you to your apartment and give you the keys. Couples get one set of keys per person. You can arrange a starter pack of groceries with our representative.
AIRPORT TRANSFER: Available from Malaga Airport by prior arrangement with our representatives.
CAR HIRE: You don't need a car, as you can walk to the beach, restaurants and shops, and there is a regular bus service to Marbella centre, from where you can get buses to other cities in Andalucia. If you decide to hire a car during your stay, a local company will deliver the car to the Coronado building, and collect it when you finish. There is a petrol station nearby on the A7, where you can refill the tank before returning the car.
EXCURSIONS: You can book excursions to the cities of Andalucía, such as Sevilla, Granada, and Córdoba through a local agency in.
The Costa del Sol region
The Coronado Building is right on the Costa del Sol in Andalucía, the most southern region in Spain. Rich in beauty, history, and tradition, Andalucia contains some of Spain's most celebrated architectural wonders: the world-famous Mezquita (mosque) in Córdoba, the Alhambra in Granada, and the great Gothic cathedral in Seville. Between these iconic sities is a scenic mountainous landscape dotted with olive groves and white villages.
With an average of 300 days of sunshine a year, the Costa del Sol deserves its name, "the Sun Coast." Whether you like a relaxing holiday, an active sporting holiday, or a cultural sightseeing holiday, the Costa del Sol has it all.
RELAXING HOLIDAY: You can really unwind here, sunbathing, strolling on miles of sandy beach, and having breakfast, lunch, and dinner al fresco, either on the living room balcony or at one of the many lovely beach restaurants (chirringuitos) along the beach.
SPORT AND ACTIVITIES: For an active holiday, the Costa del Sol is renowned for its range of great golf courses. There is a wide range of other sports including tennis at the Don Carlos Sports Club, hillwalking, and watersports.
SIGHTSEENG AND CULTURE: The town of Marbella with its charming fishing quarter, long seafront promenade, and the old town's winding streets, is ten kilometres from Coronado. Explore the white villages of Andalucía, such as Ronda and Mijas, or visit the iconic cities of Granada, Seville, Cordoba, and Jerez, passing through a landscape of rolling hills dotted with olive groves. To the south, you can visit Algeciras or Tarifa, from where you can make a boat trip to Morocco. Marbella bus station has a reasonably priced service to all these destinations, and many more. Alternatively, you can book guided day-trips by coach through a local tour organiser.
Coronado is in the Marbella municipality, which stretches about 30 kilometres along the coast, from Cabopino in the east to San Pedro de Alcantará in the west.
MARBELLA TOWN: Coronado is situated 10 kilometres (6 miles) to the east of Marbella town. An Andalusian port at the foot of the Sierra Blanca, Marbella displays traces of its past in its palatial town hall, medieval ruins, and ancient Moorish walls. Marbella town retains its authentic Spanish atmosphere and charm, with a pretty promenade along the seafront, and a charming Old Town with its flower-filled balconies and whitewashed houses. The Patio de los Naranjos (Court of the Orange Trees) is the central point for wandering the cobblestone streets of the Old Town. Here you can enjoy the fountains and cafes with sidewalk tables where you can sit back and watch the world go by.
PUERTO BANUS: One of the largest entertainment centres in the Costa del Sol, with 5 million annual visitors, Puerto Banus is popular with international celebrities. Built around a coastal village in the Mediterranean architectural style, Puerto Banús contains expensive shopping malls, restaurants and bars around the marina. It is also scene to many exotic cars and large yachts that are owned by international celebrities. Cars like Ferraris, Lamborghinis and Mercedes are a common sight in the summer months around Marbella. Puerto Banus about 6 km (3.5 miles) from to the west of Marbella centre. You can take a boat trip from Marbella harbour to Puerto Banus.
THE AREA AROUND CORONADO
BEACH: Playa de las Chapas is 300 metres from Coronado, about three minutes' walk. It is one of Marbella's best beaches, with several miles of golden sand, and no high-rise buildings. It is safe for swimming, and lovely for a morning or evening walk or run at any time of year.
RESTAURANTS: The beach has several restaurants serving good local seafood. The Elviria Commercial Centre is a 20-minute walk, and it has a variety of bars and restaurants.
NIGHTLIFE: The famous Nikki Beach Club, open from May to September, is ten minutes' walk along the beach, at the Don Carlos Hotel: you can have lunch, dinner, or drinks, and spot the visiting celebrities.
The bar in the Don Carlos Hotel has live music some nights; check at reception for details.
Elviria Commercial Centre has several bars and restaurants open all year round, and open till late in summer.
Marbella town has some great authentic Spanish tapas bars, and plenty of activity all year round, especially around the harbour area.
SHOPPING: There is a supermarket across the road from Coronado. The Elviria Commercial Centre is a 20-minute walk. It has a wide range of bars, restaurants and shops catering for all tastes. Marbella town has a great range of shops: clothes, shoes, jewelry, and handcrafts.
GOLF: Cabopino, Santa Maria, and Santa Clara Golf are all within a 10-minute drive of Coronado.
SAILING: Puerto Cabopino, a beautiful small harbour, often referred to as one of the best-kept secrets of the Costa del Sol, is a 20-minute walk along the beach. It has some lovely restaurants overlooking the sea.
TENNIS: The tennis club at the Don Carlos Hotel offers daily, weekly, and monthly membership, and tennis coaching for all levels.
GYM: You can use the gym and tennis courts at the Don Carlos Hotel (about 15 minutes' walk) for a daily or weekly rate.