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Hotel Temple Ponferrada

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Frankfurt, Germany
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77 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place looks like the 80s interpretation of a medieval fortress. Rooms are simple, air comdition works, but with no target temperature, breakfast is very simple. Unfortunately, it is quite a walk from the castello and the hisorical town (about a kilo,eter). On the other hand, it is cheap, clean, and everything works. Yet, nothing spectacular.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good value and good location just off the camino and 500 metres from bus station. Medieval ambiance and comfortable rooms. Pilgrims dinner worth having if not venturing out. If your feet are ok after your days walk it is worth a visit to the old square next to the castle.

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Whilst some may like this hotel for its atmosphere and decor I found the faux medieval ambience rather oppressing and the room somewhat cell-like with a television that just did not behave as it should. It took ages to find a way of selecting television rather than radio programmes which kept appearing pictureless on the screen. It is quite a... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

When our group arrived at this hotel they had nothing prepared for our meal even though the hotel had been informed in advance at what time we would arrive and the number in our group. We had to wait about 2 hours for what was terrible food. The staff were grumpy and appeared as if they didn't want to be... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Tired, slightly grubby appearance. Woeful breakfast room like being in the basement of a 1970s civic library. All elements of breakfast failed to please -Synthetic yoghurt, a bad boiled egg and the worst coffee...in the room the mattress was reasonably comfortable but the space was cramped. Nice view from the window.

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Madrid, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

This was our first stop as we made our way to a tour of Galicia. The receptionist was so genuinely friendly that we felt she must have been an old friend who we'd forgotten. The room was charming and after visiting the Knights Templar castle in the town (5 mins walk) we ate in the town square listening to a... More 

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Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We had a nice overnight stay last week. Excellent staff and great location close to the Train Station. Ten minutes walk from the Castle and ideal location for the town centre. Room was fine but needed an update but it was fine for our stay. Clean and everything you would expect. Breakfast was simple but enough to start the day... More 

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Dublin
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This hotel looks very interesting from the outside, but disappointing inside. Rooms were an ok size but quite dated. We had a problem with our TV and phoned reception - girl arrived within 2 minutes and was extremely nice and helpful. As we were part of a group, our breakfast was served in a basement room. Coffee was terrible!

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Fagernes, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Excellent staff and perfect location, and Ponferrada was amazing :-) Nice hotel and the room was nice and clean with perfect view We really like to visit Temple Hotel and Ponferrada again ! Thanks a lot :-)

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We were doing the Camino de Santiago, and decided it may be desirable to have some 4 star comfort for our night in Ponferrada. The Temple was a 4 star sewer. The stench of sewage in our room was profound. Luckily we were able to relieve the smell by opening the windows. The hotel breakfast was extremely limited, and was... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Hotel Temple Ponferrada

Address: Avenida Portugal 2 | Camino de Santiago, 24403 Ponferrada, Spain
Location: Spain > Castile and Leon > Province of Leon > Ponferrada
Price Range: $53 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Temple Ponferrada 4*
Number of rooms: 111
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