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Hotel Castillo de Santa Catalina

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Reviewed 23 November 2015

A little tricky to find but well worth it. Wind up a hill and you've a lovely old gentrleman's residence on the site of an old castle with ruins in the patio and great views. I choose this hotel to be a little out of town for peace and quiet, for its parking and history. We unfortunately arrived mcuh later...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 November 2015

We attended a wedding here and it was honestly the best wedding I've ever attended. The location is unreal, the food was unreal. The staff seemed very grumpy though. That was easy to ignore though. If you are getting married in Spain, check this place out! We did not stay over night here so I can't comment on the hotel...

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Castillo38, Receptionist at Hotel Castillo de Santa Catalina, responded to this review

Dear June024, Thank you very much for taking your valuable time to write review on Tripadvisor by submitting your such great impression of our property. It's alway so nice to hear from great and valuable comments like yours.Your recommedndation will definitely encourage us to continue focusing on guest satisfaction at any time in the future. Best Regards from Málaga.

Potomac, MD, USA
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Small, clean, quiet and beautiful hotel. Stunning views all around. Rooms are super large. You definitely need a car to get here, although it's a 10 min. walk to bus/beach. Center of town is a good 30 min walk. Good value for money. Breakfast is above average.

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Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

It is a very high level hotel with original atmosphere! We've spent two days there and we will never forget it! The service was so good and the staff was really nice and professional! The price was really fair and convienient! I recommend it to every one who wants to stay at Malaga for vacation !

Thank Maryiam N
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Everything about this hotel spells magical. The setting is out of an Arabian night's tale, I felt like a princess walking in my castle. Rooms are luxurious with the feel of an old fashioned grand hotel. Views from our suite of the Mediterranean, the mountains and Malaga, were breathtaking. The staff was super helpful and dedicated to making guests comfortable....

Thank NaylaA
San Diego, California
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We attended a wedding here, and while we did not stay here I did get to see some of the gorgeous rooms and would love to book this accommodation for a return trip to Malaga. The hotel is very small, but the building is gorgeous as are the rooms and the views of the sea and Malaga are stunning. It...

2Thank Leigh G
Milan, Italy
Reviewed 4 August 2015

We stay there for one night and we get very nice spacious room with the huge terrace looking on Malaga gulf. Everything was perfect. The only small problem we got was the rumor coming from the basement made by some appliances. But staff was very nice and they've resolved the issue immediately. Good value for money,

Thank IggyMI
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We spent two nights here and the staff were all really friendly and helpful; from the lovely Rocio, to the guy who organised a takeaway for us on the first night when we arrived late and the really nice lady doing the breakfasts, they were all great. Our room was huge and so was the bathroom and the whole place...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2015

We had a magic wedding here at the end of June. This small beautiful hotel is very close to Malaga but is on a hill so the views of the sea and surrounding area are magnificent. The buildings and beautiful gardens have that interesting mix of Spanish and old Arabic which provides a chilled out, historic and romantic setting. Organising...

Thank Turlinator
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 20 July 2015

We stayed here in June since we picked this place for our wedding. The whole experience of the hotel was just wonderful. The place itself is magical. Wonderful view, wonderful flowers, overall..magical place. The service was great and we cannot wait to visit "our" wedding place again! Every bedroom has a different style (8 rooms), and all are beautiful! Check...

Thank Natalia S

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Built in 1932, this listed building preserves much of its historic charm. It has over 3,500m² of public areas, gardens and terraces. Rooms at the Hotel Castillo de Santa Catalina feature a plasma TV, marble or tiled bathrooms, free Wi-Fi, and unique décor. The hotel offers spectacular views over Málaga Bay. The rooms at the Castillo come with individual climate control, a safe and a minibar. Many offer sea views. Free parking is offered on site. The Santa Catalina is situated in the exclusive El Limonar area of Málaga, 250 metres from La Caleta Beach. The Picasso Museum and the city centre are less than 2 km away. The fortress provides a perfect venue for wedding receptions, corporate events and private functions. Castillo de Santa Catalina truly is a fantastic choice for a fairytale wedding! Our dedicated wedding team is on hand to take care of each and every detail to ensure you can relax and enjoy the day of your dreams. For more information, please feel free to call or email us with any questions you may have. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Castillo de Santa Catalina

Address: Calle Ramos Carrion 38, 29016 Malaga, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga
Price Range: $134 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Castillo de Santa Catalina 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room 5 but all looked great and wherever you stay it will be magical”
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