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Top 10: the best budget hotels in Seville

An expert guide to the best cheap hotels in Seville, including the top places to stay for comfortable rooms, quirky interiors, cool courtyards and even rooftop bars and restaurants, in Santa Cruz Old Town, Arenal and Alameda districts, and near to the Cathedral, La Giralda, Alcázar Palace and more.

An expert guide to the best cheap hotels in Seville, including the top places to stay for comfortable rooms, quirky interiors, cool courtyards and even rooftop bars and restaurants, in Santa Cruz Old Town, Arenal and Alameda districts, and near to the Cathedral, La Giralda, Alcázar Palace and more.

Hotel Alminar

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

8Telegraph expert rating

This great-value, small hotel is hidden away on a winding alley in the warren of the Santa Cruz Old Town, only yards away from the Cathedral and La Giralda. It’s simple but smart and contemporary, and staff are wonderfully courteous and helpful. There’s a tasteful mix of original features and contemporary furnishings throughout. The small downstairs lobby is a mix of vividly patterned, traditional, Moorish-style, Andalucían wall tiles and stylish white leather seating, while the rooms have high, wooden-beamed ceilings. Tasteful dark-wood furniture, polished wooden floors and simple ivory-toned curtains and bedding also give a much classier feel to rooms than you’d expect for the price.Read expert review

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Alcoba del Rey de Sevilla

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

8Telegraph expert rating

A fabulous choice if you want to stay somewhere stylish and reasonably central without breaking the bank. Each of the 15 individually styled rooms, housed in a converted Mudejar palace, conjure up the spirit of al Andaluz – Seville’s Moorish history – with Arabian arches and hand-carved Moroccan furniture. Moroccan lanterns cast gentle shadows on walls of deep terracotta, while Kilim rugs and floor candles decorate corridors. Rooms feature large, comfortable beds draped in richly hued silks (some with wooden canopies in breezy white muslin); antique cedar-wood furniture; beamed ceilings and filigreed Moorish plasterwork alcoves.Read expert review

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Hotel Alcántara

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

7Telegraph expert rating

A simple but excellent-value, family-run, budget choice in the heart of Seville’s Old Town, just moments away from La Giralda and the main sights. This makes a great, central base with some of the city’s best tapas bars and restaurants on your doorstep. Book well in advance as rooms go quickly. Vast wooden doors lead you into an entrance with a lofty, Moorish-style arch, decorative Andalucían tiles and parlour palms before you arrive in the hotel foyer. The main building is modern and plain with neutral walls and quite basic, modern furnishings. The rooms are all light with white walls and simple, yellow, grey and white décor, looking out to an internal modern courtyard.Read expert review

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Adriano Hotel

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

7Telegraph expert rating

An excellent-value hotel centrally located in Seville’s Arenal district near the bullring, with friendly staff and much more ornate, grandiose décor than you’d expect for the price. There’s also a roof terrace and café and some of the city’s best tapas bars on your doorstep. Inlaid marble floors, crystal chandelier, red damask and dark-wood antiques give a theatrical air. Ornately carved wood, Japanese-style wooden screens likewise complete the drama on a mezzanine lounge. Some rooms feature full-blown Madame de Pompadour’s boudoir-style rococo with ornate, heavily-gilded headboards, cerise velvet chesterfield poufs, gilt-framed mirrors and gold and black damask fabric.Read expert review

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Boutique Hotel Holos

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

7Telegraph expert rating

Design fans will love this sleekly architectured boutique hotel in the suburbs of Seville. Everything from the brushed steel walls and blonde-wood sliding panels in reception to the lime green and orange loo rolls in the bathrooms feel like something out of a magazine. There’s no pool but there is a small roof terrace and a pretty, gravelled garden with Daniel Libeskind-style jagged steel fencing and steel tables and chairs amidst overhanging lemon trees and lilac bushes. The minimalist, design feel pervades throughout rooms, with cedar-toned wood panels, white walls, designer lamps and chairs.Read expert review

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Casa de Colón

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

8Telegraph expert rating

A cleverly balanced blend of exposed brick walls with zingy colours, ethnic prints and repurposed furniture make this family-owned 18th-century conversion, halfway between the cathedral and Plaza San Francisco, a stylish city-centre steal. Unusual period features – striking cobalt-blue glass, neo-mudejar scalloped windows, and cast-iron pillars in the patio, with the maker’s name stamped on them – lend it plenty of character. The interiors are nicely complemented by contemporary touches, such as brightly-coloured woven Indian stools and batik cushions; the overall feel is historic but with a modern vibe.Read expert review

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Casual Sevilla Don Juan Tenorio

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

7Telegraph expert rating

This budget-conscious hotel themed around the literary lothario Don Juan Tenorio sits on a pretty Santa Cruz plaza and has simple rooms. The style is a mix of traditional (marble floors; orange pine doors) and modern-quirky on a tight budget – the fun ground-floor reception desk is a pile of imitation travel trunks. Silhouette figures of booted caballeros brandishing swords in blue, green and yellow brighten the walls of guest rooms and public areas, lively references to the novel’s characters (each room is named after one), and blown-up photos of rustic, textural wood, stone, rope fibres and grain, plus agricultural implements, give a rustic edge.Read expert review

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Hotel Sacristía de Santa Ana

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

8Telegraph expert rating

A boutique hotel in a converted 18th-century mansion, delightfully relaxed considering Seville's hottest restaurant and bar scene is on its doorstep. Quirky furniture, period details and great value make this family-owned spot the top choice in the Alameda district. The central Andalusian patio sets the mood – hand-laid oxblood ceramic floor with bijou Arabic-style marble fountain in the centre, and replica Roman amphorae on the wall, as well as original columns found in the basement. In keeping with the classical statues nearby, each room is named after a mythological figure. The décor is traditional yet stylish - rooms have soft pink, olive or grey walls with mostly refurbished antique furniture.Read expert review

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Hotel Amadeus

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

8Telegraph expert rating

A wonderfully idiosyncratic, family-run hotel in an 18th-century townhouse just a short walk away from the Cathedral and Alcázar Palace. This amazingly good-value, classy hotel has a musical theme, with harps, pianos and saxophones dotted around the hotel. It also hosts classical concerts. If you had an opera-singing Spanish aunt and went to stay in her rather grand family-home, it might look a little like this. The public areas are a Victorian aesthete’s paradise, with 19th-century family antiques rubbing shoulders with pianos, comfy sofas, Moorish tiled walls and glass Moroccan lanterns. The rooms, meanwhile, feel bright and contemporaryRead expert review

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Casa Romana

Seville, Andalucia, Spain

8Telegraph expert rating

This classically elegant hotel dotted with clever repro Roman sculptures is a real find. It's located in a handy position between the hip Alameda district with its boho bar-gallery-shops, and the main Zara-tastic central shopping area. The buzzing rooftop bar and restaurant has fabulous city views. Twenty-six rooms are arranged around two patios - the hotel is made up of adjoining 18th-century casa-palacios (mansions). The smaller, rear patio is open-air and plant-filled, with antique tiles and a fountain, while the larger main one is covered but still feels light, thanks to the grand dimensions of the front three-storey mansion with its marble floors. There's also a decent-sized unheated rectangular hot tub.Read expert review

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