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Paul & Karen – Our La Cala de Mijas Wedding 4th July 2017



Hacienda San Jose, Hotel Carmen, Gran VIK Hotel

Paul and Karen

Tuesday 4th July 2017



Friends and Family,

We are delighted to invite you to join us on our special day in sunny Spain.

We have hired out a beautiful Hacienda in Mijas in the Costa del Sol region of Spain, from Monday 3rd July to Friday 7th July 2017.


Saturday 1st July 2017

Paul’s last night of freedom – For any of the guys who are over a few days before the wedding (Plenty of time to recover before the Big Day!) – Venue TBC

Sunday 2nd July 2017

It’s the ladies turn – Karen’s Hen Day/Night at Nikki Beach for all the ladies Come prepared for a day of sunbathing, drinking and dancing into the night.

Monday 3rd July 2017

Wedding Party will move into the villa.

Tuesday 4th July 2017 – Our Big Day!

5pm – Ceremony will take place at Santa Teresa de Jesus Church in La Cala de Mijas. (Guests staying at the villa will be transported to church)

After the ceremony, guests will be transported to the Hacienda for the reception where you will be provided with lots of food, drink and great music.

Plenty of taxi numbers to get you back to your accommodation when you are all partied out!

Wednesday 5th July 2017 – After Party

3pm – Post wedding pool party and BBQ back at the Hacienda where will be finishing off the drink from the day before Feel free to bring your own bottle in case we run out!’ Remember to bring your swimming gear!

Thursday 6th July 2017

We will be hanging around the villa so please feel free to join us for one last day of celebrations before we head off home the next day.

Friday 7th July 2017

Celebrations are over and it’s time for the wedding party to leave the villa.

As our closest friends and family, we would love for you to join us in celebrating our special day. ‘We hope you can make it.

Paul and Karen xx

Hacienda San Jose

Hacienda San Jose, Diseminado Entrerrios, 126, 29649 Mijas, Málaga

You can find the Hacienda on Google Maps following this link (Nb: It says permanently closed, but don’t worry it’s still open for private events!):,-4.7064785,15z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0xd72e04299c1779b:0x6b4f5390d55034ce


The closest airport to fly into is Malaga and the flight time is approximately 2 1/2 hours from the UK Guests flying from Jersey and Donegal will have to fly to the UK before catching a flight to Malaga.

The following airlines fly from Jersey to the UK:


Bristish Airways:

Blue Islands:’

The following airlines operate from the UK into Malaga:




The closest areas to the Hacienda are La Cala and Mijas Costa. Marbella is about a 25 minute drive, Malaga is about a 30 minute drive and Fuengirola is about a 15 minute drive. Mijas Pueblo is about a 30 min drive away.

El Oceano Hotel 4* – 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. We have arranged some discounted rates for our guests. Please note that children under 14 years of age are not permitted to stay at the hotel. Room options and costs are as follow:-

– Oceano Studio, situated adjacent to main beachfront hotel with compact kitchenette, normally 165 euro, discounted to 140 euro

– Double superior non sea view, normally 140euro, discounted to 130 euro

– Ocean front mini suite, normally 195euro, discounted to 185 euro

Nb: Rates above are per room per night + subject to 10% local tax.

Please book as soon as possible to ensure you are given these discounted rates. Please book through the hotels website by using the prom code “sunshine” to be given the discounted rates.


Email Glenn at

Telephone: +34 952 587 550

Hotel Carmen 2* – La Cala de Mijas

This is a 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 –


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 just over 5 minutes 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: +34 952 587 606

Alternative Hotels and self-catering accommodation:’

You can also try the following hotels and self-catering accommodation that are close by:

Miraflores Rancho Club –

Miraflores Resort –

Miraflores Beach and Country Club –

Oasis de La Cala -‘

Jardin Botanico’ La Cala de Mijas –

Apaartment Las Acacias I & II Mijas Costas -‘

Torrenueva Park Resort –

Apartamento La Cala de Mijas -‘

La perla de Torrenueva –

VIK Gran Hotel –

Club la Costa World –

If the above hotels and apartments don’t catch your fancy, the following sites could be useful:

Car Hire

In our opinion the most trusted car hire company at Malaga airport. The father and son relationship offer a very personal service, and they speak fluent English offering good rates with NO hidden extras.

Please contact them directly and quote ‘Sunshine Weddings’ to receive favorable rates.


Contact: Michael or Antonio


We would recommend a company called Malaga Transfer. ‘Please be sure to speak to the manager Anabel and quote our wedding party name ‘Paul and Karen’ to negotiate discounted prices:

– Standard car (type Ford Mondeo or similar) with capacity for 4 people + 3 medium suitcases: 55 euros

– In a people carrier up to 7 people: 77 euros

– Microbus up to 12 people: 105 euros

– Microbus up to 19 people: 120 euros

(Standard, Executive and Deluxe car can allocate maximum 3 medium cases)

Please contact Malaga transfer if you require rates to another location All these prices are per way and Toll road not included.

Baby /child / booster seats: 5 euros

Anabel Email:

Tel: +34 952 96 27 10


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