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Sol Barbacan Hotel

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Dunfermline
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had looked at this hotel online and thought it was just what we were looking for. First impressions were good and we got checked in with no problems . We were allocated room 476 and although it was quite a walk from reception the room looked ok . The hotel is situated on a really busy roundabout but we...

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Barbacan_direccion, General Manager at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Debster99 Thank you for writing your opinion on Tripadvisor. We would like to inform you that normally the live music from our loungebar is only playing untill maximum midnight. After we have a soft lounge music playing. I am happy that we could give you a room that you liked more. As for our entertainers, all of them speak...

Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was our first time in this hotel. The staff ar very kindly and helpfull. When we are arrived our room was on the fourth floor. But we didn't want that it was to high for us. And we have asked if there was a room on the groundflour available, and they have. So they give us that one. Great...

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Barbacan_direccion, General Manager at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Norma K Thank you for sharing your opinion. We love to know read that you had a lovely stay with us! As well we would like to thank you for your nice comments about our staff, service and our bungalows. For sure I will pass on your kind words to our Animation team. Yves, Robin, Michele and Dana are...

Salerno, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just returned in Italy after our 6 nights vacation in this beautiful Hotel. We had a nice accommodation (an apartment on the 3rd floor), very spacious for 2 of us, clean, with a small kitchen and all the amenities. We had no problem with noise from the main road, it was enough to close doors and windows and could...

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Barbacan_direccion, General Manager at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Laura T Thank you for sharing your opinion with us and on Tripadvisor. We want to thank you for your kind words about our hotel and especially our staff! I am sure that next time you will be able to rate us with 5 stars! We are already looking forward to welcome you again in Sol Barbacan! Kind regards,...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the bungalows with 2 bedrooms, great to have space for 3 single beds in the kids room. Good closet space, lounge area big and nice. Breakfast is very good with great selection...although for my 2 youngest the only thing on their plate was pancakes for 7 mornings...only complaint was that bed sheets had stains on it and...

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Barbacan_direccion, General Manager at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ling C Thank you for writing your opinion. We are truly happy to read that you enjoyed your holiday in Sol Barbacan! Be sure that we take note of you suggestions for us to improve! We hope to welcome you again very soon! Kind Regards, Pedro Castro

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel during February half term and really enjoyed our stay. Obviously, the hotel is not near the beach, but everything you need is on site, for every age group. We enjoyed the swimming pools, table tennis, darts, pool, volleyball, pétanque and relaxing in the generous area outside our apartment. There is also off street parking for...

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Barbacan_direccion, General Manager at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear GordonBS Thank you for sharing you opinion with us. We love to hear that you had such a wonderful time in Sol Barbacan. Thank you for your lovely words about our swimming pools, our staff, entertainment and our a la carte restaurant El Portalon. We hope to see you soon again in Sol Barbacan! Kind regards Pedro Castro

Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

We have stayed here a few times in a bungalow, which is great. This time we had a one bedroom apartment for two weeks. At first we were given apartment 477. It was very cold, no sun ever and the noise from the restaurant was really loud. You cannot sleep until it ends. We immediately hoped to be changed, but...

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Barbacan_direccion, General Manager at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Eeva-Liisa S Thank you for writing you opinion on Tripadvisor. We are happy to read that we were able to change your room to improve your experience. Thank you for giving a special mention to one of our cleaning ladies, we will pass it on to them! We will take note of your suggestions to improve our services day...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stayed in an apartment and it was much noice from the lounge bar outside so some of us had trouble to sleep. Excellent pool area and sunbeds, great staff. The bungalows look really nice to stay in!

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Barbacan_direccion, General Manager at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ida K, The satisfaction of our guests is our main priority and therefore I would like to thank you for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. Also I would like to thank you for your remark, as this gives us the opportunity to improve. I hope that you will visit Sol Barbacan again in the future! Kind Regards, Pedro Castro

Hoorn, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Top hotel, the nicest people of the island are werking in BBC. The big bungalow is always Nice with 5 people! Animation was really GREAT, like old days. The Pools and the poolbar were great. Very good restaurant El portsalon. We hope we can come next time again, we hope the prices are not raisonneur again!

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Barbacan_direccion, Director General at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear nance2017, It gives me great pleasure to know that you enjoyed your stay in Sol Barbacan, especially our staff, bungalows, animation, pools and restaurant. We hope to see you back soon and thank you for sharing your review with us and other Tripadvisor travelers. Kind Regards, Pedro Castro

Asker, Norway
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed very much my stay here ! Standard is very good, but not VERY high. But it is clean, beds are OK, and the room / apartments has a decent size.. And fully equipped. Even a bottle opener:) And the employees makes a very good atmosphere! Always smiling, polite, and make an effort to make your stay as pleasant...

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Barbacan_direccion, Director General at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear steinwi, First of all, I would like to thank you for sharing your review with us and other TripAdvisor travellers and I am happy to know that you enjoyed the apartment and our staff. We hope to welcome you back soon in Sol Barbacan. Kind Regards, Pedro Castro

Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Reviewed 3 January 2017

The hotel is located far from beach and is built on a very busy & noisy roundabout. Traffic noise runs till very late night and starts early morning. Horribly noisy, especially from the Hotel resto which is located slightly outwards and plays senselessly rubbish loud music every night till late night. Could not sleep properly even a single night. The...

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Barbacan_direccion, Director General at Sol Barbacan Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anil Kumar S , I am sorry for reading your remark. The hotel is not located in first line of the beach, but very close to all other attractions of Playa del Ingles. The music of the bar is the night animation, which does not last more than 11.30h. in the evening. The hotel was renovated in 2015, therefore...

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Tennis Court
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Apartments and bungalows. Renovated in 2015, it offers excellent facilities and services. Certified with ISO 14001 and ISO 9001, Sol Barbacan is an ideal destination to spend your holidays, accompanied by your family and friends, with its spacious gardens, is an oasis in Playa del Ingles. 500 m distance from the city center, 2 km from Playa del Ingles beach and golf courses, 6,5 km from Playa de Maspalomas beach, 15 km from the airport, 29 km from Puerto de Mogan, 30 km from Las Palmas, 77 km de Teror and 89 km from the Valle de Agaete valley. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sol Barbacan Hotel

Address: Avenida de Tirajana 27, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Spain
Region: Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Maspalomas > Playa del Ingles
Price Range: €87 - €209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sol Barbacan Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
Hotel Sol Barbacan
Sol Melia Playa Del Ingles
Sol Barbacan Hotel Playa Del Ingles, Gran Canaria
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Playa del Ingles
#5 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Ingles
#8 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Ingles
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“Rooms on the second floor have a nice few over the hole hotel and bungalows”
  • Our terraceview from Room 165
  • 2 Bedroom Bungalow
  • View from roof terrace Bungalow 45
  • 2Bedroom App. ( it was pack day ;)
 of 5 bubbles normak470, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the ends of the "U" shape of the building have larger balconies. 1st floor have terraces which open out onto the main pool.”
 of 5 bubbles dancingcol, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Some of the Bungalows are overshadowed by Palm Trees which could inhibit sunbathing on the Bungalow rooftop terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles gk050849, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a sunny apartment as some of them are in the shade”
 of 5 bubbles Caris25, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Apartment a little tired. Paint peeling”
 of 5 bubbles rashmijitendras, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
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