Can Pedragos is perfectly situated to explore the surrounding mountains, the famous volcanic areas of la Garrotxa, and the ancient Romanesque medieval villages (Besalu 10 mins) and churches of the area.
The beautiful capital of the province ,Girona, at only 40 min drive. High mountain villages and towns such as Camprodon, Setcases and Ripoll less than an hour away.
Its an hours drive to the ski resort of Vallter 2000, and the high pyrenean hiking routes. In the other direction the beautiful coast of the Costa Brava, the wild, unspoilt Cap de Creus, beaches and villages are also less than an hour away on quiet,easy roads.
We have amazing weather all year; so you can enjoy walking , hiking, rock climbing, birdwatching or simply surrounding yourself with the amazing views we have from the house .
There are rock climbing areas 2 minutes from the house or at 15 minutes in the well known Sadernes gorge.
Swimming; amazing gorge rock pools within walking distance or the natural lake of Banyoles 25 mins drive away. Also a beautiful outside swimming pool in the Village of Tortella (5 mins) with amazing mountain views and its own bar.
Can Pedragós is a typical Catalan Farm house (Masia). Recently restored, it dates from around the XIV century.
The house has 3 Floors:
Ground floor: (originally for animals) is an open space ideal for storing your equipment, bicycles etc..
First Floor: Consists of a Sitting room with DVD,TV and Wifi, it has two comfortable sofas and two double Juliet balconies with views to open fields ,the olive grove in the distance, and the medieval castle of Sales de Llierca.
On this floor there is also a large dining room, a double bedroom, laundry room and bathroom with a full sized bath.
Also a spacious fully equipped kitchen with log burner and balcony doors to a stone staircase that leads to the private back garden with mountain views, seating and BBQ area.
Second Floor: Triple bedroom useful for children, this room can also be turned into a double if required.
Two further double bedrooms, both with lovely views.
Two shower rooms.
A large, very light sitting room with 2 sofas and TV. This is an ideal room for children , or for adults to relax together.
Exterior: There is a large parking area and a variety of seating areas for relaxing, eating or simply taking in the peace and spectacular views.
The garden surrounds the house and is totally private. And then surrounded by 45 acres of fields and indigenous woods (mediterranean oaks ,olive groves), which are at your disposal for you to explore from your doorstep.
We live in the converted outbuildings next door, which is a separate building with its own entrance and parking area; We are available to help you as little or as much as you desire.