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Stuart Timms

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

LUXURY PENTHOUSE APARTMENT Roof terrace with views over the Mar Menor.

11 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment

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Overview

Cartagena - Mar Menor Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 4, with Full Air conditioning, English TV, Security Safe, Sea views.

Luxury 2 Bedroom Penthouse apartment including large roof solarium with views over the Mar Menor (little sea) on one side and the Calbanque nature reserve on the other.

The apartment is situated within a small exclusive development with beautifully kept private gardens and pool area. Contains everything you could possibly need for a relaxing holiday,The apartment has been fully furnished to a very high standard. Including, TV in Lounge and also wall mounted TV in main bedroom (so after a long hot day of sightseeing for those early nights you can lay back and relax watching TV.

Dining Table & 4 Chairs, fully equipped kitchen with everything you may need to enjoy your stay.

Full Air conditioning in Lounge and both Bedrooms,

Ceiling fans in both bedrooms, Security Safe, Smoke Alarms & First Aid Box,

Approximately 300 mtrs from the beach ideal for families looking for a quite & relaxing holiday.

The Costa Calida/Murcia region: With over 315 days of sunshine every year it is little wonder that the Costa Calida means 'Warm Coast' and the unspoilt inland waters of the Mar Menor, the largest natural lagoon in Europe offer safe and warm water ideal for families including young children. The mud baths and spas around the Mar Menor are believed to have great healing properties for aliments such as rheumatism and arthritis.

The World Health Organization recently declared the beautiful Capital City of Murcia the cleanest area in Spain.

Murcia is an extremely historical, friendly city that prides itself in maintaining its traditions.

The fabulous fiestas, fantastic food, beautiful scenery, glorious soft sand beaches and the friendliest of people make this an exceptional region of Spain.

The ancient city of Cartagena is a short distance from Mar de Cristal either by car or train, and was founded by the Carthaginians in the year 227BC.

Guest Book: Hi Stuart

I would like to thank you for our brilliant, hassle free holiday at your beautiful home in Spain.

We all had a great time so much so that we would like to know the availability of the apartment for July/August 2008.

The Taylor Family Scotland

Guest Book: We have had such a relaxing week, your apartment is lovely. We thoroughly enjoyed using the pool, and the roof top solarium is brill!

We have had such a brilliant, chilled week here and would definitely look to come back in the future many many thanks.

Angela & Yvonne. Nottingham.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Stuart Timms (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 11 traveler reviews

LUXURY PENTHOUSE APARTMENT Roof terrace with views over the Mar Menor.
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

Our Family Holiday Visit

  • 5 of 5

My husband and i took our 6 month old son on his first holiday abroad. We chose this apartment and we were very happy when we arrived and saw the place. The appartment was just as it had been decribed, it was so homely it had everything we needed, and having a little one it was very handy as we spent alot of time in the appartment. The neighbours were so friendly aswell and made it a very comfortable stay. I would strongley recomend it to others. The swimming pool area was clean and well looked after.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2008
  • Stayed: Feb 2008
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Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, we have spent a lot of time and money furnishing the apartment to a very high standard, as we feel that people like yourselves save all year to have a holiday, so when they arrive they should be able to relax and enjoy themselves. Whenever we go over to the apartment we are all ways buying things for it so if you do come back next year, you never know what you might find? Stuart.
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Great Spring Breaks

  • 5 of 5

We have had two great holidays in this lovely apartment. The owner provides good customer service so we would recommend this property to relatives and friends.

A great location as the beach is very close and plenty of facilities like tennis and padel tennis courts a five minute walk away. We found it ideal for walking and cycilng along the coast and to local markets.

There are many good restaurants locally and within a few miles so eating out is not expensive. All in all a great experience.

Dave and Jenny, from North Devon U.K.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Owner's Response: Hi Dave and Jenny, Sue and I really appreciate you taking the time to review our apartment. And are pleased that you have enjoyed your last two visits. We always enjoy our time spent at the apartment, as not only are the locals friendly but it's unspoilt and ideal location to explore the area.
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Home from home, lovely, comfy feel

  • 5 of 5

Second visit to this apartment, and brilliant again. The 2 bed apartment is a great size, with a balcony, upstairs terrace and a shared pool. We felt really at home here, and was a good base for visiting the area. The beach is great, shallow water in the lagoon, so is safer for children. We had plenty of trips to the golf resort for the good restaurants, La Manga strip and Cartagena to see the castle and naval museum around the port. We have a fantastic holiday here every time.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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Brilliant. Clean,comfortable,everything you need.

  • 5 of 5

The holiday property was a home from home . There was everything you needed for a relaxing break. The location of the property was ideal for the beach and some great places to eat. Would definitely recommend it especially for families.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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September sunshine

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful, well furnished comfortable apartment, just as described. We loved the private sun terrace, and it's beautiful views. The balcony provides a shaded area, providing a choice between shade or sun. Neither are overlooked.The pool and surrounding area were clean and well maintained.

There is a lovely promenade to walk along the sea front within easy walking distance of the apartment. The beach at Mar de Cristal was beautiful, the sea is shallow, so well suited to families.

We had a very relaxing holiday in the warm September sunshine. We would highly recommend this apartment,and hope to make a return visit.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2009
  • Stayed: Sep 2009
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Rob and Sam

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this apartment in May 2009 after staying in the area the past 2 years running. We have 2 children aged 9 and 5 and can hoesly say this is a more than comfotable apartment with everything you could ask for. The kids are never out of the pool and we loved the unspoilt feel of the area which is very Spanish. We made full use of the SunTerrace enjoying Al Fresco meals and graet views.

The only thing I would add is that a car although not neccessary is beneficial to explore the local area and restaraunts.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2009
  • Stayed: May 2009
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
San Javier Murcia,
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
Car: not necessary

Mar de Cristal has always been known for its crystal clear waters and is perfectly situated to take advantage of the towns of El Algar and Los Belones and the harbour town of Cartagena.

Mar de Cristal has excellent safe beaches, a tiled promenade and a marina. The Mar Menor is indeed crystal clear and is a mecca for all kinds of watersports, sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, scuba or just swimming.

The development is just a short distance from the popular La Manga area where you can enjoy the top class La Manga Golf Club Resort with its lively international atmosphere and many amenities such as casinos, shops, restaurants and of course the three championship golf courses.The World famous La Manga Club being just a 5 minute drive, the 3 courses of Villamartin, Campoamor and Las Ramblas 30 mintues North.

There are several protected areas within a short drive, Calblanque and Salinas bird sanctuary being 5 mintues away.

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Rates & Availability

Mar de Cristal Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
1 night minimum stay
$524
 
 
winter
Oct 1 2016 - Dec 20 2016
1 night minimum stay
$398
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $133

£100 non refundable deposit to secure booking, balance of holiday to be paid 6 weeks prior to arrival.
Plus £100 refundable damages deposit which will be refunded within 14 days of departure, following satisfactory property inspection.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Cartagena - Mar Menor Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom including Vanity sink unit, bath, shower, Toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Main Bedroom includes Double bed, fully fitted wardrobes, 28' Wall mounted TV, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan, Safe, Alarm clock, Hair dryer. Second Bedroom includes 2 single beds, fitted wardrobes, Air conditioning, Ceiling fan.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Gated Community
  • Large Cooler
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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