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Village House with Roof Terrace and Stunning Views

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 753 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Village House in Acequias, Lecrin Valley, Andalucia - Peaceful location on the edge of the Sierra Nevada National Park

Acequias is a small village situated about 2 miles from the main road between Granada and the coast. With the Sierra Nevada mountains behind, Orgiva, Las Alpujarras, Granada and the coast all within a 30 minutes drive, and an excellent road network, the village is an ideal base to explore this unspoilt area of Spain. The house has been fully refurbished to a very high standard. The roof terrace is the ideal place to relax and admire the beautiful scenery.


Owner
Stuart Mason
Member since: 2002
Speaks English, Spanish
Calendar last updated:
12 July, 2017

About Stuart Mason

We are a semi retired couple who live in the Lecrin Valley. Our interest in Granada was sparked after visiting the area on holiday.

We bought our first property in Acequias in 2001 as a holiday cottage, but we soon found that the relaxed life style in Spain suited us better than the hectic life in the UK.

In 2003 we made the decision to take early retirement and move to Spain.

We bought another property in Chite which we converted into two holiday apartments and an apartment for ourselves.

We have many interests and have integrated into Spanish village life.

The mountains of the Sierra Nevada are on our doorstep and we take every opportunity we can to explore and walk the footpaths and tracks of this beauitful area.

Stuart and Olwyn Mason.

Stuart Mason purchased this house in 2001

Why Stuart Mason chose Costa Tropical & Lecrin Valley

Casa Eras is a village house in Acequias, a quiet, unspoilt village on the edge of the Sierra Nevada Natural park. The area is outstanding for the wide diversity of life that is on the door step. Whether you want the high peaks of the Sierra Nevada or the beaches of the Costa Tropical, the city life of Granada or the villages of the Alpujarra, they are all a short distance away from the Lecrin Valley. We have extensive knowledge of the area and we can help you plan your holiday. There are extensive details of the surrounding area with maps and guides to the Sierras, many we have produced ourselves to help you get the best from your stay at Casa Eras.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Acequias in Lecrín

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 753 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Ground floor shower room with toilet. Top floor wc.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Double bedroom on the ground floor. Bedroom with 2 single beds and french windows opening onto roof terrace on the top floor.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • caves
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • diving
  • ski
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The property is not suitable for children under 12 or the infirm. There is a wood burning stove and electric panel heaters for the cooler winter nights. Hot water is provided by a gas water heater. All fuel is provided. No pets allowed. Outside: The roof terrace is comfortably furnished with reclining chairs and table. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Prices include all linen (except beach towels)and cleaning. As we live only 10 minutes away we are available to assist you on arrival and during your holiday. Other: All rooms are furnished to a high standard.

Reviews

4.3/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

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Village House with Roof Terrace and Stunning Views
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 3 reviews
5

Lovely little place, provides everything you need

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house, not especially big, but enough room for holiday accomodation and space to store your gear. Provision of most of the utensils you'd need in the kitchen, but we did buy a bottle of olive oil which we left behind, not wanting to take it in our luggage; some salt would have been useful. Washing up liquid and laundry detergent were provided, but no hand soap in bathroom. Gorgeous roof terrace with stunning views out across the valley with evening sunsets. We visited at a cool time of year and the house was cool too, but plenty warm enough once the big woodburner got going in an evening. Plug in radiators were useful too. We didn't use the tv, but the wifi was surprisingly fast. Nice selection of useful books and guides. It was tight and steep to get the car up to the house; we didn't chance it with the hire car, but watched the locals do it with ease even with big cars and I dont' think we'd have had problems with our own car which we are not precious about. We parked in the square without any issues, and it was only a 1-2 minute walk from the house.

Lovely place, would visit again.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Town house in quiet village

  • 4 of 5

We spent a peaceful week in this sleepy village, visiting Granada and enjoying walks in the Lecrin Valley. A clever renovation makes use of limited space, where the owner has thought of everything. The house is located up a narrow road which requires parking in the village centre. But if you are here for the walking, don't let that put you off! The views are fantastic from the terrace. The village does not have a shop.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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acequies

  • 4 of 5

stayed for past 7 years,always April-May.

If not for distance would go every 3 months!

Always welcomed, assisted and made to feel "at home"

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Granada
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Talara
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Otura
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
A44
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Talara
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
Salobrena
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach is at Salobrena 30 minutes drive away.

Travel:

The nearest airport is Granada, approximately 35 minutes with fights from within Spain and Italy. Malaga is 1.5 hours away with flights from most UK airports.

Car hire is essential.

Distances:

Durcal is the nearest town 5km away. Granada and the Alhambra Palace are a 30 minute drive.

Further Details:

The local village of Talara/Lecrin is 3km away and has a good selection of Banks local shops and bars.

The area is ideal for walkers of all abilities, and we offer maps, guides and detailed local knowledge for guests wishing to explore the area.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Acequias, Granada Province (Costa Tropical)

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A deposit of 25% required when booking, balance due 4 weeks before arrival. If you have to cancel after paying any money and we can re-rent the house for those dates we will refund any money paid.
Payments can be made using Sterling or Euro cheques and by Credit cards.

Changeover Day:
Totally flexible to allow you to take advantage of cheap midweek air fares.

Notes on prices:
There is a 10% discount per week for Couples, £20 discount for the second and subsequent weeks.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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