Los Arcos is the self-contained, spacious, south-facing garden apartment in the owner's villa. The private, solar-heated pool, huge garden and the barbecue area are just for the use of guests. The villa is in a quiet, residential area of La Nucia but just a few minutes walk from shops, restaurants and bars, including the well-known Supermercado La Nucia and Nuevo Alcazar restaurant.
Around and about: La Nucia is centrally placed in the Marina Baixa district characterized by ‘mountains rising up from the sea’. Just a ten minute drive takes you to the sea and beautiful beaches of the Costa Blanca. Heading inland takes you into spectacular mountain touring routes of the Sierra Aitana with picturesque small towns and villages and well known tourist destinations such as Guadalest.
There are markets in the area every day of the week, ranging from the massive market in Benidorm with its fantastic range of fruit, vegetables, flowers, plants, fashion, leather goods, textiles, shoes, toys... to the popular Sunday rastro market in La Nucia. Terra Mitica and Terra Natura theme parks are just a few minutes drive as well as Aqualandia water park and Mundomar. And golf? Real de Faula Golf course just 5 minutes drive away.
Cultural events: There is plenty going on. An impressive new concert hall and outside auditorium opened in 2007 in La Nucia which has already hosted a staggering range of performances from opera, jazz, flamenco and zarzuela to classical, folk, theater, ballet, rock ...an endless list. Alfaz and Altea have there own concert halls. Art galleries can be found in just about every town.
Town celebrations and fiestas around patron saints dates and other significant dates are a well known feature of the region as are the annual celebrations of the 'Moors and Christians' festivals, the two best known being in Alcoy and Vilajoyosa.
Golf, cycling, walking and other activities: Away from the beaches there's also plenty to do and see. The nearest golf club, Real de Faula, is a few minutes drive away. Designed by Jack Nicklaus, opened in 2005, Real de Faula Golf has two 18-hole courses. Levante Course is full length par 72 championship course, while the Poniente course is par 62 executive course. Set in pine valley with sea and mountain views. Cycling is very popular in the area, and there are plenty of walking and trekking routes through the mountains, scenic tours, places of interest, historical sites, horse riding, rock climbing and lots of other possibilities.
Lazing by your private pool or by the sea...... heading into the mountains.... getting some exercise.... enjoying some relaxation.... whatever... you'll find Los Arcos perfectly comfortable and perfectly located!