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Here are our TOP favourite things to do

Cyclemalaga is based in the village of Competa. They deliver bicycles directly to our house. You can hire high-quality carbon and aluminium road bikes / racing bikes & mountain bikes allowing you to explore the stunning countryside around the white villages of Competa, Canillas de Albaida, Archez, Sayalonga, Canillas de Aceituno and Frigiliana to name but a few, as well as experience the coastal towns of Nerja, Torrox, Torre del Mar, Rincon de la Victoria and of course Malaga.

Big and clean public pool just 250 m away (life-guarded). The average cost is 2 euro per day/adult and 1 euro per day/child and you can leave the pool for example for lunch and come back with the same ticket. Opens around 20th of June and closes around 7th of September (depending on school vacation in Spain). The pool area has also a bar.


Make an excursion arranged by Salamandra!

Salamandra is situated in Competa and they are happy to arrange customized trips according to guests' wishes...

Take part of the local festivities in Canillas de Albaida or Competa..and there are many, I promise!

Explore Nerja Caves (Cuevas de Nerja)!

Do Yoga!

Our favourite restaurants listed find you here...

Go for horseback riding!

An Andalusian man without his horse is like a matador without a cape...There are numerous places to hire horses. Farms, riding schools, hotels and small stables offer a wide range of horses ranging from solid local Andalucian horses to stunning white stallions with tumbling manes.

Listen to the live concert in Canillas de Albaida (Plaza or a local restaurant)! They normally place the leaflets at the restaurant walls - or just ask them: Restaurant Posada  La Plaza/Canillas de Albaida, El Pampano/Competa, El Fogón Del Pibe/Canillas de Albaida, Bar Cerezo/Canillas de Albaida, Plaza/Competa. 

More information: GRAPEVINE/ The local magazine (published once a month) -

Bird watching!

Common Swifts are returning to the town around April. It is lots of fun to follow their nesting and endless flying (they sleep in the air).

Make a visit in one of our Bodegas (Vineyards)!

Sky watching at our rooftop terrace!

Go for Trekking! There are multiple, all level walks you can't just miss!

Absolutely beautiful - stunning rivers with the clearest water, gorgeous waterfalls and exciting caves...

Walking routes start from our entrance. Multiple walking routes to choose ...available on all levels! Canillas de Albaida has also many biking routes to offer - both on-road and off-road.

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