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Exclusive High Spec Duquesa Costa del Sol Holiday Apartment

Bedrooms 2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in West Costa del Sol - No 1 Mikonos Playa

Luxury Two Bedroom Holiday Rental Apartment 50m from the Beach and Marina

Spend your holiday in an exclusive self catering holiday apartment in Duquesa, Costa del Sol, Spain. The accommodation includes modern quality furnishings, full hot and cold air conditioning, marble floors, en-suite jacuzzi bath, free broadband and a 47 inch LED TV. In your holiday apartment you have your own huge (68m) private sun terrace with sea views, its south west orientation means you also benefit from all day sunshine literally from sunrise (out of the sea in front of you) to sunset (to the mountains behind). The apartments position is perfect, its 50m of the beach and 50m of the marina, whilst also being pleasantly detached and elevated from those around you. Situated alongside the picturesque marina, you can relax on the apartments private sun terrace, swim in the pool or lay on the beach. You can have a game of golf, maybe go fishing, or just wander through the marina at your leisure, the choice is yours at No 1 Mikonos Playa Duquesa, Costa del Sol, Spain.

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Richard (Owner)
Member since: 2008
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Speaks English

About Richard

Hi, my name is Richard, I live in Hertfordshire, UK and bought the apartment off plan in 2002, it was completed in 2004 and I started renting the apartment out that year. Since then I have come out to Duquesa at least 3 times a year with my family and/or friends for relaxation and fun. I endeavour to give all of our guests a 'home from home' feeling during their stay, whilst offering the apartment at very competitive prices. I look forward one day to being able to stay in No.1 Mikonos Playa for an extended period one day, however work commitments mean that we've been unable to achieve that as yet, so until that time please enjoy the apartment, its terrace and the surrounding area as much as we do throughout the year. Kind regards, Richard.

Richard purchased this apartment in 2003

Why Richard chose West Costa del Sol

I bought No.1 Mikonos because of its location, orientation and terrace, spending 3 times more than I had intended so that I could have the all day sun on its huge terrace and watch the sunrise out of the sea whilst having just a 50m stroll to the marina. Its all been worthwhile, the apartment is everything I it to be and more, the guests love it as much as I do, coming back year after year.

What makes this apartment unique

The large terrace is what everyone raves about, its private, its got all day sun and views, that's not to say the interior isn't lovely too, other apartments also have good and well maintained interiors, but none have the huge south west facing private terrace, its for all of these reasons that No 1 Mikonos is the most popular rental apartment in Duquesa.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)
Exclusive High Spec Duquesa Costa del Sol Holiday Apartment
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
Walsall, West Midlands

What more could you ask?

  • 5 of 5

Nothing! Everything about the apartment was perfect. No humping cases upstairs as there was a lift from the car park. No getting into a sizzling hot car as car park is underground. The actual apartment was the best I have ever stayed in. Bathroom for each bedroom and very comfy beds. The terrace was second to none. We hardly used the beach, Swam in the sea and went back to apartment to sunbathe.

A car isn't really necessary as everything was to hand. Restaurants in plenty and a little supermarket within just a few yards. Will definitely be visiting again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2009
  • Date of Stay: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great apartment in fantastic location. A real pleasure to meet Richard and we hope to return soon. LB

  • Review Submitted: Mar 10, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your review,I'm really pleased you enjoyed your stay in No1 Mikonos, as always you're very welcome back any time. Kind Regards, Richard
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  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in Duquesa everyyear forthe past 10 years, and i can say this is the best place we have stayed in over the years, we had the appartment from the 1st November 2010 and apart from the previous person turning the hot water off we had no problems, I wouldnow say that if we cant get this appartment we will not go back untill its available I would recommend it to anyone going to Duquesa, Thank you Richard and hope to be in touch soon regards Bill &Joan

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Bill and Joan< Many thanks for your review, I'm really pleased you found No1 Mikonos to be all that you wanted in Duquesa, you're more than welcome to come back anytime in the future. Kind Regards Richard.
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Best apartment and location we've stayed at.

