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El Secreto de Ollo

#9 of 112 Hotels in Navarra
Certificate of Excellence
C/Santo Tomas 8 | Ollo, 31172 , Spain
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Crawley Down
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We stayed at El Secreto for 2 nights in September. It is in a fabulous, secluded location in a very small farming community. The furnishing is very "shabby chic" with a unique style. Maria, the manageress, was very hospitable, we dined there both nights and were treated to fabulous local cuisine in a 5 course meal including wine! The surrounding... More 

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London
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15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed here for just one night during our honeymoon. It is very close to Pamplona, but a world away. The house has been restored with a lot of personal touches. We stayed in the El Secreto suite which is very large, and has a lovely, romantic feel. Beds were very comfy. We went on a great 2-3 hour hike... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed in Ollo in the summer of 2013 at the end of a trip down through France. The greeting we received from Arantza was like we were rwturning family rather than guests. The rooms were excellent being roomy and beautifully decorated, a really peaceful and relaxing place to stay. The views over the "hidden" valley just added to the... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We enjoyed our stay here as much as everyone who wrote a rave review. Ollo is in a very small village with no other facilities so if you're not eating in (and why would you want to eat anywhere else) you will have quite a drive. It is also at the head of the valley so you will leave along... More 

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Houston, TX
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

We spent 1 night in this hotel while we were visiting Pamplona and wish we could have stayed longer. The hotel is located in the tiny and quiet town of Ollo, about 20 minutes from Pamplona. So if you want to get away from the big city, but be nearby, this is the place for you. The hotel is a... More 

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Indonesia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013 via mobile

Arantxa and her small team keep a beautiful house hotel in Ollo. Very eclectic but it all seems like a house more than a hotel. Don't miss the home cooked meals which were exceptional. The area is covered in walking tracks and the landscape is beautiful.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

My husband and I spent just one night at El Secreto and it was perfect. Arantxa and Pablo were the best hosts, and we felt so welcomed. As soon as we came in, we knew we had chosen the right place to spend the night. El Secreto is modern yet classy, and it is decorated so tastefully that you feel... More 

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
21 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Hotel El Secreto, is a lovely old manor house, refurbished but still squeaky floorboards ! We stayed in a suite which was lovely and large, lovely big four poster bed, several sofas and a large wardrobe, no air con, bit warm. Dinner was served out in the small paved garden patio, no menu, so it was a surprise for each... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

This was perhaps the most peaceful and charming place I have ever stayed. It was a welcome respite from the insanity of San Fermin in nearby Pamplona, and one of the highlights of our recent trip to Spain. The hosts are truly wonderful people who made us feel at home, and the food was spectacular. The accommodations are comfortable and... More 

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Arantzagonzalez, Propietario at El Secreto de Ollo, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind feedback. We look forward seeing you in the future. We are very glad you enjoyed your stay in our home. Kindest regards Arantza&Pablo More 

Balcombe, United Kingdom
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95 reviews 95 reviews
63 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

This property is probably the strangest place that I have ever stayed in. It is like being invited to stay a night at a friends house, and whilst there are certain shortcomings and faults, you enjoy your friends hospitality so much that you overlook everything which is wrong and focus on how charming the overall experience was. We arrived at... More 

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Arantzagonzalez, Propietario at El Secreto de Ollo, responded to this review

Thanks so much for you nice feedback. We really enjoy knowing you and happy to know you were happy with your stay. Sorry about the TV signal. We have checked it and it seems the previous guest switch the mode to analogic TV when we have cable TV. Since we have cable TV, the reception here is really good. On... More 

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