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Hostal Altamar

Calle Alta del Mar, 13, 18690 Almunecar, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Isle of Wight
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I really chose this due to the incredibly cheap price I paid, but there's no doubt I would return, and pay more if necessary, because it was SO sparkling clean, comfortable and such a lovely place, so central, such nice people... it was quiet, yet right in the middle of the town, and should be shown as an example to... More 

Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We had a wonderful experience in Hostal Altamar. Thanks to Ignacio for his help with the map and attractions to see in Almunecar. We wouldn't have had our best fried fish tapas experience without him. The place is very cheap and also very clean and quiet. Would recommend.

Braunschweig, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We stayed at the Hostal during our bike trip through Andalusia in April 2015. Pro: - good location in the middle of the old town. Good atmosphere. Only 2 minutes to the beach - clean & spacious rooms. We had 114 - very good price/value ratio - good and free WiFi - very friendly owners - cafeteria with acceptable prices... More 

Salisbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We have spent a lovely week staying at the Hostal Altamer in the old town of Almunecar. The owner and staff have all be so friendly, the hostal is 24hr access which is fantastic, the room is cleaned daily to a very good standard. Their is a lovely little cafe/breakfast bar which does traditional breakfast at a very good price... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

A very well kept hostal, cosy, clean and very charming. The service was excellent, very clean and friendly. There is a small cafe in the hostal which has a very interesting design and decoration and serves breakfast and snacks, which is useful. Its very central and close to the beach and set in an old spanish style narrow side street.... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Stayed here for 2 nights at the end of September, we were firstly attracted to Hostal Altamar because of its location in the old town. We were very happy with our choice. The rooms were lovely and clean, the owners / staff very friendly and helpful. The hostal is very close to the beach and also the numerous bars and... More 

Fredericton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

It was ideally situated to walk where ever we wanted to go. The room was clean with private bath. We didn't have any issues with noise and were very satisfied. The only down side to the room was it was advertised as having wifi in the room and we couldn't get reception. It was great in the common area but... More 

Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

I have spent 2 weeks there, together with my 12 years son and were both delighted. It is a hostel, not a 5* hotel, let us keep that in mind ;-). The hosts, Cecile and Ignacio, and their staff are wonderfully friendly and helpful. We have enjoyed their friendliness and recommendations. Hostal Altamar is located at 200 m from the... More 

London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Just returned from a week at Hostal Altamar and can honestly say it was a delight to stay there. My room was a huge double with Air Con on demand,TV (not that I watched it)and had a full bathroom and was spotlessly clean as were the communal areas of the property. The couple that run it are interesting and helpful... More 

Benalmadena, Spain
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

not as freindly to the english as would have wished. The breakfast was very poor and not even worth 3.50. Groups of young people in the rooms drinking all night and very noisy ,loud and bad language. shower head dropped off first night hence no shower, left after second night after nothing was done about the noise. But luckily Booking.com... More 

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