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Oregon, Wisconsin
Reviewed 31 July 2016

First off, the hotel is down town Marbella with zero parking available unless you park 2 blocks away in the parking ramp at 20 euro a day. The hotel room is clean and they provide stingy soap and plenty of shampoo. We got a room farthest away from the elevator to avoid the noise and that didn't help one bit....

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

iv just came home from my holiday from el farro iv been here twice now one with the girls on a hen do and then i came with my family such a lovely place perfect location right near the beach but far enough sobits not to much noise we styed in room 412 the room was cleaned every day we...

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northern ireland
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here with friends , we had one room between 3 of us, quite small but adequate ! The room was clean which was main thing we got clean towels every day sheets were changed every few days . Nothing to wash the glasses or dry them ! Housekeeping didn't do them either . The balcony was very small .....

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Durham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Hotel is in a great location... 2 minute walk to the beach, marina and restaurants. There is a lovely patisserie at the bottom of the street too. He staff in the hotel are all lovely, really friendly! The room was basic but really clean and large. The breakfast wasn't bad, toast, cereals, teas and coffees along with fruit, cold meat,...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Having driven from the east side of the peninsula I arrived mid day in Marbella famished and without a room. I quickly hit a Café Luca by the marina and found this budget hotel. There I gladly stayed with a big balcony overlooking the pool one night. The next day is when I decided how much I loved this "Pretty...

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Park City, Utah
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We were beyond disappointed with this hotel. Despite the photos it is NOT remodeled and is in dire need of a major update. For the price it's a complete rip off. I feel it is falsely advertised. DO NOT RECOMMEND unless you pay top $$ for location!

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Solihull
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Near the beach,shops, bars, restaurants. Great location, rather basic and sometimes a little noisy at night but overall good value for money. The staff are very friendly and helpful, you can book a trip to Gibralter at reception 15euros each.

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

From the cleaner to the bar to the reception!! The staff are beyond friendly and helpful!! Big shout out to the Reception - Antonio & Maria Bar - Lucia & Jenifer!! And anyone I forgot x A bit far the main area, Puerto Banus!! Thanks for a great time!!!

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St Albans
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Spent a week here recently with my Wife and Daughter. The Hotel is in a great location, a couple of minutes from the Beach and 5 to the old town. The room was cleaned and towels changed every day. The Reception staff were unbelievably helpful and happy. Will definitely stay here again.

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hertfordshire
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights with 4 girls. Very clean hotel and comfortable beds. Stayed in one bed apartment which had lots of storage a small kitchenette and bath shower toilet bidet. Breakfast was good quality with lots of choice and prosseco. The hotel is in the town but 5 mins to beach and the old town. Staff really friendly...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • 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: $65 - $265 (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
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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.”
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“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.”
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