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Casa Facinas

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Excellent 5/5 Score from 18 reviews

Excellent 5/5 

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Open Plan Living Area

House / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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House / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 9 km
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Casa Facinas is situated on the edge of the pretty and peaceful village of Facinas, 17km from Tarifa on the edge of the Los Alcornocales Natural Park. The beautiful unspoilt beaches of Bolonia and Punta Paloma as well as the famous windsurf and kitesurf centres of Valdevaqueros and Los Lances are all close by. The village has a number of great restaurants as well as all the shops, banks and amenities needed for a relaxing holiday.

The house has recently been completely refurbished to a high standard using natural materials. The open plan living area is ideal for dining and lounging whilst upstairs the second bedroom opens out onto a spacious terrace with breathtaking views across La Janda plain to the distant towns of Benalup and Medina Sedonia. Perfect for barbecues and al fresco living.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Check in time: 14:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Bolonia or Punta Paloma 9 km
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Gibraltar 55 km, Nearest railway: Algeciras 35 km
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, King Beds (1), Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

The master bedroom downstairs has a huge super king size bed, en suite bathroom with deep bathtub and powerful shower. The top floor/2nd bedroom opens out on to the roof terrace and has 2 single beds and an adjoining laundry with basin and WC.

Further details outdoors

Parking is on the street right outside the house.

The Andalucia region

The Costa de la Luz is one of the last unspoilt stretches of coastline in Spain. The Cádiz stretch runs from the tourist hotspot of Tarifa in the south to beautiful Cádiz in the north, believed to be the world's oldest city.

Within the province also lies the fascinating town of Jerez and a tour of the famous sherry bodegas is a must. The picturesque white towns of Vejer, Zahara, Medina Sidonia and Alcalar are all within an hour's drive.

The Natural Park of Alcornocales starts just behind Facinas and continues all the way to Ronda.


Facinas is a wonderfully peaceful village and a perfect base from which to explore the area. The village itself boasts some of the best restaurants in the area and at weekends they are busy with visitors from the neighbouring towns. There are fantastic opportunities for walking and cycling in the hills behind Facinas, with prehistoric cave paintings, forests and waterfalls to be discovered and explored.

Whilst being a quieter alternative to the busy nightlife centre of Tarifa, Facinas is also closer to the areas's most popular beaches. Nearest is the amazing beach at Bolonia where you can wander around the impressive Roman ruins of Baelo Claudia before dining on fish straight out of the sea! A little further south is the natural paradise of Punta Paloma followed by the stunning bay of Valdevaqueros and the long kitesurf mecca of Los Lances.

The nearest main town of Tarifa has something for everyone. Wander around the labyrinthine streets of the old town and shop in the many stylish boutiques, explore the medieval castle, eat in one of the myriad tapas bars and restaurants or dance the night away. Whale watching tours into the straits of Gibraltar leave daily and of course Morocco is only 35 minutes away by ferry- lunch in Tangier is a fun way to spend a day. For those that fancy a late night out, taxis run all night to get you back to Facinas.

Head north and you soon reach the stunning hilltop Moorish town of Vejer de la Frontera which has been declared a national monument. Overlooking the Las Breñas national park, the beaches of Los Caños de Meca and El Palmar, and Cape Trafalgar, it is a fantastic place to spend a day exploring the medieval old town with its tiny cobbled streets, tapas bars, shops and historic buildings including the original castle which in parts dates back to the 10th Century.

The beaches near Facinas are all unspoilt, clean and spacious even in the middle of summer. The area is famous for windsurfing and kitesurfing and it is easy to arrange lessons if necessary. Other activities that are offered locally include horse-riding, mountain biking, rock climbing and scuba diving. The nearest golf courses are at Montenmedio or Benalup, both 45 minutes away, or heading in the other direction, the many courses of the Costa del Sol start at Alcaidesa, also 45 minutes away.

Details on all of these activities will be available in the house.

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7 Jan 2015


"Facinas 2015"

Facinas is a village located 17km from Tarifa, a great distance from the hustle and bustle of being in the heart of Tarifa. From Facinas, we were able to drive to Vejer de la frontera, Gibraltar and … More

Hi. Many thanks for the review and I am very happy you enjoyed your stay. I do hope you will visit again one day.

21 Oct 2014


"Loved it even more the second time"

We have returned to Casa Facinas for another family holiday and are even more in love with it than before! This is a fantastic house - beautifully laid out with wonderful open space and big windows. … More

27 Jul 2014


"Erwartungen voll erfüllt"

Selten haben wir eine Ferienwohnung vorgefunden, die so gut ausgestattet war wie Casa Facinas. Keine abgezählten Teller oder Bestecke, die auch nicht aus einer Haushaltsauflösung stammten.Insgedamt … More

24 Feb 2014


"superb house and venue"

fanastic house with great views in lovely rustic peacefull spanish village.Lovely local walks in surrounding hills but easy access to local beaches for watersports… More

24 Jan 2014


"Terrific house !"

It not only felt like a perfectly appointed home, we found it wonderfully spacious with a log fire cosy feel on cooler winter Spanish nights. The roof terrace was fabulously spacious (and 5 star posh… More

7 Oct 2013


"wunderschöner Urlaub"

Wir haben einen wunderschönen Urlaub in Casa Facinas verbracht! Der Ort liegt ein wenig in einem Berghang und von der Dachterrasse des Hauses hat man einen weiten, schönen, sonnigen Blick über die … More

23 Sep 2013


"An ideal retreat to visit southern andalucia"

We stayed three weeks in Casa Facinas, and we enjoyed every bit of it. 10-15 minutes to a wide array of beautiful beaches (Bolonia, Mirlo, Punta paloma)... The house is very well equipped and will mak… More

15 Aug 2013


"Un'oasi di tranquillità"

Casa Facinas si è rivelata il luogo perfetto dove soggiornare per la nostra vacanza. Situata in un tranquillo villaggio di casette bianche su una collina a pochi chilometri dalle spiagge e da Tarifa,… More

1 May 2013


"Fantastic Apartment"

We stayed here for 12 days in April 2013. It is a wonderful apartment, well equipped and with spectacular views over the surrounding hills. The owner could not have been more helpful, sending us infor… More

22 Jul 2012



We spent one week in this house with my husband and my 2 young children (5 years and 2 years).House really well furnished and equipped. Everything was perfect- Luz the housekeeper is really helpful.W… More

Review 1-10 of 18

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      • 5 Years listed

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      Calendar last updated:23 May 2015

      Based in United Kingdom

      Languages spoken
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      • French
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