With 263 rooms and suites in a setting resembling the Hollywood Hills of Sitges, a charming coastal town southwest of Barcelona, Dolce by Wyndham Sitges is a destination where Mediterranean flair meets nature, the hotel enjoys from breathtaking views of the azure sea and the beauty of the surrounding Garraf Natural Park.
Miami-based interior design studio, Pink Ink Workshop, have been tasked with creating a new look for the much-loved hotel, with the resort undergoing a recent refurbishment that has transformed it into a destination that nods to its prime location, as well as the more than 300 days of sunshine per year that the town of Sitges enjoys. The Mediterranean Sea, unmissable from virtually every vantage point the hotel offers, inspires the color palette and textures of the rooms and suites, as well as the vast public spaces, restaurants, bars and spa of the property. -be.
Built in the shape of the number ‘5’, and thanks to its location on the heights of the city, close to exclusive houses and the Golf Terramar golf course, the hotel has six floors but rarely appears higher than three. The illusion creates an expansive and open guest experience, while complimenting the sustainability of the resort in that the property does not cause negative visual impact on the environment.
Sea views are in abundance at the Dolce Sitges, a very welcome addition to any hotel set back from the water. The Malvasia Bar is the first public space you are likely to encounter, and it is a wonderful and sophisticated place to enjoy a cocktail with panoramic views of the beautiful golf course and the Mediterranean beyond. With several couches and chairs, modern art, and a game room with ping-pong and pool tables, it’s a place to disconnect from the stresses of everyday life.
Just below the bar, guests will find the Verema Restaurant, which is accessed via a sculptural spiral staircase and serves breakfast, lunches, and dinners for large groups. Its expansive garden with an Instagram-ready VW campervan is an idyllic place to have a coffee, read a book or have breakfast.
Taking advantage of the 300 days of sunshine a year enjoyed by this Mediterranean town 30 minutes from the Catalan capital, Dolce Sitges has four outdoor swimming pools. Surrounded by lush vegetation and tropical plants, this heavenly place is blessed with a cooling breeze and natural lights. The Oasis Pool Bar serves a range of tropical cocktails, smoothies and ice creams, as well as refreshing beers and local wines. With plenty of room to sunbathe and take a dip in your pool of choice, it’s hard to walk away from this spot; unless of course you go to the new gastronomic offer of the property, the restaurant Terrassa la Punta.
The chefs behind Dolce Sitges Barcelona believe that food is an exploration, which is most evident in this new gastronomic offering. With an unparalleled open-air environment, the restaurant boasts an incredible panoramic terrace overlooking the Garraf Natural Park and chef Jaume Balada has created a menu here that pays homage to local produce and the Mediterranean landscape. Fresh, tasty and seasonal, traditional dishes are cooked in a wood oven before being presented with a modern twist. Rice from the Delta del Ebro with monkfish; Beef tenderloin ECO Girona; or local catch of the day, it’s a magical place to enjoy lunch or dinner. And, if you opt for the latter, you will witness an incredible sunset.
With Mediterranean life spent largely in the open air, Rose Ink Workshop has created a fluidity between indoor and outdoor spaces. Rooms and suites are spacious, bright, filled with natural light, and feature a color palette of blues and whites. A combination of lounging and working spaces, plus details such as bathrobes and slippers, coffee maker, pillow menu and large sea-view terraces, allow guests to disconnect and unwind. bask in the privacy of their own room. A sanctuary with views over the town of Sitges and the mountains of the natural park, you can forget the daily grind of the city in a matter of hours.
The Dolce Vital spa and extensive meeting and conference spaces round out the offerings at Dolce by Wyndham Sitges, a luxurious resort that feels a world away from the bustle of the famous town just half an hour away. A place to disconnect and unwind no matter how long you stay, for those looking for a relaxing getaway close to the beating heart of the city, there are few more inspired choices.