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Hotel Cerro de Hijar

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Camino del Balneario s/n, 29109 Tolox, Spain
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Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Tolox
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit the Costa del sol often,inland gives you the opportunity to sample the true way of Spanish living.this hotel is set in a tranquil,peaceful,and beautiful location with exceptional view's.the rooms are lovely and spacious,the staff are polite and friendly, and the food is excellent,a must stay hotel if you want to totally recharge your batteries relaxing by the pool.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I cannot praise this hotel enough! The location is admittedly secluded, but this only adds to the charm of such a beautiful building. The rooms are clean and large, the staff are friendly, approachable and attend to every need, the mojitos are INCREDIBLE and the views are out of this world. Nestled beautifully in the mountains in Tolox, the hotel... More

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HotelCerrodehijar, Gerente at Hotel Cerro de Hijar, responded to this review

Dear Can What a wonderfull piece of writing, is such a pleasure to receive your warm greetings. I can see you truly enjoyed the atmosphere, the silence, the views, the mojitos and the surroundings, and still you want to come back for more, so please find your home here at Hotel Cerro de Hijar anytime you want, thank you very... More

Frankston, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

a beautiful place - would definitely stay there again if i was to go back to the area. i stayed with a friend we both thought it was a wonderful place to relax and the food was fantastic. very quiet and relaxing

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HotelCerrodehijar, Gerente at Hotel Cerro de Hijar, responded to this review

Hello Frankston We are so happy and satisfied that you and your friend had a great stay with us at Hotel Cerro de Hijar. I can see you apreciated the silence, the views, the food and the atmosphere. Your satisfaction is what makes all our effort worth it, be wellcome anytime you come back from Australia (the antipodes of spain),... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

we found thelocation a bit spooky. might be because of the cloudy day upon our arrival, as next morning when it was sunny - was better. average breakfast, nice view, staff who knows 0 (zero) English. will never return, but might be great for extreme-peace-lovers.

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HotelCerrodehijar, Gerente at Hotel Cerro de Hijar, responded to this review

Dear Bohinj We really are away from the crouds at Costa el Sol and yet so close, only 45 min to Marbella for example, we do serve buffet breakfast everyday wich is average for hotels but allways fresh orange pressed juice, eggs on order, cheese local from tolox, season fruit like Cherries this days and many other things... Thank you... More

Farnham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We got married in this hotel 6 years ago and we have just returned for our anniversary. This hotel is truly magical. Since we last stayed they have installed an outside spa area with a hot tub overlooking the magnificent views. We treated ourselves to the gastronomic menu which is 6 courses all of which were divine. The staff always... More

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HotelCerrodehijar, Gerente at Hotel Cerro de Hijar, responded to this review

Dear Suzane Thank you very much for your greta comments about our food and our hotel and I am glad you liked our new Spa, big hug and hope to see you back soon Guillermo More

Uppermill, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I stayed here about ten years ago during a motorcycle rally and returned on my bike again and was so pleased that I did. This hotel has the magical effect of making you simply want to relax and absorbe the peace, stunning views, wonderful and passionate service and eagerness to please. The food is an experience in itself and the... More

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HotelCerrodehijar, Gerente at Hotel Cerro de Hijar, responded to this review

Hello Martin I hope to find you in god shape and organizing further more trips to Spain and Africa, don´t ever stop riding on your bike, don´t ever stop visiting us, don´t ever stop writing your blog. Thank you for your warm gretings and for letting the world know, best regards, say hi to Manahan if you see him, Guillermo... More

Leuven, Belgium
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

We did not (yet) stay in the hotel. My brother in law and wife stayed and thoroughly enjoyed it. We drove up from Marbella on a sunny Sunday for the most delicious lunch. We took the menu de degustation and were offered 6 courses, everyone equally delicious and original. Plenty of fresh bread, olives and tapenade as well, all included... More

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HotelCerrodehijar, Gerente at Hotel Cerro de Hijar, responded to this review

Hello Mariane Is this kind of comments based on experience that keeps us going and working hard, we believe in the quelity we offer and we think it needs no packaging, best regards Guillermo González. More

London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

A warm welcome at reception after a long and winding road journey. Wonderful views across the natural park. A little disappointed with restaurant considering other reviews but they were preparing for wedding next day Would certainly return next time we're in the area

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Stayed 3 nights in late February, excellent, wonderful views, breakfasts and dinner were both excellent and the room was super. Will definitely go again and enjoy more walks and birding together with wanders round different villages. Staff could not be more helpful with their advice. Only slight problem was the gas went off one evening so no hot water for... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

A great third visit for us and an impressive first for our two friends. Comfortable warm and welcoming. Evening meal delicious (just a note, plates need to be warmed!). Good breakfast, self-service gave fantastic, continental choices. The hotel is a tonic for a hectic life style. Next time going to try spa and champagne suggested by other guests!

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Address: Camino del Balneario s/n, 29109 Tolox, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Tolox
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Cerro de Hijar 3*
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