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Hotel Arco de la Villa

2.0 of 5 Villa   |   Camino Nazari, s/n, 11688 Zahara de la Sierra, Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013
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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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52 reviews 52 reviews
27 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

The hotel is built into the mountain, directly below the castle. Parking on the roof in the sun lifted the spirits – the view over the lake and across to the church’s belltower promised a lot. On entering the door, however, this optimism seemed ill-placed. The inside of the hotel is charmless and out of date. A flight of steps... More

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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

We stayed two nights and loved it. The view from all the rooms is amazing. We loved Grazalema so much that we are going back . We are experienced global travelers and highly recommend the area and staying at this very special hotel. Excellent value for the money, check the promotional rates online

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

A "must-see" white village, Zahara de la Sierra is one of the most spectacularly situated villages in Spain. Hotel Arco de la Villa is a great destination hotel within the village. It is an attraction of itself. If you are looking for a unique place to stay with a breathtaking view and great value while you are traveling in Spain... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012 via mobile

We wanted to see rural Spain and swim in a lake in the mountains! Lovely hotel nestled on the rock face at the top of the village! Very friendly male host and good facilities! Big room and the most incredible view! Very glad we came! The village is so pretty with steep hills, lots of history and a lovely shop... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

The hotel is fab, all rooms with majical views over the valley and reservoir (great for a swim!) and is run by very friendly staff. The rooms are excellent as is breakfast faced with stunning views... but to be honest you won't be spending much time in the hotel!The village of Zahara is beautiful. The people are wonderful and the... More

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Granada, Spain
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

Very noisy room. Awful beds. Great location. Did not try food.

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Preston
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2011

We stayed a this hotel for 1 night as part of a travelling holiday around Andalusia earlier this month. The hotel Arco de la Villa has wonderful views over the reservoir from the bedroom windows and we found the room comfortable and very clean. We booked through Booking.com and after reading the reviews thought we may be in for a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2010

Unfourtunately the worse hotel in all the trip across Andalucia...Arrived very tired at dinner time, we were welcomed from a lazy guy at reception...The room was clean and nice but temperature is very cold inside!! Anyways we decided to stop at hotel for dinner and..what a pity...when I ask one dish for vegetarians, the boy (the same one at reception... More

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Copenhagen
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2009

I spend 2 nights in Arco de la villa's only single room in September 2009. This hotel is simply the best you find in Zahara - and this actually says a lot even though it's a small village! The view from all the rooms is breathtaking! The front desk and staff are present 24 hours, and they are very friendly,... More

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Portland, Oregon
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19 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2008

Stayed a Sunday night in mid-October '08 and felt that it was, overall, a good value. View from the room was truly spectacular - almost like flying it was so high up. The only issue we had was related to noise level due to (1) the cafeteria being directly overhead and (2) construction work (no power equipment - just talking... More

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Address: Camino Nazari, s/n, 11688 Zahara de la Sierra, Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Cadiz > Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park > Zahara de la Sierra
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Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Arco de la Villa 2*
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