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Hotel Temple Ponferrada

Avda de Portugal 2 | Camino de Santiago, 24400 Ponferrada, Spain
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Fagernes, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Excellent staff and perfect location, and Ponferrada was amazing :-) Nice hotel and the room was nice and clean with perfect view We really like to visit Temple Hotel and Ponferrada again ! Thanks a lot :-)

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We were doing the Camino de Santiago, and decided it may be desirable to have some 4 star comfort for our night in Ponferrada. The Temple was a 4 star sewer. The stench of sewage in our room was profound. Luckily we were able to relieve the smell by opening the windows. The hotel breakfast was extremely limited, and was... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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90 hotel reviews
205 helpful votes 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

It is not a budget hotel, however for a Hotel of its class I think I did well with the cost of my room. I had checked out a couple of city centre hotels, who for the price they wanted were not offering anything with character. Whilst this was a bit dearer than those, the hotel standard was much better.... More 

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Gosford, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

The building has an interesting design dating back to the sixties with an impression of a mini castle. The rooms were dated and in need of an upgrade. Unfortunately our strongest impression was of stale cigarette smoke in our rooms. The staff were helpful, its biggest plus was its closeness to the town and shops.

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Recepcion_Hotel, Director de Recepción at Hotel Temple Ponferrada, responded to this review

First, we would like to thank you for your comment. We always try to make our best. We know the hotel is not the newest in Ponferrada, but we have remodelate most of floors. In fact we are now improving all deficences we could have in the past to make our guests stay the most comfortable possible. Best regards from... More 

Spain
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

The 4 stars are undeserved. Really. When I asked for the price of the single room, I was surprised it was 55 € for a four star, I thought it was maybe due to low season and weekday rate. The room is ugly, but very much in the old Castilian style, so I thought, OK, I do not share the... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

The best thing i could say about The Temple Hotel would be that it is conveninently located to the RENF train station. This hotel was disappointing being my first night on the Camino. Expecting something somewhat romantic and charming but the description of its interior decoration i found something a little sad and dreary that would benefit from more lighting.... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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76 reviews 76 reviews
20 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

A curious mock-medieval hotel which has a definite 70's look and I hope they keep it that way. It's a good 10 minutes walk to the Castle and the 'Casco viejo' where all the tapa bars are. Our room was fine and we had a good night's rest. The bar is truly retro and marvellous. Breakfast was a little unimaginative,... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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155 reviews 155 reviews
146 hotel reviews
328 helpful votes 328 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

I actually think this enjoyable hotel is in a better location than the old city. Not only are you two minutes walk from the railway station, and across from a park, but you are also right by lots of great restaurants. The old city is extremely boring, and I definitely wouldn't have wanted to be there at night. The main... More 

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Madrid
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86 reviews 86 reviews
42 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2007

The building looks like a manor and it's full of old carpets and massive furniture (and even a few armours!). Our room was small and spartan, the bed was hard, the TV set very small and the bathroom looked exactly like in 1978, which is when I last stayed here. The hotel is 1.6 km away from the historic city... More 

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