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Luxury Villa With Heated Pool And Jacuzzi In Private Setting

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa in Lajares, Nr. Cotillo / Corralejo, Fuerteventura - Ideal Mix Of Far From Crowd And Still Close Enough To Shops And Restaurants In The Village Center

Villa Tommy is a luxurious, beautifully appointed villa in an intimate setting, within walking distance from the lively village center of Lajares. The accommodation offers a spacious living room and kitchen/diner, 2 ( optional 3)bedrooms and a large bathroom with double sinks and a spacious shower. A double sliding door gives entrance to a large covered terrace for those breakfasts in the morning sun. For larger groups the second floor bedroom with ensuite bathroom and private terrace can be rented as well. The village of Lajares has all the amenities necessary for your stay, with a supermarket, restaurants, bakery, pharmacy, and cashpoint. It is just 5 km from the beautiful beaches and many restaurants of El Cotillo and ten minutes drive from the lively town of Corralejo. The setting of the villa is very private and quiet. There are bicycles to use for free if you would like to get to the bakery in the morning without using your car.


Owner
Dave van Bakel
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, dutch
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

About Dave van Bakel

Hi, I'm Dave. I have been living on this magical island for the past 10 years and I still love this place. When I'm not working as a freelance captain I enjoy surfing, windsurfing and fishing. Next to that I really enjoy hearing from my guests what a great time they had in the villa and on the island! Hope to see you someday in this special part of the world..

Dave van Bakel purchased this villa in 2006

Why Dave van Bakel chose La Oliva

I got this property because of the vicinity of all the great beaches. The village of Lajares itself is a small lively place with a couple of excellent coffeebars, shops and restaurants. I also like the lack of artificial lighting and thus the starry nights around here.

What makes this villa unique

Cul de sac, no passing traffic or persons.

Great views

Safe for kids, astroturf around the pool

Privacy

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Kilometres
Puerto de Rosario
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Canela Cafe
Nearest Ferry
12 Kilometres
Corralejo
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
722 Gradi
Nearest Beach
8 Kilometres
Cotillo
Car: necessary

Lajares is a lively bohemian type village with several shops, restaurants and bars. People mostly like to hike, bike or surf and i rent out all kinds of sports equipment as well. I do boat trips to Lanzarote and Lobos with my guests myself when I'm on the island so feel free to inquire about that.

Coast/Beach:

The north shore beaches are at 5 miles or a 10 minute drive. Cotillo beach is 15 minutes away as are the Corralejo beaches.

Travel:

The airport is 40 minutes away.

Distances:

Corralejo and Cotillo are both about 10 minutes away by car.

Further Details:

The village of Lajares is a lively little place with a number of small restaurants, a great French and English bakery and a good supermarket. There are several bars and surfboard hire is available.

Amenities

La Oliva Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/6 (2/3 Bedrooms) 1 extra campingbed 1 cot Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with 1 double bed. Bedroom 2 with 2 single beds. Bedroom 3 second floor with 1 double bed high chair, travel cod, some toys. second floor bedroom matrimonial with ensuite bathroom and private terrace.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • volcano
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The second floor bedroom is part of the villa so cannot be rented out to other guests while you stay here. There is an extra fee for the optional use of the yacuzzi for 85 euros a week. Outside: 8 person yacuzzi, dinner table, sofa, lounge table, two person hammock, BBQ. Bicycles are there free to use. The astroturf around the 8 x 4 meter private heated pool provides a perfect playground for kids or just a place to put your beach towel down and sunbath. There's toys around for the kids to play with. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: A package of linen and towels is provided for free. Other: The terrace features two loungechairs, a double hammock, a dinner table for 6 a sofa an 8 person yacuzzi and a Boretti outdoor kitchen.

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5

Great location, spacious and well set out

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Perfect ! The Harbron's from Surrey.

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of six adults comprising of family and friends who had booked Villa Tommy for three weeks. The local town of Lajares although small was compelling and we all spent a number of evenings sampling the great little restaurants and bars, which were mostly frequented with locals but who made us very welcome. Villa Tommy is situated between El Cotillo, which has such beautiful beaches and excellent restaurants for a late lunch or dinner; and the main resort of Corralejo which is much bigger and busy, but worth a visit to shop and walk around the bars and restaurants.

