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Hotel Alixares

4 stars
Paseo De La Sabica, 40, Granada & Province, 18009
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.7
out of 5
14 reviews
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
Trip to Alhambra

Alhambra's entry is a short 5 minute walk from alixares which is important as is better to buy the... See full review

  • Betokened
  • Oct 13, 2011

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 (14)

Ratings and reviews for Hotel Alixares

Overall score

3.7 / 5
5.01.0
14 out of 14
Amenities:
3.6
Room cleanliness:
4.1
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3.6
Location:
4
Value:
3.9

86% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
VATerp
Business
Midlothian, VA
Nov 2, 2014

Perfect for Alhambra

We booked this for the proximity to the Alhambra, which is mere minutes away. I was not aware, but they offer valet parking for 15.50 euros/24 hours which is very convenient. The buffet breakfast was 8 euros and has a wide selection to get you ready for a day of sightseeing. Our room was ready when we arrived but lacked towels; I was told it would be 30 minutes and it was actually more like an hour before they brought the full complement... but by that time I had tracked down a housekeeper who at least gave me one.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

about as close as you can get to the Alhambra entrance

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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
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
1
Location:
1
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Business

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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
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room 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

4
5.01.0
On Spanish vacation
Business
Portland, Oregon
Jul 3, 2012

Great Alhambra location

Next to the Alhambra in Granada. Just don't be confused by the two locations given in Mapquest. Call if you have any questions about how to get there.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Betokened
Business
Chicago, IL, USA
Oct 13, 2011

Trip to Alhambra

Alhambra's entry is a short 5 minute walk from alixares which is important as is better to buy the ticket in the early morning. People start doing the line at 7 am though alhambra opens at 8 am. They have buffet for the 3 meals at a good price. You can leave your bags there if you have check out and pick them up later. A taxi to the renfe station was 8 euros.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
colorado
Jul 1, 2011

Location is fantastic!

cute rooms. windows that open. plenty of parking. little fridges to cool drinks. The location is fantastic. it's about 50 - 75 yards to the Alhambra entrance. There's also a fantastic pizza joint just down the street. The pool is great as well. Rooms are shaped differently, but we had a great time staying there. Just park the car and walk to the Alhambra. Also take the public bus straight into old town Granada for the sights.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

great pizza place just down the street!

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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
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room 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

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
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Reading,MA USA
Jul 12, 2009

Nice hotel away from the hetic city

Cool hotel away from downtown. great location overall. easy parking. would stay there again. rooms where clean and staff was friendly. nothing bad to say.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
spainlover
Business
USA
Jul 1, 2009

Great Location

The staff is wonderful and helpful. The breakfast is not the best I have had in Spain, but very good! The location could not be better! The only bad thing I can say is that I had some trouble with the WiFi. It worked most of the time, but would stop randomly.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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