Villa Skylar is a recently refurbished property up in Los Altos de Montaña Roja, Playa Blanca.
4 Bedrooms (2 Doubles and 2 Twin) 3 Bathrooms. Located in a quiet neighbourhood there are fantastic views across to the Femes Mountains, down to Playa Blanca and the sea.
The property can easily accommodate up to 8 people or alternatively the rear 2 twin rooms can be closed off giving the flexibility for use by a couple or smaller party.
Electrically heated pool (Oct – Apr) 8m x 4m with easy access steps. The pool area also has a lockable gate to keep wandering toddlers at bay. 6 Sunbeds plus a cushioned seating area.
Newly fitted well equipped kitchen with large Fridge Freezer, Dishwasher, Tassimo Coffee Machine, Amazon Echo, Table and Chairs.
Lounge has a 50′ Smart TV with IPTV which includes most UK & European Channels. Also there is a dedicated Netflix account for Skylar guests. 2 x 3 seater sofas. There is a portable bluetooth Bose speaker available that can be used anywhere on the property.
Front bedroom has a new en-suite bathroom with remote control air-conditioning if required, there is a further Amazon Echo speaker that is great for setting an alarm to catch the sunrise over the mountains. The terrace is accessible from this room where you will find a bistro table and 2 chairs to enjoy a morning coffee.
Second bedroom also has a new en-suite bathroom and remote control air-conditioning.
Bedrooms 3 & 4 are connected by a ‘Jack & Jill’ bathroom. The rear bedroom also has a 32” Smart TV with games and DVD suitable for younger people or somewhere to enjoy their own space, there is also a corner sofa in this large room.
Outside there is a covered terrace with a rattan cushioned seating area, table and exterior lighting, this is a great place to relax with a cold drink. The views from here are superb both day and night. To the front of the kitchen there is a sliding door for access to a 6 seater table and chairs for al-fresco dining. Large BBQ. Long driveway with a Volcanic wall.
Car hire highly recommended for exploring this beautiful island.
Approx walking distances – 35 Min Playa Flamingo (closest beach)
Playa Blanca town centre 40 – 45 min. All downhill, recommend a taxi back.
Driving approx time – Playa Blanca 5 min, Airport 30 min, El Golfo & Las Brenas 15 Min
Taxis are great value and can be with you in less that 5 minutes, there is also a taxi rank at the bottom of the hill approx 15 min walk. Nearest supermarket is within the Virginia Oasis Hotel for basic provisions.
A welcome pack is provided for all new guests. Bottled water is now no longer necessary as filtered drinkable water is available from the kitchen tap.
Skylar is a versatile villa suitable for all types whether you want a relaxing holiday or a base to explore this incredible island. From the villa you can walk to the top of Montaña Roja in 30 minutes and take in the incredible views across the southern tip of Lanzarote.
Playa Blanca is a clean modern resort with a choice of beaches and many well reviewed restaurants to suit all tastes. There is the beautiful Marina Rubicon which hosts a twice weekly market, a variety of shops and a further great choice of restaurant. At the other end of Playa Blanca there are regular ferries to Fuerteventura. Three more beaches Dorada Beach for water sports and snorkelling, Town Beach (small) and Flamingo Beach ideal for children.
The most popular beaches are at Papagayo with coves of white sand and another perfect place for taking the snorkel and exploring the sea life.
Playa Blanca has a year round climate making it an ideal winter destination. It stays light till after 6pm even on the shortest day.
Currently live and work in Chippenham, Wiltshire. We bought this lovely property in October 2017 with a view to eventually move to Playa Blanca when we retire, in the meantime we have improved the property and visit as often as possible with family and friends.See Owner Profile