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**TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR WINTER SUN DISCOUNTS ** – Home 458542 Apartment

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

**TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR WINTER SUN DISCOUNTS ** – Home 458542

Excellent Excellent – based on 30 reviews

  • Apartment
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Apartment / 2 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 4

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

**** GREAT VALUE, LARGE SUNNY TERRACE, CLOSE TO BEACH **** Enjoy the sun on this spacious south facing sunny terrace. Perfect location, lower Riviera del Sol, no car required, close to all amenities, easy walking distance to shops and restaurants.This south facing, fully equipped, cool, ground floor but elevated, 2 bed 1.5 bath apartment is situated in Riviera Del Sol within easy, short walking distance to amenities and beaches (800m's) and only 20 minutes drive from Malaga airport and 15 minutes to Puerto Banus. It is modern and tastefully decorated and has free WIFI, Apple TV and an extensive library of films, this lovely holiday apartment is offered at very competitive rates.This is a very sunny south facing apartment but keeps nice cool during the Summer months and has lovely views of the Mediterranean Sea and mountains to be enjoyed from the spacious terrace offering room to soak in the sun and dine al fresco. The apartment is perfect for all holiday types including beach lovers,

**** GREAT VALUE, LARGE SUNNY TERRACE, CLOSE TO BEACH **** Enjoy the sun on this spacious south facing sunny terrace. Perfect location, lower Riviera del Sol, no car required, close to all amenities, easy walking distance to shops and restaurants.This south facing, fully equipped, cool, ground floor but elevated, 2 bed 1.5 bath apartment is situated in Riviera Del Sol within easy, short walking distance to amenities and beaches (800m's) and only 20 minutes drive from Malaga airport and 15 minutes to Puerto Banus. It is modern and tastefully decorated and has free WIFI, Apple TV and an extensive library of films, this lovely holiday apartment is offered at very competitive rates.This is a very sunny south facing apartment but keeps nice cool during the Summer months and has lovely views of the Mediterranean Sea and mountains to be enjoyed from the spacious terrace offering room to soak in the sun and dine al fresco. The apartment is perfect for all holiday types including beach lovers, golfing trips, family holidays and for younger groups that want to be near Marbella but not pay Marbella prices. For golfers in immediate proximity is the Miraflores Golf Course and additionally the area has numerous other golf courses within very close range.Set in very small community of only 25 properties you have the best of both worlds, a quiet residential area to relax in peace but within easy 5 minute walking distance to all amenities. The closest beach is located just 800m´s away and also the popular beaches of La Cala, Torrenueva and Cabopino which also features a small port and many beach side restaurants are all only 2 mins away by car. There are 2 commercial centers within 0.5km offering supermarkets, bars & restaurants, the Miraflores Club House is also very close offering restaurant and entertainment.Local transport, taxis and buses are very close by but a car is recommended to fully enjoy the coastline but not essential. ** Looking to buy a property in Spain? Then browse through our website, just google Sol Simple Properties. We have access to all the properties across the coast.Book Vista Hermosa for your holiday and buy through Sol Simple and we will fully refund your accommodation costs!! **

Location description from owner

The Costa del Sol region

Mijas Costa is situated in the heart of the Western Costa del Sol and just 35 kilometres from Malaga International Airport. It has a varied landscape that goes from the mountains all the way to the sea. It lies 10km from Fuengirola in the direction of Marbella (25km)

Below the town are many of the most popular resorts on the Costa del Sol

Cabopino: (3-5 mins drive)

Cabopino beach are situated on the coast, halfway between Fuengirola and Marbella. Miles of beautiful sandy beaches with water sports, fishing and boat trips. There is also a pleasant harbour and renowned restaurants. Cabopino is one of the Costa del Sol's best kept secrets. Ideal for kids as shallow water!!

Marbella: (10 mins drive)
One of the most delightful promenades on the Costa Del Sol, with its classy restaurants and bars overlooking the beach front. A visit to the Orange Square will bring you to a host of street restaurants in the old part of Marbella.

