Finca | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
The house is situated in a forest area with many wild animals around. If you rent a room you will will have access to a shared kitchen, and living room. The house has been finished in 2013 and is furnished in a modern Scandinavian style. Outside you can enjoy life just outside the house or use one of the benches further down the terrain. From the house you might be lucky to spot a dear, a mountain goat or a wild boar. From the living room, one of the bedrooms and from the area outside you have a panoramic view towards the national park "Muela de Cortes".On a clear day you have more than 30 km uninterrupted views towards the natural park. In the nearby mountains there are many tracks for walking or mountain biking. Nearby, close to Cortes de Pallás you can swim in the dam / river "Jucar" or join the river boat for a 15 km trip up and down the river and see what the locals call "the Spanish Grand canyon" or you can walk up to the beautiful waterfall and the old castle or stroll around in Cortes de Pallas and have a coffee at the square. Close to Cofrentes you can visit the Spa and have a nice day with different types of massage. Beautiful twisted roads though woods, mountains and rivers are what you will enjoy around the house. The local village "Venta de Gaeta" has around 100 inhabitants during summer and fewer in wintertime, but even small, the local bar/ restaurant is always open. They also have a butcher shop where you can buy lambs from their own flock of sheep. A big variety of homemade sausages are also for sale. During week-ends the restaurant is a very sought place for a Sunday trip to people from Valencia. In the area is grown a lot of grapes for wine production. The area is called "Requena/Utiel" and makes all types of wine - including a very tasty cava ( Spanish champagne). It is possible to visit vineyards and cooperatives. In the area there is also a production of almonds and olives.
Hunters use this house due to the wast hunting area of more than 3000 hectares of hunting area
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Valencia 70 km, Nearest railway: Bunol 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
The Costa Blanca/Valencia region
The house is situated in a forest and mountain area. Mountains walkers, mountain bikers road bikers, hunters will feel very welcome here as there is lots of possibilities to enjoy your likings. The nature is breathtaking - specially from the top of a mountain. The mountains are around 1000 m high.
Together with the forests and mountains, the area also consists of land growing grapes, almonds and olives. The nearest towns are Bunol and Requena. The last mentioned is the center for wine production. There are several dams where fishing and other recreations next to the water is possible. In February. Requena has the festival of sausages. In March/April there is a big festival in Valencia ( Falla) . All August there are local festivals in the surrounding villages. Also in august there is the famous Tomatina in Bunol where you can "swim" in tomatoes. In August/September Requena have their yearly wine festival.
The climate is very dry and the temperatures varies from about 0 to 35 degrees Celsius with lots of sun, which means that it is often possible to eat lunch outside even in wintertime.