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Farmhouse and cottage,furnished to a high standard with Private terrace and pool

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Overview

Property

Updated: 20-Jan-2017
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Nr Genalguacil, Costa Del Sol, Spain-Genalguacil, Central For Ronda, Estepona, Marbella, Gibraltar And Many White Villages

The charming woodland farmhouse (2 bedroom 2 bathrooms, kitchen, dining room and lounge) and adjacent cottage (1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, kitchen, lounge/dining room) Sleeping 6 altogether are sat on a rocky ridge amidst trees of olive and oak. There is good access off the tarmacked road, but a very rural location.

There is ample parking next to the farmhouse. The old stone threshing circle makes a perfect private sun terrace with shady pergola with views of the distant wooded mountains, valleys and river. The large infinity pool has sun terrace and shade with tables chairs and loungers again with views of wooded mountains.

Genalguacil is the nearest beautiful white village with bars restaurants and small supermarkets. But mainly renowned for its art gallery and contemporary art adorning the streets, a must for art lovers. . The perfect secluded base for exploring the white villages of the Serrania de Ronda, river valleys, countryside and Costal towns.

for more information please go to "Hide away in Spain" on Facebook

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Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Joanne
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
Calendar last updated:
20 January, 2017

About Joanne

Joanne & Dick

Retired Hairdresser and Carpenter builder

Joanne purchased this house in 2014

Why Joanne chose Ronda area

.It holds everything we had dreamed about, when we were living the hectic and busy lifestyle synonymous with the UK.

What makes this house unique

Complete tranquillity and relaxation

22 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

5

Perfect in every way

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit, the first being a summer one, which we thoroughly enjoyed. The winter stay has been just as enjoyable. As the weather wasn’t as hot as the first time we were there we decided to do a bit more site seeing, we found that although the property feels very rural it is close to a lot of major towns. As before Anne & Richard were very helpful and we were made to feel welcome.

The property is very well equipped with everything you might need and the open fire was a real treat for a cosy evening in, the perfect place relax and detach yourself from every day stress. Just amazing scenery, fantastic views and pool area was just spectacular.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was lovely to see you again enjoying the winter sun and having a bit of chill time. you are welcome to return any time
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5

Everything was perfect

  • 5 of 5

We drove through spectacular scenery to arrive at the beautiful farmhouse and were warmly welcomed by Anne & Richard. The farmhouse was idyllic with every conceivable comfort. We enjoyed catching the winter sun on the pool area in an elevated position with glorious mountain views and relaxing sun terrace. We had some nice walks and explored the white villages and towns in the surrounding area. We are planning to return in the summer.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review it was a pleasure having you here, we will look forward to seeing you both again sometime in the summer.
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5

A wonderful place to relax and chill out

  • 5 of 5

Basically I would totally endorse what Brian P says in his review of September this year. My wife and I had a wonderfully relaxing stay with Anne and Richard. You may only be 40 minutes away from Estepona but you are a world away from the hustle and bustle of the Costas. If you plan to travel around a lot and visit places the location is not ideal, as the drive out to the main road network is tortuous, but for those who just want to chill in a beautiful location, out the property is perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay and for sure the mountain roads are not for everybody, although the dramatic scenery is popular with many cyclists, motor cyclists and tourists they are not everyone's cup of tea. Thank you again for your kind review we would be happy to see you again in the future when you just need to chill out and take in the beautiful location.
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5

A little bit of Heaven on Earth

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a retreat - a place to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life - this is the place for you. The cottage is set high in the mountains, and the only sounds are the goat bells and bird song. Sit outside in the warmth at night and listen to the owls hooting, as you wait for the moon to rise above the mountain. It's magical. Drive into Estepona for fresh fish, then come back and pick lemons to complement it. Help yourself to an avocado for a nice starter, maybe some grapes for your breakfast. Richard and Anne insist that you help yourself to anything growing in the garden. Can't get any fresher than that! Spend lots of time at the pool, the view of the valley is even more beautiful. Richard and Anne have created a haven of peace and tranquillity for themselves and their guests. They are always on hand to answer any questions and give advice, but are also discreet. They have three gorgeous, friendly dogs who just add to the overall experience. We haven't a single negative comment to make about this cottage. Once again, if you are looking for peace and relaxation, this is the place for you. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your fabulous review, it was a pleasure having you both here. I'm sure your description of our piece of heaven will help other interested parties decide if this is the place for them.
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5

Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

This is a very nice property in a beautiful part of Spain. Anne and Richard live on site and are extremely helpful without being intrusive. If you are looking for a very quiet, relaxing holiday in a beautiful area then this is perfect. It is a rural location and you will need a car. The nearest village, Genalguacil, is lovely and Estepona is a 45 minute drive. It is a mountain route. We can also recommend a 2 bed, 2 bath property Anne and Richard have just finished next to the 1 bed cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you taking the time to give your opinion on our property which will help other holiday makers looking for somewhere to get away and relax decide if this is the place for them.
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A tranquil, lovely retreat

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for much-needed peace and privacy and we found it here. We have loved staying in this pleasant property which is situated in a beautiful, sparsely populated area of Spain. The facilities in the cottage were excellent - everything you'd need during your visit. The property is very well maintained by owners, Anne and Richard who live on site and are there to offer friendly, helpful advice if needed but they're not in any way intrusive. The pool is fantastic - great for swimming with excellent views of the mountains so you can relax with the gentle sound of goats' bells in the distance. We enjoyed picking lemons, figs and avocados from the trees to eat. Ronda is worth a visit, as is Estepona which has a lovely old section with restaurants and cafes as well as useful supermarkets. Genalguacil is a short drive away and is a pretty old village with a couple of bars/restaurants. We would (and have!) recommended this property to others who are looking for a tranquil 'getaway' holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for sharing your experience of your stay here on the finca with other interested parties. It is nice to know you enjoyed your stay.
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Location

Ronda
"The ancient town of Ronda, spectacular views, Moorish architecture, medieval history, antiqu..."

From the Owner

.It holds everything we had dreamed about, when we were living the hectic and busy lifestyle synonymous with the UK.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Barpub : Genalguacil at 6 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Estepona at 25 Kilometres Nearest Train : Ronda at 35 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Estepona at 25 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Genalguacil at 6 Kilometres Nearest Beach : 40 mins at 25 Kilometres Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Estepona 35 mins

Travel:

Malaga airport 1:45 hours

Gibraltar airport 1:30

Car hire is recommended

Distances:

Genalguacil 10 mins

Estepona 35 mins

Ronda 1 hour

Further Details:

Excursions from Estepona to Furengirola market & Mijas, Granada Alambra Palace, Cordoba, Sevilla, Gibraltar and Tangier.

River pools

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
low season
4 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
£537
for 4 nights
From
£134
£736
 
 
Mid season
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
£624
for 4 nights
From
£156
£767
 
 
High season
1 Jul 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£745
for 4 nights
From
£186
£1,065
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
The price is based on 4 people, there is a supplement for 6 people
If paid by credit card, deposit not refundable
Minimum stay 4 nights
Payment in euros on arrival

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Facilities

From the Owner

Complete tranquillity and relaxation

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic

General

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

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Room

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Suitability

  • not suitable for children
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • river
  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 120 m²

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Shower enclosure, WC, wash basin

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedroom) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 2 with double bed and en-suit Bedroom 1, twin beds and bathroom Bedroom 3, with double bed and bathroom

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: The price shown is for 4 people, there is a supplement for extra people- For more info please go to Facebook "Hide away in Spain" Owners live on site for help and advice. ceiling fan to lounge, air conditioning and heating to bedrooms Free WiFi all areas Outside: Pick your own seasonal fruit, figs, avocado and much more. Large private infinity pool with shower room, WC, sun terrace, loungers, shade canopy with table and chairs. Gas barbecue

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