Luxury hotel holiday Chateau de Riell Molitg-les-Bains, French Catalonia

The boutique, 5-star Chateau de Riell has just 17 rooms, a gourmet restaurant, thermal spa facilities, individually decorated bedrooms amidst the pine and oleander-clad foothills of the Pyrenees in French Catalonia.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
  • Eurotunnel or ferry crossing if self-drive
  • Flights and hire of a group A car if fly-drive
  • Rail and hire of a group A car if rail-drive
  • Concierge service and Expressions Holidays regional helpful hints
  • Choice of upgrades available - rooms, flights and board basis

Luxury bespoke hotel holidays to the Chateau de Riell, Molitg-les-Bains

Chateau de Riell is a boutique, 5-star hotel in a thermal spa town in the foothills of the Pyrenees in French Catalonia. This hotel of just 17 rooms offers gardens, cosy interiors and thermal spa facilities.

Facts in brief

Official star rating 5

Location In the village of Molitg-les-Bains within walking distance of the thermal baths

Annual opening April to November

Closest airport Toulouse or Montpellier

Distance from airport 200 km Montpellier, 260 km Toulouse

Closest railway station Perpignan

Distance from railway station 50 km

Hotel facilities and services

Restaurant, bar, beauty salon, thermal centre, two outdoor heated swimming pools, two tennis courts, hiking, bikes to borrow, fitness classes, valet parking.

Land sports

Tennis, hikes, fitness classes and bikes

Out and about nearby

The natural beauty of the foothills of the Pyrenees, thermal baths in Molitg, the Meditteranean coast at Collioure, city of Perpignan, farmers’ market in Prades on Saturdays, Pablo Casals chamber music festival in abbeys and churches of the Pyrenees-Orientales region, Pablo Casals museum in Prades, Mount Canigou.

Sports nearby

Hiking, canyoning

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Cottage double room for 5 nights for a fly-drive holiday

From about

£1250

Holiday Code FE652

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke hotel holidays to the Chateau de Riell, Molitg-les-Bains

Room descriptions

The Chateau de Riell has 14 rooms and 3 suites. Each room has a king-size or super king-size bed, air-conditioning, satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, safe deposit box, mini-bar, telephone, walk-in shower and/or bathtub, hairdryer.

Cottage room in the gardens with king bed
Superior room with king bed
Deluxe room king bed
Suite king bed

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Cottage double room for 5 nights for a fly-drive holiday

From about

£1250

Holiday Code FE652

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke hotel holidays to the Chateau de Riell, Molitg-les-Bains

The journey and how you get there

For a holiday to the Chateau de Riell, our clients usually arrive by car (hire-car or own car), either to visit the hotel on its own for a long stay or as part of a multi-centre touring holiday. We include flights and hire-car with this holiday but can arrange it to be a self-drive with a ferry or Eurotunnel crossing, or you can travel by train to Perpignan and collect a hire-car there.

Additional information

Children: An extra bed for a child aged up to 10 years can be placed in a deluxe room or a suite only.

Other information: The restaurant is closed on Tuesdays and Saturdays at lunch time.

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Cottage double room for 5 nights for a fly-drive holiday

From about

£1250

Holiday Code FE652

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke hotel holidays to the Chateau de Riell, Molitg-les-Bains

Highlights of Languedoc-Roussillon

Sample the earliest cherries in France and other seasonal fruit. Take a visit to see the local ceramics and paintings, travel on the narrow-gauge railway from Villefranche de Conflent to Font Romeu. There are Folklore and music festivals in August. Gastronomy Sample anchovies, macaroons, Rousquilles aniseed biscuits. Local wines include Banyuls and Rivesaltes wines and Cotes de Roussillon wine. This is one of the most highly-regarded new wine regions of France.

Climate of Languedoc-Roussillon

Average air temperatures in Centigrade: Jan: 12.4, Feb: 11.5, Mar: 12.5, Apr: 17.6, May: 20.1, Jun: 26.5, Jul: 28.4, Aug: 28.1, Sep: 26.1, Oct: 21.1, Nov: 15.8, Dec :13.5. Source: Direction de la Meteorologique de France

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