Summer in Extremadura |  Enjoy yourself once again: Preventative measures and good hygiene practices against COVID-19

The Covid-19 outbreak has changed life as we know it. Visiting villages and towns, enjoying nature and breathing pure country air have become some of the most sought-after tourist activities these days.

Considering the present situation, now is the ideal time to stay at Hotel Bodega El Moral ****, in order to heal your body and mind. The additional cleaning and hygiene measures which we have implemented at our hotel ensure the safety of our guests at all times.

The advantages of staying at a hotel with a winery like Hotel Bodega El Moral when the difficult situation, which we have all been experiencing over recent weeks, improves

Few rooms, all of which are exterior rooms with views, and very spacious communal and outside areas

Our hotel has only 10 rooms, which means that there will only ever be a maximum of 24 guests staying here at any one time. All the rooms are exterior rooms with views, which means that they are extremely well-ventilated. Moreover, our hotel boasts many outside areas with large gardens and courtyards. We can assure you that you will feel completely at ease in our spacious hotel, and you won’t have to worry about large gatherings of people here.

Enjoy yourself once again in the middle of the countryside among the vineyards

Our hotel is off the beaten track, surrounded by beautiful countryside, and there are no other buildings nearby. This makes it an ideal place to enjoy nature and breathe pure country air.

Spend time in the outdoor pool area 

Relax in the outdoor pool area, soak up the sun on the 2,500m2 of lawns, or have a dip in the pool to cool down during the hot summer months in Extremadura.

Breathe pure country air: Activities, trips and nature

Most of the outdoor activities and trips we recommend are related to nature, for instance, walking routes, trips to beauty spots, visits to villages and towns etc.

Experience the world of wine tourism this summer 

Given that our hotel has a winery, one of our main aims is for our guests to discover the vast and beautiful world of wine during their stay with us. We have adapted to the “new normal” by offering visits to our winery in groups of a maximum of 6 people, outdoor wine tastings and a range of other outdoor activities at the hotel.

Slow Travel: Enjoy each and every moment of your getaway Life

Now is the perfect time to embrace slow travel. Slow down and enjoy the moment at our hotel. Lockdown over the past few months has made us see the natural world anew, and spending time in nature has become more important than ever.

Preventative measures and good hygiene practices against Covid-19 at our hotel this summer and autumn

Preventative measures against Covid-19 in the restaurant

We guarantee the minimum safety distance recommended by the authorities between the tables and our guests in the hotel restaurant. We have moved our restaurant to the 250m2 events room, as this spacious room allows us to arrange the tables and chairs in such a way as to respect social distancing norms.

Morever, and also as a preventative measure, we have reduced the number of diners per table; only two people can sit at a table for four, four people at a table for eight, six people at a table for twelve, and so on and so forth.

In order to ensure the health, safety and well-being of our guests and our members of staff, breakfast and dinner are served outside in the 600m2 central courtyard in summer.

Good hygiene and social distancing practised by all our members of staff

All our members of staff wear personal protective equipment (PPE), practise social distancing, and adopt good hygiene practices at all times, as the safety and well-being of both our guests and our staff is our highest priority.

Cleaning and disinfection of hotel rooms and communal areas

The hotel rooms and all the other areas of the hotel are cleaned in accordance with established protocols, using high quality cleaning products and disinfectants.

Hand sanitiser dispensers in the communal areas of the hotel

We have placed hand sanitiser dispensers in different areas of the hotel so that you can maintain good hand hygiene at all times.

Summer and autumn in Extremadura /Great activities to help you return to “normal”

Wine tourism at Hotel Bodega El Moral and Pago de las Encomiendas Winery

At Hotel Bodega El Moral**** and Pago de las Encomiendas Vineyards and Wineries, you can discover the amazing world of wine tourism in the heart of the wine region Tierra de Barros. During your stay with us, you can concentrate on truly enjoying the little things in life.

You will experience an alternative kind of travel, slow travel, which involves slowing down and immersing yourself in the local culture. Our hotel, an old country house surrounded by vineyards, is located in an outstanding area of natural beauty. It is a perfect base for discovering the world of wine, and not only will you learn about how our exclusive wines are made but you will also have the opportunity to try them.

Our high-quality wines, with very distinct and well-defined personalities, are the result of constant attention to detail thoroughout the entire winemaking process.

After staying at home for weeks on end during confinement, and with very limited freedom, now is the perfect time to treat yourself to a well-deserved break. Come here and enjoy nature and breathe pure country air. Below we suggest some leisure activities which you can enjoy during your stay at our hotel in Extremadura this spring or summer.

Visit the most beautiful towns and cities in the province of Badajoz

Visit the most beautiful towns and cities in the province of Badajoz, and learn about the fascinating history, traditions and gastronomy of this region.

There are many interesing places to visit less than an hour’s drive from the hotel, for instance Mérida, which is the capital of Extremadura, and one of the most popular tourist destinations in the region. Below is guide of the towns and cities near the hotel which we recommend you visit.

Walking Routes in the middle of the countryside near the hotel

Take a walk in the middle of the countryside in order to enjoy nature and explore beautiful places nearby.
There are several recommended routes in the section “Walking Routes in the province of Badajoz”; two of them start and end at the hotel, and some of them are routes in a nearby beauty spot called the Sierra Grande de Hornachos. Walking is an ideal activity for you to do during your stay at our hotel in Extremadura this spring or summer. 

Spend time at the hotel: Outdoor areas and the swimming pool

Spend a relaxing day at the hotel, either in the gardens, on the terrace, or at the swimming pool in summer. Disconnect from the stresses of everyday life, connect with your inner self, and enjoy the peace and tranquility as you listen to the birds singing.
There is an on-site restaurant which means that you needn’t leave the hotel at all unless you want to.

Amazing historical places near the hotel which we recommend you visit

Near our hotel with a winery located in Extremadura, there are several places you can visit in order to learn about the history of the region, for instance, chapels, monasteries, an arqueological site, and a very unusual modern building, amongst others.

To create perfect days out during your stay with us, combine trips to these amazing historical places with visits to the most beautiful towns and cities in the province of Badajoz.

Book direct on our hotel website to take advantage of our exclusive offer

Enjoy 5% off your stay this summer or autumn when you book direct on our hotel website.