RELAXING IN SPANISH
CASA DE LA CEBADILLA BAJA
For benefitable rest, absolute silence, retreat, hiking in the mountains, study of birds and lots more; you can experience all this in our guesthouse in Spains
largest natural park: Sierras de Cazorla, Segura y Las Villas (over 2100 sq. km)
The area is also a UNESCO Ecosfere
zone and a birdwatchers paradise.
WHAT and WHERE?
o Our guesthouse is situated in the south east of Spain, in Andalucia – in the nature park.
o We offer pure mountain air, own spring water, an astounding
star-sprangled sky and a beautiful green area in the mountains (midrange 1300-2100 m) with magnificent valleys and cascades (in spring time).
o You can stay in a room or in a tent (to bring with you). We do have one small 2 person sleeping tent at your disposal.
o We present varied, natural vegetarian meals,full pension
(there are few posibilities to eat out, due to the remote location).Macrobiotic meals on request. The meals are taken together with the hosts.
o Individual guidance is available on request: shiatsu treatments,
yoga, meditation, gingercompresses, macrobiotic cooking and -filosophy, living ecologically and self-supportiveness.
o There is extensive possibility to make small and large mountain
excursions. Guided walks are also available on request..
o Birdwatchers will enjoy themselves in this region. There
are especially lots of predators: vultures, eagles and falcons can be observed from your chair. Vulture nests are at 100m.
o In the region you can visit the 2 beautiful cities UBEDA
and BAEZA. They were declared World Heritage by UNESCO because of their architectural
(roman and renaissance) richness.
o Click HERE for our special HEALTH and coddle program
o Click here if you want to learn more about us, our norms
and values and about our SELf-SUSTAIN proyect.
o Room (inclusive bathroom): 25 euro (1-3 persons) a night
o Tent: 8 euro a nacht ( + 4 euro for use of bathroom)
o Food: 20 euro a person a day ( full pension, snacks &
Children (-12 j): 10 euro
o Individual guidance (optional): +10 euro a person a day
See our Web site for extended info. Here’s
a short overview of the possibilities.
Fly on Madrid or on Malaga. It’s advised to reserve an early flight to Spain and a late flight back in order
to be able to do the whole traject within 1 day. Then you can rent a car OR:
Malaga: At the main
busstation in Malaga, take the bus to Villacarrillo (18h30;
20E). Stay the night in Villacarrillo (hotel: ca. 30E). We will pick you up the
next morning (10 Euro for fuel cost).
From ATOCHA trainstation take the train to LINARES-BAEZA. We will pick you up
with the car at this station (25 euro for fuel). An alternative is to take the
BUS in Madrid to Ubeda or to Villacarrillo.
car from Madrid or Malaga:
From Madrid: take the NIV (N4) direccion CORDOBA. Take exit at km 292. Take the N322 direccion UBEDA and ALBACETE.
From Malaga: take direccion Granada
and then Jaen. From
Jaen follow direccion Albacete.
In Ubeda you continue to drive in direccion Albacete on the
From Ubeda: 32 km past UBEDA on the N322, take exit ‘MOGON’
(near the end of the village). Follow the signs ‘MOGON’. You will
drive 9 km downhill to MOGON. In MOGON, follow the brown touristic signs towards ‘LAS VILLAS’ . After taking left 2 times you turn right (brown sign 'LAS VILLAS'): this
road leads you into the SIERRA Las Villas (uphill, into the mountains). Each kilometer you’ll notice km-poles. Near km.20 you’ll pass a small dam and lake.
Near km 22 you will see a white school building (marked ‘C.P. LA
FRESNEDILLA’). This the place of encounter, we’ll
be waiting for you there to acompany you for the last past of the trip to our hostal. Give us a call or SMS 1 or
2 hours beforehand (when passing Ubeda) to let us know the approx. time of arrival.
o We live in the Nature
Park and rather isolated. Keep
in mind that you will have to walk ca. 30’
via a mountain path to our hostal.
o Your luggage can be transported by donkey or horse. (on request, for people who can’t walk the mountain path, we offer the posibility
of transport by 4 wheel drive via an alternative route from Mogon)
o We try to live in ecological balance with nature keeping
our impact to a minimum. Try to avoid bringing articles which disturb this balance
(bring f.i. bio degradable shampoo) and avoid throw-away articles.
Contact and more information:
POST: Leo and Ria Ghysels-Apers
Casa Cebadilla Baja
LISTA de CORREOS
Tel: (0034) 637.983.114 (SMS
or Voice Mail)
Would you like to speak us, send SMS of voice mail notifying
the time and date you’ll call (at least half a day beforehand). We’ll
make sure we can be reached at that time.