Holiday home situated 2 km far from the town of Carcabuey, in the region of Subbetica, province of Cordoba, Andalusia.
Note: Measures and distances are always approximate.
You should get lost in the marvellous garden, enjoy the scent and the fresh air the trees provide you with. What is definitely astonishing is the lush vegetation of this holiday home, rich in different fruit trees and ornamental trees, which surround the estate where this holiday home is situated.
The vast holiday home is divided into five bedrooms, and it can welcome up to twelve people. Two of the bedrooms have one double bed each, two are equipped with two single beds each and one has two bunk beds. The house is also provided with two bathrooms, one with shower, the other with bathtub, one huge, fireplace-equipped dining-living room, and a completely equipped independent kitchen. The holiday home is equipped with oven, dishwasher, washing machine, electric radiators, WIFI, etc.
The terrace in the outdoor area gives you the possibility to enjoy impressive views over the white town of Carcabuey, its castle and the sierras. Sport lovers will get satisfied by a private tennis court, a basketball court, and a badminton court. After spending some hours doing sport, you will want to relax. The best way to do so is by taking a dip into the private swimming pool, sunbathing with your family and enjoying some wonderful night dinners surrounded by the lush vegetation. The access to the house is completely paved, except for the last 400 meters.
Swimming pool available from May 1st to October 1st.
The town of Carcabuey has more than 2600 inhabitants, and its landscape, as well as its economy, are characterized by the high presence of olive trees. The caves in the mountains surrounding the town, served as settlement since the prehistoric time. It is believed that the economic activities determined their location. This is why, you can find traces of this period all over the region of Carcabuey. You should definitely visit the Medieval Castle, which has been a control access to the region since its origins, take a walk all along its streets, find out its churches, hermitages, the Fuente del Pilar and the Caliphal bridge.
The town of Carcabuey belongs to the region of Subbética, located in a strategical area of Andalusia, the ideal departure point to get to know the other regions. In its interior, the Sierras Subbéticas Natural Park is a protected area thanks to its geological and ecological importance. Among its magnificent landscapes, there is the Sierra de Cabra, which has been declared “Landscape of Natural Interest”, and where you can find interesting geological formations, such as the Lapiaz de los Lanchares and its highest peak, El Picacho (1217meters). The highest peak of the province of Cordoba belongs to the Sierra de Horconera: la Tiñosa (1570 m). The sierra de Rute and the marvellous landscape of the mouth of the river La Hoz are to be found extremely near, while other mountains and a great variety of flora and wildlife are present all over the territory.
If you love doing some sport in the Nature, the region Subbética offers you the possibility to feel the adrenaline running through your veins, thanks to sports like mountain biking, paragliding, caving, mountain climbing. Moreover, you can do watersports such as canoeing, sailing and fishing in the lake of Iznájar, in addition to the hiking routes and mountain routes, where the Vía Verde’s 58 km in the South of the province of Cordoba stand out. This route also extends until the province of Jaen, reaching the 112 km.
The region of la Subbética also has significative archaelogical discoveries, Baroque buildings, popular traditions, and a rich gastronomy. In the region, you can find the towns of Almedinilla, Benamejí, Cabra, Carcabuey, Doña Mencía, Encinas Reales, Fuente Tójar, Iznájar, Lucena, Luque, Palenciana, Priego de Córdoba, Rute and Zuheros.