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Hotel California

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Paseo de Sancha 17, 29016 Malaga, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #22 of 91 hotels in Malaga
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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194 reviews 194 reviews
45 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 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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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

This is a really beautiful hotel. The last night of my holiday I thought I'll splurge, and this was a great place to do it, the room was huge, it was clean and decorated to a high spec, comfy bed, great shower. Its easily in walking distance of the centre of Malaga for food, drinks and shopping, it also seemed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

The hotel seems very good at a first glance. Then bit by bit you start discovering it does not offer all what it promised. Starting with charging you for internet use while on the website was mentioned it was for free, a cleaning lady who does not touch the bath and leaves the towels next to your bedroom to the... More

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West Sussex
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

A trip to Malaga will only be enhanced by staying at the Hotel California. A quirky and historic building in a great location seconds from the sea and minutes from the best this fabulously underrated city has to offer. The staff were unfailingly and cheerfully helpful. The breakfast, as has been noted in other reviews, is plain but plentiful and... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

The location of this hotel is excellent, especialy if you rent a car, like we did. Because in front of the hotel and in some other spots in the vecinity you will find 24h free parking! It's the white striped alveoles. You might want not to book a room with front side windows, because on some hours in the morning... More

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20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Hotel California is a very nice hotel, run by 4 brothers and a sister who'll do their best to make your stay as nice as possible. The hotel is a few minutes walk from the beach and also at walking distance from the city center. There is also a busstop almost in front of the hotel. There is a library... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

A hidden gem! Small boutique hotel in a great location. 1 minute to the beach, 5 minute into old town and also 5 minutes to the marina. The rooms are nice and clean and we had a sea view with a small balcony. Staff are friendly. I would stay here again if visiting Malaga.

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Additional Information about Hotel California

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