There are few sporting organisations in the UK who come even close to the Royal Berkshire Sporting Agency when it comes to organising shooting in Spain. With over 30 years’ experience and hundreds of completed trips, the experience of our dedicated team combined with the most expansive selection of Spain’s finest sporting estates to choose from means that you are in safe hands.
Unlike other organisations, we are proud to be able to cater for our clients every need – with zero commission added to the price. Our prices are quoted directly from the estate. However, clients can still expect our usual bespoke services and meticulous attention to detail during every trip. From the preliminary stages of choosing your perfect estate to your final goodbyes in Spain – we will ensure that your trip is not only incredibly enjoyable, but also hassle free and impeccably organised.
Accommodation is always imperative – whether you would like to stay in a quaint local hotel, a converted monastery, a private house or even your very own Palace, we have something to suit every individual clients requirements.
The food and wine in Spain is revered worldwide, teams can enjoy everything from elaborate tapas spreads in the field, Cabrito (infamous Spanish goat) or even Michelin starred hotels and restaurants. All washed down with one of Spain’s stunning Rioja wines.
Perhaps enjoy all this after a round of golf?
Spain has it all. The season even extends until April, so why not extend your shooting season beyond January?
Season in Spain: 1st September – April 30th
LA CAMINERA – MADRID (New for 2018)
Set in 1000 hectares of stunning hilly terrain located 2 hours south of Madrid. La Caminera is owned by the passionate Salvador Salles. Salvador and his family have been organising shoots since 1978 and pride themselves in providing exclusive luxury experiences. Not only can guests expect extremely testing partridges on the surrounding hills. La Caminera also boasts a 5 star Country House Hotel, a 2 Michelin star chef, luxury Spa, 18 hole golf course and even a 1500 m concrete runway capable of landing all types of private aircraft.
CASASOLA ESTATE – MADRID (New for 2018)
Located just 33km south east of Madrid, Casasola is now under the watchful eye of Spanish hunting legend Carlos Rua – who aims to develop the shoot into an internationally renowned partridge shoot. Rolling hills and deep valleys produce some very exciting sport.
Fuensauco Lodge offers private accommodation for teams of guns. Or there are plenty of charming hotels in the historic town of Chinchon or the City of Madrid.
LAS BARRACAS – MALLORCA
Partridge shooting on the island of Mallorca is a truly magical and surreal experience. The estate is located just 20 minutes from Palma airport. Guns are met in Palma and transferred to the south west of the island by the Las Barracas team. A long winding dirt track gives way to the incredible 2,500 acre estate located in total isolation. Knarled rock faces of the Tramuntana Mountains, valleys and stunning pine forests make Las Barracas perfectly suited to driven partridge shooting.
The newly renovated Hunting Lodge offers guests an exclusive, luxury hideaway to enjoy the famous Spanish hospitality. Alternatively, there are many great hotels to choose from on the island.
Special offer for 2018/19 season: €23,800 +IVA for 500 birds + 50 free birds per day, including 1 nights all-inclusive accommodation in the new Hunting Lodge
VENTOSILLA – MADRID
Ventosilla holds a special place in Spanish shooting history, in 1884 current owner Antonio Cavero’s great-grandfather conducted Spain’s first ever partridge drive along with King Alfonso XII on this very estate. The variety of drives at Ventosilla is extraordinary with over 50 drives across 5,000 acres of varied topography – there is something different every drive.
The estate has some drives with beautiful deep gorges which consistently produce some very high partridges, whilst others are more traditional, yet still extremely testing.
The palace is a living example of a historical hunting lodge in Spain. Every corner, wall and table is filled with interesting artefacts. Over the years it has hosted everyone from Kings to Prime Ministers.
It boasts 10 large en-suite bedrooms, dining room, lounge and plenty more to explore at your leisure. Service, catering and wines are all exceptional.
LA NAVA – MADRID
La Nava is one of Spain’s most notorious sporting destinations and rightly so. Owned and run by Javier Medem, this 25,000-hectare estate is impossible not to like. With such a wealth of varied topography to choose from the diversity of drives available to teams is exceptional.
In essence, La Nava represents the ultimate in luxury experiences. The lodge is almost beyond 5 star, with infinity pool, 2 lounges, 14 exquisite double bedrooms, tantalising cuisine, extensive wine list and concrete runway for private aircraft. This is certainly not one to miss out on.
LA GOLONDRINAS – MADRID
Located 2 hours west of Madrid, Las Golondrinas is set amongst 17,000 hectares of most beautiful countryside and represents quintessentially the ultimate in traditional Spanish hospitality and shooting. The private accommodation within Las Golondrinas retains many of its original features and the numerous natural river systems provide exceptional topography for the presentation of extremely sporting partridge.
The Estate is owned by Jacobo Bustamante, who is a passionate sportsman. Jacobo and his team have always advertised on a ‘word of mouth’ basis, meaning that the estate remains a true hidden gem that few outside of Spain have ever heard of.
LA FLAMENCA – MADRID
La Flamenca is a 11,000 acre estate which is situated a mere 35 minutes from Madrid. The terrain is excellent, with rolling hills and valleys throughout the estate, allowing La Flamenca to have over 40 different drives.
The cuisine and hospitality at La Flamenca is excellent, no stone is left unturned. The private lodge, which is available for €5,000 per night + IVA, is situated on the estate and boasts 8 luxury suites, outdoor dining area and lounge for guests to relax in. Rest assured, every measure is taken to ensure that guests have a comfortable and enjoyable stay.
LOS MELONARES – SEVILLE
Los Melonares is the most southern of our Spanish estates, situated near the beautiful ancient City of Seville. The 5,000 acre estate is owned by the Madariaga Family – who are one of the most notorious hunting dynasties in Spain.
The estate is beautifully kept and the accommodation in Los Melonares Palace is truly unique. The Palace has a long and fascinating history, the famous Madariaga World Wide Trophy Room is something to behold. As always with our estates, the food and hospitality is of the highest order.
EL RUBIO – MADRID
El Rubio offers clients a traditional Spanish experience in the heart of Castilla La Mancha, which is not only good quality but also excellent value for money. The estate is owned by the charming Mendizabal family. The topography consists of mainly rolling hills, which can produce fast and furious sport. All packages include accommodation in the family home which is extremely comfortable.
Prices start at: €25,275 + IVA per day including 1 night all-inclusive accommodation.
MONTERIA PACKAGES, DUCK SHOOTING AND WALKED-UP SHOOTING
Most of our estates also offer exclusive Monteria packages (Driven big game shooting) and some also offer duck shooting and walked-up shooting over dogs. All three events can be extremely exciting, and can be organised in addition to a partridge shooting package, or on their own.
Please enquire for further details.