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La Casa Mata

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   calle molinillo del aceite 8 | Malaga center, 29008 Malaga, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #30 of 85 Specialty lodging in Malaga
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014
Ladina C Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

It is hidden in a little alley, but it is very close to all the things you will want to see. The rooms are very cool with Ikea-like furniture and colorful ambiance. It is cheap to stay. The rooms are big! And staff was very,very nice.

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Saarbrucken, Germany
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We arrived on friday morning at the airport - we rented a car (don't do that - very difficult parking and in the historic center you are not allowed to drive so we didn't really use it - there are several trains and busses which drive to the center) You found the hostel very easy and at the reception there... More

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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
27 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Down a quiet street close to the centre of Malaga La casa Mata Central feels more like a hostel than a hotel but that’s certainly no bad thing. The rooms are light and airy with brightly coloured feature walls making the whole place feel rather fun. There’s a small kitchen facility where you can use the hotels teas and coffee’s... More

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Elimäki, Southern Finland, Finland
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10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Dark Cave with no windows, wi-fi did not work, walls were like paper, could hear other people chatting next room. Helpful staff, would not use this place again, even thought location was good, and parking very reasonable close by ( 19€ for two nights).

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Great experience of this hostel. Homely decor - great power shower in the shared bathroom and free tea and coffee in the shared kitchen. Very friendly, helpful staff. I can't fault it for the reasonable price I paid. Convenient location for Malaga centre; all sites of interest in walking distant, yet not in an overly touristy area.

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
27 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Have stayed here a couple of times so must like it. Was on my own and I was given a room to myself . Not too far from front of Malaga, Get to it via passing (or calling into lot of cafes,bars and shops. Owner very friendly. Breakfast is usual continental type., but plenty of it. Had a few card... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Although Malaga is not the tidiest town and one would expect a hostel there to be something of the same kind, La Casa Mata is a pleasant surprise. Guys who run it really care about the place and its visitors. The hostel is comfortably located on the quiet strreet 10 minutes walk from the historical centre, nicely designed (modern optimistic... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

We arrived at Casa Mata early and were allowed to keep our luggage there until check in, which was a massive help. Upon return, we were checked in and given a map and recommendations (all in fluent English) by one of the incredibly helpful and friendly members of staff. We were given the double room at the front (best room,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013 via mobile

This was a really really nice hostel and it's great value for money. The location is brilliant, not far from the lovely old town. It was by far the cleanest hostel I have stayed in and it has a nice big kitchen with all the facilities you might need. The staff were so friendly and helpful, on the first day... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

I found this place to be really nicely decorated, modern and clean. The lady who checked me in was really lovely and helpful. I had a single room which was up a narrow, winding, wooden staircase, so I felt like I away from the hustle and bustle of the reception, shared kitchen and shared bathroom. Free tea and coffee available... More

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Address: calle molinillo del aceite 8 | Malaga center, 29008 Malaga, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga > Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — La Casa Mata 2*
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La Casa Mata Malaga, Spain - Costa Del Sol

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Welcome to "La Casa Mata", a new concept of low-cost pension in Malaga. It is a safe, warm and clean place in a wonderful location, right in the historic centre of Malaga. You can socialize with the other guests or just relax in the common areas within the house that are a fully equipped kitchen with all mod cons, a lounge with TV and DVD player and a sunny patio. It is a perfect option for modern people that wants to stay in private or shared rooms, but enjoy the common areas advantages as the 24 hours computer with internet access and WIFI.La Casa Mata is close to both train and bus stations at about 15 minutes walk. It is at a stone throw from all the sites of cultural interest such as Picasso museum, the cathedral, Alcazaba castle as well as all the best clubs in town for your wild nights out. Malagueta beach is at 10 minutes walk to enjoy the amazing sunny days of ´La Costa del Sol´. ... more   less 
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