Hotel San Roman de Escalante
Travel Blogs from Escalante
No conocíamos Cantabria y, cuando decidimos ir, vimos este hotel por casualidad. Su web tenía buena pinta, pero lo que nos encontramos desbordó nuestras expectativas. El trato, muy atento, las vistas desde la terraza de la habitación, insuperables, y los jardines y el bosque, geniales.
Lo mejor, sin duda, los masajes que te dan en …
... plenty of suggestion about the wealth that the harvest offers. Strange Egyptian pyramids, modernist assemblages and garlanded villa facades smelt of grape pulp and money! Big money.
Our friendly and patient Ms Tom Tom made the first of many errors and we crawled our way off the motorway up into steep Austrian woodlands. The road turned into hairpin bends and we realised for the first time how heavily ladened the van was. All those clothes, sketchbooks ...
... food pretty much covers it. Looked for a poncho in a store operated by cranky Spanish speaking Chinese woman. Now you can imagine our conversation. I thought the word poncho was pretty much universal. Apparently not. I asked her if she had ever worked at a hotel in Bilbao. Just ran into a German lady I met back in Orio. She said I was looking better. I told her I can't look much worse. Feeling good today. Wished I could have taken more pictures but the rain had me hiding the ...
... While searching for the church we noticed a statue up on a hill nearby (Monte Naranco) and instead headed for that. It turned out to be a Statue of Jesus and there were lots of people walking to it; nowhere near a pilgrimage though.
Now for some diesel. The light was on (typical for Bruce and typically annoying for Anne) but we managed to find a station before getting onto the ...
Day 21: Today we continued on our travels to our final destination of the trip and we are going to Bilbao. We went to the Guggenheim Museum and had a great architecture and was a nice interesting place to finish of our trip. During lunch we all had a reflection of what we did on this trip and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking