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Hotel Alcazar

3.0 of 5 Avenida Iparralde, 11, 20302 Irun, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The hotel is quite basic, dark, and with old-fashioned furniture. The room was tolerable, but the attitude of the staff was not. They were unhelpful when I was looking for somewhere to eat in the evening, and in the morning I could not have breakfast (which they advertise as 6 euros) because 'there were only three rooms occupied'. After some... More 

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Garstang, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Arriving in Irun by train from Paris we took a taxi to the hotel as it was raining heavily. The hotel was dark and old fashioned, surrounded by trees and we were initially not impressed. But the staff were helpful and the room OK. They are obviously refurbishing much of the hotel and it needs it. It was convenient, close... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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296 reviews 296 reviews
221 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

It's old fashioned, dark woods, needs some refurbs in the rooms but is nonetheless super clean, very very nice and helpful people and good situation for the beauty of Hondarribia. A 10 euro ride to the airport, and overall really okay!

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London, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
64 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

This is a simple hotel, a little old-fashioned even, but it's reasonably comfortable, conveniently-located (about 20 minutes' walk from both Irún and Hendaye railway stations) and the staff were very friendly and helpful. We were a little apprehensive about our late arrival (11.30pm) at the hotel but it was no problem: the receptionist was expecting us and checked us in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

We usually stay at The Ibis when stopping off in Irun, but this time we thought that we would try The Alcazar as it was near to the town centre with lots of dining options within walking distance.Big mistake! Some reviewers have described this place as 'cosy', well the reality is that the hotel is shabby, dated and very tired.... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012 via mobile

This hotel is a nice friendly hotel -- older-- family style-- but well maintained -- very nice staff. The hotel is located very near shopping and markets and is very easy to find. The grounds are very well kept and there is free parking. As the hotel is in a damp area there is a musty smell in the lobby... More 

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Temecula, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

The Alcazar Hotel is a quite near the French border with easy access not only to Bayonne, Biarritz, etc in France but also to the Spanish destinations of San Sebastian, Fuenterrabia and others. The hotel has been family-owned and run for many years and has a very comfortable ambiance in the public rooms. It is a traditional small hotel with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

Arrived in Irún late from Paris on a wet night and needed a hotel, and very luckily they had a room available for a decent price. Very friendly lady on the reception desk, much appreciated after walking in the rain and the long train journey from Paris. Style of the hotel was traditional and very cosy, polished floor boards and... More 

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Paris
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2010

Travelling in the Basque Country with my girlfriend, we chose this cozy hotel in Irun as our headquarter because it is located in the centre of the city and it was not expensive. It was an excellent choice, familiar and charming. From there, we visited Hondarribia, San Sebastian, Bilabo, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Hendaye, Bayona. Very nice trip. We knew about the nice... More 

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Billings, MT
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2010

it's like staying in your grandma's house! Beautiful little hotel with modern rooms. Affordable cost, free internet, friendly staff, free internet in the "business center." Excellent shopping within walking distance. This little place is worth checking out!

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Address: Avenida Iparralde, 11, 20302 Irun, Spain
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Location: Spain > Basque Country > Guipuzcoa Province > Irun
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alcazar 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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