Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
"El Chaparro" is located near Tarifa, inside the “Alcornocales” natural park, where you can find wonderful landscapes of mountains, valleys and streams. There is a lot of activities next to our house, such as hiking, birdwatching, cycling and environment exploring. Tarifa, the southermost point of mainland Europe, is 11 kms away and offers plenty of options for entertainment - tapas restaurants, nightlife, kite-surfing, famous white beaches and whale watching just to name a few.
The house, fully renovated in 2013, is designed to host up to four people. The living room is very sunny and has large windows with views to the surrounding landscape and with the Strait of Gibraltar and Morocco in the background. The same scenary can be contemplated from the main bedroom in the second floor. A study room in the opposite part of the cottage provides working space and includes individual beds. A large kitchen, which is fully-equiped and can also serve as dining room, and a stilish bathroom make up the rest of the house.
The cottage is part of a 2,000m2 private parcel dotted by fruit trees. Guests have also exclusive access to the swimming pool and two terraces. The larger one is ideal to lounge in the evening enjoying the sunset while the smaller one could serve as an alternative space to have breakfast or lunch outdoors. Our house has a fireplace in the living room, free wireless internet and satellite TV, ensure that the guests enjoy their time indoors as well.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Los Lances 11 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Malaga 150 km, Nearest railway: Algeciras 20 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, Sea view|
|General||TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
The Costa de la Luz region
"El Chaparro" is located in the natural park. The distance between our houses and Tarifa is around 12 kilometers. Tarifa city is on the southern point of mainland Europe, where the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean see are geographically divided, on the half of the famous Gibraltar Strait. Tarifa boasts a long history that is reflected in its architecture, such as the Castle, medieval city walls, morish old city, roman ruins of Bolonia and prehistoric dolmens.
The Strait Natural Park, which offers beautiful landscapes of the Gibraltar Strait, and the Africa coast; attractive rocky beaches along its Mediterranean coast, and wide beaches of fine sand along its Atlantic Coast.
“La Ahumada” is located in the region of Tarifa, into the “Alcornocales” natural park, where wonderful landscapes of mountains, valleys, water, and the distinguished presence of corktrees, gall-oak and oak forests, and linked brush like “Erica” or “rockrose” can be found.
In this area, classified as SPAB (Special Protection Areas for Birds), we can find resident birds (as for example griffon vultures), and migrants (as for example short-toed eagle, black stork, sparrow hawks, buzzards, etc.)
“La Ahumada” has several paths for hiking, cycling, which will allow to find uniques and special places in this natural area. Some ways are possible to go trough by car.