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DERBY
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Stayed there for 7 days b+b in September, the room had everything you need, big double bed a/c small kitchen fridge and balcony, we where on the roadside of the hotel which was a bit noisy at night. The breakfast was very good even cava on ice was there. The location is good near the beach not far to the...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The staff here are probably the most helpful we've ever encountered on a family holiday. We turned up on the Saturday to be informed that our holiday company had gone bust and that the room had been cancelled by the agent. However Maria and Lars and the rest of the team were wonderful, very supportive and extremely sympathetic. They found...

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2Thank 23MickO
Reviewed 6 September 2016

this is the second time i have stayed in the El Faro and i have to say its a really good hotel, the rooms are big which means you have room for all your things and the air con is great from when you went to cool down from a day from the sun, you have your own small kitchen...

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london
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The location is superb . Very close to beach and walking distance to Orange square, 15 Min taxi drive to PB. I haven't come across such lovely pleasant polite staff in a hotel in a long while. They were very accommodating as we booked separate rooms and were on different floor so they put us in rooms close by. When...

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

First of all, I have to really underline the incredible staff working in the hotel. I've been to many hotels, but I've never had such a great service. Always smiling! Always ready to help you! No exceptions! Absolutely fantastic, five star service. The room was nice and clean, with a very good air conditioning. The locations is perfect, 3 minutes...

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Brighton
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great location, nice and clean. Had fridge and tea and coffee facilities. Nice size room. Great value for money. I will return there. Reception staff very helpful and you also get a complimentary drink

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The hotel is good enough for a short break but the amenities are not really adequate for a longer break ie one /two weeks in my opinion , it is in an excellent location the beach is a 2 min walk away and the same to restaurants and bars . Rooms ok aircon ok breakfast is average , but staff...

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1Thank 638jamie_k
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel is perfect if you just want a nice little hotel with no fancy extras. It's not going to blow you away but it's far from terrible. Stayed here with my sister for 2 night at the end of July, we had room 114 as we got upgraded to a suite and it was lovely. The air con worked...

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Thank Larry2708
Wales
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Stayed for a week in July 2016. Arrived 3 hours before stated check-in but it was not a problem, room allocated within 5 minutes along with a free drink voucher from the bar. The staff are very friendly and informative. The rooms, although basic, were very clean and turned down every day. The pool area was very small and had...

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Stockholm
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Very great hotel near the beach, dont let the 3 stars scare you.. i had 4 star hotell before that and changed. The best thing i did. Hotel is near the beach, taxistation, bus station, town..you dont have to go far. The staff is very helpful and will help you around the clock. They speak good english and you always...

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about El Faro

Address: Calle Virgen del Pilar 11, 29670, Marbella, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Marbella
Price Range: $63 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Faro 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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El Faro Hotel Marbella
El Faro Marbella
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#21 On the Beach Hotel in Marbella
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“All good, I take ear plugs on every holiday, to be safe.”
 of 5 bubbles 866jenniferp, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“keep away from room 106”
 of 5 bubbles dieselbloke, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want a quieter room ask for one over looking the swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles DerbyBenny, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The view of street or back of hotel of pool and a school. Neither side scenic but quite even on road side.”
 of 5 bubbles ladybyrd1, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The studios is great to make youre on food”
 of 5 bubbles johanezzz, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
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