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Luxury villa close to the beach with heated pool

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 3,875 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedrooms generously cut and designed, all with bathrooms and fully equipped

This luxury villa with beautiful gardens, in addition to five bedrooms, five bathrooms, an infra-red sauna, private pool, an oasis on the 40m2 terrace (terrace can be completely closed by a movable flameless glass) overlooking the 250m2 gardens.

The villa is located in an up scale residential area with trees.The community gardens can be used. The common areas include, a large swimming pool 20x10m with separate children's pool, 2 paddle courts and a spacious landscaped playground.

All bedrooms are very generously cut, all with bathrooms and fully equipped. The ground floor houses the living room and dining room with bar, both with access to the terrace and garden, and large designer kitchen and a bedroom and bathroom. Upstairs are three bedrooms each with private bathroom, a large of it with a 40m2 terrace.In the basement is the fifth bedroom with private bathroom, infra-red sauna.

IMPORTANT NOTE: ATTACHED TO THE HOUSE, ON THE BASEMENT LEVEL AND COMPLETELY SEPARATED FROM THE HOUSE, IS A RENTED PRIVATE OFFICE, WHICH REMAINS IN USE DURING THE RENTING PERIOD. THIS AREA IS IN NO WAY CONNECTED TO THE HOUSE AND DOESN'T ALTER THE NORMAL LIFE IN THE HOUSE.

GOLF AND LEISURE

We have 4 golf courses in a ratio of 5 kms from the house.

SPA

Only 1km from the house you will find at the beach the Vincci Spa (no children allowed), with a wonderful infinity pool, beach beds, fantastic thermal circuit and heated pool. Normaly, for members guests there is a reduced rate available (depending on season) of 15 Euros a day/person. You may stay the whole day at the beach club and enjoy the thermal circuit and infinity pool and chill out music.

More Details

Owner
Alexandra & Friedrich Landgraf
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, german, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Alexandra & Friedrich Landgraf

We are a family of 3, German / Spanish / Mexican, who love the nature, golf, music, reading, great food and of course travel. We used to live in Mexico for many years and decided to leave the big city to return to our roots. We decided on Marbella because most of my family comes from Málaga.

The villa has something 'magical', which we felt from the first day we saw it. The oaks (cork trees) are beautiful, they give us privacy and a nice shade for hot summer days.

The terrace is our favorite place, where we barbecue and spend long days and nights enjoying its ambience.

It gives us great joy to share our little world with you.

Alexandra & Friedrich Landgraf purchased this villa in 2006

Why Alexandra & Friedrich Landgraf chose Marbella area

Because it is a beautiful villa with lots of separate ambiences for large groups.

You will enjoy the barbecue in the evenings, the pool during the days as well as the nice walk to the beach, which is only 1000 meters from the villa.

We have at only 500 meters fantastic restaurants with menus for 9,50 Euros all inclusive (french, Spanish Tapas, Indian and chinese)

What makes this villa unique

A unique ambience with decoration from around the world, at walking distance from the sea, restaurants, beach, gym, spa, golf courses, supermarkets and bus stop.

Amenities

Elviria Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3875 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • LEGAL NOTICE NO LOUD NOISES OR USE OF THE POOL AFTER 00:00 MIDNIGHT until 09:00 hours, ALLOWED
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , On the main floor separately from the bedroom/studio
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Ikea doble bed with possibility for baby cod aside
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sauna room with king size bed + double bed Ikea sofa
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King size bed with possibility to have a baby cod
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , 1 single 1x1,90 beds
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • All bedrooms are very generously cut. The 3 rooms in the upper floor 1 in the ground floor and on the basement a 21m2 room with two single beds with living room and a matrimonial sofa bed. 4 Rooms with on suite bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Clubs
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 14 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
To rent only to families

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Luxury villa close to the beach with heated pool
average rating of 4.948276 based on 58 reviews
5

