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5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
Medina-Sidonia, Province of Cadiz, Andalucia

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RahulP2
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Level 5 Contributor
59 reviews
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“Excellent place to stay”
Reviewed September 1, 2012 for a stay in August 2012

We were skeptical about staying in Medina Sidonia away from the beaches but the village came as a great surprise and the house Casa de Medina too. Finding the place without a GPS or GPS coordinates would be a bit difficult on the first trip and driving through the narrow lanes and finding a parking a bit daunting on the first day.
We were a large group and we had rented the whole house for 6 days. The place is very spacious with great amenities, very clean and the owner Gary is stays nearby is always willing to help. The Kitchen is very well equipped with all things required and a trip to the local supermarket starts you off very well. The house is perfectly and very thoughtfully renovated with one room left in its original state (looks like a cave and is a very cool place to sit and contemplate). Lots of books on local sightseeing and a guide written by the owner is at hand for a quick reference.
The under rated beaches of Chiclana de la fontera are quite near and we felt were much better than Marbella. There are also the beaches of Tarifa along the same coast with the cities of Cadiz and Seville on either side.
During the summer there is lots of action happening in the town square of Media Sidonia itself. Lots of restaurants and small supermarkets are available at walking distance from the house in case you don't feel like cooking. Gary has a nice restaurant nearby too.
Would highly recommend staying here for a peaceful and relaxed time with an ambiance that takes you back several centuries.

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Liked best: Location, views, amenities and the ambiance
Liked least: Wifi access would have been good to have but its not the end of the world
Traveling group: Large Group
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aloha2all
Hawaii
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2 reviews
“Beautiful house in a wonderful town”
Reviewed June 29, 2012 for a stay in April 2012

We spent a week in the Casa de Medina in April and enjoyed the house, the town, and the surrounding area. The house is quite large, sparkling clean, and has several seating areas both inside and out, on three different floors. The kitchen is well-equipped and has items that are really unusual in rentals, like a juicer and a breadmaker. We used Medina Sidonia as a base for visiting Cadiz, Jerez, Arcos, and Vejer and also enjoyed a wonderful Sunday in Medina Sidonia, watching all the activity in the plaza and enjoying superb tapas. The owner stopped by a couple of times to make sure that everything was okay, and also provided info on things to do in the area. All in all, a terrific week!

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Liked best: Experiencing life in a real, relatively untouristy small town
Liked least: Nothing
Traveling group: With Spouse/Partner
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Erbse1970
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Reviewed August 17, 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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Liked best: Lage des Hauses
Liked least: Größe des Pools
Traveling group: Erweitertem Familienkreis
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