$44 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Feb 22, 2015 Check-out: Feb 23, 2015

Hotel Alixares

4 stars
Paseo De La Sabica, 40, Granada & Province, 18009
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.7
out of 5
15 reviews
Great Location at Alhambra

This is an older hotel that is directly across from the main entrance to The Alhambra. For a short... See full review

  • ROBERT K.
  • Jan 24, 2015
Perfect for Alhambra

We booked this for the proximity to the Alhambra, which is mere minutes away. I was not aware, but... See full review

  • VATerp
  • Nov 2, 2014

Hotel Alixares is located in front of the Alhambra, one of the most beautiful monuments all over the World. Fifteen minutes walking from the historical center of Granada. Easy access from the highway (exit 132).

Hotel Alixares has been completely renovated in 2004. Its rooms are climatized and have sat TV, minibar, fully equipped bathroom, and safety box. The hotel has outdoor swimming-pool and it is surrounded by private gardens. This is a particularly popular hotel, due to its ideal location and is excellent value for money.

Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, which is open during summer period, beginning of may to the end of september depending on weather conditions.

A perfect situation just a step away from the Alhambra Palace, Granada's most popular attraction. The city centre is only a few minutes away.

Banquet facilities, Bar, Barbecue area, Conceirge, Conference facilites, Currency exchange, Disabled facilities, Doctor on call, Internet access-High-Speed, Internet access-Wireless, Lift/Elevator, Lobby, Non-smoking rooms, Parking facilites-at cost, Pets allowed, Reception, Restaurant, Room service, Safe deposit box, Solarium, Swimming pool-outdoor services. Parking is charged at 14.60 Euros and supplement for buffet breakfast is 8 Euros per person per day.

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Hotel Alixares Rooms

Standard
The room offers 1 double bed and 1 twin bed with air conditioning, alarm clock, bathroom amenities, cable/satellite TV, color TV, disabled facilities, ensuite/private bathroom, hairdryer, heating, internet access, mini bar, non-smoking rooms, safe in room and telephone.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
General
Concierge
Elevators
Activities
Outdoor pool
Solarium
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Business center
Laundry service
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Doctor on call
Currency exchange
Internet
WiFi
Parking
Parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

Nearby points of interest

  • Alhambra: 0.9 mi
  • Granada Railway Station: 1.5 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1300
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (15)

Ratings and reviews for Hotel Alixares

Overall score

3.7 / 5
5.01.0
15 out of 15
Amenities:
3.6
Cleanliness:
4.1
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3.6
Location:
4.1
Value:
3.9

87% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
waltergo2
Business
NY
Sep 10, 2012

Not half bad

Could pass as a 4-star hotel in an excellent tourist location, at the very gate of the Alhambra. But the management is limited, the restaurant awful, and there are not many people around to help. Pity the rooftop pool is tawdry and unheated. The place is really OK for an out of town resort, cheap too.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Restaurants nearby, down a steep hill, are clean and offer good menus.

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Rhode Island
Aug 10, 2009

Convenient location for the Alhambra

The hotel is pleasant and near the Alhambra but it is quite a distance from central Granada and the other attractions. The buffet meals were adequate but not fancy. One of our two rooms was spoiled by a smell of sewage. I think the was a leak in the drain line.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Alixares

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Philadelphia, PA
Sep 4, 2009

Great base for the weekend

Both the bedroom and bathroom were small and basic, but the location is a great base for visiting the Alhambra and the city of Granada for a short stay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Entertainment tip: Short drive from hotel

Zoraya restaurant has Flamenco floor show. Performers pass out baskets for tips.

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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Lawtena y Orgullosa
Business
Florida
Apr 1, 2013

Disappointed!

TERRIBLE location if you are renting a car! We had to PAY a tourist guide from the Department of Tourism 10 Euros so that he could escort us while on his motorcycle!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
1
Comfort:
1
Location:
1
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Hotel Alixares

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Denver, CO
May 20, 2009

Too touristy, would not stay there again

If you like big busses in front of your hotel all the time, a very expensive place to park your car, the smell of sewage in your room and a hotel away from everything BUT the alhambra, this hotel is for you. It looks great online, but if you have a desire to see real spain this is NOT your hotel. Everything you do there is extra money. Parking cost over $20 per night. Traveling into town is usually a 20 minute commute. Do yourself a favor: Get a nice hotel in Granada (which is a beautiful city) and spend money ONE TIME on the easy bus to the Alhambra.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
1
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Business

Money-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Take the shuttle into Granda instead of a taxi ride. 1.50 Euros for round trip vs. 7 Euro one way for taxi. Shuttle 30 and 33 take you from Alhambra entrance to the middle of downtown Granada.

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