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Hostal El Puerto Genoves

Calle Balandro 15, near Arrastre St., 04118 San Jose, Spain
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Ranked #3 of 10 San Jose B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We stayed two nights at the hostel in January. The staff was very professional and competent. Very clean and well organised. Great breakfast. The only place we could find including breakfast in San Jose in January. We had to leave before breakfast time on the last day and a small breakfast was placed in our room the night before. Would... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Very friendly manager. My gluten intolerance was no problem for breakfast. Very convenient location for the town restaurants and bars etc, and for getting in and out of town to explore local beaches and further afield. Rooms well appointed and bathrooms seem very new. The only issues to bear in mind are the beds are hard - I was comfortable... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

Very good value,good breakfast included,lovely lady runs the place with her husband.Ten minute walk to the beach.Good tapas across the rambla at "solo manous",think that was the name you can eat here much cheaper than in town.Yeah would stay here again,all you need really in a B&B.

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Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
29 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We wanted to stay in San Jose and booked this hostal based on trip advisor reviews. It was about 5 minute walk to the town and beach, which meant it was nice and quite, but very convenient. The manager / owner was so helpful and friendly. The room was good for a hostal with air conditioning and a ceiling fan.... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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55 reviews 55 reviews
34 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This is decent, simple little hotel, in central San Jose, a slow 5 minutes walk from the main beach, and near the centre of town. Clean, pleseant rooms, friendly owners, good breakfast, free parking nearby, and a good base to explore Cabo de Gata.

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San Francisco, California
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127 reviews 127 reviews
123 hotel reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The hostal Puerto Genoves was a good place to stay, about five minutes walk from the beach and the small central town area. The room was good sized, great shower, good terrace and a cool basement room that had a large kid play area and sitting space. The breakfast was good, generous, with good coffee. The owner was helpful, and... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This place was easy to find in San Jose. The room is simple and clean, free wifi available in the room. The breakfast was again simple but perfectly enough and actually provided a lot of choice. We stayed there for 3 nights and the room was cleaned each morning.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

The hotel actually did not provided the room as booked on the website. The room was clean, the ambience in the premises stuffed with "bartulos", sometimes less is more when it comes to interior design. Located close to the city center, although the San Jose beach would be the last to stay on. After we pointed out that we did... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We only stayed one night in this lovely hostal and we will definitely return. We had a twin room with an extra bed for the little monster. Room comfortable, child friendly accommodation, nice breakfast in the morning and the Sunday market right outside our hotel in the morning!

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Malaga, Spain
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137 reviews 137 reviews
26 hotel reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

This little hostal is located in San Jose, 100 metres only from the nearest beach and one kilometre from the marvellous Cabo de Gata Natural Park. Only for this, this accomodation is worth because the Natural Park is highly enjoyable. Rooms were clean and correct, they have a small fridge and safety lock, air conditioning, t.v and a table with... More 

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Address: Calle Balandro 15, near Arrastre St., 04118 San Jose, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Almeria > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
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