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Casa Dorega, Los Higuerales

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

This 3 bedroomed villa is the end house in a small cluster of homes. It nestles in the hills with stunning views over the mountains of Almeria. The nearest shops are 10 or 15 minutes drive away, but you can be at the coast at Vera Playa or Garrucha in half an hour.

There are 3 bedrooms - a double, twin and a single with guest bed; generous living room. There is a private pool in the back garden


Owner
Owner
Member since: 2016
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 September, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa around the Arboleas around the Valle del Almanzora

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Reviews

4.6/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

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Casa Dorega, Los Higuerales
average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

We were extremely satisfied with our stay at Casa Dorega, a few things could maybe be replaced in future, but that's just purely cosmetic. The pool was lovely, regularly maintained during our stay by Phil, who was very accommodating and if we had any issues to call him and he would sort it out. The only problem we encountered was the internet but due to its remote location, I think it did pretty well, just little annoying when you are watching a film, cant be helped! We had no issues really, we enjoyed the remote location and found it very quiet. We had the most amazing relaxing 30 days, to be fair, we could have stayed forever. We are looking into the possibility of moving out in the near future, and after spending time around the Albox area , we have felt it very friendly and a place where we would like to settle full time.

We now need to learn a bit of Spanish to get us through, but it's a viable affluent area indeed. We drove to Spain and would highly recommend if you plan to fly then you would definitely need to hire a car, it is not close enough to walk to the nearest shop, you would need to drive 10 to 15 minutes to the local corner shop, which is English owned and stocks many English foods, always a bonus!

Anyway we had a wonderful holiday and definitely plan to use Casa Dorega again. Many Thanks to Liz and Phil, hope to be back soon

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased to hear that you had such a good holiday! It's a beautiful and peaceful part of the world and it's great to know you thought so too. Do message me with your thoughts about the little improvements I always take note of helpful suggestions!
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4

Our stay for the first 3 weeks of May 2017.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Casa Dorega and the peace and quiet of the area. We were fortunate to have sunshine almost everyday as the week before we arrived there had been rain. It was a very relaxing stay and just what we needed. The coast (Mojacar) is about 45 minutes drive away and we found the tarmac road preferable to use rather than the shorter rambla route - kinder on the hire car too! There were most things we needed in the Casa and if the pool had been warmer, which it will be by the end of June I think, we would have enjoyed a dip - it was just the right size. We saw lots of birds - brightly coloured bee-eaters, a couple of eagles circling above us as well as the more usual birds. There is a local goatherd which comes by most days and the shepherd is a very amiable chap who waves and chats and shouts at the goats! I was pleasantly surprised to find there was wifi installed in the Casa as I hadn't expected it, and would have managed without it anyway, but it was an unexpected bonus.

  • Review Submitted: 24-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice 3 bedroom villa in los Higuerales

  • 5 of 5

Lovely villa with beautiful views very clean and well maintained, would definitely book it again and highly recommend it to my friends and family

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic relaxing place

  • 5 of 5

Great Villa

Great views

Great stay

Thank you

SEE YOU AGAIN!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted you enjoyed it!
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4

Goede woning voor een prettig verblijf.

  • 4 of 5

Uitzicht is fantastisch, ruime tuin om te zitten zonnen en te eten.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa around the Arboleas,

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Summer 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£243
for 3 nights
£500
 
 
Autumn and winter
30 Sep 2018 - 28 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£189
for 3 nights
£375
£600
 
 
Spring 2019
1 Mar 2019 - 31 May 2019
3 night minimum stay
£232
for 3 nights
£475
 
 
Summer 2019
1 Jun 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
3 night minimum stay
£264
for 3 nights
£550
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£211
for 3 nights
£425
£600
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £100
Pet Fee £10
Cleaning £50

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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