Hotel Casa del Aguila
Dating from the 19th century, the Casa del Aguila (House of the Eagle) is one of the most iconic buildings in Cuenca.
The beautiful hotel has elegant paintwork, archways and a central courtyard with a traditional chandelier hanging from the glass roof. The large wooden doors, petal-filled fountain, furniture and light colours all add to the hotel’s atmosphere and charm.
There are 17 rooms on 3 floors built around a courtyard, each with slightly different decoration. All have private bathrooms with hot showers, free Wi-Fi, climate control, telephones and safety deposit boxes. There is a roof terrace, restaurant, luggage storage and room service.
Restaurant, free Wi-Fi, room service, climate control, luggage storage and 24-hour reception desk.
The hotel has a central position in Cuenca and is not far from Cuenca Cathedral, Parque Calderon and the Museum of Modern Art.
You can walk to most sites of interest within Cuenca during the day, but do take a taxi at night.
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