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Pension Mari Carmen

Calle Nueva, n0 32, Salobrena, Spain
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Ranked #4 of 6 Salobrena B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014
cubalibrito Basel, Switzerland
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Basel, Switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Wonderful terrace with view over mountains and the sea, warm welcome with free beer and tapas. Exactly what we needed after a long and exhausting travel day. The landlord is indeed outgoing, but in a very friendly and warm way. I don't agree with some statements made here that she is greedy. I booked 3 nights through booking and had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

So happy with this place very very clean smelt lovely and fresh no complaints everyone very friendly and amazing breakfast provided fantastic coffee croissants melon serrano ham and manchego cheese one of the best breakfasts had in spain on the roof terrace in gorgeous sunshine definitely go back didnt want to leave only problem it is on a steep hill... More 

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Aguilas, Spain
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

This guest house is mentioned in "The Rough Guide to Spain" (which providing it is positive is always a good indication) and it certainly lived up to its write up. Spotless clean and sooooo friendly I almost believed I knew the family. Even received a beer and coke plus a snack all for free on arrival, we were then given... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

This is a good value pension in a central location. Our room was spacious and clean with a comfortable bed and a nice balcony that had good views over the town to the mountains. There is a also a great roof terrace. The landlady is welcoming but a bit of character - personally I found this good fun and quite... More 

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14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Superb location, extremely clean and friendly. Very good price. Excellent quality orthopaedic beds. Will definitely return...and Salobrena is a lovely place to spend a few relaxing days. There is a safe in most rooms and the owner could not be more helpful

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Swansea, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2011

I really loved this place and it was the highlight of my trip. I was travelling alone and really felt so well with Mari Carmen's family who are so nice, helpful and easygoing. Really enjoyed the fantastic and superb balcony room with very clean bed and the bathroom spotless. Really like it. I am Spanish and have travelled extensively in... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011

The boardinghouse is o.k., but the owner-lady not: excentric, moodie, obtrusive. As long you do, what she wants, everything seems fine, otherwise it will cost yours nerves. At all - little privacy, the lady is permanent near. She never respects your desire, even until ignorance of allergy inconveniences which can't go with the extensive use of crappy cleaners. More over,... More 

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Oslo, Norway
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2011

Cheap, friendly and welcoming. If you find a better hostal - let me know.

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Salobrena, Spain
1 review
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2011

It appears that they change the price later, most of the time. Same thing they did to us. Please put them to write the price on a paper at the begining, may be with their signature .The lady Mari Carmen is is cunning and greedy under the disguise of friendlines.They keep sharp eyes on the people in such a way... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2010

Upon arriving at Pension Mari Carmen we were warmly greeted by the owner and her family and sent up to our 3rd level room (with a balcony). The view from the balcony is of the surrounding mountains and it's really a great place to wind down the evening (if nothing is shaking in the Salobrena night life, which is likely).... More 

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Address: Calle Nueva, n0 32, Salobrena, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Salobrena
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Number of rooms: 14
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