Definition of parador in English:


Syllabification: pa·ra·dor
Pronunciation: /ˈparəˌdôr

noun (plural paradors or paradores /ˌparəˈdôres/)

  • A hotel in Spain owned and administered by the Spanish government.
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    • Converted castles, mansions and monasteries are among the 85 paradores - or top-class hotels - run by the Spanish government.
    • When it comes to a luxurious stay in a former castle or palace, Spain's state-run paradors are excellent value.
    • Spain's government-owned paradors provide a guarantee of quality at reasonable prices.


Spanish, literally 'stopping place'.

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