The Andalucian village of Alcaidesa has been saved from the hands of developers by an ‘Architectural Control Committee’, meaning that this little gem of Andalucian charm will never loose its character, style and beauty. Located on the cliffs of the Mediterranean coast of Cadiz Province, Spain, Alcaidesa has beautiful views over the Costa del Sol and a number of excellent beaches.
The 4km long beach of Alcaidesa, Spain has been awarded the European Blue Flag for many years, ensuring the beach’s cleanliness and safety for children. The beach is so stunning that it has caused many people to take a long term rental in Alcaidesa. Conditions in the area lend themselves perfectly to water sports, as near constant breezes mean that sailing, windsurfing and kite boarding thrives, and throughout the summer you can often find water sports enthusiasts renting long term rentals in Alcaidesa to take advantage of the near perfect conditions.
There is also an excellent golf course in Alcaidesa. The course offers a taxing 18 links style holes, but with views across the Mediterranean to the Moroccan Atlas Mountains. The course is of such high quality that it has been the host to three PGA Championships. The rough is thick and the cross winds testing, but even if you are having trouble finding the greens, the scenery will keep you calm! A new golf course opened in Alcaidesa in 2007, offering 18 holes of heath land golf.
The village itself is a wonderful place to spend an evening. There are a handful of excellent restaurants, and the seafood is absolutely sensational. The village is also awash with little atmospheric cafes and bars.
Gibraltar is just 45 minutes from a holiday rental property in Alcaidesa, and is well worth exploring for a huge range of reasons. The shopping in Gibraltar is known throughout Europe, but the restaurants, casinos and bars of the territory are quite excellent.
There are over 300 days of sunshine which fall in Alcaidesa every year. Temperatures during July and August average 26˚C, with daily peaks of over 30˚C occurring with amazing regularity. Taking an Alcaidesa rental with a pool is a great idea at this time of year. During the winter months, rental properties in Alcaidesa are still in great demand as average temperatures remain above an average of 14˚C, and the golf courses do excellent business.
A rental property in Alcaidesa can be reached from Malaga International Airport (AGP). There are endless flights arriving into Malaga from airports across the UK, provided by almost every airline which operates out of Britain, meaning you should have no trouble in reaching your Alcaidesa rental villa, apartment or home. If you do not want to take a hire car from Malaga Airport, there are some good bus services along the coast.