Only a 10 minute drive inland off the A7 you will find Busot a traditional Spanish village . Busot is small, yet charming village set amongst wonderful scenery. It is a 10 minute drive from the town and beach of El Campello, with its many supermarkets, shops, bars and restaurants. Busot has around 1,500 inhabitants whose houses are grouped around a hill topped by a 12th century Moorish castle. The ruined castle formed part of Alicante's medieval defence system. Busot is situated within the mountain range Cabeco d' Or (Golden Hill) which has beautiful views over El Campello and neighboring towns and villages.
Busot can be found 24km from Alicante City and 40km from Benidorm, sitting in a vast and beautiful wilderness which is both peaceful and refreshing with its lack of building works which is seen so much along the coast of Alicante.
The famous Canalobre caves are located about 3km from the village and provide an awe-inspiring view across several towns and villages nearby.
For golf enthusiasts :-
BONALBA GOLF resort and spa boasts an 18 hole course and a magnificent spa. Opened in 1995 Bonalba is the oldest and most settled course on the Costa Blanca. The course designed by Ramon Espinosa is a diverse entity of trees, water obstacles, bunkers and large greens. making it enjoyable for pros and amateurs alike. The 6,367 metre par 72 course is set in the foot hills of the Sierra de Bonalba, overlooking the Mediterranean sea and beaches of San Juan. It has it´s own academy and professional instructors. This course is only 5 minutes drive from the villa. Attached is the spa which benifits from and outdoor lagoon style pool which is open from April. And an all year indoor pool and gymnasium. The spa offers all the normal treatments you would expect to find in a top class environment.
GOLF ALICANTE The legendry Spanish player Severiano Ballesteros designed Alicante city golf course. The course offers a good challenge to all. Along the course there are seven water hazards, so gettting used to playing between obstacles is important. The 6,270 metre Alicante golf course of par 72 requires a different strategic approach to every hole and encourages players to use all clubs. The course stands out for its wide fairways, beautiful park areas and its splendid lakes. Alicante golf is a 15 minute drive from the villa.
GOLF EL PLANTIO El Platino has been open since 2000. The wide fairways allow even high handicap players the chance to enjoy the game. Other good qualities of the course include short walking distances between tees and greens . The course is surrounded by hills and views to the inland mountains. El Plantino is about a 25 minute drive from the villa. It is very close to Alicante airport.
There are kilometres of white sandy beaches, El CAMPELLO with crystal clear waters, gentle sea breezes in summer and mild winter days combine with the hospitable nature of the locals. There is a variety of high quality bars and restaurants
aswell as an excellent range of leisure, sporting and cultural facilities.
There is a tram station in El Campello and the line runs between Alicante and Benidorm. There is a tram every 20-30 minutes, you can explore the ancient city of Alicante and visit the attractions of Benidorm.
For family fun only 30 minutes away in Benidorm are some of the biggest and best theme parks. Aqualandia, Mundomar,Terra Mitica and Terra Natura.