Hidden away in the bustling streets of Seville, Corral del Rey is a perfect jewel of a boutique hotel. The 17 rooms are beautifully decorated and well equipped - this is one of Andalucia's most charming boutique hotels.
Located down a tiny cobbled pedestrian side street in the Barrio Alfalfa, you cannot get more boutique and intimate than this
The plunge pool on the roof terrace is the perfect antidote to the intense summer heat
It is worth opting for a Pool Terrace Suite to enjoy your own private plunge pool
Relax in one of the cosy sitting rooms after a day exploring the city
You enter the wonderful property of Corral del Rey by an old Moorish studded wooden door, concealed down a tiny side street in the Barrio Alfalfa. Inside, a restored 17th century Casa Palacio greets you, just one of the three gracious buildings that have been combined to house the lobby, small dining area, lovely lounge complete with honesty bar, and 17 rooms of the hotel.
Corral del Rey is beautifully designed using original architectural features combined with contemporary chic interiors and modern technology, such as iPod docking stations and plasma satellite TVs.The open roof terrace, with a small plunge pool, is fantastic for relaxing, or gazing across the rooftops of Seville towards the Cathedral and Giralda.
There is a vast array of activities available to guests at Corral del Rey. Tour guides can take guests for half or full day excursions to places of interest in Seville and all over the region, including day trips to Cordoba, Jerez, or Cadiz. Meanwhile in the city a private yoga teacher, flamenco class or horse and cart trip can be arranged.
When to visit
In cooler months, take breakfast on the terrace at the top of the hotel, too hot for al fresco dining in the summer unfortunately!
Corral del Rey is in the old historic quarter of the Barrio Alfalfa of central Seville, which borders on the Santa Cruz district. It's a 5-minute walk from the Cathedral.
It is a 2-hour 40-minute direct flight to Seville Airport from London. Corral del Rey is a 30-minute drive from the airport.
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