How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking hotel
TripAdvisor Reviews La Alqueria Rafales
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... if it’s brown flush it down’!! (Progress, we do have a flushing toilet!
2. No bedroom activities, apart from sleeping, as the walls are very thin……..Paul’s face was a picture, I could just see him thinking, hang on we’re here for a month, that must be against my human rights!!!!!
3. We are both tee-total and don't like any alcohol in the house…..well that nearly did have us heading for the door, we have ...
... has been so good (usually 15-20 degrees) we try to find a nice sunny spot in the garden to chill out. Most days we are lucky enough to be in t shirts and Paul has been known to wear his shorts!
On our first saturday off we decided to walk into the mountains to La Moleta (nipple mountain) which we could see from where we were staying. It was a beautiful sunny day so we set off at 9.30 for the long trek to the top. About half way there we ...
... colour. Nose of intense black fruit and white pepper. Soft and ripe fruit on the palate with noticeable grip and good length.
A great tasting of fine wine with very affordable prices!
And so it was on to our final destination on our trip, Pagos De Híbera. Here we were to see one of the “Cathedrals of Wine” designed by Cèsar Martinelli I Brunet. Cèsar was a Catalan modernista architect taught by the more famous ...
... of ice. I happily wandered the aisles tasting the sweet cherries and a freshly baked pastries and watching the locals do their weekly shop. In the afternoon I took shade from the blazing sun in the very modern part of the city. The Principe Felipe Science Museum was really interesting and interactive, whilst covered subjects from DNA to climate change. The beach was beautiful as the sun was setting. I walked along the sand and saw hundreds of locals setting ...
... Mercat de la Boqueria, a food market (featured on the Masterchef Semi Final) which sells an amazing array of fruit, vegetables, meat and tapas- the displays of food were works of art! I hired a bike to make the most of my short time in the city.
Unfortunately the exterior of Gaudi's Casa Mila was covered in scaffolding but I still got to walk amongst the giant chimney pots on the rooftop and there was a great ...