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Rock Hotel Gibraltar

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3 Europa Road, Gibraltar n/a
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a great and probably the best known hotel in Gibraltar, the service is fantastic and the view is amazing, just a little uphill walk out from town this hotel has it all. Just over the road there is a quant pool and bar available for use (seasonal). Good rates are available as well.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited the Hotel many times within our family from the late 60s. The staff starting at reception on arrival were excellent, we were given our room number even though we arrived 11.00am knowing we wouldn't get into our room (Same as other hotels). Being prepared I had in a bag on top of one of the cases with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked here despite some older reviews saying the decor was tired as we knew the hotel was being refurbished. I'm glad we took that chance. While the exterior, reception and restaurant were indeed a bit shabby (Aug 2014), that was only beause they were the part still awaiting refurbishment (due for completion Oct 2014). The rooms on the other... More

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London, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here the night before our flight on the way back from Spain in case there were problems on the border. It reminded me of a hotel in Torquay, we had a good dinner and it was all silver-service staff and the waiters were charming and friendly and proud to be Gibraltar born and bred, nothing was too much... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Family stayed in this hotel a few weeks ago. They had sea view room with balcony. This was on 4th floor which has been refurbished. Absolutely beautiful refurbishment, and view was breathtaking .It is absolutely marvelous to see that this so called Gibraltar's institution is now finally going through refurbishment.I was told that towards end of October the whole hotel... More

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Chewton Mendip, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel itself is sited in the most wonderful location. What could have been a wonderful experience though was let down badly by the very poor quality and selection of food, especially considering the price, quality of service and its staff (with the exception of the Receptionist who was helpful).

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CharlesDanino, General Manager at Rock Hotel Gibraltar, responded to this review

Dear PaulSq, Many thanks for your review. Constructive feedback like yours is very important to us as it helps us to improve and enhance our product and services. We look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back to fully enjoy the new and exciting facilities. Best regards, Charles More

Wellington, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed at this hotel several times and never been disappointed. It is also undergoing a major refurbishment until October 2014. Reception staff always very helpful, and the same can be said of the restaurant and bar staff. Always prompt attention in the bar area and the food in the restaurant is definitely of the highest quality, both cooked... More

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I have just arrived at this lovely hotel. we read some reviews and were a little concerned. The concerns were completely unfounded. What a fabulous place. The rooms, views and friendly staff are all first class and the pool is simply perfect. We are very excited about spending the next few days here. What a lovely welcome!

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15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a 5 night stay at The Rock and I was not disappointed. Yes, I realised when booking their was renovations happening but being out all day / at the pool I was barely affected. In fact the people on other balconies dragging tables / chairs? made more noise! Check in was efficient and the young man on the... More

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to stay at 'The Rock' as it is, decidedly, the iconic hotel of Gibraltar. Although our travel company hadn't mentioned that it is currently under renovation, we did read from TripAdvisor reviews that there was some building work, and contracted the hotel who ensured they would do their best to keep us away from any disruption. The hotel... More

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CharlesDanino, General Manager at Rock Hotel Gibraltar, responded to this review

Dear Spellman_C, Thank you for your kind review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that the new rooms met with your satisfaction. We will be installing doors to the new showers to address the issue with the excess water from the shower trays. The contractors are under strict and reiterated instructions not do carry out... More

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Address: 3 Europa Road, Gibraltar n/a
Location: Gibraltar
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Rock Hotel Gibraltar 4*
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Built on Gibraltar's western flank with stunning views across the bay, it has been welcoming guests since 1932. As the colony’s premier hotel the guest book is littered with famous names as diverse as Sir Winston Churchill and the Two Ronnies! Tastefully renovated, it has the character of a bygone era with the facilities of a modern 'Grand Hotel'. Traditional afternoon tea is served in the lounge and the hotel’s Rib Room Restaurant is recognised as one of the finest places to dine in Gibraltar. The atmospheric Barbary Bar and adjoining wisteria covered terrace are wonderful places to be on a summer’s evening, both are delightful meeting places, the latter a popular venue for weddings. The hotel’s pool area and gardens have an air of tranquillity, yet the centre of town is only a 10-minute downhill walk. ... more   less 
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