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Sol Gavilanes

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Urb Playa de Santa Galdana, 07750 Cala Galdana, Minorca, Spain
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Ranked #3 of 9 hotels in Cala Galdana
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice clean hotel kept that way by hard working cleaning staff, idle beach for families .rooms are alittle dated but very clean and Seaview rooms have a lively outlook onto the bay.i would recommend this hotel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

a lovely open air terrace at the top of the hotel gives fantastic views of the cove & beach below, and you can eat here & use the outside bar. the beach is clean & soft & the sea was so warm, very safe & no stones perfect for kids of all ages & it's so close to the hotel... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have just returned from a two week stay at this hotel. We are a family with children aged three, five and fourteen. We stayed in a family room which we requested upon booking and the hotel were excellent at arranging this in time for our arrival. Thanks to them for their efforts. The location is fabulous- a large sweeping... More

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Liskeard, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently returned from our holidays and after initial reservations and wanting to get the next flight home we ended up having a great time and wanted to stay another week. The hotel is situated in a fantastic resort which has a beautiful sweeping bay with beautiful clean, clear water, which is safe for young children. Firstly the hotel rooms... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from a family holiday and had a lovely time at the Sol Gavilanes. first I will start with the good part. The staff are on the whole are very friendly and only too willing to help. The cleaners do a wonderful job with a smile on their face. we used the crèche twice and our four... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a Full board 11 night stay at Sol Gavilanes we had two Superior Sea View Double Rooms for my husband and I and our two sons 19 & 13. The accommodation was amazing clean, spacious, comfortable large beds with soft pillows coupled with an amazing view of Cala Galdana beach and sea. The staff were so welcoming... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ideal to go with kids in a relaxed mood. Excellent food services. Location provides wonderful scenic views from the local bay. Best if you stay on the 2-top floors with a sea view room Internet bad and expensive

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This large hotel is ideally suited to those who want a restful beach holiday. The beach is just yards away and is fabulous. Hotel's food is just brilliant, so much choice, and over a period of a week quite varied. Evening entertainment was a surprisingly good quality. Staff very friendly. Rooms well kept and clean (although a little small for... More

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Tomas M, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Sol Gavilanes, responded to this review

Hello Mark A; First of all thank you very much for sharing with us your impressions about our Hotel, We really appreciate your nice words about our staff and Departments(Activities, Housekeeping, F&B Department..). I will pass all your feedbacks to all of them. Hope to see you in the near future. Kind Regards Tomás Mielgo Pampín Guest Experience Manager More

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I have just returned from a weeks stay in this hotel and we did have an amazing time but I can agree with some of the negative and positive points of the reviews here. The hotel itself and in particular the rooms are of a 3 star standard with a 4 star location/view. On this subject....we had... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second year running we returned to Cala Galdana and the Sol Gavilanes. The hotel, its facilities and location were every bit as good as we remembered. We upgraded from a Family room to two Superior Rooms and weren't disappointed although upon reflected we'd have been as happy to have stayed in a Family room again. The staff... More

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Address: Urb Playa de Santa Galdana, 07750 Cala Galdana, Minorca, Spain
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Location: Spain > Balearic Islands > Minorca > Cala Galdana
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Hotel Class:4 star — Sol Gavilanes 4*
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Sol Gavilanes Cala Galdana, Minorca
Sol Melia Cala Galdana

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The Sol Gavilanes hotel is located next to the sea, right on the Santa Galdana beach, one of the coves with the nicest, finest sand in Minorca, surrounded by extensive gardens and pinewoods. The ideal starting point for hiking tours. Just 200m the shops in Cala Galdana, 15 km from Ciudadela, 24 km from the 18-hole golf course Son Parc, 40 km from Mahón and from the airport.The Hotel is certificated with ISO14001 and EMAS for its Environment program.The Sol Gavilanes is a hotel in Cala Galdana in Menorca which is ideal for families with children thanks to the fun and healthy tips from Lazy Town, a new children’s service found in the Sol hotels. Children will enjoy their vacations as they learn through playing how to eat healthier and play fun sports while also helping them make friends and respect other cultures. Don’t miss a chance to enjoy your next vacations at the Sol Gavilanes!Rooms: 337 rooms with partial sea view or full sea view available at a supplement: 284 doubles, 30 Family rooms with 2 bedrooms+ 2 bathrooms, 9 Family rooms with 2 bedrooms + 1 bathroom 3 Double Panoramic rooms with solarium, 10 Junior Suites and 1 Suite with 100sqm terrace including Bali bed, jacuzzi, outdoor living furniture. Bathrooms with hair-dryer and magnifying mirror. Air-conditioning. Satellite TV with BBC1, BBC2, ITV1. Direct dial phone, Mini-bar Service, Safety deposit box. Terrace. Room service available at meal times.Restaurant and Bars:Restaurant Bellavista, offering amazing sea-views, with a superb hot and cold breakfast, lunch and dinner buffet for guest with half/full board including show-cooking and an Italian Corner with all kinds of noodles and pizzas. Thematic buffets during the week.Restaurant Es Mirador, outdoor terrace buffet with show-cooking (in high season June-September).A la carte Restaurant Macarella, local specialties and with views of Cala Galdana beach, book in advance. Lounge Bar / Terrace Bar with stunning sea views.Services and Facilities:Deck-chair and sunshades on the beach (charge aside). Car rental. Shopping arcade with supermarket and self-service laundry. Outdoor car park (charge aside). Leisure: 2 Swimming pools, one for adults and one for children, surrounded by beautiful gardens with free sun beds and pool towels (deposit, change of towel charge aside). Daytime and evening entertainment program for adults and children. Mini Club (5 - 12 years). Club4 (0 - 4 years, from 15/6-15/9). Children playground. Multi-purpose sports court, ping-pong, shuffleboard and shooting gallery. Cyber Corner and Wifi zone (charges aside), games room, pool tables. Spa with gym (free), sauna, Jacuzzi and massages (charges aside). Diving School. Possibility to practice a wide range of water sports. ... more   less 
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