The place :
In the heart of the Roussillon department, near Perpignan, the Canet-en-Roussillon boasts wellness centre situated right between wild ponds where pink flamingoes rest and the Mediterranean sea, on the beautiful waterfront of a vast, sandy beach.
Right beside a natural preserve, the thalassotherapy spa centre is a mere 15km away from Perpignan, and therefore primely located. It is the only resort of this kind in the eastern Pyrennes and undoubtedly the most exciting seawater hydrotherapy prospect in the entire Languedoc-Roussillon region.
The hotel complex and the well-being institute lie in the midst of a unique environment, at the meeting-point of breathtaking mountain, vineyard and sea settings, and of France and Spain: a truly exceptional region for an unforgettable stay. Hotels and residences :
Les Flamants Roses Grand Hotel
Combining both charm and modern comfort, the Grand Hôtel les Flamants Roses offers choice accomodation, both refined and cosy. Its architecture is reminiscent of the vast villas the first holidaymakers enjoyed staying at back in the 1930’s. Set in the midst of a diverse and generous setting, the excellence of both services and facilities are this venue’s most invaluable assets.
The hotel features 63 rooms and elegant suites, with patios looking out to the sea or the mediterranean gardens. As well as being very spacious, all rooms are soundproof and air-conditioned. They are fitted with a bathroom with a hair-dryer and separate toilets, a mini-bar, Canal+, a flat-screen television set, cable and satellite TV, an inroom safe, a direct dial telephone, and WI-FI equipment.
The Canet en Roussillon Grand Hôtel Les Flamants Roses is within short walking distance of the beach and the wellness institute and its facilities.
Residence Les Flamants Roses Holiday Residence
If a greater sense of freedom is what you seek for your holidays, this is undoubtedly the right option for you. The Residence du tourisme is adjacent to the Grand Hôtel Les Flamants Roses and features 25 modern apartments with 2 or 3 rooms fit for 4 to 6 people, and with a very mediterranean theme and feel about the accomodation. Facing East/West, the apartments offer choice services and a very cosy home for the duration of your stay, ideal for a restful holiday.
You will also be able to enjoy the privileges of their patios and private loggias, kitchens and fully equipped bathrooms. The residence also offers direct access to the well-being centre and the hotel. Restaurants :
This traditional restaurant proposes a very classical menu, influenced by Mediterranean cuisine.
It also offers a diet menu that brings together beautifully presented dishes and flavourous local products. The restaurant is also proud of its beautiful terrace, which looks out to the sea.
Restaurant "La Véranda"
La Véranda Restaurant opens out to the Mediterranean and invites to indulge with flavourous food from around the world, in a very cosy atmosphere embellished with a terrace and a swimming pool surrounded by palm-trees. Sports and Activities :
Just a couple of kilometers away, a tour of the city of Perpignan is an absolute must.
In the Canet en Roussillon’s vicinity, you are free to explore the villages of the Corbières, the Cathar castles of the region, the castles of Collioure and Port-Vendres, the Marcevol Priory in Arboussols, which is a Roman art wonder, and Arques with its Cathar dungeon.
In Pierrelatte, the children will enjoy the Crocodile Farm, or Sorède’s Turtle Valley.
Just outside Gruissan, amateur oenologists will happily explore the Wine and Vineyard city or the Grande Cave in Banyuls sur Mer.
Spain is also just a stone’s throw away, and picturesque villages such as Port Bou, Roses and Cadaques are well worth a visit, and this also goes for the Dali museum in Figueres.
For amateurs of water-activities, a large number of options for renting boats or jetskis are available, even without a license. Access :
The Perpignan airport and train station are 10 km (15mn) away.By train
Paris - Perpignan TGV connexions via Montpellier : 5hBy plane
Perpignan-Rivesaltes airport: 1h20 flying time from Paris