Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Both Worlds is a beach complex completely on its own on the eastern side of Gibraltar. The village of Catalan Bay is within a five minute walk with a small grocery shop, bars, restaurants and a wonderful beach. There is a 4star hotel there with two superb restaurants plus bars and swimming pool. There is a good bus service leaving the resort every half hour until around 9.00 pm. Taxis are plentiful in the main part of Gibraltar which is only a 15 minute ride away. A Gibraltar representative is joining Jackie's team from May 2012 to visit clients, organise trips if required and to be on hand for any problems.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sandy Bay|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Gibraltar 1.5 km, Nearest railway: San Roque 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details indoors||
The owners of this apartment have refurbished with taste and style incorporating necessities such as overhead fans, air-conditioning, microwave and washing machine. It is on the ground floor of the Both Worlds complex with just a few steps down to the beach. There is a twin-bedded room and a double sofa bed in the sitting room with a separate dining area. All rooms are overlooking the sea. There is now free WiFi. A cot is also available along with bedding. Milk and bottled water will be in the apartment on arrival for that very welcome cup of tea!
The Rock of Gibraltar region
Gibraltar is a British Colony attached to the foot of Spain within easy reach of Africa (Morocco) by ferry - within one hour. The currently is Sterling, the language is both English and Spanish with Gibraltarian a quaint mix between the two. The Border between Gibraltar and Spain is open 24 hours per day travelling through either on foot or by car. Gibraltar is a mile wide and three miles long. It is famous for the rock apes, seige tunnels and duty-free shopping. There is plenty of night life - casinos, funky nightclubs and superb restaurants.
Sandy Bay is on the Eastern side of the Rock. It is the only holiday complex with a beach on its doorstep. A short walk away is the beach and holiday village of Catalan Bay which has restaurants and bars and is popular with all Gibraltarians.
Local activities include diving, surfing, swimming, walking, sailing, fishing, golf and water ski-ing. There are a number of stairs to the apartment which is why it is not suitable for the elderly or infirm however the few steps down to the beach make it a wonderful holiday for children.