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Restored Andalucian Farmhouse , Five En-Suite Bedrooms sleeping up to 10 guests



Updated: 25-Oct-2016
Stunning location in tranquil countryside, yet only 45 minutes from Malaga

Finca Amorosa a restored Andalucian farmhouse to rent.

Five En-Suite Bedrooms, Sleeps from 6 up to 10 Guests In all cases the property is for the sole use of the tenant.

Peace, tranquility and relaxation in beautiful countryside surroundings.

The Finca has been restored and furnished to a very high standard, whilst maintaining many original features such as wooden beams and stone walls. The accommodation offers:

• Five en-suite bedrooms, two of which are fixed king size double beds and three of which can be made up as super king size or twin beds. For the warmer months all bedrooms have fixed ceiling fans.

• Spacious lounge with wood burning stove, TV (English programs) DVD/ Blu-Ray and a large selection of books and board games.

• Rustic style kitchen, but with all modern convenience. Full range of cooking utensils and place settings for 10 guests.

• Internet Wifi is available throughout the property

However, as we are all aware Andalucía is about “alfresco dinning”, relaxing with that “sundowner” or spending a lazy day at the swimming pool. With a large terrace, outside seating and dining facilities for ten guests and large gas BBQ, Finca Amorosa is the perfect place.

Guests are welcome to wonder the Finca and help themselves to fresh fruit in season, Oranges, Lemons, Figs, Persimmon’s, Plums, Peaches and Quinces. Being fully fenced and with an electric gate Finca Amorosa is the perfect place for children to roam and explore.

Finca Amorosa is very private and tranquil yet only five minutes’ drive from the traditional small Spanish town of Villanueva De La Concepcion. Here you can find ATMs, supermarket, bars and restaurant’s together with a twenty four hour medical clinic.

Granada (The Albambra Palace) Cordoba (The Grand Mosque) Malaga (Picasso Museum) and Seville (World’s Largest Cathedral) are all an easy days’ excursion from Finca Amorosa. Also El Torcal Nature Park and El Chorro National Park with wonderful swimming lakes are short drives away. We have had guests who have had a wonderful holiday visiting all of the above, also we have had guests who have had a wonderful holiday and never left the property. It is UP TO YOU..!

Finca Amorosa, Villanueva de la Concepcion...or...

Finca Amorosa co-ordinates are:36.920975,-4.575694

More Details
  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

The owners have restored Finca Amorosa from near dereliction, a labour of love that took two years to complete. Originally from UK, a semi-retired mechanical engineer and his wife a fluent Spanish and English speaker.

Our enjoyment comes from seeing our guests stand on the Terrace and be impressed by the inviting and amazing landscape views from Finca Amorosa!

Speaks English, Spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

Who knew watching goats cross the hillside could be so meditative or squeezing fresh lemons for cocktails could so enhance a flavour!

What you offer at Finca Amorosa is an authentic life experience of all that is gentle, sweet, simple and kind.

Our family shall be challenged to top this vacation.

When reminiscing this experience amongst ourselves and friends back home (Ohio, Viriginia) it will be with equal parts joy & nostalgia. Muchisimas gracias.
Jul 2013
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11 Reviews

based on 11 holidaymaker reviews



  • 5 of 5

First of all I would like to apologise for this late review We actually stayed here in July.

We were a party of six adults, using four of the fabulous bedrooms.

As we walked onto the huge terrace for the first time we were all mesmerised by the incredible view.....amazing! Alan and Nancy met us with a very welcoming glass of wine/beer before showing us around the house....and what a house!

The kitchen is typically Spanish with every piece of equipment you could possibly need. The lounge is very cosy with a great tv, although the only time we used it was to watch the Wimbledon final!

The bedrooms are large and individually designed, each with its own bathroom. They stay really cool at night with the use of ceiling fans and open windows, designed with mosquito nets.

We spent most of our time by the pool which has plenty of sunbeds, both in and out of the sun. It was hard to leave the house to go further afield but some of the group went walking in El Torcal and loved the area.

In the evenings we loved preparing our meals, using the fabulous BBQ, and sitting at the huge table on the terrace, under the fairy lights having a few ( ???!!! ) drinks and playing some of the board games available in the lounge!

The chickens were a big feature of the holiday for some of the party, rushing down to collect the eggs each day before letting them out to run freely over the land.

Alan and Nancy have thought of everything to make your stay a memorable one. They visit every other day first thing to service the pool/do some gardening ( very unintrusively ) and often bring fresh bread, which was always a treat to eat with our omelettes made with the newly laid eggs!!

