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Large traditional luxury CORTIJO, Private pool +Jacuzzi, sleeps up to 2

Bedrooms 8
Space 4,305 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Parking


About the property

8 bedrooms. 5 baths. Large courtyard, terraces with free form pool & Jaccuzzi

Available for various group sizes. Farmhouse, Cottage and 2 x Annexes.

Accommodation available depending on group size .

Rural Andalusian style farmhouse & adjoining converted bakery plus 2x separate annexes with double bedroom and third bed with ensuite .

Sleeping up to 22 in beds. - large private pool, and hot tub jacuzzi. Ideal for large Groups or several families.


We never rent to more that one group at a time.

Groups up to 14 have The Farmhouse & Cottage . Depending on numbers over 14 , we add the option of The Annexes at a supplement.


Totally refurbished to a very high standard with a traditional Spanish feel overlooking stunning scenery. Only 10 minutes to the white washed villages of Riogordo and Comares, yet only 25 minutes the coast.

Ideal for those seeking peace, tranquillity and relaxation in a truly outstanding property.

Cortijo Cuscurro and Horo de Lena lies amongst olive groves with mature gardens with colourful shrubs trees and a unusually shaped pool a long large hot tub jaccuzi. More photos available of house and gardens.

Lounge with TV. English channels, DVD, stereo, DVD collection, CD collection. Internet access in house and WiFi for laptop.

Luxury kitchen facilities with centre island. Covered terrace as well as outside dining for 22 , with a chill out lounge al fresco. Outside kitchen with sink, wine fridge .. Large courtyard and new fire pit get together area for the evenings,

Local area and village life: Riogordo is a typical Moorish style 'white' rural Spanish village. It nestles at an altitude of 400 metres in the hills just 35 minutes drive inland from Malaga Airport in the Axarquia region of Andalusia in Southern Spain. The area benefits from its proximity to the coastal area but has generally remained unaffected by them so retains its local character and identity.

Riogordo is famous world-wide for its annual 'El Paso' at Easter; with a cast of over 400 inhabitants it is unique.

It also has numerous bars & shops still unspoiled by progress. Though most items you may need can be found.

The unique town of Comares can be seen ,clinging to it's mountain top it is visible throughout valley. It still has the remains of it's Moorish heritage. A town of narrow streets , a central plaza & stunning views of the Axarquia & the sea.

More Details

Lisa Ehret
Member since: 2002
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2018

About Lisa Ehret

Julian and myself, lisa, purchased our dream home 15 years ago. I myself grew up in Spain but returned to UK where we married and started our family.

Our dream was to restore a CORTIJO in Andalucia.

So with our two young girls we started the project and made CORTIJO Cuscurro our dream family home. We converted the main Famhouse into a lovely home with lots of love and care retaining the traditional features, yet having all the mod cons we had become accustomed to. The a Bakery adjoining became a holiday rental. We have had many happy years providing our guests with a stunning and relaxing location to holiday.

We are delighted to have many good reviews and lots of returning guests,

Our girls left the nest 6 years ago and we have now moved locally to enable us to provide more accommodation to our guests.

We live locally and take pleasure in ensuring all goes well for our guests during their stay.

We are at the end of the phone should you need anything and visit by arrangement to clean the pool and jacuzzi spa.

Lisa Ehret purchased this farmhouse in 1999

Why Lisa Ehret chose Riogordo

CORTIJO Cuscurro is for guests who enjoy seclusion, relaxation with stunning views all round.

We fell in love with the views and nature that surrounds Cuscurro, and we know you will too.

There is everything you could possibly need in the CORTIJO. This is more a home than a rental.

Riogordo is nearby with tapas bars , shops, great butchers, bakers . All at cheap non tourist area prices

What makes this farmhouse unique

The Vaulted lounge is such a pleasure.

New this year we have a fire pit. It's been a great hit so far.


Lots of space and privacy for large groups.

