A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun - Mar Menor, Spain

2017 / Episode 12 on 1 August 2017

Episode 12

Sun-worshippers Carol and Junior Smith from Middlesex have cashed in their savings and can’t wait to buy a holiday home where they can spend more quality time as a family. With a budget of £70,000, Jonnie Irwin shows them five fantastic properties on Spain’s popular Mar Menor. But will they go for a bungalow with a glorious roof top terrace or a spacious townhouse that has them lost for words?
Property 1: Two-bedroom apartment

Property 1:

Two-bedroom apartment

Property one is a two-bedroom apartment which is situated on the first floor of the Ribera Beach development in Mar de Cristal, and only 800m from the Mar Menor beach. The apartment has air conditioning, as well with access to a spacious terrace with plenty of space for people to dine (http://www.thespanishconnection.com).

Property 2: Two-bedroom apartment on La Torre golf resort

Property 2:

Two-bedroom apartment on La Torre golf resort

Property two is a well presented second-floor apartment on La Torre Golf Resort and has a variety of leisure facilities including restaurants, bars, supermarket, communal swimming pools and tennis courts. The property also has a terrace area overlooking the gardens (www.murciaservices.com).

Property 3: Two-bedroom villa

Property 3:

Two-bedroom villa

Property 3 is a furnished two-bedroom with a large living room, front porch and back garden and patio. The property is close to local amenities making it ideal for a holiday home and is in perfect condition ready for occupants straight away. For more information, click here (www.inmoalcazares.es).

Property 4: Two-bedroom apartment

Property 4:

Two-bedroom apartment

Property four is a beautiful  apartment in San Javier, just a walk from one of the best beaches of Costa Calida for its white sand and its waters with excellent temperature, very close to all kinds of services, restaurants and bars, shopping centers as Dos Mares and only 10 minutes from the airport of San Javier (www.europrestige.es).

Property 5: Two-bedroom townhouse

Property 5:

Two-bedroom townhouse

Property five is a beautifully presented two-bedroom townhouse with its own private roof top solarium located on the outskirts of San Pedro. There is also a communal swimming pool, and all amenities can be found in the town which is about a ten-minute walk away (http://www.britanniaspanishproperties.com).

Luxury property: Four-bedroom detached villa

Luxury property:

Four-bedroom detached villa

Today's luxury property is a four bedroom luxury villa which is based in the exclusive area of La Manga Club, which is discreetly hidden within the hillside and offers total seclusion and privacy. It also has its own heated swimming pool and sauna too, as well as private gates (www.elysiumproperties.com).

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