Hotel Raimundo de Borgona
This Parador is the site of the former "Piedras Albas" palace
in Avila and backs onto the city walls
The interior has a warm and intimate feel with bright colours and interesting decorative features.
Ample use has been made of granite floors in the larger rooms and the whole building creates a harmonious whole.
The bedrooms are spacious and some have four-poster beds.
The Parador of Avila has a magnificent glazed patio which is ideal for sitting in during the evenings or enjoying the winter sun.
The dining room of the Parador has beautiful views of the garden and
The walls encircling the town built the 12th century and are almost two miles long.
Buildings worth a visit include the cathedral and the fortress together with San Vicente church and the Monasteries of Santa Teresa and Santo Tomas.
An interesting site is the "four posts" which is a cross of stone with four pillars around it. From here there is a splendid view of the city and its walls.
Held during the first weekend of June is the ”Ronda de las Leyendas”. This re-enacts various events that have happened in the city in the past and is performed at the actual sites they happened. The sites include the gate of the Walls, the San Vicente church and the Santa Teresa convent.
During the first weekend of September a Medieval Market is held with
the active participation of most inhabitants. Well worth visiting!.
The Avila Parador has forty six twin bedded rooms, five double bedrooms, six single bedrooms and four suites.
In the rooms there is a television, TV canal plus, telephone, mini bar and safe.
Also for the comfort of your stay there is heating, air conditioning, restaurant and bar, a conference room, currency exchange, lift, satellite television, free wireless internet, garden, garage and parking facilities (without security and limited places).
|All Promotions Offered - Best Available Rates|
|General terms and conditions|
|PROMOTION||OVERVIEW (For more detailed information use the links below)|
|Golden Days||10% discount on accommodation and 30% discount on breakfast for guests aged 55 years or more|
|Young Persons||15% discount on accommodation and 30% discount on breakfast for guests aged between 18 and 30 years old|
|5 Night Card||Discounted rates for 5 nights in a standard room inc. breakfast|
|2 Night Special||15% discount on accommodation and 20% discount on half board for 2 nights stays in the same Parador|
|New Year offer||New Year programme in the Paradores|
Marques Canales de Chozas, 2
Latitude: 40° 39' 28.3674" N (40.65792788268673)
Longitude: 4° 42' 5.148" W (-4.701367914676666)
|Information on Avila|
|Paradors front page||FAQ's|
|Comment posted by Sue and Robbie|
|Terrific hotel-stayed 2 nights. Clean spacious rooms, very quiet. Excellent location and food. Definitely worth the money. Perfect location.|
|Comment posted by Prof Malcolm Jones|
|Excellent hotel, as usual in Paradores, helpful staff who were patient with our Spanish and gave outstanding service. Also a nice city to visit..|
|Comment posted by Tracy Loeffler|
|I stayed two nights in the Avila Parador and was very impressed. The rooms were large and very clean and the staff very helpful. The location was fantastic. I would recommend this Parador to anyone. Thanks.|
|Comment posted by Peter Salisbury|
|We found the Parador easy to find , the room pleasant and the food good but best of all was the attentativeness of the staff together withe the excellent car parking certainly not the most challenging in Spain|
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Luxury Parador hotel in a sixteenth century palace in the walls of Avila.