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La Selva accommodation

Here we have listed a range of family-friendly accommodation available in the La Selva region which stretches from Tossa to Blanes

  • Aparthotel Costa Encantada

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

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    Aparthotel Costa Encantada -  situated 600 metres from the Playa del Fenals and 800 metres from the centre of Lloret de Mar - comes better equipped than most hotel rooms, offering apartments with a bedroom, living area, 2 bathrooms and kitchen.
    Platja de Fenals, 17310 Lloret De Mar ( 34) 972368310 info@monjora.com www.marsolhotel.com

    Comments:
    These apartments have a children´s pool as well as a playground, games room, basketball, soccer and volleyball courts. High chairs are available in the restaurant and cots are availbale on request. Children under 3 years stay free of charge when using existing bedding. All children under 2 are charged 5 euros per night. Children aged between 2 and 12 receive a 50% discount, when sharing a room with accompanying adults.
    Be warned there is a disco. Mention this when making the reservation, so they can give you an apartment far away!

  • Alva Park Resort & Spa

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

    This exclusive city hotel is situated in the tourist centre of Lloret de Mar, minutes from the beach and is very child-friendly. There are 88 suites/ junior suites. The luxurious rooms all have a terrace, aircon/heating, Bang & Olufsen TV, CD player, DVD player and radio.The en-suite bathroom comes with a hydro-massage bath and shower unit, hairdryer, bathrobes and a separate WC with phone. The rooms include a changing room with ironing facilities and Swiss-style kimonos, a lounge area, a mini bar, writing desk and safe.
    Calle Francesc Layret 3-5,  17310 Platja de Fenals/ Lloret de Mar ( 34) 972368581 mail@alvapark.com www.alvapark.com

    Comments:
    There is a "Children’s Kingdom Suite" where local artisans have created a handmade Victorian dolls house and a large model set with digital electric trains. There is a built-in theatre-style TV screen, DVD, CD, Playstation-2, movies, games and a selected collection of ancient and new toys as well as a childrens library.
    The hotel offers 24-hour babysitting service and younger guests, aged between 3 and 12, can  attend the kids club between 10am and 6pm (activities such as kids cinema, games etc...). Lunch at the kids club is also included. On weekends lunch is served at the theme restaurant Disaster Café, during a children´s show. In the Junior and Deluxe Junior Suites, two children under 12 are accepted without any extra cost sharing the existing 2 double beds. The hotel offers cots, highchairs, bottle warmers, sterelizers, baby monitors and bathrobes for children

  • Hotel Bremon - Cardona

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

    Dating from the 19th century, this 3-star hotel was until recently a school run by the Carmelite nuns. The building has been elegantly restored and the hotels location in the heart of Cardonas Old Quarter offers a good starting point to explore the mountain villages of Catalunya.
    Renovated in 2005, this hotel comprises a total of 19 rooms, plus a suite and two deluxe rooms. The rooms offer an en-suite bathroom with hairdryer, vanity mirror, bathrobe, slippers, pillow selection, telephone, broadband internet connection, desk, safe deposit box, individually controlled air-conditioning/heating, flat screen television and satellite TV.
    Further facilities: multi-purpose room on the top floor with open fireplace and a terrace with views over the castle and the mountains, a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, lift, café, bar, television lounge, two dining rooms, a conference room (14 person capacity), Wifi internet connection and a launderette facility (at an extra charge). Guests may use the bicycle storage room, car park, garage (at an extra charge), and room service (8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.). The air-conditioned restaurant “Les Monges” (the nuns) offers traditional cuisine with a modern touch.
    However, make sure when you book that they can accommodate you in the dining room over your stay, the food is gourmet-quality and reasonably priced.
    Board basis available at this hotel is bed and breakfast or room only.
    Wi-Fi in public areas on main floor and terrace (complimentary), Crib/ Rollaway Beds are available
    Business Centre (Copy and Fax service), Massage service (on request)  
    The Carrer Cambres, 15     08261  Cardona Carrer Cambres, 15     08261  Cardona 938684902  www.hotelbremon.com 

