Property in Hondon de los Frailes is well worth considering in your search for that perfect Spanish hideaway. Literally translated as “Gorge of the Friars”, the picturesque village of Hondón de Los Frailes owes its name to the 17th century Orihuela Jesuits. In 1926, it gained independence from nearby Hondón de Las Nieves.
Properties in Hondón de Los Frailes, like many typical Spanish agricultural villages, are arranged around the 200 year old church (Iglesia de la Virgen de la Salud) at their heart and are surrounded with cultivated fields: their main crops being grapes, olives and almonds.
Despite its size, living in Hondón de Los Frailes doesn’t mean a shortage of amenities as it has plenty of small shops, bars and even a local school. Its feast day celebrations, held on the final weekend in August, are a must see.
Live Life at a Slower Pace
Villas, fincas, apartments, town houses and other properties on the Costa Blanca are becoming increasingly popular with UK buyers, as they look for a healthier way of life available in Spain. Its temperate climate makes an outdoor life very attractive, with plenty of leisure and entertainment facilities available for all tastes.
Buying a property in Hondón de Los Frailes gives you the best of both worlds: it is situated in spectacular scenery in one of Costa Blanca’s many unspoilt inland areas of natural beauty, yet still has excellent links to nearby towns, leisure facilities, natural parks, beaches and airports.
Fincas and Other Property on the Costa Blanca
The historic village of Hondón de Los Frailes has a special charm and is the perfect location, whether you’re looking for property as an investment, a holiday home or as a start to a brand new life in Spain.