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Ascend Collection Castillo Real

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   530 A1A Beach Boulevard, Saint Augustine Beach, Saint Augustine, FL 32080
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great staff and Location. Coffee in lobby 24/7 (wife loved this) Nice sized room with everything you need including free wifi. Big shower. Definitely worth the price! Telling me I need 200 characters to submit so it is

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Hartford, Connecticut
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited St Augustine for 3 nights. The first 2 nights we stayed in the heart of the historic district and then moved to the beach. The hotel and the rooms are decorated reminicient to its Spanish heritage. The rooms were exceptionally clean, large, and decorated with quality furniture and bed coverings. We had dinner at the restaurant and thought... More

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Bradenton, Florida
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123 reviews 123 reviews
16 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We feel so fortunate to find this wonderful hotel. The rooms are clean and well kept. Spacious and 3rd floor rooms have a huge spa tub. There is a nice dressing are and bathroom with a large walk in shower. The room darkening shades are fabulous. You think it is in the middle of the night and it might actually... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great stay at Castillo Real in St Augustine last July! The staff was very friendly and helpful. My only two disappointments were: 1. Breakfast was not included. Every Choice Hotel that I have stayed in so far has provided breakfast. We were not informed of this until we arrived at the hotel. 2. We were told the hotel was ocean... More

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Gainesville, Florida, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for a long weekend in early September of 2014. Amenities The staff was friendly. The room was very nice. The wifi was fast and free. The pool is somewhat small, but deep enough in one end to get you wet. The whirlpool hot tub was great for my aching muscles. Towels were available pool side in a... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 2 nights and loved the decor, cleanliness, friendly staff..in every area. Coffee available in room or in lobby (24) free. Breakfast is not free, but was very tasty. On the beach, so you have to drive to old town but we'd stay there again.

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Nicholasville, Kentucky
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258 reviews 258 reviews
19 hotel reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was really uncertain when I booked this through hot wire. Never heard of it. But we got a fantastic deal. I was very pleased upon arrival. Customer service was fantastic. Rooms were very spacious and clean. And you are very close to the beach, which was fantastic. It was the offseason so the price and atmosphere may differ at other... More

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Rachel D, General Manager at Ascend Collection Castillo Real, responded to this review

KentuckyDB, Thank you for giving us a chance. We are so happy that you really enjoyed your stay here and that we were able to accommodate your extra night. It is nice to know that you felt you got a good value and we hope to be able to see you again soon. More

The Hague, The Netherlands
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176 reviews 176 reviews
125 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Castillo Real is a nice hotel close to the beach in Saint Augustine Beach. It has spacious and clean rooms and clean bathrooms. There is a good restaurant and a small gym, a swimming pool, sauna and steam room. The staff at reception was friendly and helpful. There is free Wi-Fi and parking. For breakfast you can get a... More

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Rachel D, General Manager at Ascend Collection Castillo Real, responded to this review

Will de d, We are glad that overall you seemed to enjoy your time with us. The balcony rooms are an additional cost per night and are not our standard rooms, which is what you had booked. The location of your room had nothing to do with how you booked. We actually consider Rm 212 to be one of our... More

Smiths Grove, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We checked into the Castillo Real after we left the disgusting Holiday Isle. It was the best move of our vacation. The hotel is wonderful, and the staff was very friendly. The bed was very comfortable, and the shower was huge! Everything was very clean. Would definitely come back here if we are back in St Augustine.

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Rachel D, General Manager at Ascend Collection Castillo Real, responded to this review

Kellie B, Reading your review made us smile. We are so happy to know that we were able to take what started as a bad experience and transform it into something memorable, in a good way. We appreciate you taking the time to let people know how much you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to see you... More

Jacksonville, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At check in, the person was mildly friendly at best. We checked in, found our room on the 3rd floor. We booked an ocean view room - I will post pictures. We called for a taxi (for our 10th anniversary). No taxi came. 10 mikes away = no ride!! We finally just drove. Maybe tomorrow will be better. Not friendly... More

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Rachel D, General Manager at Ascend Collection Castillo Real, responded to this review

Maggie412, I am sorry to hear that your stay did not start out as well as you had hoped. I apologize that when we called the taxi for you, that they failed to arrive in a timely manner. I can assure that follow up calls were made, however we have no control over the independent taxi companies. We term all... More

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Address: 530 A1A Beach Boulevard, Saint Augustine Beach, Saint Augustine, FL 32080
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Location: United States > Florida > Saint Augustine > Saint Augustine Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ascend Collection Castillo Real 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Ascend Collection Castillo Real Hotel Saint Augustine Beach
Castillo Real Clarion Collection
Clarion Collection Saint Augustine Beach
Clarion Saint Augustine
Saint Augustine Clarion

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