Villa Barco Sea View exudes style through its chic and contemporary furnishings and sea front setting. This spacious 5 bedroom villa has its own large private infinity swimming pool with unforgettable sea views. The popular resort of Torrox Costa is simply 20-minutes' walk away with a beachfront promenade, restaurants, bars and shops. The popular town of Nerja is just a little further, but still within 10 minutes' drive. Air conditioning/heating in the bedrooms and lounge, pool heating and WiFi are included.
Swimming pool, pool terrace and sunbathing area
The inviting infinity saltwater pool is surrounded by sun loungers, perfect for topping up on your tan. A set of 8 steps leads up to an outdoor dining and chill-out area with comfortable seating - the perfect idyll from which to enjoy the stunning sea views. Steps down from the pool terrace lead to an artificial grass lawn with seating, the perfect place to enjoy an aperitif and the sea views before lighting up the adjacent BBQ and dining alfresco.
From the covered dinning area another flight of stairs leads to the roof terrace with sun loungers and a Bali Bed overlooking the pool terrace and the beach beyond - what better place to relax with a glass of wine and watch the sun set.
Villa Barco Sea View has off-road, underground parking for 1 car which is shared with our neighbouring villas Amura, Ancla and Claraboya. There is additional on-road parking available. The villa is accessed via a gated pedestrian entrance which leads to 16 steps up to the covered dining area, to the right of which, is the front door to the first floor.
Living space and kitchen
This spacious open plan lounge, dining area and kitchen has 3 large windows framing the sea view and 1 of those patio doors opens onto the shaded dining terrace, with steps down to the pool. The marble floor and canvas art give the villa an exclusive feel, and you can relax on the comfortable sofa and enjoys those magnificent views. The adjacent kitchen is fully equipped with everything you'll need for a comfortable stay.
Steps down leads to the ground floor lead to another spacious kitchen, lounge and dining area, perfect for large groups wanting separate space. Steps lead up from the ground floor to the pool terrace.
Bedrooms and bathrooms
On the first floor there are 2 double and 2 twin bedrooms all of which have access to 2 tiled contemporary shower rooms. On the ground floor there is 1 double bedroom and a separate shower room. All of the bedrooms are brightly decorated and have built in wardrobes.
This villa is registered and licenced by the Junta de Andalucia to comply with local legislation on holiday rentals. This number is: A/MA/01518.
Villa Barco Sea View is a semi-detached property just 5 minutes' walk from the sandy Blue Flag Penoncillo Beach, which has calm shallow waters and a great selection of restaurants alongside. The town of Torrox Costa is just 20 minutes' walk away and has a lively promenade packed with bars and restaurants. There are a few lively pubs and nightclubs for a younger crowd too. The traditional seaside town of Nerja is 10 minutes' drive away with beaches and plenty of places to eat, drink and shop. Our Villas Claraboya Sea View, Amura Sea View, and Ancla Sea View are all next door.
Local markets and shopping
The nearest supermarket is just 10 minutes' drive away, perfect for topping up on holiday supplies. Each of the nearby resorts has its own market day when the towns become alive with all sorts of goods on offer. In the summer there are night time street markets in Nerja selling unique hand-crafted souvenirs. Plus, the narrow, cobbled streets have shops selling a selection of artisan and modern goods - perfect for indulging in some retail therapy!
Bars and restaurants
Stroll down to Penoncillo Beach and browse the restaurants perched along the sea front. Food specialities that you'll find in Torrox Costa are fresh sardines, and sweet churros. There are a few lively pubs and discos for a younger crowd in Torrox Costa, or, dance the evening away at the Plaza Tutti Frutti and Calle Antonio areas in Nerja where there is plenty of nightlife.
Visible from the villa, sandy Penoncillo Beach has calm waters with sunbeds and parasols for hire. There are many more secluded beaches and coves along the coastal road between Torrox Costa and Nerja, backed by beach bars providing you with refreshments all day long. The famous Burriana Beach is 15 minutes' drive away and offers everything from water sports to traditional fish restaurants.
Educare Aventura offers kayaking and paddle boarding activities in Nerja, and Aquavelis waterpark which is only a 20-minute drive away for those looking for excitement. Closer to Villa Amura there are small trains that run around the towns of Torrox Costa, Nerja, Frigiliana and up to the nearby caves - a great way to entertain all the family!
Places of interest
The Nerja Caves are very popular series of caverns with an interesting geologic record and just a short drive away. Further afield, the Alhambra Palace in Granada is a must see whilst in Andalucía and one of Spain's most significant historical sites. On your way, you can pass through the typical white villages of the "Alpujarras". Malaga city is around 45 minutes away and has a lot to offer for a great day out, including museums, the cathedral and a port.
Golf courses are plentiful in Andalucia and the Baviera Golf Course is located in Caleta de Velez, about half way between Nerja and Malaga city.
Between the resorts of Nerja and Frigiliana there are many walks to enjoy and local guides can be arranged. Walking along the River Chillar in summer is great fun and why not take a dip in the water and observe the native fauna. Why not wind your way through the cobbled streets of the pretty whitewashed village of Frigiliana which is full of hanging baskets and authentic restaurants?
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.
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The best way to explore the Nerja region is undoubtedly on horse-back. The Adventura Nerja centre offers a choice of rides ranging from novice to experienced that can be tailored to meet exact requirements dependant on whether you want a ride in the mountains, through the countryside or along the beach.
The Buceo Costa Nerja offers guided snorkelling trips. Their PADI Discover Snorkelling program is an experience, not a course. It's a supervised snorkelling tour for fun. There is no certification requirement and no minimum age, so the experience is open to the whole family. The only requirement is that participants must be able to swim.
This 18-hole course is 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. If you fancy venturing a little further there are over 50 courses west of Malaga to choose from, so don't forget your clubs...
The wonderful Caves of Nerja in Maro Village are one of the most popular tourist attractions in the area. They are set in the slopes of the Sierra Almijara Mountains, and stretch for over 3 miles. Paintings over 20,000 years old, as well as stalactites can be found, whilst classical concerts are held here in the summer.
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.
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