The rural tourism network is excellent throughout Spain ... to Asturias airport with easyJet. It is worth stopping over in Oviedo, the regional capital, particularly as Room Mate (985 227272; www.room-matehotels.com), the stylish, inexpensive hotel.
Asturias is a region in the middle of Spain ... rurales or aldeas are often-charming traditional lodgings offering a self-catering option (casasdealdea.com and casas.co.uk are good places to look). Alternatively, there are plenty of small, family-run hotels.
That said, what do you do if you’re planning a trip to Spain and neither want to spend time in a hotel nor know anyone that ... we’ve stayed in close to a dozen casa rurales from the Costa Verde in Asturias to the Sierra de Guadarrama Mountains.
If you like visiting wineries, you are in the Rias Baixas – one of Spain’s most fashionable ... award in 2014 for the best rural hotel in Spain. What’s so great about it? It’s known as the El Escorial of Asturias – so the name alone makes it.
Spain is full of magical mountain views. Madrid and Barcelona are amazing cities, but neither of these vibrant metropolises can hold a candle to the rejuvenating powers of rural Spain ... border into neighboring Asturias to end in the town of Poncebos.
There are thousands of communities throughout Spain ... to build hotels or houses to let. “Around 65 percent of buyers are private, and the rest is business,” says Fafián. The lack of subsidies and banks’ reluctance to lend has hit the rural tourism.
ASTURIAS, THE PROVINCE on the northwestern coast of Spain just ... accommodations in rural areas as well as towns. Costing around 8-20 euros a night, these can be bargains for a dry bunk and a great way to meet people. One-star hotels, hostels, and.
So I worked up a trip, my fourth or fifth to the region, that would take in a little of each of the things I love about Asturias: the rural essences ... one of Spain's last great unknown treasures. But then I would say that. Hotel Fruela (00 34 985.
I did end up doing a fair bit of research on the north of Spain, but dropped that plan for not being sufficiently equipped for the cold. I most wanted to see the cidar and cheese country of Asturias ... Wifi (most hotels and casas rurales do), we.
I spent several days with Juan on my recent blog trip to Valencia, and during that time he described how he owns and manages a couple of rural guest houses in the beautiful countryside of Asturias in northern Spain ... the design of a hotel.