The features of this property are never ending.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The pictures do not do this cottage justice. The cottage itself is lovely with good size bedrooms and great kitchen. The outdoor barbecue is also great for cooking. The pool is stunning and the views from the pool have to be seen to be believed. The location is fantastic and the local village has great bars and restaurants. I would highly recommend staying here - we are definitely going back it is absolutely fantastic.
Jun 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Riogordo in Axarquía

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
  • Catering available
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4305 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:30
  • Max. occupancy: 22
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 15 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Main bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    En- suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Cottage shower - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom Annexe - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    ANNEXE 2 BATHROOM - Shower Enclosure
  • Main farmhouse has family bathroom with jacuzzi bath, large walk in shower and toilet. En- suite bathroom upstairs has luxury shower with glass shower enclosure. Vanity unit with white modern bowl sink and toilet. Cottage has its own shower room with basin and toilet. Annexe has ensuite private bathroom.
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Family room/ children's room. - 4 Single Bed , 4 singles or 1 double and 2 singles can be made up.
    Cottage Twin. - 2 Single Bed
    Annexe 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    ANNEXE 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Double bed and single bed with en suite
    Master suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , 1 Cot , Large bedroom with open plan dressing room. Room bed/cot
    Cottage Double - 1 Double Bed
    Farmhouse double - 1 Large Double Bed
    Cottage double - 1 Large Double Bed
    Cottage lounge area - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Large futon sofabed for 2 people in lounge area available
  • Main farmhouse: Luxury double master suite with en-suite facilities. Private terrace . Double bedroom Large family room. sleeps up to 4. Ideal for children. Or a couple and children Extra beds and cots available for any bedroom. Cottage: Double bedroom Twin bedroom Twin room Lounge area with double futon available for large groups All bedrooms have wardrobe and drawers facilities Annexe. Double bedroom with a double and single bed with ensuite. Annexe 2 Double bedroom with en suite and tea coffee making facilities. Annexes available to large groups depending on numbers added
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda ...
  • Terrace
  • 14 garden chairs
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
Cortijo Cuscurro is being offered out for rental, yet is a luxury home. We shall be leaving our DVD 's CD’s so the house will feel more like a home than a rental. Ideal for guests looking for a very large luxury property with plenty of space. Main farmhouse has a large dining room with leather chairs and solid oak table. Outside courtyard dining for 20. Sun terrace outside kitchen with seating for . Total of 10 sunbeds, plus sun chairs. The kitchen has been equipped to a high standard and meets all your needs. Luxury double range cooker, dishwasher, toaster, microwave, slow cooker, American fridge freezer, coffee machine The cottage has a dining room for 6 with outside dining for 6 on private patio. There is a full kitchen with oven, hob, toaster, microwave and washing machine. The lounge has two comfy sofas which can pull out to provide extra beds.


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Hemos estado fenomenal. Eramos 3 familias (13 en t

  • 5 of 5

Hemos estado fenomenal. Eramos 3 familias (13 personas en total). La casa es muy agradable y el entorno muy bonito. Realmente recomendable.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gracias por tu comentario Siempre estamos feliz que nuestros huéspedes están feliz
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A little slice of heaven

  • 5 of 5

We had high expectations of thr property and surrounding area from seeing the photos, we were blown away in reality!

Lisa and Julian have put love and care into the farmhouse and outer buildings. We were left wanting for nothing as the kitchen and house were extremely well equipped. The furnishings and decor are stylish and of great quality with a touch iof shabby chic..all adding to the ambience of this stunning holiday home.

An unexpected bonus was the sound system, after changing to more modern convenient speakers and tablets etc we had forgotten how sublime music sounds on a good system! There was even a cable to connect it to our phones. We will be reverting back to a real sound system!! The music coupled with the amazing views made each day feel like living in a movie or dream!

The local town of Rigordio was pleasant and traditional and the supermarket though small well stocked. We highly recommend the local wine sold in cartons especially the rose!

We were only there for a long weekend due to work commitments so we were gutted to leave.We definitely plan to return for a longer holiday and can't wait to drive around more of the surrounding villages.

Lisa and Julian are a lovely couple who have created a wonderful home and holiday experience for anyone who wishing to get away from it all and experience the real Spain.

If you prefer to while the hours in the jakuzi or by the pool, chase the sun on many terraces, lounge on the outside sofas with a book, eat alfresco complete with stunning views or nip out for beer and tapas even drive into Malaga should you wish thus is the one for you!! Certainly for us!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you soo much for taking the time to review our CORTIJO . We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that you plan to return. We shall look forward to welcoming you back sometime in the future All the best Lisa and Julian
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Fantastic house

  • 5 of 5

Myself & family had a great holiday here in Corjico Cuscurro. The house has plenty of room & a fantastic pool with amazing views. Everything is thought of to make your holiday hassle free. The house was very clean & tidy for our arrival. The owners were very helpful. The property is very well maintained. I would thoroughly recommend this holiday home & will most definately be returning myself 😀?

