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St Helens, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely week staying at Santara Resort. Most of the accommodation is bungalows with a few apartments on the complex - a few are owner occupied. All the actual residential area is securely gated with card access. The site is really clean, well laid out and maintained. In the kitchen the bungalow had a fridge/freezer, oven and hob...

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings, Pam, We are very glad to read you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you very much for your kind words. We really hope to see you again soon.

NZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Formerly known as Life Resort, it is a large complex originally designed to house ex-pat retirees. The 2007 crash scuppered that, and it was sold a while back to new private owners who are repositioning it in the market. They rent out bungalows short and long term, and a number are privately owned and used as retirement villas or holiday...

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings, @MethuselahNz, We hope your stay was to your liking, as our restaurant was. The 1 day voucher for accessing to the facilities of our spa costs 15 euros, and includes access to gym, spa, sauna/Turkish bath (under request), relax zone, indoor swimming pool and all the activities of Bhavana Spa's fitness and aqua-fitness plan. Also, the kitchen in every...

Napier, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After staying in tiny hotel rooms this was a welcomed retreat where we could unpack and spread out. The bungalow had a small kitchen where you could prepare your own meals and a washing machine. The spacious bathroom was set up as a wet room with only one cabinet that contained towels that provided a space to put your toiletries...

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings, Glenda, Feels good to read you enjoyed your stay with us. If the shower had any issue, we apologize, for the complex is quite large and our maintenance crew is constantly working to make every single part of the facilities be in perfect conditions. Also, about our swimming pool being closed, we usually close it when september starts (sometimes...

Alicante
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The customer service prior to arriving was very good. We booked a bungalow / apartment that should have accommodated 4 adults, however, the only bathroom was an ensuite resulting in one couple not being able to have access to the bathroom at night. In reality the place accommodates two people comfortably. The resort was extremely quiet and it did not...

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings, @Ketan_G, We are pleased to hear you liked the Resort and the cleanliness of the accomodation. Regarding the accommodation, we do inform that the one bedroom units can accommodate up to 4 people, however, in case you wish more privacy, we recommend you book a two bedroom unit on your next visit, which will satisfy all your needs. We...

Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We booked this for my wife, eldest son and mother in law so we needed space and privacy for all. The bungalow was very well equipped with lots of electric points, good kitchen area and two bathrooms. The air con worked very well which was essential. We were there in the first week in September and it was scorching hot....

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Hello, Ernest, We are very happy to see you liked and enjoyed our facilities and your stay here. We really hope to see you here again soon.

Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Took 2 disabled people as this was recommended as a good place for them to stay. This accommodation was fine and they provided everything a disabled person would need. We went half board which meant breakfast and dinner. Breakfast was fine but dinner was inedible most nights. Really disappointed and went out a couple of nights for a decent meal....

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Greetings, @lynnheath51, We are sorry to read your disappointment about Alonai's dinner menu, for our chefs are constantly working to develop a tastier gastronomic offer in every meal. Also, about the swimming pool being closed, we normally have it open until the beginning of september (a few more days if the weather allows it). Hope to see you again here...

St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived today to a very nice welcome from the reception person, we went straight to our bungalow which is very spacious although lacking comfortable seating for four adults , we unpacked grabbed our towels and headed towards the lovely pool that was advertised when booking, sadly it was locked with a notice saying shut for winter, we were not informed...

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Hello @alanpayne01, Sorry to hear your disappointment about the swimming pool being closed. We usually have it open until the beginning of september (few days longer if the weather allows it). Hope to see you again and that next time you can fully enjoy our swimming pool.

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We stayed here 1st to 8th October, as a party of 5. Most relaxing and enjoyable visit. High quality, modern apartments, with good aircon, kitchen etc. and beautiful facilities, I loved the spa and open air swimming pool. Even though first week of October, temperature was up to 29 Centigrade, so the outdoor swimming pool was warm enough. Good Co-op...

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

We are very glad to hear you enjoyed our facilities, @LyndsayWilliams13. Hope to see you again soon!

Santa Pola, Spain
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Hi, we have chosen this magnificent resort as the location so close to the airport and the city of Alicante are great. The quality of the accommodations really deserves it, always in your own privates chalets within the fully secured resort. Also the resort staff is always looking for help, to make the most of your stay. We are SpainTriStages...

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Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your words. Hope to see you again around here soon.

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This was a lovely place. In the position of being re-established with new owners.originally was to be a retirement village for 55+, but the recession in Spain stopped that. It's accommodation is Spanish style bungalows which are very roomy & cool when the weather is very hot, good air conditioning. Nice sitting out on back terrace at night , very...

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Santara_Resort, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Santara Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear 986mel, We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We appreciate that you share your opinion with other travellers. We hope to see you around again soon. Kind regards, The Santara Team

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in a quiet, residential area 4 km from Santa Pola and 15 km from Alicante, Santara Resort is a well-being complex with a spa and health centre. Santara Resort offers a range of modern and stylish bungalows and apartaments. All have kitchens with microwave and fridge. They also have satellite TV, air conditioning and heating ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santara Resort & Spa

Address: Calle Monte de Santa Pola 13, 03130 Santa Pola, Spain
Region: Spain > Valencian Country > Province of Alicante > Costa Blanca > Santa Pola
Price Range: ₹ 3,195 - ₹ 8,787 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Santara Resort & Spa 1.5*
Number of rooms: 235
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for accommodation with a south/west facing terrace if you want the sun in the afternoon.”
 of 5 bubbles 321pamm, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you want a room for 4 adults then book 2 rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Ketan_G, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get close to the main entrance, we were room 9.”
 of 5 bubbles LyndsayWilliams13, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Best Triathlon training location in Spain, Alicante”
  • Running from the resort, great views and tracks
 of 5 bubbles SpainTriStages, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As I indicated earlier this was not a hotel it was bungalows built in Spanish style, but very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 986mel, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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