Alcanar township belongs to the province of Tarragona, to the region of Montsià. It is the southernmost municipality of Catalonia, located at the limit of the Valencian Community.
Its most important monument, the parish church dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel, in Renaissance style. A further more, outside the village they found a shrine to the Virgin of the Remei Gothic. Throughout the coastal edge, we find defense towers built between 1530 i 1630 to act against pirates.
The economy is based on them turism second homes. One of them is the most visited residence of King Alfonso XIII, known as the Clos de Codorniu, summer residence of the king. However, agriculture continues to develop in the northern municipality, the farthest from the coast, emphasizes the cultivation of oranges and tangerines. A further more, fishing with his catch of prawns.
Hotels in Alcanar
Bot, Terra Alta, Tarragona (53km from Alcanar)
Pratdip, Baix Camp, Tarragona (64km from Alcanar)
Mas Mariassa is a small gastronomic hotel, ideal for relaxing in intimate surroundings and relishing in good food. Hidden amongst the olive groves, in rural Catalonian countryside, relaxation and disconnection are guaranteed thanks to a little secret paradise that breathes only silence and tranquillity. The destiny of emotional well-being, where the time passes but is never wasted. The Hotel has 7 rooms full of calm. It is a starting point for many routes of interest. It hasThe essence of a village, the freshness of nature surroundings as the ingredients of our cooking. Our rooms have been created so one surrenders to absolute rest. Noble materials used such as oak or metal, pale colours cover the walls, white towels, soft white sheets and the comfort of the mattresses. Everything has been carefully considered to guarantee our guests rest. The alarm clock replaced by the morning call of the birds.Each bedroom has air conditioning, television and free wireless connection to internet.