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Sonoma County, California
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights as we drove our way through Northern Spain. Staff was friendly and helpful, spoke English. Rooms are somewhat dated, but very clean and comfortable. Not spacious. Good shower. Bed was hard, but nice linens and strong wifi. Lovely grounds in back with a large bird cage filled with finches. Basic breakfast buffet was included. Parking was... More 

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I checked out of this hotel this morning and spent 3 wonderful days. I was checked in and brought to my room by very friendly staff. The room was spotless and every thing worked. I had breakfast each day and there was a great selection. I would definitely recommend this hotel. Karl

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

This is quite an unusual hotel as its built in an old building with some new rooms added. At first it's quite hard to navigate around but the rooms are quite nice - we had a superior room with a view out the back. There is a nice lounge and bar area with outside seating. Staff were helpful and there... More 

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North Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is a lovely property with rooms in a historic section as well as a modern section.  I had room 205 in the historic section which was large, had a sitting area (two club chairs and a table) , big flat screen TV (lots of channels including CNN) an area with a desk, armoire with safe, a balcony overlooking the... More 

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Northumberland
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

A brilliant hotel for a short or longer stay in Santiago. All staff were excellent, most helpful and accommodating. The rooms were spacious, airy, very clean, well equipped, quiet and relaxing. The breakfasts and dinners were of good quality and tasty. The garden added to the ambience and was a great place to relax with a book or food after... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was my last hotel after walking for 5 days from Sarria to Santiago. Booked through Caminoways.com, this was a beautiful and luxurious end to my camino - sumptuous bed linen, beautiful rooms and bathrooms (I suspect, all unique) complete with honesty bar, and wonderful staff. On my return to Santiago, I will definitely stay here again!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is a very friendly hotel close to the Santiago Market and the rest of the citycenter. We stayed in the old building. Rooms are not very big, but okay. Comfortable beds. Bathroom was small but convenient. Good breakfast. Beautiful garden,where you can relax! A good place to stay while in Santiago de Compostela!

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Florida
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Reviewed 22 July 2016

We arrived in Santiago tired and exhausted from our walk along the Camino de Santiago. What a pleasure it was to end up at Virxe de Cerca. Our room was a small suite with a little sitting area in front of the bedroom and it opened to a charming little garden. Our room gave us plenty of space to spread... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This hotel is in an old monastery so the building is very atmospheric. Rooms are spacious and well-equipped in a motel sort of setting. Good breakfasts and friendly, helpful staff. Well located just a few minutes' walk into this lovely city.

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Hampton, Virginia
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

This hotel was beautifully decorated, the rooms were huge and the breakfast was to die for. The staff were all very professional and super friendly. We were in Rm.101 and it was very spacey with a small sitting room and a frig also. There were many different sitting areas throughout the hotel common area and a beautiful garden area to... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the historical centre of Santiago de Compostela, this cozy charming hotel consists of two buildings communicated by a romantic inner garden.The main building, in the old days banking house and Jesuit residence, wonders in its warm interior because of the elegant and traditional decoration of its rooms and noble areas. It was built in the XVIII century, with its inner facade oriented to the Convent of Belvis, founded in the XVI century. The street facade, the main one, was during centuries an honor witness of the history of the Camino Real. Nowadays, it offers magnificent views of the Abastos market of the old town, in which you can see everyday how the peasants of near small villages come to offer their genuine home-grown products.The modern building, even it is new, maintains the same decoration and shares with the main one services en noble areas.With a total of 42 rooms, which are distributed between the 2 buildings, are equipped with top quality furnishings with hairdryer, TV, radio, wifi, telephone, desk, minibar, safe, air conditioning and central heatingStandar Room It is decorated with antique-style furniture and equipped with an exclusive bathroom. Comfortable and nice room, located in the newly built hotel, which is accessed through a cloister -like glass walkway which surrounds a beautiful private garden.Special Doble Room All double rooms are located in the noble eighteenth (18th ) century building, recently renovated into a hotel, whose facades are oriented towards the picturesque market of the old town, the grand Belvis park and the hotel's private garden. The rooms stand out due to their size, elegance, uniqueness and attention to detail, being furnished in an antique way, in which stone and wood are key features. Facilities: Private garden. 24 Hours reception. Parking (under payment, 12€ per day).Left-luggage office.Cafeteria with terrace.Restaurant a la carte.Conference rooms.Social sitting rooms.Lifts. Laundry services.Breakfast room (International Buffet) Room service. Free Internet (Wi-Fi and Internet Point).Press.Rent a car. Tourism information, safe, air conditioning and central heating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Virxe da Cerca

Address: Rua Virxe da Cerca 27, 15703, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Region: Spain > Galicia > Province of A Coruna > Santiago de Compostela
Price Range: ₹ 4,364 - ₹ 7,569 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Virxe da Cerca 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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“The historic section of the hotel is very atmospheric. Rooms vary in size so look at a few before accepting one.”
 of 5 bubbles Pinky Parker, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Mine was a top attic room at the back - wonderful. Friends were at the front and noise from the market disturbed their sleep!”
 of 5 bubbles MajHolly, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“From talking to others in our group all seemed to like there rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 605carolk, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
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