Bath guesthouses

They can be really special places to stay, sited in the most beautiful bath guesthouses parts of the country, guesthouses in hanoi or in some of the most historic cities, and prices are very good when compared with the five-star hotels with which they compete.

Overnight rates depend on location and popularity, and start at around 110 a night, though 150180 is more typical. That said, a whole host of special offers and web deals (through the official website) offer discounted rates for the over bath guesthouses bath guesthouses 60s, the 20s to 30s, or for multi-night stays.

A popular approach is to take a bed and breakfast guesthouses fly-drive holiday based around the soll guesthouses paradores.

There is no end of routes you could choose, but good options include the area around Madrid and through nottingham guesthouses the Sierra de Gredos; along the Cantabrian coast, past the Picos de Europa; or along the FrenchSpanish border and through the foothills of the Pyrenees.

Another popular route takes you bath through guesthouses Galicia, and on to one of the most sumptuous paradores of all in Santiago de Compostela. where you stay in a different parador every night, start at 159 per person (based on two sharing, car rental not included).

All the details are on bath guesthouses the website, or contact the official parador guesthouses co uk agents.

Keytel in the UK (keytel.co.uk ) bath guesthouses or Petrabax in the US (petrabax.com ). Villas, apartments and rural tourism Most UK and bath European tour operators can find you a self-catering villa or apartment. They are rented by the week, and range from simple guesthouses capetown town-centre apartments to luxury coastal villas with private pools.

Prices, of course, vary wildly, but the best deals are often packages, bath guesthouses including flights and car rental, with endless villa iceland guesthouses agencies including First Choice (firstchoice.co.ukvillas ) or Iglu Villas (igluvillas.com ).

Casas rurales (rural houses), or casas de pags in Catalunya, are where many Spanish holidaymakers stay.

Its bath guesthouses a wide-ranging concept, from boutique cave dwellings to restored manor houses, many with pools and gardens.

You can rent by the room, or by the property, either on a BB basis or self-catering, depending on the accommodation.

Many places also offer outdoor activities such as horseriding, walking, fishing and cycling.

They are generally excellent value for money, starting at around 30 per person, even guesthouses eastbourne cheaper if youre in a group or staying for longer than a night or two.

ASETUR (ecoturismorural.com ), the association for rural tourism in Spain, has an excellent website bath guesthouses where you can search thousands of properties by bath guesthouses region, while many Spanish tourist-office websites guesthouses bath bangkok also carry information on casas rurales.

Holiday companies in your own country may also have Spanish rural properties available, or contact Spain-based agencies like Ruralia (Cantabria and Asturias; ruralia.com ), Rustic Blue (Andaluca; rusticblue.com ), Agroturisme (Catalunya; agroturisme.org ), Casas de Gredos (casasgredos.devon bath guesthouses bath guesthouses guesthouses com ; vila and Gredos area), and Top Rural (Spain-wide; toprural.com ).

Youth hostels There are around 250 youth hostels ( albergues juveniles ) in Spain under the umbrella of the guesthouses paris Red Espaola de Albergues Juveniles (REAJ; reaj.com ), the Spanish youth hostel association that is affiliated to the international organization, Hostelling in whitby International (HI; hihostels.com ).

There are full details of each hostel on the REAJ bath guesthouses website (English-language version available), and weve included some of the best in the Guide. However, bath guesthouses many hostels are only open in the spring and summer, or tend to be inconveniently located in some cities; they also guesthouses worcester can be block-booked by schoolyouth groups.

Youll also need an HI membership card, though you can buy one at most hostels on your first night.

And at 1625 a night in bath guesthouses high season (less for under-26s, and out of season) for a bunk bed with shared facilities, theyre no cheaper than a basic double bath guesthouses room in a hostal or pensin.

That said, hostels are good places to meet other travellers, and there are some really gorgeously located ones, especially in Andaluca and in the hiking regions of northern Spain.

Some cities and resort areas also guesthouses in saigon have a wide range of independent backpacker hostels.

Prices are similar, they tend to be far less institutional, and open all year round, and you bath guesthouses bath guesthouses wont need a membership card. Also, many guesthouses rambuttri are brand-new, often oxford guesthouses with private rooms as well as dorms, and with excellent facilities (en-suite rooms, cafs, wi-fi, bike rental, tours, bath guesthouses etc).

Mountain refuges, monasteries and pilgrim accommodation In mountain areas and some of the national parks, climbers and trekkers can stay in refugios.