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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was fantastic, so close to the beach lovely area, hotel and pool very clean and well kept, lovely staff, delicious food, great for kids, all in all and lovely family holiday. Thanks hotel principal

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Porto, Portugal
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Hotel placed in center of Gandia Beach, veri closed to biggest avenue, close to teh beach (150mts), with access to city Bus just in front of the hotel. Very clean, and confortable. Considering a beach hotel we find everything we need for a nice stay. Good breakfast, available until 10:30hrs. We selected half board, dinner, and food was diverse and... More 

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Alcala De Henares, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at Hotel Principal during a conference only because it was the overflow option for Hotel Bayren Spa. The ways that Principal didn't measure up are many. I only visited the dining hall once. The food was old and over cooked served in a buffet style. The warmers accentuated the poor quality. The bread was stale. The next morning,... More 

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principalhoteles, Presidente del Consejo at Hotel Principal, responded to this review
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Señor: Contestamos a su escrito de fecha 29-02-16. Por el contenido del mismo le suponemos un miembro del congreso espiritual... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

Good: Good service, nice people. Not so good: Food very average heavy and nothing really light Walls in hallway are cracking and peeling and not taken care of, no views of the beach except in the very highest floors.

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1 Thank Ellen C
principalhoteles, Presidente del Consejo at Hotel Principal, responded to this review
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Señora: Nos halagan sus elogios sobre nuestro servicio y la bondad de nuestro equipo humano. La comida tiene como base... More 

Valencian Country, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We found the hotel to be very good. The staff were friendly, efficient and welcoming. We arrived on Hallowe'en weekend and expected the hotel to be busy, and it was! However, the management seemed to not have planned well enough as the evening meal was poor to say the least. There was one meat dish and one fish dish to... More 

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1 Thank Kathy G
principalhoteles, Presidente del Consejo at Hotel Principal, responded to this review
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Señora: Agradecemos su escrito de opición sobre nuestro Hotel Principal de hace unos días. Ud. acudió al Hotel en la... More 

Schinznach Bad, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

although we had friendly staff and a room high up with a nice view on the sea on one side and the mountains on the other side the hotel does not deserve its 4* . the room seems run down, the shower had mainly burning! water (i decided to take cold shower since I did not manage to get an... More 

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principalhoteles, Presidente del Consejo at Hotel Principal, responded to this review
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Señores: Contestamos con agrado a su atento escrito de estos días pasados. Agradecemos sus elogios a nuestro equipo humano y... More 

Turre, Spain
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118 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Group hotel with friendly staff. We had an okay room, which especially had a nice view on both sides of sea and moutains. The management should try to keep everything in a good condition and pay attention to details.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I live in Gandia and recommended my friend from Belgium to stay here for 7 nights while visiting me, because I expected this to be one of the better hotels in Gandia. Which was obviously not... Because of some issues, my friend would arrive later, so I went to the reception to ask about possibilities to change our booking. They... More 

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Gibraltar, null, Gibraltar
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

My husband and I have travelled extensively throughout the world and we have never come across such a shabby and run down 4 star hotel. The category of the 4 star is misleading as this hotel does not represent this. This hotel is definitely not up to standard and requires to be reviewed urgently. The first impression was that the... More 

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Malaga, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2011

We stayed for a week at the Hotel Principal and enjoyed it. The hotel seemed to be full even during the off-season. Our room was No. 410, overlooking the pool, which I think is the preferred side. Our room had two twin beds. The furniture used a light colored wood for the headboard of the beds, side tables of the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Hotel Principal

Address: Calle del Clot de La Mota 38, 46730 Playa de Gandia, Gandia, Spain
Location: Spain > Valencian Country > Province of Valencia > Gandia > Playa de Gandia
Price Range: $59 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Principal 4*
Number of rooms: 169
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