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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Stayed at the hotel for two weeks bed and breakfast. Excellent room with balcony, really comfortable beds and a spacious bathroom which was absolutely spotless. Mainly French and Spanish staying at the hotel which was refreshing. Breakfast was superb loads to choose from. Hotel bars were well manned and drink prices were very reasonably. All the staff were really friendly.... More 

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Thank philhall22
P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are happy to read that you felt very comfortable in our hotel . Thanks for sharing your opinion with us about your stay because it´s very useful for other customers who wish to stay in our hotel. Please remember that we are at your disposal at any time and hope that you return to visit us soon.... More 

Jersey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

An excellent hotel with good facilities. Upgraded to a suite which included free access to a private sunbathing area with Bali beds, and free parking in the secure garage under the hotel ( otherwise parking is on street outside the hotel, first come, first served). The food was plentiful and excellent with a good variety of meats, fresh fish and... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. Please Know that it is our aim that you spend the best days of your holidays with us and this is what we are working for and trying to improve every day. It is a pleasure for us to know that your stay in our hotel was as... More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Just back from a 10 night holiday 4 of us shared one room. Room was ok with two double beds and a large bathroom. Food excellent and a varied drinks menu, with branded spirits with large measures. Most of the entertainment is Spanish and French but the animation team work really hard to include everyone. We particularly enjoyed that the... More 

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Thank ilbp98
P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest: Thanks for sharing your experience with us, his words help us to continue to improve ourselves for guests as you can feel as at home and enjoy your holidays. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, M. Dolores Cifuentes Gerente More 

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Heaven on earth. Looking to rebook for next year already. As a family of 4 we booked two adjoining room so we had the luxury of 4 double beds. Food was great and not too repetitive. Amazing pools and friendly staff. The whole place was immaculate. Not many Brits there but the children aged 5 and 7 made lots of... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, I would like to thank you for your comments, as it is through them the best way we can improve the quality of our service, understanding the perception of our product and most important the quality and friendly service we provide. We are at your full disposal and hope that you return really soon to Playa Calida so... More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We visited in August, a group of 4 adults and 4 children. First impressions of the hotel were good, the rooms were nice and big (two double beds) with a huge bathroom and balcony. The whole complex was very clean and the view from the infinity pool is truly beautiful. The food was good, lots of fresh fish, seafood, grilled... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest: It is a pleasure for us to know that you had enjoyed your stay in Playacálida Spa Hotel. We will be so pleased for receiving you and your family again in our hotel for your next holidays. Best Regards M. Dolores Cifuentes Gerente More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The hotel is beautiful as you enter there is a aviary with lots of colorful birds in it, We check in which was very fast,by a lady who spoke very good English. Was a bit disappointed with the room as we were all in the same room ,me the hubby and fourteen year old son,food was always good, the pools... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for sharing your experience with us. We are pleased you had enjoyed a good holiday with us. We regret about what happened with the animation team and we will try to work to get that all our guests feel as best as possible and we can enjoy all together of the cultural diversity that characterizes this hotel.... More 

Teguise
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

On arrival the room wasn't ready, told to wait 20 mins. Went back to reception thirty mins later, spoke to another member of staff who said come back in an hour and a half the room MAYBE ready!! We are a family of two very young children. Reception staff not helpful and didn't seem to want to be helpful to... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, I would like to thank you for your comments, as it is through them the best way we can improve the quality of our service, understanding the perception of our product and most important the quality and friendly service we provide. We are very sorry about your comments that reception services were not very satisfactory; because all our... More 

King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Everybody had told us that Hotel Playcalida was superior in all ways to its sister hotel, Playa Almunecar, which we know well. They were wrong. One thing that did impress us was the helpfulness and friendliness of all the staff. We would have expected better from a presidential suite. Yes, the views were good. The bed was comfortable. However, a... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your comments .We regret very much, that we have not fulfilled your needs during your stay. Regarding your comment aout the presindencial suite room , I would like to let you know that each hotel has its own characteristics and all are different. So, Almunecar Playa Suite Presidential has nothing to do with... More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
1 review
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

The hotel was amazing and food excellent. Predominantly French and Spanish guests. Hardly any English-speaking staff so we were not informed of the facilities that were available, or invited to participate in any of the many activities. The entertainment was poor and only in French/Spanish. Staff in the Simbad Restaurant were brilliant and very kind. Staff in the hotel bars... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your experience. Only through the comments of our guests, we are able to know about their experiences. Concerning your comment that our hotel is more adapted to French and spanish tourists I would like to let you know that we have four different principal tourist markets, French, Spanish, English and German, but... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

We spent two weeks at this hotel on half board basis and for what we paid it was excellent value for money. We hired a car from the airport as struggled to find a decent value transfer, car hire for a fortnight was cheaper! The hotel does offer parking onsite but at a cost of €15 a day so we... More 

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P-Stor, Gerente at Playacalida Spa Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your experience. Only through the comments of our guests, we are able to know about their experiences. Our ultimate aim is to give our guests even greater comfort than they may find AT HOME. The whole Playacalida team is at your disposal and we hope you come back to visit us on... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Granada's Costa Tropical is characterised by having a warm climate all year round, abundant natural resources, kind, friendly locals and excellent connections with the rest of Andalusia and the Peninsula. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Playacalida Spa Hotel

Address: Urb. Torregalera, S/N, 18690, Almunecar, Spain (Formerly lti Playacalida Spa)
Region: Spain > Andalucia > Province of Granada > Almunecar
Price Range: $77 - $263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Playacalida Spa Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 325
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Also Known As:
Lti Playacalida Hotel Almunecar
Playacalida Hotel Almunecar
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Almunecar
#1 Luxury Hotel in Almunecar
#2 Spa Hotel in Almunecar
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Almunecar
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“Thank you Hotel Playa Calida our room was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles philhall22, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles mandyseager, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Don't expect luxury from their presidential suite”
 of 5 bubbles 169sandyh, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you are British choose a different hotel”
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“Best views, excellent Swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles psychedelix, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
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