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SUPERB, FAMILY VILLA, OVERLOOKING THE SEA WITH PRIVATE, HEATED POOL

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Overview

Property

Updated: 17-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

About the property

3 bed, 2 bathrooms, with sea views, 300 metres from the sea

Secluded family villa located in the sought after area of Coveta Fuma, near to El Campello. This perfect family villa offers spacious, light and airy accommodation on one level, with spectacular sea views, a private, heated swimming pool(winter months) The villa has awnings and parasols for those who prefer the shade and many cool areas of the garden to sit. The villa also benefits from hot and cold air conditioning, a large woodburner in the lounge and has additional gas heaters for the cooler months. Being located only a 25 minute drive from Alicante airport, the location could not be more perfect. The villa and garden areas have been renovated and repainted with new garden furniture, cooker, hob, dishwasher and extractor fitted in October 2015. A basic welcome pack is also provided for your convenience on arrival.

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About the Owner

Maureen Barkworth
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 March, 2017

Why Maureen Barkworth chose Alicante Area

The villa is very well situated, near to a small, but well stocked supermarket, the coastal tram line(so we don't always need to hire a car when we come out), the newly completed children’s play area, adjacent to the bars and restaurants, so they are always in sight, safely playing while we enjoy pre dinner drinks and the area is only serviced by minor, residential roads, so no traffic to worry about. Also, Coveta now has its own gym, for those that wish to keep up their fitness levels while away. Also, the beach tavernas found at the main, natural cove, do fantastic paellas and fresh, locally caught fish, so we really have found our Shangrila!

What makes this villa unique

We chose to buy this holiday villa mainly because the accommodation was ideal for our expanding family, the pool is fenced and safe and being heated means we can enjoy the villa all year round(when not being enjoyed by our villa guests, of course) and whenever things get tough in UK, we can always visualize ourselves sitting on the verandah, with a glass of wine, watching the sunset, with not a care in the world. The villa has been registered with the Spanish Tourist Board.

42 Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(42 traveller reviews)

5

Fabulous choice of villa

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Brian and Maureen for a first class holiday in this beautiful villa! The house was conveniently only half an hour from Alicante Airport.. The photos do not do the villa justice. We were thrilled to arrive and find the villa to be immaculately clean and beautifully furnished. It was well appointed with all the needed conveniences and everything was in very good condition. The kitchen was spacious and very appetising. The beautiful sparkling pool was well used by us. All in all , the place has a fresh lovely feeling to it and we were really pleased with our choice! We would love to come back again sometime and enjoy special , relaxing times in this villa. Very highly recommended! It was a pleasure dealing with Brian , who was happy to help out in any way needed.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Once again Villa Carlanna has worked its magic and sent off happy guests, fully relaxed and rejuvenated. We hope to see you both again.
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5

`Step off the carousel of life`

  • 5 of 5

The Villa Carlanna is in a fantastic location with some amazing views out over the sea that are simply breath-taking day and night.

The villa is well appointed and on arrival the level of cleanliness was exceptional thanks to Maureen and her team, Sorry Brian!

The equipment in the villa works well and the Wi-Fi and internet connection is very strong. The bed in the master bedroom offers a very good night’s sleep but you will need the air-conditioning on.

The pièce de résistance is the swimming pool, well maintained and clear blue.

The whole place has a very excellent vibe and is in an idyllic location for a relaxing break. I would wholeheartedly recommend this place to anyone.

The only negative for me and Carole was the fact that we had leave the villa and come home.

Many thanks to Brian and Maureen

P.S try the local bars and restaurants they are fantastic especially the `Cheeky Monkey`

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Stunning villa

  • 5 of 5

What a stunning villa and area , we could all have sat outside and looked at the sea view all day.

Maureen and Brian organised out transfers to and from the airport which went so smoothly, they are run from the local shop, who were the most friendly people you could imagine.( they use to drop off my 85 year old inlaws for free)

The local bars are great especially the cheeky monkey.

