Casa Platero

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Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3

Overview

Pool
Great Value
Pets on Request
All Bedrooms En-Suite

Situated next to the Tauro Golf Course in the southwest of Gran Canaria, Casa Platero is a private and intimate three-bedroom villa that lends itself perfectly to an idyllic and peaceful Mediterranean holiday. Situated just minutes from both Tauro beach, Amadores beach and the popular destination town of Puerto Rico, this charming, stone-clad property offers stunning views of the course and the mountains beyond and is bursting with high-end luxurious features that promise you and your guests a holiday to remember.

Casa Platero is set across one storey, making it an ideal choice for families with young children, older guests, or those with limited mobility. The interior is open-plan, bright and spacious, featuring a soft cream and white decor with accents of chocolate and rich wood, and has plenty of floor-to-ceiling glass doors, allowing in lots of light and making indoor-to-outdoor living seamless. The villa’s living area has comfy, sumptuous sofas - perfect for sinking into after a busy day exploring the local area or for relaxing before your tee time. There is a modern breakfast bar adjacent to the stylish kitchen that offers guests the ideal space for enjoying a morning cuppa or a pre-dinner tipple, and the well-equipped kitchen has all the high-end appliances, utensils, crockery and glassware you’ll need during your stay. This delightful space is perfect for rustling up busy breakfasts or intimate family meals, and there is ample room at the villa’s solid wood dining table for up to six guests.

The fresh, neutral decor continues into the villa’s three elegantly stylish bedrooms, each of which features a double bed and promises a relaxing and restful night’s sleep. Each room features ensuite shower facilities, with guests staying in the master bedroom also being able to enjoy a whirlpool bath. Only one of the bedrooms is accessible from the villa’s living area, with the other two only accessible from the garden terrace. This makes Casa Platero wonderfully private and intimate for two or more couples holidaying together.

The villa’s garden is idyllic, with a lush lawn area and a covered dining area and a barbecue that is perfect for alfresco meals. There are numerous sun-loungers and seating areas to enjoy and, of course, the villa’s private pool, which is accessible by ladder.

Oliver Approved

What you should know…

  • A cot and highchair are available on request for children under the age of two
  • All bedrooms at Casa Platero are doubles, with two not accessible from the common areas - just from the garden terrace. Although this affords privacy for adult groups, the set-up might not be convenient for a family travelling with younger children
  • Pets are welcome with prior notice and a deposit
  • Casa Platero is situated in a quiet residential street, and as such, guests are expected to be considerate of neighbours, with parties and excessive noise is strictly prohibited

This home is a part of our Great Value Collection!

Our great value homes:

  • may be traditionally styled for a laid back feeling
  • may have some simple amenities and features
  • mean that you can enjoy top holiday destinations for less!

Property Features

Private Pool Air-Con Safety Deposit Box Hairdryer All Bedrooms En-Suite Satellite TV

The Villa

Casa Platero is without doubt a holiday home with a special character and charm. It has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and a private swimming pool. Situated next to the Tauro Golf course in the southwest of Gran Canaria, this property has a very special layout.

Ground Floor
- Ample living room with comfortable seating, satellite TV and access to the terrace
- Dining area for 6 people and access to the terrace
- Well equipped kitchen with breakfast bar
- Guest toilet
- Bedroom with two single beds, external access from the terrace and en-suite shower room
- Bedroom with two single beds, external access from the terrace and en-suite shower room
- Bedroom with double bed, access to the garden and en-suite shower room

Exterior Grounds
- Private swimming pool
- Ample terrace and garden area
- Outdoor dining
- Covered terrace
- Various sun loungers
- Garden furniture
- Private parking
- Barbecue

Additional Facilities
- Wi-Fi connection
- Air conditioning
- Washing machine
- Coffee machine
- Cot and highchair
- Hair dryer
- Safe box


Registration Number: 2021-T4281

 

 

Location

About the surrounding area of Casa Platero
<1hr to Airport Tourist Towns & Villages
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Casa Platero overlooks the region’s Tauro golf course, situated on the sunny southwest coast of Mogan. The resort is celebrated as a year-round golfer’s paradise and is set among lush green gardens, lakes and waterfalls and includes facilities such as an 18-hole championship course with PGA maintenance standards, a golf academy that is suitable for all levels, a putting green and a chipping area.

Meaning, that ‘The Lovers Beach’, nearby Playa de Amadores, looks like a tropical paradise straight out of a movie, with its crescent-shaped shoreline, white sands, palm trees and turquoise waters. Set in a cove and featuring coral sand that never gets too hot, the bay is calm and well-protected from the rougher waves of the open sea. This makes Amadores beach an excellent choice for those who want to swim and paddle, although parents should be aware that as this beach is man-made shallow areas that are safe to walk on are limited.

The area is popular for scuba diving and snorkelling, and it’s no wonder as the clear waters are full of breathtaking beauty; however, we highly recommend heading to the east end of the beach to rent pedalos if you prefer to stay above the water! After a day on the beach, head along the promenade for a leisurely walk and enjoy the stunning views of the cliffs and shimmering blue waters. A morning stroll along the boardwalk will see people jogging or engaging in yoga and other sports, while an evening walk as the sun sets offers a more romantic and laid-back atmosphere.  

