villas and apartments for sale in la Cala de Mijas
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La Cala costa del sol
The small fishing village of La Cala de Mijas in the area of Mijas Costa has developed into an extreamly popular holiday destinaion and a great place to live. Located around 15 minutes from Marbella, just 7 minutes south of Fuengirola and only 20 minutes from the International Airport at Malaga it is easy to understand why it is so well liked . Like many of the Costa del Sols coastal towns on the Costa del Sol La Cala has a wealth of amenities which prove very popular. In recent years La Cala has become a favorite location for a mixture of Europeans wishing to settle permanently in southern Spain or make a property investment due to the proven rental returns in the area.
One factor which helps make La Cala so attractive is the beaches are far better than the average beaches on the Costa del Sol and the town area along the coast is nice and flat with a everything you could ever need in a compact center. There is also now a beautiful beach walk that can be followed along the sea front to the picturesqe port of Cabopino.
Other popular areas close by include the luxurious La Cala Golf Resort with three 18 hole golf courses, Cala Nova Golf the new 18 hole golf course. Within these areas it is possible to find some larger and maybe more luxurious properties, although they are a little further from the coast, La Cala Golf is about 12 minutes drive from the sea and Cala Nova golf is a five.
La Cala de Mijas itself has managed to retain its original Andalucían style and charm which is surely part of the attraction for many visitors and residents a like. Plenty of amenities including banks, bars, beauty salons, doctors, pharmacies, schools, local and international restaurants and supermarkets, golf courses ensure it is popular all year round as La Cala has far more to offer than just great beaches.
Every Wednesday and Saturday morning the famous La Cala Market is held, here you will find products from local farmers and artisans along with the usual holiday souvenirs.