Villa Arousa

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Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3

Overview

Pool Ideal for Kids All Bedrooms En-Suite

Located in the heart of Rias Baixas in A Aldea Da Bouza, Villa Arousa is an elegant and beautifully furnished stone house. With three bedrooms, this villa sleeps up to six guests, making it a fantastic choice for families, groups of friends or multiple couples to spend some quality time together in the glorious Galician sun. For those looking for a relaxing and luxurious home away from home in a convenient location, Villa Arousa provides just that.

Set on two levels, this stylish and newly-renovated villa features a comfortable and spacious living room with a fireplace, as well as a beautiful dining area, and a modern kitchen. The well-equipped kitchen features state-of-the-art appliances will suit everyone, from experienced chefs or novice beginners. With an abundance of living space downstairs, guests have the option to gather together and spend some quality time, or enjoy some privacy alone. Upstairs, guests will find three beautiful bedrooms; all of them with their own en-suite bathroom and television. There is one double and two twin rooms, and each have each been stylishly decorated, providing a private haven for guests to rest and recharge after a lazy day in the sun.

Outside, guests can truly take in the rural charm of Villa Arousa. With a generous gated private pool, as well as a large garden, there is plenty of space for children to play, be it in the water or on dry land! Guests can grab a good book and relax on one of the various sun loungers dotted around the pool. The lovely outdoor terrace area includes a built-in kitchen and an outdoor dining table; guests can prepare and enjoy delicious alfresco feasts, while taking in the beautiful views of the spectacular Arousa estuary on offer. This beautiful property offers guests a relaxing and tranquil, yet convenient stay. With chic features, great facilities and a fantastic location, Villa Arousa has everything guests could want. Whether you are looking for a honeymoon home, a relaxing escape or a well-positioned base for exploring the countryside and coastline of the Rías Baixas, this is the ideal setting.

Oliver Approved

What you should know…

  • The villa also provides a private parking space - we recommend that guests hire a car to get around, as it is a rural area
  • Cleaning every three days is available
  • Airport transfers are offered at an additional cost

Property Features

Private Pool Internet BBQ All Bedrooms En-Suite Ground Floor Bed & Bath Satellite TV DVD Working Fireplace Heating

The Villa

You will find the 3-bedroom Villa Arousa near the beautiful Rias Baixas. This villa has splendid outside facilities, including a spacious summer kitchen.

Ground Floor
- Two Twin bedrooms, with en-suite bathrooms
- Communal bathroom
- Dining & living area
- Fully equipped kitchen

First Floor
- Master bedroom, with en-suite bathroom
- Bedroom with three twin beds, with en-suite bathroom

Exterior
- Private fenced swimming pool, with ladder access (11m x 5m)
- Fully equipped Summer kitchen & dining area, with communal toilet
- Lawn area
- Outdoor dining & furniture
- Poolside shower
- Private Parking
- Sun loungers
- Utility room

Additional Facilities

- Hairdryer
- Iron/Board
- Television
- Wi-Fi internet

Location

About the surrounding area of Villa Arousa
<1hr to Airport Wine Tasting Outstanding Landscapes Outdoor Pursuit & Activities Tourist Towns & Villages Historical Sites Boat Trips
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Galicia itself is a hidden gem, and still remains largely off the typical tourist trail, making it an ideal destination for an authentic Spanish retreat. Villa Arousa is located in a quiet village, in A Aldea Da Bouza, otherwise known as the Arousa estuary, where guests can walk to the local shops, restaurants and supermarkets, or venture further afield to Pontevedra, just a twenty minute drive away. Santiago de Compostela is just under an hours’ drive, and offers a fantastic array of things to do and see. The nearest airport is Vigo Airport, 20.6 miles away.

A Aldea Da Bouza is just one of its many little villages set amongst vineyards and woods, and is known as being where some of Spain's best white wines are produced, within the Rías Baixas region, meaning wine tours are plentiful here! A very peaceful spot, the nearest shop is 3.6 km and bar and restaurant at 2 km. The church, originally Romanesque, is definitely worth a look. The delightful old town and port of Cambados, capital of the Albarino area, is seven kilometres away, and with a covered market and two weekly markets should provide all you need in the way of shopping. The fish market at the busy resort of Sanxenxo is also highly recommended.

The city of Pontevedra is a mix of old and new, with several museums and historic sites to visit. Enjoy the restaurants and tapas bars located in the old and newer parts of the city, where traditional and delicious cuisine can be found. Pontevedra has been awarded with many international prizes for its urban development. The paved streets have been mostly pedestrianised and the buildings of the historic centre are not only beautiful, but full of life every day of the year.

Santiago de Compostela has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, and is considered as one of the most beautiful urban areas in the world. There are many reasons to visit this city: history, nature, leisure or gastronomy are some of the things that tourists can enjoy. Visit the famous cathedral, Saint Sign of Santiago, and get lost in the narrow streets and squares that make up its historic quarter with centuries of history and majestic buildings, many of them from medieval times.

