Family Friendly Ground Floor Apartment in Peaceful and Comfortable Surroundings - Los Mirlos
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
Costa del Sol - Malaga apartment description
Los Mirlos is a 3 bedroom apartment overlooking woodland, and is our home when visiting Marbella
El Bosque is next door, with 2 bedrooms
There is air conditioning, satellite TV, DVD and Wifi, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine. 2 bathrooms, and ample linen and towels.
The swimming pool and children’s pool is just 50 metres walk through our lovely gardens, (there are 3 more elsewhere on the development all with toilet facilities and childrens pools)... The pool is very convenient, but it is behind us, so far enough away that we cant hear people in it when we are relaxing on the terrace! The terrace is our favourite place! We get the sun from morning to night, but as the terrace has a roof, we can enjoy direct sunshine on the lawn, or retreat to the terrace when it gets a bit hot!
Places to Visit: We are in a central position for some lovely days trips to see some local places of interest.
Ronda...about an hours drive into the mountains. A medieval town built on a gorge, see the bridge where the bandits were dispatched to their deaths!
Marbella.... 5 minutes up the N340, walk along the Golden Mile and stop for lunch at any of the beach side bars. Visit Casco Antiquo (Orange Square in the Old Town ) little walkways among the orange trees, and good shops in the evenings..
Puerto Banus... Opulent yachts, expensive shops, great street market on Saturdays, restaurants of every nationality, night clubs, a casino, Mijas Pueblo.... 20 minutes drive up the mountain, a white village with super views of the Mediterranean, lovely for supper on a summer evening.
North Africa...take the hovercraft from Tarifa.
Tarifa ...to see the para-gliders and kites on a huge beach.
Try a trip to Gibraltar; a Rock Tour by minibus to visit St Michaels Cave & World War Tunnels, and getting up close and personal with the Barbary Apes is just the thing for fantastic holiday memories! Don’t forget your passport!!
SO MANY TO CHOOSE!! We leave some suggestions in the apartment, there are some excellent restaurants in Elviria. Saffron or Taj Mahal if you like a good curry. Sloans, Rosemarinos,De Javu in Elviria village square, El Laurel on the Beach, Christina’s on the beach, The Beach House for something special, Los Sardinales. Alberts in the interesting port of Cabopino with more boats., and a lovely beach. Benahavis, 30 minutes drive into the mountains..the Amanhavis Hotel is excellent, but there are so many..
but just take any road to the sea and you will find somewhere to eat and have a jug of Sangria.
CHILDRENS PLACES OF INTEREST
In Summer, you can take the family to visit the largest Aquapark on the Costa del Sol in Torremolinos, just 30 minutes away. There is plenty to keep children of all ages happy and some excellent shallow pools and attractions for toddlers. Fuengirola/Mijas has a smaller aquapark, Parque Acuatico Mijas, that is only 15 minutes or so drive and just as much fun.
Also along the coast is the resort of Benalmadena, where the family can spend a fabulous day out visiting the lovely Paloma Park with peacocks and semi-tame rabbits running around (take a picnic and food for the ducks!), then pop next door to Selwo Marina or perhaps take a tour on the mini train or Red Bus tour around Benalmadena.
Also in Benalmadena is the award-winning Puerto Marina which is a nice alternative to Puerto Banus. It is an exclusive port with a selection of restaurants, bars, and the delightful Sea Life Centre with a touch-tank for little visitors, but for a luxury touch then don't miss nearby Puerto Banus, millionaires playground indeed!
In Fuengirola you will find the Biopark, a new type of zoo based on respect for nature and the preservation of natural species. Here you can meet the latest members of the family, two beautiful rare white tigers which can sadly only now be seen in captivity.
Selwo Aventura has the longest zip-wire in Europe: Ziwa, a fixed zip-wire of 116 metres length, enables visitors to slide down it and enjoy a “bird’s eye view” of the Great Lake of Africa, located in Nature’s Portico, the first of the routes at Selwo Aventura.
Ziwa, “flying over the lake” in Swahili, reaches a top speed of 14,8 metres per second and has an incline of 13 metres. The new Selwo Aventura zip-wire has its starting point to the north of the Lake of Africa, next to the entrance to the Canyon of the Birds, where a specially designed turret has been installed from which intrepid adventurers begin a very special “flight” which enables them to slide down and enjoy a “bird’s eye view” of the Great Lake of Africa and the lush vegetation surrounding it. The slide finishes on the arrival platform, installed to the south of the Lake, very close to the Park’s Primates.
Ziwa is designed for all members of the public to enjoy as there are no special physical conditions required. The weight required for this activity must range between 35kg and 90 kg.
Over 6s will love a trip to Aventura Amazonia, an adventure course built into the tree tops of the pine forests in Elviria, just 3km from the Apartment....just 100 metres or so from Opencor
Golf Courses: There are 56 Golf Courses on the Costa Del Sol, the nearest to us is the 9 hole course at Greenlife Golf with a Driving Range. You will pass it on the way to the apartment. The nearest 18 hole is not much farther, Santa Maria Golf, the course runs behind Santa Maria Village. Within 10 minutes there are: Santa Clara, Rio Real, Marbella, Cabopino. Mijas, Santana, details in the apartment or check out their websites. They can all be pre-booked before you leave home.
