Casa Rif is a large detached townhouse at the front of the village of Cañar. It has a very large, private roof terrace (60m2) with a heated jacuzzi/spa, BBQ and quality lounge and dining furniture. Everything you need during your stay is close at hand - a well-stocked grocers, pharmacy and 2 excellent bars serving meals and tapas are all only a minute's walk from Casa Rif. Cañar is uniquely situated in the High Alpujarra - nearest village to Orgiva with all its amenities only 10 mins' drive away, yet also, at an altitude of 1150m , the house boasts open views that are truly unrivalled in the region to which no words/pictures could ever do justice. On a clear day, the Rif Mountains of Morocco can be seen. Cañar is totally unspoiled, with the famous GR7 walking route passing through the village, making it accessible to constantly changing scenery. Whether you're interested in walking, cycling, bird watching, riding, exploring further afield, or just relaxing in a totally tranquil environment, you can do as much or as little as you want.
Additional facilities:: All apartments have satellite TV. A selection of DVDs is also available. Canar has a small grocer, bank, pharmacy, 3 bars and a new restaurant. Swimming is available in Orgiva for a small charge.
Further afield:: Golf - nearest golf course is at Salobrena (40 mins). Skiing - the World Championship resort of Pradollano in the Sierra Nevada is 1hr 15 mins away. Paragliding, windsurfing and diving are all available at nearby Salobrena and Almunecar.
In summary:: La Alpujarra presents a truly unique holiday destination - steeped in history and tradition with a wealth of activities available within easy reach, not to mention the extraordinary abundance of wildlife that calls it home. All this combined with the warm climate everyone associates with southern Spain. Further, we fully appreciate that for most people, holidays are the most important times of the year, and we will therefore do our utmost to accommodate any particular needs or requirements you may have in order to have a truly memorable holiday.