The autumn It is an ideal time for wine tourism, among other things because during this season the vines stain the landscapes with surprising colors. Of course, this changing, magnetic and attractive show is ephemeral, since it only lasts a few weeks. Fortunately, we live in a country where wine tourism is worth doing.
Taking into account the boom in this sector, trivago has proposed a selection of hotels for wine tourism. Today we want to talk to you about the ones he recommends in Spain, which are perfect for a getaway at any time, since they have an enviable location and offer experiences incredible around the world of wine. Would you like to discover the establishments that the price comparator proposes? Well join us!
Cava & Hotel Mastinell, Catalonia
We begin our tour of some of the best hotels in Spain for wine tourism in Catalonia, and more specifically in the town of Vilafranca del Penedès. On the outskirts of this municipality located in the province of Barcelona is the Cava & Hotel Mastinell, which is especially striking for its architecture, which resembles the stacked bottles of a cellar. In addition, it includes details that serve as a tribute to Gaudí.
Its rooms are large and offer views of the tracks, while the restaurant offers Catalan cuisine and mediterranean It is worth tasting. Among the activities offered by the complex we want to highlight its cava therapy and wine therapy treatments.
Hotel Marqués de Riscal, Basque Country
From Catalonia we moved to the Basque Country to talk about Marqués de Riscal, one of the most avant-garde hotels in Spain. Designed by the famous architect Frank GehryThis establishment also surprises with its shape. Of course, we must also highlight the Spa Vinothérapie Caudalie, which allows you to enjoy the nutritional properties of the grape.
Of the Marqués de Riscal we must also highlight the restaurant, which has a star Michelin. In addition, during your stay in this place you can visit the vineyards, the wineries and the process and production center.
Retuerta LeDomaine Abbey, Castile and León
The trivago price comparator also offers us the Abadía Retuerta LeDomaine, which is located in the province of Valladolid, Castilla y León. It is an establishment located in the old abbey Santa María de Retuerta, 12th century. Like the previous ones, this hotel has a complete spa.
We must highlight its restaurant, Refectory, which has a star Michelin, and its wine bar. In addition, you should know that staying in this place will allow you to visit the wineries and vineyards, participate in wine, honey and cheese tastings, and enjoy country snacks.
Viura, Basque Country
We return to the Basque Country to talk about Viura, a hotel located in a setting of mountains, slopes and stone houses, in a quiet town of La Rioja Alavesa. Its architecture is surprising. And it is that we are talking about a structure composed of overlapping cubes and crossed by large windows.
The hotel offers wellness treatments, its own wine cellar, routes for bicycle touring to discover the vineyards and cellars of the place, harvest work, introductory tasting courses, a pairing dinner ...
Quinta de San Amaro, Galicia
Finally, we must talk about the Quinta de San Amaro, a hotel surrounded by the vineyards of the Rías Baixas, Pontevedra, which combines tradition and modernity perfectly. It is a hotel made up of stone buildings that are over 100 years old. Of course, they have been rehabilitated. A separate mention deserves the granary, which offers incredible views of the Salnés Valley.
In this establishment you can visit wineries and make routes wine tourism both Galicia and Bierzo and northern Portugal. In addition, you can hold a cooking workshop based on local cuisine.
SPAIN - La Rioja Wine & Pintxos - Day 8 (June 2020)
- Álava, wine tourism, Pontevedra, Valladolid