A hotel in Spain owned and administered 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.’
- ‘Converted castles, mansions and monasteries are among the 85 paradores - or top-class hotels - run by the Spanish government.’
Spanish, literally stopping place.