Welcome to El Granado

New stories between medieval walls

El Granado · Calle Conde de Tendillas 7, 18002 Granada · +34 958 960 259 · info@elgranado.com


About us

Our unique combination of charming apartments and a luxury hostel is located in a historical building dating from the Nasrid period (13th – 15th Century), in the center of the city. It’s equipped with modern facilities, like free WiFi, air conditioning for the summer months and heating for the cold winter nights.

El Granado has a variety of rooms to suit the solo traveler, couples, families and groups of friends. We offer beds in shared dormitories (mixed and female-only), private double rooms (with shared or ensuite bathrooms) and apartments with kitchen and dining facilities. We prioritize good sleep over partying, our relaxed atmosphere will help you to rest after walking around the Alhambra. A big breakfast buffet will boost your energy for the whole day.

You can use our fully equipped kitchen and lounge area with a TV, a computer and board games or relax outdoors in the courtyards or on the rooftop terrace.  Our team is very international and all together we speak 7 languages!

El Granado is in a precious building in the heart of Granada. It is run by enchanting people, who besides having the hostal in perfect condition, will in a few minutes talk you through you an excellent itinerary for your stay. They helped us turn a fantastic weekend into something sensational.
(Vero, Spain)



8:00 - 11:00.


8:00 – 24:00.
FREE luggage storage


Located 150m from us
at "Calle Gran Capitan 10". 12€.

Tour desk

Alhambra guided tours,
Arabic baths, city train
and more...


Washing machine and dryer

Common room

Fully equipped kitchen. PC, board games, tea & coffee.


Family friendly. Children up to 3 years old stay for free if using existing bedding


in our private rooms, 5€ per night.

Padlocks for rent

Forgot your padlock? No worries, we'll rent you one

sockets & reading lights

Each bed has its own (including dorms)

El Granado was the BEST! Perfect location, everything clean and comfortable. Beautiful communal areas on the ground floor and rooftop. I felt like I was joining a family for a few days, staff are incredibly helpful, flexible and give you the best suggestions to enjoy Granada.
(Blanche, Australia)



From 15:00h. to 24:00h.
Contact us for late check-in.


From 8:00h. to 11:00h.


Booking direct with El Granado means no booking fees or deposits. You may pay during your stay.


If there’s any error or change to the booking please let us know as soon as possible. You can cancel your booking free of charge 48 hours prior to your arrival. Failing to do so you will be charged the first night.

The staff was outstanding, friendly and affectionate. We were literary greeted with open arms. We had a studio apartment with a kitchenette and it was perfect. Most comfortable beds on our three week trip.
(Georgia, United States)


How to get here

By car

We advise travelers coming by car to enter Granada from highway A-44 on exit 128 Mendez Nunez, and drive towards the city center, passing Plaza Albert Einstein and Hotel Granada Center on your right hand side. When the road makes a Y, turn right into Rector Lopez Argueta street until it ends and then turn right on Gran Capitan street. 200 meters down this road after passing the Monastery of San Jeronimo you will find the Gran Capitan underground public parking. Walk straight out of the car park and cross the road. The second street to the left is Calle Conde de Tendillas. El Granado is located a short way up on the right.


(Taxi costs are estimated and dependent on the traffic. The taxi meter is reliable.)
Phone number for Granada Taxi: +34 958 28 06 54.

- From the bus station €9
- From the train station €6
- From the airport €30

Airport Taxi Transfers from Málaga​.

From the Airport

Take the airport bus to the city center (cost €3.50) and get off at stop 6 – Catedral. Hop off the taxi, walk in the oposite direction as the bus and turn left on “Cárcel baja” street. Take this street to the “Plaza Trinidad”. Turn right on “Fábrica vieja”. Cross “Plaza Los Lobos” and walk straight on “Misericordia” street. Second street to your right is “Conde de Tendillas” street.

From the Bus Station

Catch bus 33 and hop off at "Cathedral" stop, it's a 10 minute walk from there to El Granado.
It is a 40 minute walk from the bus station and a taxi from there will cost around €8-10.

From the Train Sation

From the train station a taxi costs around €6 and a walk will take around 20 minutes.

From the Metro stop

The nearest Metro Stop take around 9 minutes walking.