Hotel Restaurant Sant Marcal is located north of the town of Amer, on the edge of La Selva region of the Garrotxa.
Located on the banks of the river Brugent is surrounded by forests of alder, hazel, and chestnut oaks, which are home to numerous sources.
During your stay you can do all kinds of activities: cultural tours, hike, bike along the route of the old narrow-gauge railway linking Girona and Olot, paragliding or enjoy our swimming pool.
Nature, ponds and chapelsSant Marçal is surrounded by nature and fantastic natural and fresh water ponds. Great for family cool off the summers. Another feature points are the chapels of Amer. They are part of the history of this area and are very abundant. Among others, can be found:
- Chapel of Santa Brigida
- Chapel of Sant Roc
- Chapel of Sant Marçal (Which gives name to our hostel)
If you like bikes, Sant Marçal is situated in a privileged location for this sport. We are less than 200 meters from the greenway carrilet (Girona – Amer – Olot). Enjoy the fantastic family environment that offers Selva and Garrotxa all rolling on this route.
If you prefer adrenaline, the environment also offers mountain bike trails and much more difficult unevenness.
Do not hesitate to request information from Sant Marçal about all routes and opportunities available!
Also, not having a bike will no longer be an excuse! The company bicicarril.com is dedicated to bicycle rental in this environment. Visit their website for more information.
Rock climbing and hiking
The environment of la Selva and la Garrotxa volcanic area known for its mountainous. This causes the hiking and climbing are two of the most attractive sports for family tourism and professional. Regarding the hiking trails can be found by beautiful Susqueda Reservoir, Santa Brigida, the sanctuary of the Far, carrilet, Puig Afrou, Santa Barbara, the volcanoes of Olot, the Fageda …
If you are interested in climbing, in Santa Brigida (Amer) there is a set of zones many levels (from begginers to profesional ) to pass a wonderful day climbing. Do not hesitate to ask for more information if you are interested Sant Marçal in any of these activities. We are happy to guide you.
Do you like to fly? If so, you can not miss the opportunity to take a walk through the valley of Amer paragliding! Discover from the air the environment around this area, which gives its name to “The Jungle.”
Do not hesitate to contact Sant Marçal prepare for a weekend of unforgettable paragliding and accommodation, all at a fixed price!
For more information, the company Vol Factory is responsible for providing fantastic paragliding flights from Santa Brigida. Visit their website!