This is the perfect place to relax in your own private space in "real" Spain. Fantastic views from the private pool (not shared) and barbq. Internet connection. Perfect for people who love nature and cats for whom we have become a refuge. 20 mins drive to pueblo, shops. After discussion,second en suite room could be available for up to two extra guests, two nights minimum. 40 euros per night for one guest 50 euros for two guests, payable on arrival.
Finca Colina de los Almendros organic farm nestles in a typically Spanish hamlet on a hillside surrounded by almond and olive trees yet is only 40 minutes drive from Malaga airport. This peaceful, truly Spanish environment provides you with the perfect place to relax and retreat from the strains and stresses of everyday life. Take time out to soak up the peaceful atmosphere.Unwind, relax and recharge.
Finca Colina is a mountain retreat in Real Spain where you have time and space just "to be". We can arrange massage.
Leave your working world behind, hop on one of the many flights to Malaga or Granada and step into inland Andalucia, "Real Spain". Feel the sun on your face, breathe the fresh mountain air and Relax.You will need transport.
We don't have sport's bars, night clubs or "happy hours". Our music is the tune of goat bells and bird song.We have fresh mountain air, sensational views and tracks where you can walk all day.This is a paradise for bird watchers and naturalists.Enjoy watching the turtles as you stroll along the banks of the Casasola reservoir.
We have wifi, a DVD player and small library of DVDs and books which you may borrow.We also have a "bar" within 5 minutes walk of the Finca. This is a room which is part of a neighbour's house!Visit this for an experience you're unlikely to have anywhere else! In winter you can sit around a tin bath filled with blazing almond logs. In summer you can sit outside and enjoy the balmy air and song of cicadas. Don't expect the chairs to match but you can expect a friendly welcome from locals who speak no English.Beware of the local country wine!
During the heat of the day you can cool off in our pool with stunning mountain views. For a day at the seaside the Mediterranean is a 40 minute drive.
Private use of Casita with ensuite bedroom. Kitchen/sitting room. Pool. After discussion a second en suite room with two beds may be available.
Interaction with guests
My house is also on the finca so I am onsite 24 hours.
Other things to note
Finca Colina has become a sanctuary for cats over the years so you will see them in the garden.
Smoking outdoors only and be aware of fire risk in the summer season. Parties or events must be discussed and approved.
We are Christine and Terry. We moved to Spain with our two cats in September 2006. We now have lots more rescued cats and a dog. We grow almonds, olives and chillis organically. As hosts we aim to offer our guests the sort of holiday we'd like to have.