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Hotel Kaktus Playa

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Calle Gaudi 8, 08370 Calella, Spain
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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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Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Located roughly 10 minutes away from the railway station which connects you with such cities as Barcelona and Girona, and simultaneously being within 5 minutes reach from the beach, this hotel certainly is more than one would expect from 3* hotel. Its geographical location within Calella was also great, as the main restaurants' and shopping street was only few minutes... More 

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Grup-Florida-Hotels, Director General at Hotel Kaktus Playa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we are so happy to read your comments and see that you had a great holidays with your family at our hotel. We wanted to let you know that if you want to have WIFI at your room, we recommend you the Privilege Rooms that include a lot of services for a very good price. Maybe next time... More 

Paddock Wood, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought this hotel was well worth the money. The pool area is peaceful and never crowded. The hotel is clean and bright and the staff work so hard. The rooms are cleaned everyday and swimming toŵels are provided. There is a good choice of fresh food and both bar areas are really pleasant. It is a calm hotel in... More 

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Grup-Florida-Hotels, Director General at Hotel Kaktus Playa, responded to this review

Dear Louise, thanks for choosing our hotel. We appreciate very much your comments and we are very happy that you like the hotel and the area so much. The Hotel Kaktus Playa Team work hard to make the holidays of our guests something special, relaxed and beutiful. Is very nice to hear that you will come back and it will... More 

Sevenoaks
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

My room was very drab - and basic - with thin walls ( hear the words from the TV next door) - but over the 3 nights I realised it was a much better deal than others locally. The reception staff were helpful and the dining room has a very good buffet.

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GrupFloridaHotels, Director General at Hotel Kaktus Playa, responded to this review

Dear Jane, We are glad to contact you and at the same time we want to thank you for choosing our hotel for your visit in Calella. We would also like to express our gratitude for your nice comments about our staff and our buffet. We apologise that you heard the TV next door. Please next time, let us know... More 

Stoke
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Have just got back from visiting Calella. We arrived at approx 1am and check in could not have been easier, we handed over passports, given room key and off we went, everything else waited until morning. The transfer is approx an hour from Barcelona airport, we were lucky enough to be the first drop off. Rooms are very basic, two... More 

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GrupFloridaHotels, Director General at Hotel Kaktus Playa, responded to this review

Dear Emma, We are glad to contact you and at the same time we want to thank you for choosing our hotel for your Mediterranean holiday. We would also like to express our gratitude for your comments. Thanks for the information about the things you didn't find 100% correct, as this has allowed us to improve them right away. The... More 

Newport, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

nine of us relatives went to Calella for 4 days staying at hotel Kaktus playa for my Granddaughter's 18th birthday, we arrived at about 11am and was shown straight to our rooms which were very clean and nicely decorated, we were very pleasantly surprised to find 3 beach towels as well as bathroom towels for us to use (never found... More 

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Dundalk, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Fabulous hotel, pool area is really quaint staff couldn't be anymore helpful,stayed on a b&b basis and dined in the hotel most evenings any amount of choice and great value.Ideal location for anybody interested in doing ironman Barcelona.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Internet is not so good and some of the expected services were additionally charged (refrigirator, safe, wifi).. otherwise great place. Reasturant was suprisingly good, especially dinner. Open pool is also nice.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

First time at this hotel after staying at others for 10 years and wish we had tried it earlier. Couldn't fault the food or service from any of the staff as although some only spoke little english(we were in Spain) always did their best to help and were always polite and greeted you whenever they saw you. Entertainment every night... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I have no idea why everybody called this hotel "excellent, cleany, good price etc." First impression - the old man at the reception, really unplesant and speaking english not very well... Hereinafter referred to in points - strange smell in the room every day - minibar available only for money and the safe too (in 3* hotel???) - really uncomfortable... More 

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Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Have spent lovely family vacation at this hotel in July 2014. Hotel has good location, all nececcary amenities. Advantages- helpful and pleasant staff ( especially reception), high quality of food ( closer to 4 stars than 3 stars), night shows. Disadvantages - there is no baby area.

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