A Magnificent Villa near the Exclusive Los Flamingos Golf Complex and Puerto Banus.
Our wi fi enabled Villa has a superb roof top solarium for al fresco dining, 3 further terraces, a relaxation games room/extra bedroom and a large communal swimming pool for residents only. The complex is completely sheltered with access controlled security and under ground parking. Puerto Banus is 10 minutes drive away with its many restaurants and designer shops, casino and nightclubs. You can enjoy suntrap beaches, crystal clear seas, all within minutes of Los Flamingos.
* Take a trip or drive to Gibraltar. It’s about 35 minutes by car. Once there you can get some duty free (very cheap) and visit the Barbary apes by taking the Cable Car up the rock.
* Visit Sierra Nevada about a 2 hour drive away, but well worth the drive. Beautiful scenery with excellent skiing conditions in the winter and lovely mountain walks in the summer.
* The historic towns of Seville, Cordoba, Cadiz and Grenada, with the famous Alhambra Palace are just over 2 hours or so, you can arrange excursion trips in Fuengirola.
* A day trip to Morocco is possible, to visit the ancient town of Tangiers. A hydrofoil takes you from Algeciras about 90 minutes away direct to the port of Tangiers, where you can visit the markets, take in the atmosphere and buy some very reasonably priced rugs!
For Golfers, there are many internationally renowned courses near by, within 10 mins drive. Imagine playing golf surrounded by a mountainous backdrop and stunning scenery.
The exclusive Los Flamingos Golf Resort is on your doorstep and other courses include Real Club de Golf las Brisas, Aloha Golf Club, La Quinta Golf & Country Club, Los Naranjos Golf Club, and Golf la Dama de Noche (floodlit Golf available).
Further east and west there are more than 40 golf courses within 30 mins drive.
GOLF COURSES NEARBY, to name but a few:
MARBELLA GOLF & COUNTRY
FLAMINGOS GOLF CLUB
LA DAMA DE LA NOCHE
Furnished to an extremely high standard throughout this home oozes style no matter which room you opt to be in!
Ground Floor - Kitchen/Lounge and Diner
On entering the property through the main entrance to the left of the lobby is the fully fitted kitchen with all the requirements you will need for whichever level of cooking you are at along with a washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer.
Directly ahead you enter the elegant lounge and dining room. Relax on one of the two leather sofas and put on one of your favourite DVDs (dont forget to bring your own!) should you find that sun a little too hot in the afternoon! The lounge leads out onto a large terrace with two large glass topped tables where you can choose to dine al fresco or just sip a cool gin and tonic whilst looking over the pool. For a more formal dining experience sit yourself indoors at the exquisite dining room table, all you need to do is toss to see who will be cooking!
Basement - Games Area
Downstairs from the ground floor, the basement has been converted into a games room with a pool table, two sofas, one which is a double sofa bed and its own en suite bathroom, an ideal room for R&R. There is a small fridge to keep your refreshments cool and is the ideal place to throw on some tunes. There is also plenty of storage space. The second entrance to the property can also be found here leading directly to the car port where there is ample room for two cars.
First Floor - Bedrooms 1, 2 and 3
Heading back upstairs to the first floor where you will find the main sleeping accommodation. Bedroom one consists of a twin beds and again plenty of wardrobe space. Bedroom two is a large double bedroom with en suite bathroom which houses both a separate shower and bath. This bedroom also leads onto a small terrace with a small table and two chairs where you can relax and enjoy an early morning coffee and to plan your day. Bedroom three houses just a single bed and is adjacent to the second bathroom that can be found on this floor.
Second Floor - Bedroom 4
The second floor has bedroom number four which has twin beds and opens out to a terrace either side with sun loungers on both terraces.
Top Floor - Solarium
The top floor houses yet another terrace where you may opt to get some space away from the rest of your party and is the perfect place to top up your tan prior to returning home. With great views over the mountains and the nearby Los Flamingos golf course relaxing could not come any easier.
Fully air conditioned throughout and housing everything that you would require in a home away from home, Platinum Heights is the perfect retreat.
There is a fantastic roof top solarium terrace with full al fresco dining facilites such as table, chairs, parasol and sunloungers. There are 3 further terraces with table, chairs and sunloungers. The large outdoor pool is shared with the other villas.
Linen and towels are provided. Linen is changed on a weekly base. Beach towels are not provided, please bring your own. High chair and cot hire are available upon request at an extra cost per week for both.
General Locality & Places of Interest
We are situated within a 10 minute drive from the world famous Puerto Banús Marina with its bevy of beautiful boats ranging from high speed offshore boats and yachts to luxurious cruisers owned by the likes of Michael Douglas and King Fahed of Saudi Arabia.
The beaches adjacent to both sides of Puerto Banús marina hold a European blue flag.
The nightlife in Puerto Banus is incredible, with a huge choice of alfresco bars, casinos, piano clubs and discos. Puerto Banus and Marbella boast some ofthe finest stores in the world for clothes,furnishings and all the accessories of luxury living. If shopping is your passion designer names such as Gucci, Chanel, Armani and Versace are here in abundance. For another view of the marina, boat trips are available on a regular basis. Also available for hire is a range of sporty water transport.
Puerto Banus is a great place to take a coffee and watch the celebrities who make this the place to be seen in. Dont be surprised if you see Sean Connery or Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffiths walking down the front as they have houses here and he even has a street named after him!
