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Typical Canary House with sea view, highlight for nature lovers

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,108 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 living room, 2 terraces with sea Bilck

The typical historic Canarian farmhouse 'finca' built of natural stone, with 110 square meters of living space, 360m.l. is located on the edge of a unique natural reserve 'Galguen', not far from the village of Santo Domingo.

Surrounding house are sunny terraces for resting sunbathing and eating. The property is nicely grown with canary palm trees and flowers. All the floors and ceilings of the house are made of tea (precious wood of the Canarian pine). The large bedroom has a double bed with sea view, Balcony, the second bedroom has a view of the Barranco and the mountains. In the living room there is a fireplace, satellite TV and a bed sofa. The bathroom has floor heating a bath and a glass roof. The large kitchen with dishwasher, gas stove, oven, refrigerator and a comfortable seating corner invites to eat and linger.


Owner
Carola Blaser
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: german
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

Amenities

Garafía Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 1108 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 king
    - 1 queen
    - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 5 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
Notes:
Dinner on order Breakfast service available Additional services we provide you with a basket ready for you upon your arrival a dinner and can enjoy breakfast. Additional services babysitting, Laundry Price on request We are happy to cook dinner for you and serve you in the morning a farmer's breakfast on the panoramic terrace. Dinner fish / meat incl salad, coffee 24. 50 € / pers. Breakfast with homemade bread Fruit and cheese and eggs 8.00 € / pers. More offers : Hiking guide with catering Garden tour with visiting the prehistoric cave settlement Cueva de Agua

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)

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Typical Canary House with sea view, highlight for nature lovers
average rating of 4.857143 based on 28 reviews
4

Lovely old Canarian house situated in an idyllic spot overlooking the Atlantic.

  • 4 of 5

If you are looking for a peaceful and romantic holiday - this is the place for you. Christian & Carola have created a beautiful garden full of palm trees, succulents and fascinating plants and there are plenty of sunny and shaded areas to sit and watch the sea, beautiful sunsets and spectacular rainbows. The farm has a wide range of exotic fruit trees and vegetables that you can buy, as well as eggs from a clutch of rare Canarian chickens. The house is fairly comfortable and well equipped with pretty locally-made plates & dishes. It has a large comfortable double bed in the main bedroom, which also had a balcony with views over the garden to the sea. The downsides are that there is no hot water supply in the kitchen (there is however a dishwasher) and though the over-bath shower has good hot water - if you are tall, the pitched roof means space is a little cramped.

The house is situated in the north west, which is the least populated but most beautiful area of the Island. The house is well situated for getting to the Caldera and there are some beautiful local walks, but it is a fair distance from any bars and restaurants (if you were thinking of walking to one - you wouldn’t be able to easily) and the very windy roads meant that we tended to eat out at lunchtime and cook at the house in the evenings.

Christian & Carola have created an amazingly beautiful life for themselves here and one that treads lightly on the planet, which should be respected.

Finally, the plants in this area are very special and very out of the ordinary - if you are a plant and nature lover you will be in heaven here. It should be pointed out that the garden is situated on the side of a deep ravine so the house would not not be ideal for very young children. It is on 2 levels externally so also not ideal if you have mobility problems.

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

This is a lovely old finca in a fantastic location overlooking cliffs and the sea.

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful holiday. The hosts were charming and the meal they cooked for us was the best of our stay. The scenery generally is stunning and the roads to Los Tilos and the Caldera good, if dramatic, for remarkable hikes. Swimming from the local beach needs very calm conditions, but we enjoyed safe swimming at Tazacorte.

All in all, highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent and peaceful

  • 5 of 5

One cannot write only about the finca and the farmhouse without mentioning, Garafia, and La Palma. It's a rugged, peaceful, natural paradise, but only for those travelers who love quiet and extreme natural beauty. The house is situated literally on one of the hiking trails that runs inside the barranco, so that hiking and walking are outside your door.

The house itself is spacious, three bedrooms and the bathroom above and the kitchen below.

The terraces / patios are lovely with jasmine everywhere and splendid views of the countryside and ocean. It's very private.

The hosts, Christian and Carola Blaser are very special people : gracious, kind & considerate.

They live next door, which is helpful if something needs repair or if you need advice. But mostly they will supply, upon request, the finest quality fruits, vegetables, eggs, etc., from their gardens and kitchens. And even cook you a fine meal !

