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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Stayed in a few hotels in Benalmadena... the Balmoral is my favourite.. My first stay at the Balmoral was a few years ago and I'm happy to say, there has been a couple of nice changes. After receiving a warm welcome and a swift 'check in' from the reception staff. My daughter and I were given a key to our...

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Va L, Guest Relations at Hotel Balmoral, responded to this review

Dear capra88 Thank you very much for sharing your feedback with us on Tripadvisor and for your comments on our team. We are delighted to read that you took full advantage of your stay and the facilites of the hotel. We take this opportunity to inform you about our free loyalty card Amigo and its benefits. Earn points and redeem...

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We would highly recommend this hotel especially as we booked it at such a good price. Our room on the 6th floor overlooked the pool and had central heating. The tv had a HDMI socket (so we could connect our laptop and watch films, etc.) and we had free wifi in our room. The room was cleaned, beds made and...

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Va L, Guest Relations at Hotel Balmoral, responded to this review

Dear therussells2015 Thanks for reviewing us on Tripadvisor. We are sure that your positive feedback will help other visitors to choose us and also know the advantages of our location. We hope you can choose us again in a near future whenever your trips bring you back to Costa del Sol. Kind regards Daniel Guest Relations MedPlaya

Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Our fifth visit to this little gem,although we last visited four years ago. Would of been three but Balmoral was closed for refurb. Some of the old staff remembered us and others had retired. All the staff are friendly and work hard to make your visit enjoyable. The bar is very reasonably priced and the restaurant caters for all tastes...

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england
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Just. Sat by the pool waiting to come home and thought we would write our review for this hotel as usual this will be completely honest. Arrived at the hotel could not get in the room till 13.00 hours which meant that we had 4 hours to kill. Room is average size very basic but nice and clean no English...

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Va L, Guest Relations at Hotel Balmoral, responded to this review

Dear joyandkev Thanks for sharing your feedback with us on Tripadvisor. We regret to read that the hotel didn´t meet your expectations, and we would like to take the opportunity to make few comments. The check out time is at 12, midday, so we need at least 1 hour to clean some of the rooms , for our new guests....

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Nice relaxed atmosphere, no rules and regulations like some big hotels, this hotel is very clean and in an ideal location, we had a sea view twin room with a balcony on the 6th floor, room 624, we stayed there 8th to the 13th Feb 2017, the food was very good always a good choice, we had Yorkshire puddings and...

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Va L, Guest Relations at Hotel Balmoral, responded to this review

Dear Bacor Thank you for staying at MedPlaya Balmoral. Our restaurant offers a selections of salads, soups, fish , meat, pasta and rices, traditional dishes and also a dessert area with cakes, homemade desserts and more. We are delighted to read that the services and also our facilities met your expectations, therefore we hope to see you again very soon...

Mayfield, East Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 1 week from 28th Jan u til 4th Feb to celebrate my 50th. Didn't expect hotel to be brilliant as only a 2* but was really surprised by cleanliness of the hotel. Reception was very good and both helpful and efficient. We had arrived early but our room was already prepared so a bonus. Our room was on...

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Hotel is nice enough cleaned every day we were half board and never had a meal there it was full of Spanish pensioners and the hotel obviously caters for there needs not ours the entertainment room upstairs is lovely but once again the entertainment was for the Spanish work going on at the hotel but that was not an issue...

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Va L, Guest Relations at Hotel Balmoral, responded to this review

Dear Sue G Thanks for sharing your experience with us on Tripadvisor. We are glad to read that reception allocate you in a nice room with sea views, we hope you enjoyed it. MedPlaya Balmoral is not catered for an specific nationality, as you can read on Tripadvisors reviews our international guests find the menu to their liking. We want...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went here end of Jan can't complain at all .we were on top floor great view good room cleaned daily,in the restaurant not best food in the world but was well fed every time staff were quite pleasant,the entertainment wasn't great but we went out every night anyway would Defoe go here again and it's in a good location

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Aylsham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Helpful staff. Rooms cleaned daily and towels changed. Beds firm. Rooms adequate, nice deep bath, and hot shower. No charge for WiFi. Spanish TV only. Need to take own tea and coffee in the room. Safe available 3 euros a day. Some times had to wait for lift. Building works on end of hotel, but didn't bother us. Good selection...

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Booked a late winter break with Jet 2. Outgoing flight ok, however the transfer was nothing like the adverts. No "jet2 bus" very few rep on the bus, left up to the driver. After quite a delay at the airport, waiting for six other passengers(which turned out to be non existent) we eventually set off to the hotels. Being last...

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Va L, Guest Relations at Hotel Balmoral, responded to this review

Dear Robert P Thanks for sharing your feedback with us on Tripadvisor and also for your kind comments on our Reception and Entertainment team. However we regret to read that you experienced some issues during your stay. We receive guests from different countries, and we strive to offer our services, menus and shows adapted to all of our guests as...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Balmoral is located in Benalmadena on the Costa del Sol, just 50 metres from the beach and a short distance away from the Port of Benalmadena , which is a fantastic complex of bars, shops and restaurants surrounding the marina . Nearby is also the Paloma Park which is a wonderful green large park ideal for strolling through or relaxing in the lovely climate of the Costa del Sol. The hotel is ideal for both families , friends and couples, and has 210 rooms distributed over 7 floors , with the vast majority of the rooms having excellent views of the Mediterranean sea. The Hotel Balmoral has two swimming pools, one for children and the other for adults. The attractive swimming pool area has sun beds for guests along with tables with umbrellas for relaxing by the pool and enjoying the bar service available. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas of the hotel. The hotel's restaurant offers buffet style dining with a wide range of regional, Spanish and international dishes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Balmoral

Address: Calle Albatros 1, 29630, Benalmadena, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Benalmadena
Price Range: $65 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Balmoral 2*
Number of rooms: 210
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“pool view only good thing”
jonesken11, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a sea view but beware lifts are very small if you get a high floor.”
70eg, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Over the 5th floor there are wonderful views”
dfleet, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Can only comment on our room which had views of the mountains and sea.”
gb1949, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on both sides of the hotel has a view on the sea - I'd choose upper floors.”
cwieckowski, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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