El Raco de Madremanya is a small luxury hotel in the pretty Medieval village of Madremanya, amid the glorious Empordà and Les Gavarres countryside. This rustic retreat has 10 rooms in 2 buildings, a renovated 17th-century farmhouse complete with original stonework and a newly built lodge, also of natural stones & woods which also houses the restaurant. There are 2 swimming pools in the 3,000 sqm gardens and with the large living room and plenty of terraces, guests can always find a quiet spot to relax and take in the country air. Perfect for exploring both Gironès and Empordà or simply relaxing in chic country style.
Explore Madremanya with its 14th-century church and pretty streets or visit the surrounding villages such as Llafranc and Monells. For some great walks, take a day on the Mare de Déu dels Àngels mountain range while there are some lovely beaches along the Costa Brava, with the closet beach, Pals, just a 20 minute drive away. There are some good golf courses nearby as well as horse-riding schools. As an alternative way to explore the beautiful natural surroundings around El Raco de Madremanya, try mountain biking, or take a balloon trip to see it all in its full glory.
The large communal living room in the farmhouse is a cosy affair, perfect for reading or catching up with new friends and there are 2 outdoor swimming pools, one of which is saltwater, and a solarium. The gardens and terraces offer plenty of seating for an afternoon lounging in the sun.
For breakfast, El Raco de Madremanya offers a large continental breakfast with traditional dishes using locally-sourced ingredients. Book in advance for dinner in the popular restaurant with a choice of regional dishes and Mediterranean cusine, all served in the dining room with views of the garden, or out on the terrace. This luxury hotel also has a superb wine list, with some very reasonably priced bottles.