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London, England
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51 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2013

My wife and I (in our mid-30s) stayed here for 3 nights in August 2013. We paid 144 euros/night for the 'suite' room on the 2nd floor of the 'old house' (main building). Overall we thought this was a great place, and we would happily stay here again. I think we were the only English guests - the rest seemed... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2013

This hotel is truly deserving of its 5 star rating. So much has already been said about the quality of the hotel and the friendliness of the owners and staff but they truly go the extra mile. Such a fabulous place that we can't wait to go back and we never usually go back anywhere !!

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Santiago, Chile
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53 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2013

We made a same-day reservation for two couples as a a result of a last-minute change of travel plans. What luck to find such a nice place! The staff was super friendly, accommodating, and helpful. The inn was lovely. The rooms were spacious, spotless, and well appointed. Breakfast was superb. We could not have been happier - a great discovery!

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Toulouse, France
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Reviewed 25 April 2013 via mobile

This gorgeously renovated Mas has now been open 6 months. We stayed end-April, in an economy double from (99€ with breakfast). The breakfast was delicious, we'd recommend the scrambled eggs with asparagus. home made jams, Iberian ham and cheese set you up for the day. Set on a hill, it's a short 5-10min walk to the seafront, and another 10... More 

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essex
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Reviewed 19 September 2012

It 's a family run hotel not far from the city centre (10 min walk) which males it really quiet and relaxing. Staff is very kind and helpful. Our room was big and clean. Breakfast is delicious with all sorts of food: cheese meats egg fresh fruit. 6-7sorts of bread..... We really enjiyed our stay in palamos

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2012

This is homely rather than hotelly. The owners and staff are very friendly and helpful and the room we had was comfortable, but quite basic. There is a nice garden with sun loungers but no sunshades except those over the tables and chairs - a bit of an oversight I think as it really restricts where you can sit in... More 

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Oakland
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Reviewed 7 August 2011

I have to admit I was a tad disappointed when we first got to Hotel Sant Joan. Neither the hotel and nor the town of Palamos look like much when you first arrive. But the place quickly grew on me and ended up one of my favorites stops in our trip to Spain. The hotel itself has a lovely garden... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2010

We found this hotel on the net. The owners are very kind and welcoming. Breakfast is delicious (different sorts of bread, bacon, egg, fruit..) and till midday . They advised on restaurant, places to go... It was a wonderful and relaxing stay. To be recommended!!!!

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Reviewed 11 January 2010

We really enjoyed our stay. The hotel is small, great, calm, clean. The garden is lovely. The staff are very helpful and they tell you about the best places and restaurants around. Breakfast (or brunch because it's until midday) is graet. We'll go back

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Londoner in Spain
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Reviewed 6 December 2009

Very quiet and lovely hotel. Excellent attention to guests. Very clean and great breakfast. Free internet access which was very important deu to my job!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Sant Joan is the ideal place for those who are looking for a relaxing and welcoming atmosphere with a personal touch. It is a family run hotel situated in the heart of the Costa Brava, 40km from Girona airport and 100 km from the French border.The Hotel is a XVIII century restored masía (Catalan Cottage), located in the old quarter of Sant Joan de Palamós (900mts from the beach), with a large garden (550m2) with an outdoor swimming pool (heated from June to October) and a hot water Jacuzzi that, due to its singular location, offers the guests quietness and privacy. The 20 non-smoking rooms are unique and personalised to enjoy a good rest with attention to detail to ensure your comfort. Most of them overlook the garden and all have bathroom with tub or shower, hairdryer, TV, safe, air conditioning (heat/cold) and free Wi-Fi. The junior suite and Superior rooms have mini bar. In order to have a good rest and to get up in no rush, our buffet breakfast is served from 8.30 to 12.00 and from 9.00 to 12.00 during the low season. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Sant Joan

Address: Avenida de la Llibertat, 79, 17230 Palamos, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Girona > Palamos
Price Range: $1,401 - $1,414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sant Joan 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Hotel Sant Joan Palamos, Spain - Costa Brava
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#1 Family Hotel in Palamos
#1 Romantic Hotel in Palamos
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Palamos
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The new wing has large balcony's overlooking the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles TrevB65, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“We were in the new wing room 112 .....it is lovely but cannot comment on the rooms in the restored older part of the hotel.”
  • Lovely garden and wisteria clad older part of the hotel.
 of 5 bubbles CaroleB638, 30 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Try getting a room in the old part of the buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles GeorgeO1, 26 Oct 2013 | Read review
“The suite room has an enormo-balcony”
 of 5 bubbles ReviewingHero, 15 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Rooms on the first floor of the new construction benefit from the late evening sun and seating is available on the balcony/terrace outside the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 956Jonno, 25 Jul 2013 | Read review
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