MICHELIN Travel Discover the world
Home > > > > > Algeciras Travel Guide
Advertisement

Where to sleep?

View 9 hotels for Algeciras

Algeciras Travel guide

Enlarge map
Logo LeGuideVert

Algeciras : Michelin's recommendations

Bibendum

Algeciras has always been one of the most important ports on the Iberian peninsula and enjoyed its greatest period of splendour under Moorish rule. In the 18C, it counterbalanced British domination in the straits and in 1906 European forces carved up their spheres of influence in Morocco. Today, Algeciras is the major passenger port in Spain. Although it lacks any monuments of note, it is a pleasant town with a lively atmosphere.

View 4 Tourist attractions Algeciras

Tourist attractions Algeciras : Things to see and do

  • Plaza Alta

    pl. Alta E - 11800 Algeciras

    This square is the emblematic courtyard of the town. Note the Neo-Mudéjar fountain of brick and azulejos from the 1930s surrounded by palm trees. On this square stands the Church of Our Lady of Palma, an 18C baroque and neo-classical building, and th..

    LeGuideVert
  • Market

    E - 11800 Algeciras

    Situated on Plaza Palma. This concrete and steel construction was designed by Spanish engineer Eduardo Torroja in the 1950s. It is original because the roof does rests on only four points, which at the time was a great feat of engineering.

    LeGuideVert
  • Baños Meriníes

    E - 11800 Algeciras

    In 1999, the town hall moved to the last remains of these 13C baths to María Cristina Park. They were once part of the Mérinides residence, owned by a Moroccan dynasty that reigned in Algeciras for a number of years. A noria and well have been rebuil..

    LeGuideVert
View 4 Tourist attractions Algeciras Top of page
View 9 Hotels Algeciras

Hotels Algeciras

  • Hotel Don Manuel Two stars Two stars

    Segismundo Moret, 4 E - 11201 Algeciras

    Prix Prices from : 27 €

    Hotel Don Manuel is a 5-minute walk from Algeciras Train and Bus Station, as well as the Heliport and Ferry Terminal. It offers 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi in rooms and free parking nearby. All air-conditioned rooms have a balcony. Featuring tiled..

  • Aura Algeciras

    Avenida Virgen del Carmen, 64 E - 11202 Algeciras

    This hotel in the centre of Algeciras is just 5 minutes from the port and train station. It has free WiFi, free parking and air conditioning in all rooms. All of the rooms in Aura Algeciras have a bathroom complete with a hairdryer and toiletries. T..

  • Globales Reina Cristina Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    Paseo de la Conferencia, s/n E - 11207 Algeciras

    Prix Prices from : 46 €

    Globales Reina Cristina was originally opened in 1901 and houses ancient ruins, such as parts of an 8th-century Mosque and a Moorish well. It features indoor and outdoor swimming pools. Globales Reina Cristina has welcomed famous visitors, including..

View 9 Hotels Algeciras Top of page

Top of page