This spectacular Villa was recently built by local craftsmen in the style of a Typical Andalucian Cortijo with keen attention to detail. Nestled among the foothills of The Sierra Almijara National Park the villa is set amongst Citrus, Olive and Avocado groves with breathtaking views of the mountains and down the Frigiliana valley to the sea & is close to the beautifully conserved, award winning and whitewashed Andalucian village of Frigiliana along a concreted road accessible by all types of vehicles. Villa accommodation consists of two bedrooms - one double and one twin (each with private bathroom) plus living room & kitchen with Air Conditioning/Central heating.
The busy resort town of Nerja is a short drive away. Our prime location provides an enviable combination of spectacular mountains and Mediterranean beaches. With Air Conditioning and Free internet access.
The Villa is Fully Registered and Licensed by the Andalucian Rural Tourism Authority ( License number RTA/ CR/ MA / 00711 ) which is now a legal requirement for all Rural Property Rentals - Un registered properties run the risk of being Closed Down and Sanctioned by the Tourism Authority Thus Jeapordising the holidays of unsuspecting guests.
However licensed Properties such as Mimosa are Subject to stringent periodic inspections and strict quality controls which ensure that we adhere to and provide the highest standards of Accomodation, Facilities and Service.
Internet Access - The Villa is equipped with free WiFi – However we strongly recommend that if you envisage using our WiFi system for business purposes or any other critical function that you ensure that you have a secondary source in case of any malfunction of the network. We offer WiFi Internet Access as a complimentary “Value Add” service to our guests. However we provide no technical support, nor do we accept any liability, nor will we offer any compensation, for the non functionality of the service for whatever reason.
The accommodation in the villa has been thoughtfully designed to accommodate both families or groups of friends travelling together as such it offers two separate guest suites each with private sleeping / bathing facilities together with shared living room, kitchen and outdoor leisure facilities. This way our guests can enjoy each others company whilst still having some private space to relax in peace if needed.
The villa has two separate guest suites one upstairs and one at ground level leading from the living room. The ground floor guest suite is reached via a short corridor from the living room, it has a twin bedroom, with two single beds with large built in wardrobe and its own private bathroom with walk in shower, WC and washbasin. The upstairs guest suite is reached via a stairway leading off the lounge and via a short corridor, it has a large double bed with large built in wardrobes and its own private bathroom containing bath with shower WC and washbasin.
The pool shower room and toilet is located next to the pool. It has its own private bathroom with WC, Washbasin and a large walk in 'Wet Room ' Shower So that there is no need to go back into the Villa to use the toilet facilities while using the Pool and Sunbathing Terraces, in here is also a washing machine. Additionally outside the Pool Shower Room is a separate outdoor pool shower.
A word from the owners : Villa Mimosa is privately owned by Paul and Christine Winstanley from England and is managed by friends who live locally in Frigiliana and who speak excellent Spanish in case of any problems. This allows us to provide a superior and more personal service to our guests than larger agents can, so any problems can be dealt with quickly. We keep our guests informed of all local Fiestas, Events and Activities with all local magazines and papers. Our local area guide will ensure that you have all the information you need about the Villa and the area and its attractions no matter what kind of holiday you prefer. If all else fails, we are always only a phone call away. We take great pride in the fact that you entrust us with such a precious commodity as your holiday. It is our personal goal to ensure that every possible comfort and amenity is provided during your stay.
The local area : Frigiliana is a charming Andalucian village Known as the “Pearl of Axarquia” whose Moorish architecture dates back 5000 years, nestled into the foothills of the Almijara Mountains at the edge of the Sierra Tejada National Park. The older part is a mass of narrow flower laden cobbled streets winding up the hillside with wonderful views over orchards and the coast to the South and Spectacular views of the National Park North and East across the magnificent Higueron Gorge. With something for everyone Frigiliana is a paradise. For walkers and mountain bikers with enchanting walks and rides for all abilities starting right in the village. For historians and culturalists the Moorish past remains visible today. For the beach lover Nerja is a busy seaside town five minutes drive away, set amidst cliffs overlooking rocky coves with many fine beaches and all the usual facilities of a Mediterranean holiday resort, while retaining the qualities of a typical Spanish small town.
Out and about : Within a short drive are several whitewashed mountain villages each with their own charm and many like Competa and Algaborro are on the famous “Ruta de Vino” (wine route) The awe inspiring Nerja Caves, are a fascinating, network of cathedral like underground caverns with the World's biggest stalactites. Maro, is a picturesque village with panoramic views across the sea and a small secluded beach. A little further along the coast are La Herradura and Almunecar, while further afield is the historic city of Grenada with its famous Alhambra Palace (pre-booking advised). Mijas, Antequara El Torcal National Park, Marbella, Seville, Gibraltar, Ronda, Cordoba, and other famous Costa del Sol resorts are all accessible for day trips.