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Abba Fonseca Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plaza San Blas 2, 37007 Salamanca, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sacramento, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed two nights on a two-week guided tour. The rooms was very comfortable and the staff was helpful. Very good value, I believe. Our favorite moment was the late night walk through the city, only a short few blocks from our hotel. Salamanca is on the Via De Santiago and would be a nice stop for hikers.

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Dublin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is a comfortable hotel, with a relatively decent breakfast, big clean rooms, free wifi. I had a room with a balcony overlooking the square which was nice, though not big enough to lounge about on. The location is great...just a couple of minutes walk to the centre of the admittedly small city. The hotel is a converted old building,... More

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Marietta, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

A nice hotel in a great location in Salamanca. Recently visited and enjoyed our 1 night in Salamanca. The staff was very helpful and accomadating and if you are going to Salamanca - call ahead and reserve room 312. The room has incredible views of the Cathedral.

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Heathfield
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

A typical, well-appointed, luxury city centre hotel - reassuring or characterless depending on your point of view. We did have a lovely room with outstanding view of the university & cathedral. Room service was efficient but very limited at certain times of the day such as 7.30pm. Breakfast much as anticipated for self service buffet style - plastic ham and... More

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Toronto, Canada
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The Abba Fonseca is a quiet comfortable hotel with lovely views close to all city sights. The room was spacious with a clean and well appointed bathroom. Although the recommended rooms with views of the cathedrals, 212 and 312, were not available we had a pleasant room, 311, with a view of nesting storks on an adjoining historical building. Good... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

In town for a 3-week course at the University of Salamanca, I stayed at the Abba Fonseca as a base of operations. It's ideally located across the street from the Hospederia Fonseca where classes are held, and a short walk from the Plaza Mayor and everything else in the old city center. The room is adequate size, clean and well... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

This hotel had a decent room in a nice quiet area of town. The location is wonderful. Just a five minute walk from Plaza Mayor. It was nice to be able to look out our window and see the old and new cathedrals. The room was clean, simple and spacious. However, the people at the reception did not seem very... More

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Kent, England
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91 reviews 91 reviews
15 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Being a fan of the Abba hotel chain we decided to stay at the Abba Fonseca after our two nights at the Abba Burgos. The Abba Fonseca is an ideally situated hotel with superb views. Having read previous reviews on Tripadvisors we requested either Room 212 or 312. We were very fortunate as we were allocated Room 212 for our... More

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Brisbane
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Lovely hotel, comfortable room, excellent view overlooking Salamanca and its grand buildings. Eat in-house for your evening meals and enjoy the menu-of-the-day - excellent value with wine included - good value for your money. Hotel is in the old part of the city, just on the border of the new part of the city. Felt safe and comfortable here.

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Barry
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65 reviews 65 reviews
26 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

We had a birthday to celebrate, and asked for a room with a view - and we got one, so breath-taking that we spent one evening in the room just looking out! There was no extra price for this, either. The room was large and comfy. A nice side is also the Jacuzzi/sauna after a long walks in town. For... More

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Address: Plaza San Blas 2, 37007 Salamanca, Spain
Location: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Salamanca > Salamanca
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Hotel Class:4 star — Abba Fonseca Hotel 4*
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Located in the historic centre of this city, Abba Fonseca is a contemporary-style hotel with an old stone façade, providing spacious and cheerful bedrooms. Providing views of the magnificent cathedral in Salamanca, this is the perfect hotel from which to admire this historical city. With an on-site gym, in Abba Fonseca you can get active in this hotel. After some exercise you can unwind in the small spa facility, with sauna and hot tub. Return to the hotel in the evening for a light snack or a 3-course meal with friends or colleagues. Then head to the bar, terrace or café for a drink and a chat. Parking is available on site for an additional cost. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout. ... more   less 
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