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Robin & Rita

Member since: 2014
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Speaks English, French, Dutch

Villa Canillas De Aceituno with 2 bedrooms, sleeps 4 people

Bedrooms 2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday villa in Axarquia (Costa del Sol) - El Encuentro

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with mountain views, sleeps 4 people.

Fantastic south facing villa with stunning views of the mountains and the picturesque white village of Canillas de Aceituno.

The villa is built in typical Andalusian rustic style ideal for those looking for a holiday where you can relax in peace, comfort and privacy in a beautiful setting, and with all the facilities of a village within reach.

The villa consists of a spacious living room with wood stove. You have free wireless Internet access, stereo and TV. You also have a well equipped kitchen, master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and a second bedroom with separate bathroom.

For the living room is a large terrace with stunning views of the village in the mountains. In the pool (8x4m) you can take a refreshing dip or relax in one of the comfortable sun beds and parasols.

Below the terrace is a large cellar used as a laundry room with washing machine, iron and ironing board. Below the villa is an almond orchard.

Pay attention:

The villa is on a hill and is surrounded by bars. Children can crawl between them and fall.

The pool is beautiful (see photos) but again does the risk of falling that for (small) children is present!

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Robin & Rita (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Call Owner
Speaks English, French, Dutch


based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Villa Canillas De Aceituno with 2 bedrooms, sleeps 4 people
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The photos cannot really prepare you for the shock when you walk through the gates. The view across the valley towards Canillas is stunning. The house is spacious, tastefully decorated and with fantastic comfortable beds. The white town itself has not been spoilt by tourism. A 10 stroll from El Encuentro and you are in a village with 3 restaurants ,lots of bars and a variety of all the shops you would ever need on a self catering holiday. The arrangements for the opening of the property by the caretakers were excellent. We have recommended this place within hours of returning home...............

  • Review Submitted: May 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
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Wonderful holiday home in a fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic holiday in this beautiful house - it’s in a great location. You have complete privacy, peace and quiet and fabulous views from both sides of the house (amazing sunrises and sunsets) yet you can walk into the local village in 10 minutes or drive up in less. The local white village is pretty, with friendly locals, some decent bars and restaurants and enough for local grocery shopping. The town of Velez Malaga (with an interesting old quarter) and El Ingenio shopping centre are both around 25 minutes’ drive away. It’s an easy drive from Malaga airport but once there you really do feel a world away.

The house was spotlessly clean and very comfortable, with a well equipped kitchen and more, plus lots of great outdoor and indoor spaces for eating, chilling out and a lovely pool area. We made good use of the binoculars and spotted golden eagles, vultures, other birds of prey and lots of butterflies. Swallows and swifts swooped down over the pool every evening and we never got tired of sitting out on the fabulous terrace looking at the stars. Owners Robin and Rita were friendly and prompt to deal with, as were the caretakers who met us at the house. We’d definitely recommend and hope to return soon.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
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  • 5 of 5

Ik had een super vakantie in deze woning die op een uurtje rijden van Malaga ligt.Een auto huren is wel een must.

Makkelijk te vinden en men voelt er zich direct thuis.

Het huis is heel net en alle gerief en meubilair is nieuw.

Men kan er genieten van heel ruime zuid gerichte terrassen en een heerlijk zwembad.

De vergezichten zijn inderdaad spectaculair en men raakt er niet op uitgekeken .

's Avonds gaat de tuin lekker geuren en de de tsjirpende krekels maken het zuiders gevoel compleet.

De buitenkeuken is een heel leuk pluspunt.De wifi werkt perfect.

Het dorpje nabij is wat basic maar men vindt er toch alle basisproducten.Een paar sobere maar lekkere restaurantjes kan men er ook vinden.

Het verblijf op het domein was zo leuk dan ik nauwelijks behoefte had aan uitstappen.

Houd men van privacy in een stille stijlvolle (Spaanse) omgeving dan is dit een een uitgelezen plaats.

Deze staat voor volgend jaar bovenaan mijn lijstje favorieten/

  • Review Submitted: Oct 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
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  • 5 of 5

Na een weekje in deze villa te hebben verbleven(oktober 2014),kan ik niets anders dan lovende woorden schrijven.Vanaf het eerste moment heb je een echt thuisgevoel en kan je volop genieten van dit pareltje.Ben je op zoek naar privacy,stilte,comfort (luxe!) in een compleet uitgeruste villa:this is the place to be.

