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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just got back from a very relaxing week away. We booked a junior suite for some extra space as we travelled with our toddler. The hotel attracts older couples more than families with children (at least at this time of year), but the staff really went out of their way with our daughter. We were on half board and therefore...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you are allocated a room that is directly opposite the noisy building site, then you get a shock. Noise, dust, and no chance of moving away to another room, is what you will get. Its sad, because the hotel is really excellent. The views are spectacular and the service good. An odd thing. I took to the hotel, a...

3Thank Rosco B
St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is a small, friendly and clean hotel situated in the small area of Cala Bona. We stayed for a week at the beginning of April 2016 so a few bars and restaurants were still closed. The hotel is a very short walk from a small harbour in one direction and Cala Millor in the other direction. There is a...

6Thank lizgard25
Milton Keynes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Booked this as a last minute holiday with my boyfriend in August. Hotel was well placed by the beach and within walking distance of Cala Millor and Cala Bona. We were a little disappointed by Cala Millor as it was very Brits Abroad. Cala Bona was a little better, but we struggled to find an authentic Spanish restaurant. Facilities in...

6Thank exploringemma
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We enjoyed most aspects of our holiday. The hotel was very comfortable and kept spotlessly clean. The staff were all very friendly and as helpful as they could be. However, the hotel is taken in its entirety by Thomson. What they fail to mention on their website, is that once you have booked you cannot move you are stuck with...

8Thank Mike E
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

2 Week annual holiday at Gran Sol with my wife we had a very pleasant stay, Location is very good being directly on the beach, the front of the hotel is on the pedestrian walkway with the non-motorised lane in the middle identifiable by being painted blue with white boarders both sides, the lane can be busy at times with...

5Thank cfitz50
Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I was not going to bother to review this hotel but then read what I consider to be very misleading comments by some reviewers about the food. The hotel overall is excellent, but like some others, we were disappointed with the food, especially after so many good reviews. It is not that we were eating in a different hotel as...

5Thank kinglouis2015
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

We visited here again on the 27th September, staying for a week - our fifth visit since 2012. It’s only possible to book the hotel through Thomsons, but bookings can be done independently for the Gran Sol apartments next door. I’ve never seen the hotel as busy in our previous visits. In particular, the restaurant was full in the evenings....

1Thank John B
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I was very impressed with the Gran Sol with the staff the quality of the food and the hotel in general.Reading an earlier post giving a negative view on the food I thought the reviewer must have stayed at a different hotel to me. Firstly for a 4* hotel I thought the breakfast was very comprehensive a selection of cold...

Thank hgvdriver
Reviewed 6 October 2016

My wife and I stayed here for 10 days from mid September. I had intitially requested a room at the back of the hotel overlooking the beach, but was given a side room which still had a sea view. The hotel did try and accommodate us a week later but we decided to stay put as our stay was nearly...


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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel is situated in front of the sea, in Cala Bona, a fishing village, where fishermen can be seen heading out to sea from its pretty harbour.The totally renovated hotel has all modern commodities available for their client’s enjoyment. A PERFECT PLACE FOR A REST. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gran Sol

Address: Paseo Maritimo Cb 4, 07559 Cala Bona, Majorca, Spain
Region: Spain > Balearic Islands > Majorca > Cala Bona
Hotel Class:4 star — Gran Sol 4*
Number of rooms: 58
Also Known As:
Gran Sol Cala Bona, Majorca
Gran Sol Hotel Cala Bona
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Cala Bona
#1 Family Hotel in Cala Bona
#1 Spa Hotel in Cala Bona
#1 Romantic Hotel in Cala Bona
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“Before you go on holiday, try your best to secure a decent room.”
 of 5 bubbles roscob2016, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“As mentioned earlier, don't book on-line if you want a sea view - go to a Thomson shop.”
 of 5 bubbles MikeE977, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the back have larger balconies and get more direct natural light”
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 of 5 bubbles cfitz50, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The junior suites are well worth the extra outlay.”
 of 5 bubbles 579JohnB, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms at the front. Go for rooms at the back (overlooking the beach) if you can get one”
 of 5 bubbles LORDGIBBO, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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