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Luxury Villa With Private Pool And Glorious Sea Views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa in Altea, Costa Blanca, Spain - Select Hillside Location With Fantastic Views & Large Private Pool

El Castillo in Altea Hills is a large castle style villa with soaring ceilings in the main living room and a new Queens tower bedroom complete with en-suite bathroom and its own battlements sun terrace. It also has a Naya with seating and several outside terraces with 2 BBQ areas complete with seating for 6 or more. Some areas are in the shade but all have a roller blind or parasol or covered loggia area. Satellite TV UK and Spanish is provided along with free Hi-Fi and Internet access in the naya. Cooling is by ceiling fans some of which are remote control but the villa also benefits from its hillside location and sea breezes.


Property Manager
Bolland Property
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 15, 2017

About Bolland Property

My wife and I are retired and we bought the site and built our villa in 1999 to 2000. The views are fantastic as is Altea Hills a very upmarket urbanization. We extended the Queens Tower in 2010 and this provides a delightful new experience. All our guest have left enchanted with the area and some have even bought on the urbanization.

The furnishings are Arabian because I worked in the Middle East and brought back most of my villa contents with me.

The Costa Blanca is a superb place to holiday.

Bolland Property purchased this villa in 1999

Why Bolland Property chose Altea

We bought a plot and built our Castle in Spain. We love it and hope you will too.

Alicante Airport (aka El ATET) now has a new terminal building and you will soon exit and be at the villa via the A7 motorway.

What makes this villa unique

The climate in the Hills is delightful. In high summer the gentle breeze keeps you cool on the hottest days that you will spend in the glorious pool.

Shops abound for food, drink and anything you might need. Altea is full of designer boutiques with the best quality clothes, shoes, jewelery etc.

Restaurant cater for all tastes and pockets. The Yacht Club in Puerto Loius Campomanes or Greenwich Village as the area is also called as it is on the O degrees meridian has a superb restaurant. Albir has a McDonald's and many great Chinese and other style eateries. Do look in our Guest Information File for adverts and reviews and approximate prices.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Fantastic! Gary & family Yorkshire June 2012
Apr 2012
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Amenities

Altea Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:30 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Resort
  • Town
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Full size wash basin
  • En-suite bathroom has power shower/bath, bidet, w/c, washbasin and granite vanity area Main bathroom has bath with shower over and glass screen plus wash basin and wc. Cloakroom/aseo has toilet and large wash basin. Pool terrace has an enclosed shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 in Queen's Tower has a double bed, wardrobes, security safe and en-suite bathroom with power shower plus TV and Blu-Ray dvd player Bedroom 2 has a double bed and wardrobes and security safe. Bedroom 3 has twin beds and wardrobes.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Please note the owners round tower on the right is not included and the owners will not be in residence. Outside: There is a private pool 8x5 approx with Roman steps with several filters. There is 2 traditional charcoal BBQ with adjacent seating. A new roller blind shades a new glass topped table and chairs for 6 on the front terrace. Dine with a glorious view. There are some lemon and orange trees in the gardens and grapevines. Utility room in garage area has washing machine and a dryer plus an overflow fridge if needed. Rear of villa has a clothes line. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen is included. Housekeeper can do a weekend clean/tidy. We would appreciate all our guests leave the villa clean and tidy. Other: Naya has seating for 6. Sliding doors open out onto the terrace. Ideal for morning coffee Spanish style with brandy perhaps! This room has a WiFi/LAN reception and connection. New for Outdoor canopy area with easy chairs Chill Out

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Luxury Villa With Private Pool And Glorious Sea Views
average rating of 4.9 based on 11 reviews
5

An amazing site.

  • 5 of 5

From the first day, it was like being in a paradise. We spent two weeks in this fantastic villa, where we had a wonderful family experience. I went with my wife and two children, and I would definitely repeat.

One of the most beautiful things about this fantastic place, are the views as well as its large pool. It is a perfect place to live the holidays. I will repeat it without hesitation.

Thank you for such fantastic service.

Recommended to go both groups as a single family, as there is a lot of space and privacy. It is much enjoyed, as there are nearby a lot of sites, beaches, coves and many other places to visit.

I only have to thank you for that joyful stay.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Diego Thank you for your kind words!! You are more than welcome to come return any time and as promised I will look after you should you return. Best regards Garry
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5

Excellent views. Character property

  • 5 of 5

Located high on the chic Altea Hills urbanisation you will definitely need a car to get around. The views from the villa are fantastic during the day and the night. Pool was well kept and crystal clear. Plenty of comfortable places to sit in the sunshine or the shade.

The accommodation itself was very unique and full of character with eastern influences and original artworks. The Queen's tower was lovely and had its own private terrace. Kitchen very well equipped and user friendly. The whole villa had loads of space and we found we enjoyed eating meals outside on the terrace as much as driving into Calpe, Altea or Albir. Any problems and Steve the maintenance and pool chap was only a WhatsApp call away. We were a party of four adults ( Mom Dad and two adult daughters 26 and 22) and thoroughly enjoyed our 12 day stay. Would we come back? Absolutely 😁?

