Lovely 2 bed, 2 bath PRIVATE GARDEN FLAT overlooking Paloma Park, Benalmadena, communal pool, Sky UK TV Channels, DVD, air con, heating, High speed WiFi available. Close to amenities, beach.
This delightful apartment is decorated in a true Spanish style. You enter the tasteful entrance hall which gives a feeling of space. The stylish lounge and dining room are comfortably furnished with a sliding door leading onto the glassed in terrace/conservatory. The windows fully open and the patio door leads you into your own private, furnished garden where a barbeque is available. The fully fitted American style kitchen gives a real open plan feeling to the apartment. The master bedroom has a double bed and an en-suite bathroom with bath and shower. The second bedroom has twin beds and overlooks the private garden. The second bathroom has a walk in shower unit. Both the bedrooms have built in wardrobes and drawers. A cot is available for your use. We have also supplied a hairdryer. The communal gardens and swimming pools are very well maintained. There is a children's pool and changing facilities. Please provide your own pool/beach towels. An off street parking space is available.
We have installed high speed WiFi facilities in the apartment. We know that this will be a great advantage to many of our guests who have requested this over the years. WiFi will be available for the whole period of your stay. This will enable you to use the internet and make use of free calls using Skype or Viber. We have ensured the WiFi speed in the apartment is fast enough to pick up UK TV channels via the internet. This facility is being offered to you for £15 per week (or part thereof). We would ask you to inform us as soon as possible if you would like WiFi to be made available to you for the period of your stay.
This apartment is set in a quiet residential area next to the beautiful Paloma Park. Here you will find many walkways, fountains, cafeteria and Selwo Dolphinarium. The Puerto Marina, which has twice won the "Best Marina In The World" award, is a mile away with its many beautiful yachts, shops, bars, international restaurants and Sea Life Centre. The promenade and beach are a 10 min stroll down the road and stretch for miles in each direction. Tivoli World is 5 mins away where you can go on the thrilling rides or relax by the bars watching one of the many excellent shows. The cable car will take you to the peak of Mount Calmorro, more than 600m high. The renowned Torrequebrada golf course is 5 mins away and there is a casino on the outskirts of town. If you decide not to use a car the nearest shops, supermarkets and restaurants of Benalmadena and Arroyo de la Miel are a 5 min stroll from the apartment. The pool with lifegaurd and communal gardens is open from June until the end of September. Outside guests are welcome to use the open air pool and entertainment facilities free at the local Sunset Beach Club Hotel, 5 mins away. An indoor pool, gym and spa facility at the Club, is available all year round for use at approx 8€ each per day or 25€ each per week. A brand new ice skating and indoor pool complex is within walking distance.
With its all year round good climate and plenty of entertainment on hand, this apartment in Benalmadena, in the heart of the Costa del Sol is the perfect location for a great holiday. Whether you are on a family holiday or older clients looking for an extended stay, this apartment is perfect.
We had a great family holiday here in May 2015.
Very good value for money.
Perfect location across from Paloma park and short distance from beach.
Handy little garden, great for family.
Shared pool is lovely and very clean.
Contact from owner and Lynn (agent?) very approachable and helpful.
Hoping to book again next year.
Dear Lisa, thank you so much for your lovely review. It's so nice to know that our guests have a great time on holiday in our apartment. We very much look forward to you visiting again. With best wishes Sheryl
donald from bristol
Stayed May 2013
My wife and I were very happy with the apartment and lovely garden, near the park which was just across the road, near to the Supermarkets etc. The apartment was furnished well, the only complaints we had was the owners could get a new double bed (as we well know that Spanish beds are not very comfortable) or a very good mattress, the Shower cubicle in the small bathroom was not very wide when getting into it, also four rust spots on the shower tray which could not avoid when standing under the shower, apart from all this, it was an excellent apartment, and we enjoyed our holiday. We would like to add Lynn was very good and very helpful to us and we would like our thanks be known to her, the apartment was spotless when we arrived, (the rust spots are not her fault as shower trays do get worn over time being used). Thanking you.
Olav from Vemmelev
Stayed Aug 2010
When I was looking at the information on the website, nothing indicates that there not was direct access to the pool area from the apartment, that the reason on my answer on "Met your expatations"
The apartment was over all a good experience, the only minus was that the Hindu temple in the back yard, was calling to prayer a lot of times during a week with a noising bell over hours, very irritating
Els from Newbury
Stayed Nov 2009
The property met our needs in terms of having two bedrooms, bathroom, a living room and kitchen and gave us a place to stay reasonably comfortably when we were visiting my aunt and uncle in Benalmadena.
