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AC Palacio De Santa Paula, Autograph Collection

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is extremely conveniently located, very central: about a minute from the Cathedral and Capilla Real, the winding streets of the Albaicin, the buses in Plaza Nueva and just about every other attraction in the city. The Alhambra's a 20min or so walk by one of the several (steepish) routes up the hillside. We had a most beautiful room...

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Darien, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Autograph Collection hotels are an upper tier Marriott brand and this hotel, which is built around a former convent, is lovely with a wonderful inner courtyard for drinks or a light lunch. It is located near the Cathedral on a main street, Gran Via de Colon, but our room was quiet and well appointed. Staff was extremely well trained...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I have stayed in hotels all over the world, but never one with as beautiful courtyards and overall ambiance as the Palacio de Santa Paula. Afternoon drinks in the courtyard were fabulous and the staff were so great. The hotel is centrally located and easy walking distance to most things. Would stay here again if I ever get the chance.

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Kopavogur, Iceland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is very well situated, beautifully decorated (stay in the older part... the convent part) with excellent service, both cleaning and other services. To improve: 1. The breakfast staff did not always understand our orders which were made in English - which is not satisfactory for a 5 star hotel. 2. The lobby recommended a flamengo show (Venta el...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely hotel, fantastic location in the centre of Granada. The rooms are a delight overlooking the courtyard of what used to be a monastery. Sympathetic to the history but modern with comfortable beds and so tranquil. I can't speak highly enough of the service, attentive, friendly and helpful. It was great visiting at Easter but beware all...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights and loved the hotel. We got a room facing the main courtyard on the second floor which was very peaceful with the sound of the fountain. I would highly recommend it. The restaurant at the hotel was also amazing for dinner. It's conveniently located near the main sites in the city center with lots of...

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Tadworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We struggled to choose a hotel in Granada as there are not many obvious luxury options in the centre, and everything seemed to have some disadvantage apparent from the reviews. This is a very well located hotel on a busy road, easy walking distance to most city centre sights. Modern in style, we had a good sized comfortable standard room...

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Draper, Utah, United States
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This hotel is a converted convent. They have done a wonderful job of converting this to a modern comfortable hotel. The rooms are very unique as it retains the round-arched windows on the facade. We were then in March and the air conditioning wasn't turned on yet, so we slept with the windows open and it was very comfortable.

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Paris, France
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My wife and I just spent 5 days in the hotel. Location - Extremely conveniently located on Granada's main and very pleasant street. Only a few minutes walk to the cathedral, and all the most interesting parts of the city. The Alhambra is just a few minutes away by taxi, and perhaps 20 minutes away by foot. One can also...

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HPSPA, Director de Relaciones Públicas at AC Palacio De Santa Paula, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Dear sipivu, Thank you very much for your comments and for choosing us again while your stay in Granada. For sure our Convent is the best option to discover Granada and enjoy the history of the city in our building; while you can enjoy your Marriott Rewards benefits. Our daily and main aim is to improve in our daily basis...

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a few days and it was a great experience. The check-in process was smooth and easy and the staff was vey attentive. The room was great, wonderful bed and linens, the bathroom was great too. There were plenty of toiletries and some kits in case you forgot some essentials (shaving, tooth paste, etc.). Breakfast is not...

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Dear KingHuskey, Thank you very much for your comments and for choosing us again while your stay in Granada. For sure our Convent is the best option to discover Granada and enjoy the history of the city in our building; while you can enjoy your Marriott Rewards benefits. Our daily and main aim is to improve in our daily basis...

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The AC Palacio de Santa Paula, Autograph Collection (R) is located at the historic center of Granada, close to the Albaicín and Sacromonte areas, the Cathedral and the Royal Chapel, the historical Triunfo's Garden, the Archaeological Museum and, Of course, the Alhambra. Our beautiful Property, one of the best five-star hotels in Granada, is a restored masterpiece with 75 rooms and was declared a historical and artistic monument. The hotel replaced the Convent of Santa Paula and Casa Morisca, which existed in the 16th and 12th centuries, respectively. This luxury hotel in Granada also has "El Claustro" restaurant, located in the old refectory of the Santa Paula Convent, which offer our guests a haute cuisine service that mix elements of traditional Andalusian cuisine with modern culinary concepts. The best option to discover Granada. ... more   less 

Additional Information about AC Palacio De Santa Paula, Autograph Collection

Address: Gran Via Colon 31, 18001 Granada, Spain (Formerly AC Hotel Palacio de Santa Paula by Marriott)
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Granada
Price Range: $187 - $418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — AC Palacio De Santa Paula, Autograph Collection 5*
Number of rooms: 75
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Granada
#10 Family Hotel in Granada
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“Courtyard rooms recommended”
suo351, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Junior suite 223 is the best room”
sipivu, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“choose anything by the old convent courtyard”
Topert, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try and book a room in the old part of the hotel, the rooms are just right with beautiful high ceilings”
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“I stayed in the old part of the hotel, rooms are beautiful and overlook a courtyard.”
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