La Cala de Mijas
This front line beach house is situated in Butibamba, La Cala de Mijas. Four double bedrooms, south facing with fantastic sea views with the option to cater for up to 8 people. There is a spacious lounge which provides TV /DVD & Free WIFI . The kitchen has full cooking facilities as well as a microwave oven. The house is fully air conditioned supplying hot and cold air.
At the front of the house there is a sun terrace where you can dine al fresco looking out to sea.
The rear terrace provides a washing machine and two 150 litre water tanks ensuring sufficient water to cater for all your needs. On the first floor there is a balcony where you can relax, read a book or simply watch the boats go by. The house has a well stocked linen cupboard and ample beach towels.
Should you require a house clean whilst you are on vacation, this can be arranged.
The property is within easy walking distance to the local bars/tapas and grocery store. La Cala de Mijas town is a 10 minute walk, having a range of bars, restaurants, banks and shops.
Originally a tiny fishing village, La Cala de Mijas has become a popular resort for those who wish to visit a charming town that retains its’ Andalucian seaside village atmosphere.
Located on the Mijas Costa, being part of the popular Costa del Sol, it is easily accessible from Malaga International Airport; an approximate 25 minute drive. The town and its’ beaches are well maintained by the presiding Ayuntamiento (town hall) and a recently built paseo/promenade enables walkers and fitness fanatics a scenic passage along the coast to neighbouring Calahonda.
A popular street market is held every Wednesday and Saturday on the large fairground site which becomes the venue for the annual fair and local fiestas which begin on 25th July.
La Cala de Mijas is also an excellent base from which to visit Puerto Banus, Marbella, Torremolinos, Fuengirola, Benalmadena and a trip to the beautiful Mijas Pueblo is a must. A bus service runs every 15 minutes which can take you to Fuengirola or Marbella from Cala de Mijas.
There are numerous restaurants in and around La Cala, most within easy walking distance or a short car ride away. Every taste is catered for; apart from the traditional Spanish fare including tapas and paella, international cuisine is available including Thai, Chinese, Indian, Italian to name but a few. The beachside chiringuitos serve amazing fresh fish and sea food that is cooked ‘espeto’ over hot coals; the result is delicious fresh food with amazing views.
Formal dining is also available at the El Oceano Hotel and the newly opened Olivia’s where music and dancing accompany a great meal.
There is an abundance of sporting and recreational facilities located nearby including golf, horse riding, tennis and seasonal water sports. Keen golfers are spoilt for choice with competition-standard courses at La Cala, Mijas Golf and El Chaparral. There are numerous other excellent courses in the nearby locality.