Casita Carihnou is a beautiful, renovated old fisherman cottage, situated at the heart of the old quarter of Altea, in a quiet traditional pedestrian street.
The beach is at 3-4 minutes walk, shops, vegetable market, supermarkets, banks, bakers etc are just 3 minutes walk away. Restaurants, cafés and bars are at 3-4 minutes walk, the main church square is a 2-3 minutes walk, and the tourist information office is 3-4 minutes.
The property has a living room with sofabed for two people, 2 armchairs, coffee table, TV, Satellite TV, DVD and music system, wi-fi fast internet connection and is tastefully decorated in the Spanish style. The modern kitchen features ceramic hob, electric oven, microwave, refrigerator, kettle, coffee machine, all kitchen utensils. Upstairs, the air-conditioned bedroom has a double bed, bedside tables, fitted wardrobe, chest of drawers. and a large mirror.
The house can sleep up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 young children. Please confirm children's ages when booking.
The ensuite bathroom has ceramic shower tray and fitments. A washing machine is provided.
Upstairs from the bedroom is the private roof terrace, with nice sea and mountain views , there is a set of patio furniture and parasol.
Altea has a superb selection of restaurants and tapas bars along the seafront. There are a good selection of shops available both in Altea and in nearby Calpe. Altea station has trains at roughly 1/2 hourly intervals north to Denia and south to Benidorm and Alicante. Altea in common with most other towns in the area, have a weekly street market.
The old town of Altea boasts a wide range of restaurants and bars from the value-for-money "menus del dia" to Michelin starred a la carte.
The church square is at the pinnacle of the Old Town and is a 300 metre walk from the house.
There are organised walks to the Sierra Bernia mountain range which embraces Altea, these take place out of peak season for obvious climate reasons. There is a very nice open air swimming pool at the Barbacoa Tennis Club/Restaurant for use by the general public at a charge of about 3 euros, and only about 10 minutes walk from the house, at the same distance is Altea's main public indoor swimming pool.
Altea has a beautiful new theatre which stages superb productions of opera, classical and traditional spanish music and ballet. There are several gallerys around the town as Altea has been popular with artists since the 1960s.
We provide all bed linen and bath towels. We would request our customers to bring their own beach towels.
The house is non smoking. However, smoling is permitted on the roof terrace.
There is a final cleaning fee of 50 euros, which is only charged if the clients opt not to clean the apartment before departure.
Arrival times are 3pm to midnight. Outside these times by special arrangement only.