The Hotel Marqués de Riscal in Elciego was designed by the famous architect Frank O. Gehry at a historic site with a luxurious ambience, spa and two restaurants.
Presentation Hotel „Marqués de Riscal“
The sight of the Hotel Marqués de Riscal in Elciego can only be described as breathtaking. Boldly curved metal elements and long glass corridors float in front of the ancient landscape of the Rioja wine-growing region. Marques de Riscal is also one of Spains famous wine brands and one is in the center of its „vinya“
Inside the Marqués de Riscal rooms are spacious, open and generous. The design of the hotel areas and rooms is modern, rectilinear and nordic. The glass-metal casing is inside counter light wood. Carpets and chairs in Titian-red set colorful accents. From the terrace, the view over the rooftops of the medieval town of Elciego, whose origins go back to the 11th century.
The rooms and suites of the Hotel Marqués de Riscal in Elciego are characterized by a clear line management. About 3 meters high ceilings and large windows asymmetric elements reflect the design sense of Frank O. Gehry’s. Part of the rooms is located in the Gehry Wing, while others are in the spa wing. They offer a unique view of the famous wineries, the Sierra de Cantabri or the fantastic Gehry architecture. For the guests is waiting exceptional comfort, modern decor – and black marble in the bathrooms.
The hotel features a Michelin-star chef Francis Paniego who is a consultant for the gourmet restaurant Marqués de Riscal and the traditional ‚Bistro 1860 „. Before or after enjoying an excellent meal one should taste a drink in the wine bar, lounge or on the rooftop terrace.
The combination of cutting-edge architecture and medieval backdrop is quite an experience. Highlights of the area include wine tours, tapas tasting and medieval sites. Enjoy peace and quiet the Vinothérapie spa with heated indoor pool, fitness center and an extensive spa menu.
What makes the „Marqués de Riscal“ so special?
The Hotel Marqués de Riscal is an opportunity to sleep in a work of art of today by Frank O. Gehry. And that in a uniquely beautiful area of Spain, the Rioja.
The building is so well known that even non-hotel guests can use for a fee, a guide along with a visit to the famous winery Marques de Riscal.
The situation in Elciego in La Rioja (Spain)
Surrounded by the vineyards of the Rioja, the Hotel Marqués de Riscal is an ideal location to meet nature, tradition and the gastronomy of the region. The Camino de Santiago is a few kilometers away. Whether on foot or on a bicycle, exploring the rolling hills and the Spain’s longest river is a delight.
|Hotel name||Marqués de Riscal, Elciego|
|Adress||Torrea, 1, 01340 Elciego, Spanien|
|1000h experience hotel||9|
|Overall score hotel||9,0|
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