Location

A mountain top retreat in Sierra de la Nieves, Andalucia, southern Spain. 15 mins from Marbella and 25 mins from Malaga. This beautiful house consists of 8 bedrooms, extensive gardens, orchard, terraces and pool. A selection of indoor and outdoor yoga spaces. The atmosphere is peaceful and the views of the surrounding national park spectacular. This diverse natural area contains many ecosystems, home to very valued species such as the Spanish fir, cork trees and the mountain goat and deer. Wonderful landscapes full of chasms, caves, ravines, rivers, forests and mountains.

With 350 days of sunshine a year the climate is superb, with an average temperature of 17°C. 40 mins walk from the village of Monda, which is authentically Spanish and untouched by the stresses and pressures associated with modern life. The village is 380 meters above sea level, surrounded by mountains, olive and almond groves and has its own olive oil mill, artisan bakery and fresh goats cheese factory.

White washed houses, winding cobbled streets, numerous fountains with crystal clear water and balconies full of plants. A Moorish castle, al Mundat, which is now a hotel and the Church of Santiago. An ideal situation to relax, take time out and re charge your batteries, practice yoga, meditate, walk, ride, swim and enjoy lifes natural pleasures. Built on a mountain top in national park land, Sierra de la Nieves in Andalucia Southern Spain. The views , malaga bay, La Concha mountain and Sierra Nevada are breath-taking. The valleys surrounding are filled with olive, almond and avocado groves.

The air is clean and the night s ky undisturbed by light pollution. Wildlife abounds eagles, owls, bats, wild boar, foxes, lizards, butterflies, rabbits, deer and mountain goats. Originally started ten years ago the land and house were chosen and designed as a loving family home. Over time it has evolved alongside the garden, pool and casitas and gives an informal homely atmosphere, where you can feel free and relax unlike many purpose built centres.

The garden is extensive with many rare plants, a fruit orchard, secluded enclaves for private moments of contemplation, meditation and terraces for yoga practice or just relaxing. Here you are truly able to let go, wind down and be present in the moment, all essential to experience clarity, wisdom, creativity and bliss.