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The Fountainhead

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Spa
Breakfast included
Fountainhead is an infinitely romantic, ultra cool hotel and Restaurant located in wild and beautiful country inland from Malaga. An all suite hotel which moves away from the minimalist and slick to an eccentric mix of film set, luxurious glamour and rustic charm. Each suite is private...
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Partido del Rio el Terral | Fuente La Camacha, 29180 Riogordo, Spain
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31.7 km to Malaga Airport
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delightful stay in the hills of Riogordo — professional and friendly from booking all the way through our stay. We wanted to break up our Andalucía grand tour (Seville, Córdoba, Granada) with a sojourn of the Spanish countryside. I was hoping to replicate the expense...More

Thank Jenny F
Reviewed June 5, 2018

We have visited the Fountainhead restaurant many times and always enjoyed excellent cuisine. As a "treat" we decided to really relax and stay overnight. The private suites are individually designed and beautifully furnished. We arrived in the afternoon, spent the rest of the day on...More

Thank dhcobb1
Reviewed May 22, 2018

My husband and I visited earlier this month for a three night break in this beautiful, quiet place. We normally have 'busy, adventurous holidays and are not usually very good at sitting still but after a difficult year we decided we need some real downtime...More

Thank Natalie K
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Myself and some friends decided to visit the restaurant after reading some wonderful reviews and following a recommendation. We drove quite far to visit and after a tense drive down the winding tracks saw that it all seemed to be closed. There were some lights...More

Thank Ali90hynes
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Very friendly family run business. Although not regularly open for lunch, it was arranged for our party of 5 to enjoy the views, garden and food. The food is presented beautifully and is truely delicious. A 3 course meal, a bottle of house wine plus...More

Thank Gerco V
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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Details
Price range
US$175 - US$291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$175 - US$291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dining (13)
Pool & Beach (3)
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"One suite has a wonderful roof terrace"
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"The Indian suite has a lovely rood terrace too."
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"We loved our room which was the last one in the row but had a bigger deck and really incredible views"
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"Spend a minimum of two days to expirance!"
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