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Hotel California

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Paseo de Sancha 17, 29016 Malaga, Spain
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent location, see title. Also, if you come by car you can find a free parking spot in the street in front of the hotel. The bed is good, as well as the breakfast, including scrambled eggs. Pity that the bacon is kept wet, so it isn't crispy as it is meant to be. Use the small coffee machine, that... More 

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west yorkshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very happy with our choice for a week based in Malaga. A short downhill stroll to the promenade and the beach. Lovely walk into the centre via the new marina. Alternatively, there's a bus stop just a few yards away and any number bus will take you straight into the main shopping and restaurant area for only 1Euro 30 per... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed in this hotel for one night in September 2014. The pros are that it has a cute exterior, quaint lobby with fresh flowers, modern floors and fixtures, a cute rooftop deck, and is a short walk to the beach and only a moderate walk to the old part of Malaga. The cons are that the... More 

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Penkridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Hotel has a beautiful Spanish feel, is clean and tidy and the staff are all lovely. We were lucky enough to get a balcony with a view of the sea. Breakfast is 9 euros but oh was it worth it :D. The hotel itself is situated 2 minutes from the beach, there's about a 10-15 minute walk to the... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Fantastic choice. Great price great location 20 minutes walk from centre 5 mins from beach front. Hotel looks like it's been an old house possibly. Staff friendly rooms clean and a wee bit quirky breakfast is brought to your table. Fruit muesli bread ham and cheese Worked for us. Roof terrace caught the sun all day. Just what we wanted.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We booked this after reading reviews on here and finding other hotels highly priced and with less flattering reviews. It worked out brilliantly for us! For the first time we stayed in Malaga and went to Spain without hiring a car! The hotel was perfectly situated a few minutes from the beach with a bus stop outside to take us... More 

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Everything Sally C says is true. We loved the fresh flowers, the retro decor, the breakfast - served to your table with spotless linen table cloths. They go that extra mile for a hotel of this rating. Even the roof garden is spotless.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We loved the Hotel California for its friendly staff who seem to be a family, its retro decor, its clean and spacious rooms. The position near the beach and a 10 - 15 minute walk to the old town was ideal for us. Breakfast is a plentiful spread of bread and croissants, cheese and salami, muesli and yogurt with damn... More 

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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The staff is friendly and helpful. I think they are a family of siblings and the matriarch is still involved with the gardens and interior flower settings. The breakfast is nourishing and plentiful - some of it is homemade. The rooms are spacious and have plenty of storage areas for luggage and clothes, a desk, small screen TV and adequate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

A 4 day visit to Malaga using the hotel California as our base. We were a little apprehensive but found the hotel ideal. Friendly helpful staff, clean well decorated rooms but some areas could do with smartening up a little but don't let that put you off staying here, we would happily go back. Taxi fair from the airport is... More 

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Address: Paseo de Sancha 17, 29016 Malaga, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel California 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
California Hotel málaga
Hotel California Malaga, Spain - Costa Del Sol
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#15 Romantic Hotel in Malaga

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