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Cardona. 08261. Cardona, Barcelona


The Parador is located on a headland, in a fortified 9th c. enclosure in which there is also the 2nd c. Minyona tower and an 11th c. church, representative elements of the Catalan Romanesque of its surroundings. 

Church / Iglesia
Church / Iglesia
Cloisters / Claustro
Church / Iglesia

Its location offers an exceptional panoramic view of the town and of the fertile lands bathed by the river Cardoner. Some bedrooms have the charm of four poster beds. Moats, towers, walls and Gothic elements combine with a decoration in which comfort and Catalan-inspired medieval furniture predominate.
Room / Habitación
Room / Habitación
Room / Habitación

In the dining room, Catalan cuisine offers assortments of forest mushrooms and a variety of sausages, not forgetting 'butifarra con mongetes' (sausage with haricot beans). 

Dining / Restaurante
Function room / Salón de convenciones
Reception / Recepción
Hotel Facilities:
  • Banquet facilities
  • Cocktail bar
  • Conference facilities
  • Currency exchange 
  • Gymnasium
  • Restaurant
  • Safe deposit box
  • Sauna 
Room Facilities:
  • Air conditioning
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Heating 
  • Mini bar
  • Private bathroom / Ensuite
  • Telephone 
How to get there:

Located on a hill opposite the town of Cardona, the Parador is 85 km from Barcelona. The A-18 motorway, leaving Manresa towards Solsona, is the main means of access. From Lleida, take the C-1313 motorway heading towards Seu dUrgell and exit at Solsona. 

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  • Fishing 
  • Golf 
  • Horse riding 
Places to visit:
  • Cardona. Historical Archives, Sal Gema mountain, Old quarter, city walls 
  • Solsona (24 km). Cathedral 
  • Mare de Deu de Queralt Sanctuary. (29 km) 
  • Montserrat (45 km). Monastery and Montserrat Museum 
Typical festivals
  • Cardona 'Fiesta Mayor' second Saturday of September, Cardona 
  • La Patum Corpus, Berga, 31 km. 
  • Carnival February, Solsona, 22 km. 

Distances to nearest paradors

  • Vic-Sau: 96 Km. 
  • Seu d'Urgell, La : 100 Km. 
  • Artíes: 205 Km. 
  • Vielha: 212 Km. 
  • Tortosa: 230 Km. 
  • Aiguablava: 233 Km. 
Additional Information: 
  • Distance to airport:   100 km 
  • Distance to railway station:   32 km 

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