We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel R. Castellano III

C/ San Francisco Javier, 2-4, 37003 Salamanca, Spain
Hotel amenities
Hotel R. Castellano III
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Ranked #52 of 70 Hotels in Salamanca
A recent review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013
John R France
Add Photo Write a Review

52 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    4
    17
    18
    8
    5
See reviews for
6
33
2
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (52)
  • Mar-May only
    (11)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (19)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (15)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (7)
All months
France
Level Contributor
30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Spent a 3 nights here 23/24/25 Sep on a Groupon Promotion. A pleasant enough hotel and on edge of historic area of Salamanca - 10 mins walk from main sites. Used the underground car park which was worth the 10 euro a day due to volume of cars and parking problems in the city. Hotel reception was helpful on arrival... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
West Sussex
Level Contributor
52 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

I stayed two nights in this hotel. It is a typical 3* tourist hotel. If you are part of a group you will receive sub-standard breakfasts (which I witnessed), if you are individuals your breakfast will be a buffet. The bedrooms are of a good size and clean. I don't see the point of a mini-bar as it was locked... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Madrid, Spain
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

I really had a bad experience in that hotel, the people in the hotel reception are very unpolite, I could not sleep well, the room was ugly and dark. the hotel is very old. I had a reservation of a room with one matrimonial bed, even though I called and they confirmed it, when I reached the hotel they told... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers are raving about these Salamanca hotels

Romney Marsh
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

We were not permitted to use the restaurant as we were not part of a group. We were directed to the cafeteria which was heaving with football fans watching a Barcelona game. Very, very noisy. Although the staff were very nice we did not get the food we ordered, I.e. Spanish omelette ordered (pointed to on menu), beef & chips... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Barcelona, Spain
Level Contributor
46 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

We spent 2 nights here. You can tell the hotel is pretty old from the way it is furnished, but its well maintained, room and bathroom are clean and comfortable. Enough space, with a desk, tv, refrigerator and iron type thing. Full bathroom, tub, toilet, sink with counter and bidet (although the toilet and bidet are almost directly across from... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newton Abbot, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
76 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

We stayed here for one night as part of a coach tour to Portugal. Bags were quickly delivered to the room. A set meal was provided which was very tasty. Local people were eating there so it must have been ok. Our room was quiet and comfortable with shutters that allowed complete blackness. The hotel is very well located to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
china
Level Contributor
65 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

The hotel is centrally located, less than ten minutes walk to the City centre, plaza mayor,which must be visited after dark when the lights are lit and the whole square is illuminated. So beautiful. Vert expensive to drink or eat on the square, though. The entrance and lobby of the hotel is dark and musty, but don't be put off... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

We recently made our 3rd overnight stop at this hotel and we would stay there again. We get underground parking for our motorbike so it doesn't need to stand out in the street. All the rooms we've had have been spacious and the bathrooms are clean and bright. It is within easy walking distance of the Plaza Mayor and all... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Galway, Ireland
Level Contributor
14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

I spent three nights here in July 2011, I had a single room that was of a reasonable size and reasonably furnished, and was thoroughly cleaned every day. The staff were helpful and had excellent English. The hotel does lack "character" but other than that I have no complaints, and wopuld happily stay there again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wakefield, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2011

Staff were rude, sarcastic and argumentative over a car park issue resulting in cancellation of the reservation. I would not advise anyone to stay here. A day later I arrived in another hotel in another country and were greeted by friendly, helpful staff who could not be more welcoming. This confimed how utterly poor the service in the Castellano was.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

30 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (15)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (15)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Salamanca hotels
0.3 mi away
Hotel Castellano I
Hotel Castellano I
#38 of 70 in Salamanca
4.0 of 5 stars 61 reviews
0.2 mi away
Ibis Salamanca
Ibis Salamanca
#22 of 70 in Salamanca
4.0 of 5 stars 515 reviews
1.5 mi away
Fenix
Fenix
#55 of 70 in Salamanca
3.0 of 5 stars 19 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 mi away
Hotel Petit Palace Las Torres
0.5 mi away
Silken Rona Dalba Hotel
Silken Rona Dalba Hotel
#50 of 70 in Salamanca
3.0 of 5 stars 199 reviews
0.4 mi away
Room Mate Vega
Room Mate Vega
#12 of 70 in Salamanca
4.0 of 5 stars 567 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Price Your Stay