Stunning views and beautiful grounds provide an incredible setting for this well appointed home and guesthouse.
Set in an exclusive position, this unique property offers the perfect combination of accessibility, privacy and luxury. Embraced by nature, this property is the ideal hideaway.
Positioned at the end of a mile long drive, and surrounded by hundreds of acres of stunning forested land, one feels luxuriously lost in a tranquil haven. Yet you ‘re at the perfect base from which to experience the best of Catalonia.
Beautiful villages, and lively markets are all nearby. Less than 10 minutes away is the medieval village of Besalú, one of the true gems of Catalonia, bristling with local life with its restaurants, cafés, and shops. And you are only 25 minutes away to the historic city of Girona, or 40 minutes to the beautiful Costa Brava beaches.
This amazing property was conceived for the owners’ own dream vacations. The ancient farmhouse was lovingly restored, decorated with choice country antiques and equipped with all modern conveniences. Large groups of friends and family are comfortably accommodated in the stylish bedrooms and large airy living areas. Beautiful terraces and verandas offer stunning extensive views.
The property is distributed in 3 storeys:
On the ground floor there is a large and airy entrance hall, a spacious dinning room, a guest’s kitchen, all of these with direct access to the outdoors. There is also a staff kitchen, a cloakroom, a sauna and a steam room.
Here there is also a large bedroom with sitting area and direct entrance from the outdoors. This room is accessible by wheelchair.
On the first floor there is a spacious sitting room with fireplace and direct access to a large balcony with views to the pool. There is also a cosy TV room, and 4 bedrooms, all of them with balconies.
The top floor is accessed by two staircases, which lead to two separate wings. The eastern wing includes two bedrooms, and the western wing includes a large open sitting room with fireplace, and 5 bedrooms, one of which is includes a cute mezzanine.
Fifty yards from the house, across the lawns, there's a huge pool and pool house with its own eating, sitting and cooking area that's perfect for swimming and sunbathing.
The property also includes an annex cottage next to the villa where a couple live. They are in charge of the maintenance and security.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
The property includes 12 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms
6 of the bedrooms have 180cm x 200cm beds (that can be separated into twins)
1 of the bedrooms has a 160cm x 200cm bed (that can be sepatated into twins)
1 of the bedrooms has a 150cm x 200cm bed, 3 of the bedrooms have 140cm x 200cm beds, and 1 has a 140cm x 200cm bed plus a mezaninne with a futon of 160cm x 200cm (ideal for kids)
All the bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms, except one where the bathroom is next door.
All the bathrooms have showers except two that have a bath.
Two well equipped kitchens, one for professionals with dishwasher, microwave, oven, and fridge-freezer. Sauna and steam room, telephone and Internet, stereo, DVD player, Satellite TV, central heating, fans.
Parking space, terraces with sitting tables and chairs for outdoor dinning, swimming pool (15mx 10m), large pool house with barbeque and eating area. The property includes five hundred acres of private land to roam freely all over. The owners like an untamed, natural look.
5 min to Besalú
20 min to Olot
25 min to Figueres or Girona.
45 min to Costa Brava beaches/ French border
1h 30 minutes to Barcelona