Avila

 

Ávila is a town located in west-central Spain, 67 miles (110 km) northwest of Madrid.

The town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for prominent and well-preserved medieval town walls and many churches.

With 82 semicircular towers and nine gates, the city walls are the most complete in Spain. Avila’s most famous building is a majestic cathedral that is built into those walls.

The city is built on the flat summit of a rocky outcrop at 3,714 ft (1,132 m), standing high above the surrounding landscape and visible from a distance.

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Overall Atmosphere: Cultural
A Cultural Atmosphere includes both the historic (eg, landmark town centers) and the contemporary (music, nightlife, etc).

Cultural Interests tend to be:
(a) indoors-oriented, and therefore not as linked to weather conditions for enjoyment
(b) relatively physically accessible, while also not being physically demanding.
Featuring mainly indoors-oriented historical or contemporary attractions.
 

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Camino Viejo

Camino Viejo offers accommodation in Avila. La Viña Park is 200 metres from the property. The accommodation features a seating area. Some units feature a dining area and/or terrace. Average score from 10 guest reviews: 8.1/10.

$160

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Hotel El Rastro

The lovely El Rastro Hotel has an ideal location within the city’s ancient walls. It is close to the Rastro Arch and the birth house of Santa Teresa with its museum. Average score from 760 guest reviews: 8.2/10.

$30 - $64

 
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Hotel Las Murallas

Located in Avila's old town, between the picturesque St Vincent's Basilica and the old city walls, this hotel offers free wired internet throughout. Air-conditioned rooms offer stunning views of the basilica, city walls and old town. Average score from 900 guest reviews: 8.1/10.

$38 - $110

 
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Palacio de los Velada

Set in an impressive 16th-century palace, the Palacio de los Velada offers luxurious rooms with elegant furnishings and air conditioning. A beautiful arched gallery surrounds the bright, central courtyard. Average score from 25 guest reviews: 8.6/10.

$59 - $383

 
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Hostal el Rastro

Set within Avila's Medieval walls, this recently renovated, 16th-century guesthouse boasts rustic charm and a fabulously authentic restaurant. The guesthouse's design remains faithful to the delightful architecture of the Rastro's original... Average score from 386 guest reviews: 8.3/10.

$42 - $59

 
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Hotel NameRooms FromGuest Rating
Hotel Las Leyendas

Hotel Las Leyendas

Only 4 minutes' walk from Ávila Cathedral, Hotel Las Leyendas is set in the old town. It is a charming and sympathetically converted manor house that dates back to the 16th century. The property offers free WiFi throughout. Average score from 843 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$43 - $176

 
$438.7
Hotel Restaurante Sonsoles

Hotel Restaurante Sonsoles

Set on the Nuestra Señora de Sonsoles Sanctuary, Hotel Restaurante Sonsoles is located 4 km from Ávila. The rustic-style hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi in public areas. Each heated room includes a flat-screen TV. Average score from 294 guest reviews: 8.7/10.

$59

 
$598.7
Hotel Puerta de la Santa

Hotel Puerta de la Santa

This hotel lies 20 metres from the Puerta de la Santa, a historic entrance into Ávila. It offers free Wi-Fi and great views over the Amblés Valley, city walls and Gredos Mountains. Average score from 803 guest reviews: 8.6/10.

$48 - $117

 
$488.6
Palacio de los Velada

Palacio de los Velada

Set in an impressive 16th-century palace, the Palacio de los Velada offers luxurious rooms with elegant furnishings and air conditioning. A beautiful arched gallery surrounds the bright, central courtyard. Average score from 25 guest reviews: 8.6/10.

$59 - $383

 
$598.6
Palacio Valderrabanos

Palacio Valderrabanos

Located beside Ávila’s cathedral, this Medieval-style hotel is set in a 14th-century palace and forms part of the city’s UNESCO World Heritage Site. It offers elegant rooms and free Wi-Fi. Average score from 26 guest reviews: 8.5/10.

$40 - $173

 
$408.5
Hotel II Castillas Ávila

Hotel II Castillas Ávila

Opened in 2006, this modern 4-star hotel offers spacious, luxurious accommodation, well-equipped with all contemporary comforts and facilities, in a convenient location with great road access. Average score from 52 guest reviews: 8.5/10.

$40 - $440

 
$408.5
Hostal el Rastro

Hostal el Rastro

Set within Avila's Medieval walls, this recently renovated, 16th-century guesthouse boasts rustic charm and a fabulously authentic restaurant. The guesthouse's design remains faithful to the delightful architecture of the Rastro's original... Average score from 386 guest reviews: 8.3/10.

$42 - $59

 
$428.3
Hotel Arco San Vicente

Hotel Arco San Vicente

This hotel is located in Ávila’s charming Old Town, just 200 metres from Ávila Cathedral. It offers classic-style rooms with free Wi-Fi, most of which offer views over the famous city walls. Average score from 901 guest reviews: 8.3/10.

$46 - $107

 
$468.3
Hostal El Rincón

Hostal El Rincón

Situated next to Avila Town Hall, this guest house offers a traditional restaurant and simple rooms with free Wi-Fi, a TV and a private bathroom. Avila Cathedral is a 2-minute walk away. Average score from 562 guest reviews: 8.2/10.

$43 - $55

 
$438.2
Hotel Fontecruz Ávila

Hotel Fontecruz Ávila

The 4-star Fontecruz Avila is a peaceful and lovely hotel located only 3 km from Ávila. Enjoy a quiet and relaxed stay in beautiful surroundings. Average score from 30 guest reviews: 8.1/10.

$38 - $479

 
$388.1
Hotel Las Murallas

Hotel Las Murallas

Located in Avila's old town, between the picturesque St Vincent's Basilica and the old city walls, this hotel offers free wired internet throughout. Air-conditioned rooms offer stunning views of the basilica, city walls and old town. Average score from 900 guest reviews: 8.1/10.

$38 - $110

 
$388.1
Hostal Mirador de Avila

Hostal Mirador de Avila

Located 100 metres from the Four Columns Monument, Hostal Mirador de Avila offers views of Ávila’s ancient city walls. There is free Wi-Fi and all air-conditioned rooms come with a flat-screen TV. Average score from 171 guest reviews: 8.1/10.

$50

 
$508.1
Hotel Sercotel Cuatro Postes

Hotel Sercotel Cuatro Postes

Set next to the Four Columns Monument, Hotel Sercotel Cuatro Postes offers panoramic views of Ávila’s ancient city walls. This modern hotel offers elegant, air-conditioned rooms with a minibar and TV. Average score from 585 guest reviews: 7.9/10.

$54 - $232

 
$547.9
Hotel H2 Avila

Hotel H2 Avila

Situated just 3 minutes’ drive from the centre of Avila, this hotel enjoys views of the medieval city walls. Free parking is available on site and free Wi-Fi is offered throughout. Average score from 32 guest reviews: 7.8/10.

$37 - $426

 
$377.8
Hotel Don Carmelo

Hotel Don Carmelo

Set opposite San Antonio Park, Don Carmelo has easy access to Ávila’s old town and offers free entry to its gym. Rooms feature free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV. Average score from 828 guest reviews: 7.3/10.

$43 - $129

 
$437.3
Apartamento Losillas

Apartamento Losillas

Apartamento Losillas is 700 metres from Avila Bus Station and a 10-minute walk from the Cathedral. The air-conditioned apartment has a terrace with views over the city and Adaja River Valley. Average score from 44 guest reviews: 7.2/10.

$47 - $53

 
$477.2
Hotel Santa Teresa

Hotel Santa Teresa

This homely Castilian style hotel is situated very near the capital of the region. It enjoys a tranquil setting and beautiful views of the Valle Amblés. The air-conditioned rooms at the Santa Teresa feature classic-style décor, free Wi-Fi and a TV. Average score from 274 guest reviews: 7.0/10.

$38 - $75

 
$387.0

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