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  • Crystal clear, ionised and tiled 10.5m private pool not overlooked
    Crystal clear, ionised and tiled 10.5m private pool not overlooked
    Crystal clear, ionised and tiled 10.5m private pool not overlooked
    Cool kasbah overlooking the pool with ipod station and surroundaround speakers
    Shabby chic moorish cortijo mostly on one level - four doors leading to pool area
    Master bedroom 1 with ensuit a/c and door to pool
    open plan farmhouse type dining area with a/c and door to pool
    Property description
    Almunecar
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    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
    El Cobertizo is an amazing unique shabby chic farmhouse with a Moroccan influence offering total privacy, all day sun and al fresco dining with a roof top sea view. We are located just a twenty minute picturesque drive from the beach into the hills overlooking the lush tropical valley of Los Banuelos once favoured by the Phoenicians. Quiet, peaceful and totally private this is the 'stuff of dreams', the 'real Spain' where the sound of goats' bells still tinkle over the hills.

    It is easily accessible to La Herradura, Salobrena, Nerja, Malaga and Marbella or a visit to Granada, the Alhambra and local markets for bargain hunting, Otivar water falls, day sailing from Marina del Este and many excellent restaurants for eating out. The villa benefits from its own private...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (24)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(4)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (16)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Parking
    • Pool Table
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Shower Rooms (2)
    • Single Beds:(3)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Yes
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    This is a really amazing unique and flexible home - we have four double beds (one a super king) two huge sofas and extra single mattresses so we can be very accommodating. There are two small but perfectly formed bathrooms one with a shower/loo, one with a bath/loo and and outside shower room. Two hot water tanks so plenty of hot water. A/C and fans in every room,TV with German and English programmes , a shady kasbah overlooking the pool with ipod station plus a book and music library. One small tabby cat - Tigger - to feed please - she is ten years old, independent and can be kept out of bedrooms and living rooms if required.
    Listing #HL133961 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    Spring May 1, 2015 Jun 30, 2015 7 nights
    $1,711
    £1,100
    Summer Jul 1, 2015 Aug 31, 2015 7 nights
    $2,334
    £1,500
    Autumn Sep 1, 2015 Oct 31, 2015 7 nights
    $1,711
    £1,100
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    30% non refundable deposit required to confirm a booking
    Residual booking fee payable 4 weeks prior to booking
    Euros or £s acceptable transfer to our bank
    WIFI, electricity water and gas are included


    Please email us to discuss a low cost long winter let for 2 to 4 people with some maintenance required
    Minimum 3 month let between October 2014 and April 2015
    Rates are 600 euros per month excluding, water, electricity and gas
    References essential - payment full 3 months in advance
    Please note the pool is not functional during the winter months
    There is one pet cat to look after but she is pretty independent
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Malaga or granada: 39.1 mi
    Railway: Malaga (no railway in our area though): 39.1 mi
    Ferry: Malaga: 39.1 mi
    Planes and car hire are easily found on line. El Cobertizo is 9 year old shabby chic mountain villa, delightfully designed and built by us with a Moorish influence, situated in the lush tropical mountains of Los Banuelos - just 9km from the coast. Malaga and Granada airports are equal distance.
    The drive from Malaga Airport is to Almuncar is very easy, around 45 minutes, and mostly motorway.
    Leave airport and go straight on at roundabout. When passing San Miguel brewery keep in left lane,
    signposted to Malaga. Continue over bridge and loop to the right, this then joins the 3-lane road - N340.
    After approx 1.2 km, ignore first exit (signed – cambio de sentido).After a further 0.7 kilometres, be in right hand lane and follow signs to Motril – Almeria, bear right to loop over bridge and j...
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    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.9 mi.
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HilaryV62...
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012 for a stay in August 2010

Two families with teenage children in need of a rest and some sun. This was the perfect place, with lots of room for everyone and every home comfort. The house is quirky and characterful, homely and delightfully 'foreign'. The pool is amazing. Almunecar was a drive away down a challenging road so we stocked up and stayed put a lot...

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Anita O
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2012 for a stay in September 2011

we stayed here at the height of Summer with 10 members of family, of all ages, then came back to spend the winter months which was a healthy way to spend the winter in sunshine. All amenities, accessible by car were open all year round, and the scenery everywhere is breathtaking. We felt happy and accepted, nothing was too much... more

Management response:

Hi Annie - in the summer your family were fantastic guests taking care of the pool, plants and leaving the house immaculate. The winter months can be a lot more challenging with sometimes heavy rain and high winds and we greatly appreciated coming home to our house in such good condition - you truly treated as a home - thank... more

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Cyril-Lux
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011 for a stay in September 2011

After a little road trip throught the montain, you open the house's door and "Whaouh". The house is great whith all what you need, a big swimming pool a lot of terraces, you have the sun the whole day and no neighbours. This a little place of paradise. The owners are very kind. more

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