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Hotel Alea

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Jose Ma Cuadrado, 4, 07600 El Arenal, Majorca, Spain (Formerly Catalonia Alea Hotel)
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Ranked #2 of 49 hotels in El Arenal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lesley F Grangemouth, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Grangemouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived back on the 6th July after a very nice week here. This is a smallish hotel which was full of Germans and Spaniards with only one other English speaking couple, but don't let this put you off unless you desperately need other British company. Our room was on the small side but had everything we needed with a large... More

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Fife, Scotland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We left this hotel today after a short stay - British couple with 2 year old girl. Before the stay we were concerned about provisions for our child, such as wanting a cot bed rather than a single adult bed. We sent a note via expedia.co.uk and were reassured that our request was being dealt with with a welcoming reply.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Depending on what you want, this seems to be a decent hotel with good value for money. We stayed for two nights in June as part of a bigger group for a wedding, so spent very little time at the pool or in the surrounding areas. The rooms are big enough but the air conditioning was very poor, it barely... More

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We stayed at the Hotel in August, 2013. When we arrived early so our room was not ready and we were offered some margaritas by the pool and we could lock our bags. The staff was very friendly, especially there was a young girl who helped us a lot with car renting and other information, she spoke several languages, like... More

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Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

The hotel was among the cheapest packages offered by Russian travel operators to Arenal, but it turned out quite decent. Clean, in a quiet area, food choice was ok and varied over the week, and the receptionists were very helpful. It's on a hill, so I wouldn't recommend it to people with health problems, but overall it's good value for... More

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Administradors, Luabay Team at Hotel Alea, responded to this review

Dear Galina, thank you for being our guests and writing this review about your stay. It is really nice to know that you enjoyed your holidays and liked our hotel’s cleanliness and the staff’s friendliness. We would love to welcome you as our guests again on another occasion. More

Lithuania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

We stayed in this hotel in the begining of this October. The hotel itself we liked very much, because it is so peaceful and quiet at night - wouldnt believe it in Arenal. Unfortunatly a bit far from the sea. That steep hill "to climb " while returning to the hotel is killing your legs when you stay there longer.... More

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Administradors, Luabay Team at Hotel Alea, responded to this review

Dear guests, thank you very much for choosing our hotel and taking the time to write this review about your stay with us. It is great to know that you were satisfied with the hotel facilities in general and your room and enjoyed our staff’s friendliness. We are very sorry that you fell ill while staying with us but can... More

Trnava
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

hotel Alea is great choice if you compare the price and what you get. Clean modern hotel after reconstruction of the rooms. From outside hotel doesnt look good simple style el arenal, but the room are perfect, new clean, big bathrooms. great and kind recepcionist. food wow for 3*!! breakfast perfect and for the dinner they changed every evening and... More

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Administradors, Luabay Team at Hotel Alea, responded to this review

Dear Silwya, thank you very much for choosing our hotel and taking the time to write this review. It is great to know that you were satisfied with your room, the food we offer and our staff’s friendliness and therefore enjoyed a great stay at our hotel. We will pass your praise to our staff and are looking forward to... More

Bucharest, Romania
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51 reviews 51 reviews
28 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

We've spend 5 days in the Hotel Alea. We were a bit sceptical before arriving due to the good price and the things heard about the hotels in El Arenal. But I must say that the Hotel Alea proved to be exactly what we were looking for: a good comfortable hotel, far from the crazyness but within walking distance to... More

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Administradors, Luabay Team at Hotel Alea, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are glad to know Hotel Alea provided exactly what you needed and that you enjoyed your holidays in Mallorca very much. Thank you for your suggestions about our breakfast buffet, we apologize that you find it repetitive and we hope that didn’t spoil your holidays. We will be glad to welcome you again. More

Netherlands
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142 reviews 142 reviews
58 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

This hotel has the nerve to cancel a reservation, 4 days prior to arrival. I can only guess, but a 5 night stay is commercially not interesting enough? By Spanish law, overbooking is a criminal act, and I have already set things in motion to address them to this, as they did not respond to the WHY of the overbooking.... More

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Administradors, Team Luabay at Hotel Alea, responded to this review

Dear guest, we apologize for the occupancy problems we had, in such situations we always try to find the best solution for our guests offering them a hotel in the same category or higher, we realize that this, sometimes, might not be good enough for our guests and we would like to take this chance to apologize once again. More

Porto, Portugal
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2011

I went to Mallorca on 12 September 2011 and this hotel was my home for 7 nights and 8 days. First I've to say that I've paid 337€ for the Flight+Transfers+Hotel (Half Board). With this in mind I just can say positive things about my holidays. The hotel is located in the end of a road and it's quiet and... More

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Alea08, Director at Hotel Alea, responded to this review

We thank you very much for your opinions. I am very sorry not to have answered your e-mails but unfortunatelu we have not recived any. Probably you have the wrong e-mail. It is not allowed to enclose any e-mail in Tripadvisor but you can get from the LUABAY HOTELS WEB. We allways tried to please our clients and I personally... More

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Address: Jose Ma Cuadrado, 4, 07600 El Arenal, Majorca, Spain (Formerly Catalonia Alea Hotel)
Location: Spain > Balearic Islands > Majorca > El Arenal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alea 3*
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Also Known As:
Hotel Catalonia Alea
Hotel Alea El Arenal, Majorca

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