120 m² living area
45 m² terrace area
The property is perfect for families with small children, but also very popular with couples, golfing groups etc.
The development has a very good restaurant and bar, a fitness room, jacuzzi, steam room and sauna. There is wifi available in the communal area. The communal pool and toddlers' pool are surrounded by tropical gardens with many sun loungers and trees for shade.
The property's private garden is a pleasant place to sit and relax, and is only a few seconds walk from the pool.
The apartment is spacious, with two bedrooms, one double and one twin with large built-in wardrobes. There are two full bathrooms, one en suite, a large living/ dining room and fully equipped kitchen. The garden is sunny nearly all day with a palm tree which offers shade when needed. The complex is relaxing and quiet with attractive garden areas, picturesque courtyards and fountains. There are sunbeds and umbrellas and plenty of space for sunbathing around the communal pools which are ideally placed to get the sunshine all day. There is a bar and restaurant overlooking the pool, 2 paddle tennis courts, minigolf, picnic area and a children's playground. The beach, Duquesa golf club and the picturesque marina, surrounded by palm trees,are within walking distance. There is a lovely promenade and many restaurants cafes and shops around the port.
With the marina and extensive beaches, there are excellent opportunities for water sports in the Duquesa area, such as swimming, surfing, sailing, paragliding. The complex is surrounded by countryside and there is ample opportunity for walking and cycling across the hills. Twenty minutes walk from the apartment is the 18th century fortress of Castillo de La Duquesa, in the middle of what was once a large Roman fishing village. Situated by the sea, there are some quaint bars and popular seafood restaurants and also a small supermarket. There is also a children's play area.
A few minutes along a pleasant tree-lined beachfront promenade, you will come to the beautiful port of Duquesa with it's many attractions. The vast choice of eating and drinking options here include French, Italian, Chinese, English and of course Spanish.
The other side of the port is Duquesa's neighbour, the fishing village of Sabinillas. This is a few minutes walk along another very pretty promenade. The church is the centre of the village and the town square, surrounded by trees and flowers. There are several shops, banks and large supermarkets. Also there are beachfront cafes, restaurants and children's play area. The well maintained beaches are the highlight of Sabinillas.
Manilva is a charming white village, a few kilometers inland. Although tourists are just beginning to discover the village, it remains intrinsically Spanish. The town has a fascinating history which dates back to Roman times and there are some remarkably well- preserved Roman sulphur baths and an aqueduct. These are well worth a visit.
The village has several restaurants, near the baths. There is the well-known Roman Oasis and Restaurante Los Alamos, situated by the Manilva river. There is a stream and small lakes perfect for dipping into and some flat rocks suitable for picnics. There are also amazing views towards the mountains and some interesting footpaths.
All in all Duquesa is the kind of place to unwind and have fun.
Whatever your age or type of holiday you are looking for you will be more than pleased with what Duquesa has to offer.