If you want, we can manage the hiring of any of these services for you.
We have a garden area with an outdoor swimming pool which has stunning views of the surrounding mountains. There is also a hot tub or Nordic bath where the water is heated with a small wood burning stove. To bath here makes you feel very happy.
In summer, we like to go to swim in the natural river pools of Codó, near Coll de Nargó and in the Roman thermal baths of Dorres, in France.
If you would like to take advantage to your stay to have a treatment that combines shiatsu, osteopathy, physiotherapy and other manual therapies, Andrea Maiwald can come to offer you a treatment in your rural house. It must be organized in advance by calling +34 679 681 307.
Also, if you want to get a treatment of reflexology, neural therapy or Bach flowers, Lourdes Albets can help you to feel better. She offers her therapies in the nearby village of Noves de Segre. You can arrange a treatment by calling +34 699 280199 or visit her website www.finestrademaig.cat
The treatments take about an hour and the approximate price is 35 euros.
Discover the natural environment that surrounds Argestues by foot. Recently the old walking path that goes through the 13 villages of our municipality has been restored and signposted. You can walk for hours or for a little while. The walking path goes through Argestues and is well signposted. To walk the paths of our ancestors, in these fantastic landscapes, gives us the energy of Nature and it heals. www.camivell.cat
Our region offers visitors a wide variety of cuisine. Our favourite restaurants are L’Estanc in Adrall (tel 973 387 023) with an extensive daily menu, Mas d’en Roqueta in Aravell (tel 973 351 995) for a special occasion, Buchaca’s campsite in in Castellbó (tel 973 2155) where they make a mountain rice delicious served in the dining room of their own house, the Hotel Campi in Musser (tel 973 515 026) which has a long tradition of restaurateurs and must be booked in advance, Cal Magi, in Cabó (tel 973 383 052) located in a charming village, where they make the traditional snails, Cal Dolcet in Alàs (tel 973 354 192) with a legendary reputation for its delicious dishes. ..
Another option would be to order the lunch in Josep Maria’s Bar, in Guils del Cantó (tel 973 298 106) and go there walking. After a good walk with beautiful scenery, you will arrive to his small village bar, which was formerly the village rural school, and enjoy his simple and delicious dishes… The meal should always be ordered well in advance.
In winter cross-country skiing in Sant Joan de l’Erm allows you to wander the forests and enjoy its quietness and silence. If you prefer downhill skiing, the nearest stations are Masella and Molina. The wide range of Ski in Andorra invites you to enjoy the vast ski area of this small country, as well as its excellent tax free shopping and beautiful nature.
Mountain bike enthusiasts will find routes little known and very special at our doorstep. The slopes are strong and only suitable for experienced cyclists. The Park del Segre in La Seu d’Urgell has an excellent reputation as a centre for mountain biking trails designed for all levels. They are well signposted. Bikes are rented there. www.canalolimpic.cat
In the winter months, you should have snow chains in your car in case it snows. They are rarely necessary, but you never know when we will have a good snowfall.