General Description This interesting, C18th, detached, stone house, located in a quiet neighbourhood above the charming, old, seaside town and fishing port of Muros, enjoys impressive views or the beautiful Ria de Muros and Noia.
Opposite a Romanesque chapel, with a front and rear garden, it has recently been beautifully restored and renovated to create a very comfortable holiday home. Tastefully and attractively decorated and furnished in designer style, it is spacious and uncluttered, yet warm and homely.
The caring owners, who speak English, maintain this very well and thoughtfully equipped property to a high standard and ensure you have everything that you need.
It's just a ten minute walk down (much more coming up) to the town square where you'll find a tempting selection of bars and restaurants and its beach. Nearby there is a great choice of other fantastic sandy beaches, you could not be better placed for a traditional seaside holiday.
There is something for everyone here: a small children's playground in the immediate vicinity, walks and cycling routes directly from the house and day-trips out to Galicia's historical cities.
The house has WIFI. Accommodation Description Front gate opens into small, enclosed front garden and steps and larger gate to the garage.
From the garden, the front door opens into an open plan sitting room with a fireplace and window with views onto the back garden.
Through a stone archway to a spacious, open plan living room with a dining area and a sitting area and a large window with sea views.
Off the sitting room, there is a double bedroom with a window looking onto the back garden, a bathroom and a kitchen.
Down stairs from the sitting room to french doors leading to the fully enclosed back garden with sea views.
Down further stairs to the garage where the washing machine is housed.
Up wooden stairs from the sitting room to the landing to three bedrooms (one double and two twins) and bathroom.
Licence No: VUT-CO-3862
July & August; Easter
Rest of Year
10% discount for rentals of 14 nights or more
This property has the following options (NB 'short breaks' and 'small party' offers not available in high season) Self Catering Holiday (min 7 nights)
Maximum Sleeps: 8
Nearest Beach: 1km
Nearest Shop: In town - 1 km
Bars/Restaurants: In town - 1 km
Nearest Town: Muros - a short walk
Nearest Swim: 1 km - Praia do Castelo in town.
Beautiful beaches nearby - Praias de Castelo, Louro, San Francisco, Area Maior, Ancoradoiro, Carnota...
Walking and cycling in the hills near the house. Don't miss the walk out to the lighthouse at Louro and the one round La Laguna de Xalfas there.
Windsurfing at Praias de Louro and Area Maior.
Get to know the delightful old town and port of Muros.
Watch the catch come in and buy the freshest fish at "la lonja" in the port.
Take a boat trip from Muros around the Ria de Muros and Noia.
Drive down the coast to the interesting old town of Noia with its wonderful covered market and fascinating churches.
Visit the horreo (grainstore) at Carnota - the longest in the world!
Discover the iron age settlement of "Castro de Barona" on the Barbanza Peninsula, south of Noia.
Visit Cabo Finisterra and its lighthouse "the end of the world" - the westernmost point of continental Europe.
Go to Ezaró and Monte Pindo "the Celtic Olympus" with huge granite boulders with mysterious engravings and ruins of ancient shrines and dramatic waterfalls which are illuminated on Saturday nights in the summer.
Take day trips to the historic cities of Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Pontevedra and Vigo.
Feast on fish and seafood at affordable prices at the local, family run restaurants. Central/partial heating is available: Yes
Fireplace is available: Yes
Heating Description: Gasoil fired central heating. Open fireplace in the sitting room.
Interior Decor: Very tastefully decorated in cream and white and pastel shades blending in with stone walls and stone features, creating a homely, relaxing atmosphere. Handsome, polished, natural clay tiled floors downstairs and polished wooden floors upstairs. Soft lighting.
Windows in all the rooms, some with lovely views of the sea and the ria.
Furnishings: Attractive, comfortable, modern designer furniture fitting in perfectly with the character of the house. With everything you need, but with an uncluttered feel.
Bedroom Details: 1 dble (150 cms) (grd. flr.), 1 dble (150 cms), 1 twin (80 cms), 1 twin (90 cms) (first flr.).
Bedroom 1: On the ground floor. One double bed (150 cms), bedside tables and lamps and fitted wardrobe. Window onto the back garden.
Bedroom 2: On the first floor. One double bed (150 cms), bedside table and lamp and chair and fitted wardrobe. Window.
Bedroom 3: On the first floor. Two single beds (80 cms), bedside table and lamp, chair and fitted wardrobe. Window.
Bedroom 4: One roll away bed (two singles (90 cms), bedside table and lamp, chair and fitted wardrobe. Skylight.
Bathroom Details: 1 shwr. unit, W.C. and washbasin (grd. flr.) Bath/shwr, W.C., bidet and two wasbasins. (first flr.)
Bathroom 1: On the ground floor. Shower unit, W.C. and washbasin. Shelving. White fittings.
Bathroom 2: on the first floor. Bath with shower overhead, W.C., bidet and two washbasins. White fittings. Skylight.
Towels provided, but not beach towels.
Lounge & Entertainment Equipment...
English Books/Games: Yes
Notes: Sitting room with open fireplace. Three seater sofa and three easy chairs and coffee table. Windows with views onto front and back gardens.
Living room leading from sitting room with two sofas and two armchairs, coffee table and T.V.
Glass topped dining table and six chairs and sideboard.
Skylight and large window with fantastic view of the sea and the ria.
Kitchen & Laundry Equipment...
Oven: Yes Hobs: 4(electric)
Washing Machine: Yes
Washing Line: Yes
Ironing Board: Yes
Notes Very compact, but practical kitchen with window onto front garden. Very well equipped.
The glasses and crockery are kept in the sideboard by the dining table in the living room.
The washing machine is housed in the garage in the basement along with the iron, ironing board, clothes' airer and drier (not a tumble drier, but dries individual items).
Dining Equipment Plenty for the capacity of the house. Tasteful and good quality.
Garden There is a small, enclosed front garden, laid to lawn, with a path leading to the front door and steps down to the garage.
There is also a good sized, enclosed back garden, laid to lawn with a magnificent view of the ria de Muros and the sea.
Plenty of garden furniture. Garden table and chairs for al fresco meals. Sunloungers with cushions. Trolley. Parasol.
Parking In the garage or in a public parking space across the way from the house.
Suitability For People With Walking Difficulties...
Casas Cantabricas recommends this property as being suitable for people with walking difficulties. NB This does not necessarily imply that the house is prepared or officially graded as suitable for disabled use, but rather that it has characteristics, listed below, which make it more comfortable for people with walking difficulties. Please don't hesitate to contact us for further advice on this.
Beds Ground Floor: Yes
Low Shower Ground Floor: Yes
Car to Door: Yes
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