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
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.
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..
A long narrow beach lined with hotels making up a multicoloured line of buildings.
Hotels El Vendrell
Avda del Balneario 4-6 E - 43880 Comarruga
Situated 50 metres from the beach in Coma-Ruga, this hotel offers beauty, bath and thermal treatments. All rooms feature a balcony with views, a plasma TV and a free minibar. The Hotel Balneario Termaeuropa Playa de Coma Ruga has a summertime poolsi..
Vilafranca, 10-14 E - 43880 Comarruga
Natura Park is set just off the beach in Comarruga and enjoys stunning sea views. It offers outdoor pools for adults and children, and the spacious rooms feature private balconies. Natura Park is 20 km from Tarragona and Reus Airport is a short driv..
Avenida Palfuriana, 125 E - 43880 Comarruga
The Gran Hotel Europe is located on the sea front of Comarruga Beach in Tarragona. It offers an outdoor swimming pool and air-conditioned rooms with satellite TV. Guests can enjoy the hotel’s garden bar and beach bar complete with barbecue facilitie..