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Villa in Almunecar

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  • 7 bedrooms
  • sleeps 15
  • 6 bathrooms
  • 480 m² living area
  • 250 m² terrace
  • Private pool
  • Heated pool
  • Outside jacuzzi
  • Wi-Fi

Villa in Almunecar (Los Pinos - Almunecar)

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  • 3 bedrooms
  • sleeps 8
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 240 m² living area
  • 350 m² terrace
  • Private pool
  • Heated pool
  • Outside jacuzzi
  • Wi-Fi

Villa in La Herradura (Punta de la Mona)

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  • 5 bedrooms
  • sleeps 12
  • 4 bathrooms
  • 400 m² living area
  • 250 m² terrace
  • Private pool
  • Heated pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Balcony
Costa Tropical

Although not nearly so well known as the neighbouring Costa del Sol to the west. The Costa tropical of Granada province is particularly picturesque beachside, more relaxed, with a perfect sub-tropical climate.

Many tourists are starting to head east towards Costa Tropical, where they can enjoy a taste of traditional Spain with it small charming fishing villages and white mountain villages.

The mountains run right down to the sea and the coastline is typically a series of coves and promontories.  Inland from the Costa Tropical you find yourself in Las Alpujarras, one of the most
naturally striking and beautiful regions in Spain, and the Sierra Nevada mountain range. Enjoy sun and ski on the Costa Tropical.

History
The region dates back to Phoenician settlers, and there is a strong heritage in the resort of Almuñecar, of both Phoenician and Roman
occupation.

However, the whole area boasts a wealth of interesting cultural attractions, including Moorish castle, Roman Aqueducts, Phoenician
Necropolises, and much more.

Towns and Villages of the Costa Tropical
Almuñecar, together with its neighbour La Herradura form the tourist capital of the Costa Tropical. The town sits upon a hill at the mouth of two rivers, meandering down to the coast, in
the province of Granada in Andalusia. From here you can almost reach out and touch Africa and its special climate. The town is backed by rugged hills, valleys and agricultural land of olive groves, almond and carob trees.

The charming Mediterranean fishing town of Castell de Ferro is situated in the coastal region known as the Costa Tropical, in the province of Granada.The scenery in this area is stunning, with steep cliffs and a dramatic coastline. The area of Castell de Ferro is much less busy than some of its counterpart seaside resorts, and suits those looking for a coastal resort with a difference.

The picture postcard village of Salobrena is situated on the Costa Tropical in the province of Granada; it’s known as the ‘jewel of the Costa Tropical’, the village is ideally located, on the beach, in a wonderful sunny climate, yet just 45 minutes from the historical city of Granada, and the skiing resort of the Sierra Nevada. You can
literally mix a ski and beach holiday.

The busy seaside town of Motril is located on the Costa Tropical, in the province of Granada, in Andalusia. It’s the largest town on the Costa Tropical with a thriving economy, based on
agriculture, fishing and its leisure port.

The stunning bay of La Herradura, together with its neighbouring town of Almuñcar, forms the tourist capital of Costa Tropical.

Climate
The Costa Tropical takes its name from the sub-tropical climate that it enjoys. With warm winters and long hot summers, the average temperature is around 20C.

 

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Nice beaches and we liked the old town with all different shops.


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Fantastisk dejlig by med en historie - gamle små gader med forretninger og spisesteder.


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Smuk kyststrækning. Strandene har dog alle mange sten.
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Very Spanish and cheaper than other resorts. Free tapas is fantastic.


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very natural and undeveloped. mountains come down to the coast. Feels very safe with lots of police.
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La Herradura is a nice and calm village. You will find good restaurants with tasty food. I would recommend to go to La Cochera (Paseo Andrés Segovia, 45, 18690 La Herradura) in the night.


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A lot of nice calm beaches. A good mixture of culture (Malaga/Granada) nature (Alpujarras/Nerja stalactite cave) and beach.
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Leuke authentieke plaats en nog niet zo toeristisch zoals bijvoorbeeld Nerja, maar wel hele leuke en goede voorzieningen. ook gezellig om even te winkelen. Ook het Fort is een bezoek waard. Nieuwe strandtentjes (Chiringuitos) waar je lekker vis kunt eten op het strand.


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Heel veelzijdig en mooie strandjes. Daarnaast ook veel wandelmogelijkheden en leuke echte Spaanse stadjes om te bezichtigen
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