Castel d' Escales

Castel d' Escales

Historic, beautiful private castle offers luxe comfort with the best of the Costa Brava at your doorstep

Product ID: 6470
Description

Castel d'Escales is listed as a historic Romanesque and Gothic castle with a 1,000 year old tower and offers a unique and captivating setting from which to explore the high-quality wine region of Catalunya and the Empordà-Costa Brava. The castle has a tranquil and peaceful location adjacent to a scenic nature reserve yet the very best the region offers is conveniently at your doorstep. The medieval city of Girona with restaurants renowned for exceptional food and wine is only 10 minutes away and the Costa Brava's most picturesque coves and best golden sand beaches are 30 minutes by car.  A beautiful, luxury residence that invites you to unwind and relax, the property is completely private with enclosed grounds, lovely gardens, pool and several terraces. The 14th-century wine cellar is stocked with a great selection of local boutique wines and custom, personalised tastings can be arranged. Unique architectural elements of stone archways, wooden-beamed and vaulted ceilings, medieval courting seats, and the historic 1,000-year-old circular stone tower are complemented by an attractive mix of original artwork and furnishings, Moroccan and antique Suzani textiles, comfortable and cozy bedrooms, and modern amenities all contribute to making the spirit of the castle feel timeless.The...

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Castel d'Escales is listed as a historic Romanesque and Gothic castle with a 1,000 year old tower and offers a unique and captivating setting from which to explore the high-quality wine region of Catalunya and the Empordà-Costa Brava. The castle has a tranquil and peaceful location adjacent to a scenic nature reserve yet the very best the region offers is conveniently at your doorstep. The medieval city of Girona with restaurants renowned for exceptional food and wine is only 10 minutes away and the Costa Brava's most picturesque coves and best golden sand beaches are 30 minutes by car.  A beautiful, luxury residence that invites you to unwind and relax, the property is completely private with enclosed grounds, lovely gardens, pool and several terraces. The 14th-century wine cellar is stocked with a great selection of local boutique wines and custom, personalised tastings can be arranged. Unique architectural elements of stone archways, wooden-beamed and vaulted ceilings, medieval courting seats, and the historic 1,000-year-old circular stone tower are complemented by an attractive mix of original artwork and furnishings, Moroccan and antique Suzani textiles, comfortable and cozy bedrooms, and modern amenities all contribute to making the spirit of the castle feel timeless.The lookout on top of the ancient tower has a 360º panoramic view sweeping from the nature reserve to the Pyrenees and makes a perfect place to linger with a glass of wine before dinner.There are 7 bedrooms, 6 with full en-suite bath and the castle can accomodate a group of 14. Other highlights include the stone barrel-vault dining room that seats 20, WiFi, TV area with extensive selection of movies, well equipped kitchens and a library at the top of the circular tower.While the property is self-catered, a wonderful English-speaking resident host is on site during your stay to answer questions, assist with reservations and tours, and give valuable insider tips only a local would have.   Your host is also a professional gourmet cook and will provide delicious meals tailor-made to your preferences if desired. 
Meals are served as requested, outside on the terrace or in the stone vaulted dining room, using only fresh, locally grown ingredients and products. You'll enjoy simple yet exquisitely flavourful Catalan and Mediterranean dishes perfectly paired with wines from the castle’s wine cellar.
Private cooking classes can be arranged. Meals, wine, classes and tours are extra and not included in the rental price.
Great attention is paid to detail to make your stay as unforgettable and flavourful as possible! 

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About this activity
Check in
16:00
Check out
10:00
Number of rooms
7
Closing periods
November to April
Booking restrictions
The minimum stay is 7 nights. Maximum number of guests is 14 and children are welcome. No pets allowed. The castle is a non-smoking property; smoking is only permitted in outdoor areas. Any questions, contact us.
Hotel address

1 Mas Castel 17460 Celra, Girona

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Highlights
  • Catalan castle

  • Wine tastings

  • Perfect for groups

Nearby
  • Girona

  • La Bisbal’s ceramic center

  • Salvador Dali home and museum 

  • Celrà village

  • Boutique wineries

  • Beach

  • Wine tours and walking tours

Activities
  • Wine cellar
  • Wine tasting
  • Cooking class
  • Outdoor pool
Services
  • WiFi
  • TV
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Room cleaning
  • Towels & Linen provided
  • Laundry service

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Cancellation Policy

In case of cancellation, you can transfer the credit towards an alternative week during the season if available.

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Product ID: 6470

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