Bargain Holiday Rentals - Try Booking Direct in Calahonda on Spain’s Costa del Sol
Bargain holiday rentals are something that many potential holidaymakers are looking for in these recession-hit times. With holiday budgets being reduced people are looking for ways to have a well-deserved sunny holiday abroad without splashing too much cash! A great way to afford a sun-soaked getaway is to look for and book holiday accommodation in Spain, direct with the holiday home owners. Savvy holidaymakers rent a holiday apartment in Spain direct, book their own flights and cut out the middleman thus saving holiday cash! Others find large Spanish holiday villa rentals and join together with friends or family to share the costs. Today we are looking at the resort of Calahonda on Spain’s Costa del Sol where it is possible to find cheap holiday rentals to book direct.
Calahonda in Andalucia, Spain is an increasingly popular choice with people who want to rent a holiday apartment in Spain direct and are looking for bargain holiday rentals. It can be found between the well known resorts of Marbella and Fuengirola and has been developed principally as a tourist destination. It has many vacation homes including apartment rentals and holiday villa rentals located along the coast and the hills. Calahonda is a fantastic holiday destination with all the conveniences of urban living.
There are certain advantages if you book your own self-catering holiday accommodation, apart from the price! One of these is the flexibility that having your own space gives you. If you rent a holiday apartment in Spain or holiday villa rentals you can come and go as you please, and eat what you like and when you feel like it without any restrictions. Many holidaymakers, who choose bargain holiday rentals in Calahonda, and hire a car, also give themselves the opportunity to explore the countryside and area surrounding the coast. Some people like to rent a country villa, just a short drive from the coast, where they can enjoy the peace and tranquility of the countryside whilst at the same time being within easy reach of the beach.
Calahonda is an ideal place to look for bargain holiday rentals in Spain if you want a sunny beach holiday. It has its own natural harbour and some lovely sandy beaches including Cabopino beach where you can hire sun-beds, umbrellas and take part in many watersports. There is also a handy Beach Bar where you can buy snacks or why not save money and take your own picnic! The western part of the beach is a ‘clothing optional’ area which is clearly sign-posted ‘Zona Natura’ so you won’t be taken by surprise!
Calohonda is also appealing to golf enthusiasts who look for bargain holiday rentals here because of the many superb golf courses in the area, including La Cala Golf Resort, Mijas Golf and Cabopino Golf Marbella. As well as golf there are plenty of other outings and activities available for all the family such the Aqualand Water Park in Torremolinos, Fuengirola Zoo and 'Benalmadena Tivoli World' theme park. Calahonda is also handy for a visit to the high-class resort of Marbella which is just a short distance to the west and is a great place for those who love shopping.
So if you are tempted to book bargain holiday rentals in Calahonda for your summer getaway this year, how do you find the best holiday rentals? Well, there are plenty of websites which list privately rented villas and apartments in Spain and you need to look for them using search terms such as ‘self-catering holiday accommodation Calahonda’ or ‘budget holiday lettings Spain’ and so on. Check out flight availability and once you have found your ideal holiday home get in touch with the owners and ask for their best price for the dates you require. If you can be flexible with dates you are more likely to get a good deal. Some holiday home owners will also organize airport transfers if you are not hiring a car and can advise on flights or other travel arrangements. Last but not least, don’t forget to take out some travel insurance which will cover you in case of any mishaps. Good luck in your search!