Archive for July, 2008

Hotel in the Sierra de Grazalema

Hotel Puerta de la Villa**** The hotel is located in the old quarter of Grazalema, a village of attractive whitewashed façades and wooden grates and doors that are so characteristic to Andalusian charm. Grazalema is a mountain village and a popular base for visitors who wish to visit the Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, famous for its rugged limestone mountains. More information.

Charming hotel in Arcos de la Frontera

Hotel El convento** The hotel El Convento is located in the centre of Arcos de la Frontera and is part of a renovated old convent. It offers its guests the opportunity to discover this remarkable Andalusian village steeped in its traditions of good food in a peaceful setting while enjoying the attractive countryside around.
Most of the rooms have beautiful views over the Guadalete River Valley and all of them are very quiet. More information

Hotel in Benalup-Casas Viejas, Cádiz

Hotel Utopía**** Evoking the 30’s and located among patios, gardens and terraces facing Los Alcornocales Natural Park, Utopía is a collection of small old cottages, which offers an interesting cultural and leisure experience. More information.

Rural accomodation in Los Alcornocales Natural Park

Complejo Turistico Rural Tajo del Aguila Rural complex located on the outskirts of Los Alcornocales Natural Park, on the White Villages Route of the Sierra de Cádiz. The establishment is composed of rural houses and log cabins, all fully-equipped. The accommodation is surrounded by the complex’s recreational and leisure facilities. An excellent base from which to visit towns and beaches of the region around Cádiz, to enjoy the unbeatable views and the rich local cuisine. More information.

Eco-friendly hotel in Jerez de la Frontera

Hotel Chancilleria*** Eco-friendly hotel located in the neighbourhood of Santiago, the cradle of flamenco music and only 5 minutes from shops, restaurants and a vibrant nightlife. The hotel is housed in old merchant houses and combines traditional architecture and design elements, with a modern and comfortable interior. This is the perfect base to explore the Andalusian coastline and the white washed villages of the interior. Not to mention the nearby cities of Cádiz and Sevilla. More information.

Country hotel in the Sierra de Grazalema

Hotel Fuerte Grazalema**** Hotel situated in the heart of the Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, is a paradise for outdoor walking enthusiasts and very close to the village of Grazalema. This is one of the typical White Villages of Andalusia as well as the romantic town of Ronda, just a few kilometres away.
The Sierra de Grazalema is famous for its marvellous footpaths which make it an ideal place for nature lovers and all those who enjoy hiking and mountain biking together with bird watching and plant lovers. More information

Hotel in El Puerto de Santa Maria, Cádiz

Hotel Bodega Real**** Hotel right in the heart of El Puerto de Santa Maria. Originally an old Jerez winery, now converted into a charming hotel. What really stands out about this hotel is its superb restaurant and charming traditional Andalusian central courtyard patio. More information.

Hotel in the centre of Cádiz

Hospedería las Cortes de Cádiz*** Hotel located in the historical centre of Cadiz, in a house typical of 19th century local architecture. The hotel has a refreshing new concept combining tradition with modern technologies. Close to many popular bars and restaurants and 5 minutes from the fish port. Other nearby attractions include the Congress Palace, various theatres and nice beaches. The airport is situated 40 km away. More information

Hotel in Jerez de la Frontera centre

Hotel Trujillo* Located right in the centre of Jerez de la Frontera, the hotel is a palatial home dating back to the 19th century yet respectfully renovated in order to offer the comfort of the 21st century. The hotel is close to many of the main attractions this interesting city has to offer allowing you to reach many of them on foot. More information

Small hotel in the centre of Jerez de la Frontera

Hotel Doña Blanca*** Small hotel situated in the historic centre of Jerez de la Frontera, from here you can walk to all the main attractions of our city, such as the Bodegas where the famous Sherry wine is made, or the Cathedral and the Alcazar or the fantastic Royal School of Equestrian Art. More information.

