In a 250-year-old farmhouse nestled amidst fruit trees, this tranquil refuge promises peace and traditional country accommodation. Its eight thickly walled rooms, each with its own terrace, are spacious and rustic, with Moroccan lamps, wood-and-cane ceilings and tiled floors. Terrific breakfasts are included in the rates.
The Cortijo is 900m from Níjar – follow signs for 'Huebro'.
This charming, family-run property is located 800 metres outside Níjar, in Andalusia’s beautiful Huebro Valley. It offers a garden with a swimming pool and orange and olive trees. The attractive rooms at Cortijo La Alberca feature Moorish-inspired décor, with terra cotta floors and solar-powered under-floor heating. Each one comes with a private bathroom and some have a private balcony or terrace. The Cortijo serves a daily gourmet breakfast, which includes serrano ham, eggs, bacon and fresh tropical fruits. Dinner is also available. The beautiful Cabo de Gata Nature Reserve and its beaches are around 35 minutes’ drive from the property. There are also plenty of great walking routes nearby. Almería Airport is a 30-minute drive away.