You’ll be pleased to know that there is no shortage of incredible restaurants in the region, and whichever type of cuisine you’re craving, you’re almost guaranteed to find it! From traditional Spanish dishes and seafood to European delicacies, burgers, steaks, pizza and vegan and vegetarian options, you’re sure to discover something to suit every palate. Webers restaurant, nestled right on the beach, is the place to go for tapas, ribs and burgers, and for pizza lovers, VIP Pizza always becomes a firm favourite. We recommend making a reservation, as this popular restaurant gets booked up quite quickly, but they do offer a take-out service if you fancy heading back to the villa and enjoying a bite under the stars.  

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Local Amenities
Nearest Airport Gran Canaria Airport

(50 km)

Nearest Ferry Port Las Palmas Ferry Port

(75 km)

Nearest Village Pueblo de Tauro

(850 m)

Nearest Town/City Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria

(4 km)

Nearest Restaurant Guantanamo Restaurante

(2 km)

Nearest Bar/Pub Bar Pio Pio

(3 km)

Nearest Supermarket Bazar Canarias Minimarket

(4 km)

Nearest Beach Tauro Beach

(3 km)

Nearest Golf Anfi Tauro Golf Course

(750 m)

Nearest Tennis Tenis Island Court

(6 km)

Note

Please be aware that the location tab shown on the website is not based on the property's exact location; therefore, all location amenities are an approx of facilities, restaurants, and villages/towns you might find around the property. The property's exact location will be provided to you before arrival and might come along with some recommendations about the area and what to visit.

THE REGION

Also known as the ‘miniature continent, Gran Canaria is renowned for its marked contrasts. On a single day, we can enjoy marvellous beaches surrounded by dunes and climb peaks covered in Canary Island pine forests, with their greenery standing out starkly against the dark volcanic earth.

Just like the other Canary Islands, it is blessed with an enviable climate, an eternal springtime that invites you to experience its rich natural and scenic diversity intensely, its lovely fishing and inland villages, its traditions, culture and history. And also the modernity of the tourist resorts and urban hubs, like Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The lively, cosmopolitan city is home to one of the most precious gems the island has to offer, and that also surprises visitors.

Kids

Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Babies & Toddlers

Families with children will enjoy Casa Platero’s single-storey layout, spacious indoor and outdoor spaces, and of course, the private pool, where the kids can splash and swim to their heart’s content. The pool is slightly raised from the ground, minimising the chance of accidents, but the water is accessible by ladder, which could prove challenging for very young children. A cot is available on request for babies and toddlers, but for older children, there are three double bedrooms to choose from. It’s worth noting that two of the rooms are only accessible from the garden rather than the living area, so you might need to take some time to work out the logistics of who will sleep where.

Casa Platero is just a short journey from Amadores beach, close to the well-known tourist destinations of Puerto de Mogan and Puerto Rico. The beach is popular with families thanks to its cool, white sands, calm, clear waters, and cleanliness - for which it has been awarded a Blue Flag. Well protected from the elements, the beach is perfect for packing a picnic and staying the whole day, with shade afforded by the plentiful palm trees, and the kids are sure to enjoy the inflatable waterpark near the shore. Family-friendly amenities include beach chair and umbrella hire, and there are also outdoor showers in case you all want to freshen up before heading to one of the nearby cafes or restaurants for some much-needed refreshments. Smoking is forbidden on the beach, which is a nice child-friendly touch, and there are lifeguards and emergency services monitoring the area at all times for your safety and peace of mind.   

If you fancy travelling a little further afield, Puerto Rico is a fabulous place to visit if you are holidaying on this part of the island. There are plenty of hiking trails to enjoy throughout the area’s lush forests; all well-marked, easy to follow and short enough for little legs! Here you’ll be able to get the kids to see what species of wildlife they can spot, including birds, insects, crabs and iguanas. There are some beautiful beaches to explore, many with underwater caves that are perfect for snorkelling, and all with powder-soft sand, shady palms and crystal-clear waters.

Natural wonders in the region include bioluminescent bays, where the waters glow on dark nights. Tours are available and are sure to elicit shrieks of delight from the kids as each movement of your kayak or paddle - or even just the movement of the fish - whips fluorescent blue sparkles to the surface. Booking a tour in advance is essential, especially in high season, but it is well worth it as children of all ages will be in awe.

Other attractions in the region include kid-friendly museums that are interactive and fun, petting zoos, go-kart tracks, and theme parks; wherever you turn, you’re sure to find something to delight and amuse the whole family.

Kids Activities Close-by

  • <1hr to Airport
  • Tourist Towns & Villages

Extras

Oliver's Extras

  • A full weekly cleaning (for bookings of more than 7 nights) with change of bed linen and towels.

At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport pick-up/drop-off
- Babysitting/childcare services

Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team.

