Country Escape Hotels in Andalucia
The following hotels are all based in rural settings and enjoy the natural beauty of the Andalucian countryside, with its stunning scenery of mountains, forests, and plains. As such, there is a large variety of country escapes to choose from, for example those located in hilltop towns, national parks, olive groves, country estates and lakeside.
Whichever part of the countryside they are located in, these hotels give you the chance to sample a different side of Andalucía. These hotels lend themselves to experiences such as exploring traditional Andalusian villages, tasting authentic regional delicacies and soaking in incredible views of the landscape. Terraces and gardens to walk around, as well as swimming pools and easily accessible paths to the surrounding areas, are common features of these hotels.
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Located 26 km from Cazorla and right at the heart of the Cazorla Nature Reserve, in stunning natural surroundings, the Parador de Cazorla is perfect accommodation for a rural getaway in the north east of Andalusia. Breathe the fresh air, and enjoy the impressive views of the mountains and forested valley from this hotel.
The Shanti Som combines Far Eastern decoration with the beautiful surroundings of the Sierra de las Nieves Nature Reserve. It has a spa and outdoor pool, and offers yoga classes. Built from local materials, the wonderful rooms have been designed according to Feng Shui guidelines.
This establishment is situated in the heart of traditional Andalucia, at the foot of Sierra de Cazorla and is ideal for rural tourism and adventure sports. This is unbeatable accommodation, on the route through the marshes and near to areas of high relief.
This Andalusian bull-breeding estate is located in the hills outside Vilches. It offers an outdoor pool, stylish, rustic rooms and educational courses for bullfighting and breeding. At El Añadío you can experience the life of a cattle farmer, taking part in activities around the ranch.
This converted farmhouse is located in the Sierra de los Filabres Mountains, in Almería province. It offers charming, eco-friendly apartments with a shared outdoor pool and a terrace overlooking the valley. The apartments at La Posada del Candil feature elegant, mountain-style décor and underfloor heating.
La Posada del Recovero is a charming rural hotel situated just 25 metres from the square in Genalguacil. It offers colourful rooms with a private bathroom and free internet access. The guest house features a bar serving a selection of tapas.
Located in Grazalema, Tambor Del Llano offers accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning and access to a garden with a terrace. There is a private bathroom with shower in all units, along with free toiletries and a hair dryer. A continental, buffet or gluten-free breakfast is available daily at the property.
Hotel Fuerte Grazalema is set within the beautiful Sierra de Grazalema Nature Reserve, 20 km from Ronda. The hotel offers an outdoor pool and an exterior hot tub, and free Wi-Fi throughout. Each room at the Grazalema Fuerte has a balcony with wonderful views of the Guadalete Valley.
Surrounded by 1.000 hectares of holm oak forest, this rural hotel is 4.5 km outside Ronda. It offers charming interiors with WiFi and has its own horse ranch, riding school and 2 swimming pools. Los Pilares de Ronda-Antigua Finca Los pastores is a farm property with horses and other animals.
El Refugio de Juanar is located 10 km from Ojén, in the Sierra de las Nieves Nature Reserve. It is a converted manor house with an outdoor pool, tennis court and sun terrace. Rooms at the Refugio are decorated in country style, with tiled floors and dark wood furniture.
Situated in the heart of the Sierra Nevada Natural Park, this boutique hotel offers rooms with a private terrace and amazing views. La Almunia del Valle features an outdoor swimming pool. Free tea, coffee, water and juices are available in the chic rooms.
This charming, restored Andalusian manor house is set in olive groves, 20 km from Granada. It has a restaurant, seasonal outdoor pool and a large family-owned chapel, built in 1878. Surrounded by fields of wheat and sunflowers, Hotel Cortijo del Marqués has easy access to the A44 Motorway and offers free parking.
Set in the beautiful countryside of the Cordoba region of Andalusia, within an olive field, this country house is set in an old oil mill, dating from the 18th century. Molino La Nava is ideal accommodation to get away from it all, and unwind.
Offering a picturesque setting in the countryside, 1 km from Aracena, La Era de Aracena features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. Its houses and rooms offer amazing views of the Sierra de Aracena and Picos de Aroche Mountains.
Set within Las Sierras Cazorla, Segura y Las Villas Nature Reserve, Coto del Valle de Cazorla is 3 km outside Arroyo Frío. It offers a spa and a peaceful setting close to the Guadalquivir River. Set around a typical Andalusian-style patio, rooms feature a terrace and spectacular views of the mountains.
Located in Andalucía’s Sierra Norte Nature Reserve, this impressive converted monastery is a National Monument. La Cartuja features a shared dining room, shared living room with TV and a terrace with a pond located in a separate building just 100 metres from the main building.
Surrounded by olive groves and herb gardens, Casa La Siesta features an infinity swimming pool and beautiful accommodation with balconies and views. It offers a peaceful setting in Los Parralejos, 10 km from Vejer de la Frontera.
Set just 10 minutes' drive from Vejer de la Frontera, the Hotel Sindhura combines fantastic modern facilities, such as a large outdoor swimming pool, with the charm and traditions of rural life. A traditional whitewashed building in a lovely natural setting, the Sindhura's rooms are sophisticated and well-equipped.
Located in San José, only a 10-minute drive from the beautiful beaches on Cabo de Gata, this rural property features 2 shared outdoor pools, a large garden area and a café-bar. Hotel Villa Maltés offers air-conditioned rooms and apartments.