|In Murcia you can find hotels in all categories, from one to five stars hotels, hostels and guest houses. Spain does not have a general classification system for rating hotels, each region has its own system, but all of the rating systems are based on the star rating, with one star being the most basic hotel standard and five stars being the highest standard.
At the entrance to every Murcia hotel will be a plaque showing the hotel rating according to the region's classification. On some you will also find a plaque with the hotel rating by an international organization such as AAA.
If you are looking for hotel accommodation in Murcia in the peak summer months you may have a problem finding a room, so do make your reservation as early as possible. In the summer months it may also be worth while to consider whether you should book a hotel that has swimming pool since temperatures can rise to 40C and above.
Three star hotels in Murcia are the most popular choice of Murcia hotels as they offer clean, safe accommodation while being affordable to most people. If you have not booked in advance, ask to see the room and other facilities such as swimming pool, before you make you decision to stay. Also some Murcia hotels include breakfast and others don't, so check what is included in the price. If you book in advance, check out the hotel details and prices on the hotels own website even if you book on-line or through an agency.
A really cheap alternative to staying in a Murcia hotel is to book into a Murcia hostel. You should though have in mind that these hostels are very basic accommodation traditionally sought out by student travelers and backpackers.