Casa de Correos

rates in Euro per week
From arrival
Up to departure
0 - 2 guests
3 - 4 guests
5 - 6 guests
10 Dec 2018
22 Dec 2018
580
630
700
22 Dec 2018
5 Jan 2019
670
730
800
5 Jan 2019
23 Mar 2019
635
700
800
23 Mar 2019
6 Jul 2019
725
800
865
6 Jul 2019
31 Aug 2019
1200
1200
1200
31 Aug 2019
26 Oct 2019
725
800
865
26 Oct 2019
21 Dec 2019
635
700
800
  • For bookings of 14 consecutive days or more a reduced long stay rate applies. Please enquire.
Important information
  • Rental period: one week
  • Changeover day: Saturday
  • Check-in: between 16.00 and 18.00 hrs; check-out: 11.00hrs latest. Late check-in is possible at a surchage.
  • Maximum number of guests:2, 4 or 6. Rates based on one bedroom per two guests
  • Breakage deposit: Euro 200

Casa de Correos

A holiday home in Gaucin with a garden and a pool. This hideaway is situated at the edge of the picturesque village of Gaucin, yet right below the cosy village square with bars and restaurants.

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Villa description

A holiday home in Gaucin, at the edge of the picturesque Pueblo Blanco. Casa de Correos offers lots of romance, peace and quiet. A wonderful holiday home in a village, with a lovely pool and amazing views.

This lovely holiday home in Gaucin is beautifully decorated, and offers several terraces and a small garden with a pool.  The typical Moorish undistinguished façade does not give away what is hidden behind it. Only once you arrive at the back of the villa you will find this surprisingly nice small garden, its lovely little private pool and the gorgeous views.

From the villa and its terraces you have absolutely stunning views.

This lovely holiday home in Gaucin offers lots of romance, peace and quiet.

This lovely holiday home in Gaucin offers lots of romance, peace and quiet.

Once inside it is hard to believe that you just entered a town house. Yet it is a holiday home in Gaucin, with the lively centre  with its many bars and shops a stone throw away. And very convenient: it has a garage for a small car. The hallway is spacious and inviting. It promises more surprises to the eye. Down the hallway you will find a toilet.

A true inland experience, at only a thirty minute drive from the Mediterranean coast.

beautifully decorated holiday home

The hallway is spacious and inviting.

From the hallway you enter the spacious living room.  The living room is very bright and airy, and has an elegant, sophisticated feel to it. The villa has satellite TV and DVD, and offers a computer and wireless internet. The whole villa has full central heating and air-conditioning, apart from one of the double bedrooms. This room usually stays cool. It does have a fan.

It feels very cosy, you will instantly feel at home.

holiday villa with spacious living room

The living room is very bright and airy, and has an elegant, sophisticated feel to it.

This lovely holiday home in Gaucin is decorated with great taste. From the living area double doors open up to the shaded terrace which looks out to the distant mountains.

A subtle Moorish touch is present in all details.

a romantic and welcoming villa

You will love to snug up at one of the sofas next to the wood burner.

The shaded patio has a lovely outside dining area. From the terrace the views go over the whole coastal area up to the sea in the far distance. One level up there is another terrace, next to one of the bedrooms, where you have sunshine all day.

This is a wonderful place to relax.

villa with a shaded terrace for al fresco dining

From the living area doors open to the shaded terrace which looks out to the distant mountains.

Stairs lead down into the small garden. It has a border with fragrant lavender and orange trees. A line of pointy cypresses gives the area an intimate feel. The beautiful countryside is inviting you to explore on foot with little disturbance except for a herd of sheep or goats. The pool area in the small garden is tastefully designed. Please note that the area is overlooked, and that in spring and autumn it has shade in the morning. It has the last rays of the day though. The pool measures 5 x 2.60. It has steps leading in and night lighting. There are four sun loungers and a wooden sundeck around.

This is a wonderful place to relax after a trip to discover this beautiful area of Andalucía.

holiday villa with private pool

The pool area in the small garden is tastefully designed.

You will find the small but fully fitted kitchen to the side of the living-dining area. The kitchen has a double sink, ceramic hob, electric oven, microwave and fridge. In the basement you will find a washing machine, iron and board.

townhouse with small kitchen

The kitchen is small but well equipped.

