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Large privately owned villa, close to beaches

Overview

Property

Updated: 22-Nov-2016
Self-catering rental, sleeps up to 8, secluded terrace & private plunge pool

Beautiful detached villa in its own grounds, facing south and the sea. The property has 4 twin rooms, 3 with en suites and 1 further shower room. The well fitted kitchen is part of a large open plan living area with TV with BBC and ITV channels. There is a large secluded terrace with shaded eating area and pool side sunbathing areas, with built in barbeque and outside shower. Our regular guests range from couples who enjoy the space and tranquility, to extended families with children who thoroughly enjoy the pool, the BBQ area and all that Playa Blanca has to offer.

  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We first went to Lanzarote in 1979, and fell in love with the island. We bought the land and built CASA COLINA in 1987. The villa has a wonderful feeling of tranquility and as our family grew up we enjoyed many happy holidays in the Casa Colina and Playa Blanca . We were lucky to own some land close by and we built another villa in 2002 where we still holiday and we are now in a position to spend most of the winter in Lanzarote.

We live in the summer in Rutland and Judy, my wife, enjoys her golf and we both love sailing.

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16 Reviews

4.9
based on 16 holidaymaker reviews

5

Perfecte Villa

  • 5 of 5

Helga + Rüdiger

Köln

September/Oktober 2016

Wir verbrachten 4 herrliche Wochen in der wunderschönen, perfekt eingerichteten Villa.

Das Team um Chris sorgte für unbeschwerte Ferien, einen gepflegten Garten sowie einen

sauberen Pool. Die windgeschützte Terrasse war unser bevorzugter Aufenthaltsort – vor allem abends. Der liebevoll gestaltete Aussenbereich mit Pool inklusive bequemen Liegen lud zu einem erfrischenden Bad ein. Sportlich konnte man sich auch auf dem nahen Tennisplatz betätigen. Einkaufsmöglichkeiten gab es quasi direkt vor der Tür. Die Strandpromenade von Playa Blanca lädt zum Bummeln und Verweilen ein. Auf der ganzen

Insel gibt es viele gute Restaurants, die einen Besuch lohnen.

Fazit: Wir sind begeistert von Lanzarote und kommen garantiert wieder in die Casa Colina!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely property, great location.

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time at Casa Colina and Playa Blanca, on holiday with our son, wife and three grandchildren. The villa was perfect - a short walk to the town and all restaurants, shops etc, lovely gardens, sea view and very peaceful.

The children especially loved the pool. It was small but great for our brood aged from 7 to 10. We could relax on a sun bed in the shade and keep an eye on them easily. We did not use the large pool at all.

The villa itself was well equipped and everything was in working order. We appreciated the welcome pack of essentials but a quick orientation look round and a walk into town soon topped up essentials of liquids - water, wine , beer and tonic (and food of course). A short 4 euro taxi ride back and we were set for a lovely holiday.

We did not meet Julian and Judy during our stay but did meet the friendly pool man and Chris who changed the linen half way through our 12 day stay.

A great stay at a lovely villa. I would thouroughly recommend it for a perfect family holiday and my daughter in law is already talking about booking it for next year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Andrew, Your kind comments are appreciated.We look forward to seeing you all again. J&J.
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4

Super quiet and relaxing

  • 4 of 5

We are just back from visiting this villa must say it was a very relaxing holiday because this Villa is in one of the quietest areas we have stayed but still close enough that we didn't need to hire a car.

The property was as described on the site, very spacious, it was just two of us so we chose the rom with the French doors leading to the terrace and the pool. There is ample seating for the maximum number if you were to occupy the whole villa.

We used the washing machine which was great for beach towels. There was a welcome pack on arrival which was a nice touch as we arrived late afternoon and didn't feel like shopping. The beds are very comfortable and we both slept very well. The Bedding was fresh as were the towel. The bathrooms were clean however some things were a bit dusty with kitchen tops and door handles being a bit tacky to the touch however this is a very minor point but one a felt I had to mention in case anyone reading this has allergies but I'm sure the owners will resolve this as they may not be aware. I would definitely return to this villa.

I did not meet the owner but we spoke on he phone, I met with the caretaker/cleaners and the pool man and all well friendly, the pool an particularly was very knowledgable about the island.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jane, Thank you for your kind words. This summer has been particularly dusty on the island, we are addressing the problem you kindly raised. We have just replaced 75% of beds with Hypnos mattresses and we now have an Emperor size bed (2m by 2m) in the master bedroom. J&J.
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Casa Colina was a wonderful villa in a wonderful location, so wonderful that we booked for next year as soon as we got back home!

The villa is beautiful and spacious and has a lovely character. It was perfect for our family group of 5 adults - with its 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms and large lounge and dining area, everyone was able to have their own space comfortably without getting under each other's feet.

The garden was absolutely beautiful too with a very generous supply of outdoor furniture where there was a spot for everyone outside whether we wanted sunshine, shelter or shade or wanted to sit/sunbathe round the pool or on the patio at one of the tables under cover and out of the glare of the sun when appropiate.

Casa Colina is very well equipped and has great kitchen and utilty area facilities too, so eating and cooking was also very easy and a pleasure to do on the evenings that we dined at home and enjoyed the villa. There were even candles on the dining table!

The location was just perfect within walking reach to the well stocked local Spar, into town and to the Flamingo beach and to the promenade. I loved being able to see the sea from the villa and watch the ferries come in!

