Position was unique and hotel very close to all attractions!!
The accommodations were somewhat spartan but comfortable. The unit was clean and relatively spacious. We did not use the kitchen facilities in unit so I can not comment on the function of the kitchen. It served us well for our two night stay. Good WiFi.
Air conditioner leaked water on my head while sleeping. Bath light worked sometime. Beds too firm
Great apartment had everything we needed for 4 people.
Propriétaire très agréable, parlant parfaitement le français, toujours prêt à arranger ces hôtes. Sur place jeux, vélos, pétanque.... à 30 min de barcelone par autoroute à 3 min (sans l entendre) Je recommande vivement
VERY difficult to find, even with a GPS! One-way streets, even in such a remote village, led us to drive in ever decreasing circles until we pulled up outside the police station. A very kind local man (who spoke no English) offered to lead us the rest of the way, and took off in his car for us to ...
Montserrat Monastery is in Monistrol de Montserrat, a relaxing area. Distinct for its natural features and small-town feel, this locale has many tasty options for dining and drinking. Many visitors come for its beautiful outdoor settings, especially the mountains. The area has hotels near Montserrat Monastery, and it makes a great base for sightseeing in and around Monistrol de Montserrat.
Besides Montserrat Monastery, there are many other activities and attractions in Monistrol de Montserrat. Golfing, hiking, and attending sporting events are just a few things to do in the area. The area's storied past is told through the monuments and cathedrals.
A great place to catch a game or event is Sant Cugat High Performance Training Centre. Try to avoid the hazards at golf courses like La Mola Golf Club, Real Club de Golf El Prat, and Golf Sant Joan. You can spend a leisurely day outdoors at Vallparadis Park or Parc Central del Valles. At Coves del Salnitre, take some time to really appreciate nature. If you've got some more time, you won't be disappointed by Parc Valles, Bodegas Codorniu, and Codorniu.
Sights like Carrer del Balc, Museum of Technology of Manresa, and Museum of Science and Technology of Catalonia offer insight into the local culture. Monuments like Montserrat Monastery, Collegiate Basilica of Santa Maria, and Casa Torrents Palace are well regarded. Masia Freixa, Tower of the Palace, and Parroquia de Sant Pere are some local landmarks.
Don't miss Santa Cova Funicular, Sant Joan Funicular, and Casa Alegre de Sagrera while you're here. Convent of San Francisco, Castle- Carthusian Monastery of Vallparadis, and Monastery of Sant Benet de Bages are other top spots to see.
Take a plane to Barcelona (BCN-Barcelona Intl.), located 24.3 miles (39.1 km) from Monistrol de Montserrat. It's the closest major airport to Montserrat Monastery.
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