El Cerrito is placed on top of a small hill with panoramic views. From the terraces there is almost no light pollution, which is ideal for observing the sky. El Cerrito also have a themed room called “The Milky Way”, which has a large private terrace with optimal quality for an amazing night of observation. El Cerrito offers free WI-FI.

    • Municipality: Los Cancajos. Breña Baja
    • Altitude: 15 meters over the sea level
    • GPS: 28º 38′ 49.4556″ 17º 45′ 36.3918″
    • Rooms: 40
    • Max. Persons: 3 people + 1 child or 2 people + 2 children
    • Average price: 40-50 €/night
    • Equipment:
      • 1 Mount Orion Paragon Binocular – Plus BT81S-A, with tripod
      • 2 Ipads tablets with many astronomical apps installed
      • 1 themed apartment called “La Vía Láctea/Milky Way”
      • Breakfast place is decorated with tables which have a large sample of images of the night sky, which can be observed throughout the year from our facilities
    • Observation areas in the complex: 1 apartment with private terrace for observation, garden areas, roofs and common patios (all with low light areas inside where you can make night observations)
    • Street lighting around the complex: East, north and south sides are low lighting and back/west side is lower.


The Roque de los Muchachos Observatory is open to visitors.
Take this chance and enjoy the stars from one of the most privileged sites on the planet for astronomic observations.

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