Puerto Banus: (15 mins drive)
Mega rich yachts, world famous fashion shops, Casino, shopping centre, top beaches and spectacular views make this place special.. The nightlife is buzzing with numerous Bars & Restaurants overlooking the marina. Hire a yacht and go out into the Mediterranean

Benalmadena: (30 mins drive)
A lively resort with its beautiful sandy beaches & a spectacular promenade 2km long. Visit the Marina Plaza, often described as Covent Garden on water. Other attractions include the Tivoli World theme park.

Mijas Pueblo: (20 mins drive)
One of the prettiest villages in Spain, this traditional village has breath taking views. Take a donkey ride to explore the charm of this village on the famous. Also lookout for the Mineral water spring at the entrance to the village

Ronda: (50 mins drive)
Ronda is truly a spectacular village, famous throughout Spain for the plunging river gorge which divides this enchanting village. Ronda also has the oldest & most beautiful bullring in the whole of Spain.

The Mijas Hippodrome, ( a racetrack) is situated a few km's from Riviera which has meetings every week and includes lots of entertainment around the course. Anyone visiting Mijas will of course want to wander through the beautiful, whitewashed mountain Pueblo to enjoy the spectacular views.

There are numerous organised trips to Morocco, Gibraltar Rhonda etc available to book within the village area

If you want to explore further afield there are many car rental agencies that will allow you to pick up a car at the airport and leave it there once finished. In the retail complex is a hire car company called Fetajo which I would recommend as they are very competitive with good quality cars and no hassle petrol wise. They will rent cars for your entire holiday or for just a few days. Pick up and drop off at the airport can be arranged.

Gibraltar: (90 mins drive)
Tax free shopping (Don't forget to take your passport along when visiting).
It is a must see visit like stepping out of Spain back into England within 5 minutes!.. Here you have a multitude of English High Street stores and wines, spirits, perfumes and cigarettes are duty free. When you visit Gibraltar, you will find that the people are friendly, helpful and always polite. They are very proud and if you visit on September 10th (National Day) wear red and white to help celebrate and to fit in!

Riviera del Sol

Mijas Costa / Riviera del Sol

The apartment is a pleasant 25 minute drive from the airport and is situated on one of the lowest parts of Riviera del Sol.

It is within 5 minutes walk to 2 retail complexes where there are supermarkets and various other shops. There are a number of restaurants and bars where you can enjoy a quiet meal or a cool Sangria!

Available but not exclusively:

Bars (with free Wi-Fi)
Restaurants
Take away's
DVD hire
Laundries
Stationers
Gift shop
Car Rental
Money exchange
Banks
Many others

It is an 8-10 minute walk to the nearest beach where there are more bars and eating facilities. The long sandy beach is well cared for, clean, soft and golden sand with sunbeds and parasols for rental. Max Beach Bar sits right on the beach at Riviera del Sol and offers a lovely view out to the sea. It is a great place to go for a drink in the evening when the weather has been hot as you get the cooling effect of the sea.

The local bus service and a taxi rank are just 5 minutes from the apartment. The buses are very cheap.

The Aztec club is 2 minutes walk from the apartment. In that complex are two bars with snack food, a good Italian restaurant, a gym, a heated pool, sun loungers, mini golf, hairdresser, and tennis courts. On certain days they provide an all inclusive deal with access to the pool and loungers and a full barbecue meal for around 10-15 euros. Watch some of the young kids there play tennis! They will astound you.

There are over 60 golf courses in the province of Malaga (more than any other province in Spain). More than 30 of these are to be found in the 'Costa del Golf' area.

So within 10-30 minutes drive from the apartment you will find several. The closest (Miraflores) is actually only 1 min away plus a driving range.

Calahonda is a 10-15 minute walk. There are a variety of restaurants, shops and bars/ discos, one in Calahonda and one at Max Beach. There are two major supermarkets there one in the main complex and one 100m up the hill. Both are good but the one in the main complex has a very competitive offering of fresh meat and fish with an onsite butcher and fishmonger.

La Cala a pretty little town is 5 minutes from Riviera by bus and has over a dozen restaurants and bars There are plenty of things to see and do for a day out. There is a large market each Saturday and Wednesday from early till 14-00.

Fuengirola (10Km) and Marbella (25Km) can both be reached on the local bus if you don't have a car. The beaches in both are magnificent and the array of shops and bars a paradise for shoppers. Both are exceptionally good places to shop for clothes and shoes. Fuengirola has a large market open on Tuesday and Saturday from early till 14-00.

