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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Emporda Figueras
Travel Blogs from Figueras
... some enthusiasts and the community got together and restored it. Since 2001 it's been used to press olives from the surrounding groves. I talked to the guys - thickly Catalan accented - who were proudly showing it off yesterday - reminded me of train enthusiasts! The wooden cogs and wheels and stuff inside have all been lovingly recreated. Standing inside, hearing the sails ...
... 60 miles to Ceret, a spot Picasso liked v much and we were rather loud guests in a local restaurant where gentil art-lovers were trying to enjoy their meal. Fortunately they turned out to be much in awe of our exploits and wished us well on our way. We will all remember our night's stay because a council bin emptying competition took place at 3 a.m, ...
One of the endearingly infuriating habits of my husband (hello dear!) is that we never stay in a hotel without moving rooms once. Or twice. The first room is too noisy ( despite having pre-requested the quietest room at the back) or perhaps it is too light or too near the lift. Room 306 in the Grand Marina Hotel seemed huge and delightful. The very, very faint smell of smoke would, I thought, disappear. At 2.30 a.m ...
... dinner drinkies, and we don't mind if we do, thanks !....360 degree views to the Pyrenees, the Chateau Royal, the church that sits in the water, the beach and the sea. Matisse, Derain and the Fauvistes thought it was a top spot, and who are we to disagree?
Markets are on Sundays and Wednesdays, with a great ...
... to the actress Mae West which is actually a room you look down into from above which looks quite like her - they admired each other supposedly. Anyway, well worth the visit if you are in the area. For lunch, we headed to Dali's home town of Cadaques on the Costa Brava. This town is no Torremolinos - although touristy, there's no sign ...