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WIFI Cottage, Air Conditioned/Central Heated With Private Pool



Updated: 15-Oct-2016
Cottage near Loja, Granada, Andalucia - Peaceful Location, WIFI, Easy Walk To Bars And Restaurants

Casa Jazmin, a detached cottage with WIFI, is situated in the small hamlet of La Realenga about 10 minutes by car from the town of Heutor-Tajar (HT) in Granada province. Loja and Montefrio are close by. Set in a large plot on the hillside with other similar properties, some of which are still working smallholdings. The cottage is surrounded by olive groves and has its own gardens and outside areas. From the roof terrace there are magnificent views of the Sierra Nevada mountains and its world famous world cup ski resort. There is a covered gazebo with fitted Bar-B-Q and outside kitchen. The cottage, which has been renovated to a high standard, sleeps 6 and is 25 minutes from Granada, 45 minutes from the coast at Costa Tropica, 55 minutes from Malaga and 55 minutes from the ski slopes of the Sierra Nevada. The cottage is within easy drive of the Alhambra, Seville, Ronda, Cordoba and Antequera. As an alternative take the train through spectacular scenery to Algeciras.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"We loved your house and will always keep it in mind. You have a truly beautiful property and clearly you have had a hand in tastefully developing it. The area, weather and wonderful clean pool were huge contributory

factors- obviously. But the olive fields, privacy, stonework/tiling, metal grilles, old style charm all aesthetically pleased us immensley. The bedrooms upstairs delighted Anne. The house was comfortable and clean. The air con very necessary and welcome. I have to say that it was probably the best house we have enjoyed and saddest to leave - and we have rented lovely houses in France, Italy and Switzerland."

"We liked the area very much, and thought the cottage was very comfortable & could not think of anything else we could have wanted - as it was so well equipped."

"Many thanks for use of your cottage, we all enjoyed its style and comfort; skiing was excellent"
Jun 2006
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7 Reviews

based on 7 holidaymaker reviews


3rd stay!!

  • 5 of 5

3rd stay in this lovely house. Never do much when we are here, but relax by the pool during the day and visit the local bars on the evening, but what more do you need on a holiday? I am sure we will be back again, thank you.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely house

  • 5 of 5

Our 2nd stay at this lovely house. Very well equipped, with everything you need, so gives the choice of cooking or visiting the local bars to sample the Spanish cuisine. Lovely stroll down the road to the very friendly local bars, I am sure we will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fully equipped peaceful cottage holiday

  • 5 of 5

what a wonderful place for a peaceful, relaxing holiday. The house is so well equipped with everything you could possibly need. Relaxed by the pool during the day, ready for the visit to the local bars in the evening. A gentle atoll down the road to the very friendly bar at the end of the road then into La Fabrica. (More bars) Before the walk back watching the bats flying overhead.

An excellent spot for a fabulous holiday and I am sure we will be back. A big thank you to the owners

  • Review Submitted: Nov 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
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Cottage with stunning views

  • 5 of 5

Just spent Easter in this lovely well equipped cottage, the owners have gone to great length to ensure your stay at Casa Jazmin will be a holiday to remember. The surrounding views are to die for. the terrace has a backdrop of olive groves and from the bedroom a stunning view of the Sierra Nevada. You are spoilt for places to visit in this beautiful part of Spain, Granada is only 30 minutes away and the Med one hour. The cottage is set in rural Spain, so for those in need of recharging their batteries and soaking up the local atmosphere I can't think of anywhere better than a holiday in Casa Jazmin

  • Review Submitted: Apr 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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cottage in the quiet countryside

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage in stunning countryside. We've rented many villas over the years but this is the one that felt most like home. Very well maintained, spotlessly clean and contains everything you could need. Very helpful to have beach towels provided and to have the friendly English caretaker next door. We did quite a bit of driving but the roads are empty and the landscape you drive though quite spectacular. We enjoyed day trips to the beach, to Cordoba, to Granada and explored the local town of Loja. I would say a car is essential as although there were 2 bars within walking distance there were no shops. All in all this is a beautifully presented home and a perfect spot for exploring Andalusia. A week wasn't enough!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Well! What can we say? We have tried hard to ensure that our cottage is a home from home, and have an excellent caretaker family next door who are available to assist in any way they can. The review says it all. Thank you.
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Excellent Cottage

  • 4 of 5

Excellent holiday home which we highly recommend. It has character and mod-cons. Situated in an attractive, peaceful and central location for visiting Granada, Cordoba, Ronda and the Med.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Granada, but more frequent flights to Malaga at 25 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : La Fabrica, 20 minute walk. 5 minutes by car. at 1 Miles Nearest Golf : Granada at 25 Kilometres Nearest Train : Loja, San Francisca Station at 6 Miles Nearest Motorway : A92, Granada to Seville at 3 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Heutar Tajar at 2 Miles Nearest Beach : Salobrena at 40 Miles Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Nature walks are available and can be arranged on arrival with a local expert. Bird watching tours can also be arranged, but reservations are recommended.

