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Hotel Alay

Avenida Alay 5, Puerto Marina, 29630 Benalmadena, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A clean hotel with helpful staff and good value buffet restaurant. Central location, pleasant sea view rooms. The hotel does need an overhaul, due in 2016, but even given this we had a great short stay there and would definitely return.

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Meath
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We picked the Alay because of it's location and in cannot be beaten for Benalmadena, The lobby and downstairs of the hotel's is good but dated. Upstairs the rooms are ok but again very dated. The bathrooms seems to have been upgraded over the years but the rest of the rooms haven't. For a hotel in it's location it's a... More 

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Dungarvan, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A last minute holiday, we knew nothing about the hotel. First impressions, a hotel with dated decor, but worked out to be a great choice. Superb location, great breakfast, clean rooms, lovely staff! Great mix of guests, couples, Spanish families, older groups.... A short walk from the Puerto Marina complex of restaurants and shops and also from the beach pedestrian... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

No doubt 4* in the 1970s, it was made perfectly clear by the reception staff that we may be spending thousands of euros, but we were not welcome at the Hotel Alay. Yep, 20 lads on a stag do, no smiles, no courtesies, but a free beer token. This hotel is clean and is cheap, it's not a UK/US 4*... More 

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Rhondda Cynon Taf, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Alay over the weekend of Aug 1st for my wife's birthday on a room only bases. Tried restaurant which was alright but mostly ate out as was the plan. Great " cooool" room as the temperature was 38+ & 28' at night. Some refurbishment going on which did not effect stay. Grounds, pool area in sun all... More 

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romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel at the end of July The hotel is good…we have a room in the smaller block with a view to the sea and pool. Room was confortable, big enough..we had no complain about it except no fridge but this doesn’t bothered us too much although it was very very hot The food was good..it couldn’t... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a two week stay at the Alay as part of the RREspaña rock holiday and on initial viewing weren't that impressed. However once you get your head around the fact this is not a 4* in the normal sense the hotel grew and grew on us. Firstly the room was of decent size, reasonably comfortable bed and a pretty... More 

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I stayed at the hotel Alay for 4 nights! In that time we met at least four people on reception all of whom were polite and helpful. The breakfast was good with a huge range of cold and hot items, couldn't drink the fruit juice- but that has been the same everywhere! Rooms were clean and large... More 

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hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We were here for a music week, which ended up with the main stage in our hotel. Very handy. Liked this hotel. Good service in the bar. Snack bar had decent food and service. Room spacious and clean with free wifi. Breakfast was good with plenty of choice - both hot and cold. Nice large grass area to sun bathe... More 

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Me and my cousin visited this hotel on the 5th July 2015 for a four night stay. The staff are friendly and the hotel is in a great location as it is close to the beach and the marina. Our room was dated yet clean and cosy. Breakfast was good the only down fall we had for this hotel was... More 

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