- Free WiFi
- Washing machine
THE SEAGULL is a cosy apartment on the fourth floor of a building located in a privileged area of Torrevieja: right in the Paseo Vistalegre, opposite the exclusive Yacht Club, and next to the traditional Cultural Society Casino de Torrevieja.
The apartment has a beautiful terrace of 10 square meters, facing east, from which you can see very close the sea and Marina of Torrevieja. In addition to sunbathing, it is very pleasant to read, eat breakfast or take a snack, in any of its areas, as it has a deck chair, a table with chairs, and a bench.
The entrance of the apartment leads to a spacious and bright living room with an open plan kitchen, which has access to the terrace. In the central environment, there is a comfortable sofa for 3 people, an armchair, and a small black table in front of the 32-inch TV.
Next to the kitchen, there is a table with chairs for 4 people.
The kitchen is equipped with ceramic hob, oven-microwave, refrigerator with freezer, extractor fan, coffee maker, toaster, and kettle.
From the living room you access the bedroom, which also has a glass door to the terrace. The bed here is 190×135 cm.
In addition to the double bed, there are two folding beds (190×90 cm): one in the room, and another in the living room. They can be deployed one in each room, or both in the living room. Either way, the both of the stays are released.
The apartment has two bathrooms. The one next to the living room, has a shower, sink and WC. Washing machine is placed here. The other one is en suite the room, and is accessed through a small dressing room where there is a closet. This bathroom has a bath with shower, sink and toilet.
In the house there is an iron, hair dryer, and travel cot. It has WIFI.
When renting the apartment, you can also rent a private and closed garage, which is a 10 minute walk. It is not included in the rental price.
THE SEAGULL is in the very heart of Torrevieja. Within a radius of 100 meters of the apartment are: the Marina and Yacht Club, the Casino (traditional place where to take a snack or eat in front of the sea), the hippie market and the fair for children that run throughout the year, the Central Market, Waldo Calero Square (area of shops, cafes, ice-cream shops), etc.
Torrevieja is a town located 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 the Lagunas de la Mata and Torrevieja, 3700-hectare natural area.
The distinguishing feature of the park are its two large salt lakes (Laguna de Torrevieja and Laguna de La Mata) where are flamingos and many other species. Due to the proximity of Salinas, Torrevieja has a microclimate that attracts many tourists from northern Europe spend the winter here.
In recent years Torrevieja has been developed as a tourist destination first class, 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 of the early twentieth century, and outdoor theater “enclosure of the 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 has good communication by bus to Alicante and Murcia.
Torrevieja is also known by the Roman pier, which is located in La Mata. And the headlights 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 here 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 the most revered and admired in the East Coast Spanish.
In Torrevieja there are 5 beaches (playas) and natural pools at sea:
- Playa de El Acequión (the closest one to apartment, just 5 minutes walking): it is protected by breakwaters, so the sea is always calm and ideal for children to swim.
- Playa del Cura: beside the Promenade Paseo Marítimo Juan Aparicio. 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.
- Playa de los Náufragos: 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 (500 m from the apartment): in front of 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. Some of them:
- 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 Carmen and Javier are the owners of this apartment. Both of them were born in the North of Spain, but they are living in Torrevieja for more than ten years. They came here because they love the weather and the brightness of light in the Mediterranean.
They have decided to share the apartment with people around the world who wish to enjoy the beauty they discovered time ago.wish to enjoy the beauty they discovered time ago.
Registration number: AT-451697-A