Finca Acequia del Moro

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0 - 6 guests
21 Feb 2020
28 Mar 2020
1350
28 Mar 2020
16 May 2020
2850
16 May 2020
18 Jul 2020
5850
18 Jul 2020
29 Aug 2020
8350
29 Aug 2020
19 Sep 2020
2850
25 Oct 2020
28 Mar 2021
1350*
  • * 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: Saturday
  • Check-in: between 16.00 and 18.00 hrs; check-out: 11.00hrs latest
  • Maximum number of guests: 6
  • Breakage deposit: Euro 400

Finca Acequia del Moro

A charming Finca near Ronda amidst the breathtaking scenery of the Serranía de Ronda. The Finca enjoys lots of privacy inside and out, it has a private pool and access to the extensive grounds.

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Villa description

This charming Finca near Ronda forms part of a large traditional country house in the heart of Andalucia, situated amidst the breathtaking scenery of the Serrania de Ronda with the ancient Moorish city of Ronda at arm’s length. The Finca enjoys total privacy inside and out, it has a private pool and has access to the extensive grounds.

With its exquisite furnishings, delightful gardens and pool this is the perfect year-round escape.

Charming Finca near Ronda with large private pool.

A charming Finca near Ronda with stunning views and a private pool.

The traditional large farmhouse has been tastefully restored by its owner. It now provides comfortable luxury accommodation. Finca Acequia del Moro comprises the entire east wing of the venue and can be rented outside of high season. During that period the west wing is occupied by the owner and her two children.

This family friendly Finca near Ronda enjoys total privacy inside and outside, at the pool, on the private terrace and in the walled garden.

The finca has a private walled garden.

The finca has a private walled garden.

The guests from this wonderful Finca near Ronda have private use of the beautiful pool area and have access to the large grounds of the Cortijo. Cortijo Acequia del Moro, the venue as a whole, is let exclusively as one large country house during the summer months of July, August and September.

The farmhouse is set in two hectares of terraced fields, orchards and gardens to explore. The land is encircled by both a river and a stream with wonderful views towards the shimmering Grazalema mountains.

Guests have private use of the beautiful pool area and have access to the large grounds.

Large luxury villa near Ronda Andalucía with a large pool and stunning views.

Guest have access to the extensive grounds and the large pool.

This wonderful Finca near Ronda has its own private entrances. The ancient farmhouse retains its thick stone walls while benefiting from all the conveniences of a modern renovation, including double glazing and central heating. The villa is painted in neutral lime wash hues, it has natural linen curtains and pale blue accents. Traditional building materials have been used, earthenware tiles on the floor and old tiles on the roof. Reclaimed patterned tiles decorate the interior and exterior.

The Finca has private entrances.

The private entrance to the Finca is through an old wooden door.

The private entrance to the Finca is through an old wooden door.

The private, walled garden is edged by an agapanthus lined path. It has a rose-bedecked pergola leading towards a vine covered seating area with views of Ronda and its surrounding hills. Ancient olive trees sit among fig, mulberry and pomegranate trees, under planted with spring flowering iris. Rose beds are filled with lavender and daisies. Soft, romantic night lighting is created by candles, solar lanterns, fairy strings and the delicate patterns of Moroccan shaded lamps.

Guests enjoys total privacy inside and outside on the private terrace and in the walled garden.

Guests enjoys total privacy inside and outside on the private terrace and in the walled garden.

Beyond the walled garden, paths take you to the old terraces planted with new fig and apple trees, down to the stream past ancient olives and spring flowering iris or through the herb and rose beds to a gate leading out towards the orchards and the swimming pool. This path that leads through the gardens to the pool is fenced for the safety of small children. The Acequia, a Moorish water feature, trickles water onto a pan tiled course that flows through the garden.

Across a stone bridge and only a few minutes stroll away is the saltwater swimming pool.

This is also a lovely setting for an early evening sundown.

Across a stone bridge and only a few minutes stroll away is the saltwater swimming pool.

The pool measures 11 metres in length. The pool has a special cover that helps to warm the water; thus you will be able to swim earlier than in a regular unheated pool. It is surrounded by lawn, lilies and lavender and is set in an acre of orchard. Predominantly an apple and walnut smallholding, there are also numerous quince, pear and sharon fruit trees as well. The mature trees surrounding the lawned area provide plenty of pleasant cool shade for the warmest days. From the pool the view goes over the valley towards the distant mountains of the Sierra de la Grazalema on one side and to the old town of Ronda at the other. The mature trees surrounding the lawned area provide plenty of pleasant cool shade for the warmest days.

There are plenty of sun loungers to enjoy the warm Andalusian sunshine.

This is also a lovely setting for an early evening sundown.

This is also a lovely setting for an early evening sundown.

At the other end of the land a Moorish aqueduct can just be seen nestling among the quince trees and bamboo-lined stream. A bit further from the pool is a separate play area for young children. It is equipped with swings, climbing frame, slide, play house and small motorbikes for toddlers. A badminton net provides entertainment for all ages.

A bit further from the pool is a separate play area for young children.

A bit further from the pool is a separate play area for young children.

A bit further from the pool is a separate play area for young children.

By the house in the private garden, there are floor and scatter cushions for relaxing under the shade of a cane roof.

Here you also find a wooden table and chairs for al fresco dining.

A chill out area is set under the shade of a cane roof with large floor and scatter cushions.

A chill out area is set under the shade of a cane roof with large floor and scatter cushions.

