|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
The House of the Hill is located in the Regional Park of Gredos in Barajas, Navarredonda de Gredos (Ávila), 4 km of access to the platform Gredos, Ávila to 62 miles and mile of the Parador de Gredos.
It has three double rooms with private bathroom and TV in each one, central heating, fireplace (stove), terrace, barbecue, large living and great views.
It sleeps 6 people in the orange room but you can put an extra bed for two people. This is a sofa that converts into a comfortable bed 1.50, with latex mattress.
Our intention is that customers feel comfortable here and find tranquility, comfort and relaxation while enjoying the exceptional beauty of Gredos and the many activities that can be practiced.
Now I will tell you something about how the house, I hope you find it interesting and useful. It is a new building but old techniques and local materials were used: thick stone walls, wood brown, gateway gable clay soil, Moorish tiles, etc..
For interior decoration that was rustic look but with a modern twist
above all it was comfortable and cozy. So each room has its own bathroom and television. It also has oil central heating, fireplace (wood stove), comfortable sofas, TV in the lounge and in each bedroom. The kitchen is equipped with enough utensils and appliances (washing machine, dishwasher, toaster, microwave, blender, juicer, etc..).
Some trivia: the tables in the rooms are replicas, made by my father, former "tajuelas" used to wash in the river. The curtains in the closets were also common in rooms and alcoves before, and light cords mimic the old. Notable chestnut beamed ceilings and open design of the room.
N. OFFICIAL REGISTRATION IN TOURISM: CR-AV-576.
The House of the Hill is located in Barajas, Navarredonda de Gredos, a small mountain village situated 1 500 meters of altitude, in the Gredos Regional Park, 63 km. Avila.
The mountain lovers will find in our accommodation a good starting point for the saw as it is located just 4 km. access to platform Gredos and less than 2 km from the Parador de Gredos.
The place is perfect to rest and also for sport: horse riding or biking, climbing, skiing and background, or simply stroll along its impressive pine forest. Browse migratory paths, pick mushrooms, bird watching, or bathing in the river Tormes, are just some of the options. If you fancy after excursions tone your body or have a relaxing massage, very close to the house are professionals and facilities (rural SPA) for it.
The House of the Hill is relatively close to several World Heritage cities or tourist interest: Avila (. 62km), Salamanca (102 km), Toledo (167km), Segovia (. 140 km), Madrid (170 km), and Caceres ().
This location, in the center of Spain, makes it a prime location from which an average of two hours drive you can visit some of the most interesting cities and return to sleep in a quiet house in a spectacular setting.
In addition, a few miles from the house are the Caves of the Eagle, the Roman Road, the Puerto del Pico, port Peña Negra and many small mountain villages steeped in history, typical products and monuments, landmarks that still retain old civil constructions (laundries, forges, roads) and religious (convents, chapels, churches ...).
Those who are especially interested in culinary tourism in the area will find a wide variety of restaurants to suit all budgets and palates. Enjoy a steak or beef steak Avila, a Machadas potatoes, some crumbs pastor, or some delicious Jewish Boat are just a few alternatives.
Also, thanks to its rich tourist tradition the village is equipped with numerous amenities: 24 hours medical center, ambulance, bank, gas station, shops, barracks of the Civil Guard, good roads, weekly fresh market, mountain guides, service Taxi, buses daily Avila and Madrid, etc.
1) Mountain activities
Just 4 km. The House of the Hill, is the access road to the Platform, the starting point for most mountain activities (rock or ice climbing, skiing, hiking, etc). In Gredos not have slopes or lifts, however, with the proper equipment and training, you can practice skiing and background. Although not an expert mountaineer is, with a short climb you can see copies of ibex and enjoy breathtaking scenery as you certainly ensures an unforgettable experience.
2) Horseback riding, cycling, climbing a pine ...
If you want to enjoy nature on horseback, on a bicycle, from a tree or learn to do new things (to recognize mushrooms, bird watching, a linker and soaps, etc.) near the House of the Hill there are several companies that can provide these services
3) Therapies for body massage, spa, aesthetic ...
If you have any contracture or if you fancy a relaxing massage, near the House of the Hill offers professionals and facilities to do so.
4) Visit monuments, constructions and landmarks
A few meters from the house you can visit an old renovated laundry room, several forges, churches and chapels. And less than two km. is the Parador de Gredos, former hunting lodge of King Alfonsso XIII, who in 1928 became the first Parador of Spain. A 45-minute drive Ávila, the walled city in the world better (SXII), a World Heritage Site. www. avilaturismo. com
Visit castles (Arenas de San Pedro, Ávila boat, Mombeltrán), explore one of the best preserved Roman roads or visit Eagle Caves are other alternatives to just over half an hour from the house.
5) Fish and swim in the river Tormes
Gredos trout are a delight for the palate. If you like to fish more can be done in bounded for it and properly licensed areas.
The Tormes river is fed by the waters of the various gorges and ravines that descend from the mountains and where it is possible to have a refreshing and pleasant swim in the summer.
There are numerous paths for hiking routes marked. At home we will provide more accurate information about the alternatives seasonal
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 1 2014 - May 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
• En las casas no habrá una ocupación mayor que la se notifique al realizar la reserva.
La casa del altozano es una vivienda pareada con otra casa, con entrada independiente, en la que los propietarios residen temporalmente. No es una casa aislada ni en medio del campo, sino en el pueblo y con vecinos, por lo que no es recomendable si se busca un lugar donde hacer una fiesta o similar.
Los viajeros pagan una cantidad en concepto de señal, de entre 100 y 250 euros dependiendo el tiempo de estancia, que se descuenta del total a la entrega de llaves cuando se abona el total.
• Fin de semana: Dos noches.
• Entre semana: dos noches
• Carnavales: 3 noches
• Semana Santa: 4 noches
• Puentes 4 noches
• En el mes de agosto: Una semana.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (EUR) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.