El Balcón del Olivar

A completely refurbished secluded single story cottage with own pool, set high amongst the olive groves and enjoying panoramic views of the Andalucian mountains and valley below.

Casita y piscina
Casita y piscina
Rincón en la terraza
Rincón en la terraza
Habitación doble
Habitación doble
Habitación doble
Habitación doble
Habitación de matrimonio
Habitación de matrimonio
Puesta de sol desde El Balcón
Puesta de sol desde El Balcón
Torcal de Antequera
Torcal de Antequera
Torcal de Antequera
Torcal de Antequera
Parque Natural El Chorro
Parque Natural El Chorro
Laguna de Fuente de Piedra
Laguna de Fuente de Piedra
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Sunset at El Balcón del Olivar
Sunset at El Balcón del Olivar
Swimming Pool
Swimming Pool

Vista rápida

  • 2 dormitorios
  • 5 personas
  • 2 baños
  • 55 m² de vivienda
  • 80 m² de terraza
  • Piscina privada
  • Wi-Fi
  • Balcón
  • Techo solar
  • Mobiliario de terraza
  • Satélite
  • Calefacción

Descripción (escrita por el propietario)

A completely refurbished secluded single story cottage with own pool, set high amongst the olive groves and enjoying panoramic views of the Andalucian mountains and valley below.

About the area

The property is situated in the small hillside village of La Atalaya, It is ideal for year-round holidays and is within a short walking distance of two grocery shops, two bars and a bakery. It is only a few minutes’ drive from Villanueva de Algaidas, with a good range of shops, bars and medical facilities. It is situated virtually in the middle of Andalucia and most important destinations in the region can be reached easily within a drive of one to one and a half hours.


El Balcon del Olivar has its own private swimming pool and terrace with virtually guaranteed sunshine. It is also half an hour’s drive from Lake Iznajar with plenty of swimming and boating opportunities and an easy hour’s drive to the Costa del Sol. Here there are many coastal attractions ideal for children such as Water parks at Velez-Malaga, Mijas, Torremolinos, Selwo marina/dolphinarium and Safari park, Tivoli theme park with rides, Fuengirola Zoo, Crocodile Park. etc.

Autumn and Winter

There are also many activities that are more agreeable to undertake in the cooler weather.


The centre of Andalucia is a birder’s Paradise. We are only an hour’s drive from the beautiful sierras, marshes and protected landscapes of Granada, which are home to woodchat shrikes (Lanius senator), robins (Erithacus rubecula), northern lapwings (Vanellus vanellus), fish eagles (Pandion haliaetus), red avadavats (Amandava amandava) or wood warblers (Phylloscopus sibilatrix), among many other wonderful birds.


If you love photography, there are endless opportunities to capture flora and fauna, amazing landscapes including the extraordinary rock formations of El Torcal near Antequera and unbeatable sun rises, stars and sunsets.


There are many local walks of varying degrees of difficulty, with moderate tracks and trails and for more serious walkers the gr7 (Gran Recorrido) footpath which crosses Andalucia and passes very close by and into Cordoba province which takes you through the beautiful and dramatic Sierras Subetica parque natural. The El Torcal- parque national,which lies south of Antequera, has remarkable limestone rock formations, abundant flora and fauna, walking trails and incredible views towards the Mediterranean.Approximately 50 minutes away is Fuente de Piedra with its huge lagoon and nature reserve. It is famous for hundreds of flamingo and at least 30 species of Aquatic birds. Approximately 40 minutes away is the Washington Irving route: follow the route taken by the 19th century traveller/writer from Seville to the Alhambra in Granada, described in his book 'The Tales of the Alhambra'.


The Ski resort of Sierra Nevada lies approx. 1 1/2 hours drive to the east, near Granada. Excellent facilities cater for all abilities, offering hire of all skiing equipment, including a dedicated snow-board area. Husky dog sledge rides and snow bikes are for hire. The resort is also a great favourite for walkers in winter and

Be guided by the experts

We have excellent contacts with specialist birding, photographic and walking tour organisers and can put you in touch with them so you can plan your visit in advance.

Year round

The great cities and towns of Andalucia

All the great cities and towns of Andalucia are within easy reach including Antequera, Cordoba, Malaga, Sevilla and Granada.


For year-round golf, Antequera Golf course,18 hole par 72, measuring 6,030 metres, with a total of ten lakes, was designed by Jose Maria Canizares and is situated approx. 650 meters above sea level. Set amidst superb mountain scenery. The first half of the course provides views over the Antequera plains, the second half is situated at the foot of the famous El Torcal mountains. The course lies approx 20 mins away. There is also a large choice of courses along the Costa del Sol within a 50 minute drive.


