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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

The place is clean, I had a couples suite and it was a large room which was hot and without a fan but staff did lend one. The roof is beautiful but gets closed off at 12. The Internet is a bit spotty however Staff are nice and warm.

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Redding, California
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Hostal Africa is in a great location, easy to get to the beach, and right in the old town just a minute away from Tapas bars. The view from the roof terrace is really nice. No breakfast included, which was OK as we went out for coffee and pastry. The room was very basic and plain. WiFi in the lobby...

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2Thank LaVidaBuono
Erlangen, Deutschland
Reviewed 6 July 2014

The hostal is simple, but clean with a very nice roof terrace, where you have internet access. No warm water problems like in some other reports. The building itself is a little bit in the morrocan stile with an open inner courtyard. Very clean hostel with a very nice and friendly staff. No breakfast available, but enough places around the...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Lovely little Hostal right in the middle of the old town. Excellent room and wonderful roof chill out room. Only problem was the shower never got over luke warm but very friendly owners and would diffidently go back.

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Thank Mark C
Reviewed 20 December 2013

Very clean and perfectly situated in the middle of the old town, this place still manages to be just far enough away from the noisier streets to let you get some decent sleep. Although furnishings are basic, it has it's charm, and the building itself is authentic and well-kept. The roof terrace is great, but be aware it closes at...

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2Thank Pirulero
Malaga, Spain
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Great hospitality, great rooms bearing in mind we booked 6 of them,! Frie.dly host and excellent locatio with amazing views on roof terrace would defi ately re omme d to añonr looming for some fun in tarifa

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Thank waldo1970
Vancouver
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Let me add my praise to the others who have reviewed this hostel. I loved the interiors and the sunroom on the roof was amazing. I stayed for five nights and spent many happy hours up there reading books and surfing the internet. I stayed in Room 7, which is small but has everything one needs. The staff were great...

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Thank VillaStraylight
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 May 2013

We had a lovely 2 nites in may at the hostal africa. The front desk was very friendly and helpful. the place is spotless and charming painted in blue and white. there is a great roof top terrace with views of the mediterrean. Very easy to get to from the bus . also free wifi

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2Thank linda h
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Brightly painted rooms offer good value, as well as the boisterous welcome from staff and easy reservation service via email. The terrace is a winner as well. If I could have a special starring system for terraces, 5 stars. "I an see Africa from here". The rooms arent huge but clean and nicely done. Easy walk from the bus station...

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1Thank elmo463670
malaga
Reviewed 12 November 2012

Stayed here for one night 21st Oct. Best value for money in Tarifa, i have stayed at various other hotels and hostals in Tarifa, and this is the cheapest - and far superior to others, its an old house which has been turned into a hostal, so you get chance to see what the big old houses really looked like,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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Address: Calle Maria Antonia Toledo 12, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Costa de la Luz > Tarifa
Number of rooms: 16
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“ground floor is cheaper, higher floors have better views”
 of 5 bubbles , 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“My room 7, with ensuite, on second floor was lovely, but sure all rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles VivvyLondon, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you're going to have a lot of luggage, get a room on the 2nd floor so you dont have to carry it up multiple flights of stairs!”
 of 5 bubbles HanahJ, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Can't say anything about the other rooms but our room was top floor right outside the rooftop deck. We loved it. The bathroom was small but many European bathrooms are. It was not as small as some we had on this trip. I wish I could share photos with you but I forgot to take any of the hostal.”
 of 5 bubbles robertcD3639CR, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Contact the hostal by email for the best price.”
  • Small bathroom inside our room
  • Room with 2 single beds (top floor)
 of 5 bubbles 945adrianm, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
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