Set in a luxury, beautiful and stunning development with large tropical gardens and direct access to the beach.
Luxury and exclusive front line beach apartment on ground floor. 2 bed apartment sleeps up to 4. Private garden of 50M2 and large terrace/porch (34m2) having outside dining furniture, sunbeds and overlook and direct access to the pool, to the gardens and the sea. Rustic floor throughout the apartment. The lounge has great and comfortable seating, wifi, TV HD 35". The kitchen is fitted with modern home appliances (fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, oven, microwave), towels and linens, toaster, Nespresso coffee machine and marble worktop.
Both bedrooms have 2 bathrooms, one with bath (hydromassage bathtub) and shower and one with a shower unit. Bathrooms with underfloor heating. Master bedroom with direct access to the private garden and private terrace. Small office space.
Parking: Covered and closed parking place.
COMPLEX LA PERLA DE LA BAHÍA
Quiet development with private security (from 22.00 to 08.00) in a gated community, 2 pools (adult / children) with comfortable sun loungers and parasol. The urbanization is a luxury and high standard complex, a place to enjoy a high quality of life one of the best kept urbanisations in this area of the Costa del Sol. It has nice tropical gardens and direct access to the beach, as well the development has a short path adorned with tropical plants, small fountain and palm trees.
- Smoking is not permitted in the apartment with the exception of the terrace.
- Pets under request
- It is not allowed to use the chimney.
- Visitors looking for quietness or more active ones will both be rewarded and they don’t need to give up fine cooking: less than100mts is the Finca Cortesin Beach Club and the Bahia Beach Restaurant.
- Just 5 minutes walking away you can also have fresh sea food at the beach restaurant “La Sal”.
- If you are looking for international cooking in an inviting atmosphere you can visit the nearby harbour “La Duquesa”. You can get easily to the cosy Promenade of the fishers´ town Sabinillas, where children can have a good time.
- Just 10 minutes away lays Estepona´s, so nice with a great offer for shopping, restaurants, Coffe shops, bars, amazing Marina, fishing activities, boat tours...
- Just 30 minutes away lays Marbella's splendorous harbour Puerto Banús with its unique shopping mile. Taking the other direction, you are just 10 minutes away from the luxury harbour of Sotogrande.
Directly in front of the apartment is the bus stop for the bus line that connects La Linea (Gibraltar) and Estepona.
Entertaiment options in general: Long walks along the beach, romantic sunrises and sunsets in front of the historic scenery of a Phoenician watchtower. Fishing at the rocks near the sea, cruises/ sight seeing of dolphins and whales at Estepona and the Strait of Gibraltar. Water sports at the harbour of Puerto Banús, Puerto Deportivo Estepona, Puerto La Duquesa, and the Puerto Sotogrande; playing golf on more than 50 courts, practice polo in Sotogrande or windsurf/kite surf in Tarifa.
Our holiday apartment is located an hour drive from Malaga airport and only 25 mins. from Gibraltar and Marbella.
It is the ideal base for excursions to Northern Africa (ferries from Algeciras and Tarifa), as well as to all major sights of Southern Spain, such as Seville, Granada and the Alhambra, Cordoba, Cadiz and the "Route of the White Villages“, being the most famous Casares itself, only 12 km into the mountains.
Airport : Malaga at 85 Kilometres
Ferry : Algeciras-Tanger at 35 Kilometres
Train / High Speed Train AVE : Fuengirola at 40 Kilometres / Málaga 90 Km.
Motorway : Manilva at 5 Kilometres
Beach : at 10 metre
Restaurant: at 100 metre Finca Cortesin Beach, as well 100 metre Bahía Beach Restaurant. Both fresh fish and international cuisine
The Costa del Sol is also well-known as the 'Costa del Golf'. During the whole year golfers of all the world –from beginners to professionals - enjoy the sunny days on Europe’s most numerous selection of golf courses: more than 50 Greens! Right in front of the house is the new golf course “Doña Julia” (18-holes), and just a swing away the club 'La Duquesa Golf', right next to the sport harbor crossing the main street you reach “La Finca de Cortesín”, a 5 star golf and spa resort, where the famous Volvo Open were held in 2009, 2011 and 2012. Besides the high concentration of golf courses in Marbella and Estepona you can also visit Spain’s most famous golf course “Valderrama“ which is located 20 minutes away (by car) towards Gibraltar. Venue of the legendary Ryder- Cup in 1997.
