For all those who like impressive nature, tradition and exquisite gastronomy associated with wine our recommendation is Hotel Marques de Riscal. Marques de Riscal, founded in 1860, is one of the oldest wineries in Rioja, Elciego and one of the first to introduce French winemaking techniques.
Marques de Riscal, XXIst century hotel is located in the The City of Wine in the Rioja wine region and it is a true masterpiece of internationally architect Frank O. Gehry. This is the most innovative hotel from the prestigious brand The Luxury Collection by Starwood Hotels & Resorts.
Hotel Marques de Riscal offers 43 guestrooms. All rooms have wireless internet access, premium television channels, DVD player, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, hair dryer, separate sitting areas, minibars, direct-dial phones, refrigerators…
In the Marques de Riscal restaurant you can taste the traditional dishes of the region with a vanguard touch accompanied by the best selection of wines or enjoy the impressive views of the town of Elciego, vineyards and mountains of the Basque country from the Bistro 1860 restaurant, with access to the main terraces of the hotel, and discover a refined cuisine with regional specialties.
At the Wine Bar – Wine Shop of the hotel you can taste the best wines of Marques de Riscal or if you prefer, enjoy a coffee, a tea or a snack or visit the Lounge – Library Roof, ideal place for tapas or a cocktail enjoying the most extraordinary panoramic views of Hotel Marques de Riscal.
For all business people the hotel offers 8 spacious conference rooms and ballrooms which can welcome up to 850 people and 7 terraces, perfect for social events, with the most spectacular sights of the vineyards, the mountains and the medieval villages. Also for all those who don`t know yet where to organize wedding and banquet the hotel will surprise them and make their dreams come true.
When we are talking about other amenities Marqes de Riscal is not behind other luxuries hotels. There are SPA Vinotherapie Caudalie with baths, wraps and scrubs, facial, hand and feet treatments, the day package in the City of Wine, sauna, fitness center,indoor pool, library, picnic area and a lots of amenities nearby like golfing, snowboarding, fishing, bird watching, tennis, running, horse riding…
Whether you are interested in wine or not don`t miss the chance to spend several days in gorgeus Spain in the luxuries Hotel Marques de Riscal. [Hotel Marques de Riscal, Elciego]