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Explanada Hotel Alicante

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We only had one night in Alicante before moving on to Valencia, so we were looking for somewhere to stay that was central and reasonably priced. I would have to say the Explanada hotel was perfect for us. I booked the room on Booking.com for €80 for the night which is a great price. It's set one street back from...

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

The location is perfect and the rooms are very clean. But the biggest ptoblem with the hotel is that some rooms have not a window! They are looking to a common dark hole. The lady at the reception is very rude. It seems that she hates her job.

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Thank Işıl E
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

It is close to the beach right behind McDonald. It doesn't have an attractive and obvious look, but the service is good. The front desk staff is helpful, the room is clean and big. The only shortfalls are the unattractive breakfast (8:00-11:00), price, and the bed. You would have a hospital feeling once going to sleep. No idea what they...

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Just back after a four night stay here and in Alicante, hotel was easy to find after getting airport bus (C6) to Alicante and just behind McDoonalds on the promanade. Rooms a bit small but have small balcony and bathroom was fairly ok with small shower although no plug in sink and after asking twice for one we gave up!...

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3Thank Tom W
IRELAND
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

This is a gr8 hotel which is very convenient for both the beach and the castle in Alicante. I found the staff to be very welcoming and friendly. One of the staff members on reception went out of his way to make me feel comfortable when I was ill during my stay here. I cant recommend this hotel enough!

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Byfleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed one night bed comfy big enough room shower ok and hot water seen some complaints about small cubicles but found there was plenty of room. Location was spot on short walk from the airport bus - bus stop at the Marina loads of nice restaurants nearby sandy beach short walk into the centre for shops . Don't be off...

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Thank John D
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Excellent location, comfortably sized room, good bed, pleasant staff. Small bathroom, no bidet and not much shelving but plenty of instant hot water. Effective air conditioning. Our room was over the street but minimal street noise. But, poor wifi. Couldn't get either TA, which is how we found this hotel, nor Booking.com to run. Server timeouts at every attempt. Very...

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Thank WingerJack
La Nucia, Spain
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Nice hotel with friendly staff. Very well situated close to the shopping streets and plenty of restaurants and bars in the neighborhood. You will need this since the hotel doesn't have a restaurant, but you don't really miss this. You can get breakfast there, but it's a fairly basic buffet. I would recommend to go out for breakfast.

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Thank Michel1303
Vaxjo, Sweden
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Localization of this hotel is just perfect. Breakfast is ok not more. Not that comfortable though to sleep on top of cotton sheets with plastic protection inunder. Welcoming and general service very good and friendly. So for a short stay this is ok but not more.

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 16 May 2015

The hotel is very basic, but it's perfect for a low cost stay. The rooms are small but not tiny, and they're clean. The fridge is noisy, but you can unplug it. Nice personnel. The location is very good, one street away from the main esplanada. Don't expect any sort of view from the windows, though.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Explanada Hotel Alicante

Address: Calle San Fernando 18, 03002 Alicante, Spain
Region: Spain > Valencian Country > Province of Alicante > Costa Blanca > Alicante
Price Range: RM221 - RM552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Explanada Hotel Alicante 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“some of the rooms have a sofa and a seating area which is really useful if staying for a few days.”
 of 5 bubbles iPaddyTravels, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try not to get room 106 - on the corner, so you get the noise from 2 roads, instead of just 1 !”
 of 5 bubbles 81mikew27, 22 Feb 2015 | Read review
“There are no rooms as this hotel is NOT on the EXPLANADA thus your view is another building. God what a dump this place was.”
 of 5 bubbles mehrads2015, 9 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Go for a room at the back without the french doors as these face onto the road - or take ear plugs!”
 of 5 bubbles 551maxineh, 3 Nov 2014 | Read review
“room 402 was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles garypeck07, 14 Oct 2014 | Read review
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