Malaga, a vibrant fishing port with magnificent beaches and lively Tapas bars, is a delight to explore. The local vibe, the historic heritage, the natural beauty as well as the delicious cuisine featuring fresh seafood win the hearts of travellers. Moreover, since Malaga boasts of being the hometown to the legendary Pablo Picasso, the art scene here is quite remarkable as well. Thus, it is not surprising to note that the seaside town is frequented by tourists from all over the world in search of a relaxing holiday.
Although, Malaga is more of a tourist town, a number of budget accommodation options are available in this lovely town that ensure you don’t have to end up spending a fortune for a night on the town. Here are our top five picks.
- Villa Alicia Guest House, Calle Conde de Urena
Located close to the University of Malaga, this charming Andalusian establishment offers the best of Spanish hospitality. The warm and cosy rooms are equipped with modern amenities. The hotel is just a short distance from the beach with its rooftop cafes and bars. One night here will cost you about 20 Euros.
- Hostal La Paloma, Calle Barcenillas
Located in close proximity to the Picasso Museum as well as the beach, this charming little establishment will win you over with its simplicity. You will have access to a shared kitchen as well. Costs per night are around 13 Euros.
- Feel Hostels Soho Málaga, Calle Vendeja
Located at the centre of Malaga, just a short distance from the railway station and the Picasso Museum, this is a great place to start exploring the city. Female and mixed dormitories are available with bunk beds. Costs are 18 Euros a night.
- Hotel Solymar, Calle Calle Ferraz
Located a short distance away from the Malaga beach and picturesque esplanades, Hotel SOlymar gives you access to some of the city’s busiest shopping areas. One night at this two-star property will cost you about 23 Euros.
- Hotel Domus, Calle de Juan Valera
Hotel Domus, located close to the Malaga Beach is great for experiencing Malaga’s nightlife. Moreover, it is just a few minutes bus ride away from the city centre with its Picasso Museum and Roman Citadel. A golf course is also located just three kilometres away. One night here will cost you 25 Euros.
A number of cheap conveyance options are also available for reaching your budget accommodation. Professional Malaga airport transfers are highly recommended due to the reliability of their services and competitive prices. You may also want to book a cheap rental car for getting around during your stay at Malaga. We are sure that you will have a lovely time here.