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Hotel El Faro Inn - Marbella

3 star Vacation Rental Marbella

Calle Virgen del Pilar, 11 - Marbella

1-877-662-6988
Price starting from 49.10
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Hotel El Faro Inn is a central 3-star aparthotel in Marbella, located just a few minutes walk from the beach and the promenade. The accommodation is also next to the old town, with its fantastic shopping area, international restaurants, welcoming cafes and bars, prestigious boutiques, parks and other places of interest.

This comfortable 5-story aparthotel in Costa del Sol is ideal for a great beach holiday in Spain, enjoying the beautiful beaches of this charming city in Andalusia. Guests can have a drink and enjoy the sun in the terrace or have a refreshing bath in the outdoor swimming pool. Room service is offered during certain hours.

Amenities at Hotel El Faro Inn also include a bar and wireless Internet access in public areas. Airport shuttle service is provided on request. Guests should note that the hotel does not allow pets, but service dogs are welcome.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 7.5 Good
Based on 47 hotel reviews © 2014 Venere.com

Never ever I will go to this Hotel! The breakfast is a Shame, a scandle

Venere Guest, Switzerland
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Facilities at Hotel El Faro Inn

  • Bar
  • Luggage room
  • Personal newspapers
  • Multilingual staff
  • City tour
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Concierge
  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Room service - limited hour
  • Laundry room
  • Gift shop
  • Internet/Email services
  • TV Lounge
  • Conference room
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Shuttle service
  • Private parking

Know before you go

  • Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Check-in: after 3 PM.

Check-out: before noon.

Policy

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: EUR 10 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel El Faro Inn is also known as

Marbella-El Faro Inn
El Faro
El Faro Hotel Marbella
El Faro Marbella

7.4

Clean

7.7

Location

6.3

Quiet

8.0

Spacious

7.4

Service

Hotel El Faro Inn reviews

8.6 Excellent
  • May 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • GB

I arrived late and was quickely given my room key at the reception. The staff were always courteous and attentive. The hotel is about a 5 minutes walk from the beach and a could see the sea from my balcony. My balcony faced a residential part of the town with lots of clothes on washing lines, etc. The street outside had the bussle of Spanish life which I liked, I stopped at one of the tapas bars which had excellent food at a very reasonable prices and friendly staff. El Faro isn't a top class hotel, but for the price and facilities.... location, pool area, free wire internet, nice spacious clean room with a kitchenette, I would say it was very good.

8.4 Very Good
  • January 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • USA

Hotel was well situated and the staff was great. The rooms were old and the view out the window was not stimulating.

9.6 Outstanding!
  • May 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Argentina

Excelente ubicación, hermoso lugar, nos sentimos en nuestra casa y con libertad absoluta. El lugar ideal, cerca del casco histórico y agradable y buena atención

9.9 Outstanding!
  • April 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • United Kingdom

first class hotel and staff, would definitely stay again, ideal base for marbella area

6.6 Fair
  • September 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • United Kingdom

Well located hotel for short break in Marbella area . Good proximity to old town and a free car park just north of chapel which is quite near hotel .Staff were reassuring about safety of car there .

9.0 Wonderful!
  • May 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • France

Rooms would need to be freshened, a little bit old, but still fine though. Swimming pool is clean and nice Staff is welcoming and charming, always ready to help Breakfast not too good (and have to be taken in an inside close room) but not that important, is it? Great thing is the kitchen and balcony (wit sea view), that was perfect with a 2-y old child for having dinner outside while he was sleeping. 10 min walk from casco antiguo, 3 min walk from the beach and sea promenade, from the central park, 5 min walk from a big supermarket, all facilities around, very central.

8.5 Excellent
  • May 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Sweden

Parking is a disaster in this area and some assistance with parking would have been a good complement to their service. The breakfast is too standardized and some more choises would have been appreciated. Price is excellent for such a central position.

9.3 Wonderful!
  • April 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • United Kingdom

Nice hotel, friendly staff in a great location. Just a few minutes walk to the beach or old town. Also plenty of bars in the surrounding streets. Smallish hotel, away from the hotel holiday complex's. Stayed for a really cheap rate. Breakfast not great but was included in the price. Recommend to stay if you want somewhere a little quieter in a more traditional area of Marbella.

6.7 Fair
  • March 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • United Kingdom

Reception staff were relly nice, friendly and helpful. And the location of the hotel is great. The only problem is its really noisy. And I don't mean noise from outside the hotel, its from inside. Because all th corridors and floors are marble, every noise is amplified,there was doors slamming, men singing in the shower, I could hear everything! Hotel needs sound proofing somehow, then it would be fine. But for the money paid, it was still a good deal.

6.7 Fair
  • March 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

The web pictures showing the parc side of the hotel is far from what it looks like in terms of a green space with trees. One overlooks what could be an abandoned ground construction site. But at least the so-called 'parc' side was quieter compared to the street side. The rooms and linen were generally clean. However, the furniture was fairly used and partly damaged; some replacement would not hurt. The kitchenette was functional for making breakfast. However, the room was lacking a small dining table to permit sitting down for breakfast. Reception staff were generally friendly and helpful. The location is excellent and just few steps from the Paseo Maritimo, parcs, close to the old town, groceries, and of course, bar a tapas. Considering the price per overnight, we were satisfied.

