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Explanada Hotel Alicante

3.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   San Fernando, 18, 03002 Alicante, Spain
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Ranked #7 of 24 Alicante B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When we first arrived the lady at the reception was so miserable and rude. No one showed us to our room we were just left alone. The first night we suffered the room was so cold and we didn't know how use the heater/air con. There was a flat screen tv on the wall but we couldn't find any English... More 

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Callington, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Explanada for 3 nights. It is ideally located, and can best be described as a bit 'cheap and cheerful'. The room was small, but clean and comfortable, albeit that the beds were clearly not designed for anyone over about 5'6"....and unfortunately I am over 6' tall ! We tried to turn the heating/aircon... More 

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Alicante, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This place was so crap that I don´t know where to start. Let me first explain that the HOTEL is false advertising as they are not even on the Explanada Street but the Street behind it. The room was cold and the shower was hot one minute and then FREEZING cold. The in room fridge was so loud that I... More 

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We were looking for a hotel for a 1 night stay in Alicante that gave us a balance between location, value & quality and after our stay found the Explanada proved the ideal choice. The location is excellent, in the centre of Alicante, a few metres from the Paseo Explanada and a short walk from the marina, lift to Castell... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights and had a great time. Plus points:- Great location for the harbour and beech. Easy to walk to the main bars and restaurants. Very clean and we had a junior suite which gave us the mini fridge (which was broken but they fixed it straight away) and daily top up of... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Hotel was in a great location 5 minutes to beach and in the middle of Alicante. Arrived late at night met by a really helpful receptionist who checked us in and gave us a lot of useful information,nothing seemed to much trouble for him. Room was perfect,great shower very clean bed, and the towels changed every day. C6 bus as... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This hotel was perfect for our needs. We just wanted somewhere clean, cheap and with a good location. The hotel far exceeded our expectations - we were very pleased. The location is great. It is set slightly back from the Paseo Explanada de España with easy access to the bars, restaurants on the front as well as all that the... More 

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Ljungby, Sweden
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5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

A small cheap hotel with perfect location. 5 minutes walk to city centre, old town, the harbour and the nice sandy beach. We booked a junior suite which was perfect, but the balcony is very small. More like french balcony. The cleaning is very nice and tidy and the staff in the reception are very serviceminded and good ïn English.... More 

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We visited this hotel for one night at the end of July and had chosen this hotel for its location, and were not disappointed! We flew into Alicante airport, and were on the C6 bus (3.85 euros) within seconds of leaving the airport building - the bus takes you to Postiguet beach, within a 5 min walk of the hotel!... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

great location, in the heart of the city but only 5 mins walk to the beach. very helpful friendly staff. small room but very clean. it was a shame about the noise from the road and all the air conditioners, We had a super time regardless.

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Address: San Fernando, 18, 03002 Alicante, Spain
Location: Spain > Valencian Country > Alicante Province > Costa Blanca > Alicante
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Explanada Hotel Alicante 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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