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: 9 Single rooms: 0 Double rooms: 9 Triple rooms: 0 4 person rooms: 0
Property number: 09-68532 Size (m²): 1000
Single beds: 0 Double beds: 6 Bathrooms: 7 Bathrooms ensuite: 4 Price per week (€): 3.050 - 4.707
Nearest town (9km):
Masia Torrités is the perfect base for your holiday, if you want a lot of space indoor and outdoor and beautiful surroundings.
After entering the premises by a beautiful gate, the gravel road takes you to the top of the hill, where Masia Torrietes is situated, over viewing the surrounding landscape, with woodlands and fields.
This 18+5 person property is an impressive completely renovated farmhouse, which can be dated back to the 14th century. The farmhouse has been renovated in keeping with the structure of the original building, preserving all the architectural features of Catalan farmhouses of that era.
The houses have several nice surrounding areas in different levels. The outdoor chill-out area, barbecue and seating for outdoor eating on the covered terrace across the courtyard from the kitchen, is the obvious place to be in the evenings. Below, the house, the large pool area surrounded by lawn and a swimming pool with a special section for small children, is the place to enjoy the sunny days in Catalonia. there is also a small football field and inside, a hall with billiards, table tennis and table football.
The house is 1.000 m2, so it is very spacious everywhere. In the main building, you find the 9 bedrooms, but also a lot of spaces for relaxation.
The bedrooms are distributed on the first and second floor and all bedrooms have spectacular views. On the first floor, there are 3 beautifully decorated double rooms and a lounge area for relaxation. There is also a big terrace with view to Montserrat. One bedroom has bathroom ensuite and direct access to the terrace and in the other end two double rooms share a bathroom.
On the second floor, you find 3 ”mini-apartments” providing maximum privacy for each family while still being on holiday together. Each space has two double bedrooms, so there are 6 bedrooms in total. One has two bathrooms and two has one bathroom. One has also a private terrace. In the middle, there is a relaxation area with sofas.
In total, the house sleeps 18 persons, and with extra beds (against supplement), the capacity is maximum 23 persons.
Enjoy life, in this beautifully reformed holiday home, which can be documented as far back as the 14th century. It has still its own chapel, which can be visited, if you ask the owner. The house is very privately situated but still only about 3 kilometres from the nearest village.
In the village, you can find different bar/restaurants (one makes roast chicken to take away), a bakery, 2 little supermarkets, and there is a butcher’s shop that also cooks food to take away and they can design a menu and deliver it to your house every day.
Services available at the farmhouse (please also request our detailed document with the layout and facilities):
9 bedrooms with capacity for 18 + 5 persons
Living rooms on first and second floor
Very big common room in the ground floor
Open very well-equipped kitchen
Swimming pool (9 x 5 meters) with section for small children
Covered terrace with barbecue
Lounge with spectacular views
Interior courtyard with chill-out area
Wireless internet connection
Excellent base for exploring Catalonia (Montserrat, Barcelona, Costa Brava)
30 minutes from Montserrat and Vic and 60 minutes fromBarcelona
Activities: Golf possible (20 km), Football field, Table football, Tabletennis, Billards, Internet and computer, Farmvisit possible, Playground or swings, Television, DVD-player
Interior: Dishwasher, Washing machine, High chair, Cot
(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.
(60%) in cash on arrival to the house owner or transfer one month before (as you prefer).
THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE
Catalan tourist tax: € 0,5/adult (+16) per night. You maximum pay for 7 night´s (even though you stay 2 or 3 weeks).
Number of persons: The number of persons included is stated at the top of the page. The number in brackets indicates the number of optional extra beds available against supplement (typically € 125 per week). The price for an extra bed covers: Setting up additional bed linens, towels and use of facilities. There are also cot(s) available on request.
*At Catalan holidays in low- and medium season supplements may apply. Please consult us.
Description of the region :
Vic is the capital of the region of Osona, Barcelona, is located on the banks of the Meder river, in the vicinity of the impressive Sau reservoir. It is small town (70.000 inhabitants) and is situated on the plain that carries its name. Plane del Vic.
A holiday based in Vic provides you and your family with the perfect base for a relaxing holiday, in the heart of Catalonia. You will find yourself at home among the local inhabitants and enjoy the lively local life and cuisine in this beautiful town. Among lush green hills, and authentic small town Spanish life, you are still only 75 km. distance to the big city-life of roaring Barcelona, or the majestic beauty of the highest peaks of the Pyrenees. If you want to go to the beach, whether you prefer a lively crowded beach or a peaceful secluded one, it is only a 100 km. drive to the east. Your vacation house will provide a excellent base for experiencing the diversity of Catalan nature, the historical and cultural heritage, or you can just relax, sit back and sink into everyday Catalan living.
Market in Vic
The town Vic with its charming old quarter is worth a visit. On Tuesdays and Saturdays you will find a large popular and lively market on Placa Major. Another option is to enjoy the delicious cuisine or to take a guided tour through the historical quarter. On the central square you will find many shops and café terraces. The square is always full of genuine Catalan rural atmosphere.
In Vic you can enjoy: Museu Episcopal, which displays a rich collection of Romanesque art. The Gallery Sala del Romanico has a outstanding group of alter fonts and The Gothic Gallerie Salas del Gotico`s collection of alter pieces are also impressive. All 3 galleries are given 3 stars (highly recommended) by Guide Michelin.
La Plana de Vic is all surrounded by mountains: in the north the mountains of Comarca (administrative area corresponding to the English county) of Ripollès and Comarca of Garrotxa, in the east the mountainous area of Les Guilleries, in the southeast the Massif of Montseny, in the west the mountainous areas of Moianès and Lluçanès, and it remains closed by a circle of mountainous systems that draws the heights of its outline: the mountains of Bellmunt, Collsacabra, Guilleries, Matagalls, Tagamanent, the Bertí's Crags, Collsuspina, Gurb, El Grau and Orís, and the Pyrenean spurs of Montesquiu and Besora.
The possibilities for activities in the area are numerous, for adults as well as for children. Riding, hiking, sailing even hot-air ballooning.. If you want to plan any activities ahead of you travel, please contact us, and we will try our best to assist you the best we can..
Please do not do not hesitate to take contact if you have any questions or if you want to book.