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Hotel Zen Balagares

#2 of 11 Hotels in Aviles
Certificate of Excellence
Avenida De Los Balagares 34 | Corvera de Asturias, 33404 Aviles, Spain
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Ranked #2 of 11 Hotels in Aviles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Madrid, Spain
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

We try to look at trioadvisor to check hotel quality,etc... before traveling so we did this time, and sincrily we expectef much more. For the first time in years we made reservation with 3 months in advance asking just for a king/queen size bed. When we arrived no avaibility (i know that they do can not guarantee them, but with... More 

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Badalona, Spain
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100 reviews 100 reviews
6 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Stayed only one night for business but I can tell you the place itself is a very nice design building, really modern. The restaurant they have is one of the best in the area, not cheap but you pay for what is worth for, try the fillet, you will not be dissapointed. The waiter was so attentive, always bringing homemade... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Short stay for a business trip including board meetings. Great service and attention. Friendly and helpful staff. Activities after work (Spa/Golf) and excellent restaurant offer with local gastronomy.

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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229 reviews 229 reviews
20 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

A bit off the beaten path but that is the beauty of this hotel. Staff provided excellent service and always greeted you with a warm smile and Hello! Not your typical European hotel as the rooms are spacious! The breakfast buffet has plenty to off but only negative is the cappuccino machine is not capable of meeting demand as it... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I enjoyed very much my staying at Zen Balagares. It is very relaxing with a very competitive spa. You can easily do some outdoors activities and enjoy some savoury Asturian food. The rooms are well equipped and very tranquil. The service was impeccable and I was very well treated. I will go back again.

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Malaga, Spain
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Was expecting a lot more from a 4 star! The hotel lobby and bar area are very nice, but there is no atmosphere at all, the place has no soul. The reception staff were friendly enough though, about the only saving grace! The guy in the bar was horrendous, didn´t so much as crack a smile and was positively unfriendly!... More 

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Marbella, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

You know those big monstrosity type hotels that stand out on the landscape being all ostentatious.......this is worse!! This is one of four hotels (three were great, this one wasn't) we stayed in on a trip around Northern Spain....it was the most expensive and meant to be a kind of one night of luxury....the hotel itself could accommodate that.....the staff... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Sterile boring building with nothing to do Tried to take daughter into spa but unable to after 6 pm - this not stated on booking and we arrived at 5 !! Hence nothing else to do Bland boring and vastly over priced

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Warsaw, Poland
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59 reviews 59 reviews
40 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Hotel are between the Airport in Oviedo and Gijon. Both sities are very nice.Gijon is a little more sleepy , but is it a pearl in Asturias. You can take a Taxi to Hotel (from Airport about 30 Euro) I paid ONLY 55 Euro with breakfast for a huge room with great bathroom with shower and big bath. Staff are... More 

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United Kingdom
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376 reviews 376 reviews
116 hotel reviews
437 helpful votes 437 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

I stayed here recently because my first choice of NH Palacio De Ferrera was fully booked up. This hotel would have been my preference as it is in the very centre of the town and convenient for everything on foot whereas Zen Balagares is about 10 minutes drive out of the town and doesn’t really have too much around it.... More 

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