Convento de San Benito, A Guarda
|Plaza de San Benito, s/n, 36780, A Guarda, Pontevedra, Galicia, SPAIN.|
Description: Convento de San BenitoLocated a short distance from the waterfront of the pretty fishing village of A Guarda, Convento de San Benito is set in a carefully restored former convent, originally dating from the 16th century. This charming hotel offers comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation in a tranquil, historic atmosphere.
Situated on the southern tip of the Rías Baixas region, A Guarda is an ideal spot for exploring this beautiful corner of Galicia. A short distance from the mouth of the river Minho and the border with Portugal, the area offers a number of fine beaches, including O Muiño and A Lamiña, which have both fresh and salt water, according to the tides. There is a regular ferry service from the village to Caminha, in Portugal. Another fascinating monument in the village is the Castro of Santa Tecla, an ancient walled village perched on a hilltop, which offers spectacular views of the surrounding region.
Convento de San Benito has twenty four rooms and suites, all delightfully restored and featuring beautiful antique furniture from the 18th and 19th centuries. The elegant décor combines authentic stone arches and walls, noble timber flooring and cosy fabrics. The rooms are air-conditioned, and are equipped with all modern amenities, including flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi, mini bars and safes.
Type of rooms: Convento de San BenitoTwin Room:
This air-conditioned, outward-facing room has a private balcony. It also comes with a flat-screen TV and an en-suite bathroom with a hair dryer. Room size 18 sq m.
Double Room with Sea View:
This exterior-facing room has air-conditioning and a private balcony with sea views. There is a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with hair dryer. Room size 20 sq m.
Superior Double/Twin Room:
These more spacious rooms are equipped with a hydro-massage bath. Each room is individually decorated and comes with air-conditioning and an en-suite bathroom with hair dryer. Room size 22 sq m.
The spacious suite has a large double bed, a separate seating area and a hydro-massage bath. Room size 32 sq m.
All rooms and suites feature: air-conditioning; free Wi-Fi; balcony; telephone; radio; flat-screen TV; mini-bar; safe; desk; heating; en-suite bathroom with hair dryer, slippers and complimentary toiletries.
Additional information: Convento de San Benito
Private parking is available at a nearby location. Reservation is necessary and charges apply.
Number of rooms: 24
Official category: 2 stars.
Languages spoken: Spanish, English, Portuguese.Smoking policy: Under Spanish law, smoking is not permitted inside hotels and restaurants.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro, Euro-6000.
GPS Coordinates: 41° 54' 0.26'' N 8° 52' 25.47'' W
Nearest airport: Vigo Airport - 51,3 km.