Find the best place to stay — Riogordo

Where to stay around Riogordo?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 461 holiday lettings near Riogordo. From 167 villas to 116 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Riogordo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Riogordo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Riogordo:

  • Miraflores del Palo: 140 holiday homes
  • Las Chapas: 271 holiday homes
  • El Palo: 172 holiday homes
  • Pedregalejo: 143 holiday homes
  • Centro Histórico: 1,357 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Riogordo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Riogordo. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Malaga Cathedral: 5,730 holiday lettings
  • Alcazaba: 5,720 holiday lettings
  • La Farola - Andalucia Open Future: 5,725 holiday lettings
  • Centre de Arte Contemporaneo: 5,743 holiday lettings
  • Baviera Golf: 4,011 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Riogordo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Riogordo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 167 villas in Riogordo. Our other popular types of Riogordo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 116 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 80 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 54 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including farmhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Riogordo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 380 holiday homes with pool available in Riogordo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental home or villa in Riogordo, Spain your home away from home

    The rural village of Riogordo lies in the Axarquia region of the Malaga Province of Andalucia. There is a real Moorish feel to the village, with whitewashed houses dotted around open squares, and surrounded by sporadically placed trees. The streets climb sharply on the uneven ground, offering some beautiful views over the plains and mountains which surround the town.

    Things to do on holiday in Riogordo, Spain

    Throughout the village are a number of lovely little 16th century churches to discover, the prettiest of which is undoubtedly the church of the Virgin de Gracia. The ancient Castle of Aute is also worth visiting from any Riogordo accommodation, and its varied history can be unravelled easily with the help of one of the many English speaking guides in the area. There are also a range of exquisite Roman mosaics which have been found adorning excavated villas, and the Phoenician tombs at the bottom of the Sierra del Rey have an eerie beauty.

    The village is set on the boundary between the Antequera Mountains and the Malaga Mountains, and therefore has access to some of the best hill walking, mountain biking and horse riding country in Axarquia. There are some beautiful routes to take through the mountains, and a huge range of breath-taking viewpoints from which you can really begin to get an understanding of the area.

    Festivals are celebrated with gusto in Riogordo. There are three main events annually, all of which are magnificent times to be living in a Riogordo villa, apartment or holiday home. On the 15th May and between the 15th and 18th August are the town’s two main festivities to celebrate Saints days, when the town becomes a hive of good food, traditional music and a many little displays and events.

    Places to visit on holiday in Riogordo, Spain

    The beach resort of Torre del Mar is 46km from a holiday rental in Riogordo. Torre del Mar is a very popular resort, with huge, sandy beaches attracting holidaymakers from many countries. There is no shortage of water sports facilities available, as well as access to some of the regions best golf courses.

    Malaga is just 35km from a self catering Riogordo letting, and needs little introduction to anyone who has visited Andalucia before. Malaga is the most popular beach resort with European travellers, and offers a staggering amount of entertainment, culture and cuisine.

    Weather in Riogordo, Spain

    There is never a bad time to be staying in Riogordo accommodation. In the summer, average temperatures soar to a staggering 30˚C, with daily peaks routinely reaching the high 30’s. During the winter months, you can still eat outside in your shirt sleeves, as temperatures are rarely below 15˚C during the middle of the day.

    Travel to Riogordo, Spain

    A holiday rental in Riogordo can be reached in just 3 hours from the UK. Malaga International Airport (AGP) is just 45 minutes from Riogordo, and there are no end of direct, cheap flights from the UK, provided by a range of airlines.

    Attractions in and around Riogordo

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Riogordo? Visitors searching for nearby landmarks can take a trip to Gibralfaro Castle, Picasso's Birthplace and Alcazaba. Also consider a visit to the region's top places to see such as Malaga Amphitheatre and Malaga Cathedral.