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Iberostar Malaga Playa

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Malaysia
Reviewed August 26, 2013

I recently vacationed in this hotel with my husband and 2 children aged 11 and 8 and another family. Whilst the hotel in itself is quite nice with a pleasant architecture, the service however leaves a lot to be desired. The lady at the front desk was most unpleasant not once but throughout the whole stay and the same could...

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IberostarHoteles, Online Reputation Manager at Iberostar Malaga Playa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for selecting our IBEROSTAR Malaga Playa hotel for your summer family holidays and for the time and effort you spent to share your impressions on your stay because this helps us know where we can still improve in our daily work to offer great holidays to all our guests. We took good note of your comments...

Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 22, 2013

Fantastic hotel. Great location right on the beach. Perfect for families, singles and couples. Huge pool. Lovely rooms. Fantastic food. Great facilities. Super entertainment every day. Glad we went all inclusive - top notch in every way.

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Macon, Georgia
Reviewed August 5, 2013

we got a last minute deal. the food was awesome, service fast. room was small but totally functional. our air cond. quit working and was fixed in a matter of minutes after calling the front. I think we gained 10 pounds each! pool was super clean and staff was very friendly and helpful.

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Slovakia
Reviewed July 26, 2013

I just wonna thanks for everything. It was the best holiday ever. Great food, nice room and the garden in the hotel was amazing. Big pool and of course a lot of sunbeds and sununbrellas. The hotel is next to the sea and also next to the promenade. Just 10km is small city Nerja where you can go during evenings...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 25, 2013

I chose this hotel from a short list of 4 from Jet2 holidays. My family (myself, hubby and two kids, 6 and 3) have never done an all-inclusive, package holiday before; me being a bit of a holiday snob, enjoying a family villa in the Canary Islands most years, and cruises (including Disney Cruises) and a lover of Australia, I...

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wales
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Recently spend long weekend with 3 other 40 yr old women. Lovely hotel excellent AI price when booked in Jan with its early bird offers directly with hotel web site. Side sea view twins v comfortable , fridge in room. Good quality food. Shows better than average and a v impressive adult exercise day programme . 45 min class 3-4...

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed July 19, 2013

My family and I stayed at the hotel for 15 days and left hotel on July the 18-th (2-bedroom apartment # 2212). We had a vacation with our 2 children (less than 2-year and 7-year daughters) + mother-in-law. In general we were expressed by the hotel overlooking, location etc. We travel a lot around the world, have been visited and...

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IberostarHoteles, Online Reputation Manager at Iberostar Malaga Playa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all we would like to thank you for your preference by selecting our IBEROSTAR Málaga Playa hotel for your family holidays as well as for taking the time to write a review on your stay so we are able to know where we can still improve in our daily work to guarantee top quality services to...

Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 17, 2013

Just returned from 12 days at Iberostar Malaga Playa. What a beautiful hotel and supurb staff. The food was fantastic with a very good selection of dishes at all times. The dinner theme nights were excellent. The cleanliness of the rooms were great. Silvia was our cleaner so friendly and happy all the time. Manu on the Animation team was...

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IberostarHoteles, Online Reputation Manager at Iberostar Malaga Playa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all we would like to thank you for selecting our IBEROSTAR Málaga Playa for your holidays as well as for taking the time to share your recent experience among us. We are very happy to see that you appreciated what for us in IBEROSTAR are the basics for a successful holiday; varied and high quality gastronomy...

Reviewed July 15, 2013

Went to Costa del Sol for a holiday - travelling two adults and two children. We were met at the recpeption with a welcome drink - and after a quick a sign in procedure with lots of service we were escorted to our rooms and the luguage was brought to us. Rooms are spacious with a excelent doubble bed i...

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Sandbach, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 14, 2013

The Iberosrar Malaga Playa is simply and excellent. Starting with the most important part the beds were really comfy and with excellent blackout curtains we all slept really well. Now the food wow amazing, quality, quantity , range, variety, temperature all perfect. We stayed all inclusive and it was a great choice, drinks bail able all day included local beer,...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
PLEASE NOTE: The IBEROSTAR Málaga Playa hotel will re-open next April after a major refurbishment which is being carried out mainly to upgrade the rooms and the buffet restaurant. It will also have a new water park for children where the little ones will be able to thoroughly enjoy themselves without needing to leave the hotel. The recently refurbished IBEROSTAR Málaga Playa beach hotel is an expert at creating the best conditions to make you happy during your days of rest. The warmth of the rooms, the fun atmosphere of the entertainment activities, the pools for families, the cosy feeling of its restaurants... and, as you would expect, the best temperature in all of Europe. Discover 7 more reasons why you should choose this hotel on the Costa del Sol for your holidays. Distinctive rooms for distinctive travellers. From the most romantic Suites to enjoy a couples getaway to apartments with a kitchen. And, of course, the best views of the sea or the hotel gardens make for the best backdrop when waking up in Malaga. And recently refurbished! A few steps from the beach. The IBEROSTAR Málaga Playa enjoys direct access to over a kilometre of beach at Playa Ferrara. So you can lie down on your sun lounger and bathe in the sun's rays while sensing the Mediterranean breeze on your skin. Flavours of the world.At this hotel for children on the Costa del Sol, you not only have the best local cuisine, but you can also travel the world every evening with the themed dinners. In addition, there's a surprise for those with a sweet tooth: the wonderful desserts buffet. It’s impossible to resist the temptation of something sweet! Totally refreshing. The huge pool at this hotel in Malaga Playa will entice the whole family in for a dip. The kids can pretend to be sharks while the grownups take advantage to swim a few lengths. There's also a pool with never-ending slides so that your kids can make a splash, and another indoor pool with views of the outdoors, and a special baby pool. Non-stop activities. In the evening, the little ones can't wait for Starky and Stella to arrive at the minidisco. During the day, your kids will never get bored at the Miniclub. They will play in the pool, dress up or do handcrafts. And for you? Magic shows, dance performances, live music, and much more. Enviable temperatures. The best climate in Europe is here! The average of 18º C throughout the year and the mild summers make Torrox the best place to spend your holidays. In fact, you are likely to come across inhabitants that are proud to boast about the kind of climate they enjoy. The charm of Torrox. You can't leave without being captivated by the pristine white of its houses. A stroll around its stairways and precipitous streets will invite you to disconnect and spend the afternoon trying tapas in Constitution square, or to enjoy a few laughs with your loved ones. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Iberostar Malaga Playa

Address: Ferrara s/n, 29793, Torrox, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Torrox
Price Range: $121 - $289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Iberostar Malaga Playa 4*
Number of rooms: 413
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Also Known As:
Iberostar Malaga Playa Hotel Torrox
Riu Ferrara Hotel
Riu Ferrara Torrox
Iberostar Malaga Playa Torrox, Spain - Costa Del Sol
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“Middle House towards the See. Then you also have a vue over the pool area.”
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“Upper room overlooking the terrace”
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