Villa Catalina is a beautiful individual private villa in its own private grounds, it provides both privacy and tranquillity. Set in a quiet and peaceful residential area, it is now approached by a tarmacked road which replaced the old unmade track. Generally very well equipped, light, bright and airy, well maintained and sympathetically furnished with care and attention to make the villa feel comfortable. Villa Catalina has easy access to golf, the beaches and all amenities, including the local market for bargain hunting and many excellent restaurants for eating out. There are nice views overlooking rooftops and of the mountains & hills, with glimpses of the Mediterranean sea and Calpe Rock.
Villa Catalina is a holiday villa of 125 sq.m. and has three double bedrooms, one en-suite and a separate full shower room. The lounge is spacious and comfortable, with seating for 6 and has a UK satellite TV with freeview channels in High Definition. There is free wireless broadband internet access, also DVD, CD and video players with a number of discs and tapes. The dining area is between the lounge and a fully equipped & modern American kitchen with all the utensils and appliances you would need.
There is a large walled private garden with secure gates, so very safe for children to play in. The private pool is South facing, so that the sun shines all day on the pool and patio until late evening.
Villa Catalina is ideal for families looking for a relaxing self-catering holiday away from the crowded coastal resorts. Caring families will appreciate the villa and its environment. We are confident that Villa Catalina is the perfect place for your family self-catering holiday and that you will thoroughly enjoy yourselves in our beautiful holiday villa.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Levante & Arenal Beaches in Calpe 2.6 km|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Alicante 80 km, Nearest railway: Calpe 6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
The lounge is tastefully furnished with matching curtains to patio doors and windows. There are also some books, DVDs, CDs, videos, magazines, maps, boules, board games, other games & cards held, which are available for guests' use.
All the bedrooms have security roller blinds, roller mosquito net blinds, ceiling fans, mirrors, bedside lamps and chests of drawers or bedside tables. Each of the bedrooms have large fitted double wardrobes (some with shelves), with ample hanging space and hangers to satisfy all holidaymakers' requirements.
It is fully double-glazed with thermostatic electric oil wall radiators, so you will be warm and comfortable in winter. Several pictures, plates and mirrors adorn the walls throughout. There are 2 steps up to the front security door and 4 steps down to the swimming pool; otherwise it is suitable for the elderly or disabled.
In addition to the ceiling fans in each of the bedrooms there are three free standing electric fans for your use in the summer.
There are two full shower rooms, one of which is en-suite to the main bedroom.
Cots or a high chair can be hired.
Hand and bath towels, bed linen (with sheet & pillow protectors) and bath mats for the shower rooms are also supplied as well as a kitchen towel and tea towel.
The villa is cleaned prior to your holiday and afterwards.
|Further details outdoors|
There is a private kidney-shaped salt water pool (approx. 8x5m) for a relaxing and rejuvenating holiday experience, with underwater lights and Roman steps, surrounded by a tiled patio area & outside tiled shower. A large covered terrace (naya), with a table & chairs, ideal for “al fresco” dining or for enjoying the views, overlooks the swimming pool. The paved BBQ area is adjacent to the pool patio, has a stone BBQ and a stone round table with matching benches also ideal for “al fresco” dining. The pool is maintained twice weekly during the summer months and weekly for the rest of the year.
The walled garden of 850 sq.m. has lemon and almond trees, agaves, bushes, cacti, palms & shrubs in a typical Spanish setting with secure gates and is regularly maintained.
Suitable for young children and the elderly. Children can play safely in various areas of the gardens and can use the buckets and spades.
The garage has a traditional beamed ceiling and houses the washing machine & portable additional BBQ.
There is plenty of outside lighting to enjoy the warm evenings.
There is only one lady's bicycle available.
A deposit of 25% of the rent is required to secure the booking. A security deposit of £200 (250€) is necessary with the final balance.
An English-speaking representative is on hand to answer any questions and to to deal with any local problems.
The Costa Blanca offers virtually year-round sunshine making it one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe. The Costa Blanca remains one of the most scenic areas of Spain, where unspoilt fishing villages and historic towns lie between miles of beautiful rock coves and white sandy beaches, most of which have received the prestigious European “Blue Flag” award for safety and cleanliness.
In this region as you drive around the winding roads there is spectacular mountain scenery and many charming traditional towns and villages, such as Benissa, Gata and the magnificent fortress town of Guadalest built on a precipice. There are many other medieval villages well worth visiting.
The local green countryside is dotted with beautiful individual white-washed villas. Shady pine woods, citrus groves and vine terracing make a pretty and relaxing setting for those wanting to unwind on a peaceful holiday away from the package tour crowds. This is a fantastic area with no shortage of things to do, or places to visit and catering for all tastes.
There are several nearby golf courses in the area to choose from.
The nearest beaches are about 5 minutes drive into Calpe with its fishing port, fish restaurants, marina and long promenades. They are long white sandy beaches with lots of restaurants, bars and children's play areas. Here you can find the famous spectacular Calpe Rock rising 332m high which dramatically divides the two beaches. There are many other bars and restaurants in Calpe and nearby offering varied top quality local and international cuisine that cater for every taste (Greek, Dutch, German, Belgian, Chinese, Japanese, Italian, French etc). The old town has narrow streets, steps and is very picturesque with its museums, colourful paintings on the walls, traditional tapas bars and quaint park areas. There are well preserved Roman & Moorish remains which are evidence of Calpe’s rich history. The salt lake on the edge of the town is home to flamingos and numerous other aquatic birds. In Calpe you can enjoy all the hustle and bustle and variety of activities that it has to offer
The property is only 15-20 mins drive from the popular coastal resort of Moraira and only a further 10 mins drive to the beautiful Jalon Valley with its terraced citrus and almond groves and wonderful scenery, Oliva, Denia & Javea. Benidorm is only 30 mins drive away offering more attractions such as discos, nightclubs, shows, bars, Aqualanda Water Park, Mundomar (a marine and exotic animal park) and the theme park of ‘Terra Mitica’. Alicante airport is less than an hour’s drive away, Valencia’s is about 20 min. more.
There are also many other activities such as safari parks, kiddies' fair, tennis, golf, go-kart racing, climbing, walking, various water sports, sailing, swimming, diving, ice-skating, boat hire/trips, cycling and other trips nearby.