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Hostal El Alfarero

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible12%
  • Jul 11, 2015
    “Very poor customer service”
  • Oct 13, 2014
    “Good value”
Calle Sagasta n 40, 06800 Merida Spain See on map
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Shuttle Bus Service
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Reviewed July 11, 2015

There is no longer Hostal El Alfarero, but it has a new name: Hostal eMeritae. I need to cancel a reservation there for this October, which was done through their website via box.o2cworld.com. This web service does not function properly, so I am unable to...More

Thank Glenn R
Reviewed October 13, 2014

Ideal location for exploring Merida - right in the heart of the old town within minutes walk of all the attractions. Staff are very helpful, and the accommodation is comfortable and clean. The decor is enhanced by ceramic art by local artists. Avoid room 7...More

Thank Martin D
Reviewed June 22, 2014

El Alfarero was a surprise to us: it was very brightly decorated, light and easily accessible to all parts of the small city. What astounded us is the Roman Ruins a half block away on the same street. We shared a bathroom on the third...More

Thank Xochitl609
Reviewed September 21, 2012

Agree with previous reviewer. Clean, tidy hotel with helpful staff. Parking a bit tricky to work out, but make sure you get the parking ticket at Cerventes stamped by the hotel and you will only pay €8 per day. Also found nearby food poor, but...More

2  Thank RWHSussex
Reviewed September 18, 2012

This moderately priced hotel is really just minutes away from what you need in Merida -- the Museum, Roman Theatre, Ampitheatre, Plaza de Espana etc. Good value for money. Well maintained rooms, with perhaps the only negative being a rather sophisticated shower console that does...More

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Two-star guesthouse, completely refurbished in 2015 which has 25 soundproofed rooms (one of them is adapted for disabled). Our hostal is located in the archeological heart of Mérida, its location is perfect More to explore the city on foot without having to take the car. This modern guest house is 100 metres from the National Museum of Roman Art and 150 metres from the Roman Amphitheatre. Furthermore, the Temple of Diana and one of the Roman Forums are located in the same street where we are located. The hostal has a lift, Wi-Fi internet access and laundry service. All rooms have air conditioning and modern private bathrooms and plasma-screen TV. The reception has city maps and tourist information service. There is a comfortable and small lounge. Moreover, there is an attractive courtyard with flowers, which is a perfect place to relax after a day of tourism. The hostal also has machines that sell drinks and snacks. All the place is designed to make your stay as pleasant as possible. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Spain > Extremadura > Province of Badajoz > Merida
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Spain > Extremadura > Province of Badajoz > Merida
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"Avoid room 7 if the cold drinks machine in the patio is likely to keep you awake."
Oct 13, 2014
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"Even though there is no lift, ask for the third floor, the one with windows! The street floor rooms have..."
Jun 22, 2014
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