CORTIJO LAS OLIVAS La Finca
Villa | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
Cortijo Las Olivas comprises of 3 stylish and well equipped self-catering villas, a large pool and Mediterranean Rose Gardens.
La FINCA, La HACIENDA and La CASITA
Sleeps 5, 4 and 2 respectively
This advert is for La FINCA - Sleeps 5
Villas are available to rent individually or all together for larger groups.
La Finca is our largest cottage and caters for up to 5 people. Opening out onto our colourful Mediterranean Rose Garden, La Finca boasts a balcony with panoramic views of the mountains, pool and gardens. We provide Wi-Fi access at a small charge of €1 per day so you can connect your laptop or iPhone to our broadband ADSL service. This access is available not only in the Finca but throughout the complex including by the pool and in the Gardens.
We also provide a laundry service at the small charge of €5 per load.
This elegant and tranquil mountain valley complex is only 45 minutes from Malaga Airport and within easy access of Malaga, Granada, Cordoba, Marbella, Seville and Costa-del-Sol. Enjoy a taste of "the Real Spain" close to the picturesque "Pueblo Blanco" (White Town) of Iznajar, perched beside the spectacular aquamarine Lake of Andalucia.
Our three rental villas make Cortijo Las Olivas a very special place offering outstanding self-service accommodation in a peaceful setting. We have spellbinding panoramic views of the surrounding countryside, colourful and tranquil Mediterranean style rose gardens and a mountain spring water swimming pool, providing that special vacation destination for either a restful holiday, or a base from which to explore the many treasures that Andalucia has to offer.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Iznajar Lake beach 3 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
All 3 villas have been designed and built by the present owners with a high standard of workmanship and comfort in mind. The accommodation is spacious, bright and modern. Yet the villa oozes an Andalucian feel and charm. Interior decor is to a high standard. Tastefully and comfortably furnished, and equipped to a high specification.
LA FINCA - Sleeps 5
La Finca is our largest cottage and caters for up to 5 people. Opening out onto our colourful Mediterranean Rose Garden, La Finca boasts fantastic views of the surrounding countryside and gardens from its Panoramic balcony. We provide supplementary Wi-Fi access for our guests so you can connect your laptop or iPhone to our broadband ADSL service. This service is only €7 per week. This access is available not only in La Finca but throughout the complex including by the pool and in the Courtyard. Other villas sleeping 2 and 5 are available, please enquire.
You will find La Finca caters to your needs with a welcome pack of tea, sugar, coffee, and all the basic condiments you could need for your stay so that you don't need to rush out to the shops right away, not to mention a hearty welcome from Jess, who will ensure you need for nothing during your stay.
All the doors and windows have shutters and mosquito nets and all floors are fully tiled, which helps keep the villa cool in the summer months. With Eco-heaters throughout to take the edge of the cold in winter. La Finca has satellite television, dvd player, board games and access to wifi internet connection.
Clean linen and towels are provided and changed at the end of each week.
|Further details outdoors|
Jess and Lianne take great pride in the outside areas of Cortijo Las Olivas, and over the years have worked hard to design and cultivate a beautiful Mediterranean Rose Garden which is a stunning rainbow of colour for most of the year round, complete with Orange trees, lemon trees and grape vines. Nestled within the Rose Gardens is a sun terrace complete with dining area, pool table, brick built Barbecue and bar. There is a refrigerator unit for guests to chill their drinks.
The Villas also share a very large 10x5 swimming pool which is fed by underwater mountain spring water. The cleanest and freshest swim you will ever have. Surrounding the pool is a large sun terrace where you can relax on the sun loungers provided and shaded areas for relief from the Spanish sun. The pool area also includes a raised sun terrace, an outdoor shower and table tennis
In addition, La Finca has its own private dining patio and balcony with table and chairs.
The 3 villas, gardens and pool area are completely private and enclosed with private guests entrance, making Cortijo Las Olivas the perfect, safe getaway for families with young children.
We have copious amounts of private, off road parking.
There is no light pollution at Cortijo Las Olivas and on a clear night, which is most nights, you will see the satellites, the international space station, shooting stars and the Milky Way in all it's magnificent glory!
The Andalucia region
Cortijo Las Olivas sits in the heart of Andalucia in the region where Cordoba, Malaga and Granada meet and makes a fantastic base for sight seeing in there three historic areas. In Granada you have the world famous Alhambra and Generalife... an absolute must for the avid sight seer, not to mention the stunning cobbled streets and a city that oozes history and culture from every door and window. In Cordoba, you must visit the Mosquita and in the newer city of Malaga there are endless leisure pursuits and sight seeing tours to keep both children and adults alike entertained. For all the art lovers, make sure you visit the birthplace of Picasso and his art museum. Andalucia itself is a stunning landscape and a photographers paradise, with new sights around every corner... perfect for bird watchers and hikers... maybe take a trip to El Torcal nature reserve and see the million year old rock formations... see the ancient burial sights and churches of Antequera and of course spend a lot of time at the Aquamarine lakes of Iznajar, the second largest lake in Spain and only a 3 minute drive from Cortijo Las Olivas!! spend a day on the beach and enjoy the beach bar light refreshments!
Fuente Del Conde
Iznajar is a stunning white hilltop Spanish village overlooking one of the most beautiful lakes you will ever see! with a variety of banks with ATM's - village hospital cafes, restaurants and bars. There are a wide variety of shops:- butchers, fruit / veg, pharmacy, ironmongers, optician etc. The locals are extremely pleasant and helpful - you will find it like shopping in a bygone era. Food is cheap and of good quality.
Other local activities include horse riding, walking, bird watching, cycling and tennis, sailing or fishing on the lake.
There are also plenty of people offering yoga, massage or drive the children to the Wolf park, Donkey sanctuary, to the water park
Rute: a further ten minutes up the road has a great supermarket, “Mercadona, the famous Anis museum, a chocolate factory and a Flamenco bar.
Antequera: boasts a number of supermarkets, large shopping area with boutiques, numerous bars and restaurants, plus La Vironique shopping mall with Eroski hypermarket, food hall and cinema. In the town there is a bull ring with restaurant. These aren’t the only attractions -there is an old alcazaba at the top of the town, El Torre del Homenaje, with terrific views.
Markets:- there are weekly markets in most of the towns and villages.
Good selection of local restaurants and bars in the surrounding area a number on the A33 maximum of 20 minutes drive, all have menu in English if required:- El Charcon (resembles a castle), Bar Rossi, Hotel Caserio de Iznajar by the lake, La Paloma, Le Maison (by station Salinas) with the up market option Barclo La Bobadilla Hotel.
There is no light pollution at Cortijo Las Olivas offering views of the night sky like you've never seen before! The Milky Way has to be seen to be believed on a warm Andalucian night.
For more information on what to do in Iznajar and for information on local traditions, cuisines, festivals, leisure activities etc please see our websire www.cortijolasolivas.com
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20 Aug 2013
"Beautiful place, excellent value"
We spent a fortnight at Cortijo las Olivas, one week just my husband and myself then we were joined by our grown up son so we moved from La Hacienda to La Finca half way through our stay. Both could m… More
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