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Spacious modern apartment with large terrace and private pool, long & short lets

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 apts (2 bed, 2 bath), sleeps 6-12*, air con, satelite, WIFI, terrace, poo

Beautiful ground floor apartment in a small private and secure development in Playa Serena. Apartment has 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, air con in all bedrooms and living area, satellite TV (European and UK) and WIFI. There is also a spacious terrace with fantastic private plunge pool. The terrace gets sun all afternoon. There is also a communal pool and gardens with sun loungers and parasols which overlooks the Playa Serena golf course. The development is close to the natural park and bird reserve.

This apartment is in a small recently built development in a quiet family friendly location in Playa Serena, the most desirable part of the Roqueats de Mar resort.

The attractive building is in a lovely location overlooking the playa Serna golf course. It has a well maintained communal garden area and pool with sun loungers and parasols. Unlike many other developments the pool area is rarely crowded, even in high season.

The apartment is modern, bright and spacious with beautiful polished marble floors. It has 2 bedrooms plus a spacious and comfortable double sofa bed. There is combined air con/heating with individual controls in the bedrooms and lounge area.

The apartment is on the ground floor and so benefits from easy access to the communal pool area. However, it also has a large terrace with private plunge pool, perfect for cooling off or having fun. This unique feature is a real plus especially as the terrace gets the sun all afternoon.

The terrace has sun loungers, a parasol, outdoor dining furniture and a BBQ. Relax in the evening as the sun sets behind the distant Sierra Nevada and Sierra de Gador mountains.

For more information or photos please contact the owner.

There are regular flights to Almeria from Manchester, Birmingham, Manchester, Stansted, Gatwick, Leeds & Luton with Monarch, Mytravel, Flybe, First Choice, Easyjet and Ryanair.

More Details

Owner
Dr Donal Murphy
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 November, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Roquetas de Mar in Poniente Almeriense

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Lift
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
  • Beautiful tiled bathrooms with marble sinks. En-suite bathroom has large walk-in shower. Second bathroom has good size bath.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Modern bedrooms with beautiful polished marble floors and individually controllable air con. Master bedroom has en-suite shower room. Additional sleeping accommodation offered by double sofa-bed in lounge (very comfortable). Ample storage space in bedrooms. Wardrobes also large enough to hide away suitcases.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Smoking permitted on patio. WIFI now available.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(32 traveller reviews)

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Spacious modern apartment with large terrace and private pool, long & short lets
average rating of 4.6875 based on 32 reviews
5

Fantastic property, facilities and location

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't be more delighted with our stay at the property, it is spacious, secure and clean. My kids loved the dip pool and my five year old said it was his favourite thing about the holiday. We did venture to the communal pool on a number of occasions and found no more than ten other people there and plenty of room for everyone.

The property is located in a quiet area and it is around a 15 minute (1 kilometre) stroll to the main tourist strip. We found this fine with three kids in tow and it was needed after an evening meal.

It is also only a short walk to the natural park and we were lucky enough to see flamingos in flight.

With the help of the owner we were able to navigate the bus timetable to get a bus to Almeria City and enjoy one of the local festivals. Something which we thoroughly enjoyed and wouldn't have been able to do without the guidance of the owner.

Overall we would love to go back to Roquetas De Mar and especially this property, we couldn't have hoped for better.

Paul & De Mawson

  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Paul and De for your review. So pleased that you enjoyed your holiday and the apartment so much. Great to hear that the kids loved the plunge pool. Ours do do. It was one of the things which attracted us to the property in the first place. It makes the apartment feel like your own mini villa. Your description of the communal pool is also accurate, rarely busy and often you can have it to yourself. It is the quite location that many guest love and we have many regular guests who return year after year for this very reason. A real contrast to the noise in some parts of the resort and the crowds around hotel pools! Great that you were able to get to Almeria city to experience some of the annual fiesta and get a real taste of Spanish culture. The bus service means that anyone can do this even without a car. Almeria city is an interesting place to visit, especially for the impressive hilltop castle, the Alcazaba and the cathedral. Thanks again for choosing our property for your family holiday. I hope that you will return again. Donal Murphy
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5

Excellent Value For Money & Excellent Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Property was fantastic. Very well equipped and comfortable. My only gripe would be that the beds are a little low but apart from that I cannot fault the place. We did have a problem with the toilet flush in the en-suite but after informing the management company, it was fixed within a few hours. I highly recommend this place.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This is our 5th year visiting this apartment which says it all! We started going as a couple and this year with our 18 month old son. The apartment is just lovely and has everything you could possibly want. The plunge pool is perfect and again is more than enough for what you need to cool off. The communal swimming pool is also very lovely and usually empty which is great if you fancy having a swim. Every year we have been Donal has always been on hand to contact should we need him. This is always peace of mind. The apartment itself is located at the quiet end of the town which we find perfect as you can sit on the patio and listen to nothing but the sound of crickets whilst watching the sun set, or head to the restaurants and bars which is a 15 minute walk so best of both :)

I have been going to Roquetas for over 20 years and would never go anywhere else. We had previously stayed in a villa for many years but after discovering this apartment and its private plunge pool we decided to give it a try as a change and have never looked back since. It is very unusual to have an apartment with a private plunge pool so would recommend this 100%.

