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A DREAM VACATION: Caribbean in Europe. Luxe, tranquility and services

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Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Laguna de Santiago - Casa Chica

A beautiful villa in a GOLF course, exotic gardens, breathtaking seaviews

We are IMPROVING!! from next Autumn Our beautiful private POOL IS HEATED!

An exclusive villa in Tecina Golf Course in the middle of a magnificent garden with more than 200 botanic species.

The 186 sqm villa provides accommodation for 6 people in 3 luxury bedrooms with 4 complete bathrooms.

High quality furnishing gives the villa its canarian style with sculptures and paintings from local artists.

Its stunning sea views, with the Teide (3718 m) as a background, and the absence of noise provides peace, tranquility and regeneration.

Its lavish gardens with an impressive variety of plants and different corners gives a nostalgic taste.

A new beautiful private pool designed as an oasis overlooking the ocean.


Extensive portfolio of dedicated wellness services for a comfortable and relaxed stay.

Geotourism leisure activities organized on demand.


Vision and values: Eclectic Quality: We want to offer a highly attractive experience to our customers:

- Comfortable climate

- Geotourism and sustainable tourism

- Exclusive villas, services, gardens, views, nature and leisure activities

- The earths curvature discernible across and almost endless horizon

- An abundance of organic fruit and vegetables

- Natural activities – swimming, diving, sailing, trekking

- Focus on nutrition, wellness and health

- Slow food and local wine

- A focus on music and musicians ? Air Studios La Gomera

- Eco sensitive approach

- Focus on clean renewable energy

- Unique architectural flavor

- Inclusive culture – friendly and civilized local population

- Relaxed and safe lifestyle – virtually no crime

- Romantic and eclectic

History: The first maritime connections between The Canary Islands, Spain, Italy, the UK and Norway started in 1894 when the Norwegians were awarded a concession to start a shipping line between the countries, under the stewardship of Thomas Olsen, the father of Petter Olsen, the present owner of the villas complex.

In 1909 the family together with two local Gomerian investors created the company “La Lomada de Tecina” The local participants probably had identified substantial water resources and needed outside investors to create a local agribusiness based on tomatoes and bananas. Norwegian expertise in commercial shipping was also a key to the business. The villas where the factories of these agriculture activities.

Later these factories were changed into private leisure villas and gardens and now they have been deeply refurbished to offer our clients the highest and most attractive experience.

How to get to the villa: Access to La Gomera is by ferry from Los Christianos on Tenerife to San Sebastian.

Flights from mainland Europe arrive at both Tenerife North and South, but flights to La

Gomera come in from Tenerife North. Flight time from TFN is about 20 minutes. The

airport is located just beside the villas and is has an appearance of

modern traditional Canarian Style.

Cars are available for rental at the airport. We can book one for you on demand.

Internal transport:

La Gomera has a conical topography caused by its origins as a volcanic island. The roads

therefore display a radial pattern to the coast from the higher elevations. The road

network is well surfaced and cross The National Park and the protected areas. Driving time from San

Sebastian to Playa Santiago is about 25 minutes.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Property Manager
Shirly Millo
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
1 September, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the manager

The listing for Casa Chica did not do it proud - it was wonderful. The pool was especially lovely - very private and fun due to its shape and depth. The garden was beautifully laid out with stunning views and the villa decorated in a very attractive manner. It was very clean and was well-maintained and any request we made was quickly accomodated. It was lovely too, to come in to a beautiful bowl of local fruits. I would not only recommend this property, I would go back. The island itself is exquisite, and Playa Santiago was really easy to get to - go through the tunnel for a simpler, less tortuous way down! - with great restaurants. Go on the boat, eat, drink, read, walk (or run as my husband and son did most days), and listen to the silence. Lovely. Small complaint was the flies, but no other insects.
Aug 2012
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A DREAM VACATION: Caribbean in Europe. Luxe, tranquility and services
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Very nice place

  • 5 of 5

Our best vacation ever. a beautiful place and Shirly Millo were fantastic to help us and too guide us... so thanks :)

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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West Yorkshire, England

Fabulous La Gomera villa, overlooking the ocean

  • 5 of 5

This villa is a stunning 5* experience. From the moment we made contact with the owners, we loved all aspects of the place. Set in its own grounds, with fantastic views across the ocean to Tenerife, the villa provides an excellent holiday base. Large rooms, all spotlessly clean, with comfortable furniture and stunning works of art. The 3 bedrooms sleep a total of six and each has an en-suite brand new luxury bathroom. We dined outside, often sitting on the verandah, with delicious food picked from the garden (avocadoes, bananas, oranges, grapefuit, lemons....). The beautiful infinity pool in the grounds, is a short walk and up some steps, but well worth it!

