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Close to Barcelona, cosy holiday apartment in a country house amidst vineyards

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Details
Property
apartment
People
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Avinyonet del Penedès - Can Maginet

In the former separated vine-growing estate with fantastic panoramic view of the natural reserve Garraf and the sea in the distance, our pretty, comfortable holiday apartment is located with large living & dining room, open kitchen, richly equipped, double bedroom & bathroom. All rooms have large southern windows with access to the nice, large terrace with terrace furniture and divan beds above the vineyards. The apartment has satellite TV, hairdryer, iron & central heating, washing machine, ironing board, games are also available. It offers room for 2 adults (children for security reasons only from the age of 12).

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Monika Asensi
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
7 December, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(63 traveller reviews)

Close to Barcelona, cosy holiday apartment in a country house amidst vineyards
average rating of 5.0 based on 63 reviews
Tuscaloosa, Al
5

Beautiful and peaceful place!

  • 5 of 5

We truly loved our stay in Can Maginet - it is so beautiful there, and we loved being in the countryside and near the small villages. We greatly enjoyed hiking and our views of the vineyards and sculptures. Our hosts were wonderful, and attentive to all of our needs. Be prepared that it can be over an hour's drive at times from Barcelona back to this area. It wasn't a problem for us, though, and we got to enjoy both the city and the rural areas.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
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5

Relaxing at Can Maginet

  • 5 of 5

We are pleased to say that Can Maginet turned out to be one of the best vacation rentals we have ever had. The property was spotless, well equipped, and nicely furnished. Everything was first class. The frosting on the cake was the stunning sculpture installations (our host is a sculptor), the amazing views, the broad sunny terrace over the vineyards, and our friendly and helpful hosts. Monika and Enrique are the best - we were made to feel welcome and comfortable in the most gracious manner. This experience deserves a ten star rating, so I am disappointed to only leave five! Thank you for the wonderful hospitality.

Karen & Pete Brown

  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
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5

Our best accommodation ever!

  • 5 of 5

We usually make a trip with flights, car hire and accommodation for 2 to 3 times per year.

Catalonia with Penedes and Barcelona was a very positive experience.

Once we came to Can Maginet on winding roads, we found the ideal accommodation.

We've walked up the mountains on the black trail, and found very beautiful views. Castellers in Vila Franca on November 1, was a great surprise.

A visit to Simon Coll and Freixenet in Sant Sadurni gave us a taste of both chocolate and cava.

For Barcelona are the easiest way by train from Vila Franca or Sant Sadurni, well ahead Barcelona it is easy to take the Metro and bus. Best ticket option is 10-trips.

Göran & Gunnel Carlsson

Furulund Sweden

  • Review Submitted: Nov 17, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
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Northampton, England
5

Relaxing retreat

  • 5 of 5

This apartment is in a wonderful location with spectacular views. It is ideal for anyone who wants to get away from the hustle & bustle of day to day life and simply relax. The apartment has a well equiped kitchen with everthing that you need and is warm and cosy. The real selling point though is the silence, with no other buildings in sight the only sound is birdsong. There are miles of marked walking trails from the front door to explore. You are within an easy drive to the coast at Sitges and only 40 minutes from Barcelona airport which makes this an ideal place for a long weekend.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 27, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2012
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5

Just what we'd hoped for!

  • 5 of 5

After a week in Venice, the apartment at Can Maginet seemed like heaven on earth to us! It's exactly as described in the listing - spacious & stylish, located in a serene setting with stunning views over a vineyard in the immediate foreground and green hills/mountains beyond. There are floor-to-ceiling windows & patio doors that allow you to enjoy the view in any season - everything about the property feels completely private and special.

It's the perfect base for exploring the Penedes region, and there are lots of brochures, maps and guidebooks to help plan daytrips in any direction.

The closest town (Avinyonet) has an excellent bakery, and it's only a 15 minute drive to Vilafranca del Penedes for most other needs. We especially enjoyed the Vinseum (wine museum) in Vilafranca and our tour at the Torres winery just outside town.

The train ride from Vilafranca to Barcelona takes about 1 hour and leaves you right in the heart of most tourist attractions - very reasonable fares and convenient schedule for everything except late-night performances.

The owners were not in residence during our time at the property, but they were readily available by email and phone for any questions that arose, including pre-trip planning and advice. Plus their assistant/manager was on site and always willing to help.

After a day in the city or touring the countryside, it was always a treat to return to the peace & quiet of our apt. at Can Maginet. We felt welcome & comfortable from the very beginning of our stay, and our time there was entirely too short. We definitely hope to return in the not-too-distant future!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2012
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5

Relaxing private apartment and fabulous views!

  • 5 of 5

A well equipped private apartment suitable for a couple who want to get away from it all and relax. The private balcony has wonderful views of the catalan countryside and it's also a great location to get to Monserrat and some of the historic buildings that are in the area.

Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Barcelona
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
45 Kilometres
Barcelona
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Sitges
Nearest Train
6 Kilometres
Vilafranca del Penedès
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Vilafranca del Penedès
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Avinyonet del Penedès
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Sitges, Vilanova i La Geltrú
Car: necessary

Recreate in absolute tranquillity amidst vineyards, pine woods, rosemary & thyme. Directly at the house there is a marked hiking trail & if you feel like enjoying the sea & beach, Sitges and Vilanova with wonderful family beaches are only 20 km away. Or you can visit Barcelona (35 km), Tarragona (50 km).

Golf: Several golf courts are reachable in 30 minutes. Club de Golf Sant Cugat, one of Spain’s oldest courts, 21 wholes, Par 70, adequate for every level, equipment rentable, open the year round. Real Club de Golf El Prat in Terrassa, 45 wholes, 72 Par, a very noble, manifold and entertaining course, swimming pool, tennis, equipment rentable, to be played all year, national and international tournaments. Can Cuyàs, San Feliu de Llobregat, 9 wholes, 3 Par, equipment rentable, open year round.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Avinyonet del Penedès, Alt Penedes

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£228
for 3 nights
From
£63
£451
 

Additional pricing information

Endreinigung £38

Die Wohnung ist für 2 Personen ausgelegt, bei weiteren Gästen berechnen wir 15 €/Tag/Person.
Bei Zahlung per Kreditkarte fallen zusätzlich 3% des Mietpreises als Gebühr an.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Avinyonet del Penedès in Barcelona Province

Property Type:
  • apartment (detached)
Building Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 77 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Dialup Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Conservatory
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The holiday apartment is for security reasons not practical for children under the age of 12. Since the property is steep and the massively fenced balcony hangs above a wine terrace, parents are liable for their children.

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