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Parador "Hostal San Marcos" de Leon

5.0 of 5 Plaza de San Marcos 7, 24001 Leon, Spain
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to recover some of that well deserved sense of reasonable entitlement you have earned as a lifetime, dedicated, hard working son/daughter, father/mother, friend, responsible citizen and professional, please give yourself the opportunity to stay in Parador San Marcos, León, España, at least for two or three nights. You will not regret it. It is a marvelous arquitecture... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

El Parador de Leon is a must see place even if you don't stay there. Rooms are clean,comfortable beds and beautifully furnished all through out. The building It self is stunning and it is like a museum in it self. The foyer is so beautiful and inviting, there is a church attached to the building and a small museum.The food... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
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89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful building houses elegant hotel rooms in the old section (the new section looks very nice, but is just an ordinary hotel). We had a huge room with canopies over the beds, a terrace that gave onto the Plaza San Marcos, a well equipped bath and an entry hall that blocked out any possible noise from the cloister. A beautiful... More

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Waterford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i passed this building last year while walking the Camino Frances. Actually thought the whole building was a museum. returned to Leon while in northern Portugal and had a beautiful stay at this Parador. Public spaces are ancient and museum-like but very comfortable. Rooms very nice but not ostentatious. Restaurant excellent and really good value . Only downside for me... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a beautiful monumental hotel this is, so pleasing to see a classic historical building being put to good use...with a living museum adjoining the Hotel it boasts a chapter house, a library and Church that you can wander to and from at your own leisure....and it really does feel quite indulgent and extraordinary to stay amongst the Cloisters of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since seeing the movie, The Way and deciding I wanted to walk the Camino de Santiago, I knew staying at the Parador Leon had to be included in my Camino experience. I'm so glad I allowed myself this indulgence. Both the hotel and the adjoining San Marcos were beautiful and filled with history. I found the room and bath to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beautiful hotel/ex-monastery was built starting in the 16th century.The cloister and church next door are a must to visit. Make sure you read all of details about the history on the walls around the cloister. Ask to stay in the old part of the hotel because the newer part (1970's) is not a good addition to this beautiful building.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed a couple of nights. The cloister is very good but wouldn't expect anything else from a Parador. Breakfast was amazing. Room was great. The staff was very helpful. Thank god for gps though. It was a bit difficult to find.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

During my pilgrimage on the Camino de Santiago I stopped for two nights at the Parador. What an amazing experience. The palacial building filled my with awe before I set foot inside. The check-in was efficient and friendly and the clerk was happy to organize an in-room massage and guide me to a couple of stores I needed to find... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

After weeks on The Camino as a walking pilgrim and having stayed at albergues along the way, I decided to treat myself to two nights at this Parador. Other friends of mine heard what I was doing and they booked as well. The Parador offers a pilgrim rate, which is ridiculously great. For 187 euro, I had two nights that... More

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Address: Plaza de San Marcos 7, 24001 Leon, Spain
Location: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Leon > Leon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:5 star — Parador "Hostal San Marcos" de Leon 5*
Number of rooms: 203
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Also Known As:
Parador De Leon Hotel Leon
Parador De Leon León
Parador De Leon Hotel León

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