Los Mirlos: Costa del Sol - Malaga Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 65641ha
Los Mirlos is a spacious ground floor apartment with lots of room for 6 people and a couple of small children. We are in a quiet and frinedly 'village' just on the outskirts of Elviria. It is a gated community and we have CCTV. The covered terrace leads out to a large lawn with bouguanvillia, and palms...plenty of sunbathing area or safe play area for little ones. The apartment has 1 double bedroom, , a twin bedroom and a small bedroom with 2 singles, although one can be stored under the other to make room for a cot if necessary. There is a large family bathroom and a shower room. You will find a large, fully equipped kitchen, with dishwasher, microwave, fridge and freezer, with ample equipment and the kitchen basics you need...coffee, tea, sugar, milk. kitchen towels etc We have installed Wifi which is payable for the time you require the first time you log on (€39 for 2 weeks) UK TV, DVD Player. All linen and towels and cleaning when you leave is included in the rental.
- On floor 0
- 100 m²
- Elevator : Lift from underground car park
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Accessible
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Clothing Optional/Nude Sunbathing Nearby
- Water Parks
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Gambling Casinos
- Sight Seeing
local services and businesses
- Fitness Center
- Near The Ocean
sports and adventure activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Dining Area
- Child's Highchair
- Air Conditioning:
- Living Room
- Iron & Board
- Activities Guide
- Hair Dryer
- Local Maps
- Paper Towels
- Toilet Paper
- 4 Ring Stove
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio
- Beach Towels
- Gated Community
- Lawn / Garden
Pool / Spa
- Outdoor Pool
- Communal Pool
ReviewsWrite a review
Great place for a holidayGuest comment entered by owner
Great place for a holiday
Great place 304, Santa Maria Village, Elviria, Marbella, 29600, Spain (65641) - Date of Stay 15 June 2013 Helpful votes:0/0. We really liked our stay and hope to come back one day
- Guest Tamara Charlotte and Eric
- Date of stay 06/15/13
- Review Submitted 10/23/13
We hope soon to returnGuest comment entered by owner
We hope soon to return
We had a fabulous holiday, apartment was lovely and we had everything we needed. Visited Marbella Old Town which has lovely restaurants and a fabulous setting. Also would recommend Arte Cafe in Elviria as it serves fabulous foods Visited the local beaches and tried various watersports. We Hope to return
- Guest Karen, Trev,Dan, Sophie and Alex
- Date of stay 07/20/13
- Review Submitted 10/16/13
We will definitely come againGuest comment entered by owner
We will definitely come again
This apartment was a fantastic last minute find. Instantly felt at home and had everything we needed. Pool is lovely too.We will definitely come back here again with either my partner, family or friends. Really good base for exploring the south of Spain The Music Cafe was a nice little cafe, we dont often eat German food, but the place and the couple who run it. Hope who ever reads this has a lovely holiday too
- Guest Donna and Dave
- Date of stay 08/15/13
- Review Submitted 10/16/13
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Feb 28 - May 31, 2014
7 night min stay
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2014
7 night min stay
Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2015
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
We ask that if you wish to rent our apartment you pay £250/€250 as a booking/damage deposit payable when you book.
- Refundable Damage Deposit: €250
- Taxes Not included
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- Nearest Airport: Malaga at 35 Kilometres
- Nearest Ferry: Marbella at 35 Kilometres
- Nearest Train: Malaga at 35 Kilometres
- Nearest Motorway: Calahonda at 10 Kilometres
- Nearest Beach: Golden Beach Elviria at 3 Kilometres
- Nearest Barpub: Elviria at 1 Kilometres
- Nearest Ski: Sierra Nevada, Granada at 100 Kilometres
- Nearest Golf: Santa Maria Golf Course at 3 Kilometres
- Nearest Restaurant: Elviria at 3 Kilometres
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: I own this apartment with my husband, Martin and our son, James. James is married with 2 small children and visits often, so we are fully equipped for little children!. My husband plays golf so this apartment is perfect as there are 20 golf courses very close by
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Closest large pool to El Bosque and Los MIrlos childrens pool on next level
El Bosque sitting room
El Bosque Kitchen
El Bosque Kitchen
El Bosque...spare bedroom made up for children. Can be made into a double
El Bosque utility room with washer also loads of Toys
El Bosque and Los MIrlos are just to the right of this photo
Los Mirlos terrace
Los Mirlos Sitting Room
Los Mirlos, master bedroom
Los Mirlos 3rd bedroom
Our beach in Elviria 3 kms
El Bosque Sitting room with 42' TV showing sofa bed
El Bosque Kitchen Fully equipped for 6 inc baby equipment plastic plates etc
El Bosque Dining area and hall
El Bosque Master bedroom patio doors lead to terrace.
El Bosque Bathroom....Los Mirlos is the same size
One of the 4 childrens pools
Los Mirlos terrace, with opening to the large lawn
Los Mirlos...ground floor by palm tree
Los Mirlos Kitchen. Fully equipped for 6
Los Mirlos 2nd Bedroom
Children's pool at Los Mirlos and El Bosque. There are 4 in Santa Maria Village
Elviria beaches are perfect for little ones...sandy and flat.Free parking
3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
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