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Luxury Villa With Private Pool And Glorious Sea Views

Bedrooms 3
Separate WCs1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Villa in Altea, Costa Blanca, Spain - Select Hillside Location With Fantastic Views & Large Private Pool

El Castillo in Altea Hills is a large castle style villa with soaring ceilings in the main living room and a new Queens tower bedroom complete with en-suite bathroom and its own battlements sun terrace. It also has a Naya with seating and several outside terraces with a BBQ area complete with seating for 6 or more. Some areas are in the shade but all have a roller blind or parasol or covered loggia area. Satellite TV along with free Hi-Fi and Internet access in the naya. Cooling is by ceiling fans some of which are remote control but the villa also benefits from its hillside location and sea breezes.

Property Manager
Bolland Property
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
5 September, 2018

About Bolland Property

We bought the site and built our villa in 1999 to 2000. The views are fantastic as is Altea Hills a very upmarket urbanization. We extended the Queens Tower in 2010 and this provides a delightful new experience. All our guest have left enchanted with the area and some have even bought on the urbanization.

The furnishings are Arabian because I worked in the Middle East and brought back most of my villa contents with me.

The Costa Blanca is a superb place to holiday.

Bolland Property purchased this villa in 1999

Why Bolland Property chose Altea

We bought a plot and built our Castle in Spain. We love it and hope you will too.

Alicante Airport (aka El ATET) now has a new terminal building and you will soon exit and be at the villa via the A7 motorway.

What makes this villa unique

The climate in the Hills is delightful. In high summer the gentle breeze keeps you cool on the hottest days that you will spend in the glorious pool.

Shops abound for food, drink and anything you might need. Altea is full of designer boutiques with the best quality clothes, shoes, jewelery etc.

Restaurant cater for all tastes and pockets. The Yacht Club in Puerto Loius Campomanes or Greenwich Village as the area is also called as it is on the O degrees meridian has a superb restaurant. Albir has many great restaurants to choose from!!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Fantastic! Gary & family Yorkshire June 2012
Apr 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa around the Altea around the La Marina Baixa

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • resort
  • town
  • village
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Full size wash basin
  • En-suite bathroom has power shower/bath, bidet, w/c, washbasin and granite vanity area Main bathroom has bath with shower over and glass screen plus wash basin and wc. Cloakroom/aseo has toilet and large wash basin. Pool terrace has an enclosed shower.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 in Queen's Tower has a double bed, wardrobes, security safe and en-suite bathroom with power shower plus TV and DVD player Bedroom 2 has a double bed and wardrobes and security safe. Bedroom 3 has twin beds and wardrobes.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: Please note the owners round tower on the right is not included and the owners will not be in residence. Outside: There is a private pool 8x5 approx with Roman steps with several filters. There is 2 traditional charcoal BBQ with adjacent seating. A new roller blind shades a new glass topped table and chairs for 6 on the front terrace. Dine with a glorious view. There are some lemon and orange trees in the gardens and grapevines. Utility room in garage area has washing machine and a dryer plus an overflow fridge if needed. Rear of villa has a clothes line. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen is included. Housekeeper can do a weekend clean/tidy. We would appreciate all our guests leave the villa clean and tidy. Other: Naya has seating for 6. Sliding doors open out onto the terrace. Ideal for morning coffee Spanish style with brandy perhaps! This room has a WiFi/LAN reception and connection. New for Outdoor canopy area with easy chairs Chill Out


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Luxury Villa With Private Pool And Glorious Sea Views
average rating of 4.818182 based on 12 reviews
Washington, Tyne & Wear (UK)

Fantastic views from a unique property.

  • 4 of 5

Villa was clean and comfortable and had a real 'home from home' feel about it. Everything you could possibly need on a self-catering villa holiday was at hand - and more! We loved the nia (covered terrace), and pool area particularly, and although the drive up to the villa and the driveway itself are quite steep, the views over Altea, Albir and beyond to Benidorm up the coast are well worth it! We spent a lot of time just staring out to sea. The tower is a really unusual feature, and the roof terrace with its castellated walls is quite unique; like staying in a little Moorish castle! From booking to checking out the owner Garry couldn't have been more helpful, friendly and prompt in responding to us, and we had the added reassurance of knowing that a housekeeper/maintenance man were only a phone call away if we had any issues, though we had no need to call upon them. Overall a very nice stay, thanks!

  • Review Submitted: 17-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ian thanks for your kind comments I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards Garry
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An amazing site.

  • 5 of 5

From the first day, it was like being in a paradise. We spent two weeks in this fantastic villa, where we had a wonderful family experience. I went with my wife and two children, and I would definitely repeat.

One of the most beautiful things about this fantastic place, are the views as well as its large pool. It is a perfect place to live the holidays. I will repeat it without hesitation.

Thank you for such fantastic service.

Recommended to go both groups as a single family, as there is a lot of space and privacy. It is much enjoyed, as there are nearby a lot of sites, beaches, coves and many other places to visit.

