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Hotel El Convent

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Barcelona
Reviewed 5 April 2012

I chose the hotel because of its location, along one of my favourite stretches of the Costa Brava, and because the low-season weekend package they were offering seemed like excellent value. With an offer, you never know if there will be a catch but the hotel looked great on the web page so I decided to give it a try....

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Alberobello, Italy
Reviewed 18 September 2011

We stayed in this cozy, elegant and tranquil hotel in September, probably the best time for enjoying the Costa Brava. We got room nr. 17, spacious, cleaned with a small balcony overlooking the pool and the gorgeous valley and woods. Maybe the bathroom was a bit too small and crunchy. Bed very comfortable. Slippers, good towels, free beach/pool towels which...

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Sausalito
Reviewed 2 August 2011

What a beautiful spot! We are so happy we stayed here. The grounds are absolutely impeccably kept, and it's just a short walk to the Sa Riera beach. The service at the front desk was unfailing - they were always available for recommendations and told us about our favorite restaurant, Turandot, up the hill in Begur. The restaurant in the...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 July 2011

We stayed in El Convent june 2011. This was our second stay there; we absolutely love it. It is close to the medieval village of Begur (shopping and dining) and a few minutes away from the lovely bays of the Costa Brava. The Hotel has a good restaurant and a nice outdoor terrace and pool.

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London
Reviewed 23 July 2010

I just kept thinking "what a shame"... This is such a stunning looking hotel set in the most beautifully kept grounds with a lovely swimming pool and restarant terrace. And yet it is not being managed properly and the value for money is very poor. We paid E237 euros a night (high season) and yet our small room (no 10)...

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Dublin
Reviewed 4 October 2009

Really loved this hotel, small boutiquesque but loads of character, good food and excellent service. It was nice to find somewhere on this coast not overly commercialised and we had to go as far north to Begur to find it. Offered us a very relaxing break, nice small town on the hill and lovely beach at with walking distance of...

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St Andrews, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2009

Very beautiful hotel - a former convent stylishly converted. Located a short walk from Sa Riera beach but a little longer from Begur itself, so a car is essential. Our standard room was very comfortable, and breakfasts offered a good range of pastries and fruits. The main problem for us was that the hotel can't seem to decide if it's...

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Aussie in Europe
Reviewed 5 July 2009

This is one of the most beautiful locations (a converted Convent in its own grounds) in a beautiful part of the Costa Brava. We've been regular visitors since discovering it a few years ago (I think right after it opened). The restaurant is capable of serving up delicate surprises, the terrace is stunning, the swimming pool divine, the location near...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 19 March 2009

The Convent is a small, luxurious and very tranquil boutique hotel. The building is an ancient convent that has been entirely refurbished. The whole hotel, the rooms, the bar, the garden and pool area, emanate comfort, style and tranquility. Everything in this hotel is thought out, with great love for detail. The town, Begur, is one of the most beautiful...

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Bath
Reviewed 13 July 2008

My husband and I stayed at El Convent last week and loved everything about this hotel. It is very atmospheric and beautifully decorated. The staff were excellent, friendly and well informed about the locality. The gardens are beautiful and gave us a tranquil place to read at the end of a hard day's sight seeing. The restaurant served fresh and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Convent is a restored 17th-century convent, in the beautiful coastal town of Begur. It offers free Wi-Fi access and an outdoor pool. The hotel once belonged to the Minimos religious order, and each room is unique. They have been carefully restored, keeping their original features. Hotel Convent has beautiful panoramic views of the sea and the Baix Empordà. It also has lovely gardens, a gym and sauna. Free public parking is available on site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel El Convent

Address: Carrer del Raco 2 Sa Riera, 17255 Begur, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Girona > Costa Brava > Begur
Price Range: $135 - $397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel El Convent 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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Hotel El Convent Begur, Spain - Costa Brava
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“Rooms # 16 - 24. Room 12 is dark with no view at all. .”
 of 5 bubbles katcat269, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the Standard rooms. They are not worthy!”
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“ask for one that does not resemble a cave”
 of 5 bubbles susanhopem, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms to a good standard but worth paying a bit more for a superior room”
 of 5 bubbles 400PaulF, 10 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Do NOT stay in room 25 (Garden room)”
  • AVOID THIS ROOM!!!
  • AVOID THIS DAMP ROOM (NO:25)
  • Damp on the walls on the Hotel
  • Stains on the sofa
  • Air freshener to mask the damp smell
  • Pipes sticking out of walls in bathroom
  • Badly decorated and finished
  • Poor finish in the bathroom
 of 5 bubbles Ianinspain, 27 Aug 2014 | Read review
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