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Large luxury home, stunning views, in green oasis, private garden, huge pool

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

3/4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, AC, Wifi, TV & easy access to enormous communal pool

Welcome to Maremar, our luxury Costa Brava rental in Sant Feliu de Guixols with stunning sea views - only five minutes by car to the beach, shops, bars and restaurants.

Imagine having 200 square metres of light and airy space for your family holiday, with two living rooms, one of which can be used as an extra bedroom with a proper, luxury bed!

Imagine having your own gardens on two levels overlooking the sea and the coastline, with six sun loungers available for your use.

Imagine having the use of an oversized pool in a leafy oasis of calm which does not tend to get crowded and in which you can have a proper swim, rather than just a splash about.

This is what you will find at Maremar.

At Maremar we have the best of all worlds - luxury, space, modernity, comfort, relative peace, enormous pool but with easy access to the shops, the beach and the rest of the Costa Brava, including the three major Salvador Dali buildings - his house, Gala's 'castle' and the Dali Museum itself.

Our beautiful, very spacious, house is set in a discreet development next to beautiful pine woods and directly overlooks the sea.

At 200 square metres of living space, it is one of the largest houses in the development , with living accommodation arranged over three storeys and is of a high quality specification and design. It accommodates up to eight people very comfortably indeed. We limit occupancy to six deliberately as we want to keep Maremar beautiful for guests. No sofa beds in the living room!

You will also be thirty seconds from the enormous swimming pool, set in landscaped gardens, with all its delights. We have never known it to be crowded...

The house boasts a very spacious living room with two three-seater sofas, dining area and full width glass doors leading out onto the large terrace and private gardens with their fabulous views along the coast of the Mediterranean and out to sea.

There are dining tables accommodating six people comfortably both inside and out, although you will doubtless want to spend most of your time outside.

The American kitchen is modern and well equipped. It is especially good for convivial gatherings as the cook is not excluded from what is going on in the living room and beyond. We love to cook and have equipped the kitchen accordingly.

We have three double bedrooms...

The master bedroom is very large (the full width of the front of the house), with balconies overlooking the sea, the front gardens and the pine woods, and a luxurious en suite bathroom in travertine and marble.

The second, to the rear of the house, overlooks the landscaped gardens and the woods.

The optional 'rooftop penthouse' double bedroom up on the second floor is virtually as spacious as the master bedroom and has direct access to the rooftop solarium, also looking out to sea. You can choose whether to use this as a bedroom, as another sitting room or, heaven forbid, an office!

Finally, we have a twin bedroom, overlooking the gardens with two single beds.

This means that the accommodation can easily be configured to the needs of six people. So as to maintain the quality of this property, occupancy is strictly limited to six people.

All bedrooms have deep luxury mattresses, duvets and linens that we like to use ourselves.

The family bathroom has a bath and shower and there is also a separate downstairs shower room. We believe in 'fluffly' towels and have kitted out the bathrooms accordingly (but please do not use them on the beach!)

As mentioned earlier, on the second floor, there is a private solarium where you can sunbathe in seclusion, looking out to sea from time to time and saying hello to the seagulls as they go by. The solarium is off a large space which can either be configured as the 'penthouse' bedroom or as a large chill out area.

We have equipped the house for our own use. This means that we use high quality fixtures and fittings such as Bosch, Miele, Hansgrohe, Phillipe Starck etc. All rooms have been individually styled with solid oak flooring and high spec tiling etc.

We have two lawned areas, one directly off the terrace and another down some steps, past the ancient olive tree at ground level. So you are spoilt for choice of aspect when it comes to sea and coastal views. At the rear there is a wide gated drive which will take two cars easily. It is flanked by borders containing native flowers, bushes and small trees such as an almond, a fig and a tall cypress (the Catalan symbol of welcome).

The communal pool is about 50 metres from the house and is about 20m long and six to eight metres wide (it is an unusual shape!). It is in lovely landscaped gardens with lawns (for sun bathing after a dip) and conifers.

