Our place is a spacious, renovated cortijo with many traditional features, great views & plenty mod cons to make your stay comfortable, including a private heated pool. It is situated in a traditional, Spanish village and within an easy drive you will find restaurants and tapas bars, beaches, local culture, markets, activities and excursions. You’ll love our place because of the views of rural Andalucia and it is a perfect place to switch off and relax. Our place is good for big groups.
Las Casitas is situated in a peaceful, Spanish village in rural Andalucia.
You will need a car to get around. Nearest Airports are as follows:
Almeria Airport approx. 45 minutes drive
Murcia (San Javair ) Airport approx. 1 hour 30 minutes drive
Alicanti Airport approx. 2 hour drive
- Arrival and departure: Unless otherwise negotiated, please arrive after 3pm and Depart by 11am. Parking: We have one car parking space to the right of the house. For additional parking please use the parking area below the pool and access the house via the steps up to the terrace. Please do not park in front of the house as access is required by the neighbours.
- Barbeque and Log Burner: Please leave these items in the condition that you found them. Boiler/heating/cooling: We have two hot water tanks, please do not unplug the water tanks unless there are issues, in which case please contact us immediately so that we can arrange to have fixed. There is a wood burning stove in the cosy snug sitting room which may be needed for winter rentals, please tell us in advance if you wish to use, so that we can ensure that it is functioning perfectly. All bedrooms have a ceiling mounted fan, except bedroom 3 (located off the large landing upstairs), where a standing electric fan has been supplied - please remember to turn off during the day when not using the rooms. Cushion & sun lounger care: Please try to respect the outside cushions & sun loungers by keeping wine, food and sun cream away. Thank you. Gas: The hob is run from bottled gas that is situated in the cooker. The paella ring also runs on gas. Replacement bottles are under cover, at the top end of the terrace, up the stairs by the black gate. Please leave a note on departure if you have made a replacement. Linen: If you wish for a weekly linen change this can be prior arranged for an additional cost. Or if you need a linen change during your visit please contact us. There will be additional costs for this service. Rubbish: It is essential that all rubbish should be disposed of in the large communal wheelie bins – we can give you details of nearest disposal points. Smoking: No smoking in the house please. If you do smoke outside, please bear in mind that the area around Las Casitas is generally very dry and it fires can easily start by dropped matches / cigarettes. Swimming Pool: During your stay the pool will be looked after by our pool cleaner. It is cleaned twice weekly in the main season (early morning). The PH and chlorine levels will be checked and the pool cleaned. It is advised that you use the net to remove insects/leaves etc. from the surface first thing in the morning and that you shower before entering the pool to remove excess sun cream. Also please be careful not to use glass wear near the poolside, in case of breakages. There are plenty of plastic cups, plates etc. that can be used around the pool and terrace. Please do not touch the pump and switches. Should there be any damages caused due to interference your deposit will not be returned. Should you have any problems with the pool please let us know. The pool has an automatic heating system which is preset and operates up until mid-July, and then again from 1st September onwards. Please do not touch the heating system. If you are staying from 1st September up until mid-July when the heating is on, a cover is provided for your use. To ensure a warm pool in the morning, please unroll the cover over the pool water surface in the evening, rolling back up in the morning. Please do not allow children to play on the cover or the roller mechanism. Again any damage would be chargeable from your deposit. Water: You can get drinking water from the small tap to the right of the sink in the lower terrace kitchen / food preparation area. This system works on osmosis and saves you the trouble of buying drinking water.