  • Review Submitted: 10-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review CORTIJO CUSCURRO So happy you had a great time and we look forward to your return some time in the We have several gusta returning so this is always a positive feeling for us Julian and Lisa
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Idyllic secluded spot in beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Cortijo Cuscurro - the farmhouse and cottage were lovely, authentic, well kept and really well equipped. We went out for a couple of day trips to Nerja and Malaga but mostly chilled out around the pool and in the house (it was very hot during the time we were there). There's plenty of space so everyone could do there own thing - we were a mixture of teenagers and adults and we all really enjoyed the space. The local countryside was stunning and we spent a couple of lovely evenings in the local village and found the locals really friendly. The house is a bit of a distance from shops and entertainment but we enjoyed the seclusion - worth stocking up on food en route though. The kitchen and barbecue area were great for cooking with everything that you could need - we particularly liked the coffee machine! The owners were really friendly, helpful and responsive when we contacted them. Everything ran very smoothly and we had a fabulous week. Would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Sarah, So pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay at Cortijo Cuscurro. Thank you for taking the time to review the Cortijo. Not sure if you managed to get to Bar Ortega, this bar Restaurant is just a few minutes away and in the local Village you have several supermarkets, bakers, butchers, a market ,however as you say if you want the hypermarkets, its a drive to Torre del Mar. Cortijo Cuscurro, most certainly gives large groups space, in a very tranquil idyllic surroundings. We hope we can welcome you back some time in the future. Great Family, and you left the house in great order. Thanks again Lisa and Julian
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Beautiful villa, perfect for a big group of friends and family

  • 5 of 5

We came here as a group of eleven family and friends. The huge villa had plenty of space for a large group to relax and spend time. Beautiful character, decor and views - the location is quite remote but this adds to the character! In particular the pool area and patio area were great places for the group to spend time. Lisa was really helpful in advance of our visit in recommending activities and transport as well as arranging a food and drink shop.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for sending this review It's always refreshing for us to hear positive feedback from our guests . Hope we can welcome you back some time in the future Julian and Lisa
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Fantastic property!

  • 5 of 5

This property was spacious, well maintained, clean and well designed both inside and out with a fantastic pool and courtyard. I booked this for my 50th birthday party and the owners could not have been more accommodating. Without them this party would not have happened! They arranged the catering, live band, decorations, drinks and even collected my cake. We had the most fantastic time with our family and friends. The views are stunning and I cannot recommend this property highly enough.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We were thrilled you had a great birthday and stay at Cortijo Cuscurro . JulIan and Lisa
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Nearest Airport
49 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
29 Miles
Torre del mar
Car: recommended

Riogordo is situated 25minutes inland from the coastal area of Torre del mar with wonderful beaches and a water park. There is a large shopping mall with bowling and cinemas. The Lake of Vinuela is Appox 15 mins drive from Riogordo with lovely scenery and several restaurants overlooking the lake. Riogordo is only 35 minutes drive from Malaga Airport and 55 minutes from Granada airport. Riogordo is a world away from the hustle and bustle on the coast. An excellent road system makes cultural centres like Malaga, Granada, Marbella and Ronda very accessible, with an abundance of golf courses and other attractions within easy driving distance.

Other Activities: The water park is a 25 minute drive to the coast


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Riogordo, Malaga Province (Costa del Sol)

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
26 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
1 Jul 2018 - 2 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
3 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 12 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
1 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 14 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

There is a farmhouse, cottage and annexe.
You can rent part or all of The CORTIJO.
We only rent to one group at any time, so you always have exclusive use of all facilities.
A week before arrival we require a 500 pounds refundable security deposit. This is best paid on Paypal as stays on account and is just a click of a button to return.

As The CORTIJO is so versatile , please ask price for your group numbers.
This is a large CORTIJO with A Farmhouse, cottage and Annexe. The prices quoted are for up to 9 persons. Please ask for price for your group.
Pricing is for The Whole CORTIJO sleeping up to 16.
We now have two Annexes with double bedroom and ensuite available at a supplement .

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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