A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - Costa del Sol, Spain

2016 / Episode 25 on 1 February 2016

Episode 25

Duncan and Theresa Murray from Bedfordshire fell in love with the Mijas area of Spain’s Costa del Sol ten years ago when Duncan’s father had a holiday home there. Now, they’re determined to follow in his footsteps and buy one for themselves. They’re looking for a place that they can also let out to holidaymakers when they’re not using it, and Jonnie Irwin shows them five stunning properties for their £120,000 budget.
Property 1: Two bed apartment in La Cala de Mijas

Property 1:

Two bed apartment in La Cala de Mijas

A two bedroomed ground floor apartment within a gated community. The flat has a separate kitchen, good sized living area, two double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and a family bathroom. Outside there’s a patio that leads into the communal gardens and pool area. The estate agents are aVIVENDI and the asking price is €149,000.

Property 2: Two bed apartment in Calahonda

Property 2:

Two bed apartment in Calahonda

Located on the middle floor in a luxury apartment complex, this two bed flat has all mod cons. The bathroom has underfloor heating and the living areas and kitchen are very spacious. There’s a large terrace from which to enjoy the sea and mountain views. In the gardens there’s a communal pool. This is priced at €179,000 and is on the market with Your Dream Home.

Property 3: Two bed penthouse apartment in Mijas Golf

Property 3:

Two bed penthouse apartment in Mijas Golf

From its elevated position, this two bedroomed, two bathroomed home has great views of the golf course and surrounding mountains. There’s a big lounge and fully fitted kitchen, underground parking and a storage room. For sale for €165,000 with Ideal Coastal Property.

Property 4: Two bed apartment in La Cala Hills

Property 4:

Two bed apartment in La Cala Hills

Benefitting from stunning views across the golf course and mountains, this big two double bedroomed apartment could be yours for €165,000. The master bedroom is en suite, then there’s a family bathroom, kitchen with utility area and living area which leads on to the covered terrace. There are two swimming pools in the communal gardens and the estate agents are Blue Flag Properties.

Property 5: Two bed penthouse apartment in Mijas Costa

Property 5:

Two bed penthouse apartment in Mijas Costa

With two double bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen with utility area and large lounge, this apartment is in the Riviera del Sol development. Not only does it have a covered terrace but there’s also a private roof terrace. There’s private parking and a storage room included in the €135,000 price tag and the flat is being sold fully furnished. VIVA Homes under the Sun are the agents.