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charming country villa in unique environtment

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 4 - 12 nights

Overview

About the property

Built in 1800, this manor cottage is set on a beautiful farm with hundreds of fruit trees mainly citrus fruits (oranges, lemons and grapefruits.) Creating wonderful scenery when in full bloom. It was completely refurbished in 2011 and is now a comfortable house fully adapted for people with reduced mobility. The property has kept its original structure, with thick walls of masonry, wood and a beautiful hipped roof. The location of the house away from the noise provides an atmosphere of peace and calm to all guests. Its two terraces and its tiny pool offer the possibility to enjoy the sunny days all the time.

The cottage is set on a 50,000 m2 estate situated in the area of El Madroñal (between Santa Brigida and San Mateo). In the same grounds there are two other little independent houses - all separate from one another. The estate is presently specializing in biological farming, and within it there are some lovely walks and the chance to go hiking along the diverse country paths in the surrounding areas. One can enjoy superb views from any point within the estate, overlooking the gorgeous countryside all around. The lovely countryside has remarkable resemblance to Tuscany. Altogether one can enjoy a real atmosphere of intimacy here, and breathe in the peace and tranquillity that this little pocket of nature affords.

More Details

Property Manager
Jose Rivero
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2017

About Jose Rivero

Graduated in Hotel and Lodging Management by Hotel Institute Montreux (Switzerland), I have being working 20 years in all kind of hotels in Spain and several European countries. From 2000 I left the hotel industry and move to the emergent rural tourism and since then I have been working as sales manager for rural houses accommodation booking center in the Canaries. If you search for a different holiday experience in a lovely environment I am the right person to advice you. Fluent knowledge of English, German, French and Spanish. Agency Villas Rivero

Why Jose Rivero chose Gran Canaria

This exclusive villa is located withing a certified ecology farm of 50.000 m2, full of fruit trees and guests may walk along all the lovely property and enjoy seasonal fruit

What makes this chateau / country house unique

One of the most famous golf courses, Real Club de Golf Bandama is just at 15 minutes drive

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house on Santa Brígida on Las Palmas de Gran Canaria - Cuenca del Guiniguada

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • There are two bathrooms, one on the first floor and the other in groundfloor totally adapted for disabled people and wheelchair users.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
  • two sleeping rooms in the first floor and on in the ground floor
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

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charming country villa in unique environtment
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews
4

A lovely finca surrounded by orange and lemon orchards in the hills of northern Gran Canaria

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay here. The house is spacious and comfortable and there is everything you need to cater for yourselves. There are two bathrooms and plenty of hot water and towels. We were there in February and the central heating was on the whole time, keeping the place lovely and warm in the cool evenings.

The grounds surrounding the property are very pretty with lots of flowers and lawns where you can enjoy the sunshine. There are some walks straight from the house to both San Mateo and Santa Brigida, where there are plenty of shops and restaurants. Luis the owner is charming and helpful.

There is no hair dryer, which would have been useful. There is a good bus service to Las Palmas from the end of the road. You can also catch a bus to San Mateo and then another bus up to Tejeda in the mountains. It's a great area if you enjoy walking and mountains but it is cooler than the south of the island especially in Winter.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Das Landhaus entsprach unseren Erwartungen (entsprechend der Bedürfnisse von Kindern und Erw.).

  • 4 of 5

Die Räume boten ausreichend Platz und ließen durch ihre Ausstattung an eine andere gemächlichere und ursprünglichere Lebensart erinnern. Jede/r konnte sich je nach Stimmung zurückziehen, und zwar sowohl drinnen als auch draußen (Garten, Plantage, Umgebung). Und ebenso war genug Platz für gemeinsames Spiel, Essen, Lesen oder Dösen. Wir genossen allmorgentlich frisch gepflückten und gepressten Orangensaft. Durch die zwei entgegengesetzten Terrassen (nach Osten bzw. Südwesten) gab es die Wahl je nach Sonnenstand seinen Platz zu wählen. Zur Freude der Kinder konnten wir bei sehr heißem Wetter ein kleines Wasserbecken auf der Südwest-Seite füllen.

Ein kleiner Nachteil war, dass die Stromleistung für mehrere Geräte in der Küche (Kaffemaschine, Saftpresse, Toaster, Wasserkocher oder der gleichzeitge Gebrauch mehrerer Kochplatten) nicht ausreichte.

