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La Casa Mata

calle molinillo del aceite 8 | Malaga center, 29008 Malaga, Spain
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Kiev, Ukraine
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

The best about this hostel is its location: just a few minutes from the city center but on a small quiet street. The hostel doesn't offer any food except tea and coffee, but there is a restaurant in the neighbouring building and Dia supermarket in 5 minutes walking, and the hostel has a kitchen. Anyway, it's not a problem to... More 

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casamatamalaga, Propietario at La Casa Mata, responded to this review

thank you for stay at La Casa Mata and we're happy you've made a good esperienzia. A greeting More 

Bucharest, Romania
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50 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

is a hostel not a hotel. Very few rooms with private bathroom, so be carrrefull about. anyway the privat bathroom is very tinny. Location is good, close tot he center, actually in the north of the main attractions. not very close tot he train/bus station (30-40 minutes walking). Personal is friendly, helpfull, kitcen clean, wi-fi free. excellent bed. so the... More 

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grazie per averci scelto e speriamo di rivederti presto More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a week. Me and my boyfriend. Room was damp and smelled of cigarettes it took 4 days to air it out. Noise. All the time if not from the street so from someone banging the door or chatting in reception. Shower so small impossible to fit, everything needs upgrading: pipes old and stinks, walls going black... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Nice staff, lovely rooms, great location and good views from the big rooms. A little difficult to find if you have no map 😉 however the good people of malaga were more than happy to help us out with directions. Maybe give the downstairs area a miss if you aren't a fan of passive smoking

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casamatamalaga, Propietario at La Casa Mata, responded to this review
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muchas gracias Olivia has sido un plazer y esperemos verte presto :-) More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

I spent 4 nights here with my girlfriend. Booked a double bed room and got a room with an additional half one with lot of free spaces. Clise to city center. In 5 minutes i found everything. Restaurants supermarket bars. 20min walk the beach.

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casamatamalaga, Propietario at La Casa Mata, responded to this review

thank you for having stayed with us and to positively evaluate our work. We hope to see you soon More 

Malta
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20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

I was very impressed how nice this place was! The staff members were incredibly friendly and helpful. We have got some great tips for our dinner--doing tapas-hopping bars. We've received a city center map straight after we checked in and the guys explained very nice and careful what/where could be visited for the time we had (less then 24 hours).... More 

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molte grazie Veronika per la tua recensione e felici di averti qui da noi un saluto More 

St. Petersburg, Russia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here with my friends in June. Location is perfect, 15 min walk from the train station or to the bus terminal. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Rooms are tidy and neat, though some of them do not have direct access to Windows, but they have mobile condition blowers. Wi-fi is OK. You have 5 minutes walk to the... More 

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casamatamalaga, Gerente at La Casa Mata, responded to this review

thanks for staying in la casa mata and positively evaluate our work. We hope to meet again soon the next time you come to malaga A greeting More 

Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The building and rooms are very cosy. It is a basic hostel, with a good price/quality. The location is excellent and we were lucky to park nearby. The staff is very friendly and she helped us with many things. This was absolutely superb! The bathroom was shared, which was in our case no problem, since we stayed for just 1... More 

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thanks to the staff of for your positive assessment We hope to see you soon at La Casa Mata A greeting More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

It's a place to spend a night cheaply and in the morning eat a breakfast in a common kitchen and run around the city or stay on a beach. No luxuries, no breathtaking views, but clean and the staff is very nice and helpful. We had a room with a bathroom, which you might consider a good idea especially during... More 

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we are happy to have done a good job We hope to see you soon A greeting More 

Dublin, Ireland
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50 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I stayed in this place twice - located in a lovely little alleyway in Malaga city center. During my first stay, even though I showed up at the hotel outside the official hours, the gentleman at the reception showed up within 20 minutes of calling him up. The location is fantastic, wifi was very good. They also have a kitchen... More 

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casamatamalaga, Propietario at La Casa Mata, responded to this review

thanks to reserve as our guest and hope to see you again A greeting More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to "La Casa Mata", a new concept of low-cost pension in Malaga. It is a safe, warm and clean place in a wonderful location, right in the historic centre of Malaga. You can socialize with the other guests or just relax in the common areas within the house that are a fully equipped kitchen with all mod cons, a lounge with TV and DVD player and a sunny patio. It is a perfect option for modern people that wants to stay in private or shared rooms, but enjoy the common areas advantages as the 24 hours computer with internet access and WIFI.La Casa Mata is close to both train and bus stations at about 15 minutes walk. It is at a stone throw from all the sites of cultural interest such as Picasso museum, the cathedral, Alcazaba castle as well as all the best clubs in town for your wild nights out. Malagueta beach is at 10 minutes walk to enjoy the amazing sunny days of ´La Costa del Sol´. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Casa Mata

Address: calle molinillo del aceite 8 | Malaga center, 29008 Malaga, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga
Price Range: $31 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Casa Mata 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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