The recent past of this 17th/18th Century ancestral mansion is closely linked to the arts and literature. The main door leads to bright, welcoming common rooms with wooden floors and ornamental, traditional-style furniture and décor. The air-conditioned hotel offers 28 rooms in total and offers a lobby with 24-hour reception, a hotel safe, currency exchange facility and lift access. A café, bar, restaurant, TV room and Internet access all feature. Room and laundry services are also offered. Parking facilities are available to guests arriving by car.
The hotel is located in the heart of Santillana del Mar, a small Cantabrian town whose origins date back to the 8th Century. Altamira Museum and Santillana Zoo can both be found just a 15-minute walk away.
Rooms come with large windows and balconies overlooking the garden, creating an idyllic rural setting. An en suite bathroom, hairdryer, direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, Internet access, minibar and a double bed come as standard. The rooms also offer individually adjustable air conditioning, central heating and a safe deposit box.
The dining room offers guests a wide variety of dishes prepared using local produce. Some of most representative dishes are the highland and Liébana stews "cocido montañés", hake, and typical desserts such as "sobao" and "quesada pasiega".
The following are all accepted as forms of payment: American Express, Diners Club, E-Card, JCB, MasterCard and VISA.
The town is very small, only 3 streets, an the Parador is in the main square, int the center. The access is restinged to the cars, but guests can do it.
The town is quite small and has only 3 streets, with the hotel located in the centre on the main square. There is restricted access for cars in the town, but this should not be a problem for guests as parking is available at the hotel (subject to reservation).
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV