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Luxury Retreats International

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Can Jan- nestled in the Catalonian foothills on 500 acres, great for groups

1 Review
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms12
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

La Garrocha Villa Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms, 12.0 Bathrooms, 8 Sleeps

Nestled peacefully in the Catalonian foothills of the Pyrenees, in the center of a spectacular, forested valley, lies Can Jan. Ideal for large groups and gatherings, you can easily explore the charming, medieval town of Besal, just 10 minutes away.

Reached by a long private, rustic drive, with not another building in sight, Can Jan offers unique luxury accommodation for up to 24 people. Here you can relax in complete serenity, or make as much noise as you like! Youre hidden away in an oasis of 500 acres of private woodland. Majestic brick-built Can Jan features generous and airy reception rooms, verandas, terraces and an abundant selection of sitting rooms for your party to really spread out. Guests have their own space or can meet together in large communal reception rooms.

Outside youll find an impressive over-sized swimming pool and pool house, set a little away from the house. An indoor sauna is sure to ease the stresses of modern life and gives you more opportunities to relax and unwind. Theres so much to enjoy in this outdoor wonderland, whether you prefer mountain biking, bird-watching, hiking, canoeing, horse riding or golf, Can Jan is the perfect base from which to explore this unique setting. Can Jan is ideal for private celebrations and gatherings and our staff can organize any catering, any time of the day to meet your requirements, either just providing regular meals or specially catered for occasions.

This lovely residence features 12 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms - eleven of these are en-suite. The bedding configuration includes king, double and twin bedded rooms, so all family sleeping arrangements can be easily met.

The sights of the charming, medieval town of Besal are only 10 minutes away. This town includes a clinic, tennis courts, grocery store and restaurants. Its a 20 minute drive to Girona hospital and Torremirona Golf Course and Figueres Dali Museum. It is 25 minutes to Girona Airport and Girona Train station. The Costa Brava beaches can be reached in 40 minutes and it is 80 minutes to Barcelona Airport.

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BEDROOM BATHROOM

Bedroom 1 King size bed (or 2 Twin size beds), En-suite bathroom with shower

Bedroom 2 King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower

Bedroom 3 Twin size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower/tub

Bedroom 4 King size bed (or 2 Twin size beds), En-suite bathroom with shower

Bedroom 5 King size bed (or 2 Twin size beds), En-suite bathroom with shower

Bedroom 6 Double size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower

Bedroom 7 Double size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower

Bedroom 8 Twin sizebed, En-suite bathroom withshower

Bedroom 9 Twin size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower

Bedroom 10Double size bed, plusDouble futon,joining shower/tub

Bedroom 112Twin size beds (or Double size bed),En-suite bathroom with shower

Bedroom 12Double size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower

FEATURES AMENITIES

Fireplace

TV

Wi-Fi access

Laundry room

Full professional kitchen:

Blender

Microwave

Toaster

Toaster oven

Coffee Maker

Juicer

Table top grill

OUTDOOR FEATURES

Swimming pool

Alfresco showers

Large pool house with kitchenette area

Alfresco dining

Outdoor furniture

Table tennis

Parking

STAFF SERVICES

Included:

Electricity/water/gas consumption

Villa heating consumption

Weekday housekeeping of common areas

Gardener(Monday to Friday)

English Caretaker couple live in the adjacent Cottage(Monday to Friday)

At Extra Cost - advance notice may be required:

Additional Maid service (Monday to Friday)

Villa pre-stocking

Chef

Activities and excursions

VILLA POLICIES

Maximum 23 guests

Children welcome

Check in: 4pm / Check out: 10am

Non-smoking villa

Pet are not allowed

Voltage 240w: adaptors are not included

Note: Bookings for special weekends, shorter or longer stays and smaller groups, please inquire with our Villa Specialists

LOCATION

7 minute drive to town

10 minute drive to:

Besalu clinic

Besalu tennis courts

Besalu grocery stores

Restaurants

20 minute drive to:

Girona hospital

Torremirona Golf Course

Figueres Dali Museum

25 minutes to:

Girona Airport

Girona Train station

40 minute drive to Costa Brava beach

80 minutes to Barcelona Airport

Advertised rates may vary according to the season and duration of stay

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
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Reviews

1 traveler review

Can Jan- nestled in the Catalonian foothills on 500 acres, great for groups
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews
4

Twenty-Two, Ages 8 to 80, Fall For Cataylonia

  • 4 of 5

A heavenly spot the week of August 7-14; hours of glorious sun, pool side chats, naps, visits to nearby Medieval sites, volcanic hikes, late afternoons dotted with double rainbows, A magical setting in the woods, a beautifully renovated property graciously inviting with nooks for privacy and grand areas for 22 becoming 1. The hospitality of the resident caretakers, Karen and Bill was overwhelming as was the flexibility and talent of chef Monica Goold, whom we hired through the efforts of Can Jan's owner. Our thanks to one and all who made the magic at Can Jan. The Jones Family 2010

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: Luxury Retreats International
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Minutes
Nearest Golf
20 Minutes
Nearest Train
25 Minutes
Nearest Restaurant
7 Minutes
Nearest Beach
40 Minutes

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Amenities

La Garrocha Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 12 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 5 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 6 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 7 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 8 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 9 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 10 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 11 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 12 - This is a full bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • volcano
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

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