The Hotel Pintor El Greco, a four star hotel, is an old Toledan structure dating from the 17th century. The Hotel is a fully restored and remodeled bakery shop, located in the famed Jewish Quarter, one of the most traditional and historic sections of Toledo. This is one of the most attractive corners of Toledo, and features convenient access to the historic city centre, with its famous Gothic cathedral.
The cathedral is said to be the richest in Spain and has in its possession several paintings by Rubens, Bellini, Titian and El Greco.
Another of the treasures of the cathedral is the giant gold monstrance which weighs almost half a ton. It is said to contain the first gold brought back from the Americas by Columbus. The cathedral also has two illustrated 13th century bibles which are worth seeing.
El Greco's most famous painting is in the church of Santo Tome. Its title is 'The Burial of Count Orgaz".
Within the streets of Toledo there are many small shops. The town is famed for the articles produced in steel. In previous generations the main trade was in swords but the craftsmen now are producing ornate scissors, jewellery etc.
There are many activities available in the area which include hang gliding, climbing, walking in the Toledo mountains and going by bicycle or jeep tours.
Hotel Pintor El Greco has all the facilities and services of a modern hotel such as Free Wifi, 24h recepcion, laundry services, Air conditioning/ Heating, lift and private parking (charge of 14 euros per day).
The hotel also has easy access for disable persons.
The hotel has a total of 59 rooms, all having private bathroom and offering Wireless internet access, Safe, Satellite TV, Digital+, telephone, minibar and air conditioning/ heating. Under availability rooms for smokers can be requested.
The rooms are in rustic style, rubblework walls, seen brick and wood beams. Some of them with bathtub hydromassage (under availability).
There are two rooms designed for meetings and exhibitions. Both have natural light in a unique setting with a decorative details.
The hotel does not have restaurant, but you can easily find one in the centre of Toledo.
The hotel acpets all major credit cards.