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Hotel Merlin Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   El Jable 36, 38678 Callao Salvaje, Tenerife, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2009
mrst123 Lancashire
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  • Service
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Surrey/Hants border
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Really sad to see this hotel empty and unloved. It's such a nice area, it's a real shame that nobody has bought and given it a new lease of life. We poked our head around the gate to the pool area (what was it they said about curiosity?) and noticed it has been colonised by cats, so at least it's... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Am currently staying nearby and unfortunately the Merlin has been left to wrack and ruin. It's been looted and vandalised as there's no security. Shame. Doesn't look great for this lovely area but it doesn't bring it down. I'm intrigued by the place and would love to sneak in and look around. The gate is open....

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2009

My family and friends, (40+ people) adults teenagers, youngsters all stayed in the Merlin for 10days (5-15th August 2009) for my sisters 40th birthday. The hotel was mainly in good condition but some steps and plaster needing repair. All the rooms I saw were exceptionally clean and plenty of towels (the only reason beds weren't made on one occasion, was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2009

it is fair to say this hotel is looking a little dated, but what the hay for what we spent, how could we complain. we decided to go back again as we enjoyed it when it was called the ocean club, and we love tenerife. rooms still very clean, staff very pleasant, and despite the fact that they were aware... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2009

Just got back from a stay at the Merlin, and I guess this will be one of the last reviews, seen as it closed down while we were there!! Staff were given their notice as we arrived! Beware anyone who has already booked, as the Merlin is now well & truely closed so you won't be staying where you have... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2009

Resort was very quiet but hotel wasn't, plenty to keep you entertained if you wanted to be, weather was glorious, padded sunbeds, quiet pool and larger pool with games etc, staff friendly but overworked, food ok, you wouldn't go hungry but wouldn't put on any weight either!! Room was clean and space enough for 2, no more. Entertainment room was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2009

just got back from the merlin resort hotel and i was pleased with it . the hotel was always kept clean the staff nice the entertainment was fab thanks to van he is the man he always gose out of his way for you. i went al inclusive had plenty to drink as much as you like the food was... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2009

Can I just say not one for writing bad reviews but just got back from Merlin Resort yesterday after 7 nights, with my husband and two young children. Weather fantastic but this hotel as seen better days, very old fashioned and could do with a total re-vamp! The pool itself is fine apart from the fact the blue paint comes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2009

My Partner & 2 Year old daughter have just got back from the Merlin Resort and had an absolutely brilliant time, if anyone can find a better all inclusive hotel for £325 - £375pp then i'd like to see it, the rooms are clean, the pool is great and the entertainment is 2nd to none, Van the entertainer deserves some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2009

Hotel is excellent didnt want to come home. Entertainment food and rooms are great. Rooms are all clean and clean towels every day except friday and sundays. I cant fault anything about this hotel. Van is the nicest person ever he made our holiday always something to entertain people. I am a fussy eater but always found something to eat.... More 

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Address: El Jable 36, 38678 Callao Salvaje, Tenerife, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > Tenerife > Callao Salvaje
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Merlin Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Hotel Merlin Callao Salvaje
Ocean Club Tenerife
Hotel Merlin Resort Tenerife/Callao Salvaje, Canary Islands

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