Mountain Escape Hotels in Andalucia
These hotels are set further in land from the typical coastal destinations, in more rural, hilly and mountainous parts of Andalucía.
Thanks to their location, these types of hotels provide brilliant views of Andalucía’s impressive landscape, and opportunities to explore and take part in activities. Amenities and services can vary with price, but facilities should all be basic at the least, with most hotels using their environment to offer a rustic and uniquely Andalusian experience.
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Hotel Sierra de Cazorla enjoys a beautiful mountain setting in the Cazorla Mountains. It offers an outdoor pool, fitness centre and spa with a cave-style indoor pool and hot tub. Air-conditioned rooms at the Sierra de Cazorla Hotel come with a TV and a private bathroom. Many also have a private balcony.
Hotel Villa de Grazalema is located 10 minutes’ walk from the centre of Grazalema town, in the Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park. Surrounded by the Sierra del Endrinal Mountains, if features an outdoor pool. Accommodation is in air-conditioned rooms or apartments, all with a balcony or terrace offering mountain views.
This exclusive rural hotel is situated on the south slopes of the Sierra del Torcal of Antequera, where the natural aromas and silence are prominent. The decoration and names of each bedroom have been inspired in the different floral species of the area. The hotel facilities are intended to induce relaxation and rest.
TUGASA Hotel La Posada is in a typical Andalusian white building in the village of Villaluenga del Rosario. There is free Wi-Fi in public areas. The village is set into the rocks and offers fantastic views of the Sierra de Grazalema Mountains.
This charming rural hotel is set in the heart of the Sierra Mágina Nature Reserve. It offers an outdoor pool, 2 sun terraces and free WiFi zone. The air-conditioned rooms at Hotel Magina Plaza feature traditional Andalusian décor and stunning mountain views.
Gran Hotel Benahavis SPA is a luxury spa hotel, with 2 outdoor swimming pools and large gardens. It is set in the typical Andalusian village of Benahavis, 15 km from Marbella. The spa features a heated treatments pool, hot tubs, sauna and Turkish bath. The Benahavis region is famous for its beautiful natural landscape and excellent food.
An old flour factory dating from the year 1827 was totally reformed in order to offer the visitor all the amenities and comfort of a modern hotel. The cosy rooms, mixing in their decoration traditional elements with minute details of design, all have a small living area and views of the natural surroundings of the “Desfiladero de los Gaitanes” – a beautiful gorge.
Posada Mirador de Jubrique is set in the mountains, an hour’s drive from Ronda and the beaches of Estepona. It offers free Wi-Fi, a terrace and rooms with a balcony and mountain views. The rustic rooms come with a ceiling fan, TV and built-in wardrobe.
Offering a snack bar serving daily breakfasts, Hotel Rural Casares is located in Casares. Set at the foothills of Sierra Crestellina National Park, the charming hotel has free Wi-Fi and impressive views. Each room with heating and simple décor features a TV and balcony.
Hotel Hospedería Las Buitreras in El Colmenar features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and a garden. Featuring a terrace, the 1-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi. The property has a restaurant. At the hotel, rooms have a wardrobe. A continental breakfast can be enjoyed at the property.
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.
This converted monastery is located 100 metres from the Guadalquivir River in the Sierra de Cazorla Mountains. It has 28 hectares of Mediterranean forest containing an outdoor pool and a tree house. Rooms at the Convento Rural Santa María feature traditional wooden beams and French windows.
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.
Offering a beautiful mountain setting, Cortijo Puente Faco features a terrace and a garden overlooking Los Calares Nature Reserve. This charming stone property is set just outside Riópar and close to the River Mundo. Each bright room at Cortijo Puente Faco has rustic décor.