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Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa

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Pool
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
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Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Ocean View
Great View
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2,173Reviews
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I am a frequent traveller to this hotel. The rooms are lovely, very spacious and quiet. Service in the hotel is very good and the staff are welcoming, kind and helpful. The food is nice with an array of dishes to cater for all. The spa is good as is the gym and pools
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The weather wasn't great when we visited Elba, but food was amazing, really amazing, service was great and we couldn't expect more from facilities! I would strongly recommend and we will be visiting again for sure.
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Response from Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa
Responded 1 week ago
Dear john122, Thank you very much for the choice of our hotel for your vacation on Málaga and for sharing your feedback on Tripadvisor with the online travel community.. It is a great motivation for all of us to read your positive comments that resume a delightful holiday experience. We look forward to see you again, hopefully soon! Warm regards from the whole team of Elba Estepona Gran Hotel &Thalasso Spa***** Juan Manuel Galán General Manager
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I'm not a travel agent and I don't claim to have stayed in hundreds of 5 star hotels, but I have been to enough places to work out what I'm doing. As an ordinary traveller, I did my due-diligence before booking. I knew exactly where the hotel was located (I simply used Google
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Response from Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Gadgeteer1066, thank you very much for selecting our Elba Estepona Gran Hotel & Thalasso Spa ***** as your resort of preference on Andalucía. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you took the time to write such a broad positive review about our hotel. Since we firmly believe that every single detail is part of the holiday experience all our team works hard in order to deliver a tailormade service. Thank you once again for your indeptht review and for recommending us to other travellers. Kindest regards, Juan Manuel Galán General Manager
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As a own a Travel agency I decided to book this hotel for our Christmas Holiday having read the great reviews,however most cant have experienced a proper 5star hotel.. I am still staying at the hotel as I write this review. Having stayed in hundreds of 5 star hotels all over
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Response from Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Ultimateholidays1968, Thank you for taking your valuable time for commenting on your holiday with us. I’m sorry to learn that spending time at our hotel was such a dreadful experience for you, and we didn’t live up to your expectations in any aspect. I’m sad to see that you didn’t use the opportunity to speak to us during your stay where we can address many issues and make your stay memorable. Best regards, Juan Manuel Galán General Manager
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Hotel excellent, food excellent and staff very friendly The only thing that would stop us visiting again this time of year ( this is our 2nd visit here) is the lounge area/bar. It is too cold to sit and enjoy a drink unless you wear a coat Several people commenting about
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Response from Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Julie W, thank you for your visit and for taking the time to evaluate your recent stay with us on Tripadvisor. We have carefully read your review and taken them into serious account. We work very hard and we always welcome any sort of feedback as it helps us to improve our services and take neccesary measures wherever required. Once again thank you for your visit and best regards, Juan Manuel Galán General Manager
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The Junior Suite at the Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa
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The Deluxe Double Room at the Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa
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The Deluxe Double Room at the Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa
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Hi, does anyone know whether the junior suites have room safes in them?
Hi A safe, fridge and wi fi were included in the price. A lovely hotel but out of season we had to get taxis to Esteponia and a resort going the other way. Both were very lovely.
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Is it possible to get bus outside the hotel into Estapona town?
Apparently buses run in high season. We travelled at the end of October and had to get taxis to Esteponia and to a resort the other way. Both very nice.
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Do the rooms have an iron and ironing board please?
Yes they do
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Hi are there any shops and restaurants within walking distance?
There's an Aldi across the road and burger king but that's it really in walking
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"sea view rooms"
"All rooms appear to have a good view."
"Rooms facing the sea, pool and gardens."
"Ask for pool view"
"Sea view rooms must have a sea view that is what you are paying for."
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PRICE RANGE
$127 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
gran hotel elba estepona & thalasso esteponagran hotel elba estepona and thalasso spa
LOCATION
SpainAndaluciaProvince of MalagaCosta del SolEstepona
NUMBER OF ROOMS
204
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