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Hotel California

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Paseo de Sancha 17, 29016 Malaga, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #15 of 91 hotels in Malaga
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hartford, Connecticut
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent our first night in Spain at Hotel California. We selected this hotel based on all of the positive reviews. The hotel was very affordable at 75 euros for a "Superior Twin/double room" so I expected a lesser quality hotel. That was not the case at all. The hotel is charming and is in a great location. Check-In -... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This place has an excellent location, just one street over from the beach. 15 minute walk into town. They have a roof for guests to use for drinking, sunbathing etc. The place is quite quiet and the service is friendly, very good value for money. Breakfast wasn't fancy but probably the best we had in Spain. Would easily visit again.

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Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I'm currently staying at the Hotel C, and just love it. Location is excellent, with a few steps down to the cleaned-up beach of La Caleta, and a 10-15 minute walk to the historic centre. The entire area has character and charm, and so does the hotel. The rooms are lovely, tasteful and clean, and the breakfast is delicious, varied... More

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Fuengirola, Spain
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

On a short break to Malaga for my wife's birthday, we stayed at the Hotel California, what can you say about this hotel that hasn't already been said. Great position close to the beach, restaurants, attractions, bars etc. Lovely breakfast free wifi, comfortable rooms, roof terrace and the staff make you feel very welcome. all in all far nicer to... More

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Cork, Ireland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Just returned from a Four night stay in beautiful Malaga. Hotel California was fantastic but do book a room at the rear of the hotel as the noise from the bar across the road on the Friday night was crazy. It is just near a lovely beach where we spent the day and rented a lounger and parasol for only... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

The perfect combination for seeing Malaga and going to the beach. The treatment could not be better, the rooms are decorated with great care and good taste. We have been using this hotel for 10 years and will continue to see it bloom. In my opinion they should be a 3 star, nothing is too much trouble for them. I... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This Hotel is situated in a lovely part of Malaga ,just a lovely 5/10 minute walk away from Centre of Town .Wonderful Spanish feel to this Hotel .Its spotless and fantastic value . The staff are very friendly and the room I occupied in my stay was superb with a lovely view looking onto the main street with the beach... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

What a wonderful, quaint hotel this is, the staff were so kind and friendly. Fantastic price and a great location, I shall definitely be staying here again. The rooms were spotless clean and nicely decorated. Wifi Internet was fast and I have no complaints about this hotel.

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York, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Stayed for 4 nights in September 2013, as part of a twin-centre holiday - a week in Granada and 5 days in Malaga. We chose the Hotel California based on the good price, location & the fact that it was a small, seemingly family-run place, rather than one of the hideous high-rise tower blocks that dominate Malaga. We were not... More

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Kent, Texas
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206 reviews 206 reviews
47 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

The Hotel California was a nice alternative to impersonal lodging options that you find in so many places. Located a short distance from the coast along a fairly busy street, It is about 1km to the central part of town, but broad sidewalks and the Alameda make the walk easy. Our rooms were clean, spacious, and nicely decorated. The bathroom... More

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Address: Paseo de Sancha 17, 29016 Malaga, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga > Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel California 2.5*
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Hotel California Malaga, Spain - Costa Del Sol

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