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Spacious Period Villa, Central Location

Bedrooms 6
Separate WC's1
Space 322 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Villa in Platja d'Aro, Costa Brava, Spain - Fabulous Boutique Style Accommodation, Beaches And Shops Minutes Away

Agua de Sal has been owned by the same family since it was built and as a result has a special charm and character of its own. Being one of the first villas built in the village it has a unique and advantageous position being just minutes walk from the beach and shops but far enough away not to be bothered by noise or traffic. Once you arrive hear you will rarely need to use your car. Bikes are supplied by the owners. Key features of the property include a completely private garden with terraces and sitting areas. The large main lounge dining room open out onto a large outside sitting/dining area and garden. The kitchen has been completely refurbished this year and boasts all modern conveniences. Also on the ground floor is a study/library with wifi and the spacious entrance hall. The first floor boasts five double bedrooms one with children’s bunks and two luxury bathrooms. every room has a large outside balcony/terrace area. The top floor has a penthouse suite with huge terrace.

Eva ferran-heuschkel
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Calendar last updated:
16 January, 2018

About Eva ferran-heuschkel

My name is Eva. I am an interior designer, world traveller and mother of two beautiful daughters. I love to cook, entertain and dance.

Villa Agua de Sal is my home, my business and my creation.

Eva ferran-heuschkel purchased this villa in 1949

Why Eva ferran-heuschkel chose Castell-Platja d'Aro

This beautiful house was built by my grandfather. In the early years it was a small hotel run by my grandparents called the Hotel Cactus. Around five years ago after many years of neglect I decided to refurbish the house and bring it back to life.

Villa Agua de Sal was born.

Come and see for yourself why so many people love this property.

What makes this villa unique

Space, decor and location.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Castell-Platja d'Aro in El Baix Empordà

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 322 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Two full luxury bathrooms are situated on the first floor servicing the bedrooms on that floor and a full luxury en-suite bathroom can be found on the top floor with the penthouse suite. Downstairs is an additional cloakroom.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 12 (6 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, bedroom 2 with double bed, bedroom 3 with bunks, bedroom 4 with double bed, bedroom 5 with double bed, bedroom six with double bed and full en suite bathroom, all bedrooms have wardrobes built in
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • 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
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Outside: Agua de Sal has a large but practical garden with two terraces and a two sitting areas. A barbecue area services both the terrace and the garden. At the back of the house the garden is laid to fruit trees and the access to the double garage. The garden is private and secluded and shaded by a huge pine tree for those balmy summer evenings. Dining furniture and out door lounge furniture throughout. The top floor penthouse has a 50m roof terrace half solarium , half dining/sitting area with views to the mountains and the village. Utility Room: Fully automatic washing machine with separate tumble dryer. Ironing board and iron. Outside butlers sinks and washing area. Outside drying area and close lines. Access to garage and street. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All towels and linen are included and are changed on a weekly basis . maid and chef services are available upon request. Other: All rooms have been tastefully and individually decorated with great attention to detail and maintaining the charm and character of the house. The first floor has a terrace that goes around the house giving a wonderful sense of grandeur to the bedrooms.


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Spacious Period Villa, Central Location
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
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  • 5 of 5

The house has everything you want for your holiday.It has plenty of space with excellent bathroom facilities,spacious well equipped kitchen, great patio and barbecue not to mention the lounge and penthouse.The owners were extremely helpful and on hand if we needed anything.The resort is so nice its hard to find anything better for beach,restaurants,wonderful shops and things for the children.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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cannot fault this unique property

  • 5 of 5

This house is everything you could possibly wish for. Close to the beach but with a superb garden which you probably wont want to leave. The house itself is superbly appointed with all modern facilities and masses of room . The owners really have thought of everything to make your stay first class, even bikes to get around and wi fi should you feel the need to get in touch with the outside world! Everything was catered to make our stay so relaxing, in a fantastic setting. We will definitely re-book

  • Review Submitted: 12-Feb-2015
  • Date of Stay: January 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What an amazing place to stay. This stunning villa really was a fabulous place to spend a week. Spacious, airy and beautifully decorated . Everything about it was first class. The villa situated in a lovely chilled setting was a great place for us to unwind. The beach is very close to the villa and local amenities with lovely bars and restaurants close by. Friendly people , I will definitely return to what can only be described as a beautiful villa in a beautifully relaxed part of the world .

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jan-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ella, thanks so much for your kind review of our house. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Villa Agua de Sal
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Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Nearest Ferry
7 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Mas Nou
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Caldes de Malavella
Nearest Motorway
18 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Don Quixote
Nearest Ski
147 Kilometres
puig cerda
Nearest Beach
350 Metres
Playa de Aro
Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

In autumn and winter special courses in Catalan cooking are available for individuals or groups.


Villa Agua de Sal is located approximately four minutes walk from the beautiful beach Cavall Bernat with its crystal clear waters, beach bars and restaurants. The famous spectacular "calas" of the Costa Brava can be reached by the stunning coastal paths or in minutes by bicycles that are provided by the owners.

The whole area is criss-crossed with cycle routes and beauty spots all easily reachable without taking the car.


Distance from Barcelona is 115km and from Gerona 34km. The villa has two garages for cars and whilst having a car is useful for those longer excursions it is certainly not essential as all amenities are at hand and bicycles are provided by the owners.


Barcelona 115km

Gerona 34km

Palamos 8km

San felieu de guixols 9km

Sagaro 4km

Figueras 28km

France120km magnificent views of the sea, and islands

Further Details:

Leisure activities include

Swimming, sailing, skiing, scuba diving, cycling, horse riding, quad biking, golf, water parks, safari park, cycling, hiking, etc.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Castell-Platja d'Aro, Costa Brava

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0
Refundable Damage Deposit £533.55

Booking Notes:
20% upon confirmation of booking non refundable in cases of cancellation
deposit of 600 euros to cover breakages or damage not within normal wear and tear. Balance of rent to be paid upon hand over of the property at the start of the rental period.

Changeover Day:
Flexible for the time being

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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