Just on the edge of the old town, the Parador Santo Domingo Bernado de Fresneda occupies a former convent and pilgrim hostel. With its divine beds and opulent rooms, it's now a pretty luxurious place to stay.
This historic hotel is housed in the former San Francisco Convent, in Santo Domingo de la Calzada. Located on the Camino de Santiago Pilgrimage Route, this restored property features impressive architecture. Parador de Sto. Domingo Bernardo de Fresneda is into 3 sections: the church, the workshop-museum and the hotel area. All rooms feature a TV, a minibar and a private bathroom. The restaurant is located in the Parador de Santo Domingo, 400 metres away. It serves traditional dishes from La Rioja, and the wine list features many good local wines. Breakfast is also served here. The countryside around the hotel is great for hiking, and you can play golf nearby. Valdezcaray Ski Resort is 13 km away.