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Rozenburg, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

We had a very pleasant stay in this pension. Lady Caroline, who is the owner, is a very friendly woman. She made us feel at home in her clean and shiny pension. She deserves good guests in her well decorated rooms. Next time we will come back to her for sure.

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Alicante, Spain
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

Hello, Went twice was very nice,clean and very cheap. Some rooms had private shower some need to share. Is very clean and the owner does all. She is very nice and ready to help you. The situation is in heart of Alicante. Be sure i will go again and i do recommand.

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Cambodia
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Reviewed 24 September 2014

After 6 years of absence, this year I choose to visit Alicante once again. My first choice of accommodation was a small, clean and friendly heaven in the Bario that I have visited 6 years ago – at the time celebrating it’s first successful year in business. Caroline was fully booked! Great news for her but I was stuck for... More 

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Sittard
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Me and my friend were travelling across France and Spain for three weeks, with a little budget. Pensión San Nicolas was by far the most beautiful and nicest place to stay we had for that less money! The woman who hosted us was very friendly, very nice and very patient. She also was very helpful because of all the tips... More 

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alicantesanicolas, Propietario at Pension San Nicolas, responded to this review

Querdia Michelle! Thank you ever so much for your kind comment. It has been really nice to have you here with your friend and I am so pleased you choose my little pension for your stay in Alicante!! It´s always an achievement for me when the guests are really happy! Thank you again and hopefully I will be able to... More 

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Reviewed 5 August 2014

Nice, cozy, clean pensjonat.Położony near the beach and the main attractions of Alicante. The room we stayed in was comfortable. He had a kettle and cups, so when we woke in the morning to "wake up" to the freshly brewed coffee.

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Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

Great wee place in tthe heart of Alicante and when I say in the heart. First weekend I was there I stayed in an inner room with shared facilities with some apprehension, but no bother not once did I have any trouble always nice and clean and a bath robe supplied for the walk across the hall 2 maybe 3... More 

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alicantesanicolas, Propietario at Pension San Nicolas, responded to this review

Hola James! Thank you for your kind message! It was really nice to welcome you here again and enjoyed meeting you! Hopefully I´ll have the pleasure to see around here in the near future! All the best. Caroline More 

Vilnius, Lithuania
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Just back from holiday in Alicante and can recommend this pension for perfect old town location, room equipment and price balance. Room are very lively decorated, my private bathroom was quite spacy and perfectly equiped, I would rather tell, it was much better equiped than some 2-3* hotels. The only thing is on Friday and Saturday night it is quite... More 

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alicantesanicolas, Propietario at Pension San Nicolas, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comment. It is always a pleasure making my best to ensure you are spending a good stay in Alicante and in the pension! Best regards Caroline More 

Krakow, Poland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2014

Excellent place to stay!!! Perfect value for money! Very nice nad cosy pension in the middle of everything: surrounded by charming streets of the Old Town, within a short walking range to the sandy beach, Santa Barbara castle, Explanada de Espana and all other city attractions. Plenty of restaurants and bars just round a corner. Room was spotlessly clean with... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
2 reviews
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Reviewed 23 May 2014

This accomodation is right in the middle of Down town - towards the Sct Nicolas Cathedral. Caroline meets you in the reception in the most kind and helpful way. The rooms are very nice - really tasteful decorated and I really enjoyed staying at San Nicolas. Already looking forward to return to Alicante. Best wishes from Ingrid

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Chicago, IL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2014

We generally like to stay in local establishments rather than American chain hotels when we travel abroad. We have stayed in our fair share of small, family-run pensions and generally enjoy that. Unfortunately, this was not one of our better experiences. First of all, the entry was very dim and not overly clean. We never saw anyone except the maid... More 

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alicantesanicolas, Propietario at Pension San Nicolas, responded to this review

Hola. It is a shame your username on Tripadvisor is not your real name because I would have liked to know who you are. Before anything I wish to thank you for your comment because all is good to hear! I am Caroline the owner of the pension. I am at the pension every morning from 10h30 until lunch time... More 

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The pension is a little hotel of 8 bedrooms (4 doubles, 2 singles, 1 for 3 persons and 1 for 4 persons). 5 of the bedrooms have got their own private bathroom and the 3 remaining are sharing 2 bathrooms. The pension is located in the heart of the old town, just behind the Cathedral San Nicolas. It´s next to all the bars, cafes and restaurants. In 5 minutes walk from here you are at the Alicante beach El Postiguet and next to all the site of interests....the port, the castle Santa Barbara, the old quarter Santa Cruz, the main street La Rambla, the theatre, the town hall, the Tram which takes you to the beach of San Juan & Campello. The pension is managed by its owner, Caroline, and its aim is to be as welcoming and helpful as possible offering a great range of tips and advises on your arrival in Alicante. As the pension is next to the night bars, at week ends some of the rooms are noisy but this is perfect for party goers or heavy sleepers! The reception opening hours are 10h30 - 23h00. The hosts are given a set of keys on arrival which allow them to enter anytime...just like at home and that´s the aim of this small place....for you to feel just like at home! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pension San Nicolas

Address: Calle San Nicolas 14 1D, 03002 Alicante, Spain
Region: Spain > Valencian Country > Province of Alicante > Costa Blanca > Alicante
Price Range: ₹ 2,178 - ₹ 10,235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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