Casa Andalucia is a very private estate hidden away in the hills behind the traditional town of Benahavis. The property is exceptionally situated and secluded, only five minutes drive from Benahavis and twenty to thirty minutes from the marinas, restaurants and beaches of Puerto Banus, Marbella and Estapona. The estate consists of several hundred hectares of completely private and totally unspoilt indigenous Iberian woodland, dissected by the Guadalmina River and a series of crystal clear springs and streams and incorporating a small organic farm and productive organic kitchen garden.
The main house and guest house sleep up to nineteen guests and the property is fully staffed every day. Throughout the property there are numerous shaded terraces for outside dining and for relaxing. There are two swimming pools with the one below the main house being heated in the Autumn, Winter and Spring. Between the main house and the guest house there is a spacious and well equipped games/TV room and behind the main house there is a tennis court with a shaded viewing area. There is a helicopter landing pad behind the tennis court. The main house is centrally heated with air-conditioned bedrooms and furnished with Spanish antiques and Mallorcan fabrics. It has a principal drawing room, dining room kitchen, two family TV/sitting rooms, three double bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms and a further double bedroom and a single room with shared bathroom.
In the apartment which has a separate access there is a further double bedroom with en suite bathroom and a twin/double with ensuite bathroom
There is a guesthouse with three air-conditioned double bedrooms, each with en suite bathroom. It has its own kitchenette. The estate’s full-time staff includes the estate manager, the house manager/head housekeeper, a cook, three housekeepers, and several gardeners, farm hands and handymen. There is a full-time cook and three meals a day are provided. If you wish to eat out, nearby Benahavis, a genuine Andalucian village lying close to the the sea, features restaurants offering fresh fish and ‘mountain food’. Solomillo de Cerdo (pork fillet) for which people travel far and wide, suckling pig, roast lamb, oxtail and venison to name but a few.
Sports and activities can be arranged including golf, scuba diving, windsurfing, paragliding, hot air ballooning etc and tours to the Alhambra, Seville, Ronda, Cordoba, Gibraltar, Morocco etc. Private beach facilities are also available. Baby sitting can be arranged.