Weekend Cottage Getaway for Countryside Holiday in Extremadura, Spain
Best countryside holidays in Spain: weekend cottage rental
- ID authenticated
- Phone, email and address confirmed
- Pets allowed
- Swimming pool
The cottage’s interior blends the original rustic charm with a stylish elegance while showcasing slate walls and artistic furnishings. The living area comes with two sofas in front a television as well as a beautiful wood-burning fireplace. The kitchen contains a stove, a microwave, and a fridge/freezer, so guests can prepare themselves meals in the privacy of their own space. Meals can be enjoyed on the patio with a bottle of wine while listening to the sounds of the crickets. A dishwasher makes cleaning up afterwards a breeze.
Outside, guests can explore the grounds of the estate, which include a communal swimming pool, perfect for taking a dip on a hot afternoon to cool down. A barbecue is also available for some al fresco cooking and dining. Located near the Sierra de San Pedro and the Portuguese border, guests have an array of outdoor activities to enjoy as well as ancient sites to visit including the cities of Mérida and Cáceres.
If the guest cancels 7 days or more prior to check in.
- Private Lounge/Living room
- Running water
- Queen-size bed
- Linens and pillows
- Cooking basics
- Outdoor pool
- Shared Barbecue
- Air conditioning
Guests can enjoy a breakfast for a price.
Guests are able to rent bicycles from the host during their stay.
Location + Surroundings
- Horseback riding
Guests can explore the national parks of the nearby Sierra de San Pedro and the Serra de São Mamede in Portugal by hiking and biking while horseback riding tours are available throughout the province. For water sports and swimming opportunities, guests can visit the beach in Orellana, which is the only freshwater beach in Spain to be awarded the blue flag, the highest award for quality beaches, and guests can get involved in kayaking, canoeing, and fishing.
The cities of Cáceres and Mérida are home to ancient churches and castles, while Extremadura is home to what many consider the best gastronomy in Spain and guests will love checking out the array of tapas bars and restaurants. For an insight into the area’s ancient past, visitors can follow various walking trails that pass by numerous dolmens, megalithic tombs from thousands of years ago, as well as learn about many Conquistadors from this area in the museums and castles found throughout the region.
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
Some spaces are shared
- Wheelchair-accessible bathroom
- Wheelchair accessible