We have a 'pool box' which contains various pool toys/games which you are welcome to use. If you like to SWIM rather than just splash about in a tiny pool, then this is the place for you! There is also a paddling area to one side of it for tiny tots.

Sant Feliu de Guixols is a mere 5 minute drive away or 15 minute stroll through the woods or along the coast road. In the summer months there is also a tourist 'train' which travels along the coast and up to the house, so you can easily get a lift down to the beach or the shops!

We have had guests who have decided to base themselves completely at the house, sun bathing, swimming and taking the occasional stroll into town, with the most exciting thing they have done being the walk down some pretty precarious steps to the bottom of the cliff and the beautiful cove below.

But if you are more adventurous there are many more things to do and see than you can cram into two or three weeks. You never have to stop!

We have internet TV plus DVD. And our high speed Wifi access means you can stream whatever entertainment you wish to your own devices. And the Bose stereo system plus books and games available have been all that we have needed for a real chill out.

The place is beautiful off season too, bringing other charms to bear such as the wild sea, the complete peace and the chance to use the fireplace in the living room. Sant Feliu's strapline is 'open all year round' and this is absolutely true with, for example, Carnival taking place in February.

In April you can hunt wild asparagus in the woods and late summer is the time for a wild variety of mushrooms.

We are close to S'Agaro, Platja d'Aro, Santa Cristina d'Aro. and close enough to, but far enough away from the big resorts of Lloret de Mar and Tossa de Mar.

We love coming to Maremar ourselves. There is really not much more we can say! So if you want a luxury holiday rental in the Costa Brava, look at Maremar!

Property registered with the Generalitat de Catalunya register number HUTG-004459-36

Propietat registrat amb le Generalitat de Catalunya numero de registre HUTG-004459-36

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Owner
Lucy Noble
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Catalan
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2017

About Lucy Noble

We are a semi-retired couple who have a small number of properties (our house and two apartments) to offer our discerning guests from around the world.

We love travel (the picture is us in Iceland!), cooking, music from everywhere and the arts.

We love passing on gems of information and little bits of what we call 'magic'. After all, it is these things that make a holiday memorable.

We like to ensure that our guests have the best time possible at our properties and do not get dragged into the mundane aspects of staying in a self catering property. The only shopping you should have to do should be fun!

We have kitted out our holiday rental in the Costa Brava for luxury, comfort and peace which is just how we like our holiday rentals. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!

Lucy Noble purchased this house in 2003

Why Lucy Noble chose Baix Emporda

This luxury vacation rental on the Costa Brava, provides a luxurious, comfortable experience rather than a cramped one, giving you the very best of both worlds for a beach holiday. Sant Feliu, the town, the life and the beach are a very short distance away. But our house is in an oasis of relative calm and tranquility.

Our guests say that what they love about Maremar are the details - comfortable mattresses with luxury mattress covers, real pillows and not just one each, basic foodstuffs already there so you don't have to go out and buy loo rolls, tea and coffee as soon as you arrive! We have modern, high spec appliances, coffee maker etc so that you can equally stay at home in the evening or go out into town.

We stay here ourselves with friends so you won't be presented with just six of everything by way of cutlery, virtually no kitchen implements and the odd beer glass. Spoil yourselves a little!

You have clean sands, rocks with crystal clear waters, cork woods, pine woods, wild asparagus, posh shops all in one small area.

You can stay put or wander around seeking Art, history, architecture, nightlife, cuisine or whatever takes your fancy.

We come here for our holidays and want to share the experience with like minded people who want a little more luxury from a seaside rental.

What makes this house unique

Much more space, comfort and facilities than most other similar properties - or at least that is what our guests have been saying! For example, proper, deep mattresses, 100% crisp cotton sheets, large towels, good plumbing and the rest of it!

We have one of the most stunning views on the Costa Brava. So much so that people stop especially to drink it in.

