The apartment is on the ground floor and is not in a large block. It has a patio overlooking the marble paved pedestrian walk way. There are other apartments and houses each side and opposite. Some are the permanent residences of Spanish English and German families and others are holiday homes. The area is well lit at night and in the evening families sit outside and children play on the walk way.
From the patio you enter the living /dining area furnished with a large sofa ( converts to a double bed if required) , rug, dining table and 4 chairs, dresser with glasses and crockery and TV etc on top. There is an open fireplace to the side. The kitchen area is divided off by a bar and traditional Spanish wooden shelving. The bathroom is off the short corridor and has toilet bidet bath and in- bath shower .
Further along the corridor is the master bedroom with french windows to the small back yard and off the master bedroom is a children's room with two small single beds.
All towels and linen is provided and beach toys etc are in the outside cupboard. Free welcome pack included!
The area around the apartment
Down steps in front of the apartment is the large shared swimming pool with beautiful views over the sea. It has a sectioned area for children. This is reached through the community gardens . The key to the gate is in the apartment. Just below the swimming pool is the bus stop for frequent buses to both La Mata and Torrevieja.
Only a few minutes walk from the apartment is a fantastic sandy beach with all amenities but yet tasteful and uncommercialised. The area of beach immediately below the property is ideal for fishing and has a famous fish restaurant overlooking the sea, which is well worth a visit
200 yards further on is the huge clean sandy beach of La Mata with local restaurants and small beach bars. All along the top of the beach is a pedestrian walkway which is lit at night and goes to La Mata.
At the top of the road you have a selection of small shops, tapas bars, restaurants and internet cafes. There is also a new bar and night club across the main road.
Places to visit and things to do
La Mata has a huge local market on Wednesday and Torrevieja's market is Thursday. Everything from local food to shoes and carpets are on sale.
Torrevieja has a long marble promenade and is great for shopping for presents. It has a marina and a lovely town square around the church. There is also an Aquapark.
Guardamar is the next resort north of La Mata. It is an attractive holiday destination and has a naturist beach.
Elche has a history that goes back to the Romans as does Cartegena.
Public transport is excellent, frequent and cheap. It is possible to take a bus anywhere along the coast from the bus station at Torrevieja which is about 15 minutes from the bus stop near the apartment
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A tranquil villa in Iznate, Nerja. Offering stunning sea views, a private pool and shaded areas you can enjoy a holiday in a peaceful location, where the Spanish live and tend their grapes, olives and almonds.