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Fabulous large private heated swimming pool

Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 9

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Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 9

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 45 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

'WALNUT FARM' consists of 2 villas set in a private enclosed enormous garden with walnut, olive & fruit trees. The property is decorated & furnished to a very high standard. Each villas includes Satellite TV, chiminea BBQ, & private patios/pergolas. Luxury bathroom or 2 x en-suites. There are garden games including giant Jenga & giant chess, sun loungers, pool towels & much more - a real "home from home" experience - but with better weather ! Chill out, unwind and forget about the stresses of everyday life.

CASA MARGUERITA : sleeps up to 5 . It has an open plan lounge & dining room with beamed ceilings and integral modern kitchen, and 2 bedrooms. There is a high quality sofa bed in the lounge to accommodate the 5th person. There is a beautifully tiled luxury main bathroom with large corner bath, shower and a separate en-suite toilet room with basin to the 2nd bedroom.

CASA ROSA : the 2nd villa sleeps up to 4. It is at the same location but not attached. Casa Rosa also has 2-bedrooms but both are en-suite. It also has an open plan lounge & dining room with beamed ceilings & integral modern kitchen. It has 2 beautifully tiled en-suite bathrooms. Everthing is furnished & fully equipped to the highest standards. Each villa can be booked separately or together are perfect for larger groups & extended families.

Surrounded by stunning views of the Sierra de las Cabras mountains, Walnut Farm is ideal for a peaceful & relaxing holiday, yet is also within easy reach Antequera, other local villages, and other attractions including El Torcal, El Chorro & Lake Iznajar. Antequera Golf & Country Club is only 10 mins drive away. There are 3 restaurants and 2 convenience stores 2 mins away and an Adventure Centre with many and varied activiteis just 3km away. Across from the Adventure Centre is a fabulous country restaurant. We have our own website with 'VIRTUAL TOURS' (similar to video) and many more photographs. Please see the link below in the 'Contact Owner' box

Size Sleeps up to 9, 4 bedrooms
Nearest beach Torremolinos 45 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Malaga 40 km, Nearest railway: Antequera 8 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Private outdoor pool (heated), Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (heated)
General TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms
Furniture
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details outdoors

Fully tiled magnificent large heated swimming pool (10m x 5m with Roman steps) plus large surrounding terrace with 10 sunloungers, parasols and outdoor shower. There is a shallow and a deep end. There are lilos and pool games provided.

There is a separate utility room at the bottom of the garden housing a washing machine, freezer and additional fridge, with iron and ironing board. There is a small library with books, games, CDs and DVDs. Several outdoor games including giant chess and 'jenga' are provided.

Further details

10% 'Early Bird discount' can be deducted if bookings made by 31st Jan 2014 for 2014 bookings (excluding mid July - end Aug)

The superb large heated swimming pool is open from beginning of April until the end of November and shared only with guests from the other villa.

CASA ROSA is ideal for 2 couples sharing or for a couple with older chidren or 4 adults, as one of the bedrooms has a separate entrance, which is great for added privacy. This makes it not as suitable for families with very young children. The other villa, Casa Marguerita (ref 10108), would suit young children better.

Both houses booked together at Walnut Farm makes it a perfect holiday for extended large families, with in-laws or for 2 groups of friends/family where you want to holiday together but in privacy. You will have the whole of Walnut Farm to yourselves! There is nothing better than eating outside in true Spanish style. The garden furniture from each house can be joined together and all 9 people can eat as one big family on the large patio/pergola of Casa Marguerita which overlooks the pool. In the summer months many families swim until very late at night and there is even pool lighting!

Star gazing at night time with a bottle of wine is truly exceptional at Walnut Farm. There is very little light pollution and so the sky is just lit up to gaze at and dream under!

WALNUT FARM IS ALSO IDEAL FOR CORPORATE BOOKINGS TOO. Antequera Golf is within 10 mins which includes a spectacular 18 hole Golf Course, surrounded by the beautiful natural park, El Torcal. The length of the course is over 6000 metres and its surroundings in the natural environment and the special character of real inland Andalusia makes it an experience not to forget. The course is a challenge for professional and amateurs with a variety of interesting golf shots. Different options to play every hole according to your level of golf. The course offers a professional shop, practice area (with illuminated driving range), putting greens, chipping zones, bar, cafeteria, 2 restaurants and a conference room. There is even an indoor heated swimming pool, SPA, sauna and steam room!

