Montevista is a villa in the most beautiful ‘White Village’ of Alcaucin, close to the national park, 20 minutes inland on the Costa Del Sol, within in a few minutes walk of all amenities and the heart of the village. It has it’s own private pool, sleeps 6 and an infant. Montevista is in a beautiful location on the edge of Alcaucin village. It is in walking distance to the pretty village of Alcaucin where you will find plenty of bars/restaurants and other amenities.
Our fully air-conditioned villa also has ceiling fans in the bedrooms, has its own private swimming pool to relax by, there are 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms plus a spacious lounge/dining room and the fastest internet currently available. For outdoor dining there is a semi-covered terrace with uninterrupted views down the valley to Lake Vinuela, with a barbecue area off the kitchen. There is also a covered pergola on the poolside with a table and chairs.
A complimentary welcome pack will be provided with each arrival of one week or more, and a ‘full shop’ can be pre-ordered by email, at cost, plus a €30Eu surcharge. We will require a £8GBp per person Accidental Damage Waiver, this covers accidental damage up to the cost of £150Gbp. Non-accidental damage will be dealt with locally. We offer a 10% discount for bookings on the second of two weeks or more outside the peak season.
On entering the villa through the front door takes you to the lounge dining area, where you will find a large table and six chairs, a console table with all the information on the villa and area around, also important telephone numbers if you need any assistance, the lounge has two comfortable leather sofas, television which you are able to get all UK channels, a sideboard where you will find all the glass ware. Also has a wood burner for the cooler winter evenings.
A fully fitted modern kitchen with all integrated appliances including a dish washer and washing machine, plenty of pans, utensils and crockery.
Double bed, fitted wardrobe, bedside tables, lights, chest of drawers and ceiling fan. Door leading to the en-suite with a bath with shower over, double sinks and toilet and hair dryer.
Twin single beds, fitted wardrobe, bedside tables and lights, ceiling fan.
Shower cubicle, toilet and wash hand basin and hair dryer.
Twin single beds, fitted wardrobe, bedside table, light and a ceiling fan.
There are plenty of seating areas around the villa, to the front of the villa, you will find a covered area for dining with a table and six chairs, also a sofa, two chairs and coffee table perfect, place to sit in the evenings with views to Lake Vinuela.
Around the pool side there is a BBQ six sunbeds one for everyone, also another covered area with table and chairs, to get away from the mid day sun.
The villa is thoroughly cleaned prior to occupation and again in accordance with length of stay. Additional cleaning can be provided as required and subject to charge. Included within your holiday price; all towels, including ones for the pool, fair usage electricity and gas, and complimentary Wi-fi.
There is a complete no smoking policy inside the villa, however ashtrays are provided on the terraces.
Baby equipment can be provided at no extra cost, on a first come first served basis e.g. cots, highchair.
We have no fixed changeover days and we will always be flexible to suit your flights and arrival times, however, when it is unavoidable, and to allow time for a proper clean; we would ask that you vacate by 10.00 and not arrive before 16.00. We have no problem with late arrivals, however, any guests scheduled to arrive at the villa between 20.00 and 00.00, there will be a €30 surcharge, and between 00.01 and 00.70 there is a €50 surcharge payable either locally or with your balance payment.
Car hire, airport transfers and days out. We can offer extremely competitive car rental from Malaga airport, alternatively we can arrange to transfer you to the villa from the airport. Should you arrange to collect your car at the airport, our agent will meet you, hand you the keys and you will be on your way in minutes, potentially saving you considerable time queuing at the rental desk.
We can arrange for days out that include, walking, and cycling tours, boat trips, wakeboarding, sightseeing and even a flight from our local airstrip.
In the immediate area, you can walk, go bird-watching, paint, or for the more energetic; mountain bike, kayak, or sail on Lake Vinuela.
One of the largest indoor shopping malls in the region, with a multiple screen cinema showing English language films is only 15 minutes’ drive away. The mall has one of the largest supermarkets in the area with amazing local produce available. There are also numerous markets, two local 18-hole golf courses, and the nearest beaches are only 20 minutes’ drive away. There is an aqua park near to the shopping mall, you can leave your car hear and catch a bus in to the local town of Velez Malaga, and its seaside resort; Torre del Mar, both have large and very busy markets on Thursday mornings.
There are 2 very good local golf courses, both having spectacular views as you play. Baviera is 20 minutes’ drive and Anoreta is 30 minutes. We have several full sets of right-handed clubs, tees, and balls available for hire.
We are about 95 minutes’ drive away from the ski slopes of the Sierra Nevada, the slopes are suitable for skiers of all levels of skill and experience, but you do not have to ski to have an excellent day out. There are separate free sledging runs for the children to enjoy, with sledges for hire at a few euros. The ski village is also an excellent place to visit in the summer where mountain bikes are available to hire.
Malaga airport is less than a one-hour drive and Granada airport is just 25 minutes more, airport transfers can be arranged with an English driver who knows where the villa is located. Due to our rural location, the use of a car is essential.
There are a huge number of things to do and places to visit. Within the immediate vicinity there are; Land Rover safaris in to the mountains, horse riding, quad biking, mountain biking, walking, and hiking, bird watching, tennis and sailing, kayaking, and fishing in the spectacular Lake Vinuela. Sightseeing tours can be arranged to The Alhambra Palace, Nerja and the Caves, the water park, Malaga Botanical Gardens, Malaga city, Benalmadena marina, Ronda, and Gibraltar.
Alcaucin, Puente don Manuel, Los Romanes, Periana and Lake Vinuela are all very close and have lots of superb tapas bars and restaurants offering local well-cooked dishes. They have markets on different days and all have their own ‘fiestas’, full of colour, flamenco, and local traditions. During the summer, rarely does more than a few days pass when there is not a fiesta to be visited, celebrating; peaches, wine, grapes, raisins and not forgetting olives, basically any reason to party.