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Placida de Mar

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Lisboa, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Ranked #85 of 140 hotels in Playa del Ingles
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This place has lots of positives the main one being it's location it's only a 5 minute wallk to the Yumbo and to the start of the dunes. The supermarket is very close by as well. The resort was very quiet and nothing was too much trouble for the staff.The rooms do need a re-paint but the owners have only... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Travelled and stayed here in January 2013. I looked at the comments about the doors. Our doors did close, with a little effort, but we didn't experience any issues with crime. They're not quite as close to the Yumbo as they say, but only a 10 minute walk. The bungalows themselves, were great, as was the manager looking after the... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

I stayed here end of October 2012. I'll start with the positives. Its in a good location beside Cita centre, you can get the bus from the airport which drops you off at the top of the street for 3 euro, so very handy to get to. It's also quite close to the beach, the apartments themselves are modern and... More

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Just returned from a week in GC staying at Placida Mar ! The location is great within walking distance of the beach, Yumbo and Supermarket. Phil and Atienne were great and really helpful and sorted out our transfers. The rooms were cleaned 5 of the 7 days and the apartments are more mordern than other Playa Del Ingles places I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2012

I stayed in this resort last week, it's very different to most other Gran Canaria resorts in it's modern styling and finish, the resort has a real luxury feel to it. The rooms are modern, spacious and very clean. The location is great, close to both the beach and the shops (Yumbo, Cita etc) I will certainly be staying here... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

I am the CEO of Amro Worldwide - a British gay & lesbian travel specialist. I stayed in Placida Mar last weekend to experience what it was like as a new gay resort. Two things stick in mind Firstly the external appearance of the resort clad in a grey tile looks much more upmarket than the traditional white washed or... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011 via mobile

We were due to stay at a complex called Club Mancha Sanctum and on arrival we were unable to gain access to the complex and told that our booking was not valid. We had booked with Mantrav in the UK and they were unable, and unwilling to help us. We spent the first night in our car and the next... More

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Placida M, Director of Sales at Placida de Mar, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments and our first Review since taking over management of Placida Mar on 1st November 2011. We're proud to have been able to rescue your holiday and we look forward to welcoming you back to Placida Mar in the near future! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2010

I stayed at this small development of nine single story apartments in October 2010. The location is excellent, 5 minutes from the Yumbo shopping centre and two minutes from the beech boardwalk. The apartment was very clean with a tidy layout. Small development recently refurbished. Quiet and suitable for the independent traveller. Nice pool and surrounds to relax. Enough beds... More

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Additional Information about Placida de Mar

Also Known As:
Placida De Mar Playa Del Ingles, Gran Canaria
Address: Calle Lisboa, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Playa del Ingles
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
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Ranked #85 of 140 hotels in Playa del Ingles
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Placida de Mar 1.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Placida Mar is a 9 suite complex.Each suite is equipped with modern fittings and decor, with newly refitted bathrooms.There is a large communal pool and separate plunge pool.The complex is under new management - effective 1st November 2011 and now operates as a Gay Men Only property, which is also clothing optional. ... more   less 
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