Cortijo Cerro Alto

rates in Euro per week
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Up to departure
0 - 10 guests
11 Dec 2018
22 Dec 2018
4375
22 Dec 2018
5 Jan 2019
5000
6 Jan 2019
5 May 2019
4375*
5 May 2019
30 Jun 2019
5000*
30 Jun 2019
1 Sep 2019
6250*
1 Sep 2019
27 Oct 2019
5000*
27 Oct 2019
22 Dec 2019
4375*
  • * Prices for this period have not yet been confirmed. The prices shown are an estimate, based on the price of the year before. Please enquire.
Important information
  • Rental period: one week
  • Changeover day: flexible
  • Check-in: between 16.00 and 18.00 hrs; check-out: 11.00hrs latest
  • Maximum number of guests: 10
  • Upon request the pool can be heated at a surcharge of Euro 200 per week.
  • Included is the help of a cleaner for two hours a day five days a week. Additional help is available at a surcharge of Euro 12 per hour.
  • Breakage deposit: Euro 700

Cortijo Cerro Alto

This amazingly beautiful luxury villa near Gaucín is situated on a hilltop, with a magnificent panoramic view; utterly private and equally stunning. A great place to relax and enjoy the wonderful countryside.

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Villa description

This amazingly beautiful luxury villa near Gaucín is situated on a hilltop, with a magnificent panoramic view. It is slightly off the beaten track, a bit below this picturesque whitewashed village. Its location in the Gaucín area gives ample opportunity to explore the many interesting cultural sites and famous Natural Parks in the area.

A great place to relax and enjoy the wonderful countryside.

An amazingly beautiful luxury villa near Gaucín with a magnificent panoramic view.

An amazingly beautiful luxury villa near Gaucín with a magnificent panoramic view.

The situation of this luxury villa near Gaucín is utterly private and equally stunning. This magnificent Cortijo offers panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and the Alcornocales National Park. This luxury villa near Gaucín offers the best of both worlds. Gaucín and all its attractions is not far, but the little journey to the villa takes you away from everyone else, slightly off the beaten track, to somewhere a little more undiscovered and a bit more special.

Access to the property is through an electric gate.

The driveway brings you to the authentic Cortijo gate that even has the traditional bell.

The Cortijo is built in the traditional Andalusian style.

The Cortijo is built in the traditional Andalusian style.

The villa seems to lie alone in the world and yet is not even ten kilometers from the whitewashed town of Gaucín. The pretty village with its good restaurants, bars and shops is only fifteen minutes away. It is a pretty drive through the mountains from the village of Gaucín to this beautiful villa. The landscape is majestic and beautiful.

Once inside the interior gate you arrive at an intimate outer courtyard.

It is designed as a Zen garden, with a water feature and bespoke mosaic.

The outer courtyard is designed as a Zen garden, with a water feature and bespoke mosaic.

The outer courtyard is designed as a Zen garden, with a water feature and bespoke mosaic.

There is a large covered seating area, which is ideal for yoga or just relaxing. This is the most formal part of the garden, designed to feature the four elements using biblical plants, flowing water and Cordoba stone.

Fig, orange, pomegranate trees are to be found here as well as roses.

Fig, orange, pomegranate trees are to be found here as well as roses.

Fig, orange, pomegranate trees are to be found here as well as roses.

Passing the peaceful Zen garden you enter an inner courtyard with central fountain and shaded entertaining area.
This elegant country villa offers luxury, amazingly beautiful decoration, plenty of space and utter tranquility.

It is a spacious classical family house in one of the finest valleys of Southern Spain.

This elegant country villa offers luxury, amazingly beautiful decoration, plenty of space and utter tranquility.

This elegant country villa offers luxury, amazingly beautiful decoration, plenty of space and utter tranquility.

There are 6 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, all of them spacious and decorated with great taste. The villa has central heating in all the house, it has air-conditioning in the master bedroom and fans in the other bedrooms.

The villa has been built with best quality materials, has big rooms and spacious terraces.

No expense has been spared for its design, decoration and comfort.

No expense has been spared for its design, decoration and comfort.

This amazing luxury villa near Gaucín is surrounded by open, wooded countryside and set in beautifully landscaped gardens with luscious plants, fragrant herbs and Mediterranean trees. The outside areas are spacious and beautifully decorated, as is the interior of this enchanting villa.

