Your guide to boutique Andalusian accommodation and travel planners.
This family firm, which offers a modern fleet of motorhomes and campervans ideal for couples and families, is run by founder Gonzalo Ros. Flamenco Campers inspires a fun way to explore southern Spain for the independent traveller.
Iván Ricoy is director and founder of Genuine Andalusia, a company that offers private tours and experiences aimed at connecting travellers with the Andalusian culture and lifestyle, food and wine, and outdoors and nature - defined by comfort, beauty and authenticity.
The Luxury Villa Collection
The Luxury Villa Collection, a hand-picked portfolio of private luxury villas to rent in beautiful locations around Andalucía, is the creation of Lindsay Gregory. She selects unique properties with private pools and creates special holidays with concierge services and housekeeping included during each stay.
Toma & Coe
Manni Coe is without doubt an expert on southern Spain. His holiday firm has grown significantly over the years, providing tours and unique experiences for the discerning traveller. His team are specialists in rural Andalucía with a focus on food and wine.
Nicky Morris Goodman has created Hola Seville, an intimate collection of historic, characterful city properties that she has restored and offered for rental. In her own words, these “lovingly restored, beautiful spaces are your home-from-home in Seville”.
Nicky’s homes are also available through the #MyTravelPledge campaign, for nominated healthcare workers to enjoy.
My Local Concierge
Fay Wallis is the energy behind this luxury lifestyle and property management company, based in Puerto Banús. Services encompass Villa Rental, Property Management, Concierge and Event Planning, for visitors and locals.
Lynsey Drake has created La Rosilla, which showcases the lifestyle and food of rural Andalucía. Services embrace catering, private dining and events, as well as paella cooking days, gourmet days, and cooking and culture tours - it’s all about bringing people together with the love of food.
Partners Ian Rutter and Andrew Watson are the welcoming hosts of this Boutique Bed & Breakfast, found in a delightful rural village. Their Granada Concierge (Granadaconcierge.com) business offers immersive cultural and creative course holidays in Andalucía, where guests can learn flamenco, cookery, painting, creative writing and photography.
Ian and Andrew are also the creators of #MyTravelPledge, a campaign offering free short-stays to nominated healthcare workers once the coronavirus crisis subsides.
Samuel Lister is the founder and director of Tailormade Andalucia which promises to combine indepth local knowledge with a traveller’s eye, enabling them to hand craft authentic and private holiday experiences. From their base in Seville, Tailormade Andalucia endeavours to take guests off the beaten track and show the real Spain.
Eduardo Blanco Private Travel & Concierge
Eduardo is one of the region’s most accomplished travel experts. He arranges high-end private experiences and travel concierge services in Spain for individuals, couples, small groups as well as for families. Andalucía is one of Eduardo’s key regions since it is offers so much for the traveller.
We Love Malaga
Víctor Garrido is one of Malaga’s greatest ambassadors. A world traveller, he always comes back to his roots, the city of Malaga where he offers private walking tours, food and tapas tours and guided day trips in Malaga and to other cities in Andalucía.
Founder Ignacio Soto offers unique travel tours in the Strait of Gibraltar Natural Park, an area of unique importance for migratory animals. Ignacio also provides unprecedented access to the living history of Cádiz, though guided visits to the traditional fishing method of red tuna, known as the Almadraba. This dates back to the Phoenicians, and the beginning of civilisation on the west coast of Andalucía. Visitors can soon explore ‘Almadraba en Tierra’ a new multisensory interpretation centre that brings all elements of the story together from the history through to contemporary tuna cuisine.
Annie B’s Kitchen
Annie offers a charming way to mix food, wine and culture in the beautiful village of Vejer de la Frontera where even ‘non cooks’ are promised to have a lot of fun preparing and enjoying delicious lunches of local produce in beautiful surroundings.