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Reviewed 19 October 2014

We stayed a night in Prado del Rey at hotel del Carmen while biking in Andalucia. Hotel del Carmen is charming, rooms with terraces with great views of the mountains, delightful and helpful owner Juan Carlos (who is also a cyclist) and super helpful. Our bags were waiting for us in our room (thank you Ashley from Andalucian Cycling Experience)...

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Juan Carlos T, Propietario at Hotel del Carmen, responded to this review

Dear Miki K, Thank you for your comments. We are pleased that your stay with us has been so nice. I appreciate your recommendation of our accommodation and your nice comments on Prado del Rey. We hope you visit us on your next vacation in Andalusia.

Arcos de la frontera
Reviewed 22 July 2014 via mobile

We stayed here as we were cycling through the area. The town is very quiet so it seems we were some of the only guests at the hotel, but that made it kind of nice for us. The hotel is nice, clean, and full if great views from the balconies. The best part is the hospitality. The owner got up...

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vidosca, Gerente at Hotel del Carmen, responded to this review

Dear jmrayyadayada Thank you very much for your very kind comments. We love to highlight the tranquility of the hotel and the town. It is really what we try to provide to our visitors. I hope you enjoy the Sierra de Cádiz viewed slowly from your bikes.

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2013

We originally booked five nights at Hotel Carmen, but stayed on for another two, as we were having such a chilled out break. Our terrace overlooked the pool area and surrounding countryside and we saw some beautiful sunsets and sunrises. The hotel owners are so helpful and made us feel very welcome. We enjoyed wandering around the small town of...

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hotel_del_carmen, Gerente at Hotel del Carmen, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Jackson, Thank you for your feedback and enjoy your holiday with us. We are pleased that the room and its terrace have been satisfactory and have done enjoy those magical moments in our environment. Hopefully we again choose to stay with us on your next visit to Prado del Rey and the White Villages of the Sierra de...

Orgiva, Spain
Reviewed 28 July 2013

We booked this hotel because we were going to a wedding at a Hacienda just down the road. It was perfectly situated on the road into Prado de Rey, with good parking at the front. We had a smallish but comfortable double room at the back of the hotel with its own terrace looking down onto the fabulous pool that...

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hotel_del_carmen, Gerente at Hotel del Carmen, responded to this review

Dear Lilypup_13, Thank you very much for sharing your opinion. It is a pleasure for us that your stay at the Hotel Del Carmen has been so positive. We want to see them again on your next visit to Prado del Rey and the white villages of the Sierra de Cádiz. Best regards. Juan Carlos Tamayo Hotel Del Carmen &...

Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 12 July 2013

I stayed in the Casa Rural at Hotel del Carmen with my family (2 adults and 2 children). It has 2 bedrooms, a kitchen, and living room, and is great for families. It was lovely! Quiet, gorgeous views, and a very traditional Spanish feel. The hotel staff is very gracious and helpful. The pool is so refreshing on the hot...

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hotel_del_carmen, Gerente at Hotel del Carmen, responded to this review

Dear Mary and family: Thank you very much for sharing your experience. We are glad that your stay with us has been so pleasant and that you have enjoyed in the white villages of the Sierra de Cádiz. We hope to see you on your next visit to Andalusia. Best regards.

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 27 May 2013

We stopped here on a bike tour en route from the Via Verde to Zahara. Rooms were somewhat small and dark, but had a large balcony with a great view of the hills and a nice-looking pool area (it was too cold to swim when we were there). The town of Prado del Rey is a 15 walk uphill from...

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hotel_del_carmen, Gerente at Hotel del Carmen, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thanks for sharing your experience at our hotel. We are glad you enjoyed our restaurant and the room was to your liking. We hope to serve you on your next visit to Andalusia. Best regards. Juan Carlos Tamayo Director

Helmond, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 October 2012

Good Hotel ,excellent kitchen and very Friendly Stafff, We stay in a room with terrace and a nice overview of the mountains. Prado is a nice spanish village where you can eat tapas and have good drinks in a local Pub/restaurant. We visit Sevilla ,Jerez de la frontera and Ronda and the Hotel was our local base Also our Australian...

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hotel_del_carmen, General Manager at Hotel del Carmen, responded to this review

Dear friends, Thank you very much for your kind comments. We are pleased that you liked our hotel and have returned to spend a few days with us. We hope to see you soon. Best regards. Juan Carlos Tamayo

Reviewed 22 September 2012

Ask for the room with the balcony and a great view to vineyards and mountain! Order some "tapas" at hotel bar, let them bring it to your room and enjoy the view and the meal all at once! Wake up in the morning (but not before 10 a.m. :-) ) and jump into the swimming pool! Then try some of...

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hotel_del_carmen, Gerente at Hotel del Carmen, responded to this review

Dear podpetko Thank you for your kind comments and for sharing your photo. We are glad that your stay in our hotel and in the "Sierra de Cádiz" has been satisfactory. We hope to see you again the next time you visit Andalusia. Best regards. Juan Carlos Tamayo

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2012

this family run hotel was easy to find from Seville, very clean, very friendly with amazing views from the balcony of my room. Within easy walking distance of the town it was perfect to allow us to come and go as we please. Carlos and Vicky made us very welcome and nothing was too much trouble. We well definitely go...

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Hamburg
Reviewed 11 April 2012

Thanks for the comfortable stay in your hotel during the semana santa in Andalusia. The situation of the hotel is perfect: Easy to reach by car, only 7 mins walking away from city centre, perfect service and cooperation with language scool academia-pradoventura.com. Daily room service, free WLAN and daily local and overregional newspaper (spanish) available. Very friendly hotel owner. It...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Del Carmen is located in Prado del Rey, a quiet village of Cadiz mountains, just 45 minutes from Jerez de la Frontera, an hour from Seville and Cadiz, and two hours from Malaga. Its excellent location allows quick access to the Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park and the Alcornocales Natural Park. Hotel Del Carmen thus becomes a single place to plan professional visits to area businesses and tourist trips to natural parks nearby. The cottage decor of our rooms welcomes you in a relaxed atmosphere, able to provide a refreshing break. The free WIFI will keep you connected while you sunbathe, enjoy a snack or relaxing in your room. Turn on the heat or air conditioning, take a shower and relax watching from the terrace of your room, the green sea of ​​olive trees that cover the mountains and valleys. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel del Carmen

Address: Av. El Nacimiento s/n, 11660 Prado del Rey, Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Cadiz > Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park > Prado del Rey
Price Range: €40 - €64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel del Carmen 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Ask for a room with a view of the mountains.”
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“get a room with a terrace to enjoy the nice views”
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“You can ask for a bigger room, they were full because of the wedding so we didn't have any choice but were happy anyway.”
 of 5 bubbles Lilypup_13, 27 Jul 2013 | Read review
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