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Gara Hotel

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Brighton, Sussex, UK
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

The owners of Gara hotel Sonia and Miguel are just lovely! They extend a very warm welcome to all of their guests and we really felt very welcome. This is a lovely small hotel/hotel rural which offers a very comfortable place to stay in the lovely Garachico. With only 16 (?) rooms, it's quite a small place but is extremely... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

The best thing about this hotel is the owners, Sonia and MIguel who are amazingly friendly and helpful. There's plenty more that's good too, especially the terrace overlooking the ocean, and the breakfasts which are excellent. There's usually a good vibe here, with friendly people on the terrace (mostly Germans as Sonia is half-German and has attracted a good following!)... More 

Thank Ged S
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

We spent five very pleasant nights in October at this peaceful 'hotel rural' in the lovely little town of Garachico. The hotel, which has sixteen rooms, is classed as a 'hotel rural' so whilst the bedrooms are fairly basic, if adequate, it was quite a surprise to see the range of facilities and services offered in this small, family-run establishment,... More 

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San Francisco
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

The Gara Hotel was our favorite during our recent European vacation. We easily called this "home base" on our trip. Street parking was easy. The owners were very personable offering recommendations for daily excursions and dinner suggestions (in line with our preferences). Each one of which was great! And we could practice our Spanish, so we enjoyed this since we... More 

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New York City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2012

I cannot recommend this place enough. My partner and I stayed here for 5 nights as part of our "babymoon" to Spain, and this hotel was EXACTLY what we had in mind: off the beaten path, but surrounded by interesting things to do and places to eat; easy access to public transportation; beautiful views of the ocean; in the heart... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012 via mobile

Lovely B&B in one of the quaintest towns on the island. Ideal place to chill out and soak up the winter sun. Hope to go back again.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

A beautiful little place run by a very friendly couple, Miguel and Sonja. The other staff (Christina? and one other lady) were also lovely and kept our room beautifully clean during our week's stay. My only gripes are that the wi-fi stopped working for a while, but I have to say that once it was reported there was a technician... More 

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Greater Munich
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

We spent there one week in April this year. The hotel is located right on the stony beach of Garachico with its famous tide pools. From the open roof terrace you can enjoy a great view over the beach. Sonja and Miguel run their small hotel with a very personal touch. Nothing is too much trouble. From booking tickets to... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2011

We planned a chill-out week in a small hotel before the winter sets in but we certainly didn't expect to find ourselves in one of the nicest places on earth, owned and run by absolutely charming and helpful people. We had a fantastic stay: our room was spotless, comfortable and spacious, with a large shower room equipped with a wonderful... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2011

We stayed at the Gara Hotel for four nights and couldn't fault the friendliness of the owners and staff. They rushed out to offer us an umbrella when we were going out for a walk on an evening that threatened to rain. They gave us recommendations for places to eat and were generally incredibly friendly and welcoming. So we were... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Gara Hotel

Address: Calle Esteban de Ponte 7, 38450 Garachico, Tenerife, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > Tenerife > Garachico
Price Range: $101 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gara Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Gara Hotel Tenerife/Garachico
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