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El Rastro Hotel

C/ Cepedas s/n, Avila, Spain
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Ranked #3 of 20 Avila B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Hotel El Rastro is just inside the Paseo El Rastro gate of the walls of Avila. It is conveniently located and you can easily walk anywhere inside the walled city. My single room was small, but clean and comfortable. The only windows looked out into a tall air shaft so there was little light or ventilation. The room had a... More

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Eastern Long Island
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

If you book for a single person you'll probably get one of the rooms looking out on an air shaft, with little natural light or ventilation. Also, the key system is annoying, because the card for the lights can't be separated from the room key, which you need to use to lock your door at night when you go to... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Hotel el Rastro is within the city walls, a great spot for walking around Avila. The room with double bed was very roomy, as was the bathroom. Our room overlooked the street, but Avila, at least in chilly April, was not noisy at night, and the windows have wooden shutters. While the hotel does not have parking, there is on-street... More

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London, United Kingdom
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426 reviews 426 reviews
43 hotel reviews
379 helpful votes 379 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Staying at El Rastro Hotel for two nights for friends's wedding. The location was very convenient inside the historical town and everywhere is walkable from the hotel. Our room was third floor facing the street and it got plenty of sunshines and nice view. We quite enjoyed staying there with great atmosphere. Downside was TV does not work properly. We... More

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San Diego, CA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2011

Great location, inside the walled Old Town of Avila. The rooms are clean and newly remodeled, in keeping with the old style of the area with stone walls, beamed ceilings and heavy wooden shutters on the windows, perfect for sleeping. Our views were very pretty and there was free parking right across the street and free Internet in the lobby.... More

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Scotland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2011

Well appointed hotel in good location. Breakfast of poor standard . No bar/snacks until 8.30pm. Restaurant very expensive, ate elsewhere on second night.

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Coimbra
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2010

Beautiful hotel in a fantastic city. Great location. Receptionist was very friendly on arrival . The room was big and rustic with a juliette balcony with pitoresc views. Breakfast was a bit disappointing. We don't recommend the restaurant (across the street) linked to this hotel. It's expensive and the foodis not remarckable.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2010

Stayed here for one night in the wonderful town of Avila. I have to say, this was one of the best hotels I've stayed in Spain. Great value, strategic location, comfortable beds and excellent service. Would definitely recommend El Rastro for anyone who is planning a visit to Avila! Also visit Meson El Rastro, a restaurant run by the hotel... More

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bristol
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2010

This charming little hotel is definitely a gem and one to stay in if you visit this fantastic city. Receptionist was friendly on arrival but we did have to carry our own bags to the room. The rooms were lovely and big with a juliette balcony and were made to look quite rustic. There was no fridge, bathrobes, iron or... More

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Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
28 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2010

We chose Avila as our base for visiting the 3 main cities/towns in the area ie Avila, Salamanca and Segovia and it turned out to be a great decision. The hotel was better than we expected even though it didn't meet our requirements of having a refrigerator or safety deposit box. Rooms were big, it was quiet, breakfast was good... More

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Address: C/ Cepedas s/n, Avila, Spain
Location: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Avila > Avila
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