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MedPlaya Hotel Santa Monica

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Avda del Turisme 72 - 78, 08370 Calella, Spain
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kiev
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is good, but the walls are very thin, so you could hear all that is happening in a neighbor room. It was unpleasant to hear Russian channels every evening and morning and not to have any alternative (Ukrainian ones). The food was average - not too bad, but not too good. The beach is about 5-7 minutes walk,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

Hotel was ideal for me and my family.Flat screen tvs in the room and the rooms were cleaned daily.Food was varied and of a decent quality compared to other hotels I've stayed in and my 4 year old absolutely loved the entertainment team.Good holiday all round that good I'm booked up again for 2015 😊

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Average hotel rooms very basic food was ok , ok for a base if you're young but wouldn't choose this for a family , unfortunately our room was opposite side of pool and facing a road with trees so a bit of noise and no sun , close to beach and shops so that's something!! I've rated this two stars... More 

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suemedplaya, Guest Relations Manager at MedPlaya Hotel Santa Monica, responded to this review

Dear paul w We are sorry to read that the Hotel Santa Monica did not meet with your expectations when you stayed with us in June of this year. The Hotel Santa Monica in general rates very well with our guests and we are sorry that you do not share this opinion. We hope that in spite of your disappointment... More 

Burntwood, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

these guys realise that a holiday is to be enjoyed, yes the dinner time was very busy but if you go later its quieter, breakfast service was fantastic with a varied choice. a menu in your room would be helpful to both client and hotel as the choice was huge and difficult to select on the hoof, this is not... More 

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Cross Hands, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

A previous visitor has knocked the reputation of this hotel - picking up on things that many others found satisfactory, if not wonderful. On knocking the reputation of this hotel, I would like to point out that for those that found it unsatisfactory, if you want 5 star go to a 5 star. As a 3 star, the Santa Monica... More 

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suemedplaya, Guest Relations Manager at MedPlaya Hotel Santa Monica, responded to this review

Dear Sistermoon1963 Thank you for writing such a comprehensive review of the Hotel Santa Monica in Calella. We are very pleased indeed that you rated all aspects of your stay very highly and that this popular hotel met with, and in many areas exceeded, your expectations. Our staff at the Santa Monica go the extra mile to ensure that our... More 

Wakefield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

we were at this lovely hotel 25 th September for one week. We Had been before but that was 14 yrs ago. All i can say is, this Hotel is lovely what what you pay. We have paid far more for Hotels on Costa Brava that are nowhere near as nice. Its a family hotel. Your made welcome as soon... More 

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suemedplaya, Guest Relations Manager at MedPlaya Hotel Santa Monica, responded to this review

Dear 2tommylee Thank you for taking the time to review your recent holiday with us at the Hotel Santa Monica in Calella. We are very pleased to read that you and your partner had an enjoyable holiday with us and that the hotel ticked all the boxes for you. We are particularly proud of our team at the Santa Monica... More 

Newcastle, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

nice and clean,air con ,good food,friendly staff,two blocks from the beach and bars,what more do you need,loads of good shops cafes and restaruants,good base to visit Barcelona by train,the hotel is about 40min from Gerona airport,and about an hour from Barcelona airport.(by bus)

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CustomerServiceMgr, Guest Relations Manager at MedPlaya Hotel Santa Monica, responded to this review

Dear taxiforkaren Thank you for reviewing your stay with us at the Hotel Santa Monica in Calella We are pleased to read that you and your friends enjoyed your holiday in this popular hotel and hope that we can look forward to welcoming you back again! Kind regards Guest Relations Team Med Playa Hotels More 

Canterbury, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Stayed here end of july for week. One parent family with sen child. Missed our transfer to hotel as miss directed all way along. finally got on a coach after about two hour wait. Driver did'nt call out hotel names on arrival so took chance it was right hotel by pics off internet. Got off and had to heave both... More 

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CustomerServiceMgr, Guest Relations Manager at MedPlaya Hotel Santa Monica, responded to this review

Dear rubystars41 Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us in the Santa Monica last July. We are sorry to hear that you had various problems during your holiday, some of which relate to the hotel and others over which the hotel has no influence. The Hotel Santa Monica is a popular hotel in Calella and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

the hotel itself was fine for a 3*** , couldnt despute it ,it was clean ,helpful staff , and the food was average. for what we paid for a 4 night stay all inclusive it was good value, even the austrians and hungarians, who were present for the oktoberfest , certainly enjoyed it...i would visit this hotel again on a... More 

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CustomerServiceMgr, Guest Relations Manager at MedPlaya Hotel Santa Monica, responded to this review

Dear John H Thank you for your comments on the Hotel Santa Monica in Calella We are pleased to read that you and your partner enjoyed your short break in the Costa de Barcelona and hope that we can welcome you back to this hotel or one of our other Med Playa Hotels in Mainland Spain on future occasions Kind... More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

4 of us stayed here for 10 days sep/oct and we all enjoyed the experience, right from checking in we found everyone so friendly and helpful. The food was the biggest surprise for a 3 star there was plenty of choice and it was well cooked and presented. We did hear people moaning about the food but wonder if even... More 

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CustomerServiceMgr, Guest Relations Manager at MedPlaya Hotel Santa Monica, responded to this review

Dear LornaNorfolk Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us at the popular Hotel Santa Monica. We are pleased to read that the Santa Monica ticked all the boxes for you andyour friends and very much hope that we can look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us again on future occasions. Kind... More 

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