Villa Tommy was perfect for us, Dave the owner, has given careful thought to all that any of his guests could want....we spent a number of evenings just chilling in the garden, bbq and enjoying the warm evenings and peace, often finishing off in the hot tub with a glass of wine looking at the stars....The villa is comfortable but not overly luxurious but all of us had such a great stay. Dave, although he lives next door is not intrusive but is readily available to assist with any questions or suggestions of places to visit. A car is a must to get around although we did walk into Lajares a number of times. There is a brilliant fairly new supermarket locally which will supply everything you could possibly need for your stay, as well as a Bakery which supplied our lunches when we went off to the beach. The weather during our stay was perfect and many afternoons were spent back at the villa enjoying the pool and tranquility of the location. There was the occasional visit by Tommy, Dave's Labrador, who was interested in the latest guests and was rather partial to a 'biscuit'.

In all it was probably one of the best holiday's we have had in many years and have fallen in love with Lajares.....

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Casa Tommy Living up to its name

  • 5 of 5

The house “Casa Tommy” is located in a nice peaceful village called Lajares. The village is a pleasant 10 to 15 minute drive from Corralejo on the East coast and the same to El Cotillo. The house is right on the edge of the village with beautiful panoramic views and far enough away from any noise the village could make. There is a bar within a 5 minute walk and the village itself is only a 10 minute walk from the house where you will find a well-stocked Supermarket, many bars and Restaurant’s. The village has a small local Market on a Saturday in the town square and just behind that is a nice little play park for younger children. The house is very well maintained and looked after. The BBQ was very well used as was the pool which was a great size. The house is a 30 to 40 minute drive from the airport and Dave, the owner sent some directions which were perfect. Dave, the owner is a very welcoming and friendly guy who can give you lots of tips on what to do and where to go which was very useful. We spent the vast majority of our holiday at the house as we have a son of 3 and a half years. Dave supplied toys for him to play with and we also had a fantastic collection of DVD’s and books to chill out with in the evening over a nice glass of local wine. We would really recommend this villa and will certainly be returning at some point. Please don’t feel afraid to contact Dave he gave us lots of tips even before arriving and his dog “Tommy” was a favourite with my son. THANKYOU so much for helping us a brilliant holiday.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great base for exploring north of the island

  • 5 of 5

The villa is spacious and clean with ample outdoor space in which to relax. Dave the owner provided excellent communication both before and during the holiday and was on hand for any problems. The property is an ideal base for exploring the north of the island. We paid extra to hire the hot tub which is well worth it if you go during the cooler months. I would definitely recommend this property to family and friends.

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Great relaxing stay

  • 4 of 5

Lovely spacious modern house, lovely outdoor seating area . Great welcome from Dave .

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Chill out Villa

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Villa Tommy last week in August. We were a family of 4, our two boys age 18 and 20 loved the really good WiFi, excellent Television with excellent sound. Believe me they tested it! Even the Blue tooth speaker so that we could have our own music inside and out.

We did rent the whole villa, all three bedrooms have fans - essential! It was nice to have our privacy upstairs while the boys enjoyed their own bathroom and bedroom each.

I should say that our flight was very late and we called the owner -Dave, to explain that we would be late. He was more than happy to wait for us. He even thought of supplying us with wine and beer and snacks as we were too late to buy anything - very welcome!

There are also lots of bars and a water park in Correllejo , the beaches beyond the town are great for wave hopping and watching the kite surfers. Fantastic sand dunes.

Back to the Villa, thank you Dave for your hospitality. We would not have any hesitation in recommending your Villa.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $58.69
Tax Rate 7.0%

Booking Notes:
Booking is done through email to the owner. Deposit of 50% of the rental price is required to confirm the reservation.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is flexible.

Notes on prices:
770 euro per week. Ground floor only. Ideal for couples or small families
950 euro per week during school holidays. This rate is for the full villa. 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms.
Additional fee for optional yacuzzi is 85 euro a week

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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