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Accommodation, Paradores

The Parador de Cruz de Tejeda

Have you ever dreamed of living in a castle or an ancient building experiencing its historical spirit in a most magnificent place? Discover this unique accomodation.

Spanish Paradores are hotels for luxury accommodation in Castles, Palaces, Fortresses, Convents, Monasteries and other historic buildings. The Parador de Cruz de Tejeda is the only Parador on the island, offering an amazing stay in the middle of the mountains!


The 4 star hotel lies in Cruz de Tejeda, 1,560 m above sea level  in a mountainous area overlooking Roque Nublo and 35 km away from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. The hotel is located in the heart of the island, at the crossroads of old royal trails –which are still being used by numerous hikers.


The terrace is the perfect place to enjoy incredible views, as well as those of the Roque Nublo (a 1,700-metre-high rock), Fraile and Bentayga hills. The Parador has 43 rooms, most of them with views of the large crater or caldera formed by volcanic activity and carved by water.


With its magnificent views to the mountains and the ocean cliffs the new Parador is the ideal place to escape from the noisy city life and enjoy the peace of nature and luxurious services at the same time.


The hotel offers: An outdoor bar, El Mirador, a self-service cafeteria, an interior lounge featuring two magnificent fireplaces, and a spa with a swimming pool that almost reaches the border of the nearby pine forest. A typical canarian cuisine in a hotel’s restaurant.

Prices: starting at 90 euros/room.

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