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  • 3 bedrooms
  • sleeps 6
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 toilets
  • 155 m² living area
  • 3500 m² garden
  • Private pool
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  • 2 bedrooms
  • sleeps 4
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 toilet
  • 110 m² living area
  • 250 m² terrace
  • 500 m² garden
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  • 5 bedrooms
  • sleeps 10
  • 5 bathrooms
  • 6 toilets
  • 260 m² living area
  • 280 m² terrace
  • 12775 m² garden
  • Private pool
  • Heated pool
Competa

Competa is situated in the Axarquia region, a beautiful whitewashed Andalusian village amidst the majestic mountainscape of the Sierra Almijara.

The village has Moorish roots, evident in the style of the village, with its winding, narrow streets and peaceful squares.

Competa is located 20 kilometres north of the coastline of Algarrobo Costa, a car journey of half an hour and 53 kilometres form the centre of Malaga, about an hour’s drive away. With the coast close by, there is plenty of opportunity to experience the more contemporary side of Andalusia.

Natural surroundings
If you are looking for natural beauty then Competa and the Axarquia region are perfect for you.

The village is surrounded by olive groves and almond trees, which blossom in the spring. Competa is situated beside a 4,000 hectare wildlife reserve, which incorporates the Sierra Almijara, rising majestically to 2,000 metres above sea level.

The landscape leading down to the coast is filled with vineyards, olive and lemon groves, tropical fruits such as kiwi and mango, and views so sublime you will never want to leave. The area is particularly popular with wildlife enthusiasts and bird watchers, who come to marvel at the eagles that roam the skies.

Beaches
The beaches along the coastline 20 kilometres to the south are some of the most beautiful that the province of Malaga has to offer.

Cuisine & Dining
Typical cuisine of the area consists of rice, seafood and meats, combined with delicious fresh, local vegetables. Competa has a number of cafés, restaurants and tapas bars to choose from, whether you fancy a formal or informal meal. In some of the more traditional taps bars you can order a caña (small beer) or glass of Rioja and enjoy a free tapas.

Climate
Competa enjoys a sub-tropical Mediterranean climate of hot summers and warm winters with an average of 300 days of sun a year. The proximity to the sea affords cooling breezes in the summertime; the height of the mountains in the region are often snow-topped in the winter, a beautiful sight to behold in the far south of Europe.

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Small but some nice cafes and tapas. Few supermarkets to get perishables but may need to venture further for some shopping.


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Nice and gentle people. It's got everything you need, bars, restaurants, grozery's.


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The coasts are most paved with rough sand and stones. Not realy comfortable.
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Nice, but small - but several places for coffee and eating


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Really depends on which beach you choose - major dofferences from large beaches with tons of tourists and water sports to small and more local (still with lots of people though)
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Super sympathisch


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Es gibt herrliche Naturstrände für Leute gut zu Fuß, aber auch Touri-Strände. Alles da, von einsam bis Barbetrieb.
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Jolie village blanc


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Belle découverte de l'andalousie
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Really nice..


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good
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Charmant, levendig dorpje met verschillende supermarktjes, restaurantjes, bars,... Jammer genoeg nogal afgelegen om vanuit Competa daguitstappen te maken (40 min rijden tot aan de autostrade, grote supermarkt, zee).


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Toffe strandjes zonder het massatoerisme dat je wel hebt rondom Malaga. Vermijd Torre del Mar, zoek eerder de rustige stranden op ten oosten van Torre del Mar.
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Magnifique village, faire le marché , voir ruelles , église.... Algarrobo ville bord de mer, attention aux heures d’ouverures... 17h Pour faire les courses, Lidl ou Mercado (mieux). A visiter , à Nerja grottes. A ne pas manquer, Séville, Cordoue, malaga, Grenade (réserver sur internet avant de partir la visite des palais Nasrides)


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Difficulté pour se garer et accéder aux plages de sables gris ou galets, pas de possibilité de plongée ou par des accès très périlleux.
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