Muro de Alcoy (or Muro d'Alcoi), briefly called Muro is a town located in Alicante (Spain) lying at the foot of the Sierra de Mariola. As of 2009, it has a total population of c. 8,900 inhabitants. The economy of Muro del Alcoy is based on textile industry, manufacture of plastic products and furniture and agriculture (olives and almonds).
The main festival in Muro is the "Moros y Cristianos", celebrated during the second weekend of May. According to popular tradition the festival commemorate the battles, combats and fights between Moors (or Muslims) and Christians during the period known as Reconquista (from the 8th century through the 15th century). The festivals represent the capture of the city by the Moors and the subsequent Christian reconquest.
This charming property is nestled on the mountainside in the Sierra Mariola range, bordering on protected national parkland. It truly is a unique setting with spectacular views, looking down over the town of Muro de Alcoy and stunning mountain views on all sides. The house is surrounded by olive and almond groves, it has an abundance of wildlife ranging from wild boar, polecats to many species of birds of prey and is a nature lovers paradise. The house is on two levels.