Parque Aquatico Mijas is one of the main water parks on the coast and is located along the main road heading towards Fuengirola. Open from 10:30 hrs. to 18:00 hrs. and with a discount for people who arrive after 15:00 hrs, as well as free entrance for children under the age of four and other special rates for parties and season tickets.

Facilities include self-service restaurant, changing rooms, safety deposit boxes, gift shop, floats and a picnic area.

Just remember if you are planning on spending the day at the aqua park, bring along plenty of suntan lotion.
TEL: 952 460 404
FAX.: 952 469 442
WEB SITE: www.aquamijas.com

PRADO WORLD (Estepona)
Tel. +34 952-79-11-74
Fax +34 952-79-11-66

This theme park is located in Estepona along the main road. With a water park as well as other attractions such as Mini Golf, Football, TV Room, Shooting Gallery, Basket Ball and Remote Control Lorries.

There is also a restaurant, bar, parking and facilities for the disabled. Prado World also caters for birthday parties and there is a picnic area if you want to cook your own food.

Water slides, miniature golf, trampolines, kids activates.

AQUAPARK TORREMOLINOS (Torremolinos)
Cuba, 10
29620 Torremolinos
Tel. +34 952-38-88-88
Fax. +34 952-37-01-99
WEB SITE: http://www.aqualand.es/torremolinos/en/

Aquapark Torremolinos is located 50 Km from Marbella. It is said to be the largest aquapark in Europe covering more than 70,000 square metres, rides here include the hair-raising kamikaze twister and several near vertical slides, together with a tiny tots area, 'waves swimming pool and even a Jacuzzi.

This aquapark has all the attractions you would expect from a park of this size, with plenty of space within the park for sunbathing as well as many restaurants and a golf zone. Special prices for groups and children under three free. Located along the main coast road.

Slides, Multi Slides, Jacuzzi, Children's Zone, Kamikaze Twister, Rapids, The Black Hole.

SEA LIFE CENTRE (Benalmádena)

Puerto Deportivo
29630 Benalmadena
Tel. +34 952-56-01-50
Fax. +34 952-44-67-84

Benalmádena Port (30 Km from Marbella). The 'Danger in the Reefs' exhibition here allows you to experience the ocean's most deadly creatures, ranging from the Blue Ring Octupus, capable of killing a person in 20 seconds, to the comical Puffer Fish which is only fatal if you are foolish enough to eat it!.

This is a great one to take the kids to, they will love it. Loads of local and more exotic Mediterranean wildlife, sharks, rays, eels and more. The underwater passage is always popular and there is a great deal to look at and learn.

SELWO COSTA DEL SOL (Estepona)
Ctra.N-340, Km.162,5. Las Lomas del Monte
29680 Estepona
Tel. +34 952-79-21-50
WEB SITE: http://www.selwo.es/en

Man-made features is the bird canyon, a massive enclosed area of hills and plants, within which more than 40 different species of birds live freely.

A great part of the circuit is made in all-terrain trucks, although there is lots to see on foot, so I recommend you to wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Also there is limited shade so summer visitors should remember to bring along a hat and sun cream.

The Park has restaurants, shops, parking and much more services and facilities.

TIVOLI WORLD (Benalmádena)
Arroyo de la Miel
29630 Benalmadena
Tel. +34 952-57-70-16
Fax. +34 952-44-50-45

Tivoli World is an amusement park located in Arroyo de la Miel, just 2 kms from the Benalmádena Costa. There are various rides as well as a tiny tots section, restaurants, bars and a professional calibre programme of concerts mainly by Spanish performers, as well as some 'lookalike' stars.

Recent additions to the park include Tivolilandia and Tivoli Agua; the former is an infant area with 11 rides and other attractions specially adapted for very small children and babies; the latter is a water mountain flume ride which opened last year and has proved very popular.

DOLPHIN SAFARI (Gibraltar)

Marina Bay Complex.
Gibraltar
Tel. +34 956-77-19-14
Mobile: 607-29-04-00
Touch a DOLPHIN or view the under waterworld in a special glass bottom boat

CROCODILE PARK.

