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Luxury, Private, Mountain views, heated private Pool, BBQ, near Lakes....

People14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms5
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
villa
People
14
Bedrooms
6
Bathrooms
5
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday villa in Casarabonela - Villa Flores (sleeps 6 - 14)

Beautifully Located & Stunningly Finished For Your Comfort & Joy

Between Malaga, Marbella, Ronda & Granada in the ruggedly beautiful coastal mountains; private & secluded with breath taking views, secluded and private swimming pool & surrounding terraces; all secured & gated.

Villa Flores is a well equipped property where you will find a place of peace, rest, comfort & tranquillity provided by the property & its naturally calm position, set in its own exciting grounds;

you will probably only visit the beach once, as with most of the other attractions in the area, because at Villa Flores you will not feel the urge to venture very far from this therapeutic, safe & friendly environment;

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Owner
Roma Maria Brady
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2016

About Roma Maria Brady

A private individual who enjoys nature and the natural beauty and tranquillity of this location. Having travelled the world, Villa Flores is my paradise.

Roma Maria Brady purchased this villa in 2000

Why Roma Maria Brady chose Guadalhorce (Costa del Sol)

Stunning views and natural beauty with its wildlife and trees, fabulous sunsets and warm breezes, birdsong, peace and tranquillity. Stargazing without light pollution, varied and interesting walks and nearby beautiful lakes. Close to the newly refurbished 'Caminito del Rey' in El Chorro, a fabulous walkway between the mountains, beside the lakes.

What makes this villa unique

Stunning natural beauty of the landscape and wildlife, tranquility and the perfect escape, surrounded by a large variety of nut and fruit trees, well designed and comfortable interior and landscaping, a very sociable and spacious villa in terms of comfort and layout. Very user friendly and lots of amenities within easy reach. Part of the 'real Spain' and getting back to nature at its best.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for a magnificent stay at Villa Flores, the villa, pool and area is perfect which completes the requirements for a perfect holiday. Roma's guidance, service and kindness has been unique and we will definitely recommend our friends and family.
Oct 2014
  • 1 of 9

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

Luxury, Private, Mountain views, heated private Pool, BBQ, near Lakes....
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

An excellent villa with great service

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I have just returned from a one week stay at Villa Flores and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. The villa is clean, well kept and spacious with the feeling of a home rather than a rental property. The owner lives nearby and is friendly and helpful; very quick to get back in touch both via email when arranging the booking and over text/whatsapp should anything come up during the stay. We had the privacy to make lots of noise and splash about in the pool without complaints or disturbing anyone.

The views of the surrounding area are stunning and it is a pleasure to look out on them enjoying a leisurely cooked dinner and glass of wine. The local town has a small supermarket as well as welcoming bars and restaurants. For those with the desire to explore, the area has plenty to offer: There are turquoise lakes in the north, ideal for a picnic and swim, there are historic towns such as Ronda. For children (and childish adults) there is the water park at Torremolinos and for the more adventurous there is the recently refurbished Caminito del Rey “The King’s pathway”, a walkway through a steep gorge.

The usual rural villa considerations apply: use of bottled water for drinking/cooking, being careful of what is flushed down toilets, using your own towels for going to the beach and not taking glassware to the pool area. All normal practices and the owner did their best to minimise the impact on our holiday e.g. there are free containers of water prefilled and plenty plastic plates and cups for use outside.

So far our group have enjoyed five villa holidays together and we all agreed that this trip was the best one yet. We’re not quite ready for work tomorrow but we did enjoy a relaxing and refreshing time which we will not forget. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for taking the time to write the extensive review and for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to meet this group of guests and I am so pleased they enjoyed their time in this beautify part of Andaluca, and Villa Flores. I look forward to welcoming them all again on a return trip.
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5

BEST HOLIDAY EVER!!!

