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Beautiful villa close Begur & beaches. Private pool. Panoramic views. WIFI

People11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa in Begur, Costa Brava, Spain - Spacious Living with sea view, 15mins walk Begur 7mins by car Tamariu beach.

La Colina is a large south facing villa designed with comfort and style in mind. Within easy reach of historic Begur and the beautiful coastal resort of Tamariu with a promenade, waterside restaurants and shops. Other beaches close by are Calella de Palafrugell, Llafranc, Aiguablava and Sa Riera. La Colina is on two levels in modern design and furnished to a very good standard with contemporary and traditional furnishings. Spacious open plan living opens to a large terrace with panoramic views and easy access to the pool area. The rear garden with BBQ and seating is a wonderful spot away from the house and pool to relax and enjoy the views with absolute peace. With five bedrooms and four bathrooms La Colina provides very good accommodation for two families. The upper level has living area, three bedrooms and two bathrooms (one en-suite). The ground floor is approached by separate entrance, with two bedrooms (both with dressing and shower room en-suite). A fantastic holiday villa.


Property Manager
Sheila and Adrian Yelland
Member since: 2002
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
13 June, 2017

About Sheila and Adrian Yelland

I have been involved with property for as long as I can remember and when we first visited Begur in we thought it a wonderful region and decided to buy a holiday home, Casa Alfora.

We rented it out through a local agent the first year (2001). After that I decided to rent it out myself and since then we have built two more houses and purchased another in Begur all of which are on this site. Gradually I built up a business and we now have our own website featuring property in Spain, Italy, Greece and Portugal.

Poros Island, Greece is a favourite destination of ours where we have a house overlooking the harbour and on the mainland, both with amazing views and both of which are featured on this website.

Now we have added our lovely Padstow cottage to this site. We hope you like it!

Why Sheila and Adrian Yelland chose Baix Emporda

We built this house in 2006 and it was hard to imagine the kind of views that would appear from the outset as it was completely wooded. Slowly emerged this wonderful holiday home which although bought as a pure investment for rental, has become our favourite house in Spain.

We love the location with its far reaching views over the vine fields to the sea with the mountains between and there is a real sense of peace, waking up to this magical view.

At the back of the house we created an additional garden area where you can get away from everything. Good for a large group who want to be able to have space from each other at times!

The nearest beach is Tamariu - we found a short cut and can be on the beach in 7 mins from the house. Begur is 3 mins by car so not much forward planning neede

What makes this villa unique

We spend time mainly out of season at La Colina and as both of us work full time we had internet installed which means we can both be at our laptops at the same time.

Also we took our skyplus box out there (don't tell sky) and this is a bonus in the winter months when you want a bit of what you might be missing at home!!

We love the modernity of the house and the built in conveniences such as aircon. When just the two of us are there we are only using the upper part of the house and it feels like a penthouse; so convenient with everything on one level and stupendous views.

La Colina is south facing and you can watch the setting sun from the large terrace. This peaceful location provides a perfect relaxation spot for us.

Guestbook comments from the manager

“The standard of this property was as expected, and we were very happy with this villa.” D. McGuinness, July 2012

June 29th – July 6th 2011

Jan & Jim Moran – England

Most enjoyable stay. Amazing views, very comfortable villa. What a beautiful part of the world!

“Wonderful Views, excellent furnishing and equipment” B. Duffy, July 2011

13th – 20th August 2011

The Rogers/Nuttiing/Edwards/Greig party.

We had an amazing week – thoroughly enjoyed your beautiful villa – thank you.

20 – 27th August 2011

Had so much fun. The nicest villa we have ever stayed in! Thanks for the Sky box. Hopefully can come back. Thanks.

3 - 16 September 2011

Wonderful house design, wonderful landscape, wonderful weather, so wonderful staying.

17-24 September 2011

Hi Sheila

Just wanted to say how much we enjoyed your lovely villa, and thank you for making it available to us. We had a wonderful week.

