Parador de Ciudad Rodrigo ****
Pza. Castillo 1
37500 Ciudad Rodrigo
Salamanca
Spain

Salamanca Province

14TH CENTURY CASTLE

Rising up on a cleft on the fertile plain of the river Águeda and covered with ivy, this castle has a keep which is an unsurpassable observatory for contemplating the landscapes of the Campo Charro.

It is an ideal enclave to discover the beauty of a splendid natural setting and to admire the rich monumental heritage of Ciudad Rodrigo. After passing through its well cared-for garden, inside detailed period aspects stand out, Castilian furniture, a splendid courtyard and cheerful bedrooms, some with exceptional views. The stone arcades of the dining room inspire admiration, as does the typical Salamanca cooking, which includes a local sausage, the 'farinato', delicious roasts and Iberian hams.

Rooms
The property has comfortable guestrooms that are equipped with a host of modern amenities.
What to eat...

The typical Salamanca cookery The typical dishes of Salamanca gastronomy like sausages, 'farinato', tasty roasts and hams, will suit you very well.

Typical festivals

* Carnavales del Toro date varies, Ciudad Rodrigo
* La Charrada Festival Saturday or Sunday of the Resurrection, Ciudad Rodrigo

Visits

* Ciudad Rodrigo. Monumental historical ensemble. Cathedral, Plaza Mayor
* La Alberca, Peña de Francia, Las Batuecas, Miranda de Castañar (between 50 and 80 Km)
* Almeida, Arribes del Duero (some 100 km)
* Salamanca (88 km). Museums and monuments

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