How do I get there?
The price of our holidays does not include flights, allowing you to travel from your most convenient local airport. The starting point for our holidays is Málaga Airport. Flights to Málaga are plentiful and competitively priced from most UK airports and from others in northern Europe. Courtesy transfer from Málaga airport leaves between 12.00-12.30 on arrival day. Courtesy transfer from Torrox to Málaga airport on departure day leaves at 09.00 am. For other arrivals and departures, a private taxi can be arranged for you. The cost is 60 euros(one way)payable by the guest to the driver.
What equipment do I need to bring with me?
- Drawing Boards
- Lightweight Folding Chairs
- Water Jars
What is not provided:
- Paper/canvasses/sketch books
Your art tutor will send you an email prior to you departure date providing you with all information about equipment needed. If you would like this information sooner then please do not hesitate to contact us via the website.
Is the accommodation comfortable?
Accommodation is provided in a charming Spanish style houses in the village. Guests have their own bedroom and private bathroom. There is no single supplement if guests stay in a shared house.There is the option to upgrade to the beautiful boutique Hotel La Casa. Please enquire for prices and availability.
Will I have to share?
Paint Andalucia welcomes solo travellers and do not charge a single supplement if guests stay in a shared village house.
Is there internet access in the village?
Wi-fi is available at any time in the Hotel and in the bars and restaurants in the Plaza. Just ask for the codes..
Are there many single people on your holidays?
We particularly welcome solo travellers on our friendly and inclusive tours…everyone soon makes new friends!
What is the average age of people who go on your holidays?
We have guests of varying ages on our holidays and everyone is welcome.
Are vegetarians catered for?
We provide a delicious salad and fresh fruit with all our picnics. Dietary requirements and vgetarians are catered for and we ask that you make a note on your booking form.
Can I bring along somebody who does not wish to paint?
Certainly, and we will provide full information about places to visit, shopping etc. Non painting partners are not able to join the group on location during the day.
Do non-painting partners join us for meals?
Non-painting partners will join us for all evening meals at no extra cost.
I have mobility problems. Is this holiday suitable for me?
The houses all have staircases in them so wheel chair access is not available. The hotel does offer rooms on the ground floor but access to the terrace is via staircases.Some of the paint locations may not be suitable for guests that cannot walk. This is an activity holiday . Please enquire for further information.
Would I have to start very early in the morning?
The day begins at 10:00 in the morning.
Are any evening activities organised?
Dinner is taken as a group each night except on the rest day and late lunch day when no lunch or dinner is provided.
Is there a contact telephone number in Spain?
Yes, all contact information will be provided prior to start date.
Can I stay for extra days?
Yes, provided we are given sufficient notice and subject to availability. Transfers to the airport will then be arranged via private taxi or bus to be paid for by the guest.
Can I pay in euros/dollars?
Payment is by cheque, bank transfer or debit/credit card through Paypal. There is a 3% surcharge for debit/credit card payments. We can certainly arrange for you to pay in euros, dollars, and most other currencies.