We can highly recommend this house to anyone who wants to holiday away from the hoards of visitors on the coast and have, in fact, already booked for a return visit next year!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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An Oasis of Calm

  • 5 of 5

We found the sensitive restoration of this typical Andalusian farmhouse very impressive indeed. A contrast indeed to the hustle and bustle of the nearby Costas. We enjoyed the south facing views, the amenities provided by the thoughtful hosts and the fact that we were free to explore the estate. Alan and Nancy went out of their way to make us feel thoroughly at home, culminating in Nancy's masterclass of paella-making! We cannot recommend la Finca Amorosa highly enough to anyone who feels the need to wind down and thoroughly recharge their batteries in such a perfect rural setting.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. We love to meet interesting people such as yourself and party.
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Beautiful Peaceful Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed with the family after touring Madrid and Seville. While the cities are wonderful, it was delightful to arrive at the farmhouse and drink in the view and the quiet. We gathered eggs from the chickens, picked our own lemons for cocktails, relaxed in the pool, played cards on the patio and watched the shepherds move their goats from hill to hill. The stars at night are amazing. The kitchen is well supplied. The beds were comfortable, the decor lovely. Alan and Nancy were so helpful and welcoming - felt like we were visiting kind friends! Good nearby restaurants and a decent small local grocery. El Torcal - about 20 min drive away - is a terrific sight to see. We also hiked the Caminito del Rey (about 1.5 hours drive away) and some of the Pilgrim's Way (just up the road from the farmhouse). We would recommend the house to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very well maintained, comfortable property in a beautiful setting.

  • 5 of 5

The property is private with lovely open views. Very peaceful location. Accurate description on the website.

The owners were most generous with their welcome and time helping to make our holiday relaxing and successful. It was a joy to cook in the well equipped kitchen and use the excellent bbq. There is a posada within walking distance but we ran out of time to use it. The restaurants in the two nearby villages were very good and offered good value.

El Torcal National Park is stunning and only about a 15 minute drive away with beautiful scenery and enjoyable walking trails.

We enjoyed collecting the chicken's eggs and picking a lemon or two to have with the g and t's whilst we watched the goats having their evening feed on the distant fields.

In all a wonderful holiday, many thanks to Nancy and Alan.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. It is very satisfying to us when guests enjoy our property
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Perfect hideaway

  • 5 of 5

We wanted a place to take our family, 10 in total with 4 children 5 and under. This was perfect in every way. It was clean, it was safe and had a pool they enjoyed the whole week. There were plenty of places to sit and relax in and out of the sun so everybody could do their own thing. The TV was good so we could watch the Euro 2016 games on English channels.

Most of all Nancy and Alan were brilliant hosts. They were available as needed (not often) they came and cleaned the bins, cleaned the pool and even brought fresh bread in the morning from the bakery. Nancy organised a trip to the Goat farm and cheese factory, enjoyed by all and we and the children were left to enjoy the chickens and their eggs every day.

This place is not for people wanting a beach holiday, very special places to visit are a bit of a drive away but Antquerra and the mountains provided nice days out for us locally. A nice walk up the hill outside lead to the Posada where a nice drink and meal with fabulous views are on offer.

We thoroughly enjoyed our time at Finca Amoroso and the best compliment we can pay is to say we would love to return there in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are looking forward to hosting you again.
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Relaxing stay in picturesque setting

  • 4 of 5

Our family group from the UK & USA, aged from 4 to 70+, stayed for a wonderful week over Easter 2016, the finca being accessible from Malaga, Granada & Seville airports (car essential). The 5 en suite bedrooms were all lovely, one with a bath, and all private: the sitting room with a log burner was cosy in the evenings & the kitchen well equiped. WiFi ok & wide selection of TV channels. All of our meals were taken on the big terrace with spectacular views & although the pool was chilly, it was a pretty place to lounge while other brave souls went for an invigorating dip. The landscaping/planting is particularly attractive & also has a boules area however the stars of the finca were "the girls", not only giving everyone enjoyment caring for them (chickens) but also providing fresh eggs for many breakfasts. Our day visits included El Torcal, historic centre of Antequera, Laguna de Fuente de Piedra (flamingo breeding ground), and to a local goat farm with Nancy. These were very enjoyable for all ages as were walks from the finca around the surrounding countryside. The Dia supermarket in Villanueva de la Concepcion provided basic needs and a wider range of products was available in Antequera at Eroski & Mercadonia. Nancy cooked us a super paella - she & Alan were delightful hosts, both thoughtful & helpful. We all had a great time, (no neighbours to annoy when family games became noisily competitive) & hope to return in the future. How many chickens at the latest count - 14 or 16?

