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Ground floor apartment in Reserva del Higueron with beach access

29 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Benalmádena

2 bed 2 bath sleeps 5 overlooking gardens patio and pool.

Superb location near the village of Benalmadena Pueblo ,and with direct road access to a magnificent safe sandy beach.Beautiful ground floor apartment with terrace overlooking a large pool. Stunning sea & mountain views from the complex, which is a safe gated community. Secure basement parking & a lift up to the apartment level. All the attractions of Benalmadena Marina, Mijas Pueblo or Fuengirola are a short drive or taxi ride away. Ideal for families or golfers with many courses a short drive away. Two good sized bedrooms with en suite to the master bedroom. Fully equipped kitchen with washing machine & dishwasher. Hot & cold air conditioning to make the most of the weather all year round. On site leisure centre with a 25 metre indoor pool, treatment rooms sauna, solarium (local charges payable for use of leisure centre). Tennis courts plus Spanish style paddle tennis also available (local charges). Supermarket,beach,restaurants and bars all on an hourly miniature train circuit. Restaurants include an excellent Indian restaurant ,tea rooms, a Spanish style bar with everything from tapas to full English breakfast and the leisure centre with a good range of snacks and menu del dia

The external views show our terrace conveniently situated a few steps from the enormous pool. We have a large area outside with our own sun loungers and if you are too hot a few steps takes you to the pool. The internal view of the lounge shows the patio doors which lead directly to our sun terrace. Most guests comment on how convenient it is to have a ground floor apartment so they can have direct access to the pool without going up and down lifts. Many golf courses are within easy reach and we can supply details of how to pre book courses at discount prices if required. Changeover dates can be flexible to make best use of budget airline flights. Short breaks can be considered. If you have a late availability flight please contact us for a late availability price. Many attractions are within a few minutes drive . Buses and taxis are available and although car hire is recommended the opening of train transport down to the beach and up to the shops/restaurants means a car is not essential. We also have someone available to do airport transfers cheaper than taxi prices. They are also willing to take you shopping and sightseeing so this could suit guests who do not wish to hire a car.

Wireless broadband is available as an optional extra to help keep down those nasty roaming charges by skyping home

The leisure centre has a fantastic range of facilities including spa, gym, tennis and Spanish paddle tennis courts (local charges payable). The Spanish regional paddle tennis championships are held here in August. If you are not feeling so energetic, there is a bar restaurant overlooking the courts where you can have a snack or buffet meal watching the tennis.

The road for walking or driving to Carvajal beach is now fully open and it also links directly to Carvajal station where you can catch a train to Fuengirola ,Malaga city or anywhere en route

We have much more detail and lots more photos on our personal website .Just cick on the link below

We have got around the Spanish itv/BBC switch off by installing cable tv and now provide all the English channels plus sky movies, and sport plus Spanish and Scandinavian channels

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  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Wyn Griffiths
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
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Guestbook comments from the owner

We all had a brilliant time fishing, visiting the zoo, shopping and sunbathing. Excellent spa facilities, very relaxing. The Kalinowski family Stockport.

The children loved the pool, it was very handy to have it so close to the apartment, and they had it to themselves most of the time, which was fantastic Lesly and Gary McDonald and family Jersey.

We had an excellent holiday. The apartment and complex were excellent and the location near the pool made it even better. We could just sit on the sun loungers outside the apartment and watch the children in the pool. We will almost certainly be looking to go back some time Glen Connelly and family Yorks. Without doubt this was the most relaxing holiday we have had for a long time. I am sure we will be contacting you again in the near future George Nixon and family Deeside.We had a fantastic time and it was brilliant to have the facilities we had. Dave was a great help as we did not hire a car.Hope to go back soon. Kelly Dawson ,Burnley.
Nov 2007
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Ground floor apartment in Reserva del Higueron with beach access
average rating of 4.6551723 based on 30 reviews

el Higueron apartment review

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this apartment twice and are returning for a third time in July (what more recommendation do you need?). The apartment is spacious and luxurious and benefits from having its own private garden and direct access to the large (often empty) swimming pool. It is located in a peaceful and tranquil setting, but by car many attractions are within easy reach. The best of both worlds. It is perfect for children,our daughter is five now, and has enjoyed each holiday there immensely. The owners are very friendly and ensure that you are fully informed with all information when booking and that all essentials are in the apartment upon arrival. Finally there is an English manager on site which is very useful.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2007
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Owner's Response: We are always pleased to see guests return and although we cannot meet many guests personally Dave and Jean our property managers keep us fully informed at all times. The complex is getting better with each year that passes and I am sure guests returning will find a home from home for their stay.
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A really nice apartment with all you need for your stay,and a very nice area.

