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A Catalan 4 bedroom villa, all on suite bathrooms, large private garden, WiFi

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

All bedrooms have en suite bathrooms, private garden and pool

Casa Sagitario is a beautifully finished substantial property, a very well appointed house sitting privately towards the end of a cul de sac directly overlooking the picturesque Gavarres hills. Electronically operated gates enclose the house at the front. Thoughtful design means that impressive rural views can be seen from the secluded garden and pool area. The terrace an ideal spot in which to relax after dinner or enjoy a drink whilst watching the children playing in the private pool. Attractive decorative touches and smart new furnishings have been added with the result being a bright and welcoming property, with a well -equipped kitchen, perfect for making self catering a pleasure. Its immaculate landscaped garden with lawn, mature trees and shrubs. The village of Calonge close to the beautiful Les Gavarres nature reserve has several good restaurants, whilst within a 15 minute drive you will find the old town of Palafrugell and the pretty cove beaches of Llafranc and calella.

COMMENTS TAKEN FROM OUR GUEST BOOK: 01/06/07-Thank-you for a delightful stay, a beautiful villa, very well equipped- home from home. The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves in the pool. We love the area, Pals is beautiful and some lovely beaches. We shall return.Thanks again, The Baines Family. 15/06/07-A beautiful house in a lovely area, we have enjoyed our stay very much. The area is perfect for bikingnand the house perfect for relaxing, lovely decorations with beautiful touches. Thank-you for lending us your home- we will definetly be returning. Scruven & Hough Family. 22/06/07 - Just the best villa that we've ever stayed in, great information book , Thank-you, we will be back. The Gamble Family. 30/06/07- Wonderful holiday, beautiful villa with a fab pool. weather very hot, lovely surrounding area with great beaches. Restaurant Rio d'oro definitely worth a vist. Girls enjoyed the water park, overall had a super time. The Shepherd Family.

MORE COMMENTS: 27/07/07- We loved, the pool and garden, kids were delighted with all the toys provided, we've left a few others! The layout of the house. Secure, spacious and beautifully furnished, ideal for two families. The kitchen, very well equipped, everything we needed you have provided. A real home from home. Welcome pack was a really nice touch after a long day traveling. Among others, Palamos and Pals( great shops) The ids loved PP's funpark and crazygolf in Platja d'aro. We would recommend Casa Sagitario to anyone - couldn't have asked for more! An excellent holiday base.Thank-you- The Martin & Dubar Families 10/08/07- Thanks for a wonderful stay in your villa. had a fabulous time. We really enjoyed the beaches and also had lots of fun at the water park. Thanks again.- Reid & Owens Families. 17/08/07- A beautiful villa in a lovely location. Will certainly recommed villa and area to friend and family. Would love to return in the future. The Stobbs & Weymes Families.

More Details
Registration Number : HUTG-013502

Property Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2018

About kwhitehead

After many years of dreaming about it, we finally, designed, and built our holiday home. A lot of thought and care has gone into every detail. We wanted a home that would be a real home from home, and not a typical place to put your head. We have achieved exactly what we wanted, and now share our dream holiday setting with many guests every year. Awaking to the sound of birds singing, lounging around the pool with the family during the day. The garden and pool has that special magic, that lights up in the evenings to that perfect setting, that you don't want to leave, not even to go shopping.

kwhitehead purchased this villa in 1997

Why kwhitehead chose Calonge

We choose this area, because we have spent many family holidays in various locations, and Calonge was the place that impressed us most, and after coming back again, and again, we decide it's the place for us.

What makes this villa unique

It's the perfect place, easy distance from Barcelona, and Girona airport. You are in a quiet location, but have everything within easy distance, from the designer shops in Platja d'aro, to the the fishing port of Palamos, where you can buy fresh fish every day. The Costa Brava for us, is the prettiest coast we have ever seen. We have no regrets, and staying at our Villa, neither will you.


Calonge Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • The master bedroom is on the first floor with double bed, dressing room and en suite bathroom. On the ground floor there are three bedrooms, two with twin single beds and one with a double bed. All bedrooms have en suite bathrooms and mosquito nets on all windows. Cots and highchairs are available.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Ground floor; Entrance hall. Cloakroom. Living/dining room (TV, satellite Free to view, and Astra international free channels, DVD, Video, CD) with French windows onto the terrace with three steps to the pool area. Kitchen; Well- equipped, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine. Outside; A private swimming pool with Roman steps. Table tennis, Barbecue. Lawn. Open and shaded terraces. Electronically operated gates and Garage door, large drive for private parking.


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A Catalan 4 bedroom villa, all on suite bathrooms, large private garden, WiFi
average rating of 4.8125 based on 16 reviews

Truly much more the we expected. 10/10

  • 5 of 5

Arriving at this villa left us with our mouths wide open, we really could believe it! What a find, so peaceful, & in August! We have visited this area for the last 9 years & finally found a villa that is to our standards, very comfortable beds, spacious bedrooms, all en suite, it was so nice for us all to have our own bathrooms!! Very well equipped kitchen, large living room, and the outside has plenty of shade , immaculate garden, which all lights up in the evening to create a real film star feeling. We had amazing weather, hot, just like we wanted, a big swimming pool, which was great for all the family, large shallow play area for ball games. We visited the nearby village of Calonge, loved the medieval castle, and also tried lots of the local restaurants. The nearby beaches were great, the coves between Calonge and Platja d'aro were our favourite for snorkelling. There's a great information book at the villa, that was extremely useful, and made things so much easier for us. Now that we've found the perfect villa, we will be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karen, it was great having you all. Hope to see you again in the future.
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Fantastic property and a great stay - just needs some air-con!

