Sustainable And Eco-Hotels In Spain

The 8 Most Ethical And Sustainable Hotels In Spain according to ETIC Hotels

Gastrohotel RH Canfali

Parking,Free WiFi,Beachfront,Restaurant,Non-smoking rooms,24-hour front desk,Room service,Terrace,Bar,Lift
  •  Benidorm, Spain
  •  ETIC Green Score: 78%
  •  Reviews: 4.5 (670+)
ETIC carbon rating
7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.8
/10

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ARTIEM Audax

2 swimming pools,Spa and wellness centre,Free WiFi,Private parking,Beachfront,Restaurant,Fitness centre,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Fabulous breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.5
/10

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The Social Hub Barcelona Poblenou

2 swimming pools,Private parking,Free WiFi,Non-smoking rooms,Fitness centre,Restaurant,24-hour front desk,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Good breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.4
/10

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Hotel RH Victoria & Spa

Outdoor swimming pool,Private parking,Free WiFi,Spa and wellness centre,Family rooms,Restaurant,Facilities for disabled guests,Fitness centre,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar
  •  Benidorm, Spain
  •  ETIC Green Score: 72%
  •  Reviews: 4.4 (1225+)
ETIC carbon rating
7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.2
/10

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Barcelo Portinatx - Adults Only

2 swimming pools,Free WiFi,Beachfront,Facilities for disabled guests,Room service,Restaurant,Non-smoking rooms,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Fabulous breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.2
/10

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Es Portal Restaurant & Hotel Boutique

Outdoor swimming pool,Free parking,Free WiFi,Non-smoking rooms,Airport shuttle,Room service,Bar,Superb breakfast
  •  Pals, Spain
  •  ETIC Green Score: 72%
  •  Reviews: 4.6 (705+)
ETIC carbon rating
7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.2
/10

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Villa Almendros PlusHolidays

Outdoor swimming pool,Free parking,Free WiFi,BBQ facilities,Terrace
  •  Calp, Spain
  •  ETIC Green Score: 72%
  •  Reviews: 0 (+)
ETIC carbon rating
7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.2
/10

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Hotel Murcia Rincon De Pepe Affiliated B

Fitness centre,Family rooms,Restaurant,Facilities for disabled guests,Non-smoking rooms,Room service,Bar,Very good breakfast
  •  Murcia, Spain
  •  ETIC Green Score: 72%
  •  Reviews: 4.4 (1457+)
ETIC carbon rating
7
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.2
/10

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COUNTRY PROFILE

Spain

  • Official Name:Kingdom of Spain

  • Capital:Madrid

  • Population:47,431,256

  • Area:505,992 km²

  • Major Languages:Spanish

  • Major Religions:Christianity

  • Life expectancy:83.56 years

  • Currency:Euro

10 Things To Do In Spain

  • 1. Explore the Sagrada Família in Barcelona

    The Sagrada Família stands as an architectural marvel that embodies Antoni Gaudí`s artistic genius. As you step inside, be captivated by its awe-inspiring design, stained glass windows that bathe the interior in vibrant hues, and the intertwining forms that symbolize nature and spirituality. A visit to this basilica is an encounter with boundless creativity and spiritual contemplation.

  • 2. Wander through Park Güell

    Park Güell enchants visitors with its whimsical charm and Gaudí`s distinct style. Meander along curving pathways adorned with colorful mosaics, encounter the famous salamander sculpture, and ascend to the terrace with its iconic serpentine bench. From here, you`ll enjoy panoramic views of the city that harmonize with the artistic allure of this enchanting park.

  • 3. Visit the Royal Alcázar of Seville

    The Royal Alcázar of Seville transports you through time with its intricate blend of architectural styles, reflecting centuries of Moorish, Gothic, and Renaissance influence. Stroll through lush gardens, marvel at ornate courtyards, and explore lavish chambers adorned with exquisite tilework and intricate plasterwork. This palace is a living testament to Spain`s rich history.

  • 4. Experience the vibrant atmosphere of La Rambla

    La Rambla is a sensory feast in the heart of Barcelona. As you amble along this bustling promenade, you`ll encounter captivating street performers, open-air markets, and an array of shops and cafes. Don`t miss the opportunity to explore cultural landmarks like the Boqueria Market and the bustling energy that defines this iconic Barcelona street.

  • 5. Discover the Prado Museum and other art gems in Madrid

    The Prado Museum stands as a treasure trove of European art, housing masterpieces from the likes of Goya, Velázquez, and El Greco. Beyond the Prado, Madrid`s art scene flourishes with a plethora of galleries and institutions that showcase Spain`s cultural legacy and contemporary artistic expressions. Your journey through Spain`s artistry is both profound and enlightening.

  • 6. Relax on the beaches of Costa del Sol

    Costa del Sol beckons with its sun-kissed shores and a lively coastal ambiance. Whether you`re basking under the Mediterranean sun, indulging in water sports, or strolling along charming promenades, the beaches of Costa del Sol offer a blend of relaxation and recreation that embodies Spain`s coastal spirit.

  • 7. Visit the Alhambra in Granada

    The Alhambra is a testament to the opulence and beauty of Islamic architecture. As you wander through its palaces, courtyards, and gardens, marvel at intricate geometric patterns, tranquil fountains, and the stunning Nasrid Palaces. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is a captivating embodiment of Spain`s Moorish heritage and cultural synthesis.

  • 8. Experience the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona

    The Running of the Bulls, part of the San Fermín festival, is a heart-pounding tradition that infuses Pamplona with exhilaration. Feel the adrenaline as you witness the daring interaction between humans and bulls. This event is a fusion of bravery, festivity, and Spanish culture that leaves an indelible mark on both participants and spectators.

  • 9. Explore the historic city of Toledo

    Toledo transports you through time with its cobblestone streets, medieval synagogues, and the imposing Toledo Cathedral. As you wander through the city`s narrow alleys, you`ll encounter a diverse blend of cultural influences and historic landmarks that reflect the confluence of Christian, Muslim, and Jewish heritage.

  • 10. Indulge in traditional Spanish cuisine

    Savoring traditional Spanish cuisine is a journey through flavors and regional specialties. Immerse yourself in the culinary tapestry of tapas, paella, churros, and a wide array of dishes that celebrate the rich diversity of Spanish culture. Each bite offers a taste of the country`s history, ingredients, and the warmth of its culinary traditions.

5 Most Visited Cities In Spain

  • Madrid

    Barcelona

    Seville

    Valencia

    Granada

When To Go To Spain

  • The best time to visit Spain depends on the region. Spring (March to May) and fall (September to October) are generally pleasant for exploring many parts of the country. Madrid, the capital, showcases historic landmarks and world-class museums. Barcelona`s architecture and beaches offer a mix of experiences. Andalusia`s Moorish heritage and the Balearic Islands` Mediterranean charm provide diverse cultural encounters. Spain`s diverse cultures, culinary delights, and architectural wonders create a travel experience that is both lively and captivating.

Travel Recommendation And Useful Links For Spain

Find the complete travel guide for Spain

  • - Check entry requirements based on your nationality and ensure you have the necessary documents.
    - Respect local customs and etiquette, and learn about Spanish history and culture.
    - Be cautious of pickpocketing in crowded tourist areas; safeguard your belongings.
    - Explore Spain`s historic cities, beaches, and diverse regions.
    - Experience Spanish cuisine, fiestas, and the vibrant local traditions.

  • Office Tourism of Spain

  • CIA World Fact-book

  • Wikipedia Page

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