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Private Villa With Pool, WiFi and A/c



Updated: 25-Nov-2016
Villa in Javea, Costa Blanca - Peaceful Location With Outstanding Country Views

Villa Marisa is situated on the side of a gentle hill, 3 kms from the beach and town and 4 kms from the golf course. It stands in a large garden with a superb 10 x 5m pool (underwater lighting) within a walled terrace which basks in sunshine until evening. A fully glazed terrace is furnished with dining table and chairs, as well as a cane suite. By the pool, a built-in barbecue offers an alternative means of cooking for the alfresco enthusiast and a lawn provides an additional area for play and relaxation. The accommodation is on one level (although there is a garage and a car port beneath the villa) and comprises a spacious beamed lounge with stone fireplace containing a wood burning stove. Satellite television, DVD player and video are provided. The lounge is separated from the dining area by attractive stone arches. The kitchen, recently refurbished, is large and well equipped and beyond the kitchen door, there's a pergola style patio that provides an alternative dining area.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Martin and I have owned Villa Marisa since December 1985. We love it very much and visit as often as possible throughout the year. Martin's self-employed so, since he's answerable to himself alone, he's forever badgering me to have another long weekend in Javea! However I am employed so it's not always that easy for me to abandon my post, much to Martin's annoyance!

When we bought the villa, our children were just 4 and 2 so they've grown up holidaying in and around the property and now, as adults themselves, they still love returning for visits with their respective partners and groups of friends. Some of our own pals who came to stay with us early on have bought their own houses in Javea and huge numbers of us descend for birthday celebrations and New Year. Great times!

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"Sporting a very nice tan at the moment. Brilliant villa! Brilliant weather! Brilliant location! Brilliant holiday!" Rob & Colette Foulkes, August 2008.

"We had a wonderful holiday and thought the villa was superb... a real home from home and very well kitted out. Thanks again for the use of your beautiful home." Julie Foster, August 2007.

"We had an absolutely fantastic holiday at your villa, once again. It was very relaxing and enjoyed by all. Our friends thought your villa was beautiful and exceeded their expectations although we had told them how lovely it was. We all think the villa is in such a peaceful location but close enough to the unspoilt town of Javea." Nickie Lynham. Summer 2006 and Summer 2007.
May 2005
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6 Reviews

based on 6 holidaymaker reviews


Highly recommended villa

  • 5 of 5

Firstly can I say that Anne (the owner) is extremely helpful We were staying in another villa the week before and Anne looked it up for us to give us directions to her villa. The communication between myself and Anne was very pleasant and informative. The villa is amazing it felt like home from the moment we walked in, relaxing. Whilst we were there the weather hit 39c and the shaded eating area was most welcomed, and the air conditioned bedrooms were fabulous. The pool area is is spacious and the pool itself well maintained and clean like the villa.It is about 5 mins drive to Arenal and 30 mins walk.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sue and family Many thanks for submitting that lovely review of your stay at Villa Marisa which we really appreciate. Each year in the "off" season, we consider what improvements we can make to the property, both inside and outside and we always hope that people are going to enjoy all that we have to offer there. 2016's undertaking was a total overhaul of the swimming pool and its surrounds. We were very pleased with the result and hope all of our guests will be as happy with their holiday as you were. Anne
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The villa was first class with everything you would need to have a great vacation.

  • 4 of 5

The owner was very helpful prior to our arrival answering several questions we had. The villa was extremely clean and tidy when we arrived with goodies left in the fridge for our first cup of tea. The villa is well appointed and the pool is very inviting, especially when returnng from a hot trip out. Wifi is provide but it is very patchy throughout the property. We had a great 10 days and would book this property again as it is situated in a lovely area and for us was a nice quiet relaxing place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Richards family, We're really pleased that your stay at Villa Marisa lived up to expectations so that you could enjoy your holiday to the full. Sorry the WiFi was less than 100%. It is patchy, as you say but it's much the same across most of Javea unfortunately. There's a Facebook forum called 'Javea Connect', frequented mostly by Javea residents & umpteen posts appear on it with people whining & moaning about unreliable reception. Can't have everything it would seem! Best wishes, Anne Q
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Great Holiday

  • 5 of 5

The villa is in a quiet location, well equipped and to a high standard. It has a large well maintained garden and a nice pool with good views. During a very hot July the air conditioning in the bedrooms worked well, although we did find the lounge got a bit warm in the evenings.

The main Javea beach is close by. Valencia and Benidorm (where there are adventure/water parks) are both about an hour away by car. There were plenty of good restaurants and supermarkets in the area.

We didn’t have any problems with the villa, but the owner was helpful and maintained good communications.

Strongly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Paul Thank you for your review of Villa Marisa. I'm glad that you enjoyed your holiday and were pleased with the villa. I really appreciated the beautiful photos you took of the pool and garden which now feature on our Owners Direct entry! Kind regards Anne Q.
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Lovely villa

  • 4 of 5

A lovely villa with all the comforts of home and afew more besides. Brilliant pool and garden. Plenty of space to relax with many places to eat nearby especially. El Chamizo in Moraira.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Clare. We're really pleased you enjoyed your holiday, despite 3 or 4 days of torrential rain towards the end of your stay! Writing from Javea today, I can tell you that it's gorgeously hot and sunny again now. We don't know El Chamizo in Moraira but will try to find it and give it a go before long. Kind regards, Anne Q.
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Great villa and nice owners

  • 5 of 5

We've been visiting Javea for 20 years including owning our own villa and we found this villa one of the best villas we have stayed at in Javea.

