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Family-Friendly Hotels in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia

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Apartamentos Nova Compostela
3.5 out of 5
Calle Costa Nova de abaixo, 2, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña
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4.8/5Exceptional! (26 reviews)
Lovely apartment convenient to the old city of San

"A lovely apartment in excellent condition and a very good base for exploring the charming city of Santiago. Jose Manuel was super helpful in recommending places to eat and visit and how to orient ourselves in the local neighbourhood. Located about 8 minutes walk from the cathedral, we had easy access ..."…"

Reviewed on 31 May 2019

Apartamentos Nova Compostela
Herradura
3 out of 5
The price is £91 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (67 reviews)
Great hotel to unwind after Camino

"Hotel staff make this place fantastic. Front desk staff very helpful and professional. Gave me advice on where to shop (After Camino I wanted to pick up a few items for touring around), froze my gel packs for me, gave me an umbrella. One evening when wifi not at best in my room I sat in downstairs ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2019

Herradura
A Casa da Torre Branca
3 out of 5
Rúa Senande 45, Santiago de Compostela
The price is £45 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (53 reviews)
We will definitely be back...

"Lovely place, it was the best sleep I had in 2019. Very comfortable bed and cozy decor."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan 2020

A Casa da Torre Branca
Casa Grande Do Bachao
4 out of 5
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The price is £53 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (87 reviews)
Comfort and luxury at the end of the road

"The road was long and windy to get there, but the welcome and beauty of the place vastly made up for it! The property is less than 30 minutes from the center of Santiago, located in a green valley. The main house dates from the early 18th century, with thick granite walls, and has been wonderfully ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Aug 2019

Casa Grande Do Bachao
Hotel Bonaval
2 out of 5
Rúa Bonaval, 2, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna
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4.6/5Exceptional! (150 reviews)

"Wonderful experience "home away from home"! if I can give 11*, I would!"…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2019

Hotel Bonaval
Gran Hotel Los Abetos
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4.6/5Wonderful! (223 reviews)

"I loved it. The location and mountains views are amazing. The staff is so kind and friendly. The rooms, the lobby and common areas are so nice and clean. We really enjoyed our stay at Gran Hotel Los Abetos."…"

Reviewed on 20 Nov 2019

Gran Hotel Los Abetos
Apartamento Castrón Douro
3.5 out of 5
Castrón Douro, 14, Santiago de Compostela
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4.5/5Wonderful! (13 reviews)

"Very happy with all the amenities and with the location"…"

Reviewed on 26 Sep 2019

Apartamento Castrón Douro
Hotel Atalaia B&B
2 out of 5
C/ Algalia de Arriba 44, Santiago de Compostela
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The price is £66 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (21 reviews)

"Very cute and well-located. Very close to the Cathedral and many restaurants."…"

Reviewed on 2 Aug 2019

Hotel Atalaia B&B
Compostela Hotel
4 out of 5
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The price is £90 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (617 reviews)

"Hotel staff was very accommodating as I was having issues with the heat in my room and they took me to several rooms to make sure I was comfortable heat wise."…"

Reviewed on 6 Jan 2020

Compostela Hotel
Eurostars Araguaney
5 out of 5
Rua de Alfredo Branas, 5, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna
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The price is £81 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (339 reviews)

"A lovely comfortable room. Table with two comfortable chairs. A fridge. A comfortable bed. Lovely and warm."…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2019

Eurostars Araguaney
Mapoula
3 out of 5
Calle Entremurallas 10, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna
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The price is £44 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (237 reviews)

"The room was smallish, but very nice. It is close to the cathedral, park, and a number of good restaurants. The staff was very friendly. It was a great value."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Mapoula
Tryp Santiago Hotel
4 out of 5
Rua do Restollal, 24, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna
The price is £61 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (250 reviews)

"Buen servicio y atencion Buen servicio de desayuno"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct 2019

Tryp Santiago Hotel
Eurostars San Lazaro
4 out of 5
Avda Fernando Casas Novoa S/n, Santiago de Compostela, La Coruna
The price is £54 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (263 reviews)

"A great quality hotel rooms large and very comfortable and clean very friendly and helpful staff. Buffet continental breakfast was very good lots of choice onsite parking close to airport only 15 minutes drive"…"

Reviewed on 9 Jul 2019

Eurostars San Lazaro
Hostal La Salle
1 out of 5
Tras Santa Clara, s/n, Santiago de Compostela
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4.2/5Very Good! (60 reviews)
Met my needs

"I thought I had booked a single (private) room but it turned out to be a shared room, which was not very clear in the website. Other than that, the location was good, close to the Bus Station, Cathedral, sites, cafes, etc."…"

Reviewed on 23 Jun 2019

Hostal La Salle
Exe Area Central
The price is £49 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (291 reviews)

"Nice hotel Good location Friendly people at front desk Clean room"…"

Reviewed on 9 Nov 2019

Exe Area Central
Hostal San Paio
2 out of 5
Lugar de Lavacolla, 54, Santiago de Compostela
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3.9/5Very Good! (21 reviews)
One last perogrino meal nice!

