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Country Farmhouse - 3 bedrooms, breathtaking views, WIFI and large swimming pool

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom house with pool, terraces and breathtaking mountain views and sunsets

The Cortijo Chaparro (Oak tree Farmhouse ) is situated in a tranquil setting surrounded by Olive, Almond and hundred year old Oak trees.

It is home to your hosts Sally and Steve, who moved to the Cortijo in 2015 on completion of a large renovation project.

The holiday home was reformed to a high standard in 2014/2015. It provides a modern holiday home, while still retaining its original rustic charm and making the most of the breath-taking panoramic views across the valley and mountains. Stunning sunsets and star gazing from the terraces.

The Cortijo has Two double en-suite bedrooms on the first floor

( Bedrooms can be changed to twins on request.)

One double bedroom on the ground floor, with another bathroom.

The modern fully fitted kitchen has electric hob, Microwave oven and Fridge.

Living room has television, DVD player and a lending library of books, DVD's and games. A patio door in the living room opens onto a private outside patio area with stunning views of the pool and valley.

Double glazing and central heating for the cooler months of the year.

Large pool and separate hot tub.

BBQ and pizza oven, Tiki Bar area and fire table to use to make the most of outside living.

The property has various sunny and shady areas seating areas including a sandy terrace, poolside terrace, pretty courtyard and water feature with seating to make the most of the sunset views.

The Cortijo is only 2 kms from the local village and a short drive to the town of Iznajar with its stunning views of the lake and access to a beach area with sunloungers and bars.

It is a perfect setting for touring all the amazing cities and tourist spots of Andalucia,

or you can just relax and soak up the sun and life of real Spain.

More Details
Registration Number : VTAR/GR/01039

Owner
Cortijo El Chaparro
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
25 May, 2018

About Cortijo El Chaparro

We are Sally and Steve Kearns, We met many years ago in Middlesex where Steve was an Underground driver and I worked at Heathrow Airport. We had an opportunity in the late Eighties to move to Yorkshire, where Steve followed a career as a signalman on the railways and I was a Business Travel consultant.

We started searching for a property in Spain to Semi-retire and came across the Iznajar area with its lake and knew this is where we wanted to Live. We came across the Cortijo in 2014 and fell in love with its stunning views, after purchasing the property we fully renovated the Cortijo into a two bedroom house for us and a three bedroom rental house. We moved to the Cortijo in May 2015 from York and are enjoying the slower pace of life and the endless days of sunshine. We still have lots to keep us occupied with various projects on our Land.

Cortijo El Chaparro purchased this farmhouse in 2014

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Algarinejo in Subbética

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , ensuite to Bedroom one
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , ensuite to bedroom two
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , downstairs for use of bedroom three
  • Every bathroom has a power shower, wash basin and toilet. All bathrooms are provided with towels for house, and separate towels for use around the pool. Every shower have a dispenser with Shampoo and Body wash.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • First Floor Bedroom one - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , can be change to a twin room if requested prior to arrival
    Ground Floor Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , downstairs off lounge area
    First Floor Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , can be changed to twin room if requested prior to arrival
  • Both Upstairs bedrooms have their own en-suite bathrooms, Egyptian cotton bed Linen, and central heating for cooler months.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We offer a relaxing rural getaway, in a typical whitewashed Spanish farmhouse, which has been renovated with all modern facilities you need. Free WIFI throughout the house and pool terrace. A free welcome pack is provided on your arrival, and we keep a small stock of essentials in case you forget or want to carry hand luggage.

Reviews

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5

What a view!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely farmhouse with fabulous views. Sally and Steve were very friendly and helpful. I would visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lovely family would be a pleasure to have them stay again
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5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful views, totally peaceful and relaxing holiday. The house is modern and spotlessly clean. Owners have thought of everything, welcome pack of food and drinks and the honesty bar/ ice creams were much appreciated and so helpful. The fire pit with a constant supply of wood and cosy blankets were all great for stargazing in the evenings. Cannot fault the accommodation, it was fantastic. A great place if you want a quiet, relaxing stay in the sunshine.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, rural

  • 5 of 5

Well cared for and thoughtfully furnished. Kind and generous owners.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

The most amazing place with pool

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 4 with 2 children aged 13 and 9. We would rate the property 6 starts out of 5 - it was fabulous! The accommodation is perfect and we loved the open bbq and pizza oven. We spent most of our time outside where there was always a sunny or shady spot depending upon your preference. The views were breathtaking - we have never seen anything so amazing. The pool is a great size - approx 12 by 10 feet - and we all loved it. We did wonder if we would use the hot tub given the heat but we used it ever day - a real treat. If it got really hot we enjoyed playing all of the games left in the property and also watched a few of the DVDs. Our hosts Sally and Steve were brilliant - they provided a very generous welcome pack and gave us loads of top tips for places to go, routes etc. We loved their 2 dogs - the kids wanted to bring them home! Their place is next door but they were so considerate and we had complete privacy - although the kids liked to see the dogs so they would let them come and visit. You need a car to visit the surrounding places of interest but the benefit of the location is the total peace and spectacular views. We've had the most amazing holiday and want to go back! Thanks Sally and Steve - and Fergus and Meg!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for this great review. Just to clarify the pool is bigger than stated in the review , the pool is a larger 10 x 5 metres in size.
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5

Perfect family holiday in peaceful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

We spent a fabulous week with our two young sons here. The house itself is presented beautifully, was spotlessly clean and contained everything we needed. It's location is amazing, nestled amongst the olive groves with stunning views over the surrounding countryside. The location is remote but there is plenty to see and do nearby, however, we loved the secludedness- no traffic noise, no light pollution, which makes for amazing stars at night, no crowds, just perfect peaceful family time!

We had a wonderful time playing with the boys in the pool and digging in the sandy area. And also had some gorgeous evenings sat on the terrace watching the sunset with a bottle of wine once they were in bed! When we did manage to drag ourselves away from the house we found the local area to be full of charming, truly Spanish villages- not a tourist shop in sight and that's how we like it!

This home wouldn't be what it is without the owners, Sally and Steve, who were really helpful from our first contact before we booked right through the holiday. They do everything they can to make your stay comfortable and your holiday perfect.

All in all, a fabulous stay in a fabulous home in a fabulous location! We're already planning our next trip!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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fantantic

  • 5 of 5

the villa was brill , everything was great , had a tiki bar fully stocked , steve and sally were great could not do enough for you .

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great Guests, would love to see them again .
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Kilometres
Malaga
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Fuentes De Cesna
Nearest Restaurant
10 Kilometres
iznajar
Nearest Beach
12 Kilometres
Iznajar
Car: necessary

We are situated 2kms from the village of Fuentes de Cesna, with a small selection of bars and shops. The larger town of Iznajar is a 15 mins drive away, offering sightseeing, bars, restaurants and is situated on a large fresh water lake with its own beach, water sports facilities and beach bars. Many other famous Cities and towns of the area are within driving distance and various days out sightseeing are possible.

We also offer an ideal base in a relaxing rural location, if you just want to escape the modern world, and spend the days relaxing by the pool enjoying the the stunning views.

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  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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