The villa is very well maintained and beautifully clean and also feels very homely. It was lovely to meet owners Julian and Judy and the maintenance team too. What delightful people who seem genuinely keen for you to enjoy the property.

All in all, we had a fabulous week with the only complaint being that we had to move out after a week and let someone else into what had become 'our' home!! We have to return as we still have so much still to explore

  • Review Submitted: Apr 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The perfect villa

  • 5 of 5

It is always a pleasure to come back to Casa Colina. The owner makes the booking process so very easy, nothing appears to be too much trouble. Certainly set in a prime location in Playa Blanca, we never need a car.

This villa is beautifully appointed and equipped and the team who look after it for the owner take great pride in their work. We love the peace and quiet and the space and our children love the fresh water pool.

I can fully understand why this villa is so popular be it just for 2 people or like us a family of 4. Maybe next year we will link with friends and then be 8.

Certainly there is no other place on Lanzarote we would rather be than here in Playa Blanca.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Home from home

  • 5 of 5

Our second visit to Casa Colina and it was so nice to be back in a lovely property.

Its very private in the best area in Playa Blanca with an easy commute to the beach and the shops. You don't have to have a car.

Another benefit is having delightful owners, Judy and Julian close by for help and information

The close by large pool and tennis courts are an extra bonus.

In short its a pleasure to be there and we will be returning for sure.

Mel & Ann Bailey

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

In our opinion we were so lucky to find this location many many years ago, being on high ground, on possibly the best estate, close to all amenities but far enough away to be quiet and peaceful. Locations like ours do not exist anymore We spent a lot of time deciding on a design that gave really good accommodation and a feeling of space. This we achieved. The quality of build is excellent and the villa today looks as good if not better than when it was built. We are very proud that eighty percent of our bookings are now guests returning for another holiday in Casa Colina.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Arrecife at 30 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : at 600 Metres Nearest Ferry : Playa Blanca at 400 Metres Nearest Golf : Two Courses at 25 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : at 600 Metres Nearest Beach : Flamingo Beach and Village Beach. at 600 Metres Car: not necessary

PLAYA BLANCA has long been considered the most PRESTIGIOUS resort on the island, and now boasts a stunning new yacht marina with waterside restaurants. The adjoining coastline, which includes the GOLDEN SANDY beaches of the Papagayo, has been declared an area of outstanding natural beauty. Casa Colina offers a rare opportunity to rent on the most DESIRABLE development of DETACHED PRIVATELY OWNED villas in Playa Blanca. It has a delightful mature garden, SECLUDED terraces with shaded areas for eating al fresco, and sunny areas around its own solar heated fresh water plunge POOL, for sunbathing. From the terrace there are extensive VIEWS of the sea and the islands of Lobos and Fuertaventura. One great advantage of Casa Colina is that it is within 5 minutes walk of the nearest shop, and 10 minutes from the heart of the village with its BEACH and further shops and many restaurants.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate17
1 Dec 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£675
for 7 nights
£675
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 18
18 Dec 2016 - 9 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£925
for 7 nights
£925
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 19
10 Jan 2017 - 31 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£775
for 7 nights
£775
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 20
1 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£885
for 7 nights
£885
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 21
1 May 2017 - 16 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£785
for 7 nights
£785
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 22
17 Jul 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 23
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£975
for 7 nights
£975
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 24
1 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 25
1 Dec 2017 - 17 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Rate 26
18 Dec 2017 - 8 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£950
for 7 nights
£950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

IMPORTANT

PRICES above are based on 4 people. LESS £40 per person per week, minimum occupancy 2 and PLUS £80 per person, 5 to maximum
8.
DEPOSIT 20% on booking, balance due 6 weeks before travel.

FOOD PACK. On request to include. Milk, Water, Butter, Eggs, Ham, Fruit juice and Bread. PRICE £ 5 per person. Please order when booking.
Cot £20 p.w. and Highchair £20 p.w.
PLEASE NOTE WE ASK GUESTS TO VACATE ON THEIR DAY OF DEPARTURE AT 10.00 HRS, It may be possible to arrange a later time on discussion with our House Manager.

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Facilities

From the Owner

We have never considered CASA COLINA a letting house. We have always thought of it as our house where we have friends and guests to stay many coming back year after year. We have couples who enjoy all the space and tranquility, and families who return regularly. Our mission statement is ' Colina should give you an experience you will remember',and hopefully you will come and visit us again.

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Family
  • Luxury

General

  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool

Suitability

  • children welcome

Location Type

  • beach
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • village

Attractions

  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • volcano
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 180 m²

Bathrooms

  • Room 1 - Outdoor Shower
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 5 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure
  • There are three en-suite bath/ shower rooms and one stand alone shower room all to the highest standard. Each bathroom has it's own hot water supply, so there is never a shortage of hot water.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • The villa has four spacious twin-bedded rooms, all with fitted wardrobes.

Outside

  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • The large lounge includes a dining area for 8 people, and double doors open out on to the south facing terrace. Also off the lounge is the well fitted kitchen which has all modern appliances shown above. The back door leads to the utility area with it's washing machine and drying facility. The villa has a satellite system. On the terrace there are 8 cushioned sunbeds and 2 different eating areas which in total will seat 12. All linen and towels are provided on arrival with a full weekly change and twice weekly towel change. We do ask you to bring your own beach towels. The lovely garden and pool are maintained throughout your stay.

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