  • 5 of 5

My family and i,stayed at this apartment Which is very spacious,very clean,and in a very nice area.The grounds are beautiful,and has a very big pool.Had a few trips into the old town,which wash was nice,also went to the harbour,which is a must.A very enjoyable holiday and will visit again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

My family & I stayed here for a week ,it's a great apartment with easy access to the beach by jumping on to the courtesy bus which runs every half hour,or it will take u up the hill to bars,supermarket etc,the apartment has all your needs surrounded by lovely gardens,the access to the pool is just a walk down from a side gate all the others have steps down to it,it would be easy if this one had the same as u could sit on the terrace and watch ones family playing around in the pool.🏄i must say don't leave anything out on the terraces at night as the sprinklers come on and the area is soaking wet,& I mean soaking,also if u have a early flight back don't rely on the taxi number which is left on the information pack(john & Sybil) as thay don't start work till 7am.....

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We know the area well and chose this apartment as it is removed from the hustle and bustle of the coast, yet everything is still accessible (even without a car ). The hotel land train is brilliant, running every hour down to beach or up to shops where a supermarket, tapas and pizzas are available (take note lovely tapas, at a very good price can also be enjoyed in the DoubleTree Hilton, only a 2 min walk from the apartment) The public bus runs from up at the shops to the pueblo, ( the old town which is just gorgeous) or alternatively down the hill, straight to the beach where some cool drinks and lunchtime nibbles await. We were catching the land train outside/opposite the Hilton, however a few days into the hol we soon realised the train would pick us up or drop us off right at the apartment. Great service!

It's a lovely apartment, set in beautiful grounds with very nice pools. Apartment itself is great and served all of our needs well ...with wi fi and air con top of our list. We were a group of 3 but apartment can accommodate 4+ comfortably. Has a very large master bedroom and en suite. Small garden which gets the afternoon and early evening sun .

Really have to thank Wyn for facilitating our late check out. This meant the world to us.


  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the favorable review which is much appreciated. We agree that the area is now maturing and guests no longer need to feel a car is essential. We must try the new tapas in the Hilton hotel. We have tried most of the other local restaurants. We look forward to welcoming you to our apartment again in the future. Wyn and Anne
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We love Reserva Del Higueron

  • 5 of 5

The owner was very friendly and supplied all the information we needed and more. The apartment is well furnished and has everything you need for a great stay. Being on the ground floor is ideal particularly if you have children. The development itself is perfect, the gardens are well kept and the pool is ideal for cooling off and playing in. The hotel next door has a bar on the top floor open to all and is a lovely place to watch the sun go down. The supermarket is handy at the top of the development and the land train means that the beach/ stain at Carvajal and shops at the top are super accessible to all. Use the train to travel to Malaga/ airport/ Torremolinos and Fuengirola.

We will be back!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the positive review of our apartment.We love the area ourselves and can't wait to try the roof top bar now open on the top floor of the hotel on our next visit. Wyn and Anne
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Amazing apartment,well equipped,very clean

  • 5 of 5

Could'nt fault apartment,what a pad!!a little further out from benalmadena than I thought but we managed,I think a little info pack on train, bus times etc would have been helpful.customer service was 110 percent!!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
hotel/leisure centre
Nearest Beach
800 Metres
Car: necessary

Minutes away from the Spanish villages of Benalmadena Pueblo And Mijas Pueblo directly off exit 217 of the autovia a short drive or taxi ride from Malaga airport. Peacefully situated in the mountains but still with easy access to a sandy beach down a newly built road.Now with a train service hourly from the beach to the hotel and shops so a car is not absolutely necessary.

Golf: We can help golfers by recommending courses we have personally played. Our favourite course for a leisurely game on a picturesque course where you can drive your sat nav buggy right up to your ball is Mijas Los Olivios. We can also recommend the clubhouse restaurant.Try Alhaurin for stunning views and a challenging course. Torrequebrada is one of the nearest courses and is a magnificent well established championship course. Another favourite of ours is Guadlahorce near Malaga which has a large Spanish membership and a beautiful old clubhouse.La Cala is a well known course in the mountains and I would always recommend a buggy here . The Spanish are starting to realise that many people like a good offer and many such as Mijas offer twilight packages at a healthy discount. All the courses mentioned are within easy reach as well as numerous others. Please contact us for further information


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1 Dec 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
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broadband £10

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Benalmádena in Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • en suite bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    guest bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Guest bathroom has recently been completely retiled with a large new shower enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    guest Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
  • 1 double, 1 twin
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Garden
  • Patio
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The apartment has 2 good sized bedrooms for four people and could accommodate 4 adults plus a child on a blowup bed in the master bedroom There is direct road access to a magnificent sandy beach.,and there is now a miniature train sevice hourly down to the beach and up to the shops /restaurants making a car no longer essential. If you do not wish to hire a car we can also arrange airport transfers and transport to shops/sightseeing at reasonable rates. We have installed cable and have a wide range of uk channels available,plus sky sports/ movies Spanish and Scandinavian channels. The internet access is in the leisure centre bar cafe where if you have a wi fi enabled laptop or smart phone you can access emails etc For an optional charge of £10 a week unlimited wireless broadband is available in the apartment The apartment itself is suitable for elderly guests and the train now makes it possible to holiday without a car Smoking outside please.

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