The 5 hectares of private land guarantee complete privacy.

The large heated saltwater swimming pool looks out to the majestic views.

The large heated saltwater swimming pool looks out to the majestic views.

The pool is set to the side of the garden. Upon request the pool can be heated at a surcharge. Broad roman steps are leading in. Numerous sun loungers surround the pool. There is pool house with a fridge and toilet.

All about this villa is cheerful and bright – as is the weather in this wonderful part of Andalucía.

Numerous sun loungers surround the pool.

Numerous sun loungers surround the pool.

The garden around the villa is planted largely with indigenous species which include Mediterranean shrubs and flowering plants, mature olive trees, almond and fig trees, Cyprus, Jacaranda, Ginkgo, Orange, Lemon, Australian oak and Mimosa, fragrant lavender and rosemary and the more architectural shapes of agave and aloe.

The garden around the house is planted largely with indigenous species.

The garden around the house is planted largely with indigenous species.

The Cortijo is perfect for both indoor and outdoor living. This luxury villa near Gaucín has many terraces, some sunny and some shaded. The various al fresco living areas are gorgeous to relax and enjoy the fantastic mild climate of this lush valley.

There are lots of places to occasionally get away from the other guests.

The various al fresco living areas are gorgeous to relax and enjoy the fantastic mild climate.

The various al fresco living areas are gorgeous to relax and enjoy the fantastic mild climate.

Here you enjoy comfortable seating, plenty of shade for the many soothing warm days, and shelter from the prevailing winds.

Lovely spots for either an al fresco dinner or a long lazy siesta.

There are plenty of lovely spots for either an al fresco dinner or a long lazy siesta.

There are plenty of lovely spots for either an al fresco dinner or a long lazy siesta.

This wonderful luxury villa near Gaucín offers plenty of privacy to enjoy the peace and quiet without intrusion, whilst being a wonderful place to entertain. One of the areas that you will probably love is the huge front terrace with comfortable outdoor furniture and magnificent views. Most evenings you will dine al fresco at the terrace, enjoying the amazing views. This large covered terrace is truly brilliant for al fresco dining. It easily seat 20 guests – or more.

The garden vista is absolutely stunning.

Most evenings you will dine al fresco at the terrace, enjoying the amazing views.

Most evenings you will dine al fresco at the terrace, enjoying the amazing views.

Indoors and outdoors are seamlessly connected. A barbecue area adjoins the outdoor dining area and continues to the kitchen.

A barbecue area adjoins the outdoor dining area.

A barbecue area adjoins the outdoor dining area.

The bright and spacious kitchen is obviously designed to cater for large numbers. Here you can self-cater in style. However if you prefer not to self-cater, catering can be arranged. The kitchen has granite and marble surfaces. It is equipped with a large range gas cooker (6 rings) and double oven. It has an American fridge/freezer, Miele dishwasher and a commercial dishwasher.

The bright and spacious kitchen is obviously designed to cater for large numbers.

The bright and spacious kitchen is obviously designed to cater for large numbers.

The bright and spacious kitchen is obviously designed to cater for large numbers.

The kitchen island is housing a preparation sink and breakfast bar.

The kitchen island is housing a preparation sink and breakfast bar.

The kitchen island is housing a preparation sink and breakfast bar.

There is a further marble sink with drainer. It has an enormous walk-in cold store. There is a utility room with washing machine and separate tumble dryer.

The decoration is stylish and artistic.

The decoration is stylish and artistic.

The decoration is stylish and artistic.

The atmosphere of this luxury villa near Gaucín is warm and welcoming. Here you can indulge in luxury, yet feel completely at home. The decoration is stylish and artistic. The owners are passionate about their house.

No expense has been spared for its design, decoration and comfort.

Here you can indulge in luxury, yet feel completely at home.

Here you can indulge in luxury, yet feel completely at home.

The sitting room is spacious. It has double doors leading to the covered terrace. It has comfortable couches and a wood burner for an occasional cooler evening. There is a library area and media center. The Cortijo offers satellite Television, a DVD player, and CD player. The villa has WiFi internet. The villa has central heating throughout. It has air-conditioning in the master bedroom and fans in the other bedrooms.

Throughout the villa you will find beautiful art and artifacts.

