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Reviewed March 21, 2018

First of all Arcos de la Frontera is one of the most charming little white hill towns in Andalusia. The El Convento hotel is located at the top of the hill on the edge of the cliff. The views are just magnificent , especially from...More

Thank Lizzypumpkin
Response from HotelElConventoArcos, Recepción at Hotel El ConventoResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lizzypumpkin, Thank you for your excellent evaluation. Our location is excellent in the heart of the city. We appreciate that values the endowments of our rooms and our comfort. Thank you for the special mention to our staff. We are happy to know you...More

Reviewed November 20, 2017

Loved the location, each room had a balcony or porch. Nice indoor bar area and a large terrace with wonderful views. Only negatives would be parking and wifi was spotty. Close to lots of good local restaurants. The local bus stops just up the street...More

Thank agff3
Response from HotelElConventoArcos, Director de Recepción at Hotel El ConventoResponded November 23, 2017

Dear agff3, thank you for your positive feedback relating to your stay with us. We appreciate your comments regarding our rooms and location. Regarding parking ad wifi, we are lucky, and at the same time affected, for the location we have... We look forward to...More

Reviewed October 9, 2017

We stayed here in September 2017 and went strictly for the VIEW and relaxation! For the low price we paid and the huge veranda, it was worth any inconveniences we came across. We didn't have a car and I would never drive in the tiny...More

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Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Comfy bed and quite, both very important. But that mostly sums up the highlights. Wifi only worked in the lobby, the breakfasts were a few items only and the bath had a sign saying not to put toilet paper in the toilet! Enough said.More

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Response from HotelElConventoArcos, Recepción at Hotel El ConventoResponded September 26, 2017

Dear World-Traveller914, Thank you for mentioning our comfort . Sorry for the wifi, we had temporary problems. Regarding to breakfast we are surprised! We offer a rich and varied breakfast, maybe you didn't see the menu. We hope you can visit in a next time....More

Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

If you visit this hotel, be aware of the helpful waiters from a restaurant. They may cause confusion, who to pay or what to pay, while unpacking your stuff. The hotel is good. Rooms are clean and the size is ok. But then the view....More

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Response from HotelElConventoArcos, Director de Recepción at Hotel El ConventoResponded September 19, 2017

Dear Mrs. Karin, thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. We are happy to know that you enjoy your stay at the hotel and the wonderful views. We apologize for the delay of the taxi. Normally it takes only 5 minutes...More

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February 29, 2016|
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Response from Ken S | Reviewed this property |
We did not park either, but there were several parking areas in the location. Not sure if they were public or private. But, the suggestion about calling them (or, perhaps, sending them an e-mail) is an excellent idea.
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Response from Colin L | Reviewed this property |
Good, simple. Cafes nearby which presumably will serve breakfast. Hope you enjoy.
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"Best views from terrace rooms"
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"Rooms with patio are nice, but southern exposure which is hot in the afternoons."
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"BEST VIEWS...choose a veranda!!!"
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"Ask for a terrace room, just the best to be able to go outside take a seat and take in the stunning views."
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