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Ifa Faro Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plaza de Colon 1, 35100 Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Ranked #5 of 65 hotels in Maspalomas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Anne B Portpatrick, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Portpatrick, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here in 2013, superb location, fantastic hotel. The food was top quality and the staff went out of their way to make the stay the best we had. The room was spotless and the maids made sure it was kept in tip top condition. Our only regret is that we were unable to get a room here when we... More

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Craigavon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at Ifa Faro 15th - 26th July and from check-in we loved it!! The room was clean and spacious with a well appointed bathroom and baloncy. The location too was perfect for us, bordering as it does on Meloneras.....a shopper's dream! Staff in the hotel were polite, courteous and kind; nothing was too much trouble.... More

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Glasgow
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Super hotel with great location right on the beach , all on the flat and close to many restaurants and shops. Hotel caters mainly for adults [no kids' clubs or children's pool] and had very few British people staying there [mainly German and Spanish guests aged over 40!] One big, warm pool only, but loungers are reserved for you when... More

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Teesside
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't fault this hotel. From the moment we arrived until the (sad) moment we left we were well looked after. Check-in was efficient and we were allocated a side-view room which was consisted of a very large and comfy bed, large bathroom. Room was cleaned and fresh towels every day by a very friendly cleaner. Breakfast was one of the... More

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

The hotel was fine, breakfast was lovely diverse choice which i find very good, the pool was ok, Well connect to bars, restaurants, shops. Well i would stay again in this hotel no doubts about. My issue was that i had to parking the car a bit far way from the hotel.

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Glasgow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only recomendation I have is that the instructions for programming safe in room omits to tell you that after programming your PIN number you should press * button to save changes. This is not a complaint, but the only area of opportunity for improvement as our 10 day stay was fantastic in every way for a couple who wanted... More

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Cambridgeshire
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice hotel, in a fantastic location right on the beach front. I went during June/July 2014 and as much as I enjoyed it, it was quite isolating for an English person on the poolside and at breakfast, as the hotel had pretty much exclusively German guests. I think I heard one other English family speak during my entire 8-night... More

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Wicklow, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Our return visit confirmed all the excellence, high standards, very friendly staff, well-appointed rooms and extensive food choices that we enjoyed last year in this spotlessly clean oceanfront hotel.

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Thetford, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Just back from two weeks on Gran Canaria. First week in IFA Faro. While there was nothing inherently wrong we felt really isolated. We are 52 and 59 and were among the youngest residents and surrounded by Germans. Very few staff speak English beyond the basic words. We only had one pool towel in our room and could not make... More

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LopesanHotelGroup, Guest Relations Manager at Ifa Faro Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guests, First of all we would like to thank you very much for having chosen the IFA Faro Hotel for your recent stay in Gran Canaria and also for sharing your opinion. We are sorry that we could not match up with your expectations and would like to apologize for any inconvenience during your stay. We are thankful for... More

San Francisco
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed at this hotel between the dates of May 19th and 26th. The excellence and the location of this hotel would be very difficult to better, The staff are outstanding and are willing to do anything to make your stay a memorable one. We will be returning for a further two weeks in September.

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Address: Plaza de Colon 1, 35100 Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Maspalomas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Ifa Faro Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Hotel Ifa Faro
Ifa Faro Maspalomas
Ifa Faro Hotel Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#3 Business Hotel in Maspalomas #5 Luxury Hotel in Maspalomas #6 Family Hotel in Maspalomas #8 Romantic Hotel in Maspalomas
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The IFA Faro Hotel is ideally situated close to the sea, a very short distance from the very south beach of Maspalomas and its lighthouse, on the island of Gran Canaria. Thanks to its perfect location you can enjoy fantastic sea and beach views, with their 6 km of golden sand dunes which extend to Playa del Ingles. The hotel, with a 4 star category and elegant architecture underwent a complete interior, solarium and swimming pool reform in 2005 and 2006. These reforms give a mixture of an up to date image and provide a notably brighter atmosphere to the hotel. ... more   less 
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