Peaceful and quiet, this holiday would suit anyone wanting to 'get away from it all'. We ate at local restaurants recommended by the owners, and also played tennis, squash and paddle tennis at the nearby Hotel Tecina. The villa is surrounded by the golf course - very quiet during our stay. The island is a walkers' paradise, and we loved the Garajonay National Park. We also enjoyed swimming in the sea, at the nearby black beaches, but made sure there were locals already in the water - as the tides can be very strong. This place is not for you if you are looking for lots of shops, entertainment or nightlife! However, if you love nature - hoopoes, geckos, birds of prey and owls - in an idyllic climate, then this may be just the place for you.

We definitely hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 9, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2010
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Nearest Airport
1 Kilometres
Reina Sofia La Gomera
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
28 Kilometres
San Sebastian
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
La cuevita
Nearest Beach
1 Kilometres
Tapahuga (private path in 10 minutes walking)
Car: recommended

La Gomera is the closest you get to the Caribbean in Europe. A hideaway in the Atlantic west of the Canary Islands. A under-discovered gem perfect refuge for relax and regeneration. Its rugged beauty has protected it from mass tourism developments. A national park of preserved and protected ancient cloud forest in the north (17 protected areas) and sunny beaches in the south.

Airport (from Tenerife and Gran Canaria) and ferry access, comfortable climate (21 to 28C), welcoming population, part of Europe, European Time Zone (no jet lag), swimming, diving, sailing, trekking, extensive network of signposted hiking trails, biking, geotourism, MAY BE THE NICEST GOLF COURSE IN EUROPE, natural beaches, ocean views, diving, temperate and clean ocean with abundant marine life, focus on music and musicians (AIR STUDIOS La Gomera), focus on nutrition wellness and health, eco sensitive, relaxed and safe lifestyle-virtually no crime, first class medical and social services. ROMANTIC AND ECLECTIC

Other Activities: Botanical garden, eco activities, walks...

Golf: The villas are located just in the middle of the Tecina golf course. We can book your golf sessions and obtain special discounts.

Tecina is one of the most spectacular courses in Europe, occupying a sensational cliff top setting within a former banana plantation on the south side of the small island of La Gomera. Laid out by Martin Ebert when he was part of the Donald Steel design company, the course opened for play in 2003 and its 18 holes are laid out above ‘la lomada Tecina’.

Indeed, the fairways at Tecina are routed in a most ingenious way, slaloming down a hillside with a drop of over 500 feet between the first hole at the top and final hole at the bottom, next to the clubhouse.

Indigenous plants, shrubs and cacti have been planted over substantial swathes of the property and these extravagant botanical arrangements – along with wonderful views of the Atlantic and Mount Teide on nearby Tenerife – present a beautiful backdrop when playing at Tecina.

It’s not often a course can justifiably lay claim to possessing a trio of signature holes but Tecina certainly can and downhill shots played to the exposed greens at holes 4, 10 and 12 are golfing highlights during a round here that will live long in the memory.

The club hosted the Canary Islands Championships in 2005 and more recently, Welshman Rhys Davies claimed first prize in the inaugural Fred Olsen Challenge de España event on the European Challenge Tour in September 2009.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Laguna de Santiago, La Gomera

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Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £19 per night, per additional guest

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Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 7.0%

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in the Laguna de Santiago in the Europe

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 186 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , convertible in 1 double bed
  • Bedrooms 1, 2 and 3 are located at garden level, ALL with direct access to the garden and SEA VIEWS All bedrooms are big size and can allocate additional beds if required Single beds can be converted into double beds
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Optional
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Private Chef
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
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