Out and About

Cycling, horse riding, mountain biking, mountaineering, paragliding, sailing, ski, surfing, swimming, tennis, walking, wind-surfing, mountain climbing, golf, diving, snowboarding, kite-surfing, dog-sledding, white-water rafting, canoeing …


The property is located in the heart of the Alpujarra, the green and lush south slopes of Sierra Nevada with its breathtaking landscapes and mild and sunny microclimate all year round.

You will have the perfect opportunity to experience and enjoy the authentic and genuine Andalucía intimately, away from the busy tourist spots. Straight from the house, you can enjoy wonderful walks through the valley or up to the hills.

By car, you can have amazing excursions to the high part of the ‘Las Alpujarras’ with its white and picturesque mountain villages and do hikes into the canyons, visit small wine presses and wine cellars or clime the snow-covered peaks of Sierra Nevada. The mountain chain reaches an altitude of 3484m and is replete with a unique wildlife, beautiful rivers and pristine lagoons. The house is only 25 minutes driving distance to the coast, 40 minutes to Granada (one of the most beautiful and lively historic and cultural cities in the world) and little over than one hour to Sierra Nevada ski resorts.

Day trips can include beautiful destinations such as Cordoba, Ronda or Seville, or National Parks like Sierra de Grazalema, Sierra de Cazorla and Cabo de Gata.

Blessed with gorgeous sunny weather all year round (including winter time), this region will give you an endless variety of activities and events and whatever the season is, the region remains lively and vibrant with enjoyable activities. All over the year and across the whole region (mountains and coast), restaurants, cafes and beach bars by the sea are open and all over the year you will be able to experience our gorgeous gastronomical culture and the Andalusian lifestyle.

Over the winter season the house will be heated up with 24 hours in advance to offer a warm and comfortable ambient right from the first day on.

In the house you will find a very comprehensive and detailed tourist information brochure where we give interesting knowledge about the house and what to do in the area and we are happy to share our experience gathered here over 20 years and offer you practical currant tips on activities, hikes, beaches, restaurants, cultural events, ticket reservations etc. so to make it easy to experience the authentic Andalusian culture.
In addition, we can organise and facilitate flamenco classes, cooking courses, riding tours, alpine hiking tours and ski days.

We suggest that a few services we offer can improve your stay with nice experiences. We organise them adapting to your needs as best as we can.

  • SAUNA is available all year. We prepare it for you and, if you want, we can explain all the rituals for a 100% relaxing experience.
  • PAELLA or FIDEUÁ one of our passions is cooking, therefore we are delighted to offer you the chance to taste a typical paella by preparing it together to show you a few secrets.
  • MASSAGE: Relaxing massage with chiropractic and Essalen techniques. María uses essential oils especially chosen for you. It is a deep massage which helps you to get rid of tensions, leaves your mind clear and your body light. 60 minutes. Call us for information and to check availability. Maria Herrero.

We can arrange car hire from Malaga Airport with a very efficient car rental company with excellent services (small company, no queuing, quick and personalized service, no pre-charged petrol, etc.). The service refers to a new air conditioned car with full comprehensive insurance without any excess for two named drivers.

While staying with us, a visit to the Alhambra in Granada is an absolute must. The Alhambra is Europe’s largest and best preserved Moorish (Arabic-Medieval) palace and fortress-building, with unimaginable beauty and refinement. As it is also one of Europe’s most visited monuments.
To visit the Alhambra Palaces we recommend booking tickets ideally with a few months´ notices in advance on the website of the official ticket seller.