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Pension San Joaquin

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Mano de Hierro, 14 | Frente Basílica de San Juan de Dios, 18001 Granada, Spain (Centro - Sagrario)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Tucked down a dark alley in a pretty rough area of Granada this hotel wasn’t quite what we were expecting. Graffiti marred the walls outside and inside the whole place felt like it hadn’t been touched in 30years. Hallways were dangerously unlit – the automatic lights failing to ever turn on. The courtyards, which looked so pretty in the photos,... More

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Paris, France
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

nice staying very cheap in the city center of Granada. Spanish Azulejos in all the pension : lovely! No parking but bargains with a public parking not far (10€/day). Bathroom and bedroom old but pretty clean. Just noisy bed and street with people talking all the night... No breakfast proposed. Bag storage.

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

The location was good for exploring the city. The room was a good size, bit dark due to lack of view and decor very dated. That said however we found the hostel very peaceful and we slept well. The bathroom was basic and we had to hold the shower head but there was plenty of hot water and we were... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We stayed here for only 1 night. For what we paid got what we wanted (a room:). Garden is nice, location is not too bad. Aircon didnt work. Got 2 single beds instead of 1 double bed room, when we booked double bed. Staff was friendly though, but when we came back to get our stuff a 10 year old... More

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

The first room we were allocated had a hidden step at the door, which I tripped over on the way out and fell badly. The main light had bulbs missing and didn't work anyway. The floor had not been cleaned and the wardrobe looked very grubby. We changed rooms without any problem, the receptionist remarking that the first room was... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

My husband and i (30 years old) are very easy travelers, and like to see the positive, to the places we stay, having said that.. I'll start with the positive: once inside... It is very spanish, nice gardens, decor, it was easy to find, rooms desent size, with private bathroom. Close enough to turist area, and food. THE BAD:the location,... More

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Thames, New Zealand
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Walking distance from the train station this Andalucian style pension has beautiful patios and spaces to relax in outside the room should you choose to do so. The room was fine with clean bedding and a comfy bed. Bathroom was clean but tired and the room the same, though it hadn't had a good dust for a while, behind the... More

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31 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

We had big difficulties to find the pension at night by car, all the roads are one way, closed from traffic or detoured in Granada center. The hostel is in a very narrow street, you can drive in but need to park nearby streets or garage. It is close to the Cathedral and other sights, easy and better to discover... More

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Maidstone, England, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

On first appearance you might be put off, graffiti covers the outside walls of the scruffy back lane where this hotel is located. In reception we were met by a strangely distracted man and his colleague but they later proved to be friendly and helpful. Our room, on the second floor was tiny and very much in need of some... More

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15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

This hostel is centrally located and excellent value for money at 20 euro per person per night. The rooms are large and clean- bathroom was a little cramped though. The staff don't speak much English but are helpful despite this, free wi-fi is available in the lobby but not in the rooms. Overall I felt the hostel was good, but... More

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Address: Mano de Hierro, 14 | Frente Basílica de San Juan de Dios, 18001 Granada, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada > Centro - Sagrario
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Ranked #44 of 99 Specialty lodging in Granada
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Hotel Class:2 star — Pension San Joaquin 2*
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