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Birmingham, UK
Reviewed 20 June 2013

This hotel was totally a good find. Was drawn to it by the photos firstly. To say we found a jewel would be an understatement. We stayed 5 nights in a top floor room where the rooms have the most spectacular views out across Mijas. The room was spotless, homely and plenty big enough. The en suite bathroom had everything...

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Elescudo, Director de Recepción at El Escudo de Mijas, responded to this review

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Reviewed 23 May 2013

Lastholidayvideo stayed at the el escudo de mijas hotel this week. We were so confident with the reviews the hotel had. We even took our friends with us. We stayed four nights and loved every minute. We arrived extremely late on a Friday evening, pressed the buzzer on the door, didn't wait longer than 30 seconds. The door was opened...

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Puerto de la Duquesa, Spain
Reviewed 18 December 2012

Located in the old town, you need to park near the bull ring and then its a quick walk down to the square and then right up some steps by the leather shop. I mention directions as when Mijas is busy it can be confusing when searching the place out. Charming receptionist who is on hand till 7ish each evening,...

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Reviewed 29 October 2012

Let me be very clear about this lodging. It is not a hotel in the true sense of the word; there is only one person on the desk, which is situated by the door; no cafe, no breakfast room, no dining room, no bar and no staff apart from this one young lady and, I presume, cleaning staff, although we...

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Elescudo, Reception at El Escudo de Mijas, responded to this review

Dear Madam, we´re very sorry for all the inconveniences you had when you stayed with us. Sorry we are not what you expected but please be sure we made all our best, as we always do with all our guests. Best regads

Reviewed 11 October 2012

Stayed here for 3 nights and really loved it. Spotlessly clean and good sized room/bathroom. Lashings of hot water and clean linen daily. Marguerita the receptionist was very kind and helpful to us. No breakfast but we found a delightful little bakery in the main street which served a very tasty toastada and cafe con leche. Hotel is right in...

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Elescudo, Director de Recepción at El Escudo de Mijas, responded to this review

Thank you so much!!! Marga

Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2012

This is a true gem. We went for the Mijas Blues Festival on 6th July 2012 for 3 nights and stayed in El Escudo de Mijas. We were in room 10 on the top floor. WHAT A VIEW!!!!! The hotel is in the best location you could imagine, right in the centre of Mijas. Our room was lovely, great bathroom,...

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Elescudo, Manager at El Escudo de Mijas, responded to this review

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 June 2012

I stayed in a twin room with a friend on route to Jerez in May. The accommodation was exceptional value for money, right in the heart of Mijas (a little difficult to locate at 10.30pm and no parking on site) - clean and functional. Breakfast wasn't included in the room rate and there was nowhere really to eat it but...

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Reviewed 25 May 2012

A lovely small Spanish hotel right in the centre spotlessly clean very happy

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 May 2012

This is a small hotel, with none of the usual services - but none the worse for that. The rooms were excellent (we stayed in a sea view room which did meant you could see the sea in the distance but more importantly gave you a balcony); beds were very comfortable. It's just tucked away up an alley, so it...

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Reviewed 13 November 2011

Modest and clean hotel within the living puablo city so close to everything. We enjoyed the 4 nights and visited Rhonda from here. Restaurant frequented by locals was recommended el ALencon at it was good and inexpensive. Especially nice to walk around town in the morning before the tour buses arrive. Very quiet in the evenings at this time of...

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Additional Information about El Escudo de Mijas

Address: Lugar Puerto de los Pescadores 7, 29650, Mijas, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Mijas
Price Range: ₹ 3,402 - ₹ 4,252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — El Escudo de Mijas 1*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Room 10 for views. Ground floor to avoid steep stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles m0untain, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 10 on the top floor appeared to have the best balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles dilysstephen, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have a balcony and sea view”
 of 5 bubbles scottishtraveller099, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had room 8 which was big enough for 2 people and it had a good size balcony to sit out and enjoy the amazing views”
 of 5 bubbles annecZ1891IY, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have views but size varies”
 of 5 bubbles 206philipc, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
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