About the home
This property is what everyone dreams about; south facing with sun all day, panoramic views across the olive groves and mountains. The lake and town of Iznajar is just down the road.
Iznajar is one of the most beautiful areas of southern Spain and is only a 1 hour drive north of Malaga airport and on your journey from Malaga you will pass the town of Antequera which has the most monuments and churches in Andalucia as well as a great tuesday outdoor market and this is one town that you should visit during your stay.
The town of Iznajar with its ancient castle, churches, shops, bars and restaurants. New indoor sport centre complete with full gym of which you can use during your stay and is very reasonable priced. The lake offers water sports, angling, camping and bars/restaurants on a beach area. Excellent shopping facilities in Rute, 15 minute drive which is where we do most of our own shopping and the Mercadona supermarket where you can purchase all your needs( except cloths and electricals etc ) and has a great fish and meat section . Rute being famous for its hams, chocolates and liqueurs, their museums and factories are worth a visit. Larger towns of Lucena this town also having a great outdoor market which is on Wednesday and Antequera are a 30/40 minutes drive for shopping malls, hypermarkets etc both of these towns have a Lidl and a Aldi. Antequera also has an excellent 18 hole golf course.
The city of Cordoba is 1.5 hour drive and the city offers excellent shopping and site seeing such as the roman bridge, cathedral and the jewish quarter etc.The city of Granada again travel time about the same as Cordoba with its famous Alhambra Palace and Gardens ( We advise to book tickets in advance as they only allow so many in each day). Seville is about 2 hours drive.
If you fancy a day down on the coast it takes over an hour to get to the beach that we use when we go down there called La Colina. There are some really beautiful beaches and if you want the kids to have some fun then you can take them to Aqua Park or Tivilo World which has rides, shows etc and is open from 11.00 am every day to late plus there are other attractions down there also.
Coming back to the Iznajar area it is an area of outstanding beauty and peaceful and there are plenty of things to do but people come to this area just to relax but I can give you more information when you arrive for your holiday.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Malaga, 80km|
|Will consider:||Short breaks|
Nearest amenities: 5km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Pool:||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General:||TV, Video player, CD player, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||4 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms|
|Furniture:||Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 8|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
The property has been renovated, decorated and furnished to a very high standard.
• Family room / Dining area: Seating and dining table with 8 chairs. Large free standing log burner.
• Kitchen: Next to family room.
• Utility room: Next to kitchen.
• Office: Next to family room.
• Library / Study.
• 4 Bedrooms all finished to the highest standard.
• 2 Bathrooms one being a walk in shower room all with luxurious fittings
The 4 bedrooms 2 of which have king size beds and one has a queen size bed and the attic bedroom with its beautiful restored beams has 2 double beds.Please note that all beds are top quality with spring mattresses.
Further details outdoors:
The property has walls and decorative railings surrounding the land of 2,390m2. Entrance to the property via tarmac road.
House sits in the middle of the property and is 319m2 plus interior patio and terraces of 261m2. Swimming Pool is 13mtr x 6mtr with waterfall (one depth all over for safe swimming), Fishpond with waterfall. Property is connected to town water which is safe to drink. We also have our own water well for filling the pool, fishpond and automatic irrigation system for the gardens which have many ornamental plants, shrubs, trees and varieties of fruit trees. We also have our own small vegetable garden which you are welcome to pick any vegetables and fruit when in season.
A welcome pack consisting of milk, bread, butter, cereal, marmalade, fruit and a few extras will be in the kitchen for you on arrival as the shops in the area are not open on a Sunday.
The owner will be residing in the other part of the property and will be on hand to clean the pool every other day and to answer any questions with regards to your stay, where to visit in the area, local events ,restaurants, etc but will not interfere with your holiday as we want you to enjoy yourselves.
This property is also for sale. The owner has advised that holiday rental bookings are still being taken and will be honoured. Please be aware of this when enquiring and making bookings.
Changeover day is normally Saturday but we can be flexible and is for a minimum stay of 4 days, please contact us for price and for any extra days stay above our weekly rates. Arrival is from 4.00 pm and on the day of departure no later than 10.00 am.
A deposit of 50% of the rental is due when you book your holiday details of which will be sent to you and the balance is payable 30 days prior to your date of arrival.
On confirmation of your booking I will inform you that the payment has been made once cleared into our account and will send to you the directions from Malaga airport or wherever you maybe arriving in Spain to Finca Brigadoon in Iznajar. The balance of your rental plus the Damages/Insurance payment which is 300,00 GBP is due 30 days prior to arrival.
