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Casa del Rio - rear of house and dining area overlooking river
Casa del Rio - side of house showing pool, river and dining area
Casa del Rio - swimming pool and sun terrace
Casa del Rio - a lovely quiet spot for morning coffee or afternoon tea
Casa del Rio - shaded outdoor dining and relaxation space
Casa del Rio - cooling stream runs through the retreat
Casa del Rio - river view balcony
Casa del Rio - smart reception and bar area
Casa del Rio - king size with Romeo and Juliet balcony
Casa del Rio - river room with balcony
Casa del Rio - cool double with vaulted ceiling and fan
Casa del Rio - views of Cortes de la Frontera
Casa del Rio - view
Casa del Rio - spacious lounge with access to dining area
Casa del Rio - external aspect with mature shrubs and shade
Casa del Rio - another pretty corner
Casa del Rio - ask about kayaking opportunities in the river
Casa del Rio - perfect choice for an intimate weddng
Casa del Rio - the newlyweds
Casa del Rio - side of house showing pool, river and dining area
Casa del Rio - swimming pool and sun terrace
Casa del Rio - a lovely quiet spot for morning coffee or afternoon tea
Casa del Rio - shaded outdoor dining and relaxation space

Casa del Rio Boho Chic Retreat, Malaga, Andalucia, Spain

Sleeps 10 - 18 8 Bedrooms 18 Dining

Large Spanish holiday house near Gaucin sleeping 18, with a pool and spectacular views, for family get togethers, weddings and retreats

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Casa del Rio Boho Chic Retreat, Malaga, Andalucia, Spain, sleeps 10 - 18 in 8 bedrooms.

Located in the pretty white village of Canada del Real Tesoro, this characterful 8 bedroom Andalucian mansion house is perfectly situated in the Serrania de Ronda to offer a relaxing or activity filled holiday! Nearby Gaucin offers some of the best restaurants in the area. Explore the vineyards, horse ride through the National Parks, kayak on the river!

This is a fantastic villa for friends and family holidays as well as intimate weddings, retreats, special interest courses and corporate breaks. The courtyard swimming  pool and sun terrace is a favourite spot for family fun and relaxation. The outdoor dining areas’ range from riverside terraces, covered terrace and chill out zone, to the Moroccan roof terrace, perfect for an evening cocktail and taking in the beautiful mountain backdrop and the sounds of the Guardiaro river below. The property is a year round destination offering cosy nights by the open fire in the lounge when temperatures drop. Centrally heated in winter months.

Surrounded by idyllic white villages and close to the towns of Gaucin and Cortes de la Frontera, there is plenty to see. Gaucin is well known for its art exhibitions and an outstanding vineyard. Why not take a hot air balloon ride to discover the incredible scenery from above. It is an area popular with hikers, cyclists, wild swimmers and kayakers or those who just want to absorb themselves in the culture of southern Spain. Ronda is a 40 minute drive but definitely worth visiting to sample local wines in one of its many vineyards. The nearest beaches are a 45 minute drive away in the seaside resort of Sabanillas. The owner can organise dolphin watching and fishing on a private charter on request.

Guests say there is something magical about Casa del Rio Retreat: the river sounds, the many birds in the trees and even an otter that swims by most evenings. A real paradise! Also an ideal place to host small wedding ceremonies (up to 50) and special celebrations - catered options and in house planner on request.

 All bedrooms have en suite bathrooms and overhead ceiling fans. Sitting areas, terrace or balcony.


Dog Friendly

Dogs are welcome. Maximum two per stay. Must be house trained and not left unattended in the property unless caged.


1 ground floor suite comprising street level entrance, living room, galley kitchenette, double bedroom, en suite bath and shower stall.


WiFi is available throughout the property.


Professional kitchen, with commercial and domestic dishwashers, 2 fridges and freezers. Gas hob (professional) with 6 rings. Fully equipped.

Dining Room

Inside dining area. Large covered terrace dining with river view, external terrace dining by the built in bbq area.

Sitting Room

There is a lounge with plenty of comfy sofas and a separateTV room - Netflix, prime video. Many corners to relax outside.

TV and Music Facilities

Large TV in lounge. No TVs in bedrooms. Music speaker bluetooth.

Heating and Open Fires

The house is centrally heated. A supplement of 50 euros per night is required. Wood is available for 15 euros a bag.


9 including Canada suite: 5 SK zip and links/twin, 3 king, 1 suite with king. 2 sofa beds. All en suite with river or village views and balcony.


Bed linen, bathroom towels and pool towels are included.


En suite shower rooms - 5 rooms have bath and overhead shower. 2 ground floor WCs, 2 garden level WCs.

Children's Facilities

Not suitable for very young children as lots of potential water hazards - riverside location. One travel cot available by prior arrangement.


Pool, outside shaded dining area and lounge. Mature gardens and lots of charming corners with views. Several terraces, BBQ - one gas, one charcoal.

Swimming Pool

Courtyard swimming pool with sun terrace.


Free street parking outside the property.


No smoking inside please.

Booking Information

Central heating supplement is 50 Euros a night. A bag of wood costs 15 Euros, Always exclusive use of house, gardens and pool irrespective of number of rooms hired. A 500 Euro refundable damage deposit is required.

Need more space ?  why not rent our adjoining 1 bedroom apartment – The apartment is attached to the main house and has a separate street entrance and an interconnecting door into the ground floor of the house .  The apartment has a bedroom with kingsize double bed , ensuite bath and dressing area . Salon with a comfortable sofabed- suitable for 1 adult or 1or 2 children . Small galley kitchenetter with fridge , coffee maker, toaster and microwave.   Supplement €150 per night . 

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Casa del Rio Retreat

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Weekly Price
From £2900
2 Night Weekend
From £950
3 Night Weekend
From £1350
Midweek per night
From £450


Located 5 minutes from Cortes de la Frontera and 45 minutes from Ronda. 2 hours from Malaga, the Costa del Sol can be reached within about an hour to resorts including Estepona and Marbella.

  • Cortes de la Frontera is 5 minutes away.
  • Local supermarket within walking distance (100metres) and bakery (59 metres).
  • La Parra and Meson Pili Y Alonso both in our village Cañada del Real Tesoro, less than 100metres walk.
  • Malaga Airport is over 2 hours from the house. Gibraltar airport 1hr 30.
  • Estacion de Cortes. Local train station in less than 0.5 km - single track with 2 trains a day to Ronda town and Coast (Algeciras).
  • Cortes de la Frontera - 5km from property - only service to Ronda on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

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