|Minimum Stay||2 - 7 nights|
'Vista' is the Spanish word for view, and view is what you get in Casa Vista. Situated in the mountains just above the city Girona, you have a breathtaking view over Girona, the mountains and Costa Brava in the horizon. On a bright day you can even make up the blue Mediterranean in the distance.The house has 600m2 and is recently reformed so it now appears in very high quality. The house has four areas, each with own kitchen, dining/sitting room, terrace, fireplace, WiFi-Internet and satellite TV. In the biggest area, there is plenty space for everyone to eat together. The house has 13 double rooms and 9 bathrooms, 5 of them en suite. They are distributed in areas of respectively 8,8,6 and 4 beds. Four more beds are optional. Outside, there is really a lot of space. The garden, which is almost a park, has a big lawn and with small groves in the corners. There is a big terrace with BBQ for outside dining. Please do not hesitate to take contact for more photos.
Catalonia, Spain: In the north-east of the Iberian, on the Mediterranean side, and occupying a relatively small area lays Catalonia, one of Spain's most fascinating and diverse regions. Geographically and culturally, the splendour of Catalonia is so unique. It has a vast diversity of landscapes ranging from rocky coastlines to long flat beaches, from mountains to plains, and from marshlands to forest. It has great cosmopolitan cities such as the amazing Barcelona with its fantastic art nouveau buildings, or the historical Gerona and its great old Jewish quarter. It has small medieval mountain villages sitting at the foot of the Pyrenees and elegant coastal resorts in the sandy shores of the Mediterranean Sea.
Catalonia has a distinct regional identity that borrows little form the rest of Spain. Catalans have their own language, and are intensely proud of their unique art, cuisine, folklore and long history. Ask the Catalans themselves and many will tell you that Catalonia is not a region but a Nation.
Art, cusine and wine: Catalonia is home of great artistic achievements and some of the most exciting art of the twentieth century such as the great Gaudis avant garde building the surrealism of the painters Salvador Dalí or Miró, or the cubism of Picasso, all of whom spent their formative years in Catalonia.
You can get lost in the Catalonian cuisine on the pastries-route, the cava-route, the sausage-route and the cheese-route. Please take contact to receive the multimedia taste route.
Catalans pride themselves on good eating too, and you will find some of Spain´s finest restaurants. Catalan food is typically Mediterranean, featuring olive oil as its staple component. As the region is so geographically diverse, it provides a variety of fresh high quality meat, poultry, game, seafood, fruit and vegetables and a great variety of wild mushrooms. Fine red and white wine is produced here, and Catalan sparkling wines (cavas) are favourite celebratory wines around the world.
Activities: Finally Catalonia offers a wide range of activities to suit all ages and levels of fitness: Skiing (in winter), swimming, horse back riding, cycling, hiking, golfing, ... there are endless possibilities.
We offer a vacation in your particular pace, where you blend in with the open-minded and friendly Catalans. Enjoy the silence in the small hills in the pre-Pyrenees. Enjoy sports and outdoor activities as walking, canoeing, beach life at the Costa Brava Coast or mountain biking. Or scamper about in the lively street- and café life in the Catalan towns. which together with its excellent communications, makes of Catalonia a top-class tourist destination in Europe.
Or how about watching a football match along with 98.917 other spectators on FC Barcelona's legendary Camp Nou ? The best advise is to come to Catalonia, Spain and see for yourself.
In this part of Catalonia is also plenty of great beaches
We offer homes in regions of Catalonia, Spain especially distinguished by a breathtaking nature and an authentic cultural life. We are, in short, offering the areas and homes we believe will provide you with the perfect base for a fantastic and unforgettable holiday.
Our work is directed by the following four objectives:
-Thorough local knowledge of all our locations and homes.
We believe that spending your holiday in the local areas, among the locals, will make you holiday even better. That is why we constantly go out of our way to keep up with what is going on in every little village. This way we can offer our guests the best of the variety of possibilities the region has to offer. We know all about the local markets, the best sausage maker in town, the finest health resorts or the best places to go horseback riding.
