Axarquía

The Axarquía is located just south of the rugged Sierra de Tejeda y Almijara. This sun-drenched area with its many white Moorish villages and beautiful hilly landscapes is a wonderful destination for a holiday in Andalusia. The Mediterranean climate provides a wealth of fruits including citrus fruits, avocados and figs.

The atmospheric, picturesque villages in Axarquía are all of Moorish origin, which can be seen in the typical house construction and narrow streets. In villages such as Salares (200 inhabitants) and Archez you will find old minarets. The villages are located at an altitude of about 600 meters, surrounded by a beautiful hilly landscape that has largely been cultivated for the growth of citrus fruits and avocados.

Sedella is located on the edge of the natural park and offers a view of the highest mountain (Maroma, 2065m). You will regularly see mules with their owner coming off the land in the narrow streets of the villages. At the church square of Sedella (1000 inhabitants) there are a few bars where you can always have a chat and get tapas. Sedella also has a few restaurants and two grocery stores.

In the western part of the Axarquía are Riogordo (2600 inhabitants) and Colmenar (3200 inhabitants). They are beautiful villages nestled between olive and almond trees. In both villages there are several bars and restaurants and you can get all your groceries. Due to their location in the center of Andalusia, these villages are also a good starting point to visit various cities and the coast.

Directly above the villages begins the varied natural park of the Sierra Tejeda y Almijara. Many trees and shrubs grow at the foot of the mountains, nothing grows on the higher limestone massif and the combination of lush vegetation and bare, straight rock walls forms an impressive backdrop.

The mountains are the habitat of mountain goats and birds of prey and migratory birds use the area frequently. But also hikers have access. There are even trails that lead over the side flanks to the top. Those who don’t feel much for the mountains can wander from village to village through the hills, with the village pub as final destination. By car you can reach the sea in half an hour to an hour.

The most beautiful holiday homes in Axarquia

La Taha is the specialist for holiday homes in Axarquia. We select all the houses ourselves. We will select the holiday homes for you with the best location, good quality and a lot of atmosphere. On our website you will find detailed descriptions of our villas with all the information you need and good photos. At La Taha you know what you are renting!

From modest apartment to villa with pool

With us you can choose from a modest apartment to a luxurious villa with a swimming pool and everything in between. Via La Taha you enter the real Spain, away from mass tourism. Many of our holiday homes are located in or near impressive nature reserves.

From your holiday home you can always visit one of the larger cities. Cities such as Granada, Malaga or Cordoba are easily accessible for a day trip by car. In the authentic villages you can enjoy village life. Have a tapa in the town square and enjoy the relaxed life.

Advice about apartment, holiday home or villa

Would you prefer personal advice about which apartment, villa or holiday home is best suited for your holiday? All accommodations are visited by us personally. Feel free to call us on +31 (0)85 043 8850 or contact us by email .

Town

Albuñuelas

The lovely village of Albuñuelas is located in the western part of the Valle de...

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Arenas

Arenas is located about 13 kilometers from the coast. Narrow streets and nice squares...

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Canillas de Aceituno

This village is 51 km. east of Malaga and 20 km. from the coastal town Torre del...

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Colmenar

Colmenar is a cozy Spanish village with several restaurants, supermarkets and bars....

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Comares

Comares is one of the most beautiful villages in the Axarquía. You can't ignore...

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Competa

This quiet and beautiful white village is about 22 km. away from the seaside town...

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Frigiliana

Frigiliana is located 6 kilometers from the coastal town of Nerja and is located...

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Periana

Like many villages in the Axarquía, Periana is an authentic, white village. With...

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Salares

Salares is a small village at the foot of the Almijara mountains. Thanks to the two...

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Sayalonga

Sayalonga means 'long skirt' and the village probably got this name because it flares...

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Sedella

Sedella is 59 km. away from Malaga and 33 km. from Torre del Mar on the coast. The...

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Torrox

Torrox consists of 2 parts: Costa and Pueblo which are a few kilometers apart. Due...

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Our holiday homes Axarquía

Casa Encina

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Torrox
  • Fantastic view over the valley and the sea
  • Spacious private pool
  • Very suitable for a family vacation

6 persons

From € 997.00 p/w

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Casa Almohade

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Salares
  • Comfortable village house
  • Jacuzzi
  • Not far from the sea

4 persons

From € 1080.00 p/w

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Villa Aves

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Periana
  • At 10 km. from Viñuela
  • Excellent price/quality ratio
  • Large swimming pool

6 persons

From € 990.00 p/w

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Casa Salares

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Salares
  • Excellent price/quality ratio
  • Large private pool
  • Not far from sea

4 persons

From € 650.00 p/w

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Casa Cipreses

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Canillas de Aceituno
  • Large private pool
  • Nowhere cheaper than at La Taha
  • Very complete house

6 persons

From € 1795.00 p/w

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Finca los Chamizos

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Comares
  • Deafeningly quiet area
  • Heated swimmingpool
  • Very complete holiday home

6 persons

From € 890.00 p/w

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Casa Coleo

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Sedella
  • Lots of privacy
  • Nice garden with a big swimming pool
  • Very comfortable home

6 persons

From € 840.00 p/w

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Casa Elro

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Sedella
  • Modern decor
  • Quiet location with large swimming pool
  • Very good value for money

5 persons

From € 675.00 p/w

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Cortijo Godo

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Frigiliana
  • Fenced swimming pool
  • Own fenced plot of 4000m2
  • View of the valley and the sea

6 persons

From € 875.00 p/w

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Cortijo la Mandragora

    Spain > Andalusia > Axarquía > Sedella
  • Ideal for walkers
  • Top location with a nice view
  • Very good value for money

6 persons

From € 590.00 p/w

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