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Hotel Palacio Blanco
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Felix Lomas, 4 | Province of Malaga, 29700 Malaga Velez-Malaga, Spain   |  
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Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Velez-Malaga
Certificate of Excellence
UK
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58 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Excellent stay”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

a really beautiful place to stay. The owners are lovely and full of useful information on places to visit and spots for a drink or dinner. The rooftop pool area is so relaxing... We didn't leave the rooftop for three days! If you want a relaxing quiet stay then this is the place for you in a real Spanish town. Some nice spots for lunch and dinner just a short walk away, and the beach bars are food fun too although you will need a taxi to get to them. I would definitely recommend.

  • Stayed October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

Just stayed at our favourite hotel for the second time. The new owners Christa and Jan could not have been more welcoming. they are continuing and building on the already wonderful experience that is The Palacio Blanco. The hotel is delightful. The town is a step back in time before overbuilding spoiled the coastand the welcome and service is second to none. Would we return. You bet! Joan and Michael Davies England

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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Excellent accommodation in a proper Spanish town, all hidden behind a beautiful old door. Wonderful welcome. Spot on recommendations for dinners and dorade on the beach. Relaxed atmosphere especially with the roof top terrace. We would definitely go back. Thank you Nick and Lesley.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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18 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

I truly love this bed and breakfast. Nick and Leslie are so kind, it feels like a home away from home. The decoration is awesome, it's so luxurious. The rooftop terrace and bar are fantastic - great for an afternoon relaxation. Only con for me was the airconditioning in the room didn't work proper (but maybe they fixed that in the mean time) so it was very hot in the room. There are some small restaurants in the village which do give you real Spanish food. But on arrival Leslie or Nick will tell you all about it.

Velez-Malaga is centrally located, it's nearby Malaga (about 30 min drive), Nerja (20min) and lots of other places. Remember daytrips to Cordoba, Granada, Seville and Ronda are also possible but it is a pretty long drive (around 4hours total).

All in all, we enjoyed our stay in Velez-Malaga, and especially in Palacio Blanco. It's a small and quiet B&B which is really nice if you do daytours to surrounding tourist cities. Keep up the good work Nick & Leslie!

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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La Garde-Freinet, France
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

It's all been said by other reviewers but I just wanted to say - it's all true! We had a very relaxing 2 days and will definitely go back. The bed was so comfortable I had to ask Lesley for the details. Spotless, friendly, comfortable, helpful, and sun all day on the fabulous roof terrace - what's not to like.

Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Brisbane, Australia
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

After some difficulty finding the hotel due to a haywire satnav (go up the street slowly - the hotel is not easy to spot as you approach) and a shortage of parking spots, we were very warmly welcomed by Lesley and Nick who went out of their way to help us find a parking spot and to settle in. Our room was clean, comfortable and tastefully decorated. We felt as if we were in the real Spain, as the hotel is small and personal like a B & B or a guesthouse, rather than just another tourist in a big impersonal hotel. The continental breakfast Has an excellent range of food. You can help yourself to tea and coffee at anytime, and there is an honesty system for other drinks.

Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

This place really is perfect and deserves the excellent reviews it receives. The hotel is beautiful, oozing style with a sun kissed roof terrace offering the perfect place to unwind. The rooms are spacious with walk in showers and it's place in the heart of the cobbled town gives a proper Spanish flavour compared to other options in the area. It's good value and a perfect place for a romantic break.

Despite all this what really sets the place apart are the owners, Nick and Lesley. Great company and keen for you to have the best possible stay. Nick even managed to arrange Europe to win the Ryder Cup when we were in town.

Just go!

Stayed October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Address: Calle Felix Lomas, 4 | Province of Malaga, 29700 Malaga Velez-Malaga, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Velez-Malaga
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Velez-Malaga
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Palacio Blanco 3*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Palacio Blanco is located in the hitoric district of Velez Malaga,in an over 300 year old moorish monastry which was converted in 2008 to a luxury 9 bedroom boutique hotel with roofterrace,excercise water jet pool and sundeck with bar .Featured in the BBC program Amazing buildings which followed the whole conversion process. * Prime location in the city centre ,walking distance of bars,restauants,theatre and shops. *Beach and golf course only 4 kms from the hotel. *Rooms with luxery bathrooms and walk in shower, air conditioning, free wifi , international TV. *Perfect for business meetings ,weddings or as private hotel with family and friends. *We speak Dutch , English and German. *It is all afordable luxery ... more   less 
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Palacio Blanco Velez Malaga
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