Perhaps you have heard about Granada, that nice and magical city in the south of Spain. Sightseeing in Granada goes beyond the most popular touristic attractions, such as the Alhambra palace, the Cathedral of Granada, the Monastery la Cartuja or even the Albayzin district. If you are looking for a good place to stay (either hotels, hostel or apartment) in this magical city, keep reading!
As for hotels, our primary focus, these are the three hotels we are looking into:
- Eurostars Cathedral Hotel (classy 4-star hotel)
- Urban Dream Granada (most central hotel in Granada)
- Sacromonte Hotel (a nice budget hotel)
Classy hotel in Granada
Eurostars Cathedral Hotel welcomes its guests in a privileged setting, a few metres from the cathedral, the city’s Spanish Renaissance masterpiece and the temple’s famous Puerta del Perdón. The hotel is located in a complex of buildings and listed houses, including a 16th-century manor house.
The style of the building’s architectural lines merges with the innovative spirit of Eurostars Cathedral, which presents an avant-garde design that won’t leave anyone indifferent. This same style is reflected in the 94 rooms the hotel offers. The rooms, which are spacious and bright, offer a combination of modern décor, colourful fabrics and state-of-the-art equipment that guarantee maximum comfort.
In the room of this hotel, which are spacious and bright, you will find a comfortable space in which to relax and rest surrounded by the best comforts. In them you will find a wide range of services that include a private bathroom, amenities, free Wi-Fi. A state-of-the-art TV, air conditioning system, minibar, safe and kettle, among other services.
Among the 94 rooms there are six types, so whether you are coming with just one person, two people and one child or even alone you can find the best option. For further information about the room types just enter the link above!
Eurostars Catedral also has meeting rooms, so if you are looking for a place where to celebrate an event, banquets, cocktails, among others, in the centre of the city of Granada Eurostars Catedral is the perfect option as this hotel has great lounges for that.
The hotel also has a restaurant, you can enjoy the delights of this restaurant (Zaguán Restaurant) every day from 1 pm to 4 pm and from 8 pm to 10.30 pm. With a menu that explores the culinary traditions of the area, which maintain an authentic essence acquired over the centuries, the restaurant offers surprising creations to the palate. The récipes, base don top-quality regional products, are a true representation of the local culture. Dishes such as remojón granaíno or Montefrieño cheese board with honey from the Alpujarra will bring you closer to the real Granada. All this, in a welcoming space designed for guests to enjoy the restaurant’s gastronomic proposal even more.
But you can also continue enjoying the most authentic cuisine Eurostars Catedral proposes in its various spaces:
- Buffet breakfast. Monday to Friday from 7 am to 10.30 am and Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from 8 am to 11 am.
- Guests with included breakfast who leave the hotel before 7 am can request an express breakfast or a picnic breakfast. To receive this service, you have to inform reception at least 24 hours before check-out.
- Café/bar. Monday to Friday from 11 am to 11 pm and Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays from 8 pm to 11 am.
This hotel has even more interesting offers. One of them is the Flamenco Experience and the other one is the Romance package. Don’t forget to have a look at the promotion section!
Other services of the hotel are:
- 24-hour reception
- Body treatments
- Business centre
- Baggage consignment
- Laundry-dry cleaning service
- Air conditioning
- Vehicle rentals
- Newspapers in communal areas
- Facial treatments
- Babysitting services
- Extra beds (upon request)
- Breakfast in the room
- Cradles (upon request)
- Rooms adapted for disabled
The check-in time is at 3 pm (subjective) and the check-out is at 12 pm.
The hotel has a parking, whose cost is 22€/day. If the parking is full, you can use the San Agustín parking which is 20 metres from the hotel.
The average score from previous guests is 9.3 out of 10, plus 100% of the customers recommend it. The average price is around 90€/night but this can vary depending on the type of room and how long the room is reserved in advance.
So if you are looking for a great-quality place to stay during your stay in Granada and close to the centre of the city, don’t hesitate… Eurostars Catedral is your hotel!
Central hotel in Granada
Urban Dream Granada is a modern, comfortable and functional hotel in the heart of Granada. Hotel Urban Dream Granada is all of this and much more. It is an establishment with a unique style, excellent facilities and an efficient and friendly team of staff.
The hotel has 103 rooms, and there are several types of rooms such as the single room which is mostly designed for business tourism and guests who need space, comfort and relaxation and has 14 squared metres, the double room which is spacious (21 squared metres), the triple room which has extra space (30 squared metres) and is a perfect accomodation option for families, among others.
The services guests have in the room of this hotel are:
- Free Wi-Fi
- Air conditioning
- Satellite flat screen TV
- Room service
- Laundry service
- Ironing facilities
The hotel offers a lot of services too:
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free lugagge storage room
- Air conditioning
- 24-hour reception
- Currency exchange
- Function rooms for hire
- Disabled access
- TV room
- Excursion sales
- Ticket sales
Besides these services, in Urban Dream Granada also offers a ROOM + SPA + GYM + POOL package. This especial package was created by the hotel in collaboration with YO10 Sport and Spa Club. YO10 Sport and Spa Club is situated just 100 metres from the hotel. The spa in this club is 5*, so if you want to enjoy these services while your stay in Granada don’t hesitate about booking this interesting package!
The Urban Gastro Lounge (the hotel’s restaurant/lounge) has a terrace called “ Urban Blue Garden “, which has an orchard (in just the centre of the city of Granada) where you can eat and dine tapas, have breakfast or have some wine or drink while surrounded by vegetation. You can have the best service and different gastronomy that characterises Urban Gastro Lounge, but at street level in this blue-floored terrace while you enjoy the outdoors.
Urban Dream Granada has rooms for events and celebrations, such as communions, graduations, weddings, among others.
The hotel also has 4 rooms for work meetings, courses, conferences. The size of the rooms varies, 22 squared metres in the Sala Business (the smallest) which is ideal for small meeting or talks, such as a job interview or a simple small meeting and the biggest 84 squared metres in Sala Hipnos + Morfeo, which is perfect for conferences.
The check-in time starts at 14:00 (or 2:00 pm) and the check-out-time limit is at 12:00 noon.
The average rating of this hotel is 8.4 out of 10 and prices can start as low as at 43 euros per night but this may vary a lot, depending on the type of room, the time a room is book and how long the reservation is made in advance, but the average price is around 65/75 euros per night.
Affordable hotel in Granada
Hotel los Tilos is located in Granada’s central Plaza Bib-Rambla. The hotel features a rooftop terrace with great views of the Alhambra, Albayzín, Sacromonte and Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Rooms at Los Tilos are spacious and bright. Each room has air conditioning, TV and a private bathroom.
As for the types of rooms:
- Single room. The single room is designed for those who are looking for a little more of privacy but want to have the same they would have in the other types of rooms.
- Double room. This type of room has a private bathroom, two beds or double bed (on request), hairdryer, safe, wardrobe, air conditioning, heating, desk, telephone, free toiletries, flat screen TV, and free WiFi.
- Double with extra bed. Also called triple room, it has 3 beds, a private bathroom, hairdryer, safe, desk, air conditioning, wardrobe, heating, free toiletries, flat screen TV, and free WiFi.
- Double room – plaza view. It has the same that the standard double room but with views to a beautiful plaza.
The hotel is in an entirely pedestrian square, it’s not accesible by car, although there is a parking area 200 metres from the property. Also, the park has a lift for you luggage. So if you come by car you can easily get to the downtown.
But in case you went to Granada by plane, the airport bus makes a stop 200 metres from the hotel, or if you decided to go bus or train, the bus stop is in the Cathedral area, some 200 metres away.
This hotel is situated near from the city centre, so you can go on foot to any of the popular attractions of Granada, plus it is just over 1 km from the train station.
Hotel Granada los Tiros has their own cafetería (café) so you can have either breakfast, lunch or dinner there.
The hotel is rated as 9 out of 10 (on average). Prices start at 36 euros but they can vary depending on the type of room, mostly as the triple is more expensive than the single or the double room.
Hostels in Granada
In case you are looking for something cheap in the city of Granada and you don’t mind sharing room with other people, then you should opt for this hostel.
The White Nest Hostel is set in a restored 17th century Andalusian building with views of the Alhambra. Free WiFi is available throughout and rooms feature under-floor heating.
The hostel offers air-conditioned and heated private rooms, as well as shared and female-only dormitory rooms. Some rooms feature a private bathroom or views of the Alhambra.
Free coffee and tea is available and guests also have access to the kitchen with a microwave, kettle and fridge. There is also a common room with a TV and DVDs, as well as a laundry room.
The tour desk can provide tourist information on the surrounding area.
The White Nest Hostel is 600 m away from Granada Cathedral and the Capilla Real. Due to its central location guests can walk to find many restaurants, bars and places of interest.
Albayzin is a great choice for travellers interested in UNESCO World Heritage sites, atmosphere and architecture.
Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.
Also, there are facilities for disabled people, there’s 24-hour front desk and it is a perfect option for families, as there are family room so if you are planning to come with children don’t hesitate! this is your hostel.
As for the prices they can vary a lot, since it is not the same an 8-bed dormitory room that a 4-bed dormitory room whose price per night can be as low as 16 or 19 euros. For further details don’t hesitate to click on the link!
Finally we are in the apartment section. If you are looking for something more private, for 2, 3 or more people (up to 5 people), and in the heart of this city, an apartment would be a great option for your stay in Granada. Due to its location you can visit many interesting landmarks and architecture easily.
Home Granada Trinidad is a property, and so there are two types of rooms: studio and apartment. Although, the type of apartments are different within this property, some of them are designed for two people while others can be hosted by 3 or 4 people. The biggest apartment in the property is the 5-people one.
Featuring air conditioning, Home Granada Trinidad offers accommodation in Granada. Granada cathedral is 300 m from the property. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property.
All units have a flat-screen TV. There is a seating and/or dining area in some units. All units feature a kitchen fitted with a microwave and a toaster. A refrigerator and a stovetop are available, as well as a coffee machine and a kettle. Each unit comes with a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hair dryer. Bed linen is provided.
Alhambra and Generalife is 1.2 km from Home Granada, while Alcaiceria is 200 m away. The nearest airport is Federico Garcia Lorca Granada- Jaen Airport, which is 16 km away from the apartment.
The shortest stay is 2 nights, and the lowest price for a two-night stay is 90 euros. The highest price is 210 euros for 4 nights, in the appartment for 5 people. If you want to know more about prices don’t forget to have a careful look at the prices for the different appartment types before making your reservation!