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Pza. del Santo, 3. 26250. Sto. Domingo de la Calzada , La Rioja
Parador de Santo Domingo de la Calzada, La Rioja, Spain

The Parador occupies a 12th c. former hospital, next to the cathedral, built by Saint Dominic to give shelter to the pilgrims on the Road to Santiago. In a regal and elegant style, it has majestic living rooms and a lobby with Gothic arches and wooden coffered ceilings. 

Communal area
Communal area
Communal Area
Communal Area
Wine Cellar

Noble materials and bright colours - blues and whites - lead to comfortable bedrooms, decorated with exquisite taste; some have four poster beds. A warm, harmonious and balanced environment, also suitable for social functions and meetings. 
Guest room / Habitacion
Guest room / Habitacion
Guest room / Habitacion

In the restaurant, the Piquillo peppers are the best choice here, especially if they are stuffed. The vegetable soup reminds us of the many orchards in the region. Of course, everything accompanied by the superb Rioja wines. 

Dining / Restaurante
Dining / Restaurante
Hotel Facilities:
  • Banquet facilities
  • Cocktail bar
  • Conference facilities
  • Currency exchange
  • Disabled facilities 
  • Gymnasium
  • Parking facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Safe deposit box
  • Sauna 
Room Facilities:
  • Air conditioning
  • Cable / Satellite TV
  • Mini bar 
  • Private bathroom / Ensuite
  • Telephone 
Additional Information: 
  • Distance to airport:   90 km 
  • Distance to railway station:   0.5 km.
Distances to nearest paradors
  • Argómaniz: 75 Km. 
  • Calahorra: 95 Km. 
  • Lerma: 104 Km. 
  • Olite: 130 Km. 
  • Soria: 151 Km. 
  • Limpias: 156 Km. 
  • Sos del Rey Católico: 192 Km.
  • Golf 
  • Skiing 
  • Trekking
Places to visit:
  • Santo Domingo de la Calzada. Cathedral. Cistercian Monastery, Pilgrims Hostal 
  • San Millán de la Cogolla (Birthplace of the Castilian language) (20 km). Wine Routes, Monasteries Route, Cañas, Briones, Tricio 
  • Vineyards of Haro (14 km) 
  • La Guardia, Nájera and Ezcaray 
Typical festivals
  • Procesión de las Doncellas (Procession) 11 May, Santo Domingo 
  • Danza de los zancos (Dance) 22 July, Anguiano, 40 km. 
  • Procesión del Santo (Procession) 12 Mayo, Santo Domingo 
How to get there:

The Parador can be found in the old quarter of the town, in the Plaza del Santo, next to the cathedral. Santo Domingo de la Calzada is 46 km from Logroño and 68 km from Burgos along the N-120, and 18 km from Haro, with a junction for the A-68 motorway to Zaragoza and Bilbao/Bilbo. 

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