Doña María is a 4-star hotel built in a 14th century palace-house, which has a facade designed by the architect of Seville’s Plaza de Espana. The hotel is situated in the heart of Seville’s old town next to the cathedral.
The hotel offers a range of room sizes decorated in different styles. Room features vary, with some including a TV with Canal+ channels and suites complete with a separate living space.
Hotel Dona Maria features a rooftop swimming pool with a terrace and a bar, a limited-access car park, a room for meetings, accommodating up to 50 people, free Wi-Fi and a lounge bar.
There is a bar on the rooftop terrace, while Bar 17 serves international cocktails and aperitifs. A breakfast buffet is also available.
The hotel is a few blocks from the Jewish quarter, the Reales Alcazar, the Santa Cruz district and most of the city’s museums.
The fact that one guest described the location of Doña Maria as one of the best he has ever seen for a hotel shows just how exceptional its situation is. All guests agree the location in the heart of the city added to their stay, with the ability to walk
Rooftop terrace, pool and bar.
Guests drew great enjoyment from the rooftop terrace with its exceptional views of the Giralda and Cathedral, swimming pool and bar.
Beautiful, old-style décor.
Many reviewers found the decoration of the hotel to be classic and elegant, with several mentioning how they loved the antiques and unique furnishings that add old-world charm and a boutique ambience to the hotel.
Inability to control room temperature.
A number of reviewers found their room to be too hot or too cold, with some mentioning that if they were able to control the temperature of the room themselves, they would have found their stay much more comfortable.
Breakfast below expectations.
Breakfast is generally reviewed as less than exciting, with some reviewers saying they found the value for money to be quite poor.
Cost of add-ons.
As with breakfast, a number of other add-ons are mentioned in reviews as being too expensive. Some guests found the bars, particular the rooftop terrace bar, to be overprices while others thought parking costed too much.