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Almiral de la Font has it all.

Sant Pere de Ribes, Barcelona, Spain
  • Chateau / Country House13993 sq. ft.
  • Bedrooms13
  • Sleeps33
  • Bathrooms13
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay1 - 7 nights

Sleeps 20 to 33 in beautifully themed bedrooms. You won't want to leave.

Look no further. Simply exceptional. Almiral de la Font is a luxurious manor house by Sitges, just south of Barcelona. Staying at Almiral is a unique experience: renovated with great care and attention to detail, this beautiful ‘masia’ (Catalan manor house), offers high-tech modern comforts whilst retaining the historic charm and character of the original building. Set high on a hillside in the Penedes wine region, the masia is surrounded by the Garraf National Park and offers dramatic sea or mountain views from every room or terrace. This tranquil haven has more than 300 acres of private grounds with vineyards, olive groves and fruit trees, yet is only a 30 minute drive from Barcelona and 10 minutes from the lively beach resort of Sitges. This historic masia is ideal for families and corporate groups, and for occasions such as weddings, filming and production launches. You should try the boutique cava and wine made from Almiral's best grapes.

Golf: Many golf courses are within a short drive of Almiral. The closest is 10 minutes away on the Sitges coast - Terramar club, but there are many more.

Wine: Almiral de la Font makes its own wine and cava. Wine tasting a visits can be arranged.

Owner

Paul Christoforou

Member Since 2009
Response rate:
100%
Response time:
within a few hours
Speaks:
english, french, german, spanish, italian, greek
Calendar last updated:
Dec 10, 2017
About Paul Christoforou

Originally from London, moved to Spain in 2001. Speak English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Greek.

Paul Christoforou purchased this Chateau / Country House in 2001

Why Paul Christoforou chose Sant Pere de Ribes

Stay at Almiral or explore Sitges, Barcelona or the Penedes area. Almiral de la Font gives you the best of both worlds. Some guests don't leave during their entire stay whilst others choose to explore the diversity offered by the Garraf national park,the Penedes wine region, Sitges and Barcelona.

What makes this Chateau / Country House unique

You'll struggle to find a place like this anywhere in the world. Comfort, Views, Space and History. For groups of families and friends it is hard to beat.

Amenities

    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Swimming pool
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Hot Tub
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking

      Bedrooms

      • 13 Bedrooms, Sleeps 33
      • Cottage
        1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon
      • Bedroom 2
        1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon
      • Bedroom 3
        1 king
      • Bedroom 4
        1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon
      • Bedroom 5
        2 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 6
        2 double
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king, 2 twin/ single
      • Bedroom 8
        1 double
      • Bedroom 9
        1 king, 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon
      • Bedroom 10
        1 king
      • Bedroom 11
        1 queen
      • Bedroom 12
        2 queen
      • Bedroom 13
        1 queen
      • Bedroom 7
        1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

        Bathrooms

        • 13 Bathrooms
        • Cottage
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 2
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 3
          toilet, tub, shower
        • Bathroom 4
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 5
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 6
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 1
          toilet, combination tub/shower
        • Bathroom 8
          toilet, combination tub/shower
        • Bathroom 9
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 10
          shower, outdoor shower
        • Bathroom 11
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 12
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 13
          toilet, shower
        • Bathroom 7
          toilet, shower

          Location Type

            • Beach
            • Mountain
            • Near The Ocean
            • Rural
            • Town

              Theme

                • Adventure
                • Away From It All
                • Family
                • Historic
                • Luxury
                • Romantic
                • Spa
                • Sports & Activities

                  Meals

                    • Guests provide their own meals

                      General

                        • Local Maps
                        • Activities Guide
                        • Basic Soaps
                        • Filtered Water
                        • Fireplace
                        • Firewood
                        • Hair Dryer
                        • Heating
                        • Internet
                        • Iron & Board
                        • Laundry Soap
                        • Linens Provided
                        • Local Activities Guide
                        • Air Conditioning
                        • Local Restaurant Guide
                        • Paper Towels
                        • Parking
                        • Parking Off Street
                        • Safe
                        • Shampoo
                        • Telephone
                        • Thermos Bottle
                        • Toilet Paper
                        • Towels Provided
                        • Tumble Dryer
                        • Washing Machine
                        • Wireless Internet

