Mas Sant Nicolau is a hidden paradise located between the Pyrenees and the sea, with a 12th century church at the gate. Used for weddings, celebrations, family get togethers, yoga retreats, walking and cycling and painting holidays. A family run, traditional Catalan country estate with seven comfortable fully equipped holiday cottages, each with private garden with barbecue, set in extensive Mediterranean grounds with communal swimming pool, table tennis, boules, barbecues, free WiFi, children's play area and large sunny events/activity room and communal kitchen. Ideal for , families and small groups. Sleeps 35, events area for 100 people. Ideal for DIY celebrations, help with events planning, professional services if required.
Mas Sant Nicolau is a hidden paradise surrounded by woods & gentle hills yet with easy access to all local attractions. Sant Nicolau is a tranquil, safe and natural environment in the countryside with extensive facilities. Just 30 minutes from Girona, the Pyrenees and unspoiled coves and beaches. You really can enjoy the mountains and beaches all on the same day! Tranquil, rural location. Set in extensive Mediterranean gardens with a medieval church at the gate. Facilities including swimming pool, tennis court, table tennis, boules, barbecues, children's play area and pets corner.
Casa Lorca is in the oldest part of Mas Sant Nicolau and was originally a small barn adjoining the main house. It is a sunny atmospheric rustic cottage on two floors with ample garden which looks out onto the hermitage and mature Mediterranean gardens of Sant Nicolau. Casa Lorca has an authentic feel with original stone walls, gallego pine beams, terracotta tiles and some period furniture. Outside a south facing patio and fenced garden, looking out to the extensive public gardens and 12th century hermitage. Ideal for couples and families looking for a small country cottage in a rural setting with good communal facilities (pool, tennis, gardens, hammocks). Please note that one bedroom has limited headroom in parts, and the stairs to the bedrooms are open plan.
The property is comfortably cool in summer and easy to heat in winter with its thick natural stone walls. A cast iron wood burning stove and radiators provide heating for year round use. Casa Lorca is popular with guests who want a medium sized, traditional cottage with open views of the hermitage and the gardens
The front and side walls are covered with fragrant purple wisteria in spring/summer.
Suitable for pets
Set in just under a hectare (4 acres) of quiet countryside and clear starry night skies, surrounded by woods & gentle hills yet only 15 minutes from major communications and public transport links, Gerona Airport 30 minutes, Barcelona 90 minutes,Perpignan (France) 60 minutes. A tranquil, safe, natural environment. Large indoor and outdoor group space for every kind of event, every season. Easy access and central, 30 minutes west of the unspoilt Costa Brava coastline in the Alt Empordà region - famous for its culture, gastronomy, wines, diverse natural landscapes and superb climate. You really can enjoy mountains and beaches in the same day.
Ideal for a unique, informal country celebration with meeting space for up to 100 people, accommodation for 35 and an excellent selection of local services for catering, music, etc.. Additional accommodation available in local village by arrangement.
Excellent communal facilities: Indoor events room (100m2), outdoor terraces and gardens with sun and shade, separate kitchen for catering, barbecue area, swimming pool, tennis, petanque, table tennis, pets corner, horses. Gentle atmosphere. Knowledgeable, experienced owners with on site help available for planning events, excursions, booking restaurants and activities. Plus the amazing places to visit that aren't in the guide books.
The property consists of a large Catalan masia and outbuildings, part of which is retained by the family and part of which is tastefully converted into 2-4 bedroom apartments and cottages, each with comfortable furnishings, well equipped kitchen, bathroom with shower and Mediterranean gardens and terraces for outdoor dining and relaxation.
Cottages available to rent individually or in combination. Pets welcome by arrangement. Please ask for our personal recommendations of the property to suit your party size and requirements. And a tailor made quote for your group. As owners who live here too, we take care to ensure that we help you have the best holiday experience and we are discreetly available to help with information and suggestions.
It is ideal for quiet retreats, family gatherings and celebrations. It is also used by artists, musicians and for holistic workshops/holidays.