Hotel Marqués de Riscal : a wine and art experience

Located in the wine town of Elciego, the Marqués de Riscal vineyard dates back to 1858 and is the oldest winery in the region. In 2006, renowned architect Frank Gehry transformed the estate into a superb 21st-century castle. The Hotel Marqués de Riscal, a true architectural masterpiece, promises an unforgettable sensory experience.

Unique architecture

Staying at the Hotel Marqués de Riscal means immersing yourself in a singular experience, where Frank O. Gehry’s avant-garde neoclassical style permeates every corner. Indeed, the interior reflects the architect’s inimitable aesthetic, with sloping walls, zigzag windows, cathedral-high ceilings and a host of bespoke details. The result is an atmosphere reminiscent of a museum, where every element appears to be a work of art on display.

Each of the 61 rooms and suites promises total immersion in exceptional design, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside, the medieval town of Elciego or the hotel’s striking architecture. A unique harmony between the charm of the old and the seduction of the modern characterises this exceptional establishment.

Total immersion in the world of wine

This establishment draws its uniqueness from its vineyards and vintages, integrating the world of wine into every aspect, whether in the restaurant or even the spa.

Naturally, wine is at the heart of the cuisine, offering the chance to savour local dishes accompanied by exceptional wines. The 1860 Tradicion and Marqués de Riscal restaurants, both overseen by Michelin-starred chef Francis Paniego, embody this culinary fusion.The chef aspires to continuous culinary evolution, based on culinary excellence and innovation.

The hotel adopts a singular approach to wine with vinotherapy, pioneering this new practice. Its spa, the SPA Vinothérapie® Caudalie Marqués de Riscal, stands out as an oasis of serenity, promoting health and beauty through exclusive treatments that explore the benefits of the vine, creating an exceptional sensory experience. 

Surrounded by lush vineyards, the Marqués de Riscal estate is one of the oldest in the region. Guests can learn more about the wine-making process on daily guided tours of the ultra-modern facilities. A unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the region’s wine-making history.

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