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Real Monasterio San Zoilo

Calle Obispo Souto, s/n | Carrión de los Condes, 34120 Palencia, Spain
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Ranked #3 of 17 hotels in Palencia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dalgety Bay, Dunfermline
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Steps up and down into reception were a bit of a problem with heavy suitcases. No welcome from the receptionist as we checked in. Told us all rooms were the same size despite us reading lots of reviews to the contrary. However, we got a decent sized room. There was one incredibly uncomfortable metal chair and a very small desk... More

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Sydney, Australia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
44 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 via mobile

A bit out of town (15 min easy walk) this converted monastery is an amazing building. The rooms are fine, great value for the price I paid. Bathroom well equipped. Slow wifi available in a hallway outside my room but not in my room. It must be difficult in a building so old with thick walls. Reception was friendly but... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

A group of us stayed at Hotel Real Monasterio San Zoilo for 3 nights whilst travelling along the Camino to Santiago de Compostela. The hotel is part of a monastery and normally at this time of the year the hotel is shut as it is after the main season. However with a group of 28 people travelling they were very... More

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Surrey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
24 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

My tour party spent 3 nights in this hotel, and in general it was a good experience. The location and the buildings are beautiful. If not attached to a hotel, the cloister and chapel could be major tourist attractions in themselves. My husband and I were happy with our room, and the bathroom - with big, fast-running bath - was... More

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Gower, Wales
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53 reviews 53 reviews
47 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Stayed here for one night en-route from Lugo to Ezcaray in Rioja. Arrived to a beautiful old monastery and our bedroom was big and comfortable. The town itself is nice to walk around for a couple of hours. My only advice is not to go for half board like we did. The food in the restaurant was very nice and... More

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North Chicago, Illinois
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163 hotel reviews
299 helpful votes 299 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Regrettably my stay at this hotel was not a good experience. I had room 101, the first room on the corridor from the elevator. It was noisy. The room faced the pavement at the side of the hotel so there was essentially no view. Also it did not have curtains, so if I wanted privacy, I had to close the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

OK, the hotel is beautiful, the room is average, but the service in the "cafeteria" is just horrible. Frozen pizza, below average salad, and the one wait person was overwhelmed by 3 tables. We had to clear our own table. Sorely inadequate for this apparent level of hotel. We felt completely ignored. We chose the cafeteria because as pilgrims we... More

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York, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

What a lovely place to stay, superb building with lots of history. Nicely done rooms and well appointed bathrooms. Had a super meal in the restaurant nice little extra's at start and end of meal. Staff were both helpfull and pleasant and the setting is lovely. Only downside nobody tending bar at night.

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Mount Lawley, Australia
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80 reviews 80 reviews
30 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

This is a lovely building in a lovely location. We really enjoyed the ambiance. The reception staff were wonderful but the restaurant staff were a little stuck up. The room was very good with lots of space. The common areas were superb. We would stay here again but please, (i) get some nicer restaurant staff, and (ii) improve the meal... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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270 reviews 270 reviews
73 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

It helped that we had perfect weather for our overnight stay here, making the grounds lushness really stand out. We enjoyed the grounds sitting in the open air terrace sipping on great wine. The entry was beautiful as were all the common areas. The rooms were well done, quiet & comfortable. We had a room on the 2nd floor that... More

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Address: Calle Obispo Souto, s/n | Carrión de los Condes, 34120 Palencia, Spain
Location: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Palencia > Palencia
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