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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Just back from this hotel and it was the worst hotel I have stayed in as other people writing don't go all inclusive as it is a joke. Rooms badly needing updated bar staff very rude again as said every drink in plastic cup which if you get a coffee in very hot to handle and you need to ask...

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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We are still on our holiday and frankly looking forward to going home . The hotel looks ok on arrival but on closer inspection there are loads of faults . We were given a Suite on arrival for 4 adults but one of the beds was a bed settee with some of the slats missing ...needless to say one night...

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Currently at the santa monica as all inclusive and as couple. Situated near to bars shops and beach. No gripes with hotel, clean,pool bit dated and small but fine. All inclusive do not go all inclusive as you are treated as second class to ALL other clients who are paying. You are ignored at the bar and your drinks be...

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1Thank Karen M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My first visit to Salou and stayed at the Santa Monica Playa. A 3 star hotel that could easily become a 4 star with minor improvement. The reception area and all of the inside is very nice. My room was fine with aircon and overall i had no complaints. The pool area needs a revamp to make it more inviting...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Well what can we say. Im sure you have all seen the movies cocoon, well if you have you will know what i am talking about. This is not a hotel for anyone under the age of 70. The entertainment is playing cards. If you laugh or smile you get pushed about by the restaurant staff. If you try and...

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1Thank dream555
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Very good hotel. They made us feel at home it did not matter that we were the only black staying there at the time. Rooms were cleaned daily. There are varieties of food and enough for everyone. Their all inclusive is fantastic. I will return here again.

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1Thank Kemi A
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Location was good down a steep hill and you were at the main drag great pub across from the hotel called Chaplin so hotel was average did not like paper cups for your drinks at night rooms were fine not enough coat hangers in the wardrobes 3 of us in the room and only 3hangers no problem for sunbeds but...

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Castle Douglas, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Just returned from 2nd year staying at Santa Monica, nice hotel, rooms cleaned every day , friendly staff , very good food, good value for price. Would definitely book this hotel again .Stayed in room facing pool, sunshine all day .

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2Thank angela m
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016

just back from a weeks stay at the Santa Monica Playa and loved every minute of it.On arrival we were booked in and given our keys by friendly staff.our room was 330 and had a great view overlooking the pool area.Room was clean and had a bath and a shower head so had best of both worlds.rooms were cleaned daily...

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2Thank John R
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Just come back from the santa monica we didn't know what to expect because of the bad reviews... so I really feel I want to give an honest review so here goes : The hotel looks very smart from the outside the reception area is beautiful and plenty of comfy sofas as this is the free WiFi area the reception...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about Santa Monica Playa

Address: Calle Falset 3, 43840 Salou, Spain
Region: Spain > Catalonia > Province of Tarragona > Costa Dorada > Salou
Price Range: $53 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Santa Monica Playa 3*
Number of rooms: 211
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Santa Monica Playa Hotel Salou
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“Pool view is noisy. The other side doesn't have a view”
 of 5 bubbles ditsy2015, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“330 3rd floor up.great views but noice from across the road can carry”
 of 5 bubbles johnrI573QU, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you like sun on the balcony in the evening request a room facing away from pool area”
 of 5 bubbles joyceg893, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Get a higher up room as some rooms face nightclubs.”
 of 5 bubbles mancjd82, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Pool view, all day sun south facing”
 of 5 bubbles B3838DXericl, 23 May 2016 | Read review
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