Casa de paz (house of peace) is a very beautiful executive grade luxury country villa , with 5 bedrooms sleeping facility for up to 14 . it is ideal for a relaxing holiday and for Rock climbers/mountaineers and cyclist,hikers,ornithologist .It is set in over 6000sq m. of its own private grounds with a large swimming pool [ 12m x 6m ] . It has impressive palatial front gates, a long wide drive.There is a orange grove, and many other fruit tree. The car park holds about 30 cars and can also be used for outside games-tennis. There is also a 70 foot long games room in the grounds which houses the table tennis and other sports equipment.Internally, the villa is furnished to a high standard with all facilities. The main bathroom has a Jacuzzi and the second bathroom has aides for the elderly. The villa is completely flat throughout which makes it suitable for three generation family holidays!
From the villa there is very easy access to the motorways ; the sea, mountains ,cities & golf are nearby.
Entrance: As you enter the villa grounds there is a wide gate which can be operated by remote control or manually. The driveway is long and spacious and the car park is enormous allowing lots of space and freedom for children to play safely and securely in a totally enclosed environment. Nets are provided for volley ball, badminton and the lines are drawn over the car park area to play almost full length tennis. There is a very large games room next to the parking bay which houses the table tennis and other games equipment as well as inflatables for the pool.
On either side of the driveway there are 2 plots suitable for children’s playing area and a double swing and sand pit is provided at the back of the villa.Please rake the sand before use . It tends to harden if it is not used frequently.
Welcome to Matola ,Algoda, Elche, Alicante, Costa Blanca.Enjoy one of the healthiest climates in the world-as voted by WHO -world health organisation.
The total ambience of the villa is so beautiful , you feel you have arrived in paradise.
ROCK CLIMBERS / MOUNTAINEERS , CYCLIST , WALKERS AND HIKERS HAVA FOUND THIS AREA IS A IDEAL.
FOR THEIR BASE.
THE EL FONDO IS A WORLD NATURE PROTECTED SITE FOR BIRDS AND IS JUST 1.5KM AWAY.
HOMEAWAY HOLIDAY-RENTALS OFFER YOU A FREE £3000 RENTAL INSURANCE IF YOU REGISTER WITH THEM.
The plot is over 6000sq m. The orange grove has 67 orange trees. Guests are welcome to use the oranges which are in season from November to April and there is a large fruit juicer for your use.PLEASE CLEAN THE JUICER VERY THOROUGHLY AFTER USE. Other fruit trees include 10 olive trees, 2 pomegranates, figs, dates, red berrys and lemons.
In a outer building there is a wet room , changing room , and a second washing machine .
SWIMMING POOL :
The swimming pool is maintained to a high standard and measures 12 meters by 6 meters and the deepest end is 2 meters deep. There is no child safety barrier around the pool.Please ensure children are supervised by an adult at all times. It is recommended children should have arm bands while playing around the pool.
The safety of children is the responsibility of the holiday guests. The owners can not accept any liability for slips, falls or other accidents.MARBLE STEPS ARE SLIPPERY- especially with wet feet.PLEASE TAKE EXTRA CARE ,and advise children not to run on the steps.
YOU ARE ARE ADVISED TO BRING YOUR EUROPEAN REGISTERED HEALTH CARDS FOR EMERGENCY TREATMENT. IT IS BETTER TO HAVE A FULL HOLIDAY INSURANCE FOR EVERY ONE.
In any event the liability of the owners will never be more then the total cost of the holiday pro rata per person
Beaches and other information:
There are many fine sandy beaches just 25 minute drive: Santa Pola, La Marina, Guadamar, Torrevieca and Alicante , San Juan , are just some of them.
SO THAT YOU CAN VIEW YOUR FAVOURITE TV CHANNELS PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN SKY VIEWING CARD.
We can not guarantee you will pick up all the channells you could in your own house.
We have broadband wifi internet access for your own laptop.Please telephone the internet provider if you are not getting a good signal.The internet information is on the desk in the villa.
There are 7 restaurants within 2km of the villa.
The local mini-market DIAL -PRIX is well stocked with all groceries and off-licence drinks.It is 1.5km from the villa along the cv875 towards Elche. Opening times from Monday to Friday are : 8 am to 2p.m [ 14.00 ] , 4pm to 8 pm
Sunday opening is from 10 am to 2 pm. It may not be open on the numerous public holidays they have in Spain.
Almost oppsite the Dial-Prix mini-market is a Bodega / restuarant which sells very nice wines ,5 litres for about 14
Supermarkets : Carefoure in Elche is open from 8 am to 10 pm from Monday to Friday .On Sunday it is open from 10am to
Please look in the information folder in the lounge for more interesting information for the area.
Zoo , Water parks , theme parks are within easy drive from the villa.
A local neighbour ESPRANZA is willing to make a very enjoyable Paella dish for 50euros which is enough for
10 plus guests.Please ask villa manager to arrange this for you.
It may be possible to arrange regular maid service for 10 euros per hour.
Keen rock climbers have found the villa ideal for the local mountains . They have found the low season very suitable and economical for their hobby.
Professional cyclist come to this area from all over europe to train.
