Family apartment available for rent, just a few minutes walk from nearest beach or a few kilometers to a selection of other beaches. Lots of shops, bars, pubs, restaurants and banks just a few minutes walk away, in a large complex.
Situated a few hundred yards from the main coast road, it is ideally situated for exploring the larger towns up and down the coast. There are lots of things to see locally; the nature reserve, Nation's park, the old tower, waterfall in Torrevieja, La Zenia beach and Punta Prima beach.
Apartment complex has a large swimming pool available to residents, which can be observed from the garden, making it totally safe for children. There are also several golf courses in the locality, as well as places of interest to view and shop. A book of activities, maps and restaurants is available in the apartment. Please add to it, if you discover other interesting places.
Wi-fi has been newly installed and is free for guests to use.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Nearest beach||Playa Flamenca 400 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: MURCIA 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Single Beds (4), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
This long, sandy stretch of the Costa Blanca is littered with small coves and exclusive beaches as well as the fun filled holiday beaches. Shops, bars and restaurants are in ample supply and the temperate climate means that these can be enjoyed all year round.
Several large places of interest provide planty of things to do. They inclue Rio Safari at Elche, Historic and Cultural Murcia, Stepped city of Guadalest, Salt Lakes at Torrevieja and the cave houses at Orihuela.
Alicante itself, as well as being the airport town, also has some of the best fish restaurants in the vacinity along the harbour area.
Benidorm is an hour's drive up the Ap7 motorway (toll of 2.95 euros payable) or a 90 minute drive along the coast road (N332). In Benidorm is the excellect Terra Mitica theme park and Mundomar dolphin park. Why not make a day of it and stop for lunch, in one of the fish restaurants on the way.
There are lots of places other than beaches, which can be reached from the apartment without difficulties. A book containing details of these, is kept in the cupboard in the living room.
The salt flats can be visited via a bird watching centre, containing leaflets on the types of birds found there.
From Torrevieja Harbour it is possible to catch the ferry to Tarabac Island, steeped in history and excellent for bird watchers.
In Torrevieja Town Centre, you can marvel at the waterfalls and statues in the town square, or eat a meal in the beachside restaurants, or go shopping in the shops and boutiques in the centre. When the shops shut for siesta, you can sample traditional Spanish cooking by walking one road back from the sea front. These restaurants provide chances for you to try out your Spanish as well as providing a cheap, interesting meal, washed down with local wine.
Close to the town cente is a mini golf site and near the apartment is the karting track, with mini-carts for young children.
There is a weekly Saturday Street market and two car boot sales on Thursdays and Sundays. Torrevieja street market in on Fridays but a daily fruit and veg market can also be found. Guadamar has a Wednesday market, finishing at the beach, Almoradi has a Sunday market, making a square around the church in the town centre.
Golfers Paradise Playa Flamenca is surrounded by five first class 18 hole golf courses ; Villamartin, Royal Campoamor, Las Ramblas, La Finca and Ciudad Quesada, all within a short drive from our apartment. Other courses including La Manga complex available within a 30 - 45 minute drive from the apartment. Villamartin golf course is located on the Orihuela Costa is the closest (10 minute drive) and probably the best-known course in the area. Designed by Paul Putman and opened in 1972 the 1994 Mediterranean open was hosted here and, to much local delight, was won by Jose Maria Olazabal. This region of Spain enjoys particularly pleasant winters, and is ideal for golf.