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John and Maggie Male

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english

Quietly situated 2 bed 2 bathroom Villa with panoramic views and private pool

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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
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Overview

Oliva Villa Rental Photos and Description

Beautifully furnished Villa - sleeps 4, free wifi, TV and all home comforts

We are currently undertaking building work, and so are not takeing bookings for the summer of 2016. We hope to have these completed by the autumn will update this as soon as we know. what we dont want is to take bookings and have our guests comming to a building site.

2 bed 2 bath Villa with 8 x 4 metre private pool and panormaic views from the p. l terrace and the Naya.

Double bedroom with air conditioning and en-suite shower room. Built in wardrobe.

Twin Bedroom with air conditioning. Built in wardrobes.

Family bathroom with shower and bath.

Wi-Fi

Open plan lounge/diner. Comfortable seating for 5. SatelliteTV and Blu-ray player. Dining for 6.

Fully fitted kitchen with washing machine ,microwave, Fridge freezer, oven and hob.

Wood burning stove.

This Villa is the ideal home from home for those wanting to stay in this glorious part so Spain. Sit and relax on one of the terraces with a long cool drink and settle down to watch the sunset and then the fireworks from one of the many fiestas in the area, or curl up in the lounge in front of the fire.

There is comfortable seating and dining on the Naya (covered terrace) table, chairs and sun beds on the pool terrace, with some shading.

Please note that there are steps up to the front door of the Villa and from the Villa to the Pool Terrace, the covered Naya is at a height, as is the Pool Terrace. For this reason we do not recommend our Villa for toddlers and very young children.

We do have a cot and high chair for babies.

We advise that you take out holiday insurance as we will not accept resposibility for personal injury, loss or damage to articles in the Villa or your personal possessions.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
John and Maggie Male (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About John and Maggie Male

We decied back in 2005 that we would one day move to Spain - but wantd the 'real Spain' not a tourist town.

Having spent 10 years working outside in the Yorkshire Dales it was time to think about relocating, so in 2012 John made the move which has enabled us to continue to develop the property during the winter months and to be in Oliva to service the rentals in the summer months.

Our long term plans are to continue to create the garden and add more terraces for our guests to enyoy.

John and Maggie Male purchased this villa in 2005

Why John and Maggie Male chose Valencia

When we decided that we wanted to one day move to Spain we knew that we did not want to be in 'Little Britain' but wanted to imerse ourselves in the Spanish way of life, and this region has a rich culture and the history of this area is fascinating

We enjoy glorious views to the coast and the mountains

We have easy and good access to the blue flag beaches of Oliva and Gandia,

We also enjoy the outdoors and this is an excellant area for walking, eiter independatnly or with one of the walking groups.

With being on the hill it always a little cooler than at sea level in the height of summer and we often have a gentle refreshsing breeze.

What makes this villa unique

The fabulous panoramic views across the orange groves to the sea or across to the mountains, enjoyed at all times of the day and night, but especially with a glass of wine as you watch the sunset and then enjoy the fireworks from the many local fiestas.

You can do as much or as little as you want to,- relax by the pool or head to the mountains for a walk.

Casa Romero is ideally situated to explore the surrounding villages, towns and cities.

Our home is furnished to a high standard to enable you to enjoy your well deserved holiday.

John will be on hand to offer any assistance that he can to enable you to get the most enjoyment out of your holiday, from the meet and greet service to the pool cleaning and changing of linens. If he requires access to the Villa he will arrange it with you to fit in with your plans. So as not to disturb you the pool maintenance and plant care will be before 1100

Guestbook comments from the owner

I thank again John and Maggie for your hospitality and your beautiful Casa Romero. Panoramic views, stunning pool and garden. Beach beautiful.

