Casa dos Artesans rustic cottage and spectacularly beautiful location in north Spain….
- Casa dos Artesans prior to restoration (2001)
The back entrance leading through the small garden
Winter view showing Casa dos Artesans, situated on the edge of the picturesque hamlet of Cristosende, A Teixeira, Ourense, Galicia
Panoramic view of Cristosende with the spectacular River Sil Canyon below it
The magic of morning mist in the River Sil canyon, viewed from Cristosende
Traditional village scarecrow display at Lumeares hamlet (5 mins drive or 40 minutes walk from Cristosende) in summer 2010
private garden and terrace at Casa dos Artesans
Walk from Cristosende down to the River Mao, through woodlands, vineyards and by the river itself. Guests will find instructions for this, and other local walks, in Casa dos Artesans
The Cristosende donkey is often seen grazing in the village fields
Unusual, classy texiles from AC Estudio Textile make for a unique reminder of your stay. On sale directly from the studio just 30 metres from Casa dos Artesans. Visitors staying at Casa dos Artesans do not need to book an appointment. Other visitors to the area - please phone T.669 600 620 for an appointment to visit.
Lluis Grau, basketmaker in Cristosende, specialises in unusual baskets from north Spain. His work is on sale in Cristosende. Guests at Casa dos Artesans - no appointment necessary. Other visitors - please telephone for an appointment to visit the workshop T.+34 69 600 620.