Cortijo El Matuloso
For sale : Cortijo El Matuloso, a 15 bedroom/bathroom cortijo, fully equipped for hunting & leisure located in the Huelva province in Andalucia, Spain.
Estate size 925 ha
Built 3000 m2
The current owners rebuilt and extended the Cortijo some 13 years ago. A major paint and maintenance job was done last year. All is fully equipped and furnished for over 30 guests and 2 personnel families.
The Cortijo originally counted 1.008 ha. After expropriation for enlarging the embalsa there is 925 ha left. The Cortijo has a morphology of unique beauty, full of pastures and mountains, with lush Mediterranean vegetation, ideal for hunting and farming.
By the current owners the Cortijo is mainly used for hunting. On the El Matuloso Estate one can hunt for deer (ca 700), mouflon (ca 250), wild boar (ca 150) as well as for small game like rabbit, duck, hare, partridge, dove and pigeon. Next to hunting on Cortijo “El Matuloso” hunting and shootings on adjacent estates are organized.
Although the primary use of the Estate is for hunting, the Estate has much more to offer.
- For gourmands there is a professional kitchen for catering needs and an outdoor barbeque area at the end of the covered dining terrace. Meals can be used outside and inside at the Cortijo as well as at the lake side, all for up to 40 people.
- For serving drinks and tapas the game room is the ideal place. The game room lies next to the dining hall and has a bar, a fire place, a pool table and an adjoining guest lounge with another fire place. The game room has doors opening onto a covered terrace with seating up to 30 people.
- For those who feel the need to be active the possibilities for outdoor activities on the Cortijo are endless. The terrain with its 60 kilometers high quality roads (20 km main roads and 40 km secondary roads), and the big (30 kilometer) lake and several small lakes have a variety of activities to offer :
Horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking, wildlife watching and photography, quad riding and motorcycle riding, cruising the lake, waterskiing, wakeboarding, tube riding, swimming, canoeing, laser sailing, fishing, etcetera.
- For those wanting to relax there is a pool (6 x 16 meters), plenty of sun beds and two covered terraces with kitchenette and dining tables. From the pool there are views of the lake and the terrain.
- The Cortijo can serve as a base to easily explore Andalusia as well as the Algarve. In Andalusia and the Algarve you will find within easy and comfortable distance of the Cortijo :
Beautiful and artistic cities like for example Sevilla, Cordoba and Granada, Tarifa and Atlantic Marina’s with possibilities for sea sailing and deep water fishing, nice sandy beaches, great golf courses of which 6 within 30 kilometers, good restaurants, famous Feria’s and Romeria’s such as Semana Santa, Feria de Abril and the Romerio del Rocio, astonishing nature reserves like the Parque Nacional de Doñna.