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David Worthy

Advertiser since 2011
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Speaks english, spanish
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

David Worthy

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Speaks english, spanish
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LA CASITA

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Villanueva de la Concepcion Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

Cortijo 3 double ensuite bedrooms / Casita 1 double bedroom ensuite

The property is a typical Andalucian, turn of the century stone built farmhouse , tastefully converted by the owners David and Diana Worthy who in a 'former life' ran a very successful ceramics business - CRICH POTTERY , back in Derbyshire , England and are now turning their hands at being part time farmers tending to a small herd of Alpacas ( and other 4 legged friends ) which they keep here . The accommodation consists of a main Cortijo and small Casita which can be rented individually or both together.The Cortijo has 3 double bedrooms, each with en-suite bathroom , large living/dining area , open log fireplace and kitchen with all normal facilities including washing machine. It will sleep up to 7 persons.

The Casita consists of 1 double bedroom with en suite bathroom incorporating walk in shower, split level living area with double Futon for extra sleeping and large kitchen/dining room. It will accommodate up to 4 persons.

Both houses have satellite TV plus DVD/VHS and WiFi internet access. They have large, private, patio areas with lots of outdoor seating, BBQ etc and private swimming pool (7x 4 m). For the winter months the Cortijo has central heating radiators and the Casita portable gas heaters ( extra charge ).

Please note guests renting the Cortijo can reserve the whole property for a small extra cost depending on season.

We invite you to come and stay with us on our small farm, where we have created , in this privileged environment, what we feel to be an ideal rural retreat. With stunning views to the Mediterranean coast and the surrounding sierras, this is the perfect location for anyone wishing to experience the real Spain. Enjoy the many wonderful animals we have here - alpacas, donkeys, peafowl, hens, turkeys, cats and dogs. You may not want to venture out but if you do there are numerous opportunities in the area for all kinds of outdoor activities such as cycling (mountain bike & road) walking, rock climbing, horse riding and bird watching. The ancient town of Antequera is only 25 min drive away, plus you are ideally situated to make day trips to the historical cities of Granada (1.5 h drive), Cordoba (2 h), Seville (2 h). Plenty to do and see, with the city of Malaga and all the attractions of the Costa del Sol only a short drive away (40 min) should you wish for it.

More Details

Details for La Casita 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

One bedroomed Casita (small house) with the option of extra sleeping space in the form of a double Futon in the split level living area, will sleep up to 4 persons. Beautifully and tastefully decorated with tradition Andaluz feel with added decorative touches from around the world.
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
David Worthy (Owner)
Advertiser since 2011
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About David Worthy

David & Diana came to live in Spain in 2005 after working together for 30+ years running Crich Pottery in Derbyshire. Looking for a new challenge they discovered Cortijo la solana and decided to make it their new home .

David Worthy purchased this farmhouse in 2005

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear David & Diana ,

Wow! Your magnificent home has been the perfect "home base " for our exploration of Andalucía , in addition to providing a tremendously calm and peaceful setting for just pure relaxation. The spectacular views of stunning peaks , green verdant hills and the distant sea will never get old. Starting each day with the joyful singing of birds ( in Spanish 1 ) has been a real treasure and we have loved having all the animals nearby. We hope to return again and THANK YOU so much,

Saïd & Sharon ,

Lovettsville , Virginia , USA
May 2012
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

La Casita
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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La Casita
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p489226?uni_id=1155104
-+34 952709348
Villanueva de la Concepcion Antequera (Costa del Sol)
5

Nice villa in Andalusia and sympathetic owners

  • 5 of 5
We rented La Casita for the last two weeks of May 2014. We found it spacious for two adults, clean and very well decorated. It had the most complete set of amenities that we have seen so far, for example milk, tea, washing machine, clothesline, etc. There is a large terrace with an exceptional view of the valley, the village and the mountains. Grocery store, Gaz station and others are near by at Villanueva de la Conception.

