The best wine hotels in the world
Nowadays there is a new category of hotel, the ones called oenological hotels. These hotels are focused on winemaking, many of them are part of wine routes and others manufacture their own. Meet the world’s top 10 wine hotels.
Marqués de Riscal Hotel
Located in the town of Elciego at the País Vasco. Famous for its peculiar and very modern design created by the architect Frank Gehry. Also famous for its Spa Vinothérapie Caudalie, where guests can immerse themselves in relaxing grape-husk baths. His restaurant boasts a Michelin star.
Viñas Queirolo Hotel
Located in the heart of the Valley of Ica, this peculiar hotel is the only one in Peru built in the middle of a vineyard. Guests can walk among the vineyards and live a series of experiences related to wine and its process. This hotel belongs to the prestigious Peruvian wine and pisco brand, Santiago Queirolo.
Located in Sardón de Duero, Valladolid, this hotel stands in the Abbey of Santa María de Retuerta, which was built in the 12th century. This beautiful hotel of the shores of Douro, stands out for its architectural beauty and luxury, without forgetting its famous cellar, the Abadía Retuerta.
A Serenada Hotel
Located in the heart of the Grândola’s sierra, only 10 km away from the Portuguese coast. This small hotel (6 rooms), has a vintage and rustic decoration, with fine hand-finished furniture. Famous for its visited wine cellar and library, guests can enjoy various activities on the outskirts of the hotel.
Les Sources de Caudalie
Located between the Château Smith Haut Lafitte vineyards, very close to the heart of Bordeaux. For many, the wine paradise, since it combines its famous wine cellar, its equally famous La Grand’Vigne restaurant (2 Michelin stars) and the Vinothérapie Hotel Spa; and, as if it was not enough, the wine-bar “Rouge”.
Another house of the Governor of Mendoza (Casa Zolo), today it’s a beautiful hotel that has its own vineyards, a restaurant and its own winery called La Huerta. An obligatory point of the wine route of Mendoza and one of the most famous oenological hotels in South America.
Clos de Tres Cantos
It is a hotel composed of over a dozen cabins located between the vineyards of Ensenada, Baja California. Guests who visit this unique hotel enjoy beautiful panoramic views, as well as wine tours and various wine-related experiences.
Palas Cerequio Hotel
Bello Palacio Hotel (palas = palace in Italian), located in Borgata Cerequio, in the province of La Morra, northern Italy. In a beautiful natural environment, this hotel offers its guests the opportunity to taste Barolo wine, a unique wine of Denominazione di origine controllata e Garantita(DOCG).