Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Modern Villa with Private Pool near Oliva

Bedrooms 2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking


About the property

Villa in Oliva, Costa del Azahar / Valencia, Spain

Modern 2 bedroom villa with private pool and car-port for off road parking. There is a large split level terrace to the rear of the property which is ideal for sunbathing or eating out. The property also has a roof terrace with panoramic views of the coast to one side and mountain pines on the other. The nearest town is Oliva which is a 5 minute drive away and any of the major visitor centres such as Benidorm or Valencia can be reached by car in under 45 minutes.

Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

About John

My wife Elaine and I are from Scotland. We are now both retired and hope to spend a lot more of our time in Spain.

John purchased this villa in 2004

Why John chose La Font d'En Carròs

The house was a new build and was completed by a local builder in October 2004. Since then several features such as the rear terraces, pool and car port/front garden have been added as and when we could afford it. We chose this area as it is away from the traditional Costa resorts but still close to the award winning local beaches which are still quiet even in the high season.

What makes this villa unique

Although the area is away from the traditional Costa resorts they can still be accessed by car in less than 40 minutes if you want to visit for the day. There are several supermarkets in the area varying from the very large Carrefour in Gandia (only 15 minutes in the car) or the many and varied ones in Oliva itself. We usually go to the Mercadona at the north end of the "paseo" because of its convenience and variety. The urbanisation is usually quiet both during the day and at nights and is perfect for chilling out and forgetting about work.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in La Font d'En Carròs in Safor

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Outdoor Shower
  • Bathroom comprises wc, bidet, fitted unit with large mirror and bath with shower attachment.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 has a double bed, wardrobe and dressing table with large mirror as well as a ceiling fan. Bedroom 2 has 2 bunk beds, wardrobe and chest of drawers as well as a ceiling fan. Cot facility available on request.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • tennis
Outside: 6mx3m private pool, split level sun terrace with several sun loungers and lilos to the rear accessed by steps leading down from the naya. There is a table and chairs on the naya and on the sun terrace. A BBQ is provided. There are gardens to both the front and the rear of the property. Utility Room: Includes a washer/dryer, ironing board and iron and hoover as well as buckets/mops etc. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are provided but not beach towels. Other: Extensive roof terrace with panoramic views, accessed via spiral staircase off naya.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)

85% Complete
14% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Modern Villa with Private Pool near Oliva
average rating of 4.857143 based on 14 reviews

Fabulous villa

  • 5 of 5

The villa is fabulous, very well equipped, clean and spacious. The outside terraces are lovely and totally secluded. The view from the rooftop terrace is amazing. It is situated at the top of a hill/mountain and very peaceful. Great place to chill out!

  • Review Submitted: 19-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review Ingrid. I agree the location of the villa makes it a perfect place to chill out. I enjoyed having you as guests and hope you will return some day. Regards, John and Elaine
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Apaixonada por este lugar

  • 5 of 5

Ficamos completamente rendidos a este lugar. Tudo 5*. O dono Jhon é incrível bem como os seus amigos que nos vieram receber. Recomendo e quero voltar sem dúvida.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Obrigado pela sua revisão Catia. Gostaríamos de recebê-lo de volta, caso deseje retornar. Saudações, John e Elaine
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Lovely villa in a great quiet location with a very nice pool

  • 4 of 5

The villa is very well kept and supplied with all you need. The location up in the hills is ideal for a quiet getaway with the family and it is very nice having a pool to yourselves. The nearby town of Oliva is pleasant and has enough restaurants to eat out as well as good supermarkets. The beaches are really very nice and clean, and remarkably not overrun with tourists given how nice they are. Our only issue was mosquitoes which were a bit of a nuisance so I would recommend repellents etc. Overall a very pleasant holiday, and John is very accommodating and responsive to any specific needs.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Khaleel, we are really happy that you enjoyed your stay at the house. The beaches are indeed always well kept and not too busy even in peak times. Yes it's always wise to use mosquito repellent at this time of the year. John and Elaine
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

The house is just perfect and the pool was too

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at john's for 10 nights and completely loved it, oliva is very quiet and peaceful,and the beach was amazing miles of sand and the sea doesn't get deep for a long way out which was great for my son who's 10, we went to gandia a couple of times which was busy but good, best bits about the house is the pool and the views of mountains one side and the sea the other, we've booked again for next year this time 14nights.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write the review Nick and I look forward to welcoming you back next year.
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Wonderful Holiday. (Again).

  • 5 of 5

This was the second year running that I have rented this Villa and once again my family and I had a perfect holiday.

The Villa, grounds and pool are all in excellent condition, they are well maintained and were spotlessly clean on our arrival.

If you are looking for a peaceful holiday in beautiful surroundings with stunning views, I can highly recommend this Villa.

Once again a very big thank you to John and Elaine for allowing us to rent their Villa.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Neil, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the house once again. Kind Regards, John and Elaine
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Lovely Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely holiday here in June 2016. The quiet mountain location with its spectacular views suited us perfectly, but you do need a car for getting around. The villa was clean, spacious and well equipped. Communication with the owner was very good and the next door neighbours were very friendly and helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review and I am glad you enjoyed your stay.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
12 Kilometres
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres


Nearest beach is Oliva Beach at 5km. Nearest ferry port at Denia at 12km. Nearest railway station at Gandia at 12km.

Nearest motorway junction 61 AP-7 at 4km. A car is essential.


Nearest airport Valencia 75km or Alicante at 95km Benidorm is a 35 minute drive away.


Towns and villages all with bars and restaurants and shopping amenities within 5-10 minute drive.

Further Details:

There is a market every Friday in Oliva.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in La Font d'En Carròs, Valencia - Costa del Azahar

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 2
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 6
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 7
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 3
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 4
1 Apr 2019 - 31 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 5
1 Jun 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 8
1 Jul 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 9
1 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
A £100 breakages deposit is payable on booking. This will be refunded to your account 7 days after checking out and following inspection, provided no damage is reported.

Changeover Day:
Villa to be available from 2pm on day of arrival and vacated by 10am on day of departure. Or by prior arrangement.

Notes on prices:
Prices are per week and in pounds sterling. Long lets available on request.
A deposit of 25% is payable on booking with the balance 45 days before arrival. The deposit is non refundable, however it may be partially refunded in exceptional circumstances.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
Ask Owner a Question