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Magical village property with large pool & garden.

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Shady terrace on a hot day.
5.0 of 5 bubbles
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12 reviews
Shady terrace on a hot day.
The walled swimming pool courtyard at Casa Mosaica and Alconocales Cork forest beyond.
View of Casita Mosaica tower.
Master bathroom details.
Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and door to the swimming pool terrace.
Casa Mosaica from the exotic scented garden on a hot summer night.
The garden in May with bougainvillea in full bloom and metal art by Sebastian Fisher.
View of Gaucin castle.
Wonderful spring view of Gaucin in the Sierra De Ronda with almond blossom.
The fully equipped kitchen with 5m.  mosaic of Egyptian geese.
The dining room looking towards the sitting room and garden and doors to the swimming pool.
The sitting and dining room.
The open plan sitting-room with Moroccan furnishings and doors to garden.
The sitting room at Christmas with the decorated tree.
The cosy wood burning stove, wood supplied.
The en-suite master bathroom with polished plaster walls and hand-made mosaics.
2nd bedroom with en-suite shower room and twin beds or zip-and-link to make large double bed.
Detail of 2nd bedroom with lavender picked from the garden.
Casa Mosaica entrance hall from street. Stairs to the owners apartment upstairs.
The exotic entrance hall/library of apartment with views to garden.
The apartment entrance hall looking towards the 2 bedroom suites.
Swimming-pool from apartment terrace and shady eating area.
La Casita at the end of the garden, the mosaic fountain and fish pond.
Another shady sitting area for guests of the apartment and doors into the sitting room and kitchen.
Tapas in the garden early summer.
View of local mountain behind the swimming-pool courtyard, El Hacho.
Swimming pool with double sun-lounger.
View of Gaucin.
View of the swimming-pool and la Casita in the garden.
Swimming pool, sun beds and mosaic sun-dial.
The fish pond in the garden.
The shady and jasmine scented pergola for outside eating in the garden.
The hand-made mosaic fountain in the garden.
Lavender by the swimming pool.
Table on the shady terrace laid for lunch, looking out to the swimming pool
Detail of Venetian glass mosaic sundial.
Casa Mosaica sign in the street.
Fish, lily and resident frog!
Kevin in the pergola.
Geoffrey on the fountain.
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Gaucin, Costa del Sol, Province of Malaga, Andalucia
Casa Mosaica, in the romantic hill top village of Gaucin is situated on the Ronda side of the village, easy to find, with parking outside the door. Casa Mosaica is perfectly situated for guests to walk to the many restaurants, bars and shops in the pretty, narrow, twisting lanes of Gaucin without having to worry about parking.

Totally secret and unseen from the street the magical and peaceful scented garden is full of exotic palms, jasmines, bougainvillea, mosaics and fountains; the pretty swimming pool in its own courtyard is just what you long for after the heat and bustle of village life or a trip to the coast, 35 mins drive away.

The accommodation consists of a Moorish style, self-contained two bedroom apartment on the ground floor of the property. The swimming pool courtyard and the Moorish garden are shared with Casita Mosaica whi...
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About the Owner, Emma C
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 2 properties
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Martin S
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 for a stay in July 2016

It doesn't get better than this. The standard of the accommodation and facilities are fantastic. This is the best holiday accommodation I have ever stayed in. The location is wonderful. A very friendly local community. Very welcoming. Lots of nearby places to see and plenty of good value places to eat. A great family location. Lovely pool, and nearby walks....

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Thank you for your wonderful review, so glad you enjoyed your holiday at Casa Mosaica.

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John J
Redhill, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015 for a stay in May 2015

Fantastic property in a lovely setting and beautifully furnished. A real home from home with everything catered for. A lovely swimming pool a few steps away from the doors of all rooms. Emma is a charming host and will do as much or as little as you want - plus is a mine of information about Gaucin and the surrounding...

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Jan S
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 for a stay in July 2015

My friend and I have just spent our 5th holiday at Casa Mosaica. It is a calm oasis away from the hustle and bustle of the costas. By the time we leave we have already re booked as the apartment, pool and gardens are lovely places to spent time in. Over the 5 years we have been visiting we find...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
To rent from Thursday to Thursday.
• Bookings of more than two weeks - price negotiable.
• Deposit of 30% on booking. Full payment 6 weeks before arrival.
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About the neighbourhood
Gaucin is a beautiful mountain village with sweeping views to Gibraltar and the Rif mountains of north Africa. It is situated against the spectacular backdrop of the Serrania de Ronda. It sits 2000 feet above sea level on the crest of the Sierra del Hacho, and due to its key strategic position was once a major Roman settlement. Its castle, Castillo del Aguila dates from this era and was later expanded by the Arabs into a fortress.

Gaucin, is a traditional Andalucian working village with pretty whitewashed houses and tangle of narrow streets festooned with flowers. The local people are friendly and throughout the year there are several traditional local festivities, including a spectacular bull run through the narrow streets at Easter, and the Saint's day in September.

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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Malaga: 118.0 km
Railway: Gaucin, El Colmenar: 15.0 km
Ferry: Algeciras, Cádiz,: 64.0 km
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
Nearby cities
Andalucia Villas (23,972)
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