El Corcho Villa, Alhaurin el Grande in a peaceful setting yet close to village restaurants,bars,shops
Country villa set overlooking private woodlands with fantastic views across the countryside
Quiet area yet only 1.5kms from country bars and 3kms from lively village
2 bedroomed Villa (sleeps 6)
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Enjoy the views from the swimming pool
Have a BBQ under the shade of the Cork Oak Tree
Enjoy the fantastic views from the roof terrace
Relax in the Hot Tub ( cool in the summer!)
The villa is set in peaceful, private woodlands perfect for ARTISTS, BIRD WATCHERS or just people who ENJOY beautiful countryside.Within walking distance of the villa, approximately 1.5kms, there are a few country bar/restaurants one of which has a swimming pool for the use of its diners. The village of Alhaurin el Grande is a short drive or walk away and contains plenty of traditional Spanish life, shops, banks and a local market every Thursday.
It contains both Spanish and English bars as well as some of the best restaurants in the region. You can dine out in Spanish, Italian, Seafood and quality silver service restaurants for that special occasion.The two bedroomed villa is AIR-CONDITIONED, HEATED, with SAT TV and is DOUBLE GLAZED throughout. The villa and garden/patio areas are fully fenced and has private off road parking. The private garden contains a large HEATED SPA POOL for the sole use of the villa guests. There is also a large roof terrace with views to the Mijas mountains.
Rental periods - prices are in Euros (€)
up to 30th June 2006
1st July to 29th September
30th September to 22nd December
23rd December to 5th January 2007
6th January to 30th March
31st March to 13th April
14th April to 29th June
30th June to 21st September
MAIN BEDROOM-This double bedded room,with ceiling fan,air conditioning and heating,has ample wardrobe space,bedside tables with lamps and dressing table with hairdryer.A cot can be provided if necessary.
SECOND BEDROOM-The twin bedded room has a ceiling fan,air conditioning and heating.There is ample wardrobe space,bedside table with lamps and dressing table.The twin beds can be converted into a double bed if required.
In the lounge there are two 3 seater sofas - one converts to a double bed.
The bathroom contains a full sized bath with shower, sink and toilet. There is a constant hot water supply to the villa ie not a tank system - there is as much hot water as you can use!
The fully fitted kitchen contains a 4 ring gas cooker with oven, extractor, fridge freezer, microwave oven, toaster, kettle, coffee machine, iron and ironing board. Washing machine is also available.
The air conditioned and heated lounge area has two 3 seater sofas, one of which can be converted into a double bed, coffee table, satellite TV and CD radio player. There is a large dining table and 6 chairs. Double opening patio doors lead from this room directly onto the terracing, garden area and Jacuzzi.
All bed linen, bathroom towels, kitchen towels and cloths are provided. However please bring your own beach towels for use with the Jacuzzi, swimming pool and for sunbathing. Linen and towels are changed weekly.
Notes on accommodation
The English owners are just 100 metres away in the main El Roble house and are happy to help you during your stay with them.
A private entrance leads from the road into the grounds of the villa.The sunny garden and patio areas contain colourful plants and flowers under the Cork Oak trees that provide partial shade from the Andalucian sunshine.There is a gas BBQ, ample garden furniture, swimming pool and a 2 metre square heated Jacuzzi in the gardens.There are beautiful views across the valley from the gardens, which also overlook our private woodland.Via an iron spiral staircase, the 50m roof terrace can be reached.
There are many opportunities along the coast to take part in all varieties of watersports. These range from waterskiing, paragliding, sea fishing, jet skiing, snorkelling, pedaloes, even swimming!
The beach resorts range from quiet typically Spanish beaches to the bustling resorts of Fuengirola and Torremolinos, the tiny harbour of Cabopino to the lavish harbour of Marbella and the award winning harbour of Benalmadena.
The coast is just a 25 minute drive away.
The nearest airport is Malaga and this is 30 minutes drive away.
Car hire is recommended, please contact us for information and prices.
There are good bus services from the village to Malaga, Mijas, Coin and the coast.
Andalucia has a wealth of places to see,we have just included a few of our favourites to tempt you.
There are many typical white villages to see, ranging from the sleepy village of Tolox to the bustling village of Mijas with its donkeys, souvenir shops and fantastic views across to the coast and Africa (on a clear day).
Some cities and towns within driving distance that are well worth a visit :-
The ancient town of Ronda (1 hour) is built across a gorge and gives some wonderful ""photo"" opportunities.
Granada (1 hour 45 minutes) is a beautiful city with the Alhambra Palace and the nearby ski resort of Sierra Nevada.
Malaga (30 minutes) with wonderful parks, gardens, the new Picasso Museum and fascinating food market.
Sevilla (3 hours) with its beautiful architecture, gardens, shops and restaurants.
Visit Gibraltar (1 hour 30 minutes) to see the Apes on the rock and to experience ""a little bit of England"" with the English Policemen, letter boxes and shops.
The village of Alhaurin el Grande is a short drive or walk away and contains plenty of traditional Spanish life, shops, banks and a local market every Thursday.
It contains both Spanish and English bars as well as some of the best restaurants in the region. You can dine out in Spanish, Italian, Seafood and quality silver service restaurants for that special occasion.
For booking and further information
Tel (Spain) 0034 952112270
Mobile (Spain) 0034 652082363