However, the decor is very tired and the whole apartment could do with a lick of paint. And the beds are very short not ideal when we are all 5ft11 and over!!
In addition, the shower holder is broken, so the entire bathroom gets watered as you try to wash your hair (the shower head flies off the holder...).
We had cold/luke-warm water on the first day which my son enjoyed for his shower my partner and I had freezing cold washes. The setting for hot water on the boiler was set to medium and we had to call the on-site managers out to adjust it. We had a hot shower in the afternoon.
And the bathroom got soaked with hot water this time...
There is a shower room in addition to the en-suite bathroom, but the shower is so small it is only suitable for small children. Any normal sized adult will be able to get in but not do anything else! A bit of a waste of space.
Would I stay there again? Probably not.
Would I recommend it to anyone? Probably not
Our Managing Agents have informed us that you reported to them you were very happy with the apartment, so we are somewhat surprised by your review. I am, however, very disappointed that you chose to break the terms of the contract, as printed on the Villarenters web site. Your booking clearly states that there would just be 2 persons yourself, Ms Els Humphries-Davies and Ms Melanie Jerome. However, I understand from our Managing Agents that you brought in another person who stayed in our apartment, without informing us first. This is totally against the terms of the contract you signed. Our Managing Agents work very hard throughout the year keeping the apartment clean and in good working order. Anything that is broken is replaced immediately we are notified. We have received countless reviews reflecting this. We have had an extremely busy year with many guests returning. We do appreciate that things like paintwork get knocked during the year and our Managing Agents will redecorate now that it is quieter. The beds are in fact standard size their length measuring 6’ 6”. The double bed is 4’6” wide which is a standard size. The fitments in the bathroom are quite new and the apartment is checked before each booking and they were not reported as damaged before your arrival. The new boiler, which was only fitted last month, was set at medium, which is sufficient for the summer months. As the weather had not turned just yet it was left at this setting for your booking. I am delighted that our Managing Agent was able to come out within the hour and turn the dial up a bit for you to it’s winter setting.
Phillip from Halesowen
Stayed May 2009
We stayed at the apartment from 15th to 24th May 2009.WE would like to thank you for a great stay. Our party consisted of 4 adults, 2 in their fifties and 2 in their seventies. We hired a car at the airport and we were met on arrival by Janet the managing agent following excellent directions which were Emailed to us prior to our stay. Tha apartment complex had a secure remotely operated gate and we had a parking space reserved for us. Janet was very helpfull showing us around the apartment and explaining how all the appliances and air conditioning worked.
We had stayed in an apartment nearby last Christmas so we knew the location was good, close to the park and only a short walk to supermarkets and bars. The apartment is clean with all the facilities you could wish for including Sattelite TV, CD player and air conditioning. The garden and conservatory were ideal with the garden catching the sun in the morning and early evening. Overall we were very pleased with the holiday and the apartment. The only 2 negatives were the pool does not open until June ( A new rule concerning a lifegaurd having to be present apparantly) and a little noise at night from the water pipes which feed the apartment block which are situated near to the apartment. Otherwise I can say that we had a great stay and would not hesitate in recommending the apartment to family and fiiends.Thanks again
Lesley from Bishops Stortford
Stayed Apr 2009
We had a great holiday staying in your very comfortable and clean apartment. It had everything we needed and was fantastically located. We were pleasantly surprised by the beautiful park near to the apartment and the close proximity of the beach and other facilities.
We will certainly consider you again in the future possibly when the pool is open. I was aware when I booked that this would be closed which wasnt a problem at the time but I didnt realise quite how hot it would be when we were out there (mid-April) - the weather was great and it would have been nice to have had use of the pool.
Thanks again for your efficiency in handling our booking and please also thank Jan (your property manager) for her helpfulness on our arrival. She made it clear that she was always available if and when we needed her. Jan, if you read this, dont mention the issue with the front door key!!
