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Old town apartment in sunny Villajoyosa, Spain

People8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,668 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom apartment (sleeps 6) located in old town Villajoyosa 5min. from beach

Within the old city walls, only a 40 minute drive from Alicante airport , you will find this lovely apartment in authentic Spanish style. The flat has 2 beautifully tiled bathrooms and 2 double bedrooms, but can sleep 6 people and is perfect for 2 families travelling together. French doors open up to the views on both sides of the apartment and the spacious roof terrace looking over the ocean speaks for itself.The flat has open spaces and is fully furnished. During the colder months the stone fireplace in the living room is a great place to gather in the evenings.

The wonderful, sandy beach is only a 5min.Walk away and offers sunbeds, volleyball nets, playgrounds for children and restaurants for your convenience. With great access to the bustling city life of Benidorm and Altea, as well as Alicante and Valencia, golf courses, an amusement park, a modern shopping centre and breathtaking mountain landscape this apartment is situated in the perfect location no matter what your needs are.

More Details

Property Manager
Gunvall Slatlem
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, Swedish, Norwegian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
10 November, 2017

About Gunvall Slatlem

I am a married father of 3 daughters and a very young 60 something at heart. I live a 30min drive south of Oslo with my wife and youngest daughter. I started out as an ambitious football player and made the Under 21 team for Norway, but injuries put a stop to my career. I began as a teacher, but quickly realized sales was my strong suit. Today I am partner in a local real estate business and look forward to my retiring years when I can spend more time with my family and friends, travel, enjoy the outdoors (particularly cycling and skiing) and spend time near the sea both in Norway and Spain.

Gunvall Slatlem purchased this apartment in 2003

What makes this apartment unique

The apartment is part of the colourful outer walls of the town, which means there are views both towards the ocean and also towards the rest of the town. We loved the space and layout, the old Spanish feel to it and the closeness to the beach, while still being in a bit up from the hustle bustle. Some friends of Ours had holidayed in the area and when we found this apartment was up for sale we decided to never look back! :) We have enjoyed countless amazing visits over the years and always look forward to coming back.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in La Vila Joiosa/Villajoyosa in La Marina Baixa

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1668 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Business Center
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Both bathrooms are beautifully tiled in the Spanish style and are both on the second floor of the apartment, along with the bedrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 2 people
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , Brand new sofabed in the livingroom
  • There are two double bedrooms in the apartment, one on each end of the building on the top floor. Both bedrooms have big, French style doors opening up to the streets of the old town on one side and a view to the ocean on the other side. A third sleeping area is found in the upstairs lounge room area. Two sofas can be made into a double bed which sleeps either two children on each, or one adult on each bede. We have also brought in a brand New sofa in the livingroom on the main floor which folds out to a comfortable doublebed (grey sofa With mathcing chairs seen in photos).
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The property can be rented at a weekly, monthly or long-let basis.

Reviews

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Old town apartment in sunny Villajoyosa, Spain
average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews
5

Fantastic holiday in the Old Town of Villajoyosa!

  • 5 of 5

We had 15 great days staying at this lovely house, and loved every minute of it. Especially the roof terrace was great, and we used to go up there every evening. The bedrooms have AC, and both baths are nice. There is a large livingroom, wich the kids used all the time. And its located only a 3-4 minutes walk from the lovely beach!

Thumbs up!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your response. So happy you enoyed our place as much as we do! Villajoyosa certainly is an amazing place.
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Perfect for a longstay!

  • 4 of 5

Very nice and well-equipped apartment. Nice and spacious living areas and a wonderful terrace. We felt like home already the first day.

Sture and Catharina

  • Review Submitted: 04-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great to have you both - and fantastic to know that you have re-booked for october/november - hopefully with the new kitchen installed. Krg Gunvall
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5

a lovely appartment !

  • 5 of 5

First time into an apartment , beautiful place , the apartment is located closed to the beach and all the shop ! very clean , lot of space , the terraces is wonderful with a beautiful view on the beach .

we went there with our 2 children and they really love it !

We will be back ! thanks a lot

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind and positive review, we love to hear that our guests enjoy the apartment and roof terrace as much as we do! :) We are also especially happy to hear that your children had a great time, and that you plan to come back! Best wishes, Gunvall (owner)
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5

An amazing apartment close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

A very spacious, clean, comfortable apartment close to the beach and restaurants. It had a fantastic rooftop with amazing views of the ocean. We enjoyed many lovely dinners up there. Overall a very enjoyable stay in a beautiful apartment!!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2014
  • Date of Stay: June 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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For us the house is on the perfect place.

  • 4 of 5

The house suited our needs.

5 minutes walk to the beach. The equipment in the house is compleet. The terrace on the top with the sinc is comfortable. The 2 bathrooms are good, with sufficient hot water. The 2 double beds are very good. However, the 2 "bedbanks" are not suitable to sleep on. After a night on one of these banks you are broken.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to provide feedback of your stay at our apartment. We greatly appreciate this as it gives us insight into the pros and cons of your stay. Especially we like to see where we can improve. We are sorry to hear that you did not sleep well on the sofabeds and we realize they are not of the same standard as the doublebeds, however several of us in the family (myself aged 30 and my sisters) have slept on them numerous times and find them quite comfortable, but this is of course all down to personal preference. As we mention in our ad they are probably more ideal for children. We will be happy to post an additional comment in our ad explaining that the sofabeds are not of the same standard as the doublebeds to avoid confusion. That being said we are looking at adding a third bedroom on the living room level so as to provide more comfortable sleeping arrangements for our guests. We do hope you will consider staying with us again. Wishing you a splendid summer and thanks again for your feedback! :) Best regards The Slatlem family
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Alicante Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
On the beachfront
Nearest Ferry
1500 Metres
Villajoyosa
Nearest Train
300 Metres
Villajoyosa
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
There's plenty of restaurants on the beachfront
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Playa Paradis
Car: not necessary

The apartment is right inside the colourful old town which houses park areas, an old church, a school and cafés. The beautiful beach is only minutes away and sunbeds can be rented for more comfort. There's also several play areas for children. There's plenty of great restaurants both on the beach and up in town, serving traditional food, as well as world cuisine. With the fishing vessels docking at the marina a 10 minute walk away, seafood is of excellent quality. Worth visiting is the Valor Chocolate Factory in town. Valor has been producing since 1881 and is the largest chocolate producer in Spain. Free samples when visiting! Valor also has its own chocolate café on the main road in town. Villajoyosa offers great walking tracks along the beach and in the hills, and there are plenty of historical sights around and places to go for adventure seekers. On a rainy day why not catch the train to La Marina, a large and modern shopping centre 3 stops away. There are also markets in town.

Other Activities: Chocolate factory and museum, festivals throughout the year, spas, modern shopping center, amusement park, casino

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in La Vila Joiosa/Villajoyosa, Spain

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low season winter
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£229
for 3 nights
£428
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £79.36

Changeover day and minimum stay is negotiable.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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