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We find this cottage ideal for staying in the forest by the lake in an amazing natural park, right by the world famous King's Litte Walkway: Caminito del Rey

From 37 € /night /person

Find the exact price in the booking calendar near the bottom of this page.

Lakeside Cottage For 2-4 Persons In A Pine Forest Near The Caminito Del Rey

Cottage in the forest by the lake next to the famous “King´s Little Walkway”. The cute apartment is located in a beautiful setting between the forest (Ardales Park) and a pretty lake.

The rural apartment has 1 bedroom with two single beds and a living room with a sofa bed. The living room has a dining table, chairs, a TV and a fireplace as well as central heating (winter).The toilet has a shower, sink and toilet. The kitchen is fully equipped with a gas hob, microwave, toaster, coffee machine Nespreso, refrigerator and freezer. From the beautiful terrace, you have views of the peaceful lake. There are benches and a table, where you can chill out and enjoy the day, while taking in the beauty of this privileged spot.

The price includes towels for 2 people and the bed made upon arrival. We have free wifi in the cafeteria. Supermarket are open all year (11:00 to 14:00 and from 17:00 to 21:00).

If you want to cool down, after going on one of the many amazing hikes in the area, there is a beach on the lake about 300m down the road. There you may find numerous water activities to choose from. (Remember to book beforehand).

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Guests: 2 (+2 extra)
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Type: Apartment
Beds: 3
Access: Common
Space: 53m²
License: A/MA/00898

Check-in: From 2:00 PM
Check-out: Before 10:00 AM
Some access for wheelchair
Great for children
Smoking allowed
No Parties allowed
Pets: 6 EUR/night

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· What makes Autentical different to others?
We are the only ones that carefully select unique and spectacular accommodations away from the touristic areas.

· Why do we use the Your.Rentals booking system?
Your.Rentals is the preferred system for owners of unique little 'secret' places - they present their places themselves and decide on the conditions themselves.

90% of all travelers end up in tourist traps!

You don’t get to see the tourist masses in catalogues or on websites – unfortunately you do not see them before you get there… Our mission is to discover the tourist pitfalls for you – and only offer truly authentic places to stay – so that you avoid falling into the traps.

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Don´t take our word for it! Hear our guests´ opinions:

“Our stay and Rikke and Michael’s place was incredible!”
“Our stay at Rikke and Mikes was fine”
“We stayed here as part of our Andalucian bicycle tour”
“El Arpa is a truly exceptional place”
“Rikke & Michael’s place was a perfect base for us to climb, walk and explore the gorgeous surrounding area”
“You rarely go to a place where the photos don’t do it justice, but this was just that.”
“Rikke and Michael’s place was perfect”
“Extremely peaceful”
“Amazing spot by the lake”
“The lake is beautiful and extremely peaceful.”
“Very very nice place”
“This place makes you connect with the nature its so beautiful there”
“Thank you both”
“My husband and I were traveling to Spain for a climbing holiday and stumbled upon El Arpa”
“Michael & Rikke were the most attentive and wonderful hosts you could imagine”
“Beautiful location”
“Great location for climbing”
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