Das verschlossene Tor vor dem Zugang zum Gelände war teils lästig, da wir mit zwei Autos manchmal auch getrennt unterwegs waren, aber nur einen Schlüssel fürs Tor hatten.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Idylle

  • 5 of 5

Wir hatten eine wundervolle Zeit in diesem wirklich sehr schönen und sehr ruhig gelegenen alten Haus mit viel Atmosphäre. Der das Haus umgebende Garten, eigentlich Park, mit u.a. Orangen- und Zitronenbäumen war das I-Tüpfelchen. Dass wir uns auch noch überlegen durften, welche von den leckeren Früchten wir nun ernten möchten, hat uns beglückt und war ein Zusatzgeschenk, von dem wir dankbar Gebrauch gemacht haben.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Ruhige Villa abseits vom Massentourismus

  • 5 of 5

Ein wunderschöner Platz, um abseits der großen Touristenströme eine feine, ruhige Zeit zu verbringen.

Das Haus ist sehr urig mit viel Charme, ist umgeben von Orangen und Zitronenbäumen und hat einen ganz besonderen Flair.

Unser kleiner Sohn ( 3 Jahre alt ) hat sich hier vier Wochen lang, sehr wohl gefühlt und er wollte gar nicht mehr nach Hause fahren.

Einkaufsmöglichkeiten und Restaurantes gibt es 5 Minuten mit dem Auto entfernt in Vega de San Mateo oder in Santa Brigida.

Und wenn wir abends selber gekocht oder gegrilt haben, war der große Esstisch immer voll mit wunderbaren Speisen aus der Region.

Für uns war dieser Platz eine gute Ausgangsposition um die wunderschöne und vielfältige Insel zu erkunden.

Alles in allem ein besoderer und friedlicher Ort mit viel Charme, wo man am Abend mit einem Glas Wein im Garten sitzt und den Geräuschen der Nacht lauschen kann.

Wir lieben solche Orte und wenn es uns wieder einmal nach Gran Canaria verschlagen sollte, wissen wir wohin.

Danke für alles Stefan mit Angelika und Samuel

  • Review Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A dream came true

  • 5 of 5

A lovely house which has been renovated with great taste and all amenities, spotless clean and nicely heated as it gets chilly in the evening...

A fantastic garden, a dream for all kids; a perfect location, only 20 min drive to the capital, with its lovely old town, great beach, museums, shops, restaurants...

A 5 min drive to the next grocery stores and best market of whole Gran Canaria (Vegua de San MAteo).

Perfect for exploring the inside of the island, with its great nature and proud past.

Great owner, who speaks extremely good English and would do anything for you.

We, a family of 5, loved it.

Marta

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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A dream came true

  • 5 of 5

A lovely old house, completely renovated with great taste and fully furnished with all amenities, a huge garden where our three girls could spend hours playing hide and seek without being worried by cars passing by...

The next supermarket is located within 5 minutes drive, same for the best market of whole Gran Canaria (Vegua de San Mateo). To Las Palmas with its lovely old town, interesting museums, nice shops and great beach, it is a 20 min drive, to the famous beach of Maspalomas 45 min.

The house is perfectly located for exploring the inside of the island, with its lovely villages and great nature.

To the house itself: clean, very comfortable beds, and my oh my the heating!!! Yes, it can get chilly in the evening and that was a nice surprise, coming back in the late afternoon and finding a nice temperature inside.

Luis, the owner, was very helpful, he speaks great English and was always there for us.

I can recommend the place to all nature lovers, families with kids, people willing to enjoy peace and tranquillity without being lost up in the mountains. In the end, it takes only 35 min to reach the airport. A big plus.

MArta

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Las Palmas Hafen
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Club de Golf Bandama
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Las Canteras Beach
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday chateau / country house on Santa Brígida, Canary Islands

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
temporada media
17 Apr 2017 - 24 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£312
for 4 nights
From
£78
£546
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
Navidad
20 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
12 night minimum stay
£1,013
for 12 nights
From
£84
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£413
for 5 nights
From
£83
£578
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £11 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Additional Guest Fee £11.01 per person per night
Pet Fee £64.23

Rabatt für lange Aufenthalt ( mehr als 14 Tage) nach Saison , bitte nachfragen

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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