Access to the guest only areas of our website which tell you what's on and where and also gives you lots of tips and ideas for things to experience, see, try and taste.

Being self employed, we always used to work from here. So the Wifi is reliable and the top floor can be used as the most charming, out of the way, office if you have to work! But it's also great for meditation, yoga, or just chilling out.

High specification decor and facilities.

Unparalleled, uninterrupted views of the sea and the length of the coast.

Very large pool - excellent for people who want exercise and space rather than a place to splash about in. It is rarely crowded.

All the benefits of a beach holiday without many of the drawbacks, noise, cramped surroundings, discomfort!

With Sant Feliu de Guixols you have a real, authentic Catalan town and we can help you make the most of it. This is not a 'holiday resort' with all the attendant noise, bad behaviour and tourist traps. Many guests comment on how great it is to have a real Catalan experience but in a place where foreign guests are understood and welcomed.

Finally, there are no hidden costs. None. At all.

Guestbook comments from the owner

THIS WAS LEFT ON ANOTHER REVIEW WEBSITE...



Wat een fijn verblijf heb ik hier gehad. Samen met 3 andere volwassenen en 2 kinderen hier een week mogen verblijven. Ik voelde me er bij binnenkomst meteen thuis: een gezellige woonkamer met een ruime keuken van alle gemakken voorzien. Wat vooral erg prettig is, is dat gasten gebruik mogen maken van alle reeds aanwezige (voedings)middelen en tevens zelf kunnen aanvullen. Erg prettig als je op handbagage reist en niet alles nieuw hoeft aan te schaffen (denk aan afwasmiddel, afwasborstel, vaatwastabletten, kruiden etc). Het voelt bijna aan als een eigen huis. Zelf had ik het genoegen gebruik te mogen maken van de "master" bedroom, voorzien van een prachtige en-suite badkamer, balkon en het prachtige uitzicht op de zee! Maar ook de andere kamers zijn uitstekend. Het gemeenschappelijke zwembad is erg mooi en wordt goed onderhouden. Toen wij er waren erg rustig: een prive zwembad. De lokatie van het huis maakt het erg geschikt als uitvalsbasis voor vele activiteiten: Stedentrips naar Girona en Barcelona. Sportactiviteiten ook in overvloed aanwezig: wandeltochten, fietsroutes, watersporten en klimactiviteiten zijn binnen handbereik. Verder is Sant Feliu de Guixols een mooie stad waar je heerlijk kunt genieten van restaurants etc. Een echte aanrader dus!
Oct 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Sant Feliu de Guíxols in Sant Feliu de Guíxols

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please note that you WILL receive a full refund if you cancel if we receive an alternative booking for your dates.
  • We ask that at least two guests are over 30 years of age.
  • We keep Maremar as our home, please treat it considerately. There are very reasonable community rules regarding behaviour and the use of common areas
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master en suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Luxurious, spacious & elegant, travertine and marble tiling
    The family bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Beautifully tiled with luxury fixtures (Hansgrohe etc)
    Downstairs shower room and loo - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Perfect for showering after a swim!
  • All of the bathrooms are kitted out with luxury Porcelanosa tiling and fixtures (Hans Grohe/Philippe Starck) and fittings and designer showers (multi point in the en suite).
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • The master bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Across front of house with sea views and en suite, 1.5m bed
    Rear double bedroom or "penthouse" bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Either on 1st floor or top floor with patio and sea views
    The twin bedroom - 2 Single Bed , Really comfy beds and bed linens. View of gardens and pool.
  • Three good sized double rooms (two across the whole front of the house overlooking the sea, one of which has a luxury en suite shower room). The beds are UK Kings and US Queens. We also have a good sized twin room. All bedrooms have built in wardrobes and storage space and solid oak flooring. We use luxury mattresses, duvets and bedlinen. We want to limit occupancy to six to keep Maremar a really good experience for guests. No grotty sofa beds!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A really comfortable and homely feeling with luxury touches. The owners and their family visit this house quite regularly and maintain it as they would like to have it themselves. We provide cleaning on a weekly basis. There is a possibility to engage daily help if you wish at a modest additional cost.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(56 traveller reviews)

Large luxury home, stunning views, in green oasis, private garden, huge pool
average rating of 4.946429 based on 62 reviews
5

If my home could be like this!

