El Faro Marbella

Calle Virgen del Pilar, 11Marbella29602Spain
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About El Faro Marbella

Situated near Marbella Beach, El Faro Inn offers studio and apartment accommodation to holidaymakers.

There are 70 air-conditioned, heated units, all with balcony, lounge area, satellite TV, a kitchenette and free Wi-Fi. Safes may be rented. Daily maid service and room service is offered.

There is a 24-hour reception and a tour desk. Ticketing, car hire, luggage storage and fax/photocopying services are available. There is a lift, a lounge/TV area, a shuttle bus, laundry service, self serve laundry and gift shop. The hotel has an outdoor pool and sun terrace. There is free Wi-Fi and free parking.

Self catering facilities are provided in the apartments. There is a lounge/bar and various vending machines selling drinks and snacks. There are numerous local eating options as well.

Points of interest close to El Faro Inn include, apart from the beach and local bars and restaurants, Los Naranjos Square and the Avenida del Mar. Marbella Bus Station is nearby.


Calle Virgen del Pilar, 11, Marbella, 29602, Spain
Telephone: +34(952)774230 | Fax: +34(952)861882 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • WiFi in rooms

For children

  • Child / Baby crib

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Friendly and helpful staff.

The staff at the El Faro Inn is described as friendly, helpful and obliging, with a customer service ethic to make guests as comfortable as possible.

Good location.

The location is a very popular feature of this hotel, because it is close to the beach and the bus station and there are plenty of interesting shops, bars and restaurants nearby.

Spacious rooms.

The rooms are spacious and well equipped. The temperature controlled units each have a balcony to enjoy the views.

Negative Reviews

No facilities for Checked-out guests.

When guests Check-out of their room at the appointed time, it can be a problem when there is a long period to wait for their flight. Many hotels keep a spare room and bathroom for the use of Checked-out guests, but this hotel has no such facility. Guests

Terrible first aid.

Although the staff has been described as good and friendly, the El Faro seems poorly equipped for emergencies. There have been several recent incidents of guests not getting proper first aid when injured here. Also, a guest was bleeding and in need of sti

Renovations needed.

It has been mentioned that the first, second and third floors are in need of renovations on priority as they have become tired and dated looking with lots of broken tiles needing repairs.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1083 reviews across the web
7.7 /10
  • Expedia
    7.8 /10
  • Hotels.com
    8.0 /10
  • Catch it
    6.7 /10
  • ebookers.com
    8.0 /10
  • Zoover
    7.0 /10
  • Other Sources
    7.7 /10
7.7 out of 10 based on 1083 reviews