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Parador de Monforte de Lemos

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plaza Luis de Gongora y Argote, s/n, 27400 Monforte de Lemos, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Another great historical Parador in Northern Spain. At the top of a hill with staggering 360degree views. A camera doesn't do them justice. This is an old monastery well converted into a modern hotel. It retains old features with modern comfort. Small pool and jacuzzi area too. Dinner choice limited but there is an affiliated restaurant 5-10mins walk down hill... More

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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

This hotel is quite impressive from the outside and the inside is stunning too. There is a car park, which costs 6€ but we chose to park outside, just next to the hotel, which seemed very safe. The reception staff were friendly and recommended somewhere to eat in the town, although the menu here also looked good and very reasonably... More

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

A nice enough Parador with good sized rooms. We ate in the restaurant and it was one of the better Parador meals AND it was hot and served on hot plates - not a common occurrence! Parking was in the open and as it was a long way from the town we didn't use the garage facilities. However, in the... More

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18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We stayed here two nights in a superior room. The room and bathroom were both a nice size, and the bed was comfortable. The only real issue we had was that the A/C was only turned on a few hours during the day, forcing us to open the window at night for cool air. The window looked like it was... More

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London, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

The hotel is situated between an old church and a fortified tower. It claims to be a 17th century monastry but this must have been heavily restored as, apart from the layout of the clositers around the central atrium, it didn't show much signs of age. Don't expect worn flagstones and stone window seats here. That said, its a nicely... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

The Parador de Monforte de Lemos is truly a destination in and of itself! Just loved this luxury hotel in a 9th century monastery!! It has a gorgeous cloister and sitting there having our free wine (something you get at each parador if you become an amigos de paradores which is a free membership) felt just decadent!! Our room was... More

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Los Angeles
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65 reviews 65 reviews
23 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

We stayed at several Paradors along the Camino de Santiago. This, like the others, had stunning public areas, and somewhat monastic private bedrooms. Some of the rooms are named for the former abbots. Our room looked out over the town, and the castle tower, and the forecourt of the parador. It was a great view. The rooms surrounded the old... More

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Miami, Florida, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Miles from anywhere (we drove 400kms from Oviedo) this landmark hotel was superb in every way - with the exception, perhaps, of finding it first time! No doubt lots has been written about the Parado organization and we chose Monforte based on Trip Advisor reports. This beautifully converted monastery sits on top of the only hill for miles. Arrival late... More

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Lancashire, England
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73 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

We stayed here as part of a 3 week road trip around Spain and Portugal and this was our first ever stay in a Parador hotel. Firstly, the building itself was simply incredible, the view of the surrounding landscape from it's elevated position was simply stunning - especially in the morning when the town below was lost in a heavy... More

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Taplow Buckinghamshire
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14 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

If you have never stayed in a Parador you should certainly consider it. This example is one of the best. The 17th Century building is built on the site of a 9th Century Monastery. The building towers above the MUCH less interesting town atop a considerable hill it can be seen from miles around certainly from the nearby N 120.... More

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Address: Plaza Luis de Gongora y Argote, s/n, 27400 Monforte de Lemos, Spain
Location: Spain > Galicia > Lugo Province > Monforte de Lemos
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Hotel Class:4 star — Parador de Monforte de Lemos 4*
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