Just 3 kms away from Walnut Farm is the incredible 'Las Navillas' Adventure Centre where your group can enjoy paintballing, horseriding, wall climbing, archery, zip slides across the moutain, 4x4 jeep mountain trips, and the fantastic experience of quad biking in groups up mountain tracks! Special packages can be arranged for you and negotiated by the owner for your group.

So why not enjoy a couple of amazing 'Adventure Days' in between a 'Golf Day' and then some 'Lazy Days' around the pool with games and competitions and then barbecueing altogether at night time al fresco! And then party in true Spanish style under the stars!

The Andalucia region

Our guests have told us that Walnut Farm is ideally located for getting to see many different attractions, both locally and further afield. Granada (1 Hour) Seville (1.5 hours) Gibraltar ( 1.5 hours) Ronda (45 mins) and Cordoba are all well worth seeing. Some travel writers have dubbed the region "The Andalucian Lake District " and the area remains unspoilt by commercialism. Between the craggy mountains surrounding Ronda and Antequera there are around 6 lakes, each one a magnet for wildlife. The turquoise lakes of El Chorro are surrounded by soaring limestone crags with eagles frequently spotted circling around. There is also a fantastic railway walk which climbs around the gorge.

The climate - Summers are always very hot with rain rare between May and October. Winter months can still be warm but evenings are noticeably cooler.

Antequera

Antequera, just 10 mins away from Walnut Farm is a Roman Town with many historic buildings, beautiful churches, a Moorish Castle, bullring, and other places of interest, and you can join a "Town Trail" from the Tourist Information office. Enjoy tapas, a special evening meal or just a drink in one of the many bars and restaurants. Just 10 minutes out of Antequera you can vist the unique and incredibly spectacular scenery of El Torcal - with many signposted walks of varying length and difficulty.

Fuentra de Piedra, a natural salt water lake and ornithologists paradise with thousands of flamingoes and other wildlfe is only 30 mins away. Granada and the magnificent Alhambra Palace is definitely not to be missed, and Seville one of the largest historical centres in Europe can be reached by car or from the train station in Antequera. Cordoba with its Great Mosque is considered the eighth wonder of the world. Closer by Villanueva de Trabucco, Villanueva de Rosario and Colmenar are typical Spanish villages.

Lake Iznajar (about 40 mins) has a beach and you can rent pedaloes or canoes and go sailing. Lake Vinuela is another beautiful lake where you can find several restaurants with wonderful views to enjoy. There are many local fiestas taking place throughout the Summer in all the nearby villages. The larger ones in Malaga and Antequera usually take place in August.

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Review 1-9 of 9

13 Apr 2015

4/5

"Two villas are better than one!"

Copied from review of Rosa (friends stayed im Margarita) This was our second visit, this we brought our friends to enjoy the tranquility and sunshine. We all relaxed into the Spanish lifestyle of lazy days by the pool, long lunches and late night sat around the barbeque, within half an hour of arrival. The journey from the airport took around 40 mins and was well signposted. The welcome pack gave us time to settle in before doing a big shop the next day in the charming town of Antequera, a trip of about 15 mins, where we found all the shopping we could ever need, including Aldi and Lidl. Also in the town are many bars serving tapas, ice cream parlours and excellent restaurants. On the way back we called in at one of the three hotels at our junction, for a coffee and use the free Wi Fi, or weefee as the locals pronounce it. We thought we would miss the internet coverage, but its absence adds to the feeling of escaping the ratrace at home. Although we spent most of our time at the villas, we did venture to visit the Alhambra in Granada (stunning!) and a treat for the kids - a day at the water park in Torremolinos. We will come again and our friends have vowed to return with other members of their family. A great place for two families or one huge one to stay and relax. A part of Spain as yet unspoilt by mass tourism but stiill with all life's nessecities.

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      Calendar last updated:22 Jul 2015

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