Villaverde, Amieva, Asturias
Sleeps 6
From £500 Per Week


'La Arganosa' enjoys magnificent panoramic
views of wide open skies and mountains.

Surrounded by a very large garden with trees and open space, there is little to disturb the peace and privacy except the sound of birdsong and soft cowbells. Inside, the house is simply furnished and typically Asturian, with wooden, floors, ceilings and beams. It has a relaxed and comfortable rustic feel with a cosy log fire.

● Completely eco-friendly
● No TV or washing machine
● Mountain spring water
● Solar panel electricity making for a natural and uncomplicated lifestyle

This simple mountain retreat, on the edge of the Picos de Europa National Park, is an ideal getaway for those seeking to relax amongst beautiful surroundings, or to walk the old paths through Asturian villages, hay meadows and apple orchards. It is also ideally situated for those who wish to venture higher onto the passes of the Picos de Europa.

Although it is situated high up in this peaceful and tranquil location, 'La Arganosa' is not isolated. It is on the edge of the Asturian farming village of Villaverde and is a ten minute drive to the larger village of Santillan, with a restaurant, bank, bakery and National Park Information Centre. The lively and attractive town of Cangas de Onis can be reached in twenty five minutes and some of northern Spain's most beautiful beaches are only forty minutes' drive away. The historical city of Oviedo is about an hour away for museums, cultural events and shopping. The area is full of possibilities for :

● Hill And Mountain Walking
● Climbing
● Cycling
● Horse-Riding
● Bird-Watching
● Canoeing
● Quad-Biking
● Canyon Descent
● Fishing
● Surfing
● Hang-Gliding