Monastery of Les Avellanes

The Monastery of Santa Maria de Bellpuig de Les Avellanes offers you the chance to enjoy an old 12th century abbey adapted to the needs of the 21st century. Located in a spectacular natural environment of forests, gardens and vineyards ideal for enjoying a peaceful rest and discovering the landscape, cultural and natural values of the lands of Montsec. The Monastery of Les Avellanes is today an open-door monastery at the service of people, culture, spirituality and territory. It offers you the possibility of accommodation through its monastic inn with 37 double rooms, enjoy the local cuisine with its Restaurant El Claustre, rental of fully equipped rooms for meetings and activities, archives and library, summer camp house, as well as the possibility of living with the community of Marist brothers who reside in the monastery. In addition, the Monastery of Les Avellanes is located in a natural environment characteristic of the Aspres del Montsec, with small forest mountains, dry land with small valleys where its bucolic and small villages of medieval profile are located. . From the Monastery of Les Avellanes you have the possibility to start routes and itineraries on foot or by bike to discover this magnificent natural environment, such as the Virgen del Puig, the Puig de la Creu, the Vall de les Tisores, etc. . The Monastery is a point of reception and rental of mountain bikes to make more distant routes to the monastery. (Montalegre, Balconet de Santalinya, etc.) You can also do the routes by car to go to the villages or some points accessible by private vehicle.

Monastery of Les Avellanes
Experiences
Guided tour of the Monastery of Les Avellanes
A couple of decades ago the Marist community of the Monastery of Les Avellanes decided to open the doors of the monastery to all external visitors. With this option the visitor has the possibility to discover the historical and cultural values of the monastery. It is an old abbey, founded in the twelfth century by the counts of Urgell, which still preserves part of its monumental complex now declared a Cultural Asset of National Interest. All visitors can discover with the guided tour the history and artistic value of the monastery and its immediate surroundings. The monastery also has the Restaurant "El Claustre" which promotes local cuisine with local products that is open to all visitors.
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Space for personal well-being and spirituality - The House of Spirituality
The Monastery of Les Avellanes is a religiously living space, through the Marist community. The visitor can live with them and also enjoy the different activities that are organized from the House of Spirituality of the monastery. In addition, the Monastery of Les Avellanes offers for rent different rooms for personal well-being and self-rediscovery activities. We are an ideal place to do courses and workshops in Yoga, Reiki, Chi-kung, Meditation, Tapping ... any of the disciplines for well-being and personal development. The distribution and facilities, the open spaces of the rooms, the energy and history of the Monastery will help to make your courses and stays very profitable.
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Company info
Address
Ctra. C-12, Km. 181
25612 Os de Balaguer
La Noguera (Lleida)
Phone number
973 438 006