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Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Cabra, Spain your home away from home

Cabra in Spanish means “goat” but the town was more likely named after the 10th century poet Al-Cabri than the animal. The town has an Arab heritage with a history dating back to pre-Roman times. It has a Moorish Castle and other interesting buildings, convents, palaces and churches making holiday rentals in Cabra the ideal base for enjoying this unspoilt area of Andalusia.

Things to Do in Cabra, Andalusia

Sampling the local cuisine is part of the pleasure of staying in Cabra holiday rentals. Take time to sit at a café in the Plaza de Espana and try the sweet pastels, bizcotelas and pestinos. The hearty local cuisine is delicious – just order “un plato tipico” to get the house specialty which will be a savoury meat and vegetable dish. Pleasant walks can be enjoyed along the former railway known as the Subbetica Green Pathway or in the nearby natural park. Explore the local parks to see statues of local heroes amidst the flowers and fountains of the Alcantara Romero Park. Stroll up the main street to the castle and look for the “Tizon” fixed to a column. It is said to be the sword of the legendary El Cid Campeador. Horseriding, nature spotting, kayaking and scenic drives are all available here.

Places to Visit Around Cabra, Andalusia

The Subbeticas Natural Park is ideal for outdoor pursuits such as hiking and climbing. The highest point in the mountain range is known as Andalusia’s Balcony for its magnificent views. Cabra has some excellent museums to visit or stroll around the Villa Viejo District. The Olive Oil Museum traces 2,000 years of history in making olive oil and the Archaeological Museum has remains from Roman villas including statues, mosaics and artifacts. The city of Granada with the amazing fortress and gardens of Alhambra is well worth the 108 km drive from your Cabra holiday home. In the opposite direction lies the city of Cordoba with its UNESCO listed Old Town set beside the Guadalquivir River.

Weather in Cabra, Andalusia

Andalusia holiday rentals enjoy hot dry summers with average temperatures reaching 30°C (86°F) in August with almost zero rainfall. In the winter season there is more chance of showers and daytime highs average a pleasant 17-21°C (63-70°F). The off-peak months of March to June and September to November are very pleasant for enjoying outdoor activities in the area.

Travel to Cabra, Andalusia

The nearest airport to holiday rentals in Cabra is Malaga (AGP) Airport which is about 120 km away. This busy airport serves over 12 million passengers from 60 countries. It is served by Aer Lingus, British Airways, BmiBaby, easyJet, Flybe, Jet2, Monarch, Thomas Cook and Ryanair which all offer competitively priced flights daily. A hire car is essential to reach Cabra but driving is easy along the new highways.

    • 4 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 5
    Apartment #6848034
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      • 4 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Sleeps 5
      Apartment #6850586
      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
        • 4 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 5
        Apartment #6850555
          • 4 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 5
          Apartment #6850574
            • 4 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 5
            Apartment #6850583
              • 4 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 5
              Apartment #6850577
                • 1 BR
                • 1 BA
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                Cottage #6977295
                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                  (12 reviews)
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 4
                  Cottage #8001844
                  12
                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5/5
                    (47 reviews)
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                    • 5 BR
                    • 3 BA
                    • Sleeps 10
                    Cottage #6228142
                    47
                    Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                      (17 reviews)
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                      • 3 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Separate Toilet
                      • Sleeps 6
                      Villa #1877484
                      17
                      Viewed 54 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.5/5
                        (8 reviews)
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                        • 4 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 7
                        House #8066749
                        8
                        Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
                          Exceptional! 5/5
                          (9 reviews)
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                          • 4 BR
                          • 4 BA
                          • Sleeps 9
                          Villa #8153535
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                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                            • 4 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 8
                            Farmhouse #8090321
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                            Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                              (7 reviews)
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                              • 3 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Farmhouse #1896218
                              7
                              Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                (6 reviews)
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                                • 3 BR
                                • 3 BA
                                • Sleeps 6
                                Farmhouse #1907413
                                6
                                Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                  (12 reviews)
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                                  • 9 BR
                                  • 9 BA
                                  • Sleeps 24
                                  Chateau / Country House #443219
                                  12
                                  Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                    (8 reviews)
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                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    House #8066352
                                    8
                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • Studio
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 8
                                      House #6437672
                                      1
                                      Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Excellent! 4.7/5
                                        (7 reviews)
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                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 6
                                        Villa #8016543
                                        7
                                        Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                          (21 reviews)
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                                          • 4 BR
                                          • 3 BA
                                          • Sleeps 8
                                          House #816722
                                          21
                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
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                                            • 3 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 6
                                            Villa #8056457
                                            2
                                            Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
                                              (7 reviews)
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                                              • 5 BR
                                              • 2 BA
                                              • Sleeps 10
                                              Cottage #1365696
                                              7
                                              Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                (7 reviews)
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                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 5 BA
                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                Villa #708135
                                                7
                                                Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                  (30 reviews)
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                                                  • 5 BR
                                                  • 3 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 10
                                                  Villa #6004949
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                                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                    (5 reviews)
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                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                    Apartment #8048031
                                                    5
                                                    Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                      (12 reviews)
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                                                      • 3 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      Cottage #6361939
                                                      12
                                                      Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 5 BR
                                                        • 4 BA
                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                        • Sleeps 12
                                                        Villa #8102085
                                                        3
                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                          (4 reviews)
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Multiple rentals Villa #8022879
                                                          4
                                                          Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (23 reviews)
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                                                            • 2 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                            Cottage #6330215
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                                                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 2 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                              Castle #6214340
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                                                              Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                • 4 BR
                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 10
                                                                Villa #1942836
                                                                1
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                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                  • 3 BA
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                                                                  Villa #8109586
                                                                  1
                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                    Multiple rentals Cottage #8022879
                                                                    2
                                                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                      (6 reviews)
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                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                      Farmhouse #8171869
                                                                      6
                                                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                        (18 reviews)
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                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 3
                                                                        Apartment #6246455
                                                                        18
                                                                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          House #1729647
                                                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                            (27 reviews)
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                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 5
                                                                            Cottage #6076311
                                                                            27
                                                                            Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                              • 7 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 16
                                                                              Cottage #1748233
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                                                                                • 3 BR
                                                                                • 2 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                                House #1789856
                                                                                Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (19 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 5 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 9
                                                                                  House #6072739
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                                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                    • 5 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                                    Chalet #456680
                                                                                    2
                                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                      (15 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Cottage #1479005
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                                                                                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 5
                                                                                        Chalet #6835678
                                                                                        1
                                                                                        Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (6 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 5 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 12
                                                                                          Cottage #1654298
                                                                                          6
                                                                                          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (16 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 5 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                                            • Sleeps 10
                                                                                            Cottage #6198078
                                                                                            16
                                                                                              • 4 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 8
                                                                                              Villa #8115273
                                                                                              2
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 7 BR
                                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                                • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                • Sleeps 14
                                                                                                Cottage #6113882
                                                                                                2
                                                                                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                  (6 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 6 BR
                                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 14
                                                                                                  Cottage #6224257
                                                                                                  6
                                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                    (13 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 4 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 10
                                                                                                    Cottage #6320424
                                                                                                    13
                                                                                                    Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                    Recent Reviews

                                                                                                    Just what we needed!

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    Superb accommodation and fantastic pool. Chris and Judy were great hosts and we were really well looked after. Very peaceful and tranquil with everything we needed and catered for. Would highly recommend this place.
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                    Absolutely amazing

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    We had such a fantastic time at Casa Feliz. Giulia and Steve were perfect hosts. I can't thank them enough for such a beautiful holiday. The location was picture perfect. Can't wait to return.
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jun 2017