Valentine’s day is approaching and there are many opportunities to celebrate, but this that we offer is, without a doubt, a bit special since it combines a romantic setting with the wine route.
The Hotel Marqués de Riscal in Elciego (Alava), is a contemporary luxurious retreat surrounded by a lush landscape. This hotel is characterized by its great architectural design by Frank Gehry where gastronomy, wine and nature.
Its opening dates back to 2006, its structure is a masterpiece and its rooms have also been decorated by the same Canadian architect winner of the Pritzker Prize and acclaim for its innovative buildings. This luxurious retreat we can enjoy fantastic and unforgettable views.
Consists of 43 rooms and several suites, which are characterized by their high ceilings, sloping walls and windows in zig zag. All of this creates the feeling of staying inside a work of art.
Has a restaurant of very high level and culinary excellence that has earned a Michelin star. In it you will enjoy a cuisine in keeping with the best wines of the Marqués de Riscal. In the open air with the show cooking of the great chef will admire landscapes full of vineyards.
In this hotel the decoration is so structured that they are not missing the entertainment with a large decorative design and turn very functional, such as the spa with treatments of wine (by the signature Caudalie), ideal for relaxing.
From the indoor heated pool, with its jets of water pressurized to the hammam, Finnish sauna or the jacuzzi, will make Valentine’s day a unique decorative experience.
At the top of the hotel is the library, a contemporary space of asymmetrical walls, sloping windows and ceilings of double height with undulating curves, that leads to a glazed and covered, screened as mirador Hall.
As a finishing touch we show the ancient wine cellars in which we will enjoy wines premium, the process from the vine to the bottle and the wine bottles.
A luxury hotel where there is a connection of the design, nature and wine. It will leave us footprint for Valentine’s day.