Port State Updated 07/21/2020 hour 11:27

137/5000 Sunny morning with temperatures of 22º and calm wind. Thunderstorm forecast from 14:00. We can have a lovely afternoon.

Sledding, Skiing and Snowshoes

Zone of sleds, Track of Bottom and Valdesquí CLOSED until new snowfall. NEW SNOWFALL EXPECTED ON 03-16

Trekking. You enjoy our scheduled routes. SEE OUR MONTHLY CALENDAR.

Only rental of crampons, ice axes, boots, pants and jackets. Children and adults. CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Your information point in The Port of Cotos

We are your place of reference in the Port of Cotos. We offer you accommodation, restaurant, activities and equipment rental at great prices.

We are a home for mountaineers, visitors, friends and groups in the Port of Cotos, within the Sierra del Guadarrama national park.
In our refuge you will enjoy a warm, close and familiar atmosphere.
In our Restaurant, excellent homemade food, daily menu and weekend at good prices.

  • Accommodation with breakfast, half board or full board
  • Custom picnics for your adventures
  • Economic prices

We carry out sports activities both in summer and winter, for small groups, providing all the necessary material for the activity.

Also if you want to do it on your own and you don’t come prepared, we rent you the material you need


  • We open every day of the year. Summer hours, Monday to Thursday, from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays from 08:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., Sundays, from 08:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

We have daily menu in our Restaurant

Quality food in The Port of Cotos

We have an extensive menu in case you feel like eating or tapas in our canteen. It is open to the public, hosted and non-hosted. We always have a daily menu (first, second, dessert and coffee). Grilled beans and meat are our specialty, plus cachopo, skewers, sandwiches, hamburgers, croquettes and salads. An extensive menu to enjoy our gastronomy in the middle of nature.

The services we offer you in the Cotos Refuge

valdesqui transport

We take you and pick you up with our van to the Valdesqui station, so you avoid getting up early and make sure you can ski.

for groups

Ideal to enjoy with your friends and / or family, adventures and rest in a mountain environment.

train station

Our restaurant and shelter are located in the train station of the port of cotos.

transport service

We take you or pick you up with our van, to your point of departure or arrival on your routes through the mountains. (Ideal for Cuerda Larga)

Our Parking

Booking your food or accommodation you will have the right to parking in our parking lot. Avoiding the early bird.

  • Trekking / Hiking
  • Cross country ski
  • Ski touring
  • Snow rackets
  • Hiking with crampons
  • Alpine ski
  • Rappel Climbing

Practice sports in the Port of Cotos

We do sports activities for both summer and winter, participate in the groups we form, come with your group or company. We provide all the necessary material for the activity.

In addition, if you want to do it on your own and do not come prepared, we will rent the material you need. We also collaborate with the formation of educational centers, we do workshops and programs for bilingual centers.

Events in the Port of Cotos

Latest news from the Port of Cotos

January activities calendar in the Port of Cotos

This is the calendar of activities for the month of January in the Port of Cotos. The activities will be carried out according to the climatic conditions and the snow conditions that we have at that time. Tenemos una actividad especial para subir a Peñalara de noche con la luna llena. Si hubiera nieve realizamos esta actividad con raquetas de nieve. Como siempre os decimos no hay que tener nivel deportivo ni conocimientos de montaña. pues son actividades guiadas por nuestros expertos monitores.