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Directions to X Hostel Malaga - Picasso's Hangout

Calle San Juan de Letran 9, Malaga, Spain

Map & Directions


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From the bus or train station, take bus 1 or C-1 ( from 6:30 a.m. to midnight.) to Victoria(plaza Merced). We are on the other side of the square, in Calle San Juan de Letran.

From the airport,
1) Take bus 7 A (from 7am to midnight), and step off at Paseo del Parque.
When you get off the bus, cross this big avenue. Follow the street that is behind the tourist office. It leads along a high wall, which is part of the walk to the Alcazaba. At the end of this street going to the right you will see Calle Alcazabilla , a wide pedestrian street with the roman theatre on your right. At the end of Calle Alcazabilla you will get to Plaza de la Merced (Merced Square).Crossing the square diagonally you will see the Picasso Foundation and a bar called 'la Marced';. this street is Calle San Juan de Letran where the hostel is located at number 9.

2) Take the 'Cercanias' train till the last stop: 'Malaga - Alameda Centro' - Walk near the river in 'Pasillo Santa Isabel' street, continue on the right side to 'Calle Carreteria' and then straight into 'Calle Alamos' . Turn left in 'Calle Carcer' , you'll see the Cervantes Theatre, then the 2nd on the right is 'Calle San Juan de Letran where the hostel is located at number 9.

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