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Large Luxury Country House with a Real Wow Factor

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Last updated: 07/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Down a winding country track, past the gate keepers cottage into the 24 acre estate - up the hill and through the electric gates and there lies the finca: a grand retreat beneath the Ronda mountains, with views to the distant Med. Blissfully private, with bags of space, its sprawling, low-lying buildings rise up the hillside in gentle steps: you get a lot of house for your money. Inside is designer smart in creams, taupes and golds, ceilings are lofty and beamed, floors gleam beneath fine rugs, sofas are vast and modern art dots walls and glass-topped tables. Bedrooms have a restrained luxury and a smart rustic style: cool tiles, wrought-iron sconces, shuttered windows.

This is a finca with a real “ WOW Factor ” having its own indoor spa area. Enjoy a swim whatever the weather in our fabulous 13m by 3m heated pool, or have a refreshing jacuzzi or relaxing sauna. The spacious salon leads out to a swimming pool that wraps itself around a Mirador overlooking the bar, which allows you to live the outdoor lifestyle to the full. The terraced dining area makes a cosy yet elegant entertaining space.

All the bedrooms have en-suite generously sized, stylish bathrooms. The finca is packed with features that makes life in the campo as comfortable and relaxing as possible with extras such as a 50 inch satellite TV, Xbox 360 Kinetic, and WiFi internet connection.

Children are very welcome as are babies. We have 2 cots, a child´s size bed, 2 high chairs, a baby bath and sterilizer. If under 12 they must be supervised when swimming because both pools are unfenced. All the bedrooms have fans and mosquito netting on windows. For cooler months there is warm air heating throughout the finca as well as a wood burner in the salon and an open fire in the master bedroom. In the summer there is a cool air system throughout the finca.

Our staff are there on site to help you enjoy yourselves and to make sure everything goes smoothly. Their cottage is separate from the finca and they are very aware that your privacy is important but it is reassuring to know, should you need help, that they are there to assist you.

Masses of space to relax in at this swish, sprawling and very exclusive finca. Enjoy your favourite cocktail at our cosy pool side bar listening to your choice of music. Later, watch the amazing sunsets from the poolside bar.
ENJOY this luxury home near the picturesque village of Gaucín. From the indoor Spa to the spacious Mirador, it´s a great place to “ chill out ”.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 650 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Master Bedroom : 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

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  • 4 bedrooms sleeps 8 Master Bedroom has a beamed ceiling, a King Size 4 poster bed, an open log fireplace and TV + DVD/CD player. There is also a separate dressing room (could be used as a bedroom for a baby or young child) Guest Bedroom 1 has King Size double bed and walk in dressing room Guest Bedroom 2 has twin beds and wardrobe and terrace Guest Bedroom 3 has a double bed and fitted wardrobe and terrace...moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Master Bathroom : toilet, combination tub/shower, shower, bidet

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower, bidet

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower, bidet

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  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower, bidet

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  • Master Bathroom- his and her wash basins, bidet, toilet, inset bath and large separate shower with thermostatic shower valve, two hot water radiators. Guest bathroom 2- wash basin, large Moroccan style bath with combination bath/shower and thermostatic shower valve, bidet, toilet and hot water radiator. Guest bathroom 3- wash basin, bidet, toilet, inset bath c/w shower, separate large shower with thermostatic shower valve and hot water radiator. Guest bathroom 4- wash basin, bidet, toilet, separate large shower with thermostatic shower valve and hot water radiator....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Salon: A double height living room with wood burner and Bose sound system. TV/Snug TV/Library having bookcase with built in 50” Satellite TV + DVD player + Xbox 360 Kinetic play station. Large cd & dvd collection Kitchen: 5 ring stove, combination/microwave oven, further double oven. Large fridge/ freezer with ice maker, dishwasher, wall mounted TV, single and double sinks Utility Room: There is a separate Laundry Room which has a washing machine, tumble drier and separate sink. Ironing Room: Ironing board, steam iron. Outside Bar: With toilet and shower, fridge, freezer, kitchenette, log burner and CD player Indoor Spa Area: With 13m x 3m heated (28ºC) swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, shower and audio system Mirador: Seats 10 comfortably and for an afternoon siesta the 2 sofas double up as day beds Other: Maid service included 6 days a week between 09.00-13.30. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    With ice maker and filtered water dispenser...moreless

  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

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Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Golf Clubs
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
FIVE
Jul 25 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

€5,000
SIX
Aug 29 - Sep 25, 2015
7 night min stay

€3,500
SEVEN
Sep 26 - Oct 30, 2015
7 night min stay

€3,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD €500
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Finca de Palmero is rented on a self catering basis. Rental rates are for the property per week in Euros. We can accept Pounds sterling and US dollars. Please note there are no extra charges for heating the house or swimming pools. Arrival is no earlier than 4pm and departure by 11am. Change over day is Saturday.

