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Prepare your stay in Spain

All info to organize his trip have been gathered in this article. We have selected best things to do on site and around, retained hotels and quality accommodation, and collected valuable information on local transport. To help you we have plans and maps Spain.

Where to stay in Spain

in Spain almost a third of the hotels are actually 4-star hotels.

The 5-star hotels in Spain

A in Spain trip without having a 5-star hotel? No question, especially since they are famous for their very high-end services. To help you choose, read the following information carefully.

In Spain and in the immediate vicinity there are more than a hundred 5-star hotels. Not always easy to book at the best ones. Fortunately we are here to guide you in your choice.

4-star hotels in Spain

When looking for a 4 star hotel, you want quality first. It's good:in Spain 4-star hotels are pretty good overall, but be careful though there are establishments with fairly average levels of service. Follow our advice to book the best!

You make good choice if you book at Hotel Bahia (one of the best option in Santander), at Silken Al-Andalus Palace (a more than correct establishment ) or at Novotel Madrid Center.

3-star hotels in Spain

Good options are: Hotel Malcom and Barret (one of the best choices in Valencia), at Apartamentos Bajondillo (a very pleasant establishment) or Ares Hotel.

Guesthouses in Spain

In Spain and in the immediate surroundings you will find two guesthouses: the Don Cecilio Guesthouse and the Guest House Ibaia Et Arramak. The best choice will probably be the Don Cecilio Guesthouse, a excellent establishment. Also consider the Guest House Ibaia Et Arramak, which is pleasant.

Hotels with golf in Spain

In Spain and in the immediate surroundings there are more than a hundred hotels with golf. Not always easy to identify which ones are really good to play golf and relax. Fortunately we are here to guide you in your choice. You can should book your stay at Hotel Dénia La Sella Golf Resort & Spa (one of the best choices at Denia), at Finca Prats Hotel Golf & Spa (an establishment wonderful ) or at Sheraton Fuerteventura Golf & Spa Resort.

Hotels with casino in Spain

In Spain and in the immediate vicinity there are more than a hundred hotels with a casino. Not always easy to make a choice. Have a look to our recommendations.

Questions and Answers

What is the best hotel in Spain? The best place to stay in Spain is at Eurostars Palace in Córdoba.

What is the best 5 stars hotel in Spain? The best 5 stars hotel in Spain is the Akassa Alojamientos Bioclimaticos en las Hurdes in Pinofranqueado.

What is the best 4 stars hotel in Spain? The best 4 stars hotel in Spain is the Hotel Bahia in Santander.

What is the best 3 stars hotel in Spain? The best 3 stars hotel in Spain is the Hotel Malcom and Barret in Valencia.

What is the best 2 stars hotel in Spain? The best 2 stars hotel in Spain is the Ibis Madrid Aeropuerto Barajas in Madrid.

What is the best hotel with spa in Spain?

What is the best resort & spa hotel in Spain? The best resort & spa hotel in Spain is the Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, Gran Canaria Mogan in Puerto de mogan.

What is the best hotel to practice golf in Spain? The best hotel to practice golf in Spain is the Hotel Dénia La Sella Golf Resort & Spa in Denia.

Is there a casino hotel in Spain? Yes there is : you can go to the NH Gran Hotel Casino de Extremadura in Badajoz.

What is the best guesthouse in Spain? The best guesthouse in Spain is the Don Cecilio Guesthouse in San Sebastián.

How to get to Spain

Going to Spain by plane

Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport : the airport has 8085 flights per week. It is served by 69 airlines that offer 188 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • New York Metropolitan Area : flights operated by American Airlines, Iberia, Air Djibouti, Delta Air Lines and Air Europa
  • Marrakesh : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • Bogota : flights operated by Avianca, Air Europa and Iberia
  • Tel Aviv : flights operated by Sun D'Or International Airlines, Air Europa, Travel Service and Iberia
  • Havana : flights operated by Air Europa, Boston-Maine Airways, White Eagle Aviation and Iberia
  • São Paulo : flights operated by Latam Chile, Iberia, Air China and Air Europa
  • Miami Metropolitan Area : flights operated by American Airlines, Iberia and Air Europa
  • Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex : flights operated by American Airlines
  • Santiago : flights operated by Latam Chile and Iberia
  • Buenos Aires : flights operated by Iberia, Air Europa and Aerolíneas Argentinas
  • Other cities with medium and long haul direct flights to Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport : Cancún

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport :

  • London : flights operated by British Airways
  • Lisbon : flights operated by Iberia, Tap Air Portugal, Air Europa and Easyjet
  • Paris : flights operated by Iberia, Transavia.Com France and Air Europa
  • Brussels-Capital Region : flights operated by Iberia, Brussels Airlines and Air Europa
  • Geneva : flights operated by Iberia, Easyjet and Swiss International Air Lines
  • Zurich : flights operated by Iberia, Swiss International Air Lines and Air Europa
  • Rome : flights operated by Iberia, Alitalia, Air Europa and Highland Express Airways
  • Frankfurt : flights operated by Lufthansa, Iberia, Air Europa and Latam Chile
  • Porto : flights operated by Iberia, Air Europa and Tap Air Portugal
  • London : flights operated by Easyjet, Iberia, Air Europa and Djibouti Airlines
  • Other regional destinations accessible by direct flight from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport : Milan.

