Hotel Hacienda San Ignacio Castilleja de la Cuesta
GeneralRenovated in 2005, the charming rural hotel with gardens is full of history that embodies the tradition, hospitality, aesthetic genius and harmony of life characteristic of Seville. The hotel is housed within a refurbished Jesuit monastery, with the architecture, decoration and enchantment of former times preserved. Andalusian patios, glazed tiles, mosaics, wooden balconies and whitewashed walls - all alterations to the building have been made respecting the structure and rustic ambience of the typical Andalusian style, providing an idyllic environment in which to relax and forget the everyday stresses. The hotel comprises a total of 18 rooms. Amongst the facilities count a foyer with a 24-hour reception desk, a café, a bar, a TV room, and a laundry service.SurroundingAreaThe hotel enjoys an ideal location for both relaxing or visits to local tourist sights. Situated in the Algarafe area, which is famous for its historic past, gastronomy and fine wines, the hotel is peacefully situated in rural surrounds but is still just 5 km from the centre of Seville where the cathedral, Giralda, Archivo de Indias, Torre del Oro, Alcázar cabaret, San Telmo palace, Las Dueñas palace and much, much more may be visited in the typically Andalusian city. This city was also the final home to Hernán Cortés. It is just 10 km to the ancient Roman city of Itálica, 5 km to Acropolis Sevilla water park and the Isla Mágica, a park with the theme of 16th century Seville at the time in which America was discovered. It is 110 km to the famous nature reserve of Parque Natural de Doñana and the nature reserve of Castillo de las Guardas is approximately 60 km from the hotel. Mundo Park (botanical gardens, zoo, theme park, bonsai collection, horse riding, shows) is 20 km away and it is 1 km to the nearest Ikea. Various Andalusian white village routes are to be found in the local area.PropertyInformationContinental Breakfast included. The hotel has a restaurant (Almazara) and coffee-barAreaActivitiesGuests can enjoy a quiet read in the lounge or lose themselves in charming Seville, which is easily accessible as the city centre lies just 6 km from the hotel.AreaDetailsWhen arriving at the hotel by car from Seville airport or Santa Justa airport, take the SE-30 in the direction of Huelva, then exit at junction 3 on the A-49. On public transport, take the bus to the centre of Seville, then take a Jimenez bus on the Plaza de Armas to Castilleja de la Cuesta, which stops directly in front of the hotel. A taxi from the centre of Seville costs 12 EUR, from Santa Justa it costs 18 EUR and from the airport, 27 EUR.RoomInformationComfortable rooms are grouped around a typically Andalusian patio with ancient palms, with a wide array of facilities. Lovely rustic décor, a fully fitted bathroom, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, a double bed and individually controllable air conditioning and heating are just a few room features. All elements and details have been carefully chosen to allow guests to enjoy an unforgettable stay.