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Gr8 4 2 Or 3 2 Enjoy A 1derful Time. Fabulous Ocean View. Quiet. Heated Pool.

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 236 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

10 Steps From The Pool, Apt In Villa With Sea Views, Wi-fi, Heated Pool & Pkg

12 years ago, we had an inkling of an idea. We took a huge gamble and sold up in England and travelled to the sunniest spot we could find on mainland Europe - the Costa del Sol. We saw over 60 houses before we found our 'Villa Tranquilla'

Spent 8 months renovating, converting and kitting it out to provide 4 gorgeous, unique apartments. We live permanently in one (the largest naturally) and the 3 others are for clients looking for somewhere a little different - special to stay when visiting this lovely part of Spain. Our places may be a shade more costly than one of those endless condos in huge developments with (sometimes) screaming kids, but we think you will appreciate the difference. We provide a free concierge service as well as free parking; free internet; free use of our 450 - film dvd/vhs library; large lawned garden; a pool (only used by the 3 apts) that can be HEATED from Oct - April (currently @ 65e / apt / week which is optional).

Due to our hard work, we are one of the top-rated Estepona sites on a well-known holiday review site.

We are an easy walk (less than 15 mins) to 3 restaurants; a 5* hotel; a supermarket and the beach.

A 6 mins drive takes you to the buzzy fishing port and 4 mins more and you are in the beautiful, colourful, 500 year old town.

Like exploring? One reason we chose Estepona, besides it being very untouristy (a made-up word but you get the idea) is that it is a great pivotal location for those wishing to visit SEVILLE; GRANADA; RONDA; CADIZ; GIBRALTAR; CORDOBA; MALAGA; MARBELLA and even TARIFA in MOROCCO (take the ferry from Algeciras).

O.K. Told you everything except about the apartment.

This is the 'POOL' apartment. The main room comprises a living area with newly acquired 'L' shaped leather sofa (getting around to photographing it soon!), dining area with table & 4 chairs and a fully equipped kitchen including a 4-ring gas top and dishwasher. (There is a communal washing machine in the garage).

From the living area, there is a large sliding glass door to the covered terrace with a spectacular view over the garden, pool and ocean beyond.

The very large bedroom has a king-size bed that can be divided; writing desk; dressing table; 2 large double wardrobes (yes even big enough to fit all of madam's handbags & shoes); space for a fold-away bed if there are 3 of you (extra cost please enquire); sea view and door to shower room.

This comprises a screened shower; WC; bidet & basin.

We hope we have at least tempted you to enquire about availability. Please let us know if you have any questions and we will answer quickly & honestly. (We live here after all and don't want clients saying we lied about something !!!)

Hope to hear from you real soon.

More Details

Owner
Neville & Lynne Stock
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
March 10, 2017

About Neville & Lynne Stock

Lynne & I have been married forever, or just a bit longer. We brought up a son & daughter in England (Holland Park; Hampstead Garden Suburb; Esher & Guildford) and in 2000 I was getting fed up with my work (sales director of a security company) and was bought out by the other directors. We still needed income so decided to try a completely different lifestyle. The logic being that you only have one shot at life so make it interesting & worthwhile. The result was V.T. where we have lived/worked for the past 12 years.

Our one main ethic in the preparation of our apartments is...............

spotlessly clean and welcoming. Hence the top reviews and the like.

Try a vacation here and we guarantee you will go home with a smile on your face.

Neville & Lynne Stock purchased this apartment in 2002

Why Neville & Lynne Stock chose West Costa del Sol

We had some important boxes to tick. The most important were enough space within the villa to create apartments; quiet; easy parking; large garden; close to civilisation; an area that we felt safe and happy to live in and the two prime points, it HAD to have a good sea view and it needed the 'WOW' factor.

It took us 60+ villas to go through, but we acheived a result.

All boxes ticked !!!

