WHAT WE LIKE MOST ABOUT THIS GETAWAY
- Learn the history behind the Kingdom of Asturias
- The opportunity to discover the Covadonga Lakes and the sanctuary
- Unforgettable Asturian meal with local products
- Discovering the Romanesque-style Monastery
About the hotel
The Parador de Cangas de Onís is a unique site in Asturias. It is located at the river bank, making it an ideal place to relax with the tranquil sound of water flowing. Wandering inside the hotel you will find different rooms while discovering the architecture of the old building and enjoying the facilities of the Parador. The bright and comfortable rooms make the visitor feel just like at home.
Enjoy the hotel garden and the stunning views of Picos de Europa, one of the most impressive mountain ranges in Spain.
Enjoy the best meal in Cangas de Onís with this included Parador dinner. You will enjoy: Fabada - a typical white beans stew with chorizo, Pitu de Caleya - a famous variety of roaster cooked in a traditional way and rice-pudding - the most typical desert in Asturias. These are just a few examples of the food that you will find in the region.
3-Course meal to choose a starter, a main dish and a desert (drinks not included).
Foodie Getaway at PARADOR of CANGAS de ONÍS. What to do?
A getaway in Cangas de Onís means multitude of activities related to: history, gastronomy, culture and nature. Starting with the historic activities, this Parador Hotel is one of the buildings which has the most history to it as it was formerly the monastery of San Pedro de Villanueva. This Romanesque-style monastery belonged to the Order of Saint Benedict and is a fine example of the remaining Asturian-Romanesque architecture. It was built by Alfonso I, the son-in-law of Don Pelayo, as a church, and eventually became a monastery centuries after. We recommend a visit to the church.
The most picturesque place in Cangas is probably the Roman Bridge, however is not actually a “Roman”; it is worthy to visit anyway. It called the Roman Bridge because Romans used it to cross the Sella River. Closeby you will find the Sanctuary of Covadonga with a basilica and the Holy Cave where a Hermitage is located. This place is full of pilgrims who pray to Covadonga’s Madonna. Covadonga is where Pelayo won the battle against the Muslim troops and the Asturian Kingdom was created.
Moreover, visiting Cabrales you will have the chance to learn and try the most famous cheese in Asturias - Cabrales cheese; a blue cheese which is spicy and strong, nevertheless tasty.
In addition to everything previously mentioned, the list of splendid things you can do on this getaway at the Parador in Cangas de Onís is never-ending.
Fooidie getaway at Parador Cangas de Onís in Picos de Europa
A fantastic getaway at the Parador de Cangas de Onis (full-board accommodation), once the old monastery of Villanueva de Cangas and today a 4* hotel. Cangas de Onís is probably one of the most important places in Spanish history because it is where, during the Middle Age, the first Kingdom of the Reconquista was formed (Kingdom of Asturias). The monastery was declared a national monument at the beginning of the 20th century, and now as a Parador it offers the history of Asturias inside its walls and the best comfort
Don Pelayo was crowned the first King of Asturias in the VIII Century after the Battle of Covadonga against the Muslims. This experience allows you to discover one of the most charming areas in Spain. Cangas de Onís has been occupied by the Romans, Celts, Muslims and Christians, nevertheless not everything is about history; gastronomy is one of the main highlights of this getaway. Asturias is well-known for its local food and products which you will be able to try.
- 1,2 or 3 nights accommodation in standard double room
- Breakfast buffet
- Lunch/dinner in Parador
- Free WIFI
- Check-in from 14.00
- Check-out until 12.00 (noon)
- Price shown includes taxes
- Rates Refundable (see cancellation policy)
- Any service not listed in the "included" section.
Reservation, payment and cancellation fees
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Changes and modifications
In the case of any change in the date of your getaway, the first modification is free. For the second change you will encounter a cost of € 3 and if there is a third, it will be € 5.
Changes cannot be made to the cancellation policy.
You can cancel your reservation with a single charge of € 3 with up to 72 hours in advance of the day of the service contracted. In case of cancellation within this time or in case of no-show, 100% of the amount for the first night will be charged.
WHAT WE LIKE MOST ABOUT THIS GETAWAY