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Hacienda El Santiscal

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Avenida Santiscal 173, 11630 Arcos de la Frontera Spain See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews quiet setting country retreat pool area half board stayed here for one night spanish style a great place to stay enjoyed our stay el kettle spain francesca glassed courtyard views seville village
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Lovely country hacienda, with various places to sit: courtyard, bar/lounge, pool area. The staff were very helpful and attentive. Standard breakfast is substantial, varied and served (ie. not buffet). There is flexibility to have a smaller breakfast. The everyday menu list was interesting with a...More

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Response from H-ElSantiscal, Propietario at Hacienda El SantiscalResponded 30 May 2018

Thank you very much for your opinion which makes us very happy. We will continue working hard to improve our services. Kind regards

Reviewed 31 March 2018

When we arrived at the Hacienda we were welcome in a very friendly fashion by the staff. Our room was very nice and spacious located right above the entrance to the building and was nice and warm. The weather had been cold and rainy so...More

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Response from H-ElSantiscal, Propietario at Hacienda El SantiscalResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you very much. We are very happy that even the terrible weather, you enjoyed your stay and the wonderful surroundings. Wishing to welcome you back.

Reviewed 25 November 2017

I drove from Segovia to Grenada, Nerja, Malaga Seville, Cordoba, Toledo and Madrid. Hacienda El Santiscal was a nice surprise that when we think of Spain this always comes up as one of the nicer Hotels we stayed in. Also I liked Don Felipe in...More

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Response from H-ElSantiscal, Propietario at Hacienda El SantiscalResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you very much. Be a part of your travel memories make us very happy. We wish you come to visit us again soon. Kind regards

Reviewed 21 November 2017

We had a wonderful stay at this lovely Hacienda. Great staff, wonderful breakfast and dinner. Very quiet but only five minutes drive to the lovely town Arcos de la Frontera, hiking possible in the area, a good place to explore Andalucia

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Response from H-ElSantiscal, Propietario at Hacienda El SantiscalResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you very much for your opinion and for understand the real soul of our small charming rural Hotel. Wishing that you come back soon. Regards

Reviewed 19 October 2017

This hotel was our base to explore the area. Rooms are big, bedding confortable, very clean. Breakfasts are served at the table, spanish style but you can ask if you want eggs. One thing that might be trying to improve is the dinner: you have...More

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Response from H-ElSantiscal, Propietario at Hacienda El SantiscalResponded 20 October 2017

Dear guests: Thank you for your comments, from the ones we really learned. I just want to point out that in the Restaurant Menu for dinner you have many options for those people who eat little like Iberian ham, cheese, hot creams, cold soups, typical...More

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Description
The very name of this exquisitely restored and noble 15th-century manor house evokes a sense of romance and adventure as profound as the Spanish Golden Age itself.The term "Santiscal" comes from a Roman country More villa located in the grounds of the Hacienda that was discovered in the late nineteenth century.Story has it there was once a knight called Juan de Armario. In 1485, when Ronda was laid to siege by the Christians, he was the first to enter the mine where the moors kept all their supplies and died in the venture. As a reward for his bravery, the King granted the knight’s sons five estates at the foot of the Sierra del Santiscal mountain range, where they built what would become the family residence, today called “Hacienda El Santiscal”. This beautiful fortified building has magnificent views to the Lake and its Nature Park thanks to its strategic location. You can now enjoy it for yourself.Our countryside property is located in Arcos de la Frontera, a historic city, capital of the Route of the "Pueblos Blancos" of Cádiz (White Villages), near the Nature Park of Grazalema, declared a Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO.Arcos de la Frontera, declared a Historical Monument in 1962, is one of the prettiest towns in Spain, perched on a high rock from which hung a multitude of white houses together with a medieval castle that is testimony to the magnificent past of this romantic and legendary town which belonged to the Arab court of Medina Sidonia.Today, Hacienda El Santiscal, is a unique accomodation that has maintained the flavor of yesteryear in its walls with the conforts of today, without losing the charm of the old manor houses, as has successfully adapted to the new times in order to become a green hotel, as they credited the two quality labels obtained in 2011, the spanish "Parque Natural de Andalucía" y the european one "ECEAT". Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
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Best Value
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Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Best Value
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$73 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hacienda El Santiscal Hotel
Location
Spain > Andalucia > Costa de la Luz > Arcos de la Frontera
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Best Value
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$73 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hacienda El Santiscal Hotel
Location
Spain > Andalucia > Costa de la Luz > Arcos de la Frontera
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"Ask for the room with the beautiful terrace with a magnificient lake view!"
babs_adrienne
15 Jul 2018
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"3 very comfortable large bed. Large walk-in wardrobe. Bathroom clean small bath and overhead/flexible..."
visitortothearea2018
20 May 2018
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"Our upstairs room, number 1, had great views and privacy."
Rancher_10
31 Mar 2018
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"country view"
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19 Oct 2017
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