This 2 bedroom apartment is furnished in a modern style with high quality marble finishes and air-conditioning. The lounge has television (Spanish), DVD/CD and a dining area. There are two sofas and some chairs. The kitchen is fully equipped including clothes washing machine and the balcony is ideal for relaxing with views of the large pool and mountains in the distance and has external lighting, table & chairs.
Ideal for summer (and winter season with mild temperatures) as right next to the marina. Being a few steps away from the marina with all the amenities is a key attraction yet the apartment is still quiet. Transfers from the airport can be arranged and everything is on your doorstep from the morning papers to an evening paella and glass of wine!
With berths for over 1000 yachts, Almerimar marina is one of the largest on the southern coast of Spain. Set against the mountain backdrop, the area is attracting many Spanish families as well as tourists. The marina area is the focus for all the local shops and the supermarket. There are also banks, car rental, shops, a large variety of restaurants from tasty Spanish cuisine such as Paella and Tapas, through seafood, Chinese, Italian, English all served in great surroundings overlooking the marina. Beaches are found on both sides of the marina with Chiringuitos on the promenade for food and drinks by the sea. The new 5* hotel is also worth a visit for drinks or lunch and there is also a spa as well as the top class golf course and driving range.
El Ejido: (10 minutes by car/bus) Thriving town with shops and resturants and a popular market every Wednesday (except the last Wednesday of each month). The tourist office can provide information of activities and attractions in the area and is located next to Copo supermarket on the highway junction from Almerimar to El Ejido
Day Trips & Activities: (Within a couple of hours in the surrounding areas) For inland Spain - The city of Granada and the famous Alhambra can be seen in a days trip, as can the Alpujarras valley, with it's charming villages and the famous cave houses at Guadix on the Granada Road.
Early in the year you can also ski at Sol y Nieve in the Sierra Nevada
For families - experience Mini Hollywood - Go Wild in the West and visit the Tabernas Desert, home of the Spaghetti Westerns and famous for films such as 'The good, the bad and the ugly' and even dress up as a cowboy for the day!
For nature lovers - explore the Cabo de Gata Nature Park an hour away by car - the largest coastal nature reserve in Andalucia. The mountain range of Cabo de Gata has a volcanic appearance and falls sharply into the sea. There are many hidden coves and secluded beaches.
For sports enthusiasts - the Gary Player designed golf course is a few minutes walk from the apartment set against the mountain backdrop .
Roquetas de Mar (20 minutes by car) is a very popular large resort with a fine, uncrowded beach stretching for many miles. Although modern, it still preserves its classic Spanish charm and authentic atmosphere. With many excellent restaurants serving mouthwatering Spanish specialties, as well as lively bars, shops and a bustling fishing harbour, Roquetas has something for everyone including children. For kids, the Waterpark is a favourite.
Golf, sailing, water skiing, boat hire, wind surfing, fishing, walking, cycling, horse riding, scuba diving are all available in the surrounding Almeria area.