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Lynn Banks

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Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 nights

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STUNNING TWO BEDROOM PENTHOUSE WITH FABULOUS, LARGE TERRACE-SEA VIEWS

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Mijas Costa - Riviera del Mar

2 Bedrooms, sleeps 6. 2 Bathrooms

This beautiful Two Bedroom Penthouse is on the 5th floor, with lift, in a private enclosed holiday complex set in lovely manicured gardens, a few minutes walk to the beach. An exceptionally large private terrace offers truly amazing sea views towards North Africa and Gibraltar.

The complex has two pools, toilet area and a poolside snack bar, which is open in HIGH season only. You could not ask for better family facilities.

The penthouse has two bedrooms, Master Bedroom large twin beds and 2nd Bedroom twin beds, + a sofa bed in the lounge. There is a main bathroom and second shower room. Linen and towels are provided.

The lounge has satellite TV and a DVD/CD Player. Also available is access to the internet which costs €30.00 for one week and €40.00 for two weeks, payable to Y-internet.com. The patio doors of the lounge lead onto the huge terrace, with sunbeds, and barbecue, which overlooks the sea as well as the beautiful gardens and pool. The American style kitchen is fully equipped. 2 supermarkets, Beach, Bars, Restaurants are five minutes walk away.

What's to do here?: Riviera del Sol has long been a popular area for Tourists as it has many Bars and Restaurants within walking distance of the apartment. For people who don't wish to drive whilst here, then there is a Bus service which takes you into Marbella or Fuengirola, from Fuengirola you can catch a Bus to Benalmadena or Torremolinos both popular for their beaches and night life. Alternatively, a Bus into Marbella or Puerto Banus takes you to Puerto Banus Market which is very popular with Locals and Tourists alike. Marbella is known throughout the World for the Rich and Famous, who like to spend their holidays here.

If you do decide to drive here, then all the major attractions are close at hand, for golfers there are approximately 60 golf courses along the coast one of which is five minutes away in Miraflores, this is an 18 hole course and very popular. Go-Karting, Fishing, Swimming, snorkeling, Jet skiing and hang gliding plus many coach Trips and Tourist attractions can all be found here.

What Attractions are there?: Selwo Safari Park near Estapona is a lovely place to go for the kids. The BioPark in Fuengirola is a wonderful Zoo which has gone to a lot of trouble to make the animals feel happy in their surroundings, I have been several times and thoroughly enjoyed it. In Benalmadena you have Sea Life which is in the marina and is great fun for adults and children alike. Crocodile Park in Torremolinos is also another place that kids really enjoy. Also, in Aroyo dela Miel is Tivoli World which is a Theme park and great for all the family.

Coach trips to Gibralter, Seville, Ronda, Granada and Malaga are also available. If you like to shop, then The Myramar in Fuengirola or La Canada in Marbella offer all the High Street shops under one roof, beware, you could spend all day here especially in July when all the Sales are on.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Lynn Banks (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2006
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About Lynn Banks

My husband and I were looking for a holiday home and had seen many apartments in Mijas Costa, on the day before we were due to go back to the UK we were shown the apartment in Riviera del Sol, we absolutely fell in love with it and when we moved to Spain lived in it for five years, We now live in a house just up the road but couldn't bring ourselves to sell the apartment so decided to rent it out for the Summer.

Lynn Banks purchased this apartment in 2000

Why Lynn Banks chose Mijas Costa

The location is ideal for Marbella and Fuengirola, it is easy to get around if you don't have a car, the Bus stop is in walking distance and there are shops and restaurants all near at hand. The Penthouse is in a well run Community, with lovely gardens and great swimming pool. The apartment has a fabulous terrace with lovely views of the sea, it's ideal for relaxing on the terrace or in the gardens. When we lived there it was like one long holiday, great.