Throughout the house you will find many antiques and beautiful artefacts.

villa with dining area seating six

The house offers a stylish dining area, easily seating six.

This holiday home in Gaucin offers a stylish dining area, easily seating six.

In this mild climate you will probably usually prefer to dine al fresco at the terrace.

A decorated stairway leads to the second floor where you will find the three bedrooms. The landing divides the house in two: one bedroom is at the street side, the other two are at the hillside.

holiday villa with three double bedrooms

The landing divides the house in two: one bedroom at the street side, the other two at the hillside.

The first twin bedroom is a very romantic room with good sized twin beds. Upon request the beds can be made up as a king-size double. This room faces the countryside and the hills. French doors lead out to a sunny terrace. The view goes over the garden and the hills to the coastal area up to the sea in the distance.

All rooms are decorated with antique furniture.

bedroom with twin or doubl ebeds

Romantic master bedroom with king size double bed.

This bedroom has its own en-suite shower room in a warm red authentic Moorish tadlakt finishing. It has a walk-in shower, basin and toilet.

all three bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms

The master bedroom has its en-suite shower room in a warm red Moorish tadlakt finishing.

Next to this room is the second twin bedroom. The beds can be moved alongside each other, but will be made up separately. Like the first bedroom, this room is facing the hillside and has the views.  This room has its en-suite shower room in a cool dark green tadlakt finishing. It also has large walk-in shower, basin and toilet.

twin bedroom with separate beds

In the twin bedroom the beds can be moved alongside each other, but will be made up separately.

en-suite shower room

The twin bedroom has a warm green tadlakt shower room.

The third bedroom is the only room in the house that is located at the street side. It has a small double bed. This room has no air-con, as it is usually cool. It does have a fan. The double bedroom has its en-suite shower room in a warm terracotta tadlakt. It offers a walk in shower, basin and toilet.

Many lovely details add to the feel of comfort and luxury.

Bedroom with small double bed

The third bedroom is the only room in the house that is located at the street side.

a lovely en-suite bathroom

The double bedroom has its en-suite shower room in a warm terracotta tadlakt.

Whether you wish to relax at the pool or to discover the treasure of the ancient cultures in Andalucia, this is a wonderful holiday home in Gaucin to use as a base.

Gaucin

The medieval castle towers over the picturesque pueblo blanco Gaucin

This is a perfect place for those who wish to be in a holiday home in Gaucin, with all amenities at hand, and yet enjoy a lovely outdoors area with a private pool and amazing views.

Location
Places of interest in Costa del Sol Interior

Location of this villa

This lovely holiday home in Gaucin is located at the edge of the picturesque whitewashed village of Gaucín. Gaucín has several small local shops and plenty of restaurants.

 

Airports near this villa

It is a one hour drive to the airport of Gibraltar. It is one and a half hour to the airport of Málaga,  and a bit over two hours to the airports of Jerez and Seville.

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Out and About

Gaucín is a spectacularly beautiful mountain village commanding sweeping views to Gibraltar and the Riff mountains of north Africa. Its magnificent castle dates from the time of the Roman settlement, and was later expanded by the Arabs into a fortress.

The area of the Costa del Sol Interior in Andalucía is famous for its many cultural sites and for its beautiful Natural Parks. The scenery  is stunning (Los Alcornocales Natural Park, Serranía de Ronda, Sierra de las Nieves etc.). It is a paradise for walking, exploring, riding and bird watching.

There are numerous remains of ancient civilizations in the area. Nearby Ronda is famous for its spectacular Puente Nuevo that spans the deep canyon that divides Ronda’s old and ‘new’ quarters, and there are Moorish palaces, Renaissance mansions, and Andalusia’s best preserved Arab baths. Within a 2 hour drive are Seville, Granada and Cordoba.

It is a half an hour drive from the holiday villa to the beaches and golf courses of the Mediterranean coast.