We found the owners really nice people to deal with and they were really accommodating of our needs.

The villa is ideally located only a few minutes from the beach area by car. The villa had a really nice large feel and the pool was ideally located. There was a nice mix of modern decors along with some nice older style features.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Steve, Coming from a man who's livelihood is earned through property sales, your comments are, indeed, most welcome! We're pleased you appreciated the blend of classic and modern that we've tried to incorporate in the villa. Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write the review. Anne
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Superb villa in a good location

  • 5 of 5

Lovely well equipped villa with great accommodation and pool and terrific views. The villa has a real homely feel with lots of space.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lorraine and James Thank you so much for your review. It's always good to know that the villa has lived up to expectations! Anne
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From the Owner

Quite simply, Javea is a captivating location. Since buying Villa Marisa, we have had countless friends and relatives out there to stay with us. Many of them were definitely Spain sceptics who hadn't set foot in the country for decades, preferring France, Italy and Portugal. I can say quite honestly that they've all been converted thanks to Javea's amazing drawing power and some have even bought their own houses in the area. The scenery is beautiful - tree covered hills, vine covered terraces, groves of olives and oranges, small rocky coves, ideal for snorkelling and a wide sandy beach for families; Javea's got it all! Eating out is a joy too. No matter what your preferences, there'll be a restaurant for you and Spanish wines, especially the reds, are smooth and wonderful.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Alicante or Valencia at 110 Kilometres Nearest Train : Gata at 10 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : AP7 at 15 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Bacchus at 300 Metres Nearest Beach : Arenal at 3 Kilometres Car: necessary


Javea Beach 3km. A safe and sandy beach with full facilities at rear. Javea Port/Marina (with stony beach) 4km.


Valencia Airport 100km. Alicante Airport 90km. Car hire essential.


Javea village 3km.

Further Details:

There are 3 or 4 restaurants within strolling distance of the villa but hundreds of others may be found a short drive away. You will need a car to reach the nearest supermarkets and banks. There are many places of interest along the Costa Blanca - from small unspoiled villages to large towns with bustling night life. There are also water parks and theme parks located around Benidorm which is approximately 25 minutes drive along the motorway.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early 2017
3 Jun 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Peak 2017
25 Jun 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Shoulder season 2017
27 Aug 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Autumn 2017
10 Sep 2017 - 14 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Late season 2017
15 Oct 2017 - 11 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees


When using Owners Direct for your booking, we ask for a deposit of 50% of the total, with the remainder falling due 8 weeks prior to your departure date. Payments will be made via bank transfer, as used by Owners Direct.
If you fail to pay the full balance by the due date, we reserve the right to treat the booking as cancelled and level appropriate cancellation charges.
The villa deposit is non-refundable and we therefore advise most strongly that you take out holiday insurance at the time of booking to ensure that, in the event of cancellation for whatever reason, a claim can be put in to recoup payments made.
a) By you: Cancellation must be in writing, signed by the person who signed the Booking Form and will be acknowledged by us.
b) By us: We reserve the right in circumstances beyond our control to cancel your booking and, in such an event, we shall refund all monies paid to us.
We will try to accommodate any reasonable request for amendment to a booking made after confirmation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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From the Owner

Villa Marisa is ideally situated. We're not right in the bustle of the sea front but it only takes a few minutes to drive there or, in the other direction, to the golf course or the supermarket. The property's in a cul de sac road so it's quiet and, at night, with no street lighting and air con, you're guaranteed an excellent tranquil sleep! We've always treated Villa Marisa as a home, rather than a mere rental property and we don't have one set of equipment for ourselves and another for our guests. If we feel the need for something, we buy it and it's there for everybody's benefit. We've always thought our house is very special - we love it - and we've always wanted our visitors to feel the same way too. Judging by the many thank you letters we've received over the years, most do.

Property Type

  • villa


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


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural


  • bay
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 158 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure, Bath has hand held shower attachment
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure, Bath has hand held shower attachment
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath, shower, wc, basin and heated towel rail. Family bathroom with bath, shower, basin, wc and heated towel rail.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 7/8 (3 Bedrooms) + cot Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with king bed, balcony and air conditioning. Bedroom 2 with twin beds and air conditioning. Bedroom 3 with three beds and air conditioning.


  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: All bedrooms are equipped with air conditioning and hot air heating. There is a wood burning stove in the living room. Outside: 10x5m private pool with underwater lighting, surrounded by terracing. Six sun beds provided. BBQ close by pool. Lawn adjacent to the pool terracing. Kitchen terrace with pergola over and dining table with 8 chairs provided. Utility Room: Outside storage cupboard for ironing board and cleaning accessories. Additional exterior storage area for sun beds etc. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All linen and towels supplied including beach towels. Villa fully cleaned between lets and linens changed weekly. Other: Fully glazed terrace with dining table and 8 chairs, 2 seater sofa, two armchairs and occasional table, bookcase and micro music centre.

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