A pretty villa set in large gardens, mature trees and pretty lanes surrounded by attractive Spanish villas leading to the sea. There is a large adult swimming pool and a big paddling/swimming pool excellent for children, belonging to the small community.
The villa has its own garden, courtyard, roof garden terrace and car port. There is a local shop on the community which sells freshly baked bread daily. Shops, bars, restaurants and the beach are all within a short walking distance from the villa. The beach is 200 metres away down a quiet private lane, where a walk either way will bring you to a beach restaurant, water sports or simply peace and tranquility. Views of Gibraltar and north Africa can be clearly seen from the beach.
Tennis is available 10 min drive away at the Belair Club. Golfers have a choice, including La Quinta, Las Brisas and Los Naranjos. Horse riding, deep sea fishing and scuba diving are also within easy reach. Stunning Puerto Banus and historic Marbella are within 3-4 miles from the villa.
The villa opens onto a tiled hallway leading to a spacious, Lounge/Dining Room and fully equipped Kitchen with a door to enter its courtyard with table and chairs. The open plan Lounge/Dining Room has a slimline TV and CD player, and overlooks the kitchen courtyard. On the ground floor there are two twin-bedded bedrooms with a separate Shower Room with shower, bidet, hand basin & w.c. Upstairs there is a gallery landing area with ironing board, iron and 2 clothes horses. This leads to a large double bedroom with its own fully tiled en-suite Bathroom with bath, shower, bidet and w.c. French windows from the double bedroom open onto a terrace, equipped with seating, overlooking gardens and a swimming pool. The door from the first floor gallery landing leads onto the large roof terrace. This overlooks gardens and villas to the sea. It is a wonderful setting for sunbathing and evening barbeques.
The floors are beautifully laid with authentic Spanish tiles throughout.
There is a good choice of shops, bars and restaurants and the beach are all within easy walking distance. Taxis and buses are readily available.
For those who do not want to venture far, a walk along the beach either way will bring you to a beach restaurant or simply peace and tranquility. Just a short walk away is the Crowne Hotel, which can be used by non-residents which is sophisticated and beautifully designed offering drinks beside a pool bar. Suitable for adults but also very popular with children. There is something to suit every taste, with the discos and bars in nearby Puerto Banus open all night long!
Over the footbridge there are shops and restaurants in easy walking distance. Within 1 kilometre towards Estepona are 2 supermarkets, Super Sol & Mercadona. Further along the coast on entering Estepona is Carrefour. In the other direction, a 15 min drive towards Marbella, is the Hippercore supermarket below the famous exclusive department store, Court Ingles.
Benamara Pueblo is well placed to visit the varied places of interest in Andalusia, Southern Spain. Combined with great art, moorish architecture, nature reserves and a relaxed atmosphere are all of Spain's stereotypes - bullfighters, beaches, flamenco, white painted villages, cave houses, colourful fiestas, religious processions, tapas and wines. The very mild winters make it ideal for exploring and enjoyment without missing out on the glorious beach life during the hot summers.
Benamara comprises of small beach side complexes with beautiful pools set in matured landscaped gardens surrounded by colourful flowers, bushes and shady trees which provide local walks to bars and varied restaurants. Neighbouring Estepona marina offers most water sports plus picturesque beaches. Marbella is a short drive away with Orange Square, 16th Century town hall, stately buildings and honeycomb of narrow streets. Visit the remains of the Roman Villa at Rio Verde and the Roman bath houses at Guadalmina. Charismatic Puerto Banus marina is a nearby attraction with luxury yachts surrounded by exotic shops, restaurants, bars and night clubs. Other coastal towns, San Pedro, Malaga, Fuengirola, Algerciras, Rhonda and famous little villages like Casares. Ojen and Benhavis are within easy reach by bus or car. Further afield explore Seville or Granada. Gibralter is a 45 min drive away. Open air markets are entertaining, especially on Saturday morning at the Bull Ring of Puerto Banus.