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    Santara Resort & Spa

    Calle Monte de Santa Pola 13 | Gran Alacant, 03130 Santa Pola, Spain
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    Overview
    • Excellent27%
    • Very good36%
    • Average25%
    • Poor6%
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    Free Internet
    Air Conditioning
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    Restaurant
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    Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

    The Santara Resort was welcoming as we got there late at night, there was a guard to greet us and show us to our bungalow which was brilliant but the downfall was that the guard spoke No English it was very difficult to communicate with...More

    3  Thank Sharnte
    Response from Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & SpaResponded 22 December 2016

    Greetings @Sharnte, thank you for your words. We are sorry to read our breakfast buffet wasn't to your liking; it is composed by all the elements of a continental-style breakfast. We are also sorry to read you didn't like part of the equipment of the...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2016

    We had a lovely week staying at Santara Resort. Most of the accommodation is bungalows with a few apartments on the complex - a few are owner occupied. All the actual residential area is securely gated with card access. The site is really clean, well...More

    1  Thank Pam M
    Response from Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & SpaResponded 30 November 2016

    Greetings, Pam, We are very glad to read you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you very much for your kind words. We really hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 19 November 2016

    Formerly known as Life Resort, it is a large complex originally designed to house ex-pat retirees. The 2007 crash scuppered that, and it was sold a while back to new private owners who are repositioning it in the market. They rent out bungalows short and...More

    1  Thank MethuselahNz
    Response from Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & SpaResponded 21 November 2016

    Greetings, @MethuselahNz, We hope your stay was to your liking, as our restaurant was. The 1 day voucher for accessing to the facilities of our spa costs 15 euros, and includes access to gym, spa, sauna/Turkish bath (under request), relax zone, indoor swimming pool and...More

    Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

    After staying in tiny hotel rooms this was a welcomed retreat where we could unpack and spread out. The bungalow had a small kitchen where you could prepare your own meals and a washing machine. The spacious bathroom was set up as a wet room...More

    Thank Glenda B
    Response from Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & SpaResponded 21 November 2016

    Greetings, Glenda, Feels good to read you enjoyed your stay with us. If the shower had any issue, we apologize, for the complex is quite large and our maintenance crew is constantly working to make every single part of the facilities be in perfect conditions....More

    Reviewed 27 October 2016

    The customer service prior to arriving was very good. We booked a bungalow / apartment that should have accommodated 4 adults, however, the only bathroom was an ensuite resulting in one couple not being able to have access to the bathroom at night. In reality...More

    Thank Ketan_G
    Response from Santara_Resort, Public Relations Manager at Santara Resort & SpaResponded 22 November 2016

    Greetings, @Ketan_G, We are pleased to hear you liked the Resort and the cleanliness of the accomodation. Regarding the accommodation, we do inform that the one bedroom units can accommodate up to 4 people, however, in case you wish more privacy, we recommend you book...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 62 - USD 167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 235
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    • Location
    • Spain >
    • Valencian Country >
    • Province of Alicante >
    • Costa Blanca >
    • Santa Pola
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    Traveller (48)
    Pool & Beach (5)
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    Kerry K
    16 June 2017|
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    Response from Ana S | Property representative |
    Hi Kerry, The nearest airport is Alicante - Elche International airport with only a 14 minute drive you will be at Santara Resort & Spa, Calle Monte De Santa Pola, 13. Gran Alacant (Santa Pola) - 03130 Alicante... More
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    "Ask for accommodation with a south/west facing terrace if you want the sun in the afternoon."
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    "If you want a room for 4 adults then book 2 rooms"
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    "Get close to the main entrance, we were room 9."
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