Parador de Hondarribia

10th century castle situated on the Bidasioa Estuary


Nestled within the medieval walls of the charming coastal town of Hondarribia, the Parador de Hondarribia beckons travelers to experience a captivating blend of history, culture, and seaside splendor. This enchanting retreat, housed in a 10th-century castle, offers a truly unique and immersive journey through time.

From the moment you step into the Parador de Hondarribia, you are transported to a world of medieval grandeur. The castle's stone walls, turrets, and fortified architecture evoke a sense of awe and wonder. Inside, elegant interiors await, adorned with antique furnishings, noble tapestries, and ornate details that pay homage to its regal past.

Each carefully designed guest room provides a haven of comfort and sophistication, showcasing panoramic views of the picturesque town, the sparkling waters of the Bay of Biscay, or the lush surrounding unforgettable escape that lingers in your memory.

General Services

General Services
  • Bar
  • Bureau de Change
  • Conference suites and meetings
  • Credit Cards
  • Distance to Airport: 1 km.
  • Distance to Port: 13 km.
  • Distance to Train Station: 3 km.
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • No animals allowed
  • Parking (without security, limited places)
  • Piped Music
  • Satellite Dish
  • Shop
  • Canal plus
  • Double Rooms (double beds): 3
  • Easy access rooms: 1
  • Minibar
  • Places: 64 Safety Deposit Box
  • Single Rooms: 4
  • Telephone in bedrooms
  • Television
  • Twin Rooms: 28


  • Alarde (show): 8 September, Hondarribia.
  • St. Peter's day: procession for fishermen, 29th June. Hondarribia.
  • St. James' day: día de la Kutxa, 25th July. Hondarribia.
  • Film festival: September, San Sebastián/Donostia, 18 km.
  • St. John's Eve: 23rd June. Hondarribia.
  • Big Week: from 14th September, San Sebastián/Donostia, 18 km.


  • Boat Fishing
  • Boat Trips
  • Boat Trips
  • Boat Trips
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Horse Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Riding
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sea Fishing
  • Windsurfing
  • 4x4 Vehicles

Interesting Places

  • Hondarribia.
    Parish church of Nuestra Señora de la Asunción y del Manzano.
    Gothic XV-XVI.
    City walls.
    Puerta de Santa María.
    Ancient fortress.
    Calle Mayor y Plaza de Guipúzcoa.
    Stately homes.
    Barrio de la Marina (Typical sailor district).
    Santuario de Guadalupe and its spring.
    San Telmo castle.
  •  Bajo Bidasoa (19 km.)
    Monte de Jaizquíbel.
    Isla de los Faisanes.
    Castillo de Abaddie.
  • French Basque country (15 km.)
  • Saint Jean de Luz.
  • Biarritz.
  • Bayonne.
    San Sebastián/Donostia (20 km.)
    Pasaia Donibane (8 km.)

Regional Menu

The Parador does not have a restaurant, however there are excellent places to eat locally (ask in the Parador). A buffet breakfast is included in the price of the room for guests staying at the Parador.