Alfonso VIII is a modern 3 star hotel right in the centre of Cuenca. It is ideal for leisure travellers looking for quality accommodation for both long and short stays in this peaceful historic town, declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO. From the hotel you will be able to reach on foot major landmarks in Cuenca, such as the first Gothic Cathedral in Spain or the famous Casas Colgadas (hanging houses), suspended from sheer cliffs over the Huécar River. The town of Cuenca is also a perfect starting point to get to know this beautiful part of Spain: its architectural patrimony, its rich gastronomy, its fascinating museums or its amazing landscape. Alfonso VIII Hotel facilities include on the top floor a charming restaurant-cafeteria called La Terraza, preparing mouthwatering dishes from the local cuisine. These specialities are served in the restaurant terrace, which offers spectacular views to the old walled town. Moreover, the hotel is disabled accessible and offers cleaning service, laundry service and wireless Internet access in the restaurant area.