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“Great Hospitality” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Las Almenas
Acera del Darro 82, 18005 Granada, Spain (Realejo - San Matias)   |  
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Ranked #11 of 128 Hotels in Granada
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“Great Hospitality”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

Stayed for 2 nights in May. The rooms were very comfortable. Have to commend Jose Lopez.. Upon arrival, he provided detailed directions on how to get to Alhambra and other sites to see via bus lines. Due to unforeseen circumstances, we had to stay an extra night. Mr. Lopez made a special trip back to the hotel to assist in reserving another room for a 2nd night. He then called our next destination hotel in Cordoba, explained to them that we had to cancel 1 of our 2 nights there, and somehow convinced them to charge us only for the 1 night that we stayed at their hotel in Cordoba. His level of customer service was outstanding. We would certainly stay here again, and would highly recommend Las Almenas to any traveler to Granada.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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17 hotel reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2012

The hotel is conveniently located on one of the main roads in Granada. There are plenty of restaurants and shops within a short walk. There is a large grocery store about a block away. Check in was quick and very friendly. We were upgraded to a room decorated in the style of the Alhambra with a great balcony overlooking the street. The windows were quiet and although we faced the street there was no road noise. The bed and bathroom were great, but there was no mini fridge in the room. We spent two nights here and two nights in the older part of town, and we enjoyed staying at both places. Wi-Fi was a little spotty in the room. We had to go to the lobby to get strong reception. The attached restaurant was a good place to grab a quick bite for breakfast.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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27 hotel reviews
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

Stayed 3 nights while visting the Alhambra, Albacin, etc. in November. It is in a great location, and rooms, etc. while unexciting are good size, clean and comfortable.

The breakfast in the bar is the best of the three places we tried and good value too.

Room Tip: There wasn't a terrible amount of noise on the main road.
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  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

Great location, excellent price, and, most important of all, friendly and accommodating staff. The room and bathroom are spacious. Location is great, but Granada is a very walkable city anyway. I had requested a room on the quiet side in order to be able to work, as I came for a work meeting, and it all went fine. The only downside is that internet access is at the lobby only.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

We chose this hotel because it was located near a big road and not too far from the city center. We travelled by car, so we did not feel like navigating the tiny streets in the city center. There is a public parking nearby (but not in the hotel), but it is pretty expensive (20 euros per day).
Unfortunately, choosing this hotel turned out to be a mistake, because we were given a room at the front of the hotel. Sleeping without earplugs was impossible because of the continuous noise of traffic outside. Why they dare rent out a room like that is beyond me. At least make the room sound-proof! Or define a separate class of (cheap) rooms, so you know what you're getting yourself in to!
There is a lot of rotation among the staff, we practically never saw the same person twice. And when we asked to switch rooms, we were told that we had to wait for the manager, but this meant we had to return at 14:00, which would have ruined our day in Granada. The manager was helpful, but it's really inefficient if he has to make every decision in the hotel.
We did not have breakfast in the hotel, but we think this is unnecessary as there are numerous locations nearby where you can eat a typical Spanish breakfast.
The room itself was clean with a roomy bathroom and an Alhambra-style decoration. But we did not enjoy this very much because of the noise.

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  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

Good and well situated. Rooms are simple but comfortable. It was missed some advices from the owners about our stay in Granada, perhaps an offer about a specific room. But, this is a good option to visit Granada as it has an excellent balance between quality and price.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service

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7 hotel reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

You have to stay here just for the experience of Jose alone. He is a true stalwart of Granada and works tirelessly to serve his guests in this very pleasant family run hotel. It's about five minutes away from the heart of the city but it's right next to a supermarket which can be really handy, and cafes, shops, banks, and restaurants.

As the great man like to say, "Anything is possible in Granada"

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Acera del Darro 82, 18005 Granada, Spain
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Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada > Realejo - San Matias
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Ranked #11 of 128 Hotels in Granada
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Number of rooms: 24
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