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“I'd go there again and again and again...” 4 of 5 stars
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Parador de la Gomera
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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43 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“I'd go there again and again and again...”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Excellent location, in an old monastery. Serene atmosphere.

The warm wind is omnipresent and makes this place unique. Situated on top of a cliff 200m above sea level is a guarantee for en excellent view over the harbour, the city and the inland mountains.

Strolling through the gardens of the Parador is already worth the visit. The only drawback: breakfast, not much choice and not a good value for money, you can however order breakfast in your room at no extra cost.

The menu in the restaurant is OK but if you only like 2 things on the menu you'll only go there twice as the menu did not change during our stay. Excellent choice of local wines!

No one forbids you to buy local food and have a cheese, bread and red wine dinner outside your hotel room in the unique atmosphere that makes La Gomera so special.

We used the hotel as our base while discovering the island with a rented car.

Hotel staff is very discrete and very helpfull.

We'd go there again for sure.

Room Tip: Any room will do.
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

Don't let my title confuse you. This is a modern hotel with beautiful views of the bay. Rooms with all mod cons, mini bar fridge and safe. 10 minute walk to the town, take a taxi back (uphill). Probably best suited for persons with a car. However we didn't have one but we managed fine. This is our first visit to a Parador and we will return.

  • Stayed September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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Terceira, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

We have visited the other 4 Paradores of the Canary Islands (Gran Canaria, El Hierro, La Palma and Tenerife). The one on La Gomera awoke the greatest emotions inside us.
The location of the hotel on top of a steep and rocky cliff (overlooking San Sebastian) is spectacular! From the moment you enter this 40 years old property you can feel that it is a very special place. The furniture is wonderful, architecture is wonderful, the gardens are wonderful!
Staff at reception is very efficient and friendly. Staff at the bar and in the restaurant as well.
It is such a nice experience to have a nice dinner in the patio - one can relax as much as hardly anywhere else on the archipelago. The gardens are huge, there are wonderful plants and flowers. There is a big pool with lovely views over the port. Deck chairs and umbrellas could be exchanged in the near future, they disappointed me a bit...
Our room had a magnificent sea view and we enjoyed 4 very quiet and relaxing days on this beautiful, rocky island. Furniture was old and traditional as one can expect it in a Parador. We loved it! The bathroom was ok but could be improved. Lack of kleenex, it is a detail but yes, I do expect it in a 4* hotel. Room service was efficient and very friendly, food is excellent and the way it is presented is 5 stars! We intended to stay here for 2 days. Then we extended to 3 and then to 4 - just because it is a lovely place to stay in harmony and peace! We would turn back at any time and it was one of our favourite hotels during our trip, visiting all the 7 Canary Islands and staying in 15 different hotels.

Room Tip: Upper floor with sea view
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled with friends
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hydro1547
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

What an amazing hotel in a beautiful location overlooking the bay at San Sebastián. We stayed here for a week and couldn't find a fault with anything here. The swimming pool is great, rooms are spacious and food is excellent.

Stayed September 2013
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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay in Parador La Gomera during our honey moon in August. The swimming pool, with view to the ocean was great, the room was beautiful, relaxing and very big, with a balcony (only in the 2nd floor). The breakfast cost 17E per person, so we bought groceries at the minimarket just across the hotel (opens at about 07.30, close sunday). There is also a local small bar just outside, where you can buy coffee (opens at about 09.00, close Sunday). The "city" is 10min. walk - the way down is nice, the way up a little exhausting but worth it!

Room Tip: 2nd floor has a balcony and more privacy.
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  • Stayed August 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank SHS_10
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Valencia, España
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232 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

It's impossible to know where to start with saying about the wonderful things about this hotel; the rooms; the views of Tenerife, the amazing pool... The list goes on and on. The staff were very friendly and helpful.
We had a special offer which didn't include breakfast so the value for money was excellent. I don't think we would have paid 17€pp for breakfast.

  • Stayed August 2013
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1 Thank Richard B
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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

I loved this hotel. It was really lovely and relaxing and the food was lovely. Lovely little gardens looking out to the sea. Bedroom was lovely and everything about the hotel was special. Took the ferry over from Tenerife to stay the night and was a lovely one night break. Will definitely come back and looking forward to it. Not a huge amount to do, but the one night break was perfect and something different.

Room Tip: room looking out to sea and gardens was lovely
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  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with friends
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Property: Parador de la Gomera
Address: Calle Horca S/N | Cerro de la Horca S/N, 38800 San Sebastian de la Gomera, La Gomera, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > La Gomera > San Sebastian de la Gomera
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 9 Hotels in San Sebastian de la Gomera
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Parador de la Gomera 4*
Number of rooms: 60
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The building of this Parador expresses in its architectural forms the mysteries and enigmas in this Canary island and invites the guest to enjoy themselves in this paradisiacal setting and to contemplate, from its common rooms, unsurpasable views of the ocean and of the island of Tenerife in the background with the Teide peak. ... more   less 
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