Santiago's food market is a fascinating, always lively scene, very clean, with masses of fresh produce from the seas and countryside attractively displayed at 300-odd stalls. Stock up on Tetilla cheese, cured meats, sausage, fruit, empanada (pastry pie) or the tasty take-away dishes of Cocina María for a picnic. Numerous bars and cafes line the street outside, and there are several more within the market itself, including a wine bar in the central alley.

Local Amenities
Nearest Airport Vigo Airport/Santiago de Compostela Airport

(45.2km/63km)

Nearest Town/City Pontevedra

(18.6km)

Nearest Restaurant Acanle

(2.2km)

Nearest Bar/Pub Cruceiro Vello

(2km)

Nearest Beach A Illa de Arousa

(14.4km)

Nearest Golf Club de Golf Val de Rois

(36.8km)

Nearest Tennis Club De Tenis Pontevedra

(17.8km)

About the Island & Getting There

About Galicia

Like many parts of Spain, Galicia has its very own identity that has remained intact through its regional dialect and distinguishing culture. Although Galicia is recognised for its holy traditions, we urge budding tourists to also consider its astonishing green countryside & rivers and its UNESCO World Heritage sites. Occasionally you may even hear the gentle tootling of bagpipes, known locally as the Galician Gaita, along this northern corner of the Iberian Peninsula.

You're likely to fly into Santiago de Compostela, which is the capital of Galicia and is probably best known for the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage and its route. Many of the travellers embark on this journey by foot and tend to be mesmerised by this fine city at the end of their trek. Casco Viejo, or the Old Town, is a good place to end or even start your holiday. This area of the city is blessed with markets, restaurants, bars and buildings from a bygone era. After exhausting yourself in the busyness of the city, take a day trip to Praia de Rodas. This small island, just off Vigo, has been noted as having some of the best beaches in the world. It has to be seen to be believed!

Galicia is divided into four key regions; A Coruña, Lugo, Ourense and our favourite – Pontevedra. A Galician proverb states that Pontevedra gives water to travellers. We firmly believe this to be true, as this particular part of Galicia has everything a traveller could need for an unforgettable experience and it almost feels like this City is constantly giving back. Whilst you holiday in Pontevedra you will realise that days are structured around mealtime. And why wouldn't they be? With some of the best seafood you will experience in Spain and the noteworthy Albariño wine, you may notice your jeans feeling a little tighter toward the end of your holiday. You will be glad to know that your waistline need not be a cause for concern though! Pontevedra is blessed with some of the best hiking trails, medieval monasteries, estuaries and valleys within Spain. Don't forget about the coastline either! Rarely you will you find so many empty beaches, so make the most of this privacy and just embrace the nature around you.

Galicia is still an unspoilt part of the world. It has everything a diverse group of friends & family need to have a glorious adventure.

Local Public Holidays

1st January - New Year's Day
6th January - Epiphany
19th March - St. Joseph's Day
18th April - Maundy Thursday
19th April - Good Friday
1st May - Labour Day
17th May - Galician Literature Day
25th July - St. James Day
15th August - Assumption Day
12th October - Hispanic Day
1st November - All Saints' Day
6th December - Constitution Day
8th December - Immaculate Conception Day
25th December - Christmas Day
26th December - Boxing Day

Getting There

Galicia is served by either Santiago de Compostela Airport, A Coruña Airport or Vigo Airport.

From the UK:
Direct flights are available from London easyJet, Ryanair, Vueling and many others. Chartered flights are also available from several other UK airports.

Kids

Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Babies & Toddlers Ideal for Kids Ideal for Teens

Villa Arousa offers ample room for a large family, with a large garden that is perfect for families with kids. The private pool will keep children entertained for hours! Guests can walk to the local shops, restaurants and supermarkets, making it easier for those with children. A cot and high-chair can also be provided in the villa.

Guests can take a boat trip to the magical Islas Cies from Vigo, or visit the nearby beaches for snorkelling and water sports, just under ten minutes away by car. Pontevedra area has one of the biggest archaeological collections in the world. The archaeological park of Campo Lameiro, is just under half an hour away from Pontevedra by car, and is certainly a must-see when visiting Rias Baixas. It is a mix of museum and real archaeology excavation; kids will love seeing the fascinating archaeological collection on offer here.

Santiago also has a number of well-maintained parks that are great fun for little kids. Nearly every green area houses a kids’ playground, some of which have been designed by leading architects such as this one in The Metropolitan Park near the Zoo. The Mirador Parque da Alameda is a beautiful park with excellent views of Santiago city. Kids can feed the swans, run around a playground or attempt a workout on the public exercise equipment. It’s right next to the old part of town, so you can use it to take a break any time of day (shady trees are plentiful).