-Quality in the selection of every single holiday home. All of our rental houses are in the traditional style of the region, most of them in smaller villages or rural settings throughout Catalonia, Spain. Our homes have been gently and respectfully restored according to the traditions of local architecture, and now meets the demand of modern comfort our guests desire.
- Exquisite personal service and thorough guidance to all our guests.
We wish to assist you and you travel companions in finding the holiday home that is exactly right for you. We will furthermore be able to aid you with any specific request you might have. Perhaps you want to celebrate an occasion while vacationing, and will need extra assistance with the cooking or maybe a larger room for the party.
-Credibility - we do not make promises, if we cannot keep them.
We try our outmost to make our descriptions accurate and credible. We do not enhance our photos graphically - what you see is exactly what you get. Our thorough descriptions of the area provides you with the best possible basis for choosing the holiday home that suits you the best.
"Vista" is the Spanish word fo view, and view is what you get in Casa Vista. Situated in the mountains just above the city Girona, you have a breathtaking view over Girona, the mountains and Costa Brava in the horizon. On a bright day you can even make up the blue Mediteranean in the distance.
So close to Girona and just 100 km from Barcelona - If you wish to absorb the local life in one of the smaller villages in the Girona region, go swimming on the stunning beaches of the Costa Brava. Go hiking in the Pyrenees or see some of the most interesting museums in Catalonia. If you want everything in a week and within your reach, we highly recommend the Girona region - one of the most beautiful regions in all of northern Catalonia. The city of Gerona, near the French border. It is a beautiful city where you get a real feeling for its history just by walking through its ancient streets. Its a walled city which dates back to the Roman period, the old quarter is located within the city walls. The city of Girona has a rich, detailed, and dramatic history. The coastline north of Barcelona, the Costa Brava, is one of the busiest coastlines in northern Spain. White sand beaches, lifeguards on duty, and one restaurant after another makes it a perfect spot for an easy day on the beach
Golf: Golf Girona: is an 18-hole, par 72 golf course designed by the prestigious English architect F.W. Hawtree, seeded entirely with Penncross, the best quality grass for playing golf.
A course that is entirely adapted to its natural surroundings, without any antennas, power lines or highways crossing it, featuring an advanced sprinkling system using regenerated water from Girona's purification plant, and meeting the most up-to-date environmental standards.
The top nine holes are extremely competitive – their design requires players to use all the clubs in their bags. The bottom nine are simply spectacular, with all the tees set atop walls built with Girona stone, offering impressive panoramic views of the fairways. It is a true pleasure to follow the flight of the ball towards its destination, and encourages many players to take out their woods.
PGA Golf de Catalunya: has been selected to host the European Tour's Reale Open de España 2009.
PGA Golf Catalunya was designed by Ángel Gallardo and Neil Coles, who put all their knowledge gleaned from more than 25 years on the European Tour into this project.
The course has a very special 36 holes, par 72 layout. There are five different tees for each hole, making it the only course in Spain with this feature allowing players of any handicap to enjoy a good round of golf. PGA Golf Catalunya has been ranked in the top 10th list in the European best golf courses by “ Golf World “.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£433|
|Stay tax||€0 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 16 years.|
Number of persons: The price includes 26 guests. extra beds available against supplement. There are also cot(s) available on request.
Price includes: National taxes and VAT, electricity, heating, water, bed-linen, towels and cleaning at departure.
Do not indclude: Catalan tourist tax: € 0,50/adult(+16)/night.
PLEASE NOTE: At Catalan holidays in low- and medium season supplements may apply.
Deposit: When booking the property, a deposit equal to 40% must be paid within 8 days to secure the booking. By cancellation more than 2 months before arrival, half of the deposit will be refunded. By cancellation less than 2 months before arrival, the deposit is not refunded.
Remaining payment: The remaining amount is to be paid to the property-owner when you arrive.