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Beautiful 4 Bed Villa, Private Pool, Breathtaking Panoramic Views, WiFi

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,506 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 60 nights


About the property

Spacious villa with 4 bedrooms, private pool, stunning panoramic views and WiFi

Situated on a hillside between the Catalan medieval town of Pals and the beach, our villa has been a popular rental property with very happy clients leaving great feedback. It has four terraces from where you can enjoy the breathtaking panoramic views from sunrise to sunset. There is a large open-plan living-dining area with modern kitchen, dining for 8, free WiFi and a 50 inch TV with Netflix. There are 4 bedrooms, two with direct access to the pool terrace and two modern bathrooms.

The villa is a short drive (5 mins each way) to Pals village and the beautiful Pals beach. The nearest supermarket is a 2 minute drive and is open 7 days a week. There are 3 big golf courses and a fantastic pitch n putt all within 10 mins drive. There are plenty of local bars and restaurants serving fresh seafood and Catalan cuisine. The up-market beach resorts of Lla Franc and Calella with their beautiful sheltered coves and whitewashed houses are a short drive away. You can enjoy the many walking trails at the back of the villa which lead you to Pals, Begur, Palafrugell and beyond.

More Details

Eugenia Badrena
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, Catalan
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2017

About Eugenia Badrena

I was born in Barcelona and have many happy childhood memories of holidays here in the Costa Brava. I moved to Scotland in 2001 where I now live with my husband and two children, but we always came back to this stretch of coastline to enjoy the beautiful beaches, unspoilt medieval towns and wonderful natural surroundings.

This year we bought the villa, after falling in love with the location and beautiful views. We aim to create a relaxing and peaceful holiday home for all our guests as well as being a place where we can come to relax with family and friends!

Eugenia Badrena purchased this villa in 2016

Why Eugenia Badrena chose Baix Emporda

The villa is in a lovely location on the edge of the beautiful forests of Begur and there are uninterrupted views over the hills. You can relax here straight away and in the evenings enjoy the sun set over a glass of wine by the pool.

What makes this villa unique

The villa is very spacious and is perfect for two families. There are four terraces, so it is easy to find a quiet moment, but the living-dining area is large enough for everyone to enjoy time together. The outdoor areas are gently lit in the evening, creating a nice atmosphere.

This year we introduced a Netflix subscription, so you can watch unlimited movies - great to keep the kids entertained while you prepare the barbecue or enjoy a chilled glass of Cava!

Guestbook comments from the owner

'Fantastic villa in Idyllic place' - JP

‘A lovely property. Views from the property are indeed breathtaking!’ - NS

‘In a quiet and peaceful location with a pool area that gets the sun all day. We had a wonderful two weeks stay.’ - DH

‘I have given the villa a four star rating as it was such good value and had absolutely everything we needed for a super-relaxing holiday.’ - T

'We had a lovely holiday and wouldn't hesitate to recommend this property.' - JK
Aug 2015
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Pals Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1506 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - toilet , shower
    Family bathroom - toilet , tub , shower
  • The shower room is upstairs between bedrooms 1 and 2. The family bathroom is downstairs between bedrooms 3 and 4.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • Sleeps 8, in 4 Bedrooms Upstairs there is the master bedroom (double bed) and a twin bedroom (2 single beds). Downstairs there is a double bedroom and a twin bedroom (2 single beds). Both downstairs bedrooms have direct access to the pool terrace.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Car hire essential to make the most of your holiday. There is no air-conditioning but 3 fans are included. Utility room with washing machine, tumble-dryer, iron and ironing board.


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average rating of 4.142857 based on 15 reviews

Great family villa in beautiful location

  • 4 of 5

We loved the pool, the views, the quiet, the beaches, the woods and the restaurants. The house was clean, spacious and comfortable, and had everything we needed.

Thanks, Eugenia.


  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great views of the hills and lovely outside areas

  • 4 of 5

A great villa for a family holiday. Lots of space, in easy reach of lots of beaches, close to medieval towns that are full of character and with good restaurants. The pool area gets the sun all day if you don't want to venture out.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you for staying and we're so pleased your enjoyed your family holiday here. With best wishes.
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  • 5 of 5

Wow! This property is fantastic. Beautifully presented and maintained to an exceptional standard. The views around the property are breathtaking, adding to its charm and tranquility, and Pals is fantastic.

The owners of the property were also fantastic and ensured our holiday was amazing from start to finish by providing detailed information of the local area and things to do during our stay.

The villa was well-equipped and thewwelcome package was very much appreciated.

The pool is amazing, great size and the pool area is really well-presented, with fantastic access from both downstairs bedrooms and externally.

It was truly brilliant and we can't wait to go back! Thank you so much for allowing us to enjoy your beautiful home.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you for the great review! We're so pleased you enjoyed your holiday and you are more than welcome to visit again. With best wishes.
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Good pals visited a lovely villa at Pals

  • 5 of 5

Six of us had a great stay at the villa. It was well appointed with all the kit that we needed. The view over the hill and woods and far far away was great. The pool at the end of March was swimmable temperature wise;it was fine once you had got in. The surrounding area is beautiful. Pals itself is a little gem and an hours drive north will take you to Dali's house and the beautiful coastline around Cadaques. All together a lovely week

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks - we're so happy that you enjoyed your holiday with your friends and had everything you needed. With best wishes.
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Lovely spacious villa with a great pool area

