Our Lost Friend competition: get back the friend who found love and disappeared

At Vincci Hoteles we wanted to find out if our guests are all about romance, hearts, flowers and kisses, or if, on the other hand, they think the whole Valentine’s Day thing is a lot of nonsense. And though we’re sure that if there was the chance of a weekend away, romantic or not, few … Continue reading “Our Lost Friend competition: get back the friend who found love and disappeared”

One in every four hotel bookings is now made on a mobile device

2015 was the year of e-commerce. And the hotel sector was no exception. According to the report ‘eCommerce Trends 2015”, the intention to make on-line reservations for tours and hotel rooms has grown by 17% since 2011, to reach 44% of the total. Meanwhile, on-line plane ticket purchases grew by 15%. These are the sectors, … Continue reading “One in every four hotel bookings is now made on a mobile device”

5 fascinating Three Kings processions: from one celebrating one hundred years to a fairytale parade

In just a few days excitement will be at fever pitch in households across Spain. The Three Kings are coming from the East, bringing presents, joy and hope. But not every city welcomes them in the same way. Some have Queens as well as Kings, in others they arrive by boat, and in some places … Continue reading “5 fascinating Three Kings processions: from one celebrating one hundred years to a fairytale parade”

The president of Vincci Hoteles, Rufino Calero, receives the Sustainability and Quality Medal for Merit in Tourism

The festive season has arrived at our hotels with good news. The Spanish Government has recognised Rufino Calero Cuevas, president of Vincci Hoteles, with the Sustainability and Quality Medal for Merit in Tourism. The prize, awarded on the proposal of the Ministry for Industry, recognises his contribution in these areas to Spanish tourism. Rufino Calero, … Continue reading “The president of Vincci Hoteles, Rufino Calero, receives the Sustainability and Quality Medal for Merit in Tourism”

Destination Tenerife

Tenerife is much more than simply a volcanic island: it’s a paradise of land, sea, sun, ancestry and unique native species, tourist attractions and beautiful towns and villas. It is landscapes and open skies. Adventure, relaxation, pure emotion. It’s all this and much more. Whether you’re looking for peace and time to relax, unwind and … Continue reading “Destination Tenerife”

Starlite Festival 2015: Marbella among the stars

Another summer and once again Marbella will be dressed to impress for a month as it hosts the Starlite music festival. Have you been? Three decades ago now Alfonso Hohenlohe, Julio Iglesias and Plácido Domingo decided to turn La Cantera de Marbella (Marbella Quarry) into an unbeatable natural auditorium (it’s effectively a theatre surrounded by … Continue reading “Starlite Festival 2015: Marbella among the stars”

Experience Mallorca this summer at VINCCI BOSC DE MAR 4*!

VINCCI’s hotel on the island opens its doors in May, with all the amenities that characterise the chain, allowing you to experience Mallorca’s delights in a unique way. Vincci has a new destination: the Balearic Islands. The Island of Mallorca, with its magnificent beaches, its heritage, its natural environment, its gentle Mediterranean climate, the fine … Continue reading “Experience Mallorca this summer at VINCCI BOSC DE MAR 4*!”

Welcome VINCCI MERCAT! Gastronomy and modernism in Valencia

More than just a hotel: it’s a complete way of life. So launches VINCCI MERCAT 4****, the VINCCI hotel chain’s latest venture, located right by the iconic Mercat Central in Valencia, where modernism and gastronomy come together, to fully enjoy one of the most popular districts of this Mediterranean city. Located in one of Valencia’s … Continue reading “Welcome VINCCI MERCAT! Gastronomy and modernism in Valencia”

Beach Club Estrella del Mar where exclusivity comes to relax and your senses are inspired

Summer in Marbella makes no sense without the beach clubs: private, exclusive spaces for the pleasure of the senses. It’s been a long time now since VINCCI decided it had to be in this renowned, world famous, coastal town, choosing the best strip of sand in Marbella, the ‘Golden Beach’, to locate its Beach Club … Continue reading “Beach Club Estrella del Mar where exclusivity comes to relax and your senses are inspired”

At Vincci La Rábida, we’re off to the fair!

Polka dot dresses, combs, smart trajes cortos for the men and bright, open carnations: the Seville April Fair is here! And, as expected, the hotel with most bullfighting tradition in the Andalusian capital, the VINCCI LA RÁBIDA, will transform itself over the coming days to become part of Seville’s huge party, hosting various exhibitions and … Continue reading “At Vincci La Rábida, we’re off to the fair!”