About Cool Arts

Cool Arts is a hive of creativity throughout the year offering a range of workshops, retreats and seminars.
PAINTING - Rosemary Burns studied Art and Design at the National College of Art and Design in Dublin. A well known watercolour artist, her work is included in many private and corporate collections. Rosemary offers regular watercolour painting holidays for groups at Cool Arts.
YOGA - We have visiting yoga instructors who offer week long retreats.
MUSIC - Guitar, piano and voice workshops are also available on request.
If you would like to run a week or 2 week creative workshop or wellbeing retreat, please get in touch with us and we would be delighted to talk about possibilities.

The Coast & Beaches

Torre del Mar, the nearest beach, is 30 mins drive. Further west lies Nerja, a pretty seaside town with popular beaches and a lots little shops, bars and good restaurants. Further west are more secluded coves and beaches.

Travel & Distances

Malaga Airport is one hour's drive and Granada Airport is one and a half hour's drive. Car hire is essential.

- Comares, our nearest village, is 3kms away
- Velez Malaga/Torre del Mar is 25kms from us
- Beautiful town of Nerja is a 40kms drive
- Malaga city is 50kms from our location
- The city of Granada is about 90kms from us

Local Information

Local shops, restaurants, bars and banks are available in Comares village which is just 3km away. There is a hypermarket at El Ingenio just outside Velez-Malaga.
Comares is a historic Moorish village with panoramic views of countryside and in the distance the Mediterranean sea.
Horseriding, cycling, hillwalking and watersports are all available locally.
The village of Comares has a newly-opened Zip-line, rock-climbing and mountain biking.