Overlooking the Huécar Gorge in central Cuenca, this charming guest house is set in a restored 17th-century monastery. Posada San José offers a traditional restaurant, a garden and a 24-hour reception. Free WiFi is available throughout.

Rooms at the San José have simple, bright décor and central heating. Each room includes heating and a private or shared bathroom with a hairdryer.

The San José’s bar-restaurant serves a daily continental breakfast, as well as homemade tapas and other local cuisine. In good weather, meals can be served on the terrace.

Posada San José is located in the historic center of Cuenca, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The famous Hanging Houses are just 1,300 feet away.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Posada San José has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 18, 2011

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Cuenca, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet


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Property questions and answers
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  • Hi. Do you have rooms on the ground floor ? We have an old dog who doesn’t climb stairs very well ? Thank you.
    For almost all rooms you have to go down or up stairs. Only one room that is at street level and has no stairs.
    Answered on August 12, 2022
  • the twin room is at what floor? Is there an elevator or stairs only?
    Stairs only
    Answered on July 30, 2022
  • Hola. Can you please give directions for parking please as we are arriving tomorrow. Muchas gracias
    Hola! To park your car you have two options: -Parking San Pedro (San Pedro Street, 33 - 100 meters from the hotel; 16,25 €/24 hours) -Parking del Castillo (Larga Street - 400 meters from the hotel; free) Thank you!
    Answered on November 16, 2021
  • Teneis suplemento por llevar a una perra pequeña?
    No tiene ningún suplemento. Solamente pedimos no dejarlos solos en la habitación.
    Answered on July 10, 2022
Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurante de la Posada de San José

    Food: Mediterranean, Spanish, Local

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Amenities of Posada San José
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Tour desk
  • Packed lunches
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • Spanish

House rules

Posada San José takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM


Until 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 12 and above are considered 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

0 - 1 year
Extra bed upon request
Crib upon request
2 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 25 per person, 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

Maestro Mastercard Visa Red 6000 Diners Club American Express Posada San José accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

The fine print

Please note that small pets are accepted upon request. Pets are not accepted in rooms with shared bathrooms. Please consult with the property.

FAQs about Posada San José

  • Posada San José has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurante de la Posada de San José

  • Check-in at Posada San José is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The prices at Posada San José may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Posada San José offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Walking tours
    • Temporary art galleries

  • Room options at Posada San José include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Twin

  • Posada San José is 0.8 miles from the center of Cuenca.

  • Guests staying at Posada San José can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet