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An amazing rural retreat, stunning private pool and walk to Gaucín village

Bedrooms 7
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

7 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, spectacular views and amazing private pool

Nestled in the mountains near the pueblo blanco of Gaucin and only 1.5 hours from Malaga airport, Finca Avedin is an unbeatable destination for relaxing with family and friends.

A short walk from the pretty village of Gaucin, Finca Avedin is set within its own 15 acre estate of cork forest, woodland and olive and almond groves. It's a peaceful setting that gives you a feeling of calm as soon as you arrive. On the slopes of the Serrania de Ronda in the Andalucian mountains, it offers fantastic opportunities for walking, birdwatching and other outdoor pursuits and, if you're an art lover, you're only moments from the renowned art studios of Gaucín. Whether you're relaxing by the pool, discovering secret corners of the landscaped gardens or admiring the fabulous views, you'll truly feel like you've found your own Spanish oasis.

A traditional farmhouse, Finca Avedin has been lovingly restored to create a wonderful country home. Wrapped around a large central courtyard, you'll find Moorish-influenced rooms with whitewashed walls, exquisite furnishings and carefully-chosen antiques as well as all the modern comforts you'd expect. The villa is spacious yet cosy, luxurious yet comfortable and has been described as having an amazing energy. With seven en-suite bedrooms and extensive indoor and outdoor living space, Finca Avedin offers you a gorgeous home away from home.

Our seven ensuite bedrooms are spacious and beautifully furnished with bedlinen, towels, hairdryers and toiletries provided. The beds in bedrooms 2, 4, 6 and 7 can be separated to provide two single beds or joined together to create super comfortable zip and link King beds. There is a also a small casita with its own kitchenette and ensuite shower room which provides two additional single beds. The casita is available on request at an additional cost.

Set against the backdrop of the majestic mountains and with the scent of orange and lemon in the air, there's no better place to recharge your batteries. Families and groups of friends can enjoy the spectacular infinity pool, immaculate gardens and nature on your doorstep. You won't want to leave....

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Marleen Pieper
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Dutch
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Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
20 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Gaucín in Serranía de Ronda

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • near the sea ...
  • rural ...
  • village ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 7 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Single Bed , Beds can be configured as a King or two singles
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Beds can be configured as a King or two singles
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Each ensuite bedroom opens onto a terrace. There is a also a small casita with its own kitchenette and ensuite shower room which provides two additional single beds. The casita is available on request at an additional cost.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 12 deck chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
The terraced gardens are very well maintained all year round and contain palms, pomegranate, oranges and figs, as well as roses and bougainvillaea cascading down the different levels. Our villa is well equipped with all the luxuries and comforts one would expect from a holiday villa of this quality. Throughout the villa and its surrounding gardens the atmosphere is wonderfully relaxed and private. We're able to provide full service and catering according to your wishes.


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An amazing rural retreat, stunning private pool and walk to Gaucín village
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews

A wonderful villa to end our journey in Andalusia

  • 4 of 5

The villa was more than we hoped it would be. The location is nice and quiet, the view is stunning and the rooms are wonderful. The villa was clean and very well maintained, Victoria, the manager, is very kind and our children liked her a lot.

We have visited Gaucin a few times, enjoyed tapas, especially the tapas at Zorro, we've been to Ronda, beautiful, and stayed in the villa for the most days, just relaxing.

We have had a few colder days and then the villa is a bit difficult to heat and the pool is cold, but when the sun shines it al warms quickly.

I would recommend a stay at this villa, our children, 2 and 4 years old, loved the stay in the villa and the pool, and because the pool is fenced, this villa was ideal for us.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2013
  • Date of Stay: April 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The house, grounds, & pool are fantastic, beautiful and immaculately maintained. The staff is incredibly attentive and fantastic in every way. Everything is well decorated, clean, comfortable -- perfect. It's really like being home with a great collection of books to choose from!

We stayed in a "full" house of 12 (including two teens and two kids) but there was so much room in the living areas, outdoor seating, terraces, patios, courtyard & pool that there was always an area where you were able to be completely alone with your book and your rioja/sangria,

Every bedroom and bath was in great shape and condition and the kitchen was a dream to cook breakfasts, a few lunches and a couple of dinners for the whole group. Several markets are close by in Gaucin and will likely have everything that you will likely need. Further away are some other larger markets that will have imported foods if you must have something from another country's staples.

We were told that the breezy and windy conditions for a few days of our stay were uncommon but even without them, I could not ever imagine needing air conditioning as the nights were beautiful with plenty of fresh air throughout the house and its numerous windows and screen doors. The stars over the pool were amazing (even with a full moon – 2013’s Super Moon -- for part of our stay)!

We spent a few days just exploring Gaucin (the castle, the park/mirador and the shops and artists) and spending time in Gaucin was a delight. Day trips to Ronda and the beach were easy too. We had arrived from a couple of nights in Grenada and departed to a couple of nights in Sevilla and Malaga but all of them would have also been able to have been day trips if you had wanted to put in the driving time by car.

Certainly try the great restaurants nearby too, we tried to find smaller more local haunts - in Gaucin, we enjoyed La Parrilla del Pilar, Casa Antonia, and La Taberna Del Zorro, and we also found, on A-369 near Benarraba, Meson Mirador de la Sierra which held a great family run restaurant - You won't get to enjoy Spain reaching the Confederations Cup Final with them but I'm sure there will be some futbol on their televisions to enjoy!)

As the last reviewer said, the website pics & descriptions don't even do justice - Finca Avedin is even better in real life. We'd love to be back now!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2013
  • Date of Stay: June 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your lovely review Kevin. We're glad you've had such a great time.
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Perfect Villa

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful. All the bedrooms are fantastic as are the bathrooms. It is very clean and comfortable. We love this house and have been three years in a row and hope to go every summer. Finca Avedin is even better in the flesh than its website description.

It is great for kids aswell as the pool area has a large door which can be closed securely.

The staff are friendly and attentive.

Perfect holiday rental!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jan-2013
  • Date of Stay: August 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for sharing your review. We hope to see you back next summer!
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
66 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
27 Kilometres
Costa del Sol
Nearest Train
14 Kilometres
El Colmenar (estacion de Gaucin)
Nearest Motorway
27 Kilometres
Costa del Sol
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
330 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada
Nearest Beach
27 Kilometres
Costa del Sol
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Gaucín, Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer Months
30 Jun 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
September / October
8 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

From 3,600 Euros per week
Rates include simple supper on night of arrival and 4 hours per day housekeeping .

All towels and linen provided with; towels changed mid-week and bed-linen weekly. Lau

There is a further en-suite double room at a supplement of 510 euros net per week available providing the total occupancy does not exceed 12 persons.

Cook service for lunch and/or dinner

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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