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Villa With Private Pool Sleeps 6 near Albox, Arboleas, Almeria, Cantonia Zurgena



Updated: 19-Oct-2016
Villa in Los Terreros near Albox, Arboleas,Almeria,Zurgena,Cantonia - Totally Private Pool & air conditioning with fantastic views over The Estancias Mountain

Casa Arcos is s delightfully appointed villa set high up in the hills overlooking the Estancias mountains, with fantastic views. It is totally private and has a large terrace around the 8m x 4m pool. Relax and unwind as you take in the sites and smells of the fruit trees and olive groves. You are perfectly placed to explore this stunning region of Spain, with it's historical places of interest, outstanding natural beauty and just 30 minutes from the sea and gorgeous beaches...something for everyone.

The house is spacious, light and airy and comes with air conditioning throughout to ensure your stay is as comfortable as possible. As this used to be our home, the house is very well equipped and really is a 'home away from home'.

The modern fitted kitchen is open plan and has plenty of space to prepare the superb local food. It has a granite work top and also has a separate utility room with washing machine.

The large lounge has a woodburner for those early Spring and late Autumn evenings but the rest of the year the air conditioning throughout is a must. All windows and doors also have fly screens, which is invaluable during the hottest months.

Upstairs you'll find another small terrace which is perfect for that morning cup of coffee while you watch the incredible sunrises, or with a glass of something stronger while watching the sun go down - either way you'll never forget the sky at night as the lack of light pollution means you can clearly see the Milky Way go over head and shooting stars are a daily occurrence.

More Details
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

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About the Owner

.I have a property management and holiday rentals company in South West France.

We aim to give the very best in customer service and to ensure you have a great stress free holiday.

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Speaks English, French, Spanish

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Date of Stay

12 July 2015

Stayed for a week with the family, great villa, nice secluded location but only a 15 minutes drive from the main supermarkets

The pool was great and the views were amazing

The only bad thing is that the week finished quickly and we had to say our goodbye to the villa, the pool and the sun
Jul 2015
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2 holidaymaker reviews


Great villa

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for a week with the family, great villa, nice secluded location but only a 15 minutes drive from the main supermarkets

The pool was great and the views were amazing

The only bad thing is that the week finished quickly and we had to say our goodbye to the villa, the pool and the sun

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Hussain, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the villa, and hope to see you back again, kind regards, Roland
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What a lovely place - great value for money

  • 5 of 5

We booked a last minute holiday and certainly fell on our feet with Casa Arcos. The house was spotless and very well appointed...we loved the pool and the fantastic views. I would highly recommend this property and we're planning on coming back late summer if we can.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

.This property is special to me, as it belongs to my family and has been built and kept with loving care. The property is totally private, but within close proximity to all amenities and shops.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Almeria at 80 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : La cinta at 1 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Mojacar at 20 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : at 15 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : La Cinta at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Vera at 20 Kilometres Car: necessary

The beautiful port of Almeria is only an hour away, while Alicante and Granada are just 2 hours aways. Granada is most famous for it's medieval architecture dating to the Moorish occupation of Spain. It's best known for the Alhambra - a sprawling hilltop fortress complex encompassing royal palaces, serene patios and reflecting pools from the Nasrid dynasty, as well as the fountains and orchards of the gardens. Well worth a day trip.

Also located nearby is Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park which is Andalucia's largest coastal protected area. It boasts a wild and isolated landscape with some of Europe's most original geological features. It is the only region in Europe with a warm desert climate. It is characterised by volcanic rock formations, lava flows, volcanic domes and volcanic calderas. The park joined UNESCO's Global Geoparks Network in 2006, and is also a member of the European Geoparks Network. This is well worth a visit and is only an hour away.

The Sierra Var Nevada is approximately 1 hours drive away, outdoor pursuits include hiking, horse riding, walking and a must-visit trip to the Tabernas Desert where mini Hollywood and Zoo is situated, where Clint Eastwood, Indiana Jones and the Lawrence of Arabia were filmed. A highly recommended great day out for all the family. With shows, gunslingers, cancan girls, Restaurants and a Saloon bar.

The Caves of Sorbas are located in the Gypsum Karst Natural Park of Sorbas, a landscape of surface and underground rock formations, which was declared a Natural Area of Protection 1989. The caves can be visited on guided excursions and offer a thrilling destination for a day trip in Almeria - a perfect place to go on the really hot days as the temperature inside the caves stays lovely and cool.

Of the three karting circuits in the province of Almeria, the ones situated in El Ejido and Roquetas are the two largest. There are two water parks in Almeria province, Parque Acuatico - Vera Playa and Mario Park - Roquetas de Mar. Both are open throughout the summer holiday season.

If you're into nature walks, horse riding or water sports, then why not head 1.5 hours north west to the enormous natural reservoir of Embalse de Negratín near Baza...a truly stunning spot for all the family. You're also not that far from Sierra de Baza Natural Park which is also a twitchers paradise. Its central part is made up of remote, jagged limestone peaks, which can be snow covered for some of the winter and are inhabited by majestic birds of prey, like the golden eagle and another nine species of raptors, like the short-toed eagles, booted eagles, Egyptian vultures, peregrines, kestrels and eagle owls. In the cultivated fields are hoopoes, crested larks and red-legged partridges. Woodpeckers and turtle doves are in the wooded areas.

All in all you will not be disappointed with Casa Arcos.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Autumn 2016
25 Sep 2016 - 26 Nov 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter 2016
27 Nov 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Christmas/New Year 2016
18 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner

Changeover Day:
We kindly ask that on your day of departure you leave the house by 10am. New arrivals will be able to access the house from 4pm. Saturday is changeover day

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 19-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

.The villa stands alone with commanding views over the local countryside and mountains.

Property Type

  • villa


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


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


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


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • children welcome
  • non smoking only

Location Type

  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village


  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • The two double bedrooms have an en-suite walk-in shower room with toilet and the spacious family bathroom has a bath with shower attachment.


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The 3 large bedrooms are well appointed and comfortable. All linen is provided in the price. All rooms have air conditioning to ensure you keep cool during the hot summer months.


  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda


  • Self-catering


  • Outside: Outside is a large paved patio - partially covered. The 8m x 4m pool is a great place to sit and relax and is totally private. There is plenty of private parking as well. Utility Room: This is also a separate utility room with washing machine. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All linen and towels are provided in the price. Other: The top bedroom has a small terrace which is perfect for enjoying your morning coffee or evening glass of wine. It has stunning views down the valley.

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