Somewhere Different to Stay in Coruna – The Pazo de Souto

The standard of accommodation in the area is extremely high as you would expect from Galicia and Northern Spain. Hotels are categorized and awarded stars by the regional tourist authorities.

If you want something slightly different then most people would head for one of the various exclusive hotels throughout the region or one of the “Paradors” that can be found in various key places throughout the area.}

In this article we are going to take a look at the Pazo de Souto.

The Pazo can be found at La Torre, 1 – 15.106 Yessamo – Carballo – A CORUÑA

As of the time of the writing of this article the contact telephone number for The Pazo is +34 981 756 065 and the fax number is +34 981 756 191.

At the time of the writing of this article, the manager to contact for information would be Carlos Taibo and The Pazo has the following number of rooms: 11.

The Pazo de Souto is located in Souto de Sisamo in the Region of Bergantiños, The Pazo do Souto actually is found within the municipality of Carballo. Near to the “Death Coast ”, the guests can enjoy the savage beauty of this dangerous maritime area, the charming small hamlets and the courage of its people. Within easy reach of La Coruña and Santiago, its privileged position offers a multitude of cultural, gastronomic and leisure activities.

Like all Pazos, there is a fair amount of history surrounding the building and in this case it is the following. Elements of the Pazo were first developed during the Spanish Inquisition by one of the main “inquisitors” a certain Manual Posse de Sotto.While he was enlarging a tower erected upon a thousand year old Celtic hill settlement, de Sotto built the Pazo de Souto. Years later it became the property of the Marquises of Montenegro only to be abandoned at the beginning of the 20th Century. It has been restored by an emigrant who returned to his native land wanting to give it back all its original splendour has turned it into a rural hotel with all the modern comforts one would require.

With regards to the actual facilities that the Pazo has to offer they are as follows: 3 double rooms, 7 double rooms with Jacuzzi tubs, 1 room with water-bed En suite bathrooms, telephone and TV. An onsite Laundry Service and quite rarely, Pets are actually welcome here..

All usual mealtimes are observed at this Pazo and they are, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

As well as the individual room facilities, this Pazo has the following shared amenities and facilities: Cafeteria, Restaurant, Lounge with a traditional fireplace, Library, Sitting room, Games room.

Outside you can find the following amenities for guests: Gardens and Vegetable garden.

The immediate geographic location for this Pazo is as follows: The spacious lounge with its fireplace is the focal point of life at Pazo de Souto, inviting visitors to relax with a good book, a quiet chat or to play board games. The guest can easily discover the surrounding areas, walking, by bicycle or on horseback, all are choices that allow you to enjoy the local wildlife.

With regards to the scenic location for the Pazo, it is extremely well located. Adventure sports can also be undertaken in the beautiful natural countryside. Its proximity to the Costa da Morte encourages a visit to reflect on the ferocity of the coastline and the indomitable spirit of its people. Later, on a lighter note, a resident can enjoy the well known exquisite regional gastronomy based fundamentally on fresh sea food and local fish..

If the above are not enough for either you or your family then you will find within close proximity the following facilities; Bicycles, Hiking, Tourist routes, Pony trekking, Adventure sports.