Stone cottage with natural swimming pool in the woods of Andalucia

Aracena, Huelva, Andalucia Property Ref: HA22
  • Doors
    4 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps
    Sleeps 6
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     Pool  Pool
  • Property Ref: HA22

Hidden away in the oak filled Aracena woods, this sweet stone cottage offers al fresco space, shaded gardens and an eco-filtered swimming pool for long summer days. Only 7 minutes from the market buzz of Aracena, you can blend the beauty of nature with Andalusian charm. Sleeps 6

Booking information for HA22

  • Normal check-in time: 5 pm – 10 pm; Normal check-out time: 10 am.

  • In dry summer months barbecues are not permitted at this location owing to forestry regulations.

  • The swimming pool is open all year, weather permitting, but not heated.

  • A refundable security deposit of 100 euros applies to this property. This sum is payable to the keyholder in cash on arrival and subject to deductions for breakages/damage, unpaid local charges (when applicable) or exceptional cleaning.

  • Pets may be permitted on request, in which case a returnable cash deposit applies. Please ask.

Changeover day for HA22

  • The start and finish day has some flexibility, as long as undesirable gaps between bookings are not left in July and August.

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Summary

Hidden away in the oak filled Aracena woods, this sweet stone cottage offers al fresco space, shaded gardens and an eco-filtered swimming pool for long summer days. Only 7 minutes from the market buzz of Aracena, you can blend the beauty of nature with Andalusian charm. Sleeps 6

Facilities

  • Bedrooms
    4 Bedrooms
  • Bathroom
    2 Bathrooms
  • Beds
    Sleeps 6

Enjoyment

TV (Movistar Plus); DVD player; HiFi with pen drive & CD player; Bio-filtered swimming pool (5 x 3 metre, 1.40 metre deep); Sunloungers; Furnished terraces; Pergola; Gardens with lawned areas; Outdoor games: elastic bed, totem tennis (both outdoor games were in good condition in October 2017).

Self-catering 

Induction hob; Oven (no dishwasher); Microwave; Fridge / freezer; Coffee making facilities; Toaster; Juicer; Kettle; Hand-held stick blender.

Practicalities

Washing machine; Iron & board; Heating system (by pellets); Open fireplace; Wood burner (a reasonable amount of firewood included in colder months); Ceiling fan (in kitchen); Hairdryer; All bedding and towels included (except for pool towels).

Layout

All one one floor

Open plan living / dining area; Bathroom (walk-in shower); Kitchen; Bedroom 1: master double bedded room (bed 1.50 metre wide) with en suite bathroom (walk-in shower); Bedroom 2: double bedded room (bed 1.35 metre wide); Bedroom 3: single bedded room (bed 0.90 metre wide); Bedroom 4: single bedded room (bed 1.05 metre wide).   

Exteriors

Terraces; front and back garden; pool area behind the house; private grounds.

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Overview

Rubbing shoulders with Portugal, the Aracena parklands boast long summer seasons, shady groves, and thick woodlands. For travellers seeking secluded romantic cottages, lively market towns, and vibrant cuisine – this part of Andalucía is one of our favourite spots in rural Spain.

This sweet little four-bedroom cottage sleeps 6 and offers an idyllic setting, perched in the folds of the hills but only a stone’s throw from the bustling market town of Aracena.

Stretched out across one floor, with wraparound gardens and a natural swimming pool, families and couples can make the most of magical surroundings.

The natural pool is one of the highlights, fed via biological filters, the water is fresh and pure and completely chemical free, making it all the more inviting on sweltering summer days.

On the south of the property is a pretty pergola where breakfasts and sunset drinks can be enjoyed beneath the shade.

On the north you will find lawned gardens for the children to play, and winding nature trails through the endless private woodland dotted with thick oak and chestnut.

Back inside, the pleasant Finca is certainly inviting with its terrace doors, generous kitchen with log burner, and plenty of space for the family to spread out. 

The whitewashed walls, exposed wooden ceilings, and stone walls capture a sense of traditional Spanish charm. The cosy living and dining room open out to the patio and north side terraces, offering a seamless blend of indoor and alfresco space for soaking up the sunshine.

Only a seven-minute drive you will find the wonderfully rustic Aracena with its meandering hills, Moorish castle, and Cave of Wonders. The wholesome surroundings of the Sierra de Aracena Natural Park are also beguiling with their hillside towns, clear water streams, and rich mulberry forests.

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Location

Setting

Cork oak forests, olive groves and fruit orchards in the Aracena region.

Location

In open countryside 2 kms from Aracena town, very private and surrounded by orchards and oak woods. Access via approx. 1 km rural track, all you need is an ordinary car (no slow sports cars).

Aracena 7 mins
Market town ,most facilities
Portugal 45 mins
 
Seville 1 hr
Historic city
Atlantic Coast 1 hr 30 mins
Beautiful sandy beaches
airport Nearest Airports
Seville (SVQ) 1 hr
Jerez (XRY) 2 hrs
Faro (FAO, Portugal) 2 hrs 45 mins

Prices

Rustical Travel charges in Euros, VAT is included, no surcharges apply.

