Palacio de Casafuerte, La Rioja
|Miguel de Villanueva, 50, 26291, Zarratón, La Rioja, La Rioja, SPAIN.|
Description: Palacio de CasafuerteThis delightful boutique property is located in the quiet village of Zarratón, in the heart of La Rioja. Set in a carefully restored noble mansion dating from the 16th century, Palacio de Casafuerte offers sumptuous accommodation and fine dining in a friendly, welcoming atmosphere.
Standing in the heart of this beautiful wine producing region, the hotel is just eight kilometres from Haro, one of the wine capitals of La Rioja. Steeped in history, the hotel is near the route of the Santiago Trail, and there are a number of spectacular landmarks in the region, including the monastery of Santo Domingo de la Calzada and the monasteries of Yuso and Suso, in San Millán de la Cogolla. Guests can follow the Rioja wine route or visit spectacular wineries, while outdoor activities include cycling on the greenway between Haro and Ezcaray, and golf.
Palacio de Casafuerte is also home to fine gourmet restaurant, serving delicious menus based on regional cuisine and fresh, locally grown produce. The restaurant is set in a huge dining hall, with a timber-beamed ceiling, and guests can also enjoy the comfortable lounge, a bar, and a delightful patio garden, where drinks and snacks can be enjoyed in fine weather.
Type of rooms: Palacio de CasafuerteCarravinateros:
Located on the second floor, this a double room with capacity for 2 to 4 guests. It features modern French style decoration, contrasting with its terra-cotta floors, ashlar walls and vaulted ceiling, dating from the 17th century. Room size approximately 26 sq m.
This double room is located on the second floor, with capacity for 2 to 4 guests, and is also available for single use. The renovation has maintained all the original architectural elements, such as the stone walls and arches, terra-cotta floors and the 19th century ceramic tiling from Talavera de la Reina. It features evocative Luis XV décor, with an unusual double bed. Room size approximately 26 sq m.
Located on the first floor of the building, this is a double room with capacity for 2 to 4 guests. Decorated with a combination of modern furniture and Luis XV pieces, it has an outstanding wrought-iron art-nouveau headboard, contrasting with the modern wallpaper. Room size 26 sq m.
This Superior Double room is located on the first floor of the building, and has capacity for 2 to 5 persons. The decoration combines modern furnishings with Luis XV pieces, along with ancient stone with gold discs and centennial timbers. Ideal for families, it has a sofa bed (135 x 200) in a separate room, ideal for children. Room size 37,5 sq m.
Suite La Gloria:
Located on the second floor, this suit is the glory of the building. This double room has a capacity for 2 to 4 guests. The renovation has maintained all the original architectural elements, such as the stone walls and arches, terra-cotta floors with reliefs, 19th century ceramic tiling from Talavera, and centennial timber beams. It has evocative Luis XV furniture, with a teak canopy bed dominating the whole room. The en-suite marble bathroom is equipped with a Jacuzzi. Room size 40 sq m.
All rooms feature: air-conditioning/heating, telephone, internet access, 34" flat-screen TV, mini-bar, safe, hair-dryer, full en-suite bathroom with hydro-massage shower.
Additional information: Palacio de Casafuerte
Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas.
Free wired internet is available in rooms.
Number of rooms: 5
Official category: 3 stars.Smoking policy: Under Spanish law, smoking is not permitted inside hotels and restaurants.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: Open for lunch, from 13:00pm. to 16:00pm.
Dinner, from 21:00pm. to 23:00pm.
Closed on Tuesdays.
GPS Coordinates: 42° 30' 56.27'' N 2° 52' 55.11'' W
Nearest airport: Logroño - Agoncillo Airport - 57,8 km.