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Brilliant Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We had a great family holiday in the villa. Three couples and a one year old. Pool was fantastic and was well used by us all. Great barbecues in the evening with amazing views over the sea with some amazing sunsets. The short drive to Calpe was great for a day on a lovely clean beach. Also some lovely meals in the old town of Altea. A great time was had by us all and hope to return.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We thank you for your lovely review and are always pleased when our guests have a great time at our home. Not just a holiday let! We get many repeat bookings year after year from guests who join our VIP club for extra perks.... Do contact us for details. Membership is free.
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5

Fantastic views

  • 5 of 5

Just back from 2 weeks in this fantastic villa. Views to die for, amazing pool - I now have a mermaid for a daughter. Perfect location with so much to see & do in the area. Altea is a lovely town with a nice seafront promenade & a beautiful old town with an abundance of restaurants & lovely shops. We stayed at the villa with my parents & 2 children it was a perfect size for all of us with plenty of outside space. The villa is well equipped with all that you would need, comfortable beds and a lovely sea breeze. We had a fantastic holiday & did not want to leave. Would highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words. It's not just a holiday villa so is very well equipped as you found and everyone loves the views and areas around like Altea, Albir Calpe and even Benedorm. We get many return visitors who join our VIP program.
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4

Lovely getaway up a very big hill but the views are stunning day and night. Home from home.

  • 4 of 5

Three kids, wife and myself for a weeks getaway and was excellent. Met John briefly for a handover and decent chap who was very helpful. Furnishings and decor quirky and arabic and the Tower is unique. Despite being March had a go in the pool with great views over the edge.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Superb Well Equiped Luxury Villa

  • 5 of 5

Located perfectly for real Spain...Guadalest...Calpe...Denia & Benidorm, something for everyone. Second visit.....& we will return. A perfect family vacation.

The Pool is Fantastic !!!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We choose carefully and built for the heat and comfort and convenience. We endeavour to keep well maintained thanks to our great little helpers. And really appreciate the care guests take with our villa.
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
ALICANTE
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Kilometres
Altea Hills near entrance & Hotel
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
ALICANTE
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Siera altea
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
La Olla - between Altea Hills and Altea
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
A7
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Kilometres
Altea Hills near entrance
Nearest Ski
1 Kilometres
Water skiing - Puerto Lois Compamanes
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Mascarat
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Mascarat has a pebble beach that slopes gently. As has Altea and Albir. Sandy beaches abound from Calpe to Moraira and beyond. Benidorm has some huge sandy beaches. Cala Finestrat past Levante Beach in Benidorm is a lovely small bay with a beach and many good sea front cafes and restaurants offering excellent Menu Del Diaz meals wine or beer included. In fact on the coast from Altea to Benidorm you could try a different restaurant every day for weeks and still have new ones to try. See guide.

Travel:

Car or Taxi essential. The nearest airport is Alicante, 60 kms (approx 40 mins) from the villa. Take the AP7 motorway to junction 64 Altea/Calpe, here you will join the N332 and take the exit towards Calpe for approximately 10 minutes following the large signs to Urb Altea Hills on your left.

Distances:

Calpe is towards the north and about 20 mins away. Albir has many good shops and is just past Altea along the sea front. This leads you towards the large resort of Benidorm about another 20 mins away. For the mountains head up past Altea La Vieja to Guadalesque.

We provide details of most local sights and attractions in the villa guide along with brochures and maps.

Further Details:

Terra Mitica is a theme part near Benidorm about 6 miles away.

Aqua Landia is a water fun park just past Albir only 3 miles away.

Swim with Dolphins - water slides.

Benidorm Palace is a Show/Cabaret/Dining facility of very good quality.

(Some topless nudity!)

Puerto Lois Campomanes/ Greenwich Village is the Yacht Marina opposite Urb Altea Hills. Turn right past the Mas Y Mas Supermecardo and Bank. Restaurants ski-boats and boats available along with diving.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $266.38

Booking Notes:
We offer Early Bird Discounts, usually 15% for bookings well in advance of arrival date. Only costs £200 deposit to secure...!
Previous Guests also get a VIP discount on top of any current offer of 5%.
£200 deposit secures a booking. Non Refundable on cancellation.
Plus £200 damage & excess cleaning deposit etc and Balance to be paid 6 weeks before the start of the let.
Nightly rates are 1/7th of the weekly rate.


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Changeover Day:
Saturday unless agreed otherwise.
Out by 10 am. In from 2 pm.
Do not forget to handover keys and remote to the electric gate.

Notes on prices:
Nightly rate is 1/7th weekly rate. Minimum 7 nights.
SPECIAL OFFERS
2017 Early Bird - 10% if booked before end 31st December 2016 and is at current rates that may rise for 2017

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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