Hotel of the month: Marqués de Riscal, a Luxury Collection by Marriott, Álava
NEWSLETTER – APRIL 2019
VISIONARY ARCHITECTURE. VINTAGE EXPERIENCES
This stunning 2Ist century chateau was designed by internationally
renowned architect Frank Gehry and is a true masterpiece.
Located in “The City of Wine,” this 5-star hotel is truly an adventure of a lifetime.
Prepare to savor a one-of-a-kind experience of all the senses at Hotel Marques de Riscal.
New delights await. Enjoy local cuisine and fine wines at 1860 Tradición or Marqués de Riscal Restaurant, both overseen by Michelin-starred Chef Francis Paniego, or soak up the benefits
of the grape at the Vinothérapie® SPA Caudalie Marqués de Riscal.
Welcome to the only hotel created by Frank Gehry where each of the unique 43 guestrooms and suites promises to enchant with exceptional designer touches and enviable views
of the countryside, medieval town of Elciego or the striking architecture
Since its unveiling in 2006 this unique property has become a highly sought after contemporary, luxury retreat. Design, art, gastronomy, wine and the lush landscape
all combine to create a memorable sojourn at The City of Wine.
The hotel’s luxurious interior bears the unmistakable stamp of Gehry’s design. Tilted walls, zigzag windows, cathedral-height ceilings and a host of bespoke details create
the impression of accommodation as a work of art in its 43 rooms & suites
The building is a composition of rectilinear prisms that float above the ground by three
super columns that support the building. The building rises nine meters above the ground and crosses the underground wine store of Marqués de Riscal. This allows spectacular views
in all levels, to see the vineyards, Elciego, and the mountains of the Sierra de Cantabria Everything is wrapped in cascades of titanium (Canopies) colored in pink, gold and silver symbolizing the reddish hues of red wine, the mesh of the wine bottle of Marqués de Riscal and the capsule of the bottle.
Staying at the Hotel Marqués de Riscal is an experience unlike any other.
In honour of the region’s extraordinary wine-making tradition, all guests enjoy
a complimentary bottle of wine upon arrival.
Discover all of the requisite state-of-the-art technology, including large-screen high-definition televisions, High Speed Wi-Fi access, and voicemail. Suites come additionally furnished with Nespresso coffee machines and Porsche-designed electric kettles.
Whether you are looking for a location in which to host a small gathering of professional talent or an impressive venue to bring together a larger team, Hotel Marqués de Riscal’s
versatile event spaces offer the perfect solution. Situated in the grounds of the estate
just meters from the hotel, the elegant function rooms can be used separately or adapted
for use as a larger venue. Removing the partitions creates a single integrated space
large enough to host up to 650 people in a cocktail, classroom, conference,
boardroom or workshop situation.
Available for entire hiring
All these characteristics make the Hotel Marques de Riscal a unique place
that far transcends a mere location for meetings, but rather becomes the ideal stage
for a truly unforgettable Experience
With Events in the South, plan and enjoy the perfect event in Álava