  • 5 of 5

we went with a group of 14 boys after our exams!

the bedrooms are not all in one building, they are like split up into 3: one by the pool, 2 in the main house and 2 in a separate building, but all close with lighting in between. some of the rooms and beds are real cosy! if your not all couples then you might want to spread out, some of us slept on the sofa beds and some on the actual sofas which were really comfortable!

the house is literally in middle of nowhere so if your looking for peace and quiet this is your dream!

the house is well looked after. you must remember to always close all doors to stop flies and mosquitoes coming in and make sure the mosquito nets are closed when the windows are open. you need to be quite independent in terms of the house. she supplies enough for you to start off but then you need to get your own stuff like toilet paper etc... we kind of didn't really leave the villa besides going to the near by village to drop our rubbish and to go to the supermarket and we once went to a port (in Malaga i think)... not sure where it was but was like a 45 min to an hour drive. the pool area was primarily the reason why we hardly left. it was the greatest part of the villa by far! loads of really comfortable deck chairs, the most amazing bbq area and nice tables and chairs where we ate basically all our meals outside! the weather was perfect as even when its really hot since you are in the mountains you get a breeze! the pool was so refreshing to go in and this area was literally heaven! the owner is also one of the best parts of the villa. she went so far to help us and make us enjoy your stay as much as possible! she lives on top of you in one of the buildings - not the main house. but she has her own entrance and you literally don't notice her. we made the most noise you could imagine late into the night and she never said anything! its also really useful having her there to help when and if anything goes wrong! and you can literally just whatsapp her or shout her name and she will be down in a second ready to help. we didn't have a car which is quite a major thing especially for this villa but we used a minivan taxi and taxis but the owner literally drove us everywhere for such a reasonable prices! she picked and dropped boys up to and from the airport that came late and left early, she drove us to the village so often and even got out and helped us with the shopping. a homey and warm villa in the most beautiful location!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I thoroughly enjoyed meeting this young group of guests from London, and it was a great pleasure to look after them when they needed anything. I hope they will have the opportunity to come back and enjoy the fun again.
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5

Beautiful location and comfortable accommodation

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely week at this very comfortable villa. The mountainous location is fantastic and the villa is well equipped. The barbecue area near the pool is fantastic, and we made lovely paella. There were eight of us in our group and we were able to spread out and relax. The pool is beautiful and the glass fronted terrace gives a good view over the mountains. Although in a very private location, the villa is well situated for exploring Andalucia, in particular the Camino del Rey and Ronda.

Roma is a good hostess and provided both a welcome meal and tapas on the last evening. There were also lots of extras in the fridge that we enjoyed. The villa was clean, but do make sure that you protect yourself against mosquitoes. Note also that bedroom 3 is a mezzanine and quite compact. All the other bedrooms are spacious and comfortable. I would recommend this villa to friends and family, but with the advice that you must be prepared to collect drinking water from the village, and take all your rubbish down to the municipal bins in the village.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed our visit to your splendid holiday home. Also to thank you for organising the bikes for us and introducing us to David your guide, who brought us on some fabulous and varied routes with breathtaking views. We found some lovely spots to stop off for a well deserved lunch in the surrounding villages. Our group also enjoyed the more restful days by your lovely pool in such a tranquil and stunning setting. We hope to book again for another year.

Best regards

Anthony, Oxford

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Villa au top !!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Une villa incroyable !!!! Équipée de A à Z cette villa est tout simplement parfaite avec une vue incroyable. Nous étions 14 jeunes de 23 ans a y aller et nous avons été ravi de notre séjour. La propriétaire habite juste à côté mais il n'y aucun problème pour faire du bruit jusqu'à tard dans la soirée (5h easy!).

La villa est très isolé de tout, il ne faut pas avoir peur de se perdre dans la pampa la 1ere fois, mais la propriétaire vous indique parfaitement le trajet a faire par mail.

L'avantage également de cette maison est qu'elle est située a 2h de grenade et de Séville. Vous avez également un lac a proximité pour des activités nautiques (15 min). Et puis vous avez un restaurant fabuleux a 5-10 min en voiture chez Lorenzo y Carmen!

Tout ça pour dire que cette villa est appropriée à tous que ce soit pour une grande famille ou pour des jeunes :)

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci d'avoir pris le temps d'écrire, et si heureux que vous avez apprécié votre temps ici à Villa Flores, et la région environnante. Je ne l'apprécier tellement quand les clients ont un grand temps! Nous espérons vous revoir bientôt! Many thanks for taking the time to write, and so glad you all enjoyed your time here in Villa Flores, and the surrounding areas. I do enjoy it so much when guests have a great time! Hope to see you all again soon!
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EXCELENTE!

