Located in the heart of the Pyrenees, Baqueira is the perfect place for lovers of snow and winter sports. This year its 2018/2019 season begins on December 1 and ends on April 22.
Baqueira is the largest ski resort in Spain, with a transport capacity of 59424 skiers / hour, an area of 2166 ha, 155km of tracks trodden, 7km of itineraries, 7km of cross-country skiing and 1010 meters of altitude.
Located in the Catalan Pyrenees, specifically in the Aran Valley, province of Lleida. After the modification of the slopes in 2013, Baqueira also reaches its neighboring valley, the Valle de Aneu. It is the only Spanish station located on the northern slope of the Pyrenees.
Where to stay
Parador de Artíes
It seems that nature has decided to take over the Aran Valley, one of the highest and most impressive areas of the Pyrenees. There, just 7 kilometers from the Baqueira Beret ski resort, you can find the Parador de Artíes. A hotel considered one of the jewels of Aragonese architecture of the XIV / XV century. With cozy rooms, wooden ceilings and charming views of the town houses and mountains, the Parador de Artíes is perfect to enjoy your weekend in Baqueira.
Also you can not miss visiting its Dry Snow, restaurant and cocktail bar, which takes us to the “après ski” concept. Warm, with a kitchen open to the view of the diners. A high mountain refuge in the heart of Artíes.
Parador de Vielha
If you are looking for a weekend of relaxation in a natural environment, the Parador de Vielha is made with you in mind. It has an indoor and outdoor pool, terrace, jacuzzi, sauna and a wonderful spa with massage service.
Located at the top of a hill at the entrance to the town, its views of the Aran Valley will leave you speechless. The wood in its rooms with spectacular views of the Pyrenees, its impressive circular and glazed dining room, its halls dressed as the most special refuge and its impressive gardens, will make your stay incredibly pleasant.
Vielha is the capital of the Aran Valley and perfectly blends the tranquility of the mountains with the atmosphere of a town full of activities: gourmet shops, crafts and an infinity of customs and cultural features that will make you fall in love.
Now you know! Do not miss this season without enjoying the charm of Baqueira Beret.