Come pamper yourself in Andalusia

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Relaxation in a peaceful environment, framed in an ideallic panorama, dressage at a high level with our P.R.E. stallions who have characteristically well-balanced temperaments. Or go on hacks in our sloping hilly landscape without having to deal with roads, motorised traffic or even fences. Let us pamper you with our culinary variety and dine in an extraordinary atmosphere.

Guests are welcome to spend a whole holiday or just a short stopover on the way to their destination. Experience our quiet and unique location and enjoy our special individually planned meals.

Away from the busy tourist hubs but still within reasonable driving distance to a safe sandy beach. Those of you who need sport activities won’t be disappointed, and will find great mountain biking with miles and miles of interesting trails and terrain.

Equestrian holiday in Andalusia, riding P.R.E. stallions

Whether you are an advanced rider or whether you haven’t been in the saddle for quite a while, we can tailor the equestrian schedule to fit your needs.

On our well-schooled and even-tempered horses, you can re-discover your love of the riding sport safely in a calm environment.

Advanced riders who are looking to improve their skills and hoping for some fine-tuning, or experienced riders who would like to give classic dressage a try, or improve your skills, will be thrilled about the opportunities we offer.

In addition to practising your dressage skills in our large dressage arena, with individual instruction, you also have the option of discovering our fantastic hills, on horseback, on extended guided hacks.

Welcome to your Equestrian holiday in Andalusia

The Strobl family
welcomes you to our
Boutique Hotel Residencia Fundador

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idyllic boutique hotel south east andalusia

The Boutique Hotel Residencia Fundador is located in the south-east of Andalusia, amidst a landscape of rolling hills, remote from the huge hotel conglomerates and run-of-the-mill tourist areas.
The area still has its original spanish flair and there is plenty to discover. Locals are friendly and willingly lend a helping hand. A great place to get to know this country and its people

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Riding school/Equestrian holiday

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Riding holiday in Andalusia: 1st class dressage training with individual private instruction in classical riding on our sensitive, well-schooled horses, predominantly P.R.E. stallions.

Hacks with experienced and reliable horses: for discovering our landscape we like to ride our Knabstruppers, using so-called sidepull, bitless bridles, and spanish or western saddles.

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charming boutique hotel in almeria 

In the middle of our 160000 square meter piece of land at 900m altitude, you’ll find our charming boutique hotel Residencia Fundador, surrounded by countless almond and olive groves.  You’ll feel the tranquility overtake you as you let your gaze drift over the soft rolling hills and take in the spectacular views across the distance painted in a colour spectrum which our skies regularly offer.  A guaranteed escape from today’s hectic lifestyles.

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PRE Pura Raza Espagnol - Andalusian horse, riding on p.r.e. stallions in spain

P.R.E. – Pura Raza Espanola:
these horses are a pure breed of spanish, andalusian origin, with documented registered bloodline.

the Knabstrupper is a baroque breed originating in Denmark.
Characteristically, they have a dapple-coloured coat.

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