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El Cardonal Apartments

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Einstein 4, 35100 Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Ranked #26 of 65 hotels in Maspalomas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014
Brian P Fleetwood, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fleetwood, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

We have stayed at the el cardonal for the last seven years, all the staff are very very helpful the sheets are changed once a week the towels twice, the whole complex is very clean the pool bar are trying hard to make a go of it and also will help you if they can, You really get value for... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We stayed one night and then booked another hotel. We had a room next to the main road. It was depressing. Cheap and cheerless. The wire fences surrounding the complex made it feel like Colditz on a good day.

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elcardonal, Gerente at El Cardonal Apartments, responded to this review

We are not for everyone but we offer a good service for a low price. Companies like ryanair do so and they are quite good, no? More

Preston, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We booked these apartments through www.quickrooms.com and got a fantastic rate for booking early. Firstly, when we booked these apartments, it was made very clear at the time of booking that the deal was 'No Cleaning'. Presumably this was to keep the costs low. However, the sheets were changed weekly and the towels several times a week. This worked well... More

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Malaga, Spain
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Just returned from this resort over the xmas period..Haveing stayed there 3 yrs ago we knew it was a Basic resort..However they havnt spent any money on this resort since we were last there..We had broken table, broken and very dirty sofa. sheets that hardly fit the beds and only 1 change of towels in 13 days,,They made the second... More

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elcardonal, Gerente at El Cardonal Apartments, responded to this review

Well where can I start. The guest since day 1 have been incredible with their demands. The bungalows are better than ever and I apologize since you didnt like them this time. You paid lees than 30,00€ per night for 2 adults! We do change towels 2 times per week. If the maid made a mistake 1 time (I dont... More

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8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

We had a 2 bedroom unit. It was spacious and clean, the bed was delightfully firm giving a good nights sleep. The parking at 3 euros extra a night was a useful addition but you could usually park close by much of the time. Reception was helpful and a very good standard fo English. As others had noted this is... More

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Saggart, Dublin, Ireland
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We stayed here in September found it to be a terrible place to stay in over the 2 weeks the towels where only changed 3 times the apartment was not cleaned once, on arrival a note was on the reception door saying that the key was in the post box but it was not and only that the young lady... More

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elcardonal, Director Comercial at El Cardonal Apartments, responded to this review

We are sorry you didnt like our bungalow due to the Spanish guests. Please take in consideration for next time you come to the Islands that we are in Spain. Also, we did change towels 2 times per week as reserved. We did not CLEAN on a daily basis because you pay a lower rate WITHOUT cleaning. If you wanted... More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

couldn't believe the review from the person calling themselves worlddivingtraveller,,I think his review was based all on their dislike of the area rather than the apartments themselves as I have never experienced anything they claim to have,yes,its a quieter area which suits us as we walk to the beach everyday rather than getting the free shuttle bus,the apatments are fully... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Our second home at El Cardonal in Maspalomas. We are provided with a basic, clean,well-equipped bungalow. The owner and his staff are very helpful;nothing too much trouble. We return every year, sometimes twice. Really good value for money. Brian, Southampton, England

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Nearly time to book our annual trip to El Cardonal we have visited to a lot of places over the years but this is the only place that draws you back. It's such a friendly place with visitors from all over Europe everybody talks to each other even though there can sometimes be a language barrier people still communicate and... More

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16 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

I am a little unsure where some of the reviews are from.. they are not the resort I witnessed. It did not start well upon arrival (late afternoon, they had all my flight times), to arrive to discover the entire place was locked up and desolate. Searching around I see could see inside the LOCKED, closed reception was a large... More

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elcardonal, Gerente at El Cardonal Apartments, responded to this review

Cardonal is a great place to stay when you want to rest and stay in a low rate accomodation. We have a 60% of returning guests. Unfortunately, you didnt like the area and on the first night we made a mistake and gave you a key (the oficial receptionist was on holiday so there was another covering) of a NOT... More

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Address: Calle Einstein 4, 35100 Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Maspalomas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Cardonal Apartments 2.5*
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