Explore the majestic mountains that surround us and delight in a magnificent picnic in the heart of Nature. The Oja River Valley, in the Sierra de la Demanda, is a paradise for mountain, hiking and country lovers. Its impressive beech forests and large oak forests immerse you in the peace and quiet of the mountains surrounding our hotel. After a walking tour to admire the landscape and its biodiversity, you are invited to rest and relax with our magnificent country picnic. A glorious lunch in the middle of nature served by our team with all the comforts. We offer you a menu prepared by our chef Francis Paniego. Accompanied by a careful selection of drinks served by our team under the cool shade of the trees. Cap off your experience with a hot drink and a relaxing break amidst the peace of the forest.
In the heart of La Rioja, our hotel is located in the beautiful village of Ezcaray. Our town treasures historic palaces, arcades and squares that can be visited on a pleasant walk. By touring Ezcaray, you get to know its traditions and learn about its varied local culture. You can start by visiting the beautiful Gothic church Santa María la Mayor located in front of our hotel featuring magnificent altarpieces. The tree-lined banks of the Oja River are another must in order to enjoy this small Rioja town, which has a special charm year-round. You are invited you to end your tour of Ezcaray at one of our restaurants with the gastronomic proposal of our chef Francis Paniego, based on local produce and traditional recipes from La Rioja. A complete experience to get to know and enjoy the local culture and gastronomy.
Immerse yourself in the amazing world of wines with the help of our expert sommeliers. Find out why our land, La Rioja, is the Spanish region known worldwide for its wines. Take part a wine tasting in our Gallery Lounge, where one of our sommeliers will guide you on a journey through the exciting world of oenology. You will learn all about the history, characteristics and secrets of the best wines of our land. In addition, you will taste a selection of these, guided and advised at all times and first-hand by one of our best wine experts. An experience to enjoy with all your senses; the fascinating world of oenology.
Just a five-minute walk away from the Echaurren Relais &Châteaux**** hotel is “La Arboleda del Sur”, our spectacular venue for events. Located in the heart of Nature, it is the ideal place to hold all kinds of celebrations. More than 3,000 square meters of green area, with a glazed lounge that opens up to be fully integrated into the landscape and with several outdoor areas. All these multipurpose spaces can be adapted to accommodate tailor-made and always personalized events. Our prestigious chef, Francis Paniego, designs and prepares the menus and coordinates the gastronomy of the events venue. La Arboleda del Sur can host small, medium or large-format family celebrations, congresses, business or institutional events. Our extensive experience in organizing and designing events allows us to adapt and take care of all the details to offer an unforgettable experience to anyone choosing to celebrate their wedding, meeting or event at “La Arboleda del Sur”.