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A Very Luxurious Country House, Private Pool, Stunning Sea And Mountain Views

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday farmhouse in Almáchar - Casa Lisette

4 Bedrooms (2 Un-suite) 1 Bathroom, Kitchen With Island. Sleeps 5/6

Great relaxing getaway from it all location for couples or families, located between the whitewashed villages of Andalucía and close to seaside resorts. The local amenities are only minutes away, Private with pool. Located close to the town of Almachar with panoramic views The property has a very upmarket feel to it and has many terraces for you to relax and take in the sun. The property has a seated area for the BBQ/Pizza oven . Sun loungers and chairs for your private use around the pool area.

Casa Lisette has 4 bedrooms of which 3 are available to guests. 1 double bed with un-suite, the second bedroom has 2 single beds and the 3rd bedroom has a 3/4bed their is a extra fold up bed if required. The Kitchen is chefs dream. You can cook on both gas and electric hobs, spice your dishes up with a complete spice draw. top of the range Fridge freezer. Washing machine, Microwave, Bread maker, Deep fat fryer, Sandwich maker etc. The lounge is your sanctuary, Wi-Fi, Read, play music or watch TV , DVD player is fully surround sound.We aim to please so enjoy all we have to offer. We do have a hot tub but this is off limits to guests this year. The swimming pool is 3m wide 5m long and 1.7m at its deepest, swim during the day and night.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

David & Debra
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2016

About David & Debra

Both Debra and I spent 4 years at this property experiencing real Spain. Its truly a great place to live and holiday.

David & Debra purchased this farmhouse in 2008

Why David & Debra chose Axarquia (Costa del Sol)

We bought this property because of its stunning location and feel it would be a relaxing and beautiful place to retire too.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Breath-taking views. Tranquillity. Walks.


based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

A Very Luxurious Country House, Private Pool, Stunning Sea And Mountain Views
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
London, England

Best property in which we have ever stayed

  • 5 of 5

We had quite possibly the best holiday we have ever had at Casa Lisette. We booked last minute but the owner David was really accommodating, as were Stuart and Margaret the property managers (even when we locked ourselves out owing to a freak gust of wind slamming the door shut behind us!).

The house is quite simply stunning and the pictures barely do it justice. The living room is huge and beautifully furnished. It has wifi, huge flat screen tv, surround sound, huge choice of DVDs and a great cd collection. The kitchen is a cook's dream and is equipped with everything you could ever want (except a coffee machine, so we bought one and left it there for future guests as we loved the place so much). Bedrooms lovely (memory foam mattresses etc) and bathrooms really well appointed with good pressure showers etc.

And then there is the outside. 6 terraces, all beautifully landscaped and a pool and views to die for. Quite simply stunning.

Another reviewer mentioned that the route there gets a little precarious for the last couple of kms when you pull off the road onto a dirt track. That's true, but you just have to take it steady in the car and you'll be fine. The fact that it is off the beaten track means that you are guaranteed a peaceful and relaxing stay. Just stock up with good food and wine at one of the big supermarkets down at sea level every couple of days or so.

If you're a couple, family, or group of friends and want a relaxing holiday away from it all, I can't think of anywhere better.

  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. Both Debra and I are so please that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again soon Oh that's for the Coffee pot I will be trying it out in June. Again thanks for a concise review Davido & Dedra
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Paradise Found in Andalusia

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from 3 fantastic weeks at Casa Lisette and it is the most amazing rental property we have stayed in! The views are breathtaking, down to the coast on one side with beautiful sunrises each day and views of Almachar and Iznate from the other and spectacular sunsets. The house itself is beautiful and charming and is so well equipped and spacious, a real home away from home. Lovely comfy bed in the master bedroom, we slept like babies right from the first night and the shower was so powerful compared to some we have experienced, even the bath filled up in under five minutes! The Lounge was very spacious with plenty of seating, the kitchen was amazing and we loved the BBQ area and shaded eating place with views down to the village. The lovely pool was a godsend and kept beautifully clean by Stuart who was always on hand if we needed anything. A fellow Northener, his wit and warmth as a property manager helped make our stay enjoyable.

Only 30 minutes drive from the beautiful beach at Benajarafe, which we love, Casa Lisette really is perfectly placed for a tranquil get away from it all holiday but with easy access to the beach for a change of scenery.

Almachar is a beautiful white village only 2.8k away and can be walked easily (even in flip flops!) when the sun's not too hot, the road is windy and up and down a bit and the narrow streets up to the top of the village are steep but it is well worth the walk. We had tapas at 2 of the bars on the square and lunch twice at a lovely restaurant with a covered terrace opposite the church with wonderful views of all of Almachar. There's a supermarket and a few souvenir shops as well as a mini bank, butchers and fishmongers as well. Truly Lovely place to visit when you're here.

