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Shine Albayzin

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Carrera del Darro 25, 18010 Granada, Spain (Realejo - San Matias)
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Ranked #21 of 128 hotels in Granada
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We got the apartment few blocks away from the main building (Shine Albayzin has 2 buildings). Opposite of us is another block of houses. Shine Albayzin is near to city centre and is only 20mins away from Alhambra. The room we stayed was small, with a very old and "spooky" cupboard, bed was squeaky and imagination could run wild with... More

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Laval, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had planned only two nights in Granada at this hotel. The main building was quiet and peaceful, rocked by the sound of the small water fountain in the center. Staff was very welcoming and supportive. The room was clean, comfortable and quiet. As mentioned in other comments, the water temperature in the shower is sometimes inconsistent, but who needs... More

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Sydney, Australia
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Shine was a prefect little boutique hotel. Our room looked up to alhambra from our tiny little balcony. The service was exceptionally good upon check in. The beds were very comfortable with a decent size room and bathroom. All very new and very clean. The location is also prefect. We weren't too fond of the breakfast on offer for the... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The Shine is a Moorish style hotel in the Albayzin, with a view of the Alhambra. Booked one of the larger rooms facing the courtyard. Very spacious - requested twin beds. Beds were not plush but serviceable. View of the Alhambra was wonderful day or night. I would confirm if you are staying at the hotel or the apartments. There... More

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Nantwich, Cheshire, UK
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78 reviews 78 reviews
23 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Very nicely restored building on Carrera del Darro running alongside the river. Well located for Plaza Neuva, the cathedral, the Alhambra and Albaicin, yet calm and cool inside even in the relentless heat of Granada. Great choice of tapas bars etc further up the street at Paseo de los Tristes (nice view of the Alhambra) or down at Plaza Neuva....... More

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
21 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We (2 adults & 1yr old) stayed in the apartment just further down the rd from the hotel. A little noisy as on the Main Street in the albayzin. Lovely inside. Comfy & clean. Lots of restaurants close for take out if staying in with a baby like us. Not too much of a walk from car park. Bathroom a... More

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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

From a busy street through massive wooden doors you step into a beautiful, calm oasis! Our room was bright, spacious and very comfortable, with a balcony and view to The Alhambra. We enjoyed the welcome bottle of wine too! Great location and helpful staff. We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay at Shine Albayzin.

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Santiago, Chile
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We really liked this hotel - it is in a beautifully renovated 16th century building next to the Darro River, and with a view, at least from the front door of the hotel, of some of the towers of La Alhambra. The street where the hotel is situated, Carrera del Darro, IS pasable by vehicles, but pedestrians have to squeeze... More

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Jakarta, Indonesia
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed here for two nights. It was quite easy to find the hotel. We took Granada airport shuttle bus, stop at the Cathedral (junction) and took to left street from the junction - Calle Reyes Catolicos.. follow the road then it become Carrera del Darros. The hotel is on the street alongside the river.. The standard room size is... More

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Perth, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

The hotel and the room are good looking. The bathroom was fantastic (and separated from the main room, unlike some of the other rooms in the hotel according to other reviews) and clean. The service staff was very friendly. The location is fantastic, although you can't reach it by car (part of the charm). The breakfast 7.50 Euros did not... More

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Address: Carrera del Darro 25, 18010 Granada, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada > Realejo - San Matias
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Hotel Class:3 star — Shine Albayzin 3*
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