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Hotel San Carlos

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   c/ Solsones 19-21 | Urbanització Mas Buscà, 17480 Roses, Spain
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Ranked #29 of 36 Hotels in Roses
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014
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    3 of 5 stars
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Stuttgart, Germany
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81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

So when we checked into the hotel, we were directed to the elevators, which were not working. So we carried our own bags up the stairs and found our room. We tried to turn on the Air Conditioning, but it did not work. We thought it might be due to the sliding door not being fully closed, but we checked,... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The hotel has gained the 4* status probabley due to the facilities, no problem with the hotel,staff and rooms clean. For a 4* hotel I would have expected shower gel and shampoo with soap in the bath room but no, 2sachets of shampoo and a small soap was what we got, the same as shearings hotels and they do not... More 

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

A one night stay as a stop over before driving back to the UK and from reading the previous reviews I was concerned, but the sat nav directions were correct and we arrived with no problems. We had decided to get there early and get some sun and make use of the pool, arrived at 15.00 and was checked into... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We are staying in the hotel at present and we are disappointed to the point of tears. We booked after seeing the pictures on their website. On arrival we got a terrible green room, with a mouldy bathroom and a small terrace that overlooks the entrance roof and the road on the side. After speaking to reception, they gave us... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

First off, this is not a 4 star hotel. Despite what their website says. And the usual booking sites say, this is no 4* hotel. They told me that they lost that status is May and are "working towards" regaining it. Let´s leave aside the economy with the truth on their website shall we? And say instead that, if they... More 

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San Carlos R, Owner at Hotel San Carlos, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all thanks for taking your time in expressing your opinion and sharing your stay at our hotel. I like to begin saying that it is really difficult to deal with opinions like yours and not sound evasive. However, I will try. I am M.Lluïsa the owner of the hotel and I work dayly with the hotel... More 

Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovskaya obl., Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

I`ve spent here 2 weeks with my husband and daughter (3 years). We liked practically everything - interior, the level of the comfort, servise, landscape. Two outdoor swimming pools (one small for children and one 30/15, my daughter prefered big one) and one indoor (it was opened when it was raining or strong wind), not big but confortable enough. Staff... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

My cousin and I booked this hotel for a last minute holiday..... It is tucked down a side road and hard to find at first (but that is because the transfer company were rubbish - not the place!). On arrival we were greeted by the friendliest doorman who helped us into the lift. The room is perfectly fine, our room... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011

We stayed in this hotel for 6 days. The swimming pool was great. The furniture in the rooms is indeed very oldfashioned and our beds were separate... The food is not really great, not much variation, many fried food, bad serving system (you have to wait in line untill the waiter scans your roomkey, than you have to pay for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2010

We stayed in this hotel for 8 nights with two young children and also had another room for our parents. The rooms were very small and the beds worn out. we were on the 2nd floor with a good view of the swimming pool but the railings on the balconies didn't look secure enough for our two young kids. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2010

Stayed here for two nights. Situated in quiet residential area about 5 minutes from Central Roses/Rosas. Large, free, convenient carpark. Reception friendly, but full payment required in advance along with deposit for using phone and for TV remote-control. Very clean, huge pool and surrounds kept very clean and tidy. Outside poolside bar good service and reasonable prices. Room was large... More 

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Address: c/ Solsones 19-21 | Urbanització Mas Buscà, 17480 Roses, Spain
Location: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Girona > Costa Brava > Roses
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel San Carlos 4*
Number of rooms: 110
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Hotel San Carlos Roses, Spain - Costa Brava
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#6 Luxury Hotel in Roses

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