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Hotel Alda Algalia

1.0 of 5 Plaza Algalia de Arriba 5, 15703 Santiago de Compostela, Spain (Formerly Hotel MV Algalia)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed her for 4 nights over the new year and thought this was a great find. Good location, good value, and beautifully decorated (Its two old houses – with lots of details like big granite fireplaces). It’s quite simple (e.g. there may not always be someone on reception / you have a door code) but we were made so... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Stayed with two other couples in this fantastic little hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful the room was lovely, spacious and clean. The hotel is close to all the big attractions. I woulod stay again and recommend it to anyone.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

A party of 6 of us have just returned from Santiago and we stayed at this hotel. Can't fault it. The staff were very friendly unlike another reviewers opinion. Rooms were spacious and very clean. It's location is brilliant, very close to the cathedral and quaint old town streets, without being in the bit that I would imagine can be... More 

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Saluda, NC
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Very pleasant Staff, clean rooms, nice decor, basic. Things I'm accustomed to (added amenities) are wanting: extra towels, safe, mini-fridge. Lack of air conditioning requires open windows, letting street noise in. 10-minute Walk to the Cathedral of Saint James (Santiago). Lots of quaint, narrow streets with an abundance of restaurants/tapas bars and/or shopping close by. Difficult to find, more difficult... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This hotel provided us a good base to enjoy the city. It is nothing special, but it is clean and comfortable. A bit noisy late at night outside on the street, so light sleepers be advised. There is no one at the desk after 7 pm, but that was not a problem for us. The biggest problem we had was... More 

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96 reviews 96 reviews
36 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Just finished the Camino and needed a room. I was booked the following day at Algalia but no room in the inn that day and it was raining. In 5 minutes they had me a room and was even being picked up. Next day I was at the hotel and had a great room but service is limited between 10pm... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Just finished camino so paid for premium room as a treat. On arrival owner tried to put me in basic room. Had to argue with her via Google translate to try and get room i paid for. Got put in better room but still not room i paid for. Not the end of the camino i wanted. Booked for room... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Don't let the one star rating of this hotel put you off, it is very traditional and has had a immaculate renovation. Stayed in a double and a triple both were beautifully decorated and had lovely exposed beams, French doors looked out over the street at the back and had a huge tv, only complaint no air con. Free wifi... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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99 reviews 99 reviews
15 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I would have given this four stars, but while taking a shower the temperature kept changing from the temperature I'd set it to freezing cold. It probably had to do with someone else using water at the same time, but for me this just isn't acceptable in a hotel. That said, the room was beautiful and clean, the bed very... More 

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Clare, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
44 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Initially a tad difficult to find - head for Praca Cervantes & the street runs off there. We were assigned Room 406 - spacious, doors which opened onto a tiny balcony. As mentioned in other posts, the elevator only goes to the 3rd floor - we weren't bothered as we were happy to use the stairs. A good location, close... More 

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Address: Plaza Algalia de Arriba 5, 15703 Santiago de Compostela, Spain (Formerly Hotel MV Algalia)
Location: Spain > Galicia > A Coruna Province > Santiago de Compostela
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Alda Algalia 1*
Number of rooms: 15
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