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Sehr hübsches Bergdorf mit Dorfplatz und diversen Einkaufsmöglichkeiten und Restaurants.

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Villa in Cómpeta

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  • 3 bedrooms
  • sleeps 6
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 toilets
  • 155 m² living area
  • 3500 m² garden
  • Private pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
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Villa in Cómpeta

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  • 2 bedrooms
  • sleeps 4
  • 1 bathroom
  • 1 toilet
  • 110 m² living area
  • 250 m² terrace
  • 500 m² garden
  • Private pool
  • Wi-Fi
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£ 345 - 863/week £ 68 - 124/night Show details

Villa in Cómpeta

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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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Reviews for Cómpeta

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Sehr hübsches Bergdorf mit Dorfplatz und diversen Einkaufsmöglichkeiten und Restaurants.


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Sehr schöne Gegend mit vielen Ausflugsmöglichkeiten
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The village is very nice and plenty of shops, bars and restaurants to suit all tastes.


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Didn’t spend any time on the coast.
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We also went to Granada and Malaga


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Lovely white washed village with good restaurants and facilities


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We used the beaches in Nerja
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Cómpeta is a picturesque town really taken care of by the community. You can easily get lost in all the little stairs and alleys, but you will enjoy it even more. All kinds of shops, bars, restaurants and supermarkets are available and prices are really ok compared to the rest of Europe.


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Nerja is a really nice town to visit and has some beautiful little beaches. Skip Torre Del Mar, was nice 30 years ago maybe, but now dirty and gone. If you like bigger beaches, maybe go to the Malaga beach.
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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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