Hotel Princesa Parc Excellence

  • Andorra, Arinsal

  • 5

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The Hotel Princesa Parc Excellence offers luxury in the Arinsal valley with the benefit of being connected to the Princesa Parc & Spa hotel meaning you can make use of the Princesa's fantastic facilities. The hotel is situated just 100 metres from the centre of Arinsal too making it the perfect spot to get out and about during the day. 

Those looking to relax can head to the Princesa Parc hotel via a glass corridor and make use of the impressive spa facilities (additional charge for guests not booked onto half board with drinks included or full board). Spa facilities include a small indoor pool, whirlpool, steam room and sauna. Plus there is an outdoor pool which is usually open from the 23rd of June - 11th of September (opening subject to weather conditions), its great for relaxing in after a morning walk in the mountains.

Added value

All holidays include flights from the UK and transfers

24/7 Support and advice: Over the phone from our local resort team

For stays from the 9th Jul - 1st Aug 2024, guests can enjoy one free ticket per person to the impressive Cirque du Soleil in Andorra La Vella. (Transfer not included, free tickets are subject to availability and are only available on a Tues, Wed or Thurs)


The mountain village of Arinsal drapes itself along a valley in the north-west of Andorra, not far from the Spanish border. The forested slopes of the Pyrenees close in on either side – a preview of the walking and cycling territory that’s the highlight of a summer holiday in this neck of the woods. Back at base, the restaurants and cafés are as international as their clientele. For a change of scene, hop on a bus to La Massana and its family-friendly adventure park or head to the capital city of Andorra La Vella. 

Walking in Comapedrosa Nature Park: the top of Andorra

Comapedrosa Nature Park lies just north of Arinsal, where you can hike marked paths to high mountain waterfalls, lakes and forests – all watched over by Coma Pedrosa itself which, at almost 3,000m tall, is Andorra’s highest peak. For a walk with a hearty mountain food finale, climb through forests and along a ravine to a stone-clad mountain refuge called – you guessed it – Comapedrosa.

Summer holidays exploring La Massana and the Ordino Valley

Arinsal is the last village up one of the two valleys above La Massana. Just 15 minutes bus ride away from Arinsal you'll find La Massana, a bustling village where the gondola goes up to the treetop ropes courses and playgrounds of a mountain top park. Bike tracks are also up here and range from smooth sidewinding paths to bumpy backcountry trails.

If you prefer boots to bikes, follow the river valley from La Massana to the start of the Camí Ral d’Ordino footpath. It’s an easy 6km trail connecting valley villages, wooden bridges and churches. It also traces part of the Iron Route that follows the history of the forges and mines in this patch of the Pyrenees.

Biking on the agenda?

Whilst Arinsal is a walkers paradise in the summer, some may be interested to hear that there are hundreds of bike-friendly routes and roads around Arinsal but particularly in the nearby town of La Massana, with rentals ranging from road bikes and MTBs to e-bikes that help make long-distance rides achievable for more casual cyclists.

For those interested in sporting events, you may have heard of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup that takes place every summer in the Vallnord bike park above La Massana. It’s impossible not to get swept along with the joy of the spectators, who travel from all over to watch cyclists speed down some seriously hair-raising trails.

Family holidays in Arinsal

Arinsal is a great destination for families with a range of activities on offer as well as a selection of hotels with family-friendly facilities available. Kids will love the Mountain Park in the nearby town of La Massana, you catch the gondola up the mountain and at the top there are numerous games and activities. There are also plenty of walking trails in the area that cater to different abilities so if you're after family friendly walks or a bit more of a challenge then there's plenty to keep you on the trails.

The hotels in Arinsal also have great facilities for kids, the hotel Princesa Parc even has an on site bowling alley (additional charge), great fun for all the family.

Europe’s highest capital: Andorra La Vella

The capital city of Andorra la Vella is a 30-minute bus ride away from Arinsal and a great day-trip to enjoy its lively summer atmosphere. Wander the stone-walled old quarter to see Casa de la Vall, the seat of one of the longest-running parliaments in Europe, and past the handsome St Esteve Church. The riverside park is a lovely walk too. Restaurants, stylish spas, including the Caldea spa which is the largest thermal spa in Southern Europe and the famous tax-free Shopping Mile also offer a break from the trails. Once a month, Mercat de la Vall hosts local craftspeople selling everything from homemade sweets and aromatherapy oils to screen-printed t-shirts and jewellery.

