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Embalses Guadalhorce-Guadalteba

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Ma-433, Ardales, Spain
+34 952 45 80 46
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Thats the second dam

Its the second dam direction Ronda, one km further (direction Ronda) you have the most beautiful... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Marc P
Ostend, Belgium
Great Lake

I for one I am not the best fan of lake having grown up next to the sea. However it is great to be... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2016
Gareth B
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Ma-433, Ardales, Spain
+34 952 45 80 46
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Its the second dam direction Ronda, one km further (direction Ronda) you have the most beautiful view over the 3 lakes: Mirador des tres embalses, don' t miss it

1  Thank Marc P
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I for one I am not the best fan of lake having grown up next to the sea. However it is great to be able to enjoy such a site and be able to enjoy a swim too. The view anyway on the lake are...More

Thank Gareth B
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

A great place to relax in great peaceful surroundings. The lakes, which can be seen from a flight from the UK to Malaga are only an hour from the Costa, yet you are a million miles away from any real commercialism. The lakes are reservoirs...More

Thank Flatdog569
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The reservoirs near Ardales/El Chorro are a great place for those who'd like to escape from the Costas for one day. Set in a stunning natural scenary of a pine tree forest and mountains it is a great place to relax. I highly recommend the...More

Thank Dineau
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We try to go to as many times as possible, all the family love it here. Not only is it beautiful but there is something for everyone, you can find one of the more hidden spots for a quiet day or venture to where the...More

Thank AuroraTiana
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

I saw these beautiful lakes from the plane and suggested we look for them as we've been to the Costa del Sol a few times and have run out of new things to do with toddlers in tow. Hire a car for this trip as...More

2  Thank Roloh
Reviewed 15 May 2016

A photographers dream! Great Walks and stunning scenery: Granite Rocks, Sandstone Rocks, Lakes, trees and open space. Popular with Cyclists and Motorcyclists. Busy on Bank Holidays and Sundays with locals and coach parties. Many activity centres for water sports. If you are brave: take the...More

Thank L3753CLtonyw
Reviewed 26 October 2015

When the Embalses (reservoirs) were created I don't think anyone realised just what a wonderful outdoor area they were creating. The pine clad hill surrounded by beautiful turquoise lakes, simply stunning. There are a few bars and restaurants but mostly uncommercialised areas. The area is...More

Thank Dave R
Reviewed 8 October 2015

This was the first time we had visited this part of Spain and we were not disappointed. The lakes are absolutely beautiful. We used the car park which cost 1euro per car and 1 euro per person to enter. There are plenty of facilities, a...More

1  Thank kimberleyclose
Reviewed 20 August 2015

We have been holidaying on the costa del sol for years as my in-laws have a flat on the coast, but had never been to the lakes until someone told us about it this year. We were tempted by the swimming and scenery so thought...More

4  Thank Sickoftherain_71
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23 August 2016|
Response from Flatdog569 | Reviewed this property |
There may be a limited bus service to the Caminito del Rey, but not to the lakes. There is a train service to Ardeles but this is approximately six km to the closest lake. I would suggest that a car is essential in reality... More
25 July 2015|
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Response from Flatdog569 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is. It is accessible from the second parking area down from the restaurant.