Alles kraaknet en super compleet uitgerust.

Schitterende vergezichten vanop de zuid- geörienteerde terrassen,afkoelen in schoon zwembad met buitendouche,buiten koken,...kortom alles wat je bij een relaxte zonnevakantie kan wensen.

Overdag geeft het gezoem van een bij en s avonds het getsjirp van de krekels een extra zuiders tintje.Schitterende sterrenhemel overigens.De tuin is prima onderhouden met verschillend goed riekende bloemen.

Internetradio en wifi werken perfect.

Het dorpje nabij verschaft je in een drietal winkeltjes de nodige basisproducten.Basic bars en resto's (eerlijke prijzen!) zijn er ook te vinden in dit rustige bergdorpje.(10 min te voet,licht bergop).

Goed contact met de eigenaars en prima ontvangen door de locale housekeepers.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
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Super vakantie

  • 5 of 5

We zijn hier drie weken geweest. Heerlijk huis wat met veel liefde is ingericht. Alles is aanwezig. Het huis ligt heel rustig en heeft een prachtig uitzicht. Terras met zwembad is erg sfeervol. Ook de buitenkeuken vonden we top. In de buurt de vele mooie steden die zeer de moeite waard zijn en goed te rijden zijn. Wij vonden het er echt super.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
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Top vakantie!

  • 5 of 5

Net terug van een zeer leuke vakantie! We hebben 1 week verbleven in het huisje van 1 juli 2014 tot en met 7 juli 2014. Charmante villa, gelegen op 10 minuten wandelafstand van het dorp. Bovendien ook zeer gemakkelijk te bereiken met de wagen. De woning op zich is zeer netjes, en zowel binnen als buiten goed uitgerust. Wat zeker een pluspunt aan de woning is is dat je buiten kan koken.

Ook de huisoppassers zijn zeer vriendelijke en behulpzame mensen.

Zeker een aanrader voor wie op zoek is naar rust!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
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Nearest Airport
52 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
700 Metres
Nearest Ferry
29 Kilometres
Caleta de Velez
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Torre Del Mar
Nearest Train
52 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
18 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Canillas De Aceituno
Nearest Ski
130 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada
Nearest Beach
21 Kilometres
Torre Del Mar
Car: recommended

Riding, fishing and sailing on the lake Venuela.

Torre del Mar is 20 minutes away with beach, restaurants, shops and bars, but there are also several small quiet beaches along the coast.

Nerja and its famous caves are definitely worth a visit 25 minutes). Malaga (Picasso birthplace) less than an hour for shopping and culture. Even the magnificent Alhambra Palace in Granada (1. 5 hours through beautiful scenery) or Sevilla (a few hours). Hiking and mountain biking in the Sierra Tejada National Park, which is behind the villa. Goats can be viewed from the terrace.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Canillas de Aceituno, Axarquia (Costa del Sol)

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early Summer
6 May 2016 - 15 Jun 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
16 Jun 2016 - 7 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
11 Oct 2016 - 19 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £229

We provide our clients with driving directions from Malaga Airport to the meeting point. Our English caretakers will meet you personally, escort you to the villa and show you how everything works. They will be on hand throughout your stay should you require their assistance.

Prices are all inclusive. Electricity is included in the price.

A non-refundable deposit of 25% should be paid when confirming booking and must be received within 7 days. The remainder should be paid 60 days prior to the arrival date. If booking less than 60 days prior to arrival date, payment should be made in full. The security deposit, requested with final payment, will be returned within 14 days of departure after deduction for damage/loss and extra costs.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Axarquia (Costa del Sol) in Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 125 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - Outdoor Shower
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Bathroom 1: ensuite bathroom with bath / shower, bidet, wc, double sink. Bathroom 2: second bedroom with separate shower, bidet, wc and washbasin.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
  • The master bedroom with ensuite bathroom has a fitted wardrobe, double bed (160 x 200 cm) with two bedside tables. Desk. The bed has a new mattress. The second bedroom with separate bathroom has a fitted wardrobe and double bed (160 x 200 cm) with two bedside tables. The bed has a new mattress.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • caving
  • swimming

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