Luxury Apartment in Sunny Spain

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Last updated: 07/05/2016
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  • Minimum stay:14 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The condo is in a much sought after urbanization. It is very private and has easy access. The condo itself is of an exceptional standard with all the best that Europe can offer of appliances and furnishings in general, having been designed by a professional. It is large and has an incredible amount of storage space. The village is within walking distance, albeit a bit steep walking home! A rental car is therefore recommended and this can easily be arranged online, at the airport or in the market town of Almunecar, some 7 km away.

La Herradura is a village in the province of Granada with easy access by air from Malaga Airport (45 minutes away). There are many flights daily from many European cities.

The village is situated right on the coast of the most easterly end of the Costa del Sol (La Herradura means the horseshoe bay) and was only a few years ago a fishing village with its own little fleet. Not so any more, the place has grown into an exclusive little resort. Africa’s northern coast can reputedly be seen from a mountaintop nearby on a clear day.

The village boasts lots of water sports, tennis, golfing nearby, mountain hiking and of course, every possibility for swimming and sunbathing on the beach. There are many shops and lots of excellent restaurants and bars. The urbanization where this property is located has its own large communal swimming pool and tennis courts. The village itself and the beach are within walking distance, although a car is recommended in the heat of the summer. An untold number of car hire companies operate at the airport.

La Herradura is surrounded by mountains, traditionally cultivated by vines, almonds and olives; these days the farmers have concentrated on the more profitable crops of avocados and other tropical fruits like cherimoya, nispero and mango. The market town of Almunecar lies 8 km east and 18 km to the west is Nerja, which is a busy and delightful little town and well worth visiting. The city of Granada itself with the Alhambra from the area’s Moorish days, is a must, although prior bookings for sightseeing are necessary. Both Almunecar and Nerja have weekly street markets and these are also highly recommended. The Caves of Nerja is another must; in the summer concerts or ballet performances are often held here. These caves are wonderful and cool and here one can view an 80 cm tall prehistoric man.

The climate is without doubt the very best in the whole of mainland Europe, and that coupled with the easy and inexpensive access by air, makes this area Europe’s playground. The local climate is superior even to Malaga, which is less than one hour away; this little pocket benefits from a micro climate which makes it particularly desirable for sun-starved northerners!

Keywords: Large luxury condominium with sea views

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 130 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    Babies and children over 10 are welcome....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Certainly, unless it is a very destructive and boisterous animal....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


  • Television:

    Can be supplied but only with Spanish programs...moreless


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Nude Beach
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    One large tree is partly blocking the full view of the beach....moreless

  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View:

    One large tree is partly blocking the full view of the Mediterranean....moreless

  • Village:

    Within walking distance....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Spelunking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Both main bedrooms...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    This is situated outside the main bedroom...moreless

  • Garage:

    The parking garage is about 50 meters away...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Potable butane heaters and electric...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Very comfortable...moreless

  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:


  • Dishes & Utensils:

    This is a cook's dream; all you can think of is here...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items:

    Pots, pans and crockery galore...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden:

    A small semi-private area outside the bedrooms are lovely for morning coffee...moreless

  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Building Type

  • Building


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$306 $1,101
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  • Refundable Damage Deposit $73.39

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 07/05/2016
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70 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
200 Metres
Nearest Barpub
60 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
200 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
80 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
100 Metres
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended

From this area you can get a bird's eye view over the Mediterranean, however, you have to look through some tree branches.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: I am an elderly professional woman, at present living in Canada. Due to my cat and dog, getting over to Spain is almost impossible, but I miss it!

Why the Owner Chose Almuñécar, Granada, Spain:
I used to live there myself; I was in fact rebuilding and decorating it with the view of living there for the rest of my life; but then life happened...

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The best climate on all of mainland Europe. Dramatic landscape and wonderful people - a delightful, genuine and unspoilt Spanish part of the world.

Contact us

Speaks: english, swedish, norwegian



  • Living room

    Living room

  • Overhead view of the urbanization.

    Overhead view of the urbanization.

VRBO #257778

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Saturday, September 24, 2016

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Almuñécar, Granada, Spain #257778

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