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Villa Tropical is an Andalucian Town House, recently completely renovated, and in an absolutely unique position – with 4 bedrooms (3 double, 1 twin), 3 bathrooms (1 en-suite to the master bedroom). The views from every window, except one bedroom in the house, and from the terraces are stunning. The ground floor has a fully fitted modern kitchen, dining area, large lounge with a log burning stove, sky satellite TV, Hi Fi with MP3 and DVD. With 3 of the bedrooms and 2 bathrooms on this floor too.

Upstairs opens onto another lounge with a music system, and a small dining area. Going outside, through the large patio doors, onto open and covered terraces with panoramic south facing views of the whole bay of La Herradura and the mountains, with potted fruit trees, plants and flowerbeds. A large covered dining area, with wooden topped bar and bar fridge, barbeque and summer kitchen.

The terrace leads on to the pool area (pool is 18 feet x 9 feet) which has underwater lighting, there is also a shower room and wooden bridge which leads to the fourth bedroom which is above the pool.

The house is in the old town of La Herradura and is a five minute walk down steps to the beach, local food market, shops, bars and restaurants, and to the local bus stop where a regular service runs along the coast and to the nearby villages of Nerja and the town of Almunecar (5 mins by car).

Cars are best parked on the street above and walking down 25 steps, to the house which is situated on a pedestrian only street, so very quiet,making it not really suitable for people with walking difficulties as there are more steps and steep hill down to the beach and shops (approx 5 mins away).
Free WiFi in the villa.



4 Bedrooms (3 doubles + 1 twin) – all have ceiling fans, ample cupboard and wardrobe space, new furniture, beds, duvets and electric wall heaters.

3 Bathrooms –
all have showers (master suite also has a bath and bidet), all beautifully fitted and fully tiled.

2 Kitchens –
The main kitchen is all new and fully fitted, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, fan assisted oven, ceramic hob top and extractor fan, cooking utensils etc. Also Summer kitchen in the covered terrace upstairs with a large built in charcoal BBQ.

3 Dining areas –
The dining area off the kitchen downstairs, the small dining area in the upstairs lounge, the large outside bbq dining area with bar and Summer kitchen.

2 Lounges –
One large downstairs lounge with TV, Hi Fi with mp3 and DVD, and upstairs lounge, all new furniture. All furnishing  is of a very high standard and is of the best quality.

Outside –
The airy terrace has a covered BBQ area with the summer kitchen, lots of sunbathing area (including sunbeds and reclining chairs), superb pool area with shower room and fantastic views of the bay and mountains.


Location - La Herradura, the historic white village is situated on a hill with villa tropical near to the top (hence the superb views) but making it not suitable for people with walking difficulties. Due to its close proximity to the shops, bars and beach. A car is not essential.


Tandem Paragliding

If you would like to experience the sensation of flying, you can achieve this with a tandem flight. You will be accompanied by our professional, fully licensed and insured tandem pilot who has many years of flying experience

You do not need any prior experience, once we've met at the flying site and have assessed the weather conditions, we'll make a short run together and before you know it we'll be airborne.

All you will need to bring are some long trousers, a windproof jacket and sports shoes. We will provide the rest. Bring your camera because this is an experience that you'll want to share with others! Tandem flights can be enjoyed by anyone under 100 kg and above 40 kg, with no prior experience and at almost any age.

Minors need to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. The flight time averages about 10-20 minutes, depending on the weather conditions. The price is 80.00€ per flight per person. 

Contact Dirk on:
+34 609 526 408
+34 609 218 698
+34 958 88 10 38


Sports There is a good dive center operating in La Herradura, also paragliding, and dingys, wind surfers.
The nearest golf course is in Salobrena (10mins by car) and another at Torres del Mar (25mins by car).

Skiing Skiing is available in the nearby Sierra Nevada, only 1 ½ hours drive, with the snow capped mountain tops visible whilst sunbathing on La Herradura beach.

Travel Malaga airport is a straight forward 45 mins by car, there is also a bus service direct from Malaga to La Herradura. Details can be found by visiting the Almunecar Town website then follow the links. Granada is just over a one hour drive away.

Distances Almunecar is a busy large town and is 5 mins away by car and also can be reached by using the local bus. Nerja is 10 mins away and has a pretty seaside resort and large shopping center.


Photo from Cerro Gordo.