Travel Blogs from Seville
... they were so extensive and we didn't have the time. Along with the Alhambra and the alcazar in Cordoba, Sevilla's Real Alcazar is being considered for the next season of "Game of Thrones." We still hope the producers choose Cordoba, but the Real Alcazar would also be an excellent choice (we think the Alhambra is too iconic--and constantly crowded--to be a good selection). But they probably won't ask us for our opinion, so we'll just wait and see.
... lucky with this one. After our exhausting first morning in Seville (read earlier post), we headed back to our Airbnb accommodation and got a quick tour of the house. The house was built in the mid 1800s and was magnificent. What an experience - only through Airbnb or a lot of cash for a hotel can get you such an experience. Our hosts were lovely and offered us traditional port wine from the south of Spain poured directly from an oak cask. The terrace of the house ...
... br> Wet then had dinner at the Lusa Tapas bar again, the second time this holiday that we have dined at the same restaurant two nights in a row. We were again very satisfied with the range of choices on offer, with the sardine's on toast worthy of a special mention. We then went bed feeling rather flat as we knew we had to leave Seville tomorrow. But we all know the old saying, there's always more fish in the ocean. See you again tomorrow, goodbye for ...
... least equal with the first place in Barcelona. We had three veg tapas and then ordered potatoes bravos. These were to die for. We thought we had ordered Iberian ham to go with them but actually got a big steak and more potatoes. It was arguably the best steak we have ever eaten. OMG! Then the waiter came back with another plate of potatoes bravos. He said it was on the house (I think). Also had several tinto de veranos. We love them - so refreshing and don't make you ...
... on our flight to Ireland - Prue even considered tipping out some of the volume in her toiletries (shampoo, moisturiser etc) to save weight!!After 4 nights in Seville we took a quick train to Cordoba and arrived at another good hotel with a Roman themed pool on the 2nd floor. While lovely, poor Cordoba couldn't compete with our time in Seville so we were pleased to have stayed longer in Seville and to only have 3 days in Cordoba. We again set the alarm and jogged or ...
Other places to stay in Seville
Triana Oeste, Seville | 5 star hotelfrom $89
- Great Hotel, Lovely City
- Exceptional Value. Top notch service at bargain rates !
- Quality hotel, shame about the location.
Huerta de la Salud, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $88
La Buhaira, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $64
León XIII - Los Naranjos, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $59
- Great Value
- Excellent value hotel
- Loved my stay
Heliópolis, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $54
- A mega-hotel in charming Seville
- Beautiful Hotel!
- April Fair in Seville
La Buhaira, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $57
- Not always worth the walk back
- Excellent Sangria
- Spitzen Sangria
Avenida Kansas City s/n, Seville | Hotelfrom $79
- Great Hotel.
- Just Had Five Fantastic Nights
- A very good hotel
Huerta del Pilar, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $56
- Hotel Hesperia - Fabulous Four Star...
- Good hotel at accessible location with great service
- Not Perfect
Museo, Seville | 5 star hotelfrom $172
- Worth every euro!
- Big disappointment
- Good, but not a great 5*
Museo, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $67
Colores - Entreparques, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $331
Avenida Diego Martinez Barrios 6, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $63
Santa Catalina, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $67
- Convenient hotel, shame about the food
- Roof pool and terrace
- Good, comfortable and well situated city hotel.
Triana Este, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $53
Nervión, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $83
- Quite, Comfortable
- Really good?
- Good hotel for families in Seville
Casco Antiguo, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Palacio de Congresos - Urbadiez - Entrepuentes, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $49
Santa Cruz, Seville | 5 star hotelfrom $239
- It's the Place
- Terrific Splurge
Museo, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $94
- Enjoyed Location
- Good location hotel was good
Casco Antiguo, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Not great value
- A unique experience
Triana Casco Antiguo, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Palacio de Congresos - Urbadiez - Entrepuentes, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $53
Arenal, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $98
- Vincci La Rabida was fabulous
- Great stay at Vincci La Rabida
San Roque, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $55
Triana Este, Seville | 4 star hotelfrom $58
- A Wonderful find
- The Bargain of Seville
- Couldn't have been more pleased
Triana Casco Antiguo, Seville | 3 star hotelfrom $78