Accommodation in Arcos de la frontera
The old town in Arcos is a wonderful place to stay where you can find many types of accommodation to suit from guest houses to apartments. Booking.com and Agoda.com are useful sites that can help you find what you are looking for. Please see below for some suggestions of hotels located both the old town and some just outside the town. Please note this by no means is a complete list.
This hotel is at the top end of the accommodation available in Arcos and is very central. This immaculate, white building overlooks the Guadalete River and the Plaza del Cabildo in front of the main church of Santa Maria. The common areas of the Parador de Arcos Hotel exude a peaceful atmosphere, not to mention its ample terrace that invites hotel guests to admire the incredible views. 120 -200€ per room/night
This guest house is located in the heart of the old quarter of Arcos. The ensuite rooms are arranged around a central, glazed patio, all are designed in traditional Andalusian style and some have wonderful views over the surrounding countryside. The Casa de Bovedas has an absolutely delightful, shaded terrace where breakfast can be taken and has stunnings views across to the lake. Cecilia who runs the guest house is charming and makes one feel very at home. Price: 60-95€ per room/night
This guest house shares the incredible views of the Parador but at a cheaper rate. The ensuite rooms feature Moorish-inspired décor, with ornate rugs and lamps and each boasts stunning views. There is a wonderful sun terrace where you can enjoy a glass of wine or two. Price: 90-120 € per room/night
This is a charming self-catering apartment in the centre of Arcos with living room, kitchenette, bathroom and shower room. There is a spacious terrace with table and chairs which provides lovely views but please bear in mind, due to the height of the other buildings, lacks direct sun so not suitable for those wanting to catch some rays. Price 70 € per room/night
Los Olivos Hotel is an old, typically Andalucian style 1912 house and hotel since 1986. Pretty central courtyard full of plant pots, chairs and coffee tables. Guests are served under palm trees, there is a bar with old stone well. All rooms en-suite. Free Wifi. Private parking is available on site. Price: 50 – 100 € per room/night
El Convento is an old convent converted into a hotel. Comfortable rooms, with air conditioning and en-suite bathrooms. All rooms have a terrace or balcony. There is a rooftop sun terrace, with wonderful views. Bar on site. Free WiFi. Price: 60 € per room/night
4km from Arcos and directly across the road from Fain Viejo, this hotel is set within the Arcos Gardens Golf Resort, Cortijo Fain has air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen TV, wardrobe, seating area with a sofa. Hotel terrace, lounge area, and café exclusive for clients. Restaurant and an outdoor swimming pool. Free Wifi.
This hotel not farther than 1 km from Faín Viejo. It has about 30 rooms approx. Price: between 60-70 € per/night
Hacienda El Santiscal is 200m from the Arcos Reservoir. A converted 15th-century manor house offering garden with a pool. Many rooms retain original features such as earthenware tiles and wooden beams. Air-conditioned. Restaurant serves Andalusian food much with home-grown produce. Free Wifi:
For those of you who would like some more space or a pool perhaps, there are many villas for hire which are located just outside of the town. Many can be found on airbnb.com or similar websites. Please bear in mind though that due to their rural location, you would need to drive or get a taxi should you wish to go into the town.