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Villa Escondite

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Overview
Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
L'Escala, Costa Brava, Province of Girona, Catalonia
Escondite or 'The Hideaway' is a traditional style 3 bedroom villa, situated in the El Pedró area of L´Escala within 5 minutes walk of both the beach and the old Town. The villa´s proximity to the beaches and the old town with good amenities (including a large supermarket within 400 metres walk) mean it is not absolutely essential to have a car for this location.

The house is ideal for families and couples as it is located in a quiet, much sought after residential area on the edge of the old town. This is where the wealthy of L´Escala built their large town houses with gardens to escape the old town, where there is precious little space for a garden.

The villa is split over two floors. Downstairs the entrance hall leads to the Lounge dinner, up the stairs towards the bedrooms and to a separate cloakroom / WC. The large Lounge...
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Listing #HL110167
About the Manager
Jonathan Orr (Property Manager Jonathan Orr)
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2009
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

This villa is very good value for the price paid. The location is really convenient (10 min. walk from the nearest beach or from the town center), close to the supermarkets and in a quiet part of the town. You can easily park in the...More

Thank Chutney_Bull_Terrier
Reviewed 19 August 2014

An excellent family size 3 bedroom villa, in a pleasant location with all the amenities you need to have for a relaxing and pretty stress free time. For what was a small fishing village originally l'Escala is quite large and varied with some good restaurants,...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2014

Good location, clean and well equipped, with parking space. First class Manager, Jonathan Orr met us and showed us everything we needed. Slight problem with light bulbs was fixed immediately. My only criticism is-too many trees in the garden!

Thank DaveRipley
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Full gas central heating
An extra folding bed is available meaning the house can sleep a maximum of 7
separate downstairs WC
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bookings from Stag, hen and other similar groups will not be accepted, please contact us before hand if you have any doubt to avoid disappointment.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    2 Fulls
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: RM 948 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note local tourist tax not included in price - currently charged at €0.90 per day per adult (over 16 years) up to a maximum charge of 7 nights

Not included: Bed linen & towels - supplementary €10 per person
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About the neighbourhood
L'Escala is a small fishing town (famous for the best anchovies in the Mediterranean) to the north east of Catalunya on the southern edge of the Bay of Rosas, surrounded by sandy beaches. The Greeks and Romans both created their first settlements on the Spanish peninsula here in L'Escala at Empuries and for that reason the Olympic flame was landed here during the Barcelona Olympics in 1992.

Nowadays the area is a place the middle class Catalans would really like to keep as a secret for themselves, but independent holiday makers are starting to discover its charm. L'Escala is a truly wonderful place to stay with beautiful sandy beaches, shallow water and craggy outcrops providing lots of interesting places to explore and inlets to snorkel.

Villa Escondite is in El Pedró an ar...
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Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Girona: 51.0 km
Railway: Flaça: 25.0 km
L´Escala is easily accessed from all over Europe by Plane, Train and Car. There are 3 airports within 1hr 45mins drive, the nearest being Girona (45mins drive), which is now a key Ryanair hub serving the whole of Europe. Perpignan airport (1hr 15mins drive) also being served by Ryanair and Air France, not forgetting Barcelona airport (1hr 45mins) which is served by most of the large airlines including BA, Easyjet, Iberia, Lufthansa, KLM etc.

The nearest Train station is Flaça (25mins drive) which is situated on the main line between Barcelona and Cervere (the French border) making high speed train travel from Paris, London, Brussels etc. simple.

L'Escala is located 20km from the AP7 motorway (the motorway connecting Barcelona to France) and is well signposted making self-drive very s...
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Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.4 km.
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