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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Avda. de Italia, 6, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Ranked #14 of 140 hotels in Playa del Ingles
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room is really big, large balcony with splendid view. Wide choices of food, great taste. Wine was too simple, so we bought one in nearest shop, that just on other side of the road. Only 5 minutes of walk to ocean. Bus station is located towards hotel. I liked staying here.

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Wales
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After facing a horrible UK winter and a hectic few months of work, my partner and I were both in need of a relaxing, sunshine filled break. We wanted to just unwind for a few days, soak up the sun and stay at a hotel that offered a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere. Thanks to the previous reviews on this site... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Just returned from another wonderful holiday staying at the Escorial in Playa Del Ingles. Yet again found the staff to be as pleasant and helpful as they could be. Food was still to the standard as i expected with enough choice that you should be able to find something that you can eat, even if you are fussy. As all... More

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scotland
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56 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

This is our 2nd time at the Escorial...The hotel yet again was spotless, Room comfortable with large balconies, The food and drink faultless. They have also upgraded all the rooms with flat screen tv's with over 70 channels available inc sky movies mtv etc. My only grumble from last trip was the entertainment available they had at night but they... More

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London
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27 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

My wife and I have just returned from a successful short stay at the Escorial. In many ways this was more a 4-star than a 3-star hotel. The rooms are quite large and well laid out, with two large singles placed side by side, but even with that there is plenty of leg room for two adults. The balcony is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

We have stayed half-board in Escorial hotel for 2 weeks, end of September, with our 1 year old daughter. Room: was large enough to fit even the baby bed, leaving us enough space to move. The balcony was big, facing the bus station. We didn’t use the air conditioning and we didn’t really feel the need to have it. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Hotel Escorial is a good hotel that delivers value for money. The rooms are spacious with basic furniture and, very nice, a fridge including freezing compartment. The changing of the towels is confusing: we didn't get any clean ones for 3 days, referring to the environmental policy, and then clean towels every day. You pay extra for airconditioning but we... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Good quality hotel in great location on the edge of Playa del Ingles , quiet location but had the option of walking 5-10 minutes to the busy parts, which consisted of three centres- Irish centre-very expensive drinks, Kasbah - mixture of bars with good entertainment and the gay Yumbo centre where you see all sorts!, Sparkles bar well worth a... More

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Merthyr Tydfil
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Had a cracking two weeks at this hotel in August with my wife and 2 children aged 15 & 12, and our two oldest children aged 20yrs. Stayed at the Hotel Eugenia Victoria (EV) sister hotel last year, and at first arriving wished we'd stayed there again. Thankfully after a few days we settled in, and realised that we’d made... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

The hotel is very good for a 3*. The Spa is not paid and can be used free of charge. the location is the BUT. If you want to go to the beach, you have to climb up and down about 10 flights of stairs located in a very steep slope. Not advised for elder people with leg problems. Otherwise,... More

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Also Known As:
Escorial Hotel
Escorial Playa Del Ingles
Escorial Hotel Playa Del Ingles
Escorial Playa Del Ingles, Gran Canaria
Address: Avda. de Italia, 6, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Gran Canaria, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Playa del Ingles
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Playa del Ingles
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Escorial 3*
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