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Wonderful home, stunning private pool and walking distance to Gaucin village

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7 Bedrooms , 7 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Gaucin, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, Andalucia
Nestled in the mountains near the pueblo blanco of Gaucin and only 1.5 hours from Malaga airport, Finca Avedin is an unbeatable destination for relaxing with family and friends.

A short walk from the pretty village of Gaucin, Finca Avedin is set within its own 15 acre estate of cork forest, woodland and olive and almond groves. It's a peaceful setting that gives you a feeling of calm as soon as you arrive. On the slopes of the Serrania de Ronda in the Andalucian mountains, it offers fantastic opportunities for walking, birdwatching and other outdoor pursuits and, if you're an art lover, you're only moments from the renowned art studios of Gaucín. Whether you're relaxing by the pool, discovering secret corners of the landscaped gardens or admiring the fabulous views, you'll truly feel like you've found your own S...
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Listing #HL236853
About the Owner
Marleen P
Languages spoken:English, Spanish, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2012
Interaction with guests
Our housekeeper Victoria and her husband live in self-contained private accommodation near the main house. They have been looking after Finca Avedin and our guests for many years and will help make your holiday even more enjoyable.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I spent an incredible 4 days at Finca Avedin in October for a girls weekend and it didn't disappoint! With incredible views, gorgeous infinity pool, relaxing terrace and fantastic food, it really is a tonic for the soul! The village is a short walk from...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for a girls long weekend away. The house itself is stunning, beautifully decorated - each bedroom unique - and it is set in a gorgeous landscape, nestled in the mountains. The extensive gardens are well tended with rustic charm; Bourganvillas bloom everywhere....More

1  Thank Roving38572900849
Venture542621, VR Owner at Wonderful home, stunning private pool and walking distance to Gaucin village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review. We're glad you liked the house and your girls weekend was a success!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hired Finca Avedin for a wellness retreat in September 2018 and we couldn’t have had a better experience for us and our 14 guests. Tranquil setting, ample space, stunning decoration and felt like we had everything we needed for the duration of our stay....More

1  Thank rebeccamaslin
Venture542621, VR Owner at Wonderful home, stunning private pool and walking distance to Gaucin village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Rebecca for choosing Finca Avedin for your wellness retreat. It's been great having your group over and seeing how your guests enjoyed the house and the beautiful surroundings. Hopefully we will see you back!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (14)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (7)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(4)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (14)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    7 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    4 Kings
    1 Queen
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates include 4 hours per day housekeeping. All towels and linen provided with towels changed mid-week and bed-linen weekly. Additional services such as: pre-arrival shop, meal preparation, laundry, extra housekeeping, babysitting, yoga, massage are available on request prior to arrival and payable locally.
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About the neighbourhood
The village is situated against the looming dark backdrop of the Serranía de Ronda where, depending on the time of year, you can enjoy an Impressionist paint palette of colour: brilliant brush strokes of red poppies, yellow mimosa, wild orchids, tempered by the cool green of olive groves and occasional splash of pale pink almond blossom.Gaucin has a population of only 2000 and is perched 626 metres above sea level. Like so much of Andalucia, it has had a fascinating, if tumultuous history. Derived from the Arab word, 'guazan' (strong rock), the village is perched on the crest of the Sierra del Hacho, and due to its key strategic position was once a major Roman settlement. Its magnificent castle, Castillo del Aguila (Eagle's Castle) dates from this era and was later expanded by... more
Getting around
Unlike many holiday homes in the area, you can walk to Gaucín from Finca Avedin – it takes around 15 minutes (uphill on the way there, downhill on the way back!) and it’s definitely worth a visit.
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How to get there
Airport: Gibraltar: 60.0 km
Railway: El Colmenar (Estacion de Gaucin): 14.0 km
Ferry: Algeciras: 66.0 km
Airports: The nearest airports to Gaucín are Gibraltar Airport, 56km away (1h by car) and Málaga Airport, 113km away (1h30 by car). Both airports offer car rental services. To find us on Google Maps use the following coordinates: 36.524902, -5.308709. Gaucin has a small train station with connections to Algeciras, Ronda, Malaga, Madrid and the rest of Europe.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 27.0 km.
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