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Stunning 5* Luxury Spanish Townhouse

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine

Overview

About the property

Townhouse in Bocairent, Valencia, Costa del Azahar, Spain - Discover The 'real Spain' In This Hidden Gem Bocairent. Food/wine Lovers Paradise!

Casa Montana is situated in the stunning town medieval of Bocairent. This luxury property has been renovated to a very high standard keeping lots of the original Spanish features. Also at your disposal is a fantastic private basement which is set over 3 floors. The basement has its own private bar, pool table and chill out rooms, which makes it perfect for entertaining. Just what you need. All amenities, including the local Saturday market for fabulous fresh produce, bargain hunting, and many excellent restaurants for eating out are within walking distance. We have some of the best beaches in Spain situated in Gandia and Valencia, all a short drive from Casa Montana. So you have the best of both worlds, a stunning mountain location with the beaches within easy reach. There is a fantastic communal village pool which is a great space for the all family to enjoy. Just a short drive from the house you also have 'Pou Clar' which is a natural rock pool, perfect for picnics and a swim.

More Details

Owner
Carl Taylor
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
14 August, 2017

About Carl Taylor

My wife Clare and I bought Casa Montana back in 2003 and completely fell in love with Bocairent and it's wonderful people. We really feel passionate about Bocairent and Spain in general. Bocairent has amazing food, wine and really lovely people. If you give Bocairent a go, you won't be dissapointed. Look forward to welcoming you to Casa Montana. Carl & Clare

Carl Taylor purchased this house in 2003

What makes this house unique

The benefits of staying at Casa Montana have to be the space that all the family can enjoy. You also have an amazing birds eye view of any fiesta parades that go in the village as they pass right our front door.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My husband and I had a wonderful 10 days in Casa Montana. We spent most early evenings in the town square watching the world go by with our obligatory glass of wine.The house is beautifully restored, very grand, with every possible amenity available. The beds extremely comfortable. The kitchen is well stocked with the adjoining terrace being the perfect place for breakfast. Thank you Carl & Clare for allowing us the privilege of using your home. It is a holiday we will never forget. Jenny Knutsford - Cheshire



My wife & I with our 2 young children stayed at Casa Montana for 2 weeks. What a wonderful charming house which has everything you could possibly need. The village of Bocairent is absolutely stunning with fantastic restaurants, bars and all amenities on your doorstep. The communal pool was great for the kids to enjoy and the beach is only a 40 minute drive. Anto Variku – Estonia
Apr 2011
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Bocairent in Vall d'Albaida

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 3 - Shower Enclosure
  • All bedrooms are en-suite. The 2 king bedrooms have ensuite with showers over the bath. The other rooms are shower only. We also have a ground floor shower room available.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 1 x double bedroom. 2 x king bedrooms. 1 x twin bedroom. We have an additional 4 single beds. This makes maximum total occupancy of 12.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Parking is generally available 2 minutes walk from the house. We provide a 'Welcome to Casa Montana' information pack to help you get the most out of your stay with maps and guide books for your use. A free welcome pack is provided on arrival which includes delicious Spanish wine, fresh bread, milk, and fresh fruit. Just what you need to get you started on a relaxing holiday at Casa Montana. Outside: Casa Montana benefits from its own Private terraces on the ground and first floor. The ground floor terrace is situated next to the kitchen so this makes it perfect for dining al fresco and enjoying all that fantastic produce that you are able to buy from the local market. A real food/wine lovers paradise!! There is also a BBQ provided on the ground floor terrace for those warm sunny evenings. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels/Linen are included in the price (beach towels are not included).

Reviews

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A wonderful house in a Spanish haven

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The most important thing for me is that when choosing a place to stay for the family is not that it not only meets expectations but it exceeds them ; Casa Montana did that for us on our recent stay.

The house is beautifully maintained and has great character with absolutely all the space and facilities to have an amazing holiday.

The service from Carl at all points has been first class, and his passion and knowledge for both the house and Bocairent helped us have a truly authentic and wonderful holiday in the 'Real Spain'.

We look forward to returning in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A well appointed and fantastic period property

  • 5 of 5

We flew to Madrid and the drove to the property in around 4 hours. With two young children we wanted to ensure the children were happy and safe. The children loved the house and we quickly found the local swimming pool. Eating out is relatively cheap (Hotel L'Estacio is highly recommended) and we enjoyed days out at the local market and also travelled by train to Valencia to visit Oceanographic and to watch the dolphin show. I would definitely recommend this property and would hope to visit again. It has a beautiful interior and the owners have really gone out of their way to present a fabulously decorated property. Whilst there is no Wifi you can walk to the hotel a few doors away to check on emails etc if you feel the need.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

Stunning property, beautiful kept and very traditionally Spanish. The room we had was exquisite and absolutely huge! Each room that we saw had large en suite facilities and the kitchen area was excellent, very well catered for. We were looked after VERY well. Really can't say any more other than have no hesitation in recommending this as a holiday destination. Lovely area, very quiet.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

Stunning property, beautiful kept and very traditionally Spanish. The room we had was exquisite and absolutely huge! Each room that we saw had large en suite facilities and the kitchen area was excellent, very well catered for. We were looked after VERY well. Really can't say any more other than have no hesitation in recommending this as a holiday destination. Lovely area, very quiet.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kenny, much appreciated for your kind review. Glad to hear you enjoyed Casa Montana & you had everything you needed for your stay. Look forward to welcoming you back in the future Thanks Carl Casa Montana
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a real taste of pleasure

  • 5 of 5

We arrived to the little village which was colourfull and lightfull, and we were received by a very nice lady who welcomed and guided us throughout the house and explained about the village. The house is amazing, built with 3 floors, many rooms (each of them with it own bathroom) and a great basement with bar and a pool table!.