    Comments:
    Cot or extra bed is free of charge for children from 0-12 years / after 25€.  In the Junior and Deluxe Suites, two children under 12 are accepted without any extra cost sharing the existing 2 double beds. The hotel offers cots, highchairs, bottle warmers, sterelizers, baby monitors and bathrobes for children
     

  • Hotel Parador de Cardona

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

    This impressive Parador is located at the top of a mountain measuring 154 metres in height, with exceptional panoramic views over the town and views (up to 40km with good weather), in a fortified 9th century enclosure in which there is the 2nd century Minyona tower and an 11th century church, representative of the Catalan Romanesque style.
    The property provides 54 comfortable guestrooms that are pleasantly decorated and facilitated with latest amenities. Some rooms feature medieval furniture includingfour poster beds. All have air conditioning, central heating, mini bar, satellite television, en suite bathroom with hair dryer and telephone.
    Hotel Facilities: currency exchange, small gymnasium, sauna, lobby, lounge, reception, restaurant (serving a variety of Catalan cuisine), room service, safety deposit box and a lift.
    Extra beds are charged an additional 35% of the double room rate (children pay half).
    An additional 25% room service charge will be added to lunch or dinner served in rooms.
    Castell de Cardona, s/n  08261 Cardona 938691275 www.parador.es

    Comments:
    Prices for Children from 0-12 years; Buffet breakfast: 50% off adult menu price. Parador Menu: 50% off adult menu price.
    Children menu: €12,84 (VAT included)
    Extra bed: 50% off adult extra bed charge. Cots are free of charge for children from 0-2 years.  

  • Hotel Vilar Rural de Cardona

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

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    The three star Vilar Rural de Cardona Hotel is set in a typical Catalan country house, where farmers used to live, and now welcomes visitors. The whole area resembles a small village where you can buy local products; it houses a small poultry farm and an activities centre for young and old alike.
    The main building of the hotel is in the middle of the village and houses the amenities such as the reception area, the restaurant El Restaurant del Vilar,
    The other buildings, distributed into two streets, house the 99 rooms of the Vilar that allow flexible uses according to the different kinds of customers (there are twin rooms, double rooms, triple rooms, rooms for four people, rooms for disabled people and larger rooms for families). Some of the rooms have a small garden or terrace and all of them offer a great view of the surroundings, bathroom, safety deposit box, satellite television, telephone, central heating and air-conditioning. Cots and bottle warmers are available.
    The surroundings of the hotel are closely related to the natural surroundings of the area with plenty of space to perform different kinds of activities, a farm and a duck pond surrounded by gardens, two swimming pools - one for adults (which is climate-controlled) and another for children, several treatments and massage programs, games room (mainly for childrens activities), souvenir shop, a sitting room in the attic which has sofas and a fireplace, offers board games, a television and a kitchen garden right in front of the swimming pool.
    Restaurant "El Restaurant del Vilar" has a buffet and grilled food. Meals are simple with a wide range of meals suitable for children. Different dishes every day, according to the season. Capacity for up to 130 people.
    Bar: Rural but elegant, it offers a wide range of home-made sandwiches, in summer you can enjoy the two terraces: one is located in the Vilar’s Square and the other looks onto Cardona’s Castle as well as the Vilar’s kitchen garden and swimming pool.
    Small Kitchen Garden: Depending on the season different vegetables can be found: cabbages, lettuces, potatoes, onions, tomato plants, Swiss chards, ...
    Farm: Small fenced area, near Ca la Masovera, with cocks and chickens, chicks, rabbits, goats, etc.
     
    Minimum stay 2 nights at weekends and between 1st and 26th of July and 4 nights between the 27th July and 1st September. For shorter stays there is a 20 euro daily supplementCami de Loudres s/n    08261 Cardona 93 869 00 44   www.vilarsrurals.com
     