  • 5 of 5

Words cannot adequately describe our experience in this home. This is a second stay for us in one of the property owners' homes, and we hope for a third stay (or more) with them. The property is sparkling clean, maintained in every way, gives me ideas for our own home, and the wording "location, location, location" aptly applies here. The property overlooks the Mediterranean! The owners skillfully provide info on sites, activities, shopping, markets, restaurants, and give pointers on access/timing of activities. We cooked in a few evenings with local produce and also enjoyed area restaurants. We felt that we received a totally relaxing yet plenty of activity vacation. I love to swim in the Mediterranean, and St. Feliu provides a great beach. We especially enjoyed our sailboat 4 hour excursion from St. Feliu and our Segway tour in Girona! The owners absolutely excel at customer service in every aspect. We love, love, love our European experience with the owners. Do not hesitate to go to Maremar.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear all, We love it when a group of friends come to Maremar for an adventure (and especially so, coming from as far as the USA), and we are so delighted that the six of you had such a good time! It was that stunning view of the Mediterranean that made us buy Maremar off plan about two years before it was actually built (!) and we must stay that we are never tired of looking out to sea. We too love cooking at home (having foraged about tin the daily fruit, veg and fish markets. It is so easy just to relax on the patio and enjoy life. We want our guests to get as much (or as little) from their stay at Maremar as they want. It seems a shame to us for guests to find out that there was something on that they would have loved but didn't know about. So we work quite hard to make sure our guests know that little bit more than the guide books tell them. Anyway, thanks once again you for your very generous review - we really appreciate it! You were fantastic guests and we hope to welcome you back to Maremar, or indeed 10pm in Puligny Montrachet, in the future. With warm regards, Peter and Lucy
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4

Nice house, nice location

  • 4 of 5

First, this is a very nice house, in a good location, on the edge of an upmarket seaside resort.

We were two couples, which is not ideal for the house, as the second double bedroom is small. The is a big difference between the two rooms.

The shared pool is close but requires a short walk down the road.

The house has a good sun terrace and a pleasant outside eating area. It is very well equipped and is the sort of place that you can relax in easily. It also spotless and well maintained.

The owners could not have been more helpful, and we really enjoyed our stay.

Sant Feliu, a short stroll down the hill, is a very nice place, with good restaurants. It has a relaxed and prosperous feel.

We would go back.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your kind review. We think there has been a misunderstanding about our bedrooms. Our guests have a choice of three double bedrooms and a twin (we only advertise the house for a maximum of six people to keep the spacious feel of Maremar. When we wrote to you to plan for your arrival, we said "We have four bedrooms, three doubles and one twin. The master bedroom is across the front of the house with an en-suite bathroom. Then we have a smaller double on the same (first) floor which is where the family bathroom is. Upstairs on the second floor we have a further large double room across the front of the house with its own patio. There is no bathroom on this floor. Which second double room would you like made up? If you do not want to use the top floor as a bedroom, we leave it as a chill out/yoga etc space." So we have to say that Maremar is ideal for two couples who want a lot of space. The Top floor bedroom is right across the front (sea side) of the house and boasts the same stunning sea views from its own patio. The family bathroom is down a short flight of stairs. We would happily have made up the very large double bedroom for you if you had told us that you had changed your minds. The third double is smaller and therefore somewhat "shown up" by the other two, but it is a fairly standard Spanish size with lots of cupboard space and the twin holds two single beds easily. Having said all of that we are pleased that you had a good time and would consider returning! With best regards, Peter and Lucy
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5

