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Reviewed 7 September 2013

My girlfriend and I spent 5 nights at Villa Alicia in August 2013. The guesthouse has a great independent feel, with a quirky reception area. We stayed in two different rooms, one with a shared bathroom and one en-suite. Both rooms were great and were decorated in a Spanish style with a modern-unique twist. The shared bathroom was every clean... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 7 August 2013

We had a great stay at the Villa Alicia Guest House. First thing we noticed was the nice smell of jasmine flowers. Our room was comfortable, light, clean and cosy. Breakfasts in the morning were great: outside on the terrace, good coffee, fresh tomato rasp, cheese, olive oil. We were also given great advice on what to do and see... More 

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Marbella, Andalucia, Spain
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Reviewed 29 June 2013

This is the second time we've visited this charming villa 20 minutes walk from the centre of Málaga. The rooms are comfortable well cleaned. We have travelled extensively in Andalucia and really enjoy the laid back vibe of this cool little guest house. We'll be back soon.

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Reviewed 18 April 2013

My husband and I are in Spain for 5 weeks and we have mostly been travelling by bus but we decided for one week when we were in the Malaga, Costa del Sol and Ronda area we would hire a car. When I was booking our accommodations in Malaga, I asked particularly about what parking would be available at the... More 

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VILLALICIA, Gerente at Villa Alicia Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Madam: We are sorry for your disappointment with our hostel. Answering I will not change that but I will try to clarify certain misunderstandings. About your dificulties to find our hostel, you made your reservation directly with our website so you had available both explanations, one to drive to the hostel and you ahve also a location map. Plaza... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 18 March 2013

The hotel is located just 10/15 minutes from city center in a quiet residential area. The girls at reception are very nice and helpful, they gave us good advices how to visit the city and where to eat (for example the Pedregalejo, the perfect place to have good fish in Malaga). Once we arrived we were proposed a room upgrade... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 February 2013

We stayed in the room with a terrace and would recommend to couples who want to sit in peace and watch the sunset. The guest-house is tastefully decorated and very clean. Staff are friendly but some do not speak English. There are a fair few steps to climb so not idea for those with mobility problems. In terms of location... More 

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Manchester, England
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Reviewed 10 January 2013

Villa Alicia is a lovely funky guesthouse. Its about a 10 min walk downhill from the historical centre in Malaga so the location is great. The staff are really lovely and helpful with really good English. As the building is old with high ceilings, you might need ear plugs if sensitive to noise as the sound travels in the building.... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 December 2012

Great stay, very good value for price. Within a nice walking distance from the centre of Malaga to see all the historic attractions, but away from the huzz and buzz, so we did get lovely nights of sleep. The house is beautiful and the rooms simple but nicely decorated, will well you need, a cosy and clean bed,a chair and... More 

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Porvoo, Finland
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Reviewed 17 December 2012

We spent two lovely weeks in Villa Alicia Nov.-Dec.2012. It is a privilidge to be able to enjoy the atmosphere of the past times in that old town villa. It is a great cultural achievement what the owner does in order to maintain this valuable old building. The street and the whole neighbourhood offered many other old villas us to... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 30 November 2012

I stayed at Villa Alicia with a friend for about one and a half weeks. The location is great, the neighborhood is quiet and it's close to the center. And it's only a two minute walk up the hill from the house to the city border and to the forest. The house and rooms are just beautiful. This is the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Alicia Guest House is located in a quiet area of Malaga city, within walking distance from its historical centre.The building itself is a good example of what once were the typical houses of the high bourgeoisie of the city in the early 1900s.When converting the house to a hostel, we have tried to maintain its original charm and style respecting its old features as much as possible: great wooden windows, high ceilings, spectacular geometric tiled floors, etc. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Alicia Guest House

Address: Calle Conde de Urena 12, 29012 Malaga, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Malaga
Price Range: €35 - €57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Villa Alicia Guest House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Book a room with a private bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles , 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with window facing the back yard for good rest and quiet nights.”
  • The view from the breakfast terrace
  • Romantic atmosphere
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“To the backside”
 of 5 bubbles MadeleineCopenhagen, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“rooms with terraces are worth paying that little bit extra for- extra special”
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“The rooms at the top of the house, 11 and 12 have small terraces. It was pleasant to rest there each afternoon.”
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