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Overview of Hotel El Faro Marbella

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
32-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels
Full-sized fridge, microwave, hob, toaster

Hotel El Faro Marbella

3 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Outdoor Space
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Professionally cleaned
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in

Explore the area

    Popular LocationMarbella Marina4 min walk
    Popular LocationFuente Virgen del Rocio7 min walk
    Popular LocationPlaya del Faro7 min walk
    AirportMalaga (AGP)40 min drive

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Superior Apartment, Kitchenette

  • 538 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Beds

Standard Apartment, Kitchenette

4.3/5 guest room rating
  • 377 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Beds

Standard Studio, Kitchenette

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 377 sq ft
  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

Superior Studio, 1 Double or 2 Single Beds, Kitchenette

No guest room rating
  • 323 sq ft
  • Studio
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds

About this area


Located in Marbella, Hotel El Faro Marbella is in the city centre and near the beach. Marbella Marina and Puerto Banus Marina are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Venus Beach and Puerto Banus Beach. Selwo Adventure Park and El Pinillo Beach are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with nearby waterskiing, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails. Guests appreciate the property's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Marbella Marina - 4 min walk
  • Venus Beach - 5 min walk
  • Fuente Virgen del Rocio - 7 min walk
  • Playa del Faro - 7 min walk
  • Plaza de los Naranjos - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Fuengirola Boliches Station - 23 min drive
  • Malaga (AGP) - 42 min drive


  • El Castillo Del Gourmet - 4 min walk
  • Da Bruno sul Mare - 4 min walk
  • Alevante Marbella - 4 min walk
  • Hacienda Patagonica - 4 min walk
  • La Lonja - 5 min walk

About this property

Hotel El Faro Marbella

3-star Marbella aparthotel in Marbella City Centre, walk to Marbella Old Town
This smoke-free aparthotel features an outdoor pool, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, conference space and concierge services. Each apartment boasts a deep soaking tub and offers free WiFi and a kitchenette. For a bit of entertainment, a flat-screen TV comes with digital channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences, such as a fridge and a microwave.
Hotel El Faro Marbella offers 70 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodation at this 3-star aparthotel has kitchenettes with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a deep soaking bath.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. 32-inch Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the aparthotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Property is professionally cleaned
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Tourism Certified (Spain)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) and Intertek Cristal (third-party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Near the beach


  • Outdoor pool


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Self parking on site (EUR 10 per day)
  • Airport shuttle available
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • On-site car hire


  • Fridge (full size)
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Griddle
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–11:00 AM: EUR 7.50 for adults and EUR 7.50 for children
  • 1 bar
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service available


  • Bed sheets provided


  • Bath or shower
  • Deep-soaking bath
  • Towels provided
  • Hairdryer


  • 32-inch flat-screen TV with digital service
  • TV in a common area

Outdoor areas

  • Balcony
  • Picnic area

Work spaces

  • Conference space

Climate control

  • Air conditioning


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Lift
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible (with limits)
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Multilingual staff
  • Luggage storage
  • Free newspapers (reception)
  • 24-hour front desk

Location highlights

  • In the city centre

Things to do

  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Bike rentals nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Safety features

  • Smoke detector


  • 70 rooms
  • 5 floors
  • 1 building

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Check-in from 3 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: EUR 7.50 for adults and EUR 7.50 for children (approximately)
  • 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.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

El Faro Inn Hotel
El Faro Marbella
Hotel El Faro Inn
Hotel El Faro Inn Marbella
Hotel El Faro Marbella
Hotel El Faro Marbella Inn
El Faro Marbella Marbella
Hotel El Faro Marbella Marbella
Hotel El Faro Marbella Aparthotel
Hotel El Faro Marbella Aparthotel Marbella

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel El Faro Marbella and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel El Faro Marbella offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel El Faro Marbella cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Hotel El Faro Marbella have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Hotel El Faro Marbella pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Hotel El Faro Marbella?
Self-parking is available for EUR 10 per day.
What time is check-in at Hotel El Faro Marbella?
Check-in is from 3 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at Hotel El Faro Marbella?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is Hotel El Faro Marbella located?
Located in Marbella City Centre, this aparthotel is within a 5-minute walk of Marbella Marina and Venus Beach. Marbella Old Town and Orange Square are also within 10 minutes.

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 118 out of 421 reviews
5 - Excellent 28%
Rating 4 - Good. 190 out of 421 reviews
4 - Good 45%
Rating 3 - Okay. 86 out of 421 reviews
3 - Okay 20%
Rating 2 - Poor. 17 out of 421 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 10 out of 421 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with group
Stayed 3 nights in May 2020

2/5 Poor

Stayed 5 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Great for a short stay
Nice hotel in a great location. A little noisy so ear plugs essential. Have stayed in El Faro before and will stay there again. Perfect for 2 to 3 nights.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Love it
The hotel is great and provides basic things like saucepan, frying pan, kettle, etc. The double beds are much comfier than 2 singles put together and the rooms are soundproofed from the road below. The staff are lovely and the location is fantastic for the puerto deportivo. We love it here
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good apartement hotel... has functionimg kitchen. 5 minutes to the beach. Reasonable price. Small bathroom and uncomfortable hairdryer position
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

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