Picturesque Rural Cottage for a Family Holiday near Cádiz, Spain

Cucarrete, Andalusia (Spain)

Picturesque Rural Cottage for a Family Holiday near Cádiz, Spain

Cottages
1 unit
7 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
Pets allowed

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Accommodation Description

  • Kid-friendly
  • Pets allowed
  • Private Barbecue
This picturesque cottage was formerly a flour mill from the 17th century and has been beautifully restored into a charming, rural cottage. The property is situated in the village of Cucarrete, an hour from the coastal city of Cádiz, Spain, and can accommodate seven guests. This unique cottage features two bedrooms and one bathroom. Each bedroom has one double bed and one single bed. The bathroom features a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Linens and towels are provided.

The living area showcases the charm and elaborate detail of typical Andalucian decor with ornate and colorful designs. The cozy space has a comfortable sofa surrounding a flat-screen television, where guests can gather with loved ones to enjoy peaceful evenings. The rustic kitchen feels like a step back in time, showcasing the careful work involved in preserving its original construction. Previously the area where flour was ground, the preserved soleras stones are still intact, adding to the functionality of the kitchen. The kitchen is fully equipped with an oven and a stove, a refrigerator, a coffee maker, cookware, and all of the basic cooking essentials and utensils needed to prepare a feast. The spacious attached dining room features a large dining table seating eight people.

Outside, guests will find themselves surrounded by beautiful gardens, with multiple patio tables, for enjoying the serenity of the property and its glorious views. There is a barbecue for summer evenings spent grilling tasty meals and a small pool to cool off during the warm days. Guests can take a walk down the property’s garden path and take a refreshing swim in the river.

Accommodation Features

  • Hot water potable
  • Towels
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water potable
  • Sink
  • 2 Queen-size bed
  • 1 Extra Bed additional charge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Freezer
  • Private Kitchen
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Juicer
  • Dining room
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Deck/Patio
  • 1 Crib/Child's bed
  • Stove
  • Toiletries
  • Television
  • Dining table
  • Mosquito net
  • Linens and pillows
  • 2 Twin/Single bed
  • Hammock
  • Games
  • Washing machine
  • Cooking basics
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Private Barbecue
  • Fireplace
Guests will be delighted to return home to this peaceful haven after days filled with exploration. The property is surrounded by private gardens, with several patio nooks to sit and enjoy the scenery with a glass of wine or a good book. The warm temperature will entice guests to take a walk down to the river for a swim. The property also has its own small pool for a quick cool off during the warm summer months. There is a barbecue for enjoying grilled meals under the moonlight.

Other amenities include free, on-site parking, complimentary Wi-Fi, a fireplace, gardens, board games, and heating furnaces throughout the house.

Location + Surroundings

Nature
  • National Park
  • Lake
    distance: 1 kilometer
  • Mountain
  • Beach
  • River, stream or creek
Local services
  • Town/City
Entertainment
  • Shopping
  • Museums
  • Antiquing
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
This majestic property is situated in the village of Cucarrete, just an hour from the city of Cádiz in Andalucia, Spain. This property is ideally located to offer guests the chance to access all of the diverse beauty and wonderful attractions that Andalucia has to offer. Sprawling with unspoiled beaches, hiking trails, wine tasting, white villages, history, and charm, this property offers a one-of-a-kind experience for guests looking to relax in a stunning location full of culture.

The region experiences a long season of warm weather, perfect for exploring the beautiful nearby beaches, like Playa del Palmar, just 30 minutes away or the stunningly wild beach of Bolonia, with views looking onto Morocco, just 45 minutes away from the property. The National Park of Alcornocales is about 45 minutes away.

One of Europe’s most beloved and charming cities, Seville, is less than an hour and a half drive from the property, easy for a day trip full of entertainment. The charming, coastal city of Cádiz is known for its friendly and laid back culture, delicious seafood, and exciting Carnaval festival.

Seville Airport is 1 hour and 15 minutes away from the property.

Activities

General activities
  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Meditation
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wine tasting
  • Horseback riding
  • Wildlife watching
Adventures and sports
  • Biking
  • Extreme sports
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Surfing
  • Water sports
  • Scuba diving
  • Climbing
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Hiking
  • Stand-up paddleboarding
  • Whitewater rafting

Guests will find no shortage of excitement and adventure for their stay, with close access to every outdoor activity imaginable, in a remarkable location. Adventurous guests will have opportunities to enjoy hiking, biking, swimming, jet skiing, canyoning, kite surfing, windsurfing, water skiing, diving, sailing, surfing, kayaking, fishing, boating, paragliding, horseback riding, snorkeling, rock climbing, bungee jumping, and more.

The nearby beaches of Playa del Palmar and Playas de Caños de Meca are famous kite surfing destinations which also offer boat trips with snorkeling and diving, as do the beaches around the gorgeous town of Tarifa, an hour from the rental. In the summer months, these wild beaches become more lively with beach bars, restaurants, and live music.

Guests will have the chance to explore Sierra de Grazalema, for hiking trails and checking out the several limestone caverns. The natural park is also home to several colonies of vultures, including the Egyptian vulture species. Jerez de la Frontera is just 30 minutes away, where guests can take a stroll back in time learning about the city’s decorated history through a walking or biking tour, do some sherry wine tasting, check out the horses, and watch live flamenco. Other amazing places to visit include Parque Nacional de los Alcornocales, Vejer de la Frontera, Arcos de la Frontera, Zahara de los Atunes, Chiclana de la Frontera, and Conil de la Frontera.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: From 4:00 p.m.
  • Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed additional charge
  • No smoking
  • No parties

Cancellation policy

Fifteen

You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.

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Additional Information

This property is pet-friendly.

An additional sleeping cot is available upon request.

When traveling to the property, guests should be aware that Cucarrete is a district that belongs to Medina-Sidonia, but the property is located between Benalup and Cantarranas. The property is accessed by the A-2228 road that connects Benalup with Vejer de la Frontera. If guests experience any issues with directions, the property owners are available to call for directions.

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