Hotels in Almeria

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A bustling port city with connections over the Alboran Sea, Almeria is perfectly placed to explore both the bountiful Gulf of Almeria and the exceptional Sierra Nevada National Park. The city is ancient and littered with impressive heritage buildings which reflect the region's rich history and religious infuences.

You can choose from a wide variety of affordable accommodations options in Almeria, either by the coast or right in the heart of the city.

Neighbourhoods of Almeria

Almeria’s popular neighbourhoods include:

  • Old Town: The city’s oldest quarter surrounds the sixteenth-century Almería Cathedral and features ancient architecture and romantic squares.
  • City Centre: The modern heart of the city is home to countless shops and bustling cafés. You can also find the vibrant Central Market here.
  • El Zapillo: This city’s beach area offering beautiful coastal views and a plenitude of fresh fish and seafood restaurants.

What to see and do in Almeria

As one of Spain's sunniest cities with access to a stunning coastline, Almeria is an ideal beach holiday. Within the city itself, you'll find many historical sites like the Alcazaba, an old fortress dating back to 955. Other must-see sights include Castillo de San Cristobal, the Museum of Almeria and the Segundo Recinto.

What to eat in Almeria

Almeria is famed for its food. From fresh fish and seafood to Andalusian cuisine like gazpacho, you'll find plenty of fantastic eateries and tapas bars. For local dishes, try calamares en aceit, slow-cooked calamari with white wine and garlic, and aj colorao, a lightly spiced fish and potato stew.

Typical events and festivals in Almeria

Almeria offers a fine blend of tradition and fun, with plenty of events and festivals throughout the year. San Juan night in particular is spectacular here, taking place along the beach with fireworks and barbecues in June. Later in August, a city-wide celebratory fair runs with crafts, sports and music.

How to move around in Almeria

Almeria is best explored by bus or taxi, with both taking you to all the major tourist and shopping locations. The city’s main bus and train stations are also conveniently interlinked.

The climate in Almeria

Almeria's climate is typically Mediterranean, with mild and often rainy winters and sunny, sweltering summers (30°C).

More interesting facts about and sights in Almeria

After exploring the city's rich heritage, consider a trip out to the Sierra Nevada mountain range for spectacular outdoor hikes.

Frequently asked questions about Hotels in Almeria

The most centrally located hotels in Almeria with the best ratings are: Hotel Costasol, Hotel Catedral Almería and Ac Hotel Almería By Marriott.

If you're bringing a vehicle, we recommend that you book a hotel with parking in Almeria, like Hotel Nh Ciudad De Almería, Hotel Costasol or Sercotel Gran Fama.

If you need a hotel with disabled access in Almeria, we recommend Hotel Nh Ciudad De Almería, Sercotel Gran Fama and Hotel Elba Almeria Business & Convention.

If you want to save time, the hotels in Almeria with express check-in and check-out are Hotel Catedral Almería, Aire Hotel & Ancient Baths and Hotel La Perla.

Some of the options for hotels with non-smoking rooms in Almeria are Hotel Nh Ciudad De Almería, Hotel Costasol and Sercotel Gran Fama.

In Almeria, Hotel Nh Ciudad De Almería, Hotel Costasol and Sercotel Gran Fama offer 24-hour front desk service.

The following hotels in Almeria have luggage storage: Hotel Nh Ciudad De Almería, Hotel Costasol and Sercotel Gran Fama.