Hotels and Andalucia Tourism, News, Expat Guide
When a young woman in England wins a weekend away with her boyfriend to Ronda, things start to get a little crazy. She speaks some Spanish, and he speaks none - with hilarious results as she delights in causing him further embarrassment. Especially when he sprains his ankle in the gorge.
Emily's Ronda Romance is a romantic tour of Ronda, Setenil de las Bodegas, Acinipo, Grazalema, and Zahara de la Sierra. What Emily really wants is an engagement ring. Will she get it? Read more.
Luxury villa rental or bed and breakfast just 10 minutes from Ronda. Two self catered villas with separate swimming pools, and a large cortijo that can be rented by the week, or just by the room
Cosy central city hotel ideal for visitors wanting to explore the city and dolmens without the need of hiring a car. Comfortable rooms and friendly staff at the Hotel Coso Viejo. From €40
Luxury four star hotel and golf resort with fitness and relaxation centre, free Internet, cable TV, and within walking distance of Antequera town centre. From €50
An attractive and comfortable Moorish inspired hotel just outside town in close proximity to the Arab Baths and Real Maestranza Horse training grounds, the hotel offers spectacular views of Ronda’s old medieval walls. From €70
Perfectly placed to explore the western Genal Valley, the Hotel Rural la Fuenticilla offers 14 rooms, a huge outdoor swimming pool, and country hospitality near the pretty village of Algotocin. From €35
An affordable and centrally located hotel close to all restaurants and and bars, and only 100 metres from the Plaza de Toros. The Hotel Royal also offers terrace views of the Virgen de la Paz, making it an ideal hotel to observe Semana Santa processions. From €27
More of a place to stay and enjoy a few days than just an overnight stop, the Hotel Las Errizas offers a swimming pool and playground for families and can arrange for bike hire, horse trecking or advise on walking routes. From €43
Delightful bespoke hotel on the outskirts of the old city, right next to the historic Espiritu Santo church and Almocabar gate. The hotel Jardín de la Muralla is an excellent choice for those wanting to relax in comfort. From €86
A comfortable and very affordable hotel at Grazalema with country surroundings and numerous nature trails nearby. The hotel also includes a cheese making factory. From €32
An excellent resource for the nature lover who enjoys trails through the bio-diversity of western Andalucía. The Crossbill Foundation have done an excellent job of introducing the wonder of Malaga and Cadiz provinces to the nature lover.
When Emily wins a Valentine weekend in Ronda, she has no idea how much Spain can change a person in just two days. She’s about to find out. This is a sweet romantic comedy, with Ronda and the White Villages as backdrop.
We’re delighted to review an expat romp set in Andalucía, “Seriouly Mum, What’s an Alpaca?” by Alan Parks. Giving up a life as a dance teacher for Lorna, Alan’s better half, seemed to have been an easy decision. [Get from Amazon UK: Seriously Mum, What's an Alpaca? - An Adventure in the Frying Pan of [...]
Kate Nicol’s Divulgence takes us through the split lives of British expat Grace Marchant as she struggles to reconcile her conscience after committing adultery. An absorbing read.
A review of Loosely Translated, a funny romance between an uncultured English writer, and his Spanish translator – who rewrote his book completely.
A complete expert checked list of birds endemic to the Serrania de Ronda, and those that follow migratory paths between Northern Europe and Africa. With a list of special interest sites to view birds of Ronda.
Fantastically funny book about life in a small village of the Alpujarras in Almería province. This is the real Spain as experienced by inexperienced English expats who really believed retired life in the Spanish countryside would be perfect.