What makes this apartment unique

We have the benefit of sharing the costs of running the Community with Crown Resorts, it is kept up to a high standard. The Lounge is very bright and airy with lovely views from the Lounge window, also the Terrace is very big and great for having lunch or dinner on it in the Summer.

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a welcome Lynn and Dennis met us at the apartment the location was great

near to shops, restaurants and local transport if you dont want to drive.

The apartment is large enough for a family a good size lounge/diner,and kitchen with 2 bathrooms been a bonus,

and the terrace is enourmous and a real suntrap with great views across to Africa and Gibralter.

We had a few barbecues and some great lunches on the terrace 27 out of 29 days

were good weather not bad for November.

All in all a good holiday

Thanks Lynn & Dennis
Nov 2010
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Reviews

4.9
based on 15 holidaymaker reviews

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Stunning Two Bedroom Penthouse with fabulous, large Terrace-Sea Views
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 23 reviews
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Stunning Two Bedroom Penthouse with fabulous, large Terrace-Sea Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p57135
+34 -(0)952 934914
Mijas Costa Mijas area
5

Lovely!

  • 5 out of 5
This was a beautiful homely apartment with views from the terrace to die for!
Lynne and Dennis are a very welcoming couple.
This is a rental that we'll certainly use again and recommend to family and friends.
  • Review Submitted: 13-Nov-2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Peter and Carole are extremely nice people, they thoroughly enjoyed being in the apartment and cleaned it and watered the plants. They are very appreciative people and we would certainly love to have them stay with us again.
business
Stunning Two Bedroom Penthouse with fabulous, large Terrace-Sea Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p57135
+34 -(0)952 934914
Mijas Costa Mijas area
5

very very nice

  • 5 out of 5
Beautiful apartment, wonderful terrace, great views, perfect location near all,nice gardens and pools,very kind owners.
Thank you Lynn and Dennis. We know we will see you again.
Florence and Christian from France
  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Christian and Florence, Were extremely nice people and as usual, being French, they kept the apartment very clean, They brought their dog with them and she was very well behaved, I would definitely have them stay again as we got on well with them. I would recommend them to any Owner who wants guests who show respect for their property. So far, all the French guests we have had stay with us have left the apartment extremely clean and Christian and Florence didn´t disappoint us. I hope we do see them again.
Lynn and Dennis
business
Stunning Two Bedroom Penthouse with fabulous, large Terrace-Sea Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p57135
+34 -(0)952 934914
Mijas Costa Mijas area
Bridgend
5

Gorgeous apartment with amazing views

  • 5 out of 5
5 of us stayed in this apartment for 2 weeks and I cannot rate it highly enough. It was so well equipped, a real home from home!! The owners Lynn and Dennis are lovely people, always on hand should you need them but never intrusive. The views are to die for and I thoroughly enjoyed watering the beautiful plants and flowers on the huge terrace, whilst taking in the breathtaking views. The complex is lovely, extremely well cared for and has the added bonus of 2 swimming pools and a snack bar. There are lots of bars and restaurants within walking distance and also a couple of supermarkets, so you don't need to hire a car if you don't want to. We did, as we like to go exploring, but the local transport is excellent.
I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this apartment and everything went smoothly from booking to going home. We really didn't want to do the latter though!!
Thank you Lynn and Dennis for our 2 weeks in your beautiful apartment, can't wait to come back again!
  • Review Submitted: 21-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jo and Family were a delight to have stay in our apartment, it´s so satisfying when you get extremely appreciative guests stay here. The two teenage boys and girlfriend were very nice and very polite and obviously enjoyed themselves. Jo and her husband Ade are very responsible parents, hence the well behaved teenage lads. Jo watered our plants twice a day and what a lovely show of colour there was after two weeks of her tender care. Thank you Jo, you are obviously a flower lover, you can come here again any time. I would have no hesitation in recommending this Family to any other Holiday Rental Owner, they treated our apartment with respect and kept it clean and are a lovely Family to have in your home.

Thank you for looking after our apartment.

