Finca | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
A luxurious, traditional spanish farmhouse (finca) located in a stunning rural setting, perfectly situated between the bussling and cosmapolitan towns of Javea and Moraira, less than 10 minutes away, or just a few minutes to the quaint village of Benitachell.
The accommodation consists of the main country house known as Escondite and a self-contained guest cottage - Casita de Escondite. The main house comprises of 4 bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms. On the top level is the master bedroom, with dressing and full bathroom. The bedroom has a emperor size bed, is air-conditioned and has patio doors overlooking a pretty courtyard. The bathroom has bath, shower enclosure, toilet, bidet and sink, with views over the gardens and tennis court. On the main level there is the entrance area with cloak cupboard, this then leads on to the large kitchen with breakfast/dining area. From the kitchen you can go either north or south, either way will take you into a different lounge. One of the lounges has a log burner, with plenty of seating area, it also has patio doors leading out to the garden with fish pond. This room also has air-conditioning, SKY tv, music system etc etc. The other lounge again has plenty of seating, along with a large rustic dining table, that seats 8 to 10. This lounge boasts a traditional open fireplace. Oh and there is an upright piano!. From the 1st lounge there are 4 steps up to a small lounge/study area that then leads onto 2 double bedrooms, both with ensuite shower rooms, again both bedrooms have air-conditioning. The forth bedroom is a twin bedded room with ensuite shower room. Finally in the main house there a large house keeping room which could possibly be used as further accommodation if necessary. Now moving on to the Casita, which is located at the end of the garden where the tennis court and garage is. This comprises of a double bedroom, ensuite shower room, and cosy kitchen/lounge area, with it´s own garden and enclosed courtyard which also has a kennel for you dog should require. The outside area of the farmhouse consists of 5000 square meters of landscaped gardens including two separate lawns, large kidney shaped swimming pool with roman steps, bbq area and tennis court. Further to this is another 2000 square meters of natural garden area which can be used for additional parking and a general fun area for the kids to play football etc.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Javea - Moraira - Cumbre del Sol 5 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Alicante or Valenica, Nearest railway: Denia and Teulada|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 5 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ|
The Costa Blanca/Valencia region
BENITACHELL is a tranquil and picturesque village, originally an Arab outpost, with a stunning coastline nearby, which is formed by a succession of cliffs of more than a 100m high that descend vertically into the sea. Located towards the northern end of the Costa Blanca, the village is just off the A-7 Motorway, about an hours drive from Alicante airport.
A charming Spanish village between Teulada and Javea, Benitachell has become very popular as a
place to live all year round for many foreigners. Although just five minutes drive to the beach at either Moraira or Javea, it provides the best of both worlds for those wanting a more peaceful holiday.
Several urbanisations surround the old town, the largest of which - Cumbre del Sol, has spectacular views over the sea, its own little beach, plus modern supermarkets and banks.
JAVEA is situated on the most easterly point on Mainland Spain at the northern end of the Costa Blanca, approximately 100kms from Valencia and 90 kms from Alicante. The coastline has scenic rocky coves, wonderful beaches and dramatic cliffs. Javea has been voted environmentally near perfect by the World Health Organisation and boasts 320 days of sunshine a year! Javea can be divided into three main areas, the Old Town, the Port and the Arenal.
JAVEA OLD TOWN This is the ancient town centre steeped in medieval history which has largely been preserved throughout the centuries. Here you can wander through the maze of narrow streets and small plazas. The Gothic fortified church of San Bartolome dominates the centre of the town. This building dates back to the 15th century, half religious half military. At the side of the church is a beautiful Neo Gothic building which houses the indoor market where you can buy local fresh produce daily. The colourful outdoor market takes place every Thursday in the market place.
JAVEA PORT This was originally a fishing community but has now become one of the main tourist centres of the town. Here amongst the modern buildings you will find the ancient quarters of narrow streets with the simple whitewashed fisherman's houses. It is a lively bustling area with many shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. Just the place to sit and sample the local wines whilst watching the fishing boats bringing in the days catch. From the heart of then port rises the majestic structure of the church of Our Lady of Loreto with a roof which imitates the hull of a ship. The modern Nautical Club at the marina has facilities for all forms of water sports.
Javeas blue flag beach where the shore gently slopes into the warm sea. The promenade has a number of shops, cafes, bars and restaurants providing a variety of food to suit all tastes. During the evening in the Summer months, you will find a various stalls here selling a variety of handmade crafts. Many of the bars have live music and there are several discotheques for those that like to dance the night away.
MORAIRA is small coastal town situated in the beautiful mountainous north-eastern tip of the Costa Blanca. The resort is conveniently placed between the airports of Alicante and Valencia (about 90km from each). The surrounding region has a quiet and relaxing atmosphere, with beautiful and unspoilt scenery and many small villages to explore. ??The town itself has pleasantly grown from a small fishing village to an attractive holiday and retirement resort, retaining its considerable charm that attracts visitors from all over Europe. It's also particularly popular with Spanish holidaymakers from Madrid and Valencia. Moraira has an impressive marina, an excellent variety of local shops, markets, harbourside fish restaurants and bars and best of all has still managed to preserve its Spanish character.
There are several scenic coves nearby. Granadella , with its crystal clear waters is a favourite for scuba diving and snorkelling as is Portichol. There is even a naturist beach at Ambolo.
Activities. Nearly every kind of watersport is catered for in Javea and Moraira and for those who don´t want to get their feet wet there is golf, bowls, tennis, cycling, horse riding and hiking to name but a few.
Places to visit. The beautiful city of Valencia with its historic buildings, museums and wonderful shopping centres is only 1 hour away. For the younger members in your party, Benidorms Terra Mitica (40 mins away) theme park is a must, you will also find Acqualandia and Mundomar here. At Gata de Gorgos (8km) you will find what the local craft industries have to offer - palm leaf, rattan and wickerwork articles. The Tourist Office, there are three, one in each area of Javea, will have details of nearby places of interest. Be sure to check if there are any fiestas taking place during your stay, these are always well worth a visit.
Whatever you are looking for in a holiday, you will be sure to find it here in Javea, the jewel of the Costa Blanca.