Casa Ava is between the ancient hilltop towns of Iznajar and Rute, about 50 minutes drive north from Malaga on very good roads. Flights to Malaga are numerous and frequent and cheap! Recently some airlines are promoting even cheaper fares to Granada airport, which is the same distance from Casa Ava. You will need to arrange a hire car.
GPS co-ordinates for Casa-Ava are; N 37 18.614, W 4 20.371 enter into Google Maps
Drive from Malaga Airport ...
from car hire or MalagaCar.. right onto roundabout
take the N340(A7) towards Malaga
Follow signs for Antequera, Granada, Cordoba, Sevilla
Take the N331(A45)
Follow the signs towards Cordoba [A45]
Climb over the mountains north of Malaga, drop down onto plain and continue past Antequera [on your left] towards Cordoba, then after Benameji take the A344 towards Rute.
Turn right at the T junction as you get to Rute [with a large white hotel on your right] signposted to Iznajar.
Drop down a long hill and at the bottom just after it starts to rise up see the left turn to La Hoz.
Turn left onto the old road, signed La Hoz, continue a few hundred meters over a small rise and the house ahead is Casa Ava.
From Granada and Sevilla follow the A92 motorway and leave at the Junction for the A333 (Villanueva de Tapia, and Iznajar)
Remain on the A333, passing Villanueva de Tapia to your right, and continue following signs towards Iznajar.
Your first views of Iznajar and the lake will take your breath away. Go across the spectacular bridge over the lake and on past Iznajar for a few minutes along the northern shore towards Rute.
Look out for the hamlet of La Hoz which is on your right about a mile before Rute
Turn right onto the old Rute road, signed La Hoz, continue a few hundred meters over a small rise and the house ahead is Casa Ava.
Returning from Casa Ava to Malaga airport. Drive back towards Malaga. As you get closer follow the motorway signs, look out for airport icon. There are a few. They look like they are directing you to Torremolinos.