Casa Ermita is a traditional, Canarian villa with 92 m² living space and two bedrooms, located in the town of Los Silos in the north of the island, near Garachico and Icod de los Vinos. From the roof terrace you have a beautiful view of the sea and the mountains.
Only 300 meters from Casa Ermita there is a nice pool area with a 50-meter saltwater pool and a paddling pool for non-swimmers and small children. Sun beds and umbrellas can be rented for a nominal fee. Open from Easter to early November. Guests arriving at other times and would still like to swim, has a choice between the heated pool at the golf course of Buenavista (15 minutes) or the public indoor pool in Icod (20 minutes).
You can find a good restaurant with delicious cuisine in the hotel Luz del Mar (right next door to Casa Ermita). Highly recommended would also be the poolside restaurant (Las Piscinas) which can be reached on foot in just five minutes.
In Los Silos itself, there is the 'La Escuela' An excellent pizza and pasta restaurant (only open on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, each from 19 clock). The best pizza on the island (some say it is the best pizza in the world) there Rugantino Garachico (behind the football stadium on the right side (also only open from Friday to Sunday). The Rugantino be sure to try out.
A small grocery store is just 80 meters from the house. The center of the plaza and its shops and banks can be reached in 20 minutes. A larger, modern supermarket (Alteza) can be found on the outskirts of La Caleta on the road to Garachico (on the left side shortly after Cepsa petrol station). By car it's only five minutes.
Sport and freetime:
Hiking: From Casa Ermita there are different hiking trails along the coast towards the east or west, and in the nearby mountains of Teno. Some mountain hikes are challenging on some steep paths. The easy and beautiful walk along the coast to Garachico takes a little over an hour. If you have a backpack with him, it can be on the way back halfway in ALTESA supermarket that has everything, good shopping: fresh bread, fresh fish, meat etc.
Fishing and Fishing: Inshore fishing is very popular. The diving school 'Centro de Buceo' (100 meters) also offers fishing trips.
Diving: The diving school 'Centro de Buceo'bietet diving courses and diving tours (including cave diving).
Golf: The planned by Severiano Ballesteros golf course in Buena Vista (10 minutes away) meets the highest standards. Cheap green fees morning (Sunrise rate) and afternoon (Twilight rate). We provide on request each one ladies and gent's set of clubs for a refundable deposit of € 30 euro per set) are available.
Tennis: Just around the corner from Casa Ermita there are two beautiful artificial turf fields that you can rent by the hour for a small fee (in the evening under floodlights).
The house and the facilities:
Fitted kitchen with refrigerator incl. Freezer, oven, ceramic hob and dishwasher. Furthermore: toaster, coffee maker, kettle.
Living room with dining area for four. Modern flat screen TV in HD quality with German and English satellite channels (Freeview) and Spanish television. Large terrace and barbecue area.
On the ground floor there is a toilet with a sink and a washing machine in the same room. Laundry can be hung on the roof terrace to dry.
Master bedroom with double bed.
. 2 Bedroom with two single beds.
Fully renovated, modern bathroom with walk-in shower (with rain shower) and bidet.
Sheltered terrace. 1 Floor, equipped with high quality patio furniture.
From the roof terrace you have a beautiful panoramic view of the sea and the mountains. Here you can also stay ideal for sunbathing.
A Wi-Fi connection is available to our guests free of charge.
Los Silos is a lively place. The Plaza and the local cafeteria are the center of the village. Both locals and tourists meet to talk and you can enjoy the atmosphere. On Sunday mornings there is a farmer's market in the Plaza.
The nearest beach is only some 100 meters, but for children and non-swimmers not suitable. Playa San Marcos (safe family beach, so suitable for children) at Icod de los Vinos, about 15 minutes by car, or Buena Vista (only in summer) are other possibilities. The Buena Vista beach is not suitable for children.
Los Silos is the perfect place for a relaxing or active holiday away from the tourist hotspots of the South.