A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun - Oliva, Spain

2017 / Episode 6 on 24 July 2017

Episode 6

Lyndsey and Paul from Glasgow are newly engaged and want to kick start the next chapter of their lives together by buying a family holiday home in the beautiful Spanish area around Oliva. Ben Hillman leaves no stone unturned to find property contenders for their budget of £50,000. But can he deliver the perfect property in the perfect location and do they make an offer?
Property 1: Two-bedroom townhouse

Property 1:

Two-bedroom townhouse

Property 1 is a two-bedroom townhouse with double front doors opening onto a wide entrance that leads through to the patio and utility area. It's stairs lead to a roof terrace which has the potential to be extended if desired. There is also a fireplace perfect for summer evenings, along with nearby parking (www.olivacasas.com).

Property 2: Three-bedroom apartment in Gandia

Property 2:

Three-bedroom apartment in Gandia

Property 3 is a renovated spacious three-bedroom apartment which is located at the top of its building, and accessible by a communal lift. The property has a large living room, separate kitchen with a gallery, two bathrooms, wonderful mountain views and is south facing. Click here for more information (www.my-essencia.es).

Property 3: Three-bedroom townhouse

Property 3:

Three-bedroom townhouse

Property 3 is a fully reformed three-bedroom house for sale in Oliva which is close to all of Oliva's amenities, including a nearby beach. A combination of shops, supermarkets, banks and bars are all situated nearby the property, meanwhile, the marina is only a few minutes drive away (www.casalasafor.com).

Property 4: Three-bedroom semi-detached cottage

Property 4:

Three-bedroom semi-detached cottage

Property 4 is a semi-detached three-bedroom country cottage with absolutely stunning views of the hillside opposite, boasting an idyllic location overlooking the free flowing Serpis. The town of Villalonga is a two-minute drive away providing access to all main facilities required for daily living (http://www.orangesandlemons.com).

Property 5: Three-bedroom apartment in Piles

Property 5:

Three-bedroom apartment in Piles

Property five is a very large, sunny and spacious third and top floor apartment with a roof terrace providing mountain and sea views. Centrally located in the town of Piles, it's a quick stroll to many amenities including large supermarkets, restaurants, health centres and sports grounds (http://www.orangesandlemons.com).

Property 6: Seven-bedroom villa in Torrent

Property 6:

Seven-bedroom villa in Torrent

Property six is a one of a kind villa that is located in the exclusive area of Santa Apolonia, Torrent, which is just a 15-minute drive to Valencia city. The property has over 830m² of construction on a 7,600m² plot. The villa is laid out over three levels, all of which are above ground level, and has a garage (www.homeespana.co.uk).