Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
This is a fantastic apartment in a luxury gated complex with pools and paddle tennis and also play area for children. There is a mini market with wine and shopping as well as gift shop, hairdressers and launderette at the complex.
We are located in a semi rural location yet only 10 minutes from the beach,20 minutes drive from Malaga Airport. La Hacienda de Mijas Golf is opposite 2 championship golf courses and within 20 minutes drive of at least 8 others.This could be referred to as one of Spain’s best kept secrets.
Only five-fifteen minutes from the larger resorts such as Fuengirola, Benalmadena, Marbella and Puerto Banus, where you will find fabulous marinas, wonderful shops, restaurants to cater for all tastes and incomes and varied night-life.
The apartment benefits from its lovely shared gardens, 4 pools, 2 for children,2 paddle tennis courts, 2 children's play areas. Leading from the living room is a balcony with table and chairs to sit outside and enjoy a chilled glass of wine. With two bedrooms and a Z bed, the apartment is ideal for families and golfers with plenty in the surrounding area to see and do during your stay. Safe underground parking.
For the young family and for those who like their sport, in addition to the many golf courses, there are water activities including water park, water skiing, fishing trips, and diving. You can also go horse racing at Mijas Hippodrome racetrack, which in the summer months is a night time venue and a really good night out for everyone. .
At fiestas there is an area for barbecuing and a bar to relax very close to the complex. These are popular with the locals and can have a great atmosphere. La Cala and Fuengirola are about 8mins by car and have great beach bars as well as restaurants and excellent food.
15-20 minutes down the coast are Marbella and Puerto Banus where you can see the fantastic marina and relax with great shops and great eateries.
Can arrange meet and greet and car hire.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Fuengirola 5 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga 25 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
|General||Air conditioning, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Parking, Lift access|
|Further details indoors|
The Main and second bedroom have a king size and two single beds. Lamps for reading are provided next to each bed. Built in wardrobes with hangers for your clothes keep things nice and tidy. Extra blankets and pillows. When you want to unwind after a hard day in the sun or seeing the sights, on the comfortable sofas and soft cushions you can enjoy Satellite TV - BBC1, 2, 3, 4, ITV 1, 2, 3, 4, with a nice drink and ease the night away.
**Hire of cot and highchair is available on request for £20 per week. Please advise at time of booking re this.
*Air conditioning is on a meter at 1€ for 2 hours.
|Further details outdoors|
The apartment is modern and furnished well. Enjoy evening drinks on the balcony and lovely mediterranean food. The kitchen is well equipped and modern. there are two lovely bathrooms and bedrooms with lamps, cotton sheets, and built in wardrobes.There are patio doors leading to the terrace in one of the bedrooms.
Satellite TV is provided. The complex has 2 children's paddling pools and 2 adult swimming pools and the complex has 2 paddle tennis courts for those who like to get really active.
At the front of the complex are useful shops, hairdressers and launderette. .
The Costa del Sol region
The Costa del Sol has the most fantastic climate with over 300 days of sunshine per year and is a very popular destination for visitors to spain. The beautiful climate lends itself to many outdoor activities.
The coastline is wonderful to explore with lovely marinas, small bays, fishing ports and beautiful golden beaches. It suits most kinds of holidaymakers both young and old and makes for a relaxing enjoyable holiday.
There are many activities including water sports, water parks, great beaches, go-karting, golf, tennis, historical sites or just lovely walks by the sea. The food is delightful with tapas and lovely restaurants or small eateries on the costa to suit all tastes and budgets.
The promenades are popular in many towns and many people walk out on them especially in the evenings making a great atmosphere.
The Mediterranean water is warm and safe with hills & high mountains sheltering the coastline which allows for the best climate in Spain.
There are different towns on the costa each with their own unique features.
Benalmadena is a modern town and has a beautiful marina.
Malaga has a great climate and has a lovely old town with cathedral and all the latest shops with great night life and atmosphere.
Fuengirola is an older town but still have the attractions associated with a good holiday resort and a long seafront promenade.
Ronda sits on the top of a plateau on either side of the plunging Tajo Gorge, one of the most remarkably situated places in the world.
Mijas is awhite village,. It has lovely craft shops, pottery and paintings are a really good buy.
Marbella has always been successful in attracting upmarket guests. Great shopping and great for "people watching!"
Torremolinos is a great shopping town for cheaper goods. La Carahuela region has some of the best fish restaurants of the Costa del Sol and a wonderful atmosphere.
Nerja is known for its clear air, caves and magnificent view.
La Hacienda is in a great location just 8-10mins from La Cala and Fuengirola.
It is walking distance from 2 world class golf courses Los Olivos and Los Lagos with beautiful clubhouse and dining terrace. There are 6 courses at champion standard within a short drive. Most of the Costa's 60 courses are less than an hours drive from La Hacienda. There are courses for all levels of player.
Two beautiful hotels/clubhouse are within walking distance of the apartment, Hotel Tamisa Gold 4 star hotel and Hotel Byblos 5 star hotel. It is possible to eat outside n lovely restaurants there with great views. There is also a barbecue area close by.
Close by are Fuengirola with a superbly long beach, great outdoor market on Tuesday, lots of lovely restaurants and super beach activities. There is a large shopping complex called the Miramar about 5 mins drive from the apartment in Fuengirola, this has the latest shops and a cinema complex. La Cala is very close with more quiet beach, lovely beach bars and food and outdoor market on saturday.
A bit further down the coast about 20 minutes drive is Marbella wth the fantastic Orange Square with superb eating out and just relaxing. Puerto Banus is just next door to Marbella, with fantastic designer shops, El Corte Ingles and a superb harbour and yachts to walk around and just enjoy.
Malaga is just 20-25mins in the other direction. It has super shops and a fantastic old town with gardens, El Castillo and Cathedral surrounded by lots of lovely little plazas and eating places.
Torremolinos, Benalmadena are relatively near. A bit further down the coast is lovely upmarket Estepona and about an hours drive is Gibraltar for duty free and to see the Rock. This is well worth a trip.
Meander through the narrow cobbled streets of Mijas Village where many artists and writers have settled. The craft shops have some wonderful hand made pottery and often affordable paintings and prints by acclaimed local artists, There are good restaurants and even a donkey taxi service. The views from the village are spectacular.
Other places of interest are Cordoba and Granada. These are beautiful old Moorish cities well worth a visit and about 2 hours drive from the coast.
Ronda with its famous Gorge again is a fantastic trip out. There is a railway service that goes to Ronda.
Travel to Tangier in Morocco from Algeciras across the Straits of Gibraltar by hydrofoil (takes just 35 minutes.).
During the winter months you can even go skiing on the Sierra Nevada Mountains, which are about 1-2 hours away.