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Hotel el Castillo

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Avenida El Castillo 115, 24400 Ponferrada, Spain
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Ranked #5 of 15 Hotels in Ponferrada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Luis Potosi, Mexico
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

this hotel was booked by Camino Ways as part of our cycling tour of the Santiago de Compostela. I would rate it a three star hotel. Receptionist on arrival was friendly and the receptionist on our departure the next morning was super helpful. the hotel is nicely located next to one of the main attractions in Ponferrada, which is the... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We stayed here one night on a group pilgrimage tour. The rooms were spacious and clean, the beds comfy. Dinner was one of the best meals we've had in Spain, the breakfast was fine. The location is perfect - opposite the castle and old town area with its bars and cafes. Our room at the back was very quiet and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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171 reviews 171 reviews
80 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

We stayed here overnight while walking the Camino de Santiago. Good location just a few minutes from the Templar Castle. A good room complete with a bath, which is great after a long walk. On the path , so easy to find.

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New York City, New York
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229 reviews 229 reviews
51 hotel reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

An all around great stay. From the 3 minute check-in to the pristine room to the full midday meal at the restaurant. The hotel is near (around the corner from) the castle and the pedestrian mall of the old city. Gracious staff and spacious room. The hotel is relatively new and thus nice. I chose from the "Meal of the... More

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St. John's, Newfoundland
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84 reviews 84 reviews
14 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013 via mobile

Comfy all around. Friendly staff. Stayed two nights. No complaints. Didnt eat in the restaurant. No complaints. Love the tub. Noisy with windows open. Close to castle and center of town. Great people helped me find banking machine. Nice place and hotel. Free admission to museums and castle on Wednesdays.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

Stayed at this hotel for one night during a biking holiday. The staff were friendly and helpful. Room was basic, clean and quiet (room on the side of the hotel). Good, secure underground parking. Downside was the almost non-existent breakfast in the public bar. However, this is not a problem, as there are plenty of bars in the area that... More

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Port Hueneme, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

This is the second year we have stayed while walking the Camino. Nice modern hotel with reasonable prices. English language channels on the telly.

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San Francisco
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Some pluses: the shower was great and it was close to the castle. The minuses: unwelcoming check-in process, hard beds, and generally unfriendly staff. As we were walking the Camino, we wanted to relax. As soon as we arrived, we were treated as unwelcome guests. Trying to sleep, we were assaulted by super hard beds. It was not a pleasant... More

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Torrevieja, Spain
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62 reviews 62 reviews
41 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Location is the best! It`s trifling matter to go to the casttle from the hotel! Just 1-2 minutes! Hotel is good. Big room and clean, good bath. Breakfast and stuff not so. You should ask what you want in Spanish(because it`s one Lenguage here) and may by(if you`re spell all the all correct ) you can got it! Because, they... More

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16 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

Good value here, secure car-parking, nice room, light breakfast ok. We had a nice dinner in the restaurant of the hotel.Not much English spoken but we all managed.

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Address: Avenida El Castillo 115, 24400 Ponferrada, Spain
Location: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Leon > Ponferrada
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel el Castillo 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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