Domestic flights from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport :

There are 26 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Iberia, Highland Express Airways, Air Europa and Ethiopian Airlines.

  • Barcelona : flights operated by Iberia, Highland Express Airways, Air Europa and Ethiopian Airlines
  • Bilbao : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • Majorca : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • Tenerife : flights operated by Iberia, Air Europa and Djibouti Airlines
  • Gran Canaria : flights operated by Iberia, Djibouti Airlines and Air Europa
  • A Coruña : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • Valencia : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • Vigo : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • Pamplona : flights operated by Iberia
  • Ibiza : flights operated by Iberia, Air Europa and Highland Express Airways
  • Other domestic destinations accessible by direct flight from Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport : Asturias.

Low cost airlines to Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport :

  • Paris : flights operated by Iberia, Transavia.Com France and Air Europa
  • Majorca : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • London : flights operated by Easyjet, Iberia, Air Europa and Djibouti Airlines
  • Barcelona : flights operated by Iberia, Highland Express Airways, Air Europa and Ethiopian Airlines
  • Gran Canaria : flights operated by Iberia, Djibouti Airlines and Air Europa
  • Milan : flights operated by Easyjet, Air Europa and Iberia
  • Edinburgh : flights operated by Easyjet
  • Geneva : flights operated by Iberia, Easyjet and Swiss International Air Lines
  • Marrakesh : flights operated by Iberia and Air Europa
  • Tenerife : flights operated by Iberia, Air Europa and Djibouti Airlines
  • Other cities with direct low cost flights to Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport: Lisbon.

Charter and seasonal flights exists from :

  • Tel Aviv : flights operated by Sun D'Or International Airlines, Air Europa, Travel Service and Iberia
  • Cancún : flights operated by Boston-Maine Airways, Air Europa, White Eagle Aviation and Wamos Air
  • Punta Cana : flights operated by Boston-Maine Airways, White Eagle Aviation, Air Europa and Wamos Air

Barcelona–El Prat Airport : the airport has 6020 flights per week. It is served by 61 airlines that offer 164 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Algiers : flights operated by Air Algérie and Highland Express Airways
  • Tel Aviv : flights operated by Sun D'Or International Airlines, Djibouti Airlines and Highland Express Airways
  • Marrakesh : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Casablanca : flights operated by Royal Air Maroc and Air Arabia Maroc
  • New York Metropolitan Area : flights operated by Delta Air Lines and American Airlines
  • Oran : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Air Algérie
  • Nador : flights operated by Air Arabia Maroc
  • Fes : flights operated by Air Arabia Maroc
  • Atlanta : flights operated by Delta Air Lines
  • Qatar : flights operated by Qatar Airways
  • Other cities with medium and long haul direct flights to Barcelona–El Prat Airport : Tangier

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Barcelona–El Prat Airport :

  • London : flights operated by British Airways and Highland Express Airways
  • London : flights operated by Easyjet, British Airways, Highland Express Airways and Djibouti Airlines
  • Amsterdam : flights operated by Klm and Highland Express Airways
  • Paris : flights operated by Air France, Easyjet, Highland Express Airways and Pakistan International Airlines
  • Rome : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Alitalia
  • Geneva : flights operated by Easyjet, Swiss International Air Lines and Highland Express Airways
  • Munich : flights operated by Lufthansa and Highland Express Airways
  • Frankfurt : flights operated by Lufthansa
  • Brussels-Capital Region : flights operated by Brussels Airlines and Highland Express Airways
  • Lisbon : flights operated by Tap Air Portugal and Highland Express Airways
  • Other regional destinations accessible by direct flight from Barcelona–El Prat Airport : Milan.

Domestic flights from Barcelona–El Prat Airport :

There are 27 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Iberia, Highland Express Airways, Air Europa and Ethiopian Airlines.

