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Great view of historic Peñiscola & the sea

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 592 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment, 47 m2, free Wi-Fi, access to pools & tennis

2 bedroom & 2 bathroom apartment with free Wi-Fi perched in a quiet neighborhood on a beautiful hillside in Peñiscola, which is a small, historic town in Spain located on the coast in Castellon Province, 90 minutes north of Valencia. The master bedroom has a double bed with very nice mattress, and the 2nd bedroom has a bunk bed (2 X single beds). The sofa bed in the salon can sleep 2 more, for a maximum of 6 in the apartment. 56 m2 of living space. Fully furnished kitchen (refrigerator, oven, stove), and a clothes washing machine. The two terraces overlook a private community pool, a larger public pool, and our garden, and features a stunning view of the historic Peñiscola castle ('Castillo Templario Ponteficio') and the sea. The city and beaches are a 20 minute walk from the apartment. The apartment includes your own private parking space just steps away from the apartment entrance. Escape the congestion and noise of the beach to the peace of this scenic location in the 'Las Atalayas' residential community.


Owner
Chris Hansen
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish, Any language is welcome in writing
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2017

About Chris Hansen

American with Spanish wife, living in Memphis, Tennessee (USA).

Chris Hansen purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Chris Hansen chose Castellon Province

We purchased this property because my wife's parents reside in their Summer home in Peñiscola, March-October each year. This is a perfect place to relax and enjoy the many activities available in Peñiscola.

What makes this apartment unique

Excellent view, more peaceful than the crowded hotel area along the beach, yet close enough to beaches and the old city to walk or ride a bike. Guests will have access to a small pool belonging to owners of the apartment complex, or to a larger, very nice public pool with restaurant, bar, game room, tennis courts, and periodic evening entertainment. The public pool access is only 2 euros per person per day.

Peñiscola is a resort town, offering a thriving, multi-cultural atmosphere from late June through early September, complete with numerous local festivals and celebrations typical in Spain. For instance, an international-scale jazz festival is usually held in July, having featured such legends as B.B. King in the past. Early August always marks the return of the Baroque Music Festival, accompanied by a spectacular musical fireworks show. In mid-September, Peñiscola’s patron saint festival (Virgen de Ermitana) lasts for two weeks, and is a festival to end all festivals, including traditional Spanish dances, bull fights, music, fireworks, exhibitions, and horse parades! These and other events held throughout the year help the town pack a punch. Although activity in Peñiscola slows down during the off-season, the castle and surrounding old city on the peninsula remain interesting, active, open for business, and scenic year-round for visitors who prefer the more relaxed and less expensive rates of off-season travel.

Map

Nearest Airport
148 Kilometres
Valencia
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
At public swimming pool right across street
Nearest Ferry
149 Kilometres
Valencia to Ibiza/Palma
Nearest Golf
35 Kilometres
Panorámica Golf
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Benicarlo
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
AP-7
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
At public swimming pool right across street
Nearest Ski
314 Kilometres
Andorra
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Peñiscola beaches
Car: recommended

Contact owner for seasonal calendar of activities in Peñiscola and surrounding area.

Amenities

Peñíscola Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 592 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Each of the two bathrooms has a sink and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Bunk bed
  • Each of the two bedrooms sleeps 2 people apiece (total of 4). The master bedroom (matrimonial) features a new bed (installed July 2014) with a nice mattress. Up to two additional people can sleep on the sofa bed in the salon.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Great view of historic Peñiscola & the sea
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 3 reviews
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Review

  • 3 of 5

The view on the Castle is beautilful.

We have appreciate to have got swimmingpool with warm weather.

The rooms are large.

It does do again

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Parfaite location pour des vacances en famille

  • 5 of 5

Logement spacieux bien équipé avec une terrasse vue sur la ville. idéal pour famille avec ado grâce à la WIFI et à la piscine. Nous reviendrons.

Excellent contact avec Chris le propriétaire.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Tres bon séjour.

  • 5 of 5

Super semaine. Appartement agréable et très bien équipé.

Très belle vue sur la citadelle.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $235.85

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.