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Cortijo Opazo

Farmhouse -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Portugos, Province of Granada, Andalucia
Located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains of southern Spain, Cortijo Opazo offers a perfect holiday destination if you are looking for beautiful scenery, relaxing surroundings and an area that is rich in cultural history. The region is known as 'Las Alpujarras' and is an enchanting part of Spain. Treasured by the Moors as a paradise location this mountainous area is situated between the summits of the Sierra Nevada and the Mediterranean coast of the Costa del Sol. As a holiday destination it is ideal for walking, cycling, riding, photography, painting and the appreciation of flowers and wildlife; but most of all for just unwinding and taking time out. It is within easy striking distance of the historical city of Granada with its fabulous Alhambra Palace, yet is close enough to the coast to enjoy a well deserved day l... Read more
Listing #HL229280
About the Owner
Robert K
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
Interaction with guests
As owners, we will usually be here to meet you and be on hand if you have any questions or would like further information. Otherwise, we like to leave our guests in peace to enjoy their holiday and respect your privacy at all times.
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

In the cool breezeway of my farmhouse , all is forgotten Bliss in the Spanish mountains A mystical daydream steady jangling of a goat bell down in the valley Shepard speaks his secret language Barking dog in the distance echoes across the Sierras Ancient terraces...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank ThomasL7283
Reviewed 23 March 2018

It´s a amazing Place with a beautiful Landscape, wonderful Garden, very friendly Dog´s and of course the special Welcome by Robert & Wiliam. We enjoyed the Time with Sun and without Sun:) We will come back as soon as possible:):)

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Gabriele P
Management response:Responded 3 April 2018

Thank you, Gabriele, it was a pleasure to meet you both and we look forward to your return, when surely the sun will be shining.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We stayed in Cortijo Opazo for 4 days at the end of September. From the get go the hospitality of Robert and William made our short stay so memorable. The location and environment are stunning and it is the kind of place that makes you...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Gerrygriff
Management response:Responded 3 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave this review, we are pleased that you were comfortable here and that you enjoyed being in this very special location. We look forward to your return visit.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Dogs are allowed if a request is made in advance - maximum two dogs. We make an additional small charge, please enquire.
    1 Shower
    1 King
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
We have a minimum stay of 3 nights for most of the year (two nights possible off season). Arrivals can be day day of the week. Discount for 7 nights or more - will be calculated in the price you are given.
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About the neighbourhood
The Alpujarras is a wonderful place for a holiday and for relaxing generally. It is ideal for walking and offers a vast range of options from challenging high level snow line walks to casual meanderings around the valley. Wherever you go you are accompanied by the sound of water, either from the racing Rio Trevelez and Rio Poqueira, or from the innumerable irrigation channels delivering water to the cultivated land. It is a unique area, treasured by the Moors until they were expelled by the Christians in the 15th century, and still shows many signs of their occupation. Most notably the style of Berber architecture, little white box houses with flat grey roofs supported by sturdy chestnut timbers.

Many people choose to use this area as a base for visiting the city of Granada and the magica...
Getting around
Most guests choose to hire a car and this is the easiest way to reach us and to travel around and see the sights. Car hire is reasonable economical in Spain. There is a bus service to the area from Granada which runs three times a day. With careful planning it is possible to arrive here on a bus from Granada or Malaga, and since the shops are only a short walk from the Cortijo (1.5km) it is possible to enjoy a relaxing holiday here without a car - many of our in house walks start and finish at Cortijo Opazo.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Malaga: 150.0 km
Railway: Granada: 90.0 km
Ferry: Motril: 60.0 km
Where are we?

The Alpujarras is situated in Andalucia, between the Sierra Nevada mountains and the coast of southern Spain. Cortijo Opazo can be found high in the Alpujarras between Pitres and Pórtugos, amongst a collection of villages called 'La Taha'. The house is situated on a steep hill leading down from the village of Portugos to the village of Atalbeitar. Access to the door is by public highway, and whilst the road is not in top condition you don't need to drive along a track or unmade surface. The nearest large town is Orgiva, about 25kms south west of us.

How to reach us?


Malaga airport is about two hours by car and Almeria within about two and a half hours drive from us. Most of the big airlines fly to these destinations.


The easiest way to r...
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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