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Hostal Restaurante El Cruce

El Cruce 1, 29550 Ardales, Spain
+34 952 45 90 12
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good37%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
Feb 26, 2017
“Breakfast Stop On The Caminito Del Rey Excursion”
2 weeks ago
“David Rowe Spain Reviews”
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El Cruce 1, 29550 Ardales, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on entrance to the village, very good staff and good food at great prices. Good for breakfast and lunch. You can't go wrong here.

Thank David R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had lunch with my couple and we were surprised how good is the food and how cheap!!! I recommend it, specially if you want to visit El Chorro - El caminito del rey! The waitress were really friendly.

Thank Nik8475
Reviewed February 26, 2017

Likes: + Plenty of seating + Prompt service + The formula based breakfast is a nice bread roll, a single coffee and some tomato paste for vegetarians (or for those who don't want the two high cholesterol , pork fat based meat offerings. + Nice...More

Thank llyryo
Reviewed October 18, 2016

A good venta that can easily be reached from the Málaga - Campillos highway. We stopped on our way from El Burgo to A-357, which is another option. Decent food and tapas as well as friendly staff.

Thank pjsv
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Stopped off by chance on our way to Caminito Del Rey for breakfast. This is a typical Spanish restaurant with several televisions blaring at the same time.Service was very quick and efficient, breakfast consisted of coffee and toast with usual toppings. Well worth a visit...More

Thank jim k k
Reviewed April 16, 2016

My friends and I stayed here for night while on a motorcycle tour. It felt very authentic and we loved the atmosphere. The rooms were very good albeit simple. I don't think anyone spoke english which to me just added to the fun and feeling...More

Thank JourneymanYork
Reviewed February 19, 2016

We stopped here for breakfast & lunch on our coach trip to Caminito Del Ray. The breakfast was just a cup of coffee with a warm roll with two bowls of dripping fat & some olive oil to spread on the roll, which made it...More

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed July 23, 2015

Great value hostel, ideal for the nearby lakes. Ardales is a great little town with friendly people and good bars/restaurants. Good clean en suite room with good breakfast but not the room I reserved online. I think another brit turned up before me and blagged...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here as we were visiting El Caminito Del Rey. The room was very clean, the view from the balcony was amazing. The owners son was friendly and very helpful. Thank you

Thank Stuart W
Reviewed September 1, 2013

On the motorway Campillos to Malaga on your right hand side there is a little village Ardales. Take the exit and almost at the end is El Cruce Restaurant and Hotel. Nicely located, easy to find, with ample parking facility. Friendly owner Miguel with staff...More

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Breakfast, Lunch
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Kids, Families with children
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  • Address: El Cruce 1, 29550 Ardales, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Ardales
  • Phone Number: +34 952 45 90 12
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