The apartment is perfectly located just a 3 minute walk from a wide sandy beach and pleasure marina at Caleta De Velez with Baviera 18 hole golf course a 5 minute drive away. Right outside the accomodation is a large open air swimming pool open in the Summer months and tennis court for the use of guests only. A medium sized resort, Caleta has a number of cafes,bars and restaurants serving good food (especially fish and seafood) all within walking distance. Local shops and a bank are also nearby. There is a small marina. The balcony has a table and seating for 4 persons; breakfast in the sunshine! The 3rd floor apartment, bright & secure in a 4 floor building with lift and intercom entry, also has private parking for guests. No busy roads to cross for beach access. Sorry, no pets.
NEW for Summer 2018, aircon in the bedroom.
Local Lifestyle: Caleta De Velez is a versatile holiday location on the beach with the fishing harbour and marina just a few minutes walk. The apartment is perfect for those wishing to walk on holiday as all the local facilities are no more than 5 mins walk away. There is a small supermarket, bakery, newsagents, tobaconists and several bar restaurants within walking distance. And a beautiful walk along the beachside promenade to Torre del Mar - around 15 mins walk. On Saturday morning the street market sells everything from local crafts to fresh fruit and vegetables.
Velez Malaga & Torre del Mar: Torre del Mar is a much larger resort with entertainment for all ages. It is reached by walking approx 15 mins along the beachside walkway or is a 5 min drive. Enjoy beachside bar/restaurants serving fresh fish & seafood. Also Indian, Mexican, Thai, Chinese and of course, Spanish restaurants. There is a good street market on Thursday.
Cycle hire, go karting and horse riding is also popular. A waterpark is also open in July/August.
Velez Malaga has a large modern shopping centre with boutiques, huge Eroski supermarket, tenpin bowling and multi cinema complex. There is a modern tram service between the shopping centre and Torre del Mar. Or drive by car in 5 mins.
Exploring Andalucia: Caleta De Velez is a central coastal base from which to visit the most popular sights of Andalucia. Granada and the Alhambra Palace are a must see day trip, with the Sierra Nevada ski resort a short drive from Granada city centre.
Malaga city cente is exciting, cultural and has great shopping and tapas bars! Visit the castle and the Picasso museum. Nerja has great beaches and famous caves - just a short drive.
A good motorway network connects Malaga to Antequerra, Cordoba and Seville; for those wanting to travel a little further. Marbella & Pueto Banus, to the West of Malaga, is also a fun day trip.
N.B. There is a good and inexpensive bus service operating both East & West from the apartment. Visit both Malaga & Nerja without needing to take the car.