The parador Aiguablava in Begur, single parador on Costa Brava, located on a rocky outcrops overhangs the sea and offers to the visitor an impressive panorama. The hotel is close to a small very well protected beach, ideal for the families. Here, the customer can rent a room seasight, terrace and perfectly equipped with jacuzzi bathroom. The restaurant proposes the traditional Catalan cuisine with fish and seafood, which one finds in this part of Costa Brava. Address: Platja D' Aiguablava 17255 Begur Girona. Tel.: 00 34 972622162.
The parador Arties, located in the Catalan Pyrenees and close to the winter sports resorts of the province of Lleida, is perfectly appropriate for skiers and people fond of mountain. The restaurant proposes meals inspired by the mountain, in particular game and trout specialities. Address: Ctra. Baqueira Beret 25599 Artíes, Lleida. Tel: 00 34 973640801.
Near Barcelona, the parador Cardona is an imposing medieval castle built in the 9th century on a rocky outcrop. Its high position offers a panoramic sight on the city and the surrounding countryside. The decoration of the rooms and suites wanted to preserve this historical heritage while offering a high comfort level. Under the vaults of the restaurant, you will enjoy specialities of pork-butchery and braised sheep. Address: Manor house of Cardona, s/n 08261 Cardona, Barcelona. Tel.: 00 34 938691275.
The parador Seu d'Urgel is installed in the walls of an old cloister of the Renaissance. This establishment has of an interior swimming pool, a sauna and a sports hall. If the building is old, the decoration of the rooms is for its part, resolutely modern and this contrast adds to the charm of the hotel. In winter, the holiday makers can practice the cross-country skiing in Sant Joan de L´Em or go to the winter sports resorts of the Principality of Andorra which is 10 kilometers far from the town. Address: C Sant Domenec, 6 25700 Seu D' Urgell, Lleida. Tel.: 00 34 973352000.
The parador Tortosa is installed in the walls of a medieval castle built under the reign of Abderraman III. The very beautiful hotel rooms have a broad range of services. In summer, the customers have access to the solarium and the the very pleasant designed swimming pool. During their stay in Tortosa, the holiday makers can visit the delta of Ebre, go to the amusement park of Port Aventura, spend one day on the beach in Salou or Cambrils, or attend the local festivals (fair of Spring at at the end of April, festivals of the Renaissance in July or local festival in September). The restaurant proposes very tasty specialities of bouillabaisse and eels. Address: Castillo de la Zuda, s/n 43500 Tortosa, Tarragona. Tel.: 00 34 977444450.
The parador Vic Sau is a traditional Catalan construction which overhangs the lake of sau. The decoration of the rooms is simple and elegant, just as the common rooms. In summer, the customers have a swimming pool. The restaurant serves a traditional cuisine from Catalonia. The circuit from Costa Brava to the Valley of Aran, which crosses Western Catalonia is proposed to the visitors who would like to discover the area. Address: Paraje el Bac of Sau 08500 Vic, Barcelona. Tel.: 00 34 938122323.
The parador Vielha is a modern building which overhangs the valley of Aran. The furniture of the rooms is resolutely contemporary, just like the decoration. In this hotel, very convenient for a stay in family, the children have a park and an adventure playgrounds. The swimming pool is open in summer. The customers have access to the spa of the establishment to benefit from face and body cares, massage, mud baths and physical-activities. Address: Ctra. de Túnel, s/n 25530 Vielha, Lleida. Tel.: 00 34 973640100.
In Costa Brava wich has a strong hotel infrastructure, the holiday makers during a stay in a hotel in Cadaques, will discover this typical catalan village where lived Salvador Dali.