Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Holiday House Buen Retiro in mediterranean and sardinian style. FEEL AT HOME WHILE BEING AWAY.
Our lovely and romantic apartment in mediterranean and sardinian style is located in a quiet residential area of Alghero, a short distance (about 300 m) from the seaside promenade Lungomare Valencia where you can sunbath on really pleasant flat rocks and little beaches secluded from the highly touristic and busy beaches and 10 min by foot from the town historical centre, the harbour and shops, but in a very quiet and silent area. The position of the apartment makes it very easy to visit Alghero. It is away from the crowded and touristic places but in walking distance to everything. It's a 10 minute walk to the heart of Alghero but far enough away from the tourists and crowds street, the apartment is on is however lively, with restaurants, bakeries, shops and markets around.
The apartment, renovated in 2013, is spacious, clean, very bright, very nicely decorated and welcoming, comfortable, relaxing with very good atmosphere, fully equipped (TV, washing machine, radio, DVD player, beach equipment). It is composed of a large living room with a wonderful and well equipped open kitchen and a balcony projecting to the courtyard, an ample double bedroom, and a smaller room with two single beds in wrought iron with a taste of antique, a bathroom with bathtub, completely renovated, decorated with a stone mosaic. The two bedrooms are bright and silent since they face the internal courtyard.
The apartment is furnished in Mediterranean and sardinian style with light colours such as white and ecru, natural fabrics and some furnishings in typical Sardinian style, to donate the environment a special charm.
The apartment Buen Retiro is spotless and cozy. It is not just a holiday house for tourists, it is our house that we rent since we live many months away from Alghero for work. In July and August we prefer to rent by the week, but in low season, in case of special needs, we can consider shorter requests.
It is an optimal solution for couples planning to spend a romantic holiday in Alghero, one of the most characteristic, historic and beautiful towns in Sardinia and a perfect base to explore Sardinia's west coast.
The apartment is also ideal for families or friends just seeking a quiet relaxing stay close to the sea.
In 10-15 minutes by car or bike one can reach the beaches of Alghero LIDO and MARIA PIA and 10 km from the city centre lie the famous beaches LAZZARETO and LE BOMBARDE to the north and the beach LA SPERANZA to the south.
The apartment is also at walking distance from Supermarkets, Pizzerias, Banks and shops. Generally it's possible to park for free on the street without any problem.
A holiday in Alghero offers plenty to do and see, while giving you a sense of deep peace and relaxation, a break from the cares and stresses of your life.
There are many sports possibilities, such as diving, canooing, and sailing, as well as biking, trekking and climbing. The Nettuno grottos can be reached by land or by water with organized boat trips that also allow you exploring the marine park of Capo Caccia. In Alghero are also organized tours to the marine park of the Asinara island or Stintino the north of Sardinia.
The Alghero-Fertilia Airport is only 10 km away (15 minutes by car or taxi as well as by bus).
Maps of the city available.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||El Trò|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Alghero-Fertilia 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
The Sardinia region
Alghero, situated at the North-West Coast of Sardinia, is a town that boasts a vast stretch of unbeatable coastline. It is a land of hidden treasures making it one of the hot spots for tourists and has found a prominent place on the Mediterranean map. It is credited with being the first tourist port in Sardinia, also known as the Coral Riviera. The ideal marine environment is home to rare species (like the coral) and is famous for its rich underwater fauna.
The surrounding territory stretches in a plain land rich in vineyards and olive groves. Don't miss to taste the eccellent local wine of Sella&Mosca and Santa Maria La Palma and the special olive oil San Giuliano. Despite being a main tourist destination, Alghero manages to retain the natural beauty that is the origin of its international success for the thousands of visitors each year. Of the many interesting sites, here are a few that one cannot afford to miss out on visiting when holidaying around Alghero:
Alghero is a summer residential estate and becomes a lively places during summer when people from near and far come here to enjoy their beach holiday. The coast stretch of Alghero is about 70 km long and very varied: sandy beaches alternate with coves and cliffs.
If you think that the beach is not only good to stay in the sun, you can pratcise many different sports such as windsurfing, surfing, kite surfing, water skiing, sailing, fishing, from kayaking to scuba diving. If you prefer the tranquillity and the relax of a sun bed - umbrella day or long walks on the beach you can choose from a wide variety of beautiful beaches and secluded coves.
Different ways to get to know and love our sea.