An award-winning rural hotel between the mountains and the sea
Several routes of the Way of St. James run in front of its stone cross
Just 3.5 km from the best beaches of the Rias Bajas, in Boiro, A Coruña, you will find this rural hotel. Its location, between the Sierra de Barbanza and the Ria de Arousa, gives it a special attraction in one of the most attractive areas of Galicia.
This charming rural hotel has as its hallmark a cruceiro, the traditional stone cross found on so many roads in Galicia. Despite its appearance as a traditional rustic stone house, it has all the comforts of a modern home.
It is located on the Camino de Santiago del Mar de Arousa and Rio Ulla and the Camiño de Santiago no Barbanza (A Orixe), which converge with the Portuguese Camino de Santiago of the Coast, increasingly used by pilgrims, in Padrón, 28 km from the hotel.
In 2018, this rural hotel obtained the “Traveller Review Awards 2018” rating for having one of the highest scores on booking.com. In 2019 and 2020 it has also obtained the “Guest Review Awards 2020” and “Guest Review Awards 2021” with scores of 9.2 out of 10.
Converted stone house from 1890, into a 21st century Luxury Country Hotel
Fully restored and updated in 2017
The rural hotel O Cruceiro has a living area of more than 520 m2 on two floors. It can accommodate between 8 and 12 guests. It has four double rooms. Three of them with two beds of 90×190 cm. and one with a double bed of 135×190 cm. All of them with individual bathroom with shower.
It also has a suite of 46 m2 in the attic, with a double bed of 150×190 cm plus a sitting area with 2 armchairs and a sofa bed of 150×190 cm. It has an individual toilet with shower, study table and bookcase.
All the materials are of the highest quality. This rural hotel combines the tradition of Galician country houses with the most modern systems to become a tourist establishment adapted to modern times. And to the tastes of the most demanding clients. This is demonstrated by the large number of bookings/occupations that are regularly registered throughout the year.
In addition to the building, the property has a terrace, garden, barbecue and a private parking in an adjacent property. The property is sold furnished, except for antiques and personal valuables.
Wood-burning cooker and home automation throughout the house
Energy classification A, geothermal heating and stone bread ovens
Energy rating: “A” most efficient. Registration no.: IN413C/541/17/R. Energy consumption: 23 kWh/m2 per year. Emissions: 4 kg CO2 / m2 per year.
The house has a high-speed wired network (Gigabit Ethernet category 6). There are 14 sockets in all the rooms (2 each), kitchen, living room (2), and stairs leading to the lower deck.
They are centralized in a communications cabinet located on the ground floor, which allows great flexibility and simplicity in the deployment of all types of multimedia or domotics applications.
The fibre optic network is currently being installed in this town, which will optimize the wifi network.
DHW and heating: VIESSMANN 10.60 kW Aerothermal heat pump.
Exterior and interior carpentry: wood. Double glazing with air chamber.
Interior stairs: stone with wooden handrails.
Kitchen: fully equipped, induction cooker, dishwasher and stainless steel fridge. It also has a fully operational old cast iron “bilbaína” type cooker. And a traditional “lareira” with two stone ovens.
The living/dining room on the ground floor is open plan with a total surface area of 57.66 m2.
Laundry room equipped with washing machine, tumble dryer and ironing centre.
Exterior front terrace: 52 m2; paved with terrazzo and closed with iron railing.
Rear terrace: 30 m2 with barbecue and porch.
Rear garden: 96 m2
The rural hotel is licensed by Turismo de Galicia for its use as Official Tourist Accommodation in the modality of “Casa de Aldea“, as well as all the municipal, regional and national permits and licenses for its operation. The transfer of all these permits and licenses can be negotiated apart from the price, if it is of interest.
It is also ideal for use as a single-family home.
Boiro, touristic and yet rural.
With more than 18,000 inhabitants, Boiro offers all the services of a small town in a very attractive area of Galicia. It is 45 minutes from Santiago de Compostela and one hour from Vigo. Both have international airports. The attractions of the region are countless. The golf course “Barbanza Golf Pìtch&Putt” is 3 km away. Two marinas are within walking distance: the marina of Escarabote at 2 km, and at 3 km the marina of Cabo da Cruz. You can also visit the Dune of Corrubedo (23 km), the ancient Celtic settlement of Castro de Baroña (30 km), the viewpoint of A Curota (12 km), the waterfall of Cadarnoxo (2 km) and the viewpoint of A Figueira at 5 km… And, of course, the best beaches of the Ría de Arousa.
Centrally located with quick access to the most important points of the Rías de Arousa and Muros-Noia.