Character, tradition, excellence in a luxurious masia
Mas Torroella is a delightful 14th-century stone ‘masia’ sitting majestically within over 345 acres of meadows, pine hillsides and dense forests of cork oak. It enjoys a privileged and unique location that offers the peace and tranquillity of a very rural setting while enjoying the advantages of being just a ten minute drive away from some of the most beautiful, unspoilt beaches the Catalan coastline has to offer.
Spreading spaciously over three floors and tastefully restored to retain much of its original character, an abundance of exposed stone work, vaulted ceilings and timber beamed rooms combine to create an ambiance of rustic elegance that is complemented by an exquisite mixture of traditional and contemporary fabrics and furnishings.
As befitting a property of this stature, manicured lawns, colourful flower beds, lush shrubbery and mature trees grace the surrounding gardens, which boast a magnificently sized swimming pool that automatically converts from open-air pool to covered indoor pool at the click of a button.
For those seeking an idyllic holiday amid rolling countryside yet with coastal beauty spots such as Llafranc, Tamariu and Aiguablava close by, this masia on the Costa Brava, Spain, offers the perfect choice.
Set in a privileged elevated position at the top of the Gavarres hills, offering splendid panoramic views to the mountains, the sea and the Costa Brava area, Mas Torroella is a luxuriously restored 14th-century Catalan masia, combining modern decoration, the highest standard of elegance and comfort and the charm of the original building.
The property sleeps up to twenty-six people in ten bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities, central heating and air conditioning.
It is distributed on three levels:
Ground Floor Large entrance hall (110 sq. m) with amazing vaulted ceiling Spacious living room with fireplace, reading area and TV room (all with vaulted ceilings) Dining room with dining table seating 20 people Full equipped kitchen with centre aisle (3.6m long) and breakfast table seating 6 people (2 dishwashers, 2 fridges, 2 freezers, 2 ovens) 1 double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, accessible by wheelchair Utility room (2 washing machines, 2 tumble dryers, laundry sink, ironing facilities) Wine cellar Health spa with interior swimming pool with incorporated Jacuzzi, sauna, gym, 2 WCs and 2 shower rooms Outdoor dining area with BBQ, sinks, fridge and freezer, accessed via kitchen
First Floor Spacious landing (110 sq. m) with comfortable seating and reading area 6 high-standard double bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities 1 bedroom sleeping 6 with en-suite bathroom Sun terraces (140 sq. m) with outdoor furniture
Second Floor 1 x double bedroom with en-suite bathroomSnooker roomCentral heating and air conditioningWi-Fi throughout house
Spa Nestled on the ground floor within the main house in what was once the bodega is the spa- gymnasium. A traditional, terracotta vaulted ceiling and stone walling create the perfect ambiance to release stress and maintain fitness with the help of the excellent facilities on hand. The spa has an indoor acclimatised pool with hydro massage jets and salt electrolysis system, a Finnish sauna and different kinds of exercise equipment.
Guest House Located across the courtyard opposite the main house, this attractive property, which was originally the Groundsman’s cottage, has been lovingly restored to the highest standard using traditional materials that reflect its rustic history. Internally, the Guest House is furnished and decorated in a tasteful country style that oozes rural charm and comfort, with rag-washed timber beams, solid stone walls and pretty hand-painted furniture. Two double bedrooms (each with en suite facilities) and a utility room are situated just off a spacious open-plan kitchen/living/dining area. Patio doors conveniently open out to a sun-drenched terrace, equipped with outdoor dining table, sofa and armchairs, making it the perfect place for eating al fresco.
Ground Floor Spacious open-plan living/dining area with fully equipped kitchen (TV, enclosed fire place) 1 double bedroom with en suite shower room 1 twin bedroom with en suite shower Utility room (washing machine, tumble dryer) Central heating and air conditioning
Wi-Fi throughout house
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Suite Menta Preceded by an old vaulted roof that has been restored by hand, the Suite Menta has a main area with a king-size bed, a sofa and an armchair, and a quiet space in the corner with a television, fridge, reading area and a private 100 sq. m terrace with exterior furniture. The en-suite bathroom has a wide hydro massage shower, as well as the necessary equipment to rest body and mind.
Suite Farigola Decorated in tones of cream and brick walls, the Suite Farigola has a king-size bed, two sofas and an en-suite bathroom with a shower.
Suite Lavanda The Suite Lavanda is prepared and furnished to welcome children. It comes with a first space where the children can play. Next, we find two more intimate spaces for resting: the first with two single beds, which, when put together, make a queen-size bed, and a second space with two sets of bunk beds, for the younger ones. The en-suite bathroom has a bath.
Suite Fonoll The Suite Fonoll, decorated in a rustic minimalist style, has a double bed and two armchairs, inviting you to enjoy the tranquillity. Its spacious en-suite bathroom, combined with marble and wood, has a shower.
Suite Romaní The Suite Romaní, preceded by a Catalan vault, has a double bed, and an en-suite bathroom with a shower and the necessary equipment.
Suite Ginesta Decorated with the contrast of pastel tones on the walls and dark wooden furniture, the Suite Ginesta has a double bed, a 30 sq. m private terrace and an en-suite bathroom with a shower.
Suite Horitzó The Suite Horitzó is named after the panoramic views embracing the horizon, which are seen from its window. It has a double bed and a fully equipped bathroom with a shower.
Suite Capelleta Decorated in an elegant minimalist style, it has twin beds with an en-suite bathroom with a shower, all wheelchair accessible.
Guest House The Guest House has two furnished rooms, equipped to the finest detail, so that the guests can enjoy a comfortable and family environment.
Room Pinatell Decorated to the finest detail with rustic-style furniture, this room has a double bed, as well as its own private bathroom with all the necessary equipment.
Room Carlet This room, which has the same decor and cream tones as the previous room, has two single beds (plus 2 extra beds underneath) and a private bathroom with a shower and all the necessary equipment
Nearby: 8-min drive to the closest town with restaurant, grocery store, church, etc. 12-min drive to golf course 12-min drive to Costa Brava beaches 25-min drive to hospital 45-min drive to Girona airport 60-min drive to Girona city 110-min drive to Barcelona airport 110-min drive to Barcelona city 150-min drive to ski slope
ACTIVITIES IN THE AREA 7 Michelin Star restaurants Good-quality traditional restaurants Yacht rentals to see the breath-taking Costa Brava Hot air balloons Horse riding Skydiving Water sports Karting Helicopter hubs Flamenco night event Wine tasting
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