Hotel in the centre of Arcos de la Frontera

Hotel Los Olivos*** Hotel located right in the centre of Arcos de la Frontera (Cádiz). It is an old, typically Andalusian-style house that was built in 1912 and adapted to become a hotel in 1986. Built in true local style, it has whitewashed walls, wrought iron railings on the windows, ochre-coloured roof tiles and a pretty central courtyard full of plant pots and decorated with chairs and coffee tables. More information

Rural hotel in the Sierra de Grazalema

Villa Turística de Grazalema*** This hotel is situated 500 metres from the town of Grazalema, in the north-east of the province of Cádiz and is surrounded by the Sierra del Endrinal and the Sierra del Pinar, within the Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park. The Villa Turística de Grazalema is a picturesque place and ideal for relaxing, far from the hustle and bustle of the city. More information.

Family hotel in the centre of Jerez de la Frontera

Hotel Serit*** The Serit is a family hotel placed in the centre of Jerez, with a perfect location to enjoy the city. The Hotel is within walking distance from the wineries, the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art, the Alcazar and several museums. More information

Hotel in Algeciras, Cádiz

Hotel Alboran Algeciras*** Well situated at the entrance to Algeciras, just 2 minutes from El Riconcillo Beach and with easy access to both the port and the city centre. Hotel Alborán Algeciras is a traditional Andalusian hotel with many Mozarabic features such as the interior patio, typical in Andalusian architecture. More information

Hotel in the heart of Jerez de la Frontera

Hotel Tierras de Jerez*** Hotel located in the heart of the historic town of Jerez de la Frontera. The newly refurbished Tierras de Jerez is an ideal base to explore the delights of the old town and the surrounding area – famous wineries, authentic live Flamenco music, or a spectacular display of the magnificent dancing horses. Jerez offers a taste of the real Andalucia, steeped in tradition and history. More information

Luxury hotel in Castellar de la Frontera, Cadiz

Hotel Castellar**** Situated in beautiful natural surroundings, this luxurious hotel combines elegance and tradition to offer an enchanting ambiance. Located in Castellar de la Frontera, this recently built hotel is decorated in the style of a typical Andalusian country estate. The surrounding area is ideal to discover the great outdoors, where you can participate in activities such as horse riding, mountain biking, hiking, etc. More information

Hotel in Dos Torres, Córdoba

Hotel Los Usías*** This is a hotel that combines style and good taste, located in the centre of Dos Torres, in the region of Los Pedroches. Each room has been individually decorated in a 21st century rural style. In the “Brasseria Restaurant & Tapas Bar” you can enjoy the intense experience of cuisine derived from local products. This is a 3-star hotel with 4-star services that combines culture, well-being, art, history, cuisine and relaxation. More information.

Hotel in the centre of Jerez de la Frontera

Hotel Barceló Jerez**** Originally the María Auxiliadora Convent, the hotel has been carefully restored and renovated into an impressive property displaying the fine architecture of the nineteenth century. It is ideal for making the most of the town of Jerez, and it offers excellent food as well as being a great starting point for visiting all the wineries of the area or one of the many sporting events. More information.

Hotel in Doñana National Park

Hotel Albaida*** In Mazagón beach surrounded by pine forest, located at the entrance of Doñana National Park, a few kilometres from one of the last virgin beaches in Spain. The hotel has a restaurant, cafeteria, private lounges and other services such as horses and bicycle for hire and reservations for guided tours in Doñana. More information

Hotel in Moguer, coast of Huelva

Hotel Plaza Escribano** Hotel situated in the centre of Moguer, an authentic Andalusian white village of the coast of Huelva on the banks of the Tinto River. The rooms open out onto three patios. Many are attracted by the beautiful culture of this place, in particular the literature of Nobel Prize winner Juan Ramón Jiménez. Only 19 km from Mazagón, where you can enjoy the fine white sands of the nearby virgin beaches. More information