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  • View of Mount Teide from the sun terrace with winter snow
    Pathway leading to the front door
    View of the church from the barbeque area
    Barbeque food prep and washing area with stairs leading up to higher sun terrace
    Property description
    La Guancha
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 7
    Casa Carmela is located in the picturesque village of La Guancha in the North of Tenerife.

    Whether you're looking for a romantic get away or a family holiday, Casa Carmela has it all! With a spacious roof terrace and paddling pool it's ideal for enjoying the Tenerife sunshine with your children. The interior, however, maintains its rustic origins and is perfect for relaxing with a loved one.

    Quiet and peaceful yet only 20 minutes drive from Puerto de la Cruz (the main holiday resort in the North of Tenerife). Only 15 minutes in the other direction is Icod de los Vinos home of the famous 'El Drago' (Dragon Tree) and local wine. San Marcos beach is also a short drive away.
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Rooms (2)
    • Single Beds:(1)
    • Sofa Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Yes
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    It has recently been fully restored conserving the typical architecture with old wooden beams in the ceiling. It has good quality rustic furniture and a well equipped kitchen. It has one double bed, two sofa beds,a single fold down bed and a cot. It is in a friendly and quiet area so ideal for relaxing but there is also plenty to do too.

    For those of you wanting to relax you can enjoy a private en suite with jacuzzi for an extra cost.

    For those of you on a budget the ensuite studio with jacuzzi is also available for renting on it's own for 210 euros per week. The small kitchenette has everything you need and there is a small terrace.

    The appliances in the property are all electric including heaters if required.
    There are also smoke detectors and a fire extinguisher for your safety...
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    Listing #HL33503 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    There are car hire companies at the airport. www.teneriferentacar.com
    Local buses also run from the airport. Taxis are also available.

    There are several ways to reach La Guancha. You can drive on the TF1/TF2 and TF5 motorways or travel the more scenic route through Guia de Isora and Santiago del Teide. The other route is a scenic one driving the the Teide National Park and Oratava.

    Airlines from the UK include: British Airways, EasyJet, British Midland, Monarch Airlines, First Choice, Thomson Fly and Iberia via Madrid
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.5 mi.
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JudikinT
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago for a stay in March 2015 NEW

As mentioned Karen, Jorge and Lala were all very helpful and hospitable and we had no problem finding the house. Casa Carmela is a traditional Canarian house and as such it is quite dark downstairs with thick stone walls designed to keep the place cool. The upstairs bedroom which leads onto the lower terrace is however much lighter. The house... more

Management response:

Thanks for the good review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay even though the weather could have been better! more

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Matti S
Helsinki, Finland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in December 2014

We spent the winter, December, January and February in Casa Carmela, in a little town called La Guancha in the north of Tenerife, a quarter of an hour's drive from from Puerto de la Cruz. Just retired, this was our first whole winter away from Finland, Tenerife we knew pretty well already. I'll comment on ly three things. The house,... more

Management response:

Thanks for your review. We all hope you will return to the house one day! more

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Kirk S
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in March 2015

We stayed at Casa Carmela for just four nights and could easily and happily have stayed for four weeks! It's even more gorgeous than the photos, a really perfect spot. Karen is super helpful and Lala and Jose who met us at the property are lovely and welcomed us as if we were old friends - even though they speak... more

Management response:

Thank you Kirk for your review. We're so glad you enjoyed your short stay and would welcome your return. more

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Speaks English, Spanish
Listed since : Jul 2007
Response Rate: 100 %
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Calendar Updated: 32 days ago
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