Costa Brava. Pirineu de Girona. Catalunya
The cuisine of Catalonia can be described as excellent. The quality of our products, great wines of our land, treatment and service ... are the most distinctive features of our cuisine. The rich cuisine of Catalonia combines creative and innovative with the traditional cuisine.
The kitchen is a language through which the happiness, the beauty, a poetry, the humor, the harmony, can be expressed. Always using products of maxim quality, the information that gives a dish is enjoyed through the senses. The dishes not only they awaken the gustatory senses, also the tact, the smell and the view.
The Gastronomic Hotels are small establishments that have a Restaurant with a nearby gastronomic proposal, Km. 0.
In the gastronomic offer, you can find a large presence of Catalan dishes made with local products and good service. Some Gastronomic Hotels offer old recipes from our cuisine, and recover old techniques of elaboration of the dishes.
In the hotel offer, you can find a quality accommodation with a cozy and family atmosphere, with comfy and well equipped rooms to make your stay comfortable and relaxing.
Come to discover the cuisine of our Gastronomic Hotels:
Llafranc, Baix Empordà, Girona
Hotel Llevant is a beachfront hotel in the beautiful town of Llafranc, in the heart of Costa Brava. It is a hotel with sea views, founded in 1935, which offers its guests fine installations and a select cuisine which is recommended in the prestigious Gourmetour guide.
Maçanet de Cabrenys, Alt Empordà, Girona
In the middle of the Pyrenees and ten minutes from the French border, at Hotel Els Caçadors you will be able to enjoy the best family atmosphere and an ideal setting for hikers, hunters, wild mushroom pickers and nature lovers. The hotel, which offers excellent homemade cuisine, has 20 rooms with bathroom, TV and telephone.
Sant Julià de Vilatorta, Osona, Barcelona
Some places are built to let your imagination fly, to disconnect from routine, to close your eyes and dream... This happens at Mas Albereda every day, an old farmhouse which was already documented in 1337 and converted in a small boutique Hotel in Sant Julia de Vilatorta, a town located in the heart of Catalunya in la Plana de Vic. The Hotel combines professional service with rural and family oriented surroundings. Always making the clients needs a priority.
Mas Albereda counts with twenty rooms, four of them being suites. Each room has its own enchantment, is unique and different from the others. Most of them have been built adapting to the structure of the "masia", combining comfort and modern finishes and a rustic architecture with centuries of history.
At the kitchen, directed by Nandu Jubany, tradition and innovation fuse to discover a new concept in taste. The Chef from Osona, very well known in Catalunya and recently mentioned in "The New York Times" gathers the essence of a gastronomy that comes from the earth, nature and the surroundings to take it from the stove to the tables at Mas Albereda.
Rupit, Osona, Barcelona
Set in a former inn with more than 70 years of tradition as a place to stay, Hostal Estrella is right in the middle of Rupit, in a beautiful natural setting, with large cliffs offering wonderful views. Rupit is a top-class tourist town, and one of the most beautiful and most visited parts of inland Catalonia.
At Hostal Estrella you will find all the facilities so that your stay will be a unique experience: 15 rustic and welcoming rooms, spoiled and cared until the last detail . Cafeteria, library, TV salon.
Our restaurant, open to all, is a place to enjoy the quality of the Catalan cuisine, made with local and seasonal products, which can be accompanied with a large selection of wines and cavas.
Puigcerdà, Cerdanya, Girona
Hotel del Prado is located just before the French border and a kilometre from Puigcerdà commercial centre. Guests will find 14 ski resorts and the golf courses in La Cerdanya within a 30-kilometre radius. In addition to a pleasant family atmosphere, you will be able to enjoy a cuisine typical of the region.
Ribes de Freser, Ripollès, Girona
The Caçadors is an ecological mountain hotel located in the Catalan Pyrenees -at the gates of Vall de Núria- which surprises for a combination of tradition and vanguard. Both its charm of family-run hotel and its rooms comfort will captivate the guest, who will also be able to enjoy a restaurant, an exterior hot tub, a terrace and the Moons Room.
La Seu d'Urgell, Alt Urgell, Lleida
Tossa de Mar, Selva, Girona
Pont de Molins, Alt Empordà, Girona
El Moli hotel, lying in the very heart of Empordà by the river Muga amidst cornfields and olive groves, has been set up by Lladó family. An ancient mill, which goes back to the XVII century, has been turned into a warm and comfortable Hotel-Restaurant. It is a place perfect to relaxing and enjoying the nature. The Old flour mill was initially restored as a restaurant
The hotel offers 14 rooms; 6 masia rooms located in the main house and 8 Superior rooms.
8 Superior rooms with double bath with views to the nature, terrace, comfortable beds … and 6 Masia renovated rooms with all that you need, double bath and the comfort and relax that you deserve.
On awaking at El Molí Hotel you may hear both the murmuring of the river and the song of birds and breathing nature's fresh air as well.
