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HOUSE OF BREAD HUOSE OF THE OIL HOUSE OF WINE HOUSE OF THE WOOL ROOM OF HONEY ROOM OF DOVES
Country holidays in Casa Mur de Aluján in
22337 – Aluján, Huesca (Spain)

Telephone (for Spanish) 0034 608038774

Telephone (for English or French) : 0034659921577

E-mail: murdealujan@lospirineos.com

Fax: 974502420

GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES: 0º 15' 06'' E 42º 22' 31'' N

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DISCOUNTS IN LOW SEASON AFTER THE FIRST WEEK

Historic and artistic medieval monuments (castle) in the foothills of the Aragonese Pyrenees (Spain), which have been recently restored and are located in an agricultural and cattle-raising environment. With hiking and plain routes which can be done either by foot or by bike. The visitor will have the opportunity to experience and share agricultural and cattle activities (collecting eggs, suckling lambs, feeding rabbits with weed, milking goats and cows and giving fodder and dry bread to horses and to the donkey named 'Rufo'). The country holiday houses –as of the House of Oil (Casa del Aceite), the House of Bread (Casa del Pan), and the House of Wine (Casa del Vino) and the house of wool and the honey rooms and the pigeons- are in a fortress which was built at the end of XV century in the middle of a quite environment in the country and which has a park for children.

APARTMENTS FOR 4 TO 6 PEOPLE
----------------PRICES----------------
 Low season: 80 € per day.
 High season:
100 € per day.
 Capacity:
4 people. Two bedrooms.
 Two sofa beds or extra beds for 10 € per day per person available.  
 Discounts for two people in low season

APARTMENTS FOR 8 TO 10 PEOPLE (APARTMENTS AND ANNEXED TOWER)
----------------PRICES----------------
 Low season: 130 € per day.
 High season:
150 € per day.
 Capacity:
8 people. Four bedrooms.
 Two sofa beds or extra beds for 10 € per day per person available. 
 Discounts for two people in low season

APARTMENTS FOR 2 PEOPLE
----------------PRICES----------------
 Low season: 70 € per day.
 High season:
90 € per day.
 Two sofa beds or extra beds for 10 € per day per person available. 

HONEY ROOM IN THE CHAPELL TOWER
----------------PRICES----------------
 Low season: 40 € per day.
 High season:
50 € per day.
 Two sofa beds or extra beds for 10 € per day per person available. 

ROOM OF THE PIGEONS IN IN THE CHAPELL TOWER
----------------PRICES----------------
 Low season: 40 € per day.
 High season:
50 € per day.
 Two sofa beds or extra beds for 10 € per day per person available. 


----------------Equipment----------------

 2 to 4 bedroom apartments (with cradles for babies)
 Equipped kitchen, with dishwasher and washing mashine.
 Dining-room and living-room. Firewood chimney. Heating.
 Tv. Video. Music sound system. WI-FI ZONE
 Bed, bath and kitchen accessories.
 Aparcamiento. Patio, gardens, and routes.
 Possibility to go mushroom hunting, search for fossils, and bike riding.
 Vineyards, fruit trees, meadows, and Romanesque chapels.

----------------OTHER SERVICES----------------
  Pets Allowed
 Breakfast: 6 euros.
 The clean up and tide up of the rooms: 22 euros per day.
  Laundry services available.
  Spanish classes.
  English classes




IDEAL MICROCLIMATE

And Casa Mur enjoys a microclimate that favors the good weather throughout the year in a land in slight decline towards the Southeast and good orientation that together with both high mountains to the north and west protect you from the wind and cold coming from the high mountains of the Pyrenees

A swimming pool, tennis courts, football fields, a fronton, restaurants, a bakery and a shop can be found two kilometers from Aluján, in the town of Tierrantona,
The monumental Casa Mur de Aluján is located in the central area of the Pyrenees, near the pre-Pyrenean villages of Aínsa, Graus, Benasque, Broto, Jaca and Barbastro, from where you can learn more about the Romanesque art, the Aragonese castles and their tradition. There is also a bird's viewpoint (from where you can see the cinereous and bearded vultures, quebrantahuesos)
An outstanding geological heritage Patrimonio geológico.
An observatory of stars.

 


Place of the medieval set, destined to the elaboration of Bread.

Casa Mur de Aluján is an architectonical monument surrounded by defensive towers, wine cellars, medieval paintings, presses, and even a chapel. The apartments preserve the traces of the life of a typical self-sufficient castle, but which has been brilliantly tailored to modern life requirements, becoming a confortable and functional house. The premises have gardens which in the middle of the quite country life.
 


It is called the house of the oil because it is the space where the oil was stored in several stone deposits. In Aluján, there was no oil mill, but there were 4 kilometers in the village of Fumanal.

 

THE WINE HOUSE. It is called the house of wine because it was the place where the one that went to a wine press and from there to the cellars.

ANNEXED TOWER

You can rent the duplex room and a living-room in a tower built in the XVI century next to the House of Wine.
The apartment building is perfect for six to eight people.
Prices: low season 130 € /// high season 150 €
 

Integrated into the medieval complex, the Casa de la Lana, which has been used for centuries as a sheep pen, has been restored in the spring of 2018 and its decoration responds to both the furniture and the pictorial design in the style of the 21st century. It has a double bed, a bathroom, a bathtub nestled in a round stone tower. It also has a sofa bed in the dining room or extra beds in the dining room, which can be separated from the main room with some blinds.

