Description holiday home Casa Priego Ocho in Andalusia
This holiday home near Iznájar and its beautiful lake is part of an old farm, or cortijo, which today consists of 3 separate houses. Casa Priego Ocho owes its name to the river on which it is located and the fact that this holiday home is suitable for a maximum of 8 people.
Nearby Casa Priego Ocho
Iznájar, a 5-minute drive from the holiday home, is a white village (pueblo blanco), built on top of a mountain, in the middle of the largest reservoir in Andalusia. To reach Iznájar from the south or north, you always have to cross a (long) bridge. Boat trips are organized on the lake, and there is a beach with a restaurant, a nice place to spend a summer day. The largest nearest village is Rute, about a fifteen-minute drive away, where you will find larger supermarkets and various museums. All the museums in Rute are food or drink related; for example, there is an anise, ham, sugar and chocolate museum to visit. Within an hour from Casa Priego Ocho you can reach larger cities such as Cordoba, Granada and Malaga. Iznájar is situated on a three-province point, as we know in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany, the three-country point. Great base to visit these royal cities.
Layout of Casa Priego Ocho
Casa Priego Ocho is part of an ancient farmhouse that has been completely renovated, so that the original character of the house has not been lost. After arrival you enter the house through an iron gate that leads to the courtyard, as befits the courtyard of a cortijo you will find several doors here. One of these doors takes you into the kitchen, where you will find all the necessary appliances including a dishwasher and a Dolce Gusto coffee machine. A welcome bottle of wine and cold beers are waiting for you here. The courtyard itself forms the dining room of the holiday home, under a lean-to there is a dining table for 8 people and a seating area to enjoy your morning coffee. The large charcoal barbecue has also been given a place in the courtyard. The other doors give access to a bedroom with a double bed, a bathroom with shower and toilet and the living room. From the living room you reach a 2nd bedroom for 2 people, indoors, so nice and cool. The guests of this bedroom would use the bathroom across the courtyard. The old stone staircase takes you to the first floor with 2 bedrooms for 2 persons, a very spacious bathroom with walk-in shower, toilet and double sink. On this floor there is also a hall which provides access to the large terrace with swimming pool.
Tip from la Taha
Book a lake cruise through Andalucian Laketours. Departures are in principle every day at 10.30 and 12.00 from the beach of Iznájar, a 5-minute drive from your holiday home. This is a very nice way to discover Iznájar and its beautiful nature. A chilled picnic basket is available in your holiday home on request to enjoy a drink and snack during your boat trip. The captain of the boat speaks excellent English.
• Casa Priego Ocho is part of a larger cortijo. If the neighbouring house is also rented, the pool is shared.
• Prefer private use of the pool? Or if you come with a larger group, rent Casa Priego Doce.
• The swimming pool is 8x5 meters. Has plenty of space, lounge areas and sun loungers for everyone.
• Deposit of €100.
• Nearest airport is Malaga (AGP) an hour's drive from this holiday home.
• Casa Priego is an LGBTQ-friendly accommodation.
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• Minimum stay is 3 nights. If this is the case, the cleaning costs of € 60 are not included.