Hotels in Caceres

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One of the country's most picturesque cities, Cáceres‎ is a beautiful mix of medieval cobblestone streets, ancient plazas and decadent palaces which are home to a plenitude of delightful bars and restaurants. The city itself is nestled between open parkland which is home to an extraordinary wealth of wildlife which you can explore on day trips.

Choose from a number of different hotel options in Cáceres‎, including magical medieval properties and more modern fare.

Neighbourhoods of Cáceres‎

Cáceres has several neighbourhoods to explore‎:

  • Old TownThe heart of the city is a UNESCO recognised heritage site with a wealth of historic buildings dating back over centuries. It includes the ancient city walls within which you'd be hard-pressed to find any outward signs of modernity.
  • Centro : The modern city centre is a great place to stay. You'll find plenty of dining, shopping and entertainment services here, as well as the pretty parks Paseo de Cánovas and Príncipe Park.
  • Mejostilla: This peripheral neighbourhood is mostly residential and is among the cheapest areas to stay in.
  • Aguas Vivas - La Zambomba: This historic district just northwest of the city walls is home to a number of landmarks like the Plaza de Toros de Cáceres.

What to see and do in Cáceres‎

Cáceres is a history lover's dream with a plenitude of ancient sites and artefacts. Most of these are found within the old city walls, including Torre de Bujaco, Torre de las Cigüeñas and Plaza de Santa María. There are a number of excellent museums to explore as well, including the 16th-century Museo de Cáceres, the 12th-century Museo Arabe and a number of open palaces like Palacio de los Golfines de Abajo, Palacio de la Diputación, Palacio De Moctezuma Caceres and Palacio de Carvajal. Once you've explored this magical medieval centre, why not explore the bustling city centre south of the walls. Here, you'll find modern arts hubs like the Centro de Artes Visuales Fundación Helga de Alvear.

What to eat in Cáceres‎

Cáceres is renowned for its local produce, including jamon, cheese and olive oil. For cheese, Torta del Casar, Queso Ibores and La retorta mini are all beloved items found in most delis and markets. Some standout dishes you'll find around town include migas, a delicious fried dish of bacon, garlic, peppers and breadcrumbs, and lamb caldereta, a rich lamb dish with smoky paprika. Tapas is also big here, best explored in the old town with a bottle of local red wine. For breakfast, churros and porras are popular.

Typical events and festivals in Cáceres‎

You'll find a wide variety of festivities that take place throughout the year in Cáceres. From Los Santos Mártires (the holy martyrs) in January to Navidad (Christmas) celebrations in December, there's almost always something going on in town. Stand out celebrations include San Jorge de Cáceres, an April celebration of St. George with burning dragon effigies, and the Romería de la Virgen de la Montaña, a pilgrimage reltating to the city's patron saint.

How to move around in Cáceres‎

Cáceres’‎ old town is compact and best traversed on foot. To explore other parts of the city, you’ll find a comprehensive bus network service. The city's train station connects Cáceres with other major cities and towns, including Madrid. Taxis are also available throughout the city.

The climate in Cáceres‎

Cáceres has a warm and temperate climate that sees blisteringly hot summers which can reach highs of 34°C. Winters are generally mild, but they can reach lows of 4°C. Rainfall in summer is rare, with the bulk of rain occurring in winter months.

More interesting facts about and sights in Cáceres‎

Cáceres is moments from the beautiful Zona de Interés Regional Llanos de Cáceres y Sierra de Fuentes, a nature reserve which is home to many species of bird. From birds of prey like kites, kestrels and vultures, through steppe bird species like Thekla larks and Spanish sparrows, this is a birdwatching paradise.

Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Caceres

The most centrally located hotels in Caceres with the best ratings are: Parador De Caceres, Hotel Nh Collection Cáceres Palacio De Oquendo and Hotel Don Carlos Cáceres.

It depends on the category of the hotel. If you want to stay at a 4-star hotel in Caceres, the average price per night is 32 , while you will pay an average of 31 for a 3-star hotel, and in a more luxurious 5-star hotel, you'll pay around 145 .

You can make reservations at Hotel Atrio Restaurante if you´re looking for a hotel with valet service for your visit to Caceres.

If you want to save time, the hotels in Caceres with express check-in and check-out are Parador De Caceres, Hotel Casa Pizarro and Hotel Atrio Restaurante.

Some of the options for hotels with non-smoking rooms in Caceres are Hotel Barceló Cáceres V Centenario, Hotel Nh Collection Cáceres Palacio De Oquendo and Hotel Don Carlos Cáceres.

If you're bringing a vehicle, we recommend that you book a hotel with parking in Caceres, like Hotel Barceló Cáceres V Centenario, Parador De Caceres or Hotel Nh Collection Cáceres Palacio De Oquendo.

The following hotels in Caceres have luggage storage: Parador De Caceres, Hotel Nh Collection Cáceres Palacio De Oquendo and Hotel Don Carlos Cáceres.