List your home
Apply filters
£ to

Casa Mariposa

from £36 /night help

Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 3 reviews

Farmhouse | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 110 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome

For a tranquil holiday in rural Spain, historic sightseeing, cycling or walking holidays, Casa Mariposa provides the perfect inland holiday home. Situated in beautiful countryside near Martos in the province of Jaen, Andalucia - a taste of real Spain. Also ideal as a base for house hunting if you are looking to buy a house.

Casa Mariposa is a recently renovated traditional Spanish farmhouse with original timber beams and a beautiful terrace with magnificent views. It is situated on a quiet track among the olive groves in the hills above the village of Las Casillas.

The accommodation comprises one double bedroom, one smaller double bedroom, one twin bedroom, shower room, lounge, dining room and kitchen. There is a large terrace to the front with magnificent views of the surrounding hills. Suitable for 2 to 6 people.

The accommodation is on a self catering basis . The farmhouse is provided with bedding and towels. Fully equipped kitchen, fridge, freezer, hob, oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, washing machine, iron. To the lounge there is a log burning stove and satellite television. Fans are provided for the summer and the log burning stove and heaters for the winter. There is access to a telephone and the internet.

This is a mountainous area with good cycling & walking along tracks through the olive groves up onto the hills and mountains around. There is a reservoir at the bottom of the valley and the scenery is much greener than on the coast. Several Spanish ramblers clubs walk pass the house.

This area of Spain is quite historical with numerous historic cities within easy travelling distance, not least Cordoba, Granada, Jaen.

Main attractions are Alhambra & Generalife and Mezquita Mayor. There are numerous fiestas throughout the year including our local fiesta in May.

The village of Casillas de Martos is approximately 4 km away with several tapas bars, restaurants, doctors, chemist, basic shop and bakery. The local towns of Alcaudete and Martos are approximately 12 km away.

The historic cities of Granada and Cordoba are 1 hours drive away, Jaen is slightly closer.

There is also the magnificent village of Zuheros approximately 30km away.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Motril 110 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Granada 70 km, Nearest railway: Jaen 35 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire
General CD player, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace
Access Parking

The Andalucia region

Historic cities of Cordoba, Granada, Jaen, Priego de Cordoba, Bailen, Linares, Ubeda all within easy travelling distance. There is also the magnificent village of Zuheros approximately 30km away.

Las Casillas de Martos

The village of Las Casillas is approximately 4 km away with 2 tapas bars, restaurant, doctors, chemist, basic shop and bakery. The local towns of Alcaudete and Martos are approximately 12km away.

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

5 star
2
4 star
0
3 star
1
2 star
0
1 star
0

Excellent 5/5


3 reviews Very Good 4.5/5

Help other travellers decide where to stay

Add your voice to the conversation about this holiday home and your review will appear on TripAdvisor too.

Write a review

Write a review
Review 1-3 of 3

8 Jul 2014

3/5

"Great location"

Tho the property is 'tired', the location is beautiful. Free local internet is available in the village square & 'the bread man' delivers on Tuesdays and Thursdays. All of the gas … More

5 May 2014

5/5

"fantastic location, beautiful views, lovely property"

This is an ideal place for anyone wanting to "get away from it all". Absolutely fantastic place to stay and relax, lovely area, fantastic views and a great place to either use as a base or e… More

20 Sep 2013

5/5

"Tranquil and unspoilt"

We booked this very last minute as we hadn't enjoyed the place we had booked for a week? Martin was great at agreeing things quickly and sending an answer by text and email. We had a great few days watched the cycle racing nearby and did some riding ourselves in the surrounding mountains. The house is in a very quiet area and has everything you could want. The list of instructions on how to use the microwave etc were very good and the maps and suggestions for the local towns and village a really good idea we wish all rentals had something similar.
The area is beautiful and the view from house great. Lovely peaceful quiet but still close enough to civilisation not to feel completely cut off.

Review 1-3 of 3

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Close

Book your stay

Enter dates for more accurate prices

*
*

3 Nights min stay, Changeover day Flexible

*

Sleeps 6

from £36 /night help

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Excludes fees (if applicable). Enter your dates to see the total cost.

Subtotal

Enter dates to see your price

This home can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank transfer)

Pay online via Holiday Lettings with your credit/debit card or your PayPal account to be covered by Payment Protection

Contact the owner

Need more information first?

Close
*
help

Tick this box to request a quote for your stay. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online. Note that other guests may have received a quote for the same dates. The first one to pay gets the booking, so make your payment asap to secure your holiday.

This home can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank transfer)

Pay online via Holiday Lettings with your credit/debit card or your PayPal account to be covered by Payment Protection

You're booking with

Martin K.

  • 2 Years listed

85% Response rate

Calendar last updated:18 Jul 2014

Based in

Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

Payment accepted

Paypal accepted

Credit cards accepted

Also consider

Iznajar
42 properties
Montefrio
39 properties
Priego De Cordoba
23 properties
Carcabuey
20 properties
Alcala La Real
17 properties
Hacienda del Alamo Golf Resort-old
14 properties
Bahia Dorada
14 properties
Ermita de la Esperanza
13 properties
Loja
12 properties
Las Casillas de Martos
10 properties
Buenas Noches
10 properties
Baena
10 properties
La Celada
9 properties
Iznalloz
9 properties
Cabra
9 properties
Almedinilla
8 properties
Illora
8 properties
Zagra
7 properties
Fuente Del Conde
7 properties
Cuevas De San Marcos
6 properties

Start a new search

Don’t let an old browser slow down your holiday

Your browser is out of date and might not work well with our website. Download the latest version to speed up your hunt for the perfect holiday home.

Just click on the icons to get to the download page