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Hotel Caracas Playa

Avenida San Lorenzo, 32, 29680 Estepona, Spain (Formerly Altamarina)
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Ranked #30 of 34 Hotels in Estepona
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I spent one week staying at Hotel Caracas Playa with my wife in August 2014. We were rather disappointed overall with the hotel and would not agree that it should be rated as a 3 star hotel. Some of the particular things which disappointed us included: The photos of the hotel on its website and other sites are very misleading.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We chose this hotel as it is right on the edge of the town of Estepona in an excellent central, and parking was easy. We stayed here a month ago for two nights and we were pleased it wasn't more. The room was very clean, but the hallway carpet was filthy. Goodness knows why they had carpet at all and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We have used this hotel for years, and every year now it seems to change its name and management, it used to be very welcoming, but on our last visit we were told that they could not take Credit Card payments, and needed Cash up front, which suggests THEY have a Cash Flow problem so be very wary when booking... More 

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Estepona, Spain
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My family have used this hotel for many years and have always considered it to be a good basic hotel. However, this year will be the last time we stay there because for reasons only known to themselves, the staff refused to take payment by credit card, and in fact demanded payment IN CASH, IN FULL ON ARRIVAL! If you... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 7 night in November a Estepona . It was only 60 Euro per night , and we were on a budget. The rooms and bathroom were very clean, and each morning we received a very good but complementary breakfast. The location is fantastic. Just a minutes walk from all the major attractions and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

My partner and I stayed at this hotel for one night (12th October 2013). The hotel owners were friendly and welcoming and were happy to help with any requests (they also both speak English). The room was big and exceptionally clean, with a very comfortable bed and free WiFi. The bathroom was a good size with a powerful shower and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We visited this hotel in october 2013. It was our first time in Estepona Andalousia and we really enjoyed it. I had a room on the three floor which overlooked the street . The room was clean, with a clean balcony. We had booked an airport transfer taxi but as Estepona is well linked to Malaga airport (we travelled via... More 

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Recently changed hands but still a warm welcome to a friendly 2 star hotel. Comfortable room but need to improve on maintenance of TVs and air con. A good range of food at breakfast - did not try the evening restaurant. May not be back next year but we will certainly return soon. Estepona is an old town with plenty... More 

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caramarthen
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Hotel Caracas Playa Estepona, Spain Located in the old town of Estepona Three miuntes from the hotel is a very good promenade with sandy beach and Great Beach Restaurants.Good mountain views and the rock of Gibraltar. In the town of Estepona there are excellent restaurants and tapas bars. Good position to visit Marbella Seville, Jerez Rhona.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

The 2 Star Hotel Caracas Playa, with Ricardo and Staff’s hospitality, located in the old town of Estepona, close to quaint colourful flower lined streets, the market , archaeological sites, flower square and other small squares close by, where in the evening the locals enjoy shopping, eating and drinking. The streets around offer a wide range of excellent restaurants and... More 

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