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks indeed for your review and for sharing your experience with our future guests. We will be delighted to see you again in the near future. Regards, Finca Amorosa.
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From the Owner

Finca Amorosa ' a rustic enchanting paradaise' offers pure peace and tranquility... it is pure heaven! The views are stunning, the air is pure, predominate sounds are the birds and goat bells. And yet the village bars are social, ... can be even rowdy if a game of dominoes gets out of hand.! Come here for an authentic life experience of all that is gentle, sweet, simple and kind...!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Malaga at 35 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Villanueva de la Concepcion at 3 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Malaga at 35 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Antequera at 15 Kilometres Nearest Train : Antequera at 18 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Casabermeja at 15 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Villanueva de la Concepcion at 3 Kilometres Nearest Ski : Sierra Nevada at 70 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Malaga at 35 Kilometres Car: necessary

Villanueva de la Concepcion prides itself on being the village 'mas cerca de EL TORCAL' or “ village at the foot of the Torcal”. This remarkable mountain range of limestone rock formations eroded by wind and rain over millions of years attracts many walkers, birdwatchers and cyclists. There is a very informative VisitorCentre at the top. Villanueva de la Concepción is used to welcoming visitors, its many restaurants and bars frequented by tourists and locals alike. The town, which remains quite small, has a population of around three thousand; four cars and a tractor constitute a traffic jam! Its elevation at roughly 500m above sea level gives it an ideal climate, mixing the heat of the Costa with fresh mountain breezes. Throughout the year there are a range of Fiestas and Carnivals, we even celebrate the town’s birthday in November and have the eagerly awaited broad bean festival in May, these are but to name a few. All these events are of course a great opportunity for locals to come together and celebrate with their neighbours, friends and relatives. From Villanueva de la Concepcion you can take a drive to the nearby “Lake District Area of Andalucía', or visit during the season (April till August), the Flamingo nesting site at Fuente de Piedra Lake. Also spend a day visiting the historic city of Antequera with its prehistoric caves “The Dolmenes”. From Finca Amorosa you can experience a close encounter with Wolves at the unique 'Lobo Park', also available a petting zoo. Also available a visit to the local Goat Farm.

There is so much to do and see that you will ONLY wish you had booked for a longer stay!


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid Season
17 Sep 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
Low Season
4 Jan 2017 - 17 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £16 per night, per additional guest
Mid Season
18 Mar 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
High Season
15 Jul 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
Mid Season
16 Sep 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

A refundable damage deposit of GBP 300/ Euro 300 is payable on check in. Babies sleeping in cots do not count in guest numbers but please mention on your enquiry. Other children count as for guests numbers.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 25-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

Finca Amorosa offers you: Free Wireless internet, wood for the Log Fire and a basic Welcome Pack plus is very conveniently located to the local Supermarket, Restaurants and Bars. Finca Amorosa is not far away from Antequera, from where 'the golden triangle' starts, that is Granada/ Cordoba / Seville. Ideally placed for the 'culture trail'.

Property Type

  • farmhouse


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...


  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural


  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 175 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-Suite
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-Suite
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-Suite
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-Suite
  • Bathroom 5 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-Suite
  • All En-suite bathrooms have double hand bowls and luxury shower units, together with WC units having silent closing lids. All linen provided, bathroom/swimming pool towels and bathrobe for adults. A Hairdryer in each bedroom.


  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Sky bedroom with private en-suite with a super king size or twin beds on request. Honey bedroom with private en-suite a super king size or twin beds on request. Cherry bedroom with private en-suite a super king size or twin beds on request. Topaz bedroom with private en-suite and a king size double bed Gold bedroom with private en-suite and a king size double. Spanish and UK Electric Sockets in Bedrooms.


  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • At Finca Amorosa Yoga and Pilates retreats are organized and run by fully qualified instructors. We can arranged visit to Caminito del Rey Walking Holidays, Horse Riding and to an Olive Oil Museum and processing plant. Visitors can also enjoy a visit to Local Goat Farm and Wolf Park nearby. Visiting Finca Amorosa is more than a Holiday is an 'experience' and we are always available to advice and help our guests.

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