Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
The cortijo (rustic farmhouse) is superbly situated in a tranquil location on the edge of Orgiva town, but is convenient for all amenities (shops, bars, restaurants, banks etc). It is simply furnished but fully equipped, and has 3 bedrooms, sleeping up to 6. Relax outside in the extensive 2 acre garden with olives, oranges, lemons, figs, almonds and vines, with spectacular views of the mountain ranges, Sierra Nevada and Lugar. There is a terrace with table, chairs and sunloungers, a stone-built barbecue, and the tiled 7m x 3m swimming pool. The English and Spanish speaking owner lives close by and is on hand to deal with any queries and advice.
Outside, Shaded terrace with table, chairs, barbecue, and loungers, overlooking the 2 acre garden with olives, oranges, lemons, figs and vines, and fantastic views to mountains. The 7m x 3m swimming pool is mosaic tiled with a shaded terrace next to it.
The cortijo is in an area known as Rio Chico to the north side of Orgiva town, it is idealy situated, next to the river within a large 2 acre garden in a tranquil location, with ample car parking, but conveniantly within walking distance (200m, 5 minutes) of the town. Orgiva is known as the capital of the Alpujarras, and is a bustling market town. It is idealy situated for both the mountains and the coast. There are various bars, restaurants and shops, including petrol stations, post office, internet cafe, banks (with cash machines), and a lively market on Thursdays. The Alpujarras occupies the South facing slopes of the Sierra Nevada, and offers an outstanding combination of climate (325 days sunshine per year) and scenery. Where else is it possible to see oranges, lemons and figs with a backdrop of snow-capped mountains?
The English speaking owner will give you a warm welcome and can advise on activities, local information and places of interest. We can arrange numerous activities for clients, such as guided mountain-biking, hiking, pony-trekking, paragliding, health therapies and day trips to local highlights such as the Alhambra in Granada.
A welcome pack of information and basic food items is povided to guests on request.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary, Wheelchair users|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|