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Hotel Alfonso VIII de Cuenca

C/ Parque San Julian, 3, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Belek, Turkey
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Very nice hotel, nice personal at the desk. Very nice views from the restaurant. A pitty that they dont have a bar at the restaurant but there are enough restaurant and bars in nearby. Very nice town and well worth visiting.

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Cartagena, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

The staff at Alphonso V111 are lovely and very helpful and the panoramic restaurant is great with very good food, but, the interior of the hotel has nil character. The foyer has no seats and is in the stairwell, the rooms are clean with minibar but feel lifeless. I stress this is only my thoughts as the staff were brilliant... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

When we first saw this hotel it did not look very enticing from the outside. However it was so much better inside. It was clean, comfortable and everything we could want for an overnight stay. It was not the most modern or glamorous that we stayed in but we had no complaints with the amenity. The town was very interesting... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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58 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

This hotel is beside the wonderful old town of Cuenca and very close to several excellent restaurants and bars. My room (506) was comfortable, quiet, and clean. The breakfast was OK apart from very poor coffee, but the view from the top-floor restaurant over the old town is stunning. There are a few things that spoilt my stay. There is... More 

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Berkeley, California
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

we stayed here during the semana santa in March 2013. The wifi was a bit spotty, that's why I give 4 stars instead of 5. The service was great, they speak English pretty well, the room was clean and a good size for European standards. The breakfast buffet was excellent (if you just want the spanish breakfast of pureed tomatoes,... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Very small room, cigarette burn on bedspread. No door on room safe, had it worked would have cost an extra €6 per day! Bathroom very strange, solid wall along 3/4 of the bath with the shower attached to it. No overhead light it was like showering in a very small dark cupboard. Cracked tiles in bathroom and very grey thread... More 

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Felbridge, United Kingdom
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72 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Stayed here for a couple of nights recently. Large free car park less than 10 mins walk away. Hotel is opposite a small park, and we had a room overlooking this. Receptionist very friendly and speaks good English, and is very helpful with restaurant recommendations. Room a good size with a decent bathroom with a selection of toiletries and all... More 

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46 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

At first sight, this hotel looked a little down-at-heel from the outside and in the reception area but our room was absolutely fine, very clean, quiet and comfortable. We had a great view of the Parque and the Old Town. The receptionist was very friendly and helpful, spoke good English but very patiently allowed us to prcatice our Spanish. Breakfast... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

Stopped by en route from Madrid to Seville by train in the middle of nowhere to this must see World Heritage Site. The hotel is overlooking the park in the centre of the new town with amazing view of the old town. Sixth floor room actually a marble suite just for the two of us, absolutely brilliant and great value.... More 

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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2012

The hotel reception is small and we expected the same from our room but it was quite spacious very clean and had an amazing view (we were on the 6th floor ... and there are lifts!) over the tops of the trees in the square and towards the old town. It is in the newer bit of town and you... More 

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