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Hotel Riu Belplaya

4.0 of 5 Paseo Maritimo 165 | Torremolinos - Malaga, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    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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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We returned on 5th Jan after spending 2 great weeks holiday, the food was fantastic with plenty of choice for all tastes, the staff are all very friendly and check in was speedy they upgraded us to sea view which was good, the rooms are very clean and the beds were nice and comfortable clean sheets 3 times a week... More 

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Knottingley, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent owed first Christmas here and was just terrible, the food was bad and raw, we spoke to manager and didn't really care, dort book with Thomson, was really bad service, also what to stress, there a mental health hospital next door with high security unit were you can here the poor souls screaming on night, like the hotel,... More 

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Garrucha, Spain
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friends have been going here for 3years so thought we would surprise them and turn up and yes it was a surprise. The hotel needs a lick of paint in bedrooms as dated,lus wifi needed as had to pay 1 euro fro 1/2 hour, not good and that was in the reception area along with everyone. Position good and only... More 

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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After spending our last two Christmas holidays in Fuerteventura we decided to try the Costa del Sol for a change and booked for Christmas and New Year. We made our choice after carefully checking previous reviews on TripAdvisor and though that, on balance, this hotel would be OK. On arrival check in was very well organised and it was nice... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived and was greeted by nice receptionist, quick check in - reception area desperately needs a revamp and the electric chairs (if that's what you call them') need removing from the area, looks like you entering an old peoples home!!! (We are young 56-59 year olds, we don't need reminding what we have in store for us). Apart from that... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were told on booking this hotel it was one of the bests in the area on arrival we were treated like we were not welcome because we were young we were stated at by all the staff and were not offered any help at all. To make matters worse was that the pool was not open but not only... More 

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Torrox, Spain
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24 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We returned home yesterday after a fantastic 3 night break over Christmas at the excellent Riu Belplaya. Once again we cannot praise the hotel high enough; I regularly review hotels in Tripadvisor but I very rarely give a 5 star rating! OK, the hotel looks a little tired in places but the rooms are spotlessly clean and ours, on the... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a lovely place to spend Christmas, went for 7 days over Christmas and there is nothing I could complain about, the food was outstanding ( fillet steak, salmon, fresh seafood) there was something for everyone and never repeated.... The staff are amazing with nothing to much trouble, all speak numerous languages and cannot do enough for you. To be... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

i cannot imagine what some people have been writing about when I read some of the reviews on this hotel! Let's start with the food: wonderful varied selection, changed every day of our seven days there. Breakfast with a huge selection of cereals, meats, cheeses, fruits and hot breakfast too, eggs, sausages, bacon and more. Evening meal was a feast... More 

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North Queensferry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

food was not up to scratch very repetitive and poor selection the evening entertainment room is not big enough if you are on the second sitting you cannot get a seat and the entertainment was poor not a lot more I can say average hotel nothing stands out

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Address: Paseo Maritimo 165 | Torremolinos - Malaga, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Torremolinos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Belplaya 4*
Number of rooms: 325
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Also Known As:
Riu Belplaya Torremolinos
Hotel Riu Belplaya Torremolinos, Costa Del Sol, Spain
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Torremolinos
#9 Luxury Hotel in Torremolinos
#14 Romantic Hotel in Torremolinos
#17 Family Hotel in Torremolinos

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