General the countryside where the vineyards of the Rioja wine are located is also popular. The late 13th century romanesque-gothic cathedral is a national monument named after the patron saint,santo domingo. The spa of arnedillo (110 kms) is known for the healing qualities of its water. The winter resort of valdezcarayis only 30 kms. From the Parador. 1208AB
The hotel building was rebuilt in 1595 by Juan de Herrera. It is the perfect place to enjoy agritourism and walks through nature because of its location on the Way of St. James pilgrimage route, its design and its cultural value. There are 47 rooms in total, including 46 double rooms, spread across 2 two-storey buildings. Amenities and services include air conditioning, a lobby, 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe and lift access. A caf�, restaurant, conference facilities, WLAN Internet access and room and laundry services also feature.
The decoration of the Parador is full of contrasts, with reddish copper tones and bluish grays, paintings with religious themes and modern graphic arts. Golf courses are located close by or if you prefer skiing the resort of Valdezcaray is a short drive away. This hotel is the ideal starting point for walking and hiking in the open nature. (AB01/10)