Please note that all services are subject to availability and must be requested in advance and that due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. Prices are on request. We will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

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Make hosting a memorable dinner party at your villa an absolute breeze with our superb Chef Service. Our chefs will take care of everything for you from start to finish so you can just sit back and enjoy the gastronomic experience. They will bring all the necessary ingredients, cook and serve the food and even clean up afterwards. To find out more visit www.oliverstravels.com/chefs

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit €450 charged to the client's credit card as a pre-authorisation at least 2 weeks prior to arrival and refunded two weeks after departure, subject to a full inspection.
Arrival time 15:00 - 20:00
Departure time 11:00
Energy costs included? Yes, included in the rental price.
Heating costs included? Not available in this property.
Linen & towels included? Yes, included in the rental price.
Pool towels included? No.
End of stay cleaning included? Yes. However, guests are required to leave the accommodation clean, tidy and in the same condition as on their arrival. Any extra cleaning, laundry, maintenance and/or rubbish disposal required will be charged against the security deposit.
Internet access? Wi-Fi internet access included.
Minimum stay 6 nights. All other durations on request.
Changeover day Flexible.
Pets welcome? On request only and with prior agreement with the owner. If accepted, a pet supplement of €50 per pet per stay will apply (paid locally).
Smoking Allowed? Smoking & Vaping are not permitted.
Pool heating charge? Not available at this property.
Tax Tourist Tax is included in the rental price.
Insurance Guests are required to be in possession of a valid insurance policy, which covers them for cancellations, loss of personal belongings, personal liability and any accidental damage caused during their stay.
Other Ts and Cs This property is located in a residential area, therefore parties, events or any other activities that could disturb other guests or neighbours is strictly forbidden.

Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 6 people:

Rental period Weekly
May 26th 2024 - Jun 1st 2024 £1,523
Jun 1st 2024 - Jul 1st 2024 £1,784
Jul 1st 2024 - Sep 9th 2024 £2,790
Sep 9th 2024 - Oct 19th 2024 £2,342
Oct 19th 2024 - Nov 10th 2024 £2,418
Nov 10th 2024 - Dec 20th 2024 £2,342
Dec 20th 2024 - Jan 7th 2025 £2,934
Jan 7th 2025 - Feb 14th 2025 £2,342
Feb 14th 2025 - Mar 3rd 2025 £2,418
Mar 3rd 2025 - Apr 4th 2025 £2,342
Apr 4th 2025 - Apr 22nd 2025 £2,418
Apr 22nd 2025 - Jul 1st 2025 £1,784
Jul 1st 2025 - Sep 9th 2025 £2,790
Sep 9th 2025 - Oct 24th 2025 £1,784
Oct 24th 2025 - Nov 27th 2025 £2,418

Prices based on an occupancy of 6 people:

Rental period Weekly
May 26th 2024 - Jun 1st 2024 €1,664
Jun 1st 2024 - Jul 1st 2024 €1,949
Jul 1st 2024 - Sep 9th 2024 €3,048
Sep 9th 2024 - Oct 19th 2024 €2,559
Oct 19th 2024 - Nov 10th 2024 €2,642
Nov 10th 2024 - Dec 20th 2024 €2,559
Dec 20th 2024 - Jan 7th 2025 €3,206
Jan 7th 2025 - Feb 14th 2025 €2,559
Feb 14th 2025 - Mar 3rd 2025 €2,642
Mar 3rd 2025 - Apr 4th 2025 €2,559
Apr 4th 2025 - Apr 22nd 2025 €2,642
Apr 22nd 2025 - Jul 1st 2025 €1,949
Jul 1st 2025 - Sep 9th 2025 €3,048
Sep 9th 2025 - Oct 24th 2025 €1,949
Oct 24th 2025 - Nov 27th 2025 €2,642

Prices based on an occupancy of 6 people:

Rental period Weekly
May 26th 2024 - Jun 1st 2024 $1,799
Jun 1st 2024 - Jul 1st 2024 $2,109
Jul 1st 2024 - Sep 9th 2024 $3,297
Sep 9th 2024 - Oct 19th 2024 $2,768
Oct 19th 2024 - Nov 10th 2024 $2,858
Nov 10th 2024 - Dec 20th 2024 $2,768
Dec 20th 2024 - Jan 7th 2025 $3,468
Jan 7th 2025 - Feb 14th 2025 $2,768
Feb 14th 2025 - Mar 3rd 2025 $2,858
Mar 3rd 2025 - Apr 4th 2025 $2,768
Apr 4th 2025 - Apr 22nd 2025 $2,858
Apr 22nd 2025 - Jul 1st 2025 $2,109
Jul 1st 2025 - Sep 9th 2025 $3,297
Sep 9th 2025 - Oct 24th 2025 $2,109
Oct 24th 2025 - Nov 27th 2025 $2,858

Please note that these prices/rates are a guide only and may not be correct at the current date. For an accurate quote, please enquire.

Reviews

  • Very satisfied

    on 01/03/2022

    Thank you for your excellent service. Our whole team was very satisfied. Next time we will certainly use your accommodation.

  • Comfortable and beautifully furnished

    on 30/01/2019

    The villa was clean, comfortable and beautifully furnished with all of the amenities we could have wished for. We needed help on a couple of occasions and the service was quick and efficient.

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