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Casa Luz, Historic Old Town, Tarifa - Sleeps 2 / 16


In A Nutshell

Four bedrooms and three studios are available for rent
Stunning Roof terrace
Lively part of Tarifa Old Town

About the Property

There have been some changes to this property and it is now available for rental as a whole, or on a room by room basis. The four rooms in the main house and the two studios all have access to the roof terraces, and the bedrooms in the main house have full use of the kitchen and sitting room.

The owners have put a lot of love into creating this, their perfect family home. Positioned right in the heart of the castle walls in Tarifa, they have resurrected a falling down traditional town house into a work of art. They cleverly chose a Moroccan theme and the finish is stunning; topped off with the view of Morocco from the top roof terrace!

The house is in the rabbit warren of the old town – on one of the busier streets for Tarifa nightlife; so this is for a couples or a group who want to enjoy all that Tarifa has on offer both day and night. I can think of no better way of rounding off my day on the beach than by enjoying the live music from the ‘La Teteria’ bar opposite on my very own roof terrace. The bedrooms are all situated at the rear of the house so the noise should not impact on a good night of sleep.

Access to the house is shared with the studios downstairs, so the ground floor is a communal area. The house has been designed so that the the central courtyard remains open to the elements – ideal summer time living, in winter months they do close it off. The studios are off the ground floor courtyard, where the washing and the washing area is also found. The main house is up the first flight of stairs, where one arrives at the living area a 17m long open-plan kitchen, dining and living room. Although I doubt much time gets spent indoors in July and August – the bbq on the terrace, the alfresco table and benches and the sun loungers must be where it is at!

The four bedrooms are all en suite doubles or twins. There is also a sofa bed in the sitting room which sleeps an additional two. The house can also be rented along with the studios, so for a group of up to 17 this really is your spot. The master bedroom also has its own private terrace.

The bedrooms are all situated at the rear of the house, so the noise does not impact on a good night’s sleep.

The traditional Moroccan terraces have been fully elaborated on, and the two roof terraces are a highlight, with views over the jumble of rooftops, church spires and palm trees. The terraces are all decorated with greenery as is the interior. The sandy tadelakt walls work amazingly with the green to create a calming and peaceful ambience.

Wooden doors at the bottom of the two staircases separate the studios from the house. The traditional Tarifeño slate tile gives way to natural coloured marble floors, simple and understated and very practical the marble is delicious under foot in the hotter months.

The house and Studios are not for the use of anyone from outside who is not registered as staying at Casa Luz. In the interest of security, and peace & quiet we would ask you to respect this house rule.

Price Includes

Bed and Bath linen
End cleaning for stays of longer than one week


Prices per Room or Studio 

Low – 50€ per room per night
Mid – 60€ per room per night
High – 90€ per room per night

Minimum stay two nights
For stays of under one week there is 25€ cleaning surcharge, for stays of one week or more there is no cleaning charge

Casa Luz Tarifa rates for the whole house

High Season €600 per night
Mid Season €400 per night
Low Season €300 per night

Low Season: January 1st to May 31st (with some exceptions, see below)
Mid Season: June 1st to July 14th, plus these holiday periods:
High Season: July 16th to 30th August, Christmas & New Year (24th December – 5th January) and Easter / Semana Santa
Mid Season: June 1st to July 15th, September 1st – 30th
Low Season: The rest!

For stays of under one week there is a 100€ surcharge for cleaning on departure, for stays of one week or more there is no end cleaning fee. Sunday Arrival: from 5pm
Sunday Departure: from 10am
For rental of the whole house including the two studios (sleeps maximum 14 people), please enquire.
For information on the studios and rates please see Studios at Casa Luz.

In Detail

All bed linen & bath towels are provided (no beach towels)
There are two staircases including a spiral staircase which is not suitable for small children under the age of three.Kitchen Main house (not studios) – electric range and gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher.Sitting room – Stereo, Wifi, DVD, Video and TV with UK Sky.
Three double bedrooms and One bedroom with double bed and single bunk bed
Underfloor heating
Cleaning fee of 100€ for house bookings that are less than a week
Security Deposit of 300€
Saturday entry when possible


Booking Conditions
50% non-refundable deposit to be paid when confirming the booking. The remaining 50% should be paid in CASH on arrival.

End Cleaning
End cleaning is included for stays of a week or longer. However, in all cases you are responsible for keeping the property and all its contents in the same state of cleanliness, repair and condition as at the commencement of the holiday. The owner reserves the right to make deductions from the security deposit for any extra cleaning, over the number of hours committed to departure cleaning.

Please Note
The majority of Tarifa Beach Houses are private homes, the information on the www.tarifabeachhouse.com website is intended as a guide only. We cannot accept responsibility for any inaccurate, misleading or incomplete information about any property and its facilities or services. Property owners have the right to change decoration as they choose.


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