Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 9
Villa cathy has been built to the highest standards and is situated in a well kept quiet urbanization which boasts a restaurant/bar, tennis courts and also a snack bar/mini mart. The villa sits in its own grounds with private pool surrounded by large terraces which you can sit and enjoy the stunning views of the sea and surrounding countryside, whilst cooking a feast on the stone BBQ provided. Villa cathy is a sizeable villa, the ground floor comprises of a fully fitted spacious kitchen large split level lounge/ dining room with patio doors opening out onto a part covered terrace overlooking the pool and garden. Leading off the hall way there is a double bedroom with en-suite shower room, plus a double bedroom with extra single bed and a twin bedroom, the later two share a separate shower room. The hallway has a large sweeping marble staircase which leads to a spacious master double bedroom with dressing room, en-suite bathroom and patio doors on to a large terrace.
|Size||Sleeps up to 9, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga 20 km, Nearest railway: Fuengirola 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Costa del Sol region
The Mijas costa region is a lovely part of the Costa del Sol boasting lovely beaches and plenty of places of interest to vist. We can thoroughly recommend visits to Mijas Pueblo 10kms, Marbella 25kms, Puerto Banus 35kms, Ronda Mountain Village 85kms and Gibraltar 100kms. With fast motorways and an early start Granada 165 kms and even Seville at 235 kms can be visited in a day.
There are several outstanding natural parks inland including visits to the Guadalhorce Lakes, El Chorro gorge and some spectacular mountain drives through the white mountain villages of the Sierra Nevada Alpujarras.
The villa is situated 3km from both La Cala de Mijas and Fuengirola.
Fuengirola has 7km of beaches from the quietness of Sohail Castle (just 5 mins drive 3km away - free parking) to Los Boliches.
La Cala is a delightful seaside town (just 5 mins drive free parking) with 3km of quiet beaches, free play area, with a good choice of restaurants. There are also five golf resorts (9 courses) within 15 kms radius of the villa.
There is a lovely restaurant bar on the urbanization overlooking the lifeguarded communal swimming pool, and toddlers paddling pool, should you like a change from your private pool!(communal pools open mid May to mid October) and a tennis court. There is a wide ranging and good value menu. There is also an informal bar at the entrance to the urbanization and a small supermarket on site offering bread freshly baked on the premises.
You are spoilt for choice for restaurants in Fuengirola and La Cala. Try especially the tapas bars frequented by the Spanish locals in the old quarter of Fuengirola just off Church square. Extensive shopping is located just 3 kms away at Parque Myramar Shopping Plaza also housing the Hypermarket, Cinema (English films shown) restaurants and extensive range of fashion stores. If you crave more retail therapy there are weekly outdoor markets in Fuengirola and La Cala and outlet shopping, restaurants and entertainment in Plaza Mayor by Malaga Airport.
There are various attractions close to the villa with Costa del Sol Racecourse and Karting 5 mins away, Sohail Castle 5 mins, Water Park (water slides etc) 10 mins, Fuengirola Zoo 10 mins, Tivoli World fun park and cable cars 20 mins.
Finally to sample designer shopping, go celebrity spotting and people watching or to admire exotic cars and super yachts then Puerto Banus is a must.