The tram service se fantastic 10 mins from El Campello which has great shops and bars plus a very large beach, and a lidl.

We had one slight problem but Brian was at the villa within 20 mins although it was nothing to do with the property. But all was sorted very quickly.

We shall be back to this wonderful place thank you Maureen and Brian for a wonderful holiday

John,Chris, Harry, Gill, Bradley, Joan, & Maurice.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind remarks and we are so pleased that you all enjoyed your stay. As you have said, the villa is perfectly situated, near to all you would need for a great family holiday and we hope to see you again soon.
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5

Fabulous Villa

  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous villa in a stunning setting with sea views from all sides. The villa was clean, well equipped and had everything we needed for our stay. We are a family of 5 so the pool provided lots of entertainment. The area is lovely, the main beach at El Campello is a tram ride away but lots of shops, restaurants and white sands. The tram is great, runs every half an hour and stops at some lovely places from Benidorm to Alicante. Press the button to make it stop (as we learnt !).We loved the area of Coveta Fuma, I would recommend a car. The small square had some great restaurants and a lovely laid back vibe. Thanks for a wonderful stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your favourable review of your recent stay in Villa Carlanna. Luckily the neighbours have just cut back their bushes more, so the view towards the cove is now even better! We hope to see you all again in the near future.
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4

Excellent value for money

  • 4 of 5

Good kitchen and dining area though the sitting room has a strange layout with the TV rather divorced from the sofas. Great terrace facing south. Main double bed very good though the 2 single bedded rooms are not brilliant. Internet speed poor (2.5Mb).

  • Review Submitted: Mar 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you found your longer winter stay in Villa Carlanna good. The lounge area is very bright and airy, so only has one suitable wall area to unobtrusively house the TV, the view afforded from the sofas, being towards the sea and pool area, which is favoured by our Spring/Summer guests. The leather sofa is very light, and can easily be turned of an evening to face the TV, if required. However, the view from the other sofa does give a direct view towards the TV, from which guests can enjoy the basic SKY package. The wifi speed provided for the villa is 3mb, which is normal for holiday villas, to allow for daily checking of emails while guests are staying. We are glad that we could be of help to you on many occasions during your stay, when you needed advice and assistance regarding postal deliveries, car repairs etc and look forward to perhaps hosting your next winter break.
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5

A Christmas break in the sun

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 had a wonderful week in this villa over the Christmas holidays.

The Villa is located about 20 minutes drive from Alicante Airport so we decided not to hire a car. This turned out to be a good decision because everything we needed was only a 10 minute walk away, including the Coveta Fuma tram stop. The tram is a great way of getting around and only 5 minutes to El Campello.

On arrival Brian was there to meet us and showed us around the villa and explained how everything worked. He was even nice enough to take me on a quick drive around the area to show me where the Restaurants, shop and tram stop were located.

The villa itself is lovely, very well laid out and very clean and the perfect place for family or friends. The best part for me was the terrace outside with it's sea views(the pictures on the site do not do it justice) and all day sun, which is just what i wanted in December. The gardens in the villa are beautiful and well kept and has other terraces to sit if you want to be out of the sun. For the kids the heated pool was their highlight of the holiday. The pool was immaculately clean and the temperature was perfect (30°C).