I only have to thank you for that joyful stay.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Diego Thank you for your kind words!! You are more than welcome to come return any time and as promised I will look after you should you return. Best regards Garry
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Cannock Staffordshire

Excellent views. Character property

  • 5 of 5

Located high on the chic Altea Hills urbanisation you will definitely need a car to get around. The views from the villa are fantastic during the day and the night. Pool was well kept and crystal clear. Plenty of comfortable places to sit in the sunshine or the shade.

The accommodation itself was very unique and full of character with eastern influences and original artworks. The Queen's tower was lovely and had its own private terrace. Kitchen very well equipped and user friendly. The whole villa had loads of space and we found we enjoyed eating meals outside on the terrace as much as driving into Calpe, Altea or Albir. Any problems and Steve the maintenance and pool chap was only a WhatsApp call away. We were a party of four adults ( Mom Dad and two adult daughters 26 and 22) and thoroughly enjoyed our 12 day stay. Would we come back? Absolutely 😁?

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brilliant Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We had a great family holiday in the villa. Three couples and a one year old. Pool was fantastic and was well used by us all. Great barbecues in the evening with amazing views over the sea with some amazing sunsets. The short drive to Calpe was great for a day on a lovely clean beach. Also some lovely meals in the old town of Altea. A great time was had by us all and hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We thank you for your lovely review and are always pleased when our guests have a great time at our home. Not just a holiday let! We get many repeat bookings year after year from guests who join our VIP club for extra perks.... Do contact us for details. Membership is free.
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Fantastic views

  • 5 of 5

Just back from 2 weeks in this fantastic villa. Views to die for, amazing pool - I now have a mermaid for a daughter. Perfect location with so much to see & do in the area. Altea is a lovely town with a nice seafront promenade & a beautiful old town with an abundance of restaurants & lovely shops. We stayed at the villa with my parents & 2 children it was a perfect size for all of us with plenty of outside space. The villa is well equipped with all that you would need, comfortable beds and a lovely sea breeze. We had a fantastic holiday & did not want to leave. Would highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words. It's not just a holiday villa so is very well equipped as you found and everyone loves the views and areas around like Altea, Albir Calpe and even Benedorm. We get many return visitors who join our VIP program.
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Lovely getaway up a very big hill but the views are stunning day and night. Home from home.

  • 4 of 5

Three kids, wife and myself for a weeks getaway and was excellent. Met John briefly for a handover and decent chap who was very helpful. Furnishings and decor quirky and arabic and the Tower is unique. Despite being March had a go in the pool with great views over the edge.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Kilometres
Altea Hills near entrance & Hotel
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
1 Kilometres
Siera altea
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
La Olla - between Altea Hills and Altea
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Kilometres
Altea Hills near entrance
Nearest Ski
1 Kilometres
Water skiing - Puerto Lois Compamanes
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Car: necessary


Mascarat has a pebble beach that slopes gently. As has Altea and Albir. Sandy beaches abound from Calpe to Moraira and beyond. Benidorm has some huge sandy beaches. Cala Finestrat past Levante Beach in Benidorm is a lovely small bay with a beach and many good sea front cafes and restaurants offering excellent Menu Del Diaz meals wine or beer included. In fact on the coast from Altea to Benidorm you could try a different restaurant every day for weeks and still have new ones to try. See guide.


Car essential. The nearest airport is Alicante, 60 kms (approx 50 mins) from the villa. Take the AP7 motorway to junction 64 Altea/Calpe, here you will join the N332 and take the exit towards Calpe for approximately 10 minutes following the large signs to Urb Altea Hills on your left.


Calpe is towards the north and about 20 mins away. Albir has many good shops and is just past Altea along the sea front. This leads you towards the large resort of Benidorm about another 20 mins away. For the mountains head up past Altea La Vieja to Guadalesque.

We provide details of most local sights and attractions in the villa guide along with brochures and maps.

Further Details:

Terra Mitica is a theme part near Benidorm about 6 miles away.

Aqua Landia is a water fun park just past Albir only 3 miles away.

Swim with Dolphins - water slides.

Benidorm Palace is a Show/Cabaret/Dining facility of very good quality.

(Some topless nudity!)

Puerto Lois Campomanes/ Greenwich Village is the Yacht Marina opposite Urb Altea Hills. Turn right past the Mas Y Mas Supermecardo and Bank. Restaurants ski-boats and boats available along with diving.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa around the Altea,

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Late Summer
2 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Spring 2019
13 Apr 2019 - 24 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
May 2019
25 May 2019 - 1 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2019
2 Jun 2019 - 13 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Peak 2019
20 Jul 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late summer 2019
1 Sep 2019 - 28 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
We offer Early Bird Discounts, usually 15% for bookings well in advance of arrival date. Only costs £200 deposit to secure...!
Previous Guests also get a VIP discount on top of any current offer of 5%.
£200 deposit secures a booking. Non Refundable on cancellation.
Plus £200 damage & excess cleaning deposit etc and Balance to be paid 6 weeks before the start of the let.
Nightly rates are 1/7th of the weekly rate.



Changeover Day:
Saturday unless agreed otherwise.
Out by 10 am. In from 2 pm.
Do not forget to handover keys and remote to the electric gate.

Notes on prices:
Nightly rate is 1/7th weekly rate. Minimum 7 nights.
2017 Early Bird - 10% if booked before end 31st December 2016 and is at current rates that may rise for 2017

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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