Old independent barn restored close

House - Entire home/apt · GIP, Esponellà, Catalonia 17832, Spain

The Space

Old independent barn to rent
It is a fully restored house situated next to a 13th century farm.
The accommodation is an independent house of 180 m2 (3 floors), with 3 bedrooms: one single room, one double room and one big suite. There are 2 bathrooms, a well equipped kitchen, dining-living room and a gorgeous and sunny courtyard/patio.

In the apartment you will find all the comforts for a pleasant stay:
- Bed linen and bath towels included
- TV and DVD
- Internet access in the whole property (wifi)
- Central heating system
- Washing machine
- Dishwasher
- Barbecue

It is perfect for families that come with children. The property is family friendly and it is also suitable for couples or small groups.

The 20€ fee for each extra person/night doesn't apply to children under 3, so please when booking take it into account (i.e, if you are a couple with a child under 3, indicate you are just 2 people).

We are located in a very quiet small village surrounded by fields and woods.
We are close to:

Banyoles (5 min.)
Girona (20 min.)
Besalú (15 min.)
Figueres (30 min.)
Olot (30 min.)
Cadaqués (45 min.)
Perpignan (45 min.)
Barcelona (80 min.),
and at 35 min of the beach (l'Escala, l'Estartit, etc.)

We will be very pleased having you here!
Mas Simon , Jana

Room type: Entire home/apt
Accommodates: 5
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Beds: 3
Extra people: $28 / night after 2 guests
Minimum Stay: 2 nights
Cleaning Fee: $43
Check In: 12:00 PM (noon)
Check Out: 10:00 AM
Cancellation: Strict
Pet Owner: Dog(s) and Cat(s)

Overall Guest Satisfaction

Check In
  • La casa es preciosa y muy acogedora, totalmente reformada manteniendo todo el encanto y los elementos de una casa rústica.
    Sin duda una experiencia para repetir.

    December 2013
  • La casa esta muy bonita y bien cuidada, Jana nos dio lo que necesitabamos espacio :).
    Los alrededores muy bonitos.
    Un lugar tranquilo, donde disfrutar de los alrededores... Nos encanto!

    November 2013
  • Wow. Staying here was a great experience. The barn was the perfect retreat for our family for a couple of nights of blissful relaxation. The property has been beautifully restored and is both homely and stylish. It is situated in an idyllic hamlet of old stone buildings located in rural Catalonia, equidistant between the Pyrenees and the Costa Brava. Closer to home (5 mins drive) is the lake at Banyoles: great swimming and walks.
    Roger and his daughters were great hosts. Would definitely recommend as a peaceful base from which to explore Northern Catalonial
    Leo, Nancy, Lochie and Isla

    September 2013
  • Nice house, clean was 30 minutes drive from Figueres.

    August 2013
  • Very-very-very pleasant place we loved in forever) it was Eco friendly healthy vacations. Thanks a lot to Roger - our guid and host in that special Catalanian world!

    August 2013
  • séjour fantastique, c'est ce qui résume le mieux notre semaine passée à Centenys chez Jana et Roger. La maison est située dans un magnifique petit village à proximité d'une foule d'activités en tout genre, sans toutefois avoir à subir une horde de touristes. Roger a été un hôte extraordinaire, généreux en conseils et avec qui nous avons eu grand plaisir à converser. Les enfants ont adoré la présence du chien et des chats (qui sont adorables, très doux avec les enfants). On pourrait difficilement demander mieux pour un séjour relaxant dans la région de Girone. Nous en garderons de magnifiques souvenirs

    August 2013
  • We loved the beautifully restored stone building and the historic village in which it was located. It was a great base for exploring the Costa Brava and foothills of the Pyrenees while providing a quiet escape away from the tourists. The house was very well equipped and had everything we needed. We had a great Catalonian dinner at a nearby restaurant recommended by Jana. The house is a destination in itself and the few days we spent here greatly enriched our experience of Spain. Our only problem was the out of date GPS provided by the hire car company losing GPS signal just before the turn-off to the village!

    July 2013
  • This house is a GEM. It is in a village called Centenys with two cute villages nearby called Esponella & Meliante. Then you have about 7 minutes away the town of Banyoles where you have every store and restaurant. They are close to Besalu and volcanos of Olot and Sadernes for amazing hiking & swimming. Then you have the coast, Girona and more 20 minutes away.

    The house is super clean and well appointed. Very good Internet access and the village is safe and adorable. Jana and her family are very accommodating.

    I highly highly recommend this gem of a home! I plan to return and only here I will stay!

    July 2013
  • Jana and her father were helpful and friendly.
    The renovated barn is beautiful and rustic, clean and well equipped.
    Being part of the old village gave a sense of history and the position is really flexible for accessing the other villages, the foothills of the Pyrenees and the Costa Brava beaches.
    You need a car for staying here, but that suited us.
    Very quiet, but we were a group of five so made our own fun
    Especially liked the lettuce from the garden and the local restaurant advice

    June 2013
  • Es una casa muy cómoda y muy bonita. Su ubicación es en un pueblo muy lindo y muy tranquilo. Es genial para salir a caminar por los bosques.

    June 2013
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Escola d'Art i Superior de Disseny de Vic, Master Escola Universitària Eram, Escola d'Art i Superior de Disseny d'Olot
Hello! My name is Jana. I'm graphic designer and I own a recently renovated barn in a quiet village of Catalonia, not far from Costa Brava and the Pyrenees. A perfect place to rest and visit many interesting sites.
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