Casa los Caseros, Cantabria and AsturiasVega de Los Caseros | Ref: VDC1 | Bedrooms: 3 | Sleeps: 6
Stylish, modern house near the Rio Sella and gateway to the Picos de Europa.
Very well equipped, furnished and appointed, the owners have provided all the comforts you need to make it a true home from home. Its high beamed ceilings and full length glass sliding doors in the living areas, create a feeling of space and light and at the same time a warm and cosy atmosphere.
The large, covered front porch catches the morning sun and provides lovely views on a clear day of the fantastic Picos de Europa mountains in the distance. The garden, going all round the house is great for the kids and the badminton net is an added attraction.
At the gateway to the Picos and to the stunning Desfiladero de los Beyos, and with the Rio Sella, providing canoeing and swimming, running close by, you are perfectly based for an active holiday. The nearest beaches at the summer resort of Ribadesella are less than half an hour's drive too and for those who like to take it at a slower pace there is a pleasant river stroll to Cangas and its shops, cider bars and restaurants.
Accommodation DescriptionFront gates open into fully enclosed drive and garden (1000m2). Large covered porch at the front of the house with comfy garden furniture.
Round the side of the house to further covered porch with garden dining table and chairs and the front door.
The front door opens into the entrada with hooks for hanging coats. Door from this into spacious, high ceilinged, open plan dining room/fully fitted kitchen. Sliding glass doors from this onto front porch.
Off dining room/ kitchen to master bedroom (double) with ensuite bathroom with shower unit and sitting room with a sliding glass door onto the garden. From the sitting room to the cloakroom/ utility room with the washing machine.
Up tiled stairs to large landing and sitting area. From this, there is a bathroom with a shower unit and two bedrooms (two singles and a terrace and a single bed which converts into a double.
Licence no: VV 846 AS
|Bedroom Details:||1 dble (160 cms) (grdflr), 1 twin (90 cms), 1 dble (160 cms) (first flr.)|
|Bathrooms:||3; (1 cloakroom (W.C. and washbasin), 1 ensuite bathroom (shwr. unit, W.C. and washbasin). (grd. flr.). Bathroom (shwr.unit, W.C. and washbasin). (first flr.).)|
|Nearest Shop:||2.5 kms - Cangas de Onis|
|Bars/Restaurants:||A short walk - the Parador|
|Nearest Airport:||Aviles (105km)|
|Nearest Ferryport:||Santander (134km)|
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|High||Jun 24 - Sept 10||£1530|
|Low||Rest of year closed||£N/A|
Only available summer months
This property has the following options
(NB 'short breaks' and 'small party' offers not available in high season)
Self Catering Holiday (min 7 nights)
Rio Sella and Parador de Cangas de Onís - five minute walk from the house
Vega de Los Caseros
There are no facilities here, but a five minute walk takes you to the Parador of Cangas de Onis where you can have a leisurely drink or a delicious meal.
It takes twenty five minutes on foot along the river to Cangas (five minutes by car) where you will find all that you need in the way of bars, shops and restaurants.
This is the gateway to the magnificent Picos de Europa, the stunning Desfiladero de los Beyos and the still, virtually unknown, but amazingly beautiful Parque Natural de Ponga. A walker's paradise.
The Rio Sella provides opportunities for canoeing, rafting and swimming as well as other water sports. Fishing, birdwatching and horse riding are other activities ready to captivate you.
2. Fishing (with a licence)
3. Swimming in nearby Rio Sella.
4. Canoeing in Cangas and Arriondas.
5. Outdoor activities offered by numerous companies in Cangas and Arriondas and in the Desfiladero de Beyos.
6. Discover the unspoilt beauty of Parque Natural de Ponga.
7. Visit the pilgrim shrine of Covadonga and the beautiful lakes of Enol and Encina.
8. Walk the Ruta de Cares.
9. Local gastronomy - many local, family run restaurants, but also two Michelin star restaurants in nearby Arriondas - El Corral del Indiano (one star) and Casa Marcial (two stars).
10. Sunday market at Cangas de Onis.
11. Fantastic beaches and fishing ports a twenty five minute drive.
12. The vibrant city of Oviedo and the lively port at Gijon just over an hour away.
Holiday Ideas near Vega de Los Caseros
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.