Directions to Casa Bombo
Map & Directions
From the bus station or train:
1) If you have heavy luggage the best solution is by taxi. It can cost around 6 euros tot. (train) / 7 euros (bus) .
Ask to be dropped at Aljibe de las Tomasas on the street Camino S.Nicolas.
Take the street down and first turn right at (Aljibe del Trillo) and after 10 meters you will find our house on left, number 22.
2) Take bus number 3 or 33** to the center - Gran Via, drop at Cathedral bus stop. From here you may walk or take the minibus 31 to Albayzin.
2- A) By minibus 31 or 35**: Get it in front of the cathedral and get down at Aljibe de las Tomasas, (CasaBombo is just 100 meters down),so go down and first right you'll arrive in Aljibe del Trillo street and go straight on and on left ou will find our house at number 22, CasaBombo.
Do not hesitate to ask the driver to let you know where is Aljibe de las Tomasas bus stop.
2-B) Walking from the cathedral: When leaving the bus cross Gran Via and go on left until the Bank La Caixa, on right take the street Carcel Baja, cross Calle Elvira and Keep walking towards the street CALDERERIA NUEVA. You will pass several shops and Arab restaurants. At the end of Nueva Street Caldereria is a church and the street shall be called 'CUESTA DE SAN GREGORIO'. Climb until you reach a Bar call 4 Gatos and just after this bar turn right into Aljibe del Trillo , CasaBombo is at number 22. If you come with heavy luggage, we recommend you come by taxi or minibus since the streets are cobbled stones.
PLEASE NOTE: FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS AND MAP BEFORE YOU COME! ALBAYZIN CONVERTED IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD IS VERY EASY TO LOSE YOURSELF!
From Malaga, take the ring road of Granada and take the exit called Mendez Nunez and continue along Avenida Fuente Nueva make the tunnel until you reach the Avenida de la Constitucion. There, at the trafic lights, go straight on into the Avenida de Madrid and take the direction of Albayzin-Carretera de Murcia.
Looking for a parking right here where there is a Tablao Flamenco, if you feel lucky and you want to enter in the historic center:
from Carretera de Murcia, you go into the Albaycin through the Pages Street (Calle Pages), continue until you arrive at the Salvador Church (Iglesia del Salvador). Once there, go around the church into the Tomasas Street (Carril de las Tomasas), then take Camino Nuevo de San Nicolas, until you reach at least Santa Isabel la Real.
You should park in that street. To get to the house by car is not easy and it is difficult to find a place to park the car.
Calle Aljibe de trillo is a street just 50 meters down from mirador San Nicolas.
Important if driving:
The district of the Albayzin is protected by the UNESCO and the access by car is restricted. You should know that to get into the Calle Pages, you have to do it from 8-11am or 2-8pm. Otherwise the entrance is restricted to residents only. There is no time limit to exit the old district.