Escaldes – Engordany
Coordinates on Google Maps: 42.508914, 1.539462
Postal Code: AD700
Population: 13.513 (19% of the Andorran population)
Escaldes-Engordany together with Andorra la Vella are the main centres of Andorra’s economic activities.
The town is located approximately 1,050 m over the sea level, with a total area of 47 km².
In Escaldes we can find three types of school systems, the Andorran, the Spanish and the French.
The town expands in the hillsides, with as central line the Avinguda Carlemany, which is Andorra’s main shopping street, a continuation of Andorra la Vella’s Avinguda Meritxell.
All local banks are represented in this parish and Escaldes-Engordany had (and has) the largest growth of all Andorra’s municipalities.
The main attraction of Escaldes – Engordany is Europe’s largest health spa centre “CALDEA”. The thermal waters for the centre are coming up with a temperature of 70˚ C and are rich in sulphur and sodium, very beneficial for your body.
The Caldea centre spreads over 6.000 m² and offers a number of water related attractions with water temperatures varying in the different pools from 14 to 36˚C.
The hot springs were known already by the Romans who used them for medical purposes.
As well the Andorran main electricity company FEDA has its production facilities on the outskirts of Escaldes. The power station uses water from the Lake of Engolasters. The elevation between the station and the lake is 490 m.
Points of interest:
- Lake of Engolasters
- Sant Miquel d’Engolasters
- Acrobatic adventure park
- Font Verd track
- Caldea Spa Centre
- Art Center Escaldes
- Statue “Dama de Gel”
- Shopping street Avinguda Carlemany
The outskirts of Escaldes-Engordany in the surrounding hillsides, Sa Calma, Can Diumenge, Els Vilars and Engolasters are very popular as residential areas and suitable for those wishing to live peacefully but still close to the town centre.
PRIME PROPERTIES has regularly luxurious apartments and villas for sale in Escaldes.
Most of these properties are normally in the higher price range, as the area is considered to be very popular with the local prominent population.
Occasionally building structures in the centre of Escaldes come on the market at an attractive price.
As the surroundings of the centre are quit hilly, most of the properties have magnificent views and a very favorable orientation towards the sun and for that guaranteeing plenty hours of sun in summer and winter.
Escaldes-Engordany and Andorra la Vella is an interesting area for foreign investors and suitable as a base for companies´ administrations. It is as well “the” most important part of the country when it comes to investments in commercial properties.
The second part of our company PRIME MANAGEMENT can give you all information about structuring of investments in real estate and formation about of trading and holding companies in Andorra.
Andorra has a number of advantages for local Andorran companies and offers attractive setups for foreigners taking their residencies in Andorra.
PRIME MANAGEMENT will be happy to support you with all the necessary information.