The sitting room is spacious and has double doors leading to the covered terrace.

The sitting room is spacious and has double doors leading to the covered terrace.

The indoors dining room of this luxury villa near Gaucín is utterly stylish. The antique wooden dining table easily seats up to twelve. This is a great place to dine on an occasionally cooler evening. The colour of the walls, the artwork, the cushions and many tiny details, all is chosen carefully to make the perfect match.

Double doors open onto the covered terrace.

The antique wooden dining table easily seats up to twelve.

The antique wooden dining table easily seats up to twelve.

A corridor leads to three double bedrooms. The largest is the romantic master bedroom suite. This bedroom has air-conditioning.

It has a large four poster bed and and generous built in cupboard.

The romantic master bedroom suite has a large four poster bed.

The romantic master bedroom suite has a large four poster bed.

This bright and sunny bedroom offers fabulous views.

The south facing views go over the pretty garden and the beautiful valley beyond.

This bright and sunny bedroom offers fabulous views.

This bright and sunny bedroom offers fabulous views.

The bedrooms have first quality bedding.

Perfection up to the tiniest details.

The bedrooms have first quality bedding.

The bedrooms have first quality bedding.

The other two double bedrooms in the main house have double beds too and an en-suite shower room with shower, basin and toilet. Both these bedrooms have fans. The owners have brought lots of art and artifacts from their travels all over the world.

Both these rooms have double doors opening onto the garden.

The other two double bedrooms in the main house have double beds too.

The other two double bedrooms in the main house have double beds too.

This luxury villa near Gaucín is built in the traditional Andalusian style, around an inner courtyard with a covered walkway.

Across this courtyard is the other wing of the villa, housing three more double bedrooms.

The wing across the inner courtyard houses three more double bedrooms.

The wing across the inner courtyard houses three more double bedrooms.

These three bedrooms are spacious too. They all have a double bed, solid oak flooring and generous built in cupboards. All have fans.

Each bedroom is decorated in its own style, all of them pretty and colourful.

Each bedroom is decorated in its own style, all of them pretty and colourful.

Each bedroom is decorated in its own style, all of them pretty and colourful.

Each bedroom has its own en-suite shower room. These all have a Moorish design walk-in shower, a basin and toilet.

As the rest of the villa, the shower rooms are beautifully decorated.

Each bedroom has its own en-suite shower room.

Each bedroom has its own en-suite shower room.

This beautiful luxury villa near Gaucín is a comfortable retreat for a family or group of friends, and is also very comfortable for smaller groups or a couple who like to have lots of space and privacy. It is a lovely place to enjoy the Andalusian sun at one of the terraces, or near the pool, but also perfect as a base from which to explore the south of Spain with its intriguing cultural heritage, picturesque white villages and of course its many tapas bars.

It is a piece of paradise.

Cortijo Cerro Alto is a comfortable retreat for a family or group of friends

Cortijo Cerro Alto is a comfortable retreat for a family or group of friends

Location
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Location of this villa

This lovely luxury villa is located at 10 kilometers,  a 15 minutes drive from the picturesque whitewashed village of Gaucín. The nearest shops are in San Pablo though (5 minutes). Gaucín has all amenities: 2 banks with cash dispensers, supermarkets, post office, doctor, medical clinic, pharmacist and many restaurants and tapas bars.

Airports near this villa

It is a one hour drive from this luxury villa near Gaucín to the airport of Gibraltar. It is one and a half hour drive from the villa 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.

At a 45 minutes’ drive from this luxury villa near Gaucín are many famous beaches. Golf Courses at Valderama, Sotogrande, San Roque, La Duquesa, Alcaidesa, Almenara and Estepona are all less than an hour away.

If you wish for more activity you can go riding, walking in the surrounding hills, sailing or even windsurfing at Tarifa, a 60 minute drive. Or you can take a day trip by hovercraft from Tarifa to Tangiers in Morocco. In the winter months skiing in the Sierra Nevada is two and a half hours drive away.

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Guests about this villa

Upon request the pool can be heated at a surcharge, see above: SHOW PRICES.

Features
  • 7 bedrooms
  • in the countryside
  • near the sea
  • near golf courses
  • heated pool
  • private pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • very private
  • full size pool
Cortijo Cerro Alto

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