Torremolinos, Málaga
Tel. +34 952 051 782
WEB SITE: http://www.cocodrilospark.com/

Imagine an African Adventure at Your Feet, but fenced off! Europe's only crocodile park with 200 crocodiles, from babies right up to the huge five-metre long adults approx weighing in at almost 500 kilos. The park has now set up a mini zoo especially for the children with mouflons, Nan dues, deer and miniature ponies.

Crocodile Park is home to more than 300 crocs, including the massive Giant of the Nile and 'Big Nose', an old age pensioner of 77, measuring nearly 5 metres.
The park's 'nursery', always busy thanks to the park's successful breeding program, thanks to which each female has 30-50 eggs. There is also a museum where you can swot up on croc facts, a video presentation, restaurant and souvenir shop. Open daily 10.00-18.00.
Adults: 7.50 euros Kids: 5.25 euros +65: 5,25 euros. Children under 4 years: Free. An adult must accompany children under 12 years.

FUNNY BEACH. (Marbella)

Ctra.N-340, Km.184
29600 Marbella East
Tel. +34 952-82-33-59

Action and fun for all the family and much more in Funny Beach. Trampolines, Go-Karts for adults, Mini-motorbikes for children and many others attractions such a Water skiing, Jet-skis, etc.

In their restaurant you can enjoy a varied menu for all the family.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • 2 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • BBQ
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property
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About the owner

Nayana A
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated::
22 Oct 2016
Years listed:
3
Based in:
Spain
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, Spanish


This Apartment has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 4. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 29 May 2013. Located in Mijas, it has 30 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £297 to £339.

The Owner has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 22 Oct 2016.

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“An Amazing month in South of Spain”

Reviewed 17 Apr 2016

Vista Hermosa is an absolute perfect place to call 'home' while on vacation. The apartment has everything you need to be very comfortable. The terrace is awesome for relaxing and taking in the sun. Having internet and apple tv was a really appreciated add. The location is perfect, easy walking distance to the sea, shops and supermarkets, Bus/Train transport makes it very easy to get around as well. We were there for one month, the first two weeks we used public transit with absolutely no problem. The second to we rented a car and visited further a far to Ronda & Gibraltar, both we would highly recommend! Nayana has been wonderful right from the start. A big heartfelt thank you for letting us enjoy your apartment. The weather has been picture perfect for our entire stay. We will remember our stay here for years to come and hope we can return once again.

“Comfortable and welcoming apartment with all you could need”

Reviewed 1 Jan 2016

We stayed here with our toddler in December 2015, and would absolutely recommend it to anyone needing a self catering option in the area. Two good sized bedrooms, great living space, a small but well stocked kitchen including a washing machine (godsend with a toddler and a small luggage allowance!). The sun terrace, which we used even so late in the year, is a fabulous size with a high balcony rail and only a couple of steps down so our little boy was safe to play there. There's a supermarket at the bottom of the hill, with a couple of restaurants/bars and a cafe in the same block and several more round the corner on the main road. Just opposite the supermarket is a small park with a play area for children and some rabbits/chickens to watch. The beach is just across the main road, with a crossing, and is sandy and gently sloping for paddling. It's a largely residential area, and was very quiet and calm at night. Communication with Nayana was easy and prompt, payment easy and refund of security deposit prompt and in full. There's lots of info in the apartment about the area plus games and films provided (including toddler friendly options on the film box) and she came down personally to check everything was ok shortly after we arrived. There are steps from the road down to the apartment itself (which aren't very well lit) and a small step into the apartment, but otherwise it's flat throughout. However if you have walking difficulties the apartment is up a steep hill - the back entrance on Calle Aries does help with that, but there are still lots of steps to come up - and that would probably be my only note of caution. Otherwise I would wholeheartedly recommend this apartment and we will certainly return.

“Ticked all the boxes”

Reviewed 2 Oct 2015

Wouldn't hesitate to return to this light, bright and airy apartment in a fantastic location. The terrace is perfect for lazy sunbathing days.. We really appreciated the welcome from Nayana- chocolate and wine and all the little things that make it a home from home. Wish we could have stayed longer.

