If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Marbella, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper hotels in Marbella in January and March.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Marbella if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book at least 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Marbella hotel.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Marbella found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was £51, while the most expensive was £79.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their hotel in Marbella for 2 days.
If you are travelling with kids then you should look to stay in the one of the suburbs outside of the centre, such as Urb. Cerrado de Elviria, as there’s lots for families to do close by. For instance Vincci Selección Estrella del Mar is only a short drive from Adventura Amazonia Marbella, which is lots of fun for all ages. This hotel also offers a babysitting service and a kids' club.
If you plan to spend lots of time on the beach then you should look for a hotel nearby to the waterfront, so you have easy access to the sea each day. For example, Hotel Lima - Adults Recommended – is only a short walk from the popular beach of Playa de Venus.
For those travelling with a disability you should search for Marbella hotels that are accessible. For example, Hotel El Faro Marbella has disabled access for its guests. The rooms also have an adaptable bath and walk-in shower for your convenience. The location of the hotel is also convenient for those with mobility issues, as the beach and other popular attractions are only a stone's throw away.
Hoping to stay in an area with a high concentration of restaurants and shops? Select a hotel near Plaza de los Naranjos, such as the affordable Hostal Enriqueta. Plaza de los Naranjos is a historical square that dates back to the 1400s and now contains many dining options, such as the Orange Tree Restaurant, as well as cafes and an impressive fountain.
If you’re interested in learning more about Marbella’s history, consider booking a hotel near the Sohail Castle, such as the 4-star Hotel Las Pirámides that is only a 10-minute walk away. The Sohail Castle dates all the way back to the 10th century and now offers guided tours as well as occasional live-entertainment.
For visitors that enjoy plants and nature, pick a hotel near the Museo Bonsai Marbella, a small museum that displays a variety of bonsai and olive trees. The Albergue Juvenil Marbella is a budget-friendly choice that is set in a traditional Andalusian building and is only an 8-minute walk from the museum.
To rent a boat or take an ocean tour, choose a hotel next to the Puerto de Cabopino, otherwise known as the city’s local marina. The Vime La Reserva De Marbella is a standard hotel that is only a 3-minute drive from the marina and its rental facilities.
If you would like to spend your vacation relaxing by the ocean, look at hotels near Playa de Cabopino, one of the city’s most popular beaches that has a local boardwalk and a variety of public facilities, such as restrooms. The El Nácar - Bed & Breakfast is an adults-only choice that is a 5-minute drive from the beach and located just off the A-7 Highway.