Hotels and hostal, Gaucin
A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY IN ANDALUCIA This property is a charming rural hotel (guesthouse) built in an ecological farm with a spa beside a lovely river and in a Natural Park It is located in one of the most beautiful area of Andalusia. 1 hour from Gibraltar. 1 hour from Costa del Sol (Marbella, Estepona). It is on the edge of a traditional white village in the Serrania de Ronda mountain range. This is a two for one property a home and business. The guesthouse has 9 rooms with private bathroom and different common spaces: dining room, living room, rural spa with massage room, hot tube-jacuzzi, mud bath, and sauna. The kitchen is professionally well equipped. There is an independent apartment for the owners or for renting. There is a covered hut in the middle of the gardenthat is used for retreats (yoga, meditation, coach, detox and healthy life…) It is successfully booked for international retreats from throughout Europe. The house was renovated and opened as a guesthouse in 2004 keeping the charming of the original “Cortijo”, with stone walls (60cm wide) and with a very creative and rustic furniture and decoration. The hotel is very successful and popular in the region. Both National and international guests comes all the year. The guestsare people who loves nature, hiking, and a healthy life,. Natural therapies and organic food are offered to guests, who are recovering their energy and relaxing so much. The surroundings are amazing, the property is in a gorgeous natural park (Parque Natural de los Alcornocales). The village is the closest spot to a natural monument, a canyon where it is possible to practice canyoning, hiking, and swimming. In fact, there is a swimming area 1 minute away from the house where guests can swim and kayaking in a clean river, ¡¡unique in Andalusia!! The forest is full of tracks for hiking. The location is privileged for: birdwatching, astronomical observation, mountain biking, horse riding, hiking, canyoning, kayaking, climbing, and… relaxing! The Business transfer include a client portfolio, website, suppliers, email newsletter, and a detailed information of all related questions. It is simple to manage, it is perfect for people who prioritise the quality of life, away from stress. At present there are 2 nice employed workers which can be kept on . Website is running in two languages (English and Spanish). We operate with booking.com (8,5) Airbnb, Homeaway, and much more. Tripadvisor (4,5 best B&B/Inn of the area). Google reviews (4,7). The rural hotel is targeted at sustainable tourism respectful within a natural environment and with the health of people. This is the philosophy of the place: recycling, organic gardering and organic food, renewable energy with solar panels to heat water with gas auxiliary energy (very useful and comfortable facilities). The possibilities of this property are endless. Perfect for yoga teachers, keen horse riders, farmers, vegetarian chef, coach and therapists who want a place to hold retreats. The buildings are elevated over the field, so you have spectacular views of the garden and mountains. Terrain: 10.000m2, 550m2 built. The field has many different fruit trees, mainly orange grove but also avocado, lemons, plum, persimmon, loquat trees… Water concession for irrigation, as the field adjoins to the river. It is in a peaceful surrounding dedicated to people who want to slow down their busy lives. Set up in a very green valley and at the same time it is part of a small village with all facilities: shops, bakery, pharmacy, Healthcare center, School, and a train station connected to all of the country. Train station deserves to be specially mentioned, because it is 5 minutes away walking to the house, so it is well connected by train to Gibraltar, Ronda, Granada, Málaga, Sevilla, Madrid, Barcelona… very unusual in a rural and hilly area. Great opportunity for those who are looking for a way of life. A nice place to live, soft weather all year, green surroundings and… the refreshing river! Paradise on Earth!