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Casa Princess Arminda

Calle Juan de Bethencourt, 2, 35367 Betancuria, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Ranked #1 of 1 Betancuria B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here in February and unfortunately it was cold and wet even the locals were complaining! The rooms were large with ensuite bathrooms great water pressure from the shower, Jaun was a good host and the guy who ran the bar was brilliant at feeding us in the evenings even with our poor Spanish and his 1/2 dozen words... More 

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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I traveled from Toronto via Frankfurt, Madrid, Tenerife to Betancuria taking over 27 hours! I landed in Betancuria exhausted yet thrilled when my cousin Diane met me at the airport. She and her daughter, Arminda (of Princess Arminda) were facilitating a Women's Only BALANCE Retreat at the oldest building on the islands. A 600year old villa that has been restored... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This place is definitely different from anywhere to stay in Fuerteventura, and in a good way. It is situated in a renovated traditional Canary house in the middle of the gorgeous tiny town of Betancuria, the island's former capital. Juan, who runs the place, is most helpful and speaks very good English. He had sort of a hard time when... More 

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Kent, England
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134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Went here today for tapas and a cold beer. We were pleasantly surprised and pleased with the beautiful, rustic decor. We didn't expect it to be so nice. We were also welcomed by the man working in the Bar and taking orders for food and drinks. He was very polite and welcomed us with a kind smile. We had goats... More 

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Altenmarkt im Pongau, Austria
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25 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

in the middle of a small village, not easy to find but worth to search for. the owner himself cares for you. fresh drinks, food if you like his daily special. rooms very special. breakfast a little poor if you want to find some negative. very central for trips around the island. rentcar neccesary.

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Hove, United Kingdom
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35 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Our favourite accommodation on FTV. The addition of the new bar and food options has added a new dimension to what was already a charming rustic B&B. Hope to return next year and stay a little longer.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We stayed for three nights. It's a lovely place to stay providing you don't expect luxury. The rooms are on the dark side but are full of character and comfortable. Very good value. Lovely scenery and close to the wonderful small beach of Los Molinas. Recommended if you want some peace and quiet and fresh air at a small price.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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129 reviews 129 reviews
57 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Interesting old courtyard house with 4 very basic rooms. Ours (No 3) had a creaky old iron bed, being over 6ft I had to sleep at an angle otherwise your foot will hit the sharp iron bed-end. Bath mat was either very dirty or very old as were the rough old red towels (colour didn't match anything else). The nearby... More 

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Sheffield, Yorkshire, UK
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16 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

It’s interesting that the previous reviews divide into either Good or Poor, with little in the middle. That’s understandable – you have to visit the place to see why, as it does depend on what you expect from a B&B. I have opted for a good review as have the majority, but I can see why some people would not... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We booked into the Princess Arminda for a week and left after just two days. We went expecting rustic, and we were expecting to rough it a little, but for a variety of reasons we moved on. We booked into room 4. Whilst the bathroom was modern, the smell coming from the shower was horrendous and this room obviously has... More 

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