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Beautiful Villa With Own Orchard, Large Private Pool & Luxurious Shaded Area

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa in Albox, Almeria, Andalucia - Tranquil Location with Stunning Views

This Beautiful Villa offers everything you can imagine of a holiday away from the typical tourist trail. Set in it's own orchard of an array of fruit trees, olive and almond groves, the mountain views which surround the villa are particularly stunning. The Villa has it's own larger than average private pool which is surrounded by mature palm trees. The area is perfect for walking or cycling or just relaxing by the pool and taking in the peaceful location. Inside, the tasteful décor has everything you will need to make your stay a memorable one. The local town of Albox is only a 5 minute drive and this quaint Spanish town holds a market on certain days and has a selection of shops, bars and restaurants. You can be at the nearest beach in 30 minutes and the nearest golf course is a short drive away. However you decide to spend your well earned holiday we are sure you will be enchanted by this beautiful Villa and it's setting.


Owner
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

About The Owner

The owners live in the UK and love the fact that they can escape to the sunshine and enjoy the tranquillity and amazing scenery of their perfect Villa.

The Owner purchased this villa in 2002

Why The Owner chose Mojacar area

We went in search of a piece of land that we could build a property to our own specification we found the peace and tranquillity of inland Almeria perfect. The plot was not over looked and we loved the privacy it offered, although not far from the social aspect when desired. The panoramic mountain views are fantastic. The easiness of the location of the villa is perfect, after a short flight and trip along the motorway you can be in the pool in no time at all, surrounded by the established palm trees, relaxing and indulging in the perfect setting, maybe a glass of wine on the patio or sunbathing on the roof terrace or exploring the magnificent orchard, whatever you desire from your holiday we are sure you will find it here.

What makes this villa unique

Amazing panoramic views, not overlooked by any other property, peaceful but not far from the bustling town of Albox, crystal clear, larger than average swimming pool. pool, own orchard and electric private gates leading to driveway. Large furnished patio area and roof garden.

New for this year is a beautiful shaded area complete with rattan furniture and lighting, here you can sit and enjoy the stunning views day or night.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Fantastic Villa, very rural, an amazing place for relaxing and swimming. Planning for a future return visit.
May 2015
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Amenities

Albox Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Is a full size bathroom
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , bidet , Has bath & shower
  • The attractive, spacious bathroom has a walk in shower cubicle, wash basin and WC. Master bedroom has en-suit shower & bath. Bedroom 2 has en-suit shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single , 2 Sets of Bunk Beds
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Twin Single beds
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Has En-suit
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double , With Full Bathroom
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: All bedrooms have air conditioning & double wardrobes. Bedroom 1 has patio doors leading to the pool & en-suite shower, bath & bidet & recently refurbished Bedroom 2 has a double bed, & en-suit shower room Bedroom 3 has twin beds Bedroom 4 has 2 bunk beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • skiing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The villa has been host to many families and friends of all sizes and we have had excellent feed-back as to it's suitability to accommodate large groups of people. It has flexible accommodation and there is plenty of space to do your own thing, if you want to just sit quietly on the roof terrace or on the patio area, by the pool or wonder around the acre of gardens or just join in the fun and games everything is possible. The views are stunning Outside: The Villa nestles in it's own private grounds spanning one acre of olive and almond groves, a Fruit orchard and mature palm trees, a typical Spanish rural setting. Electronic gates are in place and as you drive into the Villa there is parking to the side of the property. Situated in front of the villa is the larger than average private swimming pool & beautiful furnished shaded area complete with lighting for you to enjoy day or evening. The patio area is complete with dining table & chairs, to seat 8 people, sun lounges and BBQ. The roof terrace is a perfect sun trap and the views are stunning, you can watch the sun set in the evening which is pricelss. There are outside lights around the villa and also amongst the mature palm trees which looks beautiful when lit up in the evening. Electricity points all around the exterior of the villa. In the evening when the lights are shining on the Villa & pool, imagine enjoying a glass of wine with family or friends, the setting is simply idyllic. Utility Room: The separate utility room has a sink, washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and ironing board. All cleaning & washing products are included. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The villa is thoroughly cleaned prior & at the end of your visit. Clean Linen and towels are provided along with pool/beach towels. A welcome pack with our compliments to get your holiday underway. A Sat Nav is available loaded with places of interest. Other: All rooms are spacious and very well equipped. The air conditioning can also be used as warm air heating in winter months.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Villa With Own Orchard, Large Private Pool & Luxurious Shaded Area
average rating of 4.928571 based on 16 reviews
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Great Property and Outdoor Space

  • 5 of 5

We were met by Louise and Steve who were friendly and helpful and showed us the way to the villa. There was a plentiful welcome pack which was fortunate as we had forgotten supermarkets are closed on a Sunday. The pack contained enough for us to eat and drink well until the next day.

