Here we have arguably one of Andalucia's finest country residences. The perfect retreat, equestrian mansion, private country residence or luxury boutique hotel. The Palacio is perfectly situated just half an hour from the lively city of Seville. The former summer residence of a Duke from Madrid and his family, the property offers total peace and tranquillity and sumptuous accommodation with character and charm. Steeped in history, the property has been the subject of a total and sympathetic restoration over the last 5 years and will now make a wonderful countryside home or luxury boutique hotel. Approached by it's own private tree-lined avenue, The estate looks every bit the perfect Andalucian country home and would be perfect in a commercial aspect as well. The Palacio is a traditional hacienda boasting flexible accommodation around an original cobbled courtyard. Mature trees create cooling shade to compliment the soothing sounds of the central fountain, while the Bougainvillea and Oleander provide beautiful shades of colour. Inside the property features 7 large bedroom suites, an assortment of homely, luxurious and bespoke living areas, and has even featured in magazines and advertising campaigns. There is a total of 1,200 sq m of accommodation. The property also features an outdoor and indoor swimming pool. A wonderful all year round extravagance, the Palacio's heated indoor Moroccan inspired pool really comes into its own in the cooler winter months. No detail has been forgotten - the indoor pool features authentic hand-made tiles on the floor and in the pool and intricate plaster work - every feature combines to create an exotic flavour of the orient in the pool area. The Palacio boasts a state of the art, country-style, farm-house kitchen. There is the master bedroom, further honey-moon suites with their own private terraces and the remaining sumptuous bedroom suites - all with en-suite bathrooms. The gardens have been landscaped and there are numerous private patios. The Palacio sits within its own grounds, surrounded by mature olive groves, approached by its own tree-lined avenue and has ample parking. In total the land comprises of 3.5 hectares /35000m2 / 9 acres. There is a garage and main electricity. There is a deep well for water, Location and position The Palacio is the ultimate retreat, the perfect place to relax and unwind - a sanctuary of peace and quiet. Conveniently located and within a 10 minute drive of three charming Andalucian villages all with an array of restaurants. The Palacio is conveniently located between Seville and the stunning town of Ronda. The Palacio lies within pretty rolling countryside, a apatchwork quilt of olive groves, sunflowers and cereal crops making the location ideal for all sorts of outdoor activities, especially good for horse lovers! The stunning natural beauty of the mountainous and forest covered Grazalema and Alcornocales National Parks can be both enjoyed within half an hour.