Hotel el Castell de Ciutat La Seu d'Urgell
The Castle of Ciudad, located at the foot of an 11th century fortress, is located in the Catalan Pyrenees, 1 minute from the historic town of La Seu de Urgell and 10 km from the Principality of Andorra.
Owned by the Tàpies family, this mountain chalet has 38 rooms offering a splendid view of the historic town of La Seo de Urgel and the Cadí-Moixeró Natural Park. With classic decoration, the rooms on the top floor are all attic rooms, and those on the ground floor all with terrace. Inside the fort is the Condal suite, a unique space.
El Tàpies is the emblematic Restaurant of the Castle, its opening has been a reference in the region; Has received in its tables national and international personalities, always with a kitchen with heart.
Currently, its fires are in charge of the Chef Salvador Trabalón, its creations are focused on the product, and 60% of the products that cooks come from the region. He has designed a short and very varied menu, to please all palates.
The Katia is a more informal, market cuisine, a cozy place where you can observe the chef while preparing the most varied dishes. Traditional and regional cuisine, every day the best raw materials found on the market. In charge of Chef Oscar Solé, to the very extensive and varied menu, the Cheeks of beef, mountain rice and smoked salmon stand out.
The hotel's wine cellar offers more than 500 local and international wine labels.
The Wellness Club offers 4 cabins with a variety of relaxing and beauty treatments, a spectacular heated indoor pool, outdoor pool, gym, sauna, hammam and an outdoor jacuzzi with memorable views.
La Fortaleza, originally the residence of the Counts of Urgell, was converted in 1993 into a unique space for holding social and corporate events.
La Seu d'Urgell is the capital of the bishopric of Alt Urgell and its Cathedral dates back to the 11th century, being the largest Romanesque style in Catalonia.
The region offers the possibility to enjoy nature in full, with activities such as hiking, 4x4, mountain biking, rafting, skiing, golf, horse riding, fishing and hot springs, among many others.
The location of the Castle City is an interesting stop for travelers from Barcelona to Toulouse or Carcasonne and those wishing to discover the Catalan, Spanish and French Pyrenees.
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