Arkaia Farmhouse is a charming property which is just a stone’s throw away from the Basque Country capital, Vitoria-Gasteiz. A place where the traveller will be able to relax and unwind in a rural environment. Arkaia Farmhouse is the result of a meticulous and painstaking restoration of a building which originally dates from the 19th century, preserving the traditional architecture, resulting in a cottage with a capacity for 4-9 people and which is comfortable, modern, fully accessible, sustainable and committed to the environment. All of the rooms in the Arkaia Farmhouse (four doubles and one single) are simply decorated, creating a very cosy atmosphere where the visitor can relax peacefully and enjoy a refreshing break. It has three bathrooms, one of which is en suite. The kitchen is equipped with an induction hotplate, washing machine, dishwasher, refrigerator, microwave oven, coffee maker and kitchenware which are all at the disposal of guests. From the living-dining room, which is equipped with a flat-screen television, DVD and wood stove, you access the outside area where the old laundry room remains, which has now been fitted out as a gazebo. You can enjoy two different recreation areas, one with a natural lawn, and the other is a garden with river pebbles. Indoor and outdoor lighting with low energy consumption and low light pollution. Water saving systems (double-button cisterns, thermostatic shower mixers…). Efficient domestic appliances, A+ rating. Efficient domestic appliances, A+ rating. The thermal insulation o has been fully improved to achieve high energy efficiency. Metalwork window with thermal bridge breakand double glazing with chamber. Biomass boiler with barley grain-based fuel which is produced on the farm itself. Underfloor heating with the possibility of regulating the heat in each area with thermostats in each of the house’s rooms. Recycling.