                          Kitchen

                            • Kitchenette
                            • 4 Ring Stove
                            • Coffee Maker
                              Several different types including plunge, expresso and nespresso.
                            • Cooking Utensils
                              Very extensive
                            • Dishwasher
                              Industrial dishwasher
                            • Freezer
                            • Grill
                            • Blender
                            • Microwave
                            • Mini Refrigerator
                            • Oven
                              2 Ovens
                            • Pantry Items
                            • Refrigerator
                              There are 7 fridges in the property with two specially designated drinks fridges.
                            • Stove
                            • Toaster

                              Dining

                                • Child's Highchair
                                • Dining
                                  Internal and external dining
                                • Dining Room
                                • comfy seating for 26 people

                                  Entertainment

                                    • Pool Table
                                    • Books
                                    • Books for Kids
                                    • CD Player
                                    • DVD Player
                                    • Foosball
                                    • Game Room
                                    • Games
                                    • Games for Kids
                                    • Ping Pong Table
                                    • Books for Adults
                                    • Radio
                                    • Satellite / Cable
                                    • Stereo
                                    • Television
                                    • Toys
                                    • VCR
                                    • Video Game Console
                                    • Video Games
                                    • Video Library

                                      Outside

                                        • Outdoor Grill
                                        • Balcony
                                        • Beach Towels
                                        • Gated Community
                                        • Lawn / Garden
                                        • Beach Chairs
                                        • Patio
                                        • Porch / Veranda
                                        • Small Cooler
                                        • Terrace
                                        • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

                                          Suitability

                                            • Long-term Renters Welcome
                                            • Low Allergen Environment
                                            • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
                                            • wheelchair inaccessible

                                              Pool / Spa

                                                • Heated Pool
                                                • Hot Tub
                                                • Jacuzzi
                                                • Outdoor Hot Tub
                                                • Outdoor Pool
                                                • Private Pool
                                                • Whirlpool
                                                • Whirlpool

                                                  Onsite Services

                                                    • Chauffeur
                                                    • Concierge
                                                    • Daily Maid Service
                                                    • Housekeeper
                                                    • Massage
                                                    • Private Chef
                                                    • Staff

                                                      Attractions

                                                        • museums
                                                        • caves
                                                        • cinemas
                                                        • coin laundry
                                                        • forests
                                                        • live theater
                                                        • churches
                                                        • nude beach
                                                        • restaurants
                                                        • ruins
                                                        • theme parks
                                                        • water parks
                                                        • winery tours

                                                          Leisure Activities

                                                            • beachcombing
                                                            • bird watching
                                                            • horseback riding
                                                            • paddle boating
                                                            • scenic drives
                                                            • sight seeing
                                                            • walking
                                                            • whale watching

                                                              Local Services & Businesses

                                                                • ATM/bank
                                                                • Babysitter
                                                                • fitness center
                                                                • groceries
                                                                • hospital
                                                                • laundromat
                                                                • massage therapist
                                                                • medical services

                                                                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                                    • sailing
                                                                    • cycling
                                                                    • golf
                                                                    • hiking
                                                                    • jet skiing
                                                                    • mountain biking
                                                                    • paragliding
                                                                    • roller blading
                                                                    • fishing
                                                                    • scuba diving or snorkeling
                                                                    • snorkeling
                                                                    • sound/bay fishing
                                                                    • surfing
                                                                    • swimming
                                                                    • tennis
                                                                    • water skiing
                                                                    • wind-surfing

                                                                      House Rules

                                                                      Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                                      Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                                      Cancellation Policy

                                                                      Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

                                                                      4 Reviews

                                                                      5/5

                                                                      Latest reviews

                                                                      Stunning Wedding Venue!

