For hill walkers, a small access road directly behind the property provides direct access to the hills and more spectacular routes in the high mountains can be accessed by a very short drive. A huge range of difficulty levels are available and the ski station provides an excellent base all year round.
excellent courses nearby...
Granada is home to a number of excellent golf courses and Silverfield Villa is in a prime location for access with both Santa Clara and Granada Club de Golf being less than 3 miles from the villa.
Spain is now recognised as one of the greatest countries in the world for high end cuisine and Granada offers a huge choice of quality restaurants providing everything from paella to molecular gastronomy.
Music is part of the culture of Granada. It is played in bars, clubs, venues and even in the street. Guests can listen to everything from Flamenco to hip hop.
the Sierra Nevada resort...
The Sierra Nevada ski resort is extensive and modern with excellent access roads, an ultra-efficient gondola and one of the best sunshine records in the world. It also has a long season – generally opening in November and not closing until the end of April.
Granada is one of the few places in the world where it is possible to ski/snowboard in the morning and sunbathe on the beach in the afternoon.
The city of Granada is less than 10 minutes from Silverfield Villa by car. As a former capital of Spain, the locations to visit are extensive and include Generalife - the summer residence of the Nazarid kings, El Albaycin – the world famous medieval district, Plaza Nueva – the cultural centre of Granada and of course the Alhambra itself – the royal palace of the Moorish kings of Spain.
Granada is situated at the foot of the Sierra Nevada between two hills, separated by the Darro Valley, which cast their views over the wide vega. The River Darro flows through the centre of the city, dividing the hills of Sacromonte and Albaycin, that of the Alhambra.
Granada FC play in La Liga, meaning that some of the best clubs in the world visit to play including Real Madrid and Barcelona FC.