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Parador de Jaen

4.0 of 5 Castle   |   Castillo De Santa Catalina, 23001 Jaen, Spain
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Ranked #1 of 10 Specialty Lodging in Jaen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We (my wife and I) recently stayed two evenings at the Parador de Jaen. This was a spur of the moment stop, as we were unfamiliar with the Parador chain before arriving in Spain. Coming from Sevilla, we spent the day in Cordoba before traveling via train to Jaen (taxi to/from the hotel ranges from 9-11 euro) and the next... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Parador chain has multiple old and renovated castles in Spain. The setting is wonderful- the winding road takes you up to the top of the hill in Jaen and gives an outstanding view of the countryside. The parking- is free! Something difficult to find in Spanish and French towns. The setting was wonderful and the building is under ongoing... More

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The Netherlands
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64 reviews 64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

During our trip through Andalusie we wanted to stay once in a Parador hotel, this one seemd excellent. The hotel is located on the top of a hill in a nature reserve. The view from our room into the valley was superb, we sat on our balcony in the sun reading a book and enjoying the scenary. Because it is... More

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Jorge C, Director de Recepción at Parador de Jaen, responded to this review

Dear Guest Many thanks for your comments,we are proud that your stay had been as wonderful as expected Best regards More

Galway, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to spend a night in a medieval castle and this parador fit the bill. We felt like we had traveled back in time to the 18th-century as we explored the rooms and corridors. Thick stone walls, carved shuttered windows, high, arched ceilings, wooden beams and beautiful, tiled floors throughout. The decor reflects the history of the castle, using... More

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Jorge C, Director de Recepción at Parador de Jaen, responded to this review

Dear Customer Thank you for your feedback and hope that on your next visit you would find the restaurant service level as expected Best regards More

Leicester
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This parador has fabulous views of the mountains, the countryside and the city of Jaen.The view of the cathedral from the cross viewpoint is stunning especially at sunrise and sunset. The room was very comfortable and a good size.The hotel is full of historical charm and character. The food was of good quality and having vegetarian options was a bonus.... More

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Jorge C, Director de Recepción at Parador de Jaen, responded to this review

Dear Guest We thank all the comments you could provide us and we have brought your congratulations up with our staff. Best regards More

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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped to eat at this place not only to enjoy the view but expecting to have a "parador" type of meal, which is expensive but very high quality in the ingredients and flavour. The bill did not disappointed as we paid 85 euros for 2 meals without desert and 2 glasses of wine. The main course was horrible! The... More

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Bergen
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205 reviews 205 reviews
92 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the balcony you have a magnificent view of the mountains around Jaen. And from the area just outside you can view the Jaen Cathedral. We really enjoyed the pool and to dine in the grand dining room was very atmospheric. The town of Jean itself isn't very interesting, but you should stay here a couple of nights, just because... More

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Huddersfield
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176 reviews 176 reviews
31 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Romantico being the room at the top of the tower that can be seen from the pool and garden area and has a balcony with 'pet' bat that provides a further 270 degree vista of the countryside, well sized bathroom and four poster bed! Would have included a picture but (as usual) we forgot to hide our luggage so we... More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed one night in the Parador with our two children (ages 12 and 6). What an amazing experience! The views are out of this world. Our kids loved exploring the castle. They also loved the pool, as did I. It's huge and the views from poolside are stunning. Other reviewers have described the rooms as "tired," but I found... More

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Jorge C, Director de Recepción at Parador de Jaen, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Paradores de Turismo wishes that your stay has been as suitable as possible. Therefore welcome all your comments so that we can anticipate your needs. We have wanted to satisfy all your expectative, we thank all the comments you could provide us. Many thanks and kindly regards More

SF Bay Area
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165 reviews 165 reviews
29 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Although the hotel is not strictly speaking all that old, it has been built in a style to match the castle next door ... and I loved that! The common areas had that medieval, gothic look to them with tapestries on the walls and suits of armor in the lounge. Yes, the rooms are bit tired and I could only... More

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Dear Sir, Paradores de Turismo wishes that your stay has been as suitable as possible. Therefore welcome all your comments so that we can anticipate your needs. We have wanted to satisfy all your expectative, we thank all the comments you could provide us. Many thanks and kindly regards More

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Address: Castillo De Santa Catalina, 23001 Jaen, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Jaen > Jaen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Parador de Jaen 4*
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