- Free WiFi
- Pets Allowed
- Washing machine
“GALEÓN” is a bright and sunny two-story townhouse with two patios, located in the street of the same name, in Torrevieja.
At the entrance there is a spacious patio with a barbecue, where you can enjoy nice dinners most time of the year.
On the ground floor it is the sitting room and dining area, the kitchen and a toilet. The kitchen is connected with the dining room through a window that can be opened or closed, and has a small ledge where having breakfast comfortably or leave the dishes and platters before and after using it in the dining area.
The kitchen is equipped with gas, microwave, oven, refrigerator with freezer, juicer, toaster and washing machine.
The toilet on the ground floor has WC and sink.
On the first floor there are two bedrooms: the one facing the street, it has a bed 135 x 190 cm, cupboard and bedside tables.
The other bedroom faces the back of the house and has two beds 90 x 190 cm, cupboard and bedside table.
Between both of the rooms it is the master bathroom: it has a bathtub with shower, sink, bidet and WC.
The house has WIFI.
At the back of the house there is another patio which is very nice for sunbathing, and has access to gardens and swimming pool of the group of houses.
The house is located at a distance of ten minutes walking from the beaches of “Los Locos” and “El Cura”.
Even in high season, the area is very quiet, easy to park, and at the same time with all the amenities and services of Torrevieja: supermarket, shops, restaurants, health center, pharmacies, churches, etc.
Torrevieja is a town in the Costa Blanca, south of Alicante. It has several beaches of white sand and clear water and is surrounded by the protected Natural Park of Las Lagunas de la Mata and Torrevieja, a natural area with 3700 hectare.
The distinguishing feature of the park is its two large salt lakes (Laguna de Torrevieja and Laguna de La Mata) where there are flamingos and many other species. Due to the proximity of these salty lakes, Torrevieja has a microclimate that attracts many tourists from northern Europe to spend the winter here.
In recent years Torrevieja has become a first class tourist destination, mainly because of its 320 days of sunshine and average temperature of 18 ° C, its white sand beaches and clear water, squares and parks, the promenade and historic monuments as the Modernist Casino (from beginning XX century), and outdoor theater “Recinto de las Eras de la Sal”.
The international airport of El Altet (Alicante) is 47 km. And the international airport of Murcia-San Javier 35 km. Torrevieja is well connected by bus with Alicante and Murcia.
Torrevieja is also known by the Roman pier, which is located in La Mata. And the lighthouses called El Moro and La Mata, used in medieval times to warn the inhabitants from pirate attacks.
Another famous attraction of Torrevieja is the variety of festivals organized every month. Some of the most famous are the Carnivals, they attend thousands of people dressed satiric and humorous way forming a crowd of color and good humor. Easter draws crowds to the streets, roads become popular religiosity. The Good Friday procession at night is one of the most revered and admired in the South-East Spanish Coast.
In Torrevieja there are 4 beaches and natural pools at sea:
- Playa del Cura: beside the Juan Aparicio avenue. This beach has Qualitur ratings Quality, ISO 14000, ISO 9000 and Blue Flag. In the summer evenings at this beach are typical “Habaneras Evenings”: many people come here to listen Habaneras.
- Playa de los Locos: its name comes from an old mental hospital that was built nearby. This beach also has clear warm waters and fine white sand. It is north of Torrevieja and also has Qualitur quality certification, ISO 14000 and ISO 9000.
- Beach Naufragos: south of the town. It has a promenade, car parking and is wheelchair accessible. It has the Qualitur, ISO 14000, ISO 9000, Ecobeaches and Blue Flag certifications.
- Playa de la Mata is a quiet beach located on the outskirts of Torrevieja.
- Natural pools in the sea on the Paseo Maritimo Juan Aparicio.
To the south of Torrevieja, the coast is full of white sand beaches and crystalline waters: excursions deserve to visit them and test them. Also the Mar Menor (35 km) is ideal for water sports, and Lo Pagán (25 km) for relaxing and medicinal mud baths.
From Torrevieja you can visit Benidorm (113 km), Alicante (60 km), Cartagena (62 km) and Murcia (67 km). There are buses to all these destinations.
The largest shopping center of Alicante was opened in 2012 just 5 km from Torrevieja: it is called “Zenia Boulevard” and has 5,000 parking spaces for cars, around 150 stores like Zara, Guess, Benetton, White, most Store European Primark, H & M, C & A, Druni, Alcampo, Decathlon, Leroy Merlin, etc. There is a large play area for children, a casino, a huge TV screen wil to watch sporting events and other sports. The mall, built outdoors, itself worth a visit and a walk.
Torrevieja area is ideal for cycling because it is completely flat.
Near Torrevieja there are also some interesting cultural visits: Elche (46 km) with its “Palmeral” and “El Misteri” that in August 2012 was rated as World Heritage, Murcia with the museum of the famous sculptor Salzillo (70 km), the Roman city Cartagena, and Orihuela (35 km) where the famous poet Miguel Hernandez was born.
Around Torrevieja there are many Golf Courses :
- Las Ramblas (Dehesa de Campoamor, less than 20 km)
- Lomas de Campoamor (Dehesa de Campoamor, less than 20 km)
- Las Colinas (Dehesa de Campoamor, less than 20 km)
- Villamartín (Dehesa de Campoamor, less than 20 km)
- Roda Golf (San Javier, 35 km)
- Golf La Finca (Algorfa, less than 20 km)
- Golf Vistabella (Orihuela, 16 km)
- Golf La Marquesa (Rojales, less than 20 km)
- La Manga Club (La Manga, 70 km)
Mª José was born in Torrevieja and all her family have always lived here for several generations. She remembers from her childhood that whole area where it is GALEÓN now, it was orange fields, some of them belonging her grandfather.
She is very fond of this house, and she cares and maintenance in detail. She has decided to share it with people all around the world, who can also enjoy the wonder that Torrevieja is.
Registration Number: VT-446647-A