Nestled between the Sierra de Mariola and the Hermitage del Santo Cristo is 95 km southwest of Valencia, in the interior, at 660m above sea level the medieval town of Bocairente.
Away from mass tourism, the city has retained the charm of a bygone era with its 4500 inhabitants. With its narrow winding streets, some carved directly out of the stone, uphill downhill, it is a journey through time, past the established during the revolutionary wars 1793/94 numerous public fountains, past the carved out of the rock hermitages, always in the face of from the 15th century. originating and after the 1766 earthquake rebuilt Iglesia Parroquial de Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion, and if it is not even the church tower, then in view of the Hermitage of the Santo Cristo or the "Cuevas de los Moros".
Step by step can be traces of the past to trace up in the mists of times, ie Neolithic period as the finds from the "Cueva de la Sarsa" document - kept and treasured in the archaeological museum on site.
And in this medieval-Moorish part of the town, in the Calle Virgen de Agosto No. 8 is our stone house. Lovingly renovated with an eye to detail and modernized safeguard with its architectural layout, its wooden beams and open fireplaces with rustic charm.
Three rooms, kitchen and bathroom offer space for diverse individual needs, the heart and center of the house is a 35 m2 large living room, along with adjoining terrace.
From here, start the day with the views of the Sierra de la Mariola, a stone's throw from the house, round off the day in Barranco de Ontinyente,,, in our olive grove, under a grape arbor, which could be the cornerstone of a possible program the individual time to slow down a bit and immerse in the rhythm of the place.
Of course, a visit to the already mentioned "Cuevas de los Moros" must not be missing, 53 in the rock wall of Barrance de Fos applied and interconnected cave niches, their origin and function to this day an enigma.
Also worth seeing are scattered in and around Bocairente cavas (snow wells) situated such as the Cava de Sant Blai in Bocairente or, on the neighboring Agres Cava Arguejada, in the Sierra Mariola, - the variety with its very special fauna and flora excursions offers.
Whether it Agres, Banyeres, Cocentaina or Alcoi now is to discover if there were in the neighboring villages of Bocairente enough to Day-trip course cities like Valencia or Alicante a lie not to mention the visit of only about 60 km from Bocairente Costa Blanca.
Worth mentioning are also the numerous festivals, so that in the first week of February beginning in Bocairente "Fiestas de Moros y Cristianos", which take place throughout the year in various locations around the province of Valencia and culminate in Alcoy, or from August 23 to 27 at the Plaza de Mayor held festival in honor of Sant Agustí.
|Space offered||Entire place|
|Bed type||Real bed|
- Cot available
- Suitable for events
- Panoramic view
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
- Smoking allowed
- Washing machine
- Bed linen
- Lockable room