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Saumur, France
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I can't believe that this was in the same chain as our last hotel! The service and room were vastly better, the food was good and was served punctually! The staff and management took a pride in the hotel, with its mediaeval ambience. A really pleasant stay. Well done! There's life in the old chain yet!

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This place looks like the 80s interpretation of a medieval fortress. Rooms are simple, air comdition works, but with no target temperature, breakfast is very simple. Unfortunately, it is quite a walk from the castello and the hisorical town (about a kilo,eter). On the other hand, it is cheap, clean, and everything works. Yet, nothing spectacular.

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We note your suggestions to improve areas that tells us. We hope you have a next time.

Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Good value and good location just off the camino and 500 metres from bus station. Medieval ambiance and comfortable rooms. Pilgrims dinner worth having if not venturing out. If your feet are ok after your days walk it is worth a visit to the old square next to the castle.

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Thank you for your words and look forward to seeing you at the next occasion.

London
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Whilst some may like this hotel for its atmosphere and decor I found the faux medieval ambience rather oppressing and the room somewhat cell-like with a television that just did not behave as it should. It took ages to find a way of selecting television rather than radio programmes which kept appearing pictureless on the screen. It is quite a...

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 21 September 2015

When our group arrived at this hotel they had nothing prepared for our meal even though the hotel had been informed in advance at what time we would arrive and the number in our group. We had to wait about 2 hours for what was terrible food. The staff were grumpy and appeared as if they didn't want to be...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Tired, slightly grubby appearance. Woeful breakfast room like being in the basement of a 1970s civic library. All elements of breakfast failed to please -Synthetic yoghurt, a bad boiled egg and the worst coffee...in the room the mattress was reasonably comfortable but the space was cramped. Nice view from the window.

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 8 August 2015

This was our first stop as we made our way to a tour of Galicia. The receptionist was so genuinely friendly that we felt she must have been an old friend who we'd forgotten. The room was charming and after visiting the Knights Templar castle in the town (5 mins walk) we ate in the town square listening to a...

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
Reviewed 28 June 2015

We had a nice overnight stay last week. Excellent staff and great location close to the Train Station. Ten minutes walk from the Castle and ideal location for the town centre. Room was fine but needed an update but it was fine for our stay. Clean and everything you would expect. Breakfast was simple but enough to start the day...

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Dublin
Reviewed 28 May 2015

This hotel looks very interesting from the outside, but disappointing inside. Rooms were an ok size but quite dated. We had a problem with our TV and phoned reception - girl arrived within 2 minutes and was extremely nice and helpful. As we were part of a group, our breakfast was served in a basement room. Coffee was terrible!

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Fagernes, Norway
Reviewed 3 October 2014

Excellent staff and perfect location, and Ponferrada was amazing :-) Nice hotel and the room was nice and clean with perfect view We really like to visit Temple Hotel and Ponferrada again ! Thanks a lot :-)

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Additional Information about Hotel Temple Ponferrada

Address: Avenida Portugal 2 | Camino de Santiago, 24403 Ponferrada, Spain
Region: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Leon > Ponferrada
Price Range: £39 - £54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Temple Ponferrada 4*
Number of rooms: 111
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“a higher room to guard against street noise; a back room to guard against park party-goers noise; and check out the air conditioner in the room before you take the keys from front desk person”
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