The world renowned Spanish sculptor Miguel Berrocal was born in nearby Villanueva de Algaidas and his Studio-Workshop in the village contains an important selection of his sculptures and his own library with more than 5000 books and a collection of his famous limited editions. We can arrange tours of the studio/workshop guided by members of his family.

Other activities for children

you will find a science park at Granada, a donkey sanctuary at Fuente de Piedra and a wolf park near Antequera.

Shopping/Restaurants etc.

Nearby Villanueva de Algaidas offers tapas bars and good shopping including three supermarkets, two pharmacies, 24 hour health centre etc. Antequera has a wide range of facilities. Locally you can get a good down to earth meal or range of tapas in a number of /barsterraces. There are some more sophisticated restaurants within easy reach such as the Caserio de San Benito which is located near Antequera by the junction to the Malaga motorway. (). It has a lovely dining room and terrace, an old church which is now a small museum and an open air museum of farm instruments.There are plenty of restaurants in Antequera and Archidona. It is just a matter of choosing what takes your fancy.

If you really want to splash out, the Hotel Bobadilla on the A-333 at Salinas-Villanueva de Tapia near Lorca is a luxurious hotel with three restaurants and is a reconstruction of a Moorish palace, with the reception is styled on the Mezquita in Cordoba.

How to get there

Malaga airport 50 mins. Granada airport 50 mins. Cordoba 1 hr. Seville 1 hr 45 mins. Granada 1 hr. Antiquera railway station 20 mins. Iznajar 20-25 mins. Car hire essential. Flights to Malaga with Easyjet, Ryanair, British Airways, Thompson, Jet2, Norwegian Air and Monarch. British Airways also flies to Granada.


Villanueva de Algaidas (3 mins) is the nearest town. Antiquera is 20 mins; El Torcal, south of Antiquera, is 50 mins; El Chorro is 40 mins; Iznajar 20 mins; Sierra Nevada Ski resort 1 hr 30 mins. Well situated for easy motorway access to Granada, Cordoba, Seville and Malaga..

Licencia turística



toallas de playa, sábanas, toallas


Piscina privada, Balcón, Techo solar, Terraza, Mobiliario de terraza, Tumbonas, Barbacoa, Parking privado


Wi-Fi, Satélite, Calefacción, Chimenea, Reproductor de dvd, Video, Radio, Lavadora, Televisión, Ordenador disponible, Ventilador de techo, Plancha, Tabla de plancha, Trona, Cuna


Lavavajillas, Congelador, Frigorífico, Cafetera, Hornilla, Microondas, Horno, Batidora, Hervidor de agua, Tostador

Cuarto de baño



1 cama de matrimonio, 2 camas individuales, 1 sofá cama


Vistas a la montaña, Vistas a la piscina

Ideal para

No se aceptan mascotas, indispensable coche


We offer a range of different tourist experiences suitgable foryear-round holidays.

We are in contact with experts who can organize specialized workshops as :



Sky observation

La zona


Aeropuerto (Málaga): 80 kilómetros
Playa: 80 kilómetros
Golf: 28 kilómetros
Tiendas: 300 metros

Zona de ocio

centro comercial, pequeñas tiendas, restaurantes, cafetería, ciber café, parque acuático, parque de atracciones, iglesia, mercado

Actividades en la zona

ciclismo, golf, hípica, senderismo, montañismo, vela, esquí, natación, pasear, esquí acuático, bolera


Desde Hasta 1 semana 2 semanas noche Estancia mín.
21 jun. 2016 31 ago. 2016 750£ 620$ 833 1.500£ 1.240$ 1.665 - 1 Semana
01 sep. 2016 31 oct. 2016 550£ 455$ 611 1.000£ 827$ 1.110 100£ 83$ 111 1 Semana
A menos que se indique lo contrario, el pago se cargará en: € Precio detallado
Tasa de reserva:20 %
Pagar el resto 6 semanas antes de la llegada
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Mascotas:No permitido
Sábanas y toallas:Incluído en el precio
Cuna:Incluído en el precio
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Notas:For those who want to enjoy Andalucía with lovely tempetarures in th Autumn. Beautiful apartment in the heart of Andalucía with wonderful views over the olive groves.Many years the weather even allows to have a swim.
Tasa de reserva:
20 %
Pagar el resto 6 semanas antes de la llegada
Depósito de garantía reembolsable:
Limpieza final:
Incluído en el precio
No permitido
Sábanas y toallas:
Incluído en el precio
Incluído en el precio
Incluído en el precio
Incluído en el precio
Incluído en el precio
Incluído en el precio
For those who want to enjoy Andalucía with lovely tempetarures in th Autumn. Beautiful apartment in the heart of Andalucía with wonderful views over the olive groves.Many years the weather even allows to have a swim.

Calendario de Reservas

Día de cambio: Cualquier día

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16 may. 2016
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