A smaller walled courtyard is by the kitchen and sitting room. The kitchen and sitting room both open onto this patio which offers both winter sun and summer shade. A table and chair provide the perfect spot for a cup of tea or morning coffee.

The kitchen has painted wooden cupboards and shelves and a granite work surface.

The Finca has all you need to cook a lovely meal - and more than that!

The Finca has all you need to cook a lovely meal – and more than that!

It has a double sink and it is equipped with a vitro ceramic hob, extractor hood, an electric oven, microwave, toaster, food processor, fridge-freezer, dishwasher and a washing machine.

The kitchen has a fine indoors dining area.

The kitchen has a fine indoors dining area.

There is a breakfast table for six people with views onto the patio.

The finca has yet another fully fitted kitchen.

There is a breakfast table for six people with views onto the patio.

This Finca near Ronda is centrally heated in the winter and every window is double-glazed and has wooden shutters as protection against the intense midday heat during the summer months. It has Wifi. The television offers IPTV streamed British channels and a DVD player and library is provided. The villa is full of Spanish reference books, novels and art books. The Finca offers WiFi, satellite TV, DVD player and a library.

The sitting room is warm and welcoming.

This south facing living area opens onto the walled garden and has three sets of windows

This south facing living area opens onto the walled garden and has three sets of windows.

This large room has a sitting area and a billiard.

This large room has a sitting area and a billiard.

This large room has a sitting area and a billiard.

The south facing living area opens onto the walled garden and has three sets of windows with views of the cobbled terrace allowing for sunshine throughout the day.

French windows open to a cobbled terrace with an al fresco dining area.

French windows open to a cobbled terrace with an al fresco dining area.

French windows open to a cobbled terrace with an al fresco dining area.

The indoors dining room has a log burning stove for winter warmth and thick stone walls which means that the house maintains its heat during the winter and remains incredibly cool in summer.

The dining room has thick stone walls - warm in winter and cool in summer.

The dining room has thick stone walls – warm in winter and cool in summer.

The Finca near Ronda has three bedrooms and one bathroom. The principal bedroom has balcony doors overlooking the south facing terrace, main garden and palm tree. The bed is 150 cm and there is a wardrobe, chest of drawers and occasional chairs.

The principal bedroom has balcony doors overlooking the south facing terrace.

The principal bedroom has balcony doors overlooking the south facing terrace.

The principal bedroom has balcony doors overlooking the south facing terrace.

In the summer mosquito nets are provided so that guests can sleep with the windows and doors open. Since the temperatures always drop to a comfortably cool level there is no need for air conditioning although fans are provided. The second bedroom has a smaller double of 135 cm, also with a mirror, chair for slinging clothes and bedside tables and lamps.

The second bedroom has a smaller double bed.

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The second bedroom has a smaller double bed.

The floors upstairs are all carpeted in local rush matting and all bedrooms have wardrobes, chairs to sling clothes, chest of drawers, mirrors, bedside tables and lamps and wall lights.

The third has twin beds and a nursing chair.

The third has twin beds and a nursing chair.

The third has twin beds and a nursing chair.

On the other side of the twin bedroom is a pale aqua-tiled bathroom. It has a bath with shower attachment, loo and washbasin with Travertine marble surround and shelves.

The three bedrooms of the Finca share a lovely bathroom with bath with shower over.

The three bedrooms share a lovely bathroom.

The three bedrooms share a lovely bathroom.

The bathroom looks out to the private courtyard.

The bathroom looks out to the private courtyard.

You may choose to just relax at this lovely Finca near Ronda and enjoy the pool, the views and the peace and quiet.

Alternatively you may go off exploring the area’s many historical sites.

It is up to you…

To relax or to explore...the choice is yours.

To relax or to explore…the choice is yours.

Location
Places of interest in Serranía de Ronda

Location of this villa:

This charming Finca near Ronda is located at 1,5 km, 6 minutes by car from the whitewashed village of Arriate. From the villa it is  6,9 km, 13 minutes by car to Ronda. Ronda has all facilities.

Airports near this villa:

It is 109 km, 1 hr and 30 minutes from this luxury villa near Ronda to Malaga airport; it is 119 km, 1 hr and 38 minutes from the villa to Jerez airport Jerez, and 131 km, 1 hr and 44 minutes from the villa to the airport of Seville

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Out and About

Apart from the truly stunning scenery around Ronda (Serranía de Ronda, Sierra de las Nieves, Park of Grazalema, Zahara lake etc.), there are numerous remains of ancient civilizations in the area, including some of Europe’s most beautiful cave painting in the Cueva de la Pileta. Ronda’s spectacular Puente Nuevo 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 the famous King’s cities of Andalucía: Seville, Granada and Cordoba. Close to Ronda are a series of enchanting ‘Pueblos Blancos’ clinging to spectacular mountain locations. At a 45 minutes drive from Ronda are good beaches and golf courses. Even a day trip to Morocco is possible from Tarifa on the Fast Ferry, which crosses the Strait in just 40 minutes.

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Features
  • 3 bedrooms
  • in the countryside
  • near a village
  • private pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • full size pool
Notes

Cortijo Acequia del Moro is a large luxury villa near Ronda. During the summer months of July, August and September the villa is let exclusively as one large country house.

 

The self-contained apartment (Finca Acequia del Moro), the east wing of the venue, can be rented separately outside of high season and is perfect for a smaller group up to six. During that period the west wing is occupied by the owner and her two children. The Finca offers a lot of privacy indoors as well as outdoors in its private gardens and has its own private entrances. Guests from the Finca have access to the pool and the grounds.

Finca Acequia del Moro

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