Bungalow | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 7
Conveniently situated on the BEACH SIDE of the N332 (so no busy roads to cross!) and located within the old SEASIDE 'PUEBLO' (village area) of LA ZENIA, therefore literally 5 minutes walk to the beach, this comfortable semi-detached Villa/Bungalow has been furnished in a more 'traditional' style.
It has an open plan lounge/kitchen/diner, bathroom and 2 bedrooms both with double wardrobes, and a utility room off the kitchen.There is a large sofa bed in the lounge. There is a flat screen TV with English and Spanish stations, including a kiddies channel.
There are also some books, games, a DVD player and a DVD library of family films.
To the front of the property there is a walled and gated terrace with patio furniture and a BBQ.
It is level walking distance from the property to the beach which has 'board walk' access.
The exclusive 'Seaside Area' of 'old' La Zenia mainly consists of detached private Villas located along Palm lined Avenues leading to the sea.
The Villa/Bungalow is situated in the 'Avenida De La Palmeras' (Avenue of the Palms) within the small development of 'El Pueblito' facing onto its private central square.
There is a small park with a kiddie play area and next to that there is the lovely 'Orihuela Costa Hotel' which has 2 pools/pool side snack bar/BBQ and Irish 'Pub' and a silver service restaurant plus a 'Chill Out' area open in the evenings. Its possible to arrange weddings here too.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||La Zenia 300 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||250 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Murcia then Alicante 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, CD player, Safe|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors||
A TRAVEL COT WITH LINEN AND HIGH CHAIR are available TO RENT if required.
Please bare in mind that FULL OCCUPANCY of the property will be 'tight'. YOU ARE ALSO REMINDED THAT THERE IS ONLY ONE BATHROOM.
The property maybe suitable for people with restricted mobility = please ask us.
|Further details outdoors||
Parking Available in road outside the house. Bus stop into Town is a short walk away
The Costa Blanca/Valencia region
TORREVIEJA AND FURTHER AFIELD
In town you will find a MALL, CASINO, a CINEMA that also shows English films during the week, a CRAFT MARKET, FUN FAIR, WATER PARK and an actual Submarine used as a museum moored in the harbor.
Go Bird Watching at La Mata lake.
Catch the ferry and take a picnic to the Island of Tabaca which was once used as a lookout point to spot invading pirates. There is a small shop and a restaurant on the Island.
Book a coach trip to Benidorn at the tourist office in town.
Trips include the theme park TERRA MITICA, MUNDO MAR (Sea World), the BENIDORN PALACE DINNER SHOW and GUADALEST, an old Moorish stronghold.
Steeped in history this deep water Naval Port and lovely city offers lots to see and do such as: a CASTLE, ROMAN AMPHITHEATER, tourist bus and boat and much more. Throughout the year large cruise ships dock here. Go in September when they stage 'The Romans v The Cartagenians' a 2 week festival celebrating the events leading up to this historical War and the leaving from the city of HANNIBAL for Rome with his army. The parades and costumes could be straight from a Hollywood studio.
Visit TERRA NATURA the themed ZOO/WATER PARK.
The city has an interesting old city centre and Cathedral.
There are approximately 5 a short drive away and many more within a 30 minute driving distance. The closest is The Villa Martin Championship Golf Course. Adjacent to it there is a 2 storey Plaza with many restaurants and bars.
LA MANGA, famous for water sports and its GOLF COURSE, is approximately 45 minutes away further down the coast.
See the 'What To See and Do' and 'All You Need To Know' books in the property for more ideas and information.
This information was written in good faith and was correct at the time of writing.
Immediately adjacent to the property there is a small public PARK with a CHILDREN'S PLAY AREA and next to that is the lovely 2 storey ORIHUELA COSTA 'RESORT' HOTEL which is OPEN TO NON-RESIDENTS. It is free to use the pools most of the year but in the height of the season (July-August)you may be charged to use the pools, (2 euros per adult/kids over 10yrs in 2012). However, DON'T FORGET THAT the beach is only 5 mins walk away.
The Hotel offers both adult and kids pools, a poolside restaurant and bar, a stylish 'Chill Out Zone' with 'four poster' double lounging 'beds', settees and arm chairs and bar, plus a Gym, basement 'PUB' and a very good 'silver service' restaurant offering an excellent wine list.
There are many other restaurants and bars in the area all within a short walk so a car is not necessary. There is a BUS STOP into town a short walk away.
As mentioned before, It is level walking distance to the beach, Hotel and restaurants.
There is also a small supermarket approximately 150m away (not always open in the winter) and a bigger supermarket (CONSUM) at the top of the road just up from the main road roundabout known as 'PADDY'S POINT', there is a shopping trolley in the property for your convenience.
At the roundabout you will also find 'PADDY'S' a well known Irish Bar as well as many other bars and restaurants.
You can catch the bus into town, hire a car or Taxi from Paddy's Point. There is also a dentist and chemist located there.
NEW FOR 2012 is the plush new ZENIA BOULEVARD SHOPPING MALL which is approximately 1 mile away up towards Villa Martin. It includes a cinema and bowling alley and food court. Try MUERDE LA PASTA 'All you can eat Buffet'.
There really is a lot to do in the area including a visit to the WATER PARK in town or riding at the local stables. There is a GO KART track and mini FUN PARK a VERY short drive away.
The 3 fabulous beaches of La Zenia are at the bottom of the road and if you follow the coastal path round the headland you will come to CABO RIOG Beach and Marina.
CABO RIOG 'strip' has a host of bars and restaurants located along the Main Road including more IRISH BARS!!
VILLA MARTIN GOLF COURSE - is a short drive away and adjacent there is a 2 story PLAZA of BARS and RESTAURANTS catering for every taste. Check out the Irish Bar there!