Who we are

Nestled in the Catalonian mountains, Rugged Retreats is a unique holiday experience for couples, families and group parties alike. It offers holiday accommodation with breathtaking views and unspoilt natural surroundings for an experience to remember for a lifetime. Lovingly restored properties in the perfect setting...

Where we are

Our nearest village is Lladó which is nestled at the foot of the Mare de Déu Mountain. It is only 18 kilometres from Figueres and 45 kilometres from Girona. The village lies between the diverse landscape of the Emporda and the beech forests of the Garrotxa. Getting here could not be easier...

What's available

Can Petitot, a large 3 storey property which offers two separate accommodations. One is a self contained 3 bedroom house, the second is a 2 bedroom apartment. Next door is Can Salvi, a detached 3 bedroom house and 150 metres away is Can Bonic our largest house with 5 bedrooms. Four unique properties to choose from...

Things to do

Get away from it all and relax, soak up the sun on your private terrace or take a dip in the plunge pool. Hike through the mountains or explore them by bike. Take in a round of golf, visit some of the quiet villages and towns or head to the coast. A holiday experience with something for everyone...

The Accommodation

Can Bonic, Can Petitot and Can Salvi are available for weekend or full week rental. Can Petitot Upper and Lower are both fully self contained and are available separately or in conjunction with one another for larger groups.

Can Petitot Lower The lovingly restored Can Petitot
Spread over 2 floors, this house has an open plan kitchen, dining and living space on the ground floor and 3 double bedrooms, one en-suite and family bathroom upstairs. There is also an outside covered BBQ area, large terrace and a plunge pool. more...
Can Petitot Upper Can Petitot Upper main entrance
This 3rd floor apartment has a large open plan kitchen, dining and living area as well as 2 double bedrooms and bathroom. It also has a large private rooftop terrace with spectacular views and shared access to a plunge pool. more...
Can Bonic Con Bonic viewed from the plunge pool
Large 5 double bedroom house over 3 floors. Seperate kitchen, dinning room, living room and toilet on the ground floor. 5 bedrooms, 2 of which are en-suite and a bathroom on the top floors. Outside it has a terrace, garden and plunge pool. more...
Can Salvi Can Salvi now that it has been restored
A detached 3 bedroom house with 2 doubles bedrooms, a single bedroom and bathroom to the 1st floor. Kitchen, open plan dining and living area and wet room to the ground floor. The property aslo has it's own private plunge pool. more...

"The location of our cottage was absolutely stunning! We wanted to escape the hustle and bustle of our busy lifestyle at home, and recharge our batteries, and rugged retreats certainly ticked all the boxes for us! ...our mountain retreat was a refreshing change which we highly recommend." read more...

Mandy Johns (United Kingdom)