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Make a Holiday Rental House in Carcabuey, Spain, Your Home Away From Home

Sitting proudly atop a hill in the Spanish Province of Cordoba is the traditionally charming town of Carcabuey. Many travellers opt for a Carcabuey holiday each year as it gives them the opportunity to rest in a peaceful setting yet have easy access to a variety of activities and attractions. Travellers booking a wonderful Carcabuey holiday rental house will be privy to some spectacular countryside views and can expect the property to come complete with all of the mod-cons they have at home.

Things to Do on Holiday in Carcabuey, Spain

If you enjoy the outdoor life then a Carcabuey holiday will suit you down to the ground. As well as some amazing scenery and the fact that the village is close at hand to the popular Sierras Subbeticas Natural Park, there are plenty of great activities to indulge in including pony trekking, horse riding, game hunting, swimming, fishing, mountain biking and walking. Carcabuey itself has a magnificent Medieval castle which sits high atop a hill overlooking the village offering spectacular views of the surrounding area, and which is steeped in mystery and local legend. Other sights worth seeing in Carcabuey include the Senora de la Asuncion Church and the Aurora hermitage.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Carcabuey, Spain

It is likely that visiting other towns and cities will be part of your agenda on a Carcabuey holiday and one town not to be missed is Lucena. Home to an overwhelming amount of furniture factories, keen visitors will find that there is more to this town than just furniture! There are several wonderful old churches to be found in Lucena including the Church of San Mateo which has a fine selection of Gothic-Renaissance work from the 14th to 16th centuries. Also worth a visit is the Santuario de Nuestra Senora de Araceli, a hermitage which has fabulous examples of Baroque art. One interesting feature of Lucena is the difference in the way Semana Santa is celebrated in comparison to other parts of Spain and so it is worth visiting during that week if possible.

Weather in Carcabuey, Spain

Those considering having a Carcabuey holiday will be able to experience a wonderful Mediterranean climate with temperatures relatively warm most of the year round. The month of July, for example, can see visitors basking in temperatures of as much as 30 degrees Celsius. Carcabuey receives an average annual precipitation amount of 14 inches.

Travel to Carcabuey, Spain

To start enjoying a Carcabuey holiday, travellers can depart the UK from various airports including East Midlands (EMA), Luton (LTN), Belfast (BFS), Newcastle(NCL) and Manchester (MAN). Amongst the airlines offering special deals on flights to Malaga Airport (AGP) are Thomson Flights, easyJet, British Airways, Aer Lingus and Iberia Airlines. Malaga Airport is approximately an hour and a half's' drive away from the village.

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                                                                                                  Recent Reviews

                                                                                                  Very peaceful retreat

                                                                                                  4 of 5
                                                                                                  The apartment is in good decorative order and can sleep six without resorting to a sofa. The setting, in an olive grove, is idyllic. The surrounding rolling countryside is all olive trees and vines, and the whole vast area is surrounded by distant mountains. It is really quiet. However, November may not be the best time to go. We had seven days of rain, and it was VERY cold, particularly at night. Gavin and Jermena, who live next door, were really kind and helpful, and provided us with an electric heater when we asked for it. If the weather had been better we would have done more travelling. Córdoba is very do-able and worth it. Seville is probably possible in a day, with an early start, likewise Granada. There is a major supermarket 15 minutes drive away, which is worth a trip in itself! If the sun shone, you wouldn't want to leave the apartment.
                                                                                                  • Review Submitted: 10-Dec-2016
                                                                                                  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016

                                                                                                  A delightful stay in a rural hilltop village

                                                                                                  5 of 5
                                                                                                  The house was exactly as described and very practical for a holiday.Iznajar is friendly with plenty of amenities.Well placed for visiting Granada,Seville and Cordoba as well as spectacular mountains and the coast.Malagar cars rental service was excellent for car hire. I would definitely stay here again when visiting this area.Many thanks to Mary and John Sheppard
                                                                                                  • Review Submitted: 03-Dec-2016
                                                                                                  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016

                                                                                                  Simply incredible

                                                                                                  5 of 5
                                                                                                  (We actually stayed for a week in June 2014) What a fantastic place, matched only by it's welcoming owner. We couldn't have been more impressed with the service. Our party was greeted by José, who guided us to the villa as we arrived on a late flight. He was also enough to pick up some supplies for our first meal. Throughout the trip he was incredibly helpful and treated us to his famous paella before we left. I would definitely recommend it to any group. If I could give it 6 stars I would. (Sorry for the late review José!) :)
                                                                                                  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2016
                                                                                                  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016