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IFA Catarina

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Avenida de Tirajana 1, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just arrived home from spending a week at this hotel. The hotel doesn't have a striking appearance from the outside, but I could not fault the service, friendliness of the staff, the cleanliness of the hotel and room , efficiency of service we received, and how well organised the running of the hotel is. As far as the food and... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Everything about the holiday was great. The food was amazing and the staff were very friendly and always put the guests first. The room was nice and clean. Really good value for money and I will be returning to this hotel.

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and many thanks for sharing your experience. We are very happy that you enjoyed the stay at the IFA Catarina and we wish to welcome you soon. With "sunny" regards and hasta pronto.... Enrique Giersberg Hotel Manager More 

Hertfordshire
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were travelling to Gran Canaria to visit a friends new bar nearby Westfalia. We looked at hotels local to the bar and their ratings and decided on the Catarina. We had a few reservations as it appeared the hotel was geared mainly to the large German visitor group. How wrong we were. Everything about the hotel was fantastic from... More 

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

We are very pleasede that you had an amazing stay and that you enjoyed most of our services. Many thanks for the time taken for you motivating comment and we thanks also for recommending the IFA Catarina. We wish to welcome you again maybe this season and wish you a great time. With "sunny" regards and hasta pronto... Enrique Giersberg... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went away with 9 adults, 3 children and 2 babies. The rooms was clean and as I expected. They was cleaned daily by the maid service which was brilliant. The hotel kindly put all of us as requested over looking the pool. It was noisy but we wanted to see what was going on. They also put our 5... More 

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and many thanks for the time taken for your comment. We are very glado you and all the party did enjoy the stay and could be all together almost at any time. We hope to welcome all of you again at the IFA Catarina and please let us know your favorite room numbre. We will for... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely hotel with excellent facilities.The all inclusive facility was readily available and there were always lots of staff to ensure service was prompt. The staff are lovely and go out of their way to be polite and get to know you which gives this hotel a personal touch. The location is great for a walk on the... More 

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and many thanks for sharing your great experience at the IFA Catarina even with trouble with our WiFi system. We hope to offer in the next months a better speed. We would be happy to welcome you again at the IFA Catarina and wish you a nice time. With "sunny" regards and hasta la vista...... More 

Vaxholm, Sweden
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent easter at the Ifa Catarina hotel and had a wonderful time, nice clean room. Friendly and helpfull staf, good and plenty of food. The garden and poolarea was great always a spot with a sunchair in the larg garden. A nice pond with waterlillys, treas, birds and umbrellas. Activitys IF you feel like it. How ever the fre... More 

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

We are very happy that you have enjoyed your stay at the IFA Catarina even with a slow WiFI due to some technical problems with internet on the hotel area. We have already solved the problem and we do hope to offer optic fiber in next months. We would be very glad to welcome you again and once booked the... More 

Old Colwyn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just spent a week all inclusive at the Hotel Catarina. It's an excellent hotel with friendly staff. The food was plentiful and varied. Could not fault any aspect of the hotel. Free sun beds and mattresses. Rooms cleaned every day with optional towel change.

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egiersbergICA, Gerente at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

We are very happy that you enjoyed not only the stay also the friendly staff as well as the plentiful food. We hope to welcome you next season and we wish you a nice Spring time. With sunny regards and hasta pronto... Enrique Giersberg Hotel Manager More 

Wallingford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first impressions of the hotel were how clean and tidy it was, reception extremely accommodating and our room was clean, tidy and modern and the bathroom probably the best for a hotel in this price range, our rooms were cleaned and tidied daily. The swimming pool is very large with a jacuzzi attached at one end. The pool does... More 

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

Many thanks for your large comment and many thanks for the time taken. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the IFA Catarina and we would be very happy to welcome you again. We wish you a nice Spring time and remain, with best & sunny regards, Enrique Giersberg Hotel Manager More 

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48 reviews 48 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect location for beach and nightlife playa de ingles is a 10 min walk along promanade maspolomas 1 hour stroll along the dunes 1 end to the other Food great but never hot Snacks are great in pool bar 11 till 3 Drinks free flowing Rooms are ample with great showers Air con works well Always cleaned every day Free... More 

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay as well as the sorroundings and are cvery happy of your recommendations that will help other visitors. We would be very glad to welcome you next season and remain, with best regards and hasta pronto... Enrique Giersberg Hotel Manager More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently stayed at the hotel on all inclusive basis and in my experience this does not live up to my 4 star expectations. On arrival ouside, reception areas and lobby bar are very good and give a good initial impresstion. Althougth when requested I was informed no porterage for my luggage was available. Rooms and bathrooms are of agood size... More 

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina, responded to this review

Many thanks for tour review and we are very sorry we did not meet your expectations. It is very important you check all available information to avoid any surprises. We thanks also for the time taken for your comment and we hope you consider Gran Canaria for tyour next holidays. With best retards, Enrique Giersberg Hotel Manager More 

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