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Casas Karen, Los Canos de Meca

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed 5 nights at Casa Karen in Casa Surf. After arriving in Barcelona and traveling around for a week it was great to rest in a quiet beach Casa for 5 nights. Casa surf was spacious and provided all the amenities we needed to be able to make ourselves morning coffee and light meals. Juani was friendly and even...

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

We stayed in this beautiful 2-bedroom apartment for two weeks in September. The apartment has everything you need, not just basics, so cooking is no problem at all. However, the local restaurants are great too. The furnishings and equipment are all great quality and the level of comfort second to none with a lovely sofa and comfy cushions, full size...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the ground floor apartment of accomodation which is some distance from the rest of appartments. I wold like to say that we had a fabulous week here. The g.f. appt has oudoor space, with a b.b.q. The apt was well equiped to UK tastes, kettle,toaster etc,and the fixtures and furnishings were of a high standard. About 10...

1Thank DaveAshford
Casaskaren, Director de Recepción at Casas Karen, Los Canos de Meca, responded to this review

Hola! Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback on your recent stay at Casa Surf and posting your review on TripAdvisor. We are glad to read that your experience was overall positive. We look forward to welcoming you back to Casas Karen in the future, See you soon! Juani

Reviewed 27 February 2016

Great 8days in Casas Karen 2. Great fun and safe for young family. Lovely balance of house privacy, shared space in garden and openness of nearby hills and beach. Weather warm enough in Feb! Car hire allows exploring of nearby cities.

1Thank David T
Pavia, Italy
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Casas Karen is a quiet place, where people can relax peacefully (the only problem you could have are loud neighbours, who do not understand the point of the place). The little apartments have been built in the typical style of the region and you have everything you need inside, even if you get a small one. The loud and crowded...

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Reviewed 24 September 2015

We spent 10 days here in september and we had perfect weather. It must be one of the best month to go to Andalusia. Origianally we wanted to make some trips to Cadiz, Tarifa and so on. For the last night of our journey we booked a room in Ronda. But when we arrived we canceld this room and booked...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I had a lovely time, staying in relaxing surroundings with great views. I would highly recommend this place to anyone who wants to enjoy nature, culture, great restaurants and night life too. The accommodation was beautifully arranged and stylish and would suit people who want something a little bit different from the run of the mill accommodation.

1Thank Joanna R
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Came here this time last year. Stayed in the smaller chozita for 2 weeks. Had a very chilled lovely time and hardly went anywhere except beach and bars. Beaches were lovely and local bars and restaurants good. Farmers market on Saturdays great for local produce. This time trying a studio apartment

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Casaskaren, Owner at Casas Karen, Los Canos de Meca, responded to this review

Great you´re on your way back :) Thanks so much for your review. Welcome! Hasta pronto!

Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 11 June 2015

after 2 weeks of driving and visiting amazing spots all through catalunia, basque and madrid we needed a place to stop, relax, cook, enjoy the beach and the surounding and fill like home. casa karen was exactly that, reccomended by a local friend, we came for 3 nights and stayed 14, first at casa1 then chosa grande.... we would have...

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Casaskaren, Owner at Casas Karen, Los Canos de Meca, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Great to hear from you again, and the reminder of you both and your wonderful stay.

Reviewed 4 June 2015

Five nights at Casa Karen 1 in early June have passed very pleasantly. The accomodation was comfortable and true to their eco-primciples. Everything in the house worked and the standard of cleanliness on arrival was satisfactory. The surroundings - the Parque Natural and the beaches are stunning and within easy reach. The team that run Casa Karen were very welcoming...

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Casaskaren, Propietario at Casas Karen, Los Canos de Meca, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review on the casa & surroundings! So great that you had a nice stay and enjoyed the area. You are always welcome at Casas Karen. All the best, Karen

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  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casas Karen is a unique getaway located on one of Spain’s most beautiful and less discovered coastlines: the Costa de la Luz, which is named for its extraordinary light. We are located in the small beach town of Los Canos de Meca, just off the site where the Battle of Trafalgar took place in 1805.Casas Karen pays tribute to life on the Costa de la Luz long before the tourists arrived comprising a collection of chozas (traditional, thatched straw houses) that were typical to the region in the eighteenth century, as well as converted farm buildings and one beach apartment, scattered throughout our untamed, native gardens.We hope you’ll find it a place to rest, rewind and recharge and get a taste of the real Costa de la Luz. ... more   less 

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Address: Camino del Monte, 6, 11159 Los Canos de Meca, Barbate, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Costa de la Luz > Barbate > Los Canos de Meca
Price Range: €62 - €118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“This is a self catering apartment, not a hotel”
ZepScotland, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Personally I wouldn't choose on of the units constructed of cane.”
stevec0106, 4 Jun 2015 | Read review
“If you're a family i recommend one of the houses, like Casa Karen 1 or 2, put if you're a couple the choza grande or choza pequeno are perfect! Unlike anywhere I've ever stayed! So cool!”
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jasonw161, 10 Jan 2015 | Read review
“When in a bigger group (up to five) - book Casa Karen 2 - the fireplace and roof terrace are amazing. All the little studios around (Casita del Medio, Estudio de Madrono) are cute and easily fit 2-3 people.”
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