We will be back/ Thank you
Aug 2013
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based on 16 traveler reviews

Quietly situated 2 bed 2 bathroom Villa with panoramic views and private pool
average rating of 4.9375 based on 24 reviews
5

Deluxe Mountainside Retreat -

  • 5 of 5

The pictures do not lie, a wonderful villa with just about everything you need for a relaxing holiday. The property was immaculate on arrival, it felt more like a luxury spa than a villa with some lovely touches by the owners Maggie and John. We met John on arrival who was the perfect host and showed us around the villa in just 15 minutes. John was on hand throughout the break for anything we needed, nothing was too much trouble. The local restaurant which was in walking distance had unfortunately closed so we had to use the car for any evening trips out. John even drove us on a couple of occasions to local restaurants, we would definitely recommend Kiko Port Restaurant by the beach for some lovely local fish dishes and a really good house white, excellent local tapas in Oliva town centre at nou cellar and any of the restaurants in Carrer Del La Mar Mediterrania near the beach at Platja Pau Pi which was lovely and uncrowded when we went in early July. We would definitely recommend this property to anyone wanting a luxury break away and a perfect place to relax and unwind. Thanks again John and Maggie.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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5

Nowhere nicer!

  • 5 of 5

What a treat to arrive after exhausting travel nearing one in the morning to see the owner outside to greet us. Owner John was the most professional of the Homeaway properties we have visited. We wanted a secluded two bedroom villa with a pool, but were pleasantly surprised by the well-maintained, beautifully landscaped, great views and lovely restful breezes that washed over the balcony. We could not have been more pleased. We needed R&R and that is what this home provided. The owner was top-notch and although we had some difficulties with Homeaway payment system, the owners were on top of the issue and very responsive. With the stairs it is definitely not good for wee children or very elderly, but other than that everyone would enjoy this marvelous facility. Wi-fi was excellent, too.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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Excellently presented spacious and quiet villa

  • 5 of 5

This is the villa on Google Earth: https://goo.gl/maps/THBbd.

The naya (verandah) is very private and provides a fine panoramic view from the North East (closest to the sea) around to the West (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2eTKDiZ05k). We can confirm there was usually a pleasant breeze in its shade on the hotter days!

The excellent pool is overlooked by the nearest villa - but that was unoccupied until the last day of our visit. There's no direct access between the pool and the naya, so from the pool you have to go up the steps to the front door of the villa. The floors are tiled throughout - so no problems with wet feet walking through the villa.

The villa and its equipment are as advertised, clean and well-maintained, and John and Maggie have produced a smartly laid-out garden around the front of the villa - they are working on the rest of the grounds, and also building a small separate apartment down the hill below the existing villa (there was no building work going-on during our stay, in June 2015).

In our brief stay we didn't dine out, but there are plenty of shopping opportunities for self-catering in the bustling town of Oliva, and we made a couple of visits to the fine beach at Rabdells.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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september stay.

  • 5 of 5

This is a quiet villa set on a hillside, overlooking the sea in the distance, and inland to the mountains. We couldnt have asked for a better place to spend a weeks holiday. The facilities are excellant and John was amazing. This is Oliva's best kept secret and so it would come highly recommended to anyone thinking about a holiday here.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Brilliant place

  • 5 of 5

If you're looking for a get away in a nice quiet location you are at the right place. Maggie and John provide a very cosy spacious villa in a nice area high up above the sea level. The views from the villa are astonishing and advised not to be ignored. The view stretches out above the town, mountains, and reaches the horizon where sunrises and sunsets can be observed. Villa offers 2 bedrooms. Two bathrooms a spacious kitchen, living room, a balcony and the most important a big area outside with the swimming pool. This is a brilliant option for anyone who struggles to enjoy their holiday in a small hotel room because this villa makes you feel like you're at home. I would advice to come experience your visit in Spain and definitely come stay at this villa. The only problem is you might encounter is this is not a location for crazy nights out and clubbing it's far away from the noise and crowds of tourists

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Super Place + Caring Owner

  • 5 of 5

The villa is wonderful, calm, quiet with great views. More important is that John takes very good care ...he went out of his way to shop for some bread, eggs, milk etc since we arrived late on a Sunday. Few owners do that. My kids enjoyed the pool everyday!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Valencia and Alicante
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
In Olivia and la Font D'en Carros
Nearest Ferry
18 Kilometres
Denia, for the Baelerics
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Oliva Nova Golf Course
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Gandia
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
AP7
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Oliva and La Font
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Blue flag beaches of Oliva
Car: necessary

The Orange Blossom Coast is relatively unspoilt by tourism and boasts 3000 hours of sunshine a year.