The villa itself is clean, spacious and well furnished and equipped with plenty of bath and beech towels for use.

However, it is the outdoor space which makes this place so special. It is a few minutes drive outside Albox and semi rural so not too isolated. The garden is beautiful and immaculate, the pool was clean and tempting. The pergola was perfect for any time of day from morning coffee to late night caps.

We had intended to eat out most evenings but quickly changed our plans and choosing to remain at the villa, eating in the garden every evening.

I had some communication with the owner and the responses were very quick and accommodating when we changed our plans last minute.

We enjoyed it so much , we have already booked to go again in January.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Just like the pictures.....

  • 5 of 5

The villa is just like the pictures...... It is very clean and beautifully decorated. The furniture is comfortable as were the beds. The cooking facilities were excellent and we also used the BBQ a lot. Lots of kitchen utensils, cutlery, glassware, pots and pans. The grounds outside have a good mix of sunny and shaded areas. We spent many hours under the gazebo which provides shade and the furniture was comfortable. The pool is a very good size, and the sun terrace is a good place to catch the sun. As we had everything we needed, we didn't feel the need to venture far, however we did find a fabulous Tapas Bar in Albox, its on the corner with red parasols. Would highly recommend...

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous holiday in this stunning villa

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic stay at this stunning villa with gorgeous views. The villa has everything you could possibly need from games for the kids to every type of kitchen utensil possible! Fab pool which we used from early morning until midnight swims. Loved the shaded area which gave us a great place to sit out of the sun and looked gorgeous lit up of an evening. Had some great days out and found some beautiful beaches. Overall - fabulous holiday in a beautiful place!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous holiday in this stunning villa

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely stunning Villa with magnificent views, peace and tranquillity. Casa Fortuna has everything you could possibly need from games for the kids to every type of glass and kitchen utensil possible! The pool is fantastic which we used from early morning to midnight swims. Loved the shaded area, which gave a perfect place to sit out of the sun, and looked lovely when lit up of an evening. Lots of great places to visit and found some stunning beaches. Fantastic holiday - felt well looked after!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing complete heaven

  • 5 of 5

This villa is the most amazing place to stay its above and beyond . There is all you need and more ,it really was a relaxing holiday very peaceful and near to all shops restaurants. But to be honest its so nice we didn't really leave from the villa . Will defiantly be going back.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
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5

Amazing!!

  • 5 of 5

An absolutely amazing place. It's kitted out with every essential you can think of. It's just beautiful! The villa is one of a kind & we barely left the place! Will definitely return here!!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Map

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

There are beaches like San Juan and Villaricos are close by and also have a Sunday market. The resort of Mojacar is approximately 35 minutes drive away. These beaches have been given the blue flag award for cleanliness, they never get overcrowded which make them extremely safe for children.

San Juan have amazing fish restaurants situated on the beach, well worth a visit.

Travel:

The nearest airport is Almeria which is approx 45 minutes drive from the Villa. Murcia airport is approx 1 hour 30 minutes. Alicante is approximately 1 hour 50 minutes. A new international airport is planned for 2016 which will be only 40 minutes away. All the airports are accessible by the excellent motorway system. Most budget airlines fly to these airports. To appreciate the area fully we recommend care hire.

Distances:

The quaint town of Albox is only a 5 minute drive. Here you will find everything you a looking for including local tapas bars, restaurants, shops & a supermarket. Fiesta's take place at certain times of the year, which are a must to see. The local market is held on Tuesdays where you can buy fresh fruit, vegetables & meats, also clothes & gifts.

The historic Saliente Monastry is 5 minutes drive. The Velez Blanco Castle is 30 minutes drive.

Further Details:

The local market town of Albox is only 5 minutes drive and has an array of shops, banks, chemists, supermarkets, with a selection of cosmopolitan restaurants including English, Italian, Chinese, Indian and French. The Market is held on a Tuesday and there is also a small market on a Saturday that sells mainly fresh produce. This part of Andalucia is famous for its fiesta where Spanish and English relax over a beer or sangria.

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Rates & Availability

Albox Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
June - August 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,292
 
 
September 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,164
 
 
October - December 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 
 
January - May 2018
Jan 1 2018 - May 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$970
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $129.36

Booking Notes:
£300 deposit (non refundable) is payable at time of booking and the remainder due 8 weeks before your date of travel. A damage deposit of £100 should be included in your final payment, this is fully refundable when the villa has been checked after your departure.

Changeover Day:
Departure by 12 midday if a new client is expected and arrival not before 3pm, times & change over date are flexible depending on availability. We can arrange a meet and greet in Albox to guide you the last part of your journey to the Villa.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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