Friday, April 22, 2011
This one of a kind property is situated on a magnificent cliff with direct access to, and overlooking the open sea. The Estate is located about 4 km from the picturesque village of San Carlos and adjacent to the beautiful bay of Cala Mastella.The Main Residence
Set beside the sea, this classy two-level newly renovated finca with sabena wood ceilings comprises 4 en-suite bedrooms built on two levels, with expansive use of glass to maximize the 180º sea views and lush garden surroundings. The ground floor includes a reception area with courtesy bathroom, a large living room with an open fireplace in the middle and two en-suite bedrooms with open sea view, both with direct access to the gardens and pool. Upstairs there is a large Master bedroom with a spacious terrace, with lovely pool, sea and garden views. The infinity pool has a beautiful nature stone deck.
The Main Guest House
Situated about 50 meters from the main residence across a beautiful flat seaside lawn is the gracious La Buena Vista. This guest house includes a reception hall with courtesy bathroom, a charming living room with fireplace, a dining room with an attractive open kitchen adjoining, and two spacious bedroom suites with luxurious bathrooms. From the bedrooms you have sliding doors to the covered outside terraces.
The estate encompasses 32,800 m2 of magnificent mature gardens, thoughtfully created and cultivated over a ten year period. The gardens include a collection of one thousand mature palms enriched with varieties of luxuriant vegetation, including a bamboo forest and an extraordinary cactus garden. Two small lakes with waterfalls, a floating tea house, a fishing pond, wooden bridges traversing rippling brooks streaming by tropical garden patio’s. Life-like bronze figures created by the renowned American sculptor Seward Johnson lend a whimsical touch to this enchanting landscape.
From every angle within this wonderfully secluded estate, the ambiance and tropical flora and fauna are extraordinary!
“La Casita” cottage
Tucked within these gardens there is the second guest house “La Casita”. It is located near the golf course and the 40 meter lap pool, with views over the entire property and the sea beyond. This charming hideaway cottage comprises two double bedroom suites and kitchen with a bar counter connecting to the living room and a spacious covered sea view terrace. The living room and both bedroom suites feature cozy fireplaces.
The Sports Facilities
- Two swimming pools, including the 40-meter lap pool
- A golf course
- Well equipped gymnasium
- Illuminated tennis court
- Many walking trails set in timber and stone
- Numerous places for yoga and meditation
- Hidden little places for sunbathing