What makes this apartment unique

The first view of the villa was when we drove up Calle de la Luz for the first time with the agent. We hadn't seen any photos as it was 'quietly' on the market. As we drove, we saw the top of this huge mansion and we both thought...........'WOW it couldn't be that one, we just couldn't be that lucky...............' and it was.

That for us sums up V.T.

Amenities

Estepona Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 236 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet , Also, use of outdoor cold shower & communal WC.
  • Full tiled room with a window. Shower with sliding screen; bidet; WC & basin. Wall heater remotely controlled.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • A lovely airy room about 16' x 14' with a garden/pool/sea view; writing desk with chair; dressing table with padded seat and wall mirror; 2 double wardrobes with wooden hangars; iron & board; extra pillows and a foot spa. Ceiling light / fan. Electric radiator. Door to shower room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Gr8 4 2 Or 3 2 Enjoy A 1derful Time. Fabulous Ocean View. Quiet. Heated Pool.
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews
Hillier, Ontario, Canada
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Comfortable and relaxing

  • 4 of 5

We spent a wonderful week at Villa Tranquilla. The apartment is bright, well equipped and spacious. The bed is really comfortable and I am sure the pool would have been lovely to use in summer time. The view on the Mediterranean sea is breathtaking. The apartment is located on ground level and just outside the door is a big secluded yard waiting for you to go and enjoy the outside, which is rare when you rent an apartment. The host was really informative about the town and the area in general. We really liked their dog Charlie who came to visit a few times.

The apartment is located outside of the centre of Estepona but yet close of everything like grocery store. A car is a must for this location.

We would definitively come back to this place and we highly recommend it.

Perfect base for day trips of southern Andalucía.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Gibraltar (Malaga is 80km)
Nearest Barpub
550 Metres
Swing & Hotel Elba
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Gibraltar
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Valle Romana
Nearest Train
50 Kilometres
Fuengirola
Nearest Motorway
500 Metres
A7 / N340 / E15
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
La Menorah & Swing
Nearest Ski
180 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada
Nearest Beach
600 Metres
Costa Natura
Car: recommended

We live in the villa in a separate apartment and are happy to provide a concierge service recommending places to visit, great value restaurants and historic cities. We can suggest good beaches, where shops are for specific products and are happy to telephone and book restaurant tables, find opening times and use our limited Spanish to get answers to questions.

We have lived here for 12 years and have produced, for our clients only, a list of 'Places to Go on the Costa Del Sol' as well as 'Where to Go and Eat' We have designed a 'Walk Around Estepona Old Town' 'Interesting Car Trip' 'Holiday & Touring Tips' 'The Nearest' (Nearest things like pharmacy, post office, bullring - you know, the essentials).

We can put you in contact with a special tour guide who can spend 4-5 hours taking you around the city of Tangiers in Morocco. (Only about 20 kms separates Morocco from Spain.) We can tell you where to park for Gibraltar and get a guided tour; a great little hotel for a one-night stay if you really want to fully explore Ronda; the best way to see Sevilla if time is limited. We have been to Cordoba and seen the Mesquite; the Alhambra in Granada; the old part of Malaga, the Roman ruins near Tarifa and a whole lot more. Stay with us and we will assist in making your vacation truly memorable.

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Rates & Availability

Estepona Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Here Comes Summer
Jun 15 2017 - Sep 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
$111
$729
 
 
Autumn / Fall
Oct 1 2017 - Nov 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$80
$542
 
 
Still 'T' shirt weather
Nov 16 2017 - Dec 19 2017
5 night minimum stay
$69
$430
 
 
Christmas/New Year
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 10 2018
7 night minimum stay
$467
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$69
$430
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $233.32
Extra Bed+linen,towel/wk $99.16

Check in time is 16.00 - 22.00 After this there is a late fee of 50e.
Check out can be after 10.00 if we have availability.
If you stay 12 days or more, we provide a change of linen / towels on 6th day.
End of stay clean = 30e
OPTIONAL EXTRA Heating of the swimming pool = 70e/week
For English-speaking clients, please bring a laptop if you wish to see English TV
channels via FilmOn, subject to download speed etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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