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.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Fonda Sanchez

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Professional photos
Fonda Sanchez
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

97 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 11: English reviews
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Room 308 . Nice Juliette balcony overlooking a square with shops/bars and look out to the church. Quiet central position. Nice tiled entry, friendly efficient check in. Our room although not big appeared to be more spacious due to the high double doors/Windows and ceiling. Aircon, older style tv, double bed (mattress ok although pretty firm!, a cupboard and a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank MagElise
Valencia, Spain
Reviewed 22 February 2015

I really don't understand all the positive feedback on this place...maybe we were just in the wrong room... We were a couple on a road trip travelling around Spain, and we looked for a cheap but comfy place to stay few days to visit the city. Ok ,It was a last minute reservation because of a last minute issue... but...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Griflo
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 16 June 2014

This hostal is very close to great places to eat and visit, old and more modern Granada, shopping places, cultural venues and historical buildings. The hostal is very clean, family-owned and managed, on a second floor -which we got confused about since we asked for a room in the first floor and in Europe that doesn't mean ground floor-, it...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank cocoloustaunau
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 May 2014

The location is good but this is also the main problem for us: noise from the students in the square and bars below. Also the truck comes to collect glass rubbish very early. Having said that, the room is clean and everything works (although the wifi drops out regularly) and it is good value.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Jazman63
Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 29 April 2014

We were in Granada for 3 nights and we needed something close to the center that was not really expensive. This hostel turned out to be the perfect place. Great location - situated at one of the most beautiful squares in Granada and around 5-6 minutes by foot (at most) from the Cathedral and the Albayzin. The room was everything...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Mihail B
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2013

We stayed here last week (beginning of april) and were very happy with it. Excellent central location - picturesque but also practical. Very friendly owners. There wasn't much space to move around the room but that suited us as we only needed a place to crash at night really, had a double bed, balcony looking onto nice square and the...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank traveladdictmabby
Dubai
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Very nice accomodation situated near one of their large universities. 10 minute walk to the bus station and very close to the Granada Cathedral as well. Owner was very nice and was able to accomodate our needs. Overall : Very good value for money! Basic rooms but good location

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank amaan w
Copenhagen
Reviewed 27 September 2009

I stayed in a single room at Fonda Sanchez 2 nights in September 09. The hotel is located in the middle of the city center, only 2 minutes walk to the cathedral and the famous arabic marked. When you book the room they ask for the estimated arrival time, and upon arrival you have to ring a doorbell and trust...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank NeikaAarhus
Wales
Reviewed 30 May 2008

We spent 3 nights here on a short break to Granada. The hostel is basic (the rooms do not look anything like those on the website though - the decor is a lot more outdated!) however the room had everything we needed and the bathroom was very clean. You cannot take room keys out with you but there is a...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank aa2wales
France
Reviewed 28 April 2008

We (a young couple who just returned from 10 day stay in Andalucia) would advice fellow travellers to stay away from this hostal as unfortunately we had a rather unpleasant experience with it. The only nice thing about our room was the view on the square with little church, otherwise, the room was small, dark (nothing like shown on hostal's...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Zakite

103 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (46)
Viewed
Room/Suite (9)
Viewed
View from Room (11)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Viewed
Other (17)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (57)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (22)
Viewed
View from Room (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Other (19)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Granada hotels
Albaicín
Hostal Londres
Hostal Londres
#19 of 95 in Granada
69 reviews
Centro - Sagrario
El Granado
El Granado
#2 of 95 in Granada
554 reviews
Centro - Sagrario
Pension Olympia
Pension Olympia
#16 of 95 in Granada
44 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Realejo - San Matias
Pension Venecia Gomerez
Pension Venecia Gomerez
#15 of 95 in Granada
75 reviews
Centro - Sagrario
Hotel Almona
Hotel Almona
#52 of 95 in Granada
69 reviews
Centro - Sagrario
Hostal Mesones
Hostal Mesones
#22 of 95 in Granada
102 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about Fonda Sanchez

Address: Plaza Universidad 1, 18001 Granada, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada
Price Range: $40 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fonda Sanchez 2*
Number of rooms: 31
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Travelocity, Hotels.com, Priceline, Booking.com and Expedia so you can book your Fonda Sanchez reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Fonda Sanchez staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Fonda Sanchez staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you want to stay there, ask for a quite room wich is not located to the place with the church...if it s not possible and you are on a budget have a look on Airbnb there are better options !”
 of 5 bubbles Griflo, 21 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a bathroom inside, and there are some rooms with a view to the street and some with a view to an inner terrace. The ones to the street are a little noisier but more entertaining, the ones to the terrace are quieter so it depends on what you want. Prices are wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles cocoloustaunau, 15 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view to the Plaza de la Universidad as this way you will get a view to the lovely Parroquia de los Santos Justo y Pastor”
  • fonda sanchez view in front of the hostel
  • fonda sanchez view from room 2
  • fonda sanchez view from room 1
 of 5 bubbles MihailB, 29 Apr 2014 | Read review
3 of 3
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay