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Parador Hostal Dos Reis Catolicos

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

For one who absorbs history through the ambience of his surroundings as much as through the facts themselves, this is the place to be - in the centre of town and adjacent to the Cathedral. The very stones, the corridors, the furnishings make it a real delight. Of course, for those more interested in modern appointments, the weak wifi signal...

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Savona, Italy
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's very difficult to find any deficiency in this fabulous historic paradise hotel. Number one for location , cleanliness and hospitality where any night You think to live a dream. Excellent staff , parking organization and very rich breakfast with genuine ingredients as must!

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Parador_Santiago, Manager at Parador Hostal Dos Reis Catolicos, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I´d like to thank you for your comments about your stay at this Parador of Santiago de Compostela. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your experience and hope we will be wellcoming you again in this Parador or in any of the 94 Paradores in Spain. Kind regards,

Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have stayed in quite a few paradores but this is was by far the best . The location is perfect, bang in the middle of town next to the city square and cathedral, if driving then trust the satnav because it takes you down roads that look like you should not be driving on but it is correct ....

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were using a manual wheelchair and the outside step was hard to climb but thankfully several strangers helped get the chair over the kerb. Once inside, the staff were extremely helpful in showing us how to access the coffee bar and lavatory without navigating any more steps. This is an ancient and beautiful building and is a great place...

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florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic hotel, formerly a hospital for the pilgrims on their way to the Cathedral, offers large comfortable rooms with oversized furniture and lovely bathrooms. Ours was a four poster bed that was utterly luxurious. Staff helped us find a pharmacy, find a self park garage, lent us an umbrella during the showers, and showed me where to purchase a much...

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had long wanted to visit Santiage de Compostela and stay at this particular Paradore. We were intrigued by the beauty of it in photos and the history. It did not disappoint and was a wonderful treat - gorgeous room, helpful and friendly staff, historic, comfortable public areas, excellent restaurant and all of it in a charming...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been to many Paradores they are all very good but this one is by far the best!! The staff went above and beyond to give us the best service (we have dietary restrictions and they were very helpful). The building is astonishingly beautiful!!

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a great experience in Los Reyes Católicos Parador. All the staff is very helpful and kind. The rooms are impecable clean and cofortable and I love the location, the architecture and the History. Everytime I go to Santiago - and my family- stay there, We also enjoy the food is delicious! From the first time we stayed here...

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Todos Santos, BCS, Mexico
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Wandering around this historic property is part of the enchantment of staying here. The antiques, art work, and comfortable furniture invite you to linger. Reading about the era when this was a hospital engage you further. While the front desk and bar staff may not be the most personable (many seem to have been with the property since the original...

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Brockton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This was my 5th stay at this parador. Everything is excellent! It is not only that you are staying at a hotel, but it IS the building and the experience of staying there! You have been transformed to the 15th century, but with all of the modern amenities! You must experience this parador! Staff are competent, friendly, and always helpful!...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Royal Hospital, late 15th century pilgrim¿s hostelCombining history, art and tradition, the goal of pilgrims and the emblem of St. James, the Hostal dos Reis Católicos, in the Plaza do Obradoiro, forms together with the cathedral one of the world’s most remarkable, and most visited, urban settings. The Hostal, which first saw life as a Royal Hospital in 1499 to house the many pilgrims arriving in Santiago, today still invites the traveller to enjoy this universal and fascinating city. Considered the oldest hotel in the world, it is also one of the most luxurious and beautiful. It has four extremely beautiful cloisters, elegant public rooms, spectacular bedrooms and a luxurious dining room offering Galician style fish and meats and the classic apple filloa pies and crème brulee. ... more   less 

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Address: Praza Obradoiro 1, 15705, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Region: Spain > Galicia > Province of A Coruna > Santiago de Compostela
Price Range: €145 - €240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Parador Hostal Dos Reis Catolicos 5*
Number of rooms: 137
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Also Known As:
Parador De Santiago De Compostela Hotel Santiago De Compostela
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#5 Luxury Hotel in Santiago de Compostela
#8 Romantic Hotel in Santiago de Compostela
#8 Business Hotel in Santiago de Compostela
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“All room are well positioned”
 of 5 bubbles lucianoferro61, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the square are the best for views but all seem comfortable and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles zigeunerin, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the back court yard and an upgraded room.”
 of 5 bubbles roadwarrior50, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were beautiful but if your are looking for special you might want a view over the square”
 of 5 bubbles GibbsBlackCat, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“choose a room with a cloister view!”
 of 5 bubbles Phinthyme, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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