Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Base to explore Ribera del Duero (and La Rioja?)

Jump to last reply

Hi all,

I'm looking for accommodation for 1 to 2 nights to explore the golden mie (Vega Silica, Pingus, Retuerta) and smaller wineries such as Lopez Cristobal, Hermamos Sastre. Have looked up google maps, seems like I should stay in Penafiel or Roa?

Are there any other wineries which I should consider? Am looking for a good mix of iconic wineries and smaller family run ones. Most important consideration would be English speaking friendly owner/staff who will take time to explain their wine to us.

Am looking for accommodation that is less than 100euros per night, am open to both modern/simple types or family/farm types (prefer home-run to chain hotels), as long as its clean and conveniently located.

As I love my reds and vineyards visit, am toying with the possibility of exploring La Rioja too. If I only have time for one, which would be recommended?

Thanks!!

6 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Please Take Our Survey
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jan 20, 15 at 11:06 AM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 6-Week Europe Itinerary - Thoughts and Suggestions?
  2. 2 One Week in Amsterdam with Children
  3. 3 Scotland 4 days / 5 nights - Itinerary ideas?!
  4. 4 Dordogne lodging
  5. 5 Bavaria and Tirol for 2 weeks in June
  6. 6 Looking for 5* Beach Resort
  7. 7 Rocamaxour
  8. 8 finally, an itinerary that seems ok..but still not sure
  9. 9 Turkey: 7 - 9 days
  10. 10 Dordogne prehistoric sites
  11. 11 Dordogne markets
  12. 12 Hotels and public transport re: Cheltenham Spa
  13. 13 Itinerary review - Family vacation to Spain
  14. 14 From Paris to Vaison la romaine
  15. 15 Need advice for Madrid/ Castilla Leon / Basque / Aveiro
  16. 16 England in 7 days
  17. 17 From Milan Airport to the Last Supper
  18. 18 So that is why German hotels have such expensive WIFI
  19. 19 Quiet beach town in Italy?
  20. 20 Ediburgh lodging - July.
  21. 21 Best means of travel from Prague to Krakow and Krakow to Budapest
  22. 22 Paris Apt Locations - Your Opinion on Apts
  23. 23 Planning a trip to the Baltics
  24. 24 Greece ( 8 Nights)
  25. 25 Trip Report MaiTaiTom's Paris When It Sizzles; Paris When It Fizzles Anniversary Trip
View next 25 » Back to the top