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Hotel El Escondite del Viento

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I'm so glad hostel Tarifa didn't have space otherwise we would never have stayed at this delightful boutique hotel. We stayed on the roof which they call the attic. The room was so different with a see through glass shower and toilet area. The owner "Nadia"and her staff were absolutely fantastic, helpful, accommodating, generous (on arrival we got two cold...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This quaint hotel is the perfect place to explore the town and wider area. Right in the centre of the old town it is steps from great restaurants and bars making it perfect for enjoying the best of Tarifa. The lack of breakfast, AC and good wifi may put some off but as a guesthouse it more than makes up...

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Our visit to tarifa was made all the more lovely because of our stay at this gem of a place! Vicky, the manager, was so sweet, helpful, and knowledgeable. She gave us great tips on everything we needed to know and see and the best places to eat and drink ! Thoroughly enjoyed the experience and would recommend for sure!!...

Thank Rashroosh
Fes, Morocco
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Thank you for our amazing time at El Escondite. It was a discovery for us. If ever we come back to Tarifa, this house will be our home again. Originally we were supposed to stay in another house. But they were overbooked. El Escondite gave us our 'hiding place' in our long trip from Germany to Morocco by train. The...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 January 2016

I have stayed here several times since my last review which was not a ringing endorsement. Why, owners come and go, some are better than others, now that the owner is back and has been for while Escondite is even better now. Gone is the breakfast, rooms are secure and clean. Staffed at night. Everything you would expect from a...

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SegismundoMisero, Propietario at Hotel El Escondite del Viento, responded to this review

Thank you very, very much. Always welcome!!

Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The staff where very helpful with great suggestions for things to see and do in tarifa. Always smiling and happy to see you! The rooms are very quirky and clean with all the facilities you need! Would definately go again!

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SegismundoMisero, Propietario at Hotel El Escondite del Viento, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your stay and your words!Hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 25 August 2015

Very confortable, clean and very nice hotel. Perfect location in the heart of the downtown, with a very familiar service. I will come back for sure!!! Thanks Alejandra for everything!! See you next summer!!

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SegismundoMisero, Propietario at Hotel El Escondite del Viento, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your stay a nice words.always welcome back!!

Reviewed 19 June 2015

Very friendly staff with great local knowledge giving us good recommendations for restaurants etc. Lovely room with roof terrace And in a great location in old town. The hotel is located in a Small quiet walking lane Just off the busy area in tarifa

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 13 June 2015

The couple that owns this place are super-nice, friendly and helpful. They have renovated an ancient building in a very creative way. (The transparent bathroom gets a bit of getting used to!) Unfortunately, some of the fantastic, modern updates are showing some wear around the edges. Perhaps they should have forgone some of the fancier decor choices for more easily...

Thank Patrick T
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 26 May 2015

We stayed here twice. Once on our way to morrocco and then after our trip. The owner Alehandra was very friendly and couldn't be more helpful. She is really a lovely person and cares about providing exceptional service. Tarifa is a great beach town and this hotel is close to everything. We will stay there again in the future.

Thank Ellen D

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Butique hotel in an old buliding completely restaured.Incredible fourniture, Wood and glass, the perfect covination.8 rooms .Silent and light. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel El Escondite del Viento

Address: Calle Comendador 1, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Costa de la Luz > Tarifa
Price Range: ₹ 6,875 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“upper rooms are best & biggest, rooftop rooms are quite compact but with outdoor space (shared)”
 of 5 bubbles Outside101, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Choose a higher floor for more privacy”
 of 5 bubbles 997ellend, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“For families: A regular double room is a little bit too small for two adults and two children, but they do have a room (called "Big double") with more space and an extra sleeping couch.”
 of 5 bubbles InRu, 3 Nov 2014 | Read review
“All of the rooms have their own charm. The service is first class, with the rooms cleaned and tidied every day.”
 of 5 bubbles BillyH0liday, 14 Sep 2014 | Read review
“top floor suites seem to be the best deal. the one I stayed in "el escondito" was lovely as well.”
 of 5 bubbles 144faridz, 26 Jul 2014 | Read review
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