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Tryp Gran Sol

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Rambla Mendez Nunez 3, 03002 Alicante, Spain
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Ranked #29 of 46 Hotels in Alicante
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Netherlands
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63 reviews 63 reviews
26 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is apparently a four star hotel. I have no idea why. Maybe it was four stars in the 1960s/1970s when this high rise building first sprung up. The location is very central and the lobby gives a good impression when you first arrive. That's where it ends though. Step into the outdated, cramped lift and the "Tryp" begins... Arrived... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol.Thank you very much for trusting us as your choice for your last stay in Alicante. We are sorry to know that your perception has been negative this time and this allows us to think over and prevent other travelers can have the same perception that you. Please give... More

Helsinki
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The should be in a lower category, it very is outdated, furniture is dirty and there was very much noice from the street. Elevators are often out of order and so called minibar was warm. During 1 week's stay the safety box had to opened twice by staff due to "electronic malfunctions"?? After the stay it turned out the hotel... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear Frequentviajera, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. Thank you for your comments and for your time sharing your stay in our hotel. We have proceed them and our Guest Experience Department will contact you to give you our best. Kind regards, Miryam Aliaga, E-Gueste Experience More

Göteborg
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We arrived at noon a very hot day in august and was nicely welcomed byn the reception staff. We got a room on the 18:th floor, in the corner, with magnificent view of the sea and harbour. The cleaning was good, breakfast also very good. Unfortunately the air condition did not work, very old and noisy, but not effective at... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear kul51, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. Thank you very very much for your comments!! You gladdened my Friday! Your words are music to our ears and I will share your opinion with all our TRYPers, because these comments encourage us to continue carrying out our daily work and provide our passionate travelers... More

Brighton, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
20 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

This is a 26-storey monstrosity that serves as a very useful landmark when you may think that you are lost in the city. The entire edifice is very tired and dated...old-fashoned in a bad, tatty way and lacks any charm or atmosphere. There are 2 lifts so you often have to wait...and wait. The rooms are very dated with ugly,... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear Galeria, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. Thank you for choosing us for your visit and for your comments. We are sorry that your perception has been negative this time and we would like to tell you that we work every day to maintain a spirit of teamwork and always give a close... More

london
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

we live in Albir just 30 mins north off Alicante and decided to have a night out in Alicante we chose this hotel due to its location and we were very right. splendid location with wonderful rooms overlooking the marina and castle. we opted for a premium room which was on the higher floors ,again just great with separate lounge... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear jasimeteddington, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. Thank you for your excellent rating, there is no better way to start the day reading these comments! We are delighted to have been chosen, so that you could live the city to the fullest on your visit. We are very excited to know that you... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We stayed in this 70,s hotel August 2014. It is perfect for city break we had 18th floor sea view overlooking the magnificent marina. It is great for the beach area and main shopping centre. It is also near all the local eateries and bars. Great position for short stay. It is a bit dated but overall very clean with... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear x2x, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. Thank you for your rating and for choosing us on your stay in Alicante. We are delighted to have been chosen, so that you could live the city to the fullest on your visit. On your next visit don't forget to book one of our Superior... More

London, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
30 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

The hotel is visible from all over town, great location. But the hotel is old and decor dates back to the 70ies. Rooms are quite large, very hard and uncomfortable beds. Safe in room does not work and you have to put in 1 euro for it to work. Recption staff seemd very uninterested in their guests. Excellent views though... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear plummer074, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. I would like to start off thanking you for your words and for choosing us in Alicante. We failed this time and this allows us to think over and prevent other travelers can have the same perception that you. With clients like you we learn to... More

UK
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55 reviews 55 reviews
54 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We have walked past the hotel for many years - we decided to give it a try. What a disappointment. Entering the foyer and bar - it is a desolate welcome - apart from a photo over reception it is bland - not a picture or plant is sight. The staff were generally uninterested in guests .Everything was an effort.... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear MR.23, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. Thank you for choosing us for your visit and for your comments. We are sorry that your perception has been negative this time and we would like to tell you that we work every day to maintain a spirit of teamwork and always give a close... More

Lohja
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48 reviews 48 reviews
20 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We stayed in the hotel only one night in a superior room in 15th floor, the room was big and nice. We also liked the hard, broad beds. The location of the hotel is excellent, it is in the old town, very close to paseo and boat harbour. We had a great view from our hotel to the castle on... More

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear OTlohja, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. Thank you for your excellent rating, you gladdened our Tuesday! We are delighted to have been chosen, so that you could live the city to the fullest on your visit. Come back soon!! Miryam Aliaga - E-Guest Experience More

Espoo, Finland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The hotel is old and the rooms exhibit fatigue. The beds should be better. They were poor and hard. Great location and great views. Breakfast was good. The service was a bit rude, probably the staff has poor language skills.

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Miryam_TRYPGS, E-Guest Experience at Tryp Gran Sol, responded to this review

Dear HSu_1, I am Miryam Aliaga, Guest Experience from Hotel TRYP Alicante Gran Sol. We are delighted to have been chosen, so that you could live the city to the fullest on your visit, and for your comments. We are sorry that your perception has been negative this time and we would like to tell you that we work every... More

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Address: Rambla Mendez Nunez 3, 03002 Alicante, Spain
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Location: Spain > Valencian Country > Alicante Province > Costa Blanca > Alicante
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Tryp Gran Sol 4*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
Tryp Gran Sol Hotel Alicante
Tryp Alicante Province
Sol Melia Alicante Province

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