6.7 Fair
  • March 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

The web pictures showing the parc side of the hotel is far from what it looks like in terms of a green space with trees. One overlooks what could be an abandoned ground construction site. But at least the so-called 'parc' side was quieter compared to the street side. The rooms and linen were generally clean. However, the furniture was fairly used and partly damaged; some replacement would not hurt. The kitchenette was functional for making breakfast. However, the room was lacking a small dining table to permit sitting down for breakfast. Reception staff were generally friendly and helpful. The location is excellent and just few steps from the Paseo Maritimo, parcs, close to the old town, groceries, and of course, bar a tapas. Considering the price per overnight, we were satisfied.

5.6 Ordinary
  • March 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • USA

Lack of parking a pain. Concierge/reception man was very good.

7.7 Good
  • November 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Canada

This hotel was walking distance to the sea and to the old town. Banks and supermarkets are close by. The room had an efficiency kitchen that was adequate for our purposes. The nearby restaurants and tapas bars were perfect for us.

9.1 Wonderful!
  • September 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • USA

Upon arrival (Aug, 07), staff was extremely helpful. Hotel decor was nice, clean. air-conditioned room. Hotel was within close proximity of beaches, a small market, restaurants and local bus service. We recommend this hotel and would stay here again.

9.8 Outstanding!
  • August 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • USA

Great location, good deal for the money. Only drawback is the back of the hotel has a view of a big dusty soccer field. Breakfast included is fine too.

8.7 Excellent
  • February 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Spain

good price and quality

6.5 Fair
  • April 2006
  • Venere Guest
  • Heterosexual Couple
  • Sweden

The breakfast was poor and awful. Everything tasted synthetic. "Juice" undrinkable. Even the bread was dull, butter was warm.

8.9 Excellent
  • February 2006
  • Venere Guest
  • Heterosexual Couple
  • Ireland

No car parking in hotel, street car parking very limited, public car park 5 mins - charged per hour, up to 24hrs for € 15.00.

5.4 Ordinary
  • September 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • United Kingdom

Rooms at the front of the hotel are very noisey with general traffic on the road outside plus the constant whining of the pizza delivery bikes racing up the hill

8.1 Very Good
  • July 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple with children
  • Belgium

One problem: the pool was not available at all: it was still "under construction" ! Not very pleasant when the temperature is above 35°C... Furthermore: perfect location, next to the beach and the old towncenter.

7.1 Good
  • July 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Italy

7.1 Good
  • July 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • United Kingdom

9.3 Wonderful!
  • April 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • United Kingdom

7.4 Good
  • August 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Italy

9.6 Outstanding!
  • May 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Spain

5.8 Ordinary
  • April 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • United Kingdom

6.9 Fair
  • February 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Norway

4.9 Ordinary
  • December 2006
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Spain

9.8 Outstanding!
  • October 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Heterosexual Couple
  • Germany

8.9 Excellent
  • October 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Heterosexual Couple
  • United Kingdom

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6.6 Fair
  • March 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Spain

8.1 Very Good
  • May 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Spain

4.5 Ordinary
  • July 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Italy

8.5 Excellent
  • September 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Italy

6.8 Fair
  • August 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Italy

5.2 Ordinary
  • January 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Italy

7.8 Good
  • May 2013
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

5.6 Ordinary
  • August 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

7.9 Good
  • August 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

8.7 Excellent
  • October 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Germany

6.6 Fair
  • June 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Germany

7.8 Good
  • April 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Spain

5.9 Ordinary
  • January 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Argentina

7.0 Good
  • March 2006
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Spain

8.2 Very Good
  • August 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • Italy

8.4 Very Good
  • July 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Canada

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Room Details

Book your family-friendly accommodation at Hotel El Faro Inn, offering 70 guest rooms with climate control and free Wi-Fi. Rooms open onto balconies. Functional in-room kitchenettes equipped with refrigerators and cookware/dishes/utensils allow you to dine in while you travel.

Satellite TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Business travelers visiting the Marbella area will have access to complimentary newspapers and safes. Rooms also include air conditioning.

Every room comes with an ensuite bathroom.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Mini fridge
  • Extra beds
  • Baby cots/cribs available
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Cooking corner
  • Terrace/Balcony

Distances from Hotel El Faro Inn

Marbella Marina - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Fontanilla Beach - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Venus Beach - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Orange Square - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Museo del Grabado - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Bajadilla Beach - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Museo del Bonsai - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Marbella Theatre - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Marina La Bajadilla - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Plaza de Toros Marbella - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Funny Beach - 3 km / 1.8 mi
La Dama de Noche Golf Course - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
El Corte Ingles Shopping Center - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Puerto Banus - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
Santa Clara Golf Course - 6.4 km / 4 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel El Faro Inn is Malaga (AGP) - 40.2 km / 25 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Hotel El Faro Inn

  • Shuttle service
  • Private parking