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We had a fantastic time. The apartment had everything we could have asked for and more. We’d like to book for next year. Pass on our thanks to Lynn, she was fabulous. Steven Oliver, Scotland July 2012
The Apartment shone, everything was spotless. Lynn, the Manager is a knight in shining armour please thank her. We’d like to re book for next September. Sandra & Chris, Walsall June 2012
We enjoyed our stay in your lovely apartment. The location is really good. Your Manager, Lynn is really helpful. Mr Chalmers, Glasgow 19/5/12
We had a really wonderful stay, the apartment is perfect for a family with children who loved the pool and the garden. The close location of Paloma Park was perfect for beautiful evening walks. We were well looked after, the apartment included everything we could possibly need and I would recommend staying there again!" Andrea, Merseyside Aug 2011
We had a fab time. The place shone, everywhere sparkled and felt loved. We were made to feel at home, please pass our feelings onto Lynne, you have a gem there, she replaced bulbs within hours of calling her and all the cupboards were immaculate and clean, a credit to you. Thanks for a wonderful holiday. We would like to know if we could have the flat next year. Thanking you, Sandra, Walsall June 2011
Just a quick note to thank you, we had a really good time spent in your apartment. Everything required was there and it didnt take long until it felt like home. The 3 months just seemed to fly by. We were thinking about staying again next year, and wondered if your apartment would be available. Cruse, Scotland, March 2011
Thank you for renting your accommodation to us. It was really lovely, brilliant location and very comfortable. Thanks for the English TV channels too which pleased my daughter. I especially loved the little extra which you don't often find such as the air fresher, washing up liquid and washing powder. May not mean a lot to you but meant a lot to us. The apartment was lovely and clean and well catered for our needs. Thanks again for a lovely stay and I would highly recommend you to family and friends. Linda, Vale of Glamorgan, August 2010.
Just wanted to let you know what a lovely holiday my family and I had.Everything was what we hoped for and more. The location was Perfect, the apartment had everything we needed and would definitely want to stay here again. LOVED THE GARDEN. Thank you it was great Sheila, Staffs. Sept 2010
We just wanted to let you know that we had a lovely time last week in Benalmadena. The apartment was great and we would have no hesitation in recommending it. Many thanks Barbara, Belfast 03/10
We had a wonderfully relaxing 2 months in Arroyo and very much appreciated the location of your apartment. Thank you for the price for Feb/ March next year I will be in touch as soon as we know what we are doing.Alan and Jackie, Lincoln. March 2010
"Thank you very much for your lovely apartment it was so ideal – great location and fantastic pool. The Managing Agents were really helpful and friendly." Morrissey, Co Dublin Sept ཅ
"Thanks very much for letting us rent your apartment in Benalmadena. It was brilliant and exactly as it is on the internet, plenty of room, the garden was something we never had on holidays before, we really enjoyed having a few drinks outside. The two pools were excellent, the children had a great time in both of them. It was also very handy having the Managing Agent across the road if we needed any help. The apartment had everything we needed. We would highly recommend it to any of our friends and would love to go back next year." Chris, Ireland July ཅ
"This apartment will suit everyone. The garden is safe & allows privacy for those sunbathing. The kitchen layout allows you to cook & keep a safe eye on children. Teenagers can sleep all day without noise disturbance & it has a good location being close to the stunning park. The apartment is well maintained and a first class base."George & Mary from Glasgow April 2009.
"We did enjoy our stay in your apartment and I am sure we will be in touch again in the future. We found the apartment to be very well located, spacious and the garden was ideal for our little girl. We would give the apartment a 4* Rating for value for money, meeting expectations, accurate description and being looked after during our stay. We would certainly reccommend to friends." Berrill, Leicester, May 2009
"Just to say we had a lovely week thank you. We were very pleased with the apartment and Janet was lovely and a lot of help. I would certainly say a 5* rating plenty of space for 4 adults, location to amenities, nice garden to sunbathe, secure, nice building, comfortably furnished, good kitchen and equipment. We wouldn't hesitate to recommend the apartment to friends and family, it is well situated and there is plenty to do even in low season, Paloma Park is beautiful and just accross the road. We had a lovely holiday thanks, and would love to return some time in the future." Mr & Mrs Hardie, Glasgow. March 2009.
