Nestling in the foothills of the Montgo national park and on the award winning Los Lagos complex, Casa Leila is a perfectly positioned 2 bedroom apartment with access to Javea, Jesus Pobre and Denia. The apartment benefits from views across the stunning gardens and a short stroll to the amazing lagoon pool. Outside garden terracing with easy access to large poolside area and any number of breathtaking evening strolls in the surrounding countryside. Off road parking to the rear of the apartment and a number of excellent local bars and restaurants within walking distance in the real spanish village of Jesus Pobre , and Javea with its award winning beaches, shops, bars and restaurants is only a 10min drive.
This apartment is fitted to a high standard with comfort and relaxation made easy this is an ideal, relaxing getaway for a couple or small family looking for high quality communal amenities, within a tranquil safe and secure setting. Denia and Javea are only 10 minutes drive in either direction on the coast and the local “Campo” (countryside) is stunning all year round. This apartment will appeal to serious and recreational walkers with some of the finest scenery and a mixture of challenging and relaxing walks on the doorstep with no need to drive. There is ample seating for diners on both the front and rear terraces, also both provide plenty of shade and the living area comes with air conditioning. The main open plan living room / diner / american style kitchen is spread across the whole of the apartment and accesses the terrace. The kitchen is extremely well appointed, in the living room there is plenty of comfy seating throughout and satellite TV and DVD.The bedrooms, one superking double and 1 twin, are light and airy with windows overlooking the terraces and a modern stylish family bathroom with walk-in shower. This apartment is a peaceful high quality get away on an award winning complex.
The traditonal Spanish village of Jesus Pobre is a 2 minute drive or a 10 minute walk, there you will find a number of good bars and restaurants as well as a village bakery, small shop, and a playground for the children. The apartment nestles in the footpaths of the Montgo national park with numerous walks for all fitness levels, you can try an ascent of the Montgo which on the shortest side will take around an hour.
Javea the jewel of the northern Costa Blanca is a 10 minute drive away; it still functions as a fishing port with the boats leaving every day and returning with their catch. Alongside the rag tag fleet of fishing vessels can be found the multi million euro yachts and family pleasure cruisers all moored in the famous port area below Puchol’s grand villas. Javea has 3 separate distinct stretches of coastline and is very much a lived in area which is popular with visitors and holiday villa seekers. Views across the bay are spectacular.
Playa de l’Arenal is Javea’s most famous (but not only) tourist beach area. It is a dreamy setting stretching no more than 300m from the well located Parador hotel in the north as far as the famous Javea nightclub “Achill” in the south. The Arenal is home to every type of café bar and restaurant, which are set back from the wide promenade and beach. With views across the bay and a family chilled out atmosphere this is the perfect beach holiday get away. With fine golden sand, volleyball nets, various boutique shops and ice cream parlours stretching along the promenade, you can also find plenty of play areas for the kids. The fine sand leads down to the shallow Mediterranean waters making this a safe and exciting beach for all the family.
Denia lies some 7km north of Javea along a spectacular winding mountain road over the Montgo Mountain or a easy drive past the small towns of La Xara and Ondara. It is a bustling resort with a classic Spanish traditional old town, fine restaurants and blue flag beaches stretching for many kilometres, even in the height of summer finding a quite spot is always easy. The Marques de Campo is a lively street, lined with open air restaurants with a real world food theme serving everything from traditional rice and tapas as well as tastes from Germany, Holland and the UK. All these restaurants have adequate open air seating which makes for a meal with great atmosphere, with the added bonus of shading from the trees lining the avenue, many an hour can be spent watching the world go by. The surrounding streets are great for shopping, with plenty of boutiques and designer clothing outlets; Denia provides the best shopping between Valencia and Benidorm.
There is plenty for the kids to do if they get bored with the swimming pool and beaches. Less than 30 minutes away there are many attractions for all ages including ‘Terra Natura’ animal park, ‘Mundomar’ an animal water park, ‘Aqualandia’ a themed water park and ‘Terra Mitica’ a huge fun park, boasting some of the largest rides in Europe.
The Costa Blanca has many renowned golf courses of which 5 are less than half an hours drive away. Javea itself has 2 – the internationally renowned 27 – hole course at La Sella which is a 5 minute drive away, and a local 9-hole course which is more difficult than it looks and has superb views of the ‘landmark’ Montgo mountain. There are further 9-hole courses at Moraira and Altea and the 18-hole Seve Ballesteros designed course at Oliva Nova Golf Club.
There are also very good courses at Benidorm, Valencia and Alicante, in particular the famous 18-hole championship links course at El Saler, for those who don’t mind an hour or so drive before the round.