I would also like to say dealing with Maureen and Brian was a pleasure. They were helpful and always on hand if i had any queries, and made the process of booking to arrival at the villa a stress free process. Our family will be returning to this wonderful place.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your favourable and kind comments about your recent stay in Villa Carlanna. Improvements to the villa have been made over the last few months, following a rather harsh and inaccurate review posted in the Summer. In ours, and the majority of the the villa guests opinions, the villa has everything a family could wish for to enjoy their stay and want to return. See you all again soon.
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Location

From the Owner

The villa is very well situated, near to a small, but well stocked supermarket, the coastal tram line(so we don't always need to hire a car when we come out), the newly completed children’s play area, adjacent to the bars and restaurants, so they are always in sight, safely playing while we enjoy pre dinner drinks and the area is only serviced by minor, residential roads, so no traffic to worry about. Also, Coveta now has its own gym, for those that wish to keep up their fitness levels while away. Also, the beach tavernas found at the main, natural cove, do fantastic paellas and fresh, locally caught fish, so we really have found our Shangrila!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Alicante at 25 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Local bars and restaurants at 700 Metres Nearest Ferry : Denia to Ibiza at 40 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Bonalba Golf Resort(other courses within 15-20kms at 5 Kilometres Nearest Train : Coastal tram service linking to Alicante main line at 800 Metres Nearest Motorway : A7 autopista at 500 Metres Nearest Restaurant : Chinese, Spanish, Italian, British and Dutch at 700 Metres Nearest Ski : Granada, Sierra Nevada at 400 Kilometres Nearest Beach : 300 metres from the villa at 300 Metres Car: not necessary

The beach nearest the villa is only a 300 metre walk, is very safe, and has excellent snorkelling opportunities.

Within only ten minutes you can also be exploring inland Spain as well as enjoying the coastal delights.

The expansive and award winning sandy beaches of El Campello and San Juan playa are only a five minute drive or ten minute tram journey from the villa, and Benidorm with its theme and water parks, nightlife and souvenir shopping is only a twenty minute tram ride. A basic welcome pack is provided for your arrival.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Spring 2017
5 Mar 2017 - 17 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
Summer 2017
18 Jun 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,350
for 7 nights
£1,350
 
 
Autumn 2017
17 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
Winter 2017
29 Oct 2017 - 3 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£850
for 7 nights
£850
£1,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Add an extra £100 per week for the pool heater to be in use during your stay. Monthly rates are based on two staying, for larger groups please enquire.
The pool heater takes 3 days to heat, so it is important that you make this decision when booking, so the water will be at a pleasant temperature for your arrival.
Fortnightly bookings-10% discount for second week excluding the pool heater cost.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

We chose to buy this holiday villa mainly because the accommodation was ideal for our expanding family, the pool is fenced and safe and being heated means we can enjoy the villa all year round(when not being enjoyed by our villa guests, of course) and whenever things get tough in UK, we can always visualize ourselves sitting on the verandah, with a glass of wine, watching the sunset, with not a care in the world. The villa has been registered with the Spanish Tourist Board.

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village

Attractions

  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 150 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Built in wardrobes
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, Built in wardrobes
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed, Built in wardrobes
  • Sofabed in Living room - 1 Double Bed, Sofabed
  • The bedrooms and family bathroom are ideally located off the lounge, behind a reasonably sound proof door, where the kids can sleep indisturbed, while the adults enjoy their evenings in the lounge, the outside dining terrace or on the verandah. This internal door, which segregates the living and sleeping area, also serves to keep the bedrooms cool during the day, so maintaining an ideal sleeping temperature. By keeping this door closed, the sleeping area a/c works efficiently, allowing for the patio doors and windows of the living area to be kept open to allow the gentle sea breezes to flow through. All bed linen, bath towels, hand towels and, tea towels are provided. Pool/beach towels are also provided, we just ask that(if you get the opportunity) during your last evening, that you wash most of them through in the villa machine, as time is short on changeover days. For fortnightly or longer bookings, a midway bed change can be provided at request. A travel cot is also available.

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • 6 garden chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • The pool heater, when used with the roller thermal blanket, will heat the pool to approximately 30 degrees. As the average day time temperature in December, January and February is only 17 - 20 degrees, in our opinion, this isn't warm enough to enjoy the use of the pool, so the heater is generally out of commission during these months, however, if you feel you would benefit from the heater being commissioned(at the extra cost of 100 per week) please just ask when you make an enquiry.

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