Villa Ubica is a spacious villa with stunning, well-maintained gardens, a very large, attractively shaped pool and sweeping views down to the coast from the first floor. This 5 bedroom villa is located in the beautiful village of Maro, near Nerja, and is surrounded by a natural park. It is a short drive to the nearby restaurants, shops and the beaches of both Maro and Nerja. Air conditioning/heating in the bedrooms and lounge plus WiFi are included.
Swimming pool, pool terrace and sunbathing area
Stairs lead down to the expansive outside space and mature gardens surrounding the large, freeform pool with an island in the centre and plenty of room around it for relaxation. This area is ideal for enjoying warm summers days, while the stylish BBQ area is perfect for evenings spent relaxing with friends and family. On the far side of the pool is a superb covered dining area for eating alfresco. What's not to love?
Please note the exterior jacuzzi will be locked.
Once inside the high gates there is parking for 2 small hire cars, with more parking outside the villa grounds. An attractive patio with a curved staircase takes you to a covered porch and the entrance of the villa. The front door opens in a grand hallway.
The traditionally styled lounge and dining area is open plan with a few steps and ornamental pillars separating the two. The lounge is comfortably furnished with seating, a feature fireplace and a TV. Patio doors allow plenty of light to flood the room and open onto the covered terrace. The dining room has a table with chairs for entertaining your party.
The fully equipped kitchen can be accessed both from the hall and dining room. It has plenty of storage space and a breakfast bar in the centre where you can enjoy a morning coffee.
Bedrooms and bathrooms
On the ground floor, there are 3 bedrooms with extra storage closets in the hallway for maximum use of space. These consist of 2 twin bedrooms overlooking the terrace and pool below, and 1 double bedroom with an en suite bathroom. There is also a separate shower room on this floor. A curved staircase leads to the first floor where there is 1 spacious double bedroom with an en suite bathroom, which has a corner bath, double sinks and a separate shower. Completing the bedrooms is 1 twin bedroom with an en suite shower room. Both of these upstairs bedrooms have their own balcony with wonderful views of the pool and down to the Mediterranean Sea.
This villa is registered and licenced by the Junta de Andalucia to comply with local legislation on holiday rentals. This number is: CR/MA/00763.
Villa Ubica lies within large private grounds at the end of an exclusive residential street. It's in a superb position in the village of Maro with all that the traditional resort of Nerja has to offer just over 2 miles away. Maro is a delightful village surrounded by a beautiful natural park, the famous Nerja Caves and a small selection of restaurants and local shops. Our villa Cuesta Cielo is on the same lane.
Local markets and shopping
For your daily shopping needs there is a supermarket a few minutes' drive away. Just a 15 minute drive away is a shopping centre at Velez Malaga. During the summer there are night street markets in Nerja selling hand crafted goods, as well as little shops lining the cobbled streets selling unique clothes and leather goods.
Bars and restaurants
There are a few restaurants within walking distance, and a short drive from the villa will take you to the popular, thriving resort of Nerja. You can enjoy the spectacular coastal views from the main square called the Balcon de Europa. A short stroll will take you to several varied tapas bars and restaurants. At night the town comes alive with street entertainers for a great atmosphere plus bars and nightlife in the centre.
The nearest beach is Maro, which is just a few minutes' drive from Villa Ubica. Both Burriana and Torrecilla beaches in Nerja can be reached in less than a 10 minute drive too. The famous Burriana Beach offers everything you could want from water sports to traditional fish restaurants. Alternatively, there are many more secluded beaches and coves along the coastal road between Torrox Costa and Nerja to be explored.
In the region of Andalucia, there are many activities for all the family including a zoo, an amusement park and sea life centre along the coastline. There are 2 waterparks in neighbouring resorts, Aquavelis and the saltwater Aquatropic, both with plentiful attractions for all ages.
Places of interest
This villa is ideally located for doing as much or as little as you like. The Nerja Caves are very popular and just a short drive away. Why not explore Andalucia with a trip to the Alhambra Palace in Granada or explore the beautiful white villages nearby such as prize-winning Frigiliana? In Frigiliana locals have keep many traditions and fiestas alive, whilst the history of the Moors and Christians is documented on the local church walls. Malaga city has a lot to offer, with visits to the museums, a port and a castle making it a great day out.
Golf courses are plentiful in Andalucia. A short drive away is Baviera Golf course with driving range.
Between the resorts of Nerja and Frigiliana there are many walks to enjoy and local guides can be obtained. Walking along the river Chillar is great fun in summer with a cooling splash in the water and plenty of wildlife to see.
Every villa comes with its own manual, complete with details of the best restaurants, taxis, local amenities and activities. And of course, our reps are on hand to make sure you love your holiday more. If you need any advice or tips on the local area, they will be more than happy to help.
SAILING, DIVING OR WINDSURFING Adventura Nerja is one of the leading outdoor activity centres in Andalucia and can be found at the easterly end of Playa Burriana. The centre offers a wide range of activities including sailing, diving and wind surfing. There is a variety of full day and half day cruises along the Costa del Sol, as well as an array of PADI dive programs for all levels of divers. The Andalucian coastline provides the ideal conditions for windsurfing and the centre offers unrivalled facilities to cater for windsurfers of all levels. ADVENTURA - THE OUTDOOR ACTIVITY CENTRE Edif. Sitio 2 - Paseo de Burriana, 2 Tlf: 952520471 Web: www.adventuranerja.com
Aquavelis is the nearest water park to Nerja, located just a 15 minutes drive by car, in Torre del Mar. This park offers all the great rides typical of all water parks, ranging from the intrepid Kamikaze feature, foam ride, river rapids and the twister to the Mini park for the smaller members of the family.Complete with parking, changing rooms and restaurants to choose from, this is a great choice for a day out for all the family. Aquavelis is located in Urb. El Tomillar, Torre del Mar.
TENNIS CLUB LA RAQUETA Ctra. N-340 Km 293 junto Urb. Capistrano / In Front of Hotel Nerja Club Tlf: 952520948
This is an 18 hole course located 11 miles from Nerja and provides an interesting challenge to all golfers. The first nine holes do not present too many difficulties, although the greens have several water features and drops, but the second nine are more complicated and interesting. Address: Baviera Golf, Urb. Baviera golf, 29571, Caleta de Velez. Tel/Fax: 952555015 For Golf Bookings, email: email@example.com Website: www.bavieragolf.com Type of Course: Public Number of holes: 18 Season: Year Round Pro-Shop: Opens at 08.00 Year Built: 2000 Designer(s): Jose Maria Cañizares Type of Greens: Bermuda 419 Water Hazards: Yes
Becoming a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1984, the Alhambra Palace in Granada has become one of the most popular monuments in Spain, attracting well over a million visitors every year. It was originally constructed as a small fortress in AD 889 on the remains of Roman fortification.
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We have had an amazing holiday, cannot say enough about the villa - it exceeded our expectations and was a fantastic place to stay. we hope to be back again soon.
Thanks to our Rep, Nora, for her excellent communication and keeping in touch when we thought we may have a couple of very minor issues. She was very helpful and this made all the difference knowing we had someone so friendly on hand, if needed. Also the directions we received in our paperwork was superb! Already looking to book with Villa Plus again. You have set the bar very high indeed!
The villa was lovely, perfect for our holiday. The grounds are lovely and ideal for large families.
Excellent villa, absolutely stunning! Can't wait to book again next year!
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