Casa Romero is the ideal holiday home, comfortably furnished with those extra little touches to give you a feeling of being at home

It is ideal for those wanting a very relaxing and chilled out break, as well as those wanting to explore this fascinating area of Spain which is steeped in history, boasts beautiful countryside and coastline, vibrant towns and cities, and pretty villages.i

Our Villa is a ten minute drive to the historic town of Oliva which boasts 17 kilometers of blue flag beaches. Ten minutes to the village of La Font D'En Carros with its friendly bars and many fiestas and 20minutes to the vibrant town of Gandia, also with award winning Blue Flag beaches.

For sports enthusiasts golf courses are to be found at Oliva Nova, Javea and La Galiana . Sailing from Club Natica in Oliva and off the beach during the summer, Along with kite surfing, wind surfing and kite flying.

Scuba diving and snorkeling are available in the area, and more details can be found on our web site www.villacasaromero.co.uk

For those who enjoy walking between September and May the Costa Blanca Mountain Walkers arrange walks twice weekly from easy to strenuous

There is an active tennis club in Oliva, as well as a windsurfing school.

A Mediterranean Equestrian event is currently held at Oliva Nova in early spring and autumn.

Horse riding is available locally, and again more information can be found on our website.

Karting is also available on the outskirts of Oliva

For those who love culture Valencia with its City of the Arts and Sciences and Oceanographic Center are just an hour away, either by car or by train from Gandia. The city bus tour is well worth undertaking.The central market is known as one of the best in Europe.

To the south is Bendiorm with all its attractions including Terra Mitica and Terra Natura along with Mundomar and Aqualanda.

There is also a water park to the North of us close to Cullera.

The train from Denia to Alicante is very scenic and relaxing.

Xativia, with its amazing hill top castle and museums is inland to the North West.

There are pretty towns and villages if you head into the mountains. Maps and guide books are available for you to use.

Bird watching at Pego is also a nearby attraction.

For those who have a love for food and drink there are numerous resteraunts, bars and bodegos to explore in Oliva, Ganida and the many surrounding villages and small towns.

After a day out, or simply relaxing at the Villa, by the pool or at the beach, from the covered Terrace or pool terrace sit back and enjoy the fireworks from the numerous fiestas celebrated in our area.

More details of these can be found on our web site.

Local information is also obtainable from the Oliva Tourist Board website.

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Rates & Availability

Oliva Villa Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $168

30% non refundable deposit required to secure booking - payable by bank transfer, credit card or Pay-Pal. Balance 6 weeks prior to arrival.
Late bookiings - full amount.
A damage deposit of 150 euros is required and this is added to the final payment. It will be refunded within seven days of departure.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Oliva Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 107 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • Fully tiled fitted bathrooms. Electric heaters in both bathrooms for the cooler months
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , Ensuite shower room
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Fully fitted wardrobes to both bedrooms. Hot and cold A/C to both rooms. Electric blankets.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
Attractions:
  • caves
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A meet and greet service is included, this takes ten to fifteen minutes when you arrive, but is invaluable to your stay at Casa Romero. The property has a number of steps to the front door and down to the pool terrace for this reason it is not suitalbe for disabled people, toddlers and very young children, without close supervison. The covered terrace is high and young children will need to be supervised in this area. Not suitable for teenagers on their own. Airport transfers and local driving can be arranged if required. It is recomended that you take out travel insurance as we will not be liable for accidents or loss of personal belongings. The price includes cleaning and laundering of towels and bedding. Pool and terrace cleaned and checked at least twice weekly, Plants watered as needed. Stays over 7 days include a full linen change to be arranged with John for your convenience. John is available locally to assist you at all times

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