Cottage in Orgiva, Las Alpujarras, South of Granada
'El Nido', Peaceful Holiday Cottage with Private Pool and Garden, Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms) plus cot
El Nido means 'The Nest'. It is a perfect place to curl up and forget about the world and its cares. Only a few minutes walk from Orgiva, with its shops, bars and restaurants, El Nido lies in the valley of the Rio Chico amidst stone walled orchards of oranges and olives. Starting from the ruins of an ancient stone farm, a local architect and interior designer created this delightful holiday home in a traditional style with modern comforts.
|Rental Period||Per Night||Per Week||Per Month||Min. Stay (Nights)|
|6 October 2012 - 6 April 2013||GBP 425.00||7|
|6 April 2013 - 28 September 2013||GBP 575.00||7|
|28 September 2013 - 5 April 2014||GBP 425.00||7|
Notes on prices
Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds. Late bookings in May and June 2013 discounts of up to 30% available please email for details.
Saturday (after 3.00pm local time, departure to be by 10.00am local time on last Saturday).
1st floor bedroom with double bed (plus cot) and its own bathroom. Air conditioning & heating unit.
2nd bedroom with twin beds (plus z bed) with en-suite shower room.
Bathroom with bath/shower, basin, bidet, wc, heated towel rail and infra red heater. 2nd bathroom with shower and washbasin, heated towel rail and infra red heater.
Kitchen with double sink, 4 burner gas hob, full size electric oven, fridge, microwave, water filter, juicers, breakfast table and ironing facilities. Very well kitted out.
Indoor dining/living room with dining table, chairs, UK satellite TV/video, DVD, plus DVD collection, books and games, settee. Good information pack and lots of maps.
Second bedroom also has full internet facilites with laptop to use. Free of charge. If there are only 2 of you the second bedroom converts to an extra living area.
Linen and towels are provided including beach towels, and a comprehensive information file about the area, restaurants, walks, etc. Property is cleaned for your arrival.
FridgeFreezer HobStove Iron Microwave Oven WashingMachine
AirCon CentralHeating Cot HighChair InternetAccess RoomFans Satellite
Important notes on accommodation
Water is heated by solar water heater with electric immersion backup.
The building has well insulated walls and roofs and through ventilation, mains electricity and good piped water, tiled floors with rugs. TV with Spanish channels and English satellite system so you can watch and listen to your favourite UK stations (Radio 4, BBC1, 2, 3, ITV, Channel 4 and 5). Fans provided.
There is plenty of space for a baby - cot provided. Very comfortable accommodation for couples or a family and is decorated with plenty of attention to detail. We also have full internet access free of charge - computer is in El Nido for guests use. For larger groups our sister cottage next door is also available which also sleeps 5 with separate pool and garden - please email for more details.
Cottage in Orgiva, Las Alpujarras, South of Granada
About the area
An irrigation stream gurgles past the entrance gate. Amongst olive, orange and lemon trees is a sheltered patio with a barbecue and sun loungers. When not exploring this wonderful region, you can swim in the enchanting pool (10m x 5m). Pool is fenced off from the garden for safety. Clare and Ainsley look after El Nido and will be pleased to provide assistance if you need anything. Ainsley is a professional chef and, to order, will deliver delicious meals to your table.
Beaches at Salobreña/Motril on the Costa Tropical 30 minutes.
How to get there
It is possible to fly to Granada from the UK. From Malaga airport it is 140km along coast road or 185km dual carriageway via Granada. Non car users will find its location very amenable and Clare and Ainsley are available for airport pickup and day trips. However, car hire can be booked through agents in the UK for pickup at Malaga airport. Almeria airport is also within 2 hours.
Orgiva short walk/drive away. Granada 50 minutes. Nerja 1 hour. Trip into the higher mountains approximately 20 minutes.
Orgiva is at the heart of Las Alpujarras, the beautiful valleys and foothills between the Sierra Nevada and the coastal range. Of great interest to walkers, birdwatchers, botanists, writers and painters or just for a great holiday away from it all. Many activities including pony trekking, hang-gliding, golf and skiing. The last outposts of the Moors after the fall of Granada in the 16th Century, their Berber villages dot the mountainsides. Ski slopes 95 minutes. Meal on arrival and shopping service and airport pickup are also available. For further details please see the 'Extras Index' on our website link below.
On booking, a non-returnable deposit of £100 per week is required. Cheques should be made out to Clare Sasada and sent to The Grange, Walcot Green, Diss, Norfolk, IP22 5SS. The balance is payable by cheque no later than 1 calendar month before arrival. When we confirm your reservation on receipt of deposit, we will send you details of how to find us. On arrival, the information pack provides details of the locality, touring and walks. Also wine, beer and basic supplies.
'We had a lovely relaxing time in such beautiful and peaceful surroundings. thanks you so much! Enjoyed the gorgeous Indian meal on our last night, it was a real feast and well worth it. Very many thanks for a delightful time in El Nido. A fantastic spot to unwind and relax! Clare and Ainsley always available but in and unobtrusive way thanks for everything. House was everything we expected and more! Totally relaxing and a wonderful place to unwind. We had good weather. Pleasurable visits from the animals (from next door). Would highly recommend Ainsleys cooking! Both Clare and Ainsley are excellent hosts - would highly recommend reflexology. Have had a wonderful time’
For booking and further information
Send an enquiry to the owner
Property Ref S58
(UNITED KINGDOM) +44 01379651206
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