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16TH C. MONASTERY-HOSPITAL
began around 1515 on this monumental building, which features a Spanish
Plateresque façade. The past makes its appearance in the Cloister, Church, Choir
and Chapterhouse, and the present in the careful renovation-work, combined with
an interior filled with works of art and rooms which gave shelter to pilgrims in
times of old. A night´sstay here is truly a luxury, offering: suites with views
of the cloister, stately rooms, and a restaurant which offers: Cocido Maragato
(stew), frog legs, beef sweetbreads, cured beef and goat meats and mountain
What to eat...
A good `cocido maragato`
The gastronomy of this Parador will satisfy the most exigent people. With some dishes like `cocido maragato` (a stew of chickpeas, meat, bacon, etc.), frog legs, veal meat, cured meats.
HOW TO GET THERE:
The Parador is located in the Plaza de San Marcos, next to the bridge of the same name over the river Bernesga. From Madrid it can be reached along the main N-VI road, after passing Valladolid and Benavente, at 130 and 66 km respectively. From Oviedo (120 km), it is reached by the N-632 or along the A-6 motorway.