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Humshaugh, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is such a great get-away- from-it-all place . With only five rooms you are never competing for space around the pool or in the spacious grounds. Loly was so helpful, offering to do laundry for us even though it is not listed as a facility. She went out of her way to make our stay relaxing and recommended places... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

The owner of this place is a genious. A luxury retreat in this desertic territory a few miles from unique beaches. The place is world class. small, boutique. Completely advisable. we had a great time and the owner did anything to accomodate us. 5 stars!

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sbf1987
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109 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2015

We stayed here for one night..... What a treat!,,, Perfect stop over before you get to airport. Will definitely go again. Tranquil setting!! Fantastic setting for pool and swings around..... Lovely places to have a quick drink and soak the quietness. The owners and designers got this completely right. Magical at dusk and evening

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London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Angel and Loly are perfect hosts. Their recommendations were great and Amgel's restoration of a ruin is superb. Very comfortable, relaxing and calm. I would recommend this place and area to everyone. Thank you Angel and Loly.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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99 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2014

We stayed two nights in May and it was wonderful. We had the panoramic room with hot tub. For a Casa Rural it was really special. Fabulous views, lovely comfortable bed and huge shower. The breakfast was excellent and you could go to the kitchen to make tea or coffee. The only thing that would have improved would have been... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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86 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights and enjoyed every minute! The casa rural has it all: splendid views, we had a very nice and clean room with a big terrace, we saw a beautiful sunset in the morning, had a good breakfast with plenty of choice, and the last night we had quite an amazing dinner with lots of different... More 

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Fife
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27 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Stylish and quiet hotel which feels remote, but is very accessible. We stayed 3 nights in El Gitano with wonderful views looking down the valley. 7km drive down the track to Cala del Plomo, but a better beach is Cala de Enmedio which is a 20 minute walk from del Plomo - much cleaner and quieter and we often had... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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84 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2013

We chose this casa rural because it looked like away from everything (and because of the jacuzzi). Before going we were advised that we would be alone, as it was low season and there were no other guests, perfect for us. We went by car (mandatory as it's a 10min drive from civilisation) and had no trouble finding it using... More 

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Luxembourg
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65 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2012

We booked 4 nights in the Almendra ( casa rural suite) to wind down after a couple of stressful months. Our GPS did not function, but we could find the case rural nonetheless in the pitch-dark of the national park. Although the casa rural normally does not serve dinner on Sunday evenings, they did organise for us dinner, even if... More 

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Granada, Spain
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2011

Lovely, small, quiet, modern hotel out in the countryside but not too far from Agua Amarga. You definitely need a car to get here. Really lovely surroundings, great pool, quiet gardens. We had a room called El Gitano which had a whirlpool bath and a huge window that looked out on to the countryside around. Fantastic. Beautifully furnished room with... More 

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Additional Information about La Almendra y El Gitano

Address: Camino de Cala Plomo s/n, 04149 Agua Amarga, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Almeria > Agua Amarga
Price Range: $157 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms good!”
 of 5 bubbles sbf1987, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“It is remote, really remote. If you want a break completely away from it all, this is the place”
 of 5 bubbles KarenPUAE, 10 Jul 2014 | Read review
“We were in the suite in the far corner, which we think had a better view”
 of 5 bubbles Make2, 16 Feb 2013 | Read review
“just go for the suites, for a bit more money you have a gigantic room”
 of 5 bubbles coockie, 21 Oct 2012 | Read review
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