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Marbella Luxury apartment 110m2, 300 meters from beach in Tropical Gardens

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

Ground floor Apt, beach & sea 3 minute walk, swimming pool, 2 bedrm & 2 bathrm

See the sunrise from your bed, enjoy breakfast on your patio with a view of the palmtree garden, walk to the beach in three minutes ... that is what we call holidays at Alhambra del Mar in Marbella!

Alhambra del Mar is a quiet, luxury ground floor apartment of 110m2 in one of the most exclusive fenced communities of Marbella. You can walk to Playa de Nagüeles in three minutes without crossing busy streets, it offers fun for all ages and has countless (inter)national restaurants and cafes. Alhambra del Mar is only 15 minutes walking (or jogging or bicycling) from the old town "Casco Antigues" of Marbella. The kitchen is simple but has all appliances; a Nespresso-espresso machine, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine. A large dining / living room (with WiFi, air conditioning, 46'Satellite TV and DVD player) opens onto the large terrace wit small private garden. Two bedrooms with 2 luxurious bathrooms with bath and bidet, child friendly, a toddler kit is available. The beautiful communal palmtree garden has a swimming pool, showers, sun beds and sun umbrellas. The urbanisation has private parking, security system and two gardeners. Golf courses within 10 minutes, including the exclusive Golf Club Marbella. Popular excursions in the area are Puerto Banus, Ronda, Malaga, Alhambra in Granada, Seville and Tangier. An oasis of peace. Enjoy the Spanish life in Marbella!

Brit Leistikow-Peeters
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, German, Dutch
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Calendar last updated:
19 July, 2018

About Brit Leistikow-Peeters

We are a family of four and have been fortunate to have this lovely apartment since our oldest was not even one.

We visit Marbella three or four times a year, and have been doing so since the kids were small and before that. We love the tropical gardens, the lively beach and a visit to the old town.

Brit Leistikow-Peeters purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Brit Leistikow-Peeters chose Marbella

My husbands family has been living part-time in Marbella since the 1960's so we have a connection wit Marbella. We have seen great changes over the years and still in love with the laid back, lively and tropical surroundings. The cheerful atmosphere, immaculate gardens, beach life, foods and sun make this an all year round destination we enjoy every time.

In Marbella you see people of all ages and backgrounds mingle and enjoying themselves. Certainly in summer (which is almost from April till November) people are outgoing; take a stroll, go to the beach and dine together with family and friends. That's exactly what we do too!

We like to travel if we can and explore Andalusia and it's surroundings. We have been off to Morocco, Ronda, Gibraltar, Faro, Sevilla, Cordoba, Granada, Sierra Nevada, Cadiz, Portugal, Malaga off course and many more places in the last years.

There is a lot to see, experience and explore in the area which it doesn't make it dull in the long run!

What makes this apartment unique

Alhambra del Mar has a central location, quiet and the beach with it's fun is very nearby. The tropical surroundings in the urbanisation are beautiful and perfectly maintained. The ground-floor apartment is 110m2 with a large & sunny terrace and small private garden which accesses a big palm tree garden with the pool, sun beds and parasols. There is a semi closed parking space.

The sea a is a two minute walk without having to cross any busy roads. The beach has a range of activities for all ages and plenty of restaurants to choose from. You can walk to the old city center of Marbella easily in 10 minutes over the boulevard.

Warm welcome, meet and greet is done by kind staff (English & Spanish speaking) when arriving in Marbella. Staff and I are easily reachable by email or phone / whats-app for any questions or issues. Also for local tips and recommendations we are more then happy to inform you what's happening in and around Marbella.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Marbella in Costa del Sol Occidental

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Holiday Complex
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Security System
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 2 Cot , 1.50x2.00 metre
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , 1.80x2.00 meter
  • Two baby beds available with blankets and sheets
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • Conservatory
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 1 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)

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Marbella Luxury apartment 110m2, 300 meters from beach in Tropical Gardens
average rating of 4.892857 based on 30 reviews

Stunning relaxing paradise so close to everything

  • 5 of 5

This property was an absolute dream for me, my husband and our two toddlers. The apartment was perfect for us, and suited us well as our children could run around without stairs (just a couple in the garden) and we felt we could always see what they were up to. It’s beutifully decorated and also felt very homely. The gardens are gorgeous, and very well kept. Our daughters had so much fun looking at the frogs in the pond! The swimming pool is huge too, and each time I swam I was the only one using it (maybe because it’s June and not too busy yet?) The whole place felt very calm. Although it’s a short walk to the beach and various restaurants (Serafina was a favourite for us and only 15 mins walk) it felt very quiet in the daytime and in the evening. The security seems very good too, meaning we felt very safe. Huge thanks to Brit for renting this lovely apartment to us. We plan to come back again!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much and do come back :)
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Excellent location, ideal accommodation. No need for hire car.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location, good walks in either direction and very close to several grocery stores. The surroundings of the property were fantastic and it really is a lovely little oasis. Neighbourhood also very good, so felt very safe and secure.

Accommodation was very clean and very well appointed. Very roomy do no problem fir 3 or 4 to share.

Would recommend and would certainly revudir at some point.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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The property is beautifully furnished and is very well positioned.

  • 5 of 5

We had a very relaxing 10 nights in this delightful apartment. The decor is very tastefully done. Loved sitting outside on the patio surrounded by beautiful gardens. Sun everyday ( in November) so we were able to sit by the pool, although the pool was very cold!

