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Elefante - CLOSED

Avda de la Telefonica, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
+34 952 44 13 53
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Where's the band???

Visited on 30th September after seeing a poster stating there was a Northern Soul/Ska band on. We... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2016
paulcbaillie
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England
via mobile
Great fun

We went here twice while in Benalmadena, the first time they had a Robbie Williams tribute, he was... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2015
gillcweb
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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For many years the El Elefante has been one of the most important music and entertainment venues on the whole Costa Del Sol. Most nights are FREE ENTRY to the professional shows, some are ticket events as listed on the posters and Facebook page. Hundreds of thousands of tourists and locals have been entertained by some of the “Best of the Best.” They have also raised countless tens of thousands of euros for charities – local, national and international. new owners have taken it over in 2015 and moved it to new heights. Representing all aspects and genres of music from solo artistes, duos and live bands. Speciality Acts and Comedy. Families welcome, sun terrace bouncy castle for children, Large functions catered for. Normal bar prices. Function suite catering for up to 300. Weddings, Parties, Hen and Stag nights. Evening Meals and snacks. Full restaurant service coming soon. Dinner dances and special events. Exhibitions and Promotional Events.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Oct 5, 2016
“Where's the band???”
Oct 11, 2015
“Great fun”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Avda de la Telefonica, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
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+34 952 44 13 53
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Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Visited on 30th September after seeing a poster stating there was a Northern Soul/Ska band on. We arrived at about 10.00 to find a DJ playing old songs to around 10 people. When I asked about the band, the barman said there wasn't one on...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

We went here twice while in Benalmadena, the first time they had a Robbie Williams tribute, he was really entertaining and we had a great night (despite some right miserable looking people) the second time a girl was singing then she went on to do...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2015

Sad, as this was one place i wanted to visit... Arrived 10pm place was empty, and the facebook published act was off of the "whats on"... Lovely looking bar, but empty. After reading the reviews, this was one place i was looking forward to going...More

Thank Steve G
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Reviewed September 22, 2015

really friendly bar with entertainment on every night apart from a Tuesday Emma and Tommo are 2 of the hardest working bar staff I have met Emma is such a lovely person and guys she is hot!! Plenty of different lagers on draught and magnets...More

3  Thank killienutter
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Reviewed September 18, 2015

Went here with friends . A lovely atmosphere , service was pleasant , had great fun singing and dancing the night away. Worth a visit. One of the nice bars.

1  Thank Roseyposey810
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Reviewed September 8, 2015

This bar has just opened up again. It is just up past the Hotels Bali and the Siroco. A large bar with a large welcome the staff cannot be more helpful. We went to watch the drag show Dragtastic those boys worked so hard and...More

2  Thank ASHFARMANNIE
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Reviewed August 24, 2015

this place is by far the best bar in benalmadena we visited on holiday spent 9 nights there and was always made to feel very welcome we were a party of 8 adults 1 teenager 1 child one of our party is in a wheelchair...More

1  Thank andy f
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Reviewed August 8, 2015

We have been staying in apartments near here. There has been some brilliant entertainment on, I am told its under new managers, and they havent got all their adverts sorted yet, so some nights were quieter than others, however we say a brilliant show by...More

Thank Maria M
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Reviewed August 4, 2015

Have been to this bar many times over the years and had a great time. Unfortunately this year it was sadly run down, with shabby walls and a shabby stage area. The place was virtually empty and of the few people that were there, half...More

Thank SunLoverCos
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Stuart A, Public Relations Manager at Elefante, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2015

Thank you for your review. We agree that the stage area needs more dressing. As we have just taken over we are prioritising putting great entertainment on, and this stage decor is high on our list. Also the acts last week have been reviewed and...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2015

Massive entertainment venue, acts on every night of the week, and some of the best we have seen in the area. Fully air conned and cheap bar prices were also a massive plus, we did breakfast & lunch in other bars or on the beach,...More

1  Thank holidaymamma
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