60 m² superf. vivienda
8 m² superf. terraza
Kitchen: fully fitted kitchen with electric hob, oven, kettle, espresso/cappuccino coffee machine, fridge freezer, toaster, blender, cutlery, crockery, glassware, pots etc.
Dining room with table to seat four people.
Spiral staircase leading to lounge/2nd bedroom. This room has a (very!) low traditional wooden-beamed ceiling (the oldest part of the house, many years ago this room would have been the mule shed!!!). Single day bed, small built in wardrobe, chest of drawers, three table lamps, Satellite TV (Free to air offering all the BBC and ITV channels, Film 4 etc).
Off this room is an ensuite with toilet and washbasin.
Main bedroom: double bed, two chest of drawers, wardrobe, table lamps and ceiling fan, hairdryer.
Main bathroom: large shower, washbasin, toilet, washing machine
Small sun terrace with garden furniture and superb mountain views.
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 Cristobel beach is 10-15 minutes walk. On the beach fronts lie many bars and nightclubs open until the early hours of the morning!!!
Other attractions include:
The Lori parrot bird Park
The Aqua Park (open summer season) with numerous water rides, pools, bars, restaurants.
There are numerous local festivals and fiestas at all times of the year which often last for days and create a wonderful carnival atmosphere. The Municipal market offering fresh fruit, meat, fish and plants is equally close. The Bus Station is only a 10 min walk offers an excellent and cheap service to surrounding areas including the bustling town of Motril.
One minute from the property you will find the local corner shop and a bakery. Highly recommended and a stones throw away from the house is the highly reputed La Corrala bar and gourmet restaurant.
Inland from Almunecar lies the Alpujarra national park approx 50 minute drive and the stunning Alhambra Palace in Granada. The Sierra Nevada offers excellent skiing facilites and is only approx 90 mins drive. Not to missed is the Peña Escrita Wildlife Park less than an hours drive, where you will see fabulous wild animals set in a natural habitat.
Almunecar is unspoilt and the Old Town remains truly Spanish in character.
Recent road improvements now mean it is hardly more than an hours drive from Malaga or Granada airports.
***** Please note due to the cobbled hill access this property is NOT suitable for the infirm or disabled.
***** 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), is now offering special parking rates. Daily rates are 9.50 €, but special longer term parking cards can be purchased.