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Hostal Africa

140 reviews
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Room & Suite (13)
Family and Play Areas (4)
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“old town”(17 reviews)
“great location”(7 reviews)
“moroccan style”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 26 April 2015

Hostal Africa, a small hotel ("hostal" means small hotel) in the Old Town part of Tarifa, Spain, is well worth the price. We had a very simple room, up many stairs, with a great breeze. Customers have access to a nice rooftop area, with a...More

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We were surprised that for a hostel, it was wonderfully quiet. It could be because everyone was out partying much later than us though! The shared facilities including the bathroom were kept spotlessly clean, and the double room was very simply furnished but functional and...More

Thank MMH0076
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Very clean, excellent location (old town), comfortable accomodation. The owners are very friendly and helpful. The best feature is the roof top terrace: big, amazing view, wifi, open air and sheltered relax area on it. The hostal has free wifi throughout the establishment, even though...More

Thank Vicky D
Reviewed 29 September 2014

I had a great three nights stay at Hostal Africa. Loved the location, walking right into the old town of Tarifa. Eva and Miguel were super nice and helpful. I had asked for a room in the higher floor which was not available but when...More

1  Thank ROSA H
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...More

Thank Seizetheplanet S
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Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Price range
US$48 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$48 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (59)
Room & Suite (13)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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"ground floor is cheaper, higher floors have better views"
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"My room 7, with ensuite, on second floor was lovely, but sure all rooms are good."
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"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..."
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"Can't say anything about the other rooms but our room was top floor right outside the rooftop deck. We..."
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