Beautifully located luxury home on Costa Brava

  • 5 of 5

Our third time to Peter and Lucy's house on the Costa Brava and what a joy it was to return. Comfortable beds, fully equipped kitchen, restful decor and most of all the glorious views of the sea. We had a wonderful time exploring the little town of Sant Feliu, especially the 6 day a week market. On our second day we were delighted to find the famous Catalonian "Human Towers" demonstrating their skills by the beach. The weather was glorious throughout our stay and we enjoyed finding little coves along the coast. The sea was fresh but not too cold. All in all, Maremar is a fabulous place to stay both for relaxation and as a base to explore the area. So much to see and so much to eat! Last but not least, many thanks to the owners, Peter and Lucy who could not have been more helpful and ensured our comfort at all times. We will return next year we hope.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Francine, Thank you so much for your lovely review! We do love it when guests return to Maremar and hope you have enjoyed the improvements that we have made (new a/c with controls in each room, new insect screens in the master bedroom, new boiler, refurbished shower in the master Bedroom etc). Thank you for being such charming and thoughtful guests - please do visit us again soon! With warm regards, Peter and Lucy
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5

As wonderful as expected

  • 5 of 5

We loved this rental property but we knew we would! When we were planning our trip to northern Spain which included a relaxing week in the Costa Brava we didn’t think to look for anything other than Maremar, in Sant Feliu de Guixols owned by Peter and Lucy Noble. Why? Because two years ago we rented a house called 10pm in Puligny Montrachet (Burgundy, France) that is also owned by them. It was one of three houses that we rented on that vacation. The house was fantastic, really comfortable, high-end finishes and fully stocked and we felt lucky to have found such a great rental, so we knew Maremar would be wonderful too.

There’s no need for me to describe the house because the property has its own website and the pictures are accurate although they don’t do justice to the amazing views and the comfortable, relaxing atmosphere of feeling at home while on vacation! The house lived up to our expectations of high-end finishes, comfortable furniture and fully equipped kitchen set by our 10pm experience.

Sant Feliu is a perfect base for a stay on the Costa Brava. It’s a lovely town with a nice beach, great farmer’s market, good restaurants and is centrally located to the other sights in the area. It’s big enough to have all of the amenities you’d need but small enough so it’s easy to get on the road if you want to tour around. We did a good bit of driving around the Costa Brava and didn’t find another town we would have preferred.

We must add how extraordinarily helpful and generous Peter and Lucy are with their time. About three months before our trip we reached out to them on the off chance that they might know someone in Barcelona who could shed light on the website problem we were having during our practice trials for making a highly sought-after dinner reservation (you need to be on the website at exactly midnight 2 months to the day in advance and they sellout in the first 15 min). I expected a reply with regrets that they couldn’t help or, if lucky, a suggestion for something we could try. They didn’t have any advice but they offered to double our chances of figuring out the process by trying from their end in London while we tried in NY. They stayed up late every night for a week while we all tried to figure out the issue. As it happens a techie friend helped sort out the problem and the reservation was secured. They did more than a good friend might do and, although we are clients, we are perfect strangers and this had nothing to do with the rental!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Eva, Thank you so much for your wonderful, evocative review of Maremar! We believe that holiday time is precious and we want to help make it as full of fun and wonder as we can - so we are very motivated to help our guests. We are delighted that you had a great time and hope you will think of Maremar should you decide to return to Sant Feliu de Guixols or the Costa Brava in the future. With warm regards, Peter and Lucy
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5

Wonderful house, wonderful hosts, winderful coastline.

  • 5 of 5

Great location to all of the Costa Brava. We ate breakfast each day on the lovely patio table and looked out over the sea.

