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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

A group of 8 of us stayed here from 14-17th May 2015. Nice little Hotel in a nice location. We got a really good price on this hotel so was pleasantly surprised 😊 We received a wee complementary lager from the bar when arrived which was nice. Great location, 2 minutes from the beach and at night 2 mins from...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Me and my sister had a brilliant stay here last August. Our room was very comfortable and clean. At breakfast there was a huge selection to choose from to suit everyone. The only downside was the swimming pool was rather small but this was no problem as the beach was only a 5 minute walk away. The location is perfect...

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Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

Great location, super service, good breakfast, 2 min walk to beach, restaurants, etc... Only thing we could complain about is that has fairly thin walls, we could hear people come home from the bars late at night. Overall a great experience

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Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 5nights (our party took up 4 rooms. Rooms are dated but huge and fine for what you need them for. Beds aren't overly comfortable and kitchen is a bit pointless other then the fridge which was nice for keeping water cold. Housekeeping didn't come every day but that didn't bother us, if it it something that...

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1Thank Cjeff16
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Stayed here recently as party of hens. Had a room for 3 people on the second floor overlooking the street. Room very clean and perfectly adequate for a stay of 4 nights, although air con a bit tricky to sort out. Staff friendly and helpful allowing us to keep our cases in the hotel after our checkout at 12 for...

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mayo, ireland
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We arrived at Hotel late evening, check in was prompt , we were given token to collect a welcome drink at the small bar which was very welcome. We headed up to the room on the 5th floor, pleasantly surprised. There was two single beds and a fold out sofa. Large tv. and a safe and air con. There was...

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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed here last week with a hen party. Really pleased with the accommodation. The hotel was about 35 minutes from Malaga airport, check in was very easy, we checked in early but that wasn't a problem. Room was quite basic but very clean and a decent size. The breakfast was very good, it is continental but there was bacon and...

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2Thank joanneclaire86
Reviewed 9 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel with a party of 18 girls for four nights and couldn't of been happier!! The service was excellent, the staff were lovely, the hotel was spotless, new towels every day, 4 of the 6 rooms we booked were upgraded, the cocktails were yuuuuum! And the location was spot on! Would definitely book again!

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5Thank Re10a
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

A group of 10 of us stayed here recently and after a few teething problems checking in, we found it to be a lovely stay. Rooms spacious and clean, also comfortable, breakfast was lovely and plenty of choice and very close to bars and restaurants. Pool area was OK, but chose beach with it being so close by.

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North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 25 April 2015

Excellent location with cafes and restaurants close by, beach promenade 2min walk, old town 5min walk, close to local bus routes but on a quiet but safe side street. Clean rooms and friendly staff. Definitely a good choice and a better quality three star.

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • 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: $76 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Faro 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
El Faro Hotel Marbella
El Faro Marbella
Hotel Style:
#21 On the Beach Hotel in Marbella
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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  • Overloaded plug
  • Rusty toilet roll holder
  • Bed complete with faded bed covers
  • Damaged bath
  • Ill fitting door
  • Disgusting shower head
  • Fuse box
 of 5 bubbles Snozzo, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try a room overlooking the pool for a quieter night, and higher floor for a better view”
  • For 3 adults - the roll away wasn't very comfortable - prob best to spring for 4 person room
  • Table with 2 chairs and area towards kitchenette
  • Kitchenette - Fridge/freezer, sink and hob - plates, cups, pots, utensils provided
  • Room overlooked street, apartments, sea to the left and mountain to the right
  • Sliding doors towards balcony
 of 5 bubbles ChristinaTN, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“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
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