Things to see and do - El Vendrell
El Vendrell Travel guide
El Vendrell : Michelin's recommendations
This medieval town is home to the 18C church of Sant Salvador, a neo-Classical building with a graceful octagonal tower. Inside, admire the impressive Baroque organ on which Pau Casals (1876-1973) learned to play. Standing against one of the old gates in the walls, the Can Guimerà is an 18C seigniorial mansion whose façade is decorated with fine frescoes and which now houses a museum devoted to the poet Angel Guimerà (1845-1924).
Tourist attractions El Vendrell : Things to see and do
av. Palfuriana E - 43130 El Vendrell
The oldest and largest district of El Vendrell. During the 18C, Sant Salvador exported eau-de-vie in great quantities. The fine sandy beach was frequented by the brilliant violinist Pau Casals. The church in this quarter dates back to the 18C.
E - 43130 El Vendrell
The beach in this area is one of the most popular on the Costa Dorada. It was once a marshland that was rich in mineral sources. In the early 20C, visits to the baths of Coma-ruga marked the beginnings o tourism in El Vendrell and the surrounding are..
E - 43130 El Vendrell
A long narrow beach lined with hotels making up a multicoloured line of buildings.
Hotels El Vendrell
Calle Llobregat, 11 E - 43880 Comarruga
The Hotel San Salvador, just 150 metres from the beach of Coma-ruga, has a swimming pool, seasonal entertainment and a range of sports. The rooms are all air conditioned. The San Salvador’s rooms all have telephone and balcony. They also have a priv..
Costa Daurada, 9 E - 43700 El Vendrell
Hotel Platja Mar is located 150 metres from Calafell Beach, on the Costa Daurada. It offers free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and air-conditioned rooms with a TV and private balcony. Colourfully decorated rooms feature tiled floors and a private bathr..
Avenida Palfuriana, 101 E - 43880 Comarruga
Facing onto Coma-Ruga Beach, on the Costa Dorada, Comarruga Platja offers air-conditioned rooms with balconies and satellite TV. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and sun terrace with loungers. Rooms in the Comarruga Platja have views of the sw..