We used it as a base location to visit Andalusia at our own pace. We visited: Villanueva de la Conception, Antequera, Nerja, Malaga, Sevilla, Cordoba, Granada and Alero.

The owners are hospitable, helpful and unobtrusive. They live two doors away. They have peacocks, alpacas, donkeys, dogs and cats that are all well behaved.

It was like having our own villa in Andalusia.

Pierre and Diane, Quebec, Canada
  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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La Casita
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p489226?uni_id=1155104
-+34 952709348
Villanueva de la Concepcion Antequera (Costa del Sol)
5

Tolle Lage, Super nette Vermieter

  • 5 of 5
Wir (Eltern und Kinder, 13 und 14 Jahre) haben zwei Wochen in der 'Casita' verbracht. Alles war sehr sauber und komplett eingerichtet. Die Vermieter waren super nett und haben immer geholfen wenn etwas nötig war. Die etwas holprige Zufahrt wird durch eine ruhige Lage mit einem tollen Blick auf den El Torcal und bis Malaga belohnt. Der Pool und die vielen Tiere machen den Aufenthalt auch für Kinder sehr atraktiv. Durch die zentrale Lage in Andalusien sind Tagesausflüge in alle Richtungen sehr gut machbar.
Wir kommen wieder! Christoph und Dagmar
  • Submitted: May 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks very much Christoph and Dagmar , we enjoyed having you and your children here with us . We look forward to your return...!

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Malaga
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Villanueva de la concepcion
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Antequera
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Antequera
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
Pedrizas / Caserbermeja
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Villanueva de la concepcion
Nearest Ski
90 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada , Granada
Nearest Beach
40 Kilometres
Malaga
Car: recommended

Just 40 minutes inland from Malaga and 25 minutes from the ancient town of Antequera - known as the crossroads of Andalusia. You have the possibility to make day trips to some of Spain's most famous cities - Seville , Cordoba and Granada, this is rural Spain at it's best. Villanueva de la Concepcion is the closest village at 3 km. With 3000 plus inhabitants it boasts numerous small bars and restaurants, post office, banks with ATM, 24 hour medical centre, swimming pool, sports centre, several small supermarkets, fishmongers, butchers, bread shops, tobacconist plus a whole variety of other shops as well as the customary range of typical Spanish fiestas and other events. On our doorstep we have the immense limestone mass known as the El Torcal Natural Parque, which rises to 1336m above sea level and is home to the Imperial Eagle and the Spanish Ibex. We have El Chorro gorge and the lakes nearby plus the beautiful town of Ronda. So much to do and see... or you could just laze by the pool and enjoy the peace and quiet.

Ski: Ski in the Sierra Nevada Granada, approx 1.5 hour's drive from here.

Photos

Photos

Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From £46 Per night

Villanueva de la Concepcion Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
LOW SEASON CASITA
Oct 25 2014 - Dec 19 2014
3 night minimum stay
£50
£180
 
 
MID SEASON CASITA
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 9 2015
7 night minimum stay
£325
 
 
LOW SEASON CASITA
Jan 10 2015 - Mar 27 2015
3 night minimum stay
£50
£190
 
 
MID SEASON CASITA
Mar 28 2015 - Jun 26 2015
7 night minimum stay
£325
 
 
HIGH SEASON CASITA
Jun 27 2015 - Aug 28 2015
7 night minimum stay
£450
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Notes If heating is required during any winter months in La Casita there is a charge based on the number of gas heaters / gas bottles required : the price per gas bottle is currently 18 Euro. ( February 2014 )
At the time of booking a non refundable deposit of 20 % of the rental amount is payable , with the balance due no later than six weeks prior to the commencement of the holiday.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Amenities

Villanueva de la Concepcion Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • Bath room is en suite.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Can be converted to 2 singles
    LIving space - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Double sleeps 2
  • Beds in the bedroom can be arranged as double or two singles , the Futon in the living area is a double .
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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