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Large traditional rural guesthouse/B&B. Situated in the foothills of the outstandingly beautiful Sierra De Maria National Park in north eastern Andalucia, with stunning 360 degree panoramic views. Surrounded by mature pine forests, mountains and almond groves. Walker's paradise and an oasis for nature lovers. All bedrooms are en-suite and sympathetically decorated to blend in with the character of the building and feature many comfort facilities. Continental style breakfast included in tariff. Other meals available upon request. Tariff from 50€ per night per room. Bar lounge for residents and outside areas for relaxation. 50 mins from sandy beaches of San Juan de Los Terreros, 90 mins to the slopes of the Sierra Navada and majestic city of Granada. Choice of 3 airports all under 2 hours. This is rural and unspoilt Spain at its best. Warm welcome is assured from your hosts.
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Free Parking
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Full view
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Region de Murcia International Airport87 km
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed for one night in this fabulously decorated and peaceful Cortijo near to Velez Rubio and Velez Blanco. The hosts, Gary and Gillian, made us most welcome and provided us with much local knowledge, a high quality evening meal and an equally delicious breakfast....More

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Ten of us met up as a group of friends for a nice meal and a nights stop over. The weather even for early October was especially warm and so we could enjoy sitting out in the beautiful peaceful garden with its spectacular mountain views....More

Thank theonlyladyinred
Reviewed 23 March 2014

I first visited Cortijo El Ciruelo in 2005 & loved it so much I went back for a second visit. This beautifully restored farm house is the perfect spot to relax and enjoy the surroundings. I especially enjoyed reading on the sunny patio and taking...More

Thank AnnaBoltauzer
Reviewed 14 November 2013

Great place to stay in very rural Spain. A proper get away and a great base to see large parts of traditional Spain. Very good value for money, 4 x double rooms. Can have a party hear, a small wedding or just a nice chill-out...More

Thank LincolnCarSales
Reviewed 2 October 2013

What a beautiful place this is! Gary and gill are lovely people,we enjoyed great food and in a perfect location. Me and my wife had a lovely room with good facilities the en suite bathroom was lovely with a great shower. I would suggest that...More

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"Each bedroom is ensuite and uniquely charming"
19 Feb 2017
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"All rooms are spacious but worth having one of the large doubles however all rooms have great views."
13 Sep 2013
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SpainAndaluciaProvince of AlmeriaVelez Rubio
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