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Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Dave, Sam, Jasmine & Isobel made us so welcome it was like been at home. Thanks girls for the dance show lol (Sam didn't join in though)The accommodation is spot on and everything you need. Dave the master chief was great fun and very accommodating with the food and always at hand for anything. The house is in a great... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

You have to pay extra to get me dancing!!! Thanks for your lovely review, we feel so lucky to live in this area we cant wait to show it off...it's great when our guests appreciate it too. Although you didn't seem like guests, it was lovely to meet you both and we feel we have found new friends. Your rose... More 

Auchterarder, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

A real home from home. Lovely hosts who couldnt do enough for you. Daves cooking was excellant and was always ready at the cooker to whip you up outstanding cuisine. Room and views overlooking the historic town amazing. Recommend this lovely guest house 100% and cant wait to go back and stay. Thanks Sam and Dave for a lovely time... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review, hope you found all of Andalucia to be as magical, we really envied you on your tour. Hurry back, there's loads more to see! More 

Guildford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Staying here was just like being at home! Such a comfortable and welcoming guest house. Stunning views from the terrace. Sam and Dave were/are fantastic hosts. Nothing is too much trouble. Am sure I put on a few pounds due to over-eating the lovely pancakes which Dave cooked for breakfast but it had to be done! Would most certainly recommend... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure having you here, please come back soon....Dave wants to feed you more! More 

Sydney, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

La Mota Vista must have the best view in Alcala la Real. The bedroom windows and terrace look across the beautiful rooftops of the historic town directly towards La Mota, the remains of the fortified town that has been occupied by the Romans, the Moors and ransacked during the Napoleonic wars. The excellent local museum even provides evidence of human... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, it is such a pleasure to share our home and town with people who appreciate tradition and history as much as we do! We know how lucky we are to have this view and experience, so we can't help but get excited when others find pleasure in it too! We hope your complete trip... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Wow my room was lovely, the view from it breathtaking, the welcome warm, the bed comfy, the bathroom spotless. I spent 4 wonderful nights and ate in for evening meals for 3 of them. Wow x 3 for the food, Dave is an excellent cook and together with Sam his lovely wife they made me feel like home away from... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review, foodies are our favourite guests! I'm so pleased you enjoyed the Castle View suite even though the weather was terrible, of course as soon as you left it cleared up and is now marvelous...undoubtedly we are looking forward to you experiencing the terraces in the sunshine and look forward to providing more Andalucian delights... More 

england
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Lovely comfortable room, warm and cosy on a very cold and snowy night. lovely hosts, breakfast phew lots of it and very filling. Delightful family home. Amazing views of the castle you would be hard pressed to find better. This place knocks the spots of other places.

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely review, it was a special occasion having a snowy day! I'm so glad it didn't spoil your trip, hopefully next time you can enjoy the sunshine. Wishing you all the best on your plans. More 

Sleaford, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

What can i say about La mota vista ,"fantastic "from the minute you walked through the door , the rooms spacious ,clean , and with very nice facillities , the hosts dave and sam realy do know how to look after there guests , dave you are a true gent , and sam your pancakes are lovely , i can... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review! Yes, we are very lucky to wake up every morning to this most precious of views. Perhaps next time you will enjoy the evening dining experience too and enjoy the full magic of La Mota Vista? Looking forward to seeing you again soon.... More 

Canberra, Australia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

A great B&B in a living, breathing Andalucian town. We used this as a 9 day base for exploring this part of Andalucia. Easy car access to Granada, Jaen, Cordoba etc. The town itself features the ironically-named 'La Mota' (the speck) - well worth a visit even if just passing through. However Sam and Dave's B&B makes stopping an excellent... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure seeing you both share our love of all things Andalucian! The 9 days passed by so quickly, we hope to catch you again on your next long haul back over here... More 

Warminster, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

We have recently returned from a family (2+1) break in Alcala La Real - Great place with stunning scenery. The highlight of the trip was finding the gem of Guesthouse "La Mota Vista". Staying with Sam and Dave was thoroughly enjoyable and they made us feel like part of their extended family from the outset. They provide great accommodation surpassed... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure to cook for you both, we would welcome you and your lovely family back here!! Perhaps we can show you Cordoba next time?.... More 

Dorchester
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011

We have just returned from a one week break in Alcala la Real. Sam and Dave made us feel like one of the family, their cooking is wonderful, and Alcala is a very pretty little little town. The view of the castle from the bedroom window when you wake up is fantastic, and sitting on the sunny terrace with a... More 

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samgreer, Owner at Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review, it was a pleasure showing you around our region and sharing some of the local culinery delights, especially because you seemed to enjoy our Spanish cooking so much! Hurry back.... More 

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Our intimate guest house offers you a real taste of Andalucia with its vibrant culture, traditions, culinary wonders and hidden secrets. My family fell in love with Alcala la Real instantly, having travelled extensively throughout the region, we have found this tremendous town house which offers incredible breathtaking views and ample luxury all in one bundle! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Andalucian Guesthouse La Mota Vista

Address: Calle Corredera 57, 23680 Alcala la Real, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Jaen > Alcala la Real
Price Range: $49 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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