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Hotel Dona Sancha

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Avda. Victor Barbadillo 31, 09346 Covarrubias, Spain
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Hotel Dona Sancha
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ottawa, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Modest but clean hotel close to the centre of Covarrubias a charming small town 30 minutes from Burgos; good base to explore the area historic sites. Good service, nice breakfast and quiet nights. Covarrubias itself warrants a thorough visit.

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Carmen R, Propietario at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Thanks so much for a Review, as you said Covarrubias and my hotel are good base to explore the area historic sites. Best regards from Carmen and Alberto More

Netherlands
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

On our way to Covarrubias we pulled up to the side of the road to watch a flock of vultures. Unfortunately our car got stuck in the mud. To our surprise, one car after another stopped to help us and eventually someone pulled us out. The people in this area are very, very helpful and kind! As is the owner... More

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Carmen R, Propietario at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review and excuse me for the delay in telling you my appreciation. Greetings Carmen and Alberto More

Bristol
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

we have recently spent two nights at Dona Sancha on route to Santander and can only repeat the feelings of the previous reviewer. The family are very welcoming and we managed very well despite the language barrier!Covarrubias is a charming medieval large village with the river running through.There are some lovely drives through beautiful scenery including the stunning town of... More

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Carmen R, Propietario at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review and excuse me for the delay in telling you my appreciation. Greetings from Covarrubias, Carmen y Alberto More

Madison, Wisconsin
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
45 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

This is a small, family run hotel and we definitely felt right at home. We arrived and were given keys to room 15 - a lovely room with a sit out balcony over looking the front garden area. The entire hotel has a wonderful, peaceful, welcoming feel to it. We walked in to town (300 m) for a bottle of... More

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Carmen R, Propietario at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review, we are thrilled that you liked our hotel and excuse me for the delay in telling you my appreciation. Greetings Carmen and Alberto More

Leigh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

A very comfortable hotel with our room in particular having a balcony looking out over the front garden.My wife is coeliac and must not have gluten.The owners went out of their way to make sure everything was perfect for her.Because we were touring and walking the reception provided us with local maps and guidebooks, which were really useful.The log fire... More

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Carmen R, Propietario at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review of our hotel. For celiacs try to have a little of everything and more if we are notified. Delayed Greetings from Covarrubias, Alberto and Carmen More

Wollongong, NSW
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

We were talked into coming to Covarrubias by an expat living there whom we had met in Bermeo. He also recommended Dona Sancha. We were not disappointed on either count. This small hotel is very attractive. The owners were very pleasant and helpful, as was their son. Our room was clean and comfortable with a small balcony overlooking the pretty... More

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Carmen R, Propietario at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and We are very pleased that you liked the hotel and Covarrubias. Regards from Covarrubias. Carmen, Alberto and Marcos. More

hampshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

We stayed in 9 different hotels on our recent trip to Spain,all found through Tripadvisor.This was one of only two 2 star hotels that we went to,and they were both excellent. The owners here could not have been more helpful,the room was very comfortable and the breakfast delicious.The only problem was that we stayed during the village festival,which meant it... More

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Carmen R, Gerente at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Thank you very much for you review.I'm sorry for the inconvenience caused by the festival (beyond our control). Greetings of Carmen and Alberto More

Utica, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

Tucked away against the hills covered with cherry trees, this comfortable, attractive hotel made a fine setting for my daughter's wedding. Well-furnished rooms, free wi-fi, fine breakfasts, a delightful porch/ garden---site of the wedding ceremony!

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Carmen R, Propietario at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review and I'm very pleased that you liked the hotel and Covarrubias I hope you can return sometime. Regards from Covarrubias. Carmen and Alberto More

Utica NY
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

Our family really enjoyed staying at this friendly, clean, accomodating hotel. There were 7 of us traveling together. Rooms were bright and airy. Hosts were very helpful despite the language barrier. Beautiful porch to sit on overlooking a pretty yard/garden. Would love to return someday.

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Carmen R, Propietario at Hotel Dona Sancha, responded to this review

Susan thank you very much for you reviewed, I feel speak little English so I can talk with you for longer :). Regards from Covarrubias. More

Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2011

Small hotel in a very nice village in the heart of Castille. Very nice and helpful owners. Absolute cleanless. The noise isolation of the rooms could be better, but the surroundings are so quite that a good quite resting night is sure. Very good for children. Excellent breakfast, with products of the village (very good bread). Excellent value for money.

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Additional Information about Hotel Dona Sancha

Address: Avda. Victor Barbadillo 31, 09346 Covarrubias, Spain
Location: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Burgos > Covarrubias
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Covarrubias
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Dona Sancha 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A family hotel with special charm in a rural environment.It is also light, friendly and quiet. Ideal to come with family, friends or partner.Located within the Medieval village of Covarrubias 300 meters from the village center, next to the municipal swimming pools. Surrounded by cherry trees, almond trees and vineyards.Only accommodation in Covarrubias with a broad and charming garden with gazebo, hammock and loungers, Onsite parking is free and a nice covered porch rocker.The hotel is built in rustic style with stone and old wood, respecting the traditional architecture of the village.In the living room, with large windows, where you have breakfast, you can play various games and has a fireplace around which we can read or talk quietly.A rich and tasty buffet breakfast daily oil includes fresh baked bread and homemade cherry jam, cherry-pick Covarrubias, who, while having breakfast-are also juices, pastries, fruit, yogurt, cold meats, honey Covarrubias, cereals, muesli, coffee and tea variety. (You can see on video or virtual tour section)At the reception there is a microwave available, you can also enjoy free tea and coffee 24 hours and sevice safe, internet or fax.We do not have restaurant service but in center of village there are several of various categories. ... more   less 

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