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'El Mirador de Iznajar' with swimming pool & breathtaking lake views (WIFI).

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Sleeping capacity 8

“El Mirador de Iznájar” is found 5km from the village of Iznájar, surrounded by olive grove and holm oaks in the Natural Park “La Subbética Cordobesa”.

This magnificent family house is truly unique. Situated approximately the same distance (only 90km) from Andalucia’s most famous cities, Córdoba, Granada and Málaga, its nestles on the slopes of Lake Iznájar, with magnificent views over the turquoise waters of the lake and the surrounding countryside.

The rustic decor is exquisite, with wooden beams, terracotta tiles and fine examples of Andalucian handicrafts. The front door opens on to the ample open plan living/dining room which has an open fireplace and huge windows overlooking the lake; an archway separates this area from the cheerful and well equipped kitchen. There is an ample covered terrace with a dining out area by the magnificent swimming pool. On the first floor the three pretty bedrooms are cosy, very comfortable, and enjoy the most superb views.

A perfect place to discover the real Andalusia!!!...

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Property Manager
José Carlos
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 April, 2017

About José Carlos

I am 32 years old and I was born in Jaén (Andalusia). I am a young and dynamic building engineer who loves outdoor sports including hiking and all activities related to nature. Currently I live in Granada, but due my work I have lived in many cities around Spain such as Tenerife, Las Palmas, Granada and Córdoba. I love the 'El Mirador de Iznájar' and when I can, I escape from the city to enjoy this place in the company of my family.

José Carlos purchased this house in 1992

Why José Carlos chose La Subbetica

The surrounding scenery is truly a paradise and the cortijo is really unique. If you love nature and being around places that get you out of the crowded and noisy city this is a good choice. On the other hand the good location allows to visit the most touristic cities in less than an hour's drive.

What makes this house unique

It is the cortijo with the best views of the Lake of Iznájar in which you can enjoy an unforgettable vacations.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Dear Jose Carlos and family,

What a view! We just sat on the "baranda" and enjoyed the view. The children were n the pool all week and the eldest actually learned to swim without our help. We went "on discovery" between the olive trees and he children wanted to find a treasure.

Unfortunately, it started to rain. Covered in mud we finally arrived at the house, but kids believed they were real explores.

Luckily, the rest of the week was beautiful. Blue skies and temperatures between 25-30ºC.

Although the children loved the pool. we enjoyed the view the most.How nice to sit ourside in the early morning sun.
Apr 2011
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Iznájar in Subbética

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • smoking allowed
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • waterfront
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Tiled Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 9 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(20 traveller reviews)

'El Mirador de Iznajar' with swimming pool & breathtaking lake views (WIFI).
average rating of 4.85 based on 35 reviews

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: Nov 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful views!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed a week and found it to be a great spot in Andalucia. We took day trips to Granada, and Córdoba and explored some of the small towns near by. The house is just as pictured. The views are spectacular! The pool was perfect for late afternoon dips. We took two days as rest days and loved lounging around the pool with the kids.

As stated in other reviews Jose offered to bring us his home made paella and we accepted. It was an awesome way to end our stay. Love this place!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just perfectly great outdoor space,&pool

  • 5 of 5

A typical Spanish villa set in the most beautiful rolling countryside overlooking the lake, just one hours drive from Malaga and you are in the real Spain. The villa had four bedrooms a comfortable lounge with all the amenities you could wish for. The outdoor space with the swimming Poolis is just fabulous with a great view over the lake. Jose is a great host with a great local knowledge and restaurants and where to visit, been coming to Spain for nearly 40 years and have found the best paella in Spain cooked by Jose just delicious. Would recommend to anybody for a quiet relaxing holiday

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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A ne pas manquer

  • 5 of 5

après un long voyage quelle découverte merveilleuse pour les yeux ,un endroit magnifique un accueil très sympathique et très agréable ,un lieux tres tranquille au milieu des oliviers a perte de vue ,idéal pour visiter l'Andalousie et avec en prime une paella que nous a fait le Propriétaire accompagnée d'une sangria qui nous a donner envie de rester encore dans cette belle région je la recommande sincèrement

  • Review Submitted: Mar 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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A lovely villa in beautiful location.

  • 5 of 5

We found the villa to be absolutely perfect for our holiday. Its location and the facilities offered all lived up to our expectations.

The views over the lakes were stunning and the villa provided a peaceful and relaxing place to stay.

Iznajar itself is a very picturesque town, with several good restaurants.Located in between Cordoba and Granada it also provided the perfect location to visit these two historic cities.

The owner Jose could not have been more welcoming and even cooked us a wonderful Spanish meal one night.

We would certainly recommend this villa for those wishing a peaceful and relaxing holiday and yet still be able to experience the real Spain.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Ein wunderschönes Haus in einer Traumhaften Gegend! Das spanische Haus ist sehr traditionell eingerichtet, spanische Fliesen, urtypische Möbel, süße Küche,..Im Garten steht ein riesengroßer, sehr gepflegter Pool zur alleinigen Nutzung. Ein Traum ist der Ausblick, der direkt auf den See führt. Schöne Abendstimmung. Um das Grundstück herum gibt es nur Olivenplantagen, so viele habe ich noch nie gesehen. Absolute Ruhe!! Sehr Empfehlenswert! P.S. Im Oktober im Durchschnitt 26C°

  • Review Submitted: Nov 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Málaga Airport (90km) / Sevilla Airport (209km)
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
90 Kilometres
Nearest Train
90 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
90 Kilometres
Sierra Nevada (Granada)
Nearest Beach
90 Kilometres
Car: necessary

This cortijo offers a luxurious base from which to explore the delightful Iznájar countryside. Walk or cycle some stunningly beautiful trails, or enjoy some fishing, or rent a boat in the beach of the lake… …the choice is yours.

Golf: Antequera Golf is located just to 30 minutes from the villa.

Ski: You can enjoy snow play and the ski resorts of the Sierra Nevada at 90 km from the house.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Iznájar, Cordoba Province

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Last Minute Offer
27 May 2017 - 3 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £168.58
Pet Fee £0

Please don't hesitate to contact me for further information.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.

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