Regards,

Lynn
business
Stunning Two Bedroom Penthouse with fabulous, large Terrace-Sea Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p57135
+34 -(0)952 934914
Mijas Costa Mijas area
Bridgend
5

Gorgeous apartment with amazing views

  • 5 out of 5
5 of us stayed in this apartment for 2 weeks and I cannot rate it highly enough. It was so well equipped, a real home from home!! The owners Lynn and Dennis are lovely people, always on hand should you need them but never intrusive. The views are to die for and I thoroughly enjoyed watering the beautiful plants and flowers on the huge terrace, whilst taking in the breathtaking views. The complex is lovely, extremely well cared for and has the added bonus of 2 swimming pools and a snack bar. There are lots of bars and restaurants within walking distance and also a couple of supermarkets, so you don't need to hire a car if you don't want to. We did, as we like to go exploring, but the local transport is excellent.
I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this apartment and everything went smoothly from booking to going home. We really didn't want to do the latter though!!
Thank you Lynn and Dennis for our 2 weeks in your beautiful apartment, can't wait to come back again!
  • Review Submitted: 21-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Stunning Two Bedroom Penthouse with fabulous, large Terrace-Sea Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p57135
+34 -(0)952 934914
Mijas Costa Mijas area
Bridgend
5

Gorgeous apartment with amazing views

  • 5 out of 5
5 of us stayed in this apartment for 2 weeks and I cannot rate it highly enough. It was so well equipped, a real home from home!! The owners Lynn and Dennis are lovely people, always on hand should you need them but never intrusive. The views are to die for and I thoroughly enjoyed watering the beautiful plants and flowers on the huge terrace, whilst taking in the breathtaking views. The complex is lovely, extremely well cared for and has the added bonus of 2 swimming pools and a snack bar. There are lots of bars and restaurants within walking distance and also a couple of supermarkets, so you don't need to hire a car if you don't want to. We did, as we like to go exploring, but the local transport is excellent.
I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this apartment and everything went smoothly from booking to going home. We really didn't want to do the latter though!!
Thank you Lynn and Dennis for our 2 weeks in your beautiful apartment, can't wait to come back again!
  • Review Submitted: 21-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
business
Stunning Two Bedroom Penthouse with fabulous, large Terrace-Sea Views
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p57135
+34 -(0)952 934914
Mijas Costa Mijas area
5

Perfect location for a family holiday

  • 5 out of 5
Spend two months in this appartment. It's so well equipped and clean that it makes you feel at home. Everything you need for a holiday is there. Shops, a few restaurants, bus and car rental are just down the road. Despite being on my own, I felt very safe. The property has two nice pools, beautiful gardens and playgrounds for kids. The big terrace of the appartment is truly unique for a holiday appartment. The owners are very hospital and making sure you don't lack anything. When you want to do a lot of trips it's best to rent a car although almost every place can be reached by bus/train as well. The area has beautiful surroundings. (Sevilla, Nerja/Frigiliana, Mijas and Ronda are really nice places to visit)
  • Review Submitted: 09-Jun-2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jessica came on the 3rd April, 2014. She was on her own but that certainly did not stop her from making the most of her two months here. She was a lovely person and a joy to have her in our apartment. We would recommend her to any Owner who would like a respectful Renter stay in their property.

Lovely meeting you Jessica.

Lynn & Dennis

Location

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Malaga
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Georges Bar, David Bar, Riviera holiday Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Miraflores
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Fuengirola
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Aztec Restaurant or Plaza
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Riviera
Car: not necessary

Marbella town and the millionaires port Puerto Banus with boutiques, restaurants and famous markets are only a 15 min drive away. Fuengirola with its shops, restaurants, bars, beaches, go karting and Aqua Park is just a 12 min drive along the sea front and the quaint and pretty mountain village of Mijas Pueblo, famous for its donkeys, winding narrow cobble streets and wonderful restaurants is a 12 min drive inland. Gibraltar, Ronda, Sevilla, Granada, Nerja, El Churro and the mountains of the Sierra Nevada as well as the marsh lands with flamingos and other bird life are but some of the places worth visiting and all are easily reached by car from the villa. For cultural visitors the highlights are the city of Sevilla, Cordoba and Granada. There are some of the highest mountains in Europe including Europe’s southern most skiing resort. Andalucia has something for everyone with its miles of clubs, bars, cafes, golf courses and beaches along the rocky coast.

