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Atlantic Sands

La Playa de Tauro, Gran Canaria, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

The first thing I would say is that I have been visiting Gran Canaria for the last few years every April and have learnt that if you go in the days preceding Easter Sunday then you will encounter a lot of the Spanish locals. This was a blessing for us this week (I will explain) but can be intimidating if... More 

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5 Thank Mickeyd76
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Hi well just back home to cold Scotland after a good week in Grancanary spent a week at Atlantic Sands. I read the last reviews on here starting from bad improving all the time. Yes the apartments are out off the main areas but I think the area will be developed as time goes on. The apartments are very good... More 

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5 Thank andy-j-g142
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

The accomodation was actually very nice, very spacious, modern and clean, there was around 50 apartments on the complex, which was on three levels, as you walk through the front door you have the kitchen, then you walk upstairs to the bathroom and first bedroom and then up another flight of stairs to bedroom number 2, From the kitchen you... More 

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7 Thank Dave N
Luton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

Went to the Atlantic Sands with my wife, daughter and 8 year old grandson. We had a mixed but generally disappointing experience. On arrival on Sunday 28 October we were told we had no reservation but were put in an apartment. The next day we were told we had been expected the previous week - although I was shown a... More 

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4 Thank redroger68
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

I've just got back from a week at Atlantic Sands. I went with my 3 children and mum and we all enjoyed ourselves but mainly spent our time away from the accommodation. There are a few points to mention. We arrived at night time. We had hired a car in advance from Plus Car who were a bargain at only... More 

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5 Thank Joanne W
Wellington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

went to atlantic sands tuesday the 16th oct 2012 for a week with my husband and four children and we loved every minute there! very friendly staff and very helpful if we wanted to go into the towns we had a left down and picked up again brillant service!! infact we are missing them all very much!! thankyou guys for... More 

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5 Thank ctb0675
Jersey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Just back from a lovely week at Atlantic Sands. Apartments were modern and very clean and staff very friendly and very very helpful. Resort was quiet and bar opens when there is custom. As a Girls break we had a ball, a car was needed but within 5 mins drive of resort there are some lovely beaches and very good... More 

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3 Thank Karen C
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

7 of us stayed in Atlantic Sands on the 7th Sept to the 14th, our group comprised of all age groups, from 12 years to 70 years old. Beautiful accommodation, excellent facilities great pool and bar area. The kids could play in the pool all day long with no hassle, whilst we could sit in our apartments or lie beside... More 

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3 Thank Amy_Beatson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Apartments very nice and facalities pool etc good, location very poor, be prepared to spend on local taxi or car rental as the local bus stop is 20 minute walk on an unlit road. Also be ready for the sales reps to sell you a holiday package. Ask yourself if its such a good package why is this not sold... More 

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2 Thank Kirkleek
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

arrived on the 12th september , everything seemed ok , apartment really nice at first , found out that the air con didnt work which made for uncomfortable nights , sunbed on balcony broken and awing didnt work , all reported and was told that over 80% of other apartments didnt have air con , however this you could put... More 

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4 Thank alan c
dayim2, Manager at Atlantic Sands, responded to this review

Our resort is a small friendly resort where many families have enjoyed their holidays. Whilst we encourage all our guests to fully enjoy the facilities we have available we do so in the hope that one guests enjoyment doesn’t interfere with another guest’s enjoyment. On several occasions we asked that your children refrain from their constant “dive bombing” into the... More 

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