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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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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Jaen has not got too many hotels and although the Parador is a bit off hand and old fashon and need a referbish it is the most beutiful place to see the sun set over the town. If the weather is hot it is even a bit cooler that the town itself. Rooms are clean and the breakfast is very... More

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

Dear Javier b, Parador de Turismo Santa Catalina 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 and we have brought your congratulations up with our staff. Thank you again,... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After getting lost on the narrow twisting streets of Jaen, and struggling to drive in a major rainstorm we finally figured out which long, steep and winding road would bring us to the top of the imposing hill overlooking the town. There we found a warm welcome in this remodeled castle. Our room, named Romantica, was huge. We had a... More

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

Dear Bonnie L, Thank you for all the comments you have provided us and we have brought them up with our staff. We regret the missunderstanding with your Martini. Best regards. More

Colorado
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for all your comments. We have brought your opinions up with our staff. Best wishes. More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Dear guest, Parador de Turismo Santa Catalina 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. Best regards. More

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82 reviews 82 reviews
24 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks 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

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks 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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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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

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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106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

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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86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

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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Additional Information about Parador de Jaen

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*
Number of rooms: 45
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