Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Summary: 2nd floor apartment, balcony, roof solarium, living/dining room, kitchen, bathroom, double bedroom, twin bedroom. Air conditioning in living room and both bedrooms. English TV channels, Wi-Fi, Communal pool.

This Granada apartment is situated at La Cinuelica, R1, Los Altos. There is a flight of spiral stairs that lead up to the property, situated on the second (top) floor (no lift) and is the end apartment, as shown in the photo. Keep going up the spiral staircase you come to the roof top solarium, for the sole use of guests staying in the apartment and has all day sunshine, ideal for sunbathers. There are views of the Mediterranean sea from the balcony and rooftop solarium.

On reaching the property entrance you have the balcony, deal for al fresco dining. There is a table and four chairs.

On entering the front door you have the air conditioned living/dining room with 3 seater sofa, 2 occasional chairs, glass coffee table, sideboard, large mirror, pictures, lamps, flat screen television with English TV channels and DVD player, window facing the front of the property with curtains. Wooden dining table and 4 chairs.

At the end of the living/dining room you have the fully tiled and fitted kitchen with fridge/freezer, electric hob and oven, kettle, microwave, toaster, saucepans, glasses, crockery and cutlery. There is a door from the kitchen leading out to the utility area with water heater and washing machine.

The main bedroom has air conditioning, a double bed, 2 bedside tables with drawer in each, 2 bedside lamps, window with curtains, fitted wardrobe, hangers, alarm clock, 2 blankets or duvet for the winter.

The twin bedroom, with air conditioning, has 2 single beds, fitted wardrobe, hangers, alarm clock, duvets (for winter) and window with curtains.

The fully tiled bathroom has a bath with shower over, shower curtain, toilet, bidet, sink and mirror.

The private roof top solarium, which is not overlooked, boasts all day sunshine and has a sunlounger, chairs and parasol. The solarium has a view of the sea.

Communal pool not far from the property. The pool as a round childrens shallow pool.

Additional items: iron, ironing board, clothes horse, heater, table mats, coasters.

Air conditioning and Wi-fi are both available at an additional charge (please see pricing).

Bed linen and towels are provided (beach pool towels can be provided at an additional charge). No pets. No smoking in the property.

A car is not essential when staying at this property, but advisable if you wish to explore the surrounding area further.

An airport pickup service can be arranged if required. Alicante airport is approximately 45 minutes drive, Murcia approximately 30 minutes drive.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Alicante or Murcia airports
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player, Sea view
Pool Children's pool
General Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace
Access Parking

The Valenciana region

The Costa Blanca in Spain is renowned for its beautiful coastline and one of the healthiest places to live.

It has an excellent year round climate. The humidity is relatively low, and therefore ideal for sufferers of arthritis and other climatically influenced health problems.

The two salt lakes of Laguna de la Mata and the Salinas de San Miguel surrounding Torrevieja also help to create its fantastic climate. The high concentration of salt, together with the temperature forms a microclimate recommended by medical specialists the world over for its beneficial health properties in particular for heart disease, skin disorders, rheumatism and bronchial illness.

On average the area enjoys 320 days of sunshine per year and an average daily temperature of 17 degrees centigrade. Temperatures in July and August are typically 30 degrees centigrade. Many people prefer the months of April, May, June, September and October - ideal temperatures.

Torrevieja Area

Walking distance from the property you have ….

Several supermarkets including; Consum (2), Carrefour, Lidl, Aldi.

Consum supermarket at Los Altos is your closest, approx 5 mins walk.

There are many bars and restaurants within walking distance, including the commercial complex Via Park 3, approx 20 minute walk, with a variety of restaurants, including Spud Murphy's fish and chip restaurant, Gran Chino Chinese, Ghandi Indian restaurant, Liberty's Bar and grill. Several English bars, including Damo's Irish bar, Tony's Music Bar, Welcome Inn, Lime Bar, Rendezvous newspaper shop (also sells food) the Post Room which offers internet access.

Via Park 5, 25 minute walk with more English bars and restaurants.

You can walk to the many restaurants at Punta Prima, which has 2 Chinese restaurants, (including Dinastia), Ghandi's Indian restaurant, a German restaurant, Puccini's Italian restaurant, Roberto's. There are also several bars, many offering entertainment.