 

THE ROOM OF THE PIGEONS,  where birds were bred for human consumption, is located in the tower of the chapel. t is a curious space for couples to spend a few days and nights and move your stay to medieval times. The interior is accessed by a spiral staircase from the 16th century. It has a double bed, shower and bathroom and there is possibility to use extra beds. Restored in the spring of 2018, it enjoys the comforts of the present. A superior room is for breakfast (We can offer it, as well as lunch and dinner), write, read, talk, reflect .... At the top a crenellated terrace invites to contemplate the stars without any light pollution.

 

THE ROOM OF THE HONEY, in whose pocket the bees had honeycombs, is located in the tower of the chapel and the machicolation. It is a suggestive space for couples and spend a few days and nights. It is easy for your imagination to transport you to the Middle Ages, especially if you contemplate the decorative mural paintings restored with care and professionalism. As with the Las Palomas room, the interior is accessed by a spiral staircase. It has a double bed, shower and bathroom It has a double bed, shower and bathroom and there is possibility to use extra beds. Restored in the spring of 2018, it enjoys the comforts of the present. An upper room is for breakfast  (We can offer it, as well as lunch and dinner), write, read, talk, reflect .... At the top, a crenellated terrace invites to contemplate the stars without any light pollution.

 
Deal of the environment

The monumental Casa Mur de Aluján is located in the central area of the Pyrenees, near the pre-Pyrenean villages of Aínsa, Graus, Benasque, Broto, Jaca and Barbastro, from where you can learn more about the Romanesque art, the Aragonese castles and their tradition.
There is also a bird's viewpoint (from where you can see the cinereous and bearded vultures, quebrantahuesos)
An outstanding geological heritage .

From Alujan, part of a path to walk or bike, and reach the monastery of Muro de Roda and the abandoned village of Ministirio, respecting the bridle path, recently conditioned with the effort and enthusiasm of the volunteers-Angel Chéliz and Jesús de Castillón, among others-, within the program of Ground Zero. https://bttpirineo.com Like other BTT routes in Sobrarbe, it is an initiative emerged from the base and that contributes to sustainable development

2 KILOMETERS FROM TIERRANTONA Restaurant, Supermarket, Bakery, Medical centre, Library, Swimming pools and tennis courts, Car garage.

 10 MINUTES FROM AINSA Chemist's shop and outpatient clinic, Tourist office, Museums: Bearded vulture, popular arts, geological... Historic and artistic monuments, Hairdressing salon, Horse riding, rafting, mountain guiding and canyoning

 
Enclave of interest
Within a 30-minute drive from Aluján the natural spots of the Parque Nacional de Ordesa reserve, the Monte Perdido massif, and the canyons of Sierra de Guara are its most worth-visiting sites. there are also the monastery of San Victorián, beneath the massif of the Peña Montañesa, the famous Buddhist monastery of Panillo, the sanctuary of Torreciudad, the medieval monuments of Muro de Roda, the centre for the bearded vulture, the tower of Abizanda and the historical monuments of Aínsa.
Webs of interest: : www.pirineoturistico.com www.ribagorza.com, www.lafueva.com the Monte Perdido massif, Canyons of Sierra de Guara
 
HOW TO GET THERE

From Toulouse (France)
Aluján is only 60 kilometers far from the Spanish border. Take the A-64 in Toulouse (France) towards Lannemezan and then drive south the D-929 up to Aragnouet-Bielsa, in the Spanish border. In Bielsa take the A-138 towards Aínsa and from the N-260 towards Campo up to the crossroads of Valley of La Fueva-Tierrantona. Aluján is only two kilometers to the west of Tierrantona.

From Pau (France)
Take the road N-134 up to the Spanish border, and further towards Jaca and Sabiñánigo. From Sabiñánigo take the road which goes from Yebra de Basa to Fiscal (N-260) and keep on driving up to Aínsa. From Aínsa (N-260) drive towards Campo up to the crossroads of Valley of La Fueva-Tierrantona. Aluján is only two kilometers to the west of Tierrantona.

From the Basque Country (Spain)
In  San Sebastián take the A-15 up to Pamplona. From Pamplona take the A-21 and the N-240 up to Jaca. From Jaca take the N-260 up to Sabiñánigo, and continue through the N-260 towards Yebra de Basa, Fiscal and Aínsa. Keep on driving through the N-260 towards Campo up to the crossroads of the Valley of La Fueva-Tierrantona. Aluján is only two kilometers to the west of Tierrantona.

From Zaragoza (Spain)
Take the motorway up to Barbastro. In Barbastro, drive towards Aínsa and after 16 kilometers when you reach Ligüerre take the turning to La Fueva-Tierrantona. Aluján is only two kilometers to the west of Tierrantona.

From Barcelona (Spain).
From Barcelona, take the motorway towards Lérida, and then from Lérida to Barbastro. In Barbastro drive towards Aínsa and when you reach Ligüerre after 16 kilometers take the turning for La Fueva-Tierrantona. Aluján is only 2 kilometers to the west of Tierrantona.