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Macdonald Leila Playa Resort

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Room & Suite (72)
Pool & Beach (42)
Certificate of Excellence

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Property amenities
Pool
Free parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Heated pool
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Paid Internet
Paid Wifi
Sauna
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
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Room features
Air conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
HOTEL CLASS

Location

Full view
76Somewhat walkable
Grade: 76 out of 100
72Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
7Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
281Reviews
45Q+A
72Room tips
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This was one of the best experiences I've had renting a condo. The staff was excellent. Our first night we had an issue with our room having twin beds and it was resolved immediately. Javier and his colleagues did a great job being informative without trying to sell us on
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Great resort with spectacular views everywhere you look. Staff is great. Very helpful with advice and help. We stayed in 2 units while there, both slightly different, but both very nice. Everything we needed for our 8 day holiday was there. There are stores and restaurants
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Positive first: Location is great. Right be the sea and boardwalk to Mijas. Gardens are lovely and there is free parking. Doesn't get better than this. Negatives: Hotel charges a hefty EUR 45 fee for settling electricity consumption (you also pay for the electricity). Totally
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Am currently staying here on holiday with my husband Robert2064, he has already given a glowing review and wants to come back next year for 2 weeks instead of one. It is our first time here and we are very impressed with the location of the hotel right off the bat, we are right
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Accommodations was fine but the extra costs for things that would be standard such as midweek clean and towel change is not suitable,opening times of the restaurant was very misleading as one advert said one thing and another said something else
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Yes there are. Including hair dryer and iron
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Agree with other responses- higher B number apartments, especially one bedroom , have great sea views. There are resort maps you can request from McDonalds - they will email them to you.
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Most have a sea view but some don’t I’m pretty sure the pool is heated and yes there is a jacuzzi.
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There are more facilities and larger campus at Dona Lola . Both are near to sea and shops. Leila is smaller and has one restaurant, pool table and swimming pool
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Dona Lola would get my vote for you. If you are going imminently check the seaside pool is back in operation. Sea views are however at a premium. Beach is a bit limited - you can find nice beaches with watersports less than 1 km along the boardwalk.
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"Be aware the pavement stones in all of Europe can be slick compared to the US. Just be cautious on stairs."
"Ask for sea front although our sea view is very good considering we’re not on the front line."
"Some rooms have better views and if you can get two bathrooms it better with mor than two people."
"pool views are good, sea views are best though"
"Less noise from the highway close to the beach and towards the garden."
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PRICE RANGE
$98 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
macdonald leila playa club hotel calahonda
LOCATION
SpainAndaluciaProvince of MalagaCosta del SolMijasSitio de Calahonda
NUMBER OF ROOMS
60
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