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Hotel San Anton Abad

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C/ Del Hospital 4, 09257 Villafranca Montes de Oca, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fabulous hotel for the weary pilgrim and worth every penny. Lovely historical building, exceptionally welcoming and helpful staff, delicious dinner, nice deep bathtub with plenty of hot water, and a bed that's neither too hard nor too soft. Leaving this place tomorrow is going to be very difficult.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The first time impression was very good - coming again is even better; it’s like returning to your family. The owners and staffs show their appreciation for your recurring patronage. You feel yourself immediately at home. This kind of personal relationship is heart warming and long lasting. Look forward to our next visit.

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Estepona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

An ancient building constructed in the 12th century, during centuries used as hospital for pilgrims walking to Santiago de Compostela about 500KM away - which is a leading Catholic pilgrimage originated in the 9th century - on private initiative in 2009 transformed and opened into a Hotel - Restaurant named San Anton Abad, catering mainly for today’s Pilgrims that make... More 

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Warrenpoint, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

While the luxurious surroundings were a delight and an unexpected respite from recent days, it was the genuine welcome from our host and all his staff which was so reaffirming A great place to rest on the journey.The staff made a huge sandwich for me next morning before the long walk to Ages

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Cochrane, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Perfect place to stay after a long day of walking. Best bed on the Camino! Very helpful staff , loved the lady that made us eat a perfect breakfast before we headed out again! Can't wait to stop there again next year.

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Eugene, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

Gracious generosity and history permeate this welcome resting place on the Camino de Santiago de Compostela. Nestled on a quiet hillside, in a small country village, the Hotel San Anton Abad provides a comforting welcome, sustaining a tradition that dates to the 14th century when the building that houses the hotel was built as a resting place for the poor... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We had a much-needed respite at this very lovely hotel during our walk on the Camino de Santiago. I would highly recommend a stay at either the hotel or the collocated albergue. This family-owned and run hotel gives visitors a very warm welcome and wonderful service.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013 via mobile

We stayed 1 evening while walking the Camino. After reading such good reviews, I was somewhat disappointed with the place. The purple room decor left something to be desired. I kept on expecting to see the old LA Kings hockey jerseys who used to have same color jerseys as the room decor. The food in the restaurant was very good.... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We were walking the camino. We stayed in both hotels and albergues on our walk. San Anton Abad was clearly the best hotel on the camino (better than hotel perla in Pamplona or the Parador). San Anton Abad was friendly, excellent food, interesting furniture. Interesting ruins nearby Monasterio de San Felix de Oca. Also do not miss San Juan de... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

This grand hotel in the traditional Spanish style, is run by a family and you feel like a guest in their luxurious mansion. The elder gentleman running the hotel was charming, and insisted on escorting us to our room. There is an albergue attached to the back. Even the staff in the restaurant were all accommodating and gracious, specially one... More 

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