Ronda can be found in the heart of Serrania de Ronda, in the province of Málaga. It is one of the most visited cities in Spain and one of the most beloved regions of Andalucia. Everyone who goes there is charmed by its outstanding natural beauty, with its mesmerising river valleys and ravines. It is a very interesting place to visit if you love places full of history that still maintain that timeless look which seems to separate them slightly apart from the rest of the world. Ronda is like an encyclopedia of the past and is full of mementoes left behind by ancient people, dating all the way back to the Neolithic Age. This is a city that should be seen but also listened to, as well as fully appreciated.
If you’re spending some time there, you should stay somewhere you know will make your holiday even more special. That’s why we’ve made a list of the best places to stay in Ronda to help you find that special place. Choose from great hotels to secluded villas and modern apartments: this list has what you need!
Catalonia Ronda is a luxurious hotel located in Ronda’s town centre, right next to its famous bullring. Featuring an infinity pool, a hot tub and a rooftop terrace overlooking the square and Tajo de Ronda, this hotel will offer you more than an amazing stay: it will give you the chance to treat yourself and have that well-deserved relaxing time. The rooms are elegant and include a minibar and tea/coffee making appliances, as well as private bathroom. Catalonia Ronda also has a restaurant serving typical Andalusian dishes and a snack bar where you can try authentic Spanish tapas. This is one of the best accommodations available in Ronda and we know you want to book it!
Address: 16 Calle Virgen de la Paz, 29400 Ronda, Spain (see map)
Price: from 108 USD (90 EUR)
Here’s another treat for you: this hotel not only has incredible panoramic views over the city but also a spa with a hydrotherapy pool, a Turkish bath and hydromassage showers! Of course you have to pay a bit more to be able to enjoy these perks but where else would you find this for such an affordable price? Only in Ronda! This hotel used to be the home of Rainer Maria Rilke, the famous German poet, so if you’re a fan, you would be disappointing him if you stayed anywhere else. Besides, this hotel has amazing rooms that will surely feel like home after you spend a day in the sun exploring the city. What else could you need?
Catalonia Reina Victoria Wellness & Spa
Address: Jerez, 25, 29400 Ronda, Spain (see map)
Price: from 108 USD (90 EUR)
This is a more affordable choice for the less picky travelers; however, it certainly is a charming place to stay during your visit to Ronda. The location is great: set right in the historical centre and facing Ronda’s bullring, this hotel is close to the main attractions of the city and is a good choice if you’re staying for just a couple of days. It features functional, comfortable and modern rooms, some of them designed for people with allergies. There’s parking available, a restaurant and a coffee shop, so you won’t be wishing for anything!
Address: Virgen de la Paz, 24, 29400 Ronda, Spain (see map)
Price: from 79 USD (66 EUR)
Hotel Molino del Arco is set in a renovated 18th-century building, located in a more secluded area close to Ronda’s city centre. It is a stunning, traditional looking hotel, where you’ll feel like you’re having a true Spanish experience. The rooms are uniquely decorated, inspired by the noble houses in the region, and include a private bathroom with all the essentials. Featuring a restaurant, a wine cellar, a snack bar and a laundry service, this hotel has everything. Oh, and also pools! You’re going to need one to survive the heat of the Spanish countryside.
Molino del Arco
Address: Partido de los Frontones, s/n, 29400 Ronda, Spain (see map)
Price: from 103 USD (86 EUR)
La Perla Blanca is supposed to be a couples retreat but it’s honestly a great place to stay no matter who you’re traveling with. This guest house is surrounded by vineyards and is located a few minutes from Ronda. It features a winery, a bar, a swimming pool, an organic vegetable garden, a library… Yes, it’s basically a whole little village in just one house. The rooms are colorful and refreshing, with an en-suite bathroom with double sinks. This is the place to stay for a relaxing time away.
La Perla Blanca
Address: A-374, 29400 Ronda, Spain (see map)
Price: from 115 USD (96 EUR)
Ronda is a historical city but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t have modern accommodations for people who don’t like to feel like they’ve gone back in time. This apartment is an example: it’s beautiful, functional, comfortable and fully equipped with all the essentials you need to have a stay with nothing to worry about. It comprises a double bedroom, a spacious living room, a kitchen and a bathroom. There’s parking available if you’re traveling by car and Wi-Fi throughout. If you’re staying in Ronda for a week or so, this might be a genius option!
A modern apartment in the centre of Ronda
Price: from 40 USD (33 EUR)
Number of Guests: 2
‘New’ is usually connected with 'modern’ and of course this apartment is no exception! Located just a couple of minutes’ walk from the city centre, this lovely apartment can accommodate a couple on a romantic holiday or even a solo traveller who love their own space. It features a double bedroom, a bathroom, a living room and a fully equipped kitchen where you can prepare your own meals. Definitely an option to consider.
A new flat in Ronda
Price: from 58 USD (48 EUR)
Number of Guests: 2
Now, if you really want to stay in an apartment and are traveling with two more people, this is where you should stay. This beautiful apartment is located in the historic centre, right next to Puente Nuevo. The decoration is absolutely lovely and it offers the whole house a romantic, cosy feeling. You can even bring your pet with you!
A lovely apartment in central Ronda
Price: from 73 USD (60 EUR)
Number of Guests: 3
Going on a trip with the whole family? There’s nothing better than finding a place which can accommodate everyone with all the comfort they deserve, is there? Well, you’ve just found it. This amazing villa can take up to 14 people and if the price is shared, it’s completely affordable. Located just outside Ronda, this peaceful villa has incredible views over its surrounding hills and offers high-quality accommodation plus a large outdoor space where you can enjoy the fresh air and the sun with your loved ones. There is a pool, a jacuzzi and a lounge area perfect to relax after a day of exploring. The interior of the house will impress you with its exposed beams, fireplaces and overall décor. You can find entertainment in the library room or even at the indoor cinema! Yes, you didn’t imagine words. There is a large parking area available and plenty of things to hire for the children, like bouncy castles and bikes. There’s no better place to stay with your family than this fabulous villa.
A spectacular villa with pool and jacuzzi
Price: from 1201 USD (999 EUR)
Number of Guests: 14
If you’re traveling with 3 more people or with your small family, you should consider staying at this village house. Overlooking Sierra de Grazalema, this place echoes the city’s Moorish past in its style and décor. The bedrooms are perfect especially for hot summer days and the terrace is a wonderful vantage point to see the sunset. This village house is perfect for a relaxing summer holiday far away from traffic sounds and the rush of the city.
A village house overlooking Sierra de Grazalema
Price: from 84 USD (70 EUR)
Number of Guests: 4
Ronda: a city that breathes new life into your own
Ronda is one of the best destinations to get a relaxing, re-energizing time away with the ones that are closer to you. It’s one of those places that will remind you of what makes this world special and it is somewhere that will always come up in your mind when people ask you what your favorite places in the whole planet are. Choose one of the accommodations in this list and you’ll be guaranteed to build new, unforgettable memories in this beautiful Andalucian city.
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