The approach to the house is not unlike a roller coaster and could be daunting if it was your first time, but as seasoned travellers to the area we knew what to expect and just took our time in our Corsa, admiring the stunning scenery on both sides. It was well worth the ride when we saw Casa Lisette for the first time.

David was very helpful and quick to respond to all our enquiries prior to our trip and we are grateful that he decided to share his lovely home with holidaymakers this year or we would have never found this beautiful paradise which we wish to return to again next year :-)

The best rental we have stayed in and the best location by far since we started coming to Andalusia six years ago.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words we are really so so pleased you had a fantastic holiday, I will pass on your comments to Stuart. Both Debra and I lived there for 4 years, it is truly a beautiful place
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Stunning....simply stunning

  • 5 of 5

Prior to arrival David could not have been more helpful - he responded to any and all queries very quickly.

The property itself is a bit off the beaten track but once you arrive you are made to feel very at home - and the first thing you cant help but notice are the amazing views! Stuart, the 'local' man was very friendly and made us very welcome and was most helpful throughout our stay.

The villa itself was spacious even though we wee a family of four with two teenagers. The living accommodation was fabulous and the kitchen area a dream. We especially liked the living room with the wi-fi and surround-sound tv (and lots of dvd's too).

Outside you could not wish for more - barbie/pizza oven/seating on three sides/loungers/ a shaded area (perfect for those long hot days) and the pool - which was fully used!!

Overall David & Debra provided a welcoming sanctuary with gorgeous surrounding s and all mod cons - my family and I could not have enjoyed it more!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Casa Lisette, Thank you David and Debra
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Stunning Property!

  • 5 of 5

I spent two weeks at Casa Lisette and would recommend a hundred times over!

The villa it's self is beautifully in-keeping with the Spanish countryside, yet has all the modern luxuries we desire, from the pool, wet room en-suite, barbecue to the spacious living accommodation. The gardens surrounding are so pretty and very well maintained and the inside of the villa is very clean and perfectly designed.

I will 100% be booking again for 2016.

Thanks David and Debra for your kind hospitality and hope to speak to you again soon :)

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The Taylor family, We are glad that you enjoy your stay at Casa Lisette. See you again next year. Regards David & Debra
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Wir kommen wieder

  • 5 of 5

Tolle Finca in fantastischer Lage. Traumhafter Blick in die Berge und zum Mittelmeer. Die finca hat alles was man braucht um hier eine tolle Zeit zu verbringen . Tolle Küche , genialer Außenbereich mit mehreren Terrassen. Einziger Wermutstropfen, leider fehlten ein bzw zwei größere Tische für draußen, um auch mit 5 Leuten entspannt draußen essen zu können.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Wirklich super, das Haus hat Alles was man braucht. Die Beschreibung paßt 100%.

Der Weg zum Haus ist etwas abenteuerlich, aber dafür hat man eine erstklassige Aussicht auf Almachar, Iznate und sogar bis Velez-Malaga.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
33 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Miguel Plaza de espana
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Baviera Golf
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
A7/E15 take Exit 265
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Venta La Loma
Nearest Beach
9 Kilometres
Car: necessary

The house is situated between Iznate and Almachar

Almáchar is a town and municipality in the province of Málaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. It is the capital of the moscatel raisin area.

Almáchar is situated in the heart of the Axarquía at 200 metres above sea level, 35 kilometres from Malaga city and 14 from Vélez-Málaga. It is built on a small hill between the El Borge and Iznate, close to the Mt Morona and surrounded by vineyards, olive and cereal groves.

Both Iznate and Almachar have many bars of which all serve food, trundle down the narrow white washed streets and explore.

Other places of interest are the Plaza del Pueblo (town square) where, if you look in the direction of El Borge village, you get a beautiful, panoramic view; the Cueva del Toro (the Bull's Cave), found on the outskirts of the town; the Museo de la Pasa (Raisin Museum), which is considered of archaeological interest; and the town fountain where according to the local legend, the Moors buried their treasures before being expelled from the land. Have ride up to Comares which is one of highest village Andalusia.

Heading down to the coast, Torre del Mar is the nearest resort from the casa. Restaurants, bars line its beautiful promenade.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Almáchar, Axarquia (Costa del Sol)

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3 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
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17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £100
Pet Fee £30

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100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Almáchar in Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 220 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Main bathroom, Toilet, Bath, Sink, Shower and bidet heated towel rail. Main guest en-suite Shower, sink and toilet, heated towel rail.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
  • Main guest bedroom has double bed 2nd guest bedroom has two single bed 3rd bedroom has a 3/4 bed but a fold up bed can be erected if required. Master bedroom is not available to guests
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis

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