Casa Pili, Cantabria and AsturiasOjedo | Ref: OJE1 | Bedrooms: 4 | Sleeps: 9
Spacious house with pool and mountain views near Potes in the Picos
Built in the traditional style of the region with a fine balcony running across the front of the building, its smart modern interior, with its particularly roomy bedrooms, makes a very comfortable holiday home. Very well equipped and practically furnished, with one bedroom and two bathrooms on the ground floor, it is a great house for all ages.
Sit out in the covered porch, laze in the garden or have a refreshing drink by the pool (there is a little bar area there too), there is plenty of space for everyone.
Ojedo has a supermarket and a shop and two bars and restaurants and Potes, an easy walk, has all that you need, including several activity companies, that provide all sorts of outdoor activities to ensure you get the most out of this fantastic area.
The property has WIFI.
Accommodation DescriptionFront gate opens into the large, fully enclosed grounds which have a tarmacked area and lawn and fruit trees at the front of the house. Up tarmacked slope at side of house or up steps at the other side to the back garden which is fully enclosed and laid to lawn and the swimming pool and bar area which are separated from this by a gate and by fencing.
Fixed BBQ area. Covered patio area and a table and chairs to front door.
Front door opens into the hall with a round table and chairs and sideboard. Off this to the left to the fully fitted kitchen with a table and chairs.
From hall to the living room with door onto the balcony which runs all across the front of the house.
Off the hall to the right to a passage. Off this, the utility room, a bathroom and the master bedroom (double) with ensuite bathroom and door onto the main balcony at the front of the house.
Up wooden staircase to landing. Off this, three bedrooms (one double, one twin, one twin with sofabed) and a bathroom.
NB The large garage on the ground floor is for guests use if required and has direct access into the house via an internal stairway.
Reg No. 2017IN002 – E – 001801
|Bedroom Details:||1 dbl (grdflr), 1 dbl, 1 twin, 1 twin (first floor).|
|Bathrooms:||3; (1 small bath/shwr, W.C., 2 washbasins (ensuite). Shwr. unit, W.C. and washbasin. (grdflr.). Shwr. unit, W.C. and washbasin. (first flr.).)|
|Nearest Shop:||In village - a short walk|
|Bars/Restaurants:||In village - a short walk|
|Nearest Airport:||Santander (104km)|
|Nearest Ferryport:||Santander (106km)|
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|High||July & August||£1500|
|Low||Rest of year||£1250|
|Christmas and main public holidays are charged at mid or high season rates.|
This property has the following options
(NB 'short breaks' and 'small party' offers not available in high season)
Self Catering Holiday (min 7 nights)
There is an authentic Cantabrian bar/shop open almost all hours, a great bakery, a supermarket, chemist and several restaurants including the Restaurant Peña Sagra which is popular with locals and visitors alike .
You can easily walk from here into Potes which is less than a mile away. There is a very popular, traditional fiesta, San Tirso, on the 24th of August.
- Walking locally and to other villages beyond and to Potes (signposted).
- Walk the Ruta de Cares from Posada de Valdeon.
- Birdwatching. From the garden alone you will be amazed by the variety of species.
- Horse-riding in nearby Vinon.
- Fishing in the River Deva (but with a licence).
- Swimming in the river below the village.
- Many outdoor activity companies in Potes.
- Explore the interesting old town of Potes.
- Visit the fascinating churches in Piasca and Santa Maria de Lebena and the monastery of Santo Toribio.
- Take the cable car up to the heights at Fuente De.
- Sample the gastronomy of the region at many family run restaurants - cocido lebaniego, the local dish, not to be missed!
- Take a day trip by the San Glorio pass to the city of Leon with its amazing cathedral.
The Picos de Europa 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.
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.
Reviews of this property
"Lovely property. Very high standard of facilities and a beautiful location. The owners were just next door but we’re very unobtrusive. The online pictures did not do it justice. The town was very easily accessed with lovely walking routes in to the main town of Potes. The Garage meant the car was protected from the heat and we could easily store our roof boot. The pool and BBQ area were tidy and well maintained. The kitchen/ laundry facilities looked brand new. We were shown around by the owner on our arrival. The lady did not speak English but everything was clear and she was very friendly. We really enjoyed our stay."
"Friendly informative service. Good communication and an obvious enthusiasm for the region with a real personal feel."
The property itself was excellent and perfect for our requirements, ie three families, two of whom had small children. The info provided via the Vamoos app was also very good and helped us find our way around. I would definitely recommend you to anybody, we.were certainly not disappointed."
"Great and efficient company."
"High quality property in lovely location. Owner does not speak English but was very helpful and dealt with a couple of minor issues as soon as raised. Great facilities, very clean and in excellent state of decor. Will book again."