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Parador "Hostal San Marcos" de Leon

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plaza de San Marcos 7, 24001 Leon, Spain
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Ranked #2 of 35 hotels in Leon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for a Saturday and Sunday night as a friend was getting married in Leon. The hotel is in a magnificent building and the room we stayed in was large, comfortable and had a nice balcony. Parking was easy and secure. The only real problem was the noise. The room was so noisy! We could hear everything that people... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Arrived to Leon on a hot day and checked in to pre-booked rooms overlooking front square. Manager had left a welcome card in rooms with welcome bottle of water ad chocoloates.This Paradore is lovely and we sat outside on terrace overlooking river where we had a super lunch before setting out and visiting cathedral. Dinner in the evening was very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our trip around northern Spain brought us to Leon and the Hostal San Marcos. Although this is a parador, the size and magnificence of the Hostal took our breath away. What a fabulous building and as we discovered, what a history. We arrived and parked outside the main entrance to unload. A secure long term car park is located on... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a couple of nights on our way back to the Bilbao ferry from Galicia. The hotel is magnificent. When you arrive just drive up to the front door (although it looks that you can't!). You can drop off your bags and either take the your car to the car park (free) or they will valet park... More

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is absolutely amazing - like staying in a palace/museum. We had a nice big westerly facing room (virtually a junior suite) with balcony overlooking gardens. We dined both evenings on the terrace overlooking the river - not the main dining room - as the weather was exceptionally hot. Good value. Hotel is well located for a stroll into the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like the pictures, then you will love your stay. Its like spending the night in a museum. We spent over a 1/2 hour just walking around and exploring. The rooms are large and quiet and the bed comfy for European standards. The breakfast buffet was included in the price and it was also very good, free on sight... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel in 70s/80s but now it's not up today. El Parador de Leon needs a great reform of the rooms (old beds and furniture need to be replace) to hold high class 5 stars GL. We're in a room with my wife and twi sons. Service very helpfull. Rich breakfast with all you can wish in a good hotel.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been before in Paradores and we have the same feeling that excellent monumental palaces lack maintenance and cleaning to keep the charm. This one is no exception. The rooms are spacious but it seems that the last time vacumm cleaning was done and the courtains washed was too long ago. We thought that allergic people should avoid this... More

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Agustin M, Director General at Parador "Hostal San Marcos" de Leon, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Rjfm1958, Thanks for taking extra time and included your opinión in this travellers fórum. I do apologies for the manteinance issues during your last stay. We are working in a yeraly manteinance plan to improve the quality of our accomodations however the traditional style will be present as part of our indentity. We do celebrate that you apreciated... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You cant believe that your hotel is inside a two star stop in. Michelin. The magnificent cloister is beautiful and is part of this hotel. The rooms are regular, but very clean and well kept. The restaurant is typical and the waiters very helpful even at 11 pm at night.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having previously walked the Camino with a friend I took my wife on a return trip to drive over the route. I had stayed in 2 of the best Paradors on the last trip 4 years ago this one in Leon and the other in Santiago de Compestela. The Hostal San Marco's has a great setting on an enormous Square,... 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*
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