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Jess & Laurence – Tuesday 20th June, 2017



20TH JUNE 2017



So happy you can all make it to Spain to celebrate our special day! Please use this website (which we will update as we go) for any information you may need to plan your trip.

Hopefully everyone will have received our invitations; when you RSVP please could you include any dietary requirements, allergies or special arrangements.

Here are the details – please see map below for locations:

Day one: THE SUSPENSE (Monday 19th June, 2017)

  • Arrive en España
  • Meet and greet Paella Party on the beach! ‘We will confirm the time early next year, but is likely to be around 7pm (but please allow yourselves plenty of time to get settled in to your accommodation before heading over to La Cala de Mijas) The venue will a Beach Bar on the outskirts of La Cala de Mijas and the address is:

Chringuito La Familia, Urbanizacion Torrenueva, Playa de Bonbo 20, 29649 Mijas Costa

Day two: THE BIG DAY (Tuesday 20th June, 2017)

  • Venue: Hacienda San Jose, Mijas
  • The ceremony will begin at 4pm (allowing plenty of recovery time from the night before, and time to enjoy your pool/the beach), but we ask that everyone arrives from 3pm for welcome drinks.
  • Dinner and dancing until late.
  • Parking is limited at the Hacienda for those who are hiring cars during their trip, please see below for details of taxi services in the area.

Taxis Mijas

(0034) 952 476593

‘(Please note that Taxis are only allowed to collect from the area/Town that the are registered in The above number is for pickups in La Cala de Mijas area For other areas, please ask at your hotel or apartment reception)

Day three: THE REGRET (Wednesday 21st June, 2017)

  • For those who’d like to join us, we’re having a post-wedding BBQ Pool party at the Hacienda from 2pm Bring a towel, sun-cream and your game face for a pub quiz.
  • Any drinks that survive the night before will be on us, the food will be €20 each to be paid in June.

Day four: flight home

  • Please save the date for our UK reception in Cowbridge, Wales, on Saturday 1st July 2017

Lots of love,

Jess & Laurence



The address of the Hacienda, where the wedding is taking place, is:

Hacienda San Jose

Diseminado Entrerrios, 126

Camino 1

29649 Mijas


The Hacienda is located 10 minutes from the coastal resort of La Cala de Mijas and around 40 minutes from Malaga Airport.

You can find the Hacienda on Google Maps following this link: map



The closest airport to fly into is Malaga, about 40 km (50 miles) away from the wedding venue

The following airlines fly to Malaga:

From Cardiff

From Exeter

From London (dependent on which London Airport):


El Oceano Hotel – La Cala de Mijas

El Oceano is a luxury boutique hotel located directly on the sea front about 10 minutes from the Hacienda San Jose. Please note that children under 14 years of age are not permitted to stay at the hotel.

Please book through the hotel quoting “sunshine weddings” to receive preferred service and rooms.


Email Glenn at

Telephone: +34 952 587 550

Hotel Carmen 2* – La Cala de Mijas

This is newly refurbished and renovated smaller 12 room hotel located in the centre of La Cala with reasonable rates.

Please make bookings directly through their website through the use of the promo code “SUNSHINE160310″



Gran VIK Hotel 4* – La Cala de Mijas

This front line beach hotel is ideal for families and located within walking distance to all the amenities in the quaint Spanish seaside town. It is approx. 10 minutes drive from the Hacienda.

Book online through their website using our special discounted promo code “sunshine” to receive 20% discount of their standard web rates.


Tel: +34902160630

We always recommend checking third party websites as there is sometimes a limited selection of lower price rooms available through the hotels.

A Good website for booking/comparison is:


A trusted car hire company based at Malaga airport and open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week The father and son relationship offer a very personal service and an easy collection process They also speak fluent English offering good rates with no hidden extras.

Please contact them directly and quote “Jess and Laurence’ wedding on 20/06/2017″‘to receive favourable rates.


Telephone: +34 952402411

Contact: Michael or Antonio


We have a trusted transfer company who are located at Malaga airport who are usually less expensive than taxis and highly recommendable We have negotiated discounted prices to Mijas Costa as follows:

Standard car ( type Ford Mondeo or similar) ‘with capacity for 4 people + 3 medium suitcases: €47 euros

In an executive car ‘(type Mercedes’ E class, Audi A6 or similar) with capacity for 4 people + 3 medium suitcases €47’euros.

In a people carrier up to 7 people: €61 euros.

Microbus up to 12 people: €90 euros.

Microbus up to 19 people: €104’euros

All these prices are per way.

Toll road not included.

Baby /child/ booster seats: €5 euros

Please contact Anabel who is the manager at Malaga transfers directly quoting “Jess and Laurence’ wedding” to ensure to receive VIP service and the prices above.

+34 952 96 27 10


Street Markets – there is a local street market in La Cala de Mijas on the Feria Ground on Wednesday and Saturday mornings from around 10am until 2pm.

Mijas Pueblo – A typical whitewashed village that you can see up on the hill above Fuengirola Offers stunning views over the coast and is lovely to wander around the cobbled streets or maybe take a Donkey Taxi.

For addition al information about the area and all the things to do in and around La Cala de Mijas, please look at the following website: