Apartamentos Frama 1, Cantabria and AsturiasFrama | Ref: FRA1 | Bedrooms: 2 | Sleeps: 4
Comfortable and practical apartment with shared pool in Picos de Europa.
Located on the upper floor of the house (the friendly and welcoming owners live on the lower floor), shared with another apartment, this is a comfortable, practical and functional apartment, well equipped and extremely well maintained. The inviting balcony allows for al fresco meals or just an agreeable place to relax and soak in the delightful surroundings.
There is plenty of room in the garden for everyone to find their space and there are two well equipped and attractively decorated outhouses for barbequeing in all weathers. Both have dining tables and one even has an open fireplace for those chillier days!
You are perfectly placed for exploring the local area in all directions and taking advantage of the numerous activities on offer, be it mountain climbing, horse riding or cross country skiing!
Pets are admitted, but there is a local charge. Please enquire.
Small party discount (£100 off) available for couples in low season.
Accommodation DescriptionUp outside stairs from the garden and pool area to front door which is the main entrance to apartments 1 and 2 on the attic floor of the house.
Through the front door into the hall and front door to Apartment 1.
Front door opens into a passage and off this are two bedrooms (one double and one twin), the bathroom and the kitchen/living room. From this, is a door to a good sized balcony with views onto the garden, pool, village and fields and woods.
The whole apartment is 70m2.
Licence No: G - 5871
|Bedroom Details:||1 dble, 1 twin.|
|Bathrooms:||1; (Bath/shwr, W.C., washbasin and bidet.)|
|Nearest Shop:||2km - Ojedo|
|Bars/Restaurants:||1.5 km - Venta de Vieda|
|Nearest Airport:||Santander (105km)|
|Nearest Ferryport:||Santander (107km)|
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|High||July, August, Easter||£960|
|Mid||June, September & local holidays||£880|
|Low||Rest of year||£760|
|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)
Its fine church has a beautiful Romanesque doorway and an impressive C16th altarpiece.
Although there are no shops or bars, there is an excellent bakery with a good, local restaurant attached at one and a half kilometres. A little bit further, is a chemist's and at two kilometres in Ojedo there is a supermarket, bars and restaurants and another very good bakery.
There is a pleasant walk to Potes from the village and here you will find all amenities.
- 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).
- Many outdoor activity companies in Potes, offering quads, climbing, cross country ski-ing etc..
- 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.