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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Perfect relaxation spot! Spent 2 weeks here in July and loved every second of it. Apartments have everything you need and are very clean, and the pool is perfect. The surrounding area is stunning. I got to see proper Spanish towns, seaside and parks, after having previously just spent time in more touristy areas. Would thoroughly recommend staying here.

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Heidi G, Owner at Cortijo La Estrella, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Cortijo la Estrella. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay here and hope you will visit us again soon. Greetings from Los Velez...... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

Heidi and Nick made us so welcome and the views are just to die for its comfortable accommodation and they were there with helpful advice when needed. The location is perfect to relax and chill .IE. swimming pool and table tennis too, yet all within a few minutes drive of the motorway system and less than ten minutes from the... More 

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Heidi G, Owner at Cortijo La Estrella, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments. We very much enjoyed having you here as our guests and hope you will visit us again soon. Greetings from Los Vélez. More 

Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

We stayed here in September, as we were looking to buy a new home in this area. So this gave us a good insight to the Velez area. We found it to be a really beautiful area with stunning views, and have found a great house there! Cortijo Estrella was a great place to stay, we just hired a car... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Spent a relaxing 8 days here in the summer and fell in love with the Spanish mountains. The apartments are fantastic - simple, clean, comfortable and perfect for a rural retreat. Heidi and Nick took great care of us including booking one of the best Sunday lunches ever at the nearby Casa Joya. We particularly enjoyed it in July when... More 

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Bedar, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Heidi, Nick and family deserve full marks for their excellent hospitality. They provided clean, comfortable accommodation and were there with helpful advice when needed. The location is perfect, offering beautiful vistas by day with crystal clear views of the night sky yet all within a few minutes drive of the motorway system and less than ten minutes from the beautiful... More 

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Heidi G, Owner at Cortijo La Estrella, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are glad you enjoyed your stay here at Cortijo la Estrella and hope you will visit us again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Just returned from a week's stay in this beautiful, tranquil location and feel fully restored. The apartments were attractive and comfortable, and spotlessly clean, and the owners couldn't have done more to help make our stay more pleasant. We explored the lovely views with walks around the area, whilst our children took full advantage of the good sized pool and... More 

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Heidi G, Owner at Cortijo La Estrella, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We work hard to offer our guests a quality service with a personal touch. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at Cortijo la Estrella and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Greetings from Los Vélez. More 

Forest Row, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We found this place to be just what was advertised and exactly what we needed. Just close enough to the beach to be a great day out and far enough into the back country to ensure you get peace and often a wonderful breeze. The pool is a great relief in the heat of the day. Definitely going again.

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Heidi G, Owner at Cortijo La Estrella, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We work hard to offer our guests a quality service and are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to seeing you again soon. Greetings from Los Vélez. More 

Paignton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The apartment was spotlessly clean and well equipped. We arrived late evening and were met with a welcome drink, in the fridge was fresh milk, butter, bread, jam, Quince jelly. There were tea bags, coffee, sugar. Everything we needed until we could go to the nearest town the next day. The complex is in peaceful, relaxing countryside, surrounded with almond... More 

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Heidi G, Owner at Cortijo La Estrella, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments and we are pleased you enjoyed your holiday with us. We work hard to offer our guests a quality service with a personal touch. We hope you will come and visit us again. Greetings from Los Vélez. More 

Forest Row, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

We cannot praise La Estrella enough! We stayed for 2.5 weeks with our two kids - 7 and 11 yrs, and had a fantastic time. Our apartment was immaculately clean and provided everything that we needed for our stay, including a supply of beautifully laundered towels. There was ample space, with 2 double bedrooms, a lounge / dining room, a... More 

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Heidi G, Owner at Cortijo La Estrella, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We work hard to offer our guests a quality service with attention to detail in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your holiday here with us and hope to see you again soon. Greetings from Los Velez and hasta pronto. More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

A welcome pack was available on our arrival. The apartment was split level (mezzanine). The description on the web site led me to believe there were views to be seen from the Apt. This was not the case as there was nothing at all visible from the lounge just 4 walls which made it quite dark. A view was available... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cortijo la Estrella comprises a total of 9 rural self-catering apartments, set in the foothills of the Sierra de las Estancias in six acres of almond grove surrounded by spectacular scenery. Bar, terraces, barbecues, 12x5 metre swimming pool and activities including walking, bird watching, stargazing, 4x4 treks, caving, mountain climbing, paint ball, paragliding and many more. An area outstanding natural beauty ideal for families and friends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cortijo La Estrella

Address: Tonosa, 04820 Velez Rubio, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Almeria > Velez Rubio
Price Range: $49 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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