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Gran Hotel Sol y Mar

4.0 of 5 C/Benidorm 3, 03710 Calpe, Spain
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked this 5night trip through Secret Escapes and A1 Travel. We were able through A1 Travel to get the flight times that best suited us. The hotel transfers went without a hitch and the flights with Monarch landed early on both occasions. What a smart modern and superbly well looked after hotel the Gran Hotel Solymar turned out to... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a three bedroom, 8th floor apartment with side sea views for one week! The place is huge, the balcony is huge and the views are amazing. We also had access to the infinity pool which was a nice break from the beach. We are already planning our return visit.

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Departamento Ca... G, Departamento Calidad at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guests, First of all we would like to thank you for chosing the Apartments del Mar for your holidays. We are very pleased to know that you had a good stay at the apartment. We also would like to thank you for your positive comments on TripAdvisor, they makes us continue improving our services to provide you a good... More

oswestry
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stay in many hotels in business travels so I can be quite critical of hotels. However, this is a lovely hotel in a great location. My wife and myself took one of the corner executive rooms! although not cheap it was in my opinion absolutely worth the money. the beach club is very nice. However the queue to put... More

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Departamento Ca... G, Departamento Calidad at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all we would like to thank you for trusting on Gran Hotel Sol y Mar for a break. We are very pleased to know that you had a pleasant stay at our hotel. We appreciate your comments on TripAdvisor, which are an important tool for us to keep improving our services. Hope to see you soon.... More

Virginia Water, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the day we arrived we felt comfortable and relaxed. Friendly staff, immaculate rooms and very good selection of food. The pool area was one of the most comfortable pool areas we have enjoyed, with well cushioned seats and loungers, and a pool that literally overlooked the sea. We would love to go again , health permitting.

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Departamento Ca... G, Quality Department at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all we would like to thank you for your reservation in our hotel. We are very pleased to know that you have enjoyed your holidays with us. Many thanks for your good review, this is the most important thing for us, the opinion of our guests. We hope to see you soon and we wish that... More

IRELAND
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gorgeous hotel!Location was gorgeous- just on the beach!The rooms were beautiful- very big and spacious!My sister in law was on the 9 floor and had a HUGE balcony with two sun loungers!We were staying at the hotel for a wedding so it a short but sweet visit, but one which we really enjoyed!

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Departamento Ca... G, Quality Department at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all many thanks for your reservation in our hotel. It is a pleasure for us to hear that you had a really good time and you have enjoyed your holidays with us. Many thanks for your good review and for your positive comments in Tripadvisor. We would like to see you very soon. Kindest regards More

Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed as a family for ten days in one of the apartments that the hotel offers - spacious, immaculately clean and, even on the first floor as we were, with great views from a large balcony both of the beach and the spectacular rock, the Peñon de Ifach, near the port. This was the best of the both worlds... More

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Departamento Ca... G, Quality Department at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all we would like to thank you for your reservation in our hotel. It is a pleasure for us to hear that you had a really good time in our hotel. Many thanks for your good review, this is the most important for us, the opinion of our guests. We hope to see you very soon.... More

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great Hotel based on the Centre of Calpe. We stayed here as two couples in October. A really modern hotel with large rooms and a great Balcony to watch the sunsets. The Sol Y Mar is really central to Calpe and is convenient to all restaurants and bars. We only stopped for a night so unable to give a... More

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Departamento Ca... G, Quality Department at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guest. First of all we would like to thank you for your reservation in our hotel. We are very pleased that you had a lovely stay with us. We hope to see you soon and in the next time we hope you can enjoy more days with us. Kind regards More

Mayo.
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our fourth time back to solymar, we always stay in the apartments which are located also under the one roof. The apartments are very good value for money and exceptionally clean with ample space, huge balcony and all the mod cons you would expect. We had our two year old with us and the underground supermarket is great!... More

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Departamento Ca... G, Quality Department at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all we would like to thank you for your reservation in our Appartments del Mar. We are very glad that you have enjoyed your holidays with us once again. We have taking a note of all our comments and we will inform you about your opinion to our different departments. We would like to see you... More

Plymouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms: Immaculately clean. We stayed in a sea view room with a terrace that was a lovely place to watch the sunset. It has a walk-in shower with lots of posh toiletries! The photograph displayed on Travel Republic website for this room is misleading though as it depicts one of the suites rather than the room you actually get. Food:... More

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Departamento Ca... G, Quality Department at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all we would like to thank you for your reservation in our hotel. We are very pleased that you really appreciate all our facilities and service and you have enjoyed your holidays with us. Many thanks for your good review because the opinion of our guests is the most important for us. We hope to see... More

East Kilbride
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Spent a most fantastic 5 days at the Solymar from October 11th – 16th. My wife and I had only booked this holiday the week before and went for the twin room, sea view, bed and breakfast option. I had read some reviews explaining that these rooms didn’t have certain facilities that would normally be expected of a 4 star... More

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Departamento Ca... G, Quality Department at Gran Hotel Sol y Mar, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all we would like to thank you for your reservation in our hotel. It is a pleasure for us to hear that you really appreciate all of our facilities and services and you had a pleasant stay. Many thanks for your good review and for your comments in Tripadvisor. We are lookinf forward to see you... More

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Address: C/Benidorm 3, 03710 Calpe, Spain
Location: Spain > Valencian Country > Alicante Province > Costa Blanca > Calpe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Gran Hotel Sol y Mar 4*
Number of rooms: 327
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