The best views in el Bierzo and las Medulas are in O Palleiro do Pe do Forno.
Place recommended in Le Routard Guide since 2002.
Posada de Oro national prize in 2005
We try to provide you full satisfaction every day.
We are located in Orellán village, 10 minutes from El Mirador(viewpoint), 10 minutes from the Lake of Carucedo, 15 minutes from the Castle of Cornatel, 30 minutes from Ponferrada, one hour from The Silence Valley (Peñalba de Santiago), 30 minutes from Villafranca del Bierzo and 40 minutes from Balboa Valley (Ancares).
Definitely, your perfect place to relax and discover the landscape of Las Médulas on your weekend getaways, alone or with great company..
Rural accomodation located in Orellán, in the Bierzo área, surrounded by ancient chestnut and oak tres, which forms a unique and natural space.
In O Palleiro, you´ll find a family atmosphere, close and ideal for groups, families with children or to enjoy intimacy with your couple.
Looking for hotel sor accomodation in Las Médulas?
O Palleiro is your charming rural hotel, its location will offer you amazing and unique panoramic views. Every sunrise and sunset are different, as El Bierzo, a charming country with a lot of interesting places.
The rural hotel O Palleiro will be your perfect place to relax those days and all the year that you´ll decide to come and visit the natural Médulas park.
We´ll offer you a complete information about the touristic area and Bierzo country, you have to visit: the Silence Valley, Villafranca del Bierzo, Balboa Valley, the Templars castle, Cornatel castle, Cacabelos and if you enjoy wine tourism, we can also give you information.
We wish you a nice stay in O Palleiro…
Tipical food inspired by ancient Rome in your plate.
Our menu has been elaborated with passion and detail, using fresh and high-quality products.
Your ideal place to eat well on your visits to Las Médulas and its villages, the remains of the Roman Empire. The restaurant O Palleiro will offer exquisite food on your table, with a good value for money and with quality service and family atmosphere.
Now it´s time to approach and feel the exteriors in situ of the largest open pit mine from Roman times and declared a World Heritage Site.
Reddish pinacles emerged by the demolition of the action of water- ruina montium-, sheltered by long-lived chestnut trees, oaks or wild cherry trees, authentic indicators during your visits to Las Médulas, from the beginning of April until the end of autumn. If you are looking for diversity of colors, autumn is ideal, if you are looking to get energy, spring should be your date. If you want to guarantee good weather, come in summer.
We advise you to visit first the Archeological Museum, then continue to the Cuevona and the Encantada. Let also some time to do a route in Médulas, tour some of the Roman canals or visit villages around: Priaranza, Puente Domingo Flórez..
Meteorogical information in Las Médulas: temperatures and rain.
Cota nieve:1800 m
Cota nieve: 1900 m
Cota nieve:2000 m
Cota nieve: 1900 m
Cota nieve:1600 m