Hotel Resguard dels Vents, Ribes de Freser
|Camí de Ventaiola, s/n, 17534, Ribes de Freser, Girona, Catalonia, SPAIN.|
Description: Hotel Resguard dels VentsAt the Resguard dels Vents hotel-spa, the air is scented with the calm silence of the surrounding meadows and woods. Located 1,000 metres above sea level, its beautiful setting offers magnificent views of the Ribes Valley.
Steeped in the rural essence of mountain life, yet with a personality and charm all of its own, it features both elegant and contemporary spaces of innovative design. The quality and dedication of the staff to serving guests makes for a family atmosphere where the accent is on personal trust and well-being.
Enjoy the bar-restaurant, lounges with open fireplaces, library, terrace with panoramic views, private gardens, car parking, games room, and of course the spa.
Type of rooms: Hotel Resguard dels VentsThe hotel's 17 rooms take their names from poems with references to the wind. Spacious, comfortable, light and airy, all have a terrace or access to the private garden.
Decorated in different styles and offering different possibilities, there are:
4 double rooms
7 superior rooms
4 superior Acqua rooms
2 special suites
Additional information: Hotel Resguard dels Vents
Breakfast feature local produce from the Ribes Valley (cold meats and sausages, cheeses, honey).
The restaurant offers traditional cuisine with a touch of creativity, with a menu of carefully chosen dishes. Having dined, move into the lounge, settle in front of the open fire, and relax with a fruit cocktail or a fine liqueur.
The Hotel Spa: designed to pamper and relax the body, to refresh the mind and to help guests to recover their own natural rhythm. Here, water is understood as pleasure, every drop containing sensations that make us feel alive.
The Ancient Greeks and Romans sang the praises of water, the source of energy and of well-being.
Nearby activities: The beauty of the surrounding landscape is the main attraction of the valley.
You can explore the area on foot, mountain-bike or in 4-wheel drive vehicles, follow routes that offer a glimpse of the local Romanesque architecture, legendary discoveries, or visit the Vall de Núria, amongst many other activities.
Number of rooms: 17
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2006.
Period of closure: from Nov.10 to 30.
Languages spoken: Spanish, English, French.Smoking policy: Under Spanish law, smoking is forbidden inside hotels and restaurants.
Credit cards accepted: Servired, Visa, Diners, American Express.
How to get here: the hotel is just outside the small town of Ribes de Freser (Girona Province). Access to the hotel is via a private road that turns off the road to Pardines just as it leaves the Ribes. Having passed over the rack-railway level crossing, turn left - the hotel is 500 metres along this road. They are less than 1 km from the station of Ribes-Vila on the Vall de Núria rack-railway.
GPS Coordinates: 42° 18' 51.85'' N 2° 10' 15.91'' E
Nearest airport: Girona-Costa Brava - 1.5 hr.