Please contact the owners for more details.


The coast at Salobrena is less than a 60 minute drive away. Both the Costa del Sol and Costa Tropica coastlines vary with beautiful sandy beaches to pebbly bays and rocky headlands. Both are about 1 hour away along mainly quiet, free Autovias. (The Costa Tropica is quickest.)


The nearest airport is Granada, (20 mins), with Malaga only 55 mins away. A car is essential. There is off road parking at the cottage.


The local village of La Fabrica is a 15 minute walk where 2 bars and restaurants can be found. Another bar can be found at the bottom of the hill on the main road. The nearest small town of Heutor Tajar is 5km, Loja is 10km. Granada and the Alhambra/Generalife are 25km. Cordoba is 90 mins, and Sevilla is 2 hours away by car. They are also accessible by train from Loja. The tourist villages of Rio Frio and Monte Frio are close by.

Further Details:

The baker calls daily (Mon-Sat) at approx 8.30- 9.30, with butcher and fruit/veg calling twice a week. A large supermarket and small, but well stocked, shops and banks are 10 mins in the car at Huetor Tajar. A similar range of shops and supermarkets are to be found in Loja. Hypermarkets and first class stores/shops are to be found in Granada. Advance Booking for the Alhambra is recommended and this can be done locally through any branch of the BBVA bank. There is one in Huetar Tajar. However, it is recommended that you book on-line direct with the Alhambra. You can also go "on spec", ignore the queues and buy a ticket from the ticket machine instead. Remember that most buinesses in Spain still close for siesta between 2pm and 4/5pm every working day. However, large supermarkets including Mercadona in Heutor Tajar now stay open through siesta from 9am to 9.30pm. There is a new large Leisure Facility in Huetor Tajar including indoor/outdoor swimming pools and gym which is available at very low cost to all.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 5
1 Oct 2016 - 26 Nov 2016
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 2
18 Mar 2017 - 8 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 6
9 Apr 2017 - 22 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 3
23 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 7
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2017
4 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 4
2 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £75

Booking Notes:
Prices are inclusive of bedding, towels, mains water, electricity and gas. (A/C in summer and Heating in winter.)A returnable key/damage deposit of £75 per week is requested to secure a booking. A £50 (total) reduction is made for bookings covering 2 weeks. Full payment should be received two months before occupation.
Cancellation policy:
0-2 weeks before stay. No refund.
2-4 weeks before stay. 25% refunded. (All if another booking received for same period.)
4-8 weeks before stay. 50% refunded. (All if another booking received for same period.)

Changeover Day:
Flexible within reason. However, during peak season, we may have to insist upon a departure by 10am and no arrival before 2pm to allow our housekeeper time to ensure your holiday cottage is clean and tidy for your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 15-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • cottage


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • 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
  • ski
  • swimming


  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Ground floor: En suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath/shower over, WC, wash basin and underfloor heating in winter. First floor: Shower room, WC and wash basin and underfloor heating in winter.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) +1 travel cot Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed and en-suite. A/C. Winter Heating. Bedroom 2 with twin beds and roof terrace with views to Sierra Nevada. A/C. Winter Heating. Bedroom 3 with twin beds. A/C Winter Heating. Cot, high chair and stair gate available.


  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: There is air conditioning to upstairs and down and all rooms can be heated in the winter by underfloor heating/storage heaters and (kitchen/dining room) wood burning stove. There are also freestanding gas and oil filled heaters to provide instant heat. The large enclosed garden patio leads to an unfenced swimming pool, so children are to be supervised at all times. The patio has external wall lights to allow use during the evening. UK SAT TV is not available in southern Spain. Use Apps on Pads via Wi-Fi. However, there is access to Spanish digital TV with football and English language films, and DVD films for adults and children. As well as all bed linen and towels we also supply beach towels so saving weight from your airline allowance. Outside: There are rose and oleander plants in the gardens to the west and east of the property. West contains a private pool (5 1/2 m x 3 1/2m) with shower. The private pool is reached via a patio terrace with artificial grass along pool side. Outside furniture and parasol are provided for the terrace. Shade is also provided by a mature tree/shrubs. Garden to east also contains mature trees and wildlife friendly terrain with a fixed gazebo with fitted Bar-B-Q and outside kitchen. There is an outside area to dry washing and ample off road parking. Utility Room: Washing machine. Iron and ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bath, hand and beach towels and linen are included. If cleaning and linen changes are required during your stay please arrange this on an individual basis on arrival. Other: Large entrance area, (traditional Spanish nia) with ceiling fan, table and chairs. Patio with shade, furniture and own pool. Storage for additional garden furniture. Permanent gazebo, fitted BarBQ and outside kitchen with table and chairs.

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