Aldea del Castillejos is a Moorish chalk white hamlet nestling in the hillside just above a 4 kilometer expanse of shimmering turquoise blue waters.

With itís spectacular views overlooking olive and almond groves down to the lake Vinuela and Sierra Tejeda mountains rising up 2,100m beyond you can understand why it is a used by many professional artists and photographers.

Situated in the tranquil rural Alta Axaquia area of Andalucia  which still remains unspoilt by commercial tourism but can be reached by the new road in approximately  one hour from Malaga or Granada international airports, 20 minutes to the coast and golf course at Torre del Mar, 15 minutes to the historic market town of Velez Malaga. 

An ideal base for: culture visits to Granada, Cordoba, Seville and Malaga; driving the old routes between the traditional white villages (pueblos blancos). Walking the paths through rugged high mountains (sierras).


Castillejos is currently providing 7 of its 12 properties for rural tourism. We can take from 1 to 45 persons in 2,3,4,5 bedroom cottages. Communal swimming pool (12mx5m) gardens and terraces and BBQ. There is also a meeting/eating room for groups and guests. There is a threshing circle at the top of the hamlet for parking; the street between the houses is only for foot or hoof., Search Engine Placement