Michelin star restaurants on the Costa Brava

The province of Girona has always been known for the quality of its restaurants and its gastronomy.  For several years and under the direction of Ferran Adrià (and his famous ‘El bulli’ restaurant) Catalan cuisine has become a world reference. Currently, this leadership has been followed by the Roca brothers, whose restaurant is regularly placed […]

The Philippe Cousteau Foundation set to house its new international headquarters in l’Estartit thanks to an agreement with the Mascort Foundation.

  Among the main objectives of this project is the reintroduction of endangered species and to host an Institute for Sea Studies to help train divers and workers in the sector. As expressed by its promoters, this project aims to turn l’Estartit into the capital of the sea. The new international headquarters of the Cousteau […]

Watch whales and dolphins at Cabo de Creus.

There no need to go to distant destinations or exotic oceans to see whales and dolphins, at certain times of the year we can see cetaceans much closer to home!  Cabo de Creus Natural Park is about 25 km from Castell Mar campsite and from here we can witness the passage of rorquals, a type […]

Dalinian triangle

We invite you to immerse yourself in the life and work of Salvador Dalí by visiting the famous ‘triangle’ of the painter from Empordà.  The route will start at the Dalí Theater-Museum in Figueres where a priceless collection of surrealist works awaits you as well as the Dalí Jewels collection. The second point on the […]

Enjoy the gastronomy of the Costa Brava!

The Costa Brava offers one of the many variations of Mediterranean cuisine.  As the critic Jaume Fàbrega and the chef Enric Herce explain in their book “The Culinary Odyssey”, there is not just one Mediterranean cuisine but several.  Here the cultural and religious heritage, and the know-how of each Mediterranean region radiates. Contrary to the […]

2023 – castell montgrí celebrates its 50th anniversary!

For Castell Montgrí, 2023 will be a year of celebrations: a year in which we will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the campsite!  As announced in the previous newsletter we are planning for celebrations as turning 50 doesn’t happen every day!  To create unforgettable moments we have prepared a series of surprises and gifts just […]

How to choose the best family tent?

Are you planning on going camping in the mountains with your children? Family camping is an adventure that can be fun for the little ones but it can also be something relaxing for the adults too! Enjoying the great mountain air whilst in the middle of nature is something incredible, however, if you want everyone […]

The most beautiful coves of L’Estartit

Are you thinking of spending your family holiday in the Estartit region? L’Estartit is a charming village full of magic where we find the Medes Islands and the summit of the Rocamaura. Located in the Baix Empordà region it is one of the places on the Costa Brava that has the most admirers. In this […]

What is glamping?

Glamping has become one of the buzzwords in the tourism industry in recent years thanks to destinations located in the middle of nature and the growing choice of luxurious accommodations such as music festival campsites But what exactly is glamping and what are the differences compared to traditional camping? Also, why has glamping become so […]

What to see in L’Estartit?

The village of L’Estartit is part of the Montgrí Natural Park, Illes Medes i Baix Ter. It is popular with tourists due the natural beauty of its bay, the islands and all its natural environment. If you want to visit L’Estartit, read this article! It will give you plenty of information on what to see […]

More activities than ever during the 2022 season

Despite the challenges brought this summer we have managed to offer more activities than ever on both campsites.  The fact that health restrictions are no longer in force has allowed us to significantly increase the number of activities.  Castell Montgrí has held two aquatlons, with the participation of about 180 people over both events. On […]

Summer season coming to a close

As Summer comes to an end as does another season.  After two years living with the pandemic we have been able, in large part, recover the situation of normality that we had in 2019, certainly as far as health restrictions are concerned.  Most of our customers who had not been able to travel to our […]

New indoor playground at Castell Montgri Campsite

Another new feature is the “KIDS CLUB” playground located in the Ombra area.  The space is designed mainly for children from 3 to 7 years old where they can have lots of fun with all kinds of games!  The “KIDS CLUB” is open every day from 10am to 6pm and will be looked after by […]

Two robots – New assets of the Restaurant-Take Away Swift

Two state-of-the-art robots will be part of the Swift restaurant team this summer.  They will help to transport orders from the kitchen to the tables which will significantly reduce the service time.  The robots have 3D sensors that cover 360º and allow them to detect any obstacles, another example of the Mascort Group’s commitment to […]

New charging stations for electric cars on both campsites

New for the 2022 season:  the installation of charging stations for electric cars on both Castell Mar and Castell Montgri. It is a totally free service that we offer to our customers.  On Castell Montgri there are four charging points, with two on Castell Mar, all of which have a power of 20 kilowatts each.  […]

Festivals d’estiu 2022 a la Costa Brava

La Costa Brava és un dels indrets de l’Estat espanyol on es realitzen més festivals musicals d’estiu; una bona oportunitat per gaudir de tot tipus de música en viu durant les vostres vacances. El Festival de Peralada és un dels més antics i prestigiosos de la zona. Un dels plats forts d’aquest any és l’actuació […]

Al restaurant Take-Away Swift apostem per un aigua de més qualitat i més solidària

A partir d’aquesta temporada, al nostre restaurant take away Swift s’oferirà aigua purificada mitjançant una tecnologia de membrana d’alta puresa. Més enllà dels seus evidents beneficis per a la nostra salut, el fet que el seu envasat sigui de vidre i es pugui reutilitzar, contribuirà a reduir l’impacte mediambiental que té el transport d’envasos buits. […]

Més vols directes a l’aeroport Girona-Costa Brava

Una notícia esperada per molts dels nostres clients i que possibilitarà tenir connexions directes amb els principals destins europeus. Us recordem que l’aeroport Girona-Costa Brava es troba a uns 40 minuts dels dos càmpings. Ryanair ha ampliat destins i freqüències a Irlanda amb connexions a Dublin, Shannon, Cork i Knock. La companyia irlandesa també vola […]

Situació Covid-19

Tots els indicadors de la situació de la Covid-19 fan pensar que aquesta serà una temporada molt semblant a la del 2019; és a dir, com abans de la pandèmia. La majoria de restriccions per viatjar arreu d’Europa s’han eliminat i els elevats índexs de vacunació han afavorit aquesta situació. Malgrat tot, els dos Càmpings […]