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Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

The staff make this a 5 star hotel. Their attentiveness is commendable hence our return visits for the past 4 years. Special thanks to Ralph at the bar and Pedro in the restaurant. The standard and variety of the food is excellent at every sitting. If you are looking to be pampered during your stay the Spa facilities will help...

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england
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Mixed feelings on this hotel. Nice reception staff offered a drink on arrival. Booked a suite but bit disappointed with the room bit tired looking lots of dust bathroom shower plastic and needed updating. Only one towel each and one thin face cloth.The temp in the resort was very cool as early in the season so the room was cold...

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Crowborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Only stayed one night in Jr Suite - all you could ask for, brilliant. Huge bedroom and bathroom in three sub-rooms. Food was ridiculously expensive 40 euros a head for a canteen style self service without drinks.

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Check in was quick and efficient, the room exceeded my expectations along with the balcony and the fantastic view, the indoor pool & spa were very good, food excellent in bar & restaurant, all the staff I encountered were couteous, helpful & friendly, I had no complaints at all. Wonderful break.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

i love this hotel really very nice food any time of the day they have very nice closed pool and open and they have very good beach the room are really beg and the thing i like a lot is the rooms and the way you enter the rooms it fells you are at home

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Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tony C, Thank you for your kind recommendations of the Elba Estepona Gran Hotel &Thalasso Spa*****. We are delighted to learn that your time spent here was enjoyable and that you liked our spacious rooms. This together with the friendliness of my team are the real assets of the hotel. It would be a pleasure to host you in...

Gibraltar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff and good breakfast, relaxing spa and quiet also near to the town area by taxi about 5 minutes drive It has an indooor pool for winter or colder days and a large lobby bar to have drinks If you choose half board the evening dinnner buffet is good and plentiful In peak summer dates it is quite expensive...

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Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa, responded to this review

Dear 535matthew , I have just read your wonderful review over our hotel and I just want to thank you for your lovely words. We are very proud of your recognition . We thank you for your comments and we hope you will visit us again. Kind regards, Juan Manuel Galán General Manager

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here in September for 4 nights, the weather was sunny in the day with a slight chill in the evening. Would need a taxi to get into Estepona, we hired a car from Centrauno (would recommend this company). Breakfast was very busy and no one seemed to check if we'd paid for it or not. Seemed under staffed, but...

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Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa, responded to this review

Dear emmalouisclaire , Thank you for your amazing comments! We are so happy to know that you had a great vacation with us! It certainly makes us want to continue to improve everyday!! Know that our guests have a great vacation makes us feel very happy and proud of our job. We have shared your review with all staff the...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely hotel, very spacious rooms, two showers two sinks plus a bath and separate dressing area. Staff very helpful, spa pool ok, but the treatment rooms (sauna, steam rooms) not hot enough for me. Ladies be warned you have to wear a swim hat. Breakfast ok, enough of the usual choice. The big downside for our trip...

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Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa, responded to this review

Dear Linda G , Thank you very much for taking the time to evaluate our hotel on Tripadvisor and help other travelers make a wise choice. We are proud of you comments and knowing that we have contributed to enhance your holiday experience makes us very happy. We are aware that a satisfied costumer is the best ever publicity we...

Market Harborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for 14 days on half board. Breakfasts were good, evening meals were average to very poor and so we ate out frequently and well. Not quite the idea! There are 71 TV channels, NOT ONE of which provided English language entertainment. Lots of news channels, Al Jazheera, Dubai TV etc, but not bothered about catering for Brits!...

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Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa, responded to this review

Dear barry c, First of all we would like to say thank you for taking the time to publish a review on your recent stay with us. We are happy to read that you particulary liked our friendly staff and the way our general areas are always kept in inmaculate shape. On the other hand we are very sorry to...

Oakham, Royaume-uni
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We visited early February so we were able to see just how vast this hotel is; we rattled around getting frequently lost. It occupies a fine position on the sea front with busy road behind. We had 5 days there and we liked the place although we decided not enough to revisit . 2 things of note : firstly the...

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Elba Estepona E, Director General at Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa, responded to this review

Dear STC12345, Thank you for taking the time to write such a complimentary review on your recent stay with us at the Elba Estepona Gran Hotel & Thalasso Spa ***** We are glad to read your comments have shared your review with all staff the Elba Estepona Gran Hotel & Thalasso Spa ***** and we would like to have the...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa

Address: Urbanizacion Arena Beach | Carretera Estepona - Cadiz, Km 151, 29680, Estepona, Spain
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Malaga > Costa del Sol > Estepona
Price Range: ₹ 9,070 - ₹ 16,313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 204
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Also Known As:
Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Estepona
Gran Hotel Elba Estepona And Thalasso Spa
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Estepona
#3 Romantic Hotel in Estepona
#4 Luxury Hotel in Estepona
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Estepona
#5 Spa Hotel in Estepona
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