Polo, jet ski, whale and dolphin watching, free climbing, caving, sailing, snorkeling, diving, paragliding, fishing, horse riding, kite surfing, wind surfing.
Ski: Just 3 hours away are the Spain’s world-famous ski tracks of Sierra Nevada at Granada, venue of the Alpine World Championships in 1996.
*0 minute to the beach and 2 minutes to the nearest restaurant.
*5 minutes to Restaurant "La Sal" (closed in winter), direction Sabinillas (neighbouring fisher village), on the right hand side
* 20 minutes to Sabinillas, along the sandy beaches (or 2 mins. driving): many grocery stores, baker, butcher, fish monger, bank, pharmacy etc.
* 30 min walk or 4 min drive to sports harbor "Puerto de la Duquesa" with many international restaurants
Great location for day trips to local attractions
*5 min.to Los Baños de la Hedionda: Ferruginous sulphurous baths of Roman origin and Arabic remodeling.
*10 min. drive to Estepona with its tapas bars in the old part of town and its sports harbor (many restaurants, large selection of bars and night clubs).
*10 min. drive to famous sports harbor "Sotogrande" (classy Sunday morning flea market).
*20 min. drive to the White Village of Casares (must-see); cradle of the Andalusian identity founder Blas Infante and symbol of 'The White Villages of Andalusia”. We recommend the Restaurant "Venta La Victoria", half way up on the road.
*25 min. drive to Marbella, gorgeous old city, famous sport harbour of Puerto Banús (luxury shopping and high class restaurants and night life), Jet-Set of the 70´s.
*45 min. drive to Gibraltar (ID/passport necessary!): British Overseas Territory, "The Rock", apes, caves and interesting siege history.
*1h. drive to surfers paradise of Tarifa, where the Atlantic meets the Mediterranean, with view to Africa, mile long sand dunes.
*1h.15min. drive to renown White Village of Ronda, mountain-fort, famous bull-fight ring and museum, evergreen Sierra de Grazalema (Spain’s most rainy region!).
*1h. 20 min. drive to Málaga, the province’s capital city with the new Picasso museum, Roman theatre, Arabic castle and plenty of night life.
*1h. 30 min. drive to Jerez, famous home of Sherry wines and Royal Horse School
*1h. 45 min. drive to Cadiz, oldest city of Europe, Pearl of the Atlantic, conserves the Caribean atmosphere of Havana.
*1h. 50 min. drive to Nerja, impressive cave with the largest stalactites/ stalagmites of the world.
*2h. 15 min. drive to Seville, capital of Andalusia, home to Bizets "Carmen", Spain’s former capital of colonial politics, 2 World Exhibitions, famous fair of April (Feria de Abril).
*2h. 20 min. drive to Granada: last bastion of the Moors, Alhambra: declared World Patrimony by UNESCO (Spain’s most visited monument) - a must-see!
*2h. 30 min. drive to Córdoba, famous mosque-cathedral with red-white arcades, an example of the melting of oriental and Christian- Western culture.
* 4h. drive to Almeria, Moorish harbour, Europe’s only deserts, Little-Hollywood (Spagetti-Western!), Nature Park Cabo de Gata.
THINGS TO DO WITH KIDS
*20 min. drive to Safari Park "SELWO Adventure" ( http://www.selwo.es)
*45 min. drive to Fun Water Park Mijas (http://www.aquamijas.com)
*55 min. drive to Dolphin Park SELWO Marina (http://www.selwomarina.es/
*1h. drive to Fun Water Park Torremolinos (http://www.aqualand.es/torremolinos)
On Sundays, there is a local market at Sabinillas (turn right at LIDL and continue along the road, leaving LIDL on your right). There is another one in SOTOGRANDE sports harbour (10 mins direction Gibraltar) highly recommended!