Costa Brava - Girona Cottage Rental Photos and Description
Awarded as the best residence in Europe by IPA in London
Crossing the sober door, which gives access to 70 hectares of domains Mas Mateu we enter a unique world where the majesty of the great house, the extensive garden with its olive groves, pastures, meadows and the forest allow us to disconnect from the daily routine and experience the tranquility enjoying their own as never done before.
La Casa Pairal is a primary residence of more than 1,400 m² of great eighteenth-century Catalan farmhouse complemented by more than 1,200 m² of residential structures. The villa retains all the splendor and the style of the elegant mansions of the era, at the same time offering the most modern amenities withing its glittering walls. The house has capacity for twenty people, with accommodation for additional staff, which makes it ideal a private family getaway, a special honeymoon or an informal party.
Leisure inside and outside the house
On the main facade dominated by a majestic sundial, there is a gracefully arched door leading to a series of cozy rooms, with magnificent views of various places in the region, highlighting the snowcapped Pyrenees in winter, the flowering of natural park 'Les Gavarres' in spring or the magnificent sunsets over the plains in summer and autumn, ideal place for relaxing with friends. Beautiful alabaster walls frame the majestic fireplace large living room, making it an ideal place to curl up with your favorite book.
There are ten suites in the house, each one is unique and is decorated in delicate Catalan shades, complemented by carpets from local origin, unique family heirlooms, and individual fireplaces, some open their own private terrace with great views of the landscape of the Baix Empordà. Dive into a delicious and large bath oval, surrounded by glass walls which open onto the large natural park of 'Gavarres', for maximum peace of mind.
Supper is a truly Catalan experience in Mas Mateu. Enjoy a delicious meal, freshly prepared by the chef of the house under the stars, in one of the many terraces or you can lunch at the majestic main hall.
- children welcome
- smoking allowed
- wheelchair accessible
- pets not allowed
About Alfred Cabanes
We are owners since 1998, we have spend all summers since then in the area which makes us very knowledgebla about it and the perfect hosts
Alfred Cabanes purchased this cottage in 1998
Why Alfred Cabanes chose Costa Brava - Girona
It is the best villa experience in the world. We have reccomendation letters from past VIP clients to proof it.
It has been restored up to the highest standars
The area is very reach, gastronomically we have the top restaurant in the world 'El Celler de Can Roca' among others, nature with a national geographic recommended destination, history and culture area where Salvador Dali was born.
What makes this cottage unique
'THE MAN WHO FOLLOWS THE CROWD WILL USUALLY GET NO FURTHER THAN THE CROWD, THE MAN WHO WALKS ALONE IS LIKELY TO FIND HIMSELF IN PLACES NO ONE HAS EVER BEEN' - Alan Ashley-Pitt