Casa Milagrossa, Lake Viñuela
Finca | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
When we bought Milagrossa it was FEATURED IN SPANISH HOMES MAGAZINE** A village house with pool and terraces, set on the edge of the quiet white village of Los Romanes on the western side of Lake Viñuela. Five minutes walk from village shop, bar and restaurants. WIFI available for 2014 at small surcharge to booked price.
Private 8m x 4m swimming pool, with Roman steps and shallow ledge all the way around the edge making it safe for children.
BBQ and terraces with fantabulouso views down to Lake Viñuela and across to Mount Maroma within the Tejada National Park. Our home will appeal to those of you who enjoy the countryside but don't want to feel isolated, who wish to enjoy the real Spain in the nearby local villages.
The interior is a mix of Spain and IKEA . It is homely and cosy and loved a lot! Many, many guests feel it to be a real 'home from home' This is our 9th year with Holidaylettings!
We are situated right on the edge of the village next to the village school. The school term ends in June and commences in late September.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Torre Del Mar - less 20 minutes 18 km|
|Will consider||House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga 45 km, Nearest railway: Malaga 45 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
|Further details indoors|
Front bedroom looks down to the lake with fantastic views and has an IKEA white wrought iron large double bed. Has en suite shower/wc/basin. This is a lovely sunny room with early morning sunrises which will make you want to grab your camera and start taking pictures as soon as you wake up. Wall mounted Air/heating Conditioning unit
The rear bedroom looks onto the pool and olive groves, and in the distance are the fabulous mountain ranges up to the Zafarrya mountain pass, this room has twin beds, and catches the evening sunsets. Wall mounted Air Conditioning/heating unit. These twin beds can be joined together to make a 6ft bed if that suits clients needs.
The middle bedroom has double antique wooden/wrought iron French doors opening out onto the pool terrace. A lovely Mediterranean feel to this room with wrought Iron double bed. Fantastic views of the countryside and mountains beyond. Wall mounted air conditioning/heating unit.
Bright and sunny lounge with air conditioning/heating unit. Wood Burning stove, two couches, coffee tables. English and Spanish Satellite free to view TV/DVD player.
|Further details outdoors|
Large rustic terraces on three levels to the rear of the house and also on the lakeside of the house, where you have the most spectacular, uninterupted views to Lake Viñuela and the highest peak of Mount Maroma and the mountains of the Tejeda National Park. Provided with sun loungers and cushions. Table and chairs which you can move around the garden to follow the sun or shade ... which ever you want!
Poolside is edged with palm trees and the garden has olive/almond groves to three sides of the property.
There is a BBQ on the edge of the pool terrace. A driftwood/pebble and cactus garden with mini palm trees to the front terrace.
Spend walm balmy nights dining al fresco - with lighting on the terrace, enjoy the most of the beautiful Andalucian summer nights - take the candle laterns out to the terrace and watch the night sky. It is absolutely beautiful, and if you can be there when there is a full moon over the lake..... wow!
The terrace at the rear of the house has an 8 x 4 meter swimming pool, with 'Roman' steps into the pool and a shallow shelf all the way around the sides. Lights in the pool for night swimming
There are two wooden pergolas, an olive and fig tree for shade.
Patio furniture, including rustic tiled seating areas to the front and rear aspects. Sun loungers and cushions.
Los Romanes village school is next door to Milagrossa. The school term ends in June for three months. The school is screened off from the house by high fencing which makes the garden totally private. There are palm trees and exotic climbing plants growing up and giving tropical backdrop to the patio.
Friendly local Bi Lingual Home Managers who are there to meet you and live close by if you need help during your stay.
Non-refundable booking deposit of 20% is required to guarantee booking.
A returnable security deposit of £200 is required with the final payment, prior to giving out keys to our property.
This is returned from the UK within 14 days of return from your holiday
The Andalucia region
Mediterranean Sea - Beach closest to home is TORRES DEL MAR, Calette del Mar, La Morche, Torrox. You can be there within 20 minutes. The famous town of Nerja is about half an hour drive along the coast. Nerja is great at weekends to promenade and enjoy the restaurants and bars.
Miles of sundrenched beaches strung with seafood restaurants just great for a leisurely lunch at a Chiringuito restaurant with fresh barbecued Sardines and an ice cold cerveza or vino!
Great for exploring inland rural Andalusia and beautiful whitewashed villages such as COMPETA, SAYALONGA, SEDELLA and COMARES to name but a few.
