1.- The creator of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, on the february 26th of 2014, visited Girona, they had dinner at the “El Celler de Can Roca” best restaurant in the world (2013-14), they stayed in the Hotel Llegendes de Girona Catedral****. In this stately house, according to tradition, lived Saint Narcís, Bishop, Martyr, Saint and chief of Girona, between 304-307 after Christ. One time that he was persued, he jumped through the window and left on the rock his footprint in opposite direction to disorient his pursuers and nobody found him. This mark of a human foot is known by "the footprint of Saint Narcís" and it appears in the books of "Costumari Català" from Joan Amades and the book "Girona Vella", from Jaume Marquès Casanova.
2.- Salvador Dalí, archetype of surrealism, painter, genius and worlwide figure, he has immortalized "Les mosques de Sant Narcís" among his works. The hotel is situated between the streets of "Les Mosques" and "Pou Rodó" ( which until 1962 it was called "St. of Sant Narcís") and the street "Portal de la Barca", from the Girona Immortal, all of them with restricted traffic to cars.
3.- Inside the house (Hotel), there are more than 100 plates, busts, marble details of the creator Gerard Roca Ayats from Bescanó, that transforms the HOTEL LLEGENDES DE GIRONA CATEDRAL**** into an authentic museum. Each room has the name of a legend. Discover each one of them in the 15 rooms of the Hotel, also the rain effect shower is something to rememeber, the bed sheets of the hotel are made with 300 linen per cm2 when the common are made with 180, try the experience, you will repeat it, feel like prince. We're different.
4.- On the right side, at the main entrance, there is a column with a capitel base that is more than 400 years old. It was found inside of a great wall when the building was restored between the years of 2005-2008. The first stone step of the stairs which goes to the first floor, has more than 800 years according to the experts. At the hotel reception and rooms of the ground floor, there are some antique pages hanging on the walls, they have an age between 200 and 650 years old, copies of scripts, buy-sale documents, conflicts resolutions and decisions. Several dozens of ancient books, some which are unpublished, they are in reception. We couldn’t be missing the comments book at reception and in our rooms for our guests to express their experiences in it. Some of this opinions are incredible. You can see some examples in the web page of the hotel.
5.- A Medieval chest from the year 1582, a one of a kind piece in reception, is in excellent state of preservation, certified by the signature of a public notary on the wood chest itself, which was used by the honeymooners of the era to keep their trousseau until the wedding day, they got on the cart and they started their common life. Over the chest and on the wall there is an original painting by the extraordinary painter Quim Hereu, heir from the estrambotism of Joan Fuster. This group of chest and painting it's used to promise the actual couples or the ones who celebrate common years, where they take photos, videos... inmortalizing a day such marked, then to celebrate it in one of our 4 Junior Dúplex Eros, or the Suite Margarita Bonita, all of them with a tantric sofá, among other elements of glamour, passion, love.
6.- Through our web page of the hotel www.llegendeshotel.com it could be free downloaded the book of 120 colour pages, 42 Magical stories and Legends of Girona, in 9 languages, in addition of Braille, this last printed by Once in a special and exclusive edition only of 150 units. Some versions are also available in printed version through the reception. The writer is the anthropologist and journalist Núria Ros Rue of Palafrugell.
7.- El Pou dels Capricis (well of craving) was the well of the house, is made of stone and it's visible of the Hotel dining room, its age is about 500 years. Gives name to the cocktail bar and terrace which is on the ground floor, where are served legendary cocktails, exclusive, unique.
8.- The sofa room, which is on the ground floor, is a rest, meeting, reading room, can watch TV, a part of the marble sculptures hanging on its walls and also a chest of the Greek and Roman mythology, note that the sofas were bought in a special sale, an auction which happened on this very exclusive kind of material, from mansions and very eccentric houses. With that is obtained that leather sensation, smell and touch, stay and enjoy the effect of this exclusive room. Relaxing in the middle of the history.
9.- The hotel location can’t be better, outside of it, is the Historic Town of Girona more than 2000 years old, the Cathedral, the “Call Jueu” (the second one more important after Prague), the “Arabs Baths”, the Wall”, the Basilica of Sant Feliu, the 7 local museums which stands out the Museum of Cinema, Historic Museum of the city, and a lot of others elements and monuments to visit, which is needed three days minimum (recommendable). In another type of turism is the First level of gastronomy like El Celler de Can Roca and a lot of others restaurants with all kinds of cuisine, an excellent Business, professional and polite. Girona is a town dedicated to services.
10.- Our staff, very professional, a key element of the Hotel, our reason for living, distinction, innovation, the behaviour, service, friendliness, big smiles, will give you a nice accommodation, WE DON'T SELL ROOMS, WE OFFER EMOTIONS.
There are many other things to discover, inside and outside the hotel, we are not be able to summarize it, we prefer that you discover it by yourself. Several dozens of anecdotes, some incredible stories from guests, some of them famous and also Vips. We thank you to choose us, we don't do all right, but we make sure do it the best possible to make a unique and exclusive stay. An American Guru who was stayed in the hotel said: you have created a unique uncopiable hotel, now what are you thinking?