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    Hotel San Cristobal

    Avenida Ramon y Cajal 3, 29601, Marbella, Spain
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 279 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    After reading so many good reviews of this hotel I booked a premier room on the upper floors so that I had a balcony room with views for a short break. My room (510) was spotless and was kept that way, with towels changed every...More

    Thank Mary B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Popped over to Marbella at short notice on Monday and stayed in the Cristóbal. Once again,great value with the Room and especially the Staff who were exceptionally accommodating. Great location with the chilly nights upon us (not far from the bars/restaurants) and when I say...More

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    Response from CristobalParra, Director Comercial at Hotel San CristobalResponded 6 days ago

    Dear guest, Thank you very much for posting about your stay! We hope to see you next year one more time! Warm regards,

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a great 3* hotel. Amazing location, super staff (especial thanks to Pepe for your friendliness), clean rooms and common areas, comfy bed, newly reformed bathroom with powerful shower, coffee making facilities in the room.

    Thank Finlay822
    Response from CristobalParra, Director Comercial at Hotel San CristobalResponded 6 days ago

    Dear guest, Thank you very much for your review. We are happy to hear that you had a great stay at the Hotel. If you come back do not hesitate to contact us to get the best price! Kind regards,

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We used the hotel as a base for our trip - the hotel is basic, clean and set in an ideal location. We were pleasantly surprised by the breakfast apart from the scrambled eggs needed replenishing. Staff were hit and miss - one waitress at...More

    Thank richiemac46
    Response from CristobalParra, Director Comercial at Hotel San CristobalResponded 6 days ago

    Dear guest, We appreciate you took your time to post about your stay! Hope to see you soon again. Kind regards,

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I have stayed at The Hotel San Cristobal many times, It has always been a great experiance. The hotel has had the rooms on the 5th and the 6th floors refubished/modernised, this has been done with thought, class and style. My room on the 5th...More

    Thank Mark H
    Response from CristobalParra, Director Comercial at Hotel San CristobalResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Mark, Thank you very much for posting one more time about your stay! We are glad to hear that you like our new refurbished rooms. We are keeping on reforming the 4th floor now so hopefully in 2 years the Hotel will be completely...More

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    • Marbella
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    November 29, 2017|
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    Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
    If you read my review 'couldn,t fault it' you will see that there is a good resort shuttle bus service from Magala airport. The airport bus office is on the left of the exit doors. Fare about E6 and takes 40 mins to... More
    Mary B
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    Response from Lew W | Reviewed this property |
    One little correction:) This rooms are not mine :) I live in Stuttgart, Germany. And yes the rooms have tea making facility.
    August 25, 2017|
    Response from mrmosh |
    there is a bus that runs to Marbella bus station.Take a taxi from there to hotel.
    Room Tips
    "chose premier rooms - well worth it. Rear rooms are quieter."
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    "Foors 5 and 6, at the back, over looking the old town/La Concha Mountain."
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    "hotel at main road: always traffic + noice from people going to town. The higher the more quiet."
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    "Select the higher priced one on th top most floors. They are teh renovated ones, the lower ones are inteh..."
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