Patio Andaluz Spanish restaurant with lots of atmosphere and flamenco dancing 2 nights a week is located at the Punta Marina Commercial centre (booking is recommended for the Flamenca nights during the summer period - it is very popular).

Also at the Punta Marina commercial complex you have a Chinese Wok Buffet (eat as much as you like), La Piazza II, Captain's Table fish and chip restaurant and Subway sandwich bar. There is also a Consum supermarket, Shoe shops, pharmacy, cosmetic shop, an electrical shop, English clothes shop, hairdressers, petrol station and McDonalds.

The Rocajuna bar, approx 25 minutes walk, holds a quiz every Friday evening, which is also fish and chip night and their function room has regular live entertainment.

The sandy beach of Punta Prima is closest to the property and (approx 15 minutes walk) and has a beach bar during the summer months.

Go-karting on the N332 is a 10 minute walk, with karts for juniors, adults and the Honda's for those requiring greater speed.

Spanish restaurant Astaurius with regular live entertainment.

Located at La Zenia (approx 25 min walk/short drive) you have Zenia Boulevard Commercial Centre, which opened in September 2012 and is the largest shopping centre in the province of Alicante. It boasts 5,000 free parking spaces and 150 shops such as Primark, C&A, Lefties, Zara, H&M, Swarovski, Inside, Gerry Weber, Jack & Jones, Deichmann, Claire's, Bijou Brigitte, Adidas, Decathlon, jewellery, Leroy Merlin, mobile phone shops, Media Markt (electrical), florist, hairdressers, bowling alley, El Campo supermarket and petrol station which are all located on the ground floor. Restaurants are on the 1st floor and includes Muerde la Pasta which is an eat/drink as much as you like pasta/pizza restaurant with children's ball park, Burger King, Foster's Hollywood, Subway, Kebab Express, Good Rices (Pizza and paellas), Argentinian restaurant, Wok Centre and a Children's play area. Put on your walking shoes - its a lovely commercial centre. Some evenings they hold entertainment in the square – further details can be found on their website. www.zeniaboulevard.es

Driving distance from the property you have ….

4 golf courses; La Finca at Algorfa, nice 20 mins drive through countryside with orange and lemon groves. Villamartin, Real Club Campoamor, Las Ramblas, all approx 10-15 mins drive.

Torrevieja town and marina is approximately 10 minutes drive, with a variety of restaurants, bars and shops. There is a promenade with market stalls, selling a variety of items. Nightly fun fair during the summer. The town comes alive at night during the summer months, where the main road is closed to traffic. There is a harbour where you can take boat rides and the Delfin S61 submarine.

There are some great Spanish restaurants in Torrevieja town so you can have a great meal then enjoy the funfair and stallholders that set out their goods at night.

There are several beaches within a 10 minute drive of the property; La Mata, Playa Flamenca, La Zenia, Cabo Roig, Campoamor and Mil Palmeras.

Las Habaneras shopping centre has 3 stories of shops (including C&A, Zara, English bookshop, H&M, shoe, jewellery shops) there are 2 stories of underground parking. The shopping centre is situated 8-10 minutes drive away.

The Ozone complex with casino, ten pin bowling and restaurants (including KFC) are a 8-10 minute drive away.

Fast food establishments - McDonalds (walking distance), Burgerking at Playa Flamenca.

There is a water park at Torrevieja (Aquopolis), open between June and September. Oz nightclub (was Pacha) is situated near the water park.

Horse-riding at Campoamor and jet skiing off Campoamor beach during the summer months.

Markets ….

There is a market every day of the week on the Southern Costa Blanca. Two major ones are Playa Flamenca on a Saturday, approximately 20 minute walk (10 minutes drive).

Torrevieja market is held on a Friday, and is probably the largest market in the area.

Transport ….

There are 2 bus services an hour to Torrevieja, and a local bus service to the beaches and down to Cabo Roig.

There is a taxi rank at the Consum supermarket so obtaining a taxi is quite easy. Local Orihuela Costa taxi telephone number is (0034) 96 676 1088

A car is not essential when staying at this property, but advisable if you wish to explore the surrounding area further.