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A Large Andalucian Village House with Free WiFi, Private Pool, Patio and Parking, in the heart of the stunning Lecrin Valley. Casa Epfal is a spacious comfortable 5-bedroomed house sleeping 2 to 10 people in this peaceful village of Melegis offering views over the Lecrin Valley with its orange and lemon, olive and almond trees spreading out in the distance.
The Lecrin Valley runs between the historical city of Granada and the tropical coast of Salobrena. The house is situated in the quiet part of the village were you can walk among the orange and lemon groves.
The Lecrin Valley and Sierra Nevada are famous for walking and cycling enthusiasts. Our meet and greet personnel can supply further information. The Spa town of Lanjaron is 10 mins drive from Melegis. It is well known for its hydrothermal centre which provides spa treatments, massages, thermal beauty treatments and physiotherapy. The Alhambra Palace is also worth a visit.
The Lecrin / Melegis area: Coast/Beach Casa Epfal is only 20 minutes drive away from Motril and Salobrena beaches . There are 2 water parks within a 30 minutes drive that are both excellent for children. In Salobrena you can have a wonderful seafood lunch on the beach and wander around the old town and Moorish castle.
Golf There are three golf courses within 25 minutes drive, Santa Clara being the closest, just 15 minutes drive. Los Moriscos is located on the coast approx 25 minutes away. Granada golf club is located south of Granada approx 25 minutes away
Skiing Sierra Nevada's Sol y Nieve (Sun and Snow) is Europe's most southerly ski resort. You can ski from the end of November to the middle of April. All ski equipment and ski wear can be hired at the resort. The resort offers 85 km of slopes of all grades. Ski passes etc are also purchased at the resort. From Melegis you can be parked in the resort within 50 minutes.
Further Details: Melegis has a population of approx 800, It has two bakeries, two small supermarkets, two bars and restaurants and a tobacconist plus local bank and beautiful old church. Pharmacy, dentist and medical centre in nearby Talara approx 2km. Durcal is the closest large town approx 10 mins drive which has all necessary shops and amenities. You have all you need for a peaceful comfortable stay in what we see as 'real spain', both local restaurants are excellent with wonderful tapas and main meals.
How to get there: Granada airport is approx 25minutes from Melegis. Malaga airport is approx 1 hour 20 minutes and Almeria is approx 1 hour 50 minutes. These are excellent roads and are very pleasant scenic journeys on both inland and coastal routes. Murcia Airport can be reached in approx. 2 hrs 20 minutes which also offers possibilities depending on flight times and costs.
Master bedroom with private balcony and airconditioning overlooking pool and patio
Large bedroom 5 with balcony
All rooms light and airy with some fantastic views as indicated on the photos ...moreless
Casa Epfal has 2 no Bathrooms,
Downstairs bathroom complete with toilet and shower,
Upstairs bathroom complete with toilet , bath and shower plus enclosure over, plus a bidet....moreless
Luxuries: Log fire, DVD player
General: Air conditioning, TV, CD player
Standard: Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities: Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms: Bedrooms (5), Bathrooms (2), Solarium / Roof terrace
Furniture: Single beds (4), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seating for 10, Sleeps maximum of 10
Other: Linen and towels provided.
Outdoors: Balcony / Terrace, Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, BBQ
Access: Parking space at front of gates & on streets
Further Details Indoors:
-Utility room on 2nd floor with access to roof terrace, ironing board provided
-Dining area with table and chairs
-Kitchen also contains the following appliances: juicer, coffee maker and food blender
-Please note that air-conditioning is available only at master bedroom and main living area
Further details outdoors:
- The house has a roof terrace
- The swimming pool is 1.4m deep throughout. It is advised that children are supervised at all times whilst using the pool...moreless
March - June 2015 Mar 15 - Jun 20, 2015 7 night min stay
June - Sept 2015 Jun 21 - Sep 12, 2015 7 night min stay
Sept - December Sep 13 - Dec 13, 2015 7 night min stay
Xmas Period Dec 14 - Jan 3, 2016 7 night min stay
Jan - March 2016 Jan 4 - Mar 13, 2016 7 night min stay
March - June 2016 Mar 14 - Jun 19, 2016 7 night min stay
June - Sept 2016 Jun 20 - Sep 11, 2016 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
No additional mandatory fees
- Deposit of a third of the total must be paid in advance in order to secure the booking
- Deposit will not be refundedif cancellation is made less than 4 weeks before the arrival date
- Final payment must be made by bank transfer 4 weeks prior to holiday. If booked at short notice payment must be made in full by bank transfer
- On arrival a breakage deposit of 200 euros must be paid.
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3 golf courses within 30 minutes drive
Lecrin El valle
Melegis is a beautiful small village in the Lecrin Valley(translated 'the valley of happiness') situated close to lake Beznar, the area is surrounded by Orange and Lemon groves as far as the eye can see, excellent for walking, fishing, cycling and the Ski slopes of the Sierra Navada are just 45 minutes by car, the beaches of the Costa Tropical are only 25 minutes by car and these are some of Spain's most popular resorts, Granada city centre can be reached within 25 minutes with the wonderful Alhambra palace and loads of other interesting buildings.
The village can be reached within 1 hour 20 minutes from Malaga airport, 1 hour 50 minutes from Almeria Airport , 2 hours 15 minutes from Murcia airport and just 25 minutes from Granada airport.
The village has two small grocery shops, two bars/restaurants, a bakery, a tobacconist and a very beautiful old church.
If you are after a peaceful relaxing, bit of real Spain then this is the area to visit, you will not be disappointed.
Golf: There are three golf courses within 25 minutes drive, Santa Clara being the closest, just 15 minutes drive. Los Moriscos is located on the coast approx 25 minutes away. Granada golf club is located south of Granada approx 25 minutes away.
These 3 coursesrepresent and offer very good value for money, all the usual hire facilities are available at reasonable rates.
Ski: The ski resort of the Sierra Navada can be reached by car within 50 minutes from Melegis village, parking is very easy and costs around 8 euro per day, all ski equipment can be rented from a selection of shops, the ski season normally runs from last week in November to mid April.
We ski here every year, it is much cheaper than other European resorts and the sun nearly always shines, it is also nice to get back down into the village after a long days skiing.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Young Married couple with 3 very energetic kids, we use our large Spanish home 4 or 5 times a year and have done from the day we bought it, we spend new year in Melegis and love to experience the 3 kings parade and colourful celebrations, we spend weeks in the summer and we go skiing, Yes Skiing every 17th of march for the week, the ski slopes of the Sierra Navada can be reached by car within 50 minutes, fantastic skiing in bright sunshine, need to experience it to believe it.
Why the Owner Chose Costa Tropical and Granada Province: If you want peace and quiet and recharge your batteries , full south east facing patio with pool and shade if you require, sun all day long on patio from 9am to 7pm , spacious and secure patio with railings and double lockable gates, great for kids , your own orange tree in the patio for fresh orange juice each morning, 5 good sized bedrooms with beautiful views and a/c to dinning area and master bedroom, free WiFi Internet Access throughout the house and patio area.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Uniquely located in the Lecrin Valley ( valley of happiness ) Melegis is a small very 'Spanish' village, 25 minutes from the beaches of Motril & Salobrena, 25 minutes from the beautiful and tourist city of Granada with the Alhambra Palace and loads of Tapas bars and restaurants, less than 10 minute walk through the orange and lemon groves down to Lake Beznar and all approx 1 hr 25mins from Malaga or less than 2 hrs from Almeria.