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Hotel San Cristobal

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Avenida Ramon y Cajal 3, 29601 Marbella, Spain
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Ranked #23 of 77 hotels in Marbella
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hotel San Cristobal looks nothing from the outside, being up an escalator from one of Marbella's busiest thoroughfares. However if you cross that road you are on the promenade / beach within a couple of minutes. And, if you go up the escalator and go out the back of the hotel, you find yourself immediately in the narrow alleyways... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a pleasant hotel with a hearty buffet breakfast. The best feature is its location in the centre of Marbella right next to the beautiful, historic 'Casco Antiguo' (Old Town), across from a traditional park and only minutes from the beach with its lovely paseo. Good value for money - highly recommended!

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Waterford, Ireland
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from Marbella after spending week at San Cristobal. The location is absolutely perfect walking distance beach & old town. The room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast had good selection. Staff were most helpful and friendly. Loved it so much I have booked another week there in August, and would have no problem recommending this hotel to anyone.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed in this hotel several times. it is right in the heart of Marbella old town and so close to the beach. excellent value for money and the staff are fantastic, look out for suzanna on reception, she's luvly. always made to feel welcome there.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

You cannot fault the location of this hotel, it's ideal especially if like us you are only there for the weekend! I found this hotel clean, tidy and an ideal price! It's walking distance from the beach as you simply walk over the crossing, down some steps and your there! If I'm ever visiting Marbella again, I would make a... More

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Shopping/ Mall and Beaches walk able distance. Mode of transport very easy to travel any destination in Malaga.City and other places 24 hours Pharmacy very close to Hotel. One of the best garden available front side.

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bristol england
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stayed here 18th May for 4days with 7 girlfriends. First time in Marbella for most of them. They absolutely loved it, this hotel is perfect. So central for everything. Have to agree with everything that other people on this site say. No complaints at all. The staff are very helpful, and the hotel is so clean. Buses right outside the... More

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Launceston, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

My wife and I just returned from a 7 day stay.Very nice 3 star budget hotel in the perfect location, opposite a nice park, surrounded by shops, few minutes walk to the beach and the rear entrance leads straight into the old town. Rooms are spacious very clean and comfortable. Our only complaints are that the two large single beds... More

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stayed here friday to sunday for a friends hen do in may. The hotel is ideally located to the orangery..shops and a short walk to the beach. The rooms were clean and spacious. Breakfast was only continental but was fine. All in all a reasonable hotel for a reasonable price.

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Well we are just home from 10 days in Marbella, Spain. We would normally go to this hotel at least twice a year and normally have a good time. The staff are excellant, especially Susanah on reception, Javier and Fransico, also on reception and all the staff in the restaurant and .the cleaning staff are wonderful. The meals in the... More

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Address: Avenida Ramon y Cajal 3, 29601 Marbella, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Marbella
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel San Cristobal 3*
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Residencia San Cristobal Marbella

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#5 Best Value Hotel in Marbella #15 On the Beach Hotel in Marbella
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Downtown Marbella and 225 mts. from the Beach and the Sea promenade in front of the Alameda ParkShoping, restaurants,bars and Entertainment around the hotel not needing Vehicle.96 rooms (70% with terrace) redecorated between 2003 and 2007) complete bathroom, hair dryer ,telephone,satelite chanel TV, rental safe box, air conditioned and heating.Breakfast buffet. Lunch/dinner waiter service daily menu.Bar and meeting room 100 people with free WIFI.Over 800 private parking places 250 mts around hotel, the hotel owns a limited nº at special fare. Not suitable for phisically handicapped persons.Granted with “Q” Tourism Spanish autorities quality award and ISO14001 environmental management standard ... more   less 
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