With commanding views of the Mediterranean Ocean, the Parador Gibralfaro Hotel in Malaga is also located just out of the city next to the Gibralfaro Castle, and is the perfect spot to enjoy lazy days by the pool or in the hotel bar. Peace and tranquility is assured as the hotel sits at the end of the cul de sac with little traffic.
In keeping with its ancient surroundings the hotel is constructed of stone to maintain a link with the Alcazaba and old city walls, but borrows from modern architectural styles with large windows in all public spaces. A large swimming pool with excellent views is located on the roof of the Parador Gibralfaro. Landscaped gardens complete the hotel premises, and guests can also make use of the tennis and golf facilities at the Malaga Parador Golf is desired.
As one would expect, all rooms in the Parador Gibralfaro are tastefully decorated in a modern style, the intention being to combine comfort and traditional Andalusian floor tiles. Each room features large beds, free Internet, satellite TV, a safe, and is large enough to spread out without tripping over your luggage.
The hotel restaurant offers indoor and terraced dining, with a selection of tapas or a la carte dishes off the menu. The Parador chain of hotels take pride in preserving traditional local recipes, and the Parador Gibralfaro is no different, with monkfish soup and locally caught fried or grilled fish a specialty.
For visitors planning to spend a few days in Malaga, and why wouldn’t you, after all the city is the second largest in Andalucia with all the trappings of a large city, make sure to visit the Alcazaba in Malaga, the Plaza de Toros, the Picasso Museum, or spend a day at Nerja enjoying the Nerja caves and lunch at the Balcon de Europa.
|38 Rooms||Disabled Access||Swimming Pool||Wi-Fi Internet|
|Soundproof Rooms||Elevator||Room Service||Laundry/Dry Cleaning|
|Air Conditioning||Central Heating||Restaurant||Bar|