Casita Oleander is just 45 minutes drive from Malaga airport, in the region of
Axarquia, one of the most picturesque and historic areas of southern Spain. It
enjoys one of the best climates in Europe, with its warm Mediterranean coastline and magnificent sheltering mountain ranges.
As well as a being great place to relax, Casita Oleander is an ideal base for exploring the
local area, and we do recommend that you rent a car to get around. There are numerous
places of interest within easy reach, whether you are looking for beaches, historic sites, pretty whitewashed villages or major towns and cities. Granada, Cordoba, Malaga, Antequera and Ronda are all within easy reach, and can be visited in a day.
The region of Axarquia is well known for its great walking, and there are routes of all levels starting from Casita Oleander itself as well as the local towns, villages and national parks. El Torcal and Comares boast some particularly good walking trails.