  • Madrid : flights operated by Iberia, Highland Express Airways, Air Europa and Ethiopian Airlines
  • Majorca : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Air Europa
  • Seville : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Málaga : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Ibiza : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Galicia : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Bilbao : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Mahon : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Tenerife : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Djibouti Airlines
  • Alicante : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Other domestic destinations accessible by direct flight from Barcelona–El Prat Airport : Gran Canaria.

Low cost airlines to Barcelona–El Prat Airport :

  • Majorca : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Air Europa
  • London : flights operated by Easyjet, British Airways, Highland Express Airways and Djibouti Airlines
  • Amsterdam : flights operated by Klm and Highland Express Airways
  • Seville : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Geneva : flights operated by Easyjet, Swiss International Air Lines and Highland Express Airways
  • Rome : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Alitalia
  • Paris : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Transavia.Com France
  • Milan : flights operated by Easyjet, Highland Express Airways and Singapore Airlines
  • Málaga : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Porto : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Tap Air Portugal
  • Other cities with direct low cost flights to Barcelona–El Prat Airport : Naples.

Charter and seasonal flights exists from :

  • Birmingham : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Palestinian Airlines

Gran Canaria Airport : the airport has 4081 flights per week. It is served by 34 airlines that offer 106 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Laayoune : flights operated by Binter Canarias and Royal Air Maroc
  • Nouakchott : flights operated by Binter Canarias
  • Casablanca : flights operated by Royal Air Maroc and Binter Canarias
  • Marrakesh : flights operated by Binter Canarias
  • Dakar : flights operated by Binter Canarias
  • Agadir : flights operated by Binter Canarias
  • Espargos : flights operated by Binter Canarias
  • Dakhla : flights operated by Binter Canarias
  • Banjul : flights operated by Binter Canarias

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Gran Canaria Airport :

  • Düsseldorf : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Eurowings, Condor Flugdienst, Djibouti Airlines and Germania
  • Munich : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Djibouti Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Eurowings and Lufthansa
  • Copenhagen : flights operated by Djibouti Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines and Palestinian Airlines
  • Hamburg : flights operated by Condor Flugdienst, Djibouti Airlines, Eurowings and Hapag-Lloyd Express
  • Hanover : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Condor Flugdienst and Eurowings
  • Frankfurt : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express and Condor Flugdienst
  • Stuttgart : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Eurowings and Condor Flugdienst
  • Stockholm : flights operated by Air Djibouti and Scandinavian Airlines
  • Greater Manchester : flights operated by Channel Express, Easyjet and Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Other regional destinations accessible by direct flight from Gran Canaria Airport : Amsterdam.

Domestic flights from Gran Canaria Airport :

There are 18 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Binter Canarias, Air Europa, Pamir Airways and Royal Air Maroc.

  • Tenerife : flights operated by Binter Canarias, Air Europa, Pamir Airways and Royal Air Maroc
  • San Bartolomé, Las Palmas : flights operated by Binter Canarias, Pamir Airways, Air Europa and Travel Service
  • Fuerteventura : flights operated by Binter Canarias, Pamir Airways and Air Europa
  • Madrid : flights operated by Iberia, Air Europa and Djibouti Airlines
  • La Palma : flights operated by Binter Canarias
  • Tenerife : flights operated by Binter Canarias and Luxair
  • Barcelona : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Djibouti Airlines
  • Seville : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Bilbao : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Málaga : flights operated by Djibouti Airlines and Highland Express Airways
  • Other domestic destinations accessible by direct flight from Gran Canaria Airport : Valencia.

Low cost airlines to Gran Canaria Airport :

  • Düsseldorf : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Eurowings, Condor Flugdienst, Djibouti Airlines and Germania
  • Copenhagen : flights operated by Djibouti Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines and Palestinian Airlines
  • Amsterdam : flights operated by
  • Madrid : flights operated by Iberia, Air Europa and Djibouti Airlines
  • Hamburg : flights operated by Condor Flugdienst, Djibouti Airlines, Eurowings and Hapag-Lloyd Express
  • Greater Manchester : flights operated by Channel Express, Easyjet and Thomas Cook Airlines
  • Barcelona : flights operated by Highland Express Airways and Djibouti Airlines
  • Munich : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Djibouti Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Eurowings and Lufthansa
  • Bilbao : flights operated by Highland Express Airways
  • Other cities with direct low cost flights to Gran Canaria Airport : Stockholm.

