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Unique Casita with Breathtaking Views

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Overview

Property

Updated: 29-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

About the property

2 terraces, 2 bedrooms,2 bathrooms + downstairs cloakroom - close to the main square & Ducal stables

Sueños is a luxurious 'home from home' with one of the best views in Medina Sidonia yet only a 2-minute stroll from the main Plaza. Every item in the house has been carefully chosen to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Downstairs there is cloakroom, living room with air-conditioning and a well equipped kitchen. Outside there is a terrace with tables and chairs and a seating area. Upstairs the 2 spacious bedrooms have ensuites and views which will tempt you to wander and explore. The doors from the master bedroom lead onto a sun terrace.

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Marina
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian, Basic Japanese
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017

About Marina

My husband Mike and I fell in love with Medina during our first holiday in 2006 and our daughter Michelle shortly after.My parents were Italian from the south and I immediately felt at home with the local Spanish community. Having studied Spanish at 'A' Level standard (many years ago!), it has been easy for me to communicate and even learn the local dialect! We mainly socialise with our Spanish friends and as we all enjoy cooking, spend many evenings dining on our terrace creating Italian/Spanish dishes.After a few years making and selling Italian sauces at farmers markets, I am trying to get them manufactured.I always bring some jars with me to Medina to share with our friends and you may find one included in your welcome basket!

We invite you to relax in our home Sueños (dreams) and dream your own dreams........

Marina

www.suenos.moonfruit.com

www.marinassugo.com

Marina purchased this house in 2010

Why Marina chose La Janda

The magnificent views and having an upstairs terrace which cannot be overlooked. As the only non Spanish family in our immediate area,we enjoy being part of the community and truly enjoy a complimentary lifestyle to the one we enjoy in the UK where we live in Kent.

What makes this house unique

One of the best views in Medina

Guestbook comments from the manager

William and Jules are the most delightful couple to liaise with and our home was left immaculately especially considering there were 4 guests.You are welcome back any time. Many thanks for everything :) Marina
Aug 2016
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Guestbook comments from the manager

William and Jules are the most delightful couple to liaise with and our home was left immaculately especially considering there were 4 guests.You are welcome back any time. Many thanks for everything :) Marina
Aug 2016
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21 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

5

Excellent Condition, Excellent Position

  • 5 of 5

Marina & Mike's house is very comfortable. It felt like a home. Great attention to detail. Marina sent us very good information before we visited and is well connected in the town, so we settled in quickly and made good use of the facilities of Medina Sidonia.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Neal It was great fun liaising with you.Thanks for being so patient and understanding when needed! Hope you will return one day to see that we took up one of your suggestions (just much smaller!) Marina
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5

Another beautiful week away!

  • 5 of 5

Our second stay in Suenos last July and again blown away by the amazing views, luxury accommodation and charming village just steps away. Short drives to both coast and beautiful countryside or stroll round Medina and adopt the village pace of life...and relax!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you :) and hope you will return again!
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5

Perfect base to explore southwest Spain

  • 5 of 5

Located in the quiet "white town" Medina Sidonia is "Suenos." The property is relatively new construction and yet a very short walk from the Plaza de Espana--the heart of village life. Everything we needed locally (restaurants, shopping, grocery) was within walking distance (a plus when parking is limited). Suenos is in excellent condition and working order with outdoor patios on two levels affording panoramic views if the village below and bucolic countryside beyond. Our itinerary included Arcos, Cadiz, Costa de Luz beach towns, Sanlucar, Santa Maria and Vejer, and Suenos was the perfect base for unrushed day trips to all. Here you can immerse yourself in Spanish life the way it has been for centuries. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, it has been good fun liaising with you.Thank you for sharing some of your photographs and experiences with me. Appreciate it is a long distance but hope you return one day..Marina
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5

What an Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely apartment!

We spent a week in Medina Sidonia. The weather was perfect ( we love Spain in the Autumn). It was warm and balmy, allowing us to wander this lovely old town from dawn till dusk and experience some lovely food in the excellent Restaurants in the busy town square. We hired a car and had lovely days in Cadiz and Jerez. We definitely recommend the Tio Pepe Sherry Tour.

Back to the apartment. Marvellous views from the terraces. It could not have been better. Beautifully furnished, it was very comfortable and very well equipped. Marina and Mike have thought of everything. It really is a home from home, and they have spared no expense in decorating the apartment with great taste.

We are already planning our next trip to Spain and Portugal which will certainly include a few days at “Suenos”

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Tony and Alison for your lovely comments, Medina is a very charming and interesting town as are the surrounding areas.We are delighted that you will be back and thank you for leaving our home spotless and for looking after the plants! Mike & Marina
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5

Fantastic village setting for this beautiful house

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay in this beautiful house and it felt like a real home from home. The views from the terraces are stunning and watching the spectacular sunsets looking out towards the bay of Cadiz was a daily highlight.

