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“Very good” 4 of 5 stars
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Hotel Princesa Solar
Ranked #29 of 72 Hotels in Torremolinos
Oslo, Norway
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3 hotel reviews
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“Very good”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

Stayed 4 nights at Princesa Solar, and overall we were very pleased by this hotel.
Wouldnt recommend the breakfast, and the pool is super small. Its also a short walking distance to the beach, but would still recommend the hotel. The staff of the hotel are super friendly and for a short stay this hotel is very good.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled with friends
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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

Me and my husband stayed here for 2 nights in May 2012. The hotel was very clean and staff very friendly. Many things are free like Safe, Gym, WiFi (although it says 5 euros we connected for free!) english tv channels. Although we booked a double room the room turnt out to be a twin. Wish we hadn't booked breakfast though as its nothing like us english love! The pool is very small and when we stayed there were only 32 sun loungers available. At this time of year the hotel seems to be full with mainly spanish couples, and we picked a weekend when there was a spanish zumba convention lol. For couples looking for a cheap clean hotel this is ideal, i wouldn't do bed and breakfast though, save your pennies and head to the beach front for your meals. Although there are plenty of restaurants we found a very lovely english couple 'Nigel & Cheryl's, lovely home cooked food, very generous portions and damb good prices.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2011

We stayed at the Princesa Solar for 2 nights and for a short stay it was fine. On their web site it states that before April 2011 it had different owners and to ignore bad reviews. The approach to the hotel is from a main road and down a walkway which doesn't give a good first impression. We thought the staff were very pleasant and the hotel very clean. However, the rooms are small, not what we would class as 4* and a poor choice at breakfast. Tea and coffee from a vending machine seemed strange! The pool area is very clean and well maintained but small. The hotel was quiet so it wasn't an issue but if the hotel had been full there wouldn't be enough room. We did feel the staff were trying very hard and the service warrants 4* but the hotel itself doesn't. We would stay there again as it is well positioned but only for a short stay. The hotel was cheap though and we felt good value for money. It is difficult to rate as we want to say excellent for the service and average for hotel so we are going for very good but remember it is a small hotel with small pool.

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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limerick ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

My husband and I have just returned from a 12 day stay at the Princesa Solar and we were absolutely thrilled with the service we received. From the time we checked in we were treated so well by all staff. We have been travelling to La carihuela for about 20 years and usually stayed in apartments which we have always been happy with........we would have had our children with us and apartments suited us best. This time the offer from the hotel was fantastic value and so we opted for this. In literally five minutes we were down on the beach with all the restaurants, shops, character and charm of the area which we have grown to love. While we were there we saw that Ricky Martin was in concert in Malaga and decided to go. The receptionist in the Princesa Solar was absolutely amazing in her help to us.......made several phone calls and directed us to the ticket agency; found out our best way to travel to and from the concert, down to location of bus stops in Malaga and taxi prices after the gig. Well done to everyone at Princesa Solar. Keep up the good work. I didn't review the restaurant as we prefer to eat out in local places while on holiday.

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars
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Property: Hotel Princesa Solar
Address: Avenida Carlota Alessandri 94 | La Carihuela, 29620 Torremolinos, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Torremolinos
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#19 Luxury Hotel in Torremolinos
#19 On the Beach Hotel in Torremolinos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Princesa Solar 4*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Kris Princesa Torremolinos
Hotel Princesa Solar Torremolinos, Costa Del Sol, Spain

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