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Guests about this villa

“We hebben alleen lof voor de manier waarop jullie alles hebben georganiseerd. Voor herhaling vatbaar! Casa de Correos is een prachtig huis. Hoge plafonds, geweldige ligging, mooie kamers. We hebben genoten! Vriendelijke groet,”

Marc en Gea van Beuningen, October 2017

Beste Gea en Marc,  Heel hartelijk dank voor jullie fijne en waardevolle feedback! Heel fijn dat jullie het er zo lekker gehad hebben. Daar zijn de eigenaren en wij heel erg blij mee. Geniet er eerst nog maar even lekker van na, en voor daarna: graag tot een volgende keer! Hartelijke groet, Maaike, Vida Rústica,


“We had a wonderful honeymoon at Casa Coreos in Gaucin. Thank you for all your help with our booking, we are thrilled that we decided to use Vida Rustica and had a wonderful time in Gaucin.”

Rachel McDemott, September 2017

Thanks for your feedback; great to hear that you have enjoyed Casa de Correos and that you have had a wonderful time! Cherish your memories! Maaike, Vida Rustica


“We had a fabulous stay at Casa de Correos in Gaucin. The house itself was well prepared for us and the welcome pack was appreciated. This has been the first time I have used Vida Rustica but will definitely be a returning customer in future thanks to your excellent service. The one thing we found particularly helpful was the photos that accompanied the directions to the house. We have already been back on your website to look at houses for next year!
Thank you for the excellent service and the ease of which we were able to organise our holiday. Kind Regards”

Corinne Meek, April 2017

Dear Corinne, Thanks for your kind feedback! I am very happy that you have enjoyed your stay at Casa de Correos. Looking forward to advising you a next time! Maaike, Vida Rustica


“We had a wonderful week in the villa. It was so comfortable and so peaceful, which was exactly what we wanted. We loved the village and made some excursions. We ate well and drank well. The owner could update the restaurant information in the book in the house – by far the best restaurant is El Lateral, followed by El Atica. There is also a great deli with excellent home-cooked dishes to take away. Many thanks for all your help. It was a pleasure to deal with Vida Rustica.”

Linda Scales, September 2016

Dear Linda, Good to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Casa de Correos. Good input on the Deli! For other readers: the deli is Bonissim, it has a Facebook page. The take-away is excellent indeed. Looking forward to advising you again Linda! Maaike, Vida Rustica


“Wir haben einen wunderschönen Urlaub in der CASA DE CORREOS in Gaucin verbracht.
Es war alles so, wie wir es erwartet haben. Die Finca ist sehr, sehr schön, sehr geschmackvoll eingerichtet und bietet alles, was man braucht. Super! Danke auch für die Erstverpflegung bei unserer Ankunft! Einfach toll! Von der Finca aus sind alle Restaurants, Bars und Geschäfte zum Einkaufen sehr bequem in kurzer Zeit zu erreichen. Da wir nicht nur schönes Wetter, sondern auch Regentage hatten, hätten wir nur einen kleinen Vorschlag. Da wir das Auto nicht am Hause hatten, fehlte uns ein Schirmchen! Vielleicht freuen sich die nächsten Gäste, als auch wir uns beim nächsten Mal, über einen Kurzzeit-Regenschutz fürs Autoholen, Einkaufen und um auch trockenen Hauptes, die vielen, netten Bars zu besuchen. Wir werden wiederkommen! Liebe Grüße,”

Birgid und Thomas Bolch, Irene Bauer, April 2016

Recht herzlichen Dank für Ihren ausführlichen Feedback mit Bezug auf die Casa de Correos. Es freut mich, dass Sie Ihren Urlaub so genossen haben. Ich werde Ihre netten Worte und den Tip auch an die Eigentümer weitergeben; dass wird ihnen bestimmt auch besonders freuen. Ich hoffe Sie in der Zukunft nochmals beraten zu können. Gerne bis ein nächstes Mal, liebe Grüße,
Maaike, Vida Rústica,


