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'Home from Home' Spacious Family Villa - Private Pool - WI-FI - 3 Sun Terraces

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa in Villamartin, Costa Blanca - Peaceful Location, Supermarket, Bars and Restaurants Within Walking Distance 10 Mins Drive To Beach

3 bedroom 2 bathroom quad villa, air conditioned/heated, furnished to high standard, quiet location with private small pool, two private solarium's, BBQ, two adult bikes, baby equipment i.e. cot, high chair, walker, stairgate, sterilising units, reclining pushchair, toys, books, pool floats, library of books/dvd's. Near to golf courses and blue flag beaches. Within walking distance to restaurants, bars and supermarket/shops. 5 minute drive to Villamartin Plaza.


Owner
Yvonne Lines
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian
Calendar last updated:
6 August, 2017

About Yvonne Lines

Hi

We are a couple in our 60's with two daughters and four grandchildren. Our villa is a family home as we like to provide everything that we would expect to have when we are away from home.

We really enjoy our holidays in this area of Spain mainly because of the beautiful white sandy beaches, the crystal blue sea and the beach bars! We like to travel to the surrounding villages, chill out in tapas bars and watch the world go by.

We take a pride in our villa and really want you to enjoy your stay in our lovely home from home.

Yvonne Lines purchased this villa in 2005

Why Yvonne Lines chose Orihuela Area

The villa is in a very quiet area, but just a few minutes drive to Villamartin Plaza and a short walk to other restaurants and shops.

The views from our roof terraces to the lakes are really lovely and we have the sun for the vast majority of the day.

Our area is very quiet, perfect for relaxing but within easy driving reach of beaches.

What makes this villa unique

We enjoy sitting by our plunge pool if we fancy a lazy day. The pool is perfect for small children and non swimmers. With three sunbathing areas to choose from its ideal for several families holidaying together.

We provide equipment for babies i.e. two travel cots, reclining buggy, sterilising units. There are numerous games, books and toys for children.

We also provide beach towels which we find an added bonus with travelling weight restrictions.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Information prior to arriving excellent.



Property is spotless and everything that should have been included was, and everything that should have worked did.



Close enough to amenities for food and drink, but far enough away to provide some peace and quiet, even though this is not the busiest time of the year.



Would go back
Mar 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in La Florida in Orihuela

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over bath, WC, bidet, hairdryer, straighteners and vanity unit. Heated towel rail. Downstairs Shower Room with shower and WC. Both bathrooms are fully tiled.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, air conditioned, safety deposit box. Bedroom 2 with twin beds and fitted wardrobes. Bedroom 3 with double bottom bunk bed, single bunk bed and single bed. (sleeps 4) air conditioned.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The villa is a home from home, perfect for families! Air-conditioning/heating. WiFi, Wood burning stove in lounge, great for chilly evenings. Two adult fold up bikes for use. Child friendly with two travel cots, high chair, several sterilising units, reclining pushchair, baby bouncer, stair gates at top and bottom of stairs, infant car seat, selection of toys and books all free of charge. Pool toys. Outside: Views to salt lakes, 13' x 8 ' private pool, two private sun/roof terraces. 6 comfortable sun loungers, 10 patio chairs, 6 recliners, 2 patio tables. BBQ. Hi Fi in roof storage cupboard. Utility Room: Washing machine. Drying space. Sheltered area with washing line. Ironing board and iron supplied. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The house is cleaned and prepared with fresh linen/hand & bath towels/tea towels prior to your arrival. Additional cleaning/laundry changes can be arranged locally with the housekeeper (additional charge payable to the housekeeper). Other: Three separate sun terraces with views to salt lake. Roof top terrace great for sunbathing and BBQ's. Storage cupboard on roof top terrace with hi fi. Plenty of comfortable patio furrniture.

Reviews

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'Home from Home' Spacious Family Villa - Private Pool - WI-FI - 3 Sun Terraces
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Villa Martin property

  • 5 of 5

Well maintained property. Home from home. Everything you would need and expect for a pleasurable stay. Good range of board games, books and DVDs. Some UK TV channels. Good contact with the owner. Welcomed to the property by Sally, the local manager.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay at our villa and thank you for your kind comments, it was a pleasure to have you staying with us.
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Fantastic Villa a true home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

This will have been our second time here in the villa and each and every time we return home we are eager to book our next holiday here. We are a family of 2 adults and 2 young children this villa truly has everything you could possibly need and more which is a blessing when travelling with two small children. I don't need to worry about pushchairs toys highchairs cots etc. it has everything. Equally this villa would be just as suitable for a couple or a group as the villa is spacious and clean with 3 good sized bedrooms. the décor is clean and homely which is very nice as a lot of rentals out there are clearly setup with just business in mind and as such they tend to be very sterile and bare and everything the property is than equipped with tends to be done on the cheap. The owners Yvonne and John are lovely they are very helpful they take pride in what they do and offer and that is clearly reflected in the villa, they are very responsive and are happy to answer any questions you may have and will always do their utmost to ensure you have the best possible stay. The villa is equipped with a folder that is jam packed with all the local amenities attractions etc. so if you are not familiar with the area this is a great guide. Unless you plan on very much retreating just to the villa I would advise a hire car they can be rented for as cheaply as £10 a day having said that there is a local Aldi within walking distance and local transport is also available. I cannot recommend this place highly enough a true little gem that me and my family plan to return to time and time again. We have booked are 3rd time here as it very much ticks all the boxes and we fear we would be disappointed if we went anywhere else. So if you require somewhere that is clean spacious well equipped has a pool and plenty of outdoor space also than this is the place for you the best bit is the rates are very reasonable

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Birthday Celebration Week

  • 5 of 5

Villa was really homely and comfortable. Had everything we needed for our weeks stay and more! Well managed whilst there by Christine who made sure all was as it should be. Fab location for visiting places to see as well as short walk to plaza full of restaurants and bars and entertainment.

