C/ Navarro Reverter 14, Valencia, Valencian Community
Hotel · L'Eixample · 20 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Special treat: The Hospes Palau de la Mar has a beautifully-designed, modern Mediterranean style in a 19th century building. Doubles from £100. Read a full review here http://bit.ly/XI8TJA.
Plaza Rodrigo Botet, 5, Valencia, Valencian Community
Hotel · Ciutat Vella · 23 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Mid-range: The Ayre Astoria Palace is in the centre with comfortable rooms and great views across the city from the top floor. Doubles from £58. Read a full review here http://bit.ly/T5OlOJ
The Telegraph: The Cathedral is a riotous hotchpotch of Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque extravagance, worth climbing the Micalet bell-tower for great city views (0034 963 918127; catedraldevalencia.es; €4.50/£3.70).
Pl. del Mercat 30 (Vella de la Palla), Valencia, Valencian Community
Historic Site · El Mercat · 33 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Wander the streets of the old town to La Lonja, the 15th-century silk exchange, one of the best examples of Gothic civil architecture in Europe which has World Heritage status (Admission €2/£1.70).
Spanish Restaurant · Ciutat Vella · 89 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Vuelve Carolina is run by top chef Quique Dacosta. Downstairs is a gastrobar while upstairs is the more formal El Poblet (vuelvecarolina.com; €25/£21 in the gastrobar and €50/£42 in El Poblet) .
Av. Pio Baroja 3 (Av. Vall de la Ballestera), Valencia, Valencian Community
Zoo · Campanar · 110 tips and reviews
The Telegraph: Explore the Bioparc (0034 902 250340; bioparcvalencia.es; admission €23.80/£20), Valencia’s very 21st-century version zoo. You might even get to see Ebo, the gorilla born there last October.