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GRAN ALACANT Townhouse with Garden, Roof Terrace, WiFi, UK TV, Air Con & Heat

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

Townhouse in Gran Alacant, Costa Blanca South, Spain - Communal Pool, 3 Min Drive To Beach, Restaurants Shops Bars 3 Mins Walk 10 Mins To Alicante Airport

Lifeguard on duty at pool, mid June - mid September. Contemporary furnished townhouse. 2 bedrooms sleeps 5, 2 bathrooms, south facing attracts sun all day, also offers shaded retreat for respite from sun, outdoor balcony off master bedroom ideal for nightcap or early morning coffee, also superb tiled roof top terrace which can be used for more private sunbathing or dining with panoramic views. The property is 10 minutes from Alicante airport and 45 minutes from Murcia airport. The property is very private overlooking a beautiful planted garden with shrubs orange lemon palm olive trees and pine ravine with no other properties in front - car parking out front.

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2018

About LYNN

Hi Folks Lynn and Bill here

We purchased our property in Gran Alacant ten years ago from new build. We paid a premium for our plot, south facing (sun all day) with uninterrupted views over mature gardens and a pine ravine.

The property was bought as a home in the sun, and it has been furnished to a very high standard (we actually self furnished from the UK, organising a container transit)

We are a family of 4, son at university and daughter studying A Levels. We have been blessed with fantastic family holidays in GA for many years now and getting best use of the great location as a weekend getaway, oh for low cost airlines.

Lynn is an Office Manager and book keeper so will be your contact, we have been taking care of clients for 6 years and having many returning year after year.

LYNN purchased this house in 2006

Why LYNN chose Santa Pola

Our home in GA is a lifetime investment, we plan to semi retire out here at some stage then hand it down the generations, in the meantime we fly out to Spain at every opportunity.

Location, location, location, 10 minutes from the airport, 3 minutes from the beach. A personal choice in respect of a hire car, everything you need for a chill out on your door step. Cuisine to suit every pallet and wallet a short walk from our home. Want to cook in? supermarket for your seafood, steaks and wines literally a 3 minute stroll through mature gardens.

The sporting type? mountain biking, hang gliding, windsurfing and simply beach running it's all happening.

Fancy a trip in land to a traditional Spanish village? You will need a hire car, but we can help you with the most cost effective options.

What makes this house unique

Location, location, location, simply second to non, and check out our client reviews, they consistently tell us that.

Our property's location to the communal pool is fantastic, a one minute stroll to the pool, whilst not too close to be disturbed during peak season.

Hard to believe but for those exiting the UK within less than 3 hours from leaving chilly UK, you could be sipping a rather well priced local Tinto on our front patio.

Hope to hear from you soon.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Fabulous time, house absolutely beautiful we were really really pleased. You have decorated it perfectly we didn't want to come home. Perfect plot not too close to the pool but just far enought away so as not to hear kids playing and shouting.

Sue and Paul Manchester. May 13

We had a super holiday in your fantastic house, beautiful beach and pool. We plan to return very soon and have recommended your house to our family and friends.

Jorgen and family, Denmark. June 13

Fantastic clean and well equiped house with sun trap garden, cant wait to return. Lots of restaurants within 5 minute walk.

One of the best beaches I have seen in Spain.

Donna & Jason from Belfast. July 13.
Sep 2007
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Santa Pola House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
  • Bathroom 1 - bath/shower with shower screen, wc, washhand basin, bidet, plenty of storage, large mirror with shave point. Bathroom 2 - shower, WC, washhand basin, storage, mirror with shave point.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/5 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom double bed, 2 bedside units with lamps outdoor balcony. 2nd bedroom 2 single beds. All rooms with built-in storage and air-con, top quality beds, furniture and bedlinen etc with your comfort in mind.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • marina
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: UK TV Internet Air Con in Bedrooms & Lounge Parking outside property Very short walk to secured pool Outside: Shared swimming pool with kids pool very short stroll from the house, life guard on duty during peak season. Entrance to pool area by key fob to prevent unwanted guests. Showers,WC and parasol's are provided at pool. Pool area carefully planted out with both palm and olive trees. Tastefully planted front garden/patio tiled in traditional Spanish terracotta. Uninterrupted view of the pine ravine and planted garden. Modern patio furniture to accommodate six with permanent stone BBQ in situ for alfresco cooking. Utility Room: Off kitchen well designed storage area - well equipped with beach accessories - bodyboards, balls bats, buckets and spades, cool bags, iron and iron board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and all bedlinen included in price. Additional cleaning charge of 50 euros on receipt of keys to be given to keyholder for clean at end of your stay. Other: Spacious roof terrace with night lighting offers alfresco dining with modern outdoor furnishings ie table, chairs and sunloungers. Parasol provides shelter from the uninterrupted sun. Spectacular views at sundown.


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GRAN ALACANT Townhouse with Garden, Roof Terrace, WiFi, UK TV, Air Con & Heat
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews

Home from home in the sun

  • 5 of 5

Great family home as described on the website, there has been a personal touch added to this holiday home complimented by Lynn's friendly and flexible help when booking. First time visiting this region - easy access from the airport, property very close to the beach, the pool is a stone throw and shops/restaurants within 5 minutes walking distance. I would highly recommend this property and can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted you enjoyed your holiday and look forward to hosting you again. Keep in touch and take care.....Lynn
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Great Holiday Home

  • 5 of 5

Terrific customer service from start to finish, Lynn was very attentive throughout the booking process. Proximity to the airport was excellent, a quick 10 minute car journey. The property is as described on the website, very well equipped, modern and well maintained. Super convenient to pubs, restaurants and supermarkets. A minute from the pool and a few minutes from the beach. Would highly recommend this property. Thank you Lynn for your flexibility and support - I hope to see you again!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review looks like you enjoyed my holiday home & Gran Alacant as much as I do. Thank you for your business hope to see you again in the near future. Take care Lynn
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Brill Holiday Home!

