Elegant Grade – Finca de los Arandinos
Finca de los Arandinos is the first large-scale wine tourism project in the famous Rioja region and winner of the International Best of Wine Tourism award in 2013, with its boutique accommodation, “Slow Food” dining concept and outstanding spa facilities. The hotel’s aim is to inspire its guests by creating ultimate tranquillity in a pleasurable setting. You are invited to breathe pure and clean air, fragranced by the on-site winery’s barrels and stroll amongst the picturesque vines. The hotel’s creator, the famous fashion designer David Delfin encourages enjoying breakfast barefoot on your balcony, relaxing at the spa and sampling the restaurant’s rich and varied cuisine.
Grape Escapes guests will be accommodated in double or twin rooms that have been carefully designed and decorated by David Delfin. All of them have private terraces with spectacular views across the vineyards and are equipped with en-suite bathrooms, desks, televisions and complimentary mini-bars.
Elegant Grade – Convento las Claras
Convento las Claras is ideally situated in the interesting historic centre of Peñafiel. Boasting a cosy and contemporary atmosphere, the hotel aspires to offer its guests a truly relaxing stay in the centre of the Ribera del Duero region. Many of the hotel’s facilities are converted from historical buildings such as the chapel and convent of the Clarisas nuns of Peñafiel, which now house the comfortable cafeteria and first-class restaurant. Excellent views of the iconic medieval castle can also be admired from the large garden and sunny terrace.
The hotel offers a variety of premium facilities including a charming restaurant which serves a range of seasonal cuisine, a vast gardens featuring a terrace and an outdoor swimming pool in the summer months. Guests can also relax and unwind in the spa centre, complete with state-of-the-art relaxation areas and an outdoor solarium. Each of the 64 rooms is elegantly decorated with light wood furnishings enabling a bright and airy, comfortable stay. Every room is equipped with an en-suite bathroom with a shower or bathtub, WIFI, a TV, mini-bar, safe, and both heating and air-conditioning facilities.