  • Hotel Terradets - Lleida

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    The three star Terradets Hotel is situated next to Lake Terradets, in the heart of the mountains and close to various examples of Pyrenean Romanesque art.  The complex includes a number of facilities - hotel, restaurant, swimming pool, yacht club and other services situated in a natural spot by the lake.
    The Terradets has 59 rooms, all equipped with central heating, bathroom, television, video, satellite television, telephone, hair dryer, safety deposit box, air conditioning, mini-bar and either balcony or a terrace. The different kinds of rooms vary from single rooms, standard double rooms, rooms with hydro-massage bath and suites with a separate living area or attics with a roof terrace.
    The hotel also offers sun terrace, dance hall and “Del Llac” Restaurant (all with views over the lake), café, nursery service (on pre-reservation), play and amusement areas for children, games room, supervised activities for kids and recreational games, a wide range of relaxing and therapeutic beauty treatments, bike rental, dinner service, guided walks, information about the area, internet access, laundry service and local products on sale.
    The Terradets yacht club is situated next to the hotel, where guests can go water-skiing, canoeing, sailing, windsurfing, skating and take boat trips. The yacht club provides all the necessary material, with courses for beginners as well.
    Extra: rooms suitable for the disabled, free cot hire fireplace and parking facilities.
    Cra. Balaguer-Tremp, C-13 km 75   25631 Cellers (+34) 97 365 11 20   www.hotelterradets.cat

  • Vilar rural de Sant Hilari Sacalm

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

    The "Vilar Rural de Sant Hilari Sacalm" is located outside the village of Sant Hilari Sacalm, next to the “montseny” natural park and the "Guilleries mountains”. Surrounded by a forest of pinewoods, chestnut and oak trees , it offers spectacular views over the area. The main entrance can only be reached following a rural path through the forest.
    The accommodation is set in two buildings with a total of 93 rooms. There are double and triple rooms, rooms for up to 4 people, suites and special family rooms with connecting door and a garden or terrace. All offer a great views and are equipped with a full bathroom (shower or bath) + hair dryer, satellite television, central heating, air-conditioning, telephone and internet connection. The suites come with hydro massage bath tub and bidet, separate living-room, a sofa bed for two more people and two balconies.
    Amenities: Concierge, bar with lounge and fireplace, terrace, children’s game room (monitored by a professional team), children activities, laundry service, huge Garden, swimming pools (one for adults the other one for children), Farm, souvenir shop with local products, restaurant (buffet), public internet access, attic lounge room equipped with sofas, board games, TV and music equipment, meeting facilities, jacuzzi, sauna, massage service, rooms suitable for disabled people, car park and a vegetable garden.
     Extras: viewpoint from the attic with views of Montsenys Natural Park, the Turó de lHome and  Les Agudes mountains, Matagalls mountain and Montsorius castle. The first child under 2 years stays free of charge in a baby cot. 
    Camí de Reixac, s/n    17043 Sant Hilari   972 872 820   www.vilarsrurals.com

  • Hotel Grevol Spa - Camprodon valley

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

    The Grevola Spa is situated in the town of Llanars, in the middle of the beautiful valley of Camprodon in the Pyrenees. The comfortably designed lodgings all include an en-suite bathroom with hairdryer, direct dial telephone, TV, internet access (WiFi), radio, mini bar, a double king-size bed, central or individually adjustable heating/air conditioning, safe, a lounge and a balcony.
    Among the hotels facilities are a foyer with 24-hour reception, lift, a café, a bar with a fireplace, games room, TV room, restaurant with highchairs, separate dining room with TV, conference room, spa and wellness centre (offering various treatments), public internet access, room and laundry services, bicycle hire and storage facilities, a car park and a children´s playground.
    There are also 2 special Family rooms, a garden, non-smoking rooms, terrace, Jjcuzzi, games room, indoor swimming pool, golf course (within 3 km), breakfast in your room, dry cleaning, tour desk, fax/photocopying, babysitting and childcare service available on request. 
    Activities: biking (bicycle rental), billiards, cycling, squash, walking, table tennis, massage, fitness centre.                                                                        
    Ctra. Camprodon a Setcases     17869 Llanars  (+34) 972741013 www.hotelgrevol.com 

    Comments:
    Children and extra beds: children under 1 year stay free of charge when using existing bedding. Children from 2 years upwards are charged 19,26 euros per night (with cot). All older children or adults are charged 58,85 euros per night for an extra bed. 

