Hotel Palacio del Carmen, Autograph Collection, Rúa das Oblatas
Part of the Marriott Hotels’ Autograph Collection, the AC Palacio del Carmen is housed in an old converted convent on the edge of the city. Offering spectacular views of the spires of the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, its rooms are understated and elegant, and feature plasma TVs and minibars. The hotel also benefits from a beautiful outdoor terrace, an indoor swimming pool and fitness centre. Guests can choose from two restaurants – El Camelio Restaurante, serving classic Galician cuisine with a modern twist; and the Suite Bar, serving light bites of tapas, salads and sandwiches.