Fisherman's Cottage is the perfect place for a couple to holiday very near to the beach on the Eastern Costa Del Sol. Located just seconds walk from the beach on the old coast road at Caleta De Velez - the fishing port and marina being 3 minutes walk. Caleta de Velez is a small resort with plenty of bar/restaurants, small shops and local facilities all within a few minutes walk. There is free street parking nearby and a good bus service operating East to Nerja and West to Malaga with the bus stops 5 minutes walk from the cottage.
Fisherman's Cottage is a good coastal base for those hiring a car and wishing to explore the sights of Andalucia.
Granada and the Alhambra Palace, Nerja, Malaga city, Seville and Cordoba are all accessed on good roads/motorways from the cottage.
Many guest will just want to relax on the beach or the sunny roof terrace with its sea views and not travel too far from this very Spanish location. Walk to the street market or enjoy a BBQ & vino under the stars.
Fishermans Cottage - local area: Fishermans Cottage is perfectly located for anyone wanting to walk to the local shops and bars etc. There are several bar/restaurants,a small supermarket, a bakers and a newsagents with a few minutes walk. Between Caleta de Velez and Torre del Mar the beach side promenade passes a number beachbar eateries serving tasty tapas and great local fish & seafood.
Golfers can drive to the 18 hole public course ' Baviera' in just 5 minutes. Full equipment hire is available.
Torre del Mar & Velez Malaga: Torre del Mar is a much larger beach resort which is walkable in around 20 minutes or a 5 min drive. Here you will find entertainment for all ages and a good choice of restaurants including Indian, Chinese, Thai, Mexican and of course Spanish!
The sandy beach is 2km long with safe bathing and beach showers, etc. Sun loungers can also be rented.
Velez Malaga has a large modern shopping centre with excellent boutique shops and Eroski supermarket. It also has tenpin bowling and a multi cinema complex. A modern tram service connects Torre del Mar to the shopping centre and Velez Malaga.
Horse riding can be found nearby and there is a go kart track also.
Exploring Andalucia: Fishermans Cottage is a good coastal base from which to visit the sites and attractions of Andalucia. Granada and the Alhambra Palace is must see. Malaga city is easily reach by car or why not use the local bus - cheap and easy. Visit the castle and the Picasso Museum. Great shopping and tapas bars too. Nerja is a short drive or bus journey along the coast and has great beaches and the famous Nerja Caves.
A good motorway network gives access to Cordoba, Antequerra and Seville.