Lovely Accommodation with Private Pool
Elegant and Spacious, Close to Village
Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms)
Standing just 500m from the edge of the village Villa Los Cipreses combines the convenience of a village house with the space and seclusion of a country retreat. The centre of Gaucin, with a selection of restaurants and shops, is close enough for those who wish to leave the car behind in the evenings. With a dense hedge of cypress trees screening the beautiful swimming pool, this classically elegant villa offers a wonderfully private retreat to enjoy lazy summer afternoons in true comfort and style. For winter holidays the house has central heating.
Master bedroom with double bed, dressing room, comfortable sitting area with fireplace and access to outside terrace.
Bedroom 2 with double bed.
Bedroom 3 with twin beds.
Bedroom 4 with twin beds.
En-suite bathroom to master bedroom.
The large kitchen is attractively fitted and superbly equipped.
With washing machine and storage space.
Huge living-dining room, tastefully furnished with comfy chairs, an open fire and a wood-burning stove.
Towels and linen are provided and changed weekly.
Barbecue, Private Pool, Parking, Garden.
Dishwasher, Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Washing Machine.
Central Heating, Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Room Fans, Satellite.
The villa has a large garden with sitting area, barbecue and private pool 10 x 4m, 1.4-2.0m deep.
Important notes on accommodation
Central heating. Satellite TV (Spoanish and UK 'Freeview' channels). Room fans. Cot. Hairdryer. Pool towels are provided.
|Rental Period||Per Night||Per Week||Per Month||Min. Stay (Nights)|
|17 May 2014 - 5 July 2014||€ 1195.00||7|
|5 July 2014 - 6 September 2014||€ 1650.00||7|
|6 September 2014 - 4 October 2014||€ 1195.00||7|
|4 October 2014 - 20 December 2014||€ 980.00||7|
|20 December 2014 - 10 January 2015||€ 1420.00||7|
Notes on prices
Prices are for the property per week in Euros based on 5-8 people. Prices for 4 people are discounted by 5% and prices for 2 people are discounted by 10%.
Flexible. Check out 10.30am check in 4pm
10% deposit by bank transfer. Balance to be paid in Euros on arrival.
Villa in Gaucin, Ronda Area, Andalucia, Spain
About the area
The nearest sandy beaches are approximately 30 minutes away.
Excellent golf courses - including Valderrama - can be found towards the coast just 25 minutes away.
Special Interest Holidays
Guided local walks, birdwatching and horse riding can be arranged.
How to get there
Malaga Airport 1.5 hours. Gibraltar Airport 45 mins. Sevilla Airport 2.5 hours. Jerez Airport 2.5 hours. Granada Airport 3 hours. Car hire is recommended.
Gaucin is 1min away by car, 5min walking.
Places of interest such as Casares, Jimena de la Frontera, Benarraba, Benalauria and Genalguacil are a short drive away and Ronda, with its impressive Tajo bridge, is just 40min away. The coast (swimming and golf), Estepona, Marbella and Puerto Banus are 35-50min away and further afield are the historic cities of Sevilla, Cadiz, Jerez, Cordoba and Granada. Tangier and the essence of north Africa is just a 30min ferry ride from Tarifa or Algeciras.
Perched below the ruins of a Moorish castle, at a height of over 650m, Gaucin is one of the most attractive of the pueblos blancos, 'white villages', of the Serrania de Ronda. Its lofty position affords it marvellous views, across olive and almond groves, especially south to Gibraltar and beyond to the Moroccan coast in Africa. Cosmopolitan, yet retaining its Spanish feel, Gaucin has many small shops as well as four larger 'supermarkets', a delicatessen and an excellent, well-stocked shop selling organic produce. There is a good selection of tapas bars and there are occasional live Flamenco performances in the area.
As one of the larger villages in the Serrania, Gaucin offers more facilities than most; in addition to the food shops and tapas bars there are several restaurants, an award-winning vineyard, a butchers, a bakery, a chemist, two internet cafes, a post-office, a medical centre, a small daily market, two antique shops and two banks with ATMs. The local swimming pool is open July through August and there is a free-to-use municipal tennis court; massages, beauty treatments and a range of alternative therapies can be arranged locally. Everything is within walking distance, around the winding streets of whitewashed houses, and the pace of life is still relaxingly slow.
The surrounding area is wonderful, too, apart from the many towns and villages to explore there are mountains, lakes, caves, forests, birds, wildflowers (best in Spring), as well as walking, riding, swimming, tennis, etc. The Serrania de Ronda, attractively adorned with vast swathes of cork oak and sweet-chestnut woods, has three protected national parks, Sierra de Las Nieves, Sierra Grazalema and Los Alcornocales, and the reserve of Coto Doņana, home to the iconic Iberian Lynx, is less than 3hrs away. With the stunning natural environment, and a multitude of cultural festivals and events occurring throughout the year across the region, there is always something to do when staying in Gaucin!
Excellent week in Gaucin, really enjoyed it. The Villa was exceptional, and Gaucin itself lovely. NR, Sep 2012
We had a lovely time...in spite of the weather. The villa was everything we wanted and more. The log fires were the saving grace considering how cold it was. P, Nov 2012
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Property Ref S10229
(SPAIN) +34 661845750
Languages spoken: English, Spanish, German.
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