Sleeps 6 
DatesPrice per week
FromTopax1 -6
01 Jan 201901/01/2019 12 Apr 201912/04/2019
€850
13 Apr 201913/04/2019 22 Apr 201922/04/2019
€1,110
23 Apr 201923/04/2019 30 Jun 201930/06/2019
info€850
01 Jul 201901/07/2019 31 Dec 201931/12/2019
info€1,110
Offer legend Special offer: click to view price reduction
Sleeps 6 
DatesPrice per week
FromTopax1 -6
01 Jan 201901/01/2019 12 Apr 201912/04/2019
€850
13 Apr 201913/04/2019 22 Apr 201922/04/2019
€1,110
23 Apr 201923/04/2019 30 Jun 201930/06/2019
info€850
01 Jul 201901/07/2019 31 Dec 201931/12/2019
info€1,110
Offer legend Special offer: click to view price reduction
Sleeps 6 
DatesPrice per week
FromTopax1 -6
01 Jan 201901/01/2019 12 Apr 201912/04/2019
£751
13 Apr 201913/04/2019 22 Apr 201922/04/2019
£980
23 Apr 201923/04/2019 30 Jun 201930/06/2019
info£751
01 Jul 201901/07/2019 31 Dec 201931/12/2019
info£980
Offer legend Special offer: click to view price reduction
Sleeps 6 
DatesPrice per week
FromTopax1 -6
01 Jan 201901/01/2019 12 Apr 201912/04/2019
$951
13 Apr 201913/04/2019 22 Apr 201922/04/2019
$1,242
23 Apr 201923/04/2019 30 Jun 201930/06/2019
info$951
01 Jul 201901/07/2019 31 Dec 201931/12/2019
info$1,242
Offer legend Special offer: click to view price reduction
Sleeps 6 
DatesPrice per week
FromTopax1 -6
01 Jan 201901/01/2019 12 Apr 201912/04/2019
AU$1,378
13 Apr 201913/04/2019 22 Apr 201922/04/2019
AU$1,799
23 Apr 201923/04/2019 30 Jun 201930/06/2019
infoAU$1,378
01 Jul 201901/07/2019 31 Dec 201931/12/2019
infoAU$1,799
Offer legend Special offer: click to view price reduction
Sleeps 6 
DatesPrice per week
FromTopax1 -6
01 Jan 201901/01/2019 12 Apr 201912/04/2019
CAD$1,281
13 Apr 201913/04/2019 22 Apr 201922/04/2019
CAD$1,673
23 Apr 201923/04/2019 30 Jun 201930/06/2019
infoCAD$1,281
01 Jul 201901/07/2019 31 Dec 201931/12/2019
infoCAD$1,673
Offer legend Special offer: click to view price reduction

Booking information for HA22

  • Normal check-in time: 5 pm – 10 pm; Normal check-out time: 10 am.

  • In dry summer months barbecues are not permitted at this location owing to forestry regulations.

  • The swimming pool is open all year, weather permitting, but not heated.

  • A refundable security deposit of 100 euros applies to this property. This sum is payable to the keyholder in cash on arrival and subject to deductions for breakages/damage, unpaid local charges (when applicable) or exceptional cleaning.

  • Pets may be permitted on request, in which case a returnable cash deposit applies. Please ask.

Changeover day for HA22

  • The start and finish day has some flexibility, as long as undesirable gaps between bookings are not left in July and August.

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YOUR REVIEWS

Hugh | April | 2019

The villa was set amongst glorious woodland. It was completely secluded - and yet only 5 minutes drive from two supermarkets and 10 minutes drive from Aracena - a beautiful town with many restaurants and all facilities. We walked from the villa every day, enjoying the wonderful birdsong and spring flowers. The villa itself was spacious and had everything we needed. It was nice to relax and cool off in the small pool at the end of each day. Carmen, the property owner, met us at the beginning of the holiday at the arranged meeting point and took us to the property - which was down a narrow lane so we were very happy with this arrangement. Carmen spoke very good English and made us very welcome, checking that we were ok on a couple of occasions and telling us about things we might like to do in the area. She was a first class host. Thankyou, Carmen!"

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Deanna | September | 2018

This place was quite magical, everything we hoped for and more. This is a fantastic location if you love nature. Carmen was lovely and very helpful. I'd recommend Rustical Travel - they are very well organised, with excellent communication throughout. I hope to book with them again!"

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Emma | August | 2018

My family and I had the the wonderful 2 weeks in this property. The natural pool was refreshing with the most splendid views and lovely to escape the August heat. The villa was well equipped had everything for our needs. Carmen was incredibly helpful and advised us with plenty of local information and great suggestions on where to visit. If you want to get away from it all then this is the perfect retreat."

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Stephen | April | 2018

We had a wonderful holiday - it was a perfect situation looking out over the cork and chestnut forest, surrounded by birdsong and wild flowers. Carmen very helpful ,a lovely person and made us all feel very at home - so much so that we didnot want to leave. The National Park is very beautiful and if you are interested in walking and bird life - you couldn't wish for a better spot. All in all a wonderful time and thankyou to Rustical Travel for making everything so easy and Carmen for all the laughs we had. regards Steve and Annie"

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