"Thank you for letting us rent your apartment we had a lovely holiday & thought your apartment was fantastic thanks again p.s we are hoping to rent it again later in the year, kind regards, Shaun Lee" Notts Feb 2009
"We had a lovely stay in this apartment. It was bigger inside than the photos on the website make it look. Having the garden meant that our children could play safely outside. The apartment is well equipped and having stuff for the beach (buckets, spades, beach mats etc) available was useful. It is in a good location, which means you don't need to hire a car, being next door to the family park and just a short walk from the beach. The Town of Arroyo de la Miel is also close by. P Griffiths, Bolton, March 2008"
"Had a wonderful holiday.The apartment was great,in a great location and really quiet. Will be renting your apartment again next year I hope and would recommend it to all my friends." Fitzgerald, Dublin 8/10/07
"Our stay at your apartment was great. It's a lovely apartment in a great area, quiet but within easy reach of everything we needed. We would like to book again for late October." Mark Grayson 4/10/07
"We have recently returned from our holiday at your apartment and are already planning next years visit!! We enjoyed our holiday so much this will be our third visit to your lovely apartment, thank you." Gloria Oakley, Newcastle Upon Tyne, July 2007
We had a great week in your fab apt. thanks,weather good,would have liked another week! I've recommended a work colleague who is looking for a break. This was our second stay and we certainly will be booking again. Jon Beer, Salisbury 22/04/07
"We found the apartment extremely good value for money and certainly met all our expectations. It was very well advertised before we went and we would not disagree with anything that has been said previously. We had a lovely time and felt at home. It was great that we could get to everything we wanted to see without needing a car. Your Managing Agent looked after us so well during our stay. Certainly we shall be coming back and would highly recommend to anyone." Jane, West Yorkshire March 2007
Thank you for letting the apartment to us - we shall really consider it again should we decide what we are going to do next winter. The condition of the apartment was very good. The Managing Agent, Janet was a pleasure to meet and so helpful. All in all, we really enjoyed our stay and shall contact you in the future. Kind regards to you and your family and again thanks to you. A Shelley, Kent 5th March 07
We found the apartment excellent value for money and certainly met our expectations. The disciption was very accurate and the apartment was very well equipped with everything we needed. We are happy to give this apartment a four and a half star rating. The Managing Agent was always on hand should we have needed her. We would certainly return and happily recommend anyone to stay there. Julie, Hampshire October 2006
"We had a lovely time in your apartment in Benalmadena. Thank you for everything. Glenn, Brighton 7/9/06
Once again we really enjoyed our stay in your Appt. We found Janet very helpful and friendly and would like to book for next July, 2007. Thanking You Kieran and Susan Brady, Ireland July 2006.
Our stay in your fab apt. was great! We were pleasantly surprised by the standard of fixtures and fittings, and by the general appearance, it all added to our stay in Spain. We would be interested in renting this apt. again in the future. Jon Beer, Salisbury 9.6.06.
"We enjoyed our stay in your apartment very much. The location was excellent and the security good. The apartment itself was spacious, well equipped and comfortable. We would give an overall 5. We would definately use your apartment again. Thank you Linda and Ron Tingle, Sheffield 28/04/06"
As far as your apartment, it was perfect for us for the three days we stayed. It was exceptionally good value for money and easily met our expectations. The description was extremely accurate, as were the photos and we would not hesitate to recommend it. We were very well looked after - the Managing Agent was ready to give us keys when we arrived and only too helpful throughout. Thank you. Philip Baker, London 14/03/06
The apartment was ideal,in that it is situated next to the beautiful Paloma Park.It was very clean and tidy and was accurately described on your website.It was nice to have skytv as spanish tv is a lot to be desired.We would give the apartment a rating of 4. We would recommend your apartment to friends. Gary Bissmire, Kent
This is a lovely apartment offering very good value for money which lived up to all our expectations. Everything was accurately described and if you need any help with anything all you have to do is make a local phone call. The apartment is ideal for couples and families alike and has a secure, private garden which is a real bonus and would be excellent for families with small children. The apartment contains everything you could wish for from iron to barbecue and is an ideal place to relax. There is plenty of entertainment a ten minute walk away and the beautiful park is just across the road. This was our second visit to the apartment and we would definately stay there again. Janet and George Hughes, Edinburgh 07/01/06
The fully fitted open plan American style kitchen has a cooking hob, table top oven, microwave oven with grill, there is also a barbeque. A selection of books and DVDs are available. A safe is provided for your use. The complex is very secure with security gates, shutters and an entry phone system. The apartment has its own private garden and glassed in terrace/conservatory as well as communal gardens and pool. Air conditioning units are available which also provide heating.
The apartment is for a max of 4 people if you have a baby as well please add the details under "special requirements" to your booking as a max of 4 people only are allowed on the booking form. We do have an additional cot for your use.
The apartment is next to the Paloma Park with its beautiful gardens and walkways.
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