Shine Albayzín – Review

The Shine Albayzín hotel is a designer hotel located in an XVI century palatial estate located on Darro street in Granada.
All rooms at the Shine Albayzín are situated around a typical Andalusian interior patio.

The superior rooms enjoy views of the Alhambra and the Darro River. All are equipped with air conditioning, free WIFI, minibar, and safe.
The patio of the Albayzín hotel has been transformed into a beautiful lounge where you can enjoy a snack, a cup of tea and some pastries free of cost.
The front desk personnel organizes different excursions and visits to the Alhambra and sells tickets to the local Arab baths and flamenco shows.

The hotel also offers dry cleaning and concierge services. The hotel is 5 minutes from the Granada Cathedral and just 50 meters from Plaza Nueva square.

Bedrooms at Shine Albayzín   

Rooms at the hotel are spacious and attractive, with modern decor and attractive, original architecture. The rooms are decorated with warm neutral colors, wood-beamed ceilings, traditional artwork, and metal framed mirrors, and high-quality furniture.

All rooms are equipped with flat-screen TVs, minibars, safes, and free Wi-Fi. Some rooms enjoy great views of the Alhambra palace and an espresso machine, but most lack coffeemakers or kettles. The hotel also has apartments in a separate building nearby, that feature living areas and kitchens.

The rooms have private marble bathrooms that are both elegant and spacious, and all contain large walk-in showers, double sinks, bidets, hairdryers, and complimentary toiletries.

Restaurants and food

The hotel does have a dining area on the premises, but it is reserved for breakfast alone. There are some dishes that can be ordered via room service, including wine and champagne. 


The hotel is ideally located very close to the Alhambra, the Albaicín, and the Generalife. It is also fairly close to downtown Granada and its commercial district. Other attractions near the hotel are the Carrera del Darro, the Arab Baths, the San Juan de Dios Museum, and Plaza Nueva

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