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Traditional Luxury Canarian Stone Built House With Garden And Views Of The "osor



Updated: 04-Oct-2016
Country house, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands - Secluded And Peaceful Hideaway 15 Minutes From The Nearest Beach And Close To Local Amenities

This luxury, recently renovated stone built Canarian house provides all the comforts of home with touches of rustic charm. Discover the hidden side of Gran Canaria whilst staying at this tranquil character property just five minutes drive from Teror one of the most beautiful villages on the island. The house is located 15 minutes from the nearest beach, 10 minutes walk from the Osorio nature reserve and 30 minutes drive from the spectacular volcanic mountains in the centre of the island.The house is also just a two minute walk from the nearest shop.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I am English and have lived on Gran Canaria for the past 15 years. I am fluent in English, Spanish and German and work in Las Palmas as a professional musician in the Gran Canaria philharmonic orchestra. I can easily organise concert and opera tickets for guests adding a cultural element to their time on the island. I am also a keen sportsman and have a wide knowledge of the various activities available to guests during their time in El Palmar. Gran Canaria is the perfect place for activities such as hiking, cycling, horse riding, climbing and diving, and El Palmar is the perfect base both to relax and experience all the island has to offer.

Speaks English, German, Spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

After one week here we felt very relaxed. We thank Mark, who stayed during our time somewhere in the capital, Las Palmas, but could always be reached easily for help via text message / SMS or cellphone. We recommend this place to everyone - feel at home - you are guaranteed "vacaciones excelentes"!
May 2012
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Casa Agradable

  • 4 of 5

It's nice to find a Casa away from the main centres, and this house is an excellent base from which to explore inland Gran Canaria. The Casa is comfortable and generally well-equipped, and all the arrangements were handled with courtesy and efficiency. Thank you, Mark.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

I bought this property principally for its location. I love the traditional nature of the house and the beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. The house is also unique being within a village, near to all it has to offer, whilst feeling secluded and peaceful. Teror, the nearest town, is a thriving and emblematic centre for Gran Canaria with a flourishing Sunday morning market. The fiestas in September are also something not to be missed with pilgrims coming form all over the island both to pay homage to the virgin Pino and to take part in the following parties.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : gran canaria at 30 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : teror at 3 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : teror at 3 Kilometres Nearest Beach : puertillo de bañaderos at 10 Kilometres Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

I work as a professional musician both in the local philharmonic orchestra and across Europe with other touring groups. I can easily obtain opera and symphony concert tickets for people who are interested and can always advise people on the numerous cultural activities available on the island. As the property is so close to Las Palmas one can also enjoy the theatre and nightlife in this cosmopolitan city.


The nearest beach is 15 minutes drive away with the famous Las Canteras urban beach in Las Palmas some 20 minutes drive. The beaches and resorts on the south side of the island are some 50 minutes drive away along with many wild deserted beaches on the west coast the nearest being 40 minutes drive away.


The Gran Canaria airport is 40 minutes away by car. There are also quick links by boat to Tenerife from the port of Agaete 30 minutes away (the journey time from Gran Canaria to Tenerife is 1h 15 minutes). There are bus links to Las Palmas although a hire car is highly recommended.


Teror, Gran Canaria´s most emblematic village is just a 5 minute drive from the house. The "Osorio" nature reserve is just 10 minutes walk away and Las Palmas can be reached in 25 minutes. The resorts on the south of the island are 50 minutes drive away and the volcanic peaks of the island half an hour away with spectacular walking and views.

Further Details:

There is a small and friendly village shop just a couple of minutes walk from the house, with a supermarket 5 minutes drive away. There is also a Sunday morning market in Teror with local products on sale. There are numerous bars and restaurants in Teror, all about 5 minutes drive away. The house is also the perfect place for a sporting holiday and it is easy to hire bikes and also go horse riding. You are also very well placed to hike as there are numerous walking routes around the house including a beautiful nature reserve 15 minutes away on foot.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 3
1 Sep 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Rate 4
1 Nov 2016 - 20 Dec 2016
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Rate 5
21 Dec 2016 - 9 Jan 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Rate 6
10 Jan 2017 - 20 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 7
21 Mar 2017 - 5 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Rate 8
6 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
There is a reservation/damage deposit of 300 pounds required when reserving the property which is fully refundable. The complete rent is due paid 1 month in advance.
Final clean cost 50 pounds.

Changeover Day:
There is no preferred changeover day

Notes on prices:
Prices start at 60 pounds per day for two people plus an extra 10 pounds supplement per day per extra person up to a maximum of 5.

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Updated: 04-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

I enjoy the calmness, the beauty and the proximity to Las Palmas this property has to offer.

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Television


  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • hiking
  • mountain biking


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom one with WC, basin and double shower cubicle, second downstairs bathroom with shower, WC and basin.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, ensuite bathroom and air conditioning/heating, Bedroom 2 with double sofa bed, hifi system,radiator and access to back garden which can double as a second lounge, Bedroom 3 with bunk beds and dressing area.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering


  • Outside: The garden is in the form of an L around the house including a front terrace for eating with table and chairs for 6 and parasol. There is a reading and chill out corner with seating and table with shade provided by numerous trees towards the rear. At the back there is a sun porch with sofa beneath, barbecue and hammock. There are also 2 sun loungers on the patio. There is an exterior shower fitted for hot days. The garden is planted with numerous shrubs and trees and benefits from an automatic watering system.From here there is a wonderful view of the Osorio nature reserve and it´s peak. The house is on the edge of a small ravine so there are no other houses obstructing the view of the surrounding countryside. Please be aware that there are two cats resident in the garden. They never come inside the house, but do keep the local country pests at bay! Utility Room: Utility alcove in the back entrance hall with washing machine and tumble dryer Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included. There is no cleaning service provided but it can be arranged at your own cost. There is a final clean cost of 50 pounds. Other: Entrance Hall with hanging space for coats, dresser and radiator.

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