  • 4 of 5

The property in Calonge was terrific - clean, well-equipped and in a good (and scenic) location. The pool is a slightly strange shape but large enough for a big group. Calonge itself is a sleepy town but there are a small number of decent shops, supermarkets and bars. It's also well placed for some lovely beaches - mostly busy but some quiet ones south of L'Estartit. Girona is definitely worth a visit as are the Greek / Roman remains at Ampurias.

The only downside of the property is that it could do with some air conditioning. Night-time temperatures in August are just too high to be handled by the fans provided.

Nevertheless, a really nice property which is well maintained and managed.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A lovely family house

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay very much and the kids loved the pool. The kitchen was so well equipped and the villa was spotless on our arrival. There were so much to see and do in the area too. We had a couple of niggles though - why not some re-cycling bins or even one bin with a lid? Guess it must be Homeaway policy, but really one dishwasher tablet and binbag! No toilet rolls? We bought all the aforementioned and because we were driving were able to take all that remained back with us. I am sure those who are flying must leave their excess - so what happens to it? It was a bit tricky too with 3 sets of adults - one of the twin rooms had pretty rickety beds. Karen sorted out the oven but then, through no fault of hers, the pool lights went out of sync and we had a couple of days with cold water only in the downstair bathrooms.

She is a real treasure. Approachable and really kind, especially about ensuring the baby had a good cot. But it would be helpful to have some basic instructions about the house on paper, including the wifi code, in case she is not available. We stress that these niggles failed to spoil a lovely holiday but they could be so easily remedied for the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mary Anne, Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review with such lovely comments. My aim is for clients to be happy on holiday and that they enjoy this wonderful corner of the world. The niggles have been sorted, and recycling bins are now at the villa, the toilet paper issue has now been solved for all future guest. Clients normally do leave things at the villa, but if they are travelling by car they do tend to take everything with them, which is perfectly normal. To solve this there will be supplies left in the linen cupboard for the cleaner to use on changeover. The oven is brand new, and still under guarantee, and seems to be working fine now. I received the information about the hot water in your departure email, thank you for that, this was just a fuse and was fixed immediately. I will check the single beds with the clients that are there now, and these too can be replaced if needed. Thank you again, & I look forward to having you back in the future. Kind Regards Karen
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Villa stay in June 2015

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful villa ,clean .well kept and equipped .fabulous garden and pool very private , plenty of shade when required , central for sight seeing and walking distance to small village with shops and eating places .. Hope to return in 2016 travelled with grandparents and teenagers

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lorna, Thank you very much for booking the property and taking the time to write a review. My aim is that all clients leave wanting to return to the property and the wonderful costa brava. Thanks again and I look forward to seeing you if you decide to visit again.
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amazing villa, great facilities

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time, karen was very helpful, also great location, close to many beautiful beaches, villa had all the required facilities and more, would definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2014
  • Stayed: September 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very mush for your review, I am very pleased that you had a good stay, and enjoyed the villa and the nearby beaches. Look forward to seeing you all again if you decide to visit this area again. Kind Regards, Karen
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Wonderful Holidays !

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Karen for your kindness.

We were welcolmed and the owner was very available if we needed. The villa is huge, very clean and well equipped (barbecue, baby toys, dishwasher...). We could enjoy the beautiful pool with our baby and the beautiful garden.

Relaxing and restful holidays with quiet and healthy environment

We had a good time and we enjoyed the stunning nature.

The house is near the beach and various attractions.

I recommend strongly this destination!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for sending me your review, I am very happy that the vllla lived up to your expectations, and that you had a good stay. Look forward to seeing you again sometime. Regards you you all, Karen
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Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Girona (35 minute drive) Barcelona 1hr 20 minutes
Nearest Train
35 Kilometres
Caldes de Malevella (Barcelona express 1hr)
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
AP 7
Nearest Beach
5 Kilometres
Sant Antonio de Calonge
Car: recommended

Calonge-Sant Antoni is located in the heart of the Costa Brava. Calonge is situated inland ( 2.5 km from the coast) and is the cultural and historical centre of the town, a special note should be made of the medieval castle (12th-13th century), the church of Sant Marti and the curious Carrer del Calcul ( Calcul street). Here one can explore the interesting network of streets and alleys which form the town centre.

Sant Antoni has an extensive programme of sports and pleasure activities to be found on the beaches in the summer months.

Other Activities: Kayak


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax $1.10 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 16 years.

BOOKING CONDITIONS: Please note the following cancellation charges. UP TO EIGHT WEEKS - no cancellation charge. However, there will be an administrative charge of €100 deducted from your booking deposit.
Less then 8 weeks - no refund, unless we can resell your booked weeks.
You are advised to take out a travel insurance policy with a cancellation clause, which may enable you to recover any monies

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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