  • Hotel Husa Sant Bernat - Montseny

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

    The three star Hotel Husa Sant Bernat lies amidst the protected Montseny Nature Park and mountain range, at an altitude of some 853 metres. Built in 1952 and renovated in 1997, the accommodation at this hotel comprises a total of 23 double rooms spread over 2 floors, each offering ensuite bathroom with hairdryer, heating, satellite and canal+ television, internet access, double bed and direct dial telephone.
    The lobby has 24-hour reception service and further amenities include a cloakroom, Café, kiosk, conference facilities, TV room, public Internet terminal, the à la carte restaurant La Borda de LAvi, a freshwater swimming pool, sun terrace with sun loungers, steam room, professional massage service, car park, laundry service and riding stables.
    The closest shops, bars and nightclubs are roughly 30 km from the hotel (just as well if you have kids!!)
    Crta Santa M Palautordera a Seva Km 20.8 08460 Montseny 938473011  www.santbernat.com

    Comments:
    Cots, high chairs, bottle warmers and children´s menus are available. The prices for children depend on the travel dates. 
     

  • Camping & Bungalows Cala Llevadó - Tossa

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

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    Cala Llevadó is recommended in the most important European camping-guides. It is unusual in that no two pitches are the same; you are really camping among nature! A paradise for genuine campers especially if you arrive with your tent or plan to stay in one of the onsite accommodations -  especially recommended are the wooden chalets or the fully equipped family tents. (Cots are available).
    Small and medium-sized caravans are welcome, but  it can be difficult to park larger caravans or motor homes among the trees on this natural (terraced) site!
    The facilities are of a high standard; 2 swimming pools (one for adults/one for children) modern sanitary facilities with free hot water, a baby bath and a recreational room, children`s playground, snack bar, restaurant, supermarket, daily newspapers, tourist information service, cash machine and currency exchange, communal area and several toilet areas for pets and facilities for washing them. The area surrounding Cala Llevadó has much to offer - four beaches (one a nudist beach), a great variety of water sports including water skiing, surfing, snorkeling, boat trips, sailing and diving. Further activities include; organized day tips (twice a week), basketball, mini golf, tennis, table tennis, billiard, football, volleyball, hiking, fishing.There are activities and entertainment for children from 5-12 years. The children can take part in handicrafts, games, shows, cultural activities and excursions.
    Additionally there is entertainment for adults in locations outside the camp site, with activities and parties in the afternoons and evenings, and various shows (during high season).
    Open from 01-05-2008 till 30-09-2008 and Easter.
    Ctra GI-682 de Lloret a Tossa pk. 18.9  17320 Tossa de Mar (+34) 972340314 www.calallevado.com
     

  • Parador de Vic-Sau 4* - Montseny

    Recommended by Angela Schweizer

    A former Catalan Farmhouse now converted into a four star luxury hotel, the Parador de Vic-Sau is situated 14 kilometres from Vic itself, lying above sea level, in the fascinating mountain area of Guilleria, surrounded by beautiful countryside and offers an excellent view of the Sau reservoir below.
    The building has the traditional look of a “Masia” with arched grating windows, stone facade and a well looked-after garden. The newly-refurbished rooms are spacious and all offer exceptional views of the surrounding landscape. There are twenty three twin-bedded rooms, ten rooms with double beds, four single rooms, two suites, and two duplex rooms all of them equipped with an en suite bathroom, air conditioning/heating, cable/satellite TV, mini-bar and telephone.
    The hotel facilities include: currency exchange, parking (at cost), restaurant (Catalan cuisine), Room and laundry service, safety deposit box, heated swimming pool (open in high season), tennis court,  bike hire, garden /terrace, wake up calls 2 lifts, portiere service from 8:00 to 23:00, travel agency facilities, car rental, baby-sitting and cot hire.
    Activities: golf, horse riding, hot air ballooning, mountain biking, swimming, tennis, water sports.
    Tip: This is the Parador closest to Barcelona (82 km by dual carriageway); There are many Romanesque monasteries to visit, as well as churches, sanctuaries, a cathedral, and the episcopal museum. 
     Paraje de bac de Sau – 08500 Vic (+34) 93 812 23 23  www.parador.es