Tourist Info

Official tourism page for the area (in Spanish)

Majaelrayo on Facebook  (in Spanish)

WiFi access: Free in Majaelrayo at the Contrabajo bar


Where to sleep

MAJAELRAYO

La Majada del Rayo. This house rents for groups of up to 10 persons. It is a little out of town and very quiet. New since 2014. Very nicely decorated.

http://lamajadadelrayo.com

El Pajar Negro. This house rents for up to 8 persons. Attached house in the village itself. Spectacular minimalist decoracion with a great south-facing patio.

http://elpajarnegro.com

Las Cabezadas. Four apartments in well-tended installations. Each apartment has two bedrooms, living/kitchen area with fireplace, and bathroom. Very nice atmosphere.

www.lascabezadas.com

El Callejon de La Gata. Very large house that usually rents out completely for groups. It can sleep 18 in 5 rooms with double bed and bathroom. There is also a full apartment on the upper floor with living room, bedroom, kitchen and bath. There is a summer swimming pool.

www.elcallejondelagata.com

Cerezasymiel  Large house located on the outskirts of town. Surrounded by beautiful well-tended gardens. The entire house rents out for groups of up to 10 persons.

http://cerezasymiel.es/



CAMPILLO DE RANAS

El Abejaruco   Small 5 room hotel. Very well decorated.

http://www.casasruralesdeguadalajara.com

La Era de la Tia Donata   6 rooms. Located right next to a large complex specializing in weddings. Can be noisy.

www.laeradelatiadonata.com

La Casa del Sol   3 rooms plus a suite. In my opinion, one of the most attractive in the area.

www.casaruralcasadelsol.es


EL ESPINAR

Al Viento del Ocejon

http://alvientodelocejon.com


CAMPILLEJO

La Pizarra Negra

http://lapizarranegra.com

Los Doce Robles

http://losdocerobles.com

El Roblehueco

http://www.casasruralesdeguadalajara.com

IN THE COUNTRYSIDE

Albergue Rural Tejanegra   A rural hospice with room for 68 persons.

www.alberqueterjanegra

Where to eat

On the weekends, there is no problem since everything is open. If you come during the week, the selection is pretty slim but you won’t die of hunger.

Majaelrayo

El Jabali. The oldest restaurant in the area. In the main square. Specialized in roast lamb and kid that must be ordered 24 hours ahead. Telephones: 949 859 025/ 629 387 548. To avoid a long wait for a table, it is advisable to reserve in advance. There is a bar on the main floor. Opens Friday afternoons and from 9 AM Saturdays and Sundays. Closed during the week.

El Contrabajo. A small bar to the left as you arrive. There is no kitchen but they serve a nice selection of snacks and sandwiches. On Saturday and Sunday there are usually a couple of nice dishes available for a quick lunch. Opens Monday to Friday from 12 noon and Saturday and Sunday from 11 AM. It closes at night when everyone goes home.

Campillo de Ranas

La Garduña. A small bar in the center of town. During the summer there are two outside areas front and back. Has good “tapas”. The opening hours are a little complicated and not very dependable. Closes Sunday evening, Mondays and Tuesday. Opens from 12 noon to 4 PM and again from 6,30 PM to 11 PM.


Campillejo

Los Manzanos. A little bar/restaurant very popular with the locals. The bar opens in the morning until 9 PM. The snacks at the bar are especially good. The restaurant on the first floor opens for lunch. During the week there is a special inexpensive daily menu. Closes Mondays.

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