Regards

Gill Vidler

"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at La Colina." P. Faure September 2009
Nov 2006
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Begur in Costa Brava

Property Type:
  • villa
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath/shower, basin, bidet and WC. Additional bathroom with bath/shower, basin and WC. Bedrooms 4 and 5 with dressing room and en suite shower room with shower, basin and WC. Hairdryers provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10-11 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 1 Dble bedroom & en-suite bathroom 2 twin bedrooms sharing a bathroom 1 twin bedroom & en-suite shower room 1 Dble bedroom, dressing area & en-suite shower room Single beds 90x200cm. Dble beds 160x200cm Extra (folding) bed available.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: La Colina is available all year with air-conditioning and a wood burning stove for those winter months! All the facilities you would expect in a home-from-home including high speed internet and English TV channels (SKY plus). The situation is elevated giving amazing panoramic sea and country views. Three of the bedrooms and the living area have direct access to the pool area. The upper, main part of the house has 3 bedrooms, double and 2 twins, 2 bathrooms, living area, kitchen and utility room. The south facing terrace off the living room has electric awnings which retract in high wind. The lower part of the house by separate access has 2 bedrooms, a double and a twin and 2 shower rooms both en-suite with dressing areas. An extra folding bed for an 11th person can be provided if required. The main part of the house may be rented to smaller groups in mid/low season at special rates with sole use of gardens and pool. Please ask for any special requests. Outside: La Colina is approached by a steep drive. The south facing terrace off the living room has comfortable seating and dining table with chairs to seat 10. There are electric sunblinds so that you can eat and relax in comfort. A side terrace leads to the pool (3.5 x 6.5m) with surrounding terrace, sunbeds and tables. The pool has steps into it rather than a ladder and a deep and shallow end. Both terraces can be accessed from the 3 bedrooms on the upper level. The gardens surround the house and there is a clothes drying area behind the kitchen and a storage area for children's toys. The back garden can be approached by steps from poolside and kitchen side of the house and has a lawn and many shrubs and trees giving natural shade. This is a very peaceful area away from the house and pool with panoramic sea and country views; most relaxing. A built in BBQ with eating and sitting area plus a swing chair completes the picture. The views are truly stunning. Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer, water softener. Door to side terrace with additional outside drying facilities. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Included in your rental: bed linen, bathroom & pool towels, weekly clean & linen/bathroom towel change. Optional extras: beach towels, grocery delivery, home catering (paella evenings and other menus available), cot, high chair, babysitting. Other: Open plan kitchen with dishwasher and utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer. Hallway leads to three bedrooms and two bathrooms [one en-suite]. Separate entrance at ground level to two bedrooms each with dressing area and en-suite shower room.

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

5

Relaxing stay at spacious villa

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Really enjoyed our stay at La Colina villa in Begur. The house has a large spacious open plan living/dining room and kitchen which opens to a big sunny terrace so great for a big group as you can spread out.

The house is spread over two levels with extra bedrooms and bathrooms on the downstairs level so lots of space.

Great to relax outside at the pool on sun loungers as well as at the upper sunny garden/ bbq area.

Close to the beautiful town centre of Begur with loads of restaurants and bars and amazing views of the coast and castle. We particularly also enjoyed walking the coastal path from Llafranc nearby.

Very big and good supermarket is 2 minutes drive from the villa.

  • Review Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
mid season
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,595
for 7 nights
£1,595
 
 
summer
1 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,895
for 7 nights
£1,895
 
 
HIGH SEASON
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£3,795
for 7 nights
£3,795
 
 
MID SEASON
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,895
for 7 nights
£1,895
 
 
CUBAN FESTIVAL
9 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,595
for 7 nights
£1,595
 
 
LOW SEASON
30 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,295
for 7 nights
£1,295
 
 
HALF TERM
14 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,395
for 7 nights
£1,395
 
 
LOW SEASON
28 Oct 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,295
for 7 nights
£1,295
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,100
for 7 nights
£2,100
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Smaller groups:
La Colina out of main season can be rented to smaller groups at special rates.

30% on reservation
Balance 2 months prior to holiday
Credit card details required as breakage bond
Local managing agent to meet you on arrival and to deal with any queries.
Late arrival facility
Full arrival details issued with directions and contact details for our local management team.

Payment options: credit card, UK debit card, bank transfer.
Sterling and euro payments accepted.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day Saturday or by arrangement out of season. Arrival time from 4pm. Facility for late arrival. Check-out time by 10am. Out of season flexibility on timing and changeover day. Smaller groups -special rates up to mid June and from mid September.

Notes on prices:
We can offer small group rates out of the main season. Please ask for details.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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