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    La Posada de San Marcos

    Calle Colon 12, 21340 Alajar, Sierra de Aracena and Picos de Aroche Natural Park, Spain
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    Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

    Thoroughly enjoyed for nights here in March over a walking holiday. Friendly hosts, good food, sound advice about local walks, quiet, liked the honesty bar. Plenty of walls directly from the village, which is very pretty and a convenient location in the Sierra. Good quality...More

    1  Thank JT11223
    Response from Lucy-Angel-Posadas, Owner at La Posada de San MarcosResponded 17 April 2017

    Hola JT, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience at La Posada de San Marcos with the TA community. It was great to meet you and we are delighted you enjoyed your 4 nights in Alájar with us. The walks straight from the...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    We spent a week here on a walking holiday and can thoroughly recommend it. Angel and Lucy were great hosts and passionate about their region of Spain. We had dinner there 3 nights and the food was superb, using local, seasonal produce and recipes. The...More

    1  Thank Susan M
    Response from Lucy-Angel-Posadas, Owner at La Posada de San MarcosResponded 8 March 2017

    Hi Susan, Thanks for sharing such a detailed review with fellow travellers, we really appreciate it. We are delighted you enjoyed your week and the various activities and meals you mention at La Posada de San Marcos. A guided walk with Angel is a great...More

    Reviewed 2 March 2017

    We were wanting to do some walking and provide our son with an opportunity to speak some spanish to help with his A level studies and this six day trip provided both. As soon as I made initial contact I knew that we would be...More

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    Response from Lucy-Angel-Posadas, Owner at La Posada de San MarcosResponded 3 March 2017

    Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience, such detail will give other travellers a great idea of what we offer from pre booking to during their stay with us. It is always better for us to get a...More

    Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

    We spent three days on a short walking break at the end of January. We very much enjoyed the beautiful surrounding of the village and the area. The owners Angel and Lucy were warm and welcoming as was their delightful posada. Their commitment to reducing...More

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    Response from Lucy-Angel-Posadas, Owner at La Posada de San MarcosResponded 2 March 2017

    Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with the Trip Advisor Community. We really appreciate you mentioning our commitment to sustainability - something very close to our hearts! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at San Marcos and look forward to seeing...More

    Reviewed 9 February 2017

    We have just spent 5 days walking in the most glorious countryside - a perfect antidote to the British winter! Based at La Posada de San Marcos we were provided with plenty of walking information during our stay. Out in the sunshine we were often...More

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    Response from Lucy-Angel-Posadas, Owner at La Posada de San MarcosResponded 2 March 2017

    Dear Patricia, thanks for taking the time to share your experience with other travellers, such detail will certainly help future guests decide on where to stay when considering Alájar. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much at Posada San Marcos, complimented by...More

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 103 - US$ 116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Sierra de Aracena and Picos de Aroche Natural Park >
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    "Rooms overlooking the garden and the pool are very peaceful."
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    "All the rooms have garden views - they're all perfect"
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