The villa is located in a quiet, classy street in the urbanisation of El Chaparral about 5 klms from the lively town of Torrevieja. It has a high perimeter wall and a large 600 mtr plot with gardens, three patios, private pool, and secluded sun terrace. There are two twin bedrooms and one double bedroom with on suite. plus separate shower / toilet room. A large lounge with two seven foot leather sofas, sky television with all the English channels a separate kitchen with cooker, hob, fridge freezer, microwave etc. There are two sets of tables and chairs and a large gas bar b que for al fresco dining.It is five minutes walk from the villa to the local bars and restaurants, banks, garage (with English newspapers and fresh bread), car hire and chemist. The nearest beach is La Mata being 3 klms from the villa and there are also several lively beaches with bars and restaurants on the edge of Torrevieja also the vast beach of Guardamar which is approximately 12 klms from the villa.
Three minutes walk from the villa there is a wild and stunning natural park with sandy paths, which is ideal for walkers and cyclists in the cooler months . A local walking group welcomes holiday makers and makes the journey to the seaside resort of La Mata every Sunday morning (two hour leisurely walk) and there is a more exacting walk on Wednesdays. There is also the opportunity to walk in the hills about 30 mins drive from the villa with a guide and the company organising the same will collect and return you to El Chaparral. Full details and other ideas of things to do are in the red folder at the villa.
The go cart track is about 3 klms away and there is horse riding and a, water park locally.The villa is within 30 mins driving distance of five golf courses. There is a good local bus service 3 mins walk from the villa. There is a local market every day of the week with many bargains to be had plus several high class designer shops in Torrevieja itself. The villa is ideal for families who want a lively and varied holiday plus the chance for some chill out time. The area is well populated in winter as there are many full time residents living nearbye.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 en suite and 1 shower room, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Nearest beach||La Mata 3 km|
|Nearest Amenities||10 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Alicante or Mucia 50 km, Nearest railway: Alicante 55 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Single Beds (4), Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
Large walled garden mostly paved with orange lemon and palm trees and roses. Outdoor shower, covered area so that you can relax , and eat in the shade if you wish. Three patio areas and secluded roof terrace. In the evening the patios are well lit and there are patio doors leading from the villa onto the rear patio next to the private pool.
Swimming pool professionally maintained and available all year round but not heated.
We can arrange collection and return to either Alicante or Murcia airports by English speaking representative.
English key holder available to answer any questions and to assist with any problems.
A 60 euro fee is payable upon arrival at the villa, for cleaning and laundry.
The Costa Blanca gets its name from its many beautiful white beaches. The climate is warm during spring and autumn and hot during the summer months. Winter is also a wonderful time for walking, cycling and horse riding although on many days you can still sunbath at midday.
The area is a favourite with British holiday makers because it it easy to reach - a two hour flight and you can travel from most U.K. Airports direct to Alicante or Murcia. The weather is fantastic, the food is great and the cost of eating out etc is very reasonable.
El Chaparral is approximately 4klm from Torrevieja giving you the best of both worlds. All the lively activity on your doorstep yet peace and quiet in the villa itself. Torrevieja has several beautiful beaches and a long, wide promenade with many cafes and restaurants. A new harbour is nearing completion and a new pier taking you about a mile out to see has recently been opened.
There are countless bars, an open air market every morning and evening, and many shops from bargain to designer clothing, leather goods etc. There are many fiestas usually in April and October and the locals are very welcoming and mostly speak good English.