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Review of Santa Isabel la Real

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Santa Isabel la Real
Ranked #1 of 125 Hotels in Granada
Certificate of Excellence
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16 reviews
16 hotel reviews
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“lovely hotel”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2013

This hotel was clean and rustic. They provided a great breakfast and had an extremely helpful staff. It's walking distance to several great tapas restaurants. We'd highly recommend it.

It is at the top of the town- this means that going to the town center or toward the Alhambra means a bit of walking. It's probably only about 10-15 minutes (if you manage to take the correct streets- it's a bit of a maze for newbie), but there are cobble stones which makes walking difficult if you have any physical disabilities or difficulties. The location is great as long as you don't have any trouble walking up and down the streets a lot.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank ella4444
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2013

We have always wanted to visit Granada and the Alhambra, and this November [2013] we managed to achieve our wishes.
I searched the net for comments as usual and after having had some refusals of our dates, found this hotel in the Albacin district of Granada. Up the hill in the old moorish quarter and next to the historic convent of St Isabel, is tho WONDERFUL guest house. Parking is easy but driving up the hill may prove difficult! We came by bus from the airport and it was extremely cheap and easy.
The hotel is a modernised version of the earlier monastic guest house, comfortable, clean and welcoming. Near to restaurants and easy to get the bus to the Alhambra.
This is one of the few hotels that I would recommend without reservation! Breakfast is superb with great selections and enough to set you up until you need a mid day snack.
Going to Granada? Go to this hotel!

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank charliepd
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Ra'anana, Israel
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2013

The location , hospitality , atmosphere and above all the staff (Lucia is a miracle) provides you the feeling of home away from home.
If you are not into big crowded fancy hotels and you look for unique , special hotel this is the one.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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1 Thank Avital R
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Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2013

We spent our first night in Granada in this hotel, and we couldn't have had a nicer intro to the city. Our room was beautiful and very comfortable. We absolutely loved the beautiful courtyard and all the interesting woodwork in the hotel. The staff was very helpful, and the breakfast in the morning was delicious. We were very happy here.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank ijaybee
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2013

We had 4 wonderful night in the Albayzin quarter of Granada staying at the Hotel Santa Isabel la Real. They have very efficient, friendly staff for whom nothing is too much trouble. A declious breakfast is served from 7.30-10.30am, which includes some local specialities. The room was perfect, with air con & heating and a very good sized bathroom with powerful shower. It is a five minute walk to the Mirador de San Nicolas and the cliff-side restaurants with their spectacular views of The Alhambra and a 15 minute walk to the bustling Plaza Nueva.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Joanna223
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2013

We have just returned from a wonderful 4 nights in Granada.
Our room was lovely & the beds very comfortable. The breakfast was delicious with lots of fresh fruit and homemade cake.
The staff at the Santa Isabel were so helpful with tours and advice.
Its in a great location with the number 31 bus stop right outside.
Restaurants a 5 minute walk away.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Michele W
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Omaha, Ne
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48 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2013

I have stayed in the hotel Santa Isabel la Real previously but they were fully booked this time and so they offered me lodging in their "Casita." It is located a short distance away from the hotel and would probably work quite well for a small family, but for three men traveling together it was not the best since there was only one bathroom and two single beds in one room. It was however clean, quiet and in a great location. Overall, it was fine but I would prefer the hotel if that option had been available.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with friends
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank FredOmaha_Ne
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Property: Santa Isabel la Real
Address: Calle Santa Isabel La Real 17 y 19, 18010 Granada, Spain
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Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Room Service
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Granada
#1 Family Hotel in Granada
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Santa Isabel la Real 3*
Number of rooms: 11
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our hotel is a restored house from the XVI century. It is situated on the main street of the historical neighbourhood of the Albaizyn ( Granada), five minutes walking distance from the city centre. It is surrounded by gardens and different monuments such us the Monastery of Santa Isabel la Real, the palace of Dar-Al Horra and the San Miguel Bajo church. The hotel is also very near the beautiful views from San Nicolas, San Cristobal and la Lona. There is an enclosed parking lot and a bus stop near the hotel. ... more   less 
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