Both parts are completed by some areas such an outdoor swimming pool, petanque, bikes and garage. It is a responsible and innovative building, which preserves his beautiful environment while offers calm and relax. And it combines perfectly with the restaurant where you could taste seasonal dishes with our region products.
Banyoles, Pla de l'Estany, Girona
Hotel and restaurant Ca l’Arpa is located right in the centre of Banyoles, very close to the town plaza and lying in one of the most emblematic streets of the city. The house, dating from 1910, was refurbished and turned into a 4-star hotel and one of the reference restaurants in the Pla de l’Estany area.
Sant Llorenç de Morunys, Solsonès, Lleida
Placed in an emblematic pre-Pyrenean valley, Lord’s valley, only 1 km. away from Sant Llorenç de Morunys, lays El Monegal, a refurbished Catalan farmhouse turned into a 10-room hotel where to give pleasure to the senses. The hotel offers a familiar treatment and extreme attention to detail, as well as an exquisite cuisine for the more demanding gourmets.
Begur, Baix Empordà, Girona
The Hostal was an old fisherman's house located opposite on beach of Sa Tuna. A small sheltered cove in the town of Begur, surrounded by pine trees and ramparts walks wich lead to the beaches of Sa Riera and Pals. It has an excellent restaurant serving traditional Empordanese cuisine. This small hotel was founded in 1944 as a hostal, and the restaurant was directly on the sand, run by Joan and Paquita, grandparents of the current owners.
It is the only Hotel in the cove of Sa Tuna, corner pampered by nature in the heart of the Costa Brava. We have five double rooms where breakfast on the terrace enjoying the spectacular views will be a pleasure for the senses. Watch the sunrise from the room makes the day to become a bunch of relaxing feelings.
Pals, Baix Empordà, Girona
A completely refurbished 16th century farmhouse which preserves its Gothic Renaissance constructive features. Es Portal is a hotel with 8 double bedrooms and one suite with views of the magnificent hotel garden. The restaurant, Portal de Mar, is on the ground floor of the farmohouse and serves local, renewed Empordà cuisine, and specialises in rice cultivated locally in Pals and the products of the area. The hoel is located a short distance of the medieval village of Pals and the beaches of the Costa Brava.
La Canonja, Tarragonès, Tarragona
La Boella boutique hotel and olive oil and tourism complex in Tarragona is set in the heart of a 110-hectare estate of olive trees and gardens. The complex consists of the large convention centre, the La Boella Conventions Resort, the Mas La Boella boutique hotel and restaurant, a winery, a gourmet shop and wine cellar, La Boella Celler Botiga, and an olive oil mill, La Boella Molí d’Oli. The La Boella estate is in the municipality of La Canonja, just ten minutes from the historical city of Tarragona and the beaches and golf courses of the Costa Daurada. The complex offers a wide range of leisure and gastronomy that will make you want to stay and discover the true meaning of pleasure. Lovers of good wine and good food can taste the Mas La Boella Tarragona Designation of Origin wines and the extra virgin olive oils made on the estate.
You will find Mas La Boella, a hotel with charm in Tarragona, at the heart of the estate of the same name in an attractive modern building. Conceived as a boutique hotel, it has 13 exquisitely decorated suites with lacquered wood, carefully chosen designer furniture, picture windows, personalised Bulgari amenities, an i-Pod pre-loaded with thousands of songs for you to personalise, a pillow menu and king size beds (designed more for dreaming than for sleeping). These rooms have an atmosphere in which priority is given, above all, to a feeling of absolute serenity.
Madremanya, Gironès, Girona
Old XV Century farmstead, in the centre of the medieval village of Madremanya. Stones, tiles, original barrel and Bohemian arches have survived and have been combined with present day finishes.
Cànoves, Montseny, Barcelona
Can Cuch hotel is located in a hidden setting of the Montseny Natural Park. It is a Catalan country house, dating back previously to the tenth century, which has been restored and converted into a unique charming hotel, surrounded by majestic holm-oak woods and pastures, bursting with emotion and romance. A hideaway in the Montseny that evokes great memories, emotions and flavours inconceivable so far.
Llafranc, Baix Empordà, Girona
An old XVIII Century Inn located alongside a hermitage and a watchtower on one of the highest headlands in the Mediterranean. It has a central courtyard which separates the hotel from the hermitage, with spectacular terraces and a restaurant. The only one of its kind to enjoy both spectacular views over both the sea and the beaches of Tamariu, Llafranc and Calella de Palafrugell. It is an incomparable balcony overlooking the Costa Brava and the Empordà.
Espinavessa, Alt Empordà, Girona
Regencós, Baix Empordà, Girona
A hotel located in a typical 18th-century Catalan farmhouse in Regencós, a delightful mediaeval village that has managed to maintain the rural, authentic spirit of the Empordà region. It has seven exclusive bedrooms and you will be given a personalised welcome and service in a unique atmosphere of intimacy and comfort so that your stays are an unforgettable experience. Its restaurant, La Calèndula, directed by the well-known chef Iolanda Bustos, offers cuisine based on the best fresh, local produce.