Frequently asked questions

To make your holiday at Villa Olivo as trouble-free as possible we have put together these useful frequently asked questions.

Q. Are there any wheelchair-friendly restaurants close-by?

A. Yes, there are a number of them around Jávea, and more accessible restaurants are added each year. See a list of restaurants that are accessible in the area.

Q. Is the villa just for disabled people?

A. No. Villa Olivo is suitable for everyone. We welcome everyone at the villa, and our particular advantage is if you have a family member or friend who has a disability, you can book a holiday knowing they will have first-class, accessible facilities and worry-free experience.

Q. What time of year is best for me to go on holiday to the villa in Javea?

A. It is a matter of taste. If you are keen on scorching weather (30°-35°), then July and August are the months to come. The solar heated pool regulates the pool water temperature is heated to 26° from April until late October allowing guests to enjoy the swimming pool outside of the high season.

Q. What is the weather like in February and March?

A. The temperature in Jávea in February can hit 20°+. That is higher than the average. Typically you can expect the temperature to vary from 15° to 20°. The climate is usually a lot nicer and healthier than what we have in the UK.

Q. Is it possible to rent/hire a WAV?

A. Yes, please email us info [@] wheelchairvillaspain.co.uk, and we will send you details.

Q. Is the swimming pool heated?

A. Yes, the swimming pool is heated using solar power which keeps it at a suitable temperature from late April to October.

Q. Can I rent mobility equipment when staying at the villa?

A. Yes, two companies can help, please email us info [@] wheelchairvillaspain.co.uk, and we will send you details.

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Q. How far is the closest supermarket?

A. There is a sizeable Consum supermarket within a five-minute drive of the villa.

Q. Do you have any special kitchen utensils?

A. Yes, there is a selection at the villa, we do recommend you bring any specially adapted cutlery if you have specific needs.

Q. Can I use my UK disabled persons blue badge in Spain?

A. Yes, the disabled persons blue-badge can be used in Spain and should be bought with you to allow you to park in allocated blue-disabled parking areas. However, the rules could change as a result of Brexit.

Q. Can I park anywhere in Spain with no charge?

A. No, there are no concessions for disabled drivers on standard roadside parking, use a blue-marked bay to be sure.

Q. Are there towels at the villa?

A. Yes, there are hand towels, bath sheets as well as pool towels for you our guests to use.

Q. Is rubbish collected from the villa?

A. No, rubbish needs to disposed at a refuse point, which is approx seven hundred yards from the villa – it is recommended you use a car.

Q. Is there WiFi?

A. Yes, there is WiFi in the villa.

Q. Is there a specialist bed?

A. Yes, we have an electric profile bed (double) in the main bedroom.

Q. Is there a specialist mattress on the main bed?

A. Yes, the bed features a specialist mattress for people susceptible to pressure sores. The mattress incorporates an anatomical shape in the sacral area (increased thickness of viscoelastic foam), to improve the contact surface and to contribute to the reduction of the maximum pressures. It provides at all times the correct depth regardless of the user’s position. It features rounded corners.

The mattress includes airflow channels; channels between blocks, it allows air circulation facilitating skin oxygenation with its integral polyurethane sheath.

Q. Can I smoke in the villa?

A. No, we operate a non-smoking policy and do not allow smoking in the villa.

Q. Can I bring a pet to stay in the villa?

A. No, we do not allow pets at the villa.

Q. What is the typical weather in Jávea?

A. The weather in Jávea is usually mild in winter months and very warm in summer, see detailed weather information.

Q. Are there grab rails in the shower room?

A. Yes, grab rails are in place to aid showering.

Q. Does the swimming pool have a hoist?

A. Yes, the swimming pool has an easy to use pool hoist that allows people with mobility problems to access the pool safely, find information on the pool hoist.

Q. I cannot find the address on the website, do you have directions to the villa?

A. Yes, we will send you full instructions including the address at the time of final payment.

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Situated in Jávea, Spain, Villa Olivo is a family and wheelchair-friendly holiday villa in a location which offers sunshine and a warm-climate all year-round.

Villa Olivo is a family holiday villa in Jávea that sleeps six. The villa has three bedrooms and two bathrooms (one en-suite) along with a spacious open and light living area.

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