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Reviewed 9 October 2013

We were referred to this hotel after our first choice returned that it was booked. It was more expensive than our first choice but it had a great location, actually inside the confines of the Alhambra. Our room was small, but clean and was really adequate. The breakfast was good with croissants, bread, cheese, meats and good coffee. They were... More 

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Reviewed 8 October 2013

The staff here were incredibly helpful and really made the difference to us. The room and bed were small but we were here for one night and picked the hotel for location and on that count it was great. The parking is a bit of a hassle but i didn't mind too much. On the strength of previous reviews we... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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Reviewed 2 October 2013

A great location if you want to experience the Alhambra, from early in the morning till late on a moonlit night, on a budget (The Parador would be first choice if you have lots of discretionary income). Loads of character, including having to lug your suitcases up the stairs as there is no elevator ... luckily, I was on the... More 

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Reviewed 30 August 2013

Initially we were dismayed when we arrived at this hotel after a long trip to find a pretty basic room up lots of stairs with no fridge for our 16 month old daughter's food or kettle to make her bottles. In addition, we were told the hotel was no longer serving food and there was nowhere nearby to eat. However,... More 

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Reviewed 3 August 2013

Had a very pleasant lunch in the garden restaurant during our visit to Alhambra. Although we did not book it was obvious that during the busy season you would definitely need to!! A bit pricey but a lovely menu in a relaxing location.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 August 2013

We stayed two nights in Granada--the first night we splurged on the Parador and then downgraded to the Hotel America the second night. In hindsight, I wished we'd just stayed one night and splurged only on the Parador. You could (and we should have) arrive very early at the Alhambra and park in the Parador if you were going to... More 

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Reviewed 22 July 2013

Hotel America costs a little more than you might spend at another hotel somewhere in town, but the location of Hotel America INSIDE the Alhambra complex is unbeatable. My husband, two teenagers, and I stayed there last summer and wouldn't trade the experience for anything. To be able to walk around the Alhambra in the evenings, watch the sunset from... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 19 July 2013

For some reason, this place has been getting a bad rep for being what it is which is a small, family run, old, european hotel. If you've read any of my reviews, you will know that I travel budget except when the experience outweighs the cost. This place was a relative steal. I have dreamt about visiting the alhambra so... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 9 July 2013

Lovely heritage BB type hotel right inside the Alhambra. Neat little courtyard for drinks and snacks, inside dining room, very quiet at night. Rooms are small and non-standard but we found them very comfortable and user friendly. Lunch and breakfasts were very tasty and very reasonable compared to nearby Parador. Parador is right next door if you want to spurge... More 

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Newmarket, Suffolk, UK
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Reviewed 25 June 2013

We booked two nights at Hotel America as a treat. We booked a superior room with a balcony. When we arrived we were given a key to a room which had a window high up, with a view of a tiled roof! I immediately returned to reception and was told there was no other room. I explained I had paid... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Hotel America Restaurant
Hotel America Restaurant
Cuisines: European, Spanish
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This family hotel is located within the Alhambra citadel. Its exceptional location enables you to enjoy the calm of the Alhambra. There, you will be also close to Granada's down town, the Cathedral and the Royal Chapel. This beautiful building was built at the beginning of the 19th century.This is a charming hotel with 17 rooms in Granada. Every room is individually furnished and customized. Some rooms are pointed to the Hotel Patio-Garden and, other ones, to the Real de la Alhambra Street, which offer views to the Generalife Gardens and Sierra Nevada Mountains. Anyway, you will enjoy an enviable calm when the Alhambra monument will be closed for visitors. Equipment: private bathroom or shower with hairdryer, phone, central heating and air conditioning. Every room is individually furnished and they offer large and modern facilities within a building from the beginning of the 19th century. It gives a warm and welcoming style, where you will feel yourself as if you were at home. There is a strongbox at the reception desk. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel America

Address: Calle Real de La Alhambra 53, 18009 Granada, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada > Realejo - San Matias
Price Range: $121 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel America 1*
Number of rooms: 16
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“For solo pick 109 so you can watch the world go by whilst you relax. Good rooms for couples too though.”
 of 5 bubbles coussonya, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Only had lunch there but so lovely and food was very good. Husband had rabbit and I had fish, both were excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles Z6954JAmariad, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you want a quiet room ask for one at the back.”
 of 5 bubbles mrscoml, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We liked 105, a larger 2 twin room. Not sure if the room above has the same layout. It's probably quieter.”
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“I'm not sure if they have any”
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