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El Riad Andaluz

2.5 of 5 Guest house   |   Calle Hinestrosa 24, 29012 Malaga, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #9 of 28 Malaga B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014
May Britt S Hamar, Norway
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hamar, Norway
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70 reviews 70 reviews
29 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Situated close to Plaza la Merced and Fundacion Picasso (Casa Natal), it is easy to explore the historic part of the city center and the main sights. It offers a nice patio with coffee and teamaking facilities. Staff was very helpful and provided useful information. The room was very small however and there was litte room for storage. There was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Both, location and entourage are the best in Malaga. Very friendly staff who are willing to help you with anything. The first time we were here they were full, but then Flo (the owner) escorted us to another hotel. Fortunately all other nights we've spend in beautiful Malaga we were able to stay at El Riad Andaluz

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This small hotel is well located in the old town with a very friendly and helpful owner. There is a small but pleasant courtyard to sit with coffee making facilities available 24/7. Our room was a bit dark with the window opening onto the corridor but clean and comfortable. The hotel is full of character with lots of atmosphere.

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Portstewart, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I stayed here with David M and other friends (see his review) and would corroborate all he says. Really characterful place, very central, and most markedly friendly. But ... precipitous stairs and no lift, so don't even think about it if you are not agile. (Mercifully) unsuitable for children. Outside rooms could I suspect be noisy. And I reiterate the... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

The small hotel located in the old part of Malaga, is very central to exploring the town. It has a central leafy courtyard with bedrooms furnished in the old Moorish style. The bedrooms are small but are individually designed and named. We stayed there in March for three nights and the host was very helpful and informative. His enthusiasm for... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Right beside the Cervantes Theatre and almost in Plaza Merced, this little hotel is perfectly located for exploring the old centre of Malaga. The decor is individual and beautifully thought out. The owners are charming and could not have been more helpful. There are a couple of snags particularly if you are over 1.80 metres tall (6 feet to those... More

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

There is a lot to like about El Riad Andaluz - the charming decor, the friendly owner, and the adorable resident dog are three of them. The hotel has a central courtyard with free tea and coffee, really nice in good weather and lovely to spend an hour. Each room is individually decorated and named. The owner we met was... More

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Nerja, Spain
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

This is a lovely pension in the old part of the fascinating town of Malaga. The hosts are both french and very welcoming and the building from the XXVIII is fascinating. We were there in Septembre and both Malaga and the pension was warm as in summer .The room itself was well decorated. Pension has a private parking,free cofee and... More

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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Really fell in love with this hotel. It is small and quaint located in the middle of Malaga city. Decor has a real spanish feel to it as it is lined with evil eye wall hangings etc... Lovely area downstairs with hammock and comfortable chairs to chill. Free tea and coffee available and free wifi which can be assessed downstairs.... More

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Netphen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

We stayed at the "El Riad Andaluz" for two nights. The staff is really friendly and helpful. The room was in Arabian style which was very nice and cosy. Unfortunately we had a room with no real window. The bathroom was only separated by a curtain. Free coffee and tea was provided. The hotel is very close to Place the... More

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Address: Calle Hinestrosa 24, 29012 Malaga, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga > Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Riad Andaluz 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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El Riad Andaluz Hotel Malaga
El Riad Andaluz Malaga, Spain - Costa Del Sol

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