Set in Rodalquilar, in the heart of Cabo de Gata-Níjar Nature Reserve, the homely El Jardín de los Sueños is a beautiful boutique property set in 8 km² of gardens. This charming property is over 100 years old, and features an original round terrace and an outdoor swimming pool surrounded by olive trees. Set in restored outbuildings, the rooms at El Jardín de los Sueños feature arched ceilings, whitewashed walls and attractive, modern finishes. Each is accessed via a private garden and terrace, and includes air conditioning and tea and coffee-making facilities. Suites also feature a kitchen facilities and a seating area. Pets are allowed. You can relax in the Jardín de los Sueños' library, where there is a collection of books in 7 languages. Breakfast is served on the terrace or in the glass-fronted dining room, which offers lovely views of the surrounding countryside. The property has a quiet setting, ideal for hiking, cycling, horse riding, sailing and snorkelling. The nearest beaches can be reached in less than 5 minutes by car. You can visit the old gold mines, botanic gardens and the Volcanic Museum in the centre of Rodalquilar. Nijar is a 30-minute drive away and San José can be reached in 15 minutes by car.