Villa | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Welcome to Casa de Estrellas! Nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Tejeda mountain range surrounded by vines and almond / olive trees, Casa de Estrellas ( meaning ' House of Stars ' ) is a cosy, comfortable, peaceful villa set in its own land of just under one acre, located between the two beautiful and stunning white villages of Canillas de Aceituno and Sedella.
Both villages have a variety of services to offer - shops, bars / restaurants, chemists, doctors, post office, banks and large municipal swimming pools with all facilities. If you wish to travel further afield, the list is endless – Gibraltar, once seen never forgotten, Marbella and Puerto Banus, Ronda and the magnificent old bullring, Granada and the Alhambra Palace, Cordoba, Seville and Nerja with its stunning Balcon de Europa and the list goes on!
Or if you prefer, why not just sit on one of the south facing terraces of Casa de Estrellas with a nice glass of wine in hand and a bowl of local olives.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Torre del Mar 25 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||5.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga Airport 67 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool|
|General||Air conditioning, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
All bedding and towels provided..Clean linen and towels provided weekly
The property is cleaned prior to your arrival, any further cleaning during your stay can be arranged with the owner if required.
For those cooler winter evenings a portable gas fire is provided.
For those hot months, the master bedroom has air-conditioning and there are additional fans.
There are numerous free Wifi zone's in various bars / restaurants in the nearby villages of Sedella and Canillas de Aceituno.
3G is available in the villa.
|Further details outdoors||
There are two south facing terraces to choose from with stunning views to the sea and surrounding countryside.
From mid June until mid September there is a small above ground plunge pool ( 2.5m x 76cm ) great fun for young children and suitable for adults to cool off in during the hottest months of the year.
Sun loungers are provided and there is also a shaded area complete with wooden table and chairs for Al fresco dining.
There is a gas BBQ.
The owners live just 5 minutes away from the property so should you require any assistance they are always on hand to help.They will be there to meet you on your arrival in Canillas de Aceituno and will then show you to your accommodation.
The Andalucia region
The nearest beach is at Torre del Mar and is an approximate drive of 40 minutes. Known as Playa de Torre del Mar it stretches for 4kms. It is also one of the areas widest beaches and so even in the summer there is plenty of sand to go around.
The nearest golf course is located at Torre del Mar, Baviera Golf is an 18 hole course, an approximate drive of 30 minutes or a little further away is Anoreta, approx 45 mins. Neither require membership to play.
Canillas de Aceituno
Both Canillas de Aceituno ( approx 5.5kms ) and Sedella ( approx 7.5kms ) are about a 10 minute drive away or a gentle stroll of 40 minutes. Canillas de Aceituno has all the facilities that you may require, shops, butchers, bakery, banks, doctors, post office, chemists, bars and some great restaurants. There is also a large municipal swimming pool which charges a nominal fee for the whole day with it's own bar / restaurant.
Dates for the diary are - the last Sunday in April which is the Feast of the Virgin de la Cabeza and the Village Feria which is always the second weekend in August and lasts for 3 days.
Sedella ( in the other direction ) is a slightly smaller village than Canillas de Aceituno but once again has all the main facilities that you would require. Also has a large municipal pool open from mid June to mid September.
Dates for the diary are - San Anton on the 17th January ( the blessing of the animals ) and the Village Feria which is always the first weekend in August and lasts for 3 days.
Both villages are well worth a visit , both are steeped in Moorish history and both have buildings still standing from the time when The Moors occupied this part of Spain.
There is a fully comprehensive information pack in the villa including maps, walking routes and places of interest to visit.
Wine tasting trips can be arranged for you @ 5 euro per person and a walking guide can be arranged if you wish. Please mention when booking.