Casa del Sol is a delightful old whitewashed house in the heart of the ancient town of Altea, on Spain's Costa Blanca coastline. Situated in an elevated position in the officially protected Old Town, the house enjoys wonderful sea views.
Just a few minutes walk from the Plaza and the magnificent blue-domed church of the old town it is the ideal base to relax and enjoy the atmosphere of Mediterranean Spain.
Altea and it's surrounding areas provide a cultural and sporting paradise, which includes music, art, theatre and dance as well as golf, sailing, cycling, tennis, squash and scuba diving.
The bodegas of the Jalon valley, the ancient town of Guadalest, the cities of Valencia and Alicante or the mountains surrounding the town are all excellent day trip destinations.
Altea is conveniently located just 45 minutes drive from Alicante or 90 minutes from Valencia airports. It can also be also be easily reached by train or bus from Alicante airport.
The ground floor consists of a sitting room, separate dining room which seats 8, kitchen, cloakroom and tolilet. The kitchen has been completely refitted to include stone worktops, dishwasher, washing machine, oven and gas cooker. The dining room includes a Log Burner
The first floor is accessed by a stone staircase and consists of a second sitting room with small balcony and wonderful sea views, and the master bedroom with double bed and en suite shower and toilet. To the rear the bedroom opens on to a private enclosed terrace suitable for barbeques or evening drinks.
Another a stone staircase leads from the sitting room to the second floor which consists of two further bedrooms with twin beds, exposed timber roof structure and ensuite shower and toilet. (Please note that the ensuite shower / toilet and third bedroom are accessed through the second bedroom).
The house has been furnished to a high standard with tiled floors throughout and is fully equipped.
It is frequently used by the owners themselves and is extremely well maintained.
Because of the narrow stone staircases we would not recommend the house for very young children or for the less mobile.
Altea is conveniently located just 40 minutes drive from Alicante or 90 minutes drive from Valencia and Murcia airports. The town can also be easily reached by bus or train from Alicante airport.