Archive | October, 2007

Voted top hotel…

Condé Nast Traveller writer John Gill has voted La Casa del Califa as one of his top ten Andalucían hotels. “…lovely Vejer de la Frontera’s loveliest hotel remains the coolest place to stay along the southerly Costa de la Luz. Rooms vary from small to roomily large suites many with peaceful views  décor taking it’s cue from […]

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A hugely successful summer…

Wasn’t it César Ritz who once said a restaurant’s success is measured not by the number of covers it sells but by it’s waiting list? Well for a small table in August the tables were all booked up 6 days in advance and for the larger group tables at least 10 days. Sales were up 20% on […]

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Una visita inesperada…

This fine old Rolls turned up the other day to collect some of our guests at the Califa for a wedding. Not the most practical of cars in Vejer where tight turning circles are a definite asset. The car a model 25/30 HP was built in 1937 and until recently lived in the U.K. Fancy […]

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Summers passed…

Well it’s been a while (2 months precisely) since I sat down to blog… when you’re as busy as I am in the summer there’s hardly time to get to the beach let alone to jot away. Of course most of my spare time has been taken up by our new baby – lovely Isabella born on […]

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