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nikkibeachmarbella2A worldwide luxury beach club phenomenon, Nikki Beach represents everything cool, sexy and glamorous about spending the day or night at the beach. Divine globally-inspired cuisine, the coolest crowd, the hottest parties, against a utopian backdrop of swaying palms and exotic bamboo beds, Nikki Beach is where Marbella's in-crowd can be found, bronzing themselves on exotic, oversized sunbeds, sipping champagne cocktails on the VIP terrace, and dancing to the all-day grooves of Nikki Beach's world-class DJs and live musicians. Nikki Beach's famous Amazing Sundays are not to be missed. Attracting up to 1000 people in the height of the summer, this is the ultimate beach party experience. 

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marbella film festivalCINEMA fans who want a taste of something new and different should get down to Marbella this week.

The eighth edition of the Marbella International Film Festival is being held until Sunday at the Marbella Trade Fair and Congress Centre (Palacio de Congresos), where there will be two screens showing films throughout the day.

Other events are being held at the H10 Andalucia Plaza Hotel, the Marbella Casino and other locations throughout the city.

It is hoped that the event will not just showcase emerging film talent, but give a boost to the city and the Costa del Sol.

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wine tasting in costa del solThe 14th Mediterranean Wine and Food Fair will be held in Torremolinos from November 23 to 25, bringing together haute cuisine and the top wines.

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feria-la-cala-de-mijasIt is that time of year again and we are happy to see that La Cala is preparing for their annual Feria / Fair.

The La Cala de Mijas Fair will be running from Wednesday 24th July to Sunday 28th July 2013 and it is situated on the grounds where the market is normally held on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

There are many interesting events held over the 5 days for all age groups and tastes and below you can find below the summary of events for the ‘Feria de La Cala de Mijas’. This has kindly been supplied by the Mijas Oficina de Turismo Department.

Special interest is that on Wednesday 24th July it is Children’s Day and all the fair rides will cost just 1.50€ for the children.

Hope those of you that have a chance to visit have a great time, I know we will, as we always do.

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oktoberfest in La Cala de MijasYou must check this out! It is the first annual Gran Oktoberfest in La Cala de Mijas. Why will there be an Oktoberfest in La Cala in July? We have no idea, but it is a seriously good excuse to have large beers and amazing German food, even on a weekday. Of course Oktoberfest is celebrated in late September even in Germany, so perhaps the Spaniards are ahead of the rest of the world, by about 2 months.

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Welcome to our Homes


Thank you for your interest in our Two Vacation Rentals in La Cala de Mijas, Spain. Both are in the same complex, have private Jacuzzis on the terrace, 28000 square meters of Sub-Tropical gardens, 2 saltwater Swimming Pools, and all within walking distance to the beach!

About Us

about us

Sophie and Einar are the proud owners of Spanish Vacation Rental's 2 holiday homes in La Cala de Mijas. They are born and raised in Scandinavia, but currently reside in the US. 

Where are we?

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Our 2 Vacation Rental homes are located in La Cala de Mijas on Costa del Sol in southern Spain. La Cala is an old fishing village, with tons of charm, cobblestone streets, Moore ruins, an excellent "Blue Flag"-rated Beach and Restaurants from around the world