Casa Pilar Alto, Illora is built into the rock which dominates the centre of this lovely white painted Spanish town in Granada, Andalucia, Spain. Casa Pilar Alto is a delightful new self catering accommodation of hotel standard or alojamiento rural in Illora – second city of the province of Granada in the time of the Moors and set on the Washington Irving route between Seville and Granada. High on the rock are the remains of a 9th century Moorish castle.
At Casa Pilar Alto Illora you will enjoy excellent self catering accommodation to hotel standard along with friendly, personal service from the owners. Guests will enjoy hotel standard accommodation and the newly refurbished rooms along with use of the air conditioned communal kitchen and dining area on our lovely terraces.
The lovely white painted town of Illora is just 35 minutes drive from the centre of Granada, 10 minutes drive from Montefrio, a beautiful quaint town with a historic church and a Moorish castle. Illora is only an hour from the coast (Costa Tropical) and Sierra Nevada ski resorts. Illora is a superb centre for touring the neighbouring provinces of Cordoba, Malaga and Seville.
Illora has a host of bars and cafes and is a centre for many outdoor activities, including horse riding and hill walking in the Sierra Parapanda. The buildings are quaint, the streets are narrow and steep and are filled with character you can only experience in the heart of Spanish Spain !
Alternatively, you can simply enjoy good company and soak up the sun on Casa Pilar Alto Illora's four private terraces high above the accommodation and the town with stunning views of the surrounding hills and valleys, and its lovely 16th century church. Indoors, we have a DVD library, a selection of books and magazines and some board games for children.
The people of Illora are very friendly and will welcome you as an old friend. In our website you will have more information regarding the town, its history and as well as Granada centre and other nearby historical and beautiful neighbouring towns to visit whilst you are here in Illora.
We look forward to welcoming you soon at Casa Pilar Alto Illora Granada Andalucia !