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Molino Galochas

Villavante, 24393 Leon, Spain
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Molino Galochas
Ranked #3 of 20 Leon B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Kansas City, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a delightfully unique experience at Molino Galochas. After arriving we enjoyed a delicious home cooked dinner and then slept in the "Honeymoon Cottage". We watched the pilgrims depart to continue their walk on the Camino, before enjoying an excellent breakfast. Mercedes, our host, was so enthusiastic and so eager to help and please. She provided us with... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Mercedes and Maximo were superb hosts. When we arrived after a 31+km walk with a large blister I was offered a cool drink, encouraged to relax and soak my feet in a basin of cool water. After a shower Maximo drove us to the Centro de Salud so that I could get my foot seen to. Mercedes took me back... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

I stumbled upon this in my walk of the Camino in October 2013 - trying to find a way to break up an otherwise long walk - what a wonderful find. Mercedes and her husband could not have been more welcoming, helpful and fabulous if they had tried! The situation is excellent and really there was nothing one could have... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Mercedes came to fetch us from Villar de Mazerife and made us feel so welcome in her home. Rooms were spotless, dinner was fine home cooking ( red peppers from her garden), along with a bottle of Cava to celebrate a fellow pilgrim's birthday. Absolutely gorgeous setting, and truly hospitable people.

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34 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

This place is truly stunning. What a gorgeous friendly couple and what an amazing place they have renovated here. After a VERY hot and long day on the camino we truly found an oasis. The dinner was one of the best of our whole visit to Spain, I am vegetarian and that was absolutely no trouble (unlike some of the... More

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dublin
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013 via mobile

This Casa Rural is really special. We stayed for one night in June when we were walking part of the Camino de Santiago . Mercedes and her husband have a beautiful home and you feel their warmth from the moment you arrive. We were offered water and beer for free, a chilled glass and some crackers , very welcome after... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

This property requires extra effort on the Camino, but worth every extra step! It is a beautifully restored home and you are welcomed with the attention of a family member and friend. It is peaceful, pastoral, and perfect! The owners know their business: make the pilgrim and traveler feel at home! Immediately you are welcomed with something to drink, and... More

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Alexandria, Virginia
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9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

The owners are extremely hospitable and welcoming and guests made to feel at home. Property is exceptional. Dinner was ample and delicious. Well worth a stay while on El Camino or any other opportunity.

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Rathmullan, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

I walked the Camino Francés in September/October this year and found Molino Galochas mentioned in John Brierley's guide to the Camino. I was tired and needed a good night's rest and a bit of peace. No sooner had I come to the door than I was put sitting in the sun, a cool beer put in my hand with walnuts... More

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Iowa City, Ia
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9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

This casa rural is a bit off of the beaten track but ever so homey. Mercedes welcomed us with drinks and a snack and cooked us a hearty meal in the evening. If anyone was born to be a host of a B&B it is Mercedes. The house is full of antiques, including the trademark “golacho” wooden shoes they use... More

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Address: Villavante, 24393 Leon, Spain
Location: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Leon > Leon

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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