Whether you are looking for a beach holiday or to walk in stunning mountain scenery our villa is the perfect holiday base. La Alberca is a development set in the mountains rising inland from Benidorm on the Mediterranean coast. This modern villa is detached has off road parking, roof terrace, patio and use of a well-maintained almost adjacent communal pool.
Inside the property is air-conditioned, comfortable, quiet and well-equipped. Oil-filled radiators are fitted in the living room and each bedroom that make the property also suitable for comfortable stays in the cooler winter months of the year. Wi-fi is also provided that allows for email and moderate internet browsing.
The spacious L-shaped living room is air-conditioned and also has two oil-filled wall heaters. It is furnished in contemporary style with large comfortable sofa, flat screen TV with satellite channels, DVD player, and radio/CD system. There is a separate dining area with glass and chrome table and six chairs.
The fully fitted kitchen is separated from the lounge by a small breakfast bar and is equipped with fridge/freezer, electric oven, halogen hob, extractor, microwave and washing machine. All cutlery, pots, and cooking utensils are provided. Broom, ironing board, iron, vacuum cleaner and airer are located in the cupboard off the dining area.
Bedroom 1 is on first floor with air conditioning and wall heater, double bed, built-in wardrobe, en-suite bathroom and direct access to the sun terrace. A second bedroom is on the ground floor with air conditioning and wall heater, ceiling fan, built-in wardrobe, and twin beds (which can be made up as a large double if requested in advance). The en-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 has white WC, basin, and bath tub with shower over. There is a second family bathroom on the ground floor with white WC, basin and walk-in shower.
Outside the property has a raised covered porch to the front with small table and chairs for relaxed eating or drinking at any time of the day. At the rear, with direct access from the kitchen, is a secluded paved patio with great views of the mountains that rise spectacularly directly behind the villa. Here there is a large table with sun umbrella that comfortably seats six together with a gas BBQ and two sun loungers. A sun terrace reached from the main bedroom has wonderful views of the surrounding mountains as well as the Mediterranean sea in the distance.
The shared swimming pool is conveniently located just one house away from the property. With the swimming pool so close, and the excellent facilities all within a very short drive, this villa makes a perfect holiday base for couples or families.
The popular resort of Benidorm with its stunning blue flag beaches, extensive night-life and all the amenities you would expect of a busy resort town is just 20 minutes drive. For those seeking a more restful beach holiday the towns of Albir and Altea are a similar distance. Excellent local amenities can be found in the towns of La Nucia and Polop de la Marina, both of which are less than 10 minutes drive from the property. There is an excellent choice of restaurants within 10 minutes drive.
Climbers, walkers and those looking to venture into the spectacular mountains of the locality will find the villa to be an ideal base nestling on the lower slopes of Puig Campana with uninterrupted views of the summit. The hill top town of Guadalest and stunning scenery of the Xallon Valley can both be easily reached with a very short car drive.
Families with children will appreciate the closeness of Terra Mitica theme park and Terra Natura water park. Alternatively the Fonts d'Algar are just 25 minutes away where you can swim in the clear cool waters of the cascades and picnic under the shade of the trees.
Visitors with reduced mobility will appreciate the grab rails installed in the downstairs walk-in shower, and to the front & rear external entrances.
You can check into the property from 4.00 pm on the arrival day but will try and accomodate an earlier checkin whenever possible depending on the previous guests' departure. Check out time is 10.00 am on the morning of departure although again we will try and accomodate all requests to stay later if there are no guests due to check in on the same day.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Albir 10 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Alicante 65 km, Nearest railway: Benidorm 11 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||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
La Alberca is a development set in the mountains just 20 minutes inland from Benidorm. The nearest airport is Alicante which is 60km away (about 40 minutes drive). One can also fly into Valencia airport although this is 150km or around 90/100 minutes drive.
A car is essential to make best use of this villa and full driving directions will be sent with booking confirmation.
Spectacular mountains stretch along this section of the Costa Blanca mean great walking and climbing are all within a very short drive of the villa making this the perfect base for such a holiday. The popular and historic hill top town of Guadalest can be reached in about 15 minutes.
There are various beaches that can be reached within 20 minutes drive ranging from the smaller quieter beaches at Albir or Villa Joyosa, to the busy blue flag ones at Benidorm.
Visitors with children will also appreciate the closeness of Terra Mitica theme park and Terra Natura water park. Alternatively the Fonts d'Algar near Callosa d'en Sarria are just 25 minutes drive where you can swim in the clear, cool waters of the cascades and picnic under the shade of the trees.
Several supermarkets can be found within five minutes drive together with numerous other shops, banks, and local markets in the surrounding towns of La Nucia, Polop, Albir, and Altea within 20 minutes.More extensive shopping can also be found in the bustling resort of Benidorm and the La Marina Shopping Centre.
In addition there is also a small bakery and bar within walking distance for fresh bread that also serves drinks and light snacks.