Parador de Mérida
AddressAlmendralejo, 58 MeridaSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
You'll be sleeping on the site of a Roman temple in what was once an 18th-century convent, though this isn't Extremadura's finest parador (luxury state-owned hotel). The lounge is a former chapel, which then served as both hospital and prison. The gardens' assembled hunks of Roman, Visigothic and Mudéjar artefacts whizz you through Mérida's architectural history.
Rear-room balconies look onto a quiet garden with fountains.
Our independent authors have visited Parador de Mérida and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Mérida.
Description provided by property
Set in a former convent, dating from the 18th century, the Parador de Mérida provides attractive accommodation. It is within 10 minutes' walk of Mérida's main attractions.
Parador de Mérida boasts a pleasant, traditional-style inner courtyard and beautiful gardens, where you can relax and read a book and keep cool in the midday sun.
Dine in the on-site restaurant with family or friends, where you can enjoy local-style cuisine, without leaving the hotel.
There is a gym in the Mérida, where you can do some exercise. Then you can take a dip in the outdoor swimming pool, or simply lie back in the sun on one of the sun loungers.
Please note that drinks are not included in the Half Board and Full Board rates.
Services & facilities
- Breakfast in the room
- Concierge service
- Games room
- Bikes available (free)
- Designated smoking area
- Non-smoking rooms
- Facilities for disabled guests
- Room service
- Tour desk
- 24-hour front desk
Bureau de Change/ATM
- Currency exchange
- Free WiFi
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