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Cortijo La Escanuela, Orgiva, Andalusia, Spain

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Orgiva, Province of Granada, Andalucia
La Escañuela is located in Granada in the Alpujarras. The house sits in 'La Ruta de los Olivos Centenarios' (an ancient pathway of century-old olive trees), surrounded by cultivated farmland.
From the cortijo you can enjoy views of Orgiva, Veleta and Mulhacén peaks (the highest in the Iberian peninsula), the Sierra Lújar, Contraviesa and Guadalfeo River Valley. And it's only 20 minuts away from the beaches of Motril or Salobreña.

The land has more than 4.800 square meters (5.249 sq yards) and has mainly olive and avocado trees, but also almonds, oranges and many other kind of trees and plants. It has a terrace of 100 m2 (1.076 sq feet).

The house has 2 double bedrooms (1 doubled bed + 2 single beds), kitchen-living room with bed-sofa and bathroom. Kitchen appliances (microwave, refrigerator, washing machine) and TV. To...
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Listing #FKN3329799
About the Owner
América G
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2012
Interaction with guests
We'll be glad to give you all the information you need about the area and the place. The 'cortijo' is all for you to enjoy. But we will always be ready to help you
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed July 27, 2015

Wow, the Cortijo La Escanuela is a special place. I spent several days here in June and had an incredible experience. The house is very well maintained, I found everything clean, organized, and working well. The pool is a life saver and is perfect for...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Kevin M
Reviewed November 28, 2014

A few steps outside the comfortable and inviting cottage, we were transported to another world of spectacular vistas and the sounds of a bucolic life far from the cities and crowds. The avocados from the trees on the property were an extra treat. Following an...More

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank Irene F
0691America1960, VR Owner at Cortijo La Escanuela, Orgiva, Andalusia, Spain, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2017

thank you very much

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Children's Pool
  • Cooker
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 1:00 PM
    1 Full bath
    3 Twins
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
The Alpujarra is the area in Andalucia, Spain, between the Sierra Nevada and the Mediterranean. It extends over two provinces, Granada and Almeria; it is sometimes referred to in the plural as 'Las Alpujarras'. There are several interpretations of this Arabic name: the most convincing is that it derives from al-bugsharra, meaning something like 'sierra of pastures'.
The Sierra Nevada runs west-to-east for about 80 km. It includes the two highest mountains in Spain: the Mulhacen at 3479 m. and the Veleta, just a little lower. As the name implies, it is covered with snow in winter. The snow-melt in the spring and summer allows the southern slopes of the Sierra to remain green and fertile throughout the year, despite the heat of the summer sun. Water emerges from innumerable...
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How to get there
Airport: Málaga: 113.0 km
Railway: Granada: 50.0 km
Ferry: Malaga: 113.0 km
The best way to get to the place is by car. Road A-348 from Granada or Motril.

There is also a bus from Granada
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 27.0 km.
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