  • 5 of 5

La casa está muy bien, el salón es enorme, sobre todo el ventanal que da a la piscina que está cerrado y cubierto, tiene como 3 estancias diferentes.

El único inconveniente es la señalización de la casa, debería tener un cartel en la carretera ya que el acceso es bastante complicado, nosotros llegamos por la noche y no se veía nada.

Roma es muy simpática y atenta.

Sin duda volveremos!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Muchas gracias por venir a visitar Villa Flores y estoy muy contenta de que haya disfrutado de sus vacaciones aquí. Voy a tratar de mejorar mis direcciones para llegar en la oscuridad! Me gustaría ver a todos de nuevo. Many thanks for coming to visit Villa Flores and I am so glad you enjoyed your holiday here. I will try to improve my directions for arriving in the dark! I would love to see you all again.
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Málaga
Nearest Barpub
3.8 Kilometres
La Dehesa
Nearest Ferry
53 Kilometres
Málaga
Nearest Golf
46 Kilometres
Club de Golf de Guadalhorce
Nearest Train
26 Kilometres
Pizarra
Nearest Motorway
23 Kilometres
Zalea
Nearest Restaurant
3.8 Kilometres
La Dehesa
Nearest Ski
135 Kilometres
Granada
Nearest Beach
53 Kilometres
Costa del Sol
Car: necessary

A high valley position surrounded by small farms with, orange, olive & almond groves under the rugged Sierra Prieta & Sierra de Alcaparain Mountains in the Sierra de las Nieves natural park, a National Hunting Reserve & UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, this is indeed an amazing location.

This is not for your run of the mill tourist, this is a country villa with character & special charm for those travellers, families & professionals, looking for a special place for holidays & reunions.

Centres to visit include Antequera, Cádiz, Córdoba, Gibraltar, Jerez, Málaga, Marbella, Sevilla.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Casarabonela, Ronda area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Economic
1 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£697
for 3 nights
From
£232
£1,268
 
 
Christmas
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,014
for 4 nights
From
£254
£1,775
 
 
Economic
7 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£697
for 3 nights
From
£232
£1,268
 
 
Easter
1 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,817
for 7 nights
£1,817
 
 
Middle
22 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,014
for 4 nights
From
£254
£1,521
 
 
High
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,817
for 7 nights
£1,817
 
 
Peak
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,324
for 7 nights
£2,324
 
 
High
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,775
for 7 nights
£1,775
 
 
Middle
30 Sep 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£697
for 3 nights
From
£232
£1,394
 
 
Economic
4 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£697
for 3 nights
From
£232
£1,268
 
 
Christmas
16 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,986
for 7 nights
£1,986
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£697
for 3 nights
From
£232
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £254
Pet Fee £21

A non refundable booking deposit of 25% is required to secure your dates, thereafter the balance of 75% is due 8 weeks prior to check in date, together with a €300 security deposit. Should you chose to cancel your holiday there will only be a 50% refund if the property can be re-let for that period. The security deposit is fully refundable one week after departure, subject to breakages / damage.
Heating or air conditioning are charged at €150 per week, or minimum €100 per short stay.
pool towels are an additional fee of €3 each. and not to be removed from the property.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Casarabonela in Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 20 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , shared by bedrooms 2 & 3
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , en-suite
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , en-suite for bedroom 5
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , en-suite for bedroom 6
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , En-suite for Master bedroom
  • Well designed, recently renovated
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Extra large bedroom with en-suite shower
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Shared bathroom with bed 3
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , 2 single beds, full en-suite shower
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , 2 single beds, full en-suite shower
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , full en-suite shower
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , double loft bed, dressing area, for kids,shared bathroom
  • all bedrooms have shelves & hanging space for clothes, either full en-suite, or, close, shared facilities, well presented with stylish furnishings & homely touches
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • 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
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
A superb chef available for special dinner parties on request, international cuisine.

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