Rural Holidays Spain at El Minarete is located in the rural town of Huéscar, Granada, an area of natural tourism in the Altiplano region of Andalucia.
El Minarete is a house of outstanding architecture and traditional style. Located in the centre of the rural town of Huéscar, it represents a wonderful holiday option for tourists and visitors to the area.
Huéscar is located in the north of the Granada province, and is 150 km from the capital city. It has a privileged natural environment: Sierra de la Sagra, Castril Natural Park, National Park Segura and Cazorla.
El Minarete was recently updated and and adapted for tourism, but respecting its original style and architecture, thereby achieving a high degree of authenticity.
HUESCAR AND THE CHURCH OF SANTA MARIA
Huéscar is a stately town which experienced its social and economic splendor in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.
It has the church of Santa Maria, Andalusian Renaissance jewel, the Convent of San Francisco, and Santo Domingo the Tower of Homage and Granary.
Since 2009, the church of Santa Maria Huéscar, has had the status of Perpetual Jubilee Temple, by concession of Pope Benedict. This National Monument is considered one of the wonders of the province.