Parador de Alarcón

Medieval arab fortress


Perched majestically atop a rocky promontory, the Parador de Alarcón stands as a testament to history and timeless beauty. This medieval fortress-turned-hotel transports you to a bygone era, where legends and tales come to life amidst its ancient stone walls.

As you pass through the imposing gate, you are greeted by a sense of grandeur and a palpable aura of centuries past. The interior reveals a seamless fusion of historic charm and modern comfort, with elegantly appointed rooms adorned with antique furniture and breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.

Wander through the labyrinthine corridors, trace your fingers along weathered stone arches, and marvel at the stunning panoramic vistas from the tower's battlements. Each nook and cranny holds a story waiting to be discovered, immersing you in the rich tapestry of Alarcón's past.

General Services

General Services
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Bureau de Change
  • Credit Cards
  • Distance to Airport: 132 km.
  • Distance to Port: 175 km.
  • Distance to Train Station: 86 km.
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • No animals allowed
  • Parking (without security, limited places)
  • Restaurant
  • Satellite Dish

  • Double Rooms (double beds): 10
  • Places: 28
  • Telephone in bedrooms
  • Television
  • Twin Rooms: 4


  • Buenache de Alarcón.
  • Ferias (Festivals): 8th September,| Albacete (90 km.)
  • Fiestas del Cristo (Christ Festivals): 15th September.
  • Fiestas patronales (Patron Saint Festivals): San Sebastián. 19th January.
  • Moros y Cristianos (Moors and Christians): 8th January, Valverde de Júcar (40 km.)
  • Semana Santa (Holy Week): Cuenca, a 85 km.


  • Canoe Treks
  • Fishing
  • Horse Routes
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rambling
  • Trekking

Interesting Places

  • Alarcón.
    Plaza de Don Manuel (Don Manuel Square).
  • Cuenca capital (82 km.)
  • Ciudad Encantada (Enchanted City) (119 km.)
  • Cuenca (89 km.)
    Casas Colgadas (cliff edge houses).
    Casco Histórico (Old Town).
  • Wine route.
  • Sisante and San Clemente (30 km.)
  • Roman cities.
    Segóbriva (90 km.)
    Valeria (49 km.)
    Ercáciva (150 km.)
  • Belmonte (75 km.)
  • Embalse de Alarcón (6 km.)
  • Hoces del Río Gabriel Nature Reserve (48 km.)
  • Hoces del Río Júcar Nature Reserve in Alarcón.
  • Cultural trips:
    Murals of San Juan.
    Santa María Alterpiece.
    Temporary art exhibitions in Santo Domingo.
  • Guided tours of Alarcón exploring some of its most symbolic buildings.

Regional Menu

La Alhacena Manchega

Discover the new restaurant space at the Parador de Alarcón. The menu offerings at this dining spot are based on classic examples of Cuenca's cuisine, with a fresh, casual presentation and very affordable prices.

The Parador menu includes a variety of dishes, including artisan Manchego cheeses, morteruelo pâté and Migas del Pastor, shepherd-style fried breadcrumbs.