We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Summer

Te place are really amazing. Once you came in your mouse still open. I recommend this historic... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
alza007
,
Isabela, Puerto Rico
via mobile
Amazing Convent

Convento de San Francisco on Rua Campino de San Francisco is a quiet and peaceful church. The... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
YTCHENG
,
Hong Kong, China
Read all 203 reviews
157
All photos (157)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“st francis”(2 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
20°
10°
Sep
16°
Oct
11°
Nov
Contact
Rua Campino de San Francisco 3, 15705, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Santiago de Compostela
from USD 41.80
More Info
from USD 669.60
More Info
from USD 41.80
More Info
from USD 41.80
More Info
Reviews (203)
Filter reviews
51 results
Traveller rating
28
18
3
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
28
18
3
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsst francispeaceful churchbeautiful hotelsmall museumel caminoassisistatueparadorpilgrimstourists
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 51 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Te place are really amazing. Once you came in your mouse still open. I recommend this historic site for your visit

Thank alza007
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Convento de San Francisco on Rua Campino de San Francisco is a quiet and peaceful church. The altar piece inside is nice and there are less people crowded around as compared with the Cathedral nearby. The painting of San Francis visiting St. Jacob's statue is...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 5 June 2018

I visited this church one morning. After the crowds in the Pilgrim's Office and Praza do Obradoiro, this was a haven of calm that allowed for quiet reflection and contemplation after cycling the Camino. There were only a couple of people in the church. The...More

1  Thank 549normanw
Reviewed 24 February 2018

This church was only a stone's throw from the hotel I stayed. I liked this church especially because of its modest interior and its quietness. It was not as busy or crowded as some other more popular churches. It was built in memory of San...More

1  Thank KL1234_12
Reviewed 3 November 2017

this church is very big, had impression even bigger than chatedral. But what is sure, less people visited it and was really nice to explore and make perfect pictures as the sunlight came just at right time right spot. was amazing

Thank Drago S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

This is a beautiful convent, and the monument to St Francis is also wonderfully constructed. Both serve as inspirational landmarks on the way to the cathedral, and mark the spiritual heritage of the order, and of the city.

Thank padreray
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights after hiking the Camino from St Jean PdP to Santiago. What a terrific place to rest. The staff was very accommodating with terrific English. Room was very nice with a nice large bathroom. Computers on-site to print boarding passes....More

Thank Greg E
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Another beautiful church in Santiago de Compostela, with beautiful arhitecture. There is also a small museum inside.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 14 August 2017

This place is off the beaten path (the areas around the Cathedral) but worth the side trip. It is another beautiful thing to see in Santiago.

Thank David L
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Conclusion my visit to this Convent of San Francisco located just steps from the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela was a complete experience, first, it is a Convent, but now great part of it was remodeled to become a 5 stars hotel, amazing in all...More

3  Thank AGLAVIC
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 74 hotels in Santiago de Compostela
San Francisco Hotel Monumento
954 reviews
.04 km away
Hostal Pico Sacro
26 reviews
.08 km away
Hospederia San Martin Pinario
745 reviews
.08 km away
Casa Hotel As Artes
228 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 689 restaurants in Santiago de Compostela
Cafe-Jardin Costa Vella
195 reviews
.14 km away
Mama Peixe-Taberna Marineira
421 reviews
.25 km away
Entre Pedras
121 reviews
.19 km away
A Vaca Hamburgueseria & Bar
213 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 211 attractions in Santiago de Compostela
Camino de Santiago
789 reviews
.28 km away
Botafumeiro
2,456 reviews
.23 km away
Plaza del Obradoiro
2,827 reviews
.28 km away
Monasterio de San Martin Pinario
492 reviews
.17 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Convento de San Francisco staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines