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Hotel California

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#16 of 90 Hotels in Malaga
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

Loved the old- style breakfast with no buffet and fresh orange juice. Friendly staff, lovely beds. Walking distance to city-center. Close to the beach and lovely sea-view from terrace. Would recommend if you look for small, cosy personal hotel with no flashy details

Thank Aina H
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Quant little hotel near the beach about fifteen minutes walk along front to centre. If you want precooked scrambled eggs for breakfast this is not for you. You get lovely fruit and roles and cake , mother in laws recipe. No bar but super market close by. Roof terrace with a view of the beach and kite surfers with glass...

Thank doncarlos_9
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I would recommand this place. We had a really nice time there. Nice and clean room. Beautiful terrasse with view on the sea. The location is perfect, walkable distance from everything in Malaga. We appreciated our stay!

Thank Laurence P
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Only had an overnight and half day in Malaga, but this hotel was quite nice and perfectly located to make the most of it. Very near restaurants and the beach. Extra friendly service that exceeds expectations.

Thank Darrin B
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Almost everything was great at California, but the breakfast on the terrace deserves first place. It's not a Swedish buffet (the staff brings you the food), but there was so much food that we had to ask for less! We are still missing the daily jamon and goat cheese... Other than that, the beds were comfy, the city center was...

Thank Ioana_CS
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Great hotel, with a tasteful decor, Art Deco. Friendly staff. Great location. I would have changed the way you get breakfast, it's brought to your table anything you want,....like buffet style/continental breakfast. The hotel is perfectly located if you like going to the beach. Plenty of bars and cafes in walking distance.

Thank Carolinev1574
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We had booked a standard room for our first night in Spain but upon late evening check in we asked to upgrade to superior. We got a lovely room with a balcony and cute design. The bathroom and bathtub was spacious and light. The receptionists we met were all wonderful. Breakfast was superb. We ate outside by all the beautiful...

Thank heartonasleeve
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We had 3 well sized and comfortable rooms, individually styled, one with balcony. If you want to avoid generic hotels and go for something distinct - this would be ideal for you. The breakfast was superb - served to your table. The staff were friendly, keen to help and personal. Malaga centre is a short walk away. Super hotel -...

Thank deccles2016
Villanueva De Algaidas, Spain
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We only stayed one night as we were going to a Jazz concert just 200m up the road. We had a room on the top floor at the rear which had a very small window overlooking the adjacent properties which was ok. Unfortunately they were doing road works of some sort somewhere in the street (on a Sunday night!) the...

Thank John C
Porvoo, Finland
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Didnt like this hotel at all. Not a good hotel. Dark, not modern... Staff unfriendly and rude.. Is quite near beach but rooms not so nice.. Malaga has better hotels. I would not recommend this hotel for anyone. Only for one night maybe.

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Address: Paseo Sancha 17, 29016 Malaga, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga
Price Range: $84 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel California 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
California Hotel málaga
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Malaga
#6 Best Value Hotel in Malaga
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“We were on the 3rd floor at the front with sea view - Room 304”
 of 5 bubbles Lorraine2608, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Higher floor”
 of 5 bubbles doncarlos_9, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms at the rear would be less noisy away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles johncR1555NF, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“They were very accommodating of my request for a quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles KStuart00, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have a private balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 18helip, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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