L’Empordà for you
HOTEL PRESIDENT by BRAVA HOTELES
Avinguda de Salvador Dalí, 82 | 17600 Figueres, Girona (SPAIN)
The Hotel President is located in the city of Figueres, world-famous as the place where Salvador Dalí was born and as the site of the Dalí Theatre–Museum, an unmissable artistic jewel.
The hotel is located in the centre of the city, very close to Figueres’s old town and its shopping district. Figueres is a small city that is ideal for exploring on foot and where it is easy to discover the hidden corners and cultural and tourist spaces, such as the toy museum of Catalonia or the castle of Sant Ferran.
Very close to Figueres, the Costa Brava is known around the world for its beautiful beaches and coves, as well as its natural spaces like Cap de Creus or the Aiguamolls de l’Empordà natural park.
The Costa Brava is also famous for its exceptional golf courses. There are over 13 golf courses within 30 minutes of the hotel, making it an ideal place for your golfing trip to the Costa Brava.
How to get to the Hotel President
Figueres is easy to reach from Barcelona and France on the main road (N‑II) or motorway (AP‑7). The Hotel President is located in the centre of the city, a very short distance from the old town and the N‑II road.
The RENFE railway station is 1 km to the east of the Hotel President, and the AVE high-speed train station is 1.6 km to the west of the hotel.
The AVE high-speed train comes here from numerous cities in Spain and France, while the regular train service links Figueres to the surrounding towns. Check timetables here.
Figueres bus station is 1 km to the east of the Hotel President, next to the railway station. Figueres has good connections with Girona, Barcelona and France, as well as with various towns on the coast on scheduled interurban bus routes. Check timetables here.
The Girona–Costa Brava airport (GRO), 52 km away, is a small airport, which mainly operates daily low-cost flights to all of Europe. Barcelona airport (BCN), 160 km away, is an international airport with flights to all over the world.
the summer season, scheduled buses run from both airports to Figueres.
|Girona-Costa Brava Airport||52km|
|High-speed train station (Figueres)||1,6km|
|Train station (Figueres)||1km|
|Roses (Costa Brava)||21km|
|Cadaqués (Costa Brava)||39km|
L’Empordà and good food
The Alt Empordà area is famous for good food and for the variety and quality of its wines, which are recognised with the Empordà Designation of Origin. The Alt Empordà has numerous wineries where you can visit the cellars and enjoy wine tasting with their sommeliers, such as Castell de Peralada in Peralada, La Vinyeta in Mollet de Peralada and Espelt in Vilajuïga.