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Hotel Dos Mares

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ctra. N 340 Km 79.5, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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Ranked #5 of 18 hotels in Tarifa
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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malaga
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the ultimate chill out hotel. Several room types, ie hotel rooms, bunglows with view, without view, sea view and luxury ones with a lounge, i like the sea view bungalows best, they have sheltered terraces with loungers, where you can sit in comfort even on very windy days, - all the bungalows have terraces and loungers. Decoration may... More

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

Just back from a long Bank Holiday weekend at this hotel. Had 2 bungalows, the best for views was Bungalow 35 but 48 was equally good and probably in the middle of summer could prove the quieter option. Wonderful welcoming staff, always willing to help and assist with any queries and directions. We ate Dinner one night at the Hotel... More

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Ottawa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

The hotel is actually about 5 minutes west of Tarifa on the road towards Cadiz. We arrived very late and were able to request a late check out of 2 p.m. at no extra charge. We stayed in a bungalow with a seaview, very close to the on site stables. Huge bathroom and large bedroom. Breakfast was very good, hot... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

The Dos Mares is located along the beach made up mostly of bungalows facing the sea i could not rate this hotel highly enough. The staff could not be more helpful, kind and conciderate we are staying in the most lovely bungalow with our two west highland terriers the staff could not do more. We wanted to and were able... More

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London, England
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Tarifa is a special place and the Dos Mares is a special hotel. However, both are cheap which attracts the wrong crowd at times. The hotel has so much potential given the location but they just don't try hard enough. Service is good which isn't standard for Spanish hotels. There is however one room that is very special but I... More

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Casablanca, Morocco
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

The set up of this hotel is great - great location and it looks nice. But, the service is seriously lacking and it really kind of ruined our stay. We were charged for a crib - 20€ for one night. And then we realized that it was broken. It didn't look hazardous and it was 9:30pm, so we just used... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014 via mobile

Location is fantastic, food is great, atmosphere super. I am a kitesurfer and for this reason I come every year to this hotel to enjoy a fantasitc holiday. The wind can be pretty strong so if you dont like that, it can spoil your stay. Otherwise it's really great. Kitesurfing from right in front of the hotel.

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Aarhus, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Food is very good! service same... 50 m from the beach, great view of the beach from the bar and restaurant. close forrest, mountains. Lots of activities, trekking, mountain biking, very nice beaches. Stable with horses for rent or training within 100m.

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Bedale, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

A fantastic stay in both a bungalow and in one of the hotel bedrooms. Both were excellent. Super breakfast and outlook from the restaurant directly into the beach. The rooms were both clean with fantastic, powerful shower. Our daughter particularly enjoyed the breakfast! We would highly recommend the hotel to others and stay again.

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Marbella, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Just returned from another wonderful 2 night stay. Lovely sea front bungalow. Great atmosphere in the bar by the fire, nice staff, clean rooms. Can't say enough about Dos Mares- it feels like home away from home. Thanks to all and can't wait to get back there.

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Additional Information about Hotel Dos Mares

Also Known As:
Beach Hotel Tarifa
Address: Ctra. N 340 Km 79.5, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
Location: Spain > Andalucia > Costa de la Luz > Tarifa
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Tarifa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Dos Mares 3*
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