Guest Cottage (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4) 2 Bathrooms
The charming private guest cottage has 2 double bedrooms both en suite with their own bathrooms and an open living room with wood-burning stove and a fully equipped new kitchen. Just 75m from the main house, the cottage is ideal for a secluded holiday with extraordinary views of the mountains. The cottage is usually rented together with the main house to retain the privacy of our guests but can be rented separately in certain cases.
Stunning country property in privileged position with unrivalled views of the Sierra Nevada in the Lecrin Valley. Sleeping up to 20 people, it is ideal for large families, corporate holidays, yoga/meditation retreats, art workshops etc. The many rooms will adapt to your individual requirements & there is wifi internet access. The unique modern Moorish architecture is inspired by the Alhambra, & we are only 30 minutes drive to Granada & its ski slopes & close to the unspoilt beaches of the Costa Tropical. Secluded with small private pool 5m x 3m , set in 40,000 m2 of beautiful land & just outside the village and surrounded by National Park forests. There is a separate artists'/yoga studio & 6 person sauna. The property also houses state-of-the-art fully equipped music studio with large performance space & 4 sound booths which is also available for hire separately. The main house has an open fire, underfloor heating & radiators in all rooms. The guest cottage has a wood-burning stove.
About the Owner
- Booking Notes:
Prices for use of both houses for up to 10 people. We charge a further £60 per person per week or less in low season & 80 pounds per person per week in mid & high season. We ask for 25% deposit on booking, balance 6 weeks before arrival. £250 refundable cash security deposit on arrival. House cleaned before arrival then weekly for stays over 10 days. Extra cleaning & laundry can be arranged. Weekend & studio prices on request. Central heating 250 pounds supplement per week.(Rates for 2014)
Our changeover day is usually Saturday but we can be flexible. We ask for the property to be vacated at 11 am on your departure day to allow our cleaners to come in. Some holiday weekends can be booked from Friday afternoon.
Notes on prices:
Prices given are for up to 10 people in 2014 using the whole property excluding recording & art studios. We charge £60 per extra person per week in low season, £80 per extra person per week in mid & high season up to a max of 20 people. Please request prices for weekend bookings (min 3 nights) & for hire of recording studios & art facilities.
We occasionally rent the cottage out separately but normally do not to retain the privacy of our other guests.
Central heating 250 pounds extra per week
Activity and Interests
Special interest holidays:
The property houses a purpose-built recording studios and was designed by its musician owner for bands to come and record in the seclusion of the mountains. Many musicians have enjoyed the facilities but the property is also ideal for corporate holidays, art courses and workshops, yoga/meditation retreats, cycling holidays etc and has a large artists'/yoga studio/workshop with wooden floor and a 6 person sauna below the pool area. We can also offer Spanish courses and cookery courses if you wish and have a masseur and beautician who are both happy to come up to the house to treat our guests. More information available on request.
The unspoilt beaches of the Costa Tropical at Motril/Salobreña only 35 minutes drive away, Almuñecar 40 minutes by car.
The international airport of Granada is only 45 minutes drive away which now runs flights from Gatwick. Malaga international airport is 1 hour 40 minutes by car. There are bus links from Albuñuelas village to larger nearby towns of Durcal and Lecrin and so to Granada and the coast at Motril but a car is recommended. The house has reasonable access on a short track from the village, walking distance for shopping. Excellent for cyclists.
3 minutes drive to the nearest village Albuñuelas, very pleasant 15 minute walk away.
Beaches - 30 minutes drive to the Costa Tropical Motril/Salobreña, Almuñecar.
Granada - 30 minutes drive, with its wonderful Moorish architecture and the world-famous Alhambra.
Sierra Nevada ski resort - Approx 1 hour 15 minutes depending on road/weather conditions
Set in National Parkland there are many wonderful places to visit nearby, ideal for hikers, climbers, bird-spotting, cycling, horse riding etc.
Albuñuelas though only having 1100 inhabitants has a bank, doctor's surgery, pharmacy, 3 food shops, a gift shop, a stationers', a stables organising horse riding, tobacconists, 3 bakeries & 5 bars, two of which are restaurants.
Pool / Spa
- Outdoor Pool
- pets considered
- Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
- Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
- 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Golf ...
- Ski & Snowboard ...
Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website
- Notes on accommodation: Living/dining room. Kitchen. WC. Cloakroom. Utility Room. Larder. Terraces, Patios Bedroom 1 - Master bedroom double room en-suite with full bathroom sleeps 2. Bedroom 2 - Family room, double bed + 2 twin beds sleeps 4. Bedroom 3 - Double bedroom sleeps 2. Bedroom 4/Snug - Single room sleeps 1. Family Bathroom. Bedroom 5 - Family suite double bed sleeps 2 next to: Bedroom 6 - Twin room/sitting room sleeps 2. Bedroom 7 - Small double bed sleeps 1/2. Bedroom 8 - Single bed sleeps 1. Family Bathroom. WC Studio - Live Room. Control Room. 4 Sound Booths. Kitchen. Artists'/Yoga Studio - wooden floor, wood-burning stove, sofa bed 6 person Sauna. Storeroom. Boiler Room. Guest Cottage - Bedrooms 9 & 10 - 2 double bedrooms en suite shower rooms sleeps 4. Open plan living/dining/kitchen. Outside: Delightful shady entrance patio, Moorish feel with orange & lemon trees, palms and fountain. Gardens on many levels surrounding private pool 5m x 3m with stunning views of Sierra Nevada mountains and the surrounding unspoilt countryside. The huge terrace leading from the living areas in the main house also has breathtaking views and a large built-in barbecue, ideal for al fresco dining. The large country estate has many secluded sitting areas within its grounds and is planted with many kinds of trees including almonds, olives, oranges, figs and lemons. The property is close to National Park Forests, just outside the mountain village of Albuñuelas with many beautiful walks and cycling routes (the G7 trail is close to the house) and there is horse riding available locally. The property is equipped with sunbeds and outdoor furniture. 6 person sauna.