a night in the gardens of the Alhambra, among fountains, trees and large
arched windows is the exclusive opportunity offered by this Parador, a
former convent built by decision of the Catholic Monarchs. This monumental
ensemble proposes placid walks around the city for the guest, although
the building itself invites you to discover a dreamlike interior, where
Arabic and Christian styles mix.
bedrooms offer exceptional views of the Generalife, the Secano gardens
and the Albaicín, while the classical furniture and numerous portraits
mark the decoration of the interior rooms.
the coffered ceiling of the dining room and the freshness of the summer
terrace 'gazpacho andaluz' (cold tomato soup), 'tortilla de Sacromonte'
(omelet) and 'piononos de Santa Fe' (typical sponge caked soaked in liqueur)
Alhambra, Generalife and Carmen de los Mártires, Cathedral and Royal
Capileira; Alpujarreño Museum, Trévelez, Pitres, Portugos,
Ferreirola, Pampaneira, Bubión
Nevada (37 km) 'Conjunto de las Siete Lagunas' (Seven Lagoons), Pico Mulhacén
(mountain), Ski resort
date varies, Granada
Festival of Music and Dance 20 June 6/8 July, Granada
to nearest paradors
Lumbreras: 202 Km.
to get there:
Alhambra marks the urban setting, full of art and history, in which the
Parador is located. After reaching Granada on the dual carriageway, access
to the Parador is by the ring road, avoiding the city centre, after following
the signs to Motril, Sierra Nevada and Alhambra.
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