Located in the heart of the beautiful Pla de l’Estany hills, just north of Girona, this lovely farmhouse is perched on a ridge with fantastic views.
The property is within easy reach of the beautiful Costa Brava beaches (less than 30 minutes away) and close to the historic cities of Girona, Figueres and the French Border. Barcelona is just 1h away.
Here the air is clear and guests can relax informally in the countryside of rural Catalonia, dotted with medieval hill towns, woods and green fields. This area is excellent for bicycling and walking. It is possible to bike to several nearby villages on quiet country roads to visit a coffee bar or pick up fresh bread in the morning.
Guests can also explore village markets, craft and pottery shops and marvellous restaurants.
This beautiful stone “mas” (farmhouse) has a red-tiled roof, ancient well and stonewalls with climbing bougainvillea. It dates from 1806 and is has spacious accommodation for 12-13 people with 7,600 sq feet indoors and a large pergola/BBQ area outside.
It has been lovingly renovated to keep the original flavour with exposed-stone walls, vaulted ceilings, huge exposed beams, terra cotta-tiled floors, and colour-washed walls.
Downstairs you will find a large entry hall with vaulted ceiling, a large and comfortable living room, and a spacious eat-in country kitchen. There is also one en-suite double bedroom, and a library/office with a computer and twin beds to provide sleeping space for two additional guests.
Upstairs there are 5 double bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
Bedroom 1 (160cm) with en-suite bathroom (bath with handheld shower, sink, WC)
Bedroom 2: Master bedroom with 160cm bed and en-suite bathroom (bath, sink, WC)
Bedroom 3 and 4: 160cm beds and en-suite bathroom (shower, sink, WC)
Bedroom 5: 160cm bed and private bathroom next door (bath, WC, sink)
Bedroom 6: two single beds with a possible 3rd bed. Private bathroom next door (bath, sink, WC)
Open plan country kitchen with fireplace and sitting area, and large living room/games room with snooker table, satellite TV and DVD player.
Outside are a spacious garden with sunny and shaded areas, pergolas, BBQ, swimming pool (5 x 10 meters), large space to play soccer and a bicycle shed.
Fully equipped eat-in kitchen, pantry and laundry room with washer and dryer. Computer with Internet access, satellite TV, DVD player and stereo. Ping-pong table and billiards table. Air conditioning in all the rooms (charged extra)
5 minutes drive to the nearest village
15 minutes to Girona
Costa Brava beaches 25 minutes
French border 30 minutes