Country guesthouse with spectacular mountain views, Cantabria and AsturiasHuentes | Ref: HHUE1 | Bedrooms: 6
In the farming hamlet of Huentes, up in the hills, with spectacular views of the Sierra del Sueve and the Picos de Europa beyond, it is right in the heart of cider country and in the nature reserve of the Sierra del Sueve.
In half an hour you have a choice of fantastic beaches or the wonders of the Picos mountains and just a bit further are the lively and interesting cities of Oviedo, Gijon and Aviles.
The young, enthusiastic owners, Maria (Danish) and Adam (English) and their family, are very welcoming and attentive hosts and will ensure you have a lovely stay.
Accommodation DescriptionThe guesthouse has six, good sized, comfortably and attractively furnished twin and double bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. These are distributed between the first floor and the attic floor, all with lovely views. All rooms have hairdryers.
Patio at the front of the house for sitting and dining out.
Lovely first floor sitting room with gallery and wonderful views and fireplace and T.V.
Attractive ground floor dining room.
Parking within in the grounds.
RestaurantBreakfast is served from 9 -11am in the dining room or on the patio (weather permitting). If you would like breakfast earlier, please tell the owners.
Breakfast includes fresh pastries, fresh bread, "tostada con tomate y aceite", homemade jams, cereal, coffee or tea and freshly squeezed orange juice. They also offer oven baked eggs and tomatoes if guests prefer a hot breakfast.
Evening meals on request. These are 20 euros for a 3 course, home cooked meal, including bread, water (beer and wine not included). They cater for vegetarians too.
There is a wonderful Japanese restaurant in the village - Fuente La Lloba. They only open at lunchtimes and you have to book well in advance.
|Bars/Restaurants:||In village, Japanese restaurant|
|Nearest Airport:||Aviles (50km)|
|Nearest Ferryport:||Santander (148km)|
You have easy access to the fantastic beaches near Colunga and to the wonderful Picos mountains, not to mention the interesting and lively cities of Oviedo, Gijon and Aviles.
The village has a well known and popular Japanese restaurant, Fuente La Lloba - booking in advance essential!
2. Beaches - Lastres, Isla, La Griega.
3. Watersports - sailing, diving, fishing.
4. Dinosaur coast - museum between Lastres & Colunga, beaches with fossilised footprints all along this coast.
5. Gastronomy - excellent, local Japanese restaurant and seafood restaurants for all budgets and cider houses in the local Asturian style.
6. Many "indiano" mansions in the surrounding area.
7. Easy access to the cities of Oviedo, Gijon and Aviles.
Holiday Ideas near Huentes
Coastal Cantabria & Asturias region has excellent access by air and sea:
Stansted to Bilbao with Easyjet or Santander with Ryanair;
Gatwick to Bilbao or Oviedo with Vueling (BA).
Manchester to Bilbao with Easyjet;
Bristol to Bilbao with Easyjet;
Edinburgh to Santander with Ryanair or Bilbao with Easyjet;
Dublin to Santander with Ryanair or Bilbao with Aer Lingus.
NB Flights are not included but we can advise on routes and timetables
Ferries: Plymouth or Portsmouth to Santander or Bilbao – 7 sailings weekly. Ireland to North Spain - 2 sailings a week.
Please ask us for advice on ferry crossings, timetables and flexible start dates to fit with the crossings.
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.