Thanks again Donal for allowing us to have 5 fantastic years staying here, so far.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Sarah for your lovely review, for choosing our apartment and for returning so many times over the years. It has always been a pleasure. I hope that you will continue to enjoy holidays with your new family in Roquetas.
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5

Vacances superbes

  • 5 of 5

Appartement proposé conforme à l'annonce. Propre, tout confort et proche de tous les commerces nécessaires. Merci à Donal pour sa disponibilité à chaque instant. Nous y retournerons très vite.

Cristina

  • Review Submitted: 01-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Appartement très agréable et très bien situé.

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons passé un excellent séjour dans cet appartement conforme à son descriptif. Les contacts avec le propriétaire étaient très sympathiques. Roqueta de Mar est une station balnéaire très agréable, avec des activités pour tous les âges.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous, spacious, clean apt in a quiet area

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I decided to have a holiday in Roquetas De mar as we could drive to it within a couple of hours.

We arrived at the apartment to find it much better & a lot bigger than we had expected. There is everything you need in the apt, you just have to buy your provisions.

It is in a quiet area not too far from the beach (Playa Serena), with big supermarkets/bars, 5/10 mins mins drive away. The grounds and surrounding areas are immaculate.

The pool areas are very quiet and clean and we were amazed that they have two communal pools, one for each block!

The plunge pool however is a luxury. We loved everything about the place.

Will definitely be returning as we just didn't want to leave!

Paul or Donal were always there if you needed any assistance. Excellent customer services. I would without a doubt recommend this property to family and friends, and already have!

The Chirringuito Koral had excellent food & Lilly's bar does a fab breakfast. The best I have had in Spain.

The aquarium is very expensive....

Overall we had a well chilled out holiday to recharge our batteries. Excellent!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Roquetas de Mar
Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Almeria (LEI)
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Several (Playa Serena)
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Almeria
Nearest Golf
100 Metres
Playa Serena (building overlooks golf course)
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Almeria
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
E15 exit #449
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Several (Playa Serena)
Nearest Ski
160 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada resorts
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
Playa de Cerrillos (Playa Serena)
Car: not necessary

Roquetas de Mar is a very family-oriented resort with a relaxed atmosphere. It is popular with British, German and other nationalities but overall has a predominantly Spanish feel.

Roquetas de Mar has a long and spacious beach stretching literally for kilometres from the port area to the natural park with accompanying promenade alongside. There are 'Chiringuitos' (small beach-front bars/restaurants) along the promenade and comfortable beach beds available to rent at reasonable rates (daily or weekly rates). Due to it's size the beach is rarely crowded even in high season. On the beach there are various water sports (windsurfing, jet-skis, pedaloes, etc). Also in the resort there is a a tourist train ride, bikes for rent, horse and carriage rides, children's play areas, go karting, and a water park. The port area has a marina, a popular pebble beach and numerous restaurants, many offering seafood specialties.

Golf: Adjacent to the Playa Serena Golf course. Two other excellent golf courses are also available at La Envia and Almerimar, both within a short drive.

Ski: The Sierra Nevada mountians are approximately 2 hours drive away.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Roquetas de Mar, Costa de Almeria

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Rate 11
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£352
for 7 nights
£352
£659
 
 
Rate 12
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£352
for 7 nights
£352
£659
 
 
Rate 1
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£352
for 7 nights
£352
£730
 
 
Rate 2
1 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
7 night minimum stay
£352
for 7 nights
£352
£730
 
 
Rate 3
1 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£352
for 7 nights
£352
£730
 
 
Rate 4
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£352
for 7 nights
£352
£819
 
 
Rate 5
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£379
for 7 nights
£379
£1,087
 
 
Rate 6
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£441
for 7 nights
£441
£1,407
 
 
Rate 7
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£668
for 7 nights
£668
 
 
Rate 8
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£668
for 7 nights
£668
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 9
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£441
for 7 nights
£441
£1,265
 
 
Rate 10
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£379
for 7 nights
£379
£908
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £178.13
admin fee £53.44
Pet Fee £22.27

The advertised Rental rates include:
accommodation of up to 4 people, linen, towels, laundry, utilities, cleaning, secure parking, WIFI, TV, and local support services. The private plunge pool is also included during applicable dates (1 May - 30 Sept).

Stays of less than 7 nights charged as a minimum of 6 nights.

Additional people:
For more than 4 people (maximum of 6) there is an additional charge of €5 per person per night to cover additional laundry/cleaning costs.

Pool availability:
Main communal pool open May 1 - Sept 30. Private plunge pool avail and included in quoted rate May 1 - Sept 30. Private plunge pool may also be available up until Oct 30 upon request but additional costs will apply.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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