If you are looking for a quite holiday, in a confortable house, and the possibility to ride the bike in a picturesque countryside, this is your choice!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Casa Montana was wonderful

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for 13 nights with three if our children. Everything was fantastic. From the standard of accommodation to the welcome from Marta and her helpfulness if we needed her during the stay. Usually choosing who sleeps where is controversial but as all the rooms were large clean and attractive there were no fights-hooray! Lots of bathrooms which is great with lots if people and the children loved playing pool. Talking of pools we were unsure about renting somewhere without one but we needn't have been. The village pool was large clean and 5 mins drive from the house. The superstar of the location is rock pools straight from a TV advert, they were 10 mins drive and we spent a lot if time there. I miss them!! Far superior to sharing a beach with thousands of sweaty Brits! ;) Carl the owner was super efficient from start to finish. Oh and the price was amazing for the quality on offer! As easy jet and Ryanair fly to airports an hour away it made for an affordable holiday-just what the dr ordered! Other highlights are the sweet smelling bakery right next door and good sized supermarkets within reach. We had day trips to Valencia and Benidorm both of which have lots of attractions to break things up a bit! The locals were very friendly too! Our youngest was 6 which was fine but due to the stairs I think it would be difficult with toddlers. But then going anywhere is difficult with toddlers! :)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much Jen for taking the time to write a review of Casa Montana. Were thrilled to hear that you had a great time and you received a warm welcome from our house manager Marta, she really is a gem with a wealth of local knowledge of Bocairent and the surrounding areas. Great to hear you enjoyed the pool, it really is a great space for all the family to enjoy. As for the rock pools Pou Clar, like you say that really is a gem isn't it. It's defintely the "Real Spain" Look forward to welcoming you to Casa Montana again. Thanks Carl
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Location

Nearest Airport
52 Miles
Alicante
Nearest Beach
40 Miles
Gandia
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

The stunning beaches of Gandia and Oliva are only a 40 minute drive from Bocairent and are really spectacular. This is where the Spanish go on holiday so you will be getting the 'Real Spain'. There are some lovely little bars and restaurants of which most are open all year. Why not enjoy some fantastic seafood or tapas at the Marina and watch the world go by with a glass of Valencia wine.

Travel:

We are located approximately 90 km drive from Alicante airport (to the north) and 100 km from Valencia airport (south). Car hire is recommended as we are situated within the Sierra Mariola mountains. Car hire is readily available at both airports.

We can arrange a pick up and drop off service by our management team (please ask for prices)

Distances:

Ontinyent town is 15 minutes by car. This is a large town with many great restaurants/bars and a cinema & shopping complex. The lovely town of Gandia is around a 45 minute drive from Bocairent. The stunning city of Valencia is around an hour's drive, alternatively you can take the train from Xativa to Valencia which takes about 45 minutes. Guadalest is a beautiful town to visit, full of history and quirky funky independent shops.

Further Details:

The Costa Blanca area is famous for its healthy and sunny climate making it a great all year around destination. Bocairent is situated within the Sierra Mariola mountains, inland Valencia, famous for its orange and lemon groves. The surrounding area offers some great walking, hiking, rock climbing and mountain biking. There are also many other historic towns to explore nearby - for example the university town of Alcoy and the amazing village of Guadalest, built entirely into a mountain.

Bocairent is packed with history. You can walk through the old town with its narrow cobbled streets, small squares and fountains and get a feel for what it was like hundreds of years ago. The unique bullring carved into the rock is the oldest in Valencia, dating back to 1843. There are two museums, the Archaeological Museum which has pieces from the Sarsa Cave, one of the most important Neolithic sites in the Mediterranean and the Moor and Christian Museum which gives you an insight into their history.

There are celebrations almost every month in Bocairent but the main fiestas are -

* January 'The Coming of the Three Kings',

* February the 'Moors and Christians' (renowned for being one of the best in the region) August is the 'Dances'.

For those wanting a bit of pizzazz, fear not! Were only 60 minutes away from Valencia the third largest city in Spain. The Fallas celebrations in March, with their large paper mache floats and fireworks shows, are among the most spectacular in Spain, while the City of Arts and Science offers museums and architecture by Santiago Calatrava. Valencia City was the first European host of the Americas Cup - sailings premier world event. Valencia often hosts major sporting events such as the European Grand Prix. Therefore Bocairent is the ideal base to explore Valencia and all it has to offer and then come back to relax in the tranquil surroundings of Bocairent.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Bocairent, Valencia - Costa del Azahar

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
 
Rate 3
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
 
Rate 4
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please call or email to make a reservation. A 25% deposit is required at the time of booking. The balance is required 8 weeks prior to arrival.

€200 security deposit payable in cash upon arrival (refundable upon departure and return of keys)

A refundable breakages deposit of £200 is required to be paid with the balance. This will be refunded 2 days after your departure via internet transfer (subject to satisfactory property inspection).

*Special rates apply to holiday periods such as xmas/new year/Feb moors and christians fiestas. Please ask for further details*


Changeover Day:
Saturday changeover day during peak periods June-August
Flexible changeover days out with the above dates. Please send us an email to enquire.

Notes on prices:
Please ensure you have adequate holiday insurance and if you are coming from an EU country remember to bring your EHIC card.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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