All of La Palma is varied in its natural characteristics and all of it is beautiful. But no part is any more beautiful or peaceful than the location of this property.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Hemos pasado una semana maravillosa. Christian y Carola son muy buenos anfitriones. Muchas gracias!!

  • 5 of 5

La casa está muy bien equipada: cocina, baño, dos dormitorios, un saloncito y un patio con vista al mar , increíble a la hora del arardecer. La huerta de Christian rodea toda la casa y (si quieres) te provee cada día de fruta fresca, huevos, etc. Un privilegio.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Muchas Gracias y esperemos que nos vemos otra vez Muchas saludos Carola&Christian
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5

Eine liebevoll von Carola und Christian geführte ländliche Oase zum Durchatmen

  • 5 of 5

Wer seine Ruhe haben möchte, die Sonne und exzellentes Bio-Essen aus dem biodynamischen Garten -liebevoll von Christian und Carola zubereitet- genießen möchte, ist hier genau richtig. Große Menschen müssen ob der niedrigen Türschwellen den Kopf einziehen, aber daran kann man sich gewöhnen ;-) Die beiden versuchen alles, den Aufenthalt so schön wie möglich zu machen. Einmal nach einem Fön gefragt und sie haben sofort einen besorgt :-)

Vielen Dank für Eure Gastfreundschaft und den Einblick in die leidenschaftlich betriebene Landwirtschaft. Viele Grüße, Tania und Ralph

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Maximale Erholung mit sehr viel wohlfühlen

  • 5 of 5

Wir kamen aus einer beruflich maximal belastenden Situation und haben uns daher entschieden, für die gesamte Dauer unseres Urlaubes Frühstück (selbst gebackenes Sauerteigbrot, selbstgemachte Marmelade, Ziegenkäse, Honig, frische Hühnereier, Müsli und sehr viel frisches Obst aus dem Garten der Finca) und Abendessen (äußerst lecker, viel Gemüse und Salat von der Finca, Fisch, gelegentlich Fleisch, Dessert, leckerer Rotwein) mit zu buchen - und das war für uns die beste Entscheidung. Das Haus ist klasse, die liebevolle und sehr zurückhaltende Betreuung durch Christian und Carola auch. Wir haben die Gartenexkursion gebucht und so einen schönen Einblick in die nachhaltige Bewirtschaftung der Finca bekommen. Wer an einem besonderen Platz zur Ruhe kommen möchte oder Erholung sucht, einen naturverbundenen Lebensstil schätzt, Achtsamkeit mag, für den ist die Finca vermutlich der richtige Urlaubsort.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
68.2 Kilometres
SPC Santa Cruz
Nearest Barpub
3.3 Kilometres
Santo Domingo
Nearest Ferry
68.2 Kilometres
SPC Santa Cruz
Nearest Restaurant
3.3 Kilometres
Santo Domingo El Bernegal, Tasca El Castillo
Nearest Beach
360 Metres
Callejoncito nur Sommer
Car: recommended

The finca (farmhouse) lies on the edge of the Barrancos Atajo (gorge) and offers a wonderful panoramic view of the coast and the pine forests of the mountains. From the house you can start directly on old footpaths, the most beautiful hikes and visit the prehistoric caves of Cueva del Agua. The walk to the sea is 30min. and leads to the natural beach Callejoncito around the house grow subtropical plants such as palms, dragon trees, olives, citrus, mangoes, papayas, guavas, almonds, figs and much more offered by the owner. We are happy to bake for an organic rye / spelled sourdough bread with almonds and own a delivery of fresh goat's milk / cheese, vegetables and fruits from the region. Once a week the fisherman Ramon delivers fresh sea fish.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Endreinigung $82.28
Endreinigung ab 3 Pers. $18.42
Tax Rate 7.0%

Für zwei Personen 72€ plus ein Tagestarif 72€ für die Endreinigung vista al mar Doppelbett
Pro Person mehr Pro Tag ein Zuschlag von 15 €, plus Tagestarif 15€ für die Endreinigung
Babybett für Kinder 0-3 Jahre sind im Preis enthalten.
Kinder bis 3Jahre Gratis

Auf Wunsch bereiten wir ihnen für den Anreise Tag ein Frühstückskorb an, o. ein Abendessen oder Frühstück, alles aus Produkten von Ort u. Region.
Wir freuen uns über Ihre Buchung und stehen für weitere Infos oder Rückfragen gerne persönlich zur Verfügung

Carola und Christian Blaser
0034 620 414 423

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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