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Safety index

91 out of 100

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Safe area

Family

Family

Historic

Hotel Rua Villar

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9.3

Excellent (1,610 ratings)

Santiago de Compostela, Spain - 

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210 m Obradoiro Square

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210 m Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

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210 m San Martino Pinario Monastery

Hotel Overview

Hotel Rua Villar is poised gracefully in the historical heart of Santiago de Compostela, offering guests a unique blend of traditional charm and contemporary comfort. Based on user reviews, this hotel is known for its exceptional service, attention to detail, and its prime location that allows easy access to the city’s major attractions. Guests appreciate the hotel's capacity to provide a serene and inviting atmosphere amidst the bustling city life.

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Hotel highlights

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Cleanliness

Breakfast

  1. Prime Location: Situated in the heart of the city, it offers easy access to major attractions and historical sites.
  2. Exceptional Service: Highly praised for its attentive and personalized customer service.
  3. Charming Atmosphere: The hotel exudes a traditional aura coupled with modern facilities, creating a unique and inviting ambiance.
  4. Comfortable Rooms: Guests have highlighted the comfort and cleanliness of the rooms, providing a restful experience.
  5. Quality Breakfast: The breakfast served is often mentioned for its variety and quality, giving guests a pleasant start to their day.
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Area for improvement

  1. Soundproofing Issues: Some guests have mentioned that the soundproofing between rooms could be improved.
  2. Inconsistent Wi-Fi: There have been reports of the Wi-Fi connection being unreliable or slow at times.
  3. Limited Parking: Due to its central location, parking can be challenging and may require a bit of a walk.
  4. Room Size Variability: A few guests have noted that room sizes can vary, with some finding their rooms to be on the smaller side.
  5. Price Point: While many find the costs reasonable for the location and amenities, others feel the pricing can be a bit high compared to other options.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Free WiFi

Laundry

Laundry

Housekeeping

Room service

Room service

Bar

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

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RateScore

Total 1,610 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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9.3

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9.6

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booking

1,420 Reviews

9.3 / 10

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expedia

190 Reviews

9.6 / 10

Reviews

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Words are aggregated from hotel reviews across the web and listed by the most mentions.

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Location was mentioned 107 times

2% Negative92% Positive

Reviews based on Location

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Alex A5 months ago
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Outstanding overall stay. The friendly staff is what really makes this place stand out. Every receptionist, cleaner and cafe worker I came across was exceptionally polite and helpful. 10/10

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Fairy Buddy-Angel8 months ago
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First class. Super location. Lovely building with excellent rooms. Quiet and relaxing, convenient for the cathedral, shops, park and market. The staff are excellent; reception, dining room and cleaning personnel were all super friendly, helpful, considerate and efficient. Highly recommended.

Hotel Quality

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 15

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Number of floors 4

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 2004

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

18

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113

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102

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Obradoiro Square

210 m

Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

210 m

San Martino Pinario Monastery

210 m

Alameda Park

280 m

Galicia Plaza

350 m

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Getting around

Santiago de Compostela Station

1.05 km

Santiago de Compostela (SCQ-Lavacolla)

13.5 km

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Restaurants

O Piorno

210 m

Petiscos do Cardeal

140 m

Sindueña

210 m

Café Casino

Nearby

Bar Charra

Nearby

Street View

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Daytime safety

92 out of 100

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Nighttime safety

82 out of 100

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Santiago de Compostela safety index

Safety

Crime

91

Overall Safety Index

Very Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

91 out of 100

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Women safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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84

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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100

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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69

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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91

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LGBTQ safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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100

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

18

Overall Crime index

Minimal

An average rating of the crime categories

18 out of 100

Property crime severity

Low

24

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Mugging or robbery  12/100

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Car theft  12/100

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Car break-ins  24/100

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Home break-ins  17/100

Violent crime severity

Minimal

10

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Physical attacks  11/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  7/100

Other crime severity

Minimal

8

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Insult or harassment in public  15/100

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Corruption or bribery  22/100

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Drug problem  36/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.2 - $0.6

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Coffee

$1 - $2

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Beer 0.5L

$0.5 - $2

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$10 - $14

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$1.2 - $1.5

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.5 - $1.5

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$30 - $80

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$3 - $10

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McMeal at McDonalds

$7 - $9.3

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1 - $2.1

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Public transport, monthly pass

$30 - $37.5

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.5 - $1.8

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$7.5 - $20

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$10 - $35

Weather In Santiago de Compostela

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Precipitation In Santiago de Compostela

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Air Quality

Moderate

PM2.513

PM1023

37

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Slight concern for sensitive groups. Most can continue outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Poor

Water quality is very low. Consider alternative water drinking options.

Traffic around property

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Light

Few vehicles on the road, relaxed and stress-free driving experience.

House Rules

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Check in after 14:00

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Check out until 12:00

Children welcome

No pets

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