Why book a summer holiday in Arinsal with Inghams?

With over 85 years of outdoor travel experience, our holiday packages to Arinsal include flights, transfers, and accommodation, so you can relax and leave the small details to us. Our experts can help you choose the best holiday for you, and our team in resort can give you the inside scoop on how to spend your time away with us.

At Inghams, we do walking holidays differently. With no fixed itinerary, you have more time in your destination and the freedom to walk as much or as little as you like, discovering some of Andorra's best walking routes and activities at your own pace.

  • No. of rooms: 43
  • No. of buildings: 1
  • Official rating: 5


Double Hydro Rooms are 15m² and sleep two people. Rooms with a mountain view are available at a additional supplement. 

Thematic Rooms are 28m² and sleep three people. 

Triple Rooms are 20m² and sleep three people. 

Quadruple Rooms are 30m² and sleep three to four people.

Double Jacuzzi Suites are 29m² and sleep two people. These rooms also have a lounge/seating area. These rooms are available on request, please call to book. 

Double Terrace Suite are 29m² and sleep two to four people. These rooms also have a lounge/seating area. These rooms are available on request, please call to book. 

The Princesa Parc Excellence Hotel is separate from its sister hotel, the Princesa Parc but is linked by a glass corridor. 

All rooms have:

  • Bath with showerhead
  • TV 
  • Tea & Coffee making facilities 
  • Safe 
  • Minibar
  • Hairdryer 

Local fees and taxes
A tourist tax of approx. €3.14 per person per night is payable locally for guests age 16 years and over. 


  • Lift accessible: Yes
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: Yes
  • Airport transfer time, approx. 3.5 hours from Barcelona airport.
  • 100 metres from the centre of Arinsal 
  • 150 metres to the bus stop 
  • 300 metres to the supermarket 

Wellness Relax Centre

The spa area offers two saunas, a steam room, two whirlpools, hydro-therapy splash pool, relaxation room and marble Caldarium with ice fountain. There is an entrance fee of €15 per adult per hour, payable locally unless you have booked the half board with drinks included or full board package then you can access the spa for 1 hour free per day. Spa treatments are also available including massages, facials and a range of beauty and relaxation treatments (at an additional charge, payable locally).

Please note: The spa area is only available for ages over 13 years. Children are permitted 2pm to 6pm Monday to Saturday when accompanied by an adult at an entrance fee of €10 per child per hour.

Additional facilities

  • Bar and lounge
  • Garden
  • Ten-pin bowling and arcade (payable locally)
  • Outdoor swimming pool (usually open from the 23rd of June - 11th of September, opening is subject to weather conditions)
  • Games room
  • Bike storage
  • Fitness room
  • Parking approx. €10 per day (payable & bookable locally)
  • Free Wi-Fi

Enjoy a buffet breakfast each morning of your holiday from 7.30am to 10.30am. 

Louis XV Restaurant is available for half board guests for dinner each evening from 7.30pm to 10.30pm. Enjoy four-courses with waiter service with a daily menu to choose from. 

Guests booked onto half board with drinks included can have drinks during dinner (wine, beer and soft drinks) as well as drinks at the bar as per the selected club menu and 1 hour per day free access to the spa . 

Guests booked onto full board can also enjoy included a lunch, drinks during dinner (wine, beer and soft drinks), included drinks at the bar as per the selected club menu and 1 hour per day free access to the spa. 

Please note from the 1st June to 25th June and 12th September to 30th September the lunch and evenings meals will be provided at the Princesa Parc & Spa (interconnected by a closed walkway). Lunch and dinner will be a buffet with show cooking at dinner also. 

Board basis options available

  • Full Board
  • Half Board

This property caters for the following special dietary requirements

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarians

Please advise of any dietary requirements at the time of booking.

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18/09/2024 - 7 nights
2 adults
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