Payment by bank transfer please. First payment due is a 30 % non-refundable deposit. We recommend that you take out insurance against cancellation due to unforeseen circumstances. Balance due 28 days before holiday arrival date. Please note that there will be a cash deposit of 500 euros payable on arrival to cover any damage during your stay.This will be returned to you upon departure.


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Location

80 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Malaga
50 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Algeciras
6 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Colmenar
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
La Heriza
35 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Sabinillas

Car: Necessary

Finca de Palmero is 7 kilometres from the village of Gaucín on the road to Colmenár and sits in 24 acres of land, fully fenced, South facing and surrounded by mature trees. Sandy beaches are less than 45 minutes away at Sabinillas and Golf Courses at Valderama, Sotogrande, San Roque, La Duquesa, Alcaidesa, Almenara and Estepona are all less than an hour away. For the more energetic sailing and windsurfing at Tarifa is a 90 minute drive. Or you can take a day trip by hovercraft from Tarifa to Tangiers in Morocco. In the winter skiing in the Sierra Nevada is two and a half hours drive away. Gibraltar Airport is about 60 minutes drive and Malaga Airport about 80 minutes. Nearest shopping is Gaucín which has, 2 banks with cash dispensers, supermarket, petrol station, post office, doctor, medical clinic, pharmacist, municipal tennis court, 2 chldren´s playgrounds and of course, restaurants and tapas bars. Marbella with its shops, restaurants and night life is an hour away!

 

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  • ENJOY A SWIM WHATEVER THE WEATHER

    ENJOY A SWIM WHATEVER THE WEATHER

  • Spacious Salon with lofty beamed ceiling and big comfortable sofas.

    Spacious Salon with lofty beamed ceiling and big comfortable sofas.

  • Large outside dining terrace with fabulous glass pyramid ceiling.

    Large outside dining terrace with fabulous glass pyramid ceiling.

  • Country style kitchen with  modern appliances and separate larder. space.

    Country style kitchen with modern appliances and separate larder. space.

  • Sleep well on our comfortable beds. All guest bedrooms are of good size and charmingly decorated.

    Sleep well on our comfortable beds. All guest bedrooms are of good size and charmingly decorated.

  • Enjoy tapas in our spacious mirador - a perfect space for relaxing or
 entertaining.

    Enjoy tapas in our spacious mirador - a perfect space for relaxing or entertaining.

  • A quiet,shady corner for some reading.

    A quiet,shady corner for some reading.

  • A bird's eye view of the finca

    A bird's eye view of the finca

  • The swimming pool wraps itself around the delightful mirador

    The swimming pool wraps itself around the delightful mirador

  • Relax on our sunny pool side terrace. There are steps leading down to the children's area of the swimming 
pool.

    Relax on our sunny pool side terrace. There are steps leading down to the children's area of the swimming pool.

  • Watch the sun go down from the poolside bar

    Watch the sun go down from the poolside bar

  • Relax in at this swish, spacious and very exclusive finca.

    Relax in at this swish, spacious and very exclusive finca.

  • Enjoy the sumptuous salon - a discreet audio sound system allow you to play your favourite music.

    Enjoy the sumptuous salon - a discreet audio sound system allow you to play your favourite music.

  • South facing terrace and swimming pool with spectacular panoramic views.

    South facing terrace and swimming pool with spectacular panoramic views.

  • A delightfully large and spacious Master Bedroom with four poster
king size bed and separate
dressing room.

    A delightfully large and spacious Master Bedroom with four poster king size bed and separate dressing room.

  • This spacious, ground floor, double bedroom leads out onto the sun terrace and mirador.

    This spacious, ground floor, double bedroom leads out onto the sun terrace and mirador.

  • Plenty of parking space which can easily accommodate 10+ cars.

    Plenty of parking space which can easily accommodate 10+ cars.

  • You enter the finca through impressive, antique, double doors.

    You enter the finca through impressive, antique, double doors.

  • Welcome to Finca de Palmero - a truly wonderful
country house in an unrivaled location.

    Welcome to Finca de Palmero - a truly wonderful country house in an unrivaled location.

  • The en-suite bathroom provides country style luxury with the large shower, double basins, jacuzzi bath, bidet, toilet and hand made tiles.

    The en-suite bathroom provides country style luxury with the large shower, double basins, jacuzzi bath, bidet, toilet and hand made tiles.

  • Enjoy the aromas of the stone terraced herb garden with its fabulous moon gate.

    Enjoy the aromas of the stone terraced herb garden with its fabulous moon gate.

  • Pool side bar with log fire,  kitchenette, fridge, freezer and CD player

    Pool side bar with log fire, kitchenette, fridge, freezer and CD player

  • Poolside dining

    Poolside dining

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, german, spanish
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 20%
  • Calendar last updated 07/30/2015
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