A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun - Costa Almeria, Spain

2017 / Episode 14 on 4 August 2017

Episode 14

After 30 years of marriage and a life dedicated to their family, Simon and Mary Loyne feel it’s time to focus on themselves. So they’ve sold their Cheshire home and can’t wait to move lock, stock and barrel to Spain’s Costa Almeria. Danni Menzies shows them five fabulous properties for their budget of £100,000, but do they go for a townhouse with a man cave Simon really wants or an apartment close to the beach, in Mary’s perfect location?
Property 1: Two-bedroom golf course apartment

Property 1:

Two-bedroom golf course apartment

Property one is a two-bedroom apartment overlooking a golf course, which comes with a communal pool area, a private terrace and air conditioning. The apartment is also a two-minute walk to the nearby beach, with plenty of shops nearby that are only a five-minute stroll away (www.vipalmeria.com).

Property 2: Three-bedroom townhouse

Property 2:

Three-bedroom townhouse

Property three is a spacious three-bedroom townhouse that is located within a gated complex with a communal swimming pool. It benefits from two spacious outdoor areas downstairs and a full roof solarium with excellent mountain and country views, along with a large basement (www.colespain.com).

Property 3: Three-bedroom townhouse

Property 3:

Three-bedroom townhouse

Property three is a three-bedroom townhouse with its own private garden. Conveniently distributed on two floors, the ground floor contains the property's living area with access to the porch and the kitchen with a separate utility room. Local amenities such as shops and cafes are also nearby (http://paraiso.remax.es).

Property 4: Two-bedroom penthouse apartment

Property 4:

Two-bedroom penthouse apartment

Property four is a two-bedroom penthouse apartment with its own private pool on the roof terrace, along with a communal pool and gardens nearby. There is underground parking, storage room, air conditioning and heating, and also comes fully furnished. More information here (www.k7mojacar.com).

Property 5: Two-bedroom apartment

Property 5:

Two-bedroom apartment

Property five is a two-bedroom apartment in Mojacar Playa with a communal pool and air conditioning inside. The property benefits from being only a two-minute walk to the nearby beach and a few minutes stroll to the local shops. Furniture inside can also be negotiated too (www.vipalmeria.com).

Luxury Property: Four-bedroom villa

Luxury Property:

Four-bedroom villa

Today's hot property is a stunning 650 sqm four-bedroom villa which is located in the private and tranquil setting between Mojocar's seaside boulevard and the beach and golf course of Playa Macenas. Here, you can enjoy 360 degrees of stunning views of the sea and mountains, with your own swimming pool and tennis court too (www.molamolahomes.com).

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