It is very close to the long promenade so we did lots of walking. All the way to Puerto Banus for lunch but we did catch the ferry home! The cappuccino restaurant was very close and did have breakfast there a few times and delicious Pizza .Lovely, great staff although a bit pricey. We also ate at La Barca which was very good. We would definitely recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review and thanks for being our guest!
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Great size. Fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic apartment. 20min stroll to Marbella Port and Old Town.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for being our guests and glad to hear you had a great time!
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Beautifully presented and perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We managed a late booking and were lucky enough to get the week before school holidays so it was nice and quiet. The apartment is beautifully presented and extremely comfortable. Literally a few minutes walk to both the beach and the Town centre, so the hire car stayed in the car park most of the week. Both the owner, Brit and her local agent Ines couldn't have been more helpful so no problem recommending this property, we're certainly going to try booking again, perhaps even later this year.

100% score as far as we are concerned.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind review and a pleasure to have you!
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Gorgeous, great location, comfortable

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky enough to spend 3 nights here earlier this week. The property is gorgeous, inside and out. It was very clean and well-stocked with anything we could need. The beach was just a 5 minute walk away, there are restaurants and shops within just minutes of the apartment. It was a lovely stay, one I would easily book again.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your lovely comment:) do come back anytime!
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Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Malaga international Airport
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
Malaga (Palma and Melilla)
Nearest Train
33 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
A-7 / E-15
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
La Pesquera
Nearest Ski
200 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Playa Fontanilla / Playa de Nagüeles / Trocadero
Car: not necessary

The mild climate makes Marbella all year round attractive. Average yearly temperature is 22C with 320 sunny days a year. Best location possible on the 'golden mile' of Marbella. Over the pedestrian boulevard you can walk to restaurants and shops easily and without a car. The old city center of Marbella, Casco Antiguo, is a ten minute walk. Numerous beaches and sports activities are nearby. Shopping is great in Puerto Banus and Marbella. Jet set harbour Puerto Banus is 3 kilometres. Attractive cities to visit are Cádiz, Málaga, Sevilla, Córdoba, Gibraltar and Granada. Nice villages in the surroundings are Ronda, Mijas and Istán. Malaga international airport is 40 minutes by car. The apartment is in one of the most sought after urbanisations of Marbella because of the proximity to the city, the beach and the price winning tropical gardens surrounding the houses in the urbanisation. 24 hour security, fenced and private parking space.


The weather in Marbella - Marbella is located on the coast and sheltered by the Sierra Blanca Mountains, making it a highly favorable micro-climate. The sun shines on average 320 days a year. The summers are hot, but the sea always brings cool. In the summer it almost never rains. If it rains, it is usually in the period between November and March.


Rentals: Since 2005 we are renting out our apartment, and it has proved a succes, we are in our 11the year and have met quite some people now. We are almost fully occupied whole year round! Some people are coming on a regular basis, others we see every now and then. Of course we are always very happy when a guest has had a super holiday. You can read their reviews on this website under reviews. Of course now and then there are people with questions or small problems. We always try to communicate and take away the problem as soon as possible in order to not to let frustration grow, you only have a few precious weeks of holiday! We are constantly improving the apartment (also thanks to your feedback) because we do love our own house as well! We love to hear the feedback from people when they had a great holiday and want to come back immediately and if there was something they would like to see improved we would like to hear that too. We would be excited to welcome you in our green, tropical apartment.


Festivals: In June, the Fair and Festival is celebrated in honour of the patron saint of Marbella, San Bernabe. For a week there are various activities and performances which are divided into two parts: Fair Day, which began in the Old Town and is now held in the Avenida del Doctor Maíz Viñals, and Fair Night, which takes place in Arroyo Primero. In October the Fair and Festivals are held in honour of the patron saint of San Pedro Alcantara , which also lasts a full week. In addition, throughout the summer season (July to October), in most neighbourhoods of Marbella three are celebrations for a few days to encourage activity in the area with dancing, competitions and other activities organised by the neighbourhood associations. Among the best known are: Santa Marta, Salto del Agua, Leganitos, Divina Pastora, Trapiche, Bullring and Miraflores, Pilgrimage to the Cross (in May), the Virgen del Carmen (July), the Virgin Mother Pilgrimage (in August) and Toston Day (in November), a traditional celebration which consists of going to the fields to roast chestnuts.


Madrid - Malaga train:

On December 23rd 2007 the new AVE High Spped Train Service between the Spanish Capitol Madrid and The City Of Malaga. The new service means it is now possible to travel between the two cities in appr 2hr 30 mins. The route travels though Ciudad Real, Puertollano, Córdoba, and Antequera.on its way from the Capitol to Malaga

The Train has the affectionate nickname “The Duck” was built by the Spanish company Talgo can reach speeds of up to 330km/h.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Marbella, Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
14 Jul 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
8 Sep 2018 - 12 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
13 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
5 Jan 2019 - 15 Feb 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
16 Feb 2019 - 1 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Mar 2019 - 22 Mar 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
23 Mar 2019 - 26 Apr 2019
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
27 Apr 2019 - 21 Jun 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
22 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
6 Jul 2019 - 6 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
7 Sep 2019 - 11 Oct 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
12 Oct 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
21 Dec 2019 - 3 Jan 2020
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Endreinigung, Bettewasch £70.24
Pet Fee £0

Für die Neben Saison Perioden Januar - Februar - März - November - Dezember rechnen wir Minimum Preisen bei ein Aufenthalt von mindestes vier Wochen.
Endreinigung, Bettwäsche und Handtücher kommen noch zu den Mietpreis.
PayPal Zahlung ist möglich.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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