Tagged: Alájar

Front Page English

Front Page English

Greetings from la Posada de San Marcos, Alájar, Andalusia Small sustainable hotel in the south of Spain San Marcos Alájar, disconnect from everything and enjoy the simple life in contact with nature, at least for a short period of time. Relax in the laid back atmosphere of la Posada de San Marcos in Alájar and you’ll soon grow fond of this sleepy rural area, with it’s white washed villages and slow pace of life Rest in a...

Our Small Business Contribution to Local Economy

Our Small Business Contribution to Local Economy

Hospitality comes natural to Andalusians and we hope that we inherited it through living here for more than a decade. Also my husband Ángel was born and brought up in Spain, it is his motherland, and I have a genuine commitment to my adopted, but heartily loved country. That is why along with running our own business we put much effort in pushing forward the local community’s development and contribute as much as we can...

Booking Posada San Marcos

Booking Posada San Marcos

To book in La Posada de San Marcos, please contact Lucy or Ángel: Phone: 00 34 959125712 Email: info@posadasalajar.com

Booking Posada Alajar

Booking Posada Alajar

To book in La Posada de Alájar, please contact Lucy or Ángel: Phone: 00 34 959125712 Email: info@posadasalajar.com

day trips andalucia

day trips andalucia

 Spain’s Secret Sierra The Natural Park Parque Natural Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche The 187,000 hectares was designated a natural park in 1986. It is the 2nd largest park in Andalucia and is by far the most varied thanks to the mixed Mediterranean and Atlantic climate we enjoy.  There are 4 ecosystems which allow an enormous variety of flora and fauna. You can spot birds of prey such as golden eagles, black vultures, black and red...

We Are Green | Eco Friendly Hotel in Spain

We Are Green | Eco Friendly Hotel in Spain

A unique blend of comfort and sustainability in Southern Spain’s Secret Sierra. Our journey started as a dream and continues into the future. We are proud of what we have achieved – A beautiful house that lives and breathes sustainability, proof that our eco-friendly philosophy does not compromise your comfort. We’ve taken care of the usual things, of course, like using energy efficient lighting with movement sensors where needed, asking you to reuse your towels...

Andalusian Products

Andalusian Products

Many are the local products to enjoy at any meal: breakfast, lunch or dinner. Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Iberian Pork Ham, Goats Cheese, vegetables and fruits, local bread, walnuts, chestnuts, pine nuts…

Andalusian Breakfast

Andalusian Breakfast

Andalusian Breakfast We are, Lucy & Ángel, a British-Spanish couple and that affects everything in our hotel, even breakfast. Here you get typical Andalucian breakfast with traditional English tea in pots! Those of you who travelled a lot might be aware of ‘hotel’s included breakfast’ option – often a rather meagre affair. But not in our house! 😉 We take our breakfast seriously as it is the base for walking day and MUST be substantial....

Jamon

Jamon

Your hosts Lucy and Ángel are passionate about the area and its food, wine and olive oils. During your stay you will develop a deep insight into the fascinating history of the area as Ángel and Lucy guide you all the way from a gourmet Andalusian breakfast to producing your own dinner with the products you have been discovering. This is the region for the prized Iberian Ham – not to be confused with Serrano...

Cook Spanish

Cook Spanish

Southern spanish food surprises and delights – from rich winter comfort foods to iced summer soups. At La Posada de San Marcos we have created quite a reputation for the food we serve  – our picnics are enjoyed by many of our guests and the 3 course evening meals always please! In a 3 hour session we can cover a couple of simple dishes such as Spinach with chickpeas and cumin, spanish tortilla, a traditional...