Now booking for Spring/Summer 2018. Stay in our light and bright top floor 3 bedroom apartment in block of 3. The property is in a 600 year old listed building which has been tastefully restored and modernised. It is situated at the beginning of the historical quarter of Laredo in the centre of town, with views of the mountains and town square. 5 minute walk to the large sandy bay. The apartment is surrounded by 6 Juliet balconies. 1 double bedroom with balcony, a twin room with balcony, and the 3rd bedroom is the loft room, with 2 windows. The front room has 3 balconies. It has a modern bathroom and kitchen. The apartment is reached by newly installed wooden staircase.
The area is steeped in Cantabrian history. Santander and Bilbao are accessed easily by bus or by car.
It is a 5 minute walk from the lovely 7 km sandy bay of Laredo it is a great beach for all water sports. 2 new surf schools opened last summer. The beach is very safe for all ages as it is in a large bay. The new Marina is now completed and is filling up with all types of boats. There is choice of two boats for trips around the bays and to Santona which is another seaside town also famous for its sea food and Saturday morning market.
Now booking for weekend Guggenheim breaks 2018 and .Spring/Summer 2018. Long stays.
Laredo is a small, bustling, fishing town full of tapas bars and restaurants serving real Cantabrian food and fresh fish. Laredo is known as the 'capital of the Emerald Coast'. It occupies a prominent position amongst tourist centres in Spain offering excellent nightlife and dancing in the bars in the old town. This is due to it's priveleged location on the sea and the beach 'La Salve'. It's position is further highlighted as it is set in the the beautiful mountainous countryside of Cantabria.
The town offers an excellent bus service for travellers who wish to leave their cars at home, with regular buses into Santander and Bilbao and along to the coastal villages and beaches of Noja, Isla, Santona and Castro. Laredo is accessed easily from Santander (Ferry and Airport) approximately 30 minutes drive and Bilbao (ferry and airport) is approximately 40 minutes drive.
The Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao offers the latest exhibitions. Bilbao has museums, great food and shopping.
Saturday markets are held in Ampuero and Santona. Laredo Sunday, Castro on Thursday and Colindres on Friday.
Laredo has an newly built golf driving range and pitch and putt, there are golf courses in Santander. Golf can be arranged by ex PGA instructor. Please contact me for details.
This is an excellent area for rural tourism, walking, cycling, birding and canoeing. The sandy beach of Santona is approximately 15 minutes drive away. The surfing beaches of Noja and Isla are 20 minutes drive away. The Picos de Europas mountain range is about a 2 hour drive away and skiing in the winter in Alto Campo is an hour away. There are amazing walks along the cliffs behind the apartment and along to the surrounding villages.