For you comfort :
In the summer we recommend you keep the bedroom blinds drawn and keep the windows and bedroom doors open for best circulation and use the air fans for cooling the air. This is more healthy then using the air-condiotining
IF YOU WANT TO USE THE AC THEN PLEASE CLOSE ALL WINDOWS AND DOORS.
For a mosquito free house please keep the exterior doors closed.
There is shortage of electricity in Spain in the summer. You may find some time there is only enough electric for one
a/c unit - use the one in the lounge.
Also we recommend you use the gas cooker in the back kitchen . If the electric oven and microwave are used together
this may 'trip' the electric.Reduce appliances in use and Turn the switch back on from the fuse panel by the front door.
BALCONY & TERRACE UPSTAIRS : Please note in the interest of client safety there is no access to ROOF TERRACE&
This is a home from home self catering /cleaning/ washing holiday.
House maid can be arranged for 10€ per hour to do cleaning /washing, when required.
Clients staying more then two weeks are recommended to pay
120€ and hire the house maid to clean and wash the linenevery two weeks.
I am semi-retired . My wife Daisy is retired but is a full time grandmother to four young grand children.
We visit the villa frequently with the family to enjoy the sunshine and to escape the British winter.
The villa is ideal for a family or a multi-family holiday.
The children have such a great time they never want to go home when the holiday is finished.
We had been to the Costa Blanca many times and decided it
is a great place to have a property. After a very long search we found the holiday home of our dreams.
We have everything we could wish for in this villa .All other facilities are near by.
The area is full of palm trees , grape vineyards , pomegranetes,
oranges and lemon trees.
We have 65 orange trees , many olive trees , fig trees , dates and palm trees.
The 6000 square meter plot [ 1 !/2 acres ] provides us with all the space we could want .
When we get here from the Uk we feel we have arrived in paradise.
Just a short two hour flight from London brings us away from the
wet cold winter of the Uk to a very pleasant place in the sun.
The climate is benign in winter 12-18c, sunny almost every day , very pleasant in Springtime , and hot in the summer.
The villa casa de paz is in Matola, Algoda, Elche , Alicante , Costa Blanca , Spain .It is situated along a country lane just 500m from the main road the cv 875.World famous bird sanctuary EL FONDO PARC NATURAL is 2km away.
The motorway A7 going south to Torrevieca/CARTEGENA and north to Alicante is just 5 minutes from the villa.
The mountains around Crevilente are 15 minute drive and the beaches are 25 minute drive. The city of Elche is 6km away and is famous for its Palm trees and leather industry. There are several large hypermarkets within 10 minutes drive and local shops are just 15 minutes walk. To reach the villa you leave the motorway at junction 722 sign posted Crevilente Estacion and join the road Cv875 going to Elche. This road passes through Matola. Please check the roads on multimap, or take your satnav that is programmed for Spain.Enter Camino Hondo, matola, Algoda Elche.
If you do not know this area we do recommend you book you flight times so that you can find the villa in the day light.
Other Activities: The beach is 25 minute drive with all facilities
Golf: There are about 5 golf courses within 20- 30minute drive from the villa : El Planto elche, Bonalba - near to the airport, Alicante , San juan near to beach,Rojales, La Finca....etc.
Please refer to the information folder in the villa lounge for further details and information on market days , and other attractions that are within easy reach from the villa.
PLEASE ASK ABOUT SPECIAL OFFERS ON LONG LETS OF FOUR WEEKS OR MORE FROM NOVEMBER TO
SAND PIT :
Please dig the sand pit and rake it for children's use.
Ski: The sierra Nevada ski resort is about 4 hour drive and is very popular in January and February. It is less busy on week days.
Granada and the Alhambra palace are well worth a visit if you are touring.
PLEASE ASK ABOUT SPECIAL OFFERS FOR LONG RENTALS OF FOUR WEEKS OR MORE FROM NOVEMBER TO MARCH.
Four weeks for the price of 3 weeks from November to March.£100 of electric is allowed in a 4 week period.Any Excess usage
over £100 in a 4 week period will incur the extra charge. This will be deducted from any Deposit taken or billed seperately once the
electric bill is received.
The electric supply to the villa is not enough to supply all the
appliances at any one time.
We recommend you use the gas stove and oven for cooking.
The electric oven will cause a ' TRIP' of the electricity.
Only one or two A/C units are supported at the same time.
For cooling the A/c unit should not be set below 18C .The windows and doors should be closed when using the A/CFor heating the A/c unit should not be more than 22C.
We request all clients to replenish all items supplied for your convenience [ toilet rolls , kitchen rolls , washing powder....etc]
Please exchange empty gas cylinders for full ones from the CEPSA garage on the main road CV875 . Each gas cylnder costs 18 euros.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event||Minimum Stay|
March to April
Mar 29 2014 - Apr 26 2014
April to May
Apr 27 2014 - May 30 2014
May to June
May 31 2014 - Jun 27 2014
Jun 28 2014 - Sep 7 2014
|Refundable damage deposit||£200.00|
|Notes||There is a 100euro additional management charge for cleaning, changing and washing of linen for up to 4 bedrooms and 120 euros for 5 bedrooms after two weeks or at the end of the holiday.
House maid service may be possible at 10€ per hour.
Guests must vacate the villa by 10 am on the departure date if new guests are arriving that day or the following morning to allow the villa to be cleaned
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay. Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (GBP) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.