Best places to stay in Malaga

Malaga offers a good choice of accommodation to suit all tastes and pockets. The following selection is based on recommendations from friends and locals. Unless otherwise stated, they all offer free wifi. Prices stated are for a double room in low season. Expect to pay at least a third more in high season, possibly more at Easter and during Malaga Fair in August. Breakfast tends to be expensive and if it isn’t included in the price your best bet is to go to a nearby café or bar. Here’s a selection of the best:

Boutique Hotels in Malaga

If you’re looking for a slightly smaller establishment or a hotel in Malaga that isn’t part of a chain, a boutique hotel could be for you. The following ticks our boxes for service and location plus a few extras such as quirky art or absolute peace and quiet. The best boutique hotels in Malaga below come in a range of prices whether you’re on a budget or happy to spend a little bit more. Please mention Guide to Malaga if you book. 

Budget Options in Malaga

Even if you go for the very best, you don’t have to pay a fortune at hotels in Malaga. However, if you’ve got a tight budget but still want good service and location, we’ve chosen some of the best cheaper options in Malaga. Take a look for the one that suits you and if you book, please mention Guide to Malaga. For more tips on saving money, read our guide to accommodation in Malaga

Family-friendly Stays in Malaga

Several hotels in Malaga offer great family-friendly accommodation with larger rooms and essential extras, especially for younger children. We’ve listed what we think are the best below with a range of locations from city-centre to slightly out of town but right on the beach for extra sand-time. Please mention Guide to Malaga if you book. 

Mid-range Options in Malaga

If you’re looking for a happy medium between budget and high-end, choose one of these hotels in Malaga. They all offer excellent value and good locations (city centre or beach), but without the high price of the most expensive hotels and more extras than those in our budget selection. Please mention Guide to Malaga if you book. 

Splurge Hotels in Malaga

Fancy treating yourself when you visit Malaga? Like to stay at one of the best hotels in Malaga? Check out our selection below – we’ve included the 5* establishments plus a couple of 4* with excellent locations and one very unusual stay. Best of all? You’ll be pleasantly surprised at the prices. Take a look and see for yourself. Please mention Guide to Malaga if you book.

Unusual Stays in Malaga

Maybe you’re looking something a little bit less conventional? Accommodation in not-your-usual-hotel venue? Or perhaps somewhere off the beaten tourist trail? Check out our list of unusual hotels in Malaga below. And if you book, please mention Guide to Malaga. 

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