Enjoy Valencia


The City of Arts and Sciences in Valencia is a unique complex dedicated to science and culture. It consists of six main elements: the Hemisfèric (IMAX cinema and digital screenings), the Umbracle (a landscaped vantage point and car park), the Príncipe Felipe Science Museum (an innovative interactive science centre), the Oceanogràfic (the largest aquarium in Europe with over 500 marine species) and Palau de les Arts Reina Sofía (dedicated to opera programmes). And lastly, the Ágora, which serves as a multi-functional space for the complex. Only 20-25 minutes away by public transport.

Phone: 902 10 00 31

E-mail: www.cac.es

Address: Avenida Autopista del Saler, 7, 46013, Valencia (3 km from the accommodation)

Bioparc Valencia is a new-generation zoo based on the zoo-immersion concept, which fully immerses visitors in the wild habitats. It is committed to the conservation of animals, as well as to education and creating awareness of the need to preserve the original ecosystems. Only 20-25 minutes away by public transport.

Phone: 902 250 340

E-mail: www.bioparcvalencia.es

Address: Av Pio Baroja, 3 46015 Valencia

The Silk Exchange (La Lonja de la Seda) is one of Valencia’s most emblematic buildings, a masterpiece of Gothic civil architecture. It symbolises the power and wealth of a flourishing Valencia in the 15th century. Besides being a World Heritage Site it is also considered the finest example of European civil Gothic style. Situated in the ‘Barri del Mercat’ (Market neighbourhood), just 2 minutes from accommodation Cosy Rooms Bolsería.

Phone: 963 52 54 78

E-mail: www.lonjadevalencia.com

Address: Plaza del Mercado, 30, 46001 Valencia (178m distance)

The Plaza de la Virgen is in the Seu. The neighbourhood, in the district of Ciutat Vella. The plaza has an irregular shape, although it is mainly quadrilateral in shape, and it is totally pedestrianised. Situated around it are three of the city’s landmarks: Santa María Cathedral, the Basilica of the Virgen de los Desamparados, and the Palacio de la Generalidad (Palace of the Regional Government). It is situated only 8 minutes from accommodation Cosy Rooms Bolsería.

Address: Plaza de la Virgen, S/N (473m distance)

Bars & restaurants

One of the most famous “horchaterías” in Valencia and the oldest in the world, this refreshment stall that sells the famous local drink “horchata” is just a five-minute walk from the accommodation. There, you can enjoy one of the best horchatas (tiger-nut milk drink) or “churros” (deep-fried doughnut) with hot chocolate in the city, undoubtedly a must after a day of sightseeing.

Tel.: 963 91 84 66

Address: Plaza de Santa Catalina, 11, 46001 Valencia

This restaurant serves a wide variety of Spanish and Italian cuisine, with all kinds of excellent quality cheeses and cured sausages. In between courses you can enjoy wonderful exhibitions, great music, and get the night off to a start with your first drink. It’s only 9 minutes away from accommodation Cosy Rooms Bolsería.

Phone: 960 71 57 90

E-mail: www.mediterraniart.com

Address: Carrer Del Mar 29, 46003 Valencia (597m distance)

Located in the El Carmen neighbourhood. Offers a wide range of cocktails and other drinks on its fabulous terrace. Only 5 minutes from Cosy Rooms Bolsería.

Phone: 963 912 401

Address: Calle de Caballeros, 51, 46001 Valencia (133m distance)