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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everything was as reviewed many times, Staff - excellent, smiling and helpful Rooms - well equipped, some (only some) front side rooms on 5th floor and below could have limited panoramic sea view by trees Paid Wifi - out of date Food - extremely wide choice but nothing really fancy Pool - suprising that pool is 10 storeys above the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a memorable buffet meal at this fabulous restaurant..... the food was terrific and the situation overlooking the bay was utterly outstanding! Service was terrific...... but the views....... to die for!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Choose this hotel as me and my family used to have very good experiences with Melia chain...Booked 8 nights with my wife and our little daughter , ended up leaving after 2 and a serious bill. Upon arrival you're welcomed by the impressive lobby situated on top of a cliff. The view on cala galdana is great and the place... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed (family of 5, 3 kids 10, 7 and 22 months) in a family room in the Sol Gavilanes in mid July. This is a great hotel for families with family rooms which are essentially 2 rooms joined together. An added bonus is these rooms have 2 bathrooms also which we found extremely helpful. The rooms are very clean... More

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

Hello Karen B; First of all thank you very much for sharing with us your impressions about our hotel, these, help us to improve our Customer Service. We appreciate your words about some of our Departments, our main aim is to exceed all our guest´s expectations. Hope to see you in the close future. Kind Regards Tomás Mielgo Pampín Guest... More

London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you once again Sol Gavilanes - another great stay. All as good as we remembered following a previous stay. Lots of positives - the setting is amazing - the staff good - food is decent without being luxury - kids very well looked after by friendly and enthusiastic staff when they went to kids club - always incredibly clean.... More

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

Hello whiskies 8; First of all thank you very much for letting us know your impressions about our hotel.We appreciate your nice words about our staff, we know that they are one of our strengths. Every year we try to improve our facilities in other to meet all our guest´s expectations. Hope to see you soon here again at Sol... More

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent 11 day stay here with our 4 & 2 year old. Staff are incredibly friendly & helpful. Extra pillows & room safe were attended to immediately. Exceptional cleanliness everywhere. We used mini club 3 times which was free. My children wanted to go back. In fact all the entertainment staff were excellent. Night time hotel entertainment in not really... More

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

Hello Lisa K; Thank you very much for sharing with us your impressions about our hotel. We really appreciate your nice words about our staff and Departments, we know that they really do a hard work. Would a be a pleasure for us to see you again here at Sol Gavilanes. Kind Regards Tomás Mielgo Pampín Guest Experience Manager More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's the perfect place to stay a week with the family. The beach is just perfect, with crystalline turquoise waters. The restaurant at terrace has a beautiful view of sunset while you are dinning. Food is really good. We have repeated for two years and I thing we will do it again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked one of the rooms with a partial view of the beach and had requested a high floor. We got just that and had a great view of Cala Galdana and the beach so did not regret not having booked one with a full beach view. The room was a bit dated but fine and the bathroom seemed to... More

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found the Hotel not to be as good as I'd heard. Whilst I accept that there wasn't an All Inclusive option, I feel that the prices of everything from Beach Towels & Sun-beds, to having a Glass of Drinking water with the Evening Meal, was simply in excess of what I've found to be the case elsewhere!

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from our 7th stay at the Sol Gavilanes. The hotel lounge has been refurbished and is very contemporary and trendy. Some of the rooms have been upgraded, however we stayed in one of the extremely spacious family rooms which I believe will be refurbished aswell. The hotel is situated off the main beach with breathtaking views.... 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
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sol Gavilanes 4*
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Sol Gavilanes Cala Galdana, Minorca
Sol Melia Cala Galdana

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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#1 Green Hotel in Cala Galdana #2 Luxury Hotel in Cala Galdana #3 Family Hotel in 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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