My second stay here and will be returning soon hopefully.

Thank you Mr and Mrs Lines. You have a great property.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review of our villa. We are so glad that you had a great stay and we look forward to having you as our guests again in the future.
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5

Home from home

  • 5 of 5

What can I say apart from apart from it being a truly lovely villa. Couldn't fault it at all. Clean, tidy and spacious. My husband and I always use apartments when we go away, but after staying here for a week, it's changed us completely, so much so that we've booked to go back in September. Absolutely faultless.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mandy and Tom for your lovely review of our villa. We look forward to you being guests of ours again.
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The Villa is a home from home,

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming to the Villa for 2 months for the past 4 years , it has everything you could want , it is a home from home, it is well maintained to a high standard of cleanliness, the pool is an added bonus, it is cleaned and maintained on a regular basis.

John and Yvonne are always very helpful , the key holder Christine is very helpful in the event of any problems, we cant fault it .

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you James and Anita for your kind comments, its always a pleasure to have you both staying with us.
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Love this place:))

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic villa :)Everything you need.Keep going back... Clean and loads of space. The pool is great just outside your door:)Very relaxing .

Yvonne is such a lovely lady...

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review, we are so glad that enjoy your stay at our villa. It's a pleasure to have you staying with us. Thanks again.
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Location

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Whilst there are many white sandy beaches all along the coast, La Zenia is the closest beach to the villa. There is a beach bar, playframe and plenty of space for ball games. It also boasts a newly renovated large indoor and outside seating restaurant with magnificent sea views and they serve very good tappas and a comprehensive menu. It is a beautiful beach with soft white sand, protected by a high cliff. There is also an outdoor swimming pool (fee payable). Playa Flamenca beach is a sheltered beach next to La Zenia, this also has a beach bar, bars, park & shops. Cabo Roig beach is surrounded by trees, it's very picturesque and sheltered, it has a beach bar with WC and a restaurant/bar overlooking the sea. Campomar is a long beach with plenty of parking, boasting two lovely restaurants and beach bar overlooking the beach. There are many beautiful white sandy beaches within easy reach by car.

Torrevieja is the largest town, the promenade goes on for miles and is lined with restaurants, bars and shops, it also hosts a night market and a very large Friday market. There is a large fun fare during the summer months. There are two marinas with restaurants.

Travel:

Nearest airports are Murcia 20 min. drive and Alicante 40 min. drive.Travel to and from the airport can be arranged as can hire of a vehicle.

Distances:

Nearest town is Torrevieja 10 min. drive. San Miguel de Salinas is 6 kms, Elche and Orihuela, within 30 min. drive, are interesting to visit ancient towns. Historic Cartagena is within 40 min. drive.

Further Details:

Aldi Supermarket within walking distance. Via Park 111 is the closest for bars, shops and restaurants within 10/15 minute walk. Plaza Villamartin 20/25 mins walk has many restaurants, pubs and bars, supermarket, newsagent and shops,and bank. The New Zenia Boulevard Mall with over 100 stores is 5/10 minute drive. Torrevieja seafront offers many restaurants, tapas bars and street cafes, where you can choose from the native Spanish to Italian, French, German, Chinese, Indian, Korean, Scandinavian, Mexican cuisine. The water park in Torrevieja 'Aquópolis' (summer months) offers fun activities for the whole family: river rapids, kamikaze slides, wave machine, hydro massage, gentle water slides, swimming pools. Terra Mitica theme park is just north from Alicante where you can visit ancient Rome, Greece, Egypt, ride the Magnus Colossus, go down the Nile and many, many more. Pola Park in Santa Pola (halfway between Torrevieja and Alicante) is offers more than 20 different attractions: bouncy castles, rides through the park, boating lake, a 60m high tower with an excellent panorama, tropical garden mini golf, restaurants, sandwich shops, ice cream parlours. Torrevieja is an ancient seaport and there are many historic sites. 'Ancient tower' is its translation and it is on the north side of the town overlooking the sea with recently restored gardens. Two salt lakes Laguna de la Mata and Salinas de San Miguel surround Torrevieja. Laguna de la Mata is a Conservation Area which offers many paths and tracks for walking and mountain biking.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in La Florida, Alicante Province and Costa Blanca

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£293
for 4 nights
£460
 
 
Autumn
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£151
for 3 nights
£260
 
 
Winter
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£161
for 4 nights
£230
£570
 
 
Spring
1 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£177
for 3 nights
£320
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£620
for 7 nights
£620
 
 
Late Summer
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£237
for 3 nights
£460
 
 
Autumn
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£151
for 3 nights
£260
 
 
Winter
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Mar 2019
3 night minimum stay
£139
for 3 nights
£230
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £70
Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
£200 non returnable deposit is required to reserve the villa.
Full payment is due eight weeks before the departure date. Cancellation charges: More than 4 weeks - deposit. Less than 4 weeks - 60%. Less than 2 weeks - 80%. Less than 1 week - 100%.
NB: 1st July - 31st August - the villa is only rented for whole weeks i.e. for 9 night stay you will be charged for two weeks rental i.e. £1,120 with wifi. This is to alleviate gaps in the calendar at a popular time.

Changeover Day:
Flexible change over days. It is quite often cheaper to fly midweek.

Notes on prices:
€60 clean fee plus €5 per person extra for linen up to 8 people. WiFi available at £10 per week.

Long term rentals possible, please contact owner for rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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