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    Residencia Malaga Backpackers

    Calle Jeronimo Bobadilla N 04, 29003 Malaga, Spain
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good12%
    • Average12%
    • Poor23%
    • Terrible36%
    12 Aug 2016
    “Nasty and shady”
    11 Jan 2017
    “Nightmare after Christmas”
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    129 reviews
    #9 of 37 B&Bs / Inns in Malaga
     
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    Hostal La Casa De Enfrente
    121 reviews
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    Habitacion en Calle Molino
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    1 - 5 of 22 reviews

    Reviewed 11 January 2017

    I was staying at this horrid place for 2 nights only and if it wasn't for the plane, I would have left this dungeon straight away. It was dirty, smelly and was swarming with cockroaches!!!! Avoid the place at all costs!

    Thank Karla P
    Reviewed 10 October 2016

    Bathroom was ok, luckily, because the kitchen en the dormrooms were not so pleasant? Kitchen was very dirty, rooms smelled bad and were very humid. Could be really something cozy if cleaned better! Friendly people at the reception!

    Thank Zelena M
    Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

    Staff was Nice, but the hostel was really shady. Matress was stinky, no airconditioning, bathrooms were ok, but water was cut off for an hour when we arrived, so No shower. It was cheap, but the beds were really smelly so I would not recommend...More

    Thank Joost R
    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    My wife and self spent two nights here (28th and 29th June 2016)and were very disappointed with the shabby service and general run-down atmosphere of the place. Bear in mind that we have spent over 15 years in third world countries (chiefly sub-Saharan Africa) and...More

    Thank Alan M
    Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

    I've been in quite a lot of hostels all around Europe and this is, with no doubt, the worst one: Bad location Bad environment Old furniture Bedding didn't look clean at all The receptionist was really kind, though. He didn't speak fluent spanish, but he...More

    Thank Carlos V
    Hostal Vidamia
    129 reviews
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    Alojamiento Jose Carlos
    17 reviews
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    Hostal La Casa De Enfrente
    121 reviews
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    Habitacion en Calle Molino
    8 reviews
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    • US$22 - US$36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Andalucia >
    • Province of Malaga >
    • Costa del Sol >
    • Malaga
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    Room Tips
    "None nothing"
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    "All dorms are very comfortable, rooms that end in 3 have a bit more space but apart from that they all have..."
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    "For the price I´ve been just sticking to a shared dorm, but for a little extra you can have a lot more space..."
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