The Santiago Zoo will certainly go down a treat with children; lions, tigers, snakes and all kinds of animals are available to view here. You can also take the funicular from the zoo to the top of Cerro San Cristobal. You can either take it from the bottom of the hill, next to the entrance of the Zoo, or half way up the hill from within the Zoo itself. The ride is fun for children and the views of the city from the top of the hill are definitely a sight worth seeing.

Baby and Toddler Equipment

  • Cot(s)

Kids Activities Close-by

  • <1hr to Airport
  • Outdoor Pursuit & Activities
  • Tourist Towns & Villages
  • Historical Sites

Onsite Facilities

  • DVD

Services Available

  • Chef/Cook Available
  • Maid Service Available

Extras

Oliver's Extras

  • Transfers Available
  • Chef/Cook Available
  • Maid Service Available
  • Welcome Pack Included

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 extras are subject to availability and must be requested in advance of the holiday (prices on request). Due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. However, we will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

Oliver's Travels Chef Service: A Gourmet Dining Experience
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 €150 to be paid in cash upon arrival
Arrival time 4.00 p.m.
Departure time 11.00 a.m.
Energy costs included? Included in the rental price
Linen & towels included? Included in the rental price
End of stay cleaning included? Included in the rental price
Tax Included in the rental price
Changeover day Flexible
Minimum stay 7 nights
Internet access? Wi-Fi connection included
Pets welcome? Pets are not allowed
Smoking Allowed? Smoking & Vaping is not permitted inside the villa
Insurance It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.
Pool heating charge? Available at additional cost

Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 6 people:

Rental period Weekly
Oct 21st 2019 - Dec 20th 2019 £2,042
Dec 20th 2019 - Jan 7th 2020 £2,269
Jan 7th 2020 - Apr 3rd 2020 £2,042
Apr 3rd 2020 - Apr 13th 2020 £2,269
Apr 13th 2020 - Jun 1st 2020 £2,042
Jun 1st 2020 - Jun 20th 2020 £2,269
Jun 20th 2020 - Jul 18th 2020 £2,609
Jul 18th 2020 - Sep 1st 2020 £2,949
Sep 1st 2020 - Oct 1st 2020 £2,269
Oct 1st 2020 - Nov 20th 2020 £2,042
Nov 20th 2020 - Dec 7th 2020 £2,269
Dec 7th 2020 - Dec 18th 2020 £2,042
Dec 18th 2020 - Apr 2nd 2021 £2,269
Apr 2nd 2021 - Apr 12th 2021 £2,269
Apr 12th 2021 - Apr 23rd 2021 £2,042

Prices based on an occupancy of 6 people:

Rental period Weekly
Oct 21st 2019 - Dec 20th 2019 €2,262
Dec 20th 2019 - Jan 7th 2020 €2,513
Jan 7th 2020 - Apr 3rd 2020 €2,262
Apr 3rd 2020 - Apr 13th 2020 €2,513
Apr 13th 2020 - Jun 1st 2020 €2,262
Jun 1st 2020 - Jun 20th 2020 €2,513
Jun 20th 2020 - Jul 18th 2020 €2,890
Jul 18th 2020 - Sep 1st 2020 €3,267
Sep 1st 2020 - Oct 1st 2020 €2,513
Oct 1st 2020 - Nov 20th 2020 €2,262
Nov 20th 2020 - Dec 7th 2020 €2,513
Dec 7th 2020 - Dec 18th 2020 €2,262
Dec 18th 2020 - Apr 2nd 2021 €2,513
Apr 2nd 2021 - Apr 12th 2021 €2,513
Apr 12th 2021 - Apr 23rd 2021 €2,262

Prices based on an occupancy of 6 people:

Rental period Weekly
Oct 21st 2019 - Dec 20th 2019 $2,524
Dec 20th 2019 - Jan 7th 2020 $2,805
Jan 7th 2020 - Apr 3rd 2020 $2,524
Apr 3rd 2020 - Apr 13th 2020 $2,805
Apr 13th 2020 - Jun 1st 2020 $2,524
Jun 1st 2020 - Jun 20th 2020 $2,805
Jun 20th 2020 - Jul 18th 2020 $3,226
Jul 18th 2020 - Sep 1st 2020 $3,646
Sep 1st 2020 - Oct 1st 2020 $2,805
Oct 1st 2020 - Nov 20th 2020 $2,524
Nov 20th 2020 - Dec 7th 2020 $2,805
Dec 7th 2020 - Dec 18th 2020 $2,524
Dec 18th 2020 - Apr 2nd 2021 $2,805
Apr 2nd 2021 - Apr 12th 2021 $2,805
Apr 12th 2021 - Apr 23rd 2021 $2,524

Please note that prices may not be 100% accurate for dates outside of the current calendar year. For an accurate quote, please enquire.

Reviews

  • Something special

    Posted by Carson Family on 25/08/2017

    Lovely rural house with very large garden and pool. Great kitchen in the garden for bar BBQ's and outdoor eating. Alicia, the owner, was charming and very, very helpful.

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