Other Activities: Go-Karting

Golf: Miraflores Golf Club 2 min drive from Penthouse.

The following golf courses are within a 5 - 15 min drive:- Anoreta; Santa Maria; Atalaya; Guadalhorce; Marbella CC; l Paraisol; Parador; Santa Clara; Los Flamingos; Lauro; Rio Real; Estepona; Torrequebrada; Aloha; La Duquesa; Alhaurin; Royal Las Brisas; Valderrama; Mijas; Los Naranjos; Almenara; Santana; La Quinta; San Roque; La Cala; Los Arqueros; Royal Sotogrande; El Chaparral; Guadalmina; Alcaidesa; Miraflores; Monte Mayor; Cabopino; Marbella Resort.

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Rental rates for this holiday apartment in Mijas Costa, Mijas area

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Rate
 
Winter
1 Nov 2014 - 24 Dec 2014
6 night minimum stay
£300
for 6 nights
From
£50
£330
£1,150
 
 
Christmas-New Year
25 Dec 2014 - 9 Jan 2015
6 night minimum stay
£360
for 6 nights
From
£60
£420
£1,150
 
 
Winter
10 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015
6 night minimum stay
£300
for 6 nights
From
£50
£340
 
 
Spring
1 Apr 2015 - 31 May 2015
6 night minimum stay
£324
for 6 nights
From
£54
£380
£1,450
 
 
Summer
1 Jun 2015 - 30 Sep 2015
6 night minimum stay
£557
for 6 nights
£650
£2,450
 
 
Autumn
1 Oct 2015 - 31 Oct 2015
6 night minimum stay
£420
for 6 nights
From
£70
£420
£1,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£360
for 6 nights
From
£60
£300
£1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £250
Notes £250 booking deposit, rest of money to be paid 8 weeks prior to holiday, plus £250 refundable security deposit.

Winter time I require £150.00 Booking Deposit , and rest of money plus damage deposit paid two months before arrival. Spring and Autumn £200.00 Booking Deposit, and rest of money plus Damage Deposit to be paid two months before your arrival.

Please note that Departure time is 10.00
I require a deposit of £250.00 GBP during high season and £200.00 GBP during low season and the Balance to be paid two months before arrival plus a Refundable damage deposit on arrival which is returned after the apartment has been checked over for any damage or breakages.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Mijas Costa in Mijas area

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 5
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 125 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , fully tiled, clean
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , fully tiled, clean
  • Bathroom 1 - Fully tiled, spotlessly clean with toilet bidet, bath with integrated shower plus extractor fan. Bathroom 2 - Fully tiled shower with toilet and sink, also has the washing machine there and a door leading onto the large terrace.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Two Large Singles
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 2 singles
  • The apartment has 2 double bedrooms but a sofa bed in the lounge can accommodate 2 normal size people. There is also a child's cot available on request. There are fitted wardrobes in each bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Clubs
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Contact owner for details on long term bookings during winter season. Although wheelchairs can gain access to the apartment via the lift it does depend on the width of the wheelchairs as to whether or not it can get through the front door, so please check with me as to the measurement of the door. There is a 32 inch flat screen T.V. with a DVD and CD player. Also various Books (novels mostly), and bucket and spade and balls for children. The very large terrace is a sun trap and is a favourite with our guests as it is very private and has fabulous views. There is no charge for high chair and travel cot. It·s ideal for the elderly and those with a slight disability, but you will need to be able to stand to get into the shower.
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