LOCATION: BENALMADENA, MALAGA. SPAIN.
Two bedroom apartment with panoramic ocean views, private balcony, fully equipped kitchen and outdoor parking. A perfect getaway for those seeking winter sun in a quiet semi rural location but only 30 minutes from Malaga Old Town and 15 minutes from Malaga airport.
CASA LOLA DESCRIPTION:
Laid-back comfortable apartment perched on a hillside with superb views over the Mediterranean Sea from the terrace. Cooling sea-breeze in Summer. Distant views to the Morrocan coast on a clear day. Wonderful pool area & short walk downhill to a quiet beach. Great choice for Winter escape – bathed with morning sunshine.
Spacious living room and balcony / terrace with impressive ocean view rooms. Ceiling fan. 36′ flat tv with a few free English channels. There is also a DVD player and music player. Decorative fire place and American style kitchen with electric hob, oven, microwave and washing machine. 2 separate bedrooms, one with a double bed and amazing ocean views. Second bedroom with 2 separate single beds. Both rooms with ceiling fans and fitted wardrobes. Bathroom is modern with a large shower. There is a safe box in the double bedroom where you can fit a normal size laptop and more. Fitted heating for winter.
There are communal well maintained gardens and a lovely swimming pool. The nearest shops are less than 5 minutes by car. Carrefour supermarket which opens Monday to Saturday until 10pm in summer and 9.30pm in winter. Pharmacy and newsagent. Hilton Reserva del Higueron Hotel complex is also 5 minutes by car and has a lovely sky bar ideal for a sunset drink. There are several spas nearby where one can enjoy Spa circuits from as little as 8euro per person for an hour and a half. Great local restaurants within easy reach. 2 excellent health spa’s nearby for pampering.
A mix of Spanish, English, German and Scandinavian. Very friendly atmosphere, not a party apartment. The property is surrounded by pretty Mediterranean – particularly pretty in Spring.
Ten minute by car from Malaga airport, 30 minutes from Malaga city or Marbella in the opposite direction. Benalmadena pueblo is 5 minutes away, same with Fuengirola. Tarifa is 2 hours away, same as Granada.
Other things to note…
The uncrowded swimming beach is 10 minute on foot walking downhill, very easy to get there. Lovely beach and 2 great beach bars both serving good food, LA CUBANA and KALIFATO. Walking back will be uphill, don’t forget! 🙂 The area has a semi rural feel, with Benalmadena Pueblo 5 minutes by car. In the pueblo there are a large range of restaurants serving local cuisine and tapas, as well as many international options. There is also an amazing Buddhist temple really close to the apartment with impressive ocean views. 10 minutes by car there is MYRAMAR shopping centre with cinemas, restaurants, shops, etc… Malaga airport is 10 minutes by car. Malaga city is 30 minutes by car and Marbella is only 30 minutes. Tarifa is 2 hours by car. Gibraltar is 70 minutes by car. Granada, with its famous Moorish palace is around 90 minutes. Mijas around 10 minutes and Ronda about 60 minutes away.
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