“LOVELY ACCOMMODATION - HIGHLY RECOMMEND”

Reviewed 18 Sep 2015

My friends & I visited early September 2015 for a long weekend break. The owner, Nayana was extremely helpful with the booking. She kindly provided us with useful information regarding transport and places to visit which was very handy for us. The apartment is situated in a nice, quiet area of Riviera Del Sol. Clean and tidy apartment with spacious living area and has lovely terrace to catch the sun rays to top up your tan. Short walking distance to nearest bus-stop to get you into the local town centre within 5 minutes. Short taxi ride to Puerto Banus and Marbella. Excellent transport links to train station. I would highly recommend this apartment for your stay in Riviera Del Sol and intend to book here again for next year! Big thank you to Nayana who made us feel welcome :) Tina, Dee and Brenda

“Very nice holiday rental”

Reviewed 8 Sep 2015

Great place with fantastic terrace! Even supplied with toys for our kids. Thanks for letting us stay in your apartment Nayana, we love Spain even more now. Many thanks & Regards from Holland

“Fantastic”

Reviewed 20 Jun 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this beautiful and well appointed , clean and tidy apartment in a peaceful location. Lovely large and well equipped terrace with excellent views of the sea which was within easy walking distance. We would certainly stay here again and recommend it to friends and family. Many thanks to Nayana who was very helpful and prompt in dealing with our booking. Colin & Barbara

“lovely apartment”

Reviewed 22 Oct 2014

We stayed in this apartment for ten days in early October. Lovely peaceful location, only 10 main walk to the beach, even closer to the shops and restaurants; you can actually see the sea from the balcony! Looks even more spacious than on the pictures! Has all the facilities to keep you comfortable during your stay. WiFi is good and helpful if you need to stay connected to the outside world. Well equipped kitchen should you decide to do some cooking, and BBQ is an added bonus! Owners are very friendly and helpful and couldn't do enough to look after us-all the way through the process from enquiries to booking and our arrival. Would be happy to stay again!

“Fab apartment but on a steep incline”

Reviewed 8 Oct 2014

We loved the apartment - it was clean, spacious and extremely well equipped. Because it was on a steep incline the views it offered were lovely but it was quite a challenge for us to get up and down the hill to all the amenities and sea. As my husband and I both have mobility issues, we found the location a little challenging! Unfortunately, the local pool (which is not advertised on the site) was closed and the Aztec club was also closed for refurbishment which was a great disappointment to us as we would have loved to swim as the weather was so good. However, the local beach is very good and there are some good local restaurants within easy reach. We made the most of the great terrace and views! The buses are very cheap to get around on and you can travel for a long way in each direction - the only problem we encountered was that they would often sail past us at peak times as they were full up and then it was a half hour wait for the next one to come along. We thoroughly recommend a visit to Marbella, especially the old town. Nanyana has ensured that there is plenty of info about all the amenities and activities at the apartment. All in all, a super place but if you have any physical difficulties, we would recommend a car.

“Fantastic sun terrace”

Reviewed 10 Sep 2014

Back for a second visit to this apartment. We love the terrace, sitting out from morning until late into the evening. WI-FI was brilliant allowing Phil to keep an eye on his business. We played four rounds of golf at Miraflores, very friendly and excellent food. They do a special dinner 5pm - 9.30pm three courses for less than 18euros each, the club is also open to non-golfers. We will be returning again! Phil & Christine West Midlands

“A wonderful holiday all round”

Reviewed 2 Sep 2014

We've had a fabulous time, the apartment is in a wonderful little spot with gorgeous views. It was an absolute pleasure to wake up to the sunny terrace. We came away for a relaxing break as we have very busy work lives, we got just what we were hoping for. The apartment offers a very comfortable stay, its spacious and nicely decorated with great little add ons (e.g. wifi which works wonderfully well all of the time, well equipped kitchen and comfy beds). The apartment is also great at staying cool even when it is truly baking outside. The local amenities include very well stocked supermarkets (only 5 mins walk away) some nice little restaurants and great pool at the tennis club in Miraflores (short walk away). The pool at Miraflores was only 5 euros a day for sunbed and included a free drink - (we had the pool pretty much to ourselves) definitely worth a visit. Lovely welcome and goodbye visit from Nayana who was really helpful giving information on pools etc. If you've not been....we whole heartedly recommend you give it a try. I'm sure we'll be returning. Many Thanks Nayana Claire & Steven xxx

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