The love of wine - in the home of wine
Bed and breakfast + 1 evening meal in "La Cocina de Merche", accompanied by our Empatía red and white wines + Guided walk around the vineyard with José Luis visiting the stone wine-presses and guardaviña stone shelters + Tasting session with Empatía cask-fermented white wines and a selection of red wines+ Free gift of Empatía wineFridayWelcome to the Hotel Villa de ÁbalosEvening meal in La Cocina de Merche, with Empatía wine (may be changed to Saturday)SaturdayBreakfast.10:30 am: Guided walk around the vineyard. Visit to stone wine-presses and guardaviña stone shelters Tasting session with Empatía cask-fermented white wines and a selection of red winesSundayBreakfastHOTEL DESCRIPTIONLocated between La Rioja Alta and La Rioja Alavesa, the hotel is located in the center of Abalos, a small charming town dedicated mainly to wine. The stone, the wood and the forge combine to make the Villa de Ábalos a modern and fully equipped hotel to enjoy rural and oenological tourism in one of the best wine regions in Spain. In "La Cocina de Merche" you can enjoy the gastronomy of the area with carefully prepared dishes accompanied by our own "Empatía" wine.We are 10 minutes from Laguardia, one of the most beautiful villages in Spain and in our area you will find many wineries to visit, some as famous as Marqués de Riscal, Ysios or Baigorri.