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La Rijana

looking down to La Rijana pool and its setting
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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Almunecar, Province of Granada, Andalucia

• 2 storey house in small gated community of 14 family houses
• Suitable for quiet couples and families
• 5 minutes from the beaches and town
• 50 minutes from Granada and 90 minutes to the ski slopes at Sierra Nevada.
• 80 minutes from Malaga airport

An all-year-round location, suitable for sea and ski, La Rijana sits on top of a headland and looks out over the pool and sea. From the windows and terrace, you can watch sunrise and sunset, follow the fishing boats and may even be lucky enough to spot dolphins just off the coast. On a clear day, you can have views across to Africa.

La Rijana is entered through a remote controlled gate and positioned just below an ancient Moorish tower, in a peaceful, residential, exclusive area of Al...
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Listing #HL308251
About the Owner
sheila p
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:January 2013
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

The house is in a great location, out of the bustle of the town but only a short walk to some wonderful restaurants. There are lots of water activities on your doorstep and only an hour from amazing Granada.

Thank Roam517981
sheila p, VR Owner at La Rijana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thanks for your great review. For once we've had the opportunity of behaving like holidaymakers too, as all the family are out. We've spend 3 glorious relaxing days at different beaches and feasted at the beach restaurants!

Reviewed 2 May 2017

We had a lovely time in Sheila's house, it is in a very small quiet complex with a surprisingly large pool with an amazing view, we spent several very happy afternoons there soaking up the sun. The pool is not heated but even I managed...More

Thank DublinRafferty
sheila p, VR Owner at La Rijana, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Wonderful that you all enjoyed your holiday! I too love to join with all the locals watching the Easter parades. I'm glad that you enjoyed yourselves checking out the bars and restaurants - we enjoy having a beer in the chiringuitos on the beach, but...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

My husband and I have returned here as we had the best stay last time we came a year ago. The house is spacious, clean and had everything there we needed. We went to the pool each day and also the beach which is very...More

Thank rose386
sheila p, VR Owner at La Rijana, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

Thank you for your kind comments and well done for spotting the dolphins this time - I obviously need to be a bit more watchful when I'm taking breakfast on the terrace! We look forward to your next booking with us.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Quiet and responsible couples and families only. Age, gender and address of all guests need to be supplied as do passport details for all guests over the age of 16. The house...
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    1 Queen
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Damage Deposit: AU$361 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Minimum stay can be less than 5 days but minimum price let is £345 Please note that low winter rates do not include excessive use of electricity.Late offers, long lets and other concessions may be available.Pets may be considered.As many owners choose to come to La Rijana in the peak season, I prefer to keep the maximum number of guests in each party to 4 or maximum 5. All guests must respect the residents. Acceptance of rental requires guests to abide by community rules.
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About the neighbourhood
Things to do and see
The town
Almunecar has a history which dates back to pre-historic times.

Things to do and see in the town:
• Roman aqueduct and fish-salting factory
• botanical gardens with nearly 200 varieties of tropical trees from all over the world, (International Jazz Festival in July is also held here)
• bird park
• castle
• museum
• aquarium
• bonsai gardens
• water park
• daily food market, Friday outdoor market and Sunday flea market
• lively shopping centre in the old town
• many bars and restaurants – particularly lovely areas to be found in the summer evenings in the old town area or at the many beach restaurants.

Under an hour:
• All the beaches of the Costa Tropical (see section 'Coast' below) including a marina and the marine nature reserve
• Salobrena cas...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Malaga, Granada: 90.0 km
Railway: Malaga, Granada: 80.0 km
Very easy motorway drive from Malaga airport.
Directions will be sent before departure.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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