A traditionally reformed Townhouse with spectacular views and sunshine all day on the terrace
Fully licenced holiday home - VFT/GR/00255
THE HOLIDAY HOME
The holiday home entrance door leads to the kitchen and bathroom area. The kitchen is fully fitted with a washing machine, electric hob, oven, microwave, kettle, Dolce Gusto coffee machine, fridge freezer, toaster, cutlery, crockery, glassware, pots etc. The fully tiled bathroom has a bath tub and a walk in double shower with a 'drench head' attachment.
From the kitchen is a tiled staircase into the spacious air conditioned lounge, which is fully equipped with a 50" television supported by an Android viewing tv box and local channels, a CD player and a very effective ceiling fan. The lounge also houses the FREE WIFI and a dining table with 4 seating places.
From the lounge is an additional staircase to the air conditioned bedrooms with the main bedroom having a double bed, double wardrobe, 3 drawer chest and a ceiling fan. The other bedroom has a day bed which converts into a double bed in a few seconds.
A few steps up to the terrace to reveal the spectacular panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and the Mediterranean. The sunshine is on the terrace from sunrise til sunset with the beaches being only a few minutes walk away! Of course, the terrace has all facilities if you wish to sun yourself in privacy all day, fridge, table, chairs and parasol for 'el fresco' eating and sun loungers.
This holiday home is professionally managed by Costa Tropical Holiday Home Services who provide 24/7 support throughout your stay.
Parking in the traditional Spanish Old Town of Almunecar is limited, especially in the peak months, however, there is underground parking available, within a 10 minute walk for the approximate cost of €30 per week or alternative parking on the roadside leading to the castle, which is free.
Lying beneath the impressive remains of the old arab castle (Castillo San Miguel) and round the corner from the Cave of the Seven Palaces (Archaeological museum, Cueva Siete Palacios) and the Majuelo botanical gardens. Within minutes you are down into the Plaza De Constitucion (Town Hall Square) with the buzz of the many bars, restaurants, and the eclectic shops and boutiques that lay around. The fabulous Playa Del Mar beach is a short 5-10 min walk and the San Cristobal beach is 10-15 minutes walk. On the beach fronts lie many bars and nightclubs open until the early hours of the morning!!! Every Friday in the town main car park is a massive open air market which sells everything you need! In the same venue every Sunday is a large secondhand (flea-market) where various bargains can be picked up.
The Aqua Park (open summer season) with numerous water rides, pools, bars, restaurants.
There are a number of local festivals and fiestas throughout the year, which create a wonderful carnival atmosphere. A short walk from the holiday home is a local market offering fresh fruit, meat and fish. The Bus Station is only a 10 min walk and offers an excellent and cheap service to surrounding areas including the bustling town of Motril and the holiday town of Nerja.
Two minutes walk from the property you will find the local corner shop and a bakery with the reputed La Corrala bar and gourmet restaurant just around the corner.
Recent road upgrades has reduced the travel times to larger cities such as Malaga and Granada being as little as an hours drive away.
Please note due to the cobbled hill access this property is NOT suitable for the infirm or disabled. The property is accessible to vehicles for dropping off luggage etc but, there is no immediate parking outside the house, however there is ample street parking within walking distance. During the peak summer months, street parking is more difficult, but the underground car park on Paseo de Atillo (under 10 mins walk to the house)
Address: Calle Angustias Moderna, 18690 Almunecar, Spain
Size: 80.0 m², 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom
Beds: 2 Double beds
Prices: 40EUR - 78EUR / Night
Getting Here From Malaga Airport
Taxi transfer is the easiest and most comfortable way of travelling from Malaga Airport to Almunecar. You will find taxis outside the arrivals hall to the right. The journey time is approximately 60 minutes with almost all of the trip on the coastal motorway. The cost for transfer is approximately €90.00 each way.
You can also travel with bus from the airport to Almunecar. First, you have to get from Malaga airport to Malaga bus station:
Getting from Malaga Airport to Malaga Bus Station:
The A Express bus (Line 75) leaves from outside the T3 arrivals area. When you exit the airport through the terminal 3 arrivals hall, turn to the right and go outside into the square. Just in front of the exit is a small kiosk where you should buy the bus tickets if you don't already have one. The buses stop at the far side of this square. The buses are every 20 to 30 minutes from 07:00 until 24:00 (from the airport) or 06:25 until 23:30 (to the airport). The journey time is about 30 minutes, but the buses are comfy and air-conditioned.
At Malaga Bus Station, purchase a ticket from the Alsa Bus Company office. The bus ticket to Almunecar costs about €7.00 (€13.00 return). During periods of the year the bus to Almunecar leaves only 2 times a day from Malaga Bus station, be sure to check out the timetables for the bus at: https://www.alsa.com/en/web/bus/home Depending on the time of day you select, this journey will be approximately 1.5 – 2 hours.
There is also a direct bus from Malaga Airport to Almunecar at 14.15 PM and from Almunecar to Malaga Airport at 11.15 AM. Check out the schedules on this link: https://www.alsa.com/en/web/bus/home
We suggest a taxi for the journey from the bus station in Almunecar to Casa Sanlouey. Taxis are available at the front of the bus station.
Train and Bus
Train from Malaga Airport to Malaga City:
September 10th 2010 saw the construction of a new RENFE train station at the Malaga airport, 30 metres from the terminal building, meaning an end to long treks with heavy bags. It is a very quick, convenient and easy way to get to Malaga bus station or to Malaga city. The suburban train station forms part of the Terminal T3 building. The train journey takes 11 minutes and costs €1.80 each way. First train from the airport to Maria Zambrano station is at 06.44 and then every 20 minutes until 00:03. First train from Maria Zambrano to the airport is at 05:20 then every 20 minutes until 22:53. From the train station to the bus station is only around a 5 minute walk. Both buildings are across the street from each other.
At Malaga Bus Station, purchase a ticket from the Alsa Bus Company office. The bus ticket to Almunecar costs about 9 euro. During periods of the year the bus to Almunecar leaves only 2 times a day from Malaga Bus station, be sure to check out the timetables for the bus at: https://www.alsa.com/en/web/bus/home
If you rent a car at Malaga airport it is very easy to get out and on to the motorway to Marina Del Este. Head out of the airport (there is only one way out) and you will join the M23. Stay on this road until you join the M20 in direction: Motril and Almeria. You are then on the AUTOVÍA del MEDITERRANEO (A7). Carry on following the large blue signs to: ALMERIA, CORDOBA, GRANADA and SEVILLA the A7/E15 and A45. Several kms further on after leaving Malaga - the motorway splits to the right to Granada, Cordoba and Seville (DO NOT take this) but follow signs straight on for ALMERÍA and MOTRIL. This motorway follows the coast all the way to Almunecar. Leave the highway at the junction 305 sign posted for Almunecar Oeste and La Herradura. This road is the N340a which will take you into Almunecar.