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Areca Hotel

4.0 of 5 C/ Limon, 2 | Torrellano, 03320 Elche, Spain
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Last night of our hols and we booked at the last minute, Room clean and well set out but I could not sleep because of the traffic noise. Breakfast for 7 euros per person was v. expensive and the coffee machine did oot work & only made cold coffee. El Plantio had much better breakfast so we would not stay... More 

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Daniel A, Director General at Areca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are really sorry that you could not rest properly. Although we think that our rooms are correctly insulated from the outter noise, it could happen that is not enough for some of our clients. In that case, I would suggest to take a room facing to the other part of the hotel, which is much more quite.... More 

Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is very 5 min drive away from the Alicante terminal which is very convenient if you are travelling or working there. The hotel is situated in the town of Torrellano with bars and supermarkets nearby but not many attractive options for the demanding traveller. Alicante city is only 20 min away by taxi offering plenty of options for... More 

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Daniel A, Director General at Areca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you very much for your comments. As the new General Manager of the hotel, I agree that the breakfast needs to be improved. That's why we are now working on that. I am sure that, in your next visit, once we have our new breakfast ready, you can enjoy our new products available. Should you have any... More 

Albanchez
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is situated within a10 minute drive of the airport. The staff are friendly and speak English. The rooms are clean and furnished simply but with everything that is required for an overnight stay. There is a pleasant bar that has a selection of snacks, or needing something more substantial the restaurant has a very reasonable menu. We would... More 

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Daniel A, Director General at Areca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you very much for your comments. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you once again in a near future. In the meantime, we remain With best regards Hotel Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Booked hotel because it was close to airport & car return. Hotel receptionist very helpful. room was clean, comfortable but the shower tray did o/flow and was very slippery. Breakfast was all the normal things which was well presented and plentiful. Receptionist recommended two tapas bars of which we went El Cortijillo 5mins away very good and at a reasonable... More 

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Daniel A, Director General at Areca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, First of all, we really appreciate the trust in our hotel and your positive comments with regards to your recent stay in the hotel. It's really pleasant for us to know that you felt comfortable and reached your expectations. We are continously working to improve every day and do the best for our customers. We look forward to... More 

London
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11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Stayed at the hotel after arriving late into Alicante airport (and also the night before our early flight out) and this is a decent airport hotel. There is very little to do around the hotel though (it was a bit like a ghost town), so recommend the 20 minute drive into central Alicante if you are looking for somewhere for... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Arriving at Alicante airport at night so stayed over before returning to airport next morning to pick up hire car. Tried to contact hotel by e-mail but no reply so had to book via Late Rooms. Taxi from airport costs €11 and takes 5 minutes. Next morning took hotel shuttle back to airport costing €5 for for us both. Double... More 

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Ellon, Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

Booked by company entertaining us on overseas trip for last night before flight home. Public areas and rooms of good standard, bit of a 'wobbly' shower tray floor, but not a problem. Restaurant nice, food OK. Handy shuttle bus to airport but needed air con. Recommended for airport stay.

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Rossendale UK
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5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Perfectly clean smart modern hotel . Very good value. Picked it because we a were arriving late almost midnight at Alicante airport . Taxi 12 euros from airport which was very steep because it's only about 1.5 km. I think we were ripped off. Reception man was ok. We asked about the swimming pool for the next day he said... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Very lovely hotel 5 mins away from airport by bus which you can get just outside the hotel.i travelled with my husband and kids kids (4&1 ) we booked the family room which turned out to be two joined rooms so there was lots of spaces wad it was very quite though th other room smelt of cigarette smoke it... More 

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Rudolfstetten, Switzerland
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108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

If you fly early in the morning from Alicante or arrive late and do not wish to search for your hotel in Alicante or elsewhere, this hotel is excellent for such a stopover. Small rooms, but clean.Very helpful and friendly staff. Free parking and free wifi (although a bit slow). Breakfast early from 7 am (if you fly early that... More 

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Address: C/ Limon, 2 | Torrellano, 03320 Elche, Spain
Location: Spain > Valencian Country > Alicante Province > Costa Blanca > Elche
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Areca Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 68
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