                                                                      Jenny B.

                                                                      Me and my now Husband married several months ago at Almiral. As soon as we viewed the property and met with the owner (Paul) we knew it was where we wanted to get married. The villa is stunning, with amazing grounds and sea view! Paul and his staff were brilliant. Paul answered our many emails, nothing was too much. On the morning of the wedding we were worried about our guests being a little cold sat outside during the wedding breakfast and decided we wanted the outdoor heaters, one quick call to the maintanence man and it was sorted straight away. The villa and grounds were clean with a very well equipped kitchen. We had so many lovely comments from our guests who were in awe of the venue and enjoyed all it had to offer, from relaxing in the jacquzi, chilling around the open fire and playing in the games room. We didn't want to leave and hope to return one day...maybe to celebrate an anniversary!

                                                                      Nowhere better

                                                                      Donna W.

                                                                      From start to finish, Paul creates an outstanding experience. He's there as much as you need him, or as little as you need him making sure every last detail is tended to with exceptional service. The only thing better is the house itself, the pictures really don't do it justice and they're pretty outstanding to begin with! Once you arrive the house manages to wow even with your expectations built up. It's an incredible mix of old world class and luxury with modern day amenities! Even in a full week you may not be able to take advantage of all it has to offer. There are two certainties, Paul and his staff will take great care of you and you'll never want to leave. We can't wait to go back!

                                                                      Nick and Donna

                                                                      Stunning villa, unique ambience

                                                                      Nadya C.

                                                                      We celebrated our wedding together with 35 relatives and friends and experienced our five days at the property as an absolute bliss. Almiral de la Font offered us the perfect location for two families and friends to get to know each other in absolute ideal surroundings. The house and surroundings offer a homely, yet luxurious feel and everyone felt comfortable from the first moment of arrival. I can say that in reality villa with its unique interiors looks even better than on the pictures on the web-site. Every room has its distinctive style and everything left to chance!

                                                                      Barcelona and Sitges are only a hop skip away offering endless activity opportunities and for those who preferred to stay at the villa enjoyed the pool, table tennis and all other facilities available.

                                                                      Thanks a lot to the villa's chef - Gillian, she cooked for us every day and everything - food and service, was absolute top class!

                                                                      We look forward to coming back to Almiral for our Wedding anniversary :)

                                                                      Amazing !!!!

                                                                      Katie S.

                                                                      We booked the villa for a week and used it as our wedding venue. What can I say! The villa is simply stunning and is a fantastic place to chill out or have a party.

                                                                      Paul has been brilliant and nothing has been too much trouble. Our guests on the wedding day were blown away it makes a beautiful setting for a special occasion. We also hired the chef (Gill) who cooked a lovely meal the night after the wedding which everybody enjoyed. Bill who was the maintenance guy was fab! Very helpful. I would 100% recommend this villa and would love to return some day the trouble is you just don't want to go home!!!

                                                                      Location

                                                                      Sant Pere de Ribes, Barcelona, Spain

                                                                      Almiral de la Font (www.almiraldelafont.com) is situated in the Garraf National park overlooking the Mediterranean Sea of the coastal resort of Sitges. It is 240 metres in altitude and has grounds of over 300 acres including vineyards and olive groves which it harvests. The masia is located just two kilometres from the traditional town of Sant Pere De Ribes. The well-known seaside town of Sitges is 6 kilometres away and Barcelona is only a 30-minute drive. Barcelona airport is 25 minutes away and Tarragona (Salou) airport is one hour away. Also in Penedes wine region and its capital, Vilafranca, is just a 15 minute drive. The town of Tarragona and theme park Port Aventura are each a 45 minute drive. Other Activities: Wine tasting, 4x4 driving,

                                                                      Availability

                                                                      $3,272avg/night
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                                                                      For booking assistance, call 888-829-7076

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