Posada del Potro, Cordoba

4.3
Architectural Building · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Transport yourself to the pages of Cervantes’ "Don Quixote" at this 15th-century barnyard inn. The famous Spanish novel mentions Posada del Potro, describing it as "a den of thieves." It is rumored that Cervantes stayed at this inn when he visited Córdoba. Explore the simple whitewashed rooms, stroll through the patio, and imagine what this inn would have looked like in Cervantes’ time. Some of the building has now been dedicated to a museum of flamenco dance and music. Plan a trip to Cordoba easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.
Create an itinerary including Posada del Potro
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Posada del Potro reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
398 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • This old galleried inn was known to Cervantes. Now it has been restored and houses a good Flamenco museum.  more »
  • we had the pleasure to listen to a flamenco-singer in a free matinee, absolutely amazing. the museum is very interesting.  more »
Google
  • Found it by chance, our guide didn't mention it. Worth a visit and children will like it, as well
  • Beautiful building very well maintained. Interesting flamenco history and live performance on weekends.

Plan your trip to Cordoba

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Cordoba

See all ›
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from Cordoba

4.3
Duration: 4 hours
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
5.0
Duration: 4 hours

Hidden gems in Cordoba

4.9
Duration: 2 hours
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
3.6
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.9
Duration: 1h 30 min

Historic Sites in Cordoba

See all ›
4.2
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Cordoba

4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Plans to Posada del Potro by other users

See more plans