The exclusive Villa La Caracola , summer hoilday rental, with its private heated swimming pool and jacuzzi, large tropical garden is near Puerto Banus, San Pedro and the Beach in the secluded, smart residential Cortijo Blanco area. This self catering romantic Villa is only a three-minute walk from the beach (150 meters), hotels, bars, restaurants, and a supermarket. Puerto Banus with its restaurants and night life and the pleasant, white washed, Andalusian town of San Pedro are within walking distance. Several golf courses lie minutes away by car. The large, comfortable Living room has two seating areas as well as a fireplace, and connects to the dining room. These rooms, and the master bedroom have double doors to the arched terrace overlooking the pool and garden.
There is also a fully equipped annex to the main Villa which has a one bedroom, living room/dinning room and kitchen which would accommodate 3 guests.
Points of Interest: : There are numerous places of historical interest nearby. The moorish city of Granada with Its Alhambra Palace and gardens, one of the most brilliant jewels of universal architecture is approximately 1.5 hours drive. The old City of Ronda is within 45 minutes drive. Gibraltar is within one hour drive. The Costa del Sol is at the forefront of Europe for sailing with its excellent marinas and invaluable berthing capacities, these include Puerto Banus, Marbella, Estepona, Duguesa, etc. There are a number of tennis clubs as well as many excellent health and gym centers in the Marbella area. Europe's sunniest ski resort, the Sol y Nieve in the Sierra Nevada, host of the 1996 'world Ski Championships' can be reached in two hours.
Puerto Banus: : Since its inception some forty years ago, this port has steadily grown and now features a casino, commercial shopping center, a Corte Ingles department store, marine observatory and a multi cinema with films shown in their original soundtrack. Nightlife buzzes at Puerto Banus with your choice of alfresco bars, piano clubs and discos while during the day this is a window shopper´s dream with several of the world renowned fashions houses featured here, in addition to small, interesting shops and boutiques. If you really want to have a bird´s eye view of the port´s magnificent position, then regular boat trips are the ideal solution and available on a regular basis from the central promenade. This is the place to be pampered yacht side and ogle those fabulous luxury yachts while sipping a drink at one of the many open air restaurants and bars. The setting is close to ideal, with its impressive mountain backdrop and ocean views.
Marbella: : What formerly was just a small Andalusian fishing-village turned into one of the most exciting holiday resorts along the Mediterranean coast, one of the favourite places of the rich and beautiful and all those who should not mind to be. This centre of the Jet-Set and Show Business offers beautiful boulevards, parks and gardens, as well as those romantic narrow lanes in the best Moorish or Andalusian tradition that make Marbella's unmistakable personality. With its great beaches, great climate, and a unique offer in sports, gastronomy and entertainment ... a visit of Marbella is a guarantee for unforgettable exclusive holidays.