If you’ve walked part of the ‘Camino de Santiago de Compostela’ in person, or just seen the film ‘The Way’ with Martin Sheen, you may want to see more of Galicia, the region of Spain located in the north western corner of the Iberian peninsula, famous for wonderful seafood and Albariño white wine. And if it’s relaxing accommodation you’re looking for, let us suggest the perfect place.
The Hesperia Isla La Toja hotel is a hotel with indoor and outdoor spa facilities situated on the low key but highly prestigious island of La Toja off the coast of the Galician province of Pontevedra. You can relax against an Atlantic Ocean backdrop and enjoy all the pampering you like with massages, mineral baths and aroma therapy all on the menu.
The hotel has three restaurants serving the best of renowned local cuisine, two large pools and a well being programme that will get you into shape without pain! Its 104 rooms are smart and welcoming and offer Wi-Fi, flat screen TV, complimentary robe and slippers and a choice of pillows to ensure a good night’s sleep.
La Toja normally enjoys a warm micro climate at this time of year so there’s no need to forego the sun. Fly to Vigo from London with British Airways (www.ba.com).