Olive mill with guest accommodation hotel serrania de Ronda Andalucia

Gaucin property REF: MB1053 

Property for sale near Ronda and Gaucin

Perched on the edge of Algatocin this rare property has incredible views of the Genal valley, the property consists of 4 buildings, one large very old Cortijo style property which is mostly open plan and was a working mill and distillery. A two bedroom rental cottage with kitchen and living room and bathroom, a studio apartment ( which has a floor below the same size that could be converted to one the same as above, and a small two story guest cottage in need of upgrading. The property has views from every location and a nice swimming pool with views directly overlooking the whole valley.

The Property:

Main house: 

This unique property dates back to at least Roman times, Teeming with history and full of authentic character the property has been left as open plan as possible.

You can enter from the top floor which takes you into a large open plan living space with an open fire, an olive press, and an olive mill. The area is let up as a large living room and has views to the ground floor as it has a balcony overlooking the ground floor.

On one side of this large room is a double bedroom, chestnut beams throughout, and on the opposite side of the building is a spacious bathroom.

Stairs lead down to the ground floor from here which also has its own access from the porch area facing outstanding views of the valle del Genal.

On the ground floor, you have another large lounge area with a bedroom, kitchen, and bathroom off here. Also in the corner, you have a natural spring that fills an ancient water storage tank that used to be used to cool the copper coils of the still that also was used in this amazing property.

Guest house

a short distance from the old mill is a two story building that has two apartments, on each floor.

The Ground floor apartment has a lounge with a fireplace and open plan kitchen, a bathroom, and two bedrooms. All very nicely done and with its own seating area out front for great views and access to the swimming pool nearby.

The First floor apartment has a large living room kitchen area with large windows with incredible views and also a large balcony which has even more impressive views. There is also a bathroom and two unfinished bedrooms that just need tiling and rendering and painting to be finished off.  It also has access to the flat roof that just needs adjusting for safety as it has no handrails or walls around the terrace.

Guest house 2

A charming little apartment with again, outstanding views, which is a large living room, kitchenette, bathroom, and one large bedroom.

Below this on the ground floor is a space that hasn’t been used that could be another studio apartment.

Guest house 3

A Small building with kitchen and lounge on one floor with open fireplace and a bedroom and bathroom on the floor above.


The outside areas of the property consist of terraces as the land is steep. It has paths that lead from one building to the other, incredibly verdant and lush with plants the area around the buildings is bursting with greenery. All the buildings have their own outdoor spaces to enjoy the views and have your own private outdoor spaces.

On the grounds there is a wealth of water here, it has its own natural water spring directly onto the land that flows incessantly all year around. This feeds the internal water deposit, which feeds an outdoor water deposit that then irrigates the land.

there is also a large pool sized water deposit for even more storage and a swimming pool with unbeatable views of the surrounding mountains and forest.

The property has mains electricity and water through its own supply from the spring is more than enough and literally is overflowing all year.

The Area

Located just on the edge of Algatocin, a short 10 minute drive to Gaucin, And 40 minutes to the coast and the beaches of the Costa del sol. Its also a 15 minute drive from the Genal river which has many beautiful wild swimming spots and has very clean water.

there are restaurants close by, shops and all amenities close by. A 30 minute drive to Ronda, the capital of this beautiful area. Well positioned, good access, huge commercial potential and well connected to all the surrounding villages and just over 90 minutes to Malaga international Airport.