- 3 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- Sleeps 8
Description from the owner
The Tajil is a country house located near a stream, waterfall. Is an ancient crossroads, next to what was a sale for which transited the travelers who came to Algarinejo following the Way of Loja Livestock. Near Alhambra,Sierra Nevada,Costa del Sol.
Next there is a natural cave about 50 m2, inhabited since the Neolithic, where you can see formations like stalactites. In summer, we have an organic vegetable garden with tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, cucumbers, etc., So tenants can taste them and nurture them. Swimming pool with a spacious sun deck with a floor made of wood, and a porch covered with heather and trellis plant. Catering for...Read more
Montefrio, Andalusia, Spain
Additional Location Information
Granada is the capital of one of the 8 province of the autonomous community of Andalusia. It is located next to the tallest mountain in the Iberian Peninsula, Sierra Nevada, which determines its climate.
The neighborhoods that have are very different, partly because of continued immigration occurred until the 1990s, the most important are the Zaidín, the Albaicin, the gypsy Sacromonte, Realejo, La Chana, Almanjáyar and Cartuja.
It was capital of the Kingdom of Granada Zirí during the eleventh century, and the Nazari Kingdom of Granada between the thirteenth and fifteenth centuries. After taking the city by the Catholic Monarchs, remained Castilian capital of the Kingdom of Granada, which was a mere territorial jurisdiction and remained until 1833, when he saw a new provincial division in Spain, still in force
Granada is a core receiver tourism due to its monuments and its proximity to ski professional and to the historic area known as La Alpujarra and also the part of the coast known as Costa Tropical of Granada. Among its historic buildings, the Alhambra is one of the largest in the country, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1984, along with the garden of the Generalife and the Albaicin. Its cathedral is considered the first Renaissance church in Spain.
Location Information: Visit the tourist office Algarinejo open from Thursday to Sunday, where they will better inform the routes that can be done from our accommodation, bicycle, on foot or by car.
We recommend that you do not leave without tasting menu-gustation Piolas House Restaurant in Algarinejo, the value is awesome, the best of the province. Nor should visit the Swamp of Iznajar, less than half an hour, where you can practice water sports. Captive guided tour of the necropolis of Peña de los Gitanos Montefrio with a 3-hour walk. Visit Priego de Cordoba, where you can see the Barrio de la Villa, the monumentality of the best Baroque Andaluz in their churches, the Adarve and Fuente del Rey. In Almedinilla can visit one of the best preserved Roman villas that exist in Andalusia and its eco-museum Caicena river, close to the Cola de Caballo waterfalls, and the Iberian town Cerro de la Cruz. It is round to 1.40 h, 1.20 h in the Costa del Sol, and 1.30 h of Sierra Nevada
What first strikes in the visit to Montefrío is the wonderful monuments that form the Moorish castle and the church of the town, placed on top of a rock in a daring display of architecture. This is compounded by the diverse landscape of their surroundings, from the road linking with Íllora Montefrío can access the Peña de los Gitanos, natural setting that closes the north a broad valley to the south by the Sierra de Parapanda.
The Rocks, rock alignments parallel to the valley, offering spectacular views of calcareous, with abundant vegetation of oak forests and scrubland, ideal for hiking, and there are many paths that traverse this unique place, where we find megalithic also a first-composed of hundreds of dolmens of Neolithic origin.
More About This Location
Mountain nearby, Rural retreats
Nearest train station: Antequera, 30 miles
Nearest ferry port: Málaga, 75 miles
Nearest airport: Malaga, 75 miles
Car is essential
Last updated on September 21, 2014
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- Damage deposit | $192
- Cleaning fee | $64 per stay
- Fees for additional guests may apply.
- Linens Provided
- Washing Machine
- A/C or climate control
- Clothes Dryer
- Housekeeping Optional
- Towels Provided
- Local Guides/Maps
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
Pool / Spa
- Private outdoor pool (unheated)
- Mountain Views
- Ocean or water views
- Paper Towels Provided
- Stove or Oven
- Stereo or CD player
- DVD Player
- Satellite or cable TV
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Balcony or terrace
- Swing set or jungle gym
- Pet friendly - yes
- Smoking allowed - ask
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - yes
- Wheelchair accessible - no
- 140 square meters