The Tejeda National Park with Mount Maroma are easily accessed on the other side of the Lake. Organised walks and horse riding days out can be booked during your stay.
NERJA CAVES, FRIGILANA, GRANADA, SEVILLE AND MALAGA, EL TORCA and the FLAMINGO LAKE are all great places to visit from Milagrossa
Los Romanes hosts three main annual, and many smaller, festivals. The first is during the first weekend in May when a romeria, involving a 4 kilometre procession following a scenic route around the lake, takes place. Refreshments and tapas are provided free-of-charge along the way. The three-day event finishes in a picturesque spot beside the lake with camping, BBQs, picnics, beer tents, horse shows and other amusements and attractions.
In June, the next fiesta takes place around the market square when flamenco music and dancing, food and wine are freely provided.
The main town festival takes place in mid-August when again different types of music plus flamenco are performed and huge pans of paella are cooked in the streets.
There is a mini-market and bar in the village as well as four main restaurants around the village, about five minutes at most. It doesn't stop here though as there are many more within a half hour drive. However, on many nights it is great just to get some fresh fish or meat and use the BBQ by the pool as much as you can!
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28 Aug 2013
"Great villa, great location, views you can only dream of"
This was a great relaxing break, made due to great views, spotless villa with all the utensils needed to be self sufficient.If you want to sample the real Spanish way then this is the one for you, awa… More
23 Jul 2013
"Beautiful well kept Villa in a perfect location"
My friends and I loved Casa Milagrossa as it was perfect for what we wanted. We're all in our early 20's so looking for somewhere we could relax but also have loads of things to do too. It… More
28 Apr 2013
"....Breath taking views over lake vinuela"
The first time we stayed at this very comfortable home with breathtaking views we were just a couple, but this time we returned as husband and wife on our honeymoon and again our breaths were taken aw… More
31 Jul 2012
"Good Quality Accommodation in a Lovely Area."
Just off the beaten track, to avoid the normal tourist trail, but easily accessible, the area around Lake Vinuela is a lovely setting for a family holiday, and provides a good base to explore the wid… More
15 Jul 2012
"A lovley spanish retreat where you can relax and enjoy the splendor of the real spain."
The property was well equipped with lovley homley touches. The space was more than enough for our 2 teenagers and a 3 year old especially with the large outdoor space. It was wonderful to have great v… More
For future guests, we replaced the Air Conditioning units at the end of the 2012 season for more powerful wall mounted ones.
15 Jul 2012
"Our most relaxing holiday ever."
The views from Casa Milagrossa are unbelievable. We rose every morning to watch the sun rise over the mountains when the area becomes bathed in warm sunshine. The villa is very homely and clean and is… More
27 Sep 2011
"House lovely, views to savour, beaches easy to get to. A great holiday."
We had a great holiday and thought the house was lovely. Great views of the mountains and lake from the pool area meant we happily spent more time at the house than we had originally planned just having a totally chilled out time.
The folder at the house was useful. We thought the beaches from Torrox to Nerja and beyond were the best. Favourite beach Canuelo Playa. Pebbles but plenty of marine life to see when snorkelling, and even two beach side "tavernas". Restaurants in the area meant good food was within easy reach, but most in easy reach by car.
The couple looking after the house when called upon were always friendly and helpful. Canuelo Playa was their suggestion.
It is a lovely area and was just spot on as far as we were concerned for a holiday
16 Aug 2011
"Sheer bliss; beautiful location & owners a pleasure to deal with"
Wow, stunning views, lovely finca, great company and nothing too much trouble to accomodate from the owners. We went a few years ago now but can't wait to go again. Not too far to get to the supermarket in Torre del Mar and it had EVERYTHING you'd possibly wish for. We had a 10 day stay and although love the beach, we didn't venture there because the villa was just so perfick and relaxing! The pool was gorgeous, evenings were divine, watching the sunset over the lake while eating asparagus or avacado or whatever took our fancy. The pool area had lighting so we had a few evening dips; I really can only say it was bliss! There is nothing NOT to like about this finca; book now xxx
16 Jun 2011
"A home from home but better! (Warmer and with better views!)"
Ideal for relaxing poolside holiday or for the more adventurous a stepping stone to explore Malaga area. We had a wonderful time in this clean comfortable villa. We went with the idea of hunting out T… More
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