The house is all we could wish for and more, situated amongst the local Spanish community and close to all of the amenities the old town of Medina Sidonia has to offer.

The house was spotlessly clean with everything you need for a very comfortable stay. We would recommend this property to anyone wanting to experience what it is like to live in one of the famous white pueblos of Andalusia. Marina was a pleasure to deal with, thank you for letting us share your home.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Nigel and Karen thank you for your lovely words. We are delighted that you returned and we hope you will consider staying in the future. Thank you for leaving our home spotless and for looking after the plants perfectly :) Marina
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Fantastic stay at an amazing apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is in a great location and it is stunning, photos do not do it justice!! What great views, comfortable beds and everything you need- home from home.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kathy, looking forward to welcoming you back...Marina
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Location

From the Owner

The magnificent views and having an upstairs terrace which cannot be overlooked. As the only non Spanish family in our immediate area,we enjoy being part of the community and truly enjoy a complimentary lifestyle to the one we enjoy in the UK where we live in Kent.

Activity and Interests

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

A short drive to the Costa de la Luz includes vast stretches of unspoilt sandy beaches with pine forests stretching to the seashore. Kite Surf at Cape Trafalgar or windsurf at Tarifa. Take a day Whale Watching in the Strait of Gibraltar.

Travel:

Nearest airports:

 

Jerez 30 mins...Gibraltar 55 mins...Seville 1h 15 mins...Málaga 2h

Distances:

Enjoy the stunning Moorish architecture of :

Jerez......35 km Famous for the sherry bodegas tours & tastings

Cádiz......45 km The oldest inhabited city in Western Europe

Seville...120 km The artistic, cultural and financial capital of southern Spain

Ronda....124 km Sitting high in the mountains is a magnificant place to visit

Or visit Tangier....Only a two hour journey by hydrofoil.

Further Details:

Maintaining a classical Andalusian appearance, the main square which is 2 minutes walk away is where children play, old men congregate and women exchange 'the news of the day'. As the meeting place of the town with restaurants, bars, shops and banks it hums with the daily bustle of local life. For further shopping, visit Jerez, Cadiz and Seville.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 16
25 Mar 2017 - 5 May 2017
6 night minimum stay
£386
for 6 nights
£450
 
 
Rate 17
6 May 2017 - 9 Jun 2017
6 night minimum stay
£429
for 6 nights
£500
 
 
Rate 18
10 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
6 night minimum stay
£493
for 6 nights
£575
 
 
Rate 19
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
6 night minimum stay
£557
for 6 nights
£650
 
 
Rate 20
2 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
6 night minimum stay
£540
for 6 nights
£630
 
 
Rate 21
7 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
6 night minimum stay
£471
for 6 nights
£550
 
 
Rate 22
28 Oct 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
6 night minimum stay
£403
for 6 nights
£470
 
 
Rate 23
25 Nov 2017 - 23 Mar 2018
6 night minimum stay
£360
for 6 nights
£420
 
 
Rate 24
24 Mar 2018 - 4 May 2018
6 night minimum stay
£403
for 6 nights
£470
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£343
for 6 nights
£400
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
Minimum booking 6 nights. A 25 % deposit (non-refundable) is required to confirm the booking and the balance to be paid 8 weeks before departure. On receipt of the deposit and agreement to the rental terms, the booking will be confirmed.

Changeover Day:
Normally run from Saturday to Saturday but we will try to be flexible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

From the Owner

One of the best views in Medina

Property Type

  • house

Theme

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

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television

Location Type

  • beach
  • town

Local Services & Businesses

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

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite to master bedroom has bath/shower over,wc & heated towel rail. En-suite to guest bedroom has a large shower and wc. There is a toilet downstairs.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom with king size bed, annexe with dressing area and fitted wardobes. Guest bedroom has 2 single beds, a dressing table and fitted wardrobes. Both bedrooms have en suites and there is air-conditioning/heating unit in each room.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Veranda

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: To maximise your comfort we also provide: Air conditioning/ heating unit in each room. Towels including beach towels. Egyptian cotton sheets and feather pillows (alternative available). Slippers, bath robes, hairdryers, shower gel & hangers, iron & ironing board. Hot water bottles. iPod docks in each room. Complimentary WIFI, DVD's, books and games. A generous, personalised welcome basket.There is a heated towel rail & an electric clothes airer and for autumn & winter lets, electric blankets are provided. Outside: Downstairs there is a terrace for alfresco dining with stunning views and wonderful sunsets as your background. Lemon and olive trees near the ‘chill-out’ area with lavender, candles and lanterns make relaxing easy. Upstairs there is a sun terrace where there are recliners, an orange tree, table and chairs. As dusk falls, sip a chilled glass of Cava and watch the evening sky. With soft lighting, candles and throws throughout the house, the interior and exterior blend in seamless harmony. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels, including beach and terrace towels, robes and slippers are all provided Cleaning will be provided weekly but this can be suited to your requirement

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