There is a large and informative information pack in the villa with maps and details of local services and attractions. There is also a selection of local guide-books and magazines, games and DVDs for use during your stay.
For up-to-date local information and links to places of interest visit www.puntalara.org.
Parking There is plenty of free parking on Punta Lara and it is usually possible to park near to the steps up to Plaza Sevilla.
El Ingenio is a large, out of town shopping centre situated just off the motorway exit at Velez Malaga/Torre del Mar about 15 minutes drive from Nerja en route from Malaga airport. There is ample free parking and the centre contains the enormous Eroski supermarket where you can buy amost anything. There is a large selection of fresh produce and an amazing seafood counter. The centre also contains a branch of Mango and Zara and multiple other smaller clothing, furniture and souvenir shops. There is also a large branch of Dunnes Stores, the Irish M&S. The centre contains various good value eateries and a cinema complex where some films are screened in English.
Supersol is situated in Nerja, just across the bridge as you enter the town from Punta Lara. There is a free underground car park and a large selection of produce.
There are a variety of smaller supermarkets and smaller grocery and produce shops dotted around Nerja town centre.
Markets Nerja’s market takes place on a Tuesday morning in the streets around the western part of town although there are plans for the market to be moved to a new site in the future. There is also a Sunday morning flea market with stalls ranging from antiques to bric a brac. Torre del Mar has a large market on Thursday mornings held in the town centre.
Local agent, Joe Chadwick, also offers the following services and extras to make your stay more pleasant (visit the enquiries page for his contact details). Payment for these extras is usually by cash upon arrival.
Cot This is a travel cot with extra baby mattress, and sheets are included. Per week – 25 €
High ChairThis has 2 parts to it, which can be easily separated to provide a low chair and table for the infant. Per Week – 15 €
Extra Bed Hire This is a fold-down, single bed, including the extra bed linen and towels. Per Week – 25 €
Car Hire Car hire can be booked online at www.carjet.com . They guarantee and “on airport” car and are very reasonable and reliable. Prices from Malaga airport are fully inclusive of insurance and 2 extra drivers..
Airport Pickup This service can be arranged by Joe. Please contact him by email for a quotation on firstname.lastname@example.org Please note that a taxi from Malaga airport to Nerja costs about 85 Euros so pre booking usually works out cheaper.
Welcome Packs A complimentary welcome pack is included. This consists of bread, milk, butter, jam and eggs. If you would ike any extra items please contact Joe to discuss if this is possible.