Set in the mountains in Andalusia’s rural Axarquia region, Casa del Molinero – Guesthouse is a restored olive-oil mill with an outdoor pool and attractive gardens. This family-run property offers free Wi-Fi and wonderful views of the mountains and olive groves.

Guests can relax in the Molinero’s charming lounge, which also has a small library. A varied continental breakfast is served on the terrace.

The rooms feature colourful finishes, tiled floors, fans and heating. Each has a private bathroom with shower.

Casa del Molinero is 5 km from the typical whitewashed village of Comares and its Islamic route.Hiking is popular in the area with the Tres Culturas Route.

Málaga and the beaches of the Costa del Sol are 40 minutes’ drive from Casa del Molinero. A free private parking is available on site.