In summary, Puerto Banus is a year-round resort with outdoor dining and swimming in the sea possible from April to October. Spring is great for golfers and for visitors who enjoy the relative tranquility and pleasant temperatures (up to 25 degrees C). Summer is wonderfully hot (at 30 degrees C or more) and the resort buzzes with activity. Autumn and Winter are still pleasantly warm and sunny (at 20 degrees C or more). Take your pick!
Jewel of the Costa del Sol and the whole of the Mediterranean. Marbella holds a special charm for the visitor contrasting the sea, the mountains, and the famous "0ld Town" with the "Orange Square".
Fine sandy beaches which extend along the coast and the exceptional climate makes this an ideal place. Entertainment and leisure are high on the list in and around Marbella, Casinos, superb restaurants of every nationality, cinemas, shopping centres, numerous golf courses and every other sporting facility available, from December to May you are within easy reach of the ski-ing in the mountains of the Sierra Nevada.
Marbella is famous for its high class shopping , so if your purse allows, you can buy all the " names" you have ever heard of. If your purse wont stretch that far, it is still fun to fantasy shop.
San Pedro, Benhavis & Sierra Blanca Mountains
It is 5 mins drive to San Pedro which is a typically spanish town with lots of lovely restaurants, bodegas, shops etc. The famous Marina at Puerto Banus and cosmopolitan Marbella with its cobbled streets and Orange Square are within a 10 minute drive.
The highpoint of many a visit to Andalucia, the city of Granada was the region’s most important city in muslim times and is home to the famous Alhambra, one of the world’s great buildings. You’re best advised to book your tour in advance as it’s an enormously popular tourist sight. Also worth seeing here is the great cathedral, the elaborate Royal Chapel and the Albayzin, the old muslim quarter.
Benhavis 12km, Spanish equestrian Centre 8km.
Beautiful Ronda nestling amongst the Sierra Blanca mountains with the oldest Bullring in Spain is reached easily within 45 minutes.
One of Andalucia’s loveliest towns, Ronda is steeped in history. Standing on a towering plateau in the mountains of Malaga Province, it is famous throughout Spain for the plunging river gorge that divides the medieval from the 18th century parts of the town. Known as El Tajo (The Cliff), the gorge is spanned by a stone bridge, which once housed a prison. It is thrilling to stand on the bridge and stare down at the waters of the River Guadalevin. Ronda is also famous for its bullring, which is the oldest and arguably most historic in Spain - the arena itself is also the country’s largest. When there are no fights, the bullring is open to visitors, and has a fascinating museum with many momentos of Spain’s most renowned bullfighters. Ronda is a popular destination for visitors to the Costa del Sol, as it has a traditional charm that attracts the day tripper.
The Platinum Heights is 15 mins walk or 5 mins drive to the local beaches.
Platinum Heights is within 2 hours drive of the Sierra Nevada mountains and its wonderful ski resort where you can hire all the necessary ski equipment. The best months are Jan/Feb/March when the skiing is excellent. It is possible through the winter to ski in the morning and swim in the pool at Bel Air late afternoon!
Our luxurious villa offers a wonderful combination of breathtaking views, tranquillity and easy access to some of Europe’s finest and most varied nightlife. It is furnished to the very highest standard and an ideal base for dedicated golfers, families and anyone wanting a quality and relaxing holiday. Upon booking you will receive a pack with information on our apartment and the surrounding area.
Costa Del Sol Microclimate
Marbella has a unique microclimate, even in the winter months the temperature can reach a pleasant 20 degrees or more, perfect for all the sightseeing available in the area or a game of Golf or Tennis. In the Spring and Autumn you can expect temperatures of around 25 degrees or more and of course in the summer months it is wonderfully hot, perfect for just spending lazy days on the beach or enjoying the many water sports on offer. The warm evenings can be enjoyed strolling around the boutiques, cafes and restaurants that cluster around the cobbled streets of the harbour or you will appreciate sitting outside one of the many restaurants or cafes enjoying an alfresco meal and drink, as you watch the world go by......
A non-refundable deposit is required to secure your reservation. The balance is payable 10 weeks prior to departure. Your villa is prepared/cleaned at start of your holiday, however if you require extra cleaning or linen please mention when booking as this can also be accommodated.
Malaga which is only 45 mins away is served by many low cost airlines from the UK and airports, with a range of low cost options, including Thomsonfly, Jet2, BMI Baby, Easyjet and Mytravel Lite. It is also served by the charter airlines including Brittania, and First Choice, along with scheduled services from British Airways and Iberia.
Note: all distances are approximate and the owners reserve the right to change amenities / details within the property without notice and as necessary.
Shuttle Bus & Day Trips
Our property manager can now offer a Shuttle Bus from the Airport to the property at a very reasonable price so please do let us know if you would like us to arrange this for you. We would advise this if you are not looking to rent a car. Airport private hire shuttle buses and taxis will be more expensive so do take advantage of this offer.
TIVOLI WORLD AMUSEMENT PARK .
Enjoy a fantastic day out with great rides and spectacular shows.
Wild Animals & Birds of prey Adventure activities & rides
Kids under 4 go free.
Open all year round.
DOLPHIN SAFARI & SHOPPING TRIP GIBRALTAR.
PARQUE ACUATICO MIJAS.
Waterpark rides for all the family.
BAHIA WATER PARK.
Note: all distances are approximate. The property is not located in Puerto Banus but a short distance drive approx 10 mins by car.
luxury villa for self catering rental, nr exclusive Los Flamingos Golf & glamorous Puerto Banus & Estepona beach. Low Prices, Family development ideal for golfers and families.