. Loads of potential
. Spacious house
. Lovely views
. Elevated terrace
. TRADITIONAL Spanish Environment
. Beautifully landscaped village SWIMMING Pool with restaurant
The house is situated in a fine street and it has an uninterrupted view to the magnificent Sierra Prieta from the terrace and patio.
Although it is not modernized, it has distinctive traditional character and is reasonably confortable as it is. Reforming it would not be costly and could easily be done in keeping with the existing character.
Alozaina has many attractive features and good services. There is a public swimming pool and sports center in the same street as the house.
Recently Alozaina has become popular with artists and musicians, like some other villages of the Sierra de las Nieves, with is an UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
The town is situated halfway between Malaga and Ronda. It is about 40 minutes by car to each of these and to Marbella.
Located along the A366 Málaga to Ronda road, Alozaina is on of the eight ¨pueblos blancos¨ guarding the Sierra de las Nieves (Natural Park). Charming whitewashed houses adorned with potted plants and an imposing church mark the pretty town, which was once recognized as one of the most beautiful villages in Spain. Many old architectural features are still shown this day, like the big Moorish archway, which leads you into the village. The mountains and natural scenery of the great outdoors, provide a tranquil and relaxing environment.
An ideal spot for a rural getaway or a family home! The name Alozaina comes from Arabic "Alhosaina" or "Altazaina", which means small castle. Other studies divide the word in "Alto" or "Alho", which is translated in to Small Mountain. And "Zaina", which means airy, healthy for the body. Which is not surprising gathering that the whole of the countryside is covered with olive groves, avocados, mangos, and lots of other citrus trees and crop. Alozaina is a classic Andalusian village, full of pretty streets and lovely neighbors. The village has plenty of tapas bars and bodegas with local products to enjoy. And then there are the beautiful mountain views … The ideal place to enjoy a true Spanish lifestyle. Alozaina is located 50 minutes (50 km.) from the city of Málaga and the airport. The beaches of the Costa del Sol (Torremolinos) are a 45 minutes (34 km.) drive away.