A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - Costa de la Luz, Spain

2015 / Episode 3 on 5 January 2015

Episode 3

The pressure is on for Jonnie Irwin to find husband and wife Frankie and Gill Phipps the home they have always dreamt of owning on Spain’s glorious Costa De La Luz. Armed with a budget of up to £180,000 Jonnie scours the local property market for five properties, but will he find a house that takes their breath away?
Property 1: Three-bed finca in Vejer de la Frontera, €220,000

Property 1:

Three-bed finca in Vejer de la Frontera, €220,000

Renovated farmhouse about 15 minutes from the beach. Outside, there's a pool and a large terrace. Ocean Wind Real Estate (www.oceanwind.net).

Property 2:

Four-bed villa in Chiclana de la Frontera, €235,000

Detached four-bed villa with swimming pool and large patio area. Cadiz Casas (www.cadizcasa.com).

Property 3:

Three-bed villa in Arcos de la Frontera, €250,000

This three-bed villa has the added bonus of a one-bed annexe and separate garage. There's even a well in the garden. Best House (www.best-house.com).

Property 4:

Four-bed villa in Arcos de la Frontera, €220,000

With four bedrooms and two bathrooms, this villa also has an additional bedroom in a separate annexe. Outside, there's a pool and spacious garden. Estate agents Sierra Y Mar (www.sierraymar.es).

Property 5:

Five-bed villa in Medina Sidonia, €240,000

Spacious one-level villa with open plan living areas, five bedrooms and two bathrooms. Outside, there's a pool, full-sized tennis court and large patio area. Andaluz Homes (www.andaluzhomes.com).