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Residencia Universitaria Santa Paula

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   Calle Especerias, 5, 29001 Malaga, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #38 of 85 Specialty lodging in Malaga
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
armagh1981 Armagh, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Armagh, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is in a very central location, so full marks for that. The room is clean, it's also very basic, but you get what you pay for, and in terms of what I paid it was fine. The room I was in was over a street, which did have some noise, but that certainly isn't the fault of the hotel.... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Hi, Over here for a few days, looking to buy a property. In trying to keep the cost down, I booked 4 days in this place. Very basic, first experience of a shared bathroom. No problems, nice and clean, 3 on my floor so access is fine, rooms are a bit noisy and a bit run down, but otherwise clean,... More

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Firstly, this accommodation is central. Right next to everything. I live in the centre of a large town in the UK and know there can be noise levels. This, however, is ridiculous. With the best silicone earplugs and using all window shuttering devices, I cannot stand the constant street noise. There is drilling:,street carts cleaning all night, and a man... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013 via mobile

Excellent location...only here for a night en route to the airport so haven't quite found the beach but did get to the port which is very close...Helpful staff! Building feels a bit dodgy though. Long corridors, quiet at times. Brilliant value for money! Room fine but like a deserted student dorm big time..

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Hamburg, Germany
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I can recommend this kind of accomodation for young people and those who plan to stay no longer than 10 days. + ) Rooms are clean, WIFI-connectivity is excellent all over the place, very friendly staff, perfect location, fair costs - ) noise in the night, light/thin walls, english barely spoken by staff In my case I had no problems... More

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10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Rooms are pretty basic, but fine if you just want a bed for the night, although depending on who is in the hotel, it could be a little noisy. Nice 10/15 minute walk to the beach. The hotel is right in the centre of the old town, the location is excellent with everything you need on your doorstep. Handy tip,... More

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30 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Here's our review, based on our 9B criteria: * Bed - a single bed with a comfy mattress. * Bedroom - small in size, as you would expect from a student room, but it's fine for a place to just 'bunk down'. It had a desk and shelves, plus lamp. It's worth bearing in mind that the Residence overlooks a... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

Located right in the center of historic Malaga, this place is perfect as long as you don't forget you are in a student room. So do not expect a 4-star and you'll appreciate it. +: Location, cheap, clean, surprisingly quiet, Internet, friendly staff, lots of cheap cafes and bar around. -: No AC.

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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

I was there in 2007, nice and clean place. Very central :) and down to the hostel there is very nice restaurant.

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scotland
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118 reviews 118 reviews
16 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

If its a City Centre budget room you require then its good for that ,it can be noisy ,hot ,and more for the young student types on a low budget .It has its pros and cons , Pro's .At the heart of the city off Calle Larios , and 100's of cafe/bars and restaurants , and cheap . Cons .... More

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Additional Information about Residencia Universitaria Santa Paula

Address: Calle Especerias, 5, 29001 Malaga, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga > Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Residencia Universitaria Santa Paula 2*
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