Parador de Plasencia ****
Pza. San Vicente Ferrer, s/n
10600 - Plasencia (Caceres)
Spain

Caceres Province


The Parador is the former Convent of Santo Domingo, founded by the Zúñiga family in the middle of the 15th century, built in gothic style both inside and out.

With its marvellous location at the very heart of the historical quarter of Plasencia, it is the ideal point from which to discover the architectural delights of this unique city, as well as the marvellous surrounding country side.

Typical festivals

* June fair Plasencia, At the beginning of the month
* 'Martes Mayor' Plasencia, the first Tuesday of August
* Procession and Festivities of la Virgen del Puerto Plasencia, first Sunday after Easter Sunday
* Fair of the Cherry-tree in flower El Jerte Valley.

Visits

* Plasencia. Old quarter and various sights, Cathedral (13th-14th century), Palace of the Marquis of Mirabel, Stately Homes (De las Infantas, Palacio Monroy, Casa del Deán, etc). City Walls, Gates and Bridges
* Cáceres (85 km). Old quarter and numerous sights
* Trujillo (80 km). Castle, old quarter and sights
* El Jerte Valley, Monfragüe Natural Park, La Vera, Las Hurdes, marvellous natural landcapes

What to eat...

'Migas extremeñas'
Enjoy the exquisite gastronomy from Extremadura: potatoes soup, partridge stew, roasted lamb with honey, Vera figs in syrup, and above all, 'migas' (fried breadcrumbs).

Hotel Facilities:

Banquet facilities
Cocktail bar
Concierge
Conference facilities
Currency exchange
Laundry facilities
Lift
Outdoor swimming pool
Parking facilities
Parking facilities (at cost)
Reception
Restaurant
Room service
Safe deposit box

Room Facilities:

Air conditioning
Cable / Satellite TV
Hairdryer
Heating
Iron and ironing board
Mini bar
Private bathroom / Ensuite
Telephone
Television

Additional Information: 255 kms to the nearest airport (madrid)
1 km to the nearest station (plasencia)

 

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