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Hotel Rua Villar

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Zurich, Switzerland
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86 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is very central, just a few steps away from the cathedral. The building is old but the rooms quite modern, although a bit dark but that's just due to the old building. The staff was very nice and helpful. We'd stay there again.

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hotelruavillar, Dpto. Recepción at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear client, Many thanks for your time to share your experience in our hotel. We are happy to read you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you again in the future. Kind regards. HOTEL RUA VILLAR More 

Petaluma, California
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49 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only stayed here for one night but the location is perfect. Next to the church and a short walk from many other attractions. Newer bathrooms which function perfectly. If I was to come back to Santiago I would not hesitate to stay here again.

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hotelruavillar, Dpto. Recepción at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear Philip, Many thanks for choosing Hotel Rua Villar and for taking your time to write this nice review. It´s wonderful to know that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you again. Kind regards. Hotel Rua Villar More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is in the center of the old city, literally steps from the Cathedral. The room we had looked over the street below from a small interior balcony with an inviting seating area. The room was comfortable, but not lavish. The staff was absolutely great. Their willingness to help always seemed genuine and unforced. We considered staying at the... More 

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hotelruavillar, Dpto. Recepción at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear James, Thank you so much for taking your time to write this review. We are glad to read that your stay was good. We take note of your suggestions and we hope to see you soon. Kind regards. HOTEL RUA VILLAR More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located on a small side street just minutes from the Cathedral. Make sure you have breakfast at the outside cafe and just watch the people passing by. We had beautiful weather which cannot always be guaranteed in Gallicia. Our rooms were a little dark but well furnished and modern while maintaining the old ambiance. The staff is very helpful and... More 

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hotelruavillar, Dpto. Recepción at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear client, Many thanks for your nice review and suggestions. Your opinion is very useful for us and for other users of Tripadvisor. We are very happy to know you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We hope to see you in the future. Kind regards. HOTEL RUA VILLAR More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

We stayed two days in Hotel Rua Villar. It is a lovely hotel just behind the Cathedral. The staf is very helpful (Sandra) did check us in. We where in Santiago in order to organise a classic car rally (Via-Flaminia . com) Sinds Internet is slow in the whole of Santiago Cristina at the desk helped us search for a... More 

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hotelruavillar, Dpto. Recepción at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear Bart, Many thanks for choosing HOTEL RUA VILLAR and for taking your time to write us this review. We are very glad to know that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your lovely words about the staff. We hope your car rally and the visit to the restaurant-bodega- go very well. Looking forward to welcoming you again soon,... More 

Limerick, Ireland
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114 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my two nights here. Perfectly located just below the cathedral and right in the heart of theirs town. The room was extremely comfortable and the perfect size. I thoroughly enjoyed dinner at the restaurant. The stand out aspect for me being the staff , friendly efficient and with a huge knowledge and pride in their city. One... More 

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hotelruavillar, Dpto. Recepción at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear John, Many thanks for taking your time to write this great review. We are very glad to know that your stay at the hotel was good. Thank you for appreciate our work, the location of the hotel and also the good quality of our restaurant. We hope to welcome you again, kind regards. More 

Whidbey Island
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172 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

I chose the Rua Villar because the manager/owner responds to every Trip Advisor comment. Now THAT is conscious, caring hospitality. We ended up spending our 3 nights in 3 different rooms do to our change of plans. First night: Room 22 which was THE BEST, second in Room 12 (lovely also), and the 3rd night in Room 14 (what can... More 

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hotelruavillar, Gerente at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear Judyth: Thank you so much for having taken your time to leave a review about our hotel on TripAdvisor. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us even when we could not help avoid the change of rooms--thank you for understanding the limitations of a boutique hotel when it comes to last minute changes... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Professional and efficient staff who above all were caring and friendly - just to name a few - Jose and Sandra, Gabriel and Isabelle - wonderful people who cared for us. The hotel was comfortable and clean we had fabulous coffee served always with a smile.

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hotelruavillar, Gerente at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear Shanez: Thank you very much for you review about our hotel. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay and the treatment you received. For a boutique hotel with just 15 rooms like ours, caring for the guests is the first. And caring for you was a natural thing to do because you were very kind... More 

Newcastle, Australia
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330 reviews
68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

This beautiful hotel is literally metres from the Cathedral. Set in an historic building it has been beautifully renovated. Our room looked out to the spires of the cathedral complex. There is a restaurant on the ground floor if wanted. Carparking is possible a short walk away. You get a discount from the hotel. The bathroom is well appointed however... More 

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hotelruavillar, Gerente at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear Newytraveller53: Thank you very much for having taken your time to leave a review about our Hotel. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and the building, location, services and agreement with the car park. We hope you had called the 24-hour Reception Desk (dialling 10 from your room's telephone), because we bring... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

The Hotel Rua Villar is only 100 metres from the side of the cathedral on an atmospheric street, an excellent location. It is a delightful 18th century manor house which has been sensitively restored with many original features including the floors. I suspect that each room is unique - certainly my room at the top of the hotel was located... More 

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hotelruavillar, Reception Department at Hotel Rua Villar, responded to this review

Dear guest, Many thanks for choosing HOTEL RUA VILLAR and for taking your time to write us this lovely review. It is wonderful to know that your stay was so good. Thank you for appreciate the charm of our hotel, the location, the quality of our restaurant and breakfast, and specially for your nice word for us, the staff. Thanks... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Rua Villar is located in the historical center of Santiago, just 15 meters from the Cathedral. Opened in 2004, which was an eighteenth century manor house, it maintains original features such as the wooden beams and impressive central skylight. It has 15 rooms equipped with bathroom, minibar, telephone, safe, plasma TV, CD and DVD, as well as air conditioning, climate control, free Wi-Fi service, room service, 24-hour reception and a panoramic elevator. The Restaurant-Cafetería A cuchara do Villar, on the ground floor, is a safe choice for those who want to taste the Galician cuisine. It is worth highlighting our important permanent art gallery with works by the most renowned Spanish artists.The excellent location of the hotel is ideal for walking to all the sights of Santiago. The public car park San Clemente is 200 meters. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Rua Villar

Address: Rua Vilar 8-10, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Location: Spain > Galicia > Province of A Coruna > Santiago de Compostela
Price Range: $76 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rua Villar 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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