The lovely El Rastro Hotel has an ideal location within the city’s ancient walls. It is close to the Rastro Arch and the birth house of Santa Teresa with its museum. Also nearby is the Torreón de los Guzmanes de la Diputación de Ávila exhibition hall, the cathedral, and other sights of the city. Enjoy clean, modern and cozy rooms in wonderful historic and picturesque settings. Being located in the center of Avila, there are many dining possibilities close by the hotel. The El Meson El Rastro restaurant, serving traditional Castilian cuisine, belongs to the hotel and is 55 yards away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Ávila, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO has been welcoming guests since May 5, 2006

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Ávila, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5


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Room Type
1 full bed
2 twin beds
1 twin bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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See what guests loved the most:

  • A
    Great location. Very hospitable owners. We needed to change rooms due to heating issues and had a small issue with the washroom sink, which was rectified extremely quickly.
  • Elena
    Very good value of money! Single room is quite small, but nice and clean, great service, good location!
  • Jeff
    Daily cleaning is great and not common anymore unfortunately.
  • Lesley
    The staff were lovely: friendly and very helpful. It was not very expensive, but the hotel is attractive and the room was very comfortable. I would certainly stay there again!
  • Lesley
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Lovely historical building just inside the walls and not far from the Plaza and Cathedral. Very close to birthplace of St Teresa. Note that the on site Restaurant is a very nice Italian and not the Meson Del Rastro which is separate. Recommend the...
  • Robert
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Location. Nice restaurant. (Italian, which was a welcome change, and many locals use it.) Good view from room over a pretty little square. A little noisy at night (it is in Spain!) but very quiet once the restaurant had closed. Helpful with...
  • Qwertyzxc
    It was a very good experience and cosy place. Despite the fact that there is a bar in the ground floor, we did not experience any noise. I do not know if it was because we were at the second floor or if it is just well isolated. The place is...
  • David
    For the price I paid it was a palace. One of the nicest hotels I’ve stayed in and for 40€ a night a real bargain!
  • Rafael
    Very nice location, very friendly staff. The restaurant is very nice. There is no parking nearby, but the owner, a very nice lady, drove me in her car to the place where I had left my car and guided me to a street very close to the hotel where I...
  • Q
    The hotel is well located in the old town, close to the castle, where you can have a magnificent view of sunset ! The room of the hotel is very quiet. Very good quality-price ratio !

Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days

  • can you add an extra bed? my daughter is 14 years old but small.

    Para cuando tiene usted la reserva?
    Answered on 30 August 2023
  • Do the rooms have air conditoning

    Sólo durante el día, por la noche no.
    Answered on 23 July 2023
  • Hola, q precio tiene a alojar 2 perros pequeños? Gracias!

    Cada mascota lleva un suplemento de 5€ en el precio de la habitación por noche. Un saludo
    Answered on 17 June 2022

Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

    • Cuisine

Amenities of Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO
Great facilities! Review score, 8.1

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Bathtub
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Inner courtyard view
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Media & Technology
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages Spoken
  • Spanish

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 1:30 PM to 7:30 PM


From 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

< 1 year old
Crib upon request
1 - 2 years
Crib upon request
Extra bed upon request
€ 15 per child, per night
3 - 12 years
Extra bed upon request
€ 15 per child, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please inform Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

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FAQs about Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO

  • The prices at Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO is 1,300 feet from the center of Ávila. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO has 1 restaurant:


  • Room options at Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Single

  • Check-in at Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO is from 1:30 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Palacio Duque de Tamames - HOTEL EL RASTRO offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):