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IFA Catarina Hotel

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Naas, Ireland
Reviewed 28 May 2013

We returned to this hotel having stayed here last year. We opted for half board again are were not disappointed, it really is very good value for money. The staff are to be commended they are very polite friendly and helpful at all times nothing was ever a problem for them. The food is very good with plenty of choice....

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your review and thanks for taking your time for it. It is our pleasure you had the expected perfomance at your stay and hope to welcome you again for comming year at the same season. With very "sunny" & best regards and hasta la vista... Enrique Giersberg Hotel Manager

Reviewed 28 May 2013 via mobile

I had a really nice time at IFA Catarina, clean comfortable nice and close to the beach without being on top of it, quiet but not to far away from the clubs and bars! All the staff were VERY friendly and really went out of their way to help!!! The only niggle I would have is the beer that was...

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and thanks for your comment. We are really glad you enjoyed your stay at the IFA Catarina. We had read your comment regarding the beer and soon we will change the local beer to a Dutch brand to meet the central European taste. We hope to welcome you soon at the IFA Catarina and remain with...

sussex ,england
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Good, quiet location of the hotel, but near the dunes. All rooms non-smoking. Our room on third floor overlooking gardens, very quiet. Safe in room only 2 euros per day and largest we've ever had; could fit lap top in easily. Free wifi around reception and in main inside bar. When weather was bad were able to get AI drinks...

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review and specially thanks to the comment on the answer we try to give to our guest on tripadvisor. It shows, we are on the right track. Thanks again and we are very pleased to welcome you again to the IFA Catarina and remain hasta pronto, with best & "sunny" regards, Enrique Giersberg Hotel Manager

sheffield
Reviewed 26 May 2013

Just returned from a fantastic stay at this hotel. It has everything you want on an all inclusive holiday and more. The staff are really friendly throughout the hotel and the maid for our room did a fantastic job everyday. Plenty to do day and night at this hotel. It's a 10 minute walk to the yumbo centre which we...

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egiersbergICA, Gerente at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your review and thanks for the time taken for it. We are very glad you had a nice stay with us and you enjoyed our perfomance. Regarding the beds, we just got new mattresses and we are changing all rooms for new ones. For your next stay, you will have a pleasant sleep and are happy...

portsmouth
Reviewed 23 May 2013

stayed here for 10 nights with friends that had never been to the island before. on arriving everything was in place at reception, the reception staff were very polite and welcoming. on entering our room, it was clean and roomy with enough hangers in the closets. ( I have a couple of little gripes, but will come back to them.)...

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egiersbergICA, Gerente at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and thanks for sharing your experience with all others. We are pleased that your stay was as expected even the mattresses where not of your choice. We cook for many other nationalities and we try to find the taste for every one. Sorry for that... We hope to welcome you soon again at the IFA Catarina...

Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2013

We decided on the Catarina to stay for our honeymoon and from the first to the last minute we had a fantastic time. After reading reviews on tripadvisor we emailed the hotel to say we were on honeymoon and asked for a pool view room, on arrival we found a lovely bottle of bubbly in the room waiting for us,...

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Congratulantions again and thanks for your review and sharing your comment. We are very pleased you had an unforgetable stay and hope to welcome you for the first anniversary at the IFA Catarina and hasta pronto. With best & "sunny" regards, Enrique Giersberg Hotel Manager

Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2013

Wel we came here to celebrate my brothers 21st which they had given him a bottle of champers which was sweet of them hotel clean food excellant we were all inclusive generous with vodka got like 4 shots in one glass one moan could do with more live music n late night snacks and all inclusive ending at 1am but...

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and thank you very much for your comment and hope to welcome you again for your next bottle of champain on your birthday. It was a pleasure to invite all of you to celebrate your brother birthday and we hope to welcome you soon for the next celebration. With very "sunny" regards and hasta la vista......

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2013

Had a brilliant time with the wife.Food was spot on and well presented though at breakfast times it was obvious that the hotel catered for the Germans,but I got by on eggs on toast and made up for it at lunch times. Rooms were spotless and beds were comfortable.I started of in room 440 but due to evenings entertainment noise...

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your review and many thanks for taking the time for it. We are very glad you had a nice stay and we could fullfil your expectations. We had read your comment on the pidgeon cage and we are very sorry you had a view to it. We try to avoid the massive amount of birds on a...

Crewe, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2013

wonderfull hotel, clean , friendly staff, it was like paradise,, food was very good, day activies and staff really good,,, staff looked after us like were royalalty,,,amazing could not fault the hotel,,,it was that good we dint go out of hotel much,,,has drinks were good and food and entertainment...reallly had a good holiday...ps no smoking on balcony of your room..but...

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your experience and for the time taken for this review. We are really pleased you feeled like the royalty. We are sorry regarding the non smoking regulations that affects including balcony and we are oliged legaly to anounce it. Regulations are regulations... We hope to welcome you back to the IFA Catarina to be able to treat...

Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Very clean hotel with very friendly staff, great entertainment for kids, pools bar x food all good, I wasn't sure about going on holiday 7 months pregnant with a 3 year old but it was a fantastic week and I will return next year.

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egiersbergICA, Manager at IFA Catarina Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and thanks for sharing your comment with us. It is a pleasure for us to know that your spend a great week with us even beeing pregnant with 7 month... Concratulations! We hope to see you all including the baby for your next holidays and we wish you all the best. With very "sunny" regards and...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Internet
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about IFA Catarina Hotel

Address: Avenida de Tirajana 1, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Region: Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Maspalomas > Playa del Ingles
Price Range: €86 - €278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — IFA Catarina Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 402
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Also Known As:
IFA Catarina Hotel Playa Del Ingles, Gran Canaria
Ifa Catarina Playa Del Ingles
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#3 Green Hotel in Playa del Ingles
#18 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Ingles
#20 Family Hotel in Playa del Ingles
#22 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Ingles
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“Avoid being above the bar”
grantspring, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed on the 3rd floor and it was very quiet we had a lovely ciew of the pools and gardens”
michellerG3116NG, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Garden & pool view for sun on the balcony during the afternoon.”
davidgQ7039UV, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We have found rooms 301 -330 quite good”
523arthura, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the hotel pool and grounds have the best views. Rooms on the south side are quieter.”
B7915OKgeorgeh, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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