The house is full service.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear David and family, Many thanks for your lovely review - we really appreciate it. We like to look after our guests, especially when they have travelled such a long way to come to us - and when they are celebrating two significant anniversaries in the same year! You were perfect guests and you will receive a warm welcome should you decide to return to Maremar in the future. With best regards to you all, Peter and Lucy
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5

.....What a lovely place ( from the song "Hotel California")

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a wonderful stay at Miramar in Oct 2016 for 10 days...and now

in Barcelona with literally thousands of people navigating around us, we wish we stay longer. Miramar is a place for you if you value returning to peace and quiet after a day of travel around beautiful Costa Brava. We were asking ourselfs in every city/village if we rather stay there, and the answer always was NO. The house itself is everything that you see on the pictures and more. It has everything you may wish to be extremely comfortable, cook (if you want- we did not) - or just relax, do nothing and watch the sea, get sun tan if weather permits ....for us being from sunny California it did not matter much.

The owners, Peter and Lucy deserve special appreciation. To name just a few: an excellent IMMIDIATE communications at any time. Just as an example, I missed the turn on the way to the Miramar and ended up at the dead end street. Quick text to Peter and he texts right away (from UK!!!) the accurate directions - like he is here with us. What else I can say...a lot of useful information provided and a standing offer to answer questions......we never had an owners like that. We are leaving Spain with a lot of lasting memories, and staying at Maremar is one of them.

On a practical side car is highly recommended to get around if you want see museums and other seaside towns.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: "Any time of year, you can find us here" - (almost) from the song "Hotel California"! Thank you so much for your lovely review! We really appreciate your generous comments. You have highlighted what we love about Maremar ourselves - you can enjoy the hustle and bustle of sightseeing etc and then return to the beautiful view of the sea, the calm and the green of the pine woods. And thank you too for your very kind words about how we looked after you. We want our guests to have the best, trouble free, time that they can and do our very best to make it so for them. We are delighted that you had such a good time at Maremar - you were fabulous guests and will always be welcome should you decide to return in the future. With warm regards, Peter and Lucy
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Barcelona Girona
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Bar Triton
Nearest Ferry
1 Kilometres
Sant Feliu de Guixols
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Santa Cristina
Nearest Train
35 Kilometres
Girona
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
AP7
Nearest Restaurant
0.75 Kilometres
El Dorado Mar
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Sant Feliu de Guixols
Car: recommended

Not your standard holiday destination with noise, crowds and dirt. A jewel in the crown of the Costa Brava, Sant Feliu de Guixols is one of the wealthier and more sophisticated towns of the coast.

Unspoiled, although supported, by tourism, you get the best of all worlds - a beautiful beach, water sports, marina and fishing port, pine and cork woods, dramatic coastline, daily fruit and vegetable and fish markets, and sophisticated shops and eateries. It is an authentic Catalan town frequented by the well-heeled of Barcelona and most people speak English and French as well as Castilian and of course their mother tongue, Catalan.

You can have all the fun and experiences but without having to deal with excessive noise, crowds and dirt. But you are not at all isolated with fabulous shopping and dining right on your doorstep!

To top it all, it is a marvellous base from which to explore the varied and exciting experiences that Catalunya has to offer, from Greco-Roman settlements to the whole of Dali land, its fabulous fishing villages and coves, lakes and mountains inland and not to forget the delights of Girona and Barcelona!

To give you a little more detail...

Our spacious luxury four bedroom home, arranged over three storeys, is situated in a small, peaceful, yet modern development overlooking the sea just a short distance from the lovely town of Sant Feliu de Guixols (a fifteen minute walk into town through the pine woods or along the coast road).

The house has its own private garden with an ancient olive tree and use of the communal facilities including an enormous, beautifully shaped, swimming pool (with separate paddling pool) in its own landscaped gardens.

Our house looks out directly onto the Mediterranean so you can enjoy unparalleled views along the coast and out to sea, watching boats and cruisers go by and the fishermen's lights as their small boats serenely 'chug, chug, chug' at night.

