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La Malcontenta Hotel

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14 reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2013

We had a fantastic lunch in the restaurant enjoying some of the best local food we have eaten in Catalonia. My wife's Lemon Meringue Pie was probably the tastiest desert we have had in all of our years in Spain. I will return soon to make sure that I order the correct desert next time!

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1 Thank creativecatalonia
Miami
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2012 via mobile

What a beautiful property! So chic and classy. Surely, No touristy place. The service was wonderful, specially at breakfast time. The front desk was extremely helpful with other reservations and with all our questions. We had 2 very large rooms that cod not be any beautiful and comfortable. Ours had a huge living area with a extra large comfy white... More 

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3 Thank pilarcm
Barcelona, Spain
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39 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2012

This is another great place for a romantic getaway. The hotel feels luxurious but it is affordable. Great value for money. Location - in a converted farm house, 2 minute drive from the beach - Platja Castell Rooms - each room is unique, very tastefully decorated, with interesting carpets and accent pieces Internet - Free wifi Breakfast - good breakfast... More 

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3 Thank angypsy
Melbourne
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2012

We had two nights at La Malcontenta in August and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The hotel was full however it always felt quiet and peaceful. The beach is about a 15 minute, easy walk away and the water is nice and clear and the beach not too crowded - compared to other beaches in the Costa Brava (however we were there... More 

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London
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21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2012

We stayed here for 4 nights in August. Room - we stayed in room 12, which is lovely but does only have a window high up on the wall, so little natural light comes in. For us that was fine as we had already been away staying in several other hotels with views and balconies. However if this is a... More 

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Las Vegas
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Reviewed 20 July 2012

So I read a fellow traveler's caveat with regards to La Malcontenta being a tough hotel to find, and they were absolutely correct. But, you see, don't let this dissuade you from being that adventurous traveller you sought out to be. Once you get off the highway and onto the tiny rural road, where one must look both ways to... More 

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Reviewed 12 July 2012

It wasn't easy to find; but, we finally did it after wandering for an hour. Tranquil location & very nice large clean swimming pool with upscale lounges & poolside service--exceptional for a small hotel. Rooms very spacious; but lack easy storage for lots of luggage. Also, a little sad on the seating, because you have to put suitcases on the... More 

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France
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54 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 July 2012

The house and decoration in this hotel are very sophisticated and beautiful, the high ceilings, big mirrors, marble in the bathroom... It is very comfortable, the beds and linens are wonderful, and there is no noise at night. The breakfast was huge and delicious. We loved the swimming pool. Everything is extremely clean, and luxurious. It is a big advantage... More 

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Barcelona
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294 reviews
130 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Althought the setting is bucolic, has good services and the cottages are very confortable, in my opinion is an upgraded hotel not as a luxury understanding. A low note to the staff because a hotel of this category should be more profesionalized. A really bad experience at the restaurant. Even the waiter had attended my complain about one of the... More 

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Barcelona, España
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24 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2011

We live in Barcelona now and I love to go away for the week end. I have 14 y.o. and 2,5 y.o kids.The location of the hotel is very nice. We went in December, so we didnt "count" to swim obviously. Room (25) was ok but has rather long stairs up to get to the bedroom (again if you have... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about La Malcontenta Hotel

Address: Platja Castell 12 | Paratge Torremirona, 17230 Palamos, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Girona > Palamos
Price Range: RM782 - RM1,531 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — La Malcontenta Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 14
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#2 Family Hotel in Palamos
#2 Romantic Hotel in Palamos
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Palamos
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“Depending on the weather, either 24 where we stayed or one with a deck/yard.”
 of 5 bubbles unclbar, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The room are all different. Be sure to see a picture of the one you are getting. Some of the ground floor ones even have a terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles trippyBarcelonaSpain, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Get a suite with terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles MrTheProf, 19 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are amazing.”
 of 5 bubbles Wilzoy, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“we took a suite room on the 2nd floor .. very spacious and a great balcony offering views of the entire countryside .. spectacular bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles 256glens, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
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