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Lecrin Vallei

La Casa en el Valle is located in the Lecrin Valley, also called the valley of happiness. It is located between Granada and the Costa Tropical. A quiet and unspoilt green valley with several authentic Spanish white villages. You can wander for hours along orange and lemon trees. And enjoy the spectacular views of Lake Beznar and the peaks of the Sierra Nevada. In the typical Andalusian white villages such as El Padul, Durcál and Nigüelas, which are located in the Lecrin valley, it seems as if time has stood still.

valle de lecrin

The valley

Orange and lemon trees, vines, fields full of all kinds of crops and orchards with olive and almond trees are part of the evergreen landscape of this fertile valley. Lecrin offers a great view of the Sierra Nevada and the reservoir of Beznar. Due to the abundance of water and the excellent climate the flora and fauna of the valley are also very varied, with some subtropical species, which are difficult to find at this altitude in other parts of the world.

Melegis Lecrin vallei


La Casa en el Valle is located in the white village of Melegis towards Restabal (the next village). The village is an oasis of peace. In front of the house you can enjoy a delicious meal at Los Naranjos, a well-known restaurant among the locals. La Casa en el Valle is a wonderful fall back base after a day of city, beach or walking.

Falle de Niguelas


Nigüelas is the highest village in the Lecrin Valley and lies at the foot of the Sierra Nevada. There are many walking routes from this picturesque village to undertake. Such as the viewpoint Rasuela from which you can see the entire Lecrin Valley and of course Falla de Niguelas an authentic natural monument. A part of the G-7 route passes through Nigüelas and Lanjaron.