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Parador de Malaga Gibralfaro

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Surrounded by pines, the Parador de Málaga Gibralfaro stands atop Mount Gibralfaro opposite the Alcazaba (Citadel), with views of the bay and city of Malaga from a unique perspective. The common areas, guest rooms and rooftop swimming pool offer beautiful views of the town and sea. Here you will enjoy traditional Andalusian culinary offerings, including exquisite Málaga-style fried fish. In Málaga, you won't want to miss the Pablo Ruíz Picasso Foundation Birthplace Museum, where you will discover more than 230 works by the painter. The hotel, built out of stone next to Gibralfaro Castle, is the ideal location for visiting the city and enjoying sports such as golf and tennis at the nearby Parador del Golf. Málaga and its surrounding area are filled with light and beauty, offering the perfect vantage point overlooking the Mediterranean, a wonderful experience in which warm temperatures and the joy of Andalusia are assured.
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Property amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Great View
Harbor View
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All reviews hill overlooking overlooking malaga rooftop pool private balcony bull ring bus service top floor our room was spacious lovely hotel stayed for nights great room town centre old city malaga city castle harbour taxi
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Reviewed yesterday

There is no denying the great view of Malaga and the bay from the Parador. However, if you discount that from an objective assessment of the hotel, 3 stars becomes almost generous. The staff, particularly on reception, are detached to the point of disinterest. The...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Zantino
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect hotel. Very nice breakfast with lots of choises. Very friendly staf. The hotel has a nice view over the city and harbour. Clean rooms and it was nice, sitting on the balcony of the room and enjoying the view.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank ErikV968
Response from ParadordeGibralfaro, Gerente at Parador de Malaga GibralfaroResponded 3 days ago

Dear Erik, Thanks a lot for your comment. Sharing your opinion is nice for our staff because they feel realised. We are glad to know you enjoyed the stay a lot. Hope to see you again in the future, Regards,

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very comfortable and characterful hotel in a superb peaceful position overlooking the port and town. On arrival we had a friendly welcome from the reception staff who gave us some good local advice. We stayed for two nights and had a lovely...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Mike B
Response from ParadordeGibralfaro, Gerente at Parador de Malaga GibralfaroResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mike, Thanks a lot for sharing your experience. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the Parador. We hpe you liked the city also very much and this brings you back to our city in the future, REgards,

Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a beautifully built hotel located on top of the hill while the hill is in the center of the city. So you can walk down to most major attractions in less than 20min but you may want to hire taxi to come back...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Lingang
Response from ParadordeGibralfaro, Gerente at Parador de Malaga GibralfaroResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lingang, Thanks for tellinog us your experience, The maybe is not heated, but also there are people bathing right now and even on new years eve, there are come guests wich take a bath. Regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an excellent room, with a large comfy bed, and there was a good view of the sea over the city from the balcony, We enjoyed great food and drink at reasonable prices. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Christine M
Response from ParadordeGibralfaro, Manager at Parador de Malaga GibralfaroResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christine, thjanks a lot for sharing your experience, we hope to see you next year again. regards,

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Mayra M
March 13, 2018|
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Response from DavidCBE | Reviewed this property |
Use the Paradores website. Good capability.
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January 30, 2018|
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Response from MULCASTER2 | Reviewed this property |
Not all rooms have a sea view or in fact a balcony. The sea view will be limited in my opinion as you looking over the harbour, the Cathedral view is however amazing. Very good hotel and the views are good but the service... More
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May 10, 2017|
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Response from ParadordeGibralfaro | Property representative |
Dear Mr No bedding, no pillow, no savannah, no duvet contains feathers, you can rest easy Hopefully with this answer we have clarified your doubts
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"A hotel with beautiful view of the sea, free parking"
Lingang
1 week ago
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"We were in room 401 and had a lift. It was a standard room. Please check the accommodation carefully before..."
Amazonite61
Jul 13, 2018
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"Ask for a superior room"
Pepeuno
Jun 18, 2018
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"Most if not all enjoy the view we described, to some extent."
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Jun 13, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$140 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
SpainAndaluciaProvince of MalagaCosta del SolMalaga
NUMBER OF ROOMS
38
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