Practical Information

Practical information concerning rental of Casa Blixen


In the big cabinet in the hall you will find towels, bed sheets, duve covers, dishcloth etc.

You are not allowed to bring the bath towels to the beach.


All waste from the house has to be carried to the shared waste container. It is situated close to the house and you find it by turning right from the front door walk 50 m and it is just behind the tree.


The main switch is placed in the lowest room on the outer wall. You find extra light bulbs in the cabinet in the hall.

Roof top terrace

You can use both the build in grill and the Webergrill but we expect you to clean the grills after use.

There is a little room on the roof top terrace in the corner where you find chair cushions, drying rack, candlesticks for tealights and ashtrays. Please clear away the cushions every night and if you leave the house because the straying cats and the risk of rain and wind.

Leave the parasol closed when you don’t use it and do never use it when strong winds are blowing.

Television and dvd

Next to the television and DVD machines you find the manual, although it is only in Danish.

Treat the DVD with care.

Gas heater

Under the staircase in the dining room you find a gas heater. There is a manual in the small bedroom next to the hall.

If in doubt

In the small bed room next to the hall you will find a folder with user manuals for most of the items in the house.

Hiking and walking

In the small bed room next to the hall you will find a folder with suggestions for walks in the surroundings of Cómpeta and the National Park.

Shopping in Cómpeta

If you’re looking for grocery, souvenirs wine ect., there are numrous shopping options in Cómpeta have a look around.

Every Saturday is a Market from 10:00am to 2:00pm with fresh fruit, vegetables and lots of other stuff.

If you’re looking for larger Markets, try Torre del Mar on Thursdays and Nerja on Tuesdays. In Nerja there’s also a flea market every Sunday.