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Hotel Alfonso IX

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Port Hueneme, California
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Yews, the lobby is super, the front desk properly snooty, and the requisite restaurants populate the first floor but that's where it ends. The room is a let down, big time: dated, grimy, leaky faucets, and the AC not functioning. The accolades need to be parsed-look around Sarria, there are many alternatives.

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Colfax CA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After staying in many hostels and alburges along the camino we were lucky enough to spend two nights and take a break at the Alfonso IX ! Our room was perfect and the service was great. I felt the laundry service was very overpriced compared to other places we had used but it was nice to have clean clothing.

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Helpful English speaking reception staff. Comfortable room with good beds, meagre toiletries but decent enough, pre prepared breakfast. The restaurant serves well priced good food in the evening. The downside for us was the constant noise for what seemed the whole night until a cockerel started crowing at around 5 a.m!

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Mgarr, Malta
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the start of our Camino and the hotel was good. We dined in the hotel as we could not find any restaurants around Sarria, and we decided to opt for the dinner here and we were not disappointed as it was lovely. Breakfast was ok.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2016

We started the last leg of the Camino here and it was fine, clean and safe. They didnwhat they said they would do. Would stay again for easy access to restaurants over the bridge, they were fantastic and we ate there. The town is lovely and the breakfast was all you could eat which set us up for the day

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 25, 2016

A group of nine friends and family stayed in this hotel before embarking on the final stage of the Camino de Santiago. It was an excellent choice for our night's stay. The rooms were very comfortable and there was an excellent choice of food for breakfast. It is situated quite close to the Camino and the picturesque old part of... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

This was a lovely hotel with a large room and clean. There are no views but it was quiet. You just have to go over the bridge outside the hotel to be in the main part of Sarria. Beds are a good size and very comfortable. Excellent buffet breakfast.

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Seattle, Washington
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19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

So I stayed at this hotel one night as I began my Camino adventure. The hotel is located right on the Camino in an area with lots of restaurants, and a nice feel to the area. It is a semi long walk from the train station. I arrived late at night (10pm) and there were no taxis. Luckily a very... More 

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Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

We came to this hotel very late, we had another place in Sarria but ending up having problems, (that's another story) luckily this hotel had a room. They were very good to us, got a taxi for us, very kind at check-in considering we had issues elsewhere but they made the rest of the night happy. If I had to... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Walking the Camino this hotel is very well located right on the trail. The hotel is a bit rundown, but it's clean, rooms are spacious and linens are surprisingly nice. The breakfast caters to early and late risers. I would stay here again.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
100 km from Santiago de Compostela, Sarria, the first and closest place for following the PILGRIM ROAD TO SANTIAGO and the Pilgrim's Way stretching along the FRENCH PILGRIM ROAD. A three star hotel, located in a new building. Installations are modern and functional. Set in a welcoming, pleasant atmosphere, the rooms have all that is required for our guests to feel comfortable and enjoy a well-earned rest. The hotel lies in the centre of the town of Sarria in a privileged spot on the Pilgrim Road to Santiago itself (the French Pilgrim Road), thus making it the best choice for your business or tourist trips in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alfonso IX

Address: Rua Peregrino 29, 27600 Sarria, Spain (Formerly Carris Alfonso IX)
Location: Spain > Galicia > Province of Lugo > Sarria
Price Range: $46 - $82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Alfonso IX 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Carris Alfonso Ix Hotel Sarria
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 of 5 bubbles P1729LOrobertb, 4 days ago | Read review
“Higher the better to avoid the sound of music from downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles Linda_Laleston, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Make sure to ask for, and then verify, you dont have a room next to housekeeping. Housekeeping rooms are in regular rooms so be careful.”
 of 5 bubbles wanderingtheworld200, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“Take a top floor room as the hotel is noisy”
 of 5 bubbles ClionaN2014, May 29, 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room facing away from the river if you are used to sleep with an open window. The weir in front of the hotel can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles W9723DJnickh, Apr 19, 2016 | Read review
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