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time to Duquesa and how impressed we were by the location and apartment. The large terrace was the best one we've had, as we got the sun first thing in the morning as its rises out of the sea, but more importantly last in the evening which meant we could have a barby for dinner and another glass of vina sol before the sun went down ;-)

With the beach so close, a morning stroll is a delightful start to the day, and guaranteed to brighten you up if you'd had a glass too many the night before! Some bargains can also be found on a trip to the sunday market if you fancy a longer walk! Four of us stayed there and the apartment accommodated us well especially with the spacious lounge area. The jacuzzi bath was also a lovely treat after a day in the sun. We will definitely be back, we have already booked it again for october!

Staying at No 1 Mikonos feels like staying at someone's house, we literally had everything we wanted, from books, games and CD's to sunloungers and fishing rods, Richard you have a lovely apartment and have thought of everything. Thank you for letting us stay there for our holiday, we will definitely be back next year and have already booked it again for October!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 9, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Warrington, Cheshire

Perfect Apartment

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from this apartment in Duquesa and have to say that it was just perfect. From booking the apartment with Richard and his recommendation for car hire (which was excellent) to his directions to the apartment. We didn't have much experience of driving abroad but were happy to find that the transfer from Malaga airport to the apartment was relatively straightforward. When we arrived at the apartment we couldn't believe how lucky we had been to find such a beautiful apartment in a lovely area. The apartment had everything you could possibly need. It was really like being at home only better!! There was even lots of paperback books, cds and dvds to keep you entertained. Not that you needed it. The view from the enormous sun terrace was lovely and you could either just sit and read (in the sun all day) or watch the world go by. It was just a short stroll (1 minute) to the little bars and restaurants around the harbour. We only went for a week but there is certainly enough places to visit for a lot longer stay. Both myself and my husband would like to stay at the apartment again in the future and wouldn't hesitate to recommend it to our friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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No 1 Mikonos Playa - highly recommended!

  • 5 of 5

We can't believe how lucky we were to find No 1 Mikonos Playa for our recent holiday!

The apartment is like a home from home and is tastefully and comfortably furnished and was spotlessly clean when we arrived. There are books, CDs and DVDs if you want them and also Sky TV with English channels. The kitchen is well equipped including a full size cooker, microwave, dishwasher and washing machine - we felt like we were borrowing a friend's apartment rather than staying in a holiday rental.

The aparment's own sun terrace is huge and a great place to catch the sun throughout the day or to bbq and eat al fresco at night while watching the world go by! The communal pool is a good size if you prefer that to swimming in the sea.

The apartment is so close to everything - the beach and the pretty bustling marina with its many bars and restaurants are within 2-3 minutes walk and a little mini market is just across the square.

Duquesa itself is charming and also the surrounding villages. We would recommend car hire in order to explore the beautiful surrounding countryside but if you prefer not to drive abroad once you reach Duquesa there are plenty of things to do and places to go close by without needing to use a car

We have only been back to the UK for 3 days and we're already planning our next visit!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 29, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2008
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Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
60 Metres
Duquesa Marina
Nearest Ferry
30 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
150 Metres
Duquesa Gold Club
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Manilva Toll Road
Nearest Restaurant
60 Metres
Duquesa Marina
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Duquesa Beach
Car: not necessary

Whilst staying a No 1 Mikonos Playa in Puerto de la Duquesa, the marina is agreat area to walk through, explore, and relax in whilst taking in the the views and scenery or you can visit Gibralter for your tax free shopping, Marbella and Puerto Banus for a big night out, or go and walk through the marina at Sotogrande at you leasure.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in La Duquesa, Manilva area

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Aug 2016 - 31 Aug 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Nov 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Dec 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
23 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
4 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Nov 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £125

We ask fro a 40% deposit upon booking, the outstanding balance is then paid 6 weeks before your arrival. A refundable £125 key and damages deposit is also required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in West Costa del Sol in Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 150 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • town
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Bidet , Marble bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Air Conditioned
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Air Conditioned
  • Each bedroom is furnished with modern, comfortable beds and furniture along with quality bedding for your comfort. A cot is available for guests of the apartment with young children.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Binoculars
  • Terrace
  • Gated Community
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
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