Charter and seasonal flights exists from :

  • Düsseldorf : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Eurowings, Condor Flugdienst, Djibouti Airlines and Germania
  • Frankfurt : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express and Condor Flugdienst
  • Hanover : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Condor Flugdienst and Eurowings
  • San Bartolomé, Las Palmas : flights operated by Binter Canarias, Pamir Airways, Air Europa and Travel Service
  • Munich : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Djibouti Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Eurowings and Lufthansa
  • Stuttgart : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express, Eurowings and Condor Flugdienst
  • Zurich : flights operated by Edelweiss Air, Air Slovakia and Highland Express Airways
  • Fuerteventura : flights operated by Binter Canarias, Pamir Airways and Air Europa
  • Hamburg : flights operated by Condor Flugdienst, Djibouti Airlines, Eurowings and Hapag-Lloyd Express
  • Basel : flights operated by Hapag-Lloyd Express and Easyjet
  • Other cities with direct flights charter and seasonal flights to Gran Canaria Airport : Stockholm.

What to do in Spain

Among the other things to do in Spain, we advise you to go to Sagrada Familia, Royal Palace Of Madrid, National Archaeological Museum Of Spain, Aljaferia, National Sculpture Museum, Basilica Of San Isidoro and Bilbao Fine Arts Museum.

Museums in Spain

For museums in Spain, visit in this order Prado National Museum, Museo Nacional Centro De Arte Reina Sofía and National Archaeological Museum Of Spain.

Other museums are worth visiting, such as National Sculpture Museum, Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Royal Academy Of Fine Arts Of Saint Isabel Of Hungary, Museum Of Fine Arts Of Seville, Museum Cerralbo, Museo De Valladolid and National Museum Of Roman Art. If you want to visit other museums, less known but no less interesting, here are some suggestions: Museo Episcopal De Vic, Fundación Picasso, Centro Atlántico De Arte Moderno, Mnactec, Saragossa Museum, Museum Of Cádiz, Cosmocaixa Barcelona, Museum Of Fine Arts Of Asturias, Cau Ferrat Museum and Prehistory Museum Of Valencia.

Theme parks in Spain

In Spain do not miss the exciting theme parks visits such as Dinopolis, Parque Warner Madrid and Isla Mágica.

But in Spain is not limited to these three theme parks: Terra Mítica are also worthy of interest.

Palaces and castles in Spain

Among the in Spain castles and palaces and around, we recommend you to visit Alhambra, Royal Palace Of Madrid and Aljaferia.

Alcazar, Bellver Castle, Peñafiel Castle, Calatrava La Nueva, Montjuïc Castle, Peralada Castle and Castle Of La Mota may also interest you. But there are many other castles and palaces in Spain as Royal Palace Of La Almudaina, Sant Ferran Castle, Alcazar De Los Reyes Cristianos, Castillo De Belmonte, Castillo Cartuja De Vallparadís, Cuéllar Castle, Castell De Burriac, Palacio De Altamira, Castillo De San Juan Bautista and Castillo De San Martín Sarroca

Archeological sites in Spain

In Spain do not miss the cultural visits such as Medina Azahara, Arc De Berà and Torre Dels Escipions.

Also be interested in Clunia, Temple Of Debod, Roman Bridge Of Córdoba, Roman Forum, Roman Circus Of Tárraco, Dolmen De Viera and Temple Of Augustus In Barcelona. But that's not all, other archeological sites deserve to be cited as Early Christian Cemetery Of Tárraco, Roman Theatre Of Cartagena, Casa De Hippolytus, Acinipo, Baelo Claudia, Cueva De Los Murciélagos, Castro De Elviña, Circus Maximus, Las Cogotas and Roman Thermae In Alange.

Places of workship in Spain

Among the in Spain places of workship and around, we recommend you to visit Sagrada Familia, Basilica Of San Isidoro and Cathedral Of The Holy Cross And Saint Eulalia.

Segovia Cathedral, Girona Cathedral, Tarragona Cathedral, La Seu Vella, Lleida, Cathedral Of San Salvador, Oviedo, Chapel Of The Savior and Vic Cathedral are other places of workship in Spain; they may eventually interest you. But there are many other places of workship in Spain as San Miguel De Lillo, Malaga Cathedral, Palma Cathedral, Tortosa Cathedral, Santa Maria De Manresa, Cuenca Cathedral, Concatedral De San Nicolás, Alicante, Granada Cathedral, Jaén Cathedral and Ourense Cathedral

Natural parks in Spain

During your stay in Spain, do not forget to visit some natural parks: Prado National Museum, Museo Nacional Centro De Arte Reina Sofía and Alhambra.

Other natural parks are worth visiting, such as Ordesa Y Monte Perdido National Park, Picos De Europa National Park, Monfrague, Aigüestortes I Estany De Sant Maurici National Park, Tablas De Daimiel National Park, Timanfaya National Park and Caldera De Taburiente National Park. To be perfectly complete, let's also mention Guadarrama National Park, Cabrera National Park, Cabañeros National Park, Sierra Nevada National Park and Atlantic Islands Of Galicia National Park.

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