Pata Loco! with a pool to chill down, and a great value menu del dia to chow down Pata Loco
This restaurant is at the end of the best walk in the area; serving the best food with an gorgeous new spa... El Ventorro
When the Moors Ruled in Europe - fascinating documentary about the history of Islamic Spain. Essential viewing before a trip to the area.
A film of Alhama and it's people called "Alhama, tesoro de roca y agua"
A great little film of Alhama and the area by helicopter
Fancy taking to two wheels in Andalucia? Maggi and Geoff can take you on an amazing adventure with Cycling Country Guided one-day tours, explore all of Andalucia or do-it-yourself with detailed tour maps.
Alhama de Granada is justifiably famous all over Spain for it's ancient Moorish Spa; for information about treatments and products (in Spanish but quite easy to understand without much Spanish!)balneario/spa
For information about fantastic local walking routes, the geology, flora and fauna of our nearest Natural Park (Sierras Tejada, Almijara and Alhama) including how to access the hike to the peak of La Maroma from Alhama ...
Map of Alhama A printable Map of Alhama de Granada (pdf)
Car Hire For Car Hire we recommend MalagaCar - local company, great prices, and airport pick up - no queues!
Guardian Bar Ochoa is one of three most highly recommended bars in Spain in the Guardian, 31 December 2012
Telegraph London based restauranteur, Richard Bigg's, rundown of the best of Alhama in The Daily Telegraph
Guardian Bar El Tigre and Restaurante/Hospederia La Seguiriya are listed in The Best of Spain, 28 March 2011 in The Guardian
CIAG Great little museum all about the history and traditions of Alhama A detailed summary of the festivals and carnivals of the area; their history, dates and what to expect A list of wildflowers that can be found in the area, some of which only grow here A very useful calendar of events (music, festivals, sports,etc) covering the whole of Andalucia A really useful and easy-to-use route map that will also give you a printable road map of Alhama plus bus times
food, cooking and flamenco If you want to do some research on local culture then check out this well-presented site out for lots of information about local food (including recipes), recommendations for guidebooks and walking maps, cultural information and much more
travel for kids Loads of fun and practical ideas for things to do with kids in the area
El Refugio del Burrito El Refugio del Burrito is a registered Spanish Non-Profit Association working to improve conditions for donkeys and mules in Spain
Riofrio Riofrio (30 mins from Alhama) has the first Certified Organic Caviar Farm in the world. The little village has a number of great restaurants specialising in trout, sturgeon and cavier and a beautiful riverside walk