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Uzes, France
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We had a long and very scenic drive up to this hotel, BUT it was worth every kilometre! Our room was immaculate, bedding excellent, views stunning, quiet and sweet smelling. The room was very black and lacked some hooks in the bathroom. The food was sooooooo good, fresh and beautifully prepared, almost served in the tapas style. Wines excellent. Breakfast...

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Muchas gracias por su opinión, intentaremos mejorar en lo que podamos y contentos de todo lo que les ha gustado!!!

Province of Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We spent two nights at Sao Hotel. The stay was wonderful. Is a cosy hotel, in a wonderful location with a superb view of the pyrenees. The breakfast and dinner is excellent and the rooms are comfortable and nicely decorated and the owners are really friendly.

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Muchas gracias por su opinión, estamos encantados de que nuestro hotel, entorno y comida haya sido de su agrado, seguiremos...

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Not enough words to describe how amazing Sao can be either you are a couple or a group of friends. Location is simply outstanding, and so is its charming owner and host. Esther is a wonderful person who is willing to make you feel like home. A refined room design and home cooking are other ingredients which define such a...

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Gracias muchísimas gracias, solo puedo decir que estos comentarios me hacen muy feliz, y nos ayudan a trabajar con entusiasmo...

Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Sao hotel is a hidden jewel in the Spanish Pyrenees mountains. We stayed there on our way South last year and did so again this year. Grand hospitality, a wonderful host Esther, fine food, great Yacuzzi , amazing breakfast. Very few words can describe the level of perfection: Sao is close to 100%.

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Muchas gracias por su opinión, es gratificante y será un placer volver a verlos!!!

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We have just returned from a couple of nights at Sao and cannot praise it highly enough. Situated 10km along a winding road above the valley floor in a very small village the hotel has breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside and mountains. From the moment Esther greets you it feels that everything will be perfectly taken care of and...

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SAOHOTEL, Propietario at Sao Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you veru much for your opinión, it's a pleasure that you liked so much our house. With customers like you it's very easy to work and we will be happy to see you again. See you son.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Nestled in the middle of the Pyrennees and short drive from the Andorran and French border, this wonderful little boutique hotel provides a serene place to relax and a great point to explore one of the most beautiful, historic and "untouristy" areas in Northern Spain. Esther, her husband and the lovely staff (as wells as their super friendly dog Bluz)...

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Gracias por su opinión, es un placer que vengan para tres noches y se queden más días con nosotros ya...

Trie-sur-Baise, France
Reviewed 2 November 2014

This is a stunning hotel up in the Pyrénées. Ester, her chef Ester and her cool dog Blues could not have made us feel more welcome when we arrived. Our room, with balcony, was perfect. With a stunning view, very comfortable bed, and all finished to a very high quality. Best view out of the shower window i have ever...

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Muchísimas gracias por su opinión, nos gusta mucho que se hayan encontrado también con nosotros, y tengan ganas de volver,...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 13 October 2014

After a 10-kilometer, 30-minute white-knuckle drive up a winding, discarded piece of yarn of a road that often more closely resembles a golf cart path than something intended for a car (or heaven forbid, 2 cars), a road that our GPS system could not find and Google could not identify, one eases into the microscopic town of Bescaran. Driving through...

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Gracias muchísimas gracias por su opinión, estamos encantados que les haya gustado, confort, gastronomía y naturaleza son buenos ingredientes para...

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Reviewed 8 October 2014

The Sao Hotel is literally situated against the side of a mountain in the tiny village of Bescaran above La Seu d'Urgell, which is about 25 minutes away. You reach there by driving up a very narrow road with lots of hairpin turns which dead ends in the village. Sao Hotel sits perched on a cliff that is surrounded by...

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Muchas gracias por su opinión, es una alegría que sientan ganas de volver mas días ya que su estancia les...

France
Reviewed 8 October 2014

The journey up to this lovely small hotel has some breath taking views. We were given a very friendly welcome by Esther, the owner and shown to our delightful suite. Lovely large bed and huge walk in shower. Delicious bowl of fresh fruit and a Nespresso machine in the sitting area. There is a lovely terrace with comfortable chairs looking...

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Gracias muchísimas gracias por sus amables palabras, nos gusta mucho que todo fuera de su agrado y estaremos encantados de...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
SAO expresses the state of the earth when water has penetrated deeply into it after persistent rain, preparing it to yield the expected fruits of every season. The aroma it gives off makes us wonder at the magic of nature. All the bedrooms have a toilet and roomy shower, balcony or terrace, telephone, multimedia connection and Wi-Fi cover. We pay special attention to the quality and comfort of the bed and all the furniture. The decoration is sober and welcoming, combined with warm and efficient lighting. Breakfasts are prepared with the special attention due to important things. One must start the day well! Natural juice or fruit, yogurt or fresh cheese combined with homemade sponge cake. Or a savoury breakfast, with ham, sausages and cheeses, country bread with tomato and olive oil. And to finish, good coffee. Enjoy it all! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sao Hotel

Address: Road to Bescaran, S/N | La Seu d'Urgell - Alt Urgell - Lleida - Pyrenees, 25719 Bescaran, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Lleida > Bescaran
Price Range: €80 - €155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sao Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Some rooms have balconies. Twin room is a bit black and downstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 57gillians, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room with terrace”
 of 5 bubbles margots632, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The hotel has 5 rooms (2 with double beds and the rest with king beds). All rooms are different but if you can, do book the suite room,”
 of 5 bubbles Anom10, 24 Sep 2014 | Read review
“All look good to me.”
 of 5 bubbles Amen9, 31 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view, its spectacular!”
 of 5 bubbles StuartB953, 24 Feb 2014 | Read review
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