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“A beautiful villa with beautiful surroundings”
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5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
Benahavis, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, Andalucia

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Denise H
Cork, Ireland
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“A beautiful villa with beautiful surroundings”
Reviewed 13 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We are a family of 10 who have just returned from a week long holiday at Villa Tranquila. The villa was really beautiful, inside and outside. Very high standard of furnishings, and every high tech gadget imaginable - from speakers by the pool, to a cinema room to ice making machine and state of the art coffee machine. We were welcomed by Javier who was very friendly and showed us how to work everything - he returned on Tuesday to clean the pool, mow the lawn and just generally check that everything was going ok. He kindly reassured us that it was no bother to contact him should anything go wrong - which it didn't!
The pool area was lovely, the pool itself suited everyone, even those less sure-footed and the views around were breathtaking.
The owner, Michael, was incredibly courteous and efficient and everything went smoothly. I would definitely recommend this villa to anyone looking for a secluded holiday away from the madding crowds.
A word of caution though! The journey to and from the villa is not for the faint-hearted! Our driver is a confident and competent one, but even he admitted that navigating the winding roads overlooking the valleys and mountains, was daunting. Anyone with a fear of heights may find this a little challenging. However, if you love being close to nature and have no fear of heights, then this is the place for you. We had a lovely holiday at Villa Tranquila. Thank you Michael!

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Liked best: The bright, airy and clean feel to the villa
Liked least: The journey up and down each night!
Travelling group: Extended Family
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Simbaungo...
London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Tranquil and truly lovely”
Reviewed 6 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We have just spent three weeks at this luxurious, well equipped villa, and have thoroughly enjoyed every moment.
Nestled in the mountains between Marbella and Estepona, Villa Tranquilla has truly stunning views. The villa is secluded yet you are minutes away from all amenities including the gastronomic centre of Benahavis.
The owner's understated description doesn't really do this fabulous villa justice, everything about it is five star.

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Dj1828
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4 reviews
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“Beautiful villa, amazing location”
Reviewed 21 June 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Stayed here with a group of friends and had an incredible time. Wonderful villa - cinema room and pool area among the many highlights! Would highly recommend to anyone who is looking for a luxurious relaxing break in Spain.

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AKWatson
2 reviews
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“Stunning Villa in beautiful location. A home from home”
Reviewed 16 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We just returned from a week at Villa Tranquila where we had a perfect relaxing break. The villa is beautiful and has everything we needed to make it our home for the week. It is about a 15 minute drive from the coast so you need to make sure you have everything you need from the supermarket before you get up there and a car with a good engine helps for the winding uphill journey!

Once there the peace and quiet and stunning views are breath taking. The facilities are second to none from the cinema room with good selection of films to the rock speakers in the garden where you can listen to music while you lay in the sunshine. We had a 7 month old baby with us and the villa was perfect for him too.

Very sad to have left and would absolutely return there. If you want to enjoy the sunshine of Marbella but be away from the hustle and bustle of the coast then this is the perfect location.

Many thanks Michael we had a wonderful time.

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mark r
1 review
“Tranquil”
Reviewed 15 June 2015 for a stay in June 2015

It is all in the name! Villa Tranquila. Hidden in the hills this villa has it all, perfect peace.
Luxury bedrooms, well equipped kitchen with in and outdoor dinning tables. Ample seating with lounger's round the pool.
A good place to relax with friends.

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Liked best: The peace
Liked least: Coming home
Travelling group: Friends
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