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Accommodation Options for Your Nasrid Palace Visit

Accommodation Options for Your Nasrid Palace Visit

The Alhambra is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Granada, South Spain. It is a complex of palaces, gardens, and fortifications that was built by the Nasrid dynasty in the 13th and 14th centuries. The Alhambra is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Spain, and it attracts millions of visitors each year.

Unquestionably, the Nasrid Palaces are the most famous and also beautiful area inside the Alhambra.

To make your visit and experience even more unique and complete in this post you will find information regarding hotels near Nasrid Palace.

1.1 Parador of Granada

Would you like to feel like a Muslim Sultan or a queen?

If you are one of those who like special accommodation on your trips, this is your best choice.

The Parador de Granada occupies what was the Nasrid Palace of Los Infantes, which was converted by the Catholic Monarchs into the first Christian monastery in the recently conquered Alhambra and selected to house the monarchs’ tomb.

The rooms at Paradores combine design and modern services to perfection. In each room, you can enjoy the comfort and elegance of the design and furnishings and the best views of destinations you will want to return to again and again.

1.2 Aurea Washington Irving Hotel

Aurea Washington Irving 5* is found in a privileged location, very close to the Alhambra and just a 25-minute walk from the historical city center of Granada.

Literature, romanticism, and comfort combine at this fantastic luxury hotel, which has been decorated to reflect the works of American writer Washington Irving.

In Aurea Washington Irving Hotel every detail matter to make you feel the Alhambra and Granada Experience.

Even the pool is similar to the typical water tanks so common in the Cármenes of Granada (typical homes surrounded by lush gardens).

The hotel was able even to simulate the turquoise color of the water and also offered guests a magnificent library fully stocked with the author’s works, including a display of first edition copies of Tales of the Alhambra.

1.3 Casa 1800

The Hotel Casa 1800 Granada is an old Granada house where the Lords of Cañaveral, Counts of Benalúa, settled.

Built in the last third of the 16th century on the outline of an important Arab house, it currently has a Castilian doorway, a straight hallway, and a grand staircase at the back.

With a Mudejar presence in the courtyard’s footings and in the structure of the right feet that support the upper floors.

It also has a unique situation, being at the foot of the Alhambra, thus having a fantastic view of the monument from some of its rooms and public areas.

1.4 Palacio Gran Via Hotel

Palacio Gran Vía, a Royal Hideaway Hotel is a 5-star grand luxury hotel in the heart of Granada, Spain. Located on Gran Vía de Colón and opposite Granada Cathedral, it has been one of the city’s most emblematic buildings since 1905.

Luxury is present in every corner, but the crown jewel is at the top of the building.
Opening the door to the terrace is like finding yourself in an oasis of calm in the middle of a big city.
The views of the cathedral dome and the Alhambra will leave you speechless.

1.5 Hotel Alhambra Palace

Part of the living history of tourism since 1910. As an emblematic luxury hotel inspired by the Alhambra itself, it is the archetype of elite European hospitality and faithful restoration of tradition.

The guests can enjoy fabulous views of the romantic city of Granada and the forest of the Alhambra in any of the 108 comfortable rooms and suites available.


Now that you have all the recommendations for hotels near Nasrid Palace you just need to come to Granada and enjoy the experience.

There are plenty of travel agencies that offer Alhambra guided tours and tickets, and that is the easiest way to visit Alhambra.

Discovering Spain offers Alhambra guided tours daily in several languages. Our tours are led by experienced guides who are passionate about the Alhambra and its heritage. We will take you to all the highlights of the Palaces and Fortress, and we will share with you the fascinating history and stories of this magical place.

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