Hostal Sa Rascassa, Costa Brava
|Cala d'Aiguafreda, 3, Begur, 17255, Costa Brava, Girona, Catalonia, SPAIN.|
Description: Hostal Sa RascassaNestled in the midst of centennial pine trees, just 40 metres from the beach at Cala d'Aiguafreda in Begur, Hostal Sa Rascassa is set in a traditional Catalan villa, and offers boutique style accommodation and fine cuisine in a cosy beach-front setting.
Perfect for tranquil visits to this delightful corner of the Costa Brava, Hostal Sa Rascassa is just a ten minute drive from the historic centre of Begur, and within easy reach of some of the finest beaches in the region. Other nearby attractions include the Medieval village of Pals and the Greek and Roman ruins at Empuries.
Hostal Sa Rascassa's intimate restaurant serves delicious menus based on traditional Catalan and Mediterranean cuisine and the finest fresh, locally sourced produce. Specialities include fish and seafood straight from the boats at the nearby fishing villages, and a selection of grilled meat dishes created with the chef's delicate touch. The wine list features a careful selection from some of the finest cellars in the country, with the accent on wines from the D.O. Empodà region, so close to the Hostal. Lunch and dinner can be enjoyed in the cosy dining area, or out of doors on the shaded terrace.
Type of rooms: Hostal Sa RascassaTwin Room:
Under the pines, just 40 metres from the shore at Cala d'Aiguafreda, these charming, comfortable bedrooms come with an en-suite bathroom, air-conditioning, heating and satellite TV. The bathroom comes with a hair-dryer, and each room has a set of beach towels. Twin beds. Room size 18 sq m.
Beds: All five rooms are twin-bedded. Unless clients specify that they want them separate, they are normally pushed together (though they remain two beds).
Extra Bed: An extra bed for a person over 12 years old can be added in any of the rooms, but then there is not much free space left. No baby beds & no children under 12 years old.
Additional information: Hostal Sa Rascassa
Diving: wonderful place for diving and snorkeling, but they do not provide equipment.
Public parking is available at a nearby location.
Transfers: yes, but it involves costs (local taxi driver).
There is a small daily charge for pets.
Children under the age of 12 cannot be accommodated at Hostal Sa Rascassa.
Arrival Time: If you arrive while hosts are away (i.e. during the afternoon, or on the day the restaurant is closed), look at the small blackboard with the names & room. Rooms are closed but not locked, so you can get in. Please advise about late arrivals.
Check in time: normally from 1pm. / Check out time: 12:00.
Minimum Stay:2 nights at weekends.4 nights in July. 7 nights in August
DEPOSIT: A 50% deposit is required in high season: Easter (April 2-5), and from June 12 to September 20.
In low season, credit card details (full number and expiry date; VISA, Mastercard or American Express) only as a guarantee.
Cancellations: LOW SEASON: If cancelled less than 48 hours before the scheduled check in (6pm Spanish time), one night charged. If No-show, one night charged to card.
HIGH SEASON: If cancelled less than 7 days before the scheduled check in (6pm Spanish time), no refund of deposit. If No show, no refund of deposit. In any other case, the whole deposit will be returned.
All costs, prices, and policies, including exchange rates, package deals, and cancellation policy may change and should be confirmed with the hotel upon booking.
Number of rooms: 5
Official category: Guest House/Pension **
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1916/1994/2010.
Period of closure: Open from early March to the end of October.
Languages spoken: Catalan, Spanish, English, French, Italian.Smoking policy: Under Spanish law, smoking is not permitted inside hotels and restaurants.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
Restaurant closed: The restaurant is open for dinner only on weekdays in March and October, and for lunch and dinner at weekends in March and October, and from April to September every day of the week.
Lunch is served from 13:30pm. to 15:30pm. and dinner is served from 20:30pm. to 23:30pm. Closed on Tuesdays, and from November to the end of February.
How to get here: attached to confirmation e-mail, clients receive a document with directions to get here.
GPS Coordinates: 41° 57' 52.51'' N 3° 13' 33.60'' E
Nearest airport: Girona-Costa Brava Airport - 60,7 km.