Casa Canedo, GaliciaCanedo | Ref: GCAN1 | Bedrooms: 4 | Sleeps: 8
Restored farmhouse in extensive grounds near fantastic beach.
Its extensive, enclosed grounds, backed by woods and hills are a delight for all ages with the original "horreo" (grain store), fixed BBQ and original washing place, not to mention the summerhouse which is wonderful for outdoor meals.
Though fairly simple and unfussy, it is well equipped and practical and it is mostly furnished with solid wood furniture, made by the present owner's father and grandfather who were both joiners. The house has WiFi.
Accommodation DescriptionFront gate opens into small front garden. From this double front door opens into entrada. Double doors to hall. Off the hall is the sitting room and dining room, bathroom, kitchen and pantry. Door from pantry to courtyard with traditional BBQ room.
Back door from hall to patio and fully enclosed garden and grounds and large summer house with dining tables and chairs. Gate at side to street.
From hall up wooden stairs to large landing and four bedrooms (Two twins, one double and one small double), sitting area and bathroom.
N.B. There is an attic floor, but this is not in use.
Reg No. VT-CO-73
|Bedroom Details:||1 dbl, 1 twin, 1 twin, 1 small dbl. (first floor).|
|Bathrooms:||2; (1 shwr unit, W.C., bidet and washbasin. (grd. flr.) 1 walk in shwr, W.C. and two washbasins. (first flr.))|
|Nearest Shop:||1 km|
|Nearest Airport:||Santiago (80km)|
|Nearest Ferryport:||Santander (530km)|
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|High||Easter, July and August||£1250|
|Low||Rest of Year||£1050|
This property has the following options
(NB 'short breaks' and 'small party' offers not available in high season)
Self Catering Holiday (min 7 nights)
Backed by pine woods and hills, it is a twenty minute walk to Boca do Rio, part of the spectacular beach of the Playa de Carnota.
Although it has no facilities, bread, fish and other mobile vans come to the village and there is a well stocked bar/supermarket a five minute walk away, going towards the hills.
There are several bars and restaurants on the coastal road and two excellent fish and seafood family run restaurants at nearby Caldebarcos.
The pleasant little town of Carnota with most facilities is just two kilometres away.
- Beautiful beaches. Stunning Playa de Carnota, an easy walk.
- Visit the horreo (grainstore) at Carnota - the longest in the world!
- Walking and cycling in the hills behind the village.
- Watch the catch come in at the picturesque old town and port of Muros.
- Drive down the coast to the interesting old town of Noia with its wonderful covered market.
- Visit Cabo Finisterra and its lighthouse "the end of the world" - the westernmost point of continental Europe.
- Go to Ezaró and Monte Pindo "the Celtic Olympus" with huge granite boulders with mysterious engravings and ruins of ancient shrines and dramatic waterfalls.
- Take day trips to the historic cities of A Coruña, Santiago de Compostela and Pontevedra.
- Feast on fish and seafood at affordable prices at the local, family run restaurants.
Holiday Ideas near Canedo
The Rias Bajas region in the south of Galicia is well served by air:
From Heathrow to A Coruña with Vueling (BA);
From Gatwick to Santiago with Easyjet;
From Stansted to Vigo or Santiago with Ryanair;
From Dublin to Vigo with Ryanair or Santiago with Aer Lingus.
For the more southerly properties flights to Porto in Portugal may also be a good option:
From Heathrow with BA;
From Gatwick with Easyjet or TAP;
From Stansted with Ryanair;
From Luton with Easyjet;
From Manchester with TAP, Easyjet or Ryanair;
From Bristol with Easyjet;
From Edinburgh with Ryanair;
From Dublin with TAP and Ryanair.
NB Flights are not included but we can advise on routes and timetables
Good motorway links now make ferry travel a possibility though you may need to consider stop-overs depending on sailing times (see our selection of hotels)
(Vigo is 5 hours 30 mins from Santander)
Ferries: Plymouth or Portsmouth to Santander or Bilbao – 7 sailings weekly. Ireland to North Spain - 2 sailings a week.
We can include the ferry crossings as part of the package
If travelling by air we recommend renting a hire car to make the most out of your visit to the area. If you prefer to use public transport please consult our expert staff for advice on which properties are more suitable.
If coming on the ferry you will use your own vehicle - we recommend that you ensure that insurance and breakdown cover are in place. For full advice on how to prepare the vehicle etc see the Brittany Ferries website
In either case we will provide full instructions to arrive at your holiday accommodation, complete with GPS co-ordinates.