"Great place for last night before going 10 kms to Santiago in morning to complete our journey."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2018

Hostal San Paio
Camping As Cancelas
2 out of 5
Rua do vintecinco de Xullo, 35, Santiago de Compostela
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The price is £53 per night
3.4/5Good! (12 reviews)
Would not recommend the huts.

"Tiny huts. Erratic hot water supply. Very sparse kitchen equipment. Beds only designed for short thin people. Cigarette buds everywhere on the grounds. Not terribly clean. Nice pool and good food and coffee in the local brasserie."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jul 2018

Camping As Cancelas
Casa Peón de Pardaces
3.5 out of 5
Lugar de Pardaces de Arriba 4, Santiago de Compostela
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Where should we stay in Santiago de Compostela?

If you've been thinking about a trip with your children, the historic destination of Santiago de Compostela is a good choice. The museums, parks and castle are just a few things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into Santiago de Compostela (SCQ-Lavacolla), which is the closest airport, or La Coruna (LCG), which is located 30.5 mi (49.1 km) from the city centre. When you're thinking about where you should stay in Santiago de Compostela, you might want to consider one of the 56 family-friendly hotels and other types of accommodation here.

Holidaying families have good things to say about these places to stay:

Gran Hotel Los Abetos – Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free parking. Guests like the comfy beds and central location at this 4-star hotel.

A Casa da Torre Branca – Features free parking, laundry facilities and free WiFi. The central location and breakfast options make this 3-star country house popular with guests.

A Casa de Dora – Offers free parking, free breakfast and free WiFi. This hostel is rated 2 stars.

Apartamento Castrón Douro – Features in-room kitchens, free WiFi and in-room washers/dryers. The overall comfort and central location make this 3.5-star apartment popular with guests.

When should we visit Santiago de Compostela?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to plan when to pack up the children and head to Santiago de Compostela.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June and September, with an average temperature of 25°F
  • Coldest months: February, January, March and December, with an average temperature of 5°F
  • Driest months: August, July, June and September, with an average rainfall of 2 inches
  • Rainiest months: May, December, November and March, with an average rainfall of 3.50 inches

What should we see and do in Santiago de Compostela?

Galería de Arte Contemporáneo José Lorenzo, Fundacion Eugenio Granell and Franco Street are interesting attractions that you and your family will enjoy exploring while you are staying in Santiago de Compostela. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities such as Santiago de Compostela Cathedral and Obradoiro Square.

Santiago de Compostela is also known for its:
  • Historical sites
  • Cultural attractions
  • Monuments
  • Parks
  • Museums
  • University life

Getting around Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela has transport options that will make it easy for you and the family to get around. Head to Santiago De Compostela Bus Station for metro transport. To see more of the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Santiago de Compostela Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's Santiago de Compostela like for family-friendly holidays?
If you’ve been thinking about a trip with your children, the historic destination of Santiago de Compostela is a good choice. The museums, parks and cafes are just some of the things that make this an attractive family holiday destination. Arrange a flight into Santiago de Compostela (SCQ-Lavacolla), which is the closest airport, or La Coruna (LCG), which is located 30.5 mi (49.1 km) from the city centre.
What's the best accommodation option for a family trip to Santiago de Compostela?
A Casa da Torre Branca is a top 3-star country house on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good options to stay with the children include Casa Grande Do Bachao and Eurostars Araguaney.
What's the seasonal weather in Santiago de Compostela?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 18°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of 9°C. Average annual rainfall for Santiago de Compostela is 932 mm.
What's there to see and do with your family in Santiago de Compostela?
While you are holidaying in Santiago de Compostela, you and the family may want to see some interesting spots such as Mercado de Abastos de Santiago and Museum of the Galician People. Make sure that you have lots of time for activities such as Galician Center of Contemporary Art and Multiusos Fontes do Sar.
What's the best way for us to get around Santiago de Compostela?
If you want to venture outside the area, hop on a train at Santiago de Compostela Station. Santiago de Compostela may not have many public transport choices, so consider renting a car to explore more.

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