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ECO LUXURY ON ORNAMENTAL ORGANIC FARM

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms5
Space 5,920 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

La Lancha is a fairy tale farm located in Norhern Extremadura, in the province of la Vera (7 kilometres from Jarandilla de la Vera) where prestigious Spanish landscape architect Eduardo Mencos carried out the 18th century concept of “ornamental farm” that is to say a landscaped working farm with decorative features such as arbours, antique wells, water reservoirs, ruins… in complete harmony with the surrounding natural landscape. The idea is that everything should have a practical purpose but be beautiful. You can’t see a single wire or a water deposit (they are hidden under earth). We grove organic olives, raspberries and breed merino sheep which stroll around the property of 30 hectares which include meadows, a stream, vegetable garden, orchards and woodlands (strawberry trees and oaks). Of course we have free range hens to supply fresh eggs. Solar panels produce the electricity.

The house which is partly a converted old barn measures some 500 m2 and could be described as a “eco luxury farm house” decorated with lots of French antique pieces and works of art. It could sleep 16 people but around 12 persons would be the ideal. The house is rented with maid service included. The price includes cleaning and washing and if guests wish we offer breakfasts, cooking, baby sitting etc.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, spanish, swedish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 20, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
230 Kilometres
Madrid Barajas
Nearest Barpub
7 Kilometres
Jarandilla de la Vera
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Talayuela
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
Navalmoral de la Mata
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Navalmoral de la Mata
Nearest Restaurant
7 Kilometres
Jarandilla de la Vera
Nearest Ski
130 Kilometres
la Covatilla
Car: necessary

Rd from Navalmoral de la Mata to Jarandilla de la Vera KM 28

This is a place suited for a large family who’d like to relax explore Northern Extremadura (we are very close to Yuste, just an hour from Cáceres, 45 minutes from Trujillo, an hour from Guadalupe, 30 min from the Natural Park of Monfragüe (paradise for bird watching)etc. There are many beautiful walks some of them lead to natural pools. It could also be the perfect retreat for a writer or an artist.

Amenities

Jarandilla de la Vera House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 5920 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Mezzanine
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single
    - 4 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • tennis
  • water tubing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

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ECO LUXURY ON ORNAMENTAL ORGANIC FARM
average rating of 4.625 based on 16 reviews
5

A wonderful stay and stunning location

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful, remote and delightful property with excellent amenities. The quality of the accommodation is quite exceptional. The gardens are immaculate. The interior is sensitively and creatively designed. We had a wonderful time and very much hope to return. The nearby natural pools are incredible. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Muy acogedora.... un lujo de sitio

  • 5 of 5

El plan perfecto para desconectar de todo en familia. Una finca preciosa y auténtica, con todo lo necesario para tres familias con niños que han disfrutado del campo, de la piscina, de la poza... Nos encantará volver. Muchas gracias.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Nuestra casa en el campo

  • 5 of 5

Hemos ido varias veces y cada una de ellas la hemos disfrutado más. Siempre con niños y amigos y ya es nuestra casa en el campo. El entorno es maravilloso, la casa está ampliamente equipada y preciosa y los niños disfrutan de los animales, del campo y de la casa con toda libertad. Volveremos en septiembre a disfrutar del final del verano, a desayunar huevos recién puestos por las gallinas, a pasear entre las ovejas y los cerdos y a ver a los patos ser pastoreados por Scott y Laika.

Un gran plan para ir en familia y disfrutar con los niños del campo.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Decepcionante:

  • 1 of 5

Muy mala experiencia. Teníamos unas expectativas muy altas generadas por el anuncio. No es de lujo, No es una mansión. Es un establo restaurado con estilo, donde guardan mucho mueble viejo. Una de las habitaciones ofertadas es una buhardilla de díficil acceso por una escalera de caracol desde otra habitación sin más ventilación que un ventanuco de 20 cm. Las mosquiteras rotas, solo las arañas ayudan a que no haya más mosquitos. Le falta mucho mantenimiento ,limpieza e inversión y te cobran como si fuera el Palace. Al final el error es mio, porque en el fondo esto es alquiler no profesional. Pero pensamos que los precios irían en concordancia con el servicio. Craso error. Despues de esto, iré más a los Paradores...

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Expectativas muy altas

  • 3 of 5

2016

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulosa

  • 5 of 5

Todo es perfecto en esta finca, el entorno, el jardin, la piscina, la decoración, el equipamiento...una maravilla!!!

All is perfect , the environment, the garden, the pool, the interior design, the furnishing... awesome!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $942.62

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.