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend this property. Would suggest terrific location for any season particularly good if you are looking for autumn/winter holiday - sun on the patio and roof terrace all day. Great customer service and help with planning and booking from Lynn. The house is very modern and clean. Close to all shops/pubs/restaurants etc. all within walking distance.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Rebecca, Great to hear from you. Hope you are keeping well? Thank you for your kind review. Take care......Lynn Mcilroy x
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Returning Holiday Maker - Great Property!

  • 5 of 5

Returning to Gran Alicant for year 3 - I have hired Lynn's property for the last 2 years, and I am planning to return again later in the year. The booking experience from start to finish was well managed, with lots of regular communication and assistance to any specific requirements. The house is very clean and well maintained. Well situated for bars and restaurants (La Palleta, Dream Corner & not forgetting the Argentina Steak House - all within 5 minute walk). Both pool and beach are terrifc. Overall holiday experience was excellent - cant wait to return. Thanks Lynn!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Margaret for a great review much appreciated. Looking forward to hosting you later in the year Take care Lynn x
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Terrific Holiday Home!

  • 5 of 5

Customer experience, holiday planning, help, support and overall preparation pre-travel was terrific. Lynn was very supportive and very flexible when helping me plan the holiday. Airport only 10 minutes away, picked up by Lynn's keyholder, the fabulous Phillis. Holiday home as described on the website - very modern, great location, well equipped and spotlessly clean. Bars, restaurants, shops and bus links into Alicante all within a few minutes walking distance. Beautiful beach 3 minutes by car, communal pool is very modern and is set in a beautifully landscaped garden. I would highly recommend this property and have already booked to return in the autumn!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a bunch for your kind review. I'm sure you're looking forward to your trip in the autumn, a lovely time to visit. Take care Lynn
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Superb holiday

  • 5 of 5

This is the 3rd time my husband and I have been to Gran Alacant, Lynn's holiday home has proved to be a step above my previous rentals, A short trip from Alicante airport, the location is excellent, restaurants , bars , shops and a supermarket all within minutes

House was really well equipped and very clean, decore very tasteful and modern. Great winter sun in the front patio, communal pool 2 minutes from the house , a beautiful pool, a tad too cold in February but will get to use in September, my return booking. Fantastic customer service from start to finish, Lynn very prompt with local information and alwYs flexible and accommodating

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you kindly for your review. I look forward to hosting you come September, in the meantime time care. Thanks again Lynn
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Car: not necessary


The local Carabssi sandy beach blue flag winner is 3 minutes by car, easy parking. It has sand dunes pine shaded areas picnic & BBQ facilities with parasol & sunbeds for hire. Adjacent to the beach there is also a tranquil nature reserve (El Clot). The beach has also a number of high season beach bars which welcome the evening in by spinning the decks with chill out music. For the more energetic there is plenty of activities such as diving, windsurfing, fishing, paragliding and sailing.


Alicante airport is 10 minutes and Murcia airport 45 minutes by car. Car hire is not necessary to enjoy Gran Alacant as there is a local road train and bus service that loops the whole area including the beach. Once at the property there is an excellent choice of restaurants bars & supermarkets.

Alicante Airport pick up and drop off can be arranged for 15 euros (up to 4 people). Buses to Alicante City and Santa Pola run on a very regular basis. Taxi service within Gran Alacant is 5 Euros.


Santa Pola, 10 minutes south of Gran Alacant, is a traditional Spanish fishing village, which offers beautiful local cuisine and shops. Every Monday and Saturday hosts a wonderful fresh produce market.

Alicante city is 15 minutes north and offers everything one expects from a modern city- shopping malls, hypermarkets, the modern marina is home to many exquisit restaurants.

Benidorm is 40 minutes north on the motorway with many family attractions such as Terra Mitcica, Aqualandia and Mundamar.

Further Details:

All facilities are within walking distance from the accommodation. Supermarket is a 3 minute walk and caters for those intending to self cater. There are numerous restaurants (80 in total) we would recommend in particular, the Argentinian steak house, Coco's pizzeria, buffet Chinese. New live music bar with pool darts SKY sports, wine bars etc. The commercial centre has first class international cuisine with chill out bars and live entertainment, ice cream parlours, children's soft play area and shops.

Gran Alicante also has medical centre, pharmacies, post office, banks with cash machines, hairdressers, nail bar, car hire, petrol station (a totally self contained area). There is a local market within 3 minute walk every thursday which caters for all needs, i.e. fresh fruit & Veg, leather goods, clothing etc etc.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Non-refundable deposit of £100 per weeks rental to secure dates. 8 weeks prior to client arrival, all outstanding balances must be paid in full. To ensure the accommodation is kept to an extremely high standard (fully refundable on inspection of property), a damage/loss deposit of £100 is required. Guest are advised to take out Holiday Insurance as the owners accept no liability for Injury or Loss of Valuables.
No smoking and no pets.

Changeover Day:
There is no particular changeover day, arrival and departure times depend on incoming and outgoing clients.

Cleaning fee
€50 is payable directly to the keyholder in Gran Alacant on arrival and receipt of property key

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund