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Playacartaya Spa Hotel

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C/ Diego de Almagro, No 1 | Urb. Nuevo Portil, 21450 Cartaya, Spain
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Car hire at this hotel is a definite requirement due to the busy road outside and lack of pavements at both ends leading to El Rompido and El Portil. English travellers should either brush up on your Spanish or avoid it at all costs. Staff at the hotel were noticably favouring Spanish guests and ignoring us at the reception.We only... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice rooms, clean and nice spot. Improvements: variety of the food, opening hours of the restaurants, price of beverages and the use of the SPA. A four star hotel should have a free spa. Even if you have a voucher you can only use it once and kids are only allowed in the morning, not pleasant at all. Nice policy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I've stayed in the hotel during June and it was great, the hotel is very big, has alot to offer, the pool is very good and they have a heated pool below the hotel, also in front of the hotel you have the beach, the only downside is you need the car to get to El portil "centre", but the... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacartaya Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, It is a pleasure for us to know that your stay in our hotel as pleasant as you indicate. Your comment makes us feel proud of the work done on a daily basis, with the only aim of satisfying the needs of our guests. We stay in your entire disposal and hope that you return to visit us... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Overall a good family holiday. Could have been a great one ... Pros: - Pools, slides and spa - simply phenomenal quantity and variety; - Many, if not most of the rooms, have nice views; - Bathrooms a very generous size with separate bath and large shower; - Good proximity to Seville (1hr15), Tavira in Algarve (1hr) and nice local... More 

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