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Make a holiday rental villa or farmhouse in Soba, Spain your home away from home

Soba is the name of a valley in the southeastern corner of Cantabria, found within a region of tall peaks, caves, pristine rivers, forests and picturesque villages. If you’d like to discover a part of the world where you can unwind and get back to nature for a few days then soba holiday accommodation might suit you perfectly.

Things to do in Soba, Spain

The landscape surrounding Soba self-catering farmhouses is great for outdoor pursuits like hiking and mountain biking. The Collados del Ason Natural Park is an essential destination in this respect. It is home to a number of the area’s tallest peaks, and features some incredible limestone rock formations. You can explore the park’s beech and oaks forests and go wildlife spotting; the park provides a habitat for a number of different species of eagle and vulture.

The region surrounding soba villas is known for its traditional character, and you’ll have plenty of opportunities to admire authentic Cantabrian rural architecture. The tiny village of Assos is especially pretty, boasting stone houses embellished with timber porches and balconies. Also keep an eye out for Pasiego Cabins, distinctive mountain dwellings that are typical of mountainous areas in Cantabria.

There are also numerous caves to discover close by, at La Tarreon, El Mortero and Las Escaleras. And if you enjoy fishing then the Ason and Gandara Rivers, found a few minutes from Soba rental farmhouses have large stocks of trout and eels.

Places to visit on holiday in Soba, Spain

Cantabria’s coast is no more than an hour from holiday rentals in Soba, with a long bay to be found at Laredo. In all there are more than 70 beaches to discover along Cantabria’s shoreline. If you head west of Laredo you’ll find yet more pristine sandy beaches at Loredo and Langre, as well as the surprisingly clean urban beach on Santander’s waterfront. The city of Santander is also lovely and is famous for its wonderful fish restaurants and 12the Century cathedral.

Weather in Soba, Spain

Thanks to its upland setting, snowfall is quite common here in the winter months. If head about an hour west of Soba self-catering farmhouses you’ll even find ski resorts, such as the one at Alto Campoo. Summers the Cantabrian countryside tend to be pleasantly warm, and a little humid. Northern Spain is a part of the country that gets above average rainfall, which replenishes the deciduous forests and meadows found towards the Atlantic coast.

Cheap flights to Santander, Spain

Soba self-catering rental villas are around 60 kilometres from the nearest international airport, in Santander (SDR). You can get here from the UK with the budget airline, Ryanair, which operates regular flights between this airport and London-Stansted.

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                                                                                                      If you are looking for a peaceful place in the countryside this is the right one. The location is amazing, surrounded by mountains and near a river. Cantabria is one of the best choices for a holidays in Spain.The mill is kept in perfect conditions, clean and well-maintained with all kind of facilities. We really enjoyed our staying during the Christmas season. I highly recomend it.
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                                                                                                      Good location and facilities

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                                                                                                      Used the apartment as a base for exploring the Green Coast of Northern Spain. Despite my wife's back problems which arose just before we arrived, we really enjoyed our stay. Nearby Lierganes has plenty of facilities to fulfil needs, including a very helpful Doctor's Surgery! We visited the spectacular mountain passes just 15km up the road from the flat, as well as Potes in the Picos Mountains, and some local beaches (Galziano in particular was great). The top flat was worth the climb each day as the view from the balcony was great, and good for supping an evening glass of beer or wine according to the heat of the day. Easy to see Vultures and even an eagle soaring overhead, as well as small garden birds flitting back and forth, with a nightly owl calling too while we could star gaze without the usual UK light pollution. The bed was comfortable and the provision of washing machine and tumble dryer in the basement was helpful after so many hot days. The main bug-bear was the heat in the flat from being on the top floor.... opening the Velux roof windows was some help but that would then let various bugs in once the lights were on.... Overall still well worth while staying here.
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                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Sep 2016