The Altozano House is located in the Regional Park of Gredos Barajas, Navarredonda de Gredos (Ávila), 4 km of access 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, central heating, fireplace (stove), terrace, barbecue, large living and great views.
It sleeps 6 people in the room but orange can put an extra bed for up to two people. This is a sofa that turns into a comfortable bed of 1.50, with latex mattress.
Our intention is to make 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 the house is that I hope you find it interesting and useful. It is a new building but used old techniques and local materials: thick stone walls, pine and chestnut door gable, mud floor, Moorish tiles, etc.
For interior decoration that was rustic look but with a modern twist
mostly it was comfortable and cozy. So each room has its own bathroom and TV. It also has oil central heating, fireplace (wood stove), comfortable sofas, television 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 rooms tables are replicas, made by my father, former "tajuelas" used to wash in the river. The curtains in the closets were common in rooms and bedrooms of before, and light cords mimic the old. Notable chestnut beamed ceilings and open design of the room.
N. TOURISM OFFICIAL REGISTRATION: CR-AV-576.
The House is in Altozano Barajas, Navarredonda de Gredos, a small mountain village located 1. 500 meters of altitude, in the Gredos Regional Park, 63 km. Avila.
Mountain aficionados will find our accommodations a good starting point towards the mountain as it is situated just 4 km. access to the Platform of Gredos and less than 2 km from the Parador de Gredos.
The place is perfect for relaxing and also for sports: horse riding or cycling, climbing, skiing and background, or simply stroll along its impressive pine forest. Walking paths transhumant, pick mushrooms, bird watching, or swimming in the river Tormes, are just some of the options. If you fancy following excursions tone your body or a relaxing massage, very near the house there are professionals and facilities (spa rural) for it.
La Casa del Altozano 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, becomes a privileged 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, The Black Rock Harbor and many small mountain villages steeped in history, local products and monuments, landmarks that still retain old civil constructions (washrooms, forges, roads) and religious (convents, chapels, churches ...).
Those who are particularly interested in culinary tourism in the area will find a wide variety of restaurants to suit all budgets and tastes. Enjoy a steak or a steak Avila, Machadas potatoes, shepherd's crumbs, or some delicious Jewish del Barco, are just a few alternatives.
Also, thanks to its great tradition of tourism the town is equipped with numerous amenities: 24-hour medical center, ambulance, banks, petrol stations, shops, Civil Guard barracks, good roads, weekly market of fresh, mountain guides, service taxi, buses daily to Avila and Madrid, etc..
On our website www. casadelaltozano. it can find detailed information on what to do in Gredos, here are some clues:
1) Mountain Activities
Just 4 km. La Casa del Altozano, is the access road to the Platform, the starting point for most mountain activities (ice or rock climbing, skiing, hiking, etc). In Gredos not have ski slopes or lifts, however, with the proper equipment and training, you can practice skiing and background. Although not an expert mountaineer, with a small rise can see specimens of ibex and enjoy an impressive landscape that 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, making sausages and soaps, etc.) near the Casa del Altozano There are several companies that can provide this type of service
3) Therapy for body massage, spa, aesthetic ...
If you have any contracture or if you fancy a relaxing massage, very close to the House of Altozano professionals and facilities available to do so.
4) Visit monuments, buildings and landmarks
A few meters from the house you can visit an old laundry rehabilitated several forges, churches and chapels. And less than two miles. is the Parador de Gredos, former hunting lodge of King Alfonsso XIII, who in 1928 became the first Parador of Tourism of Spain. 45 Minutes is Avila, the best walled city in the world (SXII), declared a World Heritage Site. www. avilaturismo. com
Visit castles (Arenas de San Pedro, Barco de Avila, Mombeltrán), tour one of the best preserved Roman roads or visit Eagle Caves are other alternatives to just over half an hour from the house.
5) Fishing and swimming in the river Tormes
Gredos trout are a delight to the palate. If you like fishing can still be done in areas closed to it and with a license.
In a meadow near the pine Navarredonda born Tormes. The river is fed by the waters of the various gorges and gullies flowing down from the mountains and you can take a refreshing and pleasant swim in the summer.
There are numerous marked paths for hiking trails. At home we will provide more precise information on the alternatives by season
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