You can if you wish transfer the whole amount of the balance including the insurance if you find it easier than carrying cash with you to Spain where we would then transfer after your stay the 300,00 GBP back into your account minus any payment for agreed damages this normally is within 7 days or you can pay the 300,00 GBP in cash on the day of your arrival. This cash would obviously be returned to you on day of departure after property check.
The Andalucia / Cordoba Province region
The journey starts here from Finca Brigadoon which can take you to the cities of Cordoba, Granada and Seville but you will find towns like Lucena which is famous for it furniture factories. Montilla for its wines.Cabra for its cheese and on our own doorstep 15 minutes up the road the town of Rute being famous for it hams, chocolates and liqueurs one being the anise where a visit to the towns museums and factories is worthwhile.
The Iznajar / Los Juncares area
The name Iznajar has an Arab origin- hisn ( castle ) ashar ( happy ). The castle has only been opend to the public recently after a lengthy restoration programme as well as the beautiful church that stands next to the castle. Los juncares, Iznajar is situated at the southern tip of the La Subbetica (national park) which is in the province of Cordoba. The regions natural park and reserves, monuments, archaelogical heritage, handcrafts and customs make up an unforgettable tourist adventure. Iznajar has a number of festivals throughout the year, April is the month of Semana Santo ( easter ) and May being the month of the Romano where all the local villages surrounding Iznajar converge together on the lakeside with their decorated floats and horses then in June you have the feria ( fair ) where all the locals party for 3 days until the early hours of the morning. September is a busy month in Spain as all the towns have many fiestas, iznajar having its own fiesta which again has the locals and visiting families, friends and tourists parting for many days.
How to get there
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Travelling by air to Malaga airport where you can pick up a hire car from many of the companies that operate at the airport. Leaving the airport you follow the signs for Malaga and then the signs for Cordoba, Granada and it takes just over 1 hour to Iznajar. If you were to arrive at Granada airport again there are car hire companies and after leaving the airport you follow the signs for Malaga, Seville A92 and the travel time to Iznajar is just over 1 hour from either airport.
Activities near Iznajar
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 2|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|LATE WINTER||5 Jan 13||30 Mar 13||£ 552||£ 84||£ 93||4 Nights|
|SPRING||30 Mar 13||1 Jun 13||£ 588||£ 101||£ 112||4 Nights|
|EARLY SUMMER 2013||1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 625||-||-||1 Week|
|HIGH SUMMER 2013||29 Jun 13||31 Aug 13||£ 699||-||-||1 Week|
|LATE SUMMER/AUTUMN 2013||31 Aug 13||26 Oct 13||£ 607||-||-||1 Week|
|Prices for group size 4|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|LATE WINTER||5 Jan 13||30 Mar 13||£ 630||£ 109||£ 120||4 Nights|
|SPRING||30 Mar 13||1 Jun 13||£ 672||£ 115||£ 126||4 Nights|
|EARLY SUMMER 2013||1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 714||-||-||1 Week|
|HIGH SUMMER 2013||29 Jun 13||31 Aug 13||£ 798||-||-||1 Week|
|LATE SUMMER/AUTUMN 2013||31 Aug 13||26 Oct 13||£ 693||-||-||1 Week|
|Prices for group size 8|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|LATE WINTER||5 Jan 13||30 Mar 13||£ 788||£ 135||£ 149||4 Nights|
|SPRING||30 Mar 13||1 Jun 13||£ 840||£ 144||£ 158||4 Nights|
|EARLY SUMMER 2013||1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 893||-||-||1 Week|
|HIGH SUMMER 2013||29 Jun 13||31 Aug 13||£ 998||-||-||1 Week|
|LATE SUMMER/AUTUMN 2013||31 Aug 13||26 Oct 13||£ 867||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
A deposit of 50% of the rental is due when you book your holiday, details of which will be sent to you and the balance is payable 30 days prior to your date of arrival.
On confirmation of your booking I will inform you that the payment has been made once cleared into our account.
The balance of your rental plus the Damages/Insurance payment which is 300,00 GBP is also due 30 days prior to arrival. N
You can if you wish transfer the whole amount of the balance including the insurance if you find it easier than carrying cash with you to Spain where we would then transfer after your stay the 300,00 GBP back into your account minus any payment for agreed damages or you can pay the 300,00 GBP in cash on the day of your arrival. This cash would obviously be returned to you on day of departure after property check.Book
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