The best Villa we have stayed in

  • 5 of 5

The Villa is perfect! The owners are wonderful people who were so helpful and just lovely people. The Villa has everything you could want or need Kitchen equipment, spices, mosquito spray, beach towels, hairdriers, soap and shampoo to name just a few, there are lots more. There is a Lidl and Mercadona right at the end of the road which is about a 2 min walk. We loved the convenience of this and would go first thing to Lidl to get pastries freshly baked for breakfast then rolls to take for lunch on the beach then steaks, meats, fish for the BBQ in the evening. The community pool can be used all year round but you would need to take your own chairs or lay on towels on the grass, it's a lovely pool though. The pool at the Villa is perfect, it's heated so we would use it every day, they were also some pool floats/toys. The beach is an easy walk across the road via the bridge in front of the Mercadona then to the left and first right, all the way at the bottom of the track is an orange beach cafe where loungers are €5 each for the day.

We got the bus into Marbella one evening for €1.18 each then got the catamaran across to Peurto Banus for €8.50 each. We got a taxi home that evening from Puerto Banus for €23. Our friends went to the local Italian restaurant and also the Chinese Resturant, both of these were to the left at the end of the road infront of Mercadona and follow the road around to the left. At the end bear to the right. On our last day Alexandra took us to the Beach Club Estrella Del Mar after recommending we spend our last day there before our flight. It was a perfect day for just €39 including lunch and lively Alexandra even picked us up again afterwards, so kind!

Thank you so much to both of you for letting us stay at your beautiful Villa and for making us feel so very welcome!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, you have given wonderful useful travel information. We are more than happy to make our guests feel supported during their vacation, this is why we also heated our private pool. Hope to see you soon.
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5

Study the photographs and understand that Serenity is even better un reality.

  • 5 of 5

EVERTHING you need is already provided. Arrive with food and drink and start your holiday!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for this review. I think it is even better as the pictures because of the ambience inside and outside and all the open sky Tv channels, pool, air hockey and soccer table, as well as the adult swings and ping pong table at the garden. And now that the pool is already heated everything is complete for you to enjoy.
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5

Simply the best.

  • 5 of 5

First of all, if you're reading reviews to see whether this villa is for you, the answer is YES! Book your stay right away and you will 100% not regret it.

We knew our week was going to be amazing as we were welcomed in by the owner of the villa. All 9 of us were blown away by the contemporary interior and overall look of Villa Serenity. I could list a whole bunch of lovely words to describe the decor of this place, but it must be seen with own eyes to truly understand just how wonderful it is.

First thing that made us smile was finding out that we have access to a communal pool. All you do is grab your key for the gate, your towel and some sunscreen. You walk 5 minutes down the street - and voila! Do not underestimate it, it is clean, the surrounding area is tidy, it's safe (there's a lifeguard there), there's a separate kids pool and toilets. So I recommend that you check it out if you stay here.

Villa Serenity is in a convenient location with a LIDL and a Mercadona supermarket at the end of the street. Villa is clean, it is very secure, beds are comfortable, there's an easy to use coffee machine in the kitchen, pool table and table tennis will keep everyone entertained and if not the tv's have a crazy amount of channels so it's impossible to not find a channel you'll love.

We are very grateful for the service we received from Alexandra and her husband. They were so easy to communicate with. Any questions we had were answered, great advice was given about which places we should visit, anything we needed they would help us right away and they even had a surprise prepared for us for a special birthday anniversary! We cannot thank them enough for looking after us as they did! They were absolutely fantastic hosts!

