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.
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15 Sep 2013
"excellent the best in gib"
excellent clean apartment with excellent service key comes a couple of weeks before you leave giving peace of mind when you arrive. apartment very clean and well equipped. we have used this apartment … More
19 Sep 2012
"Fantastic stay in this lovely well equiped apartment"
We've just had a lovely stay in this great apartment. Jackie was brilliant, very helpful and easy to deal with when booking. We found the property easy to find, right at the end of the number 4 b… More
8 Jul 2012
Return visit to this lovely little gem in Gibraltar. We love spending time here and the apartment is a real home from home. It has everything you need for a great self catering holiday. The additio… More
2 Apr 2012
Just spent a very pleasant short stay at this apartment with my brother. It was clean,comfy,well equipped and the location is stunning. There is a regular,efficient and free bus service connecting you to the rest of Gibraltar and great food just a short walk away in Catalan Bay. Very reasonable rates and good communication with the manager ensured a wonderful holiday. Would definitely return.
6 Mar 2012
When we arrived we could not believe how close we were to the beach! Yer we'd seen the photos but we didn't think it was THAT close :) The apartment was clean, spaceous, well equipped and ju… More
I do tell everyone I take all the pix personally from the apartments so what you see is what you get!! So pleased you loved it and look forward to seeing you again. best wishes, Jackie
14 Feb 2012
"Ideal Place to Chill Out and Relax"
Wonderfully located apartment with ever changing views of the sea. From watching the sun rise to lounging on the terrace with a glass as it sets at night - superb.
The apartement is very comfortably furnished with all you could need for a happy self catering holiday. The local bus service is close at hand and is very economical. You can even get the bus to the local Morrisons store is you need a large shop, or there is a small shop closer to hand at Catallan Bay, you can get there by steps leading down by the side of the Caletta Hotel. An added bonus of Gibraltar is that you can use sterling, no need to change currency. This has to be a good thing in the current economic climate. Spain is easily accessible also, the local bus station is located just a few minutes walk on the other side of the border crossing. If you fancy a night out in the town, the local taxis are very reasonable. We have spent many happy evenings there and if you are feeling like a walk, the walk back to the apartment is very comfortable.
I completely agree this apartment is ideally situated. So pleased you enjoyed your holiday. best wishes, Jackie
6 Feb 2012
"A Good Base For Gibraltar and Spain"
A home from home, it has everything you need to have good self catering holiday. The view of the sea in the morning watching the sunrise to watching the boats in the evening with a glass of wine in yo… More
A lovely review, thank you very much. best wishes, Jackie
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