Villa / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 15

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

This 6 bed villa for rent in Almunecar is fully loaded for a great, fun filled, family holiday. Amazing views overlooking Cotobro bay and the Marina del Este. From here you can watch the yachts coming in and out of the marina, dive boats, shoals of fish and see the amazing sunsets. We have also seen super yachts in the bay.

Bird watchers will love the hawks, swifts, swallows and blackbirds that fly in front of the house especially in April and May. Free WIFI repeated around the villa. Large private play court and equipment. 5 minute walk to the beach and quality restaurants. From this point you are on the promenade!


On entering the villa, there is a large open plan area with hallway, large lounge, dining area with Italian marble floor. The lounge is fully equipped with TV, DVD player, Wii console, sky and European TV and music system with aux facility so you can play your own music. The lounge has an open fireplace. Off the lounge there are two bedrooms, one with a king size bed which has a large 5 piece en suite and direct access onto the outside dining balcony. The second bedroom of the lounge is a twin bedroom (but can be made up as a king-size bed). There is a separate shower room with WC on this level.

There is a fully fitted kitchen on this floor, complete with two fridges, two freezers, dishwasher, 5 burner cooker, grill and double oven . There is a 3 section gas BBQ on the outside dining terrace. There is a circular marble staircase taking you to the lower level where there are 4 bedrooms. Bedroom 3 is a large room with a king size bed with en-suite. There is a sofa bed in this room and is ideal for parents with young children.There is direct access to lovely balcony which is shared by bedroom 4, which is also a king size double bedroom and has its own shower room and WC directly opposite the bedroom door. There are soft chairs and settee on the balcony so you can enjoy private moments overlooking the bay.

At the other side of this level are bedrooms 5 and 6. They share a shower room with WC. They also share a balcony with amazing bay views. In bedroom 5 there is a pair of bunk beds with a larger 3/4 double bed on the bottom and a standard single on the top. In bedroom 6 you have two single bunk beds.

There is an additional camp bed and single mattress for extra children either sharing with parents or sharing with friends in the childrens rooms.

The internal walls have air cavities to help insulate the sound between rooms.

There are three different hot water sources and tanks to ensure multiple showers at the same time.

There is hot/cold air conditioning in all 6 bedrooms and the lounge. There are fitted wardrobes in all the rooms. There is also a washing machine, dryer, iron, safe for your valuables etc.

As you go down into the garden there is a gymnasium with two multi gyms, free weights and a punch bag. The garden is a shady grassy garden with 3 hammocks under two palm trees and a beautiful bay view. On this level there is an electrically heated, digitally controlled swimming pool 9 x 4.5 m, with a pergola over the outside dining area (seats 16). There is a traditional BBQ area, kitchen, shower room and toilet. We have now installed a bed settee and wardrobes in this kitchen area to give an extra double bed if required. Down from this level there is a sports AstroTurf court of over 100m2 (1100 sq.ft). Equipped for basket ball, football, bowls, badminton, golf putting practice etc. Further along this terrace there is a games area with a pool table (150cm x 80cm), table football, electronic dartboard and swing ball. Below this level is a fruit garden with mangoes, grapes, bananas, oranges, prickly pear and oranges. There are also some steps (approx 80) from the bottom of the garden to the beach access road.

There is a garage with 3 bicycles and a two man ocean kayak. There are also children's toys and family board games in the cupboard in the downstairs corridor. Pets may be considered. You can easily walk to the beach from the house (5 min) and only have to cross one quiet beach road at a designated crossing. You will find the first restaurant at this point on the beach, plus a bar and restaurant at the hotel. Once at the beach you can walk along the promenade and into Almunecar old town (35 minutes) passing numerous bars and restaurants along the way.The best points of the house are the outstanding views, the facilities for everyone to enjoy from children to grand parents, the stunning sunsets. The easy access down to the beach and along the promenade and into Almunecar old town (35 minutes) passing numerous bars and restaurants along the way.

The best points of the house are the outstanding views, the facilities for everyone to enjoy from children to grand parents, the stunning sunsets and views. The easy access down to the beach and along the promenade passing dozens of bars and restaurants. The heated swimming pool.

Size Sleeps up to 15, 6 bedrooms
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 3 family bathrooms, 2 en suites and 1 shower room
Nearest beach Cotobro
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 500 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Malaga 75 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Please contact the owner

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Private outdoor pool (heated), Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player, Boat available, Sea view
Pool Private outdoor pool (heated)
General Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Games room, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Sofa Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1), Single Beds (2)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Andalucia region

Granada is in Andalucia and home to the Sierra Nevada ski resort and the Alhambra Palace and Generalife. the Alhambra was recently voted as the eighth wonder of the world. The ski resort is normally open from the end of November to the end of April. The historic city of Granada is lively and vibrant all year around. Amazingly under-developed and stunning. The coastline is called the Costa Tropical and enjoys a genuine micro climate of cooler summer temperatures and warmer winter temperatures. Granada is the only province to still give FREE tapas with your drink so enjoy great cuisine for free. The Costa Tropical has Nature Reserves where you can enjoy breathtaking scenery and exhilarating walks. Seeing Ibex, mountain goats, wild boar and eagles is not unheard of if you know where to look. There are great canyon walks with fresh water waterfalls and pools. The area is home to a substantial Marine reserve so the snorkeling and scuba diving is some of the best in Spain with a wide variety of fish and marine life. In brief the Costa Tropical is where mountainous countryside meets the Mediterranean sea. It is green and tranquil with nightlife in the town. A perfect mix. The town itself is Almunecar.


The villa is in Cotobro which is an neighbourhood predominantly of large villas overlooking the bay to Marina del Este. This is where the promenade into Almunecar starts. There is a family beach and a separate nudist beach around the corner. There is also a restaurant with seating on the beach and a hotel with a great terrace facing west. From here you are just a 2km into the centre of town passing bars , shops and restaurants as you go. Almunecar is the resort capital of Granada. Almunecar has a host of activities from a castle, water park , sports facilities (football, tennis, paddle etc), boat cruises, boat hire, best scuba diving in marine reserve, nature walks in natural reserve parkland, canyoning, waterfalls, abseiling , rock climbing, parapenting/hang-gliding, schools (language, flamenco, cooking, art, hang gliding, scuba), great snorkeling, paint balling, 4x4 adventures, quad bike excursions, archery,etc. There are a choice of horse riding facilities and three golf courses to chose from 15 minutes to 40 minutes drive There is an amazing aquarium with underwater tunnels and sharks. Fishing trips. There is the old town to explore with its old cobbled streets, Phoenician ruins, roman ruins, museums, botanical gardens, flamenco shows, famous Bonsai tree exhibition. A wide array of restaurants from giant paella on the beach, to Asian fusion cooking, to cordon bleu quality chefs from all around the world.