- Swimming Pool
- Golf nearby
Characterful and comfortable, with a lovely private swimming pool and views of olive trees in every direction, Cortijo de las Piletas is a welcoming Spanish country house in Andalucia where you can really relax. If you’re looking for somewhere to unwind and enjoy sunshine, scenery and tranquillity then Cortijo de la Piletas is just the place.
The cortijo dates back to the 16th century and the interiors are beautifully designed, mixing authentic wooden beams and tiled floors with clean lines and contemporary touches. Outside you can swim in the pool, read a book in the garden, siesta in a shady corner or socialise by the BBQ. And nearby there are hiking trails to explore as well as the shops and restaurants of pretty Antequera. Antequera museum is home to a Roman bronze statue of a boy, Efebo, which was found in the grounds of the cortijo in the 1950s. The cortijo is the pefect setting for a big family celebration or a wedding.
The charming town of Antequera, home to shops, cafes, restaurants and churches, not to mention the castle and museum, is a delightful place to spend the day, or you could visit Cabra, Rute and Lucena a little further away. There are lots of hiking and cycling trails in the local area, and landmarks like the Fuente de Piedra Lagoon and the Torcal Mountains are well worth a visit.
Malaga airport is just over 30 miles away.
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Tuesdays in Antequera
Cortijo de la Piletas is a stunning country house with six bedrooms of varying sizes, five bathrooms and a spacious open plan living / dining room. Amenities like air-conditioning, WiFi and towels are available.
Outside the house there is a gorgeous terrace with a private swimming pool and a variety of loungers and seating, and the gardens are perfect when you want a bit of shade and peace.
A damages deposit of 300 euros is required on arrival. No smoking and no pets. The swimming pool is closed from the beginning of October to the end of April. Please check in between 4pm-8pm and check out at 10am.