Sant Feliu de Guixols is a wealthy, staunchly traditional market town on the Costa Brava. Although it boasts every amenity, it has a village feel about it with a fishing port, lovely beaches, rocky coves, a marina, a lovely tree-lined promenade and a maze of narrow streets in the old town centre.

It has all the facilities you need but is unspoilt by mass tourism. It is popular with both Catalans and visitors from abroad as it combines all the best that Catalunya has to offer - sun and sea, fabulous food, a relaxed lifestyle, art and design, museums and historical monuments and easy access to all that the region has to offer.

The curved sandy beach in Sant Feliu is wonderful, with easy swimming protected by the port's breakwater. And just around the headland to the next bay of Sant Pol lies another fabulous sandy curved beach where Catalan celebrities come and moor their boats offshore to take the sun and swim and then eat in the wonderful restaurants along the beach front.

And don't forget the multitude of coves you can get to down cliff paths or by boat, with the opportunity for snorkelling in the crystalline waters.

It is only a short drive to each of the three Salvador Dali museums (the main museum in Figueres where a lot of his work is displayed, his house in Cadaques (which is a must see) and his wife Gala's castle/home in Pubol).

The Greek and Roman settlement of Empuries is also close by, and the medieval villages of Peretallada and Ullastret.

Or just visit the delightful Costa Brava fishing villages such as Calella de Palafrugell, Tamariu or Llafranch or the fishing port of Palamos. Platja d'Aro with its bustling night-life is only a 20 minute drive away. You will be spoilt for choice.

Catalunya is rightly famous for its food. In the Sant Feliu markets you can find locally caught fish, seasonal vegetables and fruit so self catering can be a real delight. Or go to one of the many restaurants along the seafront promenade, on the main Rambla or in the narrow streets of the old town.

Sant Feliu is a town that is alive all year round with a large weekly market, plenty of shops, restaurants and bars to cater for all tastes. It holds many festivals throughout the year and in July/August hosts a spectacular summer festival with live performances by top names in the specially erected tent by the port or in the Monastery Gardens.

And if you fancy a trip to Barcelona for the day, it is only about 100km away (1.5 hours by car) with bus services from Sant Feliu and easily accessible train services too.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Sant Feliu de Guíxols, Costa Brava

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July gaps
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,031
for 5 nights
From
£206
£1,345
 
 
High Summer 1 2017
1 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,345
for 7 nights
£1,345
 
 
September 2017
3 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£682
for 4 nights
From
£170
£987
 
 
Autumn 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 15 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£502
for 4 nights
From
£126
£717
 
 
Winter 2, 2017
16 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£430
for 4 nights
From
£108
£628
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2017
22 Dec 2017 - 13 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£807
for 7 nights
£807
 
 
Winter 1 2018
14 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£430
for 4 nights
From
£108
£628
 
 
Early Spring 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£430
for 4 nights
From
£108
£628
 
 
Easter 2018
24 Mar 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£942
for 7 nights
£942
 
 
Spring 1 2018
8 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£574
for 4 nights
From
£143
£807
 
 
May Day 2018
28 Apr 2018 - 11 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£574
for 4 nights
From
£143
£807
 
 
Spring 2 2018
12 May 2018 - 15 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£574
for 4 nights
From
£143
£807
 
 
Early Summer 2018
16 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,166
for 7 nights
£1,166
 
 
High Summer 2018
30 Jun 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,435
for 7 nights
£1,435
 
 
September 2018
2 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£987
for 7 nights
£987
 
 
Autumn 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 17 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£502
for 4 nights
From
£126
£717
 
 
Winter 2 2018
18 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£430
for 4 nights
From
£108
£628
 
 
Christmas/New Year 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 11 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£807
for 7 nights
£807
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,166
for 7 nights
£1,166
 

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Security deposit of €350 1 week before arrival to cover for breakages (not normal wear and tear or the odd glass!) etc. Returned within 1 week (subject to T&Cs).

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