Casa Tortuga is located just outside the village of Arenas. This modern villa has a dream view of La Maroma and the Sierras Tejeda y Almijara Natural Park. It has everything you can expect if you are looking for a house in nature, away from all the tourist centers, in a beautiful nature reserve where you can walk to your heart's content and mountain biking. You can also make beautiful car trips along the white villages.
The villa has 2 bedrooms (1 with double bed and one with 2 twin beds) 2 bathrooms and a separate toilet. There is a bright spacious open plan living room / kitchen. The kitchen is fully equipped and there is also a fireplace.
The living room and a bedroom have an air conditioning.
Hot water is supplied via a solar water heater system.
There is a private entrance and a large garden with 2 terraces.
The villa is ideal for guests looking for a quiet, relaxing holiday, just a 15-minute drive from the tourist center such as Torre Del Mar and the beach.
The villa is located about 2 km from the main road and can be reached with any car via an easily accessible access road.
There is a hostess who can guide you the last km to the villa and show you around in the villa.
Public transportation is at the main road. Our advice is to take a rental car from Malaga airport, which is an hour's drive from the villa.
The villa is situated in the province of Malaga, Andalucia, Spain.
THE ANDALUCIAN REGION
You can expect sunshine almost every day between April and October. Temperatures reach 35 degrees and above during the months of July and August. The rainy season is generally between November and February with temperatures dropping considerably.
The Malaga province is very popular with tourists from all over the world due to its warm temperatures, good prices, friendly people and relaxed vibe.
East of Malaga and Benalmadena and Fuengirola you will find the spanish tourist resort or Torre Del Mar, the traditionally Spanish town of Velez Malaga and the whitewashed village of Arenas.
This side of Malaga is peaceful and relaxed, do not expect to find hundreds of tourists and bars.
This traditionally spanish village is nestled in the countryside with views of the Maroma mountains. It is quaint and quiet with a chilled vibe. There are 7-8 bar / restaurants, 3 or which serve a variety of different food, homemade pizzas etc. There are 2 supermarkets and a disco also. Each summer during the first week of August there is a 3 day festival with Flamenco dancing, a foam party, live music and entertainment for the children.
Located only 10km from Velez Malaga and 12km (15mins) from Torre Del Mar, Arenas is the perfect holiday spot for anybody looking for a chilled relaxing holiday with the option of nightlife and hustle and bustle.
TORRE DEL MAR
Torre del Mar is found by traveling East from Malaga, from the British hot spots such as Benalmadena, Marbella, Torremolinos etc. It is a spanish coastal resort with a beautiful promenade and a large stretch of beach. There are a large selection of 'chiringuitos' (beach bars) dotted along the beach.
In summer months there is a large water park that opens until 7pm and there is a huge shopping center with many well known shops such as berskha, dunnes stores and burger king.
It is located 30 mins from Malaga airport and 12-15mins away from the villa in Arenas.
Located 5 minutes from Torre Del Mar and the city of Velez Malaga gives an insight into traditional Spain. It is where the Spanish comes on holiday. Peaceful and tranquil, do not expect to see british tourists everywhere. The area has a relaxed ambience and even though the facilities are here at affordable price.
Torre del Mar and Velez Malaga have a selection of restaurants available including French, Italian, Thai and Indian as well as a large range of Pizza places and traditional Spanish eateries.
OTHER PLACES OF INTEREST:
5 mins drive from Torre Del Mar is the Port of Caleta and Baviera Golf Club. There are 2 further golf courses within 15minutes from Torre Del Mar.
The popular town of Nerja and Frigliana are both 30 minutes away by car. There are many amenities in both of these towns with the 'Cuevas de Nerja' (Nerja Caves) being one of the most popular attractions.
The stunning Lake ViÃ±uela can be found 20 minutes away.Get the full listing »