WHAT WE LIKE MOST ABOUT THIS GETAWAY
- Stay in a hotel of high historical and artistic value.
- Enjoy nature and history sleeping in a castle
- The gastronomic wealth of the Cardona region
ABOUT THE HOTEL
The Parador de Cardona is located in one of the most beautiful and well-known castles in Catalonia. Moat, walls, towers or Gothic arches give form to this emblematic hotel in the province of Barcelona. Its Romanesque and Gothic elements have stood the test of time, highlighting that the building has been declared Bien de Interés Cultural, another excuse to visit and stay in this incredible castle and hotel.
The hotel rooms are spacious and bright, highlighting the good views they have thanks to the location of the hotel. Waking up every morning contemplating the Cardener Valley and the Salt Valley, with the Montserrat and Montseny mountains in the background, is priceless. In addition, the rooms are decorated as in the time, making the stay much more authentic.
You cannot miss the gastronomic menu of the Parador de Cardona, based on products from the Catalan region. The restaurant is directed by Chef César Alós Abilla and the kitchen opening hours:
- Breakfast 8:00am – 11:00am
- Lunch 1:15pm – 3:45pm
- Dinner 8:15pm – 10:45pm
GETAWAY IN CARDONA: THINGS TO DO
Cardona is one of the most historic points of the province of Barcelona. Its splendid past has allowed that the town still conserves several historical monuments that attract every day to hundreds of tourists. The most important of all is the castle, located in the upper part of the town. From the castle the views are privileged, being able to contemplate a beautiful panoramic of Cardona and all its valley. However, with this getaway you will be able to discover all its secrets at first-hand, because this castle is the Parador de Turismo in which you will stay in your visit to this town in the province of Barcelona.
On the other hand, it is also interesting to visit the Collegiate Church of San Vicente, which is one of the jewels of Catalan Romanesque. In addition, the historic centre of Cardona, which has been declared a Site of Cultural Interest, is a must. Here you can discover the medieval part of this town, which is inhabited since the 9th century, when a small neighbourhood began to emerge at the foot of the hill where today the castle is. The splendour of Cardona was due to the constant crossing of roads and commercial exchange, thanks to the proximity to France and the Pyrenees.
Near Cardona you have to visit the Natural Park of the Salt Mountain. It was one of the main reserves of potassium salt in the world, although at the moment it is a centre of interpretation in which the importance of salt is explained, the geological wealth of the region and the use that society has made over the centuries of this reserve. However, in the Cardener Valley there are also another things you can do in the surroundings of the Parador, as well as getting close to some wineries or to Barcelona.
Gastronomic Getaway in Parador de Cardona
Includes: Accommodation at the Parador de Cardona 4* in half board (breakfast and dinner). It is a getaway to the past, because of the fact that this exclusive hotel is based on the medieval castle of the village, which is considered one of the most spectacular of Catalonia. Cardona breathes history in each corner of its narrow alley, but also nature, because the city is located in the Cardener Valley and the Salt, being very close to the Cultural Park of the Salt Mountain. It is a unique getaway that you should not miss
To bet on Paradores is to bet on the best. Parador de Cardona is located in a medieval fortress whose historical origins date back to the 9th century. This hotel was chosen as one of the 10 most spectacular castle hotels in Europe, so you will be in a privileged place. Located on a hill, from its rooms a unique view of the Cardener valley is contemplated. Gastronomy is also a strong point of the Parador de Cardona, highlighting the Catalan delights that includes its gastronomic menu.
- 1, 2 or 3 nights accommodation in a double room at Parador de Ronda 4*
- Breakfast buffet
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free parking
- Check-in time: starting at 14:00
- Check-out time: until 12:00
- Lunch at the hotel
- Transportation to the hotel
- Any item not specified above
BOOKING, PAYMENT, AND CANCELLATION
You can make your reservation by selecting an available date from the calendar. Then select the number of people. To proceed to the payment page click "BOOK NOW".
Payment with American Express
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Cancellations can be made up to 48 hours before 12:00 on the date of the first night with a one-time cancellation fee of 3€ deducted for administrative purposes. In the event of cancellation within the 48-hour time frame, no refund will be issued.
In case you would need to change the date of your reservation, the first change is free, a second change has a cost of 3 Euros, and a third change has a cost of 5 Euros.
Changes are not possible within the cancellation policy.
WHAT WE LIKE MOST ABOUT THIS GETAWAY