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Parador Lerma

Hotel Palacio Ducal de Lerma

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Spain - Burgos - Lerma

A Ducal palace overlooking the town of Lerma

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The Parador of Lerma was built in successive phases between 1601 and 1617, on the site of a 15th century castle, according to the plans of architect Francisco de Mora. Cloister at Parador de Lerma - Spain

The castle was originally built as a place of lodging, rest and general enjoyment for King Felipe III by Francisco Gomez de Sandoval y Rojas, the first Duke of Lerma.

The building has a central courtyard surrounded by two columned arcades. The first has 20 Tuscan columns with semi-circular arches while the second has 20 Ionic columns.

The palace has been restored and converted into a Parador for 133 guests.

The Parador's cuisine is centred on typical regional products such as suckling lamb, quail and partridge.

There is hare during hunting season while other typical fare includes the traditional cocido (chickpea stew) of Castile, the hearty 'olla podrida' stew and medieval style lentils.

Restaurant at Lerma Parador

For dessert, try the 'Emes' cookies, San Blas roscas, the mostachones cookies, or the wide variety of cakes and sweets made by the nuns of the order of St. Clare in the city's convent.

22 kms away from Lerma is Covarrubias, Worth visiting are the collegiate Church of San Cosme y San Damián (15th century), the Church of Santo Tomás (12th c.), and the squares of Dona Urraca and Dona Sancha.

A little further is the 18th -century Monastery of Santo Domingo de Silos, where you can hear the Gregorian chants sung by the monastery's monks. The nearby gorge of La Yecla is also worth the visit.

August is the month when everything happens in the region. The Baroque festival features, among other things, a two organ concert at the Collegiate church performed on instruments dating from the year 1615.

Bedroom in Parador of Lerma - Spain
As part of this festival, there is a 17th century theatrical performance in the Plaza Mayor, as well as related conferences and exhibitions. Other local medieval celebrations take place throughout the month.

The Parador Lerma has thirty six twin bedrooms, twenty three double bedrooms, two suites, one duplex, seven single bedrooms and one easy access bedroom. All bedrooms have television, in-room safe, minibar.

There is also a garage, bar, restaurant, currency exchange, lift, piped music, gift shop, telephone, internet access in communal areas, heating and air conditioning.

The 18 hole Lerma golf course is only 5 kilometres from the Lerma Parador.

From 1 to 10 September the town of Lerma holds its local festival. This includes fairground rides, music and much merriment which can be heard in the immediate vicinity of the Parador. During this period the Parador cannot guarantee the usual peace and quiet.

Distance from the nearest airport is approximately 200 kms, train station is 36 kms away and the nearest port is 185 kms away.

Pets are not allowed.
 

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RACK RATES
2014
Rates in Euros
Standard Superior Double w/ living room Duplex Suite
Jan and Feb
Nov and Dec
176220352352528
March to October188235376376564
Breakfast 18 per person per day                 Lunch or Dinner 34 per person per day

Rates are per day, per room, for 1 or 2 persons and include tax
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Directions
Parador Lerma
Plaza Mayor, 1
09340 Lerma, Burgos
Latitude: 42° 1' 33.924" N (42.02602503159178)
Longitude: 3° 45' 19.4754" W (-3.7555646896362304)
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Comment posted by mrs Alison Smith
2014-10-16 08:01:11
We stayed at the Parador in Lerma, early August 2014. It was our second visit to this parador after a gap of several years. Our visit coincided with a local festival, but we were able to find our way to the underground car park! The reception mentioned that we may find it noisy and would we prefer to be moved to a quieter room as there would be fireworks. We accepted the room they suggested BUT it overlooked the square! the room was amazing with a balcony onto the square and yes the fireworks did wake us but I would not have missed the experience for the world. It was a priviledge to be able to watch this festival in our pyjamas on a balcony. Thankyou Lerma. we will be back.
Comment posted by sue bysouth
2013-10-14 16:17:01
this is about the 6th time we have stayed here, and reslly after staying and many Paradors this is the one other than Zafra we shall always come back to.... lovely location, excellent rooms ( altho beginning to be a bit shabby ) great staff I cant praise it highly enough
Comment posted by Olga Pieterse
2013-08-05 17:13:03
Een prachtige parador. Mooi gelegen. De zon was aangestoken. Ons hele verblijf was een feest. De receptie, personeel, mooie kamer (schoon) met uitzicht over de plaza, ontbijt, kortom alles 5 sterren. Alleen moet de kok weer terug naar school! Dit was de eerste keer voor ons in deze parador maar zeker niet de laatste.
Comment posted by Leonard Bradley
2013-08-04 09:28:24
14th June 2013 We stayed at the Parador Lerma on our way to the ferry at Santander. The Parador is very impressive and our room was very good except that we had to pay extra to get free parking. As my wife is oxygen dependent and we have to plan our journeys with regard to mains electricity for battery charging for her portable oxygen concentrator I arranged with reception to stay in the hotel lounge area and to have lunch in the cafeteria at 1pm before leaving for Santander. This would give us sufficient battery power (about 5 hours) to get to our cabin on board. When we came down for breakfast the next morning the whole lounge area had been set for a wedding so we were not able to sit there until 1pm as arranged neither was the cafeteria going to be open for lunch. Consequently we had to leave 3 hours sooner than we wished. This caused great anxiety to us and I will certainly avoid Paradores in future.
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Parador hotel of Lerma is in a ducal palace overlooking the town of Lerma.



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