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Make a holiday rental villa or apartment in Alhaurin el Grande, Spain your home away from home

Alhaurin el Grande is located at the foot of the impressive Sierra de Mijas, surrounded by grove laden slopes, pine forests and the lush green beauty of the Guadalhorce Valley. This is a charming Andalucian village, which bustles with everyday life, offering a range of shopping, restaurants and shades squares to sit in and watch the world go by, and all the while, staying within easy reach of the Costa del Sol.

Things to do on holiday in Alhaurin el Grande, Spain

The hills and forested areas surrounding Alhaurin el Grande are littered with Roman remains and traces of settlements from the Neolithic occupation. In the town itself, a huge amount of monuments and structures from the past have been destroyed in the hugely eventful and violent past of the village. However, the 12th Century Arcos de Cobertizo and there are three Roman pillars adorning the charming square of Plaza del Ayuntamiento, from which you are given a magnificent view of the valley.

A holiday rental in Alhaurin el Grande makes the perfect base for a golf holiday. Alhaurin Golf and Country Club is very close to the village, and Mijas Golf Club, Lauro Golf Club and Torrequebrada Golf Club are all open to the public and very close to the self catering holiday accommodation in the village.

Many people take villas in Alhaurin el Grande to discover the surrounding countryside on foot or trekking in the Sierra de Mijas. Walking holidays are very popular, and when combined with the fiestas and festivals (Jazz and Flamenco Festivals in June) which occur in Alhaurin el Grande, it is easy to see why holiday villas are in such demand here.

Places to holiday in Alhaurin el Grande, Spain

Alhaurin de la Torre, the historical sister of Alhaurin el Grande, is a beautiful, quiet mountain village, where people retreat to loose the commotion of the coastal resorts. The Gardens of El Retiro have been bringing people into Alhaurin de la Torre since the 17th Century, and certainly do not fail to inspire and relax visitors. The 27 hole golf course of Lauro is located on the outskirts of Alhaurin de la Torre.

Holiday accommodation in either of the Alhaurins are hugely popular due to the slow pace of life and close proximity to the beaches of the Costa del Sol. Mijas and Fuengirola on the distinguished Spanish coastline are just a few miles away along the mountain road, where glorious beaches, endless water sports and lively nightlife will entertain anyone staying in Alhaurin el Grande property.

Weather in Alhaurin el Grande, Spain

With an average annual temperature of over 17°C, there is no bad time to take a holiday rental apartment in Alhaurin el Grande. Walking and golf are great activities to enjoy, even during the winter, when temperatures rarely dip below 10°C. Summers are long and hot, with temperatures reaching 30°C on a regular basis, although the mountain breezes do keep holiday makers refreshed.

Flights to Alhaurin el Grande, Spain

The holiday rental villas in Alhaurin el Grande are just half an hour from Malaga Airport (AGP), which services much of Andalucia. As a result, there is no shortage of cheap flights available direct from the UK. Many providers have great deals on cheap flights to Alhaurin el Grande, but try ThomsonFly, easyJet or Ryanair.

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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Lovely little villa in a great location

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      I spent a week here in July with my family, 4 adults and 1 child. Very easy to find from the airport and in a great location with a supermarket 5 minutes drive away and the cost at Torremalinos about 20 minutes or so away. The grounds are lovely with a fantastic pool area with great mountain views and a fruit orchard with more plum trees than you can count! The house itself was more than adequate although I did think the kitchen a bit on the small side, but it had everything that you could want. Beds where comfortable. I cant speak for the lounge area or the TV facilities because we didn't use it all week, choosing to spend all our time under the covered porch. All in all we really enjoyed our stay there. The only downside during our stay was that i think there was a wasps nest, maybe in the fruit orchard as there was a large number around all of the time and both my wife and grandson got stung. Also the little "yappy" dogs across the road, yapping all day and most of the night, although i do understand these are outside of the owners control. I do feel that if the porch was enclosed in a fine mesh, this would help reduce the wasps/flys, particularly at meal times. With the wasps gone and if someone would "neck" the dogs opposite, I would happily revisit this property again
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                      Amazing villa with a stunning view.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We have just returned from a 2 week stay at Paradise Villa and cannot thank Lynne & Alan enough for giving us the opportunity to stay in their home. The villa is equipped with everything you could ever need for a relaxing stress free holiday. Lynne and Alan have thought of everything and provide you with so much information of the local area from shops, recommended restaurants to doctors and emergency contacts. The villa is of a very high standard and we must say that the pictures on the website do not do the villa justice - it was much more than we had expected and the stunning views are an absolute bonus. We would highly recommend Paradise Villa and certainly intend returning in the future.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017