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Palafox Hotel
Ranked #14 of 79 Hotels in Zaragoza
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed August 24, 2012

Location is perfect. place is good and very relax atmosphere (I really like the lobby area). For business trip I think it is the best option in Zaragoza. Next to most restaurants and places to visit in the city.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed August 20, 2012

This hotel is very nice, with friendly and fast acting staff.
The rooms can benefit from a refresher, but all in all good stay.
The beds and sheets are absolutely comfortable.
Roof top swimming pool is small, but well taken care off. Fitness area is clean and equipped with numerous new work out tools.

The hotel is located within walking distance of the historical city centre.
Since we enjoyed diner , the Spanish way, (starting at 10pm).... we never got to the breakfast. So can not judge that .

2 items for improvement:
--> wifi : is being charged expensively (3 EURO for one hour), whereas all 4 and 5 star hotels offer wifi for free these days.
--> late check out: contrary to the normal practice of offering late check out for free upon availability, the Palafox hotel wants to charge you 20 EURO for a late check out till 2pm. Really strange....

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with friends
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Reviewed July 30, 2012

stayed there last week on our way to salou for an overnight break very nice hotel good location freindly staff free safe and wifi nice pool on the roof excellent breakfast.....staying at the hotel on return in three weeks or so....:)

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed July 16, 2012

Another of those hotels with rooms that could be updated into the 21st century. Way too much clothing covering surfaces (rugs, carpet, draperies...) for my taste... no, wait, for anybody's sense of hygiene...
Also, rooms have a sense of claustrophobic design to it that it's only magnified by the big screen tv.
In general I would not go back to this place if it had not been because of:
- its fantastic breakfast that it's included in the price and it's well worth a couple of visits (in the same day)
- its location near everything and yet far enough that you don't suffer noise induced anxiety.

  • Stayed: December 2011, traveled on business
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Reviewed July 5, 2012

The Palafox hotel is a very nice hotel close to the Zaragoza city centre. We obtained for our three night stay a very spacious room at the end of the corridor. The room was well equipped and maintained. The hotel serves a very well assorted breakfast in line with its 5-star status even on days with relatively low occupation.
The parking garage under the hotel is relatively expensive (20 Euros for a day) even more than our Madrid hotel. The exit of the parking is challenging with a sizeable car.

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with family
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Thank PotvisNL
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Reviewed July 2, 2012

This hotel was great. Underwhelming from the outside, it's beautiful inside. Clean rooms, large bathrooms, helpful staff, a/c, comfortable beds. Easy walk into town and gret restaurant options in the neighborhood. Probably a 15 minute walk to the really central area of town where the museums and more touristy areas are.

  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled with friends
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Thank julia s
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Reviewed June 4, 2012

I have stayed in the Palafox many times over the years. The rooms are standard upscale and now they added a nice plasma TV. The service is always great. Attentive, quick and efficient. The hotel is now mostly non-smoking, including the restaurant and the lobby.

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  • Stayed: May 2012, traveled on business
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Additional Information about Palafox Hotel

Address: Calle Casa Jimenez s/n, 50004 Zaragoza, Spain
Location: Spain > Aragon > Province of Zaragoza > Zaragoza > Casco Antiguo
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Zaragoza
#11 Business Hotel in Zaragoza
#11 Luxury Hotel in Zaragoza
Price Range: $95 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Palafox Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 179
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Hotel Palafox represents the prototype of the large five stars luxury hotels being the first of the entire region of Zaragoza. It houses an important service center and meeting place of Zaragoza. Furthermore it is located in a quiet street, surrounded by the largest commercial district in the city.Great business center named "Real de Zaragoza", only for its size and appearance impressive, equipped with extensive communications systems, secretarial services, simultaneous translation, among others. ... more   less 
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