“We just returned from 2 weeks holiday in Andalusia with Sabine Oldenborg. We booked our trip with Vida Rústica and we had a very good time.
The first week we stayed in Rute in Casa Margaretha. Rute is a village in the province Cordoba. From here it is easy to travel to Cordoba and Granada which are beautiful villages. Casa Margaretha is a very cosy villa in a small street in Rute. The villa was fully equiped and some local products were placed in the kitchen for us. Behind the villa there are two nice patios, one with a roof of grapes and fresh lemons and the other with a plunge pool and an outside shower. We had a wonderful time in this villa.
The second week we stayed in Gaucin in Casa de Correos. Gaucin is a village in the province Malaga. From here it is easy to travel to the sea and Ronda. Casa de Correos is a beautiful villa in a street at the border of the village. From the terrace you have a beautiful view towards the sea and Gibraltar. In this villa also an assortment of local products was available for us. There is a nice swimming pool in the garden surrounded by lavender and other flowers. We enjoyed our stay in this villa very much. We will for sure go to Andalusia again and use Vida Rústica for the beautiful holiday villas.”

Sabine Oldenborg and Jeroen Pasman, June 2015

Dear Sabine Oldenborg and Jeroen Pasman, Good to hear that both villas were a good choice. They are quite different, yet each pretty in its own way. And a nice combination, as thus you could visit two very different areas of Andalucía. Quite a challenge to try to beat this next time. We will go for it! Maaike


“We had a lovely stay in the villa last week. Esther was lovely and the villa was beautiful. Shall be back next year! Thanks again, “

Charlene and Scott Gibson, October 2015


“Wir haben im Juli eine Woche in der wunderschönen Casa Correos verbracht. Das liebevoll und sehr authentisch renovierte Dorfhaus in Gaucin war ein guter Ausgangspunkt für Ausflüge in die nähere und fernere Umgebung (Ronda, Alhambra, Gibraltar etc.). Der kleine Pool im Garten mit einer wunderbaren Aussicht auf die Berge hat insbesondere unseren Kindern sehr gut gefallen und bot trotz der Lage mitten im Dorf durch die geschickte Bepflanzung rundum sehr viel Privatsphäre. Gaucin ist ein sehr schönes weißes Dorf und wir hatten das Glück, dass in der Woche die “Semana Cultural de Gaucin” stattfand. Jeden Tag wurde auf dem unmittelbar in der Nähe des Hauses gelegenen Dorfplatz etwas geboten (Lifemusik, Flamenco, Weinverkostungen, Theater etc.). Die Aufführungen wurden teilweise von den Kindern des Dorfes bestritten und waren daher sehr besonders, z. B. im Vergleich zu den üblicherweise in Touristenzentren gebotenen Shows. Besonders angenehm fanden wir auch, dass man vom Haus aus alles zu Fuß erledigen konnte: Geschäfte für den täglichen Bedarf und Restaurants und Bars waren in unmittelbarer Nähe. Wir können das Haus und Vida Rústica jedem empfehlen, der einen authentischen Urlaub fernab des Massentourismus sucht. Wir kommen bestimmt noch einmal wieder.”

Susanne Müller, July 2015

Casa de Correos, the pool by Susanne Muller, July 2015

Casa de Correos, the pool by Susanne Muller, July 2015

Liebe Susanne, Vielen Dank für Ihre netten Kommentar auf Facebook! Das Bild sagt alles … schön, dass Sie so genossen haben. Ich empfehle Ihnen gerne zu einem nächsten Mal! Maaike, Vida Rustica


“Wir sind gestern aus dem traumhaften Ort Gaucín begeistert zurückgekehrt und möchten unsere tolle Eindrücke von dem gesamten Ambiente der Casa de Correos weitervermitteln. Es war ein sehr geschmackvoll eingerichtet mit allen drum und dran, sehr freundliche Menschen die wir dort begegnet sind, einfach unbeschreiblich schön. Auf jeden Fall werden wir Vida Rustica weiterempfehlen und hoffen auch für uns daß es nicht das letzte mal war so ein Urlaub zu machen. Vielen Dank für ihre Mühe und viele Grüße an alle die dazu beigetragen haben so ein schönes Haus und die Atmosphäre zu kreieren.”

Mit freundlichen Grüßen, Vladimir und die ganze Crew, juni 2014


Features
  • 3 bedrooms
  • village house
  • near the sea
  • near golf courses
  • private pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • air-conditioning
Casa de Correos

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