Finding a property overseas can sometimes be tricky. Whether you know what you want or not, I’m sure you definitely know what you don’t want in a home. A lot of Brits choose to buy property in Spain to take advantage of the relaxed lifestyle and warmer climate.
We all love the peace and quiet, but you don’t want to buy somewhere that’s totally off-the-grid. It’s impractical and isolating. To show you what’s available, we’ve gathered 7 idyllic properties in the Spanish countryside that offer the very best of both worlds, i.e., bucolic, but not a backwater…
Two-bedroom apartment in La Torre Resort, Murcia for €89,950
You would be hard-pressed to find an apartment this beautiful at such an affordable price. For those of us that love to admire a beautifully decorated apartment but feel like decorating one is too much, you’re in luck – this apartment is sold fully furnished.
This apartment isn’t just beautiful on the inside. It also benefits from being in a brilliant location. It is close to La Torre Golf Resort. As well as bars, restaurants, and shops.
- Access to communal pool
- Underground secure parking space
- Air conditioning in both bedrooms
- Views of La Torre Golf resort & Double Tree Hilton Hotel
Four-bedroom villa in Benigánim, Valencia for €210,000
This four-bedroom villa has an authentic Spanish feel. You couldn’t transport it and drop it in the English or French countryside. It would simply look out of place.
The villa sits in the sun, surrounded by olive and fruit trees.
Happily, this villa and the surrounding grounds are accessible for people with limited mobility.
- Modern solar electric system
- Domestic items: dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer
- Master bedroom with ensuite and walk-in shower
- Built-in water softener system
- Air conditioning
Three-bedroom finca in Santa Rosalia, Costa Cálida for €249,000
A lovely casa to experience the quiet country life in, yet it is only a few minutes away from town.
- One ensuite bathroom
- Decent sized pool
- Space for multiple cars to be parked outside
Two-bedroom house in San Jose de los Llanos for €300,000
This property is ideal for those of us that want the option to shut the world out every once in a while. It is situated 800m above sea level and at the edge of the pine forests of San Jose de Los Llanos near El Tanque. Yet, the new motorway means you can be in Los Cristianos or Puerto de la Cruz in just a 30-minute drive.
Nearby, there are hiking trails to explore.
The home itself, both inside and out, is gorgeous to behold. With its parquet flooring and white antique style wooden beams, it has a feel that is simultaneously rustic and modern.
- Gas central heating
- Advanced eco-system using solar panels
- Double glazing
- Modern wood style burner
€399,000 Seven-bedroom villa in Oliva, Valencia
Are you planning on uprooting your whole family to the Spanish countryside? Or would you like to live somewhere that is frequented by all your friends? Maybe you want to be a little cut off from the rest of the world, but not from your best people. See this seven-bedroom villa!
- Views of orange groves, Mediterranean Sea, & mountains
- Hot and cold air conditioning unit
- Lawn, vegetable patch, BBQ area
Five-bedroom finca in Estepona, Malaga for €575,000
This is a unique rustic finca bordering the beautiful River Castor, set in a pine forest. So, this property definitely gets a massive tick for idyllic. Additionally, it is set-up for self-sufficient living, so you can transform your way of life by moving here. It comes with a chicken house, stables, and plenty of space for growing vegetables. (There is even a 19th century winery with a licence to restore).
- Only 15 minutes from the beach
- Exceptional views
- BBQ and oven with chimney
- storeroom with workshop
Four-bedroom finca in Archidona, Costa del Sol for €995,000
This four-bedroom would be perfect for people looking for an extravagant new home in the Spanish countryside.
- Gated complex
- Spectacular views
- Garage for parking