  • 5 of 5

We had a great holiday staying here, lovely villa which was well equipped & great pool. The views are beautiful from the villa and it is a very peaceful area. Everything seem to be provided that was needed even down to beach towels and a full netflix package which was great for the children. The property was very clean on arrival with a welcome pack. It is a modern spacious villa and we were all very happy staying here. Liz who was the contact if any problems was very helpful, we had a problem with one of the showers but it was rectified very quickly. Eugenia who took over the villa after we had made our booking was always very helpful and responded to any emails, enquiries etc very quickly and i know from Eugenia that the access to the pool through one of the bedrooms is to be changed in the future which will be much better. However this did not really take away from the fact that we had a fabulous holiday, the area is beautiful with fantastic beaches and lots of beautiful towns all very close to the villa. We would not hesitate in recommending this villa and would definitely stay again ourselves. This was our 3rd time to this are in Spain and the best villa we have stayed in so far.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you! We're so pleased that you rated the villa so highly and enjoyed the views and peaceful location. We're continually improving the property and have now installed a new patio which gives direct access to the pool. You are more than welcome to visit again when you get the chance. Our Best Wishes.
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Beautiful villa in a lovely place

  • 5 of 5

The villa is well-equipped, comfortable and in a great location. The top terrace is covered so you can be outside in any weather, and the view is beautiful. Despite being in a big urbanisation, it is remarkably private, overlooking countryside. At the time of our visit, access to the pool was through the lower bedrooms, which could be inconvenient, but this will be rectified when the outside access is restored.

The property was clean and the bathrooms are modern.The barbecue was great, and it was really good to have beach towels provided. We found the kitchen well-equipped, with plenty of everything for 6.

Liz was really helpful and efficient and it was reassuring to know that she was around if we had any problems.We had a power cut on the morning we were leaving and she was really quick to respond. Eugenia took over the villa after we made the booking and she has been really helpful and responsive to any queries.

We had some lovely trips out - walking to the beach (half hour through the forest) and to Pals town (about the same distance, again mainly through the trees), and driving further down the coast to Begur and Palafrugell. Parking can be tricky in August though. Tossa de Mar is lovely for a daytrip.It isn't the best area for vegetarians, but we did find some options in most restaurants.

We had a lovely holiday and wouldn't hesitate to recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review! We're happy that you enjoyed the villa and made the most of the surrounding area. There are some really beautiful beaches in the area. Following your stay, we've made improvements to the villa - there is now a new patio which gives direct access to the pool so guests do not need to go through the bedrooms. Thanks once again for staying and best regards.
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"Splash around at the Aquadiver water park (Platja D’Aro) "
Viewing Point Far San Sebastian
"Visit the Lighthouse of San Sebastian at dusk (Lla Franc)"
Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Pals village
Nearest Golf
3.5 Kilometres
Golf Playa de Pals
Nearest Train
53 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Pals village
Nearest Ski
130 Kilometres
Val Ter 2000
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Playa de Pals
Car: necessary

Places to see and driving distances:


Platja de Pals (8 mins) - featured in the Telegraph newspaper as one of the best beaches in the Costa Brava, kitesurfing, snorkelling, kayaking, paddlesurf, sailing, nature reserve

Sa Riera (10 mins) - big sandy cove, beautiful

Calella (20 mins) - stunning, up-market weekend get-away for the Catalans

Tamariu (20 mins) - stunning, nice restaurants

Llafranc (20 mins) - stunning, up-market, lighthouse

L'estartit (20 mins) - tourist beach resort with water-sports


Pals (8 mins) - medieval village with lovely restaurants, gift shops and nearby rice fields!

Begur (12 mins) - medieval village with castle, very chic

Peratallada (18 mins) - beautiful 13th century town with lots of restaurants

Torroella de Montgri (16 mins) - busy all year round with lots of shops/restaurants, weekly market, climb the Montgri Massif for amazing views

Girona (50 mins) - gothic walled city, where Game of Thrones season 6 was filmed

Figueres - essential trip to visit Salvador Dali museum

Roses - El Bulli Michelin starred restaurant

Cadaques (90 mins) - beautiful coastal village accessed via scenic mountain drive

Barcelona (90 mins) - Catalan capital, amazing Gaudi architecture and gothic quarter


Rates & Availability

Pals Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season 2017
Jul 12 2017 - Sep 1 2017
5 night minimum stay
Late Season 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 15 2017
6 night minimum stay
Low season 2017
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
Winter 2017-8
Oct 30 2017 - Mar 30 2018
28 night minimum stay
Early 2018
Mar 31 2018 - Apr 27 2018
14 night minimum stay
Early 2018
Apr 28 2018 - Jun 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
Low 2018
Jun 2 2018 - Jun 26 2018
7 night minimum stay
Mid 2018
Jun 27 2018 - Jul 13 2018
7 night minimum stay
High 2018
Jul 14 2018 - Sep 4 2018
7 night minimum stay
Late 2018
Sep 5 2018 - Sep 14 2018
7 night minimum stay
Later 2018
Sep 15 2018 - Oct 12 2018
7 night minimum stay
Low 2018
Oct 13 2018 - Oct 26 2018
14 night minimum stay
Winter 2018
Oct 27 2018 - Mar 29 2019
28 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
60 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $351.82

A tourist tax is payable upon arrival (this is around 1 Euros per adult per day for the first 7 night only)
For stays outside the main holiday season (mid April to end October) an additional cleaning fee may be applied.
Changeover Day: flexible, though Saturday preferred.
We are very flexible on dates/times etc. Please enquire.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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