Amenities & Activities
In the house:
Looking north from Moclin
- TV and media centre with Sky box (CNN and BBC 24 etc.) and Spanish TV; DVD, video, CD and cassette tape player.
Collection of CDs, DVDs and videos.
Gas grill and oven in kitchen
Refrigerator and washing machine
Retractable washing line in courtyard
Sufficient stand-alone heating for winter (1 gas heater, 1 oil-filled radiator, and 3 electric heaters, as well as wood-burning stove).
Board games and variety of books
Maps and guides
In the village:
- 2 minutes’ walk from the house is the village shop (open daily 9.30 – 2 and 5.30 – 8.30). Wide range of fresh food, grocery and home essentials.
Bread delivery at 9.30 and 1 pm every day around the houses in the village. Van driver will sound horn.
2 bar/restaurants serving decent tapas and meals
Bank open every day (no ATM). Nearest ATM 5km in Puerto Lope.
Doctor’s surgery every am, Pharmacy, every am.
Small market Fridays
The village from the castle
˝ hour to Granada and the Alhambra
1 hour to the Sierra Nevada ski slopes.
1 ˝ hours to Cordoba and the Mesquita (mosque)
1 ˝ hours to the beach at Salobrena
2 hours to Seville
Public transport access:
7.30, 9.00 and 3.00pm every day to Granada from Moclin (50 mins) and reliable return journeys.
Inter-city buses from nearby village (Puerto Lope) to Cordoba (1 ˝ hours)
Regular trains from Granada to Seville (1 ˝ hours).
Moderate walking on variety of well-defined footpaths and bridle paths
Beautiful views of olive groves and almond plantations
Caves & paintings nearby at Fuente Malmuerzo
Hoopoes, swallows, kingfishers down by the river
Activity holiday organisations within easy reach – eg climbing & paragliding