This review could become an essay if I was to write about our wonderful holiday experience in full. It was the first time we stayed here, but I feel like it is not going to be the last. Keep up the good work, we loved every single minute of our stay at Villa Serenity!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: "No words to express our gratitude over your long review. Thank you for liking every effort we take to make you feel at home and welcomed."
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23/07 - 30/07/17

  • 4 of 5

Very well equipped,spacious and comfortable villa. Garden shady which is great for children but a little too shady for adults. Little further from beaches and restaurants than expected. Would really recommend a car. Owners on hand for any queries or requests they are very friendly and happy to help. Overall we enjoyed our stay. We were a party of 8 adults and 3 children

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review. Sorry you found the garden too shady, the pictures are very explicit and although you cannot sit all the time on one spot, you are able to sit where the sun is during the day, because we have 12 hammocks and rocking chairs in different spots of the garden. The distance of restaurants are, as specified before your book, already at aprox. 500 meters and the beech at 1000 meters. We put our best effort meeting our guests expectations, also before they arrive, to make their stay unforgettable, for instance installing the pool fence for the safety of the little ones and comfort of the parents. We will try to cut some of the branches. These trees give a magical and unique touch to the property and during the night, with the lights, it is a delight. Thank you so much for writing this review and giving us a chance to improve.
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5

Fantastic villa in great location suitable for large family gathering.

  • 5 of 5

We like to holiday as an extended family and villa Serenity was perfect for our needs. Our party consisted of 7 adults and 2 children aged 6 and 4. The villa provided plenty of space allowing for communal activity (especially in the extensive garden area) but also enough areas for personal time if required. The children really enjoyed their time in the pool although it was a bit cool for some of the older adults. There were plenty of sun beds around and also shaded areas. Other facilities such as table tennis and swings provided much amusement. One of our favourite areas was the terrace which opened out into the garden, very relaxing and the perfect place to enjoy family meals. The villa was equipped to a high standard with everything you would expect to find. I would say it was very much a home from home.

The villa is located in Elviria and is very close to 2 supermarkets easily within walking distance, ideal for fresh bread and croissants for breakfast. There is also a communal park nearby which has a larger pool and a children's pool. The local beach is also within walking distance.

We usually holiday in self catering villas and I have to say that Alexandra and Friedrich made the booking process very easy, were very welcoming and provided all the information we needed. Thank you so much for letting us share your corner of paradise.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for dedicating your time writing this review, which reflects all our dedication to make your stay feel as wonderful as possible. We are planing to heat the pool in the future, so hopefully for next year it will be reality. The terrace and garden are unique in its ambience and ilumnation, we are very happy you enjoyed it. Hope to see you again in the future
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5

Large villa suitable for extended family

  • 5 of 5

Excellent villa providing everything needed for an enjoyable stay in Elviria. Garden is lovely in the evening, although would be better in the summer as the pool isn't heated.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to review the Villa. We are glad to inform, that we will be having a heated pool early this year, precisely on March so you may enjoy the pool at any time of the year.
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Map

Nearest Airport
43 Kilometres
Málaga Airport
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
French, Spanish Tapas, Indian and Chinese
Nearest Ferry
8 Kilometres
Marbella Puerto Deportivo
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Santa Clara Golf, Rio Real
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Fuengirola
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Elviria commercial area with lots of restaurants
Nearest Ski
5 Kilometres
Funny Beach
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Real de Zaragoza
Car: recommended

The beaches on Elviria are one of the best on the Costa del Sol. You will find beach restaurants along the beach called 'Chiringuitos'. They can provide hammocks and parasols. Water sports are available. The beach is within 10 minutes walking distance. You may want to visit the famous marina Puerto Banús (15 km) or the beautiful Centre of Marbella and the fantastic shopping mall called La Cañada (both 8km). There are several Golf courses nearby. Interesting one day tours could be to Ronda, Malaga, Frigiliana, Gibraltar, Nerja and Tarifa for people who love kitesurfing. The villa is located in an upscale residential area with trees. The community gardens can be used. There is a Waterpark called Aquapark (15 km) The common areas include a large swimming pool (20x10m) with separate children's pool, 2 paddle courts and a spacious landscaped playground. Food markets and bus in 500m radius

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $298.9

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.