7 Cave Hotels In Andalusia, Spain - Updated 2023


Andalusia is a large region situated in the hills, rivers, and farmland bordering Spain’s southern coast. This autonomous community of Spain is renowned for its medieval architecture dating back to the Moorish rule from the 8th to the 15th century. One such notable architecture from their rule includes landmarks such as Alcazar castle in Seville, Córdoba’s Mezquita Mosque-Cathedral, Granada’s Alhambra palace. The territories of Andalusia are divided into eight provinces and with so many towns, villages, and mountains, this area is recognized as a “historic nationality.” No wonder so many tourists make sure they head to Andalusia when visiting Spain. With so many things to see, do, or explore, it is no surprise that you will research some of the best places to set up your base. Hence, we have listed down some of the best cave hotels in Andalusia, Spain, that everyone must experience once in a while.

1. Casas Cueva La Tala (from USD 64)

Located just 20 minutes from Guadix, this cave accommodation exudes an aura from the medieval era. Boasting a large outdoor swimming pool, this property also features a kitchen, dining area, bedrooms, bathrooms, parking space, attractive gardens, tennis court, and BBQ facilities. These caves are surrounded by nature, giving this property a pleasant temperature all year.

Casas Cueva La Tala

Address: Autovia A92-N Km 1.5

2. Cuevas Andalucia (from USD 81)

Nestled right outside Baza in the desert of Altiplano from Granada, this ecological property boasts tranquil caves, solar heated swimming pools, and offers pristine views of the Andalusian countryside. Intricately designed with modern decor, each unit is air-conditioned and comes with a free Wi-Fi, satellite TV, and a fireplace. This property also comprises a kitchen, microwave, ceramic hob, and an oven. The property is surrounded by nearby attractions like Baza Lake, Sierra Nevada National Park, and more.

Cuevas Andalucia

Wifi Available

Address: Camino de Oria s/n
Accommodates: 8

Parking Tennis court Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services

3. Cuevas Pedro Antonio de Alarcon (from USD 54)

Take a vacation that is as beautiful as the views surrounded by Guadix and the Sierra Nevada. The caves at this property feature a rustic-style decor with red clay, white-washed walls, and a fireplace. Along with this, there’s also a kitchenette with a hob, microwave, satellite TV, bathroom, on-site bar, and barbecue facilities available. You can explore the beaches of Costa Tropical, Alpujarra Mountains, and Granada, when you are not lounging in the caves.

Cuevas Pedro Antonio de Alarcon

Wifi Available

Address: Barriada San Torcuato, S/N
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

4. Cuevas del Tio Tobas (from USD 73)

This property looks like it has come straight out of a postcard and it is located close to Sierra Nevada, Grenada, and the beaches of Cabo de Gata. Offering an experience unlike any other, this caved accommodation boasts an outdoor swimming pool and a restaurant. These caves, apartments and the studios, are intricately decorated and they feature a fireplace, a barbecue, a kitchen, and a bathroom. You will also find great countryside views from select rooms.

Cuevas del Tio Tobas

Wifi Available

Address: Carretera de Almeria, Km 1
Accommodates: 5

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Garden Terrace

5. Cuevas Del Zenete (from USD 76)

This lovely boutique hotel located next to the town of Alcudia de Gaudix is made up of nine rustic houses converted from caves and comprises two bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room with a fireplace, and a kitchen. This place also offers various interesting activities such as quad biking and four by four horse riding, which is dependent on the time of the year that you visit Spain. Completely surrounded by nature, these cave houses are close to the tourist attractions like Sierra Nevada National Park and the city of Almería.

Cuevas Del Zenete

Wifi Available

Address: Travesia de los Derechos Humanos, Km 1,5
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Tennis court Garden Terrace

6. Cuevas de María (from USD 38)

This accommodation straight out of everybody’s dream home features a terrace with barbecue facilities and outdoor furniture. The features of the caves are set against the impressive rock formations and the apartment comprises a TV, washing machine, and fully equipped kitchenette with a coffee machine. To top it off, the Maria Caves display exposed brick, tiled floors, and arched ceilings. Explore the nearby areas such as Alcazaba of Guadix and Granada.

Cuevas de María

Wifi Available

Address: Calle Ermita Nueva Nº 52
Accommodates: 6

Parking Pets allowed Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Free parking Internet services

7. Cuevas Olmos (from USD 66)

Located at a distance of only 7 km (4.3 miles) from Guadix, this accommodation comprises a seasonal outdoor pool, gardens, and barbecue facilities. These rustic-style cave apartments boast traditional decor that features one or two bedrooms in every cave, with a private bathroom and a cozy lounge with a TV. You also get to enjoy a fireplace, fridge toaster, and a coffeemaker to make you feel like you are right at home. Explore the nearby attractions by visiting the beaches of Costa de Almería and Sierra Nevada National Park.

Enjoy the breathtaking views of Andalusia

The mountains of Andalusia are a beautiful place for everybody to visit. If you are looking for panoramic views, colorful sunsets, and an ample amount of outdoor activities, Andalusia takes the torch! As nature is abundant in this community of Spain, the temperature remains pleasant all year round. Because of this, you get a great opportunity to explore through biking and hiking the mountain trails, or going horseback riding in the countryside. You get it all here! And when your day ends, you can rest in your caves, just like the locals.

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Born in Mumbai and brought up in Bangalore, India, Aarti is a full-time freelance writer by profession. She is a lover of everything the ‘blue dot’ offers—world cultures, off-the-beaten tracks,...Read more

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