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El Tio Mateo

Carretera N340 , Km 183, 29600 Marbella, Spain
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Ranked #10 of 25 Marbella B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Heidelberg, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

We stayed here for one night in June. The staff were very friendly and nice. They have free parking and wifi. The hotel is about a 20 minute walk from town. On the day we checked out, we were able to keep the car there until we decided to drive to our airport hotel in Malaga. The beds were comfortable... More 

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Lymington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Stayed here for 4 nights in June, whilst we were looking to buy an apartment in Marbella, a very small hotel, but very clean, slightly in the industrial area, but a short 10 minute walk to the beach and Restaurants. its not a 5* and dosent try to be, but great place to stay if you want somewhere cheap and... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

place has free parking, and wifi is available in all hotel areas too. friendly staff and very clean. reception is helpful and will suggest where to go and what places worth to see it. is just a few minutes walk to city center

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Great little house style accommodation. Super clean. The owners make you feel home. The lady even helped me with my bag up the stairs and knew I was tired after my trip! The room was big and clean with a balcony and the internet worked fine! During my stay in Marbella and travelling light i decided to stay in different... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I have traveled a lot in Europe, but never been at a place as nice, cosy and good as El Tio Mateo. This family hostal, with landlady Mari and her daughter, takes care of you as if you were a family member. The location is great, easy to find, 100 m from the beach and within walking distance (along a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We were travelling through Málaga when we decided to stop in Marbella. After surching websites and forums about the pricing and unavailability for accomodation, for our surprise, just at the entrance of the town there it was. The mos enchanting B&B of Málaga. It was cheap, clean, near to all the amenities, but importantly of all, the owner and their... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Nice cosy family bed and breakfast. Mother Maria and beautifull daughter are helping you with all your questions. Rooms are good, nice clean ... bathrooms old but functional. Price quality nothing to complain and parking in front of the door. Nice patio for breakfast. Close to old town and beauch. Thx Maria and Leo for nice stay.

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Marbella, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

I have stayed in numeral occasion and recommended to family and friends to share the experience to feel the real Southern Spanish way of life. It is a family managed business that with a very welcoming mama Mari and the young generation of the family have turned this traditional run hotel in a clean comfortable and convenient place to stay... More 

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Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2011

Family type of hotel. Rooms were fine and bathroom quite old but functional. Small veranda was pleasant but need to stand up to have a view to industrial zone, not that charming.... Air conditioning was functioning and ok. Breakfast is extra but not expensive (2.5€). Hotel is located in an industrial zone, close to one beach but quite far from... More 

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