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Jane Adshead-Grant

Member since: 2006
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Speaks: english, french, spanish
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Jane Adshead-Grant

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, spanish
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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
January 12, 2015
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New Family Apartment in S'Agaró

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Platjo D'aro Apartment Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, with nice views sleeping 4-6

A very homely apartment in the prestigious location of S’Agaró (Costa Brava), with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, sleeping up to six people. Freshly decorated and furnished throughout, with marble floors and fully equipped kitchen, TV/DVD (plus large movie library) and central heating for Winter. South facing sun terrace overlooking the communal swimming pool - spend your evenings relaxing and drinking ’al fresco’. Plenty of free parking but also very walkable location for non-drivers. The Jardins de S’Agaró boast attractive gardens with 2 swimming pools within a private complex. Your local supermarket, butchers, bakers, etc., are just 500m away down quiet, tree-lined streets, into the quaint S’Agaró High Street. Reasonable weather all year round, great scenery and the opportunity for day tripping the awesome Pyrenees, Barcelona or France for anything from skiing, gastronomy, cava drinking and much more.

All inquiries welcomed - ideal for young families.

Girona Airport to Apartment: The whole holiday area is very walk able. If you do not wish to rent a car, a taxi will cost you about 45 Euro. It's 19 miles so takes 20-25 min. We can also arrange a pick-up service, with name boards at Arrivals, if you prefer.

Or a bus service can take you via Girona, where you need to change for Platja D'Aro and S'Agaro. With the expansion of Girona Airport in 2009, there are also a number of seasonal buses appearing at the airport that will take you to S'Agaro High Street direct.

Safe, quiet, clean (and a little famous): The whole area is very safe, quiet and clean with a wealthy history linked back originally to the Hollywood Greats of the 1920s and 30s (Humphrey Bogart, Charlie Chaplin, Frank Sinatra, Ava Gardner, Orson Welles, Lauren Bacall etc) - so you will feel comfortable walking around the area without a car and (to let you into a secret) those who have built a little local knowledge of S'Agaró just keep coming back year after year.

So what's the Local Knowledge?: ED's Top Ten:

1. Walk the famous Camí de Ronda.

2. Snorkel Sa Conca beach.

3. Wander through the Sunday Market at St Feliu de Guixols.

4. Cross-legs at Aqua diver Water park Kamakazee ride.

5. Siesta coffee on the beautiful Tamaríu waterfront.

6. PPS Fairground in Platja D'Aro for kids.

7. Day trip to Las Ramblas in Barcelona.

8. Touch a dolphin at the Marineland Dolphin Encounter.

9. The 3 Kings Fiesta in early January.

10. Serious designer shopping in Platja D’Aro .

JANE's Top Ten:

1. Relax on Sa Conca Beach.

2. The 3 x Salvador Dalí Museums.

3. Peratallada medieval walkabout.

4. Begur Market on Wednesday.

5. La Gambas restaurant in Palamos.

6. The Old Town in Girona.

7. Pals for Tapas and Pottery.

8. Aquadiver Water park.

9. PPS Fairground for kids.

10. The apartment's swimming pool.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Jane Adshead-Grant (Owner)
Member since: 2006
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Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 12, 2015

Why Jane Adshead-Grant chose Platjo D'aro

Local Catalan life away from the tourists

What makes this apartment unique

A home not a commercial property.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

5
based on 4 traveler reviews

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New Family Apartment in S'Agaró
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Great family holiday

  • 5 of 5

At different times of the year we have been 3 times now to this beautifully appointed apartment in a brilliant location. A car is preferable but the transport network between Gerona and Barcelona is frequent and very good. 2 lovely clean beaches are in walking distance which makes the hohliday so good for a family retreat.

Very Spanish. Thoroughly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks B! It's a good point that this is a very coveted location by the locals, who mostly live in Barcelona during the week. So it's private and quiet. You won't find tourists jumping in and out the pool, and partying loudly next door, as the apartments all belong to local families.
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We have been to the apartment twice now (and are looking to make it 3!) and it was perfect for us and our daughter. We now have 2 girls and so look forward to taking her there too!

The flights to Barcelona are hassle free and cheap too if you book early, and the travel between the airport and the apartment takes about 30 minutes.

The beaches are within walking distance and are clean and sandy - perfect for the many hours of sandcastle building that needs to be done! The pools at the apartment are great too (but cold early in the season!)

With a very young child at the time, we did not eat out that often and there are supermarkets nearby to stock up.

We did however go to the Aqua park - and thats well worth a visit!!!

All in all, we found the apartment to be very clean, spacious and just what we needed for a relaxing break.

Would highly recommend to all ages as there is something for everyone.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2010
  • Stayed: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are lucky to have Girona Airport just 25 minutes down the road, which is the Headquarters for Ryanair in Spain. Thanks for the feedback - the supermarket has just been completely renovated so I think you'll enjoy what's on offer.
Essex
5

Couldn't have wanted more!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a wonderful experience of renting the apartment in beautiful S'Agaro. It exceeded our expectations and we had such fun by the pool, and dining on the balcony with great food cooked in a fabulously well equipped kitchen. The beds were very comfortable and the bathroom and shower room worked well for all in our party, it was spotlessly clean when we arrived and so easy to keep that way. It is a home from home and we all felt very welcomed by Jane and Ed both prior to our arrival and when there, with all of the useful information on the local area. Having a short walk to two of the most beautiful beaches I have seen in mainland Spain was just a wonderful bonus. Thank you, we will be coming back.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2010
  • Stayed: Oct 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks EAA - you're always welcome to stay again.
5

Wow!

  • 5 of 5

Ed/Jane & Family - I've made sure your Visitor's Book in the apartment was equally loaded with my positive feedback. Your place was ideal this Summer - this is obviously a home from home and you can tell people love it here - so relaxing! Great location near the beach, yet quiet, close to everything you need, clean and family friendly, fascinating walks around the coast and the Millionaire's villas in S'Agaro - no need for a car either! Thanks for all the extra info in advance and in the apartment. It all added to the experience. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! Jill - Suffolk.

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2010
  • Stayed: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Jill for sharing your thoughts - S'Agaro is a special place so we often leave the car parked up as well!

Map

Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Girona
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
La Gavina
Nearest Ferry
70 Miles
Barcelona
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Golf D'Aro
Nearest Train
19 Miles
Girona
Nearest Motorway
16 Miles
Girona Airport Exit on AP7
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Villa Laura and La Palmera
Nearest Ski
100 Miles
La Molina / Valter 2000
Nearest Beach
400 Metres
St Pol
Car: not necessary

Premium S’Agaró is close to the bustling marina of Platja D’Aro with its sophisticated shopping and a short drive from the port of St Feliu de Guixols, with its famous Sunday market. There is a great choice of beaches just a few minutes walk away from the apartment. St Pol Beach (400 m away) has a long, curved sweep of fine, pale golden sand with shallow waters; sun beds and parasols are for hire, plus sailing, kayaks, catamarans, windsurfing and pedalloes. A selection of quality cafes and restaurants back the beach. The ¼-mile-long Sa Conca private beach is round the corner (500 m away) and proves popular with young families; snack bar and toilets available. A host of activities are available including - Golf, Snorkeling, Scuba Diving etc. Any drive of 10 min or more along the coast will bring you in contact with some of the most beautiful coves, fishing villages and unspoilt sandy bays in all of Spain or head inland into the Pyrenees, plus France is just 45 min away.

Other Activities: Aquapark for family, designer shopping, village markets, snorkelling, scuba diving, mini tourist train

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Rates & Availability

From £500 Per week

Platjo D'aro Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low
Aug 30 2014 - Jul 31 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£500
 
 
High
Aug 1 2015 - Aug 28 2015
7 night minimum stay
£650
 
 
Low
Aug 29 2015 - Jul 29 2016
7 night minimum stay
£500
 
 
High
Jul 30 2016 - Sep 3 2016
7 night minimum stay
£650
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Notes 1) A non-refundable booking deposit of 50% is payable to confirm a reservation. The balance is paid 6 weeks prior to holiday departure date. A refundable deposit of €300 (Euro) for breakages is paid locally to the 'meet and greet' agent in cash, on the collection of keys. The apartment location, directions and local details will be sent to you when your final rental payment is received.

Cancellation Policy

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

Platjo D'aro Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 88 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , En suite to Master Bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Both bathrooms were completely refurbished and redecorated recently - power showers in both - we hope you like them.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King size
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • All bedrooms have been recently decorated with real character and new furniture. Large double bed (King-size) in main bedroom. Cot bed available on request.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Binoculars
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeping
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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