real Spain here in a traditional village house set among beautiful scenery
and orange groves.
Algar is well placed for
the beach and Valencia city but offers you the chance to explore more rural
Spain and its wonderful people. Great for children, too, as the village
has limited traffic, and the house is in a no through lane bursting with
flowerpots and next to the main square. The children will love running
wild and, if they need cooling down, the open air municipal swimming pool
is 300 metres away, again very easy to access.
house has 2 apartments.The 1st floor apartment ( Apartment 1) has 2 double
bedrooms,one of which has an 'alcoba', a traditional dressing room just
before the bedroom and a single room.
The kitchen diner is spacious
with a fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, fridge and a wood burning
range for the cooler nights or just to create a romantic atmosphere! The
kitchen leads on to the terrace which has a table and 4 chairs.
The shower room is modern
and fully equipped. The lounge has 2 sofas, television and balcony which
overlooks the lane.
are electric radiators in all rooms, and bedlinen/towels are provided.
The ground floor of the house
has been tastefully renovated to give a communal space, with a billiard
table, dart board, a library and bicycles for free use. It is also available
to rent for small celebrations.
1 is traditionally decorated in burgundies and golds, echoing the arabic
roots of the house and the lane, being the oldest in the village. It has
many original features, such as carved wooden doors, ornate fire surround,
high ceilings with wooden beams.
The apartment has 2 double
bedrooms and an extra room that could accommodation a 5th person. There
is a quaint terrace leading out from the kitchen, and the living room has
a balcony overlooking the lane.
2: The second floor apartment is light and spacious, decorating in
cooling mediterranean blues and whites. There are 2 double bedrooms and
1 bedroom with 2 single beds.
The apartment has a large
shower room with walk-in shower. For exclusive use of the second floor
apartment only is the impressive covered terrace with breathtaking views
over the village rooftops and orange groves.
Beach 20 minutes
Valencia city 25 minutes
Very popular area for walkings,
including the old mining route, La via minera, a level route passing through
beautiful scenery and traditional unspoilt villages such as Sagunto, Jerica
This is real Spain so don't
forget your phrase book!
The house can be rented as
a whole, or each apartment can be rented separately. The prices are as
The whole house ( capacity
11 people) 600 euros per week 130 euros per night
Apartment 1 ( capacity
4/5) 350 euros per week 50-70 euros per night
Apartment 2 ( capacity
6) 350 euros per week 60-80 euros per night
Tha apartments share the
same stairwell but have independent front doors and facilities. Each has
its own terrace. However, if the whole house is rented, the front doors
can be left open to allow access to both apartments from the same set of