Sunny apartment in the white washed village of Riogordo. Thirty minutes from Malaga, one hour from Granada, one and a half hours from Cordoba and Sevilla.... perfectly placed for exploring Andalucia, or just relax in this traditional village, walk along the river or hike into the mountains.
Riogordo is untouched by tourism and offers a chance to discover the real Spain.
Although the kitchen in Doña Conchita is retro in style, it comes with all modern appliances.
There is a ceramic hob, convection and microwave ovens, coffee maker, etc.
The apartment comes with Spanish TV and a music system to connect your ipod or mobile phone.
20 square metre sun terrace, with views over the village towards the church, with the mountains in the distance.
With a westerly orientation, it is perfect for watching the sun set
There is a free 3 meg wireless internet connection available at Doña Conchita.
Doña Conchita // Retro 2 bedroomed apartment with balcony overlooking the old village of Riogordo. From the small patio to the rear of the property there is a spiral staircase that leads you to the private roof terrace, with views to the church, museums and mountain range that protects this small village from the cold weather from the north.
We get 300+ days of sunshine in Andalusia!
Riogordo Village // Has a population of around 2600 people and is situated 400metres above sea level. It is about 36 kilometres from Velez Malaga and Malaga Capital. The town has two distinct parts, the Barrio Alto, or Cerrillo, and the Barrio Bajo, or La Plaza. The houses are built in the typical Andalusian village style some with interior patios, wells and stables.
You will find good traditional food in the bars and restaurants in Riogordo,typical dishes include boquerónes [anchovies], prawns, Iberian pork products, tropical fruits such as mango and avocado.
There are many home made stews, meatballs in almond sauce and pork loin in oil, to name a few, but if you are looking for more sofisticated restaurants, you will find plenty of them in Málaga, a short distance from the village
Want to prepare your own meals, you will find a large selection of local products, and produce in the shops of Riogordo.
There are 4 butchers in the village selling locally produced meat, fresh fish is available daily from the indor market along with fresh fruit and vegetables.
There is also a street market every Wednesday in Riogordo.