Living local is a great chance to make a real difference using "Responsible Tourism" which are supporting the local Catalan farmers as it aids maintaining traditional ways of living. Renovating the beautiful country homes, with a high degree of respect, stops the areas of mass tourism to grow larger and preserve the stunning scenery, wildlife and glory in Catalonia's historic buildings and precious heritage.
Number of rooms: 3 Single rooms: 0 Double rooms: 2 Triple rooms: 0 4 person rooms: 1
Property number: 03-40003 Size (m²): 150
Single beds: 0 Double beds: 0 Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms ensuite: 1 Price per week (€): 1.520 - 1.530
Nearest town (8km):
Casa Nou de Lago is a stunning situated Holiday home for 10 guest with private pool and direct acces to lake where you can swim and fish
If you like water, you cannot find a better place than Casa Nou del Lago to spend your holiday. Situated 10 steps up from the bank of the lake created by the Segre river, you do not only have the pleasure of relaxing by your private swimming pool, with a fantastic view over the lake and the mountains, you have also the possibility of going down to take a longer swim in the lake or perhaps relax with your fishing rod (we can help you buying a license).
The house is built with a special permit given to those, who had a house flooded when the damn was built to regulate the water in the Segre River. Consequently, a lake arose where there used to be a small village. Casa Nou del Lago (The new house by the lake), is built in the traditional style, but with modern comforts such as TV and Wifi-internet connection. Also, the selected spot could hardly be better with the view and the access to the lake.
The house has a very functional layout. On the ground floor, you have the open kitchen, sofa corner and dining area with dining table. There is direct access to the outdoor terrace, so it is easy to eat outside. There is also a fully equipped bathroom and the large bedroom with two bunk beds, where four persons can sleep. On the first floor, there are two very nice double rooms, one with double bed and one with individual beds (can be arranged as double bed as well), and a second bathroom.
Outside, the terrace has a fantastic view to the pool area and to the lake. There is a nice garden around the house, and a stairway leads down to the bank of the lake. It is possible to swim in the lake and there is a raft 20 meters out. If you want to fish, it is also possible; you will just need to buy a permit. We can help.
The house is perfect for those, who want to be in peaceful surroundings with no neighbours and with the nature providing the beautiful scenery around the house.
- Two double bedrooms and a third bedroom with two bunk beds - A double sofa bed for additional capacity - 2 bathrooms - Kitchen (dishwasher, microwave, fridge, coffee maker, toaster) - Washing machine - Sofa corner - TV and Wifi-internet - Swimming pool - Situated at the bank of the lake perfect for swimming and fishing - Easy access to the outdoor activities in the area (for instance in Seu de Urgell former Olympic venue)
Trip to Barcelona or rent a holiday apartment before or after
During your stay in Catalonia, it is obvious to make a trip to the metropolis Barcelona. It takes from most houses only 1-1½ hours to drive in to the Catalan capitol know for Gaudi, Miró, The Ramblas, the Gothic neighbourhood, F.C. Barcelona, the beach and many other things. The previous summers, many of our guests have chosen to rent a holiday apartment in Barcelona before our after their stay in the beautiful Catalan countryside.
(for each guest is one for the bath and one for the hands - please bring towels for the pool and beach -
there is a washing machine in the house)
COT NORMALLY AVAILABLE AND INCLUDED. PLEASE REQUEST INFORMATION
HIGH CHAIR SOMETIMES AVAILABLE AND INCLUDED. PLEASE REQUEST INFORMATION
DOMESTIC ANIMALS/PETS PERMISSION AND SUPPLEMENT MUST BE REQUESTED IN ADVANCE, AS NOT ALL HOLIDAY HOMES ALLOW PETS
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HEATING ( WINTER) INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
40 % must be paid within 8 days to secure the booking.
By cancellation more than 2 months before arrival, half of the deposit will be refunded.
By cancellation less than 2 months before arrival, the deposit is not refunded.
For this house, the remaining payment must be transferred 1 month before arrival.
The price does not include Catalan tourist tax: € 0,5/adult (+16) per night. You maximum pay for 7 nights (even though you stay 2 0r 3 weeks).
Security deposit: By rental of this house, an additional deposit is paid by arrival and refunded by departure, if the house is left in same condition as by arrival.
At Catalan holidays in low- and medium season supplements may apply. Please consult us.
Description of the region :
The region Urgell and Lleida stretches from the regional capitol Lleida along the Segre river and the road C-14 up through the Pyrenees and in direction Andorra. The area around Lleida is one of Spain's most extensive plateaus, and the flat terrain makes it ideal for agriculture, olive- and fruit plantings and increasingly wine production.
The area Urgell on the other hand, is less populated, mountainous and has great nature and sceneries. Wake up to the smell of the grass and the flowers, the sounds of the birds, the locusts and the bells of the cows in the distance. Feel the dry heath taking over when the day matures. Jump in the pool and dry again in the beach chairs, that the basics of a vacation in the Lleida and Urgell region.
Impressive medieval castles
The Lleida province is known in Catalonia for its castles. In total 17 castles in different shapes and standards makes the province a magnet for people interested in medieval history or those who simply are attracted to the histories about knights, dukes, princesses, barons and the related extravagant way of living. And the kids love it!
Some of the castles are very well maintained and a few even inhabited, while others are only ruins. A very fun way to explore it is to stay in one of the medieval villages built together with one of the castles. Please request information.
Walks and tracking
The region is the perfect point of departure for enjoing rambling, trekking and long-distance walking routes throughout most of the year. The difficulty of these routes varies greatly, but there is something for every type of visitor. It is possible to choose between quite easy routes that cross the plains, valleys and lower mountains, or ones of medium-high difficulty that run through some of the highest parts of the Lleida Pyrenees. Many of the routes are signposted and easy to follow.
The Lleida Pyrenees are the leading venue in Spain for adventure sports, with more than 150 specialized companies and world championship events (including kayak, paragliding, hang-gliding, canoeing). There is also scenery of outstanding natural beauty for nature lovers which can be enjoyed through trekking, GR, MTB and horse riding. Given the diversity of its natural spaces, including the only National Park in Catalonia -the Aigüestortes i Estany de Sant Maurici National Park, its fast-flowing rivers, which are ideal for rafting, and more than 500 lakes, which are just waiting to be discovered, there are many reasons to come and discover the Lleida Pyrenees and to share the most exciting and surprising of experiences with your friends and family. Please request more information, if you have any specific wishes.
The region has several golf courses and especially the ones situated in the Pyrenees should be amazing, with the mountainous surroundings.
Although situated in one of the less touristy areas of Catalonia, the excellent network of highways makes it easy to visit some of the well known sites of Catalonia. The subsequent sights can be reach in less than 2 hours in car.
Penedés Wine district
Distance: 1-1½ hours by car One of the finest wine district in Spain is situated between Urgell and Barcelona. You can easily spend a day visiting wine yards, tasting the excellent products. For the children the tour at the Codórniu ranch is recommendable, as it includes in a train in the 40 km. underground wine cellars, where the wine matures before being bottled.
Distance: 1½-2 hours by car If you are interested in roman history, the Tarragona area is really worth a visit, as it has very well-preserved roman amphi theatre, aquaducts and much more. If you want keep the kids happy, a day on one of the great beaches of Costa Daurada or even better a day in Universal Studios Port Aventura can be recommended.
Distance: 1½-2 hours by car Barcelona is of course really worth a visit on a day trip. What ever your interest is art, sports, culture, architecture or simply enjoying a day in a big city, Barcelona is really worth a visit. And after a day in the hectic city, you enjoy even more the following day by you pool in your house in the country side.
Please do not do not hesitate to take contact if you have any questions or if you want to book.