martes, marzo 31, 2009
Casa Cueva - Traditional Village House with Spectacular Views over Village and to the Sierras beyond.
Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms plus a child on a platform bed.Casa Cueva is a traditional white washed village house with beamed ceilings and terracotta tiled floors renovated by local craftsmen and ourselves . It has a cave where once the animals would have been kept and now is a wonderfully cool place to be in the hot weather. It is situated in the village of Yegen in Las Alpujarras where the architecture of the quaint white villages cling to the hillsides in compact clusters of irregularly shaped houses with tall chimneys sprouting from flat roofs - unique in Spain. Famous also for the jamon, ceramics, basket wear and local rugs.
Master bedroom with ensuite shower room double bed wardrobe and chest of drawers, an oil filled radiator
2 further double bedrooms one with a double bed and the other with 2 single beds all with wardrobes and shelves and oil filled radiators.
Washbasin wc and bath with shower over.
Kitchen / Dining room
The kitchen has a gas cooker, a fridge/freezer aTnd is well equipped. The dining area has a simple pine table with 7 chairs and a heater.
The living room is large and has sofas and chairs, a wood-burning fire and an oil filled radiator, furnished in a simple style with local rugs and throws, a CD player and with spectacular views to the Sierras.
A covered balcony off the living room with built in seating and table with spectacular views.
Also a roof terrace with steps from outside, which is part covered and has table chairs and BBQ. and again the same spectacular views.
Notes on Accommodation
The house will be made ready for your arrival by Lucienne and she will be pleased to help should the need arise , she speaks excellent English. The arrival time is 4 pm unless previously agreed, often out of the main season this is not a problem and the departure time is 10am again unless previously agreed.
There are information books and maps in the house for your use.
Amenities /Facilities provided.
* Washing machine, gas cooker, toaster, Fridge / freezer,
* CD player
* Well behaved pets accepted.
* Oil filled rads /wood-burning stove and wood electric fans.
* Summer and winter duvets towels and linen provided maps and walking books