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Why us? – in a nutshell…

  • Small family business with local presence in Spainabout us

  • 30 years’ enthusiastic experience in north Spain

  • In-depth, hands-on knowledge

  • Caring service – flexible to your needs

  • Fully bonded members of AITO

Small, family run business with strong local presence

We’re a small, highly specialised family business.

The team in our Cambridge office are ready to answer any queries and help you make a booking.


At the Spanish end our team on the ground have an in depth knowledge of the regions which would be the envy of most locals; they search out and inspect accommodation and are there to help holidays to run smoothly.

30 years of enthusiastic experience in Spain

We’ve been bringing tourists to experience an undiscovered side of Spain for 30 years.

 The business grew from our love of the country and its people and we’re just as enthusiastic now as we ever were – come on one of our touring holidays and you’ll soon discover why!

Caring personal service – flexible to your needs

Call us and you’ll always talk to a real person with in depth knowledge of the area and the practicalities of travel to and around Spain.

We always try to be as flexible as possible to ensure you get the holiday you desire


Our ethos has always been to offer holidays in beautiful regions of Spain, where life depends not on tourism, but on farming and fishing, where local traditions are alive and valued, where visitors will find much to see and do and where they will be genuinely welcome.

Fully bonded member of AITO

Casas Cantabricas is a member of AITO, the Association of Independent Tour Operators.

Established in 1976, the AITO symbol has become the hallmark of good holidays from specialist tour operators.

All AITO companies are fully bonded and governed by AITO’s independent dispute settlement service, which means you are in safe hands when you book with an AITO member.


Casas Cantabricas is currently bonded through the ABTOT bond

Testimonials - what our clients say


Read what our clients say about Casas Cantabricas, the properties and the region...


Great choice of holiday properties, excellent description of the house and surrounds, we found the app and online information about the area really helpful, too. – 2019

Very easy to contact and helpful staff. All arrangements worked perfectly and house was as described. We did have a slight problem with noise from a neighbour which which is obviously not the agencies fault and which they were incredibly helpful in sorting out. - 2019

Exceptional quality of service, attention to detail and provision of information. – 2019

Very helpful and lots of really useful information to prepare for our holiday. – 2019

Efficient service, always replying promptly to enquires. – 2019

The app was useful for the holiday. All the paper sent made sense and was easy to follow. – 2019

The villa was everything it was cracked up to be and the company was excellent to deal with. Good knowledge and good advice, and a personal touch which goes a long way. – 2019

This was our first visit to Northern Spain. We found Casas Cantabricas very helpful and very quick to answer any questions. We never had to be put on hold when we called and everyone we spoke too were friendly, helpful and informative. I would recommend them and would use them myself again. – 2019

Trip was as promised - everything was well organised and the team were helpful over the phone and via email in accommodating all our requests. – 2019

Very personal service. They make recommendations to fit specific needs. The company knows both the traveller and the accommodation and does a good job of matching the two! -2019

Good communication. Professional attitude. – 2019

Very personal service. They make recommendations to fit specific needs. The company knows both the traveller and the accommodation and does a good job of matching the two! – 2019

A wide range of amazing properties to choose from. They were quick to respond to queries. All property information was accessed via an App. – 2019

Very responsive - the app is a nice touch. - 2019 

A wonderful holiday experience and customer service was surpassed  - 2017

Casas Cantabricas was a great find, it was a complicated booking as we required different ferry crossings for our party, some were returning after a week, others were riding back through France and returning from a different ferry port. I found Casas Cantabricas to be friendly, professional and very efficient, nothing was too much trouble for Andy McCulloch - 2016

Booking the holiday was so straightforward. The information provided was excellent. Fantastic service from start to finish - 2016

They provided excellent information for the locality, what to do ,places to eat etc. Every email or contact we had with them was dealt with quickly and professionally, no question too small - 2016

This is the fourth time we have travelled with this company that is run by friendly staff with a deep  knowledge of Northern Spain. Their [email protected] is accurate and gives lots of details on their self-catering, hotels and touring options - 2016

We have had excellent service from this company and I highly recommend them - 2016

Very helpful with arrangements, everything as or better than we expected and the cottage by luck rather than our judgement in a very quiet rural village - excellent - 2016

Excellent information prior to leaving, including an app with all the information regarding accommodation as well as lots of other local information and helpful hints for those new to Spain. Also, superb information available in the Casa we rented - 2016

Casas Cantabricas was an excellent choice of provider  for us and met our requirements and expectations fullyVery helpful, accurate with information and a personal touch - 2016

Attentive, efficient, supportive - just incredibly helpful from beginning to end - 2016

Back home again we look back at a wonderful stay in Spain - 2016

Thank you for organising our taster trip to Northern Spain. It was truly wonderful - 2015

Excellent level of information on area sent in advance - wouldn't hesitate to use again - 2015

We had a superb holiday, thank you for all your help - 2015

We were delighted with the region - it was our first time and we were impressed with its beauty and range of things to see and do - 2015

This was our first visit to Northern Spain and it was a fabulous holiday which we really enjoyed - amazing destination with lots to do - 2015

Using your company certainly took the stress out of arriving at a property and having to find it and negotiate payment in a language we do not speak - 2015