Casa La Revilla, Cantabria and AsturiasLa Revilla | Ref: REV1 | Bedrooms: 4 | Sleeps: 8
Fabulous country house with fantastic sea views
Roomy and bright with four bedrooms, two of which have ensuite bathrooms and one has a sunny south-facing balcony, homely furnished with modern comfort and large panoramic windows offering fantastic views over the sea, there truly is everything you need for a relaxing holiday here. A fully equipped kitchen and a very generous living area as well as central heating makes it a pleasant place to be in all seasons.
A large garden surrounds the semi-detached property on three sides, offering sun loungers and outstanding views; the presence of the sea can even be heard in the distance. There is also a large porch with table, chairs and barbecue for outdoor enjoyment, and a parking space for two cars right in front of the garden gate.
With Comillas and San Vicente de la Barquera just a short drive away, restaurants and shops are conveniently close, and having the motorway within easy reach makes it a perfect spot for visiting some of the north coast’s main attractions such as the Picos de Europa mountains, the Altamira Caves and the city of Santander. Within a short distance of the house there are various golf courses, one of which is 18 holes and was designed by Severiano Ballesteros, so golf enthusiasts will surely be delighted to stay in Casa La Revilla. The village also has a traditional bar-restaurant within walking distance.
Accommodation DescriptionThe front door opens into a hall that gives access to the open-plan kitchen/diner/living room and an ensuite bedroom. Large glass sliding doors offer magnificent sea views and ensures plenty of natural light. A WC is also available on the ground floor.
Downstairs all floors are tiled with wooden effect tiles and the walls are painted white, giving an airy feeling that is enhanced by the spacious layout. In the living room there are two 2 seater sofas and a dining table with seating capacity for 8 people. Fully equipped kitchen with all new modern appliances.
A staircase leads up to a hall that gives access to three bedrooms of which one is ensuite. All bedrooms are decorated in a homely, rustic style that combines metal and wood with clean elegant lines. All bathrooms have shower units.
Outside, a well kept and fully enclosed garden with sun loungers and barbecue surrounds three sides of the property. Here you will find a large porch with table and chairs for outdoor eating and relaxing.
|Bedroom Details:||1 twin 90cm on grdflr, 1 dbl 150 cm and 2 twins 90cm on first floor|
|Bathrooms:||4; (1 shwr and 1 WC on grdflr, 1 shwr ensuit and 1 shwr on 1st floor)|
|Nearest Shop:||San Vicente de la Barquera 4km|
|Nearest Airport:||Santander (60km)|
|Nearest Ferryport:||Santander (60km)|
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|High||July, August & Easter||£1450|
|Low||Rest of year||£1350|
|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)
The village has a bar/restaurant and an 18-hole golf course designed by Severiano Ballesteros. A country lane leads down to Playa de Merón which is part of the long stretch of beaches that make up this part of the Cantabrian coastline.
The lovely old town of Comillas is only four kilometres away. Here you will find lots of shops, restaurants, bars, banks, a tourist office and a busy Friday market.
Comillas beach is long and sandy, very ‘seasidey’ with its esplanade, while the pretty walled harbour makes a good walk with splendid views along the coast, the comings and goings of the fishing boats an extra fascination.
Town and beach have a relaxed holiday feel about them – and fairly bustle in July and August.
- Explore the lovely old town of Comillas. Don't miss El Capricho de Gaudi and the Palacio de Sobrellano.
- Town beach and other beautiful beaches nearby - Oyambre, Meron, Cobreces..
- Walk the coastal path from Comillas to San Vicente de la Barquera.
- Surfing at Oyambre and Meron beaches.
- Visit nearby historic Santillana del Mar and the replica of the Altamira Caves there.
- Go to San Vicente de La Barquera with its imposing church and castle and fishing port. Buy oysters there at a warehouse on the quay.
- Take a day trip to Los Picos de Europa.
- Venture inland to Cabezon de la Sal and the excellent market there on Saturdays. Go beyond into the beautiful Valle de Cabuerniga and visit the medieval village of Barcena Mayor.
- Have a day out at the amazing wildlife park of Carbarceno.
- Visit the incredible caves of El Soplao.
- Feast on fish and seafood at local restaurants in Comillas and San Vicente de la Barquera and for a special treat splash out on the Michelin one star restaurant there.
Holiday Ideas near La Revilla
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.
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.