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Carmen de la Alcubilla del Caracol

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Atlanta
Reviewed 23 March 2010

Initially I looked at this hotel because we were doing the unthinkable and driving into Granada. I liked that it was not in the downtown area and we could park our car and walk both to the Alhambra and to the city center. But, even without the PERFECT location (even for those without a car), I would choose to stay...

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Canada
Reviewed 8 February 2010

We stayed at the Carmen for a couple of nights last May as part of a trip around Spain. This hotel was definitely the best of our trip; the reviews on TA certainly are accurate. The only difficulty we had was getting to the house - our cab driver had no idea where it was, and had to talk to...

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virginia
Reviewed 13 January 2010

We stayed here for two nights as part of our honeymoon. The carmen is beautiful and we had no trouble finding it. Manual parked our car and we didn't think of it again until we left. We had breakfast one day but it was quite expensive so we opted to walk to the pastry shop just at the bottom of...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 23 November 2009

This little hotel has terrific views, is meticulous, and is quite close to Alhambra. Manual, the owner and hands-on manager, is very helpful and very talkative. But he really knows Granada and will create itineraries that are lovely -- from long walks, to dinner suggestions, to arranging anything you want. If you have any trouble walking, this is the wrong...

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Virginia
Reviewed 15 November 2009

Manuel, the host, insisted on returning my rental car to central Granada on the Monday morning that it was due so I would not miss my entry time to the Alhambra. He refused to take payment for this courtesty.

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Albuquerque, NM
Reviewed 31 October 2009

The hotel is a house on a hill that is very difficult to get to, but worth it because of the freindly and courteous staff, the clean rooms, and the location near the Alhambra. The breakfast was cold foods, ham, cheese, pastries) with toast and coffee or tea (the coffee was excellent!). Sofia was particularly helpful in obtaining our tickets...

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New York, NY
Reviewed 9 October 2009

First the good. The staff is wonderful. Sophia and Manuel, thank you for all of your help, your courtesy and most of all your patience. Well done. The rooms are nicely apportioned and large enough for two. My wife and I stayed in the Torre room with its amazing views looking over Granada and a nice sized terrace with which...

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Wirral, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2009

We stayed here for 5 nights on our honeymoon. The hotel deserves it's number 1 rating. Beautifully presented, relaxed atmosphere, contemporary well decorated rooms with great tasteful pieces of art. Whilst it's certainly an uphill walk to get there, it's well worth it for the amazing views of the City.

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UK
Reviewed 23 September 2009

I’m happy to report that the Alcubilla lives up to all of the positive reviews I have seen on Trip Advisor. We stayed for four nights in September, travelling independently from Malaga by the excellent, cheap and efficient Spanish coach service. We took a cab from the bus station in Granada, doing as the hotel suggested and asking to be...

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Salt Lake City
Reviewed 22 July 2009

As the reviews said, this is a lovely hotel. We stayed in one of the most expensive rooms and we had a lovely terrace, with a view of the city and the mountains. We loved to relax on the terrace after a long day's sightseeing. Our most expensive place on our trip, we feel it was worth the cost. Manuel...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Carmen de la Alcubilla del Caracol

Address: Calle Aire Alta 12, 18009 Granada, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada > Realejo - San Matias
Price Range: $198 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Carmen de la Alcubilla del Caracol 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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#15 Romantic Hotel in Granada
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“We had the Torre room, at the top of the house. Very quiet with stunning balcony views.”
 of 5 bubbles mngirl1, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our mountain view room was Fantastic!!!”
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“All rooms are good from what I've seen.”
 of 5 bubbles jeanettee915, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The tower room seems to have great reviews. We did not have it but looked out over the city which was great.”
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“All rooms are beautiful and quiet with views”
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