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Zafra is a small, hospitable and charming town with two squares and a park that buzz with the life... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
Frigiliarte
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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Well worth a visit!

This is the second time we have stayed in Zafra on our travels through Spain and we always... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2017
SheffieldPip
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Zafra is a small, hospitable and charming town with two squares and a park that buzz with the life of a friendly community. The Convent of St Clare is an absolute gem; full of simple works of art in a beautiful building. Whenever I read...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Frigiliarte
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Visited in 2005/6 and again June 2018. Waste of a detour and hard to credit is included on Silver Route. Dismal, cluttered, dirty & drab & this on a sunny day. Full marks to.those who came.up with 'Things to see' but just not worth the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sandra L
Reviewed October 7, 2017

This is the second time we have stayed in Zafra on our travels through Spain and we always thoroughly this. There are lots of things to see around the Plaza Grande and several nice small hotels. So, we would thoroughly recommend this little town with...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank SheffieldPip
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Been here many times, it's a small town in Rural Spain. Don't expect many to speak English although there are a lot of expats live in this region. It's a lovely place very Spanish and if you want total immersion in the culture this is...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Allen H
Reviewed March 25, 2017

Zafra is worth the small detour from the highway to Seville. The city centre has some nice old buildings and there is a good choice of bars and restaurants.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Helmut F
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Zafra has a castle that you can stay in, it has a very nice pedestrian only shopping street, gates from the middle ages, two interesting and adjoining plazas, the plaza chica and the plaza grande where you can always find something to eat and people...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank Chileice
Reviewed November 20, 2016

We spent three nights in Zafra, in part using it as a base to explore nearby attractions. The town is a real delight, popular with Spanish visitors but unspoilt by mass tourism. It is a relaxing place, easy to wander round on foot, with plenty...More

Date of experience: October 2016
6  Thank John C
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Very easy to explore and see all the attractions. Lovely historic city, worth a visit. You wont be overwhelmed with tourists. Charming town.

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Debbybcn
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Several really charming hotels here, good food, if you are careful, and a quiet, pretty place to visit end of summer if on